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The Fall

Famously described by John Peel as being "always different, always the same", The Fall were formed in Manchester, England in 1976 during the Punk era although their style quickly evolved into something more idiosyncratic. The one permanent fixture amidst the Fall's ever-changing line-up was Mark E. Smith (1957 – 2018). Smith's lyrics are free, unboxed and unpredictable, touching on an extremely wide range of subjects and places, and caring little for being tied down to easily digestible messages. Read more on Last.fm

Track: How I Wrote Elastic Man

Album: Grotesque (After the Gramme) [Expanded Edition]

Album Details:
Album Grotesque (After the Gramme) [Expanded Edition]
Label
Release Date 2004-03-15
Total Tracks 15
Track Listing:
1Pay Your Rates02:58
2English Scheme02:05
3New Face In Hell05:39
4C 'n' C-S Mithering07:36
5The Container Drivers03:05
6Impression of J. Temperence04:19
7In the Park01:43
8WMC-Blob 5901:19
9Gramme Friday03:18
10The NWRA09:09
11How I Wrote Elastic Man04:19
12City Hobgoblins02:21
13Totally Wired03:25
14Putta Block - Rough Trade (Single Version)04:24
15Mark E. Smith Self-Interview 198007:18

Most Played Tracks as Scrobbled to Last.fm

# Title Plays
1Totally Wired
381749
2The Classical
247265
3Victoria
170708
4Spoilt Victorian Child
159901
5L.A.
155714
6Mountain Energy
152822
7Hip Priest
142257
8Bombast
136628
9Lost In Music
129897
10Mansion
129459

Other Album Releases:

1982
Bend Sinister / The Domesday Pay-Off Triad - plus
Levitate
The Fall Live In Manchester
New Facts Emerge
Live in Clitheroe
Dragnet (Deluxe Edition)
Sub-Lingual Tablet
Live Uurop VIII-XII Places in Sun & Winter, Son
Live in San Fransisco

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