The Garden is another timelessly classic album from a seminal electronic band and an essential soundtrack to any laidback listening.
Zero 7 were formed in 1997 by producers Henry Binns and Sam Hardaker. In 2001 their debut album Simple Things was released selling over a million copies to date and was nominated for the Mercury Music Prize. Follow up, When It Falls was a Top 10 album, peaking at no.4 in the UK album chart & US Billboard Dance/Electronic chart @ 3.
Their third album The Garden was released in 2006. It also peak at no 4 in the UK album chart spending 7 weeks in total there. It has sold over 125k copies. In the USA, it entered the Billboard Dance/Electronic chart at #2 and stayed in the Top 20 of that chart for 5 weeks.
Singles taken from the album include Futures featuring José González, Throw It All Away and You’re My Flame both featuring Sia. The vinyl LP has been discontinued and second-hand copies of the original pressing are changing hands on Ebay and Discogs for north of £125; This re-issue will mirror the original release, cut over 4 sides and using the original artwork but now pressed on heavyweight 180g vinyl. It was remastered & re-cut by Loud Mastering using their original cutting notes & hi res 24bit original sound files. The Garden is another timelessly classic album from a seminal electronic band and an essential soundtrack to any laidback listening.
Press quotes from the 2006 release: “Outstanding” Q “Return to Form” Uncut “A musical garden of eden” Rob da Bank Radio 1.
- 2.Throw It All Away05:22
- 3.Seeing Things05:11
- 1.The Pageant Of The Bizarre04:23
- 2.You're My Flame03:17
- 3.Left Behind01:17
- 2.This Fine Social Scene04:29
- 3.Your Place06:03
- 1.If I Can't Have You03:24
- 3.Waiting To Die03:39