Label: Stateside - SL 5001,Dunhill - SL 5001 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Mono Gatefold Sleeve • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Lounge
Gifted with a brilliant sense of melody and an ear for wonderfully rich, almost symphonic arrangements, Webb was also fond of downright bizarre lyrical conceits that couched deep Interim - Richard Harris - The Yard Went On Forever. in some of the most outlandish metaphors in pop history. Who can forget "MacArthur Park" and its central image of a cake dissolving in a rainstorm as a sign of a failed relationship?
Richard Harris not being a singer by trade, he apparently had no ego to fight against Webb 's more outrageous ideas -- unlike the Associationwho famously turned down "MacArthur Park" only to see it become one of the top-selling singles of the '60s -- and so both albums are masterpieces of freakishly huge orchestrations, impenetrable lyrics, and Harris ' stentorian, classically trained but oddly unmusical voice.
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