Songs to the Siren

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Golden Brown

The Stranglers

10th January 1982 (single), 9th November 1981 (LP)

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This is the first of a few great songs which add or skip beats in one of their distinctive hooks.

In this case, a song in waltz time introduces an occasional bar of common time in the distinctive intro riff.

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Mathematics

Cherry Ghost

9th April 2007 (single), 9th July 2007 (LP)

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Cherry Ghost started as the solo project of singer-songwriter Simon Aldred, and this the first single, a beautiful waltz-time piece.

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