Record of the Month: The Ideal Crash

The dEUS craziness will soon take hold of AB! 16,000 Fans are coming to see dEUS from 20.05 to 27.05, when they perform their entire 20-year-old classic ‘The Ideal Crash’.

 

What do you still need to know about this album?

‘The Ideal Crash’ was produced by Canadian producer David Bottrill – also producer for Tool, The Smashing Pumpkins and David Sylvian, amongst others – who would later handle dEUS’ second last album ‘Keep You Close’. ‘The Ideal Crash’ adorned many a year-end chart in ‘99 and even made it into the top 20 of Oor’s Top 100 Of All Time, finely flanked by Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ and Radiohead’s ‘Kid A’.

Guy Garvey (Elbow) still considers the wonderful single ‘Instant Street’ to be one of his most favourite songs of all time. And, 20 years later, ‘Instant Street’ still ranks in the top 15 of the most recent BelPop 100 (the ranking of the best Belgian songs, as chosen by listeners of Radio 1).

The dEUS craziness will soon take hold of AB! 16,000 Fans are coming see dEUS from 20.05 to 27.05, when they perform...

Geplaatst door Ancienne Belgique - AB op Donderdag 16 mei 2019

 

 

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