"Everything Changes" was Lesley Duncan's third album, and the first following her departure from CBS. A couple of years ago, the title track appeared on the soundtrack of Margot at the Wedding, making it the only one of Lesley's GM recordings to have reached the digital age.
There was talk, years ago, of "Everything Changes", "Moon Bathing", and "Maybe It's Lost" being officially reissued on CD. Sadly, it amounted to nothing, and the whole notion appears to have lost momentum forever.
This album is a typically thoughtful, reflective piece of work from Lesley (and, as before, then-husband Jimmy Horowitz who produces and plays piano). I happen to prefer Lesley's last three albums to her first two; I hear a greater musical fluidity and confidence in them. Some of the most impressive moments here are "The Serf", "My Soul", "Watch The Tears", and the title track. "Everything Changes" definitely has that autumnal vibe - the songs have an elegiac feel that's occasionally magical.
Lesley Duncan – Everything Changes Label: GM Records (4) – GML 1007 Format: Vinyl, LP, Album Country: UK Released: 1974 Genre: Folk, World, & Country, Rock Style: Folk Rock, Folk Tracklist : A1 My Soul 3:25 A2 Broken Old Doll 3:50 A3 The Serf 3:54 A4 Hold On 3:30 A5 Everything Changes 3:43 B1 Love Melts Away 3:40 B2 Sam 2:55 B3 You 4:23 B4 Watch The Tears 4:20 B5 We'll Get By 4:43
Credits: Arranged By, Producer – Jimmy Horowitz Design [Sleeve] – CCS (2), Mike Gill (4) Engineer – Andy Knight Engineer [Mastering] – Melvyn Abrahams Engineer [With] – Hugh Jones Photography By – Steve Campbell (6) Written-By – J. Horowitz* (tracks: B1, B4), L. Duncan*
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