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  Promised land - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
According to the Bible, the Land of Israel (Hebrew transliteration: Eretz Yisrael) was promised to the descendants of Hebrew patriarchs Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob by God, making it the Promised land.
The concept is frequently used symbolically by Christians, especially in hymnody as a reference to Heaven, or to a new land, such as North America colonized by the Pilgrims.
In the Bible, particularly in Genesis, Deuteronomy and Joshua, the Land of Israel was promised as an everlasting possession.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Promised_land   (372 words)

 Harold Land Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Land, born in Houston and raised in San Diego, moved to Los Angeles in the early '50s.
He soon began to establish himself as one of the most singular and powerful of jazzmen, making albums with bassists Red Mitchell and Curtis Counce and then, in 1958, making his 12'' LP debut (he had recorded four selections in 1949 that were released by Savoy).
Land remains one of the most impressive and deep improvisers in jazz.
www.view.com /land-bio.html   (1314 words)

Percy Arnold Land, Jr.born on October 27, 1908 in the town of Smithtown, Village of Hauppauge, Long Island, the son of Percy Arnold Land, age 23, carpenter, born in Canada and Meta Peterman, age 22, born in Hoboken, New Jersey.
Meta Helen Land, known as Helen, born on February 14, 1910 in the town of Smithtown, village of Hauppague, the daughter of Percy A. Land, age 24, carpenter, and Meta Petermann, age 24, born in Hoboken, New Jersey, she was the second of two living children.
Allen Bernard Land born on January 8, 1913 in Central Islip, Long Island, the son of Percy Arnold Land, age 27, contractor and builder, born in Canada and Meta Peterman, age 26, born in New Jersey, he was the third of three living children.
www.maggieblanck.com /Land/PL.html   (2798 words)

 Cockaigne - tScholars.com
Pieter Bruegel the Elder's The Land of Cockaigne, painted in 1567.
Cockaigne was a medieval land, a mythical land of plenty, where all the harshness of medieval peasant life did not exist.
Like Atlantis and El Dorado, the land of Cockaigne was a fictional utopia, a place where idleness and gluttony were the principal occupations.
www.tscholars.com /encyclopedia/Cokaygne   (670 words)

 The Prodigy : The Fat of the Land - Listen, Review and Buy at ARTISTdirect   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Few albums were as eagerly anticipated as The Fat of the Land, the Prodigy's long-awaited follow-up to Music for the Jilted Generation.
The Fat of the Land was touted as the album that would bring electronica/techno to a wide American audience; in Britain, the group already had a staggeringly large following that was breathlessly awaiting the album.
The Fat of the Land doesn't have quite enough depth or variety to qualify as a flat-out masterpiece, but what it does have to offer is damn good.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/store/artist/album/0,,271910,00.html   (331 words)

 Holy Land Photo Album
This is the only view Moses got of the Land (though I suspect it was less hazy then) to which he led the people because he had disobeyed a command of God.
Perhaps a clue to how the land could be defiled is seen today in the AIDS virus which can remain alive for days after leaving an infected person's body.
The astronaut Neil Armstrong was visiting the Holy Land, and being the celebrity that he was, he was shown around by top-notch archaeologists.
members.aol.com /zimlechem/album.html   (1029 words)

 New Gibraltar Encyclopedia of Progressive Rock L
Land of Chocolate is Jonn Buzby's next effort after the dissolution of Finneus Gauge, where he played drums with his brother, keyboardist Christopher Buzby (Echolyn).
Lonely Land was released by The Laser's Edge, one of the two premier prog rock labels in the US (Syn-phonic is the other), and is the debut recording by a Swedish band who recreate the sound of the seventies, complete with the ubiquitous Mellotron.
The album highlight, however, is the balladic "Between Sleeping and Dreaming", a song that combines melodic beauty and tastefully decorative, yet dynamic keyboard arrangements with skill that is all too rare in contemporary neo-prog.
www.gepr.net /l.html   (13222 words)

