Label: Polydor - 2459 330 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock
Change was in the air when the Golden Earrings made their third album in ; psychedelia was sweeping the U. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band had raised the bar in terms of production and arranging styles. The Golden Earrings had made some changes of their own as well -- rhythm guitarist Peter De Ronde had left the group, and lead singer Frans Krassenburg was replaced by Barry Hay. Miracle Mirror was very much an album of its time, and predictably sounds a Sam And Sue - Golden Earrings* - Miracle Mirror deal different than their first two LPs.
Like Just Earrings and Winter HarvestMiracle Mirror Sam And Sue - Golden Earrings* - Miracle Mirror reflected what was going on in the British music scene at the time even though the band was Dutchbut the heady atmosphere of made room for musicians to follow a number of different paths, and the Golden Earrings were eager to investigate as many as they could Irene - The Photos - Irene the studio. Horns and strings fill out the grand-scale pop number "Crystal Heaven" and the folkier "Gipsy Rhapsody.
You name the new-in sonic innovation, it's probably somewhere on Miracle Mirrorbut what hadn't changed for the Golden Earrings was the songwriting talent of bassist Rinus Gerritsen and guitarist George Kooymans and the group's uniform excellence in the studio; the confidence and sense of adventure that informed their first two albums was in full flower here, and if there are some moments on Miracle Mirror that sound a bit pretentious all these years later, the Golden Earrings ' instincts were spot-on most of the time, and this album has worn the test of time more gracefully than many other works from the first acid era.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Styles Arena Rock Hard Rock. Track Listing. The Truth About Arthur. George Kooymans. Circus Will Be in Town in Time. Crystal Heaven.
Sam and Sue. I've Just Lost Somebody. Fortune's Wife. Who Cares? Born a Second Time. Magnificent Magistral. Must I Cry? Gipsy Rhapsody. Sound of the Screaming Day. She Won't Come to Me. Remember My Friend.
Crystal Heaven George Kooymans. Fortune's Wife George Kooymans. Magnificent Magistral George Kooymans. Gipsy Rhapsody George Kooymans. Sound of the Screaming Day George Kooymans.
Remember My Friend George Kooymans.
Long Ago Waltz - The Cloverleaf Orchestra - Cloverleaf Fun-Fest, Only You (There Will Never Be Another) - Side A - Side A (White Album), Rest In War - The Smashrooms - Rest In War, Do It Again (Radio Edit) - Nexone - Do it again / Lazy Sunday