Age of Loneliness
Name = Age of Loneliness
Artist = Enigma
from Album =
The Cross of Changes
August 8, 1994
Compact disc, 7", 12"
Recorded = ?
Genre = New Age
Length = 4:14
Label = Virgin /
Reviews = |
Last single = "
The Eyes of Truth"
This single = "Age of Loneliness"
Next single = "
Out from the Deep"
"Age of Loneliness" is a 1994 single by the musical group, Enigma. The single was the second one to be released from "
The Cross of Changes".
The song can be regarded as a remixed version of an earlier Enigma song,
Carly's Song, where the song was originally more laid back and goes at a slower pace. The vocals in the song are whispered by Sandra Cretuand the lyrics actually refers to the main character from "Sliver", Carly Norris (played by Sharon Stone).
The haunting chant in this song is of Mongolian origin overall the song and has a tinge of Gregorian chanting in it. For the "Enigmatic Club Mix", the beat of the song was pushed up a notch and laced generously with beeps of
morse codethroughout the song. The morse code spells out "I love you". For the "Jam & Spoon Remix", the song starts off with a short and relaxing piano piece. Although included in the "Age of Loneliness" single, it is exactly the same one found in the Carly's Songsingle.
music videofor the song, the scene is set in New York Cityand entirely filmed in sepia. People are seen floating through the air weightlessly but remain unseen by the surrounding people.
The background of the single cover is mostly white (or beige) and has a
tarot cardplaced in the centre. The figure in the card might be seen as a wizard at first glance, but the person is actually a thin Santa Clausconjuring up toys. The number "7" which appears at the four corners of the card indicates that the song is the seventh track in "The Cross of Changes".
ingle track listing
# "Radio Edit" – 4:14
# "Clubby Radio Edit" – 3:31
# "Enigmatic Club Mix 128 bpm" – 6:23
# "Jam & Spoon Remix 93 bpm" – 6:28
# "Album Version" – 5:19
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Age of Loneliness — «Age of Loneliness» … Википедия
Age of Loneliness — «Age of Loneliness» Sencillo de Enigma del álbum The Cross of Changes Publicación Agosto de 1994 Formato CD maxi sencillo Maxi sencillo 12 Grabación … Wikipedia Español
Loneliness — is an emotional state in which a person experiences a powerful feeling of emptiness and isolation. Loneliness is more than the feeling of wanting company or wanting to do something with another person. Loneliness is a feeling of being cut off,… … Wikipedia
The Well of Loneliness — infobox Book | name = The Well of Loneliness title orig = translator = image caption = Cover of the first edition author = Radclyffe Hall cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English publisher = Jonathan Cape genre = Novel release… … Wikipedia
The Well of Loneliness — Quell der Einsamkeit (Titel der Originalausgabe: The Well of Loneliness) ist ein im Jahre 1928 erschienener Roman der englischen Autorin Radclyffe Hall. Er erzählt das Leben der lesbischen Stephen Gordon, einer englischen Frau aus einer… … Deutsch Wikipedia
old age — noun a late time of life (Freq. 1) old age is not for sissies he s showing his years age hasn t slowed him down at all a beard white with eld on the brink of geezerhood • Syn: ↑years, ↑ … Useful english dictionary
The Age of Consent — This article is about the Bronski Beat album. For the legal concept regarding sexual activity, see Age of consent. For other uses, see Age of consent (disambiguation). Infobox Album Name = The Age of Consent Type = Album Artist = Bronski Beat… … Wikipedia
literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… … Universalium
Enigma (musique) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Enigma. Enigma Pays d’origine Allemagne … Wikipédia en Français
The Cross of Changes — The Cross of Changes … Википедия