80's Songs 1984

Ofra Haza - Fifty Gates Of Wisdom (Yemenite Songs) (1984)  Music

Posted by Designol at May 28, 2016
Ofra Haza - Fifty Gates Of Wisdom (Yemenite Songs) (1984)

Ofra Haza - Fifty Gates Of Wisdom (Yemenite Songs) (1984)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 254 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 98 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Ethnic Pop, Worldbeat, Middle Eastern Traditions | Label: Shanachie | # 64002 | Time: 00:38:35

It would have been groundbreaking enough for the Israeli Ofra Haza to have performed an album of Yemeni Jewish songs. But when she and producer Bezalel Aloni added synthesizers, drum machines, and a generous helping of dance beats, they ended up creating one of the seminal records of world music–one of the very first ethno-techno releases whose reverberations extended into dance clubs around the globe, most especially with "Galbi." While its contemporary sound might make it seem shallow, there really is a lot of depth here, the lyrics coming from the poetry of 16th-century rabbi Shalom Shabazi. Along with fellow spirits like Dissidenten, Haza helped pave the way for Transglobal Underground, Natacha Atlas, and Banco de Gaia.

Tonis Maroudas - Unforgettable songs (1984)  Music

Posted by Speedyclick at Aug. 6, 2011
Tonis Maroudas - Unforgettable songs (1984)

Tonis Maroudas - Unforgettable songs (1984)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 21 | ~ 340 Mb & 155 Mb | 47:07 | Scans
Label: MINOS-EMI | 5% recovery record | Genre: Greek love ballads

One more album of the famous troubadour with the golden voice. The recordings are remastered from the original LP mainly of the sixties, and the sound quality is very good. You will have the opportunity to hear the multi million selling hit "What is this that they call love" at track no 2 (from the movie "Boy on a dolphin"). The arrangements are for orchestra and voice and often the mood is smooth jazzy. Maroudas' voice is pure magic and becomes familiar from the first song. A wonderful experience.

Chick Corea - Children's Songs (1984)  Music

Posted by axess at Nov. 8, 2008
Chick Corea - Children's Songs (1984)

Chick Corea - Children's Songs
MP3 | 128 kbps | 34.4 MB | 20 Tracks
1984 | NO COVERS | 1 CD | JAZZ
Various Artists - 80's Re Covered: Your Songs With The 80's Sound (2015)

V. A. - 80's Re Covered: Your Songs With The 80's Sound (2015)
Label: Music Brokers | MP3 320 kbps CBR | 126:31 min | 289 mb
Synth-Pop, Europop, Disco, Pop Rock

2015 two CD set. The 80s is a decade that has left us not only an unforgettable catalog of songs, but also a wide list of talented artists that so many years later, are still active, both touring and recording new material. 80s: Re-Covered is a fantastic project in which 12 essential artists of the 80's (Kim Carnes, Curiosity Killed The Cat, Heaven 17, ABC, Black, Kim Wilde, etc) take on the challenge of reworking non-'80s songs with an '80s sound. The result is an album with an amazing repertoire that also works as a hidden-gem of the 80s. The recordings were created exclusively for this project, arranged and produced by a team that includes Robin Millar (Sade, Fine Young Cannibals, Big Country, Eric Clapton and Sting among many others). 80s: Re-Covered is a pharaonic and unique project, which has been already acclaimed and requested by our distributors and fans all over the world and definitely will deliver it's fair share of worldwide hit singles. An album that will make history.
Chick Corea - Solo Piano Improvisations / Children's Songs (2010)

Chick Corea - Solo Piano Improvisations / Children's Songs (2010)
EAC rip | FLAC + CUE + LOG | Full Scans | 3 CDs | 440 Mb (Incl. Recovery)
Genre ~ Modern Creative, Post-Bop, Piano Jazz | Label ~ ECM Records

This 2010 ECM collection Solo Piano Improvisations/Children's Songs brings together three of pianist Chick Corea's '70s solo piano recordings. Included are 1971's Piano Improvisations, Vol. 1, 1972's Piano Improvisations, Vol. 2, and 1984's Children's Songs. These reflective, atmospheric, but quite technically agile recordings found Corea exploring and discovering new ways of expressing himself alone at the piano. ~ AllMusic
Chick Corea - Solo Piano (2010) (Improvisations 1&2 + Children's Songs) {ECM 2140-42} [Re-Up]

