Sunday, 8 November 2009

Lazy Sunday - Tom McRae




Lazy sunday and top of the shuffle pile is a bit of singer songwriter. This comes from Tom McRae's third lp "All Maps Welcome". On this one he tried to flesh out his sparse sound. I think it really works on this as I like the way it builds up before it is stripped back down again







So take a card and put it back
Hide the face and cut the pack
The future's not that clear
Light me a smoke
I'll tell you a story
Of how the west was won

4 comments:

  1. never been sure about this bloke....doesnt do enough to stand out from so many others who just look and sound like him

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  2. know what you mean there are an awful lot of this kind of stuff around (blame David Gray) but I'm a bit of a sucker for the angst of a singer songwrite

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  3. thanks Kimberly but I think I'll have to pass

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