by Peter Banks. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Read it and tell me something later. Peter Banks's first solo album from 1973 showcased a maverick talent at its most unfettered. So, only 3.5. TWO SIDES OF PETER BANKS. I hope participate as the last year, as an outsider. The vinyl ia vg++. referencing Two Sides Of Peter Banks, LP, Album, Gat, SMAS-11217 A brilliant solo album that is laden with dynamism, melody and a full of what made Yes such a unique band from its genesis(i.e. Released 1973. How are ratings calculated? Banks' father was an optical mechanic and his mother a cleaner. See all 12 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. The Title is Two Sides Of Peter Banks. 'Two Sides Of Peter Banks' is the solo debut studio album of Peter Banks and was released in 1973. It almost escaped me. But, perhaps the prog community is busy, who knows?. Two Sides of Peter Banks meanders something awful, as if the guitarist never got around to finishing it. Write a review. Start your 30-day free trial of Unlimited to listen to this plus tens of millions more songs. I'll read your review later. Side one is very compelling and is more structured than side two, which is more like a bluesy/jazzy jam section that is running out of steam in too many places, but it has its moments. In questo disco del '73 le influenze non sono però così marcate ed il nostro si lascia andare ad un rock a volte psichedelico, a volte folk. Peter Banks & Sydney Foxx), One Hit Wonders - 18 Pop Classics from the Stars That Time Forgot (Rerecorded Version). Since it seems you like the album too, I'm very curious about your rating. (LP + CD) for 1973's Two Sides of Peter Banks, Peter Banks (the original guitarist of Yes), along with guitarist Jan Akkerman (of Focus), with whom Banks co-wrote most of the songs on the album, assembled a star-studded cast of characters that included Phil Collins and Steve Hackett (of Genesis), and John Wetton (of King Crimson). 30 Hertz 30 Hertz Records is an independent record label founded by John ‘Jah Wobble’ Wardle in 1997, on which he has self-released a series of critically acclaimed records. Top positive review. Classically awesome album! Peter Banks ‎– Two Sides Of Peter Banks Label: Esoteric Recordings ‎– ECLEC 2165 Format: CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered Country: UK Released: 2009 Genre: Rock. Editors’ Notes After his groundbreaking stint with Yes and his brief time with Flash, guitarist Peter Banks took a break from the band scene; he rounded up a stellar group of musical friends and recorded a set of solo tunes ranging from serene to bracing. Banks set to work on his debut solo album while also recording the third Flash album Out Of Our Hands. Free shipping. with Banks at the 6 strings). As happened with the solo album of Anderson "Olias Of Suhillow", "Two Sides Of Peter Banks" already deserved a review here on Sputnik too. Exclusive Prime pricing. Album Rating: 3.5It was a pleasure, but I expected more comments and ratings of the album, really. It's nice to see another rating to this album. As of 2015, Cherry Red are proud to represent 30 Hertz as part of our family of associated labels. Still, we both consider this album is worth, especilly due to the great interplay between both guitarists, Banks and Akkerman. That is even more important to me, because I'm convinced that Diva was interested to review this album, too. He grew up in Barnet, North London, where he attended Barnet Secondary School and Barnet College of Further Education. Especially, because the eponymous debut album of Flash was one of the knights which was brought to us in the prog tournament of Friday, on the last year, precisely by Diva. It deserves that. Banks’ nuanced style and penchant for subtle effects are evident in the luminous “Visions of the King,” the classically inflected “The White House Veil,” and the boldly dynamic “Knights.” More angular and freewheeling are “Battles,” "Stop That!,” and “Get Out of My Fridge,” featuring Phil Collins' vigorous drumming. Mark III (feat. Very well written review, dude. But the most important is this album deserved a review, and finaly it have it. So, I'm very glad you liked my review. It will be a great experience, I can assure you that. FLASH~In The Can~lp US Capitol/Sovereign gatefold Peter Banks of YES prog VG+. Peter Banks è stato il chitarrista degli Yes nei primi due album di questo gruppo leggendario del prog inglese. Flash bandmates Bennett and Hough guested, although Bennett subsequently said … Besides, I always expected that Banks had more admirers on Sputnik. Album Rating: 4.0Nice. The outer sleeve is vg. Nice studies, dude. See All Buying Options. Two Sides Of Peter Banks Vinyl Record Album Smas 11217 gatefold. Listen Now with Amazon Music : On the other hand, side one is nearly perfect and offers a beautiful contrast between brillant King Crimsonesque passages and soothing atmospheres created by the guitars. Peter Banks Two Sides Of Peter Banks [Import] United Kingdom - Import on Collectors' Choice Music After three albums with his band Flash, the original guitarist of Yes teamed with Jan Akkerman, Phil Collins, John Wetton and Steve Hackett on this 1973 … Style: Prog Rock. Only now I rated the album. Overall, it's a warm performance and so it's a good summer album imo. Two Sides of Peter Banks is a beguiling detour from the guitarist’s higher-profile projects, containing some of his most finely wrought compositions rendered with a virtuosic touch. I think we talk about it once, when I rated the album, as I can remember. Still shiny. Cover Location: Hipgnosis Studio, London, UK Who Did What: Photography – … As a teenager, he also learned how to play the banjo. Title: Two Sides Of Peter Banks Artist: Peter Banks Type: Studio Album Released: 1973 Recorded: Length: Label: Capitol Producer: Peter Banks Two Sides Of Peter Banks is the first solo album by Peter Banks. Peter Banks, Two Sides Of Peter Banks, Vinyl Record. I'm very glad that you was one of the guys who noticed my review. In its defense, there are some brilliant prog passages on the first side that anticipate the work of Anthony Phillips and Steve Hackett. The item format is a vinyl LP. 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