It also reached No. 6 Écouter Ajouter Street Hassle 5:16 . De quoi nourrir vos convictions personnelles avec la référence Sparkle In The Rain si la seconde main fait partie intégrante de vos habitudes d'achat. ", Sparkle in the Rain was listed as the 100th greatest Scottish album of all time by a 2003 issue of The Scotsman newspaper, who praised the album thus: "Released in 1984, Sparkle in the Rain was the album by which Simple Minds became a 'stadium' band. " Hence, the subject matter on Sparkle in the Rain can be seen as more outward-looking and aspirational than on more introspective tracks such as "Someone Somewhere in Summertime" on the preceding album. The ultimate ‘Sparkle In The Rain’ box set is available now. 2 in both Sweden, charting for six weeks, and the Netherlands, charting for thirty weeks. Écoutez Sparkle In The Rain par Simple Minds sur Deezer.  "The song's throbbing pulse and enormous sense of space suggested the way the band were thinking," Adam Sweeting commented, "the elaborate, almost ornate arrangements of New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84) were receding into the distance. ", A review of the album for Rolling Stone discussed how many of Jim Kerr's lyrics can be interpreted as religious references, such as The Bible in "Book of Brilliant Things", or redemption at the Christian cross in "East at Easter". 13 in the UK Singles Chart, and remained in the charts for ten weeks. CDISCOUNT A VOLONT É Livraison en express gratuite et illimitée ainsi que de nombreuses offres exceptionnelles ! Aujourd'hui sur Rakuten, 34 Simple Minds Sparkle In The Rain vous attendent au sein de notre rayon . Hearing this album (and also New Gold Dream) was like finding your favorite toy from childhood. These new stereo and 5.1 mixes were created by Steven Wilson in 2014 and mastered at Abbey Road Studios by Andrew Walter. , Virgin Records reissued Sparkle in the Rain as a remastered edition on 21 October 2002; this edition features improved sound quality and faithfully reproduced artwork and packaging from the original record.  Other slower tracks include the instrumental "Shake Off the Ghosts" and the "pensive" "'C' Moon Cry Like a Baby", while the punk-revivalist "The Kick Inside of Me", "straining vocal and stinging guitar" of "Speed Your Love to Me", and "pounding percussion and keyboards" of "Up on the Catwalk" and "Book of Brilliant Things" emphasize the album's more intense sound. 1 in the charts, Don Watson of the NME felt such a grand, rock-oriented sound compared unfavourably with those aforementioned bands, dubbing Simple Minds "U3" in his review. 1 in the New Zealand Singles Chart and charting for thirteen weeks. Simple Minds - Sparkle in the Rain: Super Deluxe Edition - Format: CD Date de sortie: 16 mars 2015 DISC 1: 1.  The band's new drummer Mel Gaynor, who had contributed for some tracks on the previous record, agreed on the album's aggressiveness: "On this album I'm getting a few of my ideas across, not only in the drumming field but in other fields as well. 6 juin 2012 20:01 Localisation : Toulouse.  Nonetheless, listeners of the Toronto-based radio alternative radio station CFNY-FM voted Sparkle in the Rain the third best album of 1984, behind Mirror Moves by The Psychedelic Furs and U2's The Unforgettable Fire but ahead of Echo & the Bunnymen's Ocean Rain and Frankie Goes to Hollywood's Welcome to the Pleasuredome.  Minor imperfections in phasing and pitch were then corrected to complete the album. The single "Waterfront," which reached number one in a few European countries, remains one of the band's signature songs to this day, as well as "Speed Your Love to Me" and "Up on the Catwalk". 1 Écouter Ajouter Up On The Catwalk 4:45 . Management – Bruce Findley and Robert White at Schoolhouse Management.  In the U.S, Parke Puterbaugh writing for Rolling Stone awarded the album four stars out of five, describing the record as the band's finest, and their playing as weaving "a complex web of sound from the unlikeliest parts: churchy, staccato keyboards; lacelike, arpeggiated guitar lines and soaring wisps of feedback; and metallic-sounding drums. Sparkle in the rain by Simple Minds (CD) Sparkle in the rain by Simple Minds (CD) - CD… Voir la présentation; Meilleures ventes. As with the DVD in the box set, Universal supplied a corrected disc to owners and subsequent copies of the Blu-Ray featured the corrected disc in the box. Sparkle in the rain Membre spécial Messages : 87 Enregistré le : mer. The DVD-Audio layer contains a new, high resolution (24/96), MLP stereo mix and a high resolution (24/96), MLP 5.1 mix, as well as the three promotional videos for the singles and three TV performances.  