Astral Weeks

Astral Weeks

Music CD - 2015
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Publisher: [S.l.] : RRW/Rhino/Warner Bros., [2015]
Edition: Expanded & remastered ed
Branch Call Number: POP TEXT (CD)
Characteristics: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
digital,optical
audio file,CD audio

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ManMachine
Mar 06, 2019

Originally released back in 1968 - "Astral Weeks" would be the second studio album by popular, Northern Irish singer/songwriter, Van Morrison (birth name - George Ivan Morrison).

This album's music blends folk, blues, jazz, and classical styles and it signals a radical departure from the sound of Morrison's previous pop hits, such as "Brown Eyed Girl" (1967). The lyrics and cover art portray the symbolism equating earthly love and heaven that would often feature in the singer's subsequent records.

This reissue of "Astral Weeks" contains all 8 original tracks, plus 4 bonus songs (which were all exclusively written by Van Morrison).

(*Be sure to check out the "Madame George" music-video*)

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Matinee
Mar 10, 2017

One word: Vantastic

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GerryD
Jun 19, 2013

The album that put Van Morrison on the map. A Top 10 greatest album with a unique rock/celtic (with a touch of R&B) style. See my GerryD List for more great albums.

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