Title: Those Who Are About To Die Salute You
Style: Blues Rock, Fusion, Jazz-Rock, Prog Rock
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FLAC size: 1742 mb | MP3 size: 1168 mb | WMA size: 1895 mb
Those About to Die" (Greenslade, Heckstall-Smith, Hiseman, Reeves) – 4:49. For Those About to Rock (We Salute You) (referred to as For Those About to Rock on its cover) is the eighth studio album by Australian hard rock band AC/DC. It was the band's seventh internationally released studio album and the eighth to be released in Australia. It was released on November 23, 1981. Released in 1981, the album is a follow-up to their highly successful album Back in Black.
Format: CD, Album, Reissue. Track 9: Studio outtake. Track 10: Recorded 17/12/68, broadcast 19/1/69, Top Gear. Tracks 11 to 13: Recorded 24/2/69, broadcast 16/3/69, Symonds on Sunday. Track 14: Top of the Pops, with Brian Matthews voiceover. Issued in a standard jewel case with a 4-page booklet.
For Those About to Rock (We Salute You) (referred to as For Those About to Rock on its cover) is the eighth studio album by Australian hard rock band AC/DC.
Colosseum came together in 1968, the brainchild of virtuoso drummer Jon Hiseman and saxophonist Dick Heckstall-Smith (who had played together in the Graham Bond Organisation and John Mayall's Bluesbreakers). Teaming with bass guitarist Tony Reeves and keyboard player Dave Greenslade, the line-up of the band was completed with the recruitment of guitarist and vocalist James Litherland. Recorded in the winter of 1968, Those Who Are About to Die Salute You was a stunning debut album and was one of the first successful attempts to fuse jazz, blues and rock. Brilliant and timeless "Those Who Are About to Di. .8 people found this helpful.
Colosseum's debut album is a powerful one, unleashing each member's instrumental prowess at one point while consolidating each talent to form an explosive outpouring of progressive jazz-rock the next. Those Who Are About to Die Salute You is coated with the volatile saxophone playing of Dick Heckstall-Smith, the thunderous keyboard assault of Dave Greenslade, and the bewildering guitar craft of James Litherland . Their next album, Valentyne Suite, mirrors the same instrumental congruity as Those Who Are About to Die, and is equally entertaining.
Beware The Ides Of March 2. The Road She Walked Before 3. Backwater Blues 4. Those About To Die. Those Who Are About to Die Salute Youis the debut album by progressive Jazz rockers Colosseum, released in 1969. It is one of the pioneering albums of jazz fusion. The title is a translation of the Latin phrase 'morituri te salutant' that according to popular belief gladiators addressed to the emperor before the beginning of a gladiatorial match. This is a powerful album, unleashing each member's instrumental prowess while consolidating each talent to form an explosive outpouring.
|A1||Walking In The Park|
|A2||Plenty Hard Luck|
|B1||Beware The Ides Of March|
|B2||The Road She Walked Before|
|B4||Those About To Die|
- Bass Guitar – Tony Reeves
- Drums – Jon Hiseman
- Electric Guitar, Vocals – James Litherland
- Liner Notes – Jon Hiseman
- Organ, Vocals – Dave Greenslade
- Photography By [Front] – Richard Sterling
- Producer [Hit Records Productions Ltd] – Gerry Bron, Tony Reeves
- Sleeve, Design – Linda Glover
- Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Dick Heckstall-Smith
- Written-By – Colosseum (tracks: A2, A4, B1, B4), Greenslade* (tracks: A3), Heckstall-Smith* (tracks: B2), Bond* (tracks: A1), Leadbetter* (tracks: B3), Reeves* (tracks: A3)
NotesThe front cover also carries the Latin subtitle: "Morituri Te Salutant".
Recorded Winter 1968/69
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|STL 5510, STL.5510||Colosseum||Those Who Are About To Die Salute You (LP, Album, Gat)||Fontana, Fontana||STL 5510, STL.5510||UK||1969|
|TECD222||Colosseum||Those Who Are About To Die Salute You (CD, Album, RE)||Talking Elephant Records||TECD222||UK||2013|
|STL 5510||Colosseum||Those Who Are About To Die Salute You (LP, Album, TP)||Fontana||STL 5510||UK||1969|
|TECP-25458||Colosseum||Those Who Are About To Die, Salute You (CD, Album, RE)||Bronze||TECP-25458||Japan||1990|
|ARC-7083||Colosseum||Those Who Are About To Die Salute You (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Arcàngelo||ARC-7083||Japan||2005|