Label: Decca - 6.22500 AO,Decca - 6.22 500 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • Style: Prog Rock
Moonmadness is the fourth studio album by English progressive rock band Camel. After reaching success with their previous album, the all instrumental The Snow Goosethe band started on a follow-up and incorporated vocals and lyrics to the new music. Moonmadness has a loose concept with one track based on the personality of each band member. InCamel performed the album live in its entirety. Camel's popularity grew in with their critically acclaimed instrumental album The Snow Goosewhich was followed by the group voted Britain's Brightest Hope by readers of the nationwide music publication Melody Maker.
At the time of release, Latimer said he was very pleased with the album despite the need to rush to finish it. The last track, "Lunar Sea", ends with a minute-long wind-blowing effect. On some LP pressings, the record arm would skip during Another Night - Camel - Moonmadness end of this part and naturally return to the beginning of the effect, playing it endlessly the "terminal groove" effect.
It was voted no. Camel performed the album in its entirety on a tour. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Decca Gama. Rhett Davies Camel. Retrieved 24 June Melody Maker. Retrieved 24 November — via Rock's Backpages. Hung Another Night - Camel - Moonmadness . UK Albums Chart.
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