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The Raven That Refused To Sing ( CD & Blu-ray )

Artist:
Format:
Compact Disc (Audio)
No of Discs:
2
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
20-09-2019
Label:
Barcode:
802644855370
Packaging:
Digipak
Catalog Number:
KSCOPE553
The Raven That Refused To Sing  ( CD & Blu-ray )
The Raven That Refused To Sing  ( CD & Blu-ray )

Description

DELUXE 2-DISC CD & BLU-RAY EDITION OF THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED 2013 ALBUM FROM STEVEN WILSON "this album shows Wilson to be one of modern rock's most cunning and soulful protagonists" ***** The Guardian ALBUM OF THE YEAR at the Progressive Music Awards '13

Steven Wilson, four-time Grammy nominee, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and founder member of Porcupine Tree, released his critically acclaimed third solo album The Raven Refused to Sing in 2013, reaching #28 in the UK charts and #3 in Germany. In 2017 he shot back into the charts with his fifth solo album To the Bone at #3 in the UK and #2 in Germany, which built on the success of fourth solo album Hand. Cannot. Erase., which reached #13 in the UK and #3 in Germany.

The Raven that Refused to Sing featured a stellar line-up of musicians including lead guitarist Guthrie Govan, bassist Nick Beggs, Marco Minnemann on the drums, Theo Travis playing saxophone/flute, and Adam Holzman on keyboards. It was engineered by legendary producer/engineer Alan Parsons and consists of 6 songs, 3 of which are 10-minute plus epics based on stories of the supernatural.

The CD contains the album and the Blu-ray disc offers audiophiles the chance to experience the album in its full glory with 96/24 Stereo LPCM of the album, plus 2 x 5.1 mixes of album (96/24 5.1 LPCM & DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1). The Blu-ray also features instrumental versions of the album tracks (96/24 Stereo LPCM), plus bonus track ('Drive Home' lounge version, also 96/24 Stereo LPCM), an art gallery Art Gallery (images by Hajo Mueller), Photo Gallery (photographs by Lasse Hoile) and a studio Documentary (filmed and edited by Lasse Hoile). It is presented in digipack packaging.

"A progressive masterpiece" Classic Rock "The Raven That Refused To Sing is, aptly, magic" 9/10 Metal Hammer "If you only buy one album for the rest of your life, buy this one!" 10/10 Eclipsed "A more inspiring and innovative record will not be released in 2013" 5/5 Guitar "Steven Wilson is the greatest Prog mastermind of his time!" Visions "Steven Wilson at the height of his creative powers" Sound & Vision

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. Luminol ( 12:10 )
  3. Drive Home ( 07:33 )
  4. The Holy Drinker ( 10:14 )
  5. The Pin Drop ( 05:01 )
  6. The Watchmaker ( 11:42 )
  7. The Raven That Refused To Sing ( 07:57 )
  8. Luminol ( 5.1 Mix ) ( 12:10 )
  9. Drive Home ( 5.1 Mix ) ( 07:37 )
  10. The Holy Drinker ( 5.1 Mix ) ( 10:14 )
  11. The Pin Drop ( 5.1 Mix ) ( 05:03 )
  12. The Watchmaker ( 5.1 Mix ) ( 11:42 )
  13. The Raven That Refused To Sing ( 5.1 Mix ) ( 07:57 )
  14. Luminol ( Instrumental Version ) ( Bonus Track ) ( 12:10 )
  15. Drive Home ( Instrumental Version ) ( Bonus Track ) ( 07:37 )
  16. The Holy Drinker ( Instrumental Version ) ( Bonus Track ) ( 10:14 )
  17. The Pin Drop ( Instrumental Version ) ( Bonus Track ) ( 05:03 )
  18. The Watchmaker ( Instrumental Version ) ( Bonus Track ) ( 11:42 )
  19. The Raven That Refused To Sing ( Instrumental Version ) ( Bonus Track ) ( 07:57 )
  20. Drive Home ( Lounge Version ) ( Bonus Track )
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