In the Wake of Poseidon is the second studio album by English progressive rock group King Crimson, released in May by Island Records in Europe, Atlantic Records in the United States, and Vertigo Records in New Zealand. In the Wake of Poseidon is the second studio album by English progressive rock group King Crimson, released in May by Island Records in Europe. In the Wake of Poseidon is a music studio album recording by KING CRIMSON (Eclectic Prog/Progressive Rock) released in on cd, lp / vinyl and/or. Recorded in the aftermath of King Crimson's implosion in , when two of its founding members unexpectedly quit the band, In the Wake Of Poseidon is an. Stylistically, this album follows the template of its predecessor; gentle acoustic songs such as the recurring 'Peace' motif and the lovely 'Cadence And Cascade. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about King Crimson - In The Wake Of Poseidon at Discogs. Complete your King Crimson collection. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "In The Wake Of Poseidon" on Discogs. Poseidon was Lake's King Crimson swan song, but he almost wasn't needed for the LP. Though the fact's become a peculiar footnote in rock history. Originally begun in by Steven Wilson & Robert Fripp for King Crimson's 40th anniversary, a series of new mixes were prepared in both stereo & King Crimson - In The Wake Of Poseidon - 40th Anniversary Series (CD/DVD-A). Mixed for Surround Sound from the original studio masters by Steven Wilson.