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  • Mar 27,  · The Alan Parsons Project Ammonia Avenue (Deluxe Edition) Esoteric/Cherry Red Records Nostalgia is a funny thing, especially when it comes to commercial radio. Ammonia Avenue, by The Alan Parsons Project was a big album when it was originally released in This was Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson’s seventh album under the name The Alan Parsons Project and was the 8/
  • This song was inspired when Eric Woolfson of The Alan Parsons Project toured Imperial Chemical Industries in Billingham, England. He saw a street that was lined with miles of pipes and some machinery, but looked to be devoid of any organic life, including people. By the street was a sign reading "Ammonia Avenue" - this was where they made ammonia.
  • AMMONIA AVENUE also spawned the hit singles ‘DON’T ANSWER ME’ (a Top Ten hit throughout Europe and in the USA) and ‘PRIME TIME’. This deluxe edition comprises 3CDs, a Blu-Ray disc (NTSC / Region Free) and vinyl edition of a new stereo mix of AMMONIA AVENUE as two inch 45rpm discs (cut at ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS).
  • AMMONIA AVENUE would become one of the biggest selling albums for THE ALAN PARSONS PROJECT, attaining gold status in many European countries and the USA. The album featured such classic compositions as DANCING ON A HIGHWIRE, SINCE THE LAST GOODBYE and the stunning title track. AMMONIA AVENUE also spawned the hit singles DON’T ANSWER ME (a Top.
  • Mar 05,  · F G C F Until we seek, until we find Dm Em Am Ammonia Avenue [Bridge] Dm G Through all the doubt, F G Somehow they knew [Chorus] F G C F And stone by stone, they built it high Dm7 G7 Am A9 Am7 A9 Until the sun broke through F G C F A ray of hope. A shining light Dm Em Am Ammonia Avenue.
  • Until we seek until we find Ammonia Avenue Through all the doubt somehow they knew And stone by stone they built it high Until the sun broke through A ray of hope, a shining light Ammonia Avenue.
  • For we shall seek and we shall find ammonia avenue If we call for the proof and we question the answers Only the doubt will grow Are we blind to the truth or a sign to believe in? Only the wise will know And word by word they handed down the light that shines today And those who came at first to scoff, remained behind to pray.
  • Feb 20,  · "Ammonia Avenue" for THIS APP fan, was the beginning of the slow death of the Project. This is where they were trying to make "hits", but instead, they became hugely mediocre. The album starts off well enough with "Prime Time" (Great melody with REALLY crappy lyrics, IMO) and immediately falls flat after that.
  • Among all the pipes and steam there was this street called Ammonia Avenue. Essentially the album is conceptless I think, though the title song is perhaps an observation on ecology, and how we are.