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Baker's Dozen

Bakers Dozen: Portishead Choose Their Favourite 13 Albums
John Doran , August 31st, 2011 04:44

The chilly royalty of Bristol select their favourite long players in anticipation of ATP's I'll Be Your Mirror, New Jersey.

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Serge Gainsbourg - L'Histoire De Melody Nelson
Geoff Barrow: As a non-French speaker I can only relate on a musical level to this album. I love the connection between the three or so studio players, working together as a tight unit rather than being part of the orchestra also used. The players totally vibe with each other using dynamics of playing - something very hard to hear in modern production of popular music.


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