The Magic Numbers - Those The Brokes

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Album Review

Release date: 17 July 2007

The Magic Numbers - Those The Brokes

The Magic Numbers: Those The Brokes

Romeo and co proved they could pen a tune last time around, but why do they insist on making all their odes to unrequited love so bleeding long?

This world is not a perfect place. As we write this review, a brandy-glugging North Korean dictator in platform shoes is on the brink of sending Southeast Asia into a nuclear arms race; in the Middle East nations are gleefully bombing each other into the Stone Age while a God-bothering American President kicks back and waits for the rapture. Closer to home, our civil liberties are disappearing...

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  • Oct 30, 2006

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  • Aug 22, 2007
The Magic Numbers: Buffalo Bar, London; Thursday September 28

The Magic Numbers: Buffalo Bar, London; Thursday September 28

The bearded ones prove that repeating an old trick can still be magic

  • Oct 13, 2006
The Magic Numbers: Bowery Ballroom, New York: Monday November 28

The Magic Numbers: Bowery Ballroom, New York: Monday November 28

A wintery New York thrills to the Numbers’ good-time melodies. Who needs the sun anyway?

  • Dec 8, 2005

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The Magic Numbers, Saint Etienne to play Fleetwood Mac album at Truck Festival

The Magic Numbers, Saint Etienne to play Fleetwood Mac album at Truck Festival

Bands join forces to perform 1977 classic 'Rumours'

Magic Numbers reschedule album release date and tour

Magic Numbers reschedule album release date and tour

Band set for headline gigs in September and October

The Magic Numbers to headline Tapestry’s Supersonic Sunday festival

The Magic Numbers to headline Tapestry’s Supersonic Sunday festival

Jim Jones Review and Kitty, Daisy And Lewis will also play the one day event

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