3 used & new from £27.99

Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Remixes/Classics Box set

4.5 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews

Available from these sellers.
2 new from £33.85 1 used from £27.99

Special Offers and Product Promotions


Product details

  • Audio CD (13 Nov. 2007)
  • Number of Discs: 3
  • Format: Box set
  • Label: Essential
  • ASIN: B000VXWATA
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 185,523 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. Undercurrent (Alucidnation Uptempo Remix)
  2. The Barney Fade (Future Loop Foundation Remix)
  3. Undercurrent (Alucidnation Downtempo Remix)
  4. Song of Departure (Digitonal Cloudless Remix)
  5. Stolen Generation (Full-length Mix)
  6. Congo (Fragile State Remix)
  7. Seraya (Fragile State Mix)
  8. Cat Basket
  9. The Facts and the Dreams (Fragile State Breezeblock Mix)
  10. Exodus (Fragile State Remix)
  11. Hoop Dreams (Ralph Myerz Remix)
  12. Panacea (Jimpster Remix)
  13. Every Day a Story (4Hero Remix)

Disc: 2

  1. Song of Departure
  2. The Barney Fade
  3. Hoop Dreams
  4. The Facts and the Dreams
  5. Suck It and See
  6. Panacea
  7. Every Day a Story
  8. Barney Reprise
  9. Seraya
  10. Undercurrent

Disc: 3

  1. Four-four-four
  2. King for a Day
  3. New Bassa
  4. Cleo
  5. 600 Bliss
  6. Stolen Generation
  7. At Last
  8. Paper Smile
  9. Overcurrent
  10. Train Time
  11. Paper Tiger

Product Description

Our product to treat is a regular product. There is not the imitation. From Japan by the surface mail because is sent out, take it until arrival as 7-14 day. Thank you for you seeing it.

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars
5 star
1
4 star
1
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See both customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Audio CD
This product contains 3cds in beautiful and robust packaging. You get both of the original albums ('the facts and the dreams' and 'voices from the dust bowl') along with a 3rd CD of remixes, both Fragile State remixes and remixes of Fragile State tunes by industry heavyweights like 4Hero, Future Loop Foundation and Digitonal.

I've separated this review into two parts:

1) If you don't own any Fragile State music

Fragile State produce beautiful and funky chilled out goodness. Their tunes have a sweeping orchestral feel to them yet contain funky keyboard effects and beats which keep you nodding your head along to the tunes. Although largely instrumental (there's voice effects, but no real vocals) it's a very uplifting album and always picks me up when I'm feeling low or drained. In case you're put off by the moniker of a 'chill-out' album let me reassure you that although the album is chilled each track is unique and different and both of their original albums are jam packed full of unique flavours and textures. Insanely listenable!

2) If you already own one or both of the fragile state albums

Then this is still an essential purchase for the remixes CD which is NOT simply a gimmick CD or bonus CD. It plays just like the missing 3rd fragile state album - full of effects and samples that you recognise but put together in tunes that are new and fresh. Stand out tracks include the digitonal remix and the alucidnation remix. Both of these are superb. None of the remixes are heavy or house influenced and all of them stay true to the fragile state ethos of funky chilled out goodness!

In short - an essential purchase for anyone who doesn't mind the finer points of chill out music.
1 Comment 22 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
3 CDs of chilled slightly ambient funkiness; fantastic value; I'd never heard of these guys but now I have I will look out for more (is there more?); this is the sort of stuff I just have playing all the time in the house/car, love that big phat relaxed cool sound they create throughout (everyone's clearly wearing Ray Bans); excellent stylish packaging too (where's the fun in downloads?)

check out the Mellotron near start of CD2 (or is it digitally created? no matter, it's a nostalgic sound)

CD2 is all you'll ever need for your chill medication

26 05 13: some vendors appear a little ambitious in their pricing of this item!!!!
Comment 6 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: HASH(0x865b8294) out of 5 stars 0 reviews
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x865bf450) out of 5 stars It's really sophisticated lounge music and one my favorite compilations of all time 7 Mar. 2015
By Willie Sanford - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
It's really sophisticated lounge music and one my favorite compilations of all time. Like the viewer before me I got this with the idea of the Barney Fade track and then found so much more to like. You can stream it on TIDAL music service to see if it's your bag, baby.
Were these reviews helpful? Let us know


Customer Discussions


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?



Feedback