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NEW ALBUM: Paul Weller "true meanings"
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PAUL WELLER "true meanings"

Spotify (and cd) listen:

fourteenth solo set, twenty sixth overall...
folky, pastoral, rootsy...
acoustic guitars, paino and orchestrations/strings...
a move back into familiar musical territory after several experimental albums...
songs of love, peace, contentment....
he's a satisfied man easing gracefully into his 60s....
not a classic Weller album by any means but probably the loveliest album he has ever made...
its sweet, yet edgy at the same time...
theres a couple of songs I don't like, but theres plenty of good stuff for my liking...

already posted the singles on the forum, heres my favourite track off it:



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#2
^Hope to get around to listening to this, which may just happen today since I seem to be getting a stable connection, for a change!
"The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us." ~ Bill Watterson
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^^Finally managed to hear this album – I agree with you completely CH – I found it quite enchanting (which is probably not a word often associated with Paul Weller! Lol!). There’s almost an olde worlde feeling about it – for some reason it conjured up images of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” for me – a little bit of magic and mischief. Interesting instruments – Rod Argent on Hammond on your fav. He’s so comfortable and these songs are beautifully measured. I love it. Going on the Wishlist for sure.  Smile
"The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us." ~ Bill Watterson
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#4
A Mid Summers Night Dream...perfect description Ruby (can always rely on you to get the right words when they fail me!)
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#5
^Lol - I'm pleased you think so. I often have serious doubts about these strange associations that pop up in my head!!
"The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us." ~ Bill Watterson
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#6
debuted at #2 on the UK charts this week
debuted at #35 in Australia this week
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#7
another agreement here
surprised this is not on CH's best of the year list
but it was probably #11

love this one




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#8
LOL, you love "bowie", yet its my least favourite on the album...
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