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LaurieinTucson
(Tucson,AZ)
Posted: Feb 13, 2018 13:00
 

pretty tired of this one
fitmartin
(mountains, rivers, and forests southeastern British Columbia)
Posted: Jun 01, 2016 4:40
 

enchanting vocal quality   {#Hearteyes}
iloveradio
(Eastern Washington)
Posted: May 10, 2016 17:45
 

The original recording is much better Who Can You Trust 1996
stunix
(You have to rate the bad ones to make the good ones you rated count.)
Posted: Feb 05, 2016 7:25
 

Saw them play live in Bristol uni circa 95/96.   Fantastic sound and possibly defined trip-hop along with Tricky and Portishead..
pumpkins3
Posted: May 30, 2015 13:08
 

Dope.
moodfood
(In a galaxy far far away)
Posted: Sep 20, 2014 20:42
 

ohh yeah...
expertTexpert
(Waiting for the van to come)
Posted: Jul 20, 2014 8:39
 

Another of the great bands that BG has turned me onto.
(Banned)
(In my own utopia)
Posted: May 08, 2014 9:10
 

I love Morcheeba!  They make me morchilla...  
bruv41
(UK)
Posted: Oct 30, 2013 12:56
 

Good like it
 
Proclivities
(Paris of the Piedmont)
Posted: Oct 09, 2013 10:40
 

 gjr wrote:
sounds like a rip off of nirvana "heart shaped box"

 
Maybe there's a vague resemblance in little bits of her vocal line, but I would hardly deem it "a rip-off".  We all hear different things, though.
hippiechick
(topsy turvy land)
Posted: Apr 24, 2013 11:50
 

Still one of my faves.
cormatic
(Dublin, Ireland)
Posted: Mar 02, 2013 20:04
 

Too cool.
coloradojohn
(Mihara, nestled in a cove on the SetoNaiKai, Japan)
Posted: Nov 28, 2012 19:11
 

One of their best, and always capable of lifting the mood UP...dig it:  The music that we hear here on RP!
fredriley
(Nottingham, UK)
Posted: Oct 28, 2012 10:57
 

 unclehud wrote:
I second the motion for Theivery Corporation.  They rock ... well, in a quiet funky way.
 
True enough, but they're also explicitly political whereas Morcheeba's lyrics have rarely been contentious. I prefer Thievery Corporation for their eclecticism and agitprop, though Skye's voice is always smooth and pleasant to listen to.
gjr
(boston, ma)
Posted: May 13, 2012 6:44
 

sounds like a rip off of nirvana "heart shaped box"
unclehud
(Hallelujah! Back in the ATL suburbs!)
Posted: Nov 15, 2011 10:59
 

I second the motion for Theivery Corporation.  They rock ... well, in a quiet funky way.
BigTimber
(SW OR)
Posted: Mar 29, 2011 17:52
 

I absolutely love Morcheeba!  
Some others you might dig are Massive Attack, Portishead, Bajka, Thievery Corporation.  

Some others that meet the "slick lounge-kool" but don't have the female vocals are Greyboy—Mastered the Art, The Jones Orchestra, Herbaliser (more on the Hip Hop side), Lobe, Pete Rock—Petestrumentals, Dzihan & Kamien, Omid, Groove Armada, Action Figure Party, Medeski, Martin & Wood.  These last ones I file under Hipstrumentazz.

No doubt some other listeners might disagree with such tangentialnesses, but I'm a lumper not a splitter and I dig what I dig!

 slartibart_O wrote:
Quite cool. I could stand to build an entire collection of nothing but slick lounge-kool bands like this with sultry power babe lead vocals; i.e. Shivaree, Venus Hum, Audreys, Zero 7, etc. Any other fitting suggestions?
 

Baby_M
(a 100+-year old building in downtown Akron, Ohio)
Posted: Mar 29, 2011 9:24
 

A little spy-jazz, a little mid-century lounge swank; I love it.
stevano
(Florida & Bulgaria)
Posted: Jan 25, 2011 15:36
 

Always like Morcheeba. This song has shades of Edwyn Collins, "A girl like you" – and that IS a good thing...
valeriogonzalez
(Quito, Ecuador)
Posted: Jan 04, 2011 14:08
 

Morcheeba, awsome as always.