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Any George Harrison Album Except ' All Things Must Pass '

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Wildest cat from montana, Jun 10, 2021 at 10:59 AM.

  1. Wildest cat from montana

    Wildest cat from montana Humble Reader Thread Starter

    I actually like ' Dark Horse ' quite a bit.
    It's the dark horse in his catalogue.
    I think it gets a bad rap because it's associated with that tour.
     
  2. vince

    vince Stan Ricker's son-in-law

    "WONDERWALL MUSIC", baby!!!!
     
  3. erocky

    erocky Forum Resident

    Cloud Nine is pretty fantastic. It has some great songwriting on it. This is Love and When we was Fab are super singles. I love Jeff Lynne producing though.
     
  4. MHP

    MHP Lover of Rock ‘n Roll

    Location:
    DK
    Cloud 9.
    The only album ‘up there’.
     
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  5. Yes Wonderwall is probably his second or third best album.
     
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  6. WumpusDynamix

    WumpusDynamix Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Cumberland RI
    George Harrison - George Harrison

    Can't get enough of 'Here Comes The Moon'
     
  7. FJFP

    FJFP Host for the 'Mixology' Mix Differences Podcast

    Cloud Nine is a favourite, but I've become very partial to the Self Titled LP over the last couple of years, especially the first side.
     
  8. Talmi K

    Talmi K Forum Resident

    Location:
    Hungary
    Cloud Nine is my favourite GH album. 2nd ATMP, 3rd GH1979 and Brainwashed tie.
     
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  9. abzach

    abzach Forum Resident

    Location:
    Sweden
    Extra Texture is IMO his best album.
     
  10. foreverrock

    foreverrock Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Seattle-ish
    Living in the Material World has become my favorite Harrison album over the last year. For some reason the songs just keep floating back into my mind and I find myself humming them more often.
     
  11. CraigBic

    CraigBic Forum Resident

    Location:
    New Zealand
    What about the glory that is Electronic Sound, I've actually listened to it all the way through on several occasions. Bernie Krause screwed around on the Moog to show George what it could do, little did he know that George was thinking "This could be on side 2 of the album!" what a move that was.
     
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  12. kwadguy

    kwadguy Senior Member

    Location:
    Cambridge, MA

    IMHO, Living in the Material World is the only other Harrison album in the same league. The rest are substantially weaker.
     
  13. foreverrock

    foreverrock Well-Known Member

    Location:
    Seattle-ish
    I agree. I enjoy the other albums and they all have VERY bright spots on them.. but LITMW just front to back brings me joy and makes me want to relisten to it immediately.
     
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  14. MechanicalAnimal6

    MechanicalAnimal6 Forum Resident

    Location:
    United States
    he never did put out an album i didn't like (with the exception of Electronic Sound i guess)

    all good stuff!!
     
  15. MPLRecords

    MPLRecords Owner of nine copies of Tug of War

    Location:
    Rochester, NY
    All Things Must Pass comes in 5th for my George ranking, behind Gone Troppo, Cloud Nine, Brainwashed, and Thirty-Three and .
     
  16. Wildest cat from montana

    Wildest cat from montana Humble Reader Thread Starter

    I was disappointed in it at first coming after you know what but it was a grower. It has a beautiful majesty about it.
     
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  17. applebonkerz

    applebonkerz Forum Resident

    Brainwashed is my 2nd favorite...except for that terrible cover art on it.
     
  18. Brainwashed is great. The self titled album with the green portrait is one of his best sounding records.
     
  19. Cryptical17

    Cryptical17 Forum Resident

    Location:
    New York
    Extra Texture
    The Best of Dark Horse
     
  20. Wil1972

    Wil1972 'Nader Dodgin' Champ

    Location:
    Alabama
    My top 5:

    Cloud 9
    ATMP
    33 1/3
    Self titled
    Brainwashed
     
  21. Zeki

    Zeki Forum Resident

    Material World for me. Loved it from the get-go.
     
  22. yesteryear

    yesteryear Wild Honey Laureate

    Location:
    Dallas, Texas
    Material World
    Brainwashed
    Dark Horse
     
  23. Mickey2

    Mickey2 Forum Resident

    Location:
    Bronx, NY, USA
    Another vote for Cloud Nine. The others are dreary affairs IMO.
     
  24. lothianlad

    lothianlad Forum Resident

    Location:
    scotland
    I like the 'George Harrison' LP a lot, it has a number of gorgeous tunes..... and most of 'cloud 9' and 'brainwashed' are pretty decent.
     
  25. mercuryvenus

    mercuryvenus Forum Resident

    Location:
    Maryland, USA
    My favorite non-ATMP albums of his:

    Brainwashed
    Living in the Material World
    33 1/3

    Unpopular opinion, but Cloud Nine is actually one of my least favorite George albums. Too much 80s synth for me.
     

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