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The Proclaimers - Throw The 'R' Away FLAC album


Performer: The Proclaimers
Genre: Rock
Title: Throw The 'R' Away
Country: UK
Released: 1987
Style: Folk Rock, Pop Rock
FLAC version ZIP size: 1194 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1863 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1589 mb
Rating: 4.7
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Throw the 'R' Away Lyrics. I've been so sad Since you said my accent was bad He's worn a frown This Caledonian clown. I'm just going to have to learn to hesitate To make sure my words on your Saxon ears don't grate But I wouldn't know a single word to say If I flattened all the vowels and I threw the "R" away. Some days I stand On your green and pleasant land How dare I show face When my diction is such a disgrace  . Included on their The Finest hits compilation, this quintessentially Glaswegian track is about the Proclaimers not losing their accent just so they fit in. "Throw the 'R' Away" Track Info. This Is the Story The Proclaimers. 1. Throw the 'R' Away.

The Proclaimers are a Scottish music duo composed of twin brothers Charlie and Craig Reid (born 5 March 1962). They are best known for their songs "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)", "Sunshine on Leith", "I'm On My Way" and "Letter from America", and their singing style with a Scottish accent. The band tours extensively throughout the world. After several punk rock bands at school they formed the Proclaimers in 1983. The pair came to public attention when an Inverness-based fan sent their demo to the English band the Housemartins, who were impressed enough to invite the Proclaimers on their 1986 United Kingdom tour. Throw the 'R' Away" – – This Is the Story. Letter from America" (band version).

The Proclaimers Lyrics. I'm just going to have to learn to hesitate To make sure my words On your Saxon ears don't grate But I wouldn't know a single word to say If I flattened all the vowels And threw the 'R' away. The Proclaimers Lyrics. album: "This Is The Story" (1987). Throw The 'R' Away Over And Done With Misty Blue The Part That Really Matters (I'm Gonna) Burn Your Playhouse Down Letter From America Sky Takes The Soul It Broke My Heart The First Attack Make My Heart Fly Beautiful Truth The Joyful Kilmarnock Blues. Throw The 'R' Away" lyrics provided for educational purposes and personal use only.

The Proclaimers - Throw the 'R' Away from their first album "This is the Story". NOTE: I learned this purely by listening so I would appreciate any corrections that may. be appropriate. Also there is one particular chord which I (using online chord identifier) identified as. Emaj7 sus4. If I flattened all the vowels. And threw the 'R' away. You say that if I want to get ahead. It doesn't please your ear. And though you tell it like a leg-pull. It seems you're still full of John Bull. You just refuse to hear.

Proclaimers : Throw the R Away - Live Acoustic (Scotland's Music). Proclaimers : Throw the R Away - Live on The Tube (debut performance). The Proclaimers - The Joyful Kilmarnock Blues.

Artist: The Proclaimers Heyo! SONGLYRICS just got interactive.

I’ve been so sad Since you said my accent was bad He’s worn a frown This Caledonia clown I’m just going to have to learn to hesitate To make sure my words. On your Saxen ears don’t grate But I wouldn’t know a single word to say If I flattened all the vowels And threw the ‘are’ away. And though you tell it like a leg pull I think your still full of John Bull You just refuse to bear. Some days I stand On your green and pleasant land Now dare I show face When my diction is such a disgrace.

Tracklist

A Throw The 'R' Away 2:45
B A Train Went Past The Window 3:14

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Pressed By – PRS Ltd.
  • Lacquer Cut At – Master Room

Credits

  • Composed By – The Proclaimers
  • Design – John Pasche
  • Photography By – Nick Knight
  • Producer – John Williams

Notes

℗ © 1987 Chrysalis Records Limited

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 5 013136 314472
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5013136314472
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side A): CHS 3144 A // 2 ∇ 420 R 1 1 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side B): CHS 3144 B // 2 ∇ 420 R 1 1 2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHS 12 3144 The Proclaimers Throw The 'R' Away ‎(12") Chrysalis CHS 12 3144 UK 1987
K-311 The Proclaimers Throw The 'R' Away ‎(7", Single) Chrysalis K-311 Australia 1987