Tag Archives: Go-Betweens

The dying sound of distant drums: the best of Robert Forster and Grant McLennan

I thought this would a be a ten or fifteen-song list at most, but despite the expected lapses into passive musical accompaniment expected of strumming-addicted singer-songwriters, the solo work of Robert Forster and Grant McLennan boasts the same intelligence that … Continue reading

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I opened a notebook: Go-Betweens

These songs need no preface. 1. Bye Bye Pride 2. Bachelor Kisses 3. Right Here 4. Cattle and Cane 5. Part Company 6. Lee Remick 7. I’m Allright 8. People Say 9. Going Blind 10. The Statue 11. Spirit 12. … Continue reading

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Don’t call them comebacks: New Order and Robert Forster

New Order – Music Complete Boredom and a lifetime‚Äôs worth of acrimony having forced the departure of their most crucial member, the trio plus two unassuming additions record a better bunch of songs than anyone, including the trio, had a … Continue reading

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