2008 reissue of In Search of the Lost Chord,originally released in 1968, which was the third album by The Moody Blues, and the second to feature Justin Hayward and John Lodge.This reissue features 21 tracks with the 12 originals plus the 9 bonus tracks. The album may be considered a concept album because several of the tracks deal with the theme of a person's search for spiritual fulfillment. Another concept dealt with in the album is the search for a mythical "lost chord," which is revealed to be the mantra "Om" (in the last stanza of Graeme Edge's poem "The Word"). The album peaked at #23 U.S. album charts and in the UK reached #5.
Justin Hayward recently spoke during an interview about the sound quality of Moody Blues issues as he is now the "default caretaker of the Moody Blues master tapes." He stated that he and his engineer got hold of an original, still-sealed copy of 'In Search of the Lost Chord' and played it. To their surprise, it sounded the best of any previously issued format, in their opinion. I have compared the MFSL release of the title with the original CD issue, the (..
There were tons of reviews for 'this' a month before it was released. They are reviews for other versions on CD and multiple different CDs. If Amazon wants to be the leading media reseller, they need to allow reviews for SPECIFIC VERSIONS of a product. I know the paperback version of a book is the same as the hardcover, but they need to get out of that mindset if they want to sell music. The CD should have one review, the SACD another, and the LP anothe..