Next Year People - Colin Hay
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  1. Trying to Get to You
  2. If I Had Been a Better Man
  3. Did You Just Take the Long Way Home
  4. I Want You Back
  5. Next Year People
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  1. Trying to Get to You
  2. If I Had Been a Better Man
  3. Did You Just Take the Long Way Home
  4. I Want You Back
  5. Next Year People
  6. Lived in Vain
  7. Scattered in the Sand
  8. To There from Here
  9. Mr. Grogan
  10. Waiting in the Rain
  11. Are We There Yet?
  12. Lament for Whisky McManus
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A lighter and livelier affair than 2011's handsomely burnished Gathering Mercury, Next Year People nevertheless trades up on that same sense of assured craft that Colin Hay has cultivated in his middle age. Certainly, the back half of this 2015 album gets a little sun-bleached and mellow -- an appealing fit for the genial Hay -- but it's the songs that exist on the margin that give this record its character. "Trying to Get to You" opens the proceedings at a nicely infectious clip, "To There from Here" has a nice bit of ...

Next Year People 2015, Compass

UPC: 766397464121

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