concept album

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an album whose recordings are unified by some theme (instrumental or lyrical or narrative or compositional)

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8220;When I came up with the idea for the concept album I thought it would make a perfect title track.
A follow-up concept album called Thick as a Brick 2: Whatever Happened to Gerald Bostock?
Five years after dreaming up the idea of a concept album about the financial crisis, the group have self-funded their release thanks to hundreds of fans.
Their concept album The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman was performed as an off the wall medley, and later versions of big hits, including This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both of Us, When Do I Get to Sing 'My Way', The Number One Song in Heaven and Beat the Clock exploded into life.
He said: "I've never been a fan of the concept album.
Thick as a Brick was a concept album based on a poem written by a fictitious 10-year-old boy Gerald Bostock - in reality Anderson himself wrote music and lyrics.
The feel of a concept album should be noted as there is a flow from one song to another.
Evita began as a rock opera concept album released in 1976.
For the album award, Dizzee Rascal competes with Paolo Nutini, for Sunny Side Up, and The Duckworth Lewis Method's eponymous cricket-themed concept album.
of Kentucky) analyzes Genesis's 1974 double concept album The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway within the context of the band's recordings, the progressive rock genre, and the social and political changes of the decade in the US and Britain.
The 1973 concept album "Berlin" was depressing even by Lou Reed's standards.
So here comes Ry Cooder with My Name Is Buddy, a 17-song fable that is not just a concept album but something approaching a roots-rock opera.
Grammy recipient for 2003's Beneath The Raven Moon and multiple Native American Music Award winner--including flutist of the year in 1998 and 1999--Youngblood returns with a concept album that further exemplifies her dedication to a continued honing and perfecting of her craft.
The first Mothers of Invention record, considered by many the first double LP and concept album, Freak Out