Bryan Ferry The Bride Stripped Bare Japanese Import SHM SACD
This disc will ONLY work on a Super Audio Disc Player!
1978 Solo Album!
The Bride Stripped Bare is a 1978 solo album by Bryan Ferry and is his fifth
album released independent of Roxy Music. It was recorded after his girlfriend
Jerry Hall left him for Mick Jagger in 1977, and appears to contain references
to their break-up. The album peaked at number 13 on the albums chart in the
United Kingdom. Although critically acclaimed, the album didn't achieve the
success it was expected as it was released in the peak of Punk rock.
The album's title is taken from the Marcel Duchamp artwork The Bride Stripped
Bare by Her Bachelors, Even. Ferry had been introduced to the work as an art
school student by Richard Hamilton. A subtext of Duchamp's piece is masculine
and feminine relationships.
"...there's also the sense of Ferry channeling his romantic gloom through a
number of the songs, giving them a strong personal bite." -Ned Raggett,
SHM-SACD (Super High Material SACD) is the ultimate Super Audio CD that utilizes
the materials and technologies that were developed for the SHM-CD to further
enhance the audio-resolution. These discs are made with polycarbonate developed
for the screen of the liquid crystal display. As it has a higher transparency,
players can read the signal more faithfully. Also, it excels in fluidity, which
enables you to cast a more accurate pit. What works wonders for a low resolution
format such as CD should offer even greater sonic improvements in a real high
resolution format such as SACD.
• 2-channel Single Layer SACD
• Two-channel SACD layer only, to secure enough reflectance and not to compress
• Label of the disc is printed with a special green ink called 'Onsho Shiyou,'
which minimizes diffuse reflection.
• Carefully selected master audio is used, from existing DSD files to newly
converted from analog tapes.
• This disc will ONLY work on a Super Audio Disc Player
1. Sign Of The Times
2. Can't Let Go
3. Hold On (I'm Coming)
4. The Same Old Blues
5. When She Walks In The Room
6. Take Me To The River
7. What Goes On
9. That's How Strong My Love Is
10. This Island Earth