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The Best of Big Country


Download links and information about The Best of Big Country by Big Country. This album was released in 1994 and it belongs to Rock, New Wave, Pop, Alternative genres. It contains 17 tracks with total duration of 01:17:07 minutes.

Artist: Big Country
Release date: 1994
Genre: Rock, New Wave, Pop, Alternative
Tracks: 17
Duration: 01:17:07
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No. Title Length
1. Harvest Home 4:23
2. Fields of Fire (400 Miles) 3:33
3. In a Big Country (Radio) 3:54
4. Chance 4:41
5. Wonderland 3:56
6. East of Eden 4:30
7. Where the Rose Is Sown 4:59
8. Just a Shadow 5:41
9. Look Away 4:26
10. The Teacher 4:06
11. One Great Thing 4:03
12. King of Emotion 4:51
13. Broken Heart (Thirteen Valleys) 5:11
14. Peace in Our Time 4:36
15. Save Me 5:28
16. Heart of the World 4:42
17. Republican Party Reptile 4:07



Too often reduced to that band “that had guitars that sounded like bagpipes,” Scotland’s Big Country show that there was a lot more to their music than their hit 1983 anthem “In a Big Country.” A deeper listen reveals a rock band (and main songwriter/guitarist Stuart Adamson) whose anthemic aggression and galloping guitars often outshone their melancholic lyrical nods to everything from their homeland to strength in family. They were clever in their politics (“Peace in Our Time,” “Republican Party Reptile”), in their love of life (“Harvest Home,” “Fields of Fire”), and even in their vulnerability (“King of Emotion,” “Just a Shadow”). And every song is truly catchy.