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Topic: Carnival (album)

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  Carnival Boy Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
Album cover instructions to "Play Loud!" usually deserve to be disregarded as empty displays of attitude.
Listen to "Carnival Boy's" almost Western guitar opening, suggesting wide expanses; the soaring, climactic solo; the heavy, assured drums; and all of it topped with a thin coating of organ.
Other songs on the album suggest the cinema as well, not for their breadth but for their snippet-like quality.
www.tobinsprout.com /reviews/carnival.html   (892 words)

 Feeding Frenzy Carnival Page
What's most hopeful, however, is that the album actually comments on something — too politely, perhaps, but at the very least accusingly — of both those who blindly stumble into island fever and the locals who aim to perpetuate it.
Highlights of the album, which features Buffett as Paperman and members of his Coral Reefer Band in supporting roles, are a dry salute to Paperman's former profession (Public Relations), a free-wheeling calypso tribute to a Caribbean stew (Calaloo), a character-rich, languorous anti-love song (Sheila Says) and a hummable island march (1,000 Steps).
Perhaps Don't Stop the Carnival will actually make it to Broadway, as the record label insists it is being readied for "early next year." Even if it doesn't, Buffett has an album of songs that can be enjoyed independently of the show.
www.buffettnews.com /carnival.html   (3069 words)

 DOA Unappreciated Album of the Month - Carnival Art, Welcome to Vas Llegas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
Carnival Art is a perfect example of an incredibly talented guitar rock band that simply got lost in the alterna-fad of the early 90's.
Why Carnival Art didn't get more attention commercially is beyond me, although I have to admit that this record might not have been 'grunge' enough for the scene at the time.
Regardless of how extensive your album collection, there are always one or two albums that touch you in a way none of the others do.
www.adequacy.net /reviews/uam/uam-oct01.shtml   (2241 words)

 The KISS F.A.Q. - The KISS Album Focus: Carnival Of Souls © Julian Gill   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
"Carnival Of Souls" is, if anything, the album where Bruce Kulick was finally allowed to shine, not only as a guitarist, a role in which he'd been shining since 1985, but as a song-writer and singer with his debut lead vocal on "I Walk Alone".
Regardless, the omission of the song from the album pretty much meant that there was yet another track for the box set that was expected to be released at some point in the future.
Finally, after a long delay "Carnival Of Souls" was released on October 28, 1997 with a slightly modified title, "Carnival Of Souls: The Final Sessions" which laid to rest the final recording of the 1992-6 lineup.
www.kissfaq.com /focus/cos.html   (3539 words)

 Album Review ANNIHILATOR-Carnival Diablos :: Maelstrom :: Issue No 2
The main problem with the album is that the song structures and arrangements are too simple.
The coherent nature of what the singer is saying leave the songs open to more criticism, as sometimes the listener's attention is drawn away from the song to focus on something silly and cliché in the lyrics.
Overall, the singing style and delivery on this album can most be compared to present day Testament, but less throaty overall and without the gruff parts.
www.maelstrom.nu /ezine/review_iss2_18.php   (294 words)

 Carnival in Coal
A few years and an outstanding demo tape later, their much awaited debut album "Vivalavida" was released by War on Majors.
Hailed by French critics and most warmly welcomed by the public, CARNIVAL IN COAL quickly stroke back with a tribute album destined to enlarge their audience in Europe and the rest of the world ("French Cancan", released in November 1999).
The German and Austrian metal heads in particularly are fond of this album, and "French Cancan" paved the way for the duet's inevitable new baby, the multi-facetted "Fear Not Carnival in Coal", to be released on the 2nd of July.
www.angelfire.com /music6/metalmadness_bands/carnivalincoal.html   (222 words)

 Insane Clown Posse Joker's Cards Information
Hollywood and Disney both approved the album, and a new era was born.
It introduces the Carnival of Carnage (Also known as the Dark Carnival) which all their proceeding albums reference to.
As far as their albums go, this one probably sounds the most like a full-fledged rap album.
www.geocities.com /danwhitaker/cards.html   (1618 words)

