Thriving Ivory (album)

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ReleasedMay 18, 2003 (2003-05-18)
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Thriving Ivory is the self-titled debut album of American rock band Thriving Ivory. The album was originally released on May 18, 2003, on the Wolfgang label. The album was re-released on June 21, 2008, on Wind-up Records, replacing the song "Flowers for a Ghost" with "Alien". The sound of their self-titled release was inspired by bands such as U2 and Coldplay. The album peaked at number 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. [2]


Song information

Keyboard player Scott Jason told Songfacts the track "Alien", "is the most personal song [to me] on the record. That song is about my brother. And my brother, he's a brilliant, brilliant, brilliant kid, a full scholarship to Berkeley, and he's gone through some pretty heavy stuff. So that song is really personal." [3]

Track listing

Wind-up Records, 2008

All tracks are written by Scott Jason (with Clayton Stroope)

2."Angels on the Moon"4:13
4."Hey Lady"3:48
6."Secret Life"4:31
7."Long Hallway with a Broken Light"4:51
9."For Heaven's Sake"3:43
11."Light Up Mississippi"3:29
12."Day of Rain"4:41

Wolfgang Records, 2003

2."Angels on the Moon"4:21
4."For Heaven's Sake"3:44
5."Hey Lady"4:18
6."Light Up Mississippi"3:25
9."Secret Life"4:31
10."Flowers for a Ghost"4:11
11."Long Hallway with a Broken Light"4:43
12."Day of Rain"4:39

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