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Crac! (LP, Clear Splatter Vinyl)

Label: Cramps Records, Sony

Format: LP, Clear-Splatter

Genre: Psych

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Temporary nicer price 700 copies, numbered edition. Clear Splatter Vinyl * “Crac!” is Area’s third album, released in 1974 and one of the strongest in their revolutionary canon of political artfulness. The previous album had received some mixed opinions after the explosive debut; Crac!  is a departure in style from both of those two records—in a way, more compact and sleek if that is possible to think of with Area. In that aspect, this is the most “accessible” version of the band, and not surprisingly, they had gained their largest following with insightful lyrics set to a whirlwind of musical directions.

Through 1974 and ’75, Area were dedicated to a consistent live schedule (one that would produce the strong live album  Are(A)zione ), which helped them become one of the most influential groups in the land, touching musicians, listeners (especially younger ones), and activists alike.


Cat. number: 19439770471
Year: 2023
Limited to 700 numbered copies. Number can be found on backsleeve. Made in the EU. [On Front Sticker] Italian Prog Review Numered Edition Splatter Vinyl Area international POPular group. Crac! Archivio del Suono. Prestige Remastered. REMASTERED 24-bit/192kHz From original master tapes 19658704341 [On Backsleeve] Sony Music. (P) 1975 & (C) 2022 Sony Music Entertainment Italy S.p.A. Distributed by Sony Music Entertainment Italy S.p.A. All trademarks and logos are protected. Made in the EU. Sony Music Entertainment International Services GmbH, PO Box 510, 33311 Gütersloh, Germany. 19658704341 Barcode: 1 96587 04341 4