Around 2006, a set of eight demos for the album from 1983 were leaked to the internet.  This error was subsequently resolved, with owners of the faulty disc being asked to email Universal, who sent out replacement discs and booklets.  "White Hot Day" is at a slower tempo, and "Shake Off the Ghosts" sounds more related to the instrumental B-side "Brass Band in Africa" at this stage. , Signs of a possible change in musical direction into a more stadium-oriented sound first became apparent during a series of live performances in the summer months of 1983 by Simple Minds to huge European crowds.  The first Canadian pressing was issued on transparent vinyl (but using the standard green/red Virgin label instead of the custom design); the album peaked at No. The last one was very smooth, very polished. Speed Your Love To Me 4. The corrected DVD can be identified by the matrix number in the centre of the disc (Matrix/Runout (DVD Layer 0): 06025 470 143-2 50 01 + 53747525 - Matrix/Runout (DVD Layer 1): 06025 470 143-2 51 01 + 53747523 A A), Released at the same time as the box set was a Blu-Ray Audio package that contained the original 1984 stereo mix along with Steven Wilson's 2014 stereo and 5.1 surround sound mixes. Sorti en 1984, Sparkle in the Rain est le 6e album du groupe. , Sparkle in the Rain is a generally rock-oriented album, a departure from the new wave aesthetic of its critically acclaimed predecessor New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84). SPARKLE IN THE RAIN par SIMPLE MINDS. *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alone, (5.1. Bref, "Sparkle In The Rain" prend le risque de tourner le dos à la fois aux adeptes d’"Empires And Dance" et à ceux de "New Gold Dream". New drummer Mel Gaynor thrived in this environment, best exemplified in "Waterfront", a homage to Glasgow as seen through the changing face of the River Clyde.". Unfortunately, a manufacturing error resulted in faulty DVDs and a missing paragraph in the liner notes in the early copies of the deluxe boxset release. Waterfront 5. Club, speculated, "While the guitars twinkle and Kerr yells, "You go to my head," it's hard to know whether the moment is ecstatic or desperately manic. Sparkle In The Rain, Simple Minds' US breakthrough album, was released on February 6, 1984. Or the shades that dwell in our deepest recesses, set free by the power of music? " This foresaw the band coming into direct contact with U2 for the first time at the Belgian rock festival Torhout-Werchter; upon meeting the two bands immediately developed a strong liking for each other.  Steve Lillywhite however, had wanted to produce for the band for a long time, and ultimately Simple Minds completed a three-way Celtic grouping along with U2's War and Big Country's The Crossing under Lillywhite. Moi c'est Christophe de Toulouse. , Sparkle in the Rain produced three UK Top 40 singles. Initial copies of this Blu-Ray had a mono mix instead of Steven Wilson's 2014 stereo mix, and problems with the 5.1 mix were acknowledged too. Are they the specters of punk's past, the spirits of inspiration now gone?  "We get this thing levelled at us of being influenced by them, but they're equally influenced by us. Découvrez les 134 disques en vente de l'album Sparkle in the rain de Simple Minds sur CDandLP au format Vinyle et CD Every single track was a gem.  This moniker went down badly amongst members of the band. 1 to become the band's first chart-topper, and it remained in the charts for 57 weeks; among the band's records, only Once Upon a Time has bettered this chart run. Receiving mostly positive reviews in the United Kingdom and the United States, Sparkle in the Rain was ultimately certified double platinum in the UK by the British Phonographic Industry, and significantly increased media interest in the band. Matrix numbers help distinguish the corrected Blu-Ray from the faulty one (Matrix/Runout: 56100044/00602537973552V3 S 21).  With drummer Mel Gaynor now having fully integrated himself into the band, the songwriting was beginning to be influenced consistently from all group members. Avant tout, Sparkle in the Rain est un album bien équilibré, plus démagogique que les grandes œuvres de 80-81, plus viril que New Gold Dream, il est tout de même joué avec un charisme indéniable, avec cet incroyable sens du son qui les a menés si haut.  