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Artist: Saint Etienne
Title: Foxbase Alpha
Format: LP 180 Gram Vinyl
Label: PLAIN  ( http://www.runtshop.com )
Catalog Number:178
Barcode:646315517811 itemnumber=1000114992
Price: $21.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: ELECTRONICA
Release Date: 11/19/2013
Availability: In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
Additional Musical Category Notes:
Pop/Rock, Electronic 


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“Foxbase Alpha” is the 1991 debut album by the British group Saint Etienne and it is a wonderful mix of both modern and retro influences with house music, ambient, samples and 60s pop coexisting easily for a unique sound not found anywhere else at the time. It is best known for their popular cover of Neil Young’s “Only Love Can Break Your Heart”. “Foxbase Alpha” had such an impact upon its release that it was nominated for the Mercury Prize eventually losing to Primal Scream's "Screamadelica". This early 90s Britpop classic is now available on 180 gram vinyl from Plain Records.

Track Listing
Side One:

 1. 
[0:43] This Is Radio Etienne

 2. 
[4:29] Only Love Can Break Your Heart

 3. 
[1:59] Wilson

 4. 
[4:44] Carnt Sleep

 5. 
[3:46] Girl VII

 6. 
[3:44] Spring

 7. 
[3:08] She’s The One

Side Two:

 1. 
[7:42] Stoned To Say The Least

 2. 
[4:21] Nothing Can Stop Us

 3. 
[1:32] Etienne Gonna Die

 4. 
[3:57] London Belongs To Me

 5. 
[7:42] Like The Swallow

 6. 
[0:41] Dilworth’s Theme

Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: LP         
Vinyl Weight: 180 grams
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