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Taking Off

There’s no reason for posting this other than that I haven’t been able to keep it out of my head for about a month now.

Artery were a short-lived Sheffield band who achieved a modicum, and I mean modicum, of success with their fourth single Into the Garden. Their sixth was The Alabama Song, on the b-side of which was this wonderful lament.

I just can’t get it out of my head.

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