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How many of you can name a Swiss pop band? Me neither! But that’s what Double were – though this is no yodelling or misty mountain hop. In fact “Captain of the Heart” is one of those one hit wonders, though I think it’s set apart by being a truly epic song with its casual sophistication and melodic grace.

Released in ’85 – a seminal year for me living in Oz , listening to a range of international music – the sax accompaniment screams ‘80’s cool. Sure it’s a bit “poppy”, but what the hell? Just a pity they could never follow it up…

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About the Curator: Richard Parsons

Richard Parsons - Musicto Curator

I grew up listening to music from the late 60’s onwards. Pirate pop radio; swapping LP’s with friends; exploring genres; daydreaming over the latest woofer and tweeter.

In reality I spent thirty years imparting imperfect knowledge of English literature and drama to young minds in school. Regrets? No. I loved teaching; loved the interaction with the pupils, and made lifelong friends as a result. And what better way to keep up to date with music? I always played stuff in my lessons, and as a result, I’d be bombarded with suggestions from my flock! “Sir! Have you heard…?

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