A Dot of Black in the Blue of Your Bliss

A dot of black in the blue of your bliss

Artist: Magne F
Released: January 23, 2008
Related Archive Post: Solo album painting performance
Last Updated: August 16, 2014

Magne’s second album, ‘A dot of black in the blue of your bliss,’ was released in 2008. Click the links for lyrics and 30 second song samples.


01. A dot of black in the blue of your bliss (3:54) | | lyrics | | sample
02. Come back (3:41) | | lyrics | | sample
03. The longest night (3:30) | | lyrics | | sample
04. Time and place (3:57) | | lyrics | | sample
05. Running out of reasons (3:26) | | lyrics | | sample
06. Forgotten not forgiven (3:28) | | lyrics | | sample
07. More than good enough (3:31) | | lyrics | | sample
08. Too far too fast (4:25) | | lyrics | | sample
09. Watch this space (4:25) | | lyrics | | sample | | discussion

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Excerpted facts from a-ha Diary about ‘A dot of black in the blue of your bliss’:

  • 05/19/2008 – Magne releases his album “A Dot Of Blackness In The Blue Of Your Bliss” in the UK.
  • 04/21/2008 – This month’s “Elle” magazine comes with a free 6 track CD of Magne’s “A Dot Of Black In The Blue Of Your Bliss”.
  • 01/23/2008 – Magne spends the night of 22 January painting at Oslo City Hall which will be divided into 300 pieces and used to create unique covers for 300 limited edition 10″ picture discs of his new album. Stills from the painting performance are available to view in quicktime format at www.magnef.net/magnetube.
  • 01/22/2008 – The six tracks from Magne’s new album “A Dot Of Black In The Blue Of Your Bliss” are available for download from Magne’s MySpace.


“I [was] curious to see what it sounded like. The short answer is ‘pretty damn good’. I have had the six tracks on myspace on all day. Just looping round and round. It’s really surprising stuff…The standout track so far is the title track “A Dot Of Black In The Blue Of Your Bliss“, the gritty electronic bass complements the gritty lyrics. This song has been lovingly and carefully assembled. I really like the production.” posted by ‘thatch’ on duggup.com.


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