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Later included on Beautiful Machines.

Some lyrics were re-appropriated for the song "Cedar."

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

keep still
stay quiet

no dust unsettled
on pillows of down
your breathing's steady
your sleep is sound

cos you're not alone
you're just alone with me

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from Love Songs for Late Bloomers, released January 1, 1999
Written, produced, performed, recorded + mixed by Kent Burt.

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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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