An abundance of unlikely fusions, like pairing banjo and harp or blues rocking with the West African stringed ngoni, nearly slipped Sleeping Operator from their tight grasp. Even the album’s abandoned conceit – an accompaniment to the 1982 Jim Henson movie The Dark Crystal – proved unrealistically ambitious.
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