Caravan In the Land of Grey and Pink
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MeatSalad
April 11th 2013


15886 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

In the land of ghey and dink

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DrHouseSchuldiner
April 11th 2013


5643 Comments


Awesome!

oltnabrick
April 11th 2013


33197 Comments


i like it.

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PunchforPunch
November 28th 2013


6279 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

yea me 2

KILL
November 28th 2013


73904 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

no

BigPleb
November 28th 2013


41271 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Debut is overlooked.

PunchforPunch
November 28th 2013


6279 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

damn u guys post fast

KILL
November 28th 2013


73904 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

no

PunchforPunch
November 28th 2013


6279 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Kill you speak in riddles, i don't understand.

KILL
November 28th 2013


73904 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

nd u nvr wil

Fozzie
April 23rd 2014


412 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Delightful album and one of the best from the Canterbury Scene. The record has wonderful melodies, witty lyrics, and fantastic arrangements. The music is a hybrid of psychedelic, jazz, pop, with folk influences.



Golf Girl is the first tune and it begins with a brilliant trombone intro. The track is very catchy, upbeat, and really gives off that British feel. There is some great mellotron, cowbell, piccolo, and of course the silly innuendo-laced lyrics to top it off.



Winter Wine is a very beautiful track featuring fantasy imagery. Richard Sinclair's vocal performance is outstanding and his lyrics and bass line are just as solid. The highlight of the song is the unreal fuzz-organ solo by Dave Sinclair.



The slight drawback to the record is the Pye Hastings contribution, Love to Love You. It's not a terrible track, but it's more pop and feels out of place. The song would have been more fitting on either of the first two Caravan albums which had the psychedelic pop vibe. This aside, the song is catchy and has a great flute solo towards the end.



The title track is another solid fantasy number with some amusing lyrics about "grumbly grimblies" and "picking our fill of punk weed and smoke it till we bleed - that's all we'll need." A lovely song with a dreamy piano piece around the 2 minute mark.



Nine Feet Underground is the last track clocking in at 22 minutes. The musicianship is tight, with solid grooves from drummer Richard Coughlan and superb bass playing from Richard Sinclair. Pye Hastings and Richard Sinclair each contribute a vocal section to the song which is a nice touch. Dave Sinclair once again gets to shine, performing several fuzz-organ solos that intertwine nicely with the lead guitar. Truly an epic jam with beautiful melodies, killer instrumentals, flawless grooves, excellent tempo changes, and an elegant psychedelic atmosphere.

dannyboy89
April 23rd 2014


13146 Comments


The Fozzman stricketh again.

PunchforPunch
April 23rd 2014


6279 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

ey sup fonzie

KILL
May 8th 2014


73904 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

fuckin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7zcOlnEoRo





menawati
Contributing Reviewer
May 8th 2014


16389 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

nice vid listening now

KILL
May 8th 2014


73904 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

love those old vids with those terrible psychedelic backgrounds

Nagrarok
May 15th 2014


8424 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

This is just such a lovely album.

Jethro42
May 15th 2014


13016 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Nine Feet Underground and Winter Wine are the tits.

conesmoke
May 15th 2014


5376 Comments


They sure are

Jethro42
May 15th 2014


13016 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

They have so much in common with Camel.



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