Friday, 19 October 2012

Asia - Asia 1982 (2010 Audio Fidelity 24 KT+Gold AFZ 068)

Format: flac + cue + log
Genre: Progressive Rock
Original Release Date: 1982
Label: Audio Fidelity
Catalog#: AFZ 068
Format: 24 KT Gold CD

One of the finest debuts in rock history, there's no denying the epic grandeur of the music

Asia's debut spent 9 weeks at #1 on the U.S. album chart. "Heat Of The Moment" (#4), "Sole Survivor" (#10), and "Only Time Will Tell" (#17) were huge Top 40 hits. Asia would go on to receive a Grammy nomination as Best New Artist of the Year and Billboard named Asia Album of the Year.

One of the first true supergroups - The band had an amazing pedigree made-up of former members of veteran progressive rock bands Steve Howe (lead guitarist from Yes), Carl Palmer (drummer from Emerson, Lake & Palmer), John Wetton (vocalist & bassist from King Crimson) and Geoff Downes (keyboardist from the Buggles)......

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