Welcome to the Blackout (Live London '78) is a live album by David Bowie recorded on the Isolar II Tour.
Produced by David Bowie & Tony Visconti. Oh you, you walk on past Your lips cut a smile on your face (Your scalding face) To the cage, to the cage She was a beauty in a cage It's too, too high a price To drink rotting wine from your hands (Your fearful hands).
Welcome to the Blackout (Live London '78) è un album live del cantautore britannico David Bowie, registrato il 30 giugno e il 1º luglio 1978 durante l'Isolar II Tour, venne pubblicato per la prima volta solo nel 2018, dapprima limitatamente in formato vinile su tre LP, e poi più diffusamente in formato compact disc.
This is the CD debut of Welcome To The Blackout (Live London ’78). This live album features performances recorded at Earl’s Court in London on 30 June and 1 July, 1978 during Bowie’s Isolar II Tour. The guitars are a little higher in the mix. David's voice is strong as ever. But there's not a lot of life in the show
The album was recorded live by the RCA mobile unit during the Isolar II tour at Earls Court, London on 30 June and 1 July 1978 by Tony Visconti, and was mixed by Bowie and David Richards at Mountain Studios, Montreux, from 17-22 January 1979. The performance premiere of the song Sound and Vision, on 1 July 1978, was previously released on the 1995 compilation album, RarestOneBowie, as was the included version of Be My Wife. Side 1 Warszawa ‘Heroes' What in the World. Side 2 Be My Wife The Jean Genie Blackout Sense of Doubt. 78 ( Welcome to the Blackout ) Sense of Doubt – . 78 (various inflections) Speed of Life – . 78 (sound effect at end) Sound & Vision – . 78 Breaking Glass – 3. 78 ( Oh baby YOUR room again. Whispers near end. Grunts at end.
4. The new David Bowie release, Blackstar, begins with an execution, and from there the tidings only get grimmer. His 25th studio album features just seven songs, but they serve up a veritable Grand Guignol of dread, death, even dismemberment. Blackstar opens with the sprawling title track, whose scene is laid in a candlelit villa where "On the day of execution/Only women kneel and smile
Speed Of Life (Live). 9. Sound And Vision (Live). 10. Breaking Glass (Live). Iscriviti al sito web. Vuoi rimanere aggiornato sui prossimi contenuti pubblicati su questo blog? Iscriviti gratis.
|1-3||What In The World|
|1-4||Be My Wife|
|1-5||The Jean Genie|
|1-7||Sense Of Doubt|
|1-8||Speed Of Life|
|1-10||Beauty And The Beast|
|2-5||Hang Onto Yourself|
|2-10||Station To Station|
|2-14||Rock'n Roll Suicide|
|2-16||Moon Of Alabama|