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Album Lyrics

Track List:

(Click on album cover for lyrics)

  1. Food For Songs
  2. Start With Me
  3. Here And Now
  4. One Thing Left To Do
  5. Tell Her This
  6. Being Somebody Else
  7. Roll To Me
  8. Crashing Down
  9. It Might As Well Be You
  10. Never Enough
  11. It's Never Too Late To Be Alone
  12. Driving With The Brakes On

Album Information:

Genre: Melodic Rock.
Produced By:
Al Clay.
Record Label:

Why This Album Is So Great:

Compared to Del Amitri albums before this, "Twisted" is characterized by having more guitars and being less straightforward. The tunes are still very catchy but it takes a little longer to figure them out. Others might call it Del Amitri's mature album...or I don't know. It was a tough decision choosing between this and their latest "Some Other Sucker's Parade", but the added complexity was probably what made me choose "Twisted". Not that Del Amitri have ever been very complex in their soundscape. What really appeals to me about them is their great sense for melodic songs spiced up with an extremely bittersweet attitude towards the man-woman thing. Listen to a song like "Driving With The Brakes On" and find your sight getting distant while you think of past/present love encounters. The edition I have also includes a 6-track live CD.

Overall Rating (on a scale from 1 to 10):8

If You Like This Artist, Check Out:

Simple Minds, Toad The Wet Sprocket, Tonic, U2.

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