 Harold Land Album Reviews
As a result of this, he based himself in Los Angeles afterwards, and at the time (the mid-50’s), the West Coast wasn’t exactly recognized as a hotbed of talent and innovation, so opportunities to attract attention and good deals were few.
Unfortunately, “The Fox” is the only one of its kind on the album, which is not to say the remainder is sub-par, but it’s less exciting.
Land’s other composition, “Little Chris” (dedicated to his son), always reminds me a bit of Coltrane’s “Spiral” (from Giant Steps, recorded a few months before these sessions), not only because of the remarkable single notes-intro, but also because of the way in which it develops into a light swing.
www.guypetersreviews.com /haroldland.php   (579 words)

 BBC - Dance Review - Unkle, Never, Never, Land
Even without the Star power that never never land has (the only REAL stars that collaborated with them were Ashcroft and Yorke), Psyence Fiction stands out as a great album that takes the listener in a tri-hop, hip-hop, drum and bass roller coaster ride that surprises at every corner.
This new album is easier to listen to and that's what disappoints me a bit, but after 3 times of listening if have to admit that this album too is really great, but i still prefer the more laid down music of psyence fiction.
There are tracks on this album that are very much like a window into your own soul leaving goose bumps that will return for a number of plays of this sublime album.
www.bbc.co.uk /music/dance/reviews/unkle_never.shtml   (2645 words)

 EvilSponge: Album: Land by Patti Smith
Land is a retrospective anthology, but it includes more than just “Best of” songs.
Packaged in a simple fl and white fold-out cardboard cover smaller than most double-CD albums, Land’s presentation is both moving and unostentatious.
While the covers are whimsical and unexpected, Land offers no hint about Smith’s musical direction following the reflective Gung Ho and little solace in the aftermath of 9/11.
www.evilsponge.org /albums/SmithPatti__Land.htm   (642 words)

 BBC - Rock & Alt Review - Biffy Clyro, Infinity Land
The album, which was produced by the band and with the help of Foo Fighters and Feeder producer Chris Sheldon, is crammed with 13 sprawling songs that are a testament to the Scottish trio's work rate.
AMAZING, this album is so good i havent stopped listening to it in school as well, also have had my cd player confiscated till the end of term because i wos listening to it in history, luckily end of term is tomorrow.
actually this album reminds me of what the strokes would be like if they only had one guitarist and a wind up monkey on the drums and a lead singer lacking any sort of tone recognition.
www.bbc.co.uk /music/rockandalt/reviews/biffyclyro_infinity.shtml   (4699 words)

 Ceredwen - Legends Of The Celts and The Golden Land Album Reviews at Musical Discoveries
It is clear from the initial harmonies on their first album that Ceredwen have found the magic needed to interest lovers of modern and progressive Celtic music.
The album is again accompanied by a lovely fully illustrated booklet with complete lyrics (in Welsh) as well as accompanying English translation and short narratives that introduce the songs telling the album's story.
Vocally more harmonious and richer overall, the group's second album is a perfect mate for their first; the two work quite well played sequentially one after the other, with the second album illustrating a significant development in the ensemble's musical direction.
www.musicaldiscoveries.com /reviews/ceredwen.htm   (1665 words)

 ORPHANED LAND Mabool - The Story of The Three Sons of Seven reviews and MP3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The album closes with "Rainbow," which musically seems like a bit of an anticlimax after "The Storm Still Rages Inside." However, since it was necessary for the completion of the story, I'll let them off the hook for that one, too.
My favorites are Ocean Land, with its middle eastern flavor mixed with death metal, and the title track, which is a great "journeymen" type of song with all sorts of intricacies.
I knew Orphaned Land, by a total coincidence, from watching TV after midnight and seeing their video, "Norra El Norra" in the israeli music channel (24), and since then i'm with them...
www.progarchives.com /Progressive_rock_discography_CD.asp?cd_id=9208   (4473 words)

ORPHANED LAND have yet to set a date to begin recording the new album, as they are still working the new material for the new effort.
Orphaned Land have their work cut out for them, Mabool is going to be almost impossible to top.
Orphaned Land BROKE UP in 97 because keeping a career as a musician with all the terrorism in Israel is extremely difficult.
www.roadrunnerrecords.com /blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=50747   (1075 words)