This material consisted of around six tracks developed during a session the band had spent at a recording studio called The Chapel in Lincolnshire in January, and other initial samples recorded in London's Nomis Studios before their performance at Phoenix Park. 1. Avec la musique en streaming sur Deezer, découvrez plus de 56 millions de titres, créez gratuitement vos propres playlists, explorez des genres différents et partagez vos titres préférés avec vos amis. 2. The disc is a High Fidelity Pure Audio Blu-Ray that features no video content. Long regarded as one of the jewels in the band’s catalogue, 1983’s ‘Sparkle In The Rain’ kicked off a run of three consecutive Number 1 albums in the UK for Simple Minds and delivered the classic hit singles ‘Waterfront’, ‘Up On The Catwalk’ and ‘Speed Your Love To Me’.  Kerr remarked, "we saw a lot of ourselves in them and vice versa," and refuted the accusation that Simple Minds were merely joining the "new rock" led by U2. But the ambient bombast of "Waterfront" is actually pretty magnificent in a Jim Morrison sort of way.  Peter Walker, writing for The Guardian, went against this view, describing "the thudding, plodding backdrop to "Waterfront", lead single for the follow-up album, 1984's Sparkle in the Rain. 11 juin 2012 12:47. ", Burchill likened Lillywhite's producing style and manner to that of the film director Werner Herzog. 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Cet album marque le début d'une succession d'albums se rendant à la première place du palmarès britannique (entre 1984 et 1992). The DVD-Video layer contains a surround sound mix of the album in both 5.1 DTS (24/96 - 1509 kbit/s) and 5.1 Dolby Digital (448 kbit/s), along with a new, high resolution (LPCM stereo 24bit/96 kHz) stereo mix. , On 16 March 2015, a new 4CD/DVD deluxe remastered boxset of Sparkle in the Rain was released, containing B-sides and remixes on Disc 2 and live performances and radio sessions on Discs 3 and 4.  By 1988 Sparkle in the Rain had sold approximately one million-and-a-half copies worldwide. Pourtant, j’aime bien ce disque. Les meilleures offres pour Simple Minds: Sparkle in the Rain =CD= sont sur eBay Comparez les prix et les spécificités des produits neufs et d'occasion Pleins d'articles en livraison gratuite! Mais pour le fan inconditionnel, évidemment, Un peu, Beaucoup, Passionnément, l’adage fait toujours loi. 5 Écouter Ajouter East At Easter 3:31 . , The group relocated to Townhouse Studios in London by October, by which time their updated material retained "only a bassline or keyboard melody from the original four-track demo". New Gold Dream (81,82,83,84)(1982) Once Upon a Time(1985). Sparkle in the Rain est le septième album studio des Simple Minds, publié en 1984. Sparkle in the Rain est le septième album studio des Simple Minds, publié en 1984. 20 in the UK, although "Up on the Catwalk" fared less well; released in March 1984, the single only managed a peak of #27. " "Those gigs brought us back to the rawest kind of state, I think," Kerr said. The song was their first major hit but heralded a new, lumpen Simple Minds, who in pursuit of U2 and world domination shed all that was good about their sound. For Sparkle in the Rain, they sought U2 producer Steve Lillywhite, whose approach helped shape their performances into a forceful, direct set of commercial rock designed to shake nosebleed seats. The first was "Waterfront", peaking at No. " "Speed Your Love to Me", meanwhile, concerns "people running to meet each other, unable to focus on anything other than a reunion that keeps receding.  The first UK pressing was issued on white vinyl and the first Canadian pressing was issued on transparent vinyl; all other foreign editions were initially issued on black vinyl; the album immediately entered the UK Albums Chart at No. Enregistré après la tournée New GoldDream (l'album qui a propulsé Simple Minds sur la scène internationale), il est produit par SteveLillywhite. Audio formats available on this Blu-Ray are stereo (2.0) PCM (24bit/96 kHz) on both the original stereo mix and Wilson's 2014 stereo mix, as well as 5.1 PCM (24bit / 96 kHz) and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (24bit / 96 kHz) versions. " Noel Murray, writing for The A.V. Up On The Catwalk 2. Consultez des crédits, des avis, des pistes et achetez la référence 1984 CD de Sparkle In The Rain sur Discogs. Waterfront (Edit) 2. Sparkle in the Rain is the sixth studio album by Scottish rock band Simple