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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!


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




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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