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u could bang on all day about the bad luck which has hovered over michael's head throughout his whole career. u could talk at equal length about what another reviewer somewhere called his "limitless grace and talent". do yerself a favour and get hold of this astonishing album.
the lad wrote/recorded the most perfectly realised pop-song of the 1980s (the paleys 'palm of my hand'). last time i checked it was only available buried as a bonus track on an expensive import copy of 'pacific street'. 'waterpistol' and 'the magical world...' are wonderous albums, lost deeper than 'sunflower' and 'forever changes', and both just as beautiful. since you've obviously found it, i couldnt recommend… Read more