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Kjetil's On The Boil: Arabrot's Favourite 13 LPs
Luke Turner , April 8th, 2014 10:19

As we gear up for a mighty basting at Desertfest, Arabrot main man Kjetil Nernes talks us through his 13 favourite albums


Scott Walker - Tilt
The eerie persona of Scott Walker was just as much a puzzle to me as to anybody else. I had read Irene's Cunt and discovered Jaques Brel via Jean Ferrat chanting the Aragon quite a few years ago. Scott Walker's interpretations of Brel were good, but it wasn't until The Drift that I was caught by his conjurations. Tilt is to me his greatest achievement - all lyrical, all beauty.

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