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Sting - The Dream Of The Blue Turtles Album

Sting - The Dream Of The Blue Turtles Album

Performer: Sting
Title: The Dream Of The Blue Turtles
Style: Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock, Jazzdance
Released: 01 Jun 1985
Cat#: MFSL 1-185
Country: US
Label: Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab
Size MP3 version: 1862 mb
Size FLAC version: 1199 mb
Size WMA version: 2280 mb
Rating: 4.0
Votes: 979
Genre: Electronic / Jazz / Rock

Sting - The Dream Of The Blue Turtles Album


Tracklist

1Moon Over Bourbon Street3:59
2Shadows In The Rain4:56
3Consider Me Gone4:21
4We Work The Black Seam5:40
5The Dream Of The Blue Turtles1:15
6If You Love Somebody Set Them Free4:14
7Children's Crusade5:00
8Fortress Around Your Heart4:48
9Russians3:57
10Love Is The Seventh Wave
Trombone – Frank Opolko
3:30

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
DREAM 1Sting The Dream Of The Blue Turtles ‎(LP, Album)A&M RecordsDREAM 1UK1985
393 750-2Sting The Dream Of The Blue Turtles ‎(CD, Album, RP)A&M Records393 750-2EuropeUnknown
CS 3750Sting The Dream Of The Blue Turtles ‎(Cass, Album, Club)A&M RecordsCS 3750US1985
SP-3750Sting The Dream Of The Blue Turtles ‎(LP, Album, Club)A&M RecordsSP-3750US1985
SP-3750Sting The Dream Of The Blue Turtles ‎(LP, Album, Ele)A&M RecordsSP-3750US1985

Credits

  • Backing VocalsDanny Quatrochi, Dolette McDonald, Elliot Jones, Jane Alexander, Janice Pendarvis, Michael Sumner, Pete Smith, Rosemary Purt, Stephanie Crewdson, The Nannies Chorus, Vic Garbarini
  • BassDarryl Jones
  • DrumsOmar Hakim
  • EngineerPete Smith
  • KeyboardsKenny Kirkland
  • Photography ByMax Vadukul
  • ProducerPete Smith, Sting
  • Saxophone, PercussionBranford Marsalis
  • Synthesizer [Synclavier]Danny Quatrochi

Notes

Made in France by PDO (on cd) whereas this Sting - The Dream Of The Blue Turtles release Made by PMDC
Imprimé en France (on backcover)"Moon Over Bourbon Street" was inspired by "Interview With A Vampire" by Anne Rice.

Mixed at Blue Wave Recording Studios, St. Philip, Barbados and Le Studio, Morin Heights, Quebec.

Half Speed Mastered by Original Masterworks. Specially Plated and Pressed On High Definition Super Vinyl By Victor Company Of Japan.

Has an adhesive sticker on reverse of Gatefold Jacket, with words "Limited Edition" and a four digit number, Generally regarded as upto 5000 copies issued.

Also Includes Gatefold Lyric Insert with similar artwork to the standard issue inner Dust Jacket

Barcodes

  • Matrix / Runout: MFSL 1 185 A H 211
  • Matrix / Runout: MFSL 1 185 B H 221
  • Label Code: MFSL 1-185
  • Barcode: 0 82839 37502 3
  • Barcode: 082839375023
  • Matrix / Runout: 393 750-2 05 ✳ F
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 0485
  • Price Code: POL 900
  • SPARS Code: ADD

Companies

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Made By – PDO, France
  • Published By – Magnetic Publishing Ltd.
  • Published By – Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
  • Licensed From – A&M Records – SP-3750
  • Pressed By – Victor Company Of Japan, Ltd. – 1-185

