dirk Blanchart | About the Rain (Remastered Edition 2012)

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About the Rain (Remastered Edition 2012)

by dirk Blanchart

Rocknrollbluesoulfunkfolkreggaejazz. If you like Bowie & Dolby, you're in for a treat! Remastered version (2012) of the original album released in February 1989. 2nd solo album after his much acclaimed debut Europe Blue (1985).
Genre: Pop: 80's Pop
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  Song Share Time Download
1. Talkin' About the Rain
4:23 $0.99
2. Nothing But the Riddem
4:10 $0.99
3. Reasons Unknown
4:08 $0.99
4. Julian
4:12 $0.99
5. Railway Tracks
3:47 $0.99
6. Isn't It Love?
4:02 $0.99
7. Shine Tonight
4:18 $0.99
8. Love Life Part 2
3:57 $0.99
9. Two of a Kind
4:02 $0.99
10. The Magical Moon
5:46 $0.99
11. The Garbage Man
4:29 $0.99
12. Drive My Car
4:12 $0.99
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Album Notes
PRESS (release 1989).

'....opens brilliantly with 'Talking about the Rain', a song like a thundercloud'.

'The blues à la Van Gogh....his songs remind me of the work of a painter'.
(Rock This Town)

'Not without pretentions... ’About the Rain’ is a brilliant album’.

'...top of the list in a very productive Belgian music scene’.
(Het Nieuwsblad)

'...testimony of his love for music, the album radiates a hefty bluesy atmosphere’.
(Het Belang van Limburg, Stijn Meuris)

Music & lyrics by dirk Blanchart.
Published by EMI Music Publishing Belgium.
Produced by dirk Blanchart
Recorded at The Top, Gent (B), 1987 - 1988. Engineered by Peter Gillis.
Mixed at The Top & at Studio Impulse, Leuven (B).
Additional engineering by Werner Pensaert.
Mixed by Peter Gillis, Werner Pensaert & dirk Blanchart.
Remastered 2012 by Uwe Teichert, Electropolis, Brussels (B).

‘Home is where all of your dreams find a voice & come true'. (Railway tracks)
‘The scars of the earth are reflected on the faces of the people that we meet in bars & streets’. (Talking about the rain)



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