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Walk Away Renée/Pretty Ballerina - The Left Banke
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  1. Pretty Ballerina
  2. She May Call You Up Tonight
  3. Barterers and Their Wives
  4. I've Got Something on My Mind
  5. Let Go of You Girl
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  1. Pretty Ballerina
  2. She May Call You Up Tonight
  3. Barterers and Their Wives
  4. I've Got Something on My Mind
  5. Let Go of You Girl
  6. Evening Gown
  7. Walk Away Renée
  8. What Do You Know
  9. Shadows Breaking Over My Head
  10. I Haven't Got the Nerve
  11. Lazy Day
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While the rise of folk-rock acts like the Byrds and the Lovin' Spoonful brought 12-string guitars and autoharps into the rock & roll vocabulary, and the Beatles' "Yesterday" and "Eleanor Rigby" opened the door for a more artful use of strings in pop music, the Left Banke pioneered something new with their debut single, 1967's "Walk Away Renee," which incorporated a small string section, harpsichord, and woodwinds to give the song a light yet dramatic Baroque flavor that was unique in rock at the time, and a perfect ...

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Walk Away Renée/Pretty Ballerina 2011, Sundazed

UPC: 090771627629

CD

Walk Away Renée/Pretty Ballerina 2011, Sundazed

UPC: 090771537515

LP