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Music For Films - Brian Eno

Advantages: gorgeous little vignettes of music, all with their own character
Disadvantages: only that some of pieces are too short

This collection of Eno tracks was recorded between 1975 and 1978 and first issued in 1978. The pieces were intended for films - hence, obviously, the title - and many have been used as such over the years. There is something very appealing about nearly ...

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This is why you were given ears

Advantages: Beautiful music for the senses
Disadvantages: No comment

Don't let the title of this superb album fool you. Yes, it was originally intended to be played in the airports where people meet their loved ones; say goodbye to them; loudspeaker announcements; and boredom ensues whilst waiting for your flight to be ca ...

aitchison21 10.03.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Music For Airports (Ambient 1) - Brian Eno

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Certain streets have certain corners...

Advantages: Eno is ever creative
Disadvantages: but not as potent as usual.

Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy) is my last review of Eno’s 70s (near) Pop work, a form he would pretty much abandon after Before and After Science, in favour of more experimental work and explorations as pop-producer (Talking Heads, U2 etc.). His sec ...

No_name 08.08.2004 · Read full review
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Thursday Afternoon - Brian Eno

Advantages: calming, gentle, ideal for chilling out
Disadvantages: none

One of the first albums to fully utilise the extended length of the cd, this 1985 offering from Brian Eno will delight fans of his ambient work and probably irritate those who find this side of Eno's work rather twee. 61 minutes in length this is one pi ...

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Here Comes Brian Eno

Advantages: Eno's first musical high
Disadvantages: One bad track

Having blathered on about Brian Eno’s genius in my Ops for Bowie’s Outside and Earthling (though not in my Op on Fripp’ Exposure and he was in on that too, but not quite so obviously) it seems fitting that I get round to the master himself. That first se ...

No_name 25.01.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Here Come The Warm Jets - Brian Eno

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