Obscured by Clouds (translated from English - Hidden by Clouds) is the seventh studio album of the British progressive rock group Pink Floyd , released June 3, 1972 , the soundtrack to the French film " Valley " ( French "La Vallée" ) by Barbe Schroeder . He was the director of the movie More , to which Pink Floyd also recorded the soundtrack .
|Obscured by Clouds|
|Studio Album / Soundtrack Pink Floyd|
|Date of issue||June 3, 1972|
|Recorded by||Chateau d'herouville|
February 23 - February 29, 1972
|Genres||Progressive rock |
|Duration||40 min 30 s|
|Timeline Pink Floyd|
Remixed in 2016 for the boxing set The Early Years 1965–1972  .
- 1 About the album
- 2 List of Songs
- 3 Members
- 4 notes
- 5 Links
About the album
The disc was recorded in six days in France, in the Chateau d'Herouville . As in the case of the soundtrack to the movie “More”, on the album you can hear several modified versions of the compositions. "Obscured by Clouds" reached sixth place in the charts in the UK and 46th place in the United States .
In 1986 , the album was released on CD . The CD in the new digital mastering was published in March 1996 in the UK and in August in the USA.
The album is not very famous, but it is one of the most loved by the drummer of the band Nick Mason .
The cover design was done by Storm Torgeson 's Hipgnosis Studio, who repeatedly worked on the cover artwork for the group. This time, the cover was a deliberately unfocused frame from the movie " Valley ".
List of Songs
|one.||" Obscured by Clouds "||Gilmore , Waters||instrumental||3:03|
|2.||" When You're In "||Gilmore, Waters, Wright , Mason||instrumental||2:30|
|3.||" Burning Bridges "||Wright, Waters||Gilmore, Wright||3:29|
|four.||" The Gold It's in the ... "||Gilmore, Waters||Gilmore||3:07|
|5.||" Wot's ... Uh the Deal "||Gilmore, Waters||Gilmore||5:08|
|6.||" Mudmen "||Wright, Gilmore||instrumental||4:20|
|7.||" Childhood's End "||Gilmore||Gilmore||4:31|
|8.||" Free Four "||Waters||Waters||4:15|
|9.||" Stay "||Waters, Wright||Wright||4:05|
|10.||Absolutely Curtains||Gilmore, Waters, Wright, Mason||Mapuga tribe||5:52|
- David Gilmore - guitars , vocals , pedal-style guitar, VCS3 synthesizer
- Roger Waters - bass , vocals , VCS3 synthesizer, tape effects
- Richard Wright - keyboards , vocals , synthesizer VCS3
- Nick Mason - drums , percussion , tape effects