Rockaria! - Electric Light Orchestra - A New World Record
Label: Jet Records - JET 32545 • Series: Nice Price • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: UK • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock, Symphonic Rock
Jeff Lynne reportedly regards this album and its follow-up, Out of the Blueas the high points in the band's history. One might be better off opting for A New World Record over its successor, however, as a more modest-sized creation chock full of superb songs that are produced even better. Opening with the opulently orchestrated "Tightrope," which heralds the perfect production found throughout this album, A New World Record contains seven of the best songs ever to come out of the group.
The Beatles influence is present, to be sure, but developed to a very high degree of sophistication and on Lynne 's own terms, rather than being imitative of Jesus Is Love - Commodores - Jesus Is Love / Mighty Spirit songs.
The original LP's second side opened with "So Fine," which seems like the perfect pop synthesis of guitar, percussion, and orchestral Rockaria! - Electric Light Orchestra - A New World Record , embodying precisely what Lynne had first set out to do with Roy Wood at the moment ELO was conceived. From there, the album soars through stomping Rockaria! - Electric Light Orchestra - A New World Record numbers like "Livin' Thing" and "Do Ya," interspersed with lyrical pieces like "Above the Clouds" which makes striking use of pizzicato bass strings.
Stream or buy on:. Release Date November, Small Gathering. Track Listing. Jeff Lynne. Electric Light Orchestra. Telephone Line. Mission A World Record. So Fine. Livin' Thing. Above the Clouds. Do Ya. Tightrope Jeff Lynne. Spotify Amazon. Telephone Line Jeff Lynne. So Fine Jeff Lynne. Livin' Thing Jeff Lynne. Above the Clouds Jeff Lynne. Do Ya Jeff Lynne. Shangri-La Jeff Lynne.
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