A Cappella is a 1985 album by Todd Rundgren. The album is one of Rundgren's most unusual in that every sound is the product of the artist's voice. This approach to music making was later explored by artists such as Mike Patton and Björk.
Complete your Todd Rundgren collection. Todd Rundgren - Pretending To Care - from A Cappella - vinyl LP 3:53.
Producer, Engineer, Vocals – Todd Rundgren. Written-By – Bruce Hawes (tracks: B5), Charles Simmons (2) (tracks: B5), Joseph B. Jefferson (tracks: B5), Todd Rundgren (tracks: A1 to B4). Notes. Specialty Records pressing denoted by SRC stamp in runouts. A Cappella (LP, Album).
Rundgren, who was already at odds with the label and had taken his Utopia elsewhere, had to struggle to get the label to release the record, and it didn't hit the shelves officially until Warner stepped in and negotiated him out of the contract. Perhaps Bearsville didn't want to release A Cappella because they perceived it to be too weird, too bizarre to cross over into the mainstream, which is true. However, that thread of logic ignores the fact that ever since 1973, Rundgren had positioned himself as a cult artist.
A Cappella is a music studio album recording by TODD RUNDGREN (Crossover Prog/Progressive Rock) released in 1985 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. A Cappella Rhino 1990. A Cappella, Nearly Human, Second Wind Rhino, Edsel 2012. Todd Rundgren - A Cappella - Lp Vinyl Record Warner Bros. Sort: Recent best-seller Results cached.
A Cappella is a 1985 album by Todd Rundgren. But with Bearsville's slimming artist roster and lack of successful artists, Bearsville did not want to risk releasing an album that the label felt was too experimental and would not sell, so
A cappella (Italian for "in the manner of the chapel") music is specifically group or solo singing without instrumental accompaniment, or a piece intended to be performed in this way. It contrasts with cantata, which is accompanied singing. The term "a cappella" was originally intended to differentiate between Renaissance polyphony and Baroque concertato style
|A3||Pretending To Care||3:40|
|B1||Something To Fall Back On||4:13|
|B2||Miracle In The Bazaar||4:12|
Written-By – Bruce Hawes, Charles Simmons , Joseph B. Jefferson*
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