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Blondie - Autoamerican (CD, Album)

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  1. The basic Blondie sextet was augmented, or replaced, by numerous session musicians (including lots of uncredited horn and string players) for the group's fifth album, Autoamerican, on which they continued to expand their stylistic range, with greater success, at 6/
  2. With "Autoamerican" it seems as if Debbie Harry just said "to heck with it I'm going to sing whatever I feel like singing" and so we get a quirky, disjointed, multi-genre album with one simply outstanding track: "Rapture" and one great cover "The Tide Is High" with the rest resembling a sprinkling of torch singing ala old style Betty Boop 4/5(5).
  3. The basic Blondie sextet was augmented, or replaced, by numerous session musicians (including lots of uncredited horn and string players) for the group's fifth album, Autoamerican, on which they continued to expand their stylistic range, with greater success, at least on certain tracks, than they had on Eat to the Beat.A cover of Jamaican group the Paragons' "The Tide Is High," released in.
  4. The album track "Live It Up" was also extended and remixed for the B-side of the non-U.S. 12" single. This 8-minute version was included on the UK CD edition of Autoamerican and was reissued as part of EMI's disc Blondie Singles Box in Blondie re-recorded the song for their compilation album Greatest Hits Deluxe Redux.
  5. Feb 23,  · Autoamerican came out when I was It was the first serious album I bought. I had three colorful disco lights in my room and this music was the soundtrack to my entrance into teenagedom/5(2K).
  6. "Autoamerican" is the crème de la crème of Blondie albums. "Autoamerican" is in a league of its own, and I find challenging to describe the different sounds, but I'll do my best. First off, guitarist Chris Stein decided he wanted an orchestra on many of the tracks. Which is evident on the instrumental track, "Europa"/5(98).
  7. Find Blondie discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Find Blondie discography, albums and singles on AllMusic full condensed blue highlight denotes album pick Filter Discography By Albums Compilations Singles & EPs DVDs & Videos Others All. Year Album Autoamerican: Caroline Distribution The Hunter: Chrysalis Records.
  8. “Magical things did happen” “Eclectic” remains the watchword where Autoamerican is concerned. Marking the first time Blondie had left their native New York to make an album, the recording Author: Tim Peacock.
  9. Autoamerican was a very different album for Blondie. The two singles taken from this album, Rapture, and The Tide Is High were also very different, one was reggae and the other was rap but they were both big hits! The cassette contains an extra track, Susie And Jeffrey. The CD release includes not only .

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