Porcupine Tree – Stranger By The Minute
Posted on Mar 17th, 2008 by Alan @ 10:03 am

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I’ve let the frequency of my posts slip again, haven’t I? Mitigating circumstances are that I was away from home for a week, but I really must do better – I posted hee haw for a week and a half before I went, which is pretty poor really.

And what better way to start a “must do better” than with a bit of Porcupine Tree? I think I’ve done pretty well so far in controlling the urge to post the whole of Stupid Dream (I’ve only covered Pure Narcotic and Piano Lessons up until now) – that album is so frickin’ good every single track deserves to be showcased. But my hope is that once you’ve heard two or three tracks you won’t be able to stop yourself clicking on the link below and buying a copy for yourself.

If Pure Narcotic and Piano Lessons weren’t enough, here’s another taster.

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