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If Its In You - Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. The Madcap Laughs is the result. The first (and best) of Syd's two proper studio albums. There's not a bad track on it. There's "Terrapin" with it's hypnotic drift. There's "Love You" with its poppy melody, chirpy piano and verbal diorrhea remistforsaleclinsregonexluesempho.xyzinfos:
  2. Wish You Were Here", partly about Barrett, borrows imagery of a "steel rail" from Barrett's solo song, "If It's in You," from The Madcap Laughs album. In , an album of Barrett cover songs called Beyond the Wildwood was released. The album was a collection of cover songs from Barrett's tenure with Pink Floyd and from his solo career.
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  4. Syd's first post-Pink Floyd album is as schizophrenic and frustratingly brilliant as its creator. Barrett trips down song-oriented paths like "No Good Trying" and "Love You," but it's the cracked mirror reflections and dark/light differences between such tracks as "Dark Globe" and "Golden Hair" that stay with you.
  5. Wisely, The Madcap Laughs doesn't even try to sound like a consistent record. Half the album was recorded by Barrett's former bandmates Roger Waters and Dave Gilmour, and the other half by Harvest Records head Malcolm remistforsaleclinsregonexluesempho.xyzinfosingly, Jones' tracks are song for song much stronger than the more-lauded Floyd entries. The opening "Terrapin" seems to go on three times as long as its five-minute.
  6. He played with the band only on their first album (The Piper at the Gates of Dawn), recording two albums in (The Madcap Laughs and Barrett), the latter of which failed to chart. In the Pink Floyd album Wish You Were Here became a popular screed against music business with its theme the loss of Barrett.
  7. Comment: SYD BARRETT The Madcap Laughs ( UK limited edition Simply Vinyl track LP pressed on gram Virgin Vinyl gatefold picture sleeve housed in stickered PVC dust jacket with company catalogue insert. The sleeve has the beginnings ofa split along the top edge otherwise shows very little wear the vinyl looks barely played SVLP)/5().
  8. Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs - Vinyl (LP) - 60's Garage, Psych, Folk - Wisely, The Madcap Laughs doesn't even try to sound like a consistent record. Half the album was recorded by Barrett's former bandmates Roger Waters a.

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