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Review of Echoes In A Shallow Bay

  • By Kris Kirk
  • Melody Maker
  • 23-Nov 1985

The ‘Great Spangled Fritillary’ takes its name from a butterfly; ‘Melonella’ is more upbeat that the Cocteaus’ usual music, noisy almost; ‘Pale Clouded White’ feels like you’re caught in a warm snowstorm; and ‘Eggs and Their Shells’ is making love on a clifftop with seabirds flying overhead. Am I alone in finding them a complete and utter turn-on? ▣

Review of <cite>Echoes In A Shallow Bay</cite>
Sleeve for Echoes in a Shallow Bay by 23 Envelope for 4AD, 1985.