Mad Donna - T. Rex - Tanx (CD, Album)

Rex arrived at the precipice with Tanx. Marc Bolan still had the songs, still had the sexual ambiguity and arguably had no need whatsoever to get his groove back, not having lost it just yet.

In an attempt to diversify the T. These are just some examples that their experiment was perhaps more successful than most fans give credit for. Largely nonsensical, the lyrics nevertheless just sound so right. Either way, they certainly get you interested. Tanx is not without its share of filler, but it remains an album that is rather unfairly criticized by T.

Rex fans as not being up to the might of its two predecessors. If nothing else, Tanx is fun, accessible and, yes, groovy. Tweet Recent reviews by this author. Depeche Mode Spirit. Rex 's golden era; unfortunately, the bandmembers would drift off one by one soon after, until Bolan was the only one remaining by the mid-'70s. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International.

Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods.

Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Life Is Strange. Street and Babe Shadow. Highway Knees. Left Hand Luke.

Tenement Lady Marc Bolan. Spotify Amazon. Rapids Marc Bolan. Mister Mister Marc Bolan. Broken Hearted Blues Marc Bolan. Shock Rock Marc Bolan. Country Honey Marc Bolan. Mad Donna Marc Bolan. Born to Boogie Marc Bolan. Deusner of Pitchfork , whilst praising the record, called it "a difficult album". Rex — I actually thought The Slider was a better choice, but Brett Anderson always had a different take on things.

I always looked at The Slider as being the ultimate T. Basically, what we did, is that every track started with acoustic guitar, bongos, tambourine and Brett, so it all started life pretty much the same way that Marc Bolan recorded all of his stuff originally.

So the foundation of the songs on Coming Up , is a groove made-up out of congas, tambourine and acoustic guitar. The song "Life is Strange" was the soundtrack of several scenes of the film Dallas Buyers Club in in which one of the main characters, Rayon, a Marc Bolan fan played by Jared Leto , [14] lived surrounded with pictures of his idol.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the musical album. For the mathematical function tan x, see Tangent function. Rex uk charts". Retrieved 2 February Retrieved 25 November The Times. Edsel Records. Retrieved 8 February

Jan 14,  · View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Tanx on Discogs.4/5(4).

3 thoughts on “Mad Donna - T. Rex - Tanx (CD, Album)”

  1. Great album!!! Yep, it's again and I'm a freshman in high school and rocks!! Still sounds great 41 years later! I won't get deep into the musicality of the music, Marc Bolan was a master of simplicity, his chord progressions and guitars licks are at times a /5().
  2. Tanx was released in January by record label EMI in the UK and Reprise in the US. Tanx was a hit in UK and Europe. The album was T. Rex's last album released under Reprise Records in the US. Includes 'Born To Boogie', 'Rapids', 'Mister Mister', 'Shock Rock', 'The Street And Babe Shadow /5().

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