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Away From The Sun

3 Doors DownAudio CD
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (245 customer reviews)

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Formed in Escatawpa, Mississippi, the resilient fivesome has blazed a trail as the quintessential rock band, attaining massive mainstream success but somehow never losing that small town identity that has branded them rock’s truest underdogs. They’ve reigned as a genuine force of nature, boasting rock ... Read more in Amazon's 3 Doors Down Store

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Product Details

  • Audio CD (November 12, 2002)
  • Original Release Date: 2002
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Umvd Labels
  • ASIN: B00006ZCFG
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (245 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,162 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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62 of 67 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome Rock Album September 19, 2003
By Aaron
Format:Audio CD
Very rarely do I like this kind of music. Yet 3 Doors Down do it so well, it's hard not to like it. They can manage to sound hard with a rock edge, yet manage to maintain a melodic pop quality to their songs. The lead singer may be in a rock band, but he has a great voice and doesn't have to resort to screaming.
"The Better Life" was good, but I think this album manages to top it. "When I'm Gone" has been the massive hit thus far and has become one of the biggest radio hits of the last year. It's been overplayed, but it's still listenable. The title track "Away From the Sun" is a definite stand-out track. It's slow, but I'd love to see it as a single...great chorus. "The Road I'm On" is one of the harder tracks and was the second single. "Ticket To Heaven" is another catchy rock/pop track that would make a good single. The star of this album is "Here Without You" definitely. Already proving to be a huge radio hit, it's a fantastic rock ballad and very relatable. "Changes" and "Dangerous Game" are ok too. "Sarah Yellin" definitely stands out from the other songs with a more serious vibe.
Overall, great album. "Away From the Sun", "When I'm Gone", "Ticket To Heaven", and "Here Without You" are the key tracks that make it wortha 5 star rating. The other songs are good and listenable, but these jump out at you. If you liked "The Better Life" there's a big chance that you'll like "Away From the Sun." Similar content and great music.
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13 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Really just an awesome cd! December 26, 2002
Format:Audio CD
Now this cd is overall slower than The Better Life, but that doesn't mean its worse. Like they say in the DVD. there is much more production put into this one. The lyrics are all very good and express a lot of different feelings through the cd. Here is what I think of each song:
1. When I'm Gone - 8/10 Good song, nice solo. Pretty catchy
2. Away from the Sun- 9.5/10 The second best song on the cd, really some great stuff here
3. The Road I'm on- 8/10 One of the harder songs on the cd, good song
4. Ticket to Heaven - 10/10 - The best song on the cd, awesome music awesome lyrics, an all around great song
5. Running out of Days - 8.5/10 - Another very good song, but not the best of the cd
6. Here without you - 9/10 One of the slower songs on the cd, great lyrics.
7. I Feel You - 8.2/10 Another very good song, catchy
8. Dangerous Game - 9.9/10 Another great song, starts slow but then picks up, really awesome chorus
9. Changes - 7.5/10 starts really slow song, not the best song, but still very good
10. Going Down in Flames - 8/10 Once again, another good song.
11. Sarah Yellin' 8.5/10 - A great way to end the cd, some good guitar riffs.
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12 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Simply Awesome December 23, 2002
By A Customer
Format:Audio CD
To take a CD like "The Better Life" and make a sophomore album off of that fanbase is a very difficult thing. I, being a previous 3 Doors Down fan, was severly awaiting the release of this installment for my collection for a long time. When, finally, I heard the song "When I'm Gone" on the radio for the first time, I knew the wait had not been in vain. On "Away from the Sun" they use "When I'm Gone" and then their title track to intensify the album right off the start. Then they go from track to track, mixing it up from an almost ballad-like song, "Here without You" to harder songs like "Dangerous Game" and "Going Down in Flames." All of the songs have the catchy and addictive nature that ruled their premiere and have a much more mature nature to them. Simply Awesome
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12 of 14 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Solid power chord band October 24, 2004
Format:Audio CD
I own many of the tracks from this CD which I purchased from iTunes. I had the opportunity to see 3 Doors Down and Our Lady Peace in San Francisco, I went there to see Our Lady Peace, but I was very impressed with 3DD. They put on a fantastic show and their sound was very solid. Great tracks on this disc, if you like what you've heard on the radio, you'll probably enjoy this disc.
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12 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Took it to a new level January 4, 2003
Format:Audio CD
This album is a lot more mature than the debut 3 Doors Down album. The guitar licks are more complex, the lyrics are more masterful, and the songs just have more "umph" to them. This album delivers in every way imaginable.
The title track, "Away from the Sun" is a favorite of mine. What a beautiful song. It gave me goose bumps the first time I ever heard it. Not too many song will do that to you. Other standout songs on the album include, "Going Down in Flames", "Changes", "Ticket to Heaven", "Here without You", and "When I'm Gone". I'm truly blown away by this album. It's really an incredible album. Check it out.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Mainstream October 2, 2004
Format:Audio CD
If you are looking for rather common mainstream rock, this CD will meet your tastes. There's nothing edgy about this music and at times it almost wanders into pop. For better or worse, the songs don't display much textural variety. Guitar and vocal voicings remain pretty much the same throughout the CD which is to say, to me at least, the songs sounded too much the same. Will I listen to this CD repeatedly? Probably not because the music simply isn't challenging enough. Their debut CD is better.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars 5 stars only because that's all there is
This is absolutely one of the greatest CDs ever by anybody at anytime! If you like great music and you like great lyrics to go with it then this is for you. Read more
Published 26 days ago by Bruce E Walker
5.0 out of 5 stars Yes!
Excellent CD and I would recommend it for anyone. I bought this used and the case was a little cracked, but that's no big deal. Read more
Published 2 months ago by Chris Deibel
4.0 out of 5 stars good
There are really only 2 songs that I really like on this CD but they are great songs and drive me to give this CD a high rating.
Published 3 months ago by giovanni
5.0 out of 5 stars Love it!
I am really happy I found this limited edition cd after I lost the first one I had many years ago.
Published 6 months ago by Alana Chriest
5.0 out of 5 stars The Best!
I recently saw 3 Doors Down in concert and decided to purchase this CD, along with 17 days, their self-titled release, and Time of My Life. Read more
Published 6 months ago by christoper j Smith
5.0 out of 5 stars i love it
i like the cd. this is a old but good cd to watch .i love the price too.i give it a 5
Published 8 months ago by jamie
5.0 out of 5 stars 3 Doors Down CD
What can I say? IT'S 3 DOORS DOWN! I love them and every song on this CD is AWESOME! At first I didn't get it on time, but before I knew it, it was here after I called to check... Read more
Published 9 months ago by Karen Blankenship Landrum
5.0 out of 5 stars I love it
This is a great band and very talented. The album is a living example of 3 Doors Down sound. very recommendable.
Published 10 months ago by Jorge Hunzelmann
5.0 out of 5 stars Love 3 doors down
I lost all my good music to my ex, now I am replacing it for my self. Great CD, brings back memories.
Published 10 months ago by Maureen Franks
5.0 out of 5 stars Great
Great gift idea. This was for a relative and they loved getting it. Don't know much more than that as for how good it was but they liked it.
Published 12 months ago by Sarah Kloiber
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