Prior to his success in EBTG, Ben Watt released his now-legendary solo album, ‘North Marine Drive’, and it reached # 1 in the Indie Chart in 1983.
• The other half of Everything But The Girl is, of course, Ben Watt. Prior to his success in EBTG, Ben released his now-legendary solo album, ‘North Marine Drive’, and it reached # 1 in the Indie Chart in 1983.
• Now available again as a keenly awaited re-press, this album includes a cover of Bob Dylan’s ‘You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go’, five bonus tracks of Ben’s collaboration with Robert Wyatt, and a new booklet.
• Again with such a surge of interest in Everything But The Girl, Ben’s solo recordings are in high demand.
1. ON BOX HILL
2. SOME THINGS DON’T MATTER
3. LUCKY ONE
4. EMPTY BOTTLES
5. NORTH MARINE DRIVE
6. WAITING LIKE MAD
7. THIRST FOR KNOWLEDGE
8. LONG TIME NO SEA
9. YOU’RE GONNA MAKE ME LONESOME WHEN YOU GO
10. WALTER AND JOHN
12. SLIPPING SLOWLY
13. ANOTHER CONVERSATION WITH MYSELF
14. A GIRL IN WINTER