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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Thus, in the concept album, instead of the gay teen protagonist Maxie, it is songwriter Janine Santos who sings a declaration of love to her male crush.
Rudolf Rocker have already organised two sell-out gigs at the Eaglescliffe venue and return for a festive romp through traditional Christmas songs, delicious ballads from their concept album The Whitby Scar, and - undoubtedly - a smattering of Jake Thackray and George Brassens too on Sunday, December 21.
Tony, whose band found fame and fortune with Ozzy as their singer in the 70s, said: "Someone suggested a concept album about a mythical monster visiting a Welsh pit village.
It could almost be called a concept album, built around a failed love affair.
com)-- Comedy-rapper Devo Spice is set to release his Doctor Who concept album titled I Am The Doctor on February 22nd.
MORE than 40 years after Jethro Tull's concept album Thick as a Brick, the band's very intelligent frontman Ian Anderson is preparing to release another.
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.
The indie pop band the Magnetic Fields is best known for 69 Love Songs, a three disc concept album packed with addictive melodies and cheeky songwriting.
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.
The 1973 concept album "Berlin" was depressing even by Lou Reed's standards.