A Rainbow In Curved Air (studio album) by Terry Riley
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This album is rated in the top 2% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 78.7/100, a mean average of 78.4/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 79.1/100. The standard deviation for this album is 14.6.
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This surely predates Tangerine Dream and many others. Very original, very,.,.
I see all of the positive comments about this album but I just don't get it. I will persevere thought and the rating may well go up with more listens.
Still as amazing as when I first heard it at school in 1969. Thank god for CD - I had wron out 2 vinyl copies by then!
An INCREDIBLY important and influential piece of music....
Wow! Almost 50 years old, and this is magical. As of now it's in my top 3 of 1969. And sure I haven't got that much of that year as well as the decade under my belt, this album is pretty mind-blowing and I am able to pick out the influences from this piece.
What an amazing fusion of minimalism, classical, jazz, electronic music, and wild experimentation
One of the most important works of all time.
This avantegarde masterpiece brought Riley to the attention of rock audiences. His improvised use of electronic keyboards, minimilist raga and repetitive rhythms and melodies was highly influential. The electronic psychedelic sounds Riley creates are colourful and uplifting.
Baba O´Riley/The Who...big influence.
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