Management – Bruce Findley and Robert White at Schoolhouse Management.  He tried to emphasize musical unity between the band members; for instance, he pressed Jim Kerr to write lyrics for songs as soon as he could, such that his vocal melodies were influenced by the instrumentation. " Puterbaugh summarized Sparkle in the Rain as "Roxy Music-gone-2001". 4:46 PREVIEW Book of Brilliant Things. The Kick Inside Of Me 10. As with the DVD in the box set, Universal supplied a corrected disc to owners and subsequent copies of the Blu-Ray featured the corrected disc in the box. White Hot Day 8. 7 Écouter Ajouter White Hot Day 4:34 . 14 in the Canadian RPM national album chart. L'album Sparkle In The Rain de Simple Minds : extraits, infos, charts, titres, écouter et télécharger. " Noel Murray of The A.V. 3 Écouter Ajouter Speed Your Love To Me 4:25 . The first was "Waterfront", peaking at No. The song was their first major hit but heralded a new, lumpen Simple Minds, who in pursuit of U2 and world domination shed all that was good about their sound.  Generally starting studio work at eleven o'clock in the morning, the band found the recording process repetitive, as each track was meticulously refined and sharpened through multiple iterations. Moi c'est Christophe de Toulouse. " Adam Sweeting described how, during the recording process of "Up on the Catwalk", "Forbes and Gaynor had combined to create a steamrolling rhythm track which came hammering out of the opening chorus like a runaway train. De quoi nourrir vos convictions personnelles avec la référence Sparkle In The Rain si la seconde main fait partie intégrante de vos habitudes d'achat.  "The song's throbbing pulse and enormous sense of space suggested the way the band were thinking," Adam Sweeting commented, "the elaborate, almost ornate arrangements of New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84) were receding into the distance. The ultimate ‘Sparkle In The Rain’ box set is available now. The last one was very smooth, very polished. Simple Minds - Sparkle in the Rain: Super Deluxe Edition - Format: CD Date de sortie: 16 mars 2015 DISC 1: 1. Surround Mix/Hi-Res Stereo Mix/Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Mix), Learn how and when to remove this template message, "1984 Top 40 Official UK Albums Archive: 18th February 1984", "New Gold Dream Fades - The Rise and Fall of Simple Minds", "Simple Minds - "The Kick Inside of Me" - Review", "Simple Minds - "Street Hassle" - Composed by: Lou Reed - Overview - Review", "Simple Minds - Speed Your Love To Me/Book of Brilliant Things", "Universal Music to replace faulty Simple Minds box set DVDs - superdeluxeedition".  In the U.S, Parke Puterbaugh writing for Rolling Stone awarded the album four stars out of five, describing the record as the band's finest, and their playing as weaving "a complex web of sound from the unlikeliest parts: churchy, staccato keyboards; lacelike, arpeggiated guitar lines and soaring wisps of feedback; and metallic-sounding drums. The corrected DVD can be identified by the matrix number in the centre of the disc (Matrix/Runout (DVD Layer 0): 06025 470 143-2 50 01 + 53747525 - Matrix/Runout (DVD Layer 1): 06025 470 143-2 51 01 + 53747523 A A), Released at the same time as the box set was a Blu-Ray Audio package that contained the original 1984 stereo mix along with Steven Wilson's 2014 stereo and 5.1 surround sound mixes. " Noel Murray, writing for The A.V. For Sparkle in the Rain, they sought U2 … 2 in both Sweden, charting for six weeks, and the Netherlands, charting for thirty weeks. Le groupe s'éloigne ici de ses origines new wave pour se tourner vers un rockrésolument héroïque destiné à enflammer les stades. The DVD-Audio layer contains a new, high resolution (24/96), MLP stereo mix and a high resolution (24/96), MLP 5.1 mix, as well as the three promotional videos for the singles and three TV performances. 2 volumes Sorti en 1984, Sparkle in the Rain est le 6e album du groupe. Champ de saisie de la recherche : saisissez les premières lettres de votre recherche et parcourez les propositions avec les flèches de direction 4 Écouter Ajouter Waterfront 4:50 .  The first UK pressing was issued on white vinyl and the first Canadian pressing was issued on transparent vinyl; all other foreign editions were initially issued on black vinyl; the album immediately entered the UK Albums Chart at No. “The impossible is only something that hasn’t been done yet” I am a professional Business Director with over 35 years of Sales & Marketing, New Business Development, Event Management and Charity experience with a track record of providing & managing creative solutions. I'd forgotten about my new wave habit for about 10 years and recently rediscovered it. ", A review of the album for Rolling Stone discussed how many of Jim Kerr's lyrics can be interpreted as religious references, such as The Bible in "Book of Brilliant Things", or redemption at the Christian cross in "East at Easter". The review continued: "Sparkle in the Rain is a glimpse of what's to come from Simple Minds. La réalisation de Steve Lillywhite se fait entendre et est plus "musclée" et énergique qu'auparavant. , Jim Kerr's vocal performance on "The Kick Inside of Me" was described by Dave Thompson of AllMusic as "a Saint Vitus frenzy", where he "attempts to shake the ghosts right out of his body.  