GZ hasn't swayed me but maybe they took quality control to a new level especially considering the cost of this one. Daarnaast spelen de melancholische teksten van E (vaak geïnspireerd door de talrijke tragische gebeurtenissen in zijn familie en/of directe omgeving) een belangrijke rol. I haven't heard previous pressings but it sounds like it could be the best of the reissues and on the whole a really nice pressing. Eels were officially founded when Butch and E met Tommy Walter. Side A for my copy is DEAD quiet. Matrix runout? There was a little surface noise in between tracks, but this is a solid pressing to these ears. I have bought three different 'US versions' within a couple of years, but they all had the UK matrixes. Auf Discogs können Sie sich ansehen, wer an 1996 CD von Beautiful Freak mitgewirkt hat, Rezensionen und Titellisten lesen und auf dem Marktplatz nach der Veröffentlichung suchen. Beautiful Freak is the debut album by American rock band Eels. Verenigde Staten Pop / Rock Label: DreamWorks. Engineer, Producer, Guitar, Electric Piano, Vocals, Beautiful Freak, LP, Album, Ltd, RE, RP, Blu, 600753377154, Beautiful Freak, CD, Album + CD + Ltd, DRD 50012, https://www.discogs.com/Various-1997-Pinkpop-Sampler/release/641201, Beautiful Freak, LP, Album, RE, 180, 533 771-5, Beautiful Freak, LP, Album, RE, 180, 0600753377154, 600753377154, Essential Rock Artists Of The Eighties And Nineties, Book "La Discothèque Idéale FNAC: 823 albums indispensables... et pas un de plus ! "[15], In his retrospective review, James Chrispell of AllMusic wrote: "Concise pop tunes form the backbone of the album, yet tinges of despair and downright meanness surface just when you've been lulled into thinking this is another pop group". ", 555 Disques, 1954-2014 soixante ans de rock'n'roll (Rock & Folk Hors-série n° 30 decembre 2014-janvier 2015), Disco 2000 les indispensables (Rock & Folk hors-série n°15 Decembre 1999), 1,001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (2011 Edition). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Eels - Beautiful Freak: Amazon.nl Selecteer uw cookievoorkeuren We gebruiken cookies en vergelijkbare tools om uw winkelervaring te verbeteren, onze services aan te bieden, te begrijpen hoe klanten onze services gebruiken zodat we verbeteringen kunnen aanbrengen, en om advertenties weer te geven. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2020 Blue (Light) Vinyl release of Beautiful Freak on Discogs. Four singles were released to promote the album: "Novocaine for the Soul" in February 1996, "Susan's House" in May, "Your Lucky Day in Hell" in September, and the title track the following year. Other members rotate frequently, both in the studio and on stage. "Novocaine for the Soul" contains samples of "Let the Four Winds Blow" by Fats Domino; "Susan's House" contains a sample of "Love Finds Its Own Way" by Gladys Knight & the Pips; "Guest List" contains a sample of "I Like It" by The Emotions; and "Flower" contains sample of "I'm Glad You're Mine" by Al Green. 1 (1996-2006) [Audio Version] 2008 Electro-Shock Blues 1998 Shootenanny! Opnemen van de radio ging op die manier nog steeds het best. Just pulled my copy out and gave it a spin. The album is produced by E, Jon Brion, Mark Goldenberg and Michael Simpson. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Side B started the same way but started super faint crackles could be heard during "guest list" if you listen very close. [3] Trouser Press wrote that "E's material works best when he finds the rare balance between his misanthropy and his capacity for warmth. Alsof het een liefdesliedje is. Dreamworks / Universal Import did a nice job there. Veel geroemd zijn de albums Beautiful Freak (1996), Electr… Beautiful Freak: Amazon.nl Selecteer uw cookievoorkeuren We gebruiken cookies en vergelijkbare tools om uw winkelervaring te verbeteren, onze services aan te bieden, te begrijpen hoe klanten onze services gebruiken zodat we verbeteringen kunnen aanbrengen, en om advertenties weer te geven. Voor mijn gevoel heb ik Eels en Beck zo'n beetje tegelijk omarmt. Anybody know if it is? You're such a, beautiful freak I wish there were more just like you You're not like all of the others And that is why I love you Beautiful freak, beautiful freak That is why I love you Beautiful freak, beautiful freak Some people think you have a problem Check out Beautiful Freak by Eels on Amazon Music. 3:34 ... More by Eels. Beautiful Freak is gewoonweg geniaal te noemen. Beautiful Freak by Eels song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position lekker winkelen zonder zorgen. 