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Crowne, Angus And The Family Jewels / Crowne, Angus And The Family Jewels
Album:Crowne, Angus And The Family Jewels Collection:General
Artist:Crowne, Angus And The Family Jewels Added:11/2017
Label:Self Release 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-11-19 Pull Date:2018-01-21 
Week Ending:21 Jan24 Dec17 Dec10 Dec3 Dec

Recent Airplay
1.Thu, 25 Jan 18:DJ Genesis
4.Tue, 16 Jan 18:DJ Arid & Hankinstein
Waste FM
2.Wed, 24 Jan 18:Your Imaginary Friend
Brownian Motion
5.Tue, 19 Dec 17:DJ Arid
Waste FM
3.Sat, 20 Jan 18:Eme O
Music Casserole
6.Wed, 13 Dec 17:Your Imaginary Friend
Brownian Motion

Album Review
Your Imaginary Friend
Reviewed 2017-11-14 
Self dubbed "Uke Billy Punk" - power pop infused with ukulele. Short songs that feature insightful acerbic lyrics, often contrasted with "nice" cutesy music. Great stuff by a guy who is making a stand for the middle aged: he has worked in entertainment with a long list of storied names from Boy George to Paul Oakenfield, Queen to Fatboy Slim. He has a lot to say. Play with Half Japanese, Phantom Limbs (Tucson band, see vinyl). Track 4 “Man Bun” could easily become a cult classic a la Dr Demento.

FCCs on 1, 6, 7, 10(!) safe harbor safe except 10

1) (4:07) FCC quick "fuckin" late, too bad - surfy subtle sexy 2)* (2:39) rockin power pop "I hate you you hate me". 3) (2:38) "heart and soul" uke song with traditional 50's romantic pop feel, Dinah Shore, Welk 4)*** (2:11) "Man Bun" cutesy music belies acerbic lyrics denigrating the Man Bun ("you look like a girl named Brooklyn") 5) (3:14) upbeat pop 6) (2:40) FCC ("shit") kinda perverse. 7) (3:07) FCC "shitfaced" too bad. 8) (3:21) walking bass, innuendo, sexy 9) (2:21) upbeat commentary on loneliness. 10) FCCS FCCS FCCS NO NO NO (lyrics are Fuck you fuck you fuck you... ooo la la).

Track Listing
1.Lounge Dog 6.Sandbox
2.Puking 7.Paycheck
3.Heart And Soul 8.Kitty
4.Man Bun 9.Smitty's Calling
5.Cold Soup 10.Lullaby Blues