It is based on the tarot sequence and on the writings of Charles Williams. It was released in 1976 by EMI. A new version was released on the band's own label in 1984 following its deletion from the EMI catalogue. In 2010, to forestall an alleged bootleg version, EMI licensed the original version to the band's own label.
Anderen Alben von The Enid. Journey’s End. Tears of the Sun.
I am always excited to read about other symphonic rock bands of the 70s and when I read about the Enid in Stephen Lambe's book "Citizens of Hope and Glory: The Story of Progressive Rock" I was eager to give them a listen.
Tracks 12 and 13 were not included in the original LP and are previously unreleased rough mixes from 1976. Other Versions (5 of 26) View All. Cat.
A concept album based on the tarot deck, it features Robert John Godfrey's orchestral keyboards pushing against guitar work that ranges from the sublime to the metallic. the Falling Tower," or the epic "The Last Judgement," where a rhythm based on Ravel's "Bolero" builds into a theme from a Latin mass before soaring to a climax. Really, the closest this band comes to rock as we know it is on "The Devil," where heads get down, but never quite bang. It's well worth noting that the CD version is different from the original vinyl, not only in tracks but even down to re-recording some tracks without some of the original members, which offers a different perspective.
The best album by The Enid is The Seed And The Sower which is ranked number 23248 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 45. The Enid album bestography. No tracks have been rated on this album yet.
02 - The Tower Of Babel.