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About Face
Image:David Gilmour About Face.jpg
LP/CD by David Gilmour
Released March, 1984
Recorded ??? at ???
Genre Progressive Rock
Length 45 min 36 s
Record label Harvest Records (UK), Columbia Records (US)
Producer Bob Ezrin, David Gilmour
Professional reviews
All Music Guide review 3/5 link
RollingStone review 3/5 link
David Gilmour Chronology

David Gilmour
(1978)
About Face
(1984)

Pink Floyd guitarist and vocalist David Gilmour's second solo album entitled About Face was released in March of 1984 in both the U.S. and UK. The album reached #32 in the U.S. and was certified Gold by the RIAA. The album was co-produced by Bob Ezrin and David Gilmour. All songs, except as noted were penned by Gilmour himself. Two songs were co-written by The Who's Pete Townshend. 33â…“ LP vinyl record album The vinyl record is a type of gramophone record, most popular from the 1950s to the 1990s, that was most commonly used for mass-produced recordings of music. ... Jump to: navigation, search Interference colors. ... Jump to: navigation, search David Gilmour, as photographed for the Pink Floyd album Meddle. ... Jump to: navigation, search March is the third month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... Jump to: navigation, search This page is about the year 1984. ... Musical genres are categories which contain music which share a certain style or which have certain elements in common. ... Jump to: navigation, search Progressive rock (shortened to prog, or prog rock when differentiating from other progressive genres) is an ambitious, eclectic, and often grandiose style of rock music which arose in the late 1960s, reached the peak of its popularity in the early 1970s, and continues as a musical... This article contains information that has not been verified. ... Jump to: navigation, search The second (symbol: s) is the SI base unit of time. ... Jump to: navigation, search A record label is a brand created by companies that specialize in manufacturing, distributing and promoting audio and video recordings, on various formats including compact discs, LPs, DVD-Audio, SACDs, and cassettes. ... Jump to: navigation, search Harvest Records was a record label, formed by EMI Records in 1969 to promote progressive rock music and to compete with Philips Vertigo label and Deccas Deram labels. ... Jump to: navigation, search Columbia Records is the oldest continually used brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888. ... Jump to: navigation, search In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) is (among many other tasks) primarily responsible for completing a master recording so that it is fit for mass production and commercial release. ... Bob Ezrin (born 1949 in Toronto, Ontario) is a musician and record producer. ... Jump to: navigation, search David Gilmour, as photographed for the Pink Floyd album Meddle. ... This article is about the music magazine. ... David Gilmour is the first, eponymous solo album from Pink Floyd guitarist and vocalist David Gilmour, released in May 1978 (see 1978 in music) in the UK and on June 17, 1978 in the US. The album reached a reasonable #29 on the Billboard US album charts and was certified... Jump to: navigation, search 1978 was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search This page is about the year 1984. ... Jump to: navigation, search This page is about the year 1984. ... The United States of America — also referred to as the United States, the U.S.A., the U.S., America, the States, or (archaically) Columbia—is a federal republic of 50 states located primarily in central North America (with the exception of two states: Alaska and Hawaii). ... The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a special interest group representing the U.S. recording industry, and the body responsible for certifying gold and platinum albums and singles in the USA. For more information about sales data see list of best selling albums and list of best selling... Bob Ezrin (born 1949 in Toronto, Ontario) is a musician and record producer. ... Jump to: navigation, search David Gilmour, as photographed for the Pink Floyd album Meddle. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Who is a British rock band. ... Jump to: navigation, search Pete Townshend, guitarist and songwriter, in 1985. ...


Track list

  • "Until We Sleep"
  • "Murder"
  • "Love on the Air" (Gilmour/Townshend)
  • "Blue Light"
  • "Out of the Blue"
  • "All Lovers Are Deranged" (Gilmour/Townshend)
  • "You Know I'm Right"
  • "Cruise"
  • "Let's Get Metaphysical"
  • "Near the End"

Credits

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Charts

Album - Billboard (North America) An example of a Billboard Magazine. ...

Year Chart Position
1984 The Billboard 200 32

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