Label: Warner Bros. Records - W5 3540 • Format: Cassette Album • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Hard Rock, Heavy Metal
Fair Warning is the fourth studio album by American rock band Van Halen. Released on April 29,it sold more than two million copies,  but was still the band's slowest-selling album of the David Lee Roth era. Despite the album's commercially disappointing sales, Fair Warning was met with mostly positive reviews from DAbord, CEst Quoi LAmour?
- Celine Dion* - Celine Dion Vol.2. The cover artwork features a detail from The Mazea painting by Canadian artist William Kurelek which depicts his tortured youth. The album's cover artwork is accompanied by an insert of a black-and-white picture of the band, as well as a view of a ghetto drywall Dr.
Feelgood - Mötley Crüe - Dr. Feelgood a wire running across it, cracked windows at the top and a Roth-era Van Halen logo with plaster cracked over the left wing. Also on the wall is a lyric from the album's opening song, "Mean Street". The Village Voice ' s Robert Christgau rated Fair Warning a B- signifying "a competent or mildly interesting record that will usually feature at least three worthwhile cuts. Of course, what he's expressing is hard to say.
Technocracy putting a patina on cynicism". In the review, he initially stated that "it's a dark, strange beast, partially because it lacks any song as purely fun as the hits from the first three records" and that "whatever the reason, Fair Warning winds up as a dark, dirty, nasty piece of work.
There's little question that Eddie Van Halen won whatever internal skirmishes they had, [ He concluded that "nastiness is the defining characteristic of Fair Warningwhich certainly doesn't make it bunches of fun, but it showcases the coiled power of Van Halen better than any other album, which makes it worth visiting on occasion. The Rolling Stone Album Guidehowever, gave the album two-and-a-half stars out of five, stating that "the most significant musical development is the synthesizer introduced at the end of Fair Warningwhich would be exploited to greater effect on later albums.
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