This second Luke Tan release is much more song based than the album-centric “Life is But A Wheel”, but that’s not to say it lacks a cohesive feel. Intelligently crafted acoustic songs are backed by interesting synthesized soundscapes, expanding the raw guitar and voice of previous albums. Released in 2005, it has some of my more popular songs that still resonate today, with socially aware songs like “Same Old Same Old
” and “Hypochristian
” ,the character profile inspired by Nelson Algren’s classic novel “The Man With The Golden Arm”, “Frankie Machine (The Suicide King)
“, and love songs such as “Mary Jane
Click on the song title for mp3 download and lyrics.
01- I want to make you happy
02- mary jane
04- same old same old
05- frankie machine (the suicide king)
06- truth I can’t deny
07- live and learn
08- let it burn
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