|Epic concept album by Rob Reed (Magenta) featuring a huge cast of Prog stars!
Format: CD / Released: 01/01/2013
Track Listing: Exordium / Lost / Lilly / Mercy Of The Sea / The Storm / Beneath The Waves / Sole Survivor / Alone / Il Tempo È Giunto / A Moment Of Clarity / One Small Step / Reunion
More information: Beneath The Waves melds the talents of over two dozen artists and ensembles into an astonishing album of rare depth, emotion and intensity. Held together by a vocal performance of spine tingling power from Steve Balsamo (Jesus Christ Superstar) and co-ordinated by celebrated producer / composer Rob Reed (Magenta, Chimpan A) , the album features an array of musical talent including:
Steve Hackett (Genesis) - nylon guitar; Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree) - drums; Nick Beggs (Steve Hackett Band, Kajagoogoo) - stick; Troy Donockley (Nightwish, Bad Shepherds) Uilleann Pipes, whistles; Nick Barrett (Pendragon) - guitar, Neil Taylor (Tears for Fears, Robbie Williams) - guitar; Jakko Jackzyk (20th Century Skitzoid Band) - guitar; Francis Dunnery (ex It Bites) - guitar, John Mitchell (It Bites) - guitar, Mel Collins (King Crimson, Camel) - sax, BJ Cole (Elton John, David Gilmour) - pedal steel guitar, Chris Fry (Magenta)- guitar and Christina Booth (Magenta) - backing vocals - and introduces the vocal talents of Angharad Bryn in the role of Lily.
Adding to the epic quality of the album are celebrated vocal ensemble Synergy, The English Chamber Choir conducted by Guy Protheroe, the London Session Orchestra conducted by Dave Stewart plus renowned opera singers Rhys Meirion and Shan Cothi.
The limited edition CD and DVD in a 7" gatefold sleeve has now SOLD OUT and is DELETED. This is the standard single CD edition in a digipak.