By David from United States / Michigan / Detroit
14 March 2018
Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy)
The delicate and shimmering follow up to the hair raising and mind bending: Here Come the Warm Jets. Truly a musical gem in its own write an See Mored really the last time Eno will work in this outrageous milieu, sadly. "The Great Pretender' with its epic ending to side one is a soundscape and lyric painting almost unparalleled even by Eno himself... the finale of which being a chorus of evolving "tape crickets" which hearkens to the tape manipulations of No Pussyfooting and the infinitely more subtle Ambient works to come. Sensational!
"Monica sighed, rolled onto her side, she was so impressed that she just surrendered"