Fragments of Freedom. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Fragments of Freedom is Morcheeba's third album, released in It was one of their most successful albums in terms of chart sales. Special versions of the CD contained a short CD-ROM video of the 'Making of Fragments of Freedom' and also music Genre: Trip hop, pop, R&B, alternative rock.
Listen to albums and tracks from Morcheeba. Join Napster and access full-length songs on your computer, mobile or home audio system. Coming out of the post-Portishead boom of female-led trip-hop acts, Morcheeba joined the party in
Formed by DJ/producer brothers Paul and Ross Godfrey and soul singer Skye Edwards, the band's languid loop of debut single 'Trigger Hippie' made the band cult favourites before second album 'Big Calm' () produced the track 'The Sea' which was later used as the theme tune to Channel 4 series 'Shipwrecked' and in an advertising campaign for a holiday company.
After the release of two EPs (Trigger Hippie and Music That We Hear), the trio issued its debut album, Who Can You Trust? It appeared on the American Discovery label in late , and Morcheeba toured the U.S. with Live and Fiona Apple the following year. Big Calm followed in and Fragments of Freedom was released two years later.
Who Can You trust is Morcheeba's first major effort and it's a strong one. Standout tracks for me include "Trigger Hippie" and "Tape Loop," which both should be part of any right-thinking trip-hop mix. The first two-thirds of the disc move consistently and well, giving way to a quiet and gloomy atmosphere in the latter part of the album.4/5(56).
Mar 23, · Morcheeba have shown themselves to have substance as well as style by enjoying a lengthy, productive career. The combination of DJ Paul Godfrey, his musician brother Ross and singer Skye Edwards created much classic music, and their heyday is celebrated by this wide-ranging compilation, entrancing in festivals and front rooms alike. 35 tracks.4/4(5).
The official Morcheeba YouTube Morcheeba are a British band, mixing influences from trip hop, rock, adult contemporary, and pop. They have produced 7 albums.