Thomas Dolby: Classic or Dud?

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driving back from a weekend in Sligo, my brother-in-law played a tape of Retrospectacle: The Best of Thomas Dolby. i was struck by how good a lot of it still sounds, especially from Golden Age of Wireless/Flat Earth eras .... sort of complex yet space-filled arrangements and strangely yearning lyrics about boffiny things, which would place him in the eno/kraftwerk universe as far as i'm concerned. but he doesn't really seem to show up much on most people's musical radars except as a producer or a 'quirky' novelty act (Hyperactive, She Blinded Me With Science).

what does ILM think?

rener, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

'Golden Age' has some great moments("Airwaves" could be Ian Hunter, "Cloudburst" apocalyptic in a Kate Bush kinda way, okay a "Cloudbusting" kinda way - geez, you'd think with the amount of rain in England that people wouldn't think it was such a BFD but apparently it is), "Europa". 'Flat Earth' is just awe-inspiringly, rock-pool-at-foot-of-waterfall-with-loinclothed-60s-film-actress beautiful. Except for when his voice goes all Harry Potter, which is unfortunately quite alot of the time.

dave q, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

Plus - his greatest contribution to music is the spine-caressing kybd riff in Foreigner's "Waiting for a Girl Like You"!

dave q, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

I too was in that car. I was stuck by how like Bowie his vocal style was.

The Dirty Vicar, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

'Flat Earth' is just awe-inspiringly, rock-pool-at-foot-of- waterfall-with-loinclothed-60s-film-actress beautiful.

unless said 60s film actress is, say, hattie jacques. (right, sorry, that was completely uncalled for)

Plus - his greatest contribution to music is the spine-caressing kybd riff in Foreigner's "Waiting for a Girl Like You"!

my god, was that him? i had no idea. surely he is the Zelig of 80s pop.

i agree with you re. Wireless/Flat Earth. hearing Screen Kiss and Airwaves for the first time in ages, i was particularly struck by the emotional impact of the lyrics. they do that thing of painting dozens of strange little word-pictures that don't seem to 'mean' anything but that grab you on an emotional level ..... who knows what "pill in hand, you could hear his golden surfer boys" means, but it gets me every time.

i don't really like anything he's done since then, though ... Aliens Ate My Buick struck me as being too shiny and conventional - possibly the effect of having a proper hit with Hyperactive and wanting to follow it up, maybe? apparently he's being a multimedia guru these days, good luck to him.

rener, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

Dolby's "The Flat Earth" is still one of my favorite albums. "Screen Kiss" and the title track still sound great to me. And I prefer his version of "I Scare Myself" to the Dan Hicks original. Though I didn't know it at the time, the album was my introduction to Robyn Hitchcock, whom I later discovered and loved. I didn't pay much attention afterward. "Aliens Ate My Buick" and "Astronauts & Heretics" had their moments, but just that.

Anyone every see Dolby's appearance on Sat. Night Live with P-Funk around '86-'87? A bizarre site in jungle khakis and a pith helmet while playing a portable keyboard around his neck.

Chuck Tomlinson, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

Slight off topic he worked a lot with Adele Bertei who had a great single (build me a bridge ?) anyone know what happened to her?

BTW Golden Age of Wireless/Flat earth both excellent. His mad professor/boffin schtick has tainted any serious evaluation of his work so unfortunately he's left in some early 80's novelty ghetto.

Billy Dods, Friday, 3 August 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

one month passes...
Golden Age is a definite classic. The Flat Earth is a fine record too. Great songwriting on both records. Dolby was not a novelty act or one hit wonder;he IS a pop master craftsman.Anyone who would call it novelty just didn't follow his career. Anyone got a copy of Bruce Wooley and the Camera Club from '79 ? I'd love a recording of that. I have recordings of rare early Dolby singles I could CD-r in trade.

John Spokus, Monday, 17 September 2001 00:00 (sixteen years ago) Permalink

five years pass...
SCREEN KISS

ETC...................

White Popes on Dunk (Bimble...), Saturday, 13 January 2007 13:23 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Although I can't really understand the appeal of "Hyperactive"...

