8 thoughts on “ The Downtown Lights - Rod Stewart - A Spanner In The Works (CD, Album) ”

  1. May 27,  · A Spanner in the Works is a studio album released by Rod Stewart on 29 May It is Stewart's seventeenth studio album and ended a four-year gap since his previous studio album. At the time it was Stewart's longest break between albums. It was released on Warner Bros. Records in The United States, The United Kingdom, and Japan.5/5(12).
  2. Format: CD, Year: , Label: Warner Bros. Records (9 ‐2), Barcode: , Length: Release “A Spanner in the Works” by Rod Stewart - MusicBrainz Log In.
  3. The ‘90s heard Rod Stewart find his musical métier. As a mature singer with a well-worn voice still capable of subtle flourishes, Stewart used his keen sense for covers to great effect. Tom Petty’s “Leave Virginia Alone” was a top-notch pop tune with dramatic chord twists and a convincingly pleading chorus.
  4. Stewart expanded that approach on A Spanner in the Works, his first album since Unplugged. The acoustics are still there, but they're strummed a little more gently and set in a bed of unobtrusive synths. More importantly, Stewart tackles his most ambitious and varied set of material since A Night on the Town.
  5. The Downtown Lights: A3: Leave Virginia Alone Producer Rod Stewart: A Spanner In The Works ‎ (CD, Album) Warner Bros. Records: 9 US: Sell This Version: Rod Stewart: A Spanner In The Works ‎ (CD, Album, Spe) Warner Bros. Records: 9 US: Sell This Version: Recommendations/5(9).
  6. This is an often-ignored album from Rod Stewart, yet it is not a bad one at all. It contains a mixture of cover versions and original Stewart songs. The awful synthesised backing that blighted the eighties was thankfully long gone and he is backed by a proper rock sound. TRACK LISTING 1. Windy City 2. The Downtown Lights 3. Leave Virginia Alone /5(62).
  7. This is one of three songs on 'A Spanner In the Works' which was intended for 'Lead Vocalist' and shows just what a great album that could have been. It is also featured on the latest Annie Lennox album 'Medusa' which must bode well in the royalty stakes for the composer!
  8. The Downtown Lights This song is by Rod Stewart and appears on the album A Spanner in the Works (). You must enable javascript to view this page. This is a requirement of our licensing agreement .

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