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Norway - Full Moon 57 - 06/06/01
2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight Five
Big Dipper Records
By now we can confirm that there really was a cock-up with titles of Astroburger's third and
fourth flight as suspected last moon. The labels of the two singles had been switched. The
review of Flight Three thus applies to
Flight Four and vice versa.
With Flight Five we're back on the track. All Night Long is a traditional
rocker that reminds me of some early 70s song by Rod Stewart or The Faces or something. The
piano of the chorus really is of the boogie kind (though not woogie, fortunately). There's even
a couple of guitar solos and the vocals seem even nicer out of tune than usually. The song might
indicate some hanky-panky lyrics, but no, they're of the Norwegian kind:
"All night long/I sit and watch the snow." No
less! Schwarzwald on the flip side is probably the strangest tune so far. It's a mixture
of Smurf piano, a diabolical organ, kindergarten experimentation with strange sounds, German
voices and several species of small furry animals that are gathered together in a cave and
groove with a pict, if you know what I mean. It's fun, especially for those who recorded it, I
guess. Probably not my favourite track in the long run. There's a sneaking suspicion coming up
that Astroburger might be running out of good ideas at the moment.
Copyright © 2001 JP
You may also want to check out our Astroburger articles/reviews: 2001 A Pop Odyssey - Flights 9-12, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight 8, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight Four, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight One, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight Seven, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight Six, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight Three, 2001 A Pop Odyssey, Flight Two, Lightyears Behind, Quite Obscure and Practically Marzipan, They Came From The Sun....
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