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TOMTE • Eine Sonnige Nacht • LP

TOMTE • Eine Sonnige Nacht • LP

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In stirring anthems like "Korn & Sprite" or, indeed, "The Rick McPhail Song," dedicated to the Tocotronic guitarist/keyboardist, the sun seems to shine from within instead of on the horizon. It appears even more elegiac when Thees Uhlmann wistfully observes, "There were people in the streets, singing songs from 20 years ago," only to resign himself finally, saying, "The night I died, these guys sang a song." The tears gradually turn into torrents, yet they make the heart swell with emotion. In the profoundly personal title track, it is said, "Everything makes sense, everything fits together [...] Please think about tomorrow / It was a sunny night." Once in a lifetime, you can be the melancholic chirping cricket by the shore of an artificial lake, and you no longer know whether to laugh or cry. Probably the latter.
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