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Vive Le Rock
Adam Ant
Vive Le Rock
Genres: Alternative Rock, Pop, Rock
 
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2005 Digitally Remastered Reissue Edition of Ant's Final Solo Album from Epic Records that features the Hit Title Track Single and Eight Bonus Tracks of Demos, Alt-takes and Previously UNRELEASED-ON-CD Tracks. Comes in a D...  more »

     
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All Artists: Adam Ant
Title: Vive Le Rock
Members Wishing: 2
Total Copies: 0
Label: Columbia Europe
Release Date: 4/11/2005
Album Type: Extra tracks, Import, Original recording remastered
Genres: Alternative Rock, Pop, Rock
Styles: Hardcore & Punk, New Wave & Post-Punk, Dance Pop
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 5099751963820, 667344315322, 886974236726, 0886974236726

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Album Details
2005 Digitally Remastered Reissue Edition of Ant's Final Solo Album from Epic Records that features the Hit Title Track Single and Eight Bonus Tracks of Demos, Alt-takes and Previously UNRELEASED-ON-CD Tracks. Comes in a Digipak, Made to Stand Alone Or to Fit Comfortably Into a Special Box Set of Ant's Solo CD'S.
 

CD Reviews

Adam's Space Cowboy T.REX album...
Bill Wikstrom | Long Island, NY | 04/23/2006
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Vive Le Rock is Adam's most overly rocking album. Great loud guitars, Americanisms and Americana. Space Cowboys playing T.REX songs.

The album has it's share of great songs. The great ELO-esque title track. The loud rocking "Miss Thing". The barroom-piano of "Mohair Lockeroom Pin-Up Boys". The T.Rex sounding "Rip Down". The catchy and ultra-busy "Apollo 9" single. The weirdly catchy "No Zap", Scorpio Rising", "Hell's Eight Acres". Adam's songs are great and Marco is well-accounted for (he was a bit too reserved on the Strip album).

The album is an easily enjoyable romp for any Ant fan. Others will certainly like all the catchy and weirdly arranged songs.

The bonus tracks are great. Well-produced demos and intersting 12" mix (for a change) versions of "Vive Le Rock" and "Apollo 9".
There are also many great outtakes for this album ("Greta X", "Human Bondage Den", "Hired Gun" and "Saigon") which can be found on Antbox and B-Side Babies (also recommened). They are not on here but should also be sought after as Vive Le Rock could have been an incredible double-album as well.

Great Remaster with lyrics and perfect sound. A Must have!!"