White Popes on Dunk (Bimble...), Saturday, 13 January 2007 13:25 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Apart from insane P.Funk key modulations and the uptempo trombone solo and the unrelenting new wave drumbeat and the feeling that anything could happen at any time and the cheap psychedelic video and the jittery twitchy vocal style with anger and anxiety and humor all up underneath the surface? And the three different indelible hooks?

Haikunym (Haikunym), Saturday, 13 January 2007 15:05 (eleven years ago) Permalink

The only problem with "Hyperactive" as far as I'm concerned is that the 12" version is much better than the album version if only just for having a proper ending instead of an anticlimactic fade out.

Hideous Lump (Hideous Lump), Saturday, 13 January 2007 23:58 (eleven years ago) Permalink

it's all in mr. magic's wand

PappaWheelie MMCMXL (PappaWheelie 2), Sunday, 14 January 2007 02:52 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Anyone got a copy of Bruce Wooley and the Camera Club from '79 ? I'd love a recording of that

I've got it, on vinyl. Honestly had no idea it was rare until right this minute. (Is it worth anything?)

xhuxk (xheddy), Sunday, 14 January 2007 04:59 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Actually, I've got that LP, too. It didn't seem like a rare thing when I got it few years back.

White Dopes on Punk (Bimble...), Sunday, 14 January 2007 05:11 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Oh my god,

FLYING NORTH

just kills me.

When I first heard that, circa
'86 I played it over and over and over and over. I had it on the same tape off the radio on which I discovered XTC for the first time.

I'd forgotten that I have actually heard the whole of Golden Age of Wireless...

"Cloudburst At Shingle Street" was fucking amazing to hear again. I could play that one a few times in a row.

But "Flying North" is king.

White Dopes on Punk (Bimble...), Sunday, 21 January 2007 09:38 (eleven years ago) Permalink

WINDPOWER

White Dopes on Punk (Bimble...), Sunday, 21 January 2007 09:42 (eleven years ago) Permalink

You know, I must say I'm terribly confused about why I dissed "Hyperactive" above. Makes no sense to me. I actually do like that song, and I liked it at the time it came out, enough to buy the 45. So man, I don't know why I dissed it. I have no clue.

White Dopes on Punk (Bimble...), Sunday, 21 January 2007 19:53 (eleven years ago) Permalink

I don't want to be alone. Doesn't anyone care about Thomas Dolby? I just found all these early b-sides and stuff I've never heard before. Wow. I also got the Wireless video thing of him performing live and so many people have out-of-date clothes in the audience, it's great.

Lick The Strobelight Lollipops (Bimble...), Sunday, 28 January 2007 03:52 (eleven years ago) Permalink

And wow what is this thing he did with Sakamoto called "Field Work? Wow!

I also remember the Dolby's Cube release but I don't remember how good or bad it was. I'd completely forgotten about it. I don't think I ever bought that. I don't know what to expect.

Lick The Strobelight Lollipops (Bimble...), Sunday, 28 January 2007 04:02 (eleven years ago) Permalink

bimble you are the boy who cried 'hyperactive'

Haikunym (Haikunym), Sunday, 28 January 2007 04:42 (eleven years ago) Permalink

seems to me any thomas dolby thread needs to mention the mysterious melancholy and allusive aquaticism of "one of our submarines." so now it does.

gypsy mothra (gypsy mothra), Sunday, 28 January 2007 08:00 (eleven years ago) Permalink

(i just remembered one of my 8th-grade teachers asking me what "bye bye empire empire bye bye" scrawled on one of my notebooks meant.)

gypsy mothra (gypsy mothra), Sunday, 28 January 2007 08:05 (eleven years ago) Permalink

HahHAHAHAHA! That is one of my favourite melodic lines of his! "Bye Bye Empire Bye Bye..." actually things got even weirder after that because I suddenly realized I liked Killing Joke's "Empire Song" during the same weekend, but never mind. That's where they sing "Another empire/back fire!" Something like that.

Anyway I love you all for even posting about Thomas Dolby. Bless you. I've really got the Dolby bug. And just you wait til I hear the whole of this collaboration he did with Ryuchi Sakamoto called Field Work, now that is something else!

