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Kansas - Point Of Know Return Album

Kansas - Point Of Know Return Album
Point Of Know Return
Prog Rock, Classic Rock
Kirshner, Epic, Music On Vinyl
FLAC size:
2916 mb
MP3 size:
1683 mb
WMA size:
2045 mb


2Nobody's Home4:37
3Closet Chronicles6:30
4Lightning's Hand4:21
5Portrait (He Knew)4:32
6Hopelessly Human7:10
7Point Of Know Return3:11
8Sparks Of The Tempest4:15
9The Spider2:08
10Dust In The Wind3:26


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
JZ 34929, 34929Kansas Point Of Know Return ‎(LP, Album, Ter)Kirshner, KirshnerJZ 34929, 34929US1977
HZT 44929Kansas Point Of Know Return ‎(Cass, Album, RE)KirshnerHZT 44929US1980
KIR 82234Kansas Point Of Know Return ‎(LP, Album)KirshnerKIR 82234Israel1977
19103Kansas Point Of Know Return ‎(LP, Album)Epic19103Colombia1977
KSF 2036Kansas Point Of Know Return ‎(LP, Album)EpicKSF 2036South Africa1977


  • Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Electric], Other [Bemis Cow Pedal]Rich Williams
  • Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Electric], Piano, Clavinet, Synthesizer, Percussion, Other [Rinauldo Whistling Machine]Kerry Livgren
  • Arranged ByKansas
  • Bass, Other [Autogyro]Dave Hope
  • Drums, Timpani, Percussion [Chimes, Chain-driven Gong]Phil Ehart
  • Engineer [Additional]Terry Diane Becker
  • Mastered ByGeorge Marino
  • Organ, Piano, Celesta, Synthesizer, Vocals, Percussion, Other [Vibes, Peabody Chromatic Inverter]Steve Walsh
  • Producer, EngineerJeff Glixman
  • Violin, Viola, Cello [Faucon Lap], VocalsRobby Steinhardt
  • Written-ByKerry Livgren (tracks: A2, A4 to B5), Phil Ehart (tracks: A1), Robby Steinhardt (tracks: A1), Steve Walsh (tracks: A1 to B1, B3, B4)


Recorded at Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville, 7/77, Studio in the Country, Bogalusa, Louisiana, 6/77.
Mixed at Village Recorders, Los Angeles, 8/77


  • Barcode: 8718469533664
  • Matrix / Runout (Side One): 96668 1A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two): 96668 1B


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sony Music Entertainment
  • Copyright (c) – Sony Music Entertainment
  • Manufactured By – Music On Vinyl
  • Distributed By – Music On Vinyl
  • Pressed By – Record Industry – 96668


Point of Know Return is the fifth studio album by American rock band Kansas, released in 1977. The album was reissued in remastered format on CD in 2002. The album's title along with that of the title track is a play on point of no return. The recording sessions for Point of Know Return commenced in June 1977 at Studio in the Country, the Bogalusa, Louisiana facility where Kansas' precedent two albums were recorded: due to the band encountering equipment failure at Studio in the Country, Kansas. Point of Know Return is a song by the progressive rock band Kansas written by Steve Walsh, Robby Steinhardt, and Phil Ehart for their 1977 album Point of Know Return. It is written mostly in combinations of 44 and 34 time signatures, phrased as 4443 in the verses, a 44 pre-chorus and the main chorus phrased 7744 74 time. It has been re-released on many compilation and live albums, including The Best of Kansas, The Kansas Boxed Set, The Ultimate Kansas, Sail On: The 30th Anniversary. Point of Know Return. Point Of Know Return - Kansas. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Point of Know Return - Kansas. Point of Know Return is the fifth album by American rock band Kansas, released in 1977. The huge success of Kansas's previous effort, Leftoverture, brought a new kind of pressure. While they were no longer desperately poor and starving for a hit, the band wondered whether they'd be able build on, or at least maintain the level of achievement the years of recording and touring had brought them. The sessions for their follow-up LP, Point of Know Return, were filled with tension as singersongwriter Steve Walsh, who had always been uncomfortable with the artistic direction of read more. The band is in peak form and also churned out the single Point of Know Return, which is still played daily on classic rock stations. While their pop-oriented approach and standard rock guitar sound helped define the classic rock sound of the '70s, careful listening reveals that this band's talent goes beyond colleagues such as Bachman-Turner Overdrive and Boston. Their arrangements and time signatures more accurately reflect the music of Yes and Emerson, Lake & Palmer. Released October 11, 1977. Point of Know Return Tracklist. Point of Know Return Lyrics. Paradox Lyrics. Point of Know Return is an album released in 1977 by the progressive rock band Kansas. It contains their best-known single, Dust in the Wind, and is one of their most popular albums overall. Point of Know Return Q&A. Songs in album Kansas - Point Of Know Return 1977. Kansas - Point Of Know Return. Kansas - Paradox. Kansas - The Spider. Point of Know Return, Kansas' most commercially successful album, benefits greatly from the digital remastering treatment it received. The differences between this CD and the original issue can best be detected through headphones. There are instrumental flourishes and sounds revealed on this CD that were muffled or undetectable on previous recordings


  • Grari
This is a great pressing (as usual for MOV). No surface noise and the music sounds great. Sounds much better than my original copy.