Ollie Halsall - Lovers Leaping (Blk) [Limited Edition] | RECORD STORE DAY

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DISC: 1

1. Hey Hey Little Girl
2. Come On Let's Go
3. Back Against the Wall
4. Crazy When I Fall in Love
5. Door to Door Daughter
6. Travelling Show
7. Lovers Leaping
8. Stepping Out
9. You Need a Friend
10. First Day in New York
11. Airplane Food
12. Summertime Kids

More Info:

Welcome remaster and repackage of British guitarist Ollie Halsall's collection of one man band demos recorded in 1979. It's important to note this is not a 'guitar album' but it is more about Ollie the singer/songwriter, with results that are deeply revealing. These are 3-minute pop masterpieces which owe far more to Lennon & McCartney than to John Cale or Kevin Ayers and the rest of Ollie's more indulgent associations. The original demos fall in such a perfect sequence it is hard to imagine them not being intended as a complete album, which is how they remain presented here. Completing the package is Ollie's self-portrait on the cover. Beautiful, limited pressing on vinyl for the first time.