Lick The Strobelight Lollipops (Bimble...), Sunday, 28 January 2007 08:31 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Has anyone here heard the early Thomas Dolby instrumental "The Wreck of the Fairchild"? Oh my GOD. I mean OH MY GOD. I wish there was a YouTube video for it but I bet there isn't because god hates me, etc.

Lick The Strobelight Lollipops (Bimble...), Sunday, 28 January 2007 08:40 (eleven years ago) Permalink

I have the Dolby's Cube 12" somewhere. Haven't played it since the 80s probably; I ought to dig it out. I remember it sounding uncommonly druggy and dubby.

"One Of Our Submarines" is based on the true story of Dolby's ... uncle, right?

I want to hear more B-sides.

Paul Eater (eater), Sunday, 28 January 2007 16:21 (eleven years ago) Permalink

eight months pass...

do you reckon we should go see him tomorrow?

The Real Dirty Vicar, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 13:44 (ten years ago) Permalink

Hell yes. I saw him in Boston last year doing his one-man band thing and it was fantastic. Except for the jokey songs off _Aliens Ate My Buick_, those are kinda embarassing (especially "Hot Sauce").

Mr. Odd, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 14:33 (ten years ago) Permalink

Go.

The Joe's Pub show last year was totally great. And the only songs he did off his crap albums were the good ones "I Live In A Suitcase", "Budapest By Blimp".

Jon Lewis, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 17:22 (ten years ago) Permalink

You're confused about something. _Aliens Ate My Buick_ is indeed a mixed bag but has it's very high points ("Budapest By Blimp") as you noted. But _Astronauts & Heretics_ is very strong - great songwriting, memorable tunes and no attempt at hits.

Mr. Odd, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 17:51 (ten years ago) Permalink

Yeah well, "Close But No Cigar" hurt my brain deeply.

Jon Lewis, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 18:29 (ten years ago) Permalink

definitely.
its a wonderful show. seriously.
if you have any time for his classic stuff you will not be disappointed.
also .. for those that cant make it to the show :
http://www.invisiblehands.co.uk/shop/tracks.asp?artistid=14
a recording of the gig i went last year .. and a DVD that i am saving for next week.

mark e, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 18:35 (ten years ago) Permalink

"One Of Our Submarines" is based on the true story of Dolby's ... uncle, right?

Correct. Short post about it here: http://blog.thomasdolby.com/?p=44

Elvis Telecom, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 18:43 (ten years ago) Permalink

.. and he tells the tale as part of the show.

mark e, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 18:45 (ten years ago) Permalink

Strange I have yet to respond to this thread. Anyway, his early to mid 80s material is classic and nothing but classic.

Geir Hongro, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 21:37 (ten years ago) Permalink

Given that he assisted in the deluxe reissue of Prefab Sprout's _Steve McQueen_, when will _The Golden Age of Wireless_ get proper treatment? Has to be a WHEN, not an IF, but I haven't read any word on a reissue.

scampering alpaca, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 21:41 (ten years ago) Permalink

My guess is "Jordan....The Comeback" will get the treatment before any Dolby album does.

Geir Hongro, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 22:04 (ten years ago) Permalink

More Dolby love here:

Thomas Dolby- the golden age of wireless: c/d?

moley, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 22:22 (ten years ago) Permalink

John Foxx's 'Endlessly' (the original single mix) is the best song Thomas Dolby never wrote. That kind of sequential drum-driven romantic synth psychedelia sound, unconventional in lyrical approach, and liberal with cinematic sound effects, but still firmly based around classic pop song melodies and structures, was an early 80's thing. We haven't really had much of it since then?

moley, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 23:12 (ten years ago) Permalink

no we haven't. sigh.

cutty, Wednesday, 10 October 2007 23:14 (ten years ago) Permalink

For a period of like, 4 years I was under the impression that Thomas Dolby, sometime in the late 80's or so had committed suicide by jumping off a building. Only like 8 months ago did I find out that he is actually alive.

mehlt, Friday, 12 October 2007 01:29 (ten years ago) Permalink

Sigh, of course he wouldn't play HERE (Seattle) in a billion years, but by god he's GOT to do that gig in Londonderry, New Hampshire. *rolls eyes*