This error was subsequently resolved, with owners of the faulty disc being asked to email Universal, who sent out replacement discs and booklets. Aujourd'hui sur Rakuten, 33 Sparkle In The Rain vous attendent au sein de notre rayon .  Matt White of PopMatters described the band's transformation into "soaring, grandiose rock": "The electronic elements are pared down in favor of more standard piano flourishes, the guitar now having won the battle of dominant instrument. They knew they were moving on towards a new phase, but they hadn't got it quite right yet, which was why Sparkle seemed rooted in the past while straining to see into a future which still wasn't entirely clear. Whereas I now think Jim is taking some of the melodies from the guitar and the keyboards, which he didn't use to, which makes it more like a song. Lillywhite conjured a more direct sound in which former subtleties were shrouded in power and dynamism.  The album was also preceded by the release of "Speed Your Love to Me" which reached No. Bonjour tout le monde!  With this leading to the group becoming tense and distracted, Lillywhite occasionally asked the band members to vacate the studio while he worked on mixing. 11 juin 2012 12:47. , On 16 March 2015, a new 4CD/DVD deluxe remastered boxset of Sparkle in the Rain was released, containing B-sides and remixes on Disc 2 and live performances and radio sessions on Discs 3 and 4. ", Burchill likened Lillywhite's producing style and manner to that of the film director Werner Herzog. Titre extrait de cette session d'enregistrement mais non inclus dans l'album, https://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sparkle_in_the_Rain&oldid=162979375, Article contenant un appel à traduction en anglais, licence Creative Commons attribution, partage dans les mêmes conditions, comment citer les auteurs et mentionner la licence. Speed Your Love To Me 4. 20 in the UK, although "Up on the Catwalk" fared less well; released in March 1984, the single only managed a peak of #27. Gone is the electronic/experimental subtlety of their previous work, despite Michael McNeil's gorgeous keyboard work continuing to inform the music a great deal here - drums, bass and guitars are given more breathing space, making a grandiose rock statement, all in favour of the group's sound maturity, progress and deserved commercial … " Shortly afterwards, the band were looking for a producer for their forthcoming sixth album; initially Alex Sadkin, of the Compass Point All Stars, was sought after due to his work with Grace Jones, but his schedule was incompatible with that of Simple Minds. " The overall effect of the instrumentation is a "densely packed juggernaut of an LP", with Adam Sweeting describing the "big, spacey feel" of "Waterfront" as atypical.  The band's new drummer Mel Gaynor, who had contributed for some tracks on the previous record, agreed on the album's aggressiveness: "On this album I'm getting a few of my ideas across, not only in the drumming field but in other fields as well. The band's sound naturally became less subtle. Écoutez Sparkle In The Rain par Simple Minds sur Deezer. Although mentioned on the Blu-Ray disc, there is no Dolby Digital 5.1 audio track. Sparkle in the Rain pioneered a new "Big Music" whose full stadium-sized horror had yet to become apparent, and there was something attractive about the clattering majesty of "Waterfront". Club called it "an album that surrounds listeners with pounding percussion and resonant chime" with songs that explore "the intersection of surface glitz and raw human need.  "We get this thing levelled at us of being influenced by them, but they're equally influenced by us. Sparkle In The Rain reste l'un des meilleurs album au son "brut" des écossais. "In places like that, 50,000 people, there's just no room for subtlety, and there's no need for it, there's no want for it. For Sparkle in the Rain, they sought U2 producer Steve Lillywhite, whose approach helped shape their performances into a forceful, direct set of commercial rock designed to shake nosebleed seats. Despite frontman Jim Kerr's vaguest gesturing and most voluble bellowing to that point, the move worked. Shake Off The Ghosts DISC 2: 1.  Sparkle in the Rain was certified gold in Canada for selling over 50,000 units in that country, and topped the New Zealand Albums Chart for two weeks, further remaining in their charts for eighteen weeks. 6 Écouter Ajouter Street Hassle 5:16 . The disc is a High Fidelity Pure Audio Blu-Ray that features no video content. 2. 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