Minds, released on 6 February 1984 by record label Virgin in the UK and A&M in the US. 4:46 PREVIEW Book of Brilliant Things. The DVD features both a regular DVD-Video layer and a DVD-Audio layer. ", MacKenzie Wilson of AllMusic retrospectively described the album's musical style thus: "Synth-beats throb over Charlie Burchill's new wave third-chord guitars and swooning basslines...Piano vibes are pinch-hitting and Kerr's songwriting thrives on celebrity and the falling grace that coincides that. The single "Waterfront," which reached number one in a few European countries, remains one of the band's signature songs to this day, as well as "Speed Your Love to Me" and "Up on the Catwalk". "In places like that, 50,000 people, there's just no room for subtlety, and there's no need for it, there's no want for it. White Hot Day 8. This album's got a bit more dirt in it. Charlie Burchill, Derek Forbes, Jim Kerr, Michael MacNeil, Brian McGee, Charlie Burchill, Derek Forbes, Jim Kerr, Michael MacNeil, Assistant Engineers – Paul Cook and Gavin McKillop, Studio Technicians – Matt Dunn and Paul Kerr. Titre extrait de cette session d'enregistrement mais non inclus dans l'album, https://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sparkle_in_the_Rain&oldid=162979375, Article contenant un appel à traduction en anglais, licence Creative Commons attribution, partage dans les mêmes conditions, comment citer les auteurs et mentionner la licence. The review continued: "Sparkle in the Rain is a glimpse of what's to come from Simple Minds.  Matt White of PopMatters described the band's transformation into "soaring, grandiose rock": "The electronic elements are pared down in favor of more standard piano flourishes, the guitar now having won the battle of dominant instrument. "Sparkle in the Rain is supposed to be when the rot set in: a regressive step back from pop to stadium rock. Sparkle In The Rain, Simple Minds' US breakthrough album,  is a rock-oriented album.  The album's working title was Quiet Night of the White Hot Day, which eventually survived as a lyric in the complete album's seventh track "White Hot Day". Sparkle in the Rain is the sixth studio album by Scottish rock band Simple Minds, released on 6 February 1984 by record label Virgin in the UK and A&M in the US. Écoutez Sparkle In The Rain (Super Deluxe) par Simple Minds sur Deezer. Il marque le début d'une succession d'albums atteignant la 1e place du palmarès britannique (de 1984 à 1992) et connait un vrai succès international (classé au Top 20 en Europe, au Canada, en Australie, en Nouvelle-Zélande - où il atteint même le n°1, etc.). Simple Minds were making bigger music for bigger occasions. Message par Sparkle in the rain » lun. It includes the songs ‘Up On The Catwalk’ ‘Waterfront’ and ‘Speed You love To Me’. Club called it "an album that surrounds listeners with pounding percussion and resonant chime" with songs that explore "the intersection of surface glitz and raw human need.  Sparkle in the Rain also peaked at No. " Regarding the role of producer Steve Lillywhite, Brian Hogg wrote that Sparkle in the Rain "captured the bravura of their in-concert sound" and Lillywhite "introduced a dynamic, often contrasting, perspective quite unlike the panoramic standpoint of its predecessor, but there was no denying the resultant brash excitement. " Adam Sweeting described how, during the recording process of "Up on the Catwalk", "Forbes and Gaynor had combined to create a steamrolling rhythm track which came hammering out of the opening chorus like a runaway train. ", A new song, "Waterfront", was performed by the band when selected as "special guests" of headline acts U2 at Dublin's Phoenix Park in August 1983. 2 Écouter Ajouter Book Of Brilliant Things 4:23 . Avec la musique en streaming sur Deezer, découvrez plus de 56 millions de titres, créez gratuitement vos propres playlists, explorez des genres différents et partagez vos titres préférés avec vos amis. The Kick Inside Of Me 10. The band's sound naturally became less subtle. Kerr's heart-wrenching vocals soar and such emotion only leads to earning a global following.  The album was also preceded by the release of "Speed Your Love to Me" which reached No. 2014 Preview SONG TIME Up on the Catwalk. Although mentioned on the Blu-Ray disc, there is no Dolby Digital 5.1 audio track.  