Aqua / Aria / Arena - Aqua / Aria / Arena

Aqua / Aria / Arena
Compilation album of Asia
Publication July 11 , 2000
Recording 1992 a 1996
Genders) Art rock Progressive rock
Format Compact disc
Duration 186:25
Record label Snapper Music
Producer (s) Asia
Professional qualifications
Asia Timeline
The Very Best of Asia: Heat of the Moment 1982-1990
(2000)
Aqua / Aria / Arena
(2000)
Archives: The Best of Asia 1988-1997
(2000)

Aqua / Aria / Arena is a compilation album of the band British of progressive rock Asia and was published in 2000. [ 1 ]

This compilation of three discs, which are replicas of the studio albums Aqua , Aria and Arena , all originally released in the '90s by the InsideOut Music label . It is worth mentioning that they are not copies of the original versions, but of the reissues of said albums, therefore they include the songs "Little Rich Boy" and "Obsession" ( Aqua ), "Reality" ( Aria ) and "That Season" ( Sand ). [ 2 ]

Songs list

Disc one - Aqua

N.º Title Writer (s) Duration
1. «Aqua Pt. 1 » Geoff Downes / John Payne 2:27
2. «Who Will Stop The Rain?» Downes / Johnny Warman / Jane Woolfenden 4:35
3. «Back In Town» Downes / Payne 4:09
4. «Love Under Fire» Downes / Greg Lake 5:15
5. «Someday» Downes / Warman 5:48
6. «Little Rich Boy» Downes / Payne 4:37
7. «The Voice of Reason» Downes / Payne 5:37
8. «Lay Down Your Arms» Downes / Payne / Grant Hart 4:14
9. «Crime of Your Heart» Downes / Warman 5:57
10. «A Far Cry» Downes / Payne / Hart 5:30
11. «Don't Call Me» Downes / Warman 4:55
12. «Heaven on Earth» Payne / Andy Nye 4:54
13. «Aqua Pt. 2 » Downes / Payne 2:14
14. «Obsession» Payne / Steve Rodford 4:57

Disc Two - Aria

N.º Title Writer (s) Duration
1. «Anytime» Downes / Payne 4:57
2. «Are You Big Now?» Downes / Payne 4:07
3. «Desire» Downes / Payne / Nye 5:20
4. «Summer» Downes / Payne 4:06
5. «Sad Situation» Downes / Payne 3:59
6. «Don't Cut the Wire (Brother)» Downes / Payne 5:19
7. «Feels Like Love» Downes / Payne 4:49
8. «Remembrance Day» Downes / Payne 4:18
9. «Enough's Enough» Downes / Payne 4:37
10. «Military Man» Downes / Payne 4:10
11. «Aria» Downes / Payne / Nye 5:37
12. «Reality» Downes / Payne 4:29

Disc Three - Arena

N.º Title Writer (s) Duration
1. «Into the Arena» Downes / Payne / Elliott Randall / Tomoyasu Hotei 3:00
2. «Arena» Downes / Payne / Andrew Herod 5:16
3. «Heaven» Downes / Payne 5:17
4. «Two Sides of the Moon» Downes / Payne 5:22
5. «The Day Before the War» Downes / Payne 9:08
6. «Never» Downes / Payne 5:31
7. «Falling» Downes / Payne 4:57
8. «Words» Downes / Payne 5:18
9. «U Bring Me Down» Downes / Payne / Aziz Ibrahim 7:07
10. «Tell Me Why» Downes / Payne 5:14
11. «Turn It Down» Downes / Payne / Michael Sturgis 4:28
12. "Bella Nova" Downes / Payne 3:12
13. «That Season» Downes / Payne 4:50

Training

Disk one

Disk two

  • John Payne - lead vocals and bass
  • Geoff Downes - keyboards and backing vocals
  • Al Pitrelli - guitar
  • Mike Sturgis - drums

Disc three

  • John Payne - lead vocals, electric bass, and acoustic guitar (on songs 5 ​​and 13)
  • Geoff Downes - keyboards and backing vocals
  • Elliott Randall - lead guitar (on songs 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, and 13) and acoustic guitar (on songs 1 and 3)
  • Aziz Ibrahim - lead guitar (on songs 5 ​​and 9), acoustic guitar (on song 8), and rhythm guitar (on songs 3, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 11)
  • Michael Sturgis - drums
  • Tomoyasu Hotei - lead guitar (on song 1)
  • Luis Jardim - percussions (on songs 1, 2, 4 and 13)

References

  1. ^ "Album Aqua / Aria / Arena" . VH1.com (in English) . Retrieved September 26, 2012 .
  2. Rob Theakson. "Aqua / Aria / Arena Asia Album Review" . Allmusic.com (in English) . Retrieved September 26, 2012 .