Adventures in Gramophone

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Adventures in Gramophone
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Compilation album by Duke Special
Released 2005 (2005)
Recorded 2005
Genre Rock
Length 49:13
Label Hag Records
Producer Paul Pilot
Duke Special chronology
Your Vandal
(2005)Your Vandal2005
Adventures in Gramophone
Songs from the Deep Forest
(2006)Songs from the Deep Forest2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
RTÉ 3/5 stars[1]
Cross Rhythms 9/10 stars[2]

Adventures in Gramophone is an album by the Northern Ireland based artist Duke Special. It was released on Hag Records in 2005 and collects all twelve tracks from two previous EP releases - Lucky Me and My Villain Heart. It was nominated for the 2006 Choice Music Prize for Irish Album of the Year, losing out to 13 Songs by Julie Feeney.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Last Night I Nearly Died (But I Woke Up Just in Time)"
  2. "Some Things Make Your Soul Feel Clean"
  3. "Freewheel"
  4. "As Good As It Gets"
  5. "Regarding the Moonlight in Eastbourne"
  6. "Kill Me Quickly Please"
  7. "I Let You Down (Like a Tonne Weight)"
  8. "Wake Up Scarlett"
  9. "Closer to the Start"
  10. "Don't Breathe"
  11. "You Don't Slow Me Down"
  12. "Love Is a Series of Scars"

All songs were written by Duke Special, with the exception of "I Let You Down (Like a Tonne Weight)" by Duke Special and Brian Houston.


  1. ^ Archived December 20, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Cross Rhythms

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