Like..... - Spectrum (4) - Forever Alien (CD, Album)

US coloured vinyl picture sleeve 7" release of Silvertone freebie with a different version of "Tremelos" and "Ecstacy In Slow Motion " This EP came in 12 different colored vinyls, including a luminous version.

Various artists doing instrumentals. This bonus 7" was given away free to people who attended Spectrum's first shows in April - May The first copies came in a special gel-filled package a. Vinyl release does not include the first "The Drunk Suite" cut. The "Play Twice Before Listening" inscription on the back cover was nicked from the first Silver Apples album, recorded back in and a major influence on Sonic's work.

Different versions from those previously released. Even though "Drunk Suite" is labelled as a vocal version on the sleeve, "Don't Go" is the song which gains vocals. Split 7" with the Field Trip, released Christmas Sonic also plays on the Field Trip's song. This is also the first Spectrum release to feature new guitarist Kevin Cowan ex-Darkside who replaces Richard Formby who took over Kevin's spot briefly in The Darkside. Tony Lambert plays drums. Recorded Nov.

The Sympathy 10" is simply called "Spectrum" and includes a 13th Floor Elevators cover recorded back when Richard Formby was still in the band. This 10" was released in a in 4 clear vinyl copies and at least one red vinyl copy. Sonic does play all the instruments on both sides. Limited first pressing on green vinyl. Originally only three test pressings were ever manufactured.

Silvertone later released twenty-five copies of this single which are now commanding big prices on the collectors market. An article about this single goes into the details about how it came to be and why it's so expensive these days. All songs have the full remastering treatment with both new and old artwork! It was that sound that easily ignited a devoted following back in the day, garnering them national interest, and leading them to become a top draw across their home province, country and even as far away as Puerto Rico and St Thomas, VI.

Escape Music with its wide array of artists, and its desire to bring back a classic rock sound, is the perfect resting place for Simon Says as they chart their way toward greater public awareness. At the same time with Rock radio stations now reaching back to program a sound forgotten by time, the driving rhythms, and addictive melodies of Simon Says are a launching pad to growing a listening audience.

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Sonic Boom Spectrum E. Experimental Audio Research. Alternative rock drone electronic experimental space rock [1]. Singer record producer songwriter. Electric guitar analog synthesizer keyboards. Main article: Spacemen 3. Main article: EAR band. HERO magazine. Retrieved 21 July Retrieved 25 August Headhunterz Official.

ARIA Charts. Matthew Koma — Spectrum" in German. Matthew Koma — Spectrum" in Dutch. Ultratop Dance. Matthew Koma - Spectrum" in French. Ultratop FR. Retrieved 6 July Matthew Koma Single-Chartverfolgung" in German.

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After issuing 's Forever Alien album, there were no further releases of new material under the Spectrum moniker until 's Indian Giver collaboration with Jim Dickinson. Kember has also worked with Füxa 's Randall Nieman. During –11, a four-piece Spectrum toured extensively in America and Europe.

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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Forever Alien on Discogs/5(9).
  2. Label: Space Age Recordings - ORBIT CD • Format: CD Album • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: Experimental, Drone, Avantgarde Spectrum - Forever Alien (, CD) | Discogs Explore4/5(20).
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Forever Alien on Discogs. Label: Space Age Recordings - ORBIT LP • Format: 2x, Vinyl 12 Spectrum - Forever Alien (, Vinyl) | Discogs/5(11).
  4. Nov 26,  · View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Yellow Transparent Vinyl release of Forever Alien on Discogs/5(22).
  5. 'Forever Alien' is the band's fourth longplayer. As some of you probably know, Spectrum's main player Peter Kember (aka Sonic Boom) was a member of the long defunct Spacemen 3. In fact, I believe that Spectrum truly is a branch of Spacemen 3. Especially with this CD/5(11).
  6. Forever Alien is the third studio album by British space rock band Spectrum, a project led by Peter Kember under the pseudonym Sonic Boom. It .
  7. What Forever Alien is, is a primer for the work of Sonic Boom a guide of sorts into the inner thinking, construction, directions, and sounds that make up all of what Spectrum is, what Spacemen 3 were, and gives a hint of all things possible for the future.
  8. The early vinyl has a neat swirly disc on the cover (officially called an "op-art" sleeve). There is also a coupon inside for the free Sonic Boom single "Octaves/Tremelos" available to the first buyers of the Spectrum LP. Among the other players on the album are Jason, Will Carruthers, and Mark Refoy of Spacemen 3, the Jazz Butcher, and Josephine Wiggs of The Breeders.

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