Album

The album earned Grammy nominations for Album of the Year, Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Best Jazz Instrumental Performance and. Completa la tua Collezione su Sting. It reached number two on the Billboard 200. The first solo album by Sting released in UK on 12 July 1985. Album 1985 10 Songs. 57th & 9th Deluxe. My voice, it's so weak. They're a good symbol: The turtle is a creature who lives both under the sea and out of it. Sting still writes short, modal melody lines, and sometimes he plays around with the Polices quiet marches à la King of Pain and Afro-Anglo-Caribbean rhythms - to do anything else would be like changing his fingerprints. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Listen free to Sting The Dream Of The Blue Turtles If You Love Somebody Set Them Free, Love Is The Seventh Wave and more. 10 tracks 41:40. The Dream Of The Blue Turtles. The Dream of the Blue Turtles is the first solo album by English musician Sting, released in the United States on 1 June 1985. Is the album any good I don't know anymore. This album showcases Sting's abilities as a musician in the jazz and classical genres. Solo albums are traditionally variety shows and statements of purpose, and The Dream of the Blue Turtles is a little of both. UMG от лица компании A&M LatinAutor, LatinAutor - SonyATV, BMI - Broadcast Music Inc. Sting recruited jazz musicians from Miles Daviss band, Art Blakeys band, and Weather Report and made the album at Eddie Grants Barbados studio. The Dream Of The Blue Turtles - Sting. Is the album any good I don't know anymore. The sea is a good symbol of the subconscious. They're a good symbol: The turtle is a creature who lives both under the sea and out of it. SOLAR Music Rights Management, EMI Music Publishing, LatinAutor - SonyATV, LatinAutor и другие авторские общества 6. The album features some of Sting's strongest political songs, including Russians about Cold War nuclear anxieties, which had peaked in the 1980s Children's Crusade comparing . Only twice does he delve into straightforward love songs - the lovely measured Consider Me Gone and the mournful closer, Fortress Around Your Heart - preferring to consider love in the abstract If You Love Somebody Set Them Free, one of his greatest solo singles, and the childish, faux-reggae singalong Love Is the Seventh Wave, write. The album reached number three on the UK Albums Chart. The album features some of Sting's strongest political songs, including Russians about Cold War nuclear anxieties, which had peaked in the 1980s Children's Crusade comparing . The album reached number three on the UK Albums Chart and number two on the US Billboard 200. The Dream of the Blue Turtles Q&A. There are also hints of Sting wanting fans to view him as more than just a member of The Police, as evidenced by the intentional and sudden contrast of musical style from his former band. At the time, he called The Dream Of The Blue Turtles the most refined piece of work Ive done. The four blue turtles are the four musicians in my band. June 17, 1997 4:00AM ET. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей. Love Is The Seventh Wave. But if you listen to the way verses and phrases end, there are new twists, surprising extended chords by way of Steely Dan, Weather Report and Ellington. This, however, is just the beginning of the pretensions layered throughout The Dream of the Blue Turtles. The album title came to Sting in a dream he had his first night in Barbados. Russians Album Version. Songs in album Sting - The Dream Of The Blue Turtles 1985. UMG от лица компании A&M BMI - Broadcast Music Inc. During the recording of Blue Turtles. The Dream Of The Blue Turtles, Demolition Man - Sting. My voice, it's so weak. The Very Best of Sting & The Police. Jon Pareles. Sting - Shadows In The Rain. This album showcases Sting's abilities as a musician in the jazz and classical genres. Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free. Sting - We Work The Black Seam. The Dream of the Blue Turtles is the first solo album released by Sting. In the US the album spawned four singles, If You Love Somebody Set Them Free, Fortress Around Your Heart, Russians and Love Is the Seventh Wave

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tamada
Can someone please comment on the pressing quality of this release? This is one of my favourite albums of all time and I would really like to know if it's worth spending 100 euros for this. Much appreciated!
Thank you very much for your reply. Much appreciated!! Can't wait to hear it.
This is a fantastic pressing. Superb sound, as befits most MOFI releases. If it is one of your favourite albums, you should definitely spend the money on one of these limited editions!