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The Fall - The Infotainment Scan - Expanded Edition (CD, Album)

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  1. The Infotainment Scan, an Album by The Fall. Released 26 April on Permanent (catalog no. PERMLP12; Vinyl LP). Genres: Post-Punk, Indie Rock, Alternative Dance.
  2. The Post Nearly Man is the debut solo album by Mark E. Smith, legendary bandleader of the Fall. Recorded in part at Pete Waterman’s studio, the album was first released in and is a mix of spoken word, sound collage, and samples of Fall music resulting in one Smith’s most experimental releases.
  3. Back on vinyl for the first time in nearly 25 years, The post nearly man is the debut solo album by Mark E. Smith. Recorded in part at Pete waterman's studio, the album was first released in and is a mix of spoken word, sound collage, and samples of fall music resulting in one Smith's most experimental releases. See More.
  4. In the spring of , The Fall unexpectedly found themselves hipster critical darlings, sending that year’s The Infotainment Scan to the #9 spot on UK charts. Though the album is markedly more commercial in sound, its acrid moods, doused in Mark E. Smith’s patent lyrical sulphur, might suggest that its sudden short tryst with radio appeal was due to little else than the recycling of trends, and the .
  5. The album remained out of print for a long time, as Artful went bankrupt in the early An expanded, remastered 2CD/3LP version of the album was released by Cherry Red Records in May [4].
  6. 'The Infotainment Scan' saw the Fall take the Cog Sinister imprint from Fontana to Permanent and was the beginning of their lower profile in the mid to late s. I hope the reissue programme continues with 'Middle Class Revolt', 'Cerebral Caustic' & 'the Light User Syndrome' as they seem ripe for rediscovery.5/5(6).
  7. The album was re-released by Voiceprint in under license from Phonogram, and also appeared in a double-CD set coupled with an edition of Shift-Work on the same label in This edition added "Ed's Babe" and "Free Ranger" to the track listing. It was reissued again in expanded and remastered form by Universal in May
  8. With The Infotainment Scan, the Fall brought guitars back to the fore, as in the jittery syncopations of “Ladybird.” But the real point of the album is the band’s ginger exploration of different musical feels.
  9. The Fall The Infotainment Scan ( reissue) Buy 2lp expanded edition featuring both ‘The Wonderful And Frightening World Of The Fall’ and ‘The Wonderful And Frightening EscapeRoute To The Fall’ the fall the REAL NEW FALL album formerly country on the click.

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