Ten Thousand Tears

from by The Jasmine Minks

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Backstory:

This song is for family loved ones now gone but never forgotten, and
particularly for 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.

lyrics

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

credits

from Ten Thousand Tears, track released April 8, 2017
Credits:

Ten Thousand Tears written by W Duncan

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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