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Bread And Circuses [Explicit]

14 Mar 2011 | Format: MP3

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3:39
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4:17
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4:00
4
3:59
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4:01
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3:41
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4:03
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3:36
9
4:37
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3:18
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4:12
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4:27
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2:20

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  • Original Release Date: 11 Mar 2011
  • Release Date: 11 Mar 2011
  • Label: 1965 Records
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  • Total Length: 50:10
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  • Format: Explicit Lyrics
  • ASIN: B004M6SN8E
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 22,054 in MP3 Albums (See Top 100 in MP3 Albums)

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Trickster on 14 Jun 2012
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This album is brilliant. I came to this as a complete neutral (if anything with very mixed feelings) as I always thought "Same jeans" - their first single from a couple of albums back was a pale imitation of "Brimful of Asha". I have played and played and played this album. I love every song and love listening to it cranked up loud in the car. This was one of my albums of the year last year. I have since gone back and bought "Which Bitch" which is also cracking. I will try album no 1 next but all I can say is without any pretentious muso ramblings this album is brill :) BUY
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Francis R. Brennan on 9 Dec 2012
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Can't rate this album highly enough. Haven't stop playing it for weeks. Wide exploration of different musical styles and themes without losing their wit and great knack to nail an incessantly catchy melody. 'Life' is simply one of the best songs from a British band in recent years! Buy it and forget the folks who have posted negative reviews that I simply don't comprehend.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Del-Boy Trotter on 23 Jun 2012
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Bought this album after hearing 'Grace' and it was not a disappointment! Every track is different and I would defo give this 5 stars!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By The Wolf TOP 100 REVIEWERVINE VOICE on 27 Mar 2011
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The first memory of The View which comes back to my mind's eye
positions vocalist Kyle Falconer centre-stage on Jools' 'Later'
show sometime in 2007, singing 'Same Jeans' from their debut
album 'Hats Off To The Buskers' though a lank veil of hair and 3D
acne. His diction was refreshingly uncompromising. I sort-of
didn't really want to like them but they won me over with their
naivete and convincingly straight-forward way with a good song.

Four years on and three albums in and it seems to me that this fine
little band still knows how to deliver a barrel full of the right stuff!

'Bread and Circuses' is a winner. There are 13 tracks in the set and it
is more than possible to sing along to more than a few of them. It's
clearly had major-league moolah thrown at it and Youth's production gives
the band a deeper, fuller sound than we have come to know but this is
not a bad thing. The View's unique energy remains blissfully intact.

There are some cracking tunes here. Not least amongst them the
rollicking opening track 'Grace' (doubtless a storming live number!);
the lovely dancehall knees-up 'Girl', which had me grinning from ear
to ear; the pristine anthemic soulful perfection of 'Friend', with its
clever bitter-sweet lyrics and winning harmonies and the techicolour
sixties splendour of 'Best Lasts Forever'. Uplifting and inspiring!

Final track 'Witches' delivers a wonderfully daft hootennany ending!

The View have gone from strength to strength. Everywhichway 'Bread
and Circuses' ticks all the boxes. An album to savour and to treasure.

Highly Recommended.
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By Lana on 13 Feb 2014
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Think this has to be my favourite album from The View not one bad song on it would recommend anyone to buy this!
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By phoenix58 on 11 July 2013
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I bought this, along with 'Which Bitch', 'Cheeky for a Reason' and 'Hats Off'. Good songs on all, but this album is head and shoulders above the rest. Quality pop for those who appreciate melody and songwriters who know their craft. 'Grace', 'Tragic Magic', 'Girl' and 'Friend' stand out in particular
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By Hutters on 11 Dec 2012
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Saw them live in a little venue in Stockholm. They were great so I decided to buy the back catalogue and have not been disappointed.
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By scotty on 15 April 2011
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A more mature sound, and still very good. Not every track is 10/10 material but even the weakest is solid enough. Highlights for me are 'Grace', 'Friend', 'Witches', 'Happy', 'Beautiful' and 'Tragic Magic'.
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