Chick Corea - Solo Piano (2010) (Improvisations 1&2 + Children's Songs) {ECM 2140-42}
EAC 1.0b3 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 474MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz

Three CD box set of Chick Corea’s piano music, reminding us that the distinguished solo piano tradition at ECM started in 1971 with Corea’s spontaneously-recorded volumes of improvisations and jazz tunes (all by Chick save for Monk’s “Trinkle, Tinkle” and Wayne Shorter’s “Masqualero”). The “Children’s Songs”, recorded in 1983, are finely-honed yet playful solo piano miniatures that can be related to the tradition of Bartók’s “Mikrokosmos” and Kurtág’s “Játékok”. Violinist Ida Kavafian and cellist Fred Sherry join Chick for an “Addendum”. Booklet includes liner notes by Chick Corea and Neil Tesser, plus archive photos.
Chick Corea - Solo Piano (2010) (Improvisations 1&2 + Children's Songs) {ECM 2140-42} [Repost]

Chick Corea - Solo Piano (2010) (Improvisations 1&2 + Children's Songs) {ECM 2140-42}
EAC 1.0b3 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 474MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz

Three CD box set of Chick Corea’s piano music, reminding us that the distinguished solo piano tradition at ECM started in 1971 with Corea’s spontaneously-recorded volumes of improvisations and jazz tunes (all by Chick save for Monk’s “Trinkle, Tinkle” and Wayne Shorter’s “Masqualero”). The “Children’s Songs”, recorded in 1983, are finely-honed yet playful solo piano miniatures that can be related to the tradition of Bartók’s “Mikrokosmos” and Kurtág’s “Játékok”. Violinist Ida Kavafian and cellist Fred Sherry join Chick for an “Addendum”. Booklet includes liner notes by Chick Corea and Neil Tesser, plus archive photos.

Momus - Slender Sherbet (Classic Songs Revisited)  Music

Posted by carrak at Jan. 11, 2009
Momus - Slender Sherbet (Classic Songs Revisited)

Momus - Slender Sherbet (Classic Songs Revisited)
MP3 320 kbps | Scans + Lyrics | 167 MB
Electronic/Synth-Pop/Acoustic | Cherry Red Records #CD BRED 123| 1995
John Denver - Greatest Hits Vol. 3 (Remastered) (1984/2011/2017) [Official Digital Download]

John Denver - Greatest Hits Vol. 3 (Remastered) (1984/2011/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | Time - 38:44 minutes | 414 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

By the end of the '70s, John Denver was still a star, but he didn't have many hits. That situation didn't improve in the early '80s, as his records started sliding slowly down the charts. This is the era that Greatest Hits, Volume 3 covers – one that found Denver's popularity fading, but not necessarily his skills. Sure, his songs don't sound as effortless or charming as they used to, but the best moments from these years (most of which are captured on this compilation) illustrate that he was still capable of crafting ingratiating folk-pop songs. It's not for every listener, but fans of Denver's classic years that want to dig a little deeper may find some gems here.
Lloyd Cole And The Commotions - Rattlesnakes (1984) {2015, Remastered}

Lloyd Cole And The Commotions - Rattlesnakes (1984) {2015, Remastered}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 251 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 97 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 600 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Indie Pop/Rock, Soft Rock, Pop Rock | Polydor / Universal Music #4725860

One of the finest debuts of the '80s, and possibly the defining album of the whole U.K. indie jangle scene that also included Prefab Sprout, Aztec Camera, and dozens of other bands, Lloyd Cole and the Commotions' Rattlesnakes is a college rock masterpiece of smart, ironic lyrics and sympathetic folk-rock-based melodies. The Glasgow-based band (Lloyd Cole on guitar and vocals, Neil Clark on lead guitar, Blair Cowan on keyboards, Lawrence Donegan on bass, and Stephen Irvine on drums) has a level of interplay remarkable in a group that had been playing for less than two years, and for all the attention given to Cole's hyper-literate lyrics, the album's finest moments are things like the slinky interludes between the wry verses on the Renata Adler-inspired "Speedboat" and Clark's glorious extended solo at the end of the album's finest song, "Forest Fire"…