this is more "no ordinary love" than "sweetest taboo" but still
― boxedjoy, Tuesday, 23 April 2019 08:37 (three months ago) link
There's an interesting passage in Tracey Thorn's autobiog about recording Eden at the same time as Sade recording Diamond Life - same studio, same producer* - and how they were both coming at jazz from different angles - indie post-punk v. shiny pop.
*Working Week were there doing their album as well, I think.
― fetter, Tuesday, 23 April 2019 08:37 (three months ago) link
More the music than the vocals
― ƒ©˙∆˚¬ (Whitey on the Moon), Saturday, 11 May 2019 22:28 (three months ago) link
Good choice. I had completely forgotten about that one
― licorice oratorio (baaderonixx), Monday, 13 May 2019 21:03 (three months ago) link