The 6ths - Wasps' Nests LP
Label: Captured Tracks
Wasps' Nests is brimming with fifteen songs composed and played by Magnetic Fields mastermind Stephin Merritt, but sung by a variety of wonderful artists from the who's who of 90's indie rock royalty, including Lou Barlow (Sebadoh), Georgia Hubley (Yo La Tengo), Amelia Fletcher (Heavenly, Talulah Gosh), Chris Knox, Mac McCaughan (Superchunk), Dean Wareham (Luna), Mary Timony (Helium, Ex Hex), Barbara Manning and more. Can music possibly get more bittersweet and lovely? The answer dear friends is "NO!" Treat yourself to the delights of Mr. Merritt's lisp-inducing 6ths!