Standing on the Shoulder of Giants is the fourth studio album by English rock band Oasis, released on 28 February 2000 by Big Brother Records. It is the 16th fastest selling album in UK chart history, selling over 310,000 copies in its first week. Standing on the Shoulder of Giants has been certified double platinum by the British Phonographic Industry and has sold around 208,000 copies in the US.
For the Oasis album, see Standing on the Shoulder of Giants. For the Tribe of Gypsies album, see Standing on the Shoulders of Giants (Tribe of Gypsies album). For Stephen Hawking's book, see On the Shoulders of Giants (book). This picture is derived from Greek mythology: the blind giant Orion carried his servant Cedalion on his shoulders to act as the giant's eyes. In 1159, John wrote in his Metalogicon: "Bernard of Chartres used to compare us to dwarfs perched on the shoulders of giants.
The fourth studio album by the English rock band Oasis, released on 28 February 2000 by Big Brother Records. It was a darker album possibly reflecting the times, or perhaps reflecting the loss of two founding members, Paul Bonehead Arthurs and Paul Guigsy McGuigan. The album’s title was taken from the words made famous by Sir Isaac Newton: If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
The Band: Oasis The Title: Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants. The Release Date: 28th February 2000 (UK) The Line-up: Noel Gallagher, Liam Gallagher, Alan White The Producers: Noel Gallagher, Mark Stent The Label: Big Brother (UK) The Length: 46:41 Minutes. The Story: This is Oasis fourth studio album and it became their fourth number one album in the UK but it remains their worst selling album with approximately three million copies sold worldwide.
Album Name Standing on the Shoulder of Giants. Released date 28 February 2000. Labels Big Brother Epic Records. Members owning this album18. 1. Fuckin' in the Bushes.
Listen free to Oasis – Standing on the Shoulder of Giants (Fuckin' in the Bushes, Go Let It Out and more). Standing on the Shoulder of Giants is the fourth album by the British rock band Oasis. It was released on the 28th February 2000. This is the first album from Oasis which doesn't feature two of Oasis' founding members, Bonehead and Guigsy. This album lacks the usual optimism, which usually heard in Oasis' songs.