concept album

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Noun1.concept album - an album whose recordings are unified by some theme (instrumental or lyrical or narrative or compositional)
album, record album - one or more recordings issued together; originally released on 12-inch phonograph records (usually with attractive record covers) and later on cassette audiotape and compact disc
rock opera - albums of rock music that aspired to the status of art; first appeared in the 1960s
benefit album, tribute album - concept album compiling a performer's work or work supporting some worthy cause
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concept album

n (Mus) → Konzeptalbum nt
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It's a concept album because, in a way, The Flips is a concept band.
As a concept band filled with theatrical humour, the music itself could be a one-note joke but the level of musicianship and production is excellent.
In the tradition of the legendary Cuban conjuntos--such as those led by Arsenio Rodriguez and Felix Chappottin--comes Los Soneros del Gallo, a concept band assembled by Raul Cabrera (El Gallo), one of today's most eminent and talented Cuban musicians.
He noted: "The Zimmers, a concept band featuring a 90-year-old lead singer, have served their purpose and have raised recognition of the terrifying change in global demographics.
The concept band was formed out of the Broadway musical Beatlemania.
REGULAR FRIES didn't have a chip on their shoulder when the band were attacked at first for being a media-invented concept band.