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Mermaid Avenue is a 1998 album of previously unheard lyrics written by American folk singer Woody Guthrie, put to music written and performed by British singer Billy Bragg and the American band Wilco. The project was organized by Guthrie's daughter, Nora Guthrie. Mermaid Avenue was released on the Elektra Records label on June 23, 1998. A second volume of recordings, Mermaid Avenue Vol. II, followed in 2000 and both were collected in a box set alongside volume three in 2012… read more



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  • incwedibwee cwassy cwassic compiwation
  • yes yes. ain't nobody that can sing like me... ;)
  • Agreed. The songs Billy sings are far superior (although "California Stars" is really nice).
  • Wilco are a great band, but it's Billy that really shines on this album, I reckon.
  • top 10
  • Great Country Album - Hoodoo Voodoo, Ingrid Bergman, California Stars, Way over yonder and some more...

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