Formica Blues - Mono
Track Listing
  1. Life in Mono
  2. Silicone
  3. Slimcea Girl
  4. The Outsider
  5. Disney Town
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  1. Life in Mono
  2. Silicone
  3. Slimcea Girl
  4. The Outsider
  5. Disney Town
  6. Blind Man
  7. High Life
  8. Playboys
  9. Penguin Freud
  10. Hello Cleveland
  11. Life in Mono
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Caught like many other mid-'90s male instrumentalist/female singer duos were in the commercial slipstream of Portishead's success, Mono deftly steered clear of the trip-hop conundrum for the most part with Formica Blues. Certainly there was a certain shared sense of cinematic drama and haunting gloom that informs plenty of songs -- consider the Get Carter-sampling "Silicone," while "The Outsider" has an emotional directness Beth Gibbons would be proud of. The fact that lead single "Life in Mono" samples Portishead favorite ...

Formica Blues 1998, PolyGram

UPC: 731453667624

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Formica Blues 1997, Umei

UPC: 602438040827

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