It was released on 30 November With The VisitorsABBA took several steps away from the "lighter" pop music they had recorded previously and the album is often regarded as a more complex and mature effort.
The major hit single on the album, " One of Us ", also depicted the end of a love story. Elsewhere there were current Cold War themes—highly topical at the time—and further songs of isolation and regret. The Visitors was one of the first records ever to be recorded and mixed digitally, and was the first in history to be pressed on the new CD format in though in terms of commercial release dates, it Tu Dolcemente Mia - Collage - Raccolta Di Successi predated by the Japanese release of Billy Joel 's 52nd Street.
The Visitors Deluxe Edition was released on 23 April Ulvaeus mentioned in retrospect that the sessions were troubled, noting, "It could be frosty sometimes. The members of ABBA and their personnel have memories of the recording sessions for this album The Visitors (Original Extended Mix) - Visitors - The Visitors rather difficult.
To begin with, their sound engineer Michael Tretow had to become accustomed to using the new track digital recorder that had been purchased for Polar Music Studios.
He said, "Digital recording The sound Night Surfing - To Damascus - Succumb The Visitors (Original Extended Mix) - Visitors - The Visitors too clean, so I had to find ways of compensating for that. On its release, The Visitors reached the top of the charts in a number of territories but was not as successful as their previous albums.
The Visitors was released as a Deluxe Edition on 23 April ABBA's music on The Visitors is more pristine and ambitious than it had ever been, its themes darker, its personal politics more tangled. The group are positioned apart and appear to be waiting solemnly in the shadows.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The cover uses a slightly different picture, has been color-corrected and the group's logo and the album name have been enlarged and centered.
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