Lissa Hattersley's Top 7 Greezy Wheels

'Love Is a Crime Scene' & 'Peace in the Valley'

"[The former] is originally on HipPop, and [the latter] from Juz Loves Dem Ol' Greezy Wheels. Both were written by Cleve and are favorites, or I wouldn't have put them on my new CD."

'So Sad, What a Dilemma'

"On our first album and a personal favorite. I sang it. And it was jazzier than our country and rock stuff, part of the turn we took away from the 'outlaw country' path early on."

'Heartburn (I'm a Menace)'

"It was basically about karma but inspired by a Kurt Vonnegut story. One time we played the Bottom Line in New York, and Vonnegut was in the audience, so I had him autograph a copy of the sheet music for it, now long lost."

'Thumbnail Moon'

"From HipPop, about a serial killer. Really spooky ... and the string arrangement really sells the story. Mary's violin in this song kills, as do the guitar and seven-string bass."

'There's a Monkey in the Church'

"It's not about Curious George! Fun to sing, and the record has a great guitar break from guest Chris Duarte."

'I Just Like Being a Girl'

"This was my chance to harmonize with myself on a beautiful song Cleve wrote specifically for me. (I did personalize the lyric just a tad.) We ended up putting it on Millennium Greezy and String Theory."

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