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The Imagined Village - Empire & Love Musikalbum

Darsteller: The Imagined Village
Genre: Elektronische Musik / Rock-Musik / Welt-Musik, Country-Musik
Titel: Empire & Love
Land: UK
Freigegeben: 2010
Stil: Folk Rock, Acoustic, Downtempo, Folk
Etikett: ECC Records
Katalognummer: ECC002
FLAC-Version ZIP-Größe: 1652 mb
MP3-Version ZIP-Größe: 2914 mb
WMA-Version ZIP-Größe: 1977 mb
Bewertung: 4.9
Abstimmungen: 149


2Byker Hill6:02
3Scarborough Fair
Producer – Richard Evans
4Lark In The Morning4:09
5Rose Buds In June/Mrs Preston's Horn Pipe6:45
6The Handweaver And The Factory Maid5:09
7Space Girl4:01
8Cum On Feel The Noize
Written-by [Uncredited] – Lea, Holder
9My Son John6:12
10Sweet Jayne7:53
11Scarborough Fair (String Reprive)
Producer – Richard Evans


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
ecc 002The Imagined Village Empire & Love ‎(CD, Album)ECC Recordsecc 002UK2010
ecc 002The Imagined Village Empire & Love ‎(11xFile, MP3, Album, RE, 320)ECC Recordsecc 002UK2016


  • ProducerAndy Gangadeen (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 10), Simon Emmerson, Simon Richmond (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 10)



The Imagined Village is a folk musical project founded by Simon Emmerson of the Afro Celt Sound System. It is intended to produce modern folk music that represents modern multiculturalism in the United Kingdom and as such, features musicians from a wide variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds. The name of the project comes from the 1993 book The Imagined Village by Georgina Boyes. The first Imagined Village release was an attempt to reinterpret English music in a multicultural context. But the host of big names and the arrangements made the English element appear bolted on. Fast forward to this album, and a real band that's spent time gigging and coalescing. There are fewer major names and the arrangements come together much better, such as the version of Scarborough Fair. Текст песни: My mama told me I should never venture into space But I did, I did, I did She said no terran girl could trust the martian race But I did, I did, I Imagined Village - The Imagined Village. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей. From 'Empire & Love', the latest album from The Imagined Village, released Jan 10th 2010 on Emmerson, Concrake and Constantine result is a quantum leap beyond the first Imagined Village album, refurbishing the mostly traditional folk material in a variety of potent new arrangements, but now fronted by the band's core trio of singers Martin Carthy, Chris Woods, and Eliza Carthy rather than an endless series of guest vocalists. It's effective in so many ways: Mermaid, with its droning violins and accordion and loping double-bass funk groove, is like an English folk take on Miles Davis's Kind Of Blue, while The Handweaver and the Factory Maid has the casual gait an. Listen free to The Imagined Village Empire & Love My Son John, Sweet Jane and more. 11 tracks 63:53. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. The Imagined Village. Released 2010. As with their debut album, its not all bad news. The lively jig of Mermaid momentarily raises the game, and the integration of electronic atmospheric during this works well enough. But too often this is the sound of an ensemble pulling its punches