Bimble, Friday, 12 October 2007 02:12 (ten years ago) Permalink

Given that he assisted in the deluxe reissue of Prefab Sprout's _Steve McQueen_, when will _The Golden Age of Wireless_ get proper treatment? Has to be a WHEN, not an IF, but I haven't read any word on a reissue.

i checked with EMI about this story, as i too cant believe with all the current love for 80s electro, that they haven't got on the case. the response was that there must be problems with some of the legal side of things.
in other words, if the label could have sorted out a reissue campaign, they would have.

mark e, Friday, 12 October 2007 07:32 (ten years ago) Permalink

Thanks for checking, Mark! Figure those issues will eventually get sorted, if it's on their radar.

scampering alpaca, Friday, 12 October 2007 15:55 (ten years ago) Permalink

A man could likely grow a very long beard in the meantime.

Bimble, Saturday, 13 October 2007 03:31 (ten years ago) Permalink

mulu the rain forest

cutty, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:47 (ten years ago) Permalink

THE SEASONS CHANGED B4 THEY KNEW

Jon Lewis, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 15:18 (ten years ago) Permalink

the live dvd is rather fun. along with the concert, and interesting 30 minute interview he gives some college students a run down on the rig that he uses for the show, along with stories of the machines history and his involvement with various software companies etc.
total nerd-fest, but very enjoyable.

mark e, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 17:37 (ten years ago) Permalink

eight months pass...

Given that he assisted in the deluxe reissue of Prefab Sprout's _Steve McQueen_, when will _The Golden Age of Wireless_ get proper treatment? Has to be a WHEN, not an IF, but I haven't read any word on a reissue.

http://blog.thomasdolby.com/?p=544:

"I recently agreed terms with EMI to re-release my first two albums! Looks like they will be in some sort of ‘enhanced’ format, possibly including alternative mixes and B-sides. This should happen early in 2009."

akm, Tuesday, 17 June 2008 22:01 (ten years ago) Permalink

Enjoying the blog readers' comments about songs and alt versions I don't know (aside from "Urges" and "Liepzig"). A bonus disc is automatically going to please me.

scampering alpaca, Wednesday, 18 June 2008 15:34 (ten years ago) Permalink

eight months pass...

"..this should happen early in 2009."

of course it should, but i think we all know the truth.
shame.
tonights disovery - astronauts and heretics is an absolute headphone pleasure. so much more going on in the detail that i ever realised.
hang on, this from the mans blog a month ago :
"From here on I should have a straight shot to the completion of my new album—barring a few promotional bits and pieces to support the upcoming ‘Singular’ album, and the re-release of Golden Age Of Wireless and The Flat Earth"

oooooh.

mark e, Thursday, 5 March 2009 23:29 (nine years ago) Permalink

three weeks pass...

Singlular details.

cd/dvd set of all the singles prior to the re-releases of the albums proper.

nothing too exciting if you have everything, but could be interesting to hear the remastered versions.

CD
1-Urges (3.41)
2-Leipzig (3.52)
3-Europa And The Pirate Twins (3.19)
4-Airwaves (3.45)
5-Radio Silence (3.50)
6-Windpower (3.53)
7-She Blinded Me With Science (3.40)
8-One Of Our Submarines Is Missing (5.12)
9-Hyperactive (4.12)
10-Dissidents (edit) (3.52)
11-I Scare Myself (edit) (4.59)
12-Fieldwork (London Mix) (4.04) with Ryuichi Sakamoto
13-May The Cube Be With You (3.50)
14-Airhead (3.43)
15-Hot Sauce (3.18)
16-My Brain Is Like A Sieve (3.58) (Bill Bottrell single remix)
17-Close But No Cigar (4.08)
18-Silk Pyjamas (3.04)
19-I Love You Goodbye (4.34)

