|1. Sing This All Together|
|3. In Another Land - Wyman, Bill|
|4. 2000 Man|
|5. Sing This All Together (See What Happens)|
|6. She's a Rainbow|
|7. The Lantern|
|9. 2000 Light Years from Home|
|10. On With the Show|
What is true is that there's very little of the scroungey rock rebels of the first albums here. Poor old Brian Jones puts in a terrific performance here, adding all kinds of instrumental flourishes. It's his creepy mellotron and electronics that turn "2000 Light Years From Home" into what it is, and his use of "non-rock" instruments (especially on the underrated "Gomper") helps make the album sonically quite intriguing.
Granted that Bill Wyman's "In Another Land" is awful, but it's comically awful. And in any case he's forgiven, because on the rest of the album his bass playing is phenomenal.
The standout tracks, as others have said, are "Citadel," "She's a Rainbow," "2000 Man," and "2000 Light Years from Home." But overall, this is really worth spending time with.Read more ›