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C&L's Late Nite Music Club With The Blue Nile

Let's walk in the cool evening light

30 years ago today, the Scottish band Blue Nile released their 2nd album Hats.

Though the album only reached #108 on the Billboard 200 in the US, it's single did "The Downtown Lights" go to #10 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart. It would be the band's on chart action in the states. The album did make a lot of critics best-of lists for the year of 1989 and in 2006 Q magazine picked it as one of the "40 Best Albums of the '80s"

What are you listening to tonight?

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