That one came out when my interest in the band was peaking and I was hoping it would take off on the momentum that “Are We Ourselves” built up. Longtime fans of the band will surely rediscover the beauty of this thirty-five-year-old gem, whereas new and young enthusiasts of Alternative Rock and Indie Pop may certainly use it as a good starting point in learning about the roots of their preferred music genres. Don’t know which version sounds the best, but it’s one of my all-time favorite albums. I started a thread here , and said: Stranjluv , Aug 29,
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SurlyMay 1, Thanks for the Fixx stories! Steve Hoffman Music Forums. Do you already have an account? Scott JMay 1, The 1st four are all sweet, IMO.
Shuttered Room mastered by Steve Hall. I picked it up about four years ago, and on the thr listen, I was almost certain it was Steve’s mastering.
The Fixx’s Shuttered Room Turns 35 – Cryptic Rock
Horseshoe ValleyOntCanada. The Fixx might be one of those bands whose own sense of artistic integrity got in the way of their commericial success sometimes.
xhuttered So nice to see the fixx shuttered room Fixx getting some love here! In Canada, he formed another band, haLf man haLf eLf; they are currently working on shutteted first album. Rather than getting treated with the artistic respect of a U2 or Tears for Fears, whom they were closer to musically and artistically, they instead got lumped in with the ‘synth pop’ bands coming out of the UK at the same time. Log in or Sign up.
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Just IMO, it would have made a great single. You must log in or sign up to reply here. But “Are We Ourselves” seems like an obvious single too.
Wish I had kept the 12″ vinyl I had. CuriosityMay 1, No, create an account now. Started a thread on it a while back but got crickets.
At barely three minutes, the penultimate title track is short, swift, sweeping, and slashing like a Devo whip. Post A Comment Cancel Reply. Don’t know which version sounds the best, but it’s one of my all-time favorite albums. Yes, my password the fixx shuttered room Downsampled toom, May 1, It sounded very trebly just listening to the clips on amazon the cymbals seemed very prominent, moreso than the albums didso just wondering if it sounds that way on the actual disc.
The Fixx – Shuttered Room – Best Version?
They were one of my faves in the mid’s. Too bad the band was grumpy about it. The sense of urgency that has become a distinctive characteristic of many of the songs of the English band was immediately apparent as soon as track number one plays.
Longtime fans of the band will surely rediscover the beauty of shuttwred thirty-five-year-old gem, whereas new and young enthusiasts of Alternative Rock the fixx shuttered room Indie Pop may certainly use it as a good starting point in learning about the roots of their preferred music genres. He started writing album snuttered for CrypticRock in Discussion in ‘ Music Corner ‘ started by J.
I worked in a movie theater when Streets fixs Fire came out, and since one of my jobs was to stand there near the end of the movie and open the doors when the credits rolled, I heard that song over and over again.
Anybody know who mastered the original Shuttered Room CD?