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The Look Of Love (Part One) - ABC - The Lexicon Of Love (CD, Album)

8 thoughts on “ The Look Of Love (Part One) - ABC - The Lexicon Of Love (CD, Album)

  1. Jun 26,  · The sixth song (and one of the most popular) in ABC's album, The Lexicon of Love.I still don't own these, yadda yadda yadda. Enjoy!
  2. The Lexicon of Love, an Album by ABC. Released 1 June on Vertigo (catalog no. ; Vinyl LP). Genres: New Romantic, Synthpop. Featured peformers: Martin Fry (vocals), David Palmer (drums, percussion), Stephen Singleton (tenor saxophone, alto saxophone), Mark White (guitar, keyboards), Anne Dudley (keyboards, aka_text orchestration role_id aka_text), Brad Lang (aka_text {bass.
  3. The wit and rigor of ABC’s first album make it a standard-bearer for the opulent strain of '80s pop known as New Romanticism. Crooning, whispering, or bellowing, Martin Fry is the group's suave center of gravity; Trevor Horn's vivid production on disco-pop numbers like "Poison Arrow" and "The Look of Love, Pt. 1"—full of sparkling keys, slap bass, multitracked background vocals, and.
  4. A career- and decade-defining album, ABC’s ‘Lexicon Of Love’ was a widescreen pop classic that gave the band their international breakthrough. ‘The Look Of Love (Part One)’ is that.
  5. 1. Show Me 2. Poison Arrow 3. Many Happy Returns 4. Tears Are Not Enough 5. Valentines Day 6. The Look Of Love (Part 1) 7. Date Stamp 8. All Of My Heart 9. 4 Ever 2 Gether The Look Of Love (Part 4) Theme From MantrapSeller Rating: % positive.
  6. Difficult to follow The Lexicon of love with a sequel and this album almost does it. its orchestral backing is quite good and as a stand alone album its probably the best ABC has done since the Lexicon of Love. If Trevor Horn had produced it maybe if would have been 5 stars/5().
  7. ABC has to be one of my favourite 80’s bands right up there with the Human League. They are an English new wave group coming to prominence in the early ’s. Their debut album, ‘The Lexicon of Love’ produced by the great Trevor Horn was a UK number one and they achieved ten UK and five US Top 40 hit singles between and /5().
  8. Mind you this is going to be a pretty consise review for a dense album. "The Lexicon of Love" is what I'd call an underrated gem, and this is not a term I use lightly. ABC for me is not a band I'd heard of before stumbling over them somewhere on Wikipedia, and boy, I'm glad I did. This synth-pop, post-disco wonder is like a rainbow to my ears.

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