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Thank God Its Not Christmas - Sparks - Kimono My House (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. The not-so-subtle hint to be gone [Chorus:] Thank God it's not Christmas When there is only you And nothing else to do Thank God it's not Christmas Where there's just you to do The rest is closed to public view Caroling kids, caroling kids A trifle premature, in tones so rich and pure and crystaline Call for the day, the popular day It's fast.

  2. “One of the many highlights on the phenomenal Kimono My House, "Thank God It’s Not Christmas" is the archetypal song from Sparks’ Island Records era. Adrian Fisher’s lead guitar and Ron Mael’s piano duel insistently with a prominent string section, as Russell Mael sings an alternately wry and depressing lyric about the desire to find activities that distract oneself from a slowly disintegrating relationship.

  3. Of all of the bands who fall somewhere in the "I really like them" range for me, Sparks have to be at or near the top in terms of throwing ideas into their albums that were the equivalent of a pile of dog turds on an otherwise pristine front lawn (for what it's worth, I would put .

  4. Remastered for it's 40th Anniversary and packaged in a thickspined outer sleeve with original inner bag plus notes from Russell Mael and a new essay, this 2X LP version of 'Kimono My House' really is the definite version of a true landmark. Not only is the original album - containing the all-time classic singles 'This Town Ain't BiG Enough for Both of Us' and 'Amateur Hour' - sounding.

  5. Album. Kimono My House Sparks. Released May Thank God It's Not Christmas Lyrics. 6. Hasta Mañana, Monsieur Lyrics. 7. Talent Is an Asset Lyrics. 8. Complaints.

  6. One of the most admired and important albums in the catalogue of groundbreaking pop-rock duo Sparks is returning to vinyl. Their album ‘Kimono My House,’ a top five UK success which.

  7. Kimono My House is a music studio album recording by SPARKS (Crossover Prog/Progressive Rock) released in on cd, lp / vinyl and/or cassette. This page includes Kimono My House's: cover picture, songs / tracks list, members/musicians and line-up, different releases details, free MP3 download (stream), buy online links: amazon, ratings and detailled reviews by our experts, collaborators /5(5).

  8. Arguably one of Sparks' best albums, 's Kimono My House finds the brothers Mael (Ron wrote most the songs and played keyboards, while Russell was the singing frontman) ingeniously playing their guitar- and keyboard-heavy pop mix on 12 consistently fine tracks. Adding a touch of bubblegum, and even some of Zappa's own song-centric experimentalism to the menu, the Maels spruce up a sleazy.

  9. Remastered for its 40th Anniversary and packaged in a thick spined outer sleeve with original inner bag plus notes from Russell Mael and a new essay, this new 2LP version of Sparks' commercial breakthrough Kimono My House really is the definite version of a true landmark. Not only is the original album – containing the all-time classic singles "This Town Ain’t Big Enough For Both Of.

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