- Performer:Phil Manzanera
- Title:Nowomova: Wasted Lands
- Style:Art Rock,Ethnic Fusion
- Date of release:May 4, 1999
- Recording location:Gallery Studios, Chertsey, Surrey, England
- Size FLAC version1432 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1973 megabytes
- Size WMA version1286 megabytes
- Formats:AC3 FLAC DXD MPC TTA WAV
This is an excellent album full of layered sounds and relaxing melodies. Manzanera teamed up with Paul Williams and Andy Grossart, formed a short-lived band by the name of Nowomowa, and recorded this one CD. It is interesting to note that all of the songs were recorded live off of the floor, with no overdubs.
Surprisingly this PHIL MANZANERA "Nowomowa: Wasted Lands", which as the press ad release notes; "This was recorded as the theme movie music to "The Wasted Lands". It was first released in 1988 by Coda as the band Nowomowa. It was re-issued by Expression in 1999 as a Phil Manzanera album. deals more with Paul William's piano than Phil's electric accomplice
Nowomova: Wasted Lands tabs. 01. Urbania: 801 Urbania St. /Pwa/Manhattan. 02. Age of Leisure: Ice Age 2000/Atlas Mountains/Museum of Memories. 03. Arcadia: Goodbye to Broadway/Yukon Rodeo. 04. Paradise Lost: The Wasted Lands. 05. Desert Road: The Only Man in the World/Greenland. 06. Atlantis Syndrome: Atlantis/Pwa (Reprise). 07. Whole Earth TV Show: Con Sequences/Nowomowa. 08. Noah's Ark: Noah's Ark/Urbania (Reprise).
Borrowing a page from his old colleague Brian Eno's catalog, Manzanera delved into the ambient music scene with this release, and he did very well. This is an excellent album full of layered sounds and relaxing melodies. This is quite an achievement given the genre of music.
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Phil Manzanera (born Philip Geoffrey Targett-Adams, 31 January 1951) is an English musician and record producer. He was the lead guitarist with Roxy Music, 801, and Quiet Sun. In 2006 Manzanera co-produced David Gilmour's album On an Island and played in Gilmour's band for tours in Europe and North America. He wrote and presented a series of 14 one-hour radio programmes for station Planet Rock entitled The A-Z of Great Guitarists.
Paradise Lost: The Wasted Lands. A Desert Road: The Only Man In The World, Greenland. The Atlantis Syndrome: Atlantis, PWA (Reprise). The Whole Earth TV Show: Con Sequences, Nowomowa. Noah's Ark: Noah's Ark, Urbania (Reprise). PHIL MANZANERA videos - Nowomova: Wasted Lands.
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The Wasted Lands (CDr, Album, Unofficial). The Wasted Lands (LP, Album). Coda Records (3). NAGE 20. UK. 1988.
CreditsKeith Bessey - Digital Mixing
Nicholas Deville - Artwork, Cover Art
Andy Grossart - Bass, Composer, Fretless Bass, Guitar (Bass), Percussion, Producer, Synthesizer Bass
Phil Manzanera - Composer, Drum Programming, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Guitar (Electroacoustic), MIDI Guitar, Primary Artist, Producer
Nowomowa - Producer
John Punter - Mixing
Trevor Smith - Engineer
Paul Williams - Composer, Keyboards, Kurzweil 250, Piano, Producer
Paul Williams - MIDI
|1||Urbania: 801 Urbania St. /Pwa/Manhattan||Phil Manzanera||15:04|
|2||The Age of Leisure: Ice Age 2000/Atlas Mountains/Museum of Memories||Phil Manzanera||12:38|
|3||Arcadia: Goodbye to Broadway/Yukon Rodeo||Phil Manzanera||8:22|
|4||Paradise Lost: The Wasted Lands||Phil Manzanera||7:14|
|5||A Desert Road: The Only Man in the World/Greenland||Phil Manzanera||8:20|
|6||The Atlantis Syndrome: Atlantis/Pwa (Reprise)||Phil Manzanera||5:19|
|7||The Whole Earth TV Show: Con Sequences/Nowomowa||Phil Manzanera||10:10|
|8||Noah's Ark: Noah's Ark/Urbania (Reprise)||Phil Manzanera||6:35|