ELO Electric Light Orchestra - New World Record 12" Vinyl LP Album
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Description / Collector's info:
Released in 1976, "A New World Record" is the sixth studio album by the Electric Light Orchestra (ELO). The album was a commercial success, reaching the top five in both the UK and US charts, and it remains one of the band's most beloved and iconic albums.
The album's sound is characterized by its lush orchestral arrangements, catchy hooks, and a fusion of rock and classical music. The album's production quality is superb, with each track sounding crisp and polished. The album's cover art, featuring a futuristic cityscape, perfectly captures the album's blend of innovation and nostalgia.This album includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by ELO and photos.
Music Genre:Progressive Rock
Album Production Information:Recorded and mixed at Musicland Studios, Munich, Germany.
Orchestra and Choir recorded at De Lane Les Studios, Wembley, England
Sound engineers John Richards and Dick Plant
Album Cover design and photography: Kosh
Art Direction Ria Lewerker
Record Label Information:United Artists Jet Records UA-LA679-G
Media Format:12" LP Vinyl Gramophone Record
Year & Country:1976 Made in USA
Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) is a British rock band that formed in Birmingham, England in 1970. The band's music is characterized by their unique blend of rock and classical music, incorporating elements of orchestral arrangements and a variety of instruments such as cellos, violins, and synthesizers./p>
EELO's founding members were Jeff Lynne, Roy Wood, and Bev Bevan, all of whom had previously played in the band The Move. The band's early albums, such as "Electric Light Orchestra" and "ELO 2," featured a more experimental sound that drew on psychedelic and progressive rock influences./p>
EHowever, it was ELO's later albums that brought the band its greatest commercial success. Albums like "A New World Record" and "Out of the Blue" included hit songs such as "Livin' Thing," "Telephone Line," and "Mr. Blue Sky," and helped to cement ELO's place as one of the biggest and most influential bands of the 1970s./p>
EDespite several lineup changes over the years, Jeff Lynne remained the driving force behind ELO, serving as the band's lead singer, songwriter, and producer. In addition to his work with ELO, Lynne has also produced albums for artists such as George Harrison, Tom Petty, and Roy Orbison./p>
EELO's music has had a lasting impact on the rock and pop music landscape, with their unique blend of classical and rock elements inspiring numerous other artists over the years. Whether you're a fan of their early experimental sound or their later, more polished pop hits, there's no denying the lasting influence of ELO on the world of music.