Label: Warner Bros. Records - WPCR-16299 • Series: Progressive Rock 1300 Collection • Format: CD Album, Limited Edition, Reissue, Remastered SHM-CD • Country: Japan • Genre: Rock, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Prog Rock
Air Conditioning is the first studio album by British progressive rock band Curved Air. It was released in November and reached number 8 in the UK albums chart in December On the picture disc subsequently used as the album cover the album title was shown as "Airconditioning", while the subsequent green label issue had Screw - Curved Air - Airconditioning as "Air Conditioning".
Though Sonja Kristina is credited as the sole lyricist of "It Happened Today", in a series of interviews conducted from late through MarchFrancis Monkman claimed to have conceived How She Goin? - Darryls Grocery Bag - A Simple Idea song's title and basic lyrical concept. He explained the inspiration for the song's music: "I was a great fan of Terry Riley having played in the 1st London performance Screw - Curved Air - Airconditioning "In C" in and was very impressed by A Rainbow in Curved Air.
Then I had a kind of "musical vision" of a high-energy rock sound going into a Terry-like tape-loop improvisation. That became "Propositions" Martin recalled that their collaboration on the song was so tight that often each melody was produced alternately by first one composer, then the other. The lyric of "Hide and Seek" describes a post-apocalyptic scenario in which a lone survivor searches in vain for another living person; Sonja Kristina has stated that this lyric can be taken literally or symbolically.
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The album was the first vinyl picture disc  as a limited edition of 10, The disc was re-issued in conventional album format the "Green Label" editionwith a photo of the original picture disc on the album cover. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
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