The Liberty Of Norton Folgate

Madness - The Liberty Of Norton Folgate
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2009 Ratings: #50 / 834
User Score
Based on 5 ratings
September 29, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Yep Roc / Label
Pop, Ska, Pop Rock / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

90
musicOMH

Lord, we are truly blessed. The full line-up of Madness reunited with original producers Clive Langer and Alan Winstanley on their best batch of songs since The Rise & Fall. Add in sessions at Liam Watson's Toe Rag studios and this is truly manna from heaven.

90
PopMatters

History has been unkind to Madness. Forever regarded as purveyors of the self-defining, self-created “Nutty Sound”, the North London seven-piece has always had more than one side. There was the Ska-Saturated Madness (circa 1978), the Serious Grown-Up Pop Band Madness (circa 1984-1985) and the Socially Aware Madness (1985-1986).

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END OF YEAR LISTS

#9/MOJO
#28/Uncut
#47/Q Magazine

Track List

  1. Overture
  2. We Are London
  3. Sugar and Spice
  4. Forever Young
  5. Dust Devil
  6. Rainbows
  7. That Close
  8. MKII
  9. On the Town
  10. Bingo
  11. Idiot Child
  12. Africa
  13. NW5
  14. Clerkenwell Polka
  15. Liberty of Norton Folgate
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