Whatever You Say, Say Nothing

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Whatever You Say, Say Nothing
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Studio album by Deacon Blue
Released 1 March 1993
Recorded July 1991 - May 1992
Genre Pop, Rock
Length 43:17
Label Columbia
Producer Steve Osborne, Paul Oakenfold
Deacon Blue chronology
Fellow Hoodlums
(1991)
Whatever You Say, Say Nothing
(1993)
Our Town - The Greatest Hits
(1994)
Alternative Cover
Cover of US release
Cover of US release
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Whatever You Say, Say Nothing is the fourth studio album from Deacon Blue. Changing from producer Jon Kelly to the team of Steve Osborne and Paul Oakenfold, this album presented a change in musical style for Deacon Blue. While the band's songwriting remained based in rock and blues, many of the tracks moved into alternative rock territory in their presentation.

Track listing - CD, Cassette & MiniDisc edition[edit]

All songs written by Ricky Ross, except where noted:

  1. "Your Town" – 5:21
  2. "Only Tender Love" – 5:10
  3. "Peace & Jobs & Freedom" – 4:52
  4. "Hang Your Head" – 4:05
  5. "Bethlehem's Gate" – 4:47
  6. "Last Night I Dreamed of Henry Thomas" – 3:45
  7. "Will We Be Lovers" (Ross, Osborne) – 3:56
  8. "Fall So Freely Down" – 4:17
  9. "Cut Lip" – 3:36
  10. "All Over the World" – 3:28

Track listing - Vinyl edition[edit]

All songs written by Ricky Ross, except where noted:

Side 1

  1. "Your Town" – 5:21
  2. "Only Tender Love" – 5:10
  3. "Peace & Jobs & Freedom" – 4:52
  4. "Hang Your Head" – 4:05
  5. "Bethlehem's Gate" – 4:47

Side 2

  1. "Will We Be Lovers" (Ross, Osborne) – 3:56
  2. "Fall So Freely Down" – 4:17
  3. "Cut Lip" – 3:36
  4. "Last Night I Dreamed of Henry Thomas" – 3:45
  5. "All Over the World" – 3:28

2012 Reissue[edit]

A deluxe remastered edition of the album was released by Edsel Records on 29 October 2012, containing all of the B-sides and remixes from the album's era.[2]

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