If you know anything about music or even if you lack knowledge in music. You probably recognize the cover of this album do to its popularity. “In The Court Of The Crimson King” was the debut studio album of the band King Crimson in 1969.
The album has a total run time of 43 minutes and 56 seconds. With five songs in total throughout the album. The most recognize songs in the album you probably have heard before is “21th Century Schizoid Man” and “The Court Of The Crimson King.” The album itself is psychedelic the vocals are calm or intense depending on the song. Instruments like the flute are included in a few of the songs creating a relaxing theme in certain moments in the songs. The album gives you a mixed feeling of emotions throughout. The album is prefect to lay back and listen to whenever you just wanna relax. Even while doing chores in your house that takes sometime to complete it allows you to relax a bit while working.
This album has found itself as a well known album amongst music fans, and earned its place as fun to listen to psychedelic album. It’s also a good introduction to the other music King Crimson later released as well as other psychedelic music artist like Pink Floyd, The Beatles, and Jimi Hendrix. You can listen to the first song in the album “21st Century Schizoid Man” here.