Bel Canto - Shimmering, Warm & Bright mp3 album
Shimmering, Warm and Bright is the third album by the Norwegian band Bel Canto. Unicorn" (Drecker, Johansen) – 5:19. Summer" (Drecker, Johansen) – 4:47. Die Geschichte einer Mutter" (Drecker, Johansen) – 6:53. Waking Will" (Drecker, Johansen) – 5:16. Shimmering, Warm and Bright" (Drecker, Johansen) – 3:18. Sleep in Deep" (Drecker, Johansen) – 2:58. Buthania" (Drecker, Johansen) – 2:39. Le Temps Dégagé" (Drecker, Johansen) – 4:43.
The two strongest songs open and close the album respectively. Unicorn," embracing low-key techno á la Ultramarine, but still dressed with the sparkling keyboards and lush orchestrations of previous releases, is perfectly lovely. Drecker's delivery infuses the almost fairy-tale lyric to lovely heights, building to an evocative conclusion.
Title on front cover: shimmering, warm and bright Title on CD and spine: shimmering, warm & bright. Released in a "W" stamped jewel case, with a black tray. Matrix, Runout: 903176489-2 WME.
Shimmering, Warm & Bright by Bel Canto, released 01 September 1992 1. Unicorn 2. Summer 3. Die Geschichte Einer Mutter 4. Waking Will 5. Shimmering, Warm & Bright 6. Sleep In Deep 7. Buthania 8. Le Temps Dégagé 9. Spiderdust 10. Mornixuur Bel Canto reached a wider audience with this 3rd album (their last one for Crammed), released in 1992. Recorded in Oslo and produced by Nils and Anneli, it pursued and amplified the trends set in the band’s previous works, with their original mixture of melodic dance music, inspired ambiances, ethnic elements, medieval/fairy-tale imagery.
Album · 1992 · 10 Songs. Shimmering, Warm and Bright Bel Canto.
Jenssen left before the recording of Shimmering to pursue his solo career as Biosphere; arguably he took some of the harder and darker edges of Bel Canto with him, but by no means all, and the band was not crippled as a result. The duo of Drecker and Johansen here create another bewitching array of songs with sources young and old, resulting in another exquisite fusion of modern technology with haunting touches from the past. The two strongest songs open and close the album respectively.
Shimmering, Warm and Bright is norwegian band Bel Canto's third release, and it was issued way back in 1992. It was also their first release without electronica wizard Geir Jensen (aka Biosphere) in the group, which resulted in a slight change of musical style, and what is probably their most commercially successful release ever.
Features Song Lyrics for Bel Canto's Shimmering, Warm & Bright album. Shimmering, Warm & Bright Lyrics. Bel Canto Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963. RIFF’d: Nas’ ‘Nasir’. Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965.
|1||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (Album Version)||3:18|
|2||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (Remix)||3:19|
|3||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (Instrumental Remix)||3:20|
NotesCD packaged with back inlay only.
|9031-76507-2||Bel Canto||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (The Alien Nation Remixes) (CD, Single)||WEA||9031-76507-2||Europe||1992|
|9031-76506-0||Bel Canto||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (12", Ltd, Num, Promo, W/Lbl)||WEA Musik GmbH||9031-76506-0||Germany||1991|
|9031-76506-0||Bel Canto||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (12", Maxi)||WEA Musik GmbH||9031-76506-0||Germany||1991|
|9031-76505-7||Bel Canto||Shimmering, Warm & Bright (7")||WEA, Crammed Discs||9031-76505-7||Europe||1992|