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Because Her Beauty Is Raw and Wild - Jonathan Richman
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  1. Because Her Beauty Is Raw and Wild
  2. No One Was Like Vermeer
  3. Time Has Been Going by So Fast
  4. Es Como el Pan
  5. Our Drab Ways
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  1. Because Her Beauty Is Raw and Wild
  2. No One Was Like Vermeer
  3. Time Has Been Going by So Fast
  4. Es Como el Pan
  5. Our Drab Ways
  6. The Lovers Are Here and They're Full of Sweat
  7. Le Printemps des Amoureux Est Venu
  8. When We Refuse to Suffer
  9. This Romance Will Be Different for Me
  10. Old World
  11. Our Party Will Be on the Beach Tonight
  12. When We Refuse to Suffer
  13. Here It Is
  14. As My Mother Lay Lying
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Jonathan Richman closes his 20th album, 2008's Because Her Beauty Is Raw and Wild, with "As My Mother Lay Lying," a simple, emotionally powerful song in which he sings about sitting with his mother as she hovered near death in a home for the elderly, and how much he continued to learn from her even in her final moments. It's a singular piece of work that without calling attention to itself shows how far Richman's muse has taken him in the past decade. While sweetness and unaffected emotional honesty still dominate Richman's ...

Because Her Beauty Is Raw and Wild 2008, Vapor Records

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