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Alan Parsons - On Air

 (Colored Vinyl Numbered Edition)


Label:

Music On Vinyl

Genre:

Pop/Rock

Product No.:
AMOV 1009BLU
EAN: 8718469535057
Availability:
noshow
Category:

180 Gram Vinyl Record



180 Gram LP





180-gram audiophile vinyl

Gatefold jacket and printed inner sleeve

Available on vinyl for the first time

First 1,000 numbered copies pressed on transparent blue vinyl

On Air is the second solo release by Alan Parsons after the split of The Alan Parsons Project, originally released in 1996. Although On Air might be the most underrated Alan Parsons albums, many consider this as one of his best.

One of the creative forces was APP long-time guitarist Ian Bairnson. The concept of the album revolves around the history of airborne exploration. The theme of "Too Close to the Sun" is escaping the labyrinth of the Minotaur. "Brother Up In Heaven" is an emotionally driven song, about the unfortunate death of Ian Bairnson's cousin. "One Day To Fly" is a song about Leonardo da Vinci's search to design a flying machine.

A who's-who of lead vocalists are featured on this album; Christopher Cross, Eric Stewart, Neil Lockwood, Steve Overland and Graham Dye. The amazing artwork was re-created for the Music On Vinyl edition by none other than Peter Curzon of Storm Studios.

This is the very first vinyl issue of On Air, which Music On Vinyl is celebrating with a limited pressing of 1,000 numbered copies on transparent blue-ish 180-gram vinyl!

 



Side 1
Blue Blue Sky
Too Close To The Sun
Blown By The Wind
Cloudbreak
I Can’t Look Down
Brother Up In Heaven

Side 2
Fall Free
Apollo
So Far Away
One Day To Fly
Blue Blue Sky

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