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Previously released on the Plotter Group compilation "Bulbous" in 2003.

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The air is alive -
warm and electric -
a woolen blanket
of ash-grey light.

The night is afire
and full of wishes
on a thousand stars
dropping like flies.

Along the hallway
a string of rooms -
all cedar scent
and cigarette smoke

wading around
your swimming pool eyes -
your Windex eyes -
your winning eyes.

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from I Hope You Die First, released October 5, 2008

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The Linger Effect St John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Reputedly abandoned as an infant on the unforgiving permafrost of northeast Newfoundland and raised by sasquatch, TLE is the type of one-man music machine that arrives only once per generation. Velvety 6-string chuggalug, chilly Teutonic synth, Eurodisco, & Mancunian post-punk bound together by a sticky, spunky aplomb that only a lifetime of being switched on and streetwise can engender. ... more

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