Procol's Ninth is the eighth studio album (ninth including Live) by Procol Harum, and was released in September 1975. Produced by songwriters Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, Procol's Ninth featured a slightly different direction from the previous album, with a much more stark sound than Chris Thomas's more elaborate productions.
Procol Harum – Procol's Ninth. Label: Esoteric Recordings – ECLEC 32652. CD-A: Procol’s Ninth - Re-mastered.
From the 'Procol's Ninth' Tour Programme. Liner note to the Polish of the album. Salvo records: reissue with bonus tracks The same music on 2015 coloured vinyl. Repertoire re-release of this album. Curious - albeit irrelevant - to discover this Robin Trower DVD which evidently tries to pull Procol Harum fans into the fold, with its.
Likewise, Procol fails to render memorable versions of two cover songs, Leiber and Stoller's "I Keep Forgetting" or the Beatles' "Eight Days A Week. Most of this album's best material can be found on the Chrysalis Years collection.
Essentially Procol main men Gary Brooker and Keith Reid were big fans of veteran American rock Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller and record company politics made it possible for the band to hook up with their idols
The Unquiet Zone, 03:39. The Final Thrust, 04:41.
You see where I'm going here. Procol Harum, in the beginning, was a weird and wonderful band. The music was frequently strange, Gary Brooker's voice was musky and unique, and Keith Reid's lyrics were like Greek and Roman legends. By their middle period, say around the point of Grand Hotel and Exotic Birds and Fruit, they were still making a lot of excellent music, but some of it was maybe a bit of a self-parody.
|A1||La Caja De Pandora = Pandora's Box|
|A2||El Oro De Los Tontos = Fools Gold|
|A3||Tomando El Tiempo = Taking The Time|
|A4||La Zona Ruidosa = The Unquiet Zone|
|A5||El Empuje Final = The Final Thrust|
|B1||Me Sigo Olvidando = I Keep Forgetting|
|B2||Sin Una Duda = Without A Doubt|
|B3||El Tema De Los Gaiteros = The Pipers Tune|
|B4||El Tormento De La Maquina = Typewriter Torment|
|B5||Ocho Dias A La Semana = Eight Days A Week|
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