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Sounds of the Loop

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Released  November 1991
Artist  Gilbert O'Sullivan
Producer  Gilbert O'Sullivan
Genre  Pop music
Sounds of the Loop (1989)  By Larry (1992)
Release date  November 1991
Label  Union Square Music
Recorded  Val Au Bec, Jersey and Gateway, Kingston, Surrey
Length  42:27 (54:51 with bonus tracks)
Similar  Singer Sowing Machine, Irlish, A Stranger In My Own Back Yard, Off Centre, Back to Front

Gilbert o sullivan sounds of the loop triple video special

Sounds of the Loop is Irish-English singer-songwriter Gilbert O'Sullivan's tenth studio album and originally released in November 1991 (Japan) and in April 1993 (UK). Union Square Music re-released it in April 2013 on Salvo label in part of the "Gilbert O'Sullivan - A Singer And His Songs" collection.


Track listing

All songs written by Gilbert O'Sullivan.

  1. "Are You Happy?" - 3:30
  2. "Not That It Bothers Me" - 3:17
  3. "Sometimes" - 4:08
  4. "It's Easy To See When You're Blind" - 4:01
  5. "Having Said That" - 4:00
  6. "Can't Think Straight" (duet with Peggy Lee) - 4:05
  7. "The Best Love I Never Had" - 3:42
  8. "Divorce Irish Style" - 4:14
  9. "Came and Went" - 3:45
  10. "I'm Not Too Young" - 4:06
  11. "I Can Give You" - 3:41

Bonus tracks on the 2013 remaster

  1. "Can't Think Straight" (Japanese version - duet with Takao Kisugi) - 4:05
  2. "Can't Think Straight" (Spanish version - duet with Silvia Tortosa) - 4:05
  3. "What a Way (To Show I Love You)" (from non-UK releases of Sounds of the Loop) - 4:13


  • Gilbert O'Sullivan - vocals, piano, rhythm keyboards
  • Additional personnel

  • Roly Kerridge - drums, programming, percussion
  • Bob Skeat - bass
  • Mick Parker - keyboards, programming, accordion
  • Geoff Whitehorn - lead and rhythm guitars
  • Songs

    Are You Happy?3:30
    Not That It Bothers Me3:17


    Sounds of the Loop Wikipedia

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