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Most recent release, Hyacinths and Thistles (2000)
Other Stephin Merritt projects like The Magnetic Fields
Stephin Merritt's compositions, occasionaly co-written with 6ths guests
The 6ths is a project of Stephin Merritt's, where he invites his indie music friends to record vocals for his pop songs.
Recommended first album:
1995—London Records (Polygram)—422-828 592-2
Highly recommended for any fans of alternative pop
Barbara Manning (also SF Seals)—vocals
wasps's nest is tremendous—a MUST HAVE recording! five chuck stars! if you haven't heard wasps' nests you're missing the BEST album of 1995 in my opinion! (JC214@aol.com)
Wide in U.S.
Stephin Merritt—guitar, keyboards
Another collection of vocalists doing Stephin Merritt's bouncy dark pop songs.
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