Album · 1999 · 13 Songs. You Gotta Love This City. 6. God Drinks At the Sando.
The Whitlams recorded their third album, Eternal Nightcap, with Freedman and Taylor co-producing. Freedman "chose musicians to fit each song, rather than have the same band through the whole album. In a later interview Freedman reflects "The band became a revolving door. The city of the title is Sydney, and many of these songs relate to its changing face. He described "You Gotta Love This City" as tary reaction to the commercialism of the Olympic Games" and "Blow Up the Pokies" as detailing the "infiltration of gambling machines into suburban bars and clubs. Nimmervoll described how the.
That was the challenge that faced the Whitlams when they came to release a follow-up to 1998's Eternal Nightcap. The result is Love This City. Whereas its predecessor had focussed on two major themes (the death of former frontman Stevie Plunder and long-distance relationships), this disc is less cohesive, covering a wide range of subject matter. The song style is different here, too, as Freedman allows his piano to take a back seat to guitars or brass on a number of tracks.
Love This City is the fourth studio album by Australian band The Whitlams, released by Black Yak through Warner in 1999. It peaked at No. 3 on the ARIA Albums Chart. Make the World Safe" – 3:43. Thank You (for Loving Me at My Worst)" – 3:59. Chunky, Chunky Air Guitar" – 3:04. Pretty as You" – 4:48. You Gotta Love This City" – 5:11. God Drinks at the Sando" – 2:53. Blow Up the Pokies" – 3:27. 400 Miles from Darwin" – 3:37.
Listen to music from The Whitlams like No Aphrodisiac, You Sound Like Louis Burdett & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from The Whitlams. The Whitlams are an Australian four-piece band hailing from Newtown, New South Wales. Formed in 1992, the band originally comprised Tim Freedman (lead vocals, piano), Stevie Plunder (lead vocals, guitar) and Andy Lewis (double bass, backing vocals). The line-up has changed many times over the years with Tim the only consistent member of the band, not to mention the only original member still alive.
I see that there are some The Whitlams albums on this site, which is most excellent! I was hoping that we could also get Love This City (1999) Close.
Whitlams"), "Blow up the Pokies" "love this City" "Unreliable" these are my favs at the moment but there all great so they'l change with my moods. 6 people found this helpful. The Whitlams have successfully conquered the unenviable task of following up Eternal Nightcap with this multi-layered album brimming with a winning combination of mellow jazz, exquisite orchestral arrangements and endearingly earnest lyrics. Freedman's voice is soothing with the musicality of a classically-trained pianist, and the album boasts guest artists to the calibre of Bernie Hayes, Marcia Hines and those larrikin lads from Machine Gun Fellation.
All the great songs and lyrics from the "Love This City" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. The Whitlams are a rock band based in Sydney, Australia. The original band consisted of Tim Freedman, Stevie Plunder and Andy Lewis.
Album by The Whitlams. Thankyou (For Loving Me at My Worst). Chunky Chunky Air Guitar. Pretty as You. 400 Miles From Darwin. Her Floor Is My Ceiling. MusicBrainz: Love This City.
Performer: Whitlams, The
Title: Love This City
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