Banquet is the fourth album by German progressive rock band Lucifer's Friend, released in 1974. By this time there was no hard rock sound, it was now strictly progressive rock mixed with jazz fusion. The song "Our World Is a Rock 'n' Roll Band" was the opening track on some versions (. version) of the original LP release, but the only CD releases to date do not include this track, which can instead be found as a bonus track on the Repertoire Records CD release of their self-titled debut.
Banquet (LP, RE, RM). Repertoire Records. Banquet (LP, Album, TP). Passport Records.
On Banquet, Lucifer's Friend finally pulled together the many different elements to their sound (prog, soul, jazz, hard rock) into one cohesive and totally distinctive style. This time out, the primary focus of the album is epic prog numbers with complex instrumentation that go through a variety of surprising and ambitious changes in their arrangements.
With "BANQUET" LUCIFER'S FRIEND fourth offering,the band no doubt succeeded in captivating anyone with bold,daring listening tastes.
Lucifer's Friend is a German hard rock band, formed in Hamburg in 1970 by guitarist Peter Hesslein, singer John Lawton, bassist Dieter Horns, keyboardist Peter Hecht, and drummer Joachim Reitenbach. The group was an early practitioner of heavy metal and progressive rock; they also incorporated elements of jazz and fusion into their music, especially in their fourth album Banquet of 1974.
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Band Name Lucifer's Friend. Music StyleHard-Rock. Members owning this album1. Re-Issue in 1994 by Repertoire Records.
a mix of everything that's good about the 70's. The best example of this is the opener Spanish Galleon which is also the best song in the album, Lawton's powerful vocals, the energetic horns, the fast guitar, the catchy chorus in the end or the excellent synth solo that closes the song, every moment manages to be just perfect
Artists Lucifer's Friend Banquet. Banquet Lucifer's Friend. This album has an average beat per minute of 101 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 76/130 BPM).
|A1||Our World Is A Rock 'N' Roll Band|
|A2||Spanish Galleon (Cont.)|
|B1||Spanish Galleon (Concl.)|
|B2||Thus Spoke Oberon|
|C1||Thus Spoke Oberon (Concl.)|
|C2||High Flying Lady Goodbye|
|D2||Dirty Old Town|
|6360 618||Lucifer's Friend||Banquet (LP, Album)||Vertigo||6360 618||Germany||1974|
|IMS 7017||Lucifer's Friend||Banquet (CD, Album, RE)||Repertoire Records||IMS 7017||Germany||1994|
|REP 2314||Lucifer's Friend||Banquet (LP, RE, RM)||Repertoire Records||REP 2314||UK||2016|
|REPUK 1274||Lucifer's Friend||Banquet (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Repertoire Records||REPUK 1274||UK & Europe||2015|
|IMS 7017||Lucifer's Friend||Banquet (CD, Album, RE, Unofficial)||Repertoire Records||IMS 7017||Russia||2017|