Entertainment! is the debut album by English post-punk band Gang of Four, released in September 1979. This album was released on EMI in the UK and on Warner Bros. in the US. Stylistically, the album draws on punk but also incorporates the influence of funk, dance music, reggae and dub. Its lyrics and artwork reflected the band's left-wing political concerns. It would be an influential release in the burgeoning post-punk movement.
Entertainment! (Expanded & Remastered) (US Release). WMG, Aviator Management GmbH (от лица компании "Rhino Warner"); PEDL, Exploration Group (Music Publishing), EMI Music Publishing, ASCAP, Warner Chappell, BMG Rights Management, ARESA" и другие авторские общества (3). Композиция. Natural's Not in It (Remastered Version). At Home He's a Tourist (Remastered Version). Entertainment! (Expanded & Remastered). Авторы текста и музыки. Dave Allen, Andy Gill, Hugo Burnham, Jon King.
Gang of Four are an English post-punk group, formed in 1976 in Leeds. The original members were singer Jon King, guitarist Andy Gill, bass guitarist Dave Allen and drummer Hugo Burnham. There have been many different line-ups including, among other notable musicians, Sara Lee, Mark Heaney and Gail Ann Dorsey. After a brief lull in the 1980s, different constellations of the band recorded two studio albums in the 1990s
Entertainment! by Gang of Four is a seminal al album recorded in 1979 that drew inspiration from punk, dub, and Marxist ideology. Some listeners may find themselves engaging in metered body movement (. Others, however, may become plagued by self-loathing due to their lack of political involvement and wasted youth. And a third group of listeners will face facial paralysis as they are unable to decipher whether or not they should be laughing or crying (or dancing).
Later reissued with text on both labels and different runout etchings. 1979 Gang Of Four ℗ 1978 Fast Product (A4). Other (Side A, Label): YAX 5658. Other (Side B, Label): YAX 5659. Matrix, Runout (Side A, Stamped): YAX 5658 - 1U. Matrix, Runout (Side B, Stamped): YAX 5659 - 1U. Matrix, Runout (Side A, Etched): RAYS 26 PHASE TWO.
Lyrically, the album was apart from many of the day, and it still is. The band rants at revisionist history in "Not Great Men" ("No weak men in the books at home"), self-serving media and politicians in "I Found That Essence Rare" ("The last thing they'll ever do?/Act in your interest"), and sexual politics in "Damaged Goods" ("You said you're cheap but.
The Peel Sessions Album by Gang Of Four. Entertainment! (Official Live Recording) by Gang Of Four. At The Palace by Gang Of Four. Mall by Gang Of Four. Liv. n The Moment by Gang Of Four. View all albums . Entertainment!
Although Gang Of Four managed to make a debut album this damn good, it would be unreasonable to say the least to expect other bands to do it as well. Also I'm guessing it should be political as it probably is named after the Gang of Four in China during the Culture Revolution. Cygnus Inter Anates August 14th 2006.
Band Name Gang Of Four. Album Name Entertainment ! Type Album. Data de aparición 1979. Labels Warner Music Group EMI Records. Estilo MusicalPost-punk. Miembros poseen este álbum10. 2. Natural's Not in It. 3. Not Great Men. 4. Damaged Goods. 6. Guns Before Butter.
|A2||Natural's Not In It|
|A3||Not Great Men|
|A5||Return The Gift|
|A6||Guns Before Butter|
|B1||I Found That Essence Rare|
|B4||At Home (He's A Tourist)|
|B6||Love Like Anthrax|
|EMC 3313||Gang Of Four||Entertainment! (LP, Album, 1st)||EMI||EMC 3313||UK||1979|
|TOCP-53506||Gang Of Four||Entertainment! (CD, Album, RE, RM)||EMI||TOCP-53506||Japan||2005|
|EMI – 2S 068 63201||Gang Of Four||Entertainment! (LP, Album)||EMI||EMI – 2S 068 63201||France||1979|
|EMC 3313||Gang Of Four||Entertainment! (LP, Album)||EMI||EMC 3313||Australia||1980|
|78428||Gang Of Four||Entertainment! (LP, Album, Ltd, RE, Sta)||Warner Bros. Records||78428||US||2016|