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Felt - Bubblegum Perfume

Felt - Bubblegum Perfume

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Collecting singles and album tracks from Felt's time on Creation Records.


Following a run with Cherry Red Records that featured a potential major label jump, guitarist Maurice Deebank quitting and rejoining multiple times, several pop stardom carrots just out of reach, mixing battles with Robin Guthrie, and a shocking entry into the record charts, Lawrence (just “Lawrence”, like “Cher” or “Madonna” thank you very much) knew he would be making a change with his band Felt.

He would be seeing out his plan of ten albums and ten singles in ten years alongside a new partner in Creation Records. This compilation beautifully captures those years. Creation was beginning a rapid ascent at the time, with Alan McGee serving as its hyperactive mouthpiece and focal point. McGee was all in on the band. “Lawrence achieved pop perfection, a breathless rush of sensitivity and intelligence. It was too understated to be commercial, too art to go pop, too pop to go art—in other words it was a perfect combination of all the music I loved at the time.”

McGee was thrilled to have what he considered a real star on the label, and Lawrence was equally thrilled to have such an enthusiastic cheerleader. He funneled that enthusiasm into some of the most focused songwriting of his career, as well as some of his wildest experiments, all of which are on display here.

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+ Audio and artwork personally overseen by
+ Available on limited Pink colour vinyl.


1. I Will Die With My Head In Flames
2. Stained-Glass Windows In The Sky
3. I Didn?t Mean To Hurt You
4. Space Blues
5. Autumn
6. Be Still
7. There?s No Such Thing As Victory
8. Magellan
9. The Final Resting Of The Ark
10. Sandman?s On The Rise Again
11. Don?t Die On My Doorstep
12. Tuesday?s Secret
13. Book Of Swords
14. Female Star
15. Fire Circle
16. The Darkest Ending
17. Bitter End
18. Rain Of Crystal Spires
19. Voyage To Illumination
20. Ballad Of The Band

Artist: Felt
Label: 1972 Records
Catalogue: 197202P
Barcode: 852545003820
Format: LP
Release Date: 3rd March 2023

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