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April 13, 2009 Romance may or may not be dead, but song-based seduction thrives on in the music of Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan. In "Come on Over (Turn Me On)," Campbell and Lanegan coo and growl, respectively, waltzing around each other like two newly smitten neophytes with tractor beams for gazes. The resulting chemistry is both palpable and deep.
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December 13, 2006 Former Belle and Sebastian singer Isobel Campbell radiates tranquility and calm wonder on "Willows Song." Emulating the haunted, melancholic tone of late-'60s British folk, Isobel Campbell, her off-in-the-cosmos soprano lures her listeners past the words, into the sloping melody and the thick swirls of atmosphere around it.
April 25, 2006 Former Belle and Sebastian member Isobel Campbell has a new collaborator for her latest album. She teamed with occasional Queens of the Stone Age frontman Mark Lanegan for Ballad of the Broken Seas.
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March 19, 2006 They're an odd couple. Angel-voiced Scot Isobel Campbell and gravelly grunge rocker Mark Lanegan of Seattle combine their talents on the CD Ballad of the Broken Seas. Campbell tells Liane Hansen about life after Belle and Sebastian.
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October 20, 2003 Music through the mail: Postal Service; New Orleans funk from Garage a Trois; Jazz from Sweden: Tord Gustavsen Trio; Beethoven from the Jacques Loussier Trio and more.
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