Yes Close To The Edge 180g LP
Yes Close To The Edge 180g LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Friday Music
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Yes Close To The Edge 180g LP

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Availability: Discontinued
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SKU:
FRMLP9004
UPC:
829421900429
180g Audiophile Vinyl 1/2 Speed Mastered by Friday Music's Joe Reagoso From Original Master Tapes!

Close to the Edge, Yes's follow-up to the 1971 smash album Fragile, has been called the greatest progressive rock album of all time, and with good reason. Although Yes had a tough act to follow, they delivered an essentially superior record less than one year later. Indeed, this is their magnum opus.

At a length of just under 38 minutes, Close to the Edge is vast, yet it is comprised of only three tracks. Delicate textures of acoustic guitar and keyboards, punctuated by thoughtful drumming and blistering bass lines, populate these intricate arrangements. Lead singer Jon Anderson's high-pitched and ethereal voice soars above it all. The main attraction is the side-long title track, which represents the musical, lyrical, and sonic culmination of everything that Yes worked toward over the previous five years.

In the enormous output of a band that has been active for forty years, Close to the Edge represents the ultimate in musical creation. This timeless classic transcends genre clichés and is a wonderful addition to any record collection.

Features:
• Limited Edition
• 180g Audiophile Vinyl
• 1/2 Speed Mastered From Original Master Tapes
• 1/2 Speed Mastered by Joe Reagoso at Friday Music
• Includes the 18+ minute title track
• Includes original art elements by Roger Dean
• Gatefold jacket
• Poly-lined LP sleeve
• Vinyl poly album sleeve

Musicians:
Jon Anderson, vocals
Bill Bruford, percussion
Steve Howe, guitars, vocals
Chris Squire, bass, vocals
Rick Wakeman, keyboards

Selections:
1. Close to the Edge: The Solid Time of Change/Total Mass Retain/I Get Up
2. And You and I: Cord of Life/Eclipse/The Preacher the Teacher/Apocalypse
3. Siberian Khatru
Description
180g Audiophile Vinyl 1/2 Speed Mastered by Friday Music's Joe Reagoso From Original Master Tapes!

Close to the Edge, Yes's follow-up to the 1971 smash album Fragile, has been called the greatest progressive rock album of all time, and with good reason. Although Yes had a tough act to follow, they delivered an essentially superior record less than one year later. Indeed, this is their magnum opus.

At a length of just under 38 minutes, Close to the Edge is vast, yet it is comprised of only three tracks. Delicate textures of acoustic guitar and keyboards, punctuated by thoughtful drumming and blistering bass lines, populate these intricate arrangements. Lead singer Jon Anderson's high-pitched and ethereal voice soars above it all. The main attraction is the side-long title track, which represents the musical, lyrical, and sonic culmination of everything that Yes worked toward over the previous five years.

In the enormous output of a band that has been active for forty years, Close to the Edge represents the ultimate in musical creation. This timeless classic transcends genre clichés and is a wonderful addition to any record collection.

Features:
• Limited Edition
• 180g Audiophile Vinyl
• 1/2 Speed Mastered From Original Master Tapes
• 1/2 Speed Mastered by Joe Reagoso at Friday Music
• Includes the 18+ minute title track
• Includes original art elements by Roger Dean
• Gatefold jacket
• Poly-lined LP sleeve
• Vinyl poly album sleeve

Musicians:
Jon Anderson, vocals
Bill Bruford, percussion
Steve Howe, guitars, vocals
Chris Squire, bass, vocals
Rick Wakeman, keyboards

Selections:
1. Close to the Edge: The Solid Time of Change/Total Mass Retain/I Get Up
2. And You and I: Cord of Life/Eclipse/The Preacher the Teacher/Apocalypse
3. Siberian Khatru
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
YES
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Yes
Title
Close To The Edge
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
1
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
Discontinued
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Creation Date
Release Date
11-11-2008
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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