They That Wait On The Lord (Loving Grace no #) 1980

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A very different kind of album from Wayne, this time in the context of a small male/female band. A lot of the album has a folky feel, like the gorgeous acoustic title ballad with elegant cello and violin accompaniment. ‘0 Give Thanks’ has a nice jangly 12-string sound, while ‘Rejoice’ and ‘You Are My Light’ feature the band in a live folk/worship setting. Wayne sets aside his guitar a few times for piano ballads like ‘Worthy Is The Lamb’, ‘1 Just Want To Say’ and the instrumental ‘Selah’. ‘You Are My Love’ has a bit more of a rock edge, but all the stops were pulled out for the hard-rocking ‘Our Father’, a slow cut with loud—and—heavy guitar similar to Resurrection Band’s ‘Awaiting Your Reply’. Home-made strings (two cellos, two Violas, and five violins) on a few songs. No resemblance to Jethro Tull whatsoever. (The Archivist, 4th edition by Ken Scott).

I have not acquired this album yet.

Tracks:

 

Song #Song TitleTime
1-1 Worthy Is The Lamb
1-2O Give Thanks
1-3They That Wait On The Lord
1-4You’re So Good To Me
1-5Selah
1-6Rejoice
2-1You Are My Love
2-2Psalm 105
2-3I Just Want To Say
2-4Our Father
2-5Become As A Child
2-6You Are My Light

 

 

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