Van Morrison Astral Weeks
NME (Magazine): Ranked #15 in NME's list of the `Greatest Albums Of All Time.'
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- Released: July 7, 1987
- Originally Released: 1987
- Label: Warner Bros / WEA
Rolling Stone - 12/11/03, p.98Ranked #19 in Rolling Stone's "500 Greatest Albums Of All Time" - "...ASTRAL WEEKS is Morrison going deep inside himself, to the far corners of his life and art, without a net or fear..."
Q - 6/00, p.89Ranked #6 in Q's "100 Greatest British Albums" - "...Its musical daring, mantra-like incantations and kaleidoscopic use of language [is] still beyond cosy categorization....recalling his provincial, '50s Belfast youth with an almost feverish imigination and regret..."
Q (Magazine) - p.140"[O]ne of rock's crowning glories and, with Morrison at times entering an almost trance-like state of rapture, the very apex of his art."
NME (Magazine) - 10/2/93, p.29Ranked #15 in NME's list of the 'Greatest Albums Of All Time.'
Paste (magazine) - "It's a real hybrid; the bluesy twang of Morrison's voice, the folk and classical underpinnings of the musical arrangements, the jazz cadences."
Paste (magazine) - "ASTRAL WEEKS gets cited as a seminal album as often as rain falls. It's Van Morrison's masterpiece and an undisputed classic among music fans."
- 1.Astral Weeks
- 2.Beside You
- 3.Sweet Thing
- 4.Cyprus Avenue
- 5.The Way Young Lovers Do
- 6.Madame George
- 8.Slim Slow Slider
Personnel includes: Van Morrison (vocals, acoustic guitar); Larry Fallon (arranger); Jay Berliner (guitar); John Payne (flute, soprano saxophone); Warren Smith, Jr. (vibraphone, percussion); Richard Davis (bass); Connie Kay (drums).
Recorded in New York.
Includes liner notes by Van Morrison.
Personnel: Van Morrison (vocals, guitar, saxophone, keyboards); Jay Berliner (guitar); John Payne (flute, soprano saxophone); Warren Smith (vibraphone, percussion); Connie Kay (drums).
Recording information: Century Sound Studios, New York, NY.
Arranger: Larry Fallon.
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