12 tracks (40:33). Beautiful Freak is een mooie plaat en ik heb hem veel gedraaid. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2015 180 gram Vinyl release of Beautiful Freak on Discogs. It cleared up and the remainder of the record is dead quiet. I got this cd for 6 dollars off amazon. Zijn opvolger daarna gekocht ElectroShock Blues voor 40 gulden en wat een afknapper was dat, daarna is het nooit meer goedgekomen tussen mij en Eels, wat een zijkstem heeft die zanger Mark Everett en hoe heeft hij het voor elkaar gekregen om zoveel cd's vol te "zingen" zonder een zelfmoordpoging te plegen. Eels – Beautiful Freak Mijn historie. Best of Eels: https://goo.gl/NRp8CySubscribe here: https://goo.gl/5RRXfwMusic video by Eels performing Novocaine For The Soul. [/QUOTE] My deal pwns yours. Can anyone provide more information about this release? "[8] Ethan Smith of Entertainment Weekly stated that "the Eels' postgrunge pop melodies and quirky, intelligent production make for catchy modern rock that's miles ahead of the competition", but felt that E's "attempts at warts-and-all portrayals of urban life come off as a disingenuous, arty pose" and that "a little less pretension would get these guys a lot further. Eels – Beautiful Freak Lyrics. I must have a dud. I think "Electro-Shock Blues" is The Eels best album, but "Beautiful Freak" is a good start. I was actually pretty thrilled until Side B. I had no skips on any tracks, Novocaine for the Soul sounded smooth. The girl that came in to have her picture taken incidentally looked "like a miniature Susan" to Everett, a girlfriend of his a few years before and the subject of the song "Susan's House". Het trekt me wel. That super discrete crackle was also present in the beginning of "mental". However, you can decide if it is worth the selling price. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1996 Vinyl release of Beautiful Freak on Discogs. The name "Eels" was chosen so that the band's records would be close to E's solo records in an alphabetical ordering. I broke my own rule and purchased it anyway thinking there had to be more to this release than just the blue colored record (spoiler: there isn't). [1], Beautiful Freak was released on August 13, 1996, by record label DreamWorks, the first album released on the label. "[16], It was voted number 666 in the third edition of Colin Larkin's All Time Top 1000 Albums (2000). The name "Eels" was chosen so that the band's records would be close to E's solo records in an alphabetical ordering, although it was too late once they realized that numerous Eagles and Earth, Wind and Fire releases were in … Alleen de titel al, Beautiful Freak. Beautiful record one of my favourites. Beautiful Freak is a superb album. Beautiful Freak. Hombre Lobo 2009 Daisies of the Galaxy 2000 Meet the Eels - Essential Eels, Vol. I expect audiophile quality at that price. It is his first album using the full band name Eels, in an attempt to get the records in the same general location in the stores as his previous works under the name "E". Vooral als er dan een ballad van gemaakt word. I would appreciate any information before dropping $46 on this. *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alone, "Dutchcharts.nl – Eels – Beautiful Freak", "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – albums 2004", "French album certifications – Eels – Beautiful Freak", Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique, "British album certifications – Eels – Beautiful Freak", "American album certifications – Eels – Beautiful Freak", Recording Industry Association of America, The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett, Meet the Eels: Essential Eels, Vol. Hier komt het cynische uitermate goed naar voren, iets wat me toch vooral in Eels aantrekt. I'm being critical here but I believe that is fair for a $45 record. The April 1997 German release of the album included a bonus live EP from a BBC recording session. It is his first album using the full band name Eels, in an attempt to get the records in the same general location in the stores as his previous works under the name "E". I hope that helps others considering this release. Signed by Steven Spielberg to his new record label Dreamworks Records, their mainstream single Novocaine For The Soul is a hit on MTV. I enjoy colored vinyl and especially like it when it matches the theme and/or original packaging. Beautiful Freak is the breakthrough debut album of Eels. The knock on this release is that it is a GZ Media pressing which is