 Well Rounded Entertainment
What I wanted people to get from the album was that every song that I did, I recorded through an emotion, at a certain feeling, being at a certain place.
Your first solo album, The Carnival, did very well, it sold well, got generally good reviews, but then a year later, Lauryn comes out with her album, and it's like the world stops turning.
You've obviously made an effort -- not just on your solo albums, but with the albums you produce, the people you work with, the people you play with -- to not limit yourself to the world of hip-hop when you look for collaborators.
www.well-rounded.com /music/interviews/wyclef.asp   (1713 words)

 AMON DÜÜL II Carnival in Babylon reviews
Dominated by delicious musical parts of the two guitarists and gentle vocal melodies, this album deserves a good mark in Amon Duul II career, showing to the public an other side of their music, less experimental and complex but a nice and efficient psych/ folk rock music.
This album (the band's fourth) is a completely different affair than the three that preceded it, in that it begins to focus more on songwriting, vocal work, and a degree of cohesion; as opposed to turning all the amplifiers up to 11 and freaking out for entire album sides (which is equally delightful, of course).
As you would expect this album is full of creativity and progressive originality and if you listen real carefully you will hear things you have not ever before.
www.progarchives.com /Progressive_rock_discography_CD.asp?cd_id=4722   (1393 words)

 CD Baby: ZEN CARNIVAL: Inheritance
The Zen Carnival vision is that of a musical amoeboid science project on a very long voyage, surfing the mediawaves looking for cool musical forms to gobble up and call their own.
Zen Carnival's material captures the mystical atmosphere found in the wonderful music of Genesis, Yes, Rush, and Pink Floyd, but with a modern sound that incorporates elements of grunge, techno, avant-garde, and 20th century classical music.
Zen Carnival is a Boston based-unit that delivers melodic progressive rock with a touch of recent Marillion influence.
www.cdbaby.com /zencar   (656 words)

 Amazon.com: Music: Presents the Carnival Featuring the Refugee Allstars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
I also am convinced that the album was not publicized as much as it should have been.
Listening to the album, one is practically given a glance at a soul on fire----to paraphrase Manchester.
Maybe part of the album's attraction was the manner in which Wyclef's assertion of himself, of his culture and homeland became not just a one-man thing, but a universal thing.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00000DSN0?v=glance   (1348 words)

 Afropop Worldwide
Once a place to escape the nation's problems, this year Carnival revelers carried their anger and frustrations to the calypso arena as Trinidad suffered at the hands of increased crime, drugs.
Carnival 1997 highlights from Trinidad, Brazil, French Guyana and Haiti.
Headlines from Carnival 1996…the Bajan invasion, controversy (of course!) and Chutney.
www.afropop.org /radio/program_stream/ID/15/Carnival!   (1074 words)

 Wyclef Jean Presents The Carnival
Even this early in the album, it's clear that Wyclef is a decent emcee in his own right, even away from the Fugees.
Wyclef shocked me. This album didn't just surprise me by not being lame, it turned out to be absolutely excellent, easily rivaling (perhaps surpassing) the previous Fugees effort, The Score (which itself probably would've probably made my list for the Top Ten albums of '96).
The Carnival is not without its filler, but it's possible to program around the 9 skits and have yourself a very solid, consistent, 15-track album.
www.geocities.com /SunsetStrip/Disco/4920/r001.html   (1838 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
The Carnival Bizarre is a bit of an annoying album because it contains some of Cathedral's most hard hitting, best overall songs, and alongside them some of the most annoying, long, pieces of shit as well.
These tracks, as well as a couple others on the album are tight, strong and have riffs in them that are the band's best to date.
Two terrible songs, "Night of the Seagulls" and "Inertia's Cave" are poorly placed near the middle of the album, both are quite long, and both are so goddamn annoying that I rarely make it past the first one to hear the rest of the disc.
www.deadtide.com /content/reviews/albums/page.php?review_id=557   (228 words)

