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Words come quickly - a beautiful roar -
like a loaded gun in the house next door.
"A tattered blue blazer and battered old ring -
surely you can't care for these things?"

As your cigarette curls around my head
I'm taking in air, but can't catch my breath.
I don't remember anything before -
all my life was just a preface to Now.

Alive and awake and aware and free
and shining as bright as bright can be -
we glow!
If we go down, we go full of stars full-on!

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from The Linger Effect is a Bourgeois Scam, released January 3, 2012

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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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