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Across the Universe

Label: Marvel of Beauty
Released: 2016
Track listing: Salon Bleu 2015; Firestone 2015; Days Run Like Horses 2015; Fame 2015; Tortugas 2015; Haunted Yellow House 2015; Mooncake 2015.

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Taylor's Universe: Across the Universe

Read "Across the Universe" reviewed by Dave Wayne


Back in the day, record companies would occasionally issue “Greatest Hits" compilation albums. Usually cheaply packaged (no gatefold, no credits, no liner notes, etc.), these collections were a convenient way to have all of an artist's big hits (plus some filler) in one convenient location. Record companies reaped huge profits from these collections and, perhaps, took ...

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From Scratch

Label: Marvel of Beauty
Released: 2015
Track listing: Other Meetings; Beta X; Balcony People; Interrail; Laura's Lullaby; For Louise; Autumn River.

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Taylor's Universe: From Scratch

Read "From Scratch" reviewed by Dave Wayne


If nothing else, multi-instrumentalist, composer, and studio rat Robin Taylor is consistent. Stylistically, he's done it all. His recordings-all self-produced and issued on his own Marvel of Beauty imprint-over the past two decades encompass everything from ambient soundscapes to free improvisation to straight-up hard rock. The past decade or so finds Taylor working exclusively with what ...

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Robin Taylor: Evidence

Label: Marvel of Beauty
Released: 2014
Track listing: Buildings; Red Afternoon; Marie Marolle; Forever and a Day.

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Robin Taylor: Evidence

Read "Robin Taylor: Evidence" reviewed by Dave Wayne


2013 was a banner year of sorts for Robin Taylor and his band, Taylor's Universe. The Copenhagen-based composer, keyboardist, and guitarist completed two albums Evidence, and Worn Out (Marvel of Beauty, 2013) and both stand among his finest work. A studio-bound aggregation, Taylor's Universe specializes in very personal and distinctive take on progressive rock. Instead of ...

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Worn Out

Label: Marvel of Beauty
Released: 2013
Track listing: Floating Rats; Munich; Imaginary Church; Cruelty in Words; Jens in Afghanistan; Sergeant Pepperoni.

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Taylor's Universe: Worn Out

Read "Worn Out" reviewed by Dave Wayne


One can only hope that Robin Taylor was being ironic when he titled his latest collection Worn Out. Musically, it follows in the footsteps of his recent recordings with Taylor's Universe; Kind of Red (Marvel of Beauty, 2012) and Return to Whatever (Marvel of Beauty, 2009). But there's a freshness, fire and vigor here that suggests ...

Album

Kind of Red

Label: Marvel of Beauty
Released: 2012

Album

Kind Of Red

Label: Marvel of Beauty
Released: 2012
Track listing: Firestone; Jakriborg; Crackpot Men; Sunday Imagine; Salon Bleu; Terasso; Tortugas; Lost in Jakriborg.


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