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  1. Nov 26,  · Blow me if I didn’t have to reach for the dictionary and discover that the song would be fading long into the night with cricket-like creatures. In his excellent biography of the Go-Betweens, David Nichols asserts that Spring Hill Fair “doesn’t quite seem to come up to scratch” and suggests it may be too diverse to be cohesive.
  2. The Go-Betweens were an indie rock band formed in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia in The band was co-founded and led by singer-songwriters and guitarists Robert Forster and Grant McLennan, who were its only constant members throughout its existence. Drummer Lindy Morrison joined the band in , and its lineup would later expand to include bass guitarist Robert Vickers and multi.
  3. Lyrics to "River Of Money" by THE GO-BETWEENS: It is neither fair nor reasonable to expect sadness / To confine itself to it's causes. Like a river in flood, / When it subsides and the drowned bodies of / Animals have been deposited in the treetops, there is / Another kind of .
  4. Dec 17,  · The box set captures the band’s output from through and includes the first vinyl re-pressings of their first three studio albums in over thirty years (Send Me A Lullaby, Before Hollywood & Spring Hill Fair), all re-mastered from the original analog glamrock.fivegallonbucket.netinfo: The Go-Betweens.
  5. John Brand may have produced Spring Hill Fair, but the band showed little interest in the etiolated dregs of the Rough Trade ethos. They were ready. The world thought otherwise. Relistening to the most acclaimed British, Scottish, and Australian bands of the day should prove educational for those wondering why The Go-Betweens never stood a chance.
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Spring Hill Fair on Discogs/5(18).
  7. Domino Record’s sold out Go-Betweens deluxe box set, G Stands For Go-Betweens, is now available via a number of Amazon stores. The limited edition release will never be repressed and the anthology captures Aussie indie rock band’s output from through via four vinyl albums and four CDs (featuring different content – see full track listing below).
  8. With Robert Vickers and his more straightforward style of bass introduced to the band, McLennan switched fully over to guitar and the quartet entered the studio with producer John Brand for Spring Hill Fair. A slightly more conventional but no less entrancing collection of songs in comparison to Before Hollywood, Spring Hill Fair contains its fair share of Go-Betweens classics, with the rough.
  9. Spring Hill Fair was The Go-Betweens' third album released 27 September in the UK on Sire Records. The LP was recorded during a "very wet May" [2] at Studio Miraval in Le Val, France. Prior to the recording of the album, bass player Robert Vickers had joined the group, enabling Grant McLennan to move to lead glamrock.fivegallonbucket.netinfo: Alternative Rock indie pop, Jangle pop.

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