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Systems of Romance - Ultravox
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  1. Slow Motion
  2. I Can't Stay Long
  3. Someone Else's Clothes
  4. Blue Light
  5. Some of Them
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  1. Slow Motion
  2. I Can't Stay Long
  3. Someone Else's Clothes
  4. Blue Light
  5. Some of Them
  6. Quiet Men
  7. Dislocation
  8. Maximum Acceleration
  9. When You Walk Through Me
  10. Just for a Moment
  11. Cross Fade
  12. Quiet Men
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With 1978's Systems of Romance, Ultravox left punk behind and single-handedly blueprinted the entire new romantic movement to come -- well, with a little help from co-producers Conny Planck and Dave Hutchins. Gone was the brittleness of Ha!-Ha!-Ha!, replaced by a rich lushness of sound that would define the forthcoming genre. Shifting from the political to the interpersonal, gone too was the overwhelming sense of looming Armageddon, replaced by more generalized (and mundane) feelings of alienation, "Dislocation," and unease ...

Systems of Romance 2006, Universal Island Records

UPC: 602498379509

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