95. Stereophonics - Local Boy In The Photograph
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6. 95. Stereophonics - Local Boy In The Photograph
Following rejection after rejection, Stereophonics were all set to call it a day until the new label V2 signed them in 1997. The rest is history and Local Boy In The Photograph was a standout song from their first album. It tells the grim but mundane story of a local lad who was killed by a train near the town where Kelly Jones lived. Listen and find out more.