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Believe You Me... Plus ~ Blancmange
Believe You Me... Plus ~ Blancmange
6 of 9 people found the following review helpful
Blancmange - Believe you me (remaster)
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the third and final album from them (so far)...

this was a rather underappreciated album,
and rightly so... at times its brilliant,
'lose your love' is my favorite song from them, period.

and then you have sparse instrumentals, and forgetten
tracks...the whole second part of this album is
typical of that..

the first 7 tracks, including '22339', 'dont you love
it all', and 'believe' all show the quirky side of
blancmange...

unfortunately, this album has dated itself also..

So lets talk about specifics: for the… Read more
Mange Tout ~ Blancmange
Mange Tout ~ Blancmange
8 of 9 people found the following review helpful
Blancmange- Mangetout 2xcd 2008 (remaster)
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here it is again, my favorite album from them..
it was a masterpiece when it came, and has
survived the test of time...

although blancmange did not seem to last very long
(3 albums), what they did put out, had a nice impact
at the time, at carved out a niche for them, that no
other group can really fill...

granted, not every track is a winner('my baby','see the train'),
but the majority of them , 'game above my head', 'dont tell me',
'thats love that it is', 'blind vision', and 'the day before you came',
are so strong they carry… Read more
Happy Families... Plus ~ Blancmange
Happy Families... Plus ~ Blancmange
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Blancmange- happy families (remaster)
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from the start, this was their introductory album,
right, an EP called irene and mavis contained the
prototype, but is not represented here..

if you've heard of blancmange, you have a pretty
good idea of what your getting, but if you've
only heard a few singles, you might be pleasantly
surprised to hear the rest of their work..

'living on the ceiling' is light years ahead of most
groups, and even of some of their other tracks..

'feel me' also has a very cool tone to it, that
starts out slow, but turns into a very passionate… Read more

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