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If you visit American city
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'There was a time when an American, who was about to go overseas, would be warned not to drink the water. But now, we have such a tremendous water pollution problem […] and an air pollution problem also, that if any of you are thinking of coming to the United States, I would suggest that you heed the warning in the following song.'

from notes by Tom Lehrer ©


Lehrer: The Queen's Six murder the songs of Tom Lehrer
Studio Master: SIGCD689Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 4 on SIGCD689 [2'34] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD689 track 4

Recording date
6 February 2021
Recording venue
Ascot Priory, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Adrian Peacock
Recording engineer
Dave Rowell & Katie Earl
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  1. Lehrer: The Queen's Six murder the songs of Tom Lehrer (SIGCD689)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: August 2021
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