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Four Calendar Cafe - Cocteau Twins [#493]

For some reason, for years I thought the Cocteau Twins were a French band. Turned out Liz Fraser was just singing with a mouthful of gobstoppers or something. 66 more words

1993

UNDER THE RADAR: Cocteau Twins singer Elizabeth Fraser has written her first full-length music since the band split in 1998

UNDER THE RADAR: Cocteau Twins singer Elizabeth Fraser has written her first full-length music since the band split in 1998.

Fraser and her husband Damon Reece have composed the music for Sky Arts’ new drama series The Nightmare Worlds Of HG Wells. 275 more words

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Winter Wonderland

“Winter Wonderland,” written in 1934 by Felix Bernard, with lyrics by Richard B. Smith. Performed here by Cocteau Twins (Elizabeth Fraser, soprano). 45 more words

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1980s Madness: Determining the Winner of Music's Most Fractured Decade

Yesterday, I announced (posted on a lightly-read blog) my intention of creating a 64-group bracket to determine the best band or musician of the 1980s. 4,017 more words

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What's In The Bag? (99)

I re-visited something that I wrote back on November 19th, 2002, I wasn’t looking for it, I just stumbled across it, and, with some additions and amendments, here it is for the 99th Album that has been found in a bag, beginning with a quite appropriate intro based on the previous ‘ 828 more words

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2015 WRAP-UP

hard to believe i haven’t posted here since october until today… i think i’ve mentioned this, but it’s been increasingly hard for me to write here. 720 more words

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Cocteau Twins - Treasure

One of the great Scottish bands to come out of the immediate post-Punk era of the late nineteen seventies – think Associates, Simple Minds, Altered Images, Josef K and Orange Juice – Cocteau Twins formed at a Grangemouth disco in 1979.  559 more words

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