 Amy Correia CD review of Carnival Love on AudioRevolution.com
The album is full of music that features only her voice and extremely sparse instrumentation, consisting mainly of acoustic guitar, ukulele and an occasional piano, drum set, bass and string section.
Needless to say, the songs that stand out on the album for me just happen to be the ones that were produced by Thorn.
Amy Correia obviously left a great amount of the creative control of the songs to the respective producers and it is refreshing to actually hear the variations in the individual tracks depending on who is pulling the string behind the scenes.
www.audiorevolution.com /music/revs/amycorreia.shtml   (607 words)

 FAME Review: A Carnival of Voices: Ellis Paul   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
The album is tastefully produced by Jerry Marotta and features support by Duke Levine, Patty Griffin, Jennifer Kimball, and Tony Levin, among others.
The songs on "Carnival" tell the stories of different individuals including the story of two time-pressed tourists who are immediately recognized by their more casual French in "Paris in a Day".
The one distracting aspect of "Carnival" is placing the final song "Ghosts" as an unlabelled bonus track at the end of a reprise chorus of the opener "Midnight Strikes Too Soon".
www.acousticmusic.com /fame/p00340.htm   (479 words)

 THE WISHING TREE Carnival of Souls reviews
Rothery has since revealed that the early albums by Joni Mitchell were very influential on him when writing for this album, especially on “Hall of memories” and “Fire bright”.
The album is very vocal, with Rothery’s guitar work filling out the sound rather than dominating it.
For me, the album is a bit too vocal, it would have been preferable if Rothery had used the opportunity to develop his excellent guitar work on the album more.
www.progarchives.com /Progressive_rock_discography_CD.asp?cd_id=2487   (1257 words)

 The Guardian's Lifestyles News
This week's album review takes a close look at "Soca Pace 2K5 #1", a hot, blazing compilation album featuring various artists that is, at times, a mindless romp through the images of a maze of colorful, gyrating bodies.
K.M.C. tells us all about his "First Experience" at Carnival which for the trained ear is a painful experience, a beautifully arranged song but with his at times off-key performance, he would, perhaps, be a better writer and not a singer.
This album is more suited to a workout album for those seeking to lose a few extra holiday pounds.
www.thenassauguardian.com /social_community/303520796180030.php   (1104 words)

 ..:: Quebec Carnival -- Welcome! ::..
Come and visit the biggest winter carnival in the world in the heart of the old Quebec.
The snow bath, night parades, slide runs, giant foot ball game, ice fishing, concerts, snow sculptures, horse-drawn sleigh or dogsled rides, Ice Tower and skating are among the many activities offered during this year's Carnival.
You are invited to celebrate the Carnival's 51st edition from January 28 to February 13, 2005.
www.carnaval.qc.ca /english/index_corpo.asp   (113 words)

Although this album was recorded back in late 2000, it may win the prize for the most metal album of 2001.
It’s as if, during the song writing sessions for this album, the band said, "Okay, this will be the Slayer song, this will be the AC/DC song and this other track will be the Judas Priest track." It could have been a disaster, but they pull off the various metal styles convincingly.
We’ve spun Carnival Diablos nearly ten times now in the office and chances are, unless Rob Zombie or Tool get their new albums out soon, Annihilator will be the kings of metal at AudioRevolution.com for a while.
www.audiorevolution.com /music/revs/annihilator.shtml   (504 words)

 Sing Out! The Folk Song Magazine: Publication noted: an anotated listing of new folk recordings, videos & books - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
A reissue of the 1968 album of 13 folk-rock, country and bluegrass songs.
4th album from the western-swing trio with a dozen swing, traditional and jazz tunes and songs.
Reissue of 1971 album of traditional songs and ballads that Margaret collected in Vermont and Kentucky.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1197/is_3_46/ai_92083894   (8286 words)

