Ocean (Eloy album)
Ocean is the sixth album released by the German progressive rock band Eloy. It is a concept album-- based on the mythical City of Atlantis and its doom and sinking-- intended as a warning to humanity. It was released in 1977 and is considered their finest album-- a classic of the genre in Germany.
|Studio album by|
|Recorded||September–October, 1977 at Sound-N-Studio, Cologne|
|Genre||Space rock, progressive rock|
- All songs written by Eloy. Lyrics by Rosenthal.
- Side One
- "Poseidon's Creation" - 11:38
- "Incarnation of the Logos" - 8:25
- Side Two
- "Decay of the Logos" - 8:15
- "Atlantis' Agony at June 5th - 8498, 13 P.M. Gregorian Earthtime" - 15:35
- Frank Bornemann - Electric, acoustic and processed guitars, lead vocals
- Klaus-Peter Matziol - Gibson Thunderbird and Fender Fretless basses, backing vocals
- Detlev Schmidtchen - Mini-Moog and ARP synthesizers, Mellotron, RMI keyboard computer, angelic voices, Hammond organ, xylophone
- Jürgen Rosenthal - SONOR Genuine Rosewood drums, voice, PAiSTe cymbals, timbales, REMO Roto-Toms, temple blocks, kettle drums, tubular bells, morse key, triangles, paper, flute
- Arranged and produced by Eloy
- Engineered by Georgi Nedeitschev
-  Archived February 7, 2005, at the Wayback Machine
- "Ocean - Eloy | Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-09-13.
- François Couture. "Ocean - Eloy | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-09-13.
- "LP Reviews E (Continued)". Vintageprog.com. Retrieved 2015-09-13.
-  Archived April 8, 2005, at the Wayback Machine