Good Morning Sunshine [Demo] Oh Darlin' [Demo] I Laid It on the Line [Demo]. In kind of the same way some Nektar tracks can't fail to bring a smile to your face in their close-but-no-cigar similarity to Pink Floyd, Czar's sole and obscure album sometimes sounds like an earnest if inferior emulation of King Crimson's first album. It may be derivative and Czar guitarist Mick Ware does acknowledge King Crimson having had a huge impact on the band in the liner notes to the expanded-CD edition , but that doesn't mean it's not enjoyable for those with a yen for early keyboard-heavy British prog rock.
Certainly few other tracks by anyone came as close to re-creating King Crimson's ominous Mellotron sound as "Tread Softly on My Dreams. Czar has a greater tendency toward songs with a West Coast psychedelic influence, and a greater willingness to use vocal harmonies and organ that echo Keith Emerson as well as King Crimson. It is, however, those passages that stress the creepiest aspects of Bob Hodges' accomplished keyboards whether Mellotron or other instruments that are most impressive, if not among the more original such things to be heard in British prog rock.
A nifty curiosity on its own terms, its length is doubled by the expanded edition, which adds historical liner notes and eight bonus tracks. How to Order. International Shipping. Return Policy. Order Items by Catalog.
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