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Tempting: Jenny Toomey Sings the Songs of Franklin Bruno - Jenny Toomey
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  1. Your Inarticulate Boyfriend
  2. Decoy
  3. Cheat
  4. Empty Sentiment
  5. Just Because It's Dying
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  1. Your Inarticulate Boyfriend
  2. Decoy
  3. Cheat
  4. Empty Sentiment
  5. Just Because It's Dying
  6. Masonic Eye
  7. Tempting
  8. Pointless Triangle
  9. Unionbusting
  10. Let's Stay In
  11. Only a Monster
  12. Every Little Bit Hurts
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Singing with enough sophisticated coolness to suit the writing of Stephen Sondheim or Steve Merritt, Jenny Toomey wraps her dusky, graceful voice around Franklin Bruno's clever, literate songs. Toomey sounds a little too detached during her duet with Bruno on "Let's Stay In," which could benefit from a more whimsical and joyous performance, but she excels when backed by piano and strings on the touching "Empty Sentiment," or when sounding like a wearied lounge singer on the album's title track. Her band, which includes Joey ...

Tempting: Jenny Toomey Sings the Songs of Franklin Bruno 2002, Absolutely Kosher

UPC: 656605501628

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