Generally starting studio work at eleven o'clock in the morning, the band found the recording process repetitive, as each track was meticulously refined and sharpened through multiple iterations. "Mick would be fiddling away like this, Charlie would be going like this, then Jim would come in and sing something completely different to what the other two were doing. , In September 1983, Simple Minds travelled to Monnow Valley Studio in Rockfield, near Monmouth in Wales, for three weeks to work on some new material; Lillywhite accompanied them for the last two weeks to meet the musicians and suggest some modifications to their music. La dernière modification de cette page a été faite le 25 septembre 2019 à 10:38. Street Hassle 7. Sparkle in the Rain Ajouter à la playlist . 2 volumes Sorti en 1984, Sparkle in the Rain est le 6e album du groupe. , Jim Kerr's vocal performance on "The Kick Inside of Me" was described by Dave Thompson of AllMusic as "a Saint Vitus frenzy", where he "attempts to shake the ghosts right out of his body.  He tried to emphasize musical unity between the band members; for instance, he pressed Jim Kerr to write lyrics for songs as soon as he could, such that his vocal melodies were influenced by the instrumentation. ", In his biography of the band, Adam Sweeting looked back on Sparkle in the Rain as a "transitional album, a step away from the mesmerizing, instrumentally based travelling music they'd become identified with towards an outsize form of rock. Et cela, aussi bien du côté du neuf que des produits Simple Minds Sparkle In The Rain occasion.  Jim Kerr, stating that the song's lyrics were inspired by the ruined shipbuilding sector on the River Clyde, said "you always see your home town differently when you come back...I became aware of a grander scheme of things," although Puterbaugh speculated that lyrics such as "Get in, get out of the rain" and "...move on up to the waterfront" may relate to "baptismal immersion or death". " Sparkle in the Rain was listed by CMJ at No. " Noel Murray of The A.V.  It remains one of the band's signature songs to this day.  "On their earlier records, everyone's parts didn't really bear much resemblance to everyone else's," said Lillywhite.  Lead singer Jim Kerr returned to a natural, unadorned facial and hair style, as "whatever they would have to say would be in the music. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Sparkle in the Rain est le septième album studio des Simple Minds. Sparkle in the Rain, depuis longtemps maintenant, signifie pour moi le début de la fin : l’arrivée de Steve Lillywhite à la production, ce moment où Kerr ressemble de plus en plus à Bono, l’adieu à la cold et à la new wave (New Gold Dream, toujours beau) pour une musique héroïque, mondialiste, FM. 4 Écouter Ajouter Waterfront 4:50 .  A review in the College Music Journal complimented how Lillywhite's production gave the band "a grand sound to match their lyrical ambitions", drawing comparisons with the sounds of bands such as U2 and Big Country and how "it helps Simple Minds sound more cohesive...the words and music forming a complete whole rather than two antagonistic elements as in the past. Lillywhite conjured a more direct sound in which former subtleties were shrouded in power and dynamism. This page was last edited on 5 November 2020, at 17:01.  With this leading to the group becoming tense and distracted, Lillywhite occasionally asked the band members to vacate the studio while he worked on mixing. Aujourd'hui sur Rakuten, 33 Sparkle In The Rain vous attendent au sein de notre rayon . , Due to a desire to release the album worldwide simultaneously, Simple Minds decided not to put the record out for sale before Christmas 1983, instead releasing Sparkle in the Rain on 6 February 1984. Sparkle in the Rain pioneered a new "Big Music" whose full stadium-sized horror had yet to become apparent, and there was something attractive about the clattering majesty of "Waterfront". Book Of Brilliant Things 3.  "Simple Minds find religious illumination in the vertigo of their fertile imaginations," wrote Parke Puterbaugh, "and it comes out as psychedelic testifying – all fast movement and kaleidoscopic repetition – that builds to a crescendo of ecstasy and release. All tracks are written by Simple Minds (Charlie Burchill, Derek Forbes, Jim Kerr, Mel Gaynor, Michael MacNeil); except where noted. Whereas I now think Jim is taking some of the melodies from the guitar and the keyboards, which he didn't use to, which makes it more like a song. " Shortly afterwards, the band were looking for a producer for their forthcoming sixth album; initially Alex Sadkin, of the Compass Point All Stars, was sought after due to his work with Grace Jones, but his schedule was incompatible with that of Simple Minds.  