Masako Tanga - The Police - Message In A Box (Cassette)

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It was also successful in Canada, where it peaked at No. The remaining two tracks on the first side of the album are "Hole in My Life", another reggae-influenced song by Sting, and "Peanuts", a composition written by Stewart Copeland and Sting about Rod Stewart. The lyrics were meant as an expression of disappointment on Sting's part towards his former idol, of whom he said: "I used to be a great fan of his Rod Stewart but something happened to him.

I hope I don't end up like that. Written and composed by Sting, the song is about a young lover being driven to suicide following a breakup. In a interview with The Independent , he described the lyrics as "juvenile", saying that "teenage suicide The following track, "Truth Hits Everybody", is a punk-influenced song.

After that is "Born in the 50s", which details life as a teenager during the s. This leads into the semi-instrumental closer, "Masoko Tanga", the only song on the album to not become a staple of the band's live performances.

The latter was subsequently included on Reggatta de Blanc. The album initially performed poorly due to low exposure and an unfavourable reaction from the BBC to its first two singles, "Can't Stand Losing You" and "Roxanne" about suicide and prostitution, respectively.

In Sting's words:. We had [a] publicity campaign with posters about how the BBC banned 'Roxanne'. The reason they had a problem with 'Can't Stand Losing You' was because the photo on the cover of the single had Stewart standing on a block of ice with a noose around his neck, waiting for the ice to melt. The band's low-budget tour of America in support of the album made people across the country aware of the band, and especially "Roxanne".

The album itself peaked at No. Contemporary reviews of the album were largely unfavorable. Tom Carson of Rolling Stone magazine had high praise for the technical abilities of all three band members, but was relentlessly disparaging of their attempt to tackle sophisticated rock and reggae while posturing as punks. They were even more critical of the perceived lack of emotional conviction in the band, especially in Sting's vocals, concluding that " Outlandos d'Amour isn't monotonous—it's far too jumpy and brittle for that—but its mechanically minded emptiness masquerading as feeling makes you feel cheated The Police.

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The Police 2,, listeners Related Tags rock classic rock new wave The Police were a new wave band which formed in in London, England. The band released five albums — "Outlandos d'Amour" , "Reggatta de Blanc" , "Zenyatta Mondatta" , "Ghost in the Machine" and "Synchronicity" — before entering a hiatus in and ultimately disbanding in The band reunited in January for a reunion tour that lasted until August Biography The Police for… read more.

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Albums of the latest and loved, and the ones to look out for discover By okspud1 15 Feb am. Saturday 28 March Monday 30 March Don't know why my white car won't stay clean I don't know for what I do? Oh oh oh oh Edit Lyrics. Masoko Tanga song meanings.

Add your thoughts 4 Comments. The Japanese distributer payed an English speaker to interpret the lyrics, but they are as close to "official" as has been found.

The lyrics also contained a footnote warning that the song illustrates the negative effects of drug use.

Este video trata sobre una canción de The Police del álbum musical "Message In A Box The Complete Recordings".

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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Message In A Box (The Complete Recordings) on Discogs. Label: A&M Records - 4 • Format: 4x, Cassette Compilation Box Set • Country: US • Genre: Jazz, Rock, Reggae • Style: New /5(4).
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  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Message In A Box (The Complete Recordings) on Discogs. Label: A&M Records - 2 • Format: 4x, CD Compilation, Remastered • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock, Reggae, Pop • Style: New Wave, Pop Rock, Classic Rock/5(5).
  4. Nov 03,  · Message In A Box collects the complete works of The Police. Not only the five studio albums but also rare b-sides and live tracks are in this box. In addition, Message In A Box a discography and unpublished photographs of the band/5().
  5. Sep 24,  · The Police ‎– Message In A Box (The Complete Recordings) Label: EarBooks ‎– 9, A&M Records ‎– 9, Universal Music Catalogue ‎– /5(47).
  6. The Police – Message In A Box: The Complete Recordings (4 CD) (Limited Edition) Published Date: 13 The Police – Masoko Tanga 14 The Police – Landlord (Live) 15 The Police – Next To You (Live)
  7. Rather than exposing their genius, 'Message In A Box' actually emphasises how thin the Police's legacy is once you get past their stellar bunch of hit singles. Their five original albums spawned enough strong material, or at a pinch three.
  8. Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings is a four-CD box set by the Police, containing all five of their studio albums in chronological order, as well as non-album singles, non-album B-sides, and tracks from various compilation albums and the Brimstone & Treacle soundtrack (). The box set also comes with a page booklet.
  9. Feb 22,  · About the song. In Sweet Potato Sting mentions how the lyrics came to be: "Masoko Tanga is also an indulgent experiment in the same sort of vein (he was talking about Be My Girl, Sally before that). It's the result of an experiment by the group and a professor of paraphysics, who is famous for putting people under hypnosis, and under hypnosis they relive incidents from what seem to .

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