Another Green World

Brian Eno - Another Green World
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
1975 Ratings: #4 / 81
User Score
Based on 478 ratings
1975 Ratings: #3
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September 1, 1975 / Release Date
LP / Format
Island / Label
Art Rock / Genres
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The art of supreme stripping. Controlled creative madness; in Zen mode. The best example of post-Satie music that exists. An invitation into this strange green world... a new universe, limpid, pure, silky, haunted; where each sound breathes majestically in the sibylline night, where the contours are yet familiar (Bali, England, Japan, America) but find themselves sublimated to become something that is subtly "another", as its name suggests. Lush, noisy jungles where it is good to get ... read more
[Genre: Art Rock]

Honestly I love this combination of pop, rock, electronic and ambient music. It makes for an incredibly entertaining and amazing experience. On one hand you have these rock tunes that have more electronic elements fused in with them, and on the other hand is the more ambient pieces. Now I can see where Bowie got his inspiration for the Berlin trilogy (I mean he was literally working with Eno on those albums so lol) This album sounds extremely ahead of its time, and it's ... read more
After the countless sonic experiments released post Roxy Music departure, Brian Eno started perfecting the sound and stylistic detour he'd later call 'ambient-music'. His first solo albums already showed deep signs of the pop deconstruction that would lead to his masterpiece: Another Green World - a mental, atmospheric blend of pop/rock/ambient/experimental music that sounds like it came directly from outer space. Here, Eno provided a very unique and powerful take on every single influence and ... read more
This album is so ahead of its time in terms of instrumentals yet still so 70s with Eno's vocals, it's an extremely interesting and beautiful combination to say the least.
the finest of art rock. some of the all time best instrumentals and musical arrangements.
fav tracks: st elmo's fire, the big ship, zawinul/lava
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Track List

  1. Sky Saw
  2. Over Fire Island
  3. St. Elmo's Fire
  4. In Dark Trees
  5. The Big Ship
  6. I'll Come Running
  7. Another Green World
  8. Sombre Reptiles
  9. Little Fishes
  10. Golden Hours
  11. Becalmed
  12. Zawinul/Lava
  13. Everything Merges with the Night
  14. Spirits Drifting
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Added on: March 15, 2013