DVD
1- Europa & the Pirate Twins
2-Airwaves
3-Radio Silence
4-Windpower (Live)
5-She Blinded Me With Science (3.43)
6-One of Our Submarines Is Missing (Live)
7-Hyperactive
8-Dissidents
9-I Scare Myself
10-Fieldwork (with Ryuichi Sakamoto) with Ryuichi Sakamoto
11-May The Cube Be With You
12-Airhead
13-Hot Sauce
14-Close But No Cigar
15-Silk Pyjamas
16-I Love You Goodbye
Bonus tracks
17-Hyperactive (12” version)
18-Fieldwork (12” version) with Ryuichi Sakamoto
19-Hot Sauce (saucy version)

mark e, Friday, 27 March 2009 09:41 (nine years ago) Permalink

two months pass...

fantastic interview! tons of weird details, didn't know dolby was the arranger for Bowie's live aid set

can not wait for these reissues

http://thequietus.com/articles/01793-the-science-of-sound-thomas-dolby-versus-the-quietus

Milton Parker, Tuesday, 9 June 2009 20:41 (nine years ago) Permalink

Good interview -- somehow I knew about the Def Leppard connection but had forgotten the details.

Ned Raggett, Tuesday, 9 June 2009 20:46 (nine years ago) Permalink

cheers both of you.
i bumped a different thread re this interview yesterday, but still very glad to see someone found the article of interest.
what was strange was how yesterday the top banner advert on quietus was actually for the remastered/re-released pyromania.

mark e, Tuesday, 9 June 2009 20:52 (nine years ago) Permalink

ps. even though its the longest article on quietus, this was an edited version.
i got a fair bit more back from the man - even more nerdy aspects !
at some point i will drop the full deal in my own corner and let people know if interested.

mark e, Tuesday, 9 June 2009 20:54 (nine years ago) Permalink

awesome

cutty, Tuesday, 9 June 2009 20:56 (nine years ago) Permalink

please yes. thanks for this, one of the best interviews with him I've read. got me to listen to 'Astronauts and Heretics' again, which I was mild on when it came out, good songs but the arrangements seemed less distinctive, but listening now on headphones there's tons of stuff going on. and the songs are only growing on me. looking forward to the new album.

Milton Parker, Tuesday, 9 June 2009 21:00 (nine years ago) Permalink

See I go to buy these reissues only to find...they're not out yet!

Subway to Idaho (Bimble), Saturday, 20 June 2009 18:47 (nine years ago) Permalink

for those interested, i have dropped the unedited version : here

mark e, Monday, 29 June 2009 12:54 (nine years ago) Permalink

one year passes...

he's back with a new 3 track EP and surprisingly it's great, they could all fit nicely onto 'The Flat Earth' http://open.spotify.com/album/1fOaX3yhWhigpi3SEChkG0

Cluster the boots (Billy Dods), Sunday, 10 April 2011 17:38 (seven years ago) Permalink

Is there a release date on the new album yet?

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Sunday, 10 April 2011 18:31 (seven years ago) Permalink

It was "set for early 2011" but now I'm hearing it's going to come out in the summer. I'm not at all surprised if it turns out to be good, he only really made one album that wasn't good, and he wasn't even really trying on that one (Aliens Ate My Buick). I'm guessing that it's going to be very similar to the Flat Earth. I always thought that many of the songs he wrote sort of went beyond his years so now that he's 50 I expect really good things out of him.

frogbs, Tuesday, 12 April 2011 15:59 (seven years ago) Permalink

I was playing this new EP last night. Agreed, it's surprisingly good.

mike t-diva, Tuesday, 12 April 2011 16:02 (seven years ago) Permalink

two months pass...

New online game to coincide with the upcoming album: A Map of the Floating City. You float around the ocean, trying to trade found objects with other players, and when you complete a set, you win an mp3. So far I've only gotten "She Blinded Me With Science" (yay?), but I think if you stick with it, you eventually start winning new tracks.

(Warning: This is one of the nerdiest, steampunkiest things ever. That said, if you want to help a sister out, email me and I'll send you an invite. I think I get points or something.)

lindseykai, Saturday, 25 June 2011 05:58 (seven years ago) Permalink

four months pass...

