Reviewed in the United States on December 9, 2016. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Wilson who will always be with us . Please try again. Feets and Cuddles! The Prodigal Stranger is the tenth studio album by Procol Harum, released in 1991. Procol Harum Procol Harum are a British rock band, formed in 1967, which contributed to the development of progressive rock, and by extension, symphonic rock. Excellent CD. Pictures taken during the sessions for this album Wilson who had been the drummer on all of the group's previous albums. The album was released in August 1991 following a fourteen year hiatus by the band and saw a reunion of Gary Brooker, lyricist Keith Reid, organist Matthew Fisher and guitarist Robin Trower. Good quality. Listen free to Procol Harum – The Prodigal Stranger (The Truth Won't Fade Away, Holding On and more). A very nice remastering courtesy of Esoteric Recordings, an imprint of Cherry Red Records of Great Britain, who have now reissued all of Procol Harum's albums except 1971's 'Broken Barricades' (actually done later), the patchy 'Something Magic' from 1977 (which immediately preceded this album) and their two 21st century albums (2003's The Well's On Fire and 2014's Novum) - we can only hope they continue this project to completion - although the latter two probably don't need fiddling with! The Prodigal Stranger Tracklist. It seems like Robin Trower and Matthew Fisher were brought in to noodle a bit so that their names could be used in the credits. Something, nothing, everything. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Catchy tunes but only one interesting song backed by Robin Trower who left the band early on. 3. Thank you. But, with the passing of the years, my tastes have become more eclectic and so I gave this some more spins and discovered just how musical an album it is, with a succession of well crafted and executed songs. Liner notes: This album is dedicated to Barrie James (B.J.) "Prodigal Stranger" is the 10th full-length studio album by UK rock act Procol Harum. Songs Here have Been Overlooked from Recent 50th Annaversary Collection Box Set, Reviewed in the United States on April 9, 2018. Lovers of classic Procol Harum should avoid this one. The Prodigal Stranger is a personal blog, mostly about horses and writing, with semi-regular horse cartoons. Prodigal Stranger Album Procol Harum. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. But, at the time, I felt it was a bit 'lacklustre'. Wilson, an important architect of the Procol sound, died before this reunion was realized. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 18, 2019. Quick delivery. And a glance at song titles like "Holding On" and "One More Time" indicates that lyricist Keith Reid was writing in a mundane, conventional mode; one listen bears this out. Drummer B.J. The Prodigal Stranger. It may be a first: A great ’60s band reunites, rerecords, and emerges with both dignity and reputation fully intact. Reviewed in the United States on November 25, 2019. Some work and some don't and yes this one works pretty well. Another great job by Esoteric and recommended. PROCOL HARUM "The Prodigal Stranger – The Interview" rare PROMO CD from 1991 (ZOO ZP17044). A young man turns his back on the family fortune to "find his way in the world" and winds up sleeping in an alley. Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store I haven´t yet listened to the last couple of albums from the seventies by Procol Harum, so I can´t compare "Prodigal Stranger" to how they sounded. 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