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Deserter

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Deserter
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Deserter (Four Tet remix)
5:37
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Deserter (Four Tet remix instrumental)
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Total Tracks: 3   Total Length: 15:15

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coreytodds

Matthew Dear's haunting voice really comes through on this track, and his penchant for getting under your skin and staying there is best exemplified by "Deserter". Both the original and the Four Tet version are great, and both are worth adding to your collection. You could probably skip the instrumental version, unless you are a huge Four Tet fan. The Four Tet remix is incredible.

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