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Elbow: The Take Off and Landing of Everything

Mick Middles, Quietus, The, 17 March 2014

THREE YEARS BEYOND the nostalgic somnolence of Build A Rocket Boys and things have changed. Guy Garvey is now beyond an amicable split from his partner of eight years and appears to have expanded his lyrical and geographical horizons.

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