At Rockfield, most of the tracks were dramatically changed, as they had begun as demos consisting only of work by Mick MacNeil and Charlie Burchill, with some drum and bass machine sounds overlapping. Sparkle in the rain - Edition Deluxe, 2 CD Simple Minds (Interprète) CD album. Le groupe s'éloigne ici de ses origines new wave pour se tourner vers un rockrésolument héroïque destiné à enflammer les stades. For example, "Waterfront" was written as both a eulogy to their place of origin Glasgow and as a celebration of much wider aspirations to recover its once-thriving industry. La réalisation de Steve Lillywhite se fait entendre et est plus "musclée" et énergique qu'auparavant. A breakthrough commercial success for the band, the record peaked at number 1 in the UK Albums Chart on 18 February 1984, and reached the top 20 in numerous other countries around the world, including New Zealand, Netherlands, Sweden, Canada, Switzerland, Germany, Norway, and Australia. Il devrait plaire à la plupart … It's a lot different from New Gold Dream, both sound-wise and material-wise. Sparkle In The Rain reste l'un des meilleurs album au son "brut" des écossais. "Sparkle In the Rain" is impressive as it is ambitious and bombast. Et cela, aussi bien du côté du neuf que des produits Sparkle In The Rain occasion. Sparkle in the Rain is one of their finest, most confident works.  The recording process drew to a completion with Lillywhite and the band adding some finishing touches to "Up on the Catwalk"; Jim Kerr sang some additional lines that had been stored in his notebook instead of name-dropping some extra famous people towards the song's end. Their new music was harder, heavier, and less subtle. Pour la première fois un album de Simple Minds bénéficie du traitement Super Deluxe Édition.Sorti en 1984, Sparkle in the “The impossible is only something that hasn’t been done yet” I am a professional Business Director with over 35 years of Sales & Marketing, New Business Development, Event Management and Charity experience with a track record of providing & managing creative solutions. ", Simon Price of The Independent, agreeing that the album was a departure, asserted that although "something horrible happened" later in Simple Minds' career, Sparkle in the Rain was not the cause: "Their post-New Gold Dream decline didn't immediately make itself obvious. " The overall effect of the instrumentation is a "densely packed juggernaut of an LP", with Adam Sweeting describing the "big, spacey feel" of "Waterfront" as atypical. 3 Écouter Ajouter Speed Your Love To Me 4:25 . For Sparkle in the Rain, they sought U2 … " Puterbaugh summarized Sparkle in the Rain as "Roxy Music-gone-2001". Surround Mix/Hi-Res Stereo Mix/Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Mix), Learn how and when to remove this template message, "1984 Top 40 Official UK Albums Archive: 18th February 1984", "New Gold Dream Fades - The Rise and Fall of Simple Minds", "Simple Minds - "The Kick Inside of Me" - Review", "Simple Minds - "Street Hassle" - Composed by: Lou Reed - Overview - Review", "Simple Minds - Speed Your Love To Me/Book of Brilliant Things", "Universal Music to replace faulty Simple Minds box set DVDs - superdeluxeedition". Bonjour tout le monde! Cet album marque dignement la fin de leur époque de plénitude, en même temps que la fin de leur contribution à la new wave. " PopMatters' Matt White described the song's lyrics as managing "to make a line like 'She would like to make a wish / Twenty-four cannot be this' sound both sad and triumphant. L'album Sparkle In The Rain de Simple Minds : extraits, infos, charts, titres, écouter et télécharger. Enregistré après la tournée New Gold Dream (l'album qui a propulsé Simple Minds sur la scène internationale), il est produit par Steve Lillywhite. It might be in a much subtler sense, in dynamics or some of the sounds. De quoi nourrir vos convictions personnelles avec la référence Simple Minds Sparkle In The Rain si la seconde main fait partie intégrante de vos habitudes d'achat. 20 in their "Top 20 Most-Played Albums of 1984". Sparkle In The Rain. , Upon release Sparkle in the Rain received mostly favourable reviews. , In a retrospective review for AllMusic, MacKenzie Wilson awarded the album four-and-a-half stars out of five, saying the record marked "the band's best effort thus far, capturing thick seascapes of illustrious lyrical visions".