Zoom is the twelfth studio album by British symphonic rock band Electric Light Orchestra (ELO), released on 12 June 2001 on Epic Records. It was the first official ELO album since 1986's Balance of Power. Zoom was recorded primarily by Jeff Lynne alone, with guest musicians that included George Harrison and Ringo Starr. It was one of Harrison's last recordings before his death. The only other ELO member appearing on the album, Richard Tandy, appears on one track and performed live in promotional concerts.
Which it is, more so than any album since the early '80s. There are lush, heartbreaking ballads and '50s-styled rockers with an endearingly robotic pulse and Beatlesque harmonies. Better than that, the songwriting is melodic and memorable, the strongest Lynne has done in decades, resulting in the most consistent record released under the ELO banner since Discovery. On top of that, the production, while clearly not a product of the '70s, avoids all the pitfalls of modern record production, sounding warm, welcoming, and right
Electric Light Orchestra – Zoom. Label: Frontiers Records – FR CD 596. Format: CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered.
Archived from the original on 22 August 2007. Retrieved 17 August 2008. The resulting debut album The Electric Light Orchestra was released in 1971,10538 Overture became a UK top-ten hit. Lynne, Wood and Bev Bevan were the members of Electric Light Orchestra. However, this line-up did not last for long, first Craig departed, and then Wood, during the recordings for the bands second LP and taking Hunt and McDowell with him, left the band to form Wizzard.
Band Name Electric Light Orchestra. Released date 12 June 2001. Labels Sony Music Epic Records. Members owning this album8. 2. Moment in Paradise.
Zoom is a music studio album recording by ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA (Crossover Prog/Progressive Rock) released in 2001 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. Electric Light Orchestra - Zoom MICP-30042 Marquesena Japan 2013.
|2||Moment In Paradise|
|3||State Of Mind|
|4||Just For Love|
|5||Stranger On A Quiet Street|
|6||In My Own Time|
|8||It Really Doesn't Matter|
|10||A Long Time Gone|
|11||Melting In The Sun|
|12||All She Wanted|
|14||One Day (bonus track)|
|15||Turn To Stone (bonus track-live from CBS Television City)|
NotesThis is THE real promo version. Comes in plastic sleeve. No cover, no booklet. Traceable and numbered (in this case #50).
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|502500 2, EPC 502500 2, 5025002000||Electric Light Orchestra||Zoom (CD, Album)||Epic, Epic, Epic||502500 2, EPC 502500 2, 5025002000||Europe||2001|
|502500 2, 5025002000||Electric Light Orchestra||Zoom (CD, Album, Unofficial)||Epic , Epic||502500 2, 5025002000||Russia||2001|
|502500 0, EPC 502500 0||Electric Light Orchestra||Zoom (CD, Album)||Epic, Epic||502500 0, EPC 502500 0||Russia||2001|
|FR CD 596||Electric Light Orchestra||Zoom (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Frontiers Records||FR CD 596||Europe||2013|
|ESK 16677||Electric Light Orchestra||Zoom (CD, Album, Promo)||Epic||ESK 16677||US||2001|