 Review: Maddy Prior and the Carnival Band, Hang Up Sorrow And Care - Paul Grzelak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
Maddy Prior, the lead vocalist for Steeleye Span, is in fine voice, and the Carnival Band is ready with a rather diverse collection of instruments (everything from the lute to the kazoo, the recorder to the electric guitar, etc.) The combination creates a rather bright and cheerful album.
There is the unusual instrumentation of the Carnival Band that reminds this critic slightly of Gryphon.
The vocals of Maddy Prior are raised in a number of a capella tunes, sung in rounds with the gentlemen of the Carnival Band.
www.westnet.com /consumable/1996/05.16/revprior.html   (459 words)

 ASPPhotoGallery (Carnival Victory - Jan 2005 - Album_ID 1704)
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Carnival Victory arriving Philipsburg, St Maarten approx 11am and whilst docked at night.
A few photos of Carnival Glory berthed at Philipsburg, and whilst departing at night.
www.travelserver.net /travelpage/aspgallery/view_ad.asp?Ad_ID=1704   (562 words)

 Carnival  ( Manhã de Carnaval )  ~  album links
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Lightly Latin" LSP-3552 STEREO 1966
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "This is Perry Como Vol.
Album issue: TELDEC-LP12 "Perry Como Forever" RCA FJL-27195 GERMANY 1976
kokomo.ca /album_links/carnival_album_links.htm   (134 words)

 Trinidad Carnival
The genesis of this "world's greatest" Carnival has been attributed to the many cultures of Trinidad and their interaction.
While the African influence is predominant, the Carnival carries an overriding theme of unity, a central part of this unique culture's mythology.
This is pretty mas’ and it rules the streets as tens of thousands of Trinis, many who return annually just for the Carnival, strut their embellished bikinis with elaborate glue and stapled together shiny armor and ornaments.
www.carnaval.com /cityguides/trinidad/trincarn.htm   (2904 words)

 MV Galleries :: Carnival of Consciousness Funhouse :: 24   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
Album: Night Life (clubbing pics / Nightlife Pictures)
This year the man stood upon a many-chambered maze, a carnival of consciousness housing a freak show of the self.
Each interactive room contained an art installation indicating a different mood, a different mask; a different mode of being we assume as players in the masquerade that's called a personality.
taz.mvgals.net /gallery/bman05-funhouse/IMG_0236   (75 words)

 Slide Show for album :: Traditional Carnival Characters
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If you would like to submit photos to this album, please ensure that you are the copyright owner of the photos or have written permission to publish them here.
www.triniview.com /album/slideshow.php?set_albumName=tcc   (126 words)

 Amazon.com: Music: Carnival: Rainforest Foundation Concert [LIVE]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
This album is not a concert like the title here suggests.
But that does not in any way mean that this is an album for children, although they would enjoy it.
This is an album for people, all people.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000003ETY?v=glance   (902 words)

 Leicester Caribbean Carnival Flashback   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-07)
From its inception in 1985, The Leicester Caribbean Carnival Ltd has photographed the various events which make the Leicester experience so unique.
Instead we are highlighting some of the outstanding scenes for the years 1998 to the present.
For the more adventurous you can look back at carnival over the years in the Carnival Album.
www.lccarnival.org.uk /flashback.htm   (85 words)

 IslandMix - What else on Your Album?
However the public is not exposed to it (unless we go out and buy the album), because from December to December they are running the same songs.
Basically the man is selling his album and by the time he releases the album to the public (which is usually a year after that first tune was released), the ablum selling!!!
Maybe if they release a tune or two in November, then release the big big carnival hit in January (or a month b4 carnival, whether it is Cropover or Vincy), then after d carnival, release other tracks from the album throughout the year.
www.islandmix.com /backchat/showthread.php?t=1902   (699 words)

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