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Ten Thousand Tears

by The Jasmine Minks

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Lyrics: A good man tried to shoot me towards the premier league of life But somehow I got deflected Lord, I ended up in strife Now I've cried ten thousand tears, over what seems like such wasted years But I'll cry for you no more my friend (I) swear sometimes I've lost the plot, over every fool who tried to hurt me My arms ache, my feet get tired, I wanna lay right on down I wasn't born to let time pass me by, I know I'll get there if I try And I'll cry for you no more my friend again Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears Ten thousand tears
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I Can't Hide 03:24
Lyrics: I’ve been screening my brain for the meaning in this life Some folks ride you, they’ll classify you in their mind I just want to be alone but I can’t hide from myself I’ve been scheming, been misdemeaning, don’t know why All those days, I’ve been miles away from a reply I just want to be alone but I can’t hide from myself I can’t hide from myself Tried and tried But I can’t hide from myself I’ve been running from dawn to dusk I’m hiding, can’t get no rest I hear voices from right behind me, they shout and cry I just want to be alone but I can’t hide from myself I can’t hide from myself Tried and tried But I can’t hide from myself

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Backstory:

This single release is for family loved ones now gone but never forgotten and in particular is dedicated to Wattie’s brother and band friend (Phil Duncan) who is currently fighting Motor Neurone Disease (MND).

All monies (and we mean every penny) will go to Scottish MND.

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released April 8, 2017

Credits:

Ten Thousand Tears written by W Duncan
I Can't Hide written by J Shepherd

Musicians:
Tom Reid - vocals, drums
Wattie Duncan - guitars
Martin Keena - bass guitar
Iain Slater - vocals
Jim Shepherd - guitar, keyboards, vocals

Produced by Jim Shepherd & Iain Slater
Mixed by Iain Slater
Artwork assembled by Les Clark

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The Jasmine Minks Scotland, UK

Hailing originally from Scotland, the Jasmine Minks were the first band signed to Alan McGee's Creation records.

If you like your music to be proud, polemic and thought provoking then the Jasmine Minks are for you.

Now, over 30 years since they first formed, the Jasmine Minks still bring new tunes to you here whilst also offering some harder to access tunes from the past - we hope you enjoy!
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