Files by track, ripped at FLAC 8 using Easy CD-DA Extractor ([url]www.poikosoft.com[/url])
Tracks have full tags (including embedded thumbnail).
All artwork in jpgs at 300 d.p.i. Rotated and cropped losslessly using jpegcrop. (Includes 4 page folder.)
Notes.txt (which is simply these notes included in the torrent)
Bio Excerpt from All Music:
Emerson, Lake & Palmer were progressive rock\'s first supergroup. Greeted by the rock press and the public as something akin to conquering heroes, they succeeded in broadening the audience for progressive rock from hundreds of thousands into tens of millions of listeners, creating a major radio phenomenon as well. Their flamboyance on record and in the studio echoed the best work of the heavy metal bands of the era, proving that classical rockers could compete for that arena-scale audience. Over and above their own commercial success, the trio also paved the way for the success of such bands as Yes, who would become their chief rivals for much of the 1970s. ...
To read the entire bio: [url]http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:kifixqe5ldhe~T1[/url]
Album Review excerpt:
After the relentlessly dull Works, Vol. 1, the highly underrated Works, Vol. 2 is a godsend. Works, Vol. 1 took their pompous, bombastic, keyboard-driven prog rock epics to the limit; had it been stripped of its excesses and coupled with the strongest cuts from Works, Vol. 2, the band may have had an enormous success with critics and fans alike. Volume 2\'s brief, eclectic compositions cover an array of musical styles, combining stimulating originals and handsomely orchestrated renditions of \"Maple Leaf Rag,\" \"Honky Tonk Train Blues,\" and \"Show Me the Way to Go Home.\" ...
The entire review at: [url]http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:0iftxqt5ldde[/url]
01. Tiger In A Spotlight
02. When The Apple Blossoms Bloom In The Windmills Of Your Mind I\'ll Be Your Valentine
04. Brain Salad Surgery
05. Barrelhouse Shake-down
06. Watching Over You
07. So Far To Fall
08. Maple Leaf Rag
09. I Believe In Father Christmas
10. Close But Not Touching
11. Honky Tonk Train Blues
12. Show Me The Way To Go Home
--> Note this CD is circa early 1980\'s.
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