Everything but the Girl (album)

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Everything but the Girl
Studio album by Everything but the Girl
Released 1984
Genre Alternative rock, Indie pop, Jangle pop
Label Sire Records
Producer Robin Millar
Everything but the Girl chronology
Eden
(1984)
Everything but the Girl
(1984)
Love Not Money
(1985)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Everything but the Girl is the first US release by the musical duo Everything but the Girl from Hull, England that was released in 1984. It contains six tracks from their UK debut, Eden, two UK singles and four alternate tracks.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Tracey Thorn and Ben Watt, except where indicated:

  1. "Each and Everyone" – 2:46
  2. "Tender Blue" (Watt) – 3:04
  3. "Another Bridge" – 2:12
  4. "Frost and Fire" – 3:02
  5. "Fascination" (Thorn) – 3:19
  6. "Crabwalk" (Watt) – 3:24
  7. "Never Could Have Been Worse" (Watt) – 2:43
  8. "Laugh You Out the House" (Thorn) – 1:46
  9. "Mine" (Thorn) – 3:18
  10. "Easy as Sin" (Watt) – 2:56
  11. "Native Land" – 3:06
  12. "Riverbed Dry" – 2:53

Personnel[edit]

  • Tracey Thorn – acoustic guitar, vocals
  • Ben Watt – guitar, piano, Hammond organ, vocals
  • Chucke Meichan – double bass
  • Bosco DeOliveira – percussion
  • Dick Pearce – flugelhorn, trumpet
  • Nigel Nash – tenor saxophone
  • Peter King – alto saxophone
  • Charles Hayward – drums
  • Chucho Merchán – double bass
  • Simon Booth – guitar
  • Bill LeSage – vibraphone
  • Johnny Marr – harmonica
  • Phil Moxham – bass
  • Dave Smith – double bass
  • Bob Sydur – tenor saxophone

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