Prefab Sprout (Discontinued) by Steve McQueen
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180 Gram Audiophile Virgin Vinyl LP - Sealed
The English alternative pop rock band Prefab Sprout formed in 1978 in Newcastle and rose to fame during the 1980s, especially in the United Kingdom.
Frontman Paddy McAloon is regularly hailed as one of the great songwriters of his generation. 'Steve McQueen' is their second album and was originally released in 1985.
Smart, sophisticated, and timelessly stylish, 'Steve McQueen' is somewhat of a Classic, a shimmering jazz-pop masterpiece sparked by Paddy McAloon's witty and inventive songwriting.
In the United States the album was released under the title 'Two Wheels Good' due to a legal conflict with the estate of American actor Steve McQueen.
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