Pictures at eleven
(Music Recording)

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Published:
New York, N.Y. : Swan Song : Atlantic Recording Corp. ;, p1982.
Format:
Music Recording
Physical Desc:
1 sound disc (42 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Status:
Louisville Adult Music on CD
CD POP/ROCK PLA
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Dec 27, 2019
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For his debut solo album, Robert Plant doesn't exactly succumb to everyone's expectations. With a less-potent vocal style, Plant manages to carry out most of the songs in smooth, stylish fashion while rocking out rather convincingly on a couple of others. He gets some pretty good help from guitarist Robbie Blunt, who truly comes to life on "Worse Than Detroit," and both Phil Collins and Cozy Powell give Plant enough of a solid background to lean his sultry yet surging rock voice against. Plant channels his energy quite effectively through songs like "Pledge Pin" and "Moonlight in Samosa," while the single "Burning Down One Side" is a creditable one, even though it failed to crack the Top 50 in both the U.K. and the U.S. The most apparent characteristic about the album's eight tracks is the fact that Plant is able to escape most of his past and still sound motivated. Without depending too much on his Led Zeppelin days, he courses a new direction without changing or disguising his distinct vocal style whatsoever. Pictures at Eleven peaked within the Top Five on both sides of the Atlantic, successfully launching Plant's solo career. ~ Mike DeGagne
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APA Citation (style guide)

Plant, R. (1982). Pictures at eleven. New York, N.Y.: Swan Song : Atlantic Recording Corp..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Plant, Robert. 1982. Pictures At Eleven. New York, N.Y.: Swan Song : Atlantic Recording Corp..

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Plant, Robert, Pictures At Eleven. New York, N.Y.: Swan Song : Atlantic Recording Corp., 1982.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Plant, Robert. Pictures At Eleven. New York, N.Y.: Swan Song : Atlantic Recording Corp., 1982.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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