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Roxy Music

In Every Dream Home a Heartache (5:26)

"In Every Dream Home a Heartache" is a song written by Bryan Ferry, originally appearing on his band Roxy Music's second album.

Lyrically, the song is a sinister monologue, part critique of the emptiness of opulence, partly a love song to an inflatable doll. Musically this is complemented by a cycling four-bar chord progression, led by a 'cinema organ' style Farfisa part. After the lyrical conclusion "I blew up your body/but…

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