Mixtaped

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Mixtaped
Video by No-Man
Released November 12, 2009[1]
Recorded "Bush Hall"; London, England, August 29, 2008[1]
Genre Art rock
Length 90:00[specify] (Disc 1)
85:00[specify] (Disc 2)
42:14 (Bonus CD)[2]
Label Kscope
Director [who?] (Disc 1)
Richard Smith (Disc 2)
Producer [who?]
Highlights From Mixtaped
Bonus CD for the Burning Shed initial pre-orders
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[3]

Mixtaped is the first DVD release by British art rock group No-Man, consisting of a double DVD with a live performance filmed at the London's Bush Hall on August 29, 2008, and a retrospective documentary titled Returning directed by award winning journalist Richard Smith, amongst other features. The DVD takes its name from a song in Schoolyard Ghosts.

Tracklist[edit]

Disc one[edit]

Disc one comprises a live performance of the band recorded at the sold-out show of the Bush Hall on August 29, 2008, one of the three first live concerts No-Man played in 15 years, plus a live photo gallery with photos from all three concerts, with an exclusive audio track of the song "Housekeeping" (recorded live in Düsseldorf).[4]

  1. Only rain
  2. Time travel in Texas
  3. All sweet things
  4. Pretty genius
  5. All the blue changes
  6. Truenorth
  7. Wherever there is light
  8. Days in the trees (version)
  9. Lighthouse
  10. Carolina Skeletons
  11. Returning jesus
  12. Mixtaped
  13. Things change
  14. Watching over me

Disc two[edit]

The second disc consists of a retrospective documentary covering the entire band career including previously unseen footage, photos and images, and interviews with No-Man different live and studio members from past and present (including Tim Bowness, Steven Wilson, Ben Coleman and Chris Maitland). This DVD also features videos for the songs "Colours", "Sweetheart Raw", "The Ballet Beast" and "Back When You Were Beautiful", a No-Man chronology and deleted scenes.[4]

Highlights From Mixtaped[edit]

Initial pre-orders from the Burning Shed online store also received a bonus CD at no cost with some audio tracks of what are considered to be the best moments of the Bush Hall live show.[2]

  1. Only rain / Time travel in Texas (9:39)
  2. All Sweet Things (6:42)
  3. Pretty Genius (3:48)
  4. Returning Jesus (4:49)
  5. Mixtaped (8:57)
  6. Things Change (8:19)

Line-up / Musicians[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "no-man - a confession". burningshed.co.uk/aconfession/. Retrieved 2010-04-16. 
  2. ^ a b "NO-MAN Highlights From Mixtaped music reviews and MP3". progarchives.com. Retrieved 2010-04-17. 
  3. ^ "allmusic ((( Mixtaped > Review )))". allmusic. Retrieved 2010-04-16. 
  4. ^ a b "No-Man's - Mixtaped DVD". Kscope. Retrieved 2010-04-16.