 Bela Fleck & The Flecktones - The Hidden Land DUALDISC (Album Review)
Coming after the sprawling, overly ambitious Little Worlds, the resulting album is a welcome return to form for the group.
The Hidden Land boasts no distracting special guests, and containing a mere 13-tracks, it undeniably is a more focused affair that largely sounds as if Pat Metheny and Dave Brubeck had collaborated on a bluegrass project.
Throughout The Hidden Land, Béla Fleck & The Flecktones employs an assortment of odd time signatures, but by combining polyrhythmic percussion, hypnotic banjo, soaring woodwinds, and driving bass, the group effortlessly traverses the complexity of its material.
www.musicbox-online.com /reviews-2006/hidden-land.html   (398 words)

 CD Baby: MELONBALL: Land Of The Diamond Sun - from ispace
Written and produced by veteran songwriters, Steve and Stephanie Gold, this album sweeps listeners away on a joyously funny, compassionate (and very danceable) journey through life and the sometimes difficult lessons that it has to offer.
"Land of the Diamond Sun" is recommended for bright, high-spirited children ages 5-11, as well as their parents and teachers.
"Land of the Diamond Sun" is an album of 13 refreshing songs for kids, written and produced by veteran songwriters with performers singing the tunes.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/i43_10941/from/ispace   (716 words)

 Biffy Clyro - Infinity Land : album review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Album opener Glitter And Trauma sets the tone - initially pretending to be some piece of Warp electronic, then embracing those jerky guitars Franz Ferdinand have recently annexed and finally hitting you with the actual song, a kind of rock/grunge/punk hybrid that people like the Foo Fighters have perfected.
You're left with that feeling a lot on Infinity Land, a sense of what could have been if the band had been slightly less afraid to take songs down the more interesting and less well-travelled musical path.
This is an album with an identity crisis.
www.musicomh.com /albums2/biffy-clyro-2.htm   (568 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Permission to Land [Explicit Lyrics]: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Darkness's Permission to Land is an entertaining and unabashed return to the pomp-rock of a bygone age, when mullet-clad dinosaurs travelled the stadiums of the world--back before Nirvana and their lank-haired ilk swept the world in an unstoppable tide of flannel shirts and overwrought earnestness.
I bought this album when it first came out and was completely in love with it from the first few seconds of Black Shuck.
The album has a wickid sense of humour, very tounge in cheek that is very enjoyable.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B0000A0C4U   (1323 words)

 The Daily Vault Album Reviews : Land Speed Record
That all being said, Land Speed Record is not the kind of album you may think it is.
It's almost as if the soundman was on the job for one day, and was discovering just what all these cool little knobs and slides did.
In a sense, that's really a shame, 'cause Land Speed Record could have been a nice showcase for such Husker Du compositions as "MTC," "All Tensed Up," "Bricklayer" (which would come into its own on Everything Falls Apart) and "Ultracore".
www.dailyvault.com /2000_10_09-ct2.html   (405 words)

 Land MP3 Downloads - Land Music Downloads - Land Music Videos
As part of Land (admittedly the biggest part, since he composes and produces the...
As part of Land (admittedly the biggest part, since he composes and produces the music, in addition to being one of the performers), he's responsible for an album that teases, tickles, grates, and always satisfies in its ambition and performance.
This album is available for download from our partnered music services.
www.mp3.com /albums/158011/summary.html   (344 words)

 The Darkness - Permission to Land | Album Review @ Music-Critic.com : the source for music reviews, interviews, ...
Whether it's some sort of backlash against the popularity of lighter, moody rock fare from artists like Coldplay, or due to society's resurfacing need to simply RAWK out, there's no denying the fact that The Darkness's burgeoning popularity seems a bit surprising.
As a whole, Permission to Land, is a surprisingly good listen from start to finish.
However, one may be surprised by the band's tendency to slow things down a bit more than might be suggested by their ass-kicking moments, most notably in the required power-ballad "Love is Only a Feeling" and the more pop-oriented "Friday Night" (which, strangely, is my favorite moment on the album..
www.music-critic.com /rock/darkness_permissiontoland.htm   (389 words)

