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George Best Plus


Download links and information about George Best Plus by The Wedding Present. This album was released in 1987 and it belongs to Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative genres. It contains 23 tracks with total duration of 01:10:41 minutes.

Artist: The Wedding Present
Release date: 1987
Genre: Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative
Tracks: 23
Duration: 01:10:41
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No. Title Length
1. Everyone Thinks He Looks Daft 4:09
2. What Did Your Last Servant Die of? 2:43
3. Don’t Be so Afraid 2:43
4. A Million Miles 3:33
5. All This and More 2:22
6. Getting Nowhere Fast 1:43
7. My Favourite Dress 4:14
8. Shatner 2:06
9. Something and Nothing 3:50
10. It’s What You Want That Matters 3:25
11. Give My Love to Kevin 2:45
12. Anyone Can Make a Mistake 3:20
13. You Can’t Moan Can You? 3:18
14. All About Eve 2:12
15. Nobody’s Twisting Your Arm 4:01
16. Nothing Comes Easy 4:25
17. Don’t Laugh 3:02
18. I’m Not Always So Stupid 4:06
19. Why Are You Being So Reasonable Now? 2:34
20. Not from Where I’m Standing 2:36
21. Give My Love to Kevin (Acoustic) 2:53
22. Getting Better 2:07
23. Pourqoui Es Tu Devenue Si Raisonnable 2:34



Apart from the dark and majestic Seamonsters, George Best is easily the best possible introduction to the Wedding Present's work; it's also a fine introduction to the entire C-86 scene that had such an impact on British rock. It would be nearly impossible to name the standout tracks, since the band's strength lies in the fact that every tune is so solid: it should suffice to mention "Everyone Thinks He Looks Daft," "My Favourite Dress," "Anyone Can Make a Mistake," and "Shatner" — then remember that nearly every songon the album is just as good as those that have been picked out as singles. Though it's early days in their long career, David Gedge's cherrfully bitter worldview and brilliantly glum wordplay was fully formed by this point, as was the band's musically punishing attack that was built on hummingbird fast guitars and thumping drums. With the band never taking a breath or slowing down, the album can be a bit overwhelming at times, but it's also just as easy to swept away and transported by the sound and fury. A brilliant debut. ~ Nitsuh Abebe & Tim Sendra, Rovi