0898 - The Beautiful South
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  1. Old Red Eyes Is Back
  2. We Are Each Other
  3. The Rocking Chair
  4. We'll Deal With You Later
  5. Domino Man
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  1. Old Red Eyes Is Back
  2. We Are Each Other
  3. The Rocking Chair
  4. We'll Deal With You Later
  5. Domino Man
  6. 36D
  7. Here It Is Again
  8. Something That You Said
  9. I'm Your No. 1 Fan
  10. Bell Bottomed Tear
  11. You Play Glockenspiel, I'll Play Drums
  12. When I'm 84
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There are no big poses or walls of crunchy guitars on 0898. Instead, the group -- which includes three lead vocalists -- deals in fragile melodies and harmonies, soulful but low-key instrumentation, and lyrics full of subtle social commentary and humor. In North America, where mainstream audiences have been well trained to salivate to very obvious musical bells, the Beautiful South may be too clever for its own good. At times, the group even couches itself in the guise of a smooth lounge act, rebelling against current ...

0898 1992, Go! Discs

UPC: 075596130820

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