Alan Parsons - The Secret album flac
Alan’s longtime hobby has been performing magic and this brand new album showcases his own passion for the craft, hence the title The Secret. The album sees a return to the pop rock sound with symphonic and progressive rock interludes which the Alan Parsons Project was known for.
Alan Parsons to Release New Studio Album, "The Secret" April 26 First Single, "Miracle" featuring Jason Mraz Out Now Grammy Award Winning legendary music icon and master of progressive rock, Alan Parsons will return with a new album, The Secret on April 26, 2019 via Frontiers Music Srl.
The Secret is the fifth solo album by English rock musician Alan Parsons. It was released on 26 April 2019 via Frontiers. The time between this and Parsons' previous album, A Valid Path in 2004, marks the longest gap between two consecutive albums, totaling more than 15 years. Adapted from Blabbermouth. Lead vocals: Jason Mraz, Lou Gramm, Alan Parsons, Todd Cooper, P. J. Olsson, Jordan Huffman, Jared Mahone, Mark Mikel.
The Alan Parsons Live Project has been his bread and butter gig for the past two decades, and another album wasn’t on the cards until Frontiers Records founder and Parsons fan Serafino Perugino approached him last year. The songs on The Secret were pulled out of the hat over 2018, but Parsons is a lifelong fan of magic, and the theme for his fifth solo album is one he has harboured for years. The Secret draws on magic and mystery in allegorical, poetical ways, and marks a return to the recording and songwriting approach of the Project’s halcyon days.
Alan Parsons returns with a new album, The Secret, in April.
Alan Parsons will release his new studio album, The Secret on April 26, 2019
Alan Parsons is on the radio and I’m singing along, harmonizing. That sound of rich harmony over magical words would stick with me for my whole life and ultimately become what my own career is about, trying to solve universal quandaries through song craft. Alan’s longtime hobby has been performing magic and this brand new album showcases his own passion for the craft, hence the title The Secret. "Magic has always been a passion of mine, I am a member of The Magic Castle in Los Angeles. I've also worked with the Japanese magic company Tenyo, writing instruction books and catalogs for their tricks.
Only for completionists (3%). Music composition wise it is an unsurprising mixture between his style, The Beatlesī & Peter Gabrielīs Pop side, some semi classical symphonic arrangements here and there and a cover of "The Sorcererīs Apprentice" (composed by Paul Dukas) which together conform the overall mood of this work.
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (feat.
The Secret is Alan Parsons first studio album in 15 years. His last album, A Valid Path, was released in 2004. Since then he has toured and released several live albums, and also oversaw the reissue of expanded versions of classic Alan Parsons Project albums. But The Secret is a welcome return and it lives up to expectations. This is one brilliant album. As with the Alan Parsons Project, Parsons decided to work with various vocalists and there are some surprises, such as Foreigner’s Lou Gramm on Sometimes and Jason Mraz taking lead vocals for Miracle.
|1||The Sorcerer's Apprentice||5:47|
|3||As Lights Fall||3:59|
|4||One Note Symphony||4:43|
|7||Fly To Me||3:45|
|9||Years Of Glory||4:05|
|10||The Limelight Fades Away||3:36|
|11||I Can't Get There From Here||4:38|
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|FR CD 943||Alan Parsons||The Secret (CD, Album)||Frontiers Music SRL||FR CD 943||Europe||2019|
|FR LP 943||Alan Parsons||The Secret (LP, Album)||Frontiers Music SRL||FR LP 943||Europe||2019|
|FR BS 943||Alan Parsons||The Secret (CD, Album + DVD-V, Album, NTSC + LP, Album + 2xCD,)||Frontiers Music SRL||FR BS 943||Europe||2019|
|IROND CD 19-1947||Alan Parsons||The Secret (CD, Album)||Irond||IROND CD 19-1947||Russia||2019|
|FR LP 943, FR LP 943B||Alan Parsons||The Secret (LP, Album, Ltd, Blu)||Frontiers Music SRL, Frontiers Music SRL||FR LP 943, FR LP 943B||Europe||2019|