Big Thing [2-CD/DVD]

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All Music Guide - Mike DeGagne
"I Don't Want Your Love" and "All She Wants Is" made it into the Top 40, but Big Thing only climbed as high as number 24 on the charts. Duran Duran chose novelty over pop conventionalism, opting to make music apropos for seedy burlesque parlors, which many fans couldn't get used to. Outside of the two singles, both "Do You Believe in Shame" (a number 30 hit in the U.K.) and "Lake Shore Driving" hold up the best, while efforts such as "Palomino," "Too Late Marlene," and the title track are more like experiments than rock songs. [EMI's two-CD/one-DVD edition, released in 2010, adds 13 B-sides, single mixes, and remixes. The DVD contains Big Thing Live, an 18-song set, along ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Mike DeGagne
"I Don't Want Your Love" and "All She Wants Is" made it into the Top 40, but Big Thing only climbed as high as number 24 on the charts. Duran Duran chose novelty over pop conventionalism, opting to make music apropos for seedy burlesque parlors, which many fans couldn't get used to. Outside of the two singles, both "Do You Believe in Shame" (a number 30 hit in the U.K.) and "Lake Shore Driving" hold up the best, while efforts such as "Palomino," "Too Late Marlene," and the title track are more like experiments than rock songs. [EMI's two-CD/one-DVD edition, released in 2010, adds 13 B-sides, single mixes, and remixes. The DVD contains Big Thing Live, an 18-song set, along with videos for three singles.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/12/2010
  • Label: Capitol
  • EAN: 5099963377729
  • Catalog Number: 33777

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Big Thing (3:41)
  2. 2 I Don't Want Your Love (4:06)
  3. 3 All She Wants is (4:34)
  4. 4 Too Late Marlene (5:09)
  5. 5 Drug (It's Just a State of Mind) (4:20)
  6. 6 Do You Believe In Shame? (4:24)
  7. 7 Palomino (5:19)
  8. 8 Interlude One (0:33)
  9. 9 Land (6:11)
  10. 10 Flute Interlude (0:32)
  11. 11 The Edge of America (2:36)
  12. 12 Lake Shore Driving (3:05)
Disc 2
  1. 1 I Don't Want Your Love (3:52)
  2. 2 All She Wants is (4:28)
  3. 3 I Believe/All I Need To Know (6:16)
  4. 4 The Krush Brothers (3:33)
  5. 5 Palomino (3:36)
  6. 6 God (London) (1:39)
  7. 7 This is How a Road Gets Made (0:50)
  8. 8 Big Thing (3:54)
  9. 9 I Don't Want Your Love (7:35)
  10. 10 All She Wants Is (7:21)
  11. 11 Drug (It's Just a State of Mind) (4:38)
  12. 12 Big Thing (6:41)
  13. 13 All She Wants is (7:35)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Introduction/God
  2. 2 Big Thing
  3. 3 I Don't Want Your Love
  4. 4 Hungry Like the Wolf
  5. 5 Do You Believe in Shame?
  6. 6 All She Wants is/Planet Earth
  7. 7 This is How a Road Gets Made/Winter Marches On
  8. 8 Palomino
  9. 9 Too Late Marlene
  10. 10 Girls On Film
  11. 11 Notorious
  12. 12 Skin Trade
  13. 13 Is There Something I Should Know?
  14. 14 The Wild Boys/Drug
  15. 15 Band Introduction/Save a Prayer
  16. 16 The Reflex
  17. 17 Rio
  18. 18 The Edge of America
  19. 19 I Don't Want Your Love
  20. 20 All She Wants is
  21. 21 Do You Believe In Shame?
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Duran Duran Primary Artist
Daniel Abraham Guitar
Patrick Bourgoin Saxophone
Marc Chantereau Percussion
Warren Cuccurullo Guitar, Rhythm Guitar
Jonathan Elias Keyboards
Glenn Ferris Trombone
Steve Ferrone Drums, Snare Drums
Carole Fredericks Background Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Mac Gollehon Trumpet
Stan Harrison Saxophone
Janice Jamison Background Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Chester Kamen Guitar, Rhythm Guitar
Simon LeBon Group Member
Nick Rhodes Group Member
John Taylor Group Member
David Tofani Saxophone
Beckie Bell Background Vocals
Lou Soloff Choir, Chorus
Yvonne Jones Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Duran Duran Producer
Nile Rodgers Producer
Daniel Abraham Producer, Engineer
Duncan Bridgeman Remixing
Dean Chamberlain Director
Jonathan Elias Producer
John Jones Engineer
Simon LeBon Composer
Shep Pettibone Additional Production
John Taylor Liner Notes
Sherman Foote Programming
Hans Arnold Sleeve Design
Joe Dworniak Remixing
Elizabeth Flowers Producer
The Molotov Brothers Director, Producer
Chen Kaige Director
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