Folklore (hi​-​resolution audio)

by Big Big Train

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Stephen Clark
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Stephen Clark These guys epitomise supreme musicianship. They are artisans. Favorite track: The Transit of Venus Across the Sun.
Carsten Pieper
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Carsten Pieper What a gorgeous album - and it's getting better with every spin! More than once (Along the Ridgeway, London Plane...) they are able to evoke the majestic grandeur that I love so much in early-Genesis epics like The Firth of Fifth or Dancing With the Moonlit Knight.

Nevertheless (and of course) , BBT are no cover band but have long developed their very own sound which they keep on refining (with brass and strings, for which the title track is a good example). They even rock in places ;-) Favorite track: Folklore.
Prashanth
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Prashanth BBT takes another step towards cementing themselves as a force in prog. With each of their last three albums (four, including this), one can sense their songwriting become more cohesive as they incorporate a few more full-time members. It's so easy to see why people compare them to the modern equivalents of Genesis or Yes. Melodies are their calling card, and they serve it in spades in this album. Top notch stuff, this! Favorite track: Folklore.
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This is the 24 bit 48khz audio version of Folklore featuring the same track-listing as the double-vinyl album release which includes two additional tracks and a total running time of 80 minutes. The download also includes a PDF copy of the full album booklet including artwork, photographs, lyrics and credits.

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released May 27, 2016

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Big Big Train are three times Progressive Music Awards winners.

'They make beautiful, pastoral quintessentially English music: their name is Big Big Train”
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