Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Birds
4 8:04
2 Lippy Kids
6:06
3 With Love
4:12
4 Neat Little Rows
5:40
5 Jesus Is a Rochdale Girl
3:18
6 The Night Will Always Win
4:25
7 High Ideals
5:39
8 The River
2:51
9 Open Arms
4:54
10 The Birds (reprise)
1:32
11 Dear Friends
5:01

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Stella Page (track 7)
cello:
Adrianne Wininsky (tracks 1, 9)
Margit van der Zwan (tracks 1, 7, 9)
trumpet:
Bob Marsh (trumpet) (tracks 7, 11)
strings arranger:
Guy Garvey (track 9)
viola:
Stella Page (track 7)
flugelhorn:
Bob Marsh (trumpet) (tracks 7, 11)
additional choir vocals:
Hallé Youth Choir (tracks 2–3, 8–11)
additional chorus master:
Joe Duddell (tracks 2–3, 8–11)
additional engineer:
Danny Evans (tracks 2–3, 8–11)
choir vocals arranger:
Guy Garvey (tracks 2, 9)
chorus master:
Gregory Batsleer (tracks 2–3, 8–11)
composer:
Guy Garvey (tracks 1–11)
Richard Jupp (tracks 1–11)
Craig Potter (tracks 1–11)
Mark Potter (tracks 1–11)
Pete Turner (The bass player of Manchester band Elbow) (tracks 1–11)
lead vocals:
Guy Garvey (tracks 1–9, 11)
John Moseley (track 10)
lyricist:
Guy Garvey (tracks 1–11)
mixer:
Craig Potter (tracks 1–11)
producer:
Craig Potter (tracks 1–11)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (2