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When you take your pick be careful how you choose it.
Everyone chooses so you can't say that you won't.
You can cover your eyes, but no one gets off that easy.
You can try to run, you can try to run, but you don't.
There's a reason we're here and I know you can see it
so come on now and give it over, son.
You're too sensible dressed and easily impressed
and now I'm addressing your oppressing hands - go!

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from Beautiful Machines, released April 1, 2002

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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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