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Man On The Rocks ~ Mike Oldfield
Man On The Rocks ~ Mike Oldfield
7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
... it is not for background music. The more you listen, the more you hear!

Over the years (too many to count yet?) Mike Oldfield has shown the world his musical versatility. He is one of the greatest composers and musicians of the ages.
Over forty years after creating Tubular Bells and a five year pause after his last work The Music Of The Spheres, he now is presenting to us ten new songs plus a cover of a gospel.
For individuals needing categories: it would be rock music. The various songs represent a range of styles that some might feel the need to liken to certain bands (Rolling Stones, U2). Careful listeners however will be treated to music that is unlike anything… Read more