Blue Is the Colour - The Beautiful South
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  1. Don't Marry Her
  2. Little Blue
  3. Mirror
  4. Blackbird on the Wire
  5. The Sound of North America
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  1. Don't Marry Her
  2. Little Blue
  3. Mirror
  4. Blackbird on the Wire
  5. The Sound of North America
  6. Have Fun
  7. Liars' Bar
  8. Rotterdam (Or Anywhere)
  9. Foundations
  10. Artificial Flowers
  11. One God
  12. Alone
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"Don't marry her... f**k me." Light, dreamy pop that includes lines like this may knock the listener over. An added feature is the various ways vocal duties are shared by Jacqueline Abbot, Dave Hemingway, and Paul Heaton. Finely produced, it should be noted that the knob-twiddler here was Jon Kelly (Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Tori Amos, Kate Bush). Beautiful South reminds one of the blunt simplicity of some of the Ann Magnuson-sung Bongwater, but much more accessible. Dulcet harmonies with casual bar talk rewritten as ...

Blue Is the Colour 2000, ARK 21

UPC: 618681001928

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Blue Is the Colour 1996, Mercury

UPC: 042282884527

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