Bells album for sale by Lou Reed was released May 16, 2000 on the Buddha label. Digtially remastered by Elliott Federman (SAJE Sound, New York, New York). Intriguing even by Reed's own standards, THE BELLS is an experimental album, recorded in so-called binaural sound, a process which he became enamored with in the late '70s. Bells songs Theoretically, it was supposed to simulate a 360 degree soundfield, although Reed himself has since admitted it didn't work. Reed's usually plainspoken vocals are somewhat affected here, and the overall sound--courtesy of Marty Fogel's overdubbed saxophone section--verges on early '70s glam rock. Bells CD music contains a single disc with 9 songs. ...See Full Description
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Lou Reed - Bells Album Track Listing
|1||Stupid Man ||2:30|| $0.99|
|2||Disco Mystic||4:28|| $0.99|
|3||I Want to Boogie With You See All 9||3:53|| $0.99|
|4||With You ||2:22|| $0.99|
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|5||Looking For Love See All 2||3:27|| $0.99|
|6||City Lights ||3:18|| $0.99|
|7||All Through the Night See All 2||4:56|| $0.99|
|Additional Track Information Bells songs|
|9||Bells See All 11||9:18|| $0.99|
Bells buy CD music Customer Reviews
Side 1 (first 6 songs) is delightful; especially Stupid Man, Looking for Love, and City Lights (about Charlie Chaplin, of course).
By Jason (New York, NY)
||a true listening pleasure|
a treat for his real fans;a pleasant departure from mainstream "pop";a bit hazy at times musically,but the vocals are outstanding."
By reckless11 (syracuse,ny)
Lou reed knows how to put art aout there. this album has the attitude, the unique singing and writing style and yet it is seminal.
By Rafael Alvarez (El Salvador C.A)
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Bells songs Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||1071149|
|Release Date||May 16, 2000|
|Recording Time||40 minutes|
|Personnel||Lou Reed - vocals, electric guitar, synthesizer, bass|
Michael Fonfara - electric & Fender Rhodes pianos, keyboards, Orberheim synthesizer, background vocals
Ellard "Moose" Boles - bass, background vocals
Michael Suchorsky - percussion
Marty Fogel - ocarina, soprano & tenor saxophones, Fender Rhodes piano
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