The Parable Of Arable Land

The Red Krayola - The Parable Of Arable Land
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Based on 2 reviews
1967 Ratings: #30 / 58
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Based on 68 ratings
1967 Ratings: #9
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The History of The Albums – n° 344

The feat realized in 1967 by the Texan trio Red Krayloa/Red Crayloa demeures one of the most significant underground symbol of the Rock music. However, apart from a few famous critics, this innovative masterpiece remains very little represented, even evoked in books or in the rankings of must-have albums. Let's just say that it is an unforgivable mistake. Red Krayloa were visionaries, main actors of the Avant-Garde who have the merit to be still ... read more
Just absolutely bonkers, and in the best way possible. The insane and often improvised instrumentation, coupled with the deafening production and the frantic spatters of vocals and lyricism make this one of the most effectively bewildering listening experiences I’ve had in a while. So glad that this was recommended to me, as this has become an immediate favourite of mine from the first couple of listens alone.

Standout: War sucks
Favs: Parable of the arable land, Hurricane Fighter plane, ... read more
This sounds like a proto-punk album... on several layers of acid. It's easily one of the weirdest and freakiest rock albums I've ever heard. Once you think it's starting to sound normal it transitions into a free-form freak out track (that's what they're called in this album) and it all begins to fall apart and turn into pure insanity. It's a wild-ass experience, and I think you'll just need to listen yourself to get what I mean.

favourite tracks: Hurricane Fighter Jet; Former Reflections, ... read more
The true psychadelic classic...
Somehow the album sounds exactly as the cover art
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Track List

  1. Free Form Freak-Out
  2. Hurricane Fighter Plane
  3. Free Form Freak-Out
  4. Transparent Radiation
  5. Free Form Freak-Out
  6. War Sucks
  7. Free Form Freak-Out
  8. Free Form Freak-Out
  9. Pink Stainless Tail
  10. Free Form Freak-Out
  11. Parable Of Arable Land
  12. Free Form Freak-Out
  13. Former Reflections Enduring Doubt
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Added on: March 25, 2015