notorious for poor pressings. In 1996 the band released their debut album Beautiful Freak. Listen free to Eels – Beautiful Freak (Novocaine for the Soul, Susan's House and more). Eels - Beautiful Freak (2 CD) Ga naar zoeken Ga naar hoofdinhoud. Everett had suggested having a little girl with big eyes on the cover. Eels, Beautiful Freak With thanks to Tom C for the chords on version 1, I've extended it to show chords over the whole song and put the chords in the correct positions for changes, following Listen free to Eels – Beautiful Freak (Novocaine for the Soul, Susan's House and more). You're such a beautiful freak I wish there were more just like you You're not like all of the others And that is why I love you Wat ik er mee moet, geen idee. Mine feels heavy, like 180g. 4. Beautiful Freak is largely the solo work of musician Mark Oliver Everett. It was an amazing deal. I just bought it for $4.50 AU, I dont think it's been played much at all either. When I saw one of my all time favourite albums Beautiful Freak available at £11.75 I was pleased so I … Not only is there a crazy warp, but the last 1/2 of Beautiful Freak, side A is filled with a noticable click on every rotation and on through the next song. This pressing sounds great and is very quiet compared to a black version I once owned that was riddled with clicks and pops. The album peaked at number 5 on the UK Albums Chart.[2]. Eels - Beautiful Freak (1996) mijn stem. I have never been able to get the US version confirmed. Nu 20 jaar later is dat natuurlijk zo, maar ik weet bijna zeker dat ik ze samen op een van de laatste cassette bandjes had staan. It was released on 13 August 1996 and is the first album released by record label DreamWorks. I’ve owned the CD since it was released & know the songs like they were the back of my hand. The color is definitely an opaque light blue and matches the band's font perfectly. Beautiful Freak. My copy has great sound - picked it up sealed the other day from HMV! Was this pressed by GZ Media and a Back to Black label like the other pressings? [17] The album was included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.[18]. Beautiful Freak is largely the solo work of musician Mark Oliver Everett. Eccentric and quirky are the best ways to describe the Eels' debut effort, Beautiful Freak. [13] The Village Voice's Robert Christgau assigned the album a "dud" rating,[14] indicating "a bad record whose details rarely merit further thought. My copy came with "1997 PINKPOP Sampler" including song of: As someone noted, the color is spot on to match the color of the "eels" name on the cover. Eels is een Amerikaanse band rond zanger/liedjesschrijver Mark Oliver Everett, die ook bekend is onder zijn artiestennaam E. De nummers variëren van rustige en tragische popballads tot energieke en optimistische rocknummers, met invloeden van blues en vaak de karakteristieke Wurlitzer-piano. Recently I decided to start collecting vinyl. "[6] Chicago Tribune critic Mark Caro was less favorable, writing that E's lyrics paint him as "either naive and self-absorbed or patronizing and calculating". Thanks in advance! Beautiful Freak. If nobody can confirm that a pressing with the US matrixes exists the UK and US pressings should be merged, right? Eels were officially founded in 1995 when Jonathan 'Butch' Norton and E met Tommy Walter. [10] Robert Hilburn of the Los Angeles Times wrote that "Eels' maverick vision reminds you of all the great Los Angeles bands, from the Flying Burrito Brothers to X, that have chronicled the outsider, underdog attitude in the shadows of a record industry that never embraces them commercially. Concise pop tunes form the backbone of the album, yet tinges of despair and downright meanness surface just when you've been lulled into thinking this is another pop group, as titles like "My Beloved Monster," "Your Lucky Day in Hell" and "Novocaine for the Soul" indicate. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. 12 tracks (55:52). Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Eels - Beautiful Freak at Discogs. ArseCrack August 2nd 2005 In a contemporary review of Beautiful Freak, Q praised the album as "a complete musical vision, a genre-spanning soundscape that reels you in with its myriad hooks". 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I am still disappointed to pay a premium for a GZ Media pressing however my pressing is actually very quiet. Lyrics to 'Beautiful Freak' by Eels. [1] The album is produced by E, Jon Brion, Mark Goldenberg and Michael Simpson. 4,08 (1244) 1244 stemmen .