 The Promised Land, MP3 Album Music Download at eMusic
Having won the loyalty of Jamaican record buyers through numerous singles and albums for a variety of producers, the singer organized his own DEB imprint, with the help of Castro Brown, in 1978.
Though this is essentially a reissue of that set, the team at Blood & Fire has gone to great lengths to ensure that The Promised Land is much more than that as well.
Throughout the album, Brown's words are pushed and pulled by rhythms both gentle and tough, executed by musicians as skilled as drummer Sly Dunbar, bassist Errol "Flabba" Holt, and guitarist Eric "Bingy Bunny" Lamont.
www.emusic.com /album/10851/10851215.html   (411 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Infinity Land: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Every song is brilliant on this album, there isn't a reason to skip to your favourite, because they're all so brilliant.
Infinity Land is the latest release from Biffy Clyro and I would say their best.
Opener "Glitter and Trauma" opens with a minute-long synth (probably) introduction before the live drums and guitars kick in to one of the four singles that were lifted from this album.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B0002VJYAY   (1288 words)

 Illinois EPA Photo Gallery :: Land Pollution
IEPA Director Doug Scott (right) was joined by (left) Rockford Environmental Projects Coordinator Andrew Jarrett and State Sen. Dave Syverson, R-Rockford, on May 1 to kick off a mercury wall thermostat disposal project at the household hazardous waste collection facility.
A proclamation issued by Governor Blagojevich on the Annual Lincoln Trail Hike and Cleanup was presented by IEPA Bureau of Land Chief Bill Child (third from left) to (left to right), Lincoln Pilgramage Vice Chair Zack Stamp, Lincoln Trail Hike Chair Mark Hopwood and Lincoln Pilgrimage Chair Martin Green on April 29.
A "Sprung" structure in the Canton area encloses any contaminants that might become airborne during excavation of the soil.
www.epa.state.il.us /gallery/land   (157 words)

 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : WTO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
They were originally scheduled to play at the Showbox during the WTO meeting of 1999 in Seattle, but the performance was canceled due to riots.
They released only one album, "Live from the Battle in Seattle."
a song by the California punk group Pennywise, which appeared on their sixth album Land of the Free?
www.hallencyclopedia.com /WTO   (184 words)

 [ patti smith land 1975-2002 ]
From her first ultra-rare independent single from 1974, "Hey Joe/Piss Factory," to her 2000 Grammy-nominated "Glitter In Their Eyes," her passion for music and art has undeniably stood the test of time.
Throughout the late eighties and nineties, Smith not only wrote more and more beautiful music, she also authored a number of books containing original poetry and artwork.
This year, Smith is releasing LAND on Arista Records, a 2-disc collection of fan favorites (voted on by over 10,000 fans), live performances, rare/unreleased works, and demos including the much sought after "Piss Factory."
www.pattismithland.com   (149 words)

 The Duke Spirit - Cuts Across The Land - Album reviews - Music - Virgin.net
The opening few seconds of new London quintet The Duke Spirit's album is enough to grab you by the nipples and make you wonder what the fuss about so many bands who take merely one element of a good sound has been all about.
We'd recommend this album thoroughly, even with the knowledge that the band probably don't give a toss whether or not anyone buys it.
Even the quieter moments like Hello To The Floor are less suggestive of a singer addressing her audience than they are of a drunken slump down a wall at pub closing time.
www.virgin.net /music/albumreviews/thedukespirit_cutsacrosstheland.html   (194 words)

 CD Baby: JAY CRAGGS: Land Ho
Land Ho falls somewhere in the middle of the fusion universe; a little softer than the Dixie Dregs, yet considerably more rocking than Pat Metheny.
Craggs years of intense training are quite apparent as each track on "Land Ho" explores a different musical space, from the more funkified jazz of "The Face" to the rocking "I Need You" on which Craggs adds vocals replete with a corps of female backup singers, to the downright Stevie-Wonderish "All Night".
The album is full of very well crafted uptempo compositions.
www.cdbaby.com /jaycraggs   (751 words)

 Josiah Heflin - New Land   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Sounds interesting, but in many ways this album is not quite what I would expect.
Given the richness of those percussion sounds it is frustrating that the majority of the album leans so heavily on the drum machine.
New land, while still being a mixture of genres does lean towards pop.
www.crossrhythms.co.uk /products/Josiah_Heflin/New_Land/14963   (471 words)

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