The Kinks

Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire) - 50th Anniversary Edition

  • Released: 25/10/2019
  • Label: BMG
  • Genre: PopRock

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Multiple Format Box Set : 4CDs, 7x7" singles, book, printed memorabilia, enamel badge

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Arthur celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2019. 'Rock musical' in style and one of the most effective concept albums in rock history, the album was constructed by Kinks' frontman Ray Davies as the soundtrack to a subsequently cancelled Granada Television play. The album receiving almost unanimous acclaim upon its release. Rolling Stone 1969 - "Arthur is a masterpiece on every level, Ray Davies' finest hour. The Kinks' supreme achievement and the best British album of 1969". Melody Maker 1969 - "Ray Davies' finest hour... beautifully British to the core".
Tracklist
Victoria
Yes Sir No Sir
Some Mother's Son
Drivin'
Brainwashed
Australia
Shangri-La
Mr. Churchill Says
She's Bought A Hat Like Princess Marina
Young And Innocent Days
Nothing To Say
Arthur
Soundwave
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kt0IXkIVvo4