Horses (studio album) by Patti Smith
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There are some highlights on this album that I like: Gloria, Kimberly and Land at some parts and I can say that I generally like her voice. But overall I just can't enjoy that album as a whole, because of the spoken word, but I enjoy it when it goes punk or ballad.
Never heard this before today, and I think that I can like it despite being quite a difficult album to get into.
The music genre it represents is not punk, jazz. singer-songwriter or rock is a sort of fusion&transformation of those genres. So perhaps it is not for your every day or pleasure listen, but for your occasional visit, perhaps.
An important album of the seventies
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Avant PJ Harvey, il y avait Patti Smith. Un album presque grunge mais avec 15 ans d'avance et au féminin.
Absolutely dripping with eccentricity, took me WAY too long to get to this. I'm not so sure about calling this punk rock though. Certainly it contains a lot of the aspects and attitudes, even the production is perfectly dry, but the relative complexity and grandiosity of the songs differ a bit to what I've come to know as punk. Still, absolute masterpiece. I particularly enjoyed Birdland, Free Money, Kimberly, and Land.
Another one of those (alarmingly many) classic albums I appreciate more than enjoy.
Classic punk album really cool
I've owned this album for decades, but actually enjoy it more now than when I bought it.
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