Struck by Lightning [Bonus Track]

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All Music Guide
Struck by Lightning was the culmination of Graham Parker's previous two records, where he increasingly began to chronicle domestic tasks and affairs of the married heart. For such an intimate subject, Parker wisely decided to scale back the musical ambition of Human Soul on Struck by Lightning, recording a lean, stripped-down album that relies heavily on acoustic guitars. Appropriately, his lyrics were some of the most concise he has written in years, breathing life into tales like "The Kid with the Butterfly Net" and "Wrapping Paper." Parker's music is similarly simple and tuneful, making Struck by Lightning
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
Struck by Lightning was the culmination of Graham Parker's previous two records, where he increasingly began to chronicle domestic tasks and affairs of the married heart. For such an intimate subject, Parker wisely decided to scale back the musical ambition of Human Soul on Struck by Lightning, recording a lean, stripped-down album that relies heavily on acoustic guitars. Appropriately, his lyrics were some of the most concise he has written in years, breathing life into tales like "The Kid with the Butterfly Net" and "Wrapping Paper." Parker's music is similarly simple and tuneful, making Struck by Lightning
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/11/2004
  • Label: Lemon Records Uk
  • EAN: 5013929762626
  • Catalog Number: 26
  • Sales rank: 155,175

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Graham Parker Primary Artist
John Sebastian Harmonica, Autoharp, Background Vocals
Baikida Carroll Cornet
Baird Hersey Background Vocals
Andrew Bodnar Bass
Cindy Cashdollar Dobro, Lap Steel Guitar
Larry Hoppen Synthesizer, Hammond Organ, Background Vocals
Garth Hudson Synthesizer, Accordion, Hammond Organ
Vinnie Martucci Synthesizer, Piano
Pete Thomas Percussion, Drums
Jay Ungar Violin
Buxom Babes of Dreamland Hand Clapping
David Keen French Horn
Technical Credits
Carole King Composer
Graham Parker Composer
Gerry Goffin Composer
Chris Andersen overdub engineer
Andrew Bodnar Arranger
David Austin Cook Engineer
Pete Thomas Arranger
Amber Funk Contributor
Claudia Parker Contributor
Natalie Parker Contributor
Mimi Paturel Contributor
Bernadette Quinn Contributor
Wynn Dan Cover Design
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