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Van Der Graaf Generator - Highly Strung/Elsewhere FLAC album


Performer: Van Der Graaf Generator
Genre: Rock
Title: Highly Strung/Elsewhere
Released: 2011
Style: Psychedelic Rock, Prog Rock
FLAC version ZIP size: 1863 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1778 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1738 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 838
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Highly Strung is a music singles/eps/fan club/promo recording by VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR (Eclectic Prog/Progressive Rock) released in 2011 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. Only for completionists (14%).

When, in 2005, Van Der Graaf Generator released its first album in over 25 years, the reunited group proved it was not only possible to go back, but that it could be done without sacrificing forward-thinking modernity. Inconsistent, perhaps, but Present (Charisma/Virgin) demonstrated, with "Every Bloody Emperor," a group still capable of soaring majesty and nightmare-inducing maelstroms. A Grounding in Numbers possesses everything that made Van Der Graaf Generator great back in the day, while its avoidance of so many of classic prog's trappings mean it remains relevant, meaningful and, most of all, vital. Personnel: Peter Hammill: vocals, piano, guitar; Hugh Banton: organ, keyboards; Guy Evans: drums.

highly strung (record store day 2011 exclusive - limited) (7"). The B-Side, 'Elsewhere', is an incredible instrumental workout, and guaranteed exclusive to this release.

Van der Graaf Generator. The Least We Can Do Is Wave to Each Other. Van der Graaf Generator. H to He, Who Am the Only One. Highly Strung, Elsewhere.

I’m highly strung, I’m stressed as hell, I bite my tongue, I hold my breath as well. time to depressurise, my nerves are shot to hell. I’m highly strung, panic attack, can’t do this one, can’t go on with the act. I’m frozen on the topmost rung, I can’t go on, I’m just too highly strung

Tracklist

A Highly Strung
B Elsewhere

Credits

  • Producer – Van Der Graaf Generator
  • Written-By – Evans*, Banton*, Hammill*

Notes

Limited to 1000 copies as part of Record Store Day 2011.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Sticker): 5013929710177
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): 91755H1/A