Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Venus Isle – Eric Johnson on AllMusic – – The brilliant musician, composer, and guitar. Eric Johnson: VENUS ISLE — by George Graham. (Capitol As broadcast on WVIA-FM 9/11/96). Different genres of music have their respective star. 3 Sep Venus Isle Lyrics: Long ago, from the wonderland / Was a girl named Eve / She came to Earth from the mermaid sea / That is when love began.
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Rounding off this eleven song experience is Pavilion and the Venus Reprise, which puts Johnson ‘s work his future musical ambitions in perspective, perhaps to help his next release build and flow from the gifted work, Venus Isle. Manhattan really is the most ethereal and dreamy piece of the record.
Streams Kohnson All Posts. Track four is a captivating arrangement with a tapestry of engaging rhythms and a guitar tone in dedication to the great blues legend Stevie Ray Vaughndric which S. The secret of her love is locked away and her smile-Mona Lisa style is the message eloquently put to music in Lonely in the Night, credited to songwriter Vince Mariani. Stephen Thomas Erlewine at AllMusic gave Venus Isle three stars out of five, describing Johnson as a “consummate guitarist” and “a joy to hear him play”.
Song for Lynette is the most striking and romantic song of it’s form, filled with heartwarming piano and a message of hope, a place and a time for everything and everyone, and the excitement of anticipation or accomplishment.
The album reached No. Venus Islereleased by Capitol records gave a genuine and much deserved positive boost to the popularity and image of Johnson.
It’s atmosphere is so visionary that the listener can genuinely feel the vista of the great island city of New York and it’s abundant nightlife.
The brilliant musician, composer, and guitar virtuoso Eric Johnson comes shining through with a record breathing with aura of romance, sweeping melodicisms, and breathtaking mystical quality. Introspection Late Night Partying. Retrieved from ” https: Instrumental rockpop rock. The songs are stringed together perfectly and spontaneously glide in and out of other, and the album as a whole sizzles with musical quality throughout.
This song closely reflects through style and grace a reminiscence of Cliffs of Dover. This page was last edited on 26 Octoberat Jazz Latin New Age. Views Read Edit View history. Venus Isle Eric Johnson. Venus Isle is the fourth studio album by guitarist Eric Johnsonreleased on September 3, through Capitol Records. Camel’s Night Out sincerely reflects a Mediterranean appearance in percussive rhythm and through it’s tonal melodic shifts.
Drinking Hanging Out In Love. It also seems to bring about moods of “even if all is going wrong, and the sky is a rainy gray everyday, just being alive and full of spirit is ilse enough.
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Lonely in the Joohnson. However, he criticized the album for not breaking any new ground following the six-year gap from its predecessor Ah Via Musicomremarking that it “reveals no new insights about the guitarist, it only vennus a new spin on the territory Ah!
Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. When the Sun Meets the Sky. Stream or buy on: All About You, perhaps the song that most fits the mold as a radio-friendly single, is a romantic song filled with shimmering scale passages and Johnson ‘s signature guitar tone.
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Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Live in Concert Billboard  and remained on that chart for six weeks. A brilliant composition, it spills out all of Johnson ‘s appreciation and respect for a true musical friend he hopes to keep alive always through song. Full of dashing guitar virtuosity, orchestral prowess and poems of the romantic, this record is a gratifying listen from beginning to end, even for the not so devoted Eric Johnson fans.