Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 In the Bleak Midwinter Smith & Burrows 2:12
2 When the Thames Froze Smith & Burrows 5:04
3 As the Snowflakes Fall Smith & Burrows 3:31
4 Funny Looking Angels Smith & Burrows 3:35
5 Wonderful Life Smith & Burrows 4:22
6 Only You Smith & Burrows 3:16
7 On and On Smith & Burrows 4:06
8 Rosslyn Smith & Burrows 1:42
9 This Ain't New Jersey Smith & Burrows 4:50
10 The Christmas Song Smith & Burrows with Agnes Obel 2:14

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Danny Keane (jazz piano/cello) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
trumpet:
Joe Auckland (tracks 1–2, 6–7)
strings:
strings arranger:
Ilan Eshkeri (track 9)
Tim Baxter (track 8)
mandolin:
Dick Smith (Mandolin) (track 4)
double bass:
Lucy Shaw (double bassist) (track 2)
timpani:
Ilan Eshkeri (track 9)
omnichord:
Tim Baxter (tracks 1, 3)
piano:
Agnes Obel (Danish singer) (track 10)
alto flute:
Gareth Lockrane (track 3)
piccolo:
Gareth Lockrane (track 3)
baritone saxophone:
Mark Brown (London based saxophonist and keyboardist) (track 4)
flugelhorn:
Joe Auckland (tracks 1–2, 6–7)
barrel drum [cognac vats]:
Tim Baxter (track 5)
additional programming:
Phil Bodger (engineer) (track 9)
composer:
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 6)
Colin Vearncombe (track 5)
conductor:
Andy Brown (Violist/violinist, leader, strings arranger and conductor) (tracks 8–9)
lyricist:
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 6)
Colin Vearncombe (track 5)
mixer:
Cenzo Townshend (engineer) (track 2)
Tim Baxter (tracks 1, 3–8, 10)
Phil Bodger (engineer) (track 9)
producer:
Burrows (songwriting drummer) (tracks 1–10)
Smith (songwriter, vocalist and guitarist, member of the Editors) (tracks 1–10)
Tim Baxter (tracks 1–10)
recording engineer:
Agnes Obel (Danish singer) (track 10)
Tim Baxter (tracks 1–10)
Xavier Stephenson (engineer) (track 9)
vocals:
Agnes Obel (Danish singer) (track 10)
writer:
Burrows (songwriting drummer) (tracks 1, 3, 8–9)
Crispin Hunt (track 7)
James Roberts (The Sea Urchins / Delta) (track 4)
Smith (songwriter, vocalist and guitarist, member of the Editors) (tracks 1, 3, 8–9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Tim Baxter (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Kitchenware Records Ltd. (2011) (tracks 1–10)
publisher:
mixed at:
Metropolis (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 2)
Tim's Loft in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1, 3–8, 10)
recorded at:
Metropolis (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 9)
Tim's Loft in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–10)
cover recording of:
Only You (track 6)
Wonderful Life (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Een gelukkig mens (track 5)
衹有你 (track 6)
recording of:
On and On (track 7)
Rosslyn (track 8)
version of:
In the Bleak Midwinter (poem) (track 1)

Release

design:Laurent Nyssen
mastering:Miles Showell
photography:Matt Spalding (from Derby, UK, member of Biba and Mascot Fight)
copyrighted by:Kitchenware Records Ltd. (2011)
rights society:BIEM (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries)
SABAM (do not use this as a label)
licensed to:B-Unique Records Ltd.
Play It Again Sam (PIAS Belgium & worldwide generic imprint releases)
mastered at:Metropolis Mastering in London, England, United Kingdom
ASIN:DE: B005V7YJUY [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/3261036 [info]