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Lewis, Jeffrey / A Turn In The Dream-Songs
Album:A Turn In The Dream-Songs Collection:General
Artist:Lewis, Jeffrey Added:Nov 2011
Label:Rough Trade Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2012-01-08 Pull Date:2012-03-11 
Week Ending:Mar 4Jan 29Jan 22

 Recent Airplay
1.Sep 26, 2014:The Songsmith Show Finale
Water Leaking, Water Moving
4.Jan 17, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Time Trades
2.Jul 25, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Time Trades
5.Jun 14, 2013:The Songsmith Show
Krongu Green Slime, So What If I Couldn't Take It
3.Mar 28, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Krongu Green Slime, Time Trades
6.Mar 22, 2013:The Songsmith Show
Water Leaking, Water Moving

Album Review
MC Dizzy Jackson
Reviewed 2011-12-28 
Lewis has a very playful vocal delivery, much like Jonathan Richman, with equally quirky lyrics, very thought-provoking. He’s from N.Y. and is also a comic artist. It’s psyche, folk, rock, singer / songwriter stuff. Guitar, bass, drums, keys. This stuff is unbelievably GREAT! No FCC’s.

*My Favorites*: To tough to single out a few - they’re all great.

1. (4:52) Mid. Monotonous lyrical delivery over really beautiful guitar, percussion, violin, sax.
2. (2:13) Mid. Quick-paced lyrics. Guitar, vocal, clipped drum beat, backing vocals.
3. (4:16) Mid. Easy-going song with mandolin, guitar, plodding beat.
4. (1:36) Mid. Spacey keys, a bit of percussion, maybe a guitar and that’s it.
5. (3:26) Mid. Plodding beat, easy-going, great lyrics, great instrumentation of guitar, bass, drums. Great stuff.
6. (2:37) Mid / Fast. Upbeat. Rambling stuff about him being a ‘cult boyfriend’ with lots of cultural references. Fucking GREAT!
7. (6:06) Slow / Mid. Acoustic guitar and vocal. Song about Krongu green slime and some other stuff. Great lyrics.
8. (2:32) Mid. Upbeat, driving beat, backing vocals, cool guitar solo toward end.
9. (2:35) Slow / Mid. Easy-going song, very poignant lyrics about being by yourself, quite funny. Great.
10. (5:54) Mid / Fast. Quick guitar, quick lyrical delivery. Another GREAT story-song, with a great electric guitar near the end.
11. (1:27) Mid. Spacey keys, guitar, percussion, way the fuck out there.
12. (5:01) Sl;ow / Mid. Acoustic guitar, soft vocal. percussion. Song about water. Electric guitar enters with about 1:45 remaining, cool.
13. (2:13) Mid. Folky, easy-going with acoustic guitar, bass, drums, female backing vocal.
14. (1:00) Silence.
15. (2:25) Mid / Fast. Hidden song. Rap about a mosquito with heavy beat, keys, disturbing violin. Great.

Track Listing
1.To Go And Return 8.Try It Again
2.How Can It Be 9.When You're By Yourself
3.I Got Lost 10.So What If I Couldn't Take It
4.Boom Tube 11.From Draz
5.Time Trades 12.Water Leaking, Water Moving
6.Cult Boyfriend 13.Reaching
7.Krongu Green Slime 14.Silence 'no Audio' [Hidden Track]
 15.Mosquito Rap [Hidden Track]