Dexys Midnight Runners
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Live At The Royal Court Liverpool 2003 album art

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Come On Eileen
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Show Me
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Geno [2000 Remaster]
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Burn It Down [2000 Remaster]
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Tell Me When My Light Turns Green [2000 Remaster]

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    Dexys Midnight Runners are best known in America as one of new wave's ultimate one-hit wonders, thanks to their 1982 number one smash "Come on Eileen," a distinctive fusion of '80s pop, Celtic folk, and blue-eyed soul. In the U.K., however, they earned a fair amount of critical acclaim and made a greater impression on the public consciousness with their frequent changes in sound, wardrobe, and personnel. Dexys were formed in 1978 by singer/guitarist/songwriter Kevin Rowland and singer/guitarist Kevin "Al" Archer (who changed his first name to avoid confusion). Both had been m... Read more

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