Blondie - Eat To The Beat (Cassette, Album)

Newswire Powered by. Close the menu. Rolling Stone. Log In. To help keep your account secure, please log-in again. The British, who had long since been converted, made Eat to the Beat another chart-topper, with three major hits, including a number one ranking for "Atomic" and almost the same success for "Dreaming," but in the U. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript.

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Sound-A-Sleep goes even further back into the kind of 50s dream pop that might feature in a David Lynch film. Americans, still hamstrung by the double-edged values of the late 60s, were always suspicious that a band first marketed as 'new wave' could be so mercenary and saw it as ersatz 'selling out', giving the album a lukewarm reception.

Meanwhile in Europe their ability to soundtrack every great disco, wedding and barmitzvah was rightly valued. In the end, pop is pop and Blondie, at this point, were making the timeless variety that still sounds box fresh today.

I had never experienced this kind of emotional rollercoaster before, and I have never forgotten the sounds, smells and tastes that came with it. I guess that was what they meant: Eat to the Beat. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

One of the singles released from the album, and a No. Retrieved July 28, Entertainment Weekly. New York: September 21, November 26, London : October Rolling Stone. New York. In Brackett, Nathan; Hoard, Christian eds. Retrieved September 23, Smash Hits October 4—17, : Spin Alternative Record Guide. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab.

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Eat to the Beat is still my favorite Blondie album for the first four songs: Dreaming, The Hardest Part, Union City Blue, and, of course, Shayla. Atomic is also a favorite on the album. Sound-a-Sleep isn't a bad song, just slow, and not really what I would consider a song I enjoy listening to. Victor comes in after Sound-a-Sleep, however/5(8).

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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Eat To The Beat on Discogs. Label: Chrysalis - ZCDL • Format: Cassette Album • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: New Wave Blondie: Eat To The Beat ‎ (LP, Album, San) Chrysalis, Chrysalis: CHE, CHE US: /5(3).
  2. Label: Chrysalis - ECH • Format: Cassette Album • Country: US • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: New Wave, Pop Rock, Synth-pop Blondie - Eat To The Beat (, Cassette) | Discogs Explore4/5(2).
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CRC Cassette release of Eat To The Beat on Discogs. Label: Chrysalis - ECH • Format: Cassette Album CRC • Country: US • Genre: Electronic, Rock, Pop • Style: New Wave, Pop Rock, Synth-pop Blondie: Eat To The Beat ‎ (LP, Album, San) Chrysalis, Chrysalis: CHE, CHE 4/5.
  4. Eat to the Beat was the first Blondie album the public was waiting for and while it received great reviews and eventually went platinum, it seemed a little underrated at the time or perhaps just a little neglected as Parallel Lines is what many fans were still hooked on/5().
  5. Label: Chrysalis - C • Format: Cassette Album • Country: New Zealand • Genre: Rock, Pop • Blondie - Eat To The Beat (, Cassette) | Discogs Explore.
  6. Reviewed in the United States on November 1, Eat to the Beat is still my favorite Blondie album for the first four songs: Dreaming, The Hardest Part, Union City Blue, and, of course, Shayla. Atomic is also a favorite on the album/5(9).
  7. referencing Eat To The Beat, CD, Album, RE, CDP32 , 2 0 A yellow triangle label on front CD-case, surrounded by a white stripe and a red dot printed on it, .
  8. Just as Blondie 's second album, Plastic Letters, was a pale imitation of their self-titled debut, Eat to the Beat, their fourth album, was a secondhand version of their breakthrough third album, Parallel Lines. There was an attempt, on such songs as "The Hardest Part" and "Atomic," to recreate the rock/disco fusion of the group's one major U.S. hit, "Heart of Glass," without similar success, and, elsewhere, the .
  9. Eat to the Beat is the fourth studio album by American rock band Blondie. It was released on September 28, by Chrysalis Records. The album was certified Platinum in the US, where it spent a year on the Billboard album chart. Peaking at No. 17, it was one of Billboard's top 10 albums of It also reached No. 1 on the UK album chart in October and was certified Platinum by the BPI.

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