Click to enlarge
Man In Space With Sounds = LP = (LP)
Man In Space With Sounds is one of those legendary LPs A rare souvenir of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair, this music served as the soundtrack to a ride called the Bubbleator, which transported fair visitors through an overview of the future, a technological utopia where science and space travel promised solutions to all of humanity's plights. Needless to say, that future never arrived and this music (actually recorded in the early 1950s) still sounds as futuristic today as it must have back then. The all-original compositions fall somewhere between nervous Philip Glass and 1950s sci-fi movie music, arranged with string orchestra in a sometimes rhythmic, polyrhythmic, or merely ambient cloud of odd electronic space noises. Despite its intended technological optimism, the music is quite heavy and menacing, and the future ultimately feels pretty scary. Regardless, this recording proves Attilio Mineo to have been an unbelievably progressive and underappreciated composer and arranger. The amazing aural and visual content of this endearing package transcend everything. A rare, sought-after gem made accessible as a facsimile, with added bonus photos, in a limited pressing of 500 copies. Packaged for collectors by collectors.
179 SEK 
 
  Tell a friend
Use the form below to send information about this product to a friend.
Your name    Your e-mail
Send
Your friend's name Your friend's e-mail
Enter your email address to be automatically informed when this item is back in stock
Your e-mail   
Send
Limited availability - ships immediately
Specifications
Type: LP
Recorded: 1952
Release Date: 2011-04-20
Label: Subliminal Sounds
Country: Euro
Item No: SUB081LP
Customer rating & reviews
Rate this item | Review this item
Track List
01 Welcome to tomorrow
02 Gayway to heaven
03 Mile-a-minute monorail
04 Around the world
05 Century 21
06 Man in art
07 The queen city
08 Man seeks the future
09 Boeing spacearium
10 Science of tomorrow
11 Space age world's fair
Browse by back in stock - 296 items Show as list
LP
 
179 SEK
 
THREE MAN ARMY
3 = LP =
CD
 
159 SEK
 
CAPTAIN CRIMSON
Remind
CD
 
119 SEK
 
MR BUNGLE
Disco Volante
CD
 
149 SEK
 
CURSED
Room Full Of Sinners
CD
 
129 SEK
 
ARCANUM
Sviga Læ
CD
 
129 SEK
 
BRATS
1980
CD Used
 
65 SEK
 
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA
Zoom
LP Used
 
450 SEK
 
ÄNGLAGARD
Viljans Öga = 2 LP =
CD Used
 
250 SEK
 
ARCADE FIRE
Funeral = Digisleeve =
CD
 
199 SEK
 
HUMBLE PIE
Smokin'
CD Used
 
50 SEK
 
STEVE EARLE
El Corazón
LP Used
 
100 SEK
 
TERRY REID
Seed Of Memory = LP =
LP Used
 
125 SEK
 
THIN LIZZY
Jailbreak = LP =
LP
 
299 SEK
 
DREAM THEATER
Awake = 2 LP =
CD
 
129 SEK
 
ACCEPT
Restless And Wild
CD
 
199 SEK
 
MAQUINA
En Directo
CD
 
109 SEK
 
PORCUPINE TREE
Nil Recurring
CD
 
89 SEK
 
WISHBONE ASH
Here To Hear
Pages:  [1 2  3  4  5  6 
Items per page: 25 [50] 100 
Next page