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The story of The Leisure Society began in Burton-Upon-Trent when Nick Hemming picked up a guitar and formed a band with Shane Meadows, Paddy Considine and Rich Eaton. Following a year of demos and increasingly bizarre gigs, Shane and Paddy were drawn towards careers in film, leaving Nick to pursue a life of making music. After serving time with Burton's best known exports The Telescopes (latterly Unisex), Nick contributed scores to some of Shane's movies, including A Room For Romeo Brass and Dead Man's Shoes, under a new moniker The Leisure Society.

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Top 10 Tracks
1. The Last Of The Melting Snow
2. The Sleeper
3. Save It For Someone Who Cares
4. Pancake Day
5. A Short Weekend Begins With Longing
6. We Were Wasted
7. A Matter Of Time
8. Love's Enormous Wings
9. The Darkest Place I Know
10. Come to Your Senses

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