The new album just came out, apparently. Haven't heard it yet but AV Club gives it a B+.

frogbs, Tuesday, 25 October 2011 16:51 (six years ago) Permalink

I was watching videos last night from when he first showed up. What an awesome look he had going on. Part of me kind of wishes the smoky eye look was a standard thing dudes could do if they wanted.

fried chicken makes Alex cry, who'd vote for such a wimpy guy? (Abbbottt), Tuesday, 25 October 2011 19:23 (six years ago) Permalink

The new album is surprisingly good, aside from a few duds (Thomas does Americana = dud). His songwriting is still really strong.

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Tuesday, 25 October 2011 21:34 (six years ago) Permalink

put off getting new album cos of that bloody track about frogs.

the video was so naff ..

tell me it works in the flow of the album better than standalone !?

mark e, Tuesday, 25 October 2011 21:36 (six years ago) Permalink

It does a bit, but still not enough to keep from skipping it.

The rest of the album is much, much better than that track. Check this:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kfDnd5LdHBo

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Tuesday, 25 October 2011 21:43 (six years ago) Permalink

yeah thats much better - in fact this has been getting airplay on 6music ..
he was also on the mark radcliffe show this afternoon, but i missed most of the interview..

mark e, Tuesday, 25 October 2011 21:49 (six years ago) Permalink

album arrived yesterday - after an initial listen I can say that it's got a really great sound to it, and you can tell that he labored over everything on it. reminds me a lot of The Flat Earth (its a bit longer, but still), there's really no compromise on here at all, and besides that track posted above there's really nothing electronic on it.

frogbs, Thursday, 27 October 2011 13:19 (six years ago) Permalink

This album is terrific, apart from lol@dumbMerkins track 'Froglickers'. The production as you'd expect is top notch, makes me wonder why he hasn't produced more artists.

The multi-talented F.R. David (Billy Dods), Thursday, 27 October 2011 13:24 (six years ago) Permalink

i'm going to succumb aren't i !
now i just have to decide if i want the 2 cd edition with instrumental versions ..

mark e, Thursday, 27 October 2011 19:32 (six years ago) Permalink

The production as you'd expect is top notch, makes me wonder why he hasn't produced more artists.

no kidding - definitely the best sounding album I've heard this year. I remember reading his blog where he has a big entry on how to give certain elements power without messing with the peaks too much and how to avoid sounding like everything else modern, its all pretty evident here

frogbs, Thursday, 27 October 2011 19:43 (six years ago) Permalink

Anyone go for the 2cd version? There's a few unique tracks after the (pointless) instrumentals.

I'm really enjoying it overall. Sometimes I feel like an old bastard always stumping for aging favorites but when they deliver it makes up for all the mediocre indie rock I'm exposed to.

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Friday, 4 November 2011 20:18 (six years ago) Permalink

i held back due to it being £20.
normally early doors ltd editions are a couple of quid more than the std edition, not double.
also, i used my weekly allowance on elvis instead.

mark e, Friday, 4 November 2011 22:23 (six years ago) Permalink

one year passes...

on a bus from Merida to Cancun I listened to "Map of the Floating City" on repeat. it's surprisingly good, especially after the first few tracks. hope it's not the last we hear from him.

frogbs, Monday, 9 September 2013 19:01 (four years ago) Permalink

well, he's touring new material over the next few weeks ..

see rundown/interview @ tQ ..

mark e, Monday, 9 September 2013 19:29 (four years ago) Permalink

four years pass...

I don't know if everyone else is already familiar with this, but I heard it for the first time today and it's my new favourite thing, something about the combination between the jittery, anxious feel of the music, even with the lyrics removed, and then the authoritative, equanimous but still robust character of Angela Rippon's voice

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oYw5_UoQd74

soref, Monday, 14 May 2018 17:38 (two months ago) Permalink

Yeah, that was one of two tracks (along with "Liepzig") that were originally on the American version. The 2009 CD/DVD reissue collects everything and then some. Still love this album and find it incredibly evocative.

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Monday, 14 May 2018 18:54 (two months ago) Permalink

yea that 2009 version is incredible. but I don't think this is the original "Urges". this is so strange. great find!

frogbs, Monday, 14 May 2018 18:56 (two months ago) Permalink

My first instinct was someone made a goofy mash-up but it's legit!

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Monday, 14 May 2018 22:57 (two months ago) Permalink


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