A Beach Full of Shells is the fifteenth studio album by Al Stewart, released in 2005. Like most of Stewart's later works, much of the content of the CD alludes to people or moments in history. The Immelman Turn": refers to the aerobatic maneuver of the same name. The narrator, a Barnstormer, pilots a Curtiss "Jenny". Mr. Lear": about the nineteenth-century English poet Edward Lear. Lear's cat Foss is mentioned, and his poems "The Pobble Who Has No Toes" and "Uncle Arly" are referenced.
A Beach Full of Shells," Als Appleseed debut and first new US release since 1995s "Between the Wars," finds Stewart in timeless form, presenting 13 new songs that span centuries and continents, autobiography and fiction. As he nears the 20-album mark, Stewart remains a distinctively literate and vivid storyteller, time-traveling and teleporting from World War I battlefields to Sixties bedrooms, from ships to airplanes to ice floes, from the specific to the mysterious. Musical settings that encompass electric folk-rock and acoustic ballads, colorful dabs of classical and.
A Beach Full of Shells is the fifteenth studio album by Al Stewart, released in 2005. A Beach Full of Shells. Studio album by. Al Stewart. The long version was subsequently released as a single. All songs written by Al Stewart.
Somewhere in England. Class of '58. Out in the Snow. Gina in the Kings Road. MusicBrainz: A Beach Full of Shells. this site: A Beach Full of Shells.
Album · 2005 · 13 Songs. Released: 17 Jun 2005. See All. Year of the Cat (Remastered). Last Days of the Century.
Full album: track listing. 5 Somewhere In England 1915. 6 Katherine Of Oregon. Full album: track listing.
Al Stewart - The Immelman Turn 04:39. Al Stewart - Mr. Lear 03:00. Al Stewart - Royal Courtship 04:10. Al Stewart - Rain Barrel 04:00. Al Stewart - Somewhere In England 1915 06:56. Al Stewart - Katherine Of Oregon 03:07. Al Stewart - Mona Lisa 04:26. Al Stewart - Class Of '58 04:11. Al Stewart - Walked Out In The Snow 02:51. Al Stewart - My Egyptian Couch 02:18.
A Beach Full Of Shells. Style: pop. Album year: 2005. Tracks count: 13. Views: 13. Al Stewart - Gina 03:49.
|The Immelman Turn||4:39|
|Somewhere In England 1915||6:57|
|Katherine Of Oregon||3:07|
|Mona Lisa Talking||4:26|
|Class Of '58||4:09|
|Out In The Snow||2:52|
|My Egyptian Couch||2:18|
|Gina In The Kings Road||3:48|
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