Worum geht es in „Stereotomy“ von Alan Parsons Project?


What happened to the lead singer in the Alan Parsons Project?

Eric Woolfson, a founder and the principal songwriter and vocalist of the Alan Parsons Project, a British group that existed only in the studio and that took its ambitious, sophisticated progressive rock to the pop charts, died on Wednesday in London. He was 64. The cause was cancer, said his daughter Sally Seddon.

What hits did the Alan Parsons Project have?

Track listing

No. Title Album
1. „I Wouldn’t Want to Be Like You“ I Robot
2. „Eye in the Sky“ Eye in the Sky
3. „Games People Play“ The Turn of a Friendly Card
4. „Time“ The Turn of a Friendly Card

Who were the original members of Alan Parsons Project?

The Alan Parsons Project were a British rock band active between 1975 and 1990, whose core membership consisted of Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson.

The Alan Parsons Project
Associated acts Ambrosia Pilot Lenny Zakatek Keats Camel
Website www.The-Alan-Parsons-Project.com
Past members Alan Parsons Eric Woolfson

Why did the Alan Parsons Project split?

Why doesn’t Alan Parsons use the Project name anymore? Alan Parsons felt that „The Alan Parsons Project“ was the name of the duo of Parsons/Woolfson. When Eric left, he didn’t feel comfortable continuing to use that name. In the end, he chose to go forward using his own name.

Is PJ Olsson still with Alan Parsons Project?

He started singing with Alan Parsons Live Project in mid 2003, and has been collaborating recently with Alan on his latest album. He now lives in Los Angeles.

What is Alan Parsons Project most famous song?

# 1 – Eye In The Sky

The song “Eye in the Sky,” was released on the Eye in the Sky album in 1982.

Why was it called Alan Parsons Project?

Eric put a proposal to 20th Century Records (now Universal) along these lines. He gave it a working title of ‚The Alan Parsons Project‘ and the record company went for the idea. They decided that they liked the proposal and the working title and so it stuck – The Alan Parsons Project was born.

Was Alan Parsons in Get Back?

But he expects that will change this month thanks to Peter Jackson’s The Beatles: Get Back docuseries. „There was none of me at all in the original Let It Be movie,“ Parsons, who was an assistant engineer on the project, tells UCR.

Who did vocals for Alan Parsons Project?

Lenny Zakatek (born Lenny du Platel, 1947, Karachi, British India) is a British singer and musician who has lived in London since the age of thirteen. Zakatek was born just prior to Karachi becoming part of Pakistan and is best known for his work with the British bands Gonzalez and The Alan Parsons Project.

Why was the Alan Parsons Project named?

Why is it called the Alan Parsons Project? In 1974, Alan Parsons was nominated for a Grammy award to recognise his engineering work on Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon. … They decided that they liked the proposal and the working title and so it stuck – The Alan Parsons Project was born.

What movie was Alan Parsons Project?

The Spy Who Shagged Me

A long standing fan of the APP, Mike Myers (as Austin Powers in the film The Spy Who Shagged Me) name-checked the Alan Parsons Project.

What is Alan Parsons famous for?

Alan Parsons‘ work spans decades and disciplines, from starting work for EMI at 16, to vast success on several significant albums, including The Beatles‘ Abbey Road and Let It Be, the eponymous debut album by Ambrosia, and Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon.

Who produced Alan Parsons Project?

Eric Woolfson

Parsons was nominated for a Grammy Award for both albums. In 1975, he declined Pink Floyd’s invitation to work on the follow-up for Dark Side, Wish You Were Here, and instead initiated the Alan Parsons Project with producer, songwriter, and occasional singer Eric Woolfson, whom he had met at Abbey Road.

Is the Alan Parsons Project still together?

The Alan Parsons Project were a Scottish rock band active between 1975 and 1990, whose core membership consisted of Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson.

The Alan Parsons Project
Years active 1975–1990
Labels Charisma Arista
Associated acts Ambrosia Pilot Lenny Zakatek Keats Camel
Website www.The-Alan-Parsons-Project.com

Was Alan Parsons in Get Back?

But he expects that will change this month thanks to Peter Jackson’s The Beatles: Get Back docuseries. „There was none of me at all in the original Let It Be movie,“ Parsons, who was an assistant engineer on the project, tells UCR.

Who was Alan Parsons first wife?

Following Alan’s relocation to California in 1999 with his American girlfriend, Lisa, and a divorce from Smokey, his first wife, a brand-new Live Project band was formed in 2003. That same year Lisa and Alan were married.

Was Alan Parsons a tape operator for the Beatles?

It’s no random reference. After all, decades ago at Abbey Road Studios, a 19-year-old Parsons began his first professional gig as a tape operator. “My time working on the Abbey Road album was an eight-week period and I did the sessions for the second half of that period,” Parsons tells Billboard.