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Jules Shear

Jules Shear
Born: Mar 7, 1952 in Pittsburgh, PA
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Folk, Classical
Biography: Though he's never been able to record a hit of his own, singer/songwriter Jules Shear has recorded several albums of highly accessible, hit-worthy material, and as a testament to his abilities, he's penned hits for others, including "All Through the Night" for Cyndi Lauper and "If She Knew What She Wants" ...Read full biography
Got No Breeding
Released: 1978
Label: Columbia/Legacy
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Jules and the Polar Bears' debut album, Got No Breeding, fell into a commercial twilight zone shortly after its release in 1978; the music was too quirky and the wit of the lyrics was too curious for the ...Read full review
Watch Dog
Released: 1983
Label: EMI Music Distribution
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His first solo album following the breakup of the Polar Bears, Watch Dog, features a new-found maturity in songwriting with an eclectic mix of styles from ultra-smooth pop to R&B-inflected rockers. Shear ...Read full review