Essence of the Forest [Original]

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger
With tracks from each of their first five albums, this is essentially a Deep Forest best-of, leading off with their 1993 hit "Sweet Lullaby." Note that "Sweet Lullaby," "Night Bird," and "Desert Walk" are each presented in a "2004 Version," though it's not made clear in the packaging how these are different than the ones that had been previously released on Deep Forest albums. It's an adequate overview of an act whose music is probably too diluted for either world music fans or electronica specialists, but whose blend of those styles together with production approaches friendly to middle of the road radio has far more appeal to mainstream pop listeners than most ...
See more details below
CD
$14.24
BN.com price
(Save 5%)$14.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (2) from $7.09   
  • New (2) from $7.09   

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger
With tracks from each of their first five albums, this is essentially a Deep Forest best-of, leading off with their 1993 hit "Sweet Lullaby." Note that "Sweet Lullaby," "Night Bird," and "Desert Walk" are each presented in a "2004 Version," though it's not made clear in the packaging how these are different than the ones that had been previously released on Deep Forest albums. It's an adequate overview of an act whose music is probably too diluted for either world music fans or electronica specialists, but whose blend of those styles together with production approaches friendly to middle of the road radio has far more appeal to mainstream pop listeners than most world music or electronica. [Epic reissued this version of the album in 2004.]
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/9/2004
  • Label: Sony Bmg Europe
  • EAN: 5099751500520
  • Catalog Number: 5150052
  • Sales rank: 94,941

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Sweet Lullaby (3:50)
  2. 2 Marta's Song (4:13)
  3. 3 Night Bird (4:01)
  4. 4 Anasthasia (1:52)
  5. 5 Freedom Cry (3:16)
  6. 6 Desert Walk (5:05)
  7. 7 Dignity (5:21)
  8. 8 Ekue Ekue (5:21)
  9. 9 L' L'île Invisible (1:42)
  10. 10 Yuki Song - Beverly Jo Scott (5:21)
  11. 11 Deep Weather (4:53)
  12. 12 Far East (1:00)
  13. 13 Deep Blue Sea (4:13)
  14. 14 Lament (3:10)
  15. 15 La Lune Se Bat Avec Les Étoiles (2:28)
  16. 16 Twosome (4:07)
  17. 17 Will You Be Ready - Chitose Hajime (5:17)
  18. 18 In The Evening (1:35)
  19. 19 Will You Be Ready - Chitose Hajime (4:00)
  20. 20 Yuki Song - Beverly Jo Scott (3:23)
  21. 21 Sweet Lullaby - Ana Torroja (3:22)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Deep Forest Primary Artist
Eric Mouquet Group Member
Michel Sanchez Group Member
Technical Credits
Deep Forest Arranger, Producer
Pierre Jacquot Engineer, Mastering
Eric Mouquet Composer
Angela McCluskey Composer
Anggun Composer
Beverly Jo Scott Composer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously