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'Map Of Japan' is a LOT of fun. It's about a map. Of Japan. And the back of your hand. Or it might be about something completely unrelated. But seeing as its only 48 seconds long we thought it only fair to make it just 30p to download.


Map Of Japan

Map of Japan, Map of Japan
I'm looking at a map of Japan
Back of your hand, back of your hand
I'm looking at the back of your hand

(Repeats verse One)


from Things Keep Blowing Up, released March 29, 2012
Words and Music by Simon Parker
Drums by Ali Gavan
Everything else by Simon Parker



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Lightning Dept. Brighton, UK

Lightning Dept. was all started by the misreading of a shop sign. Written over a 3 week period and recorded in just 3 days, 'things KEEP blowing UP' is a fresh, icy blast of pop magic. The bands love of Weezer, Lemonheads and Guided By Voices shines through on this 15 track album which is all over in 32 minutes of clipped majestic indie rock.
Look out for the CD and digital release in March 2012.
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