The Switch - Golden Earring - Switch (Vinyl, LP, Album)

Golden Earring: CD or Vinyl? Location: NH. Most of Golden Earring's studio albums seem expensive and hard to find on CD. The packaging for the "Switch" disc sucks too; I know it's not a big deal to some collectors but I can't stand it when there aren't any liner notes or even a mention as to who band members are: only an advert for the rest of the Red Bullet Golden Earring line. Should I go for import vinyl instead or are there better CD issues out there?

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Last one. Almost gone. Report item - opens in a new window or tab. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Item specifics Condition: Used: An item that has been used previously. Instrumental "Intro" provides nice atmosphere alternating between a slow tempo spacey part and a more hard rocking section that follows.

There are subdued vocals repeating the Latin phrase "Plus Minus Absurdio" in a more instrumental effect. The title track invites us to a more familiar GE territory with its groovy sound based on irresistible twin guitars boogie rocking and fine Hay's singing. Also, guitar effects are wonderfully used. With its 6,5 minutes duration it is a song most resembling a sort of prog rock, along with the "Intro". The rest of the album is not on par with these three gems. Slightly funky "Love Is a Rodeo" starts with a guitar chord or riff that would be later perfected on the future hit "Mad Love's Coming" off "Contraband" LP, but multi-vocal chorus is not very effective here.

Another song that was perhaps composed to act as the album's hit single is reggae-tinged "Tons of Time" opening the B-side of the vinyl. It is a nice melodic track with good organ and synth backing, that would probably get more attention had it been released around during the post-punk ska revival and emergence of commercial "lover's rock" branch of Jamaican music.

The rest of this album is occupied by unremarkable generic rock tracks, whose occasional good solo on saxophone strangely, not by Barry Hay but by a guest musician , piano or guitar cannot redeem a true value. That said, this album is still a good one.

There is nothing particularly wrong even with these lesser tracks. It is just that from the prog rock perspective even if GE are not considered a "true" representative of the genre there is much left to be desired. Yes indeed. There are big differences between side 1 and 2 on the album. Side 1 is the most proggy ,and side 2 more pop radio friendly.

Streams Videos All Posts. Styles Arena Rock Hard Rock. Track Listing. Intro: Plus Minus Absurdio. Golden Earring. Love Is a Rodeo.

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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Switch on Discogs. Label: MCA Records - MCA,Track Record - MCA • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Rock •/5(74).
  2. 1 x Vinyl LP, Album US A1 - Intro / Plus Minus Absurdio () A2 - Love Is A Rodeo () Switch A golden earring masterpiece personally my favorite golden earring ceilivargeraftplan.quidwiddispinihungsofortwespasiteg.co next album To The Hilt corresponds well with this album a Golden Earring music catalog should always include Moontan, Switch, To The Hilt, /5(46).
  3. Often labelled an uncomercial album, it is full of fantastic music,and has a great clear production, Kill me, The switch, and Lonesome D.J. being standout tracks. Golden Earring were easily as good as The Who, Queen, and Free at the time,yet often get overlooked/5(43).
  4. Label: Polydor - • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • Style: Classic Rock Golden Earring - Switch (, Vinyl) | Discogs Explore/5(73).
  5. Details about GOLDEN EARRING--SWITC H--VINYL ALBUM. Valuable Domestic Alone Rolling Stones 6Th Collection Golden Album Lp. $ shipping: + $ shipping. DWARVES THE DWARVES INVENTED ROCK & ROLL * NEW VINYL. $ Free shipping. Report item - opens in a new window or ceilivargeraftplan.quidwiddispinihungsofortwespasiteg.co Rating: % positive.
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