The Wishing Chair - 10,000 Maniacs
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  1. Can't Ignore the Train
  2. Scorpio Rising
  3. Just as the Tide Was A-Flowing
  4. Lily Dale
  5. Back o' the Moon
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  1. Can't Ignore the Train
  2. Scorpio Rising
  3. Just as the Tide Was A-Flowing
  4. Lily Dale
  5. Back o' the Moon
  6. Maddox Table
  7. The Colonial Wing
  8. Grey Victory
  9. Among the Americans
  10. Everyone a Puzzle Lover
  11. Cotton Alley
  12. Daktari
  13. My Mother the War
  14. Tension Makes a Tangle
  15. Arbor Day
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While Natalie Merchant's elastic vocal cords are the obvious centerpiece of 10,000 Maniacs' lilting folk-pop, what becomes apparent early on in The Wishing Chair is that the band would likely dry up and drift away like a dandelion if it weren't for the inventive, wiry guitar playing of Robert Buck. It's Buck's instrument that acts as a constant (tin) foil for the spicy mustard goodness of Merchant's vocal cords, whether he's laying down the Johnny Marr-style spider riffs of "Grey Victory" and "Scorpio Rising," or inspiring ...

The Wishing Chair 1990, Elektra

UPC: 075596042826

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