Machina II/The Friends & Enemies of Modern Music is the sixth studio album by the American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins. It was released for free on the Internet on September 5, 2000. Plans for a standard physical release, bundled with the first part Machina/The Machines of God, were revealed to happen sometime in 2013, but was postponed due to legal setbacks.
Lucky 13. Исполнитель. UMG (от лица компании "EMI"); AMRA, LatinAutor" и другие авторские общества (4).
Starting with the quick riffing "Glass' Theme," a punk-speed bash and crash with a solid vocal and a blasting performance from Chamberlin, Friends follows no particular conceptual path as so many of the Pumpkins' albums do. A number of the demo tracks are listed as such, including a drum machine-driven howl through "Heavy Metal Machine" and a beautiful version of "Once Upon a Time" with just Corgan, his guitar, and a light rhythm pulse
Not On Label (The Smashing Pumpkins) – SP-FAEOMM 25116-1/2. Format: 2 CD, Unofficial Release. Try, Try, Try (Alt. Music/Lyrics).
Дата релиза Сентябрь 2000. Лейблы лейбл неизвестен. Музыкальный стильGrunge. Владельцы этого альбома11. 9. If There Is a God (Piano/Vox). 10. 11. Heavy Metal Machine (Version I Al. ix). DISC 2. 1. Glass' Theme.
The Smashing Pumpkins are an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 1988. Formed by frontman Billy Corgan (lead vocals, lead guitar) and James Iha (rhythm guitar), the band has included Jimmy Chamberlin (drums), D'arcy Wretzky (bass guitar), Melissa Auf der Maur (bass gui. ore . Year: 2000.
This album could have been better though; with better production, the lo-fi sound gone, and with some of the more forgettable songs gone. Machina II just creates an atmosphere that other bands can't duplicate. Give it a chance; it's free to download; and even if you don't like it, let it grow on you; hey. it took me six years to fully 'feel' Machina II.