The Courier - Cinnamon
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  1. Girl on the Boat
  2. Hopeless Case
  3. Me as Helen of Troy
  4. Missing Persons File
  5. And Suddenly Clarity
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  1. Girl on the Boat
  2. Hopeless Case
  3. Me as Helen of Troy
  4. Missing Persons File
  5. And Suddenly Clarity
  6. The Promenade
  7. A Northwest Passage
  8. Backwards
  9. I Wanted It, But Now I'm Not So Sure Anymore
  10. Baby Shining Bright
  11. Heavenly Option
  12. Secret Lover
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An overlooked gem from the Swedish pop explosion of the mid-'90s, Cinnamon's first U.S. release builds on the promise of their Scandinavian-only debut, Summer Meditation. A gentle, largely acoustic pop record, the album nonetheless stays on the right side of twee, with songwriting guitarist Jiri Novak providing strong, inviting melodies for singer Frida Diesen to wrap her wispy little girl voice around. A couple of songs stray into the same retro Bacharach-Spector-Morricone territory as the early Cardigans, most notably the ...

The Courier 1997, Polygram

UPC: 731452424822

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