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The Grateful Dead - American Beauty album mp3

Performer: The Grateful Dead
Title: American Beauty
Country: US
Style: Folk Rock
Rating: 4.6
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American Beauty is the fifth studio album by rock band the Grateful Dead. Released November 1, 1970, by Warner Bros. Records, the album continued the folk rock and country music style of their previous album Workingman's Dead, issued earlier in the year. Though the Americana approach is still evident in the songwriting, comparatively the sound focused more on folk harmonies and major-key melodies, showing influence from Bob Dylan and Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young.

Формируйте собственную коллекцию записей Grateful Dead. It was the second album the band released that year, following Workingman's Dead which was released the prior June. The album was recorded at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco in August and September 1970, and the front cover artwork was by Kelley/Mouse Studios.

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Grateful Dead American Beauty German CD album. Who says discipline is a bad thing? No one who's heard American Beauty, the Dead's greatest studio achievement. Showcasing 10 concise, country-rooted gems that sound equally good whether you're hanging on the front porch in the afternoon or nursing a bottle after hours, this one could win over many an anti-Jerry.

Released in 1970, American Beauty was recorded by the band during the same sessions during which their previous album, Workingman’s Dead was also recorded. Both of these albums have a bigger emphasis on harmonies and acoustic instrumentation with a focus on the country folk sound. A third album was planned to complete a trilogy of albums in the style of Americana, Ramblin' Rose, though the album was never finished. American Beauty is ranked at on Rolling Stone’s list of The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, three spots above Workingman’s Dead. American Beauty Q&A.

Album · 1970 · 10 Songs. This 1970 release found the Grateful Dead writing and recording with uncanny economy, creating an album filled with the ringing steel and acoustic guitars of country rock and the lush harmonies and pop arrangements of California folk and psych. Ripple and Box of Rain are dusty, melancholy-tinged turns that address spiritual and mortality issues, while the jovial Sugar Magnolia tells of new-love innocence. The roiling Truckin’ is a dream-weaving life/road metaphor that helped to soothe an entire generation reeling from the Vietnam War and the death of the hippie dream

Band Name Grateful Dead. Album Name American Beauty. Released date 01 November 1970. Labels WEA Rhino Records. Music StylePsychedelic Rock. Members owning this album19. Re-Issue in 2001 by Rhino Records. 2. Friend of the Devil.

American Beauty is a perfect display of the new genre the Dead fall into at this time, Country Rock. However, unlike the band’s previous release, Workingman’s Dead, the group does not completely abandon their Psychedelic and Acid Rock side. Box of Rain A very emotional song that was created during a very sad time in the Grateful Dead history. Sugar Magnolia: Since my first listen of the Grateful Dead’s greatest hits album Skeletons from the Closet, I have been in love with Sugar Magnolia. This simply, but nicely composed Bob Weir song speaks about pure love and good times.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Box Of Rain
Bass – Dave TorbertGuitar – David NelsonWritten-By – Lesh*, Hunter*
5:16
A2 Friend Of The Devil
Mandolin – David GrismanWritten-By – Garcia*, Dawson*, Hunter*
3:20
A3 Sugar Magnolia
Written-By – Weir*, Hunter*
3:15
A4 Operator
Written-By – McKernan*
2:21
A5 Candyman
Organ – Howard WalesPiano – Ned Lagin
6:12
B1 Ripple
Mandolin – David Grisman
4:10
B2 Brokedown Palace
Piano – Howard Wales
4:18
B3 Till The Morning Comes 3:13
B4 Attics Of My Life 5:09
B5 Truckin
Organ – Howard WalesWritten-By – Weir*, Garcia*, Lesh*, Hunter*
5:09

Credits

  • Artwork – Kelly - Mouse Studios*
  • Bass, Guitar, Piano, Vocals – Phil Lesh
  • Co-producer [Audio] – Steve Barncard*
  • Drums – Bill Kreutzmann
  • Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar [Pedal Steel], Piano, Vocals – Jerry Garcia
  • Guitar, Vocals – Bob Weir
  • Harmonica, Vocals – Ron "Pigpen" McKernan
  • Percussion – Mickey Hart
  • Photography By [Rear Photo] – George Conger
  • Producer – The Grateful Dead
  • Songwriter – Robert Hunter
  • Written-By – Garcia* (tracks: A5 to B4), Hunter* (tracks: A5 to B4)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (Boxed): GEMA/Biem
  • Label Code: LC 0392
  • Price Code (Germany): Ⓖ
  • Price Code (France): WE 321
  • Other (Legacy Category from sleeve): (WS 1893)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
WS 1893, 1893 Grateful Dead* American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, Pit) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WS 1893, 1893 US 1970
WS 1893 The Grateful Dead American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records WS 1893 UK 1971
WPCP-4356 Grateful Dead* American Beauty ‎(CD, Album, Promo, RE) Warner Bros. Records WPCP-4356 Japan 1991
WS 1893 The Grateful Dead American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, RE, Spe) Warner Bros. Records WS 1893 US 1978
WS 1893, 1893 Grateful Dead* American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, RP, Jac) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WS 1893, 1893 US 1978

Tracklist

1 Box Of Rain 5:16
2 Friend Of The Devil 3:20
3 Sugar Magnolia 3:15
4 Operator 2:21
5 Candyman 6:12
1 Ripple 4:10
2 Brokedown Palace 4:18
3 Till The Morning Comes 3:13
4 Attics Of My Life 5:09
5 Truckin' 5:09

Notes

Matrix / Runout Side 1: R1-74397-1 G1 RM Mastered by Capitol (stamped)
Matrix / Runout Side 2: R1-74397-2 G1 RM Mastered by Capitol (stamped)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
WS 1893, 1893 Grateful Dead* American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, Pit) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WS 1893, 1893 US 1970
WS 1893 The Grateful Dead American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records WS 1893 UK 1971
WPCP-4356 Grateful Dead* American Beauty ‎(CD, Album, Promo, RE) Warner Bros. Records WPCP-4356 Japan 1991
WS 1893 The Grateful Dead American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, RE, Spe) Warner Bros. Records WS 1893 US 1978
WS 1893, 1893 Grateful Dead* American Beauty ‎(LP, Album, RP, Jac) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WS 1893, 1893 US 1978


Reviews (1)
Braned
Found this in Sound It Out, Teesside for 7 quid. Record needed a little clean but otherwise perfect, cover has seen better days. Such a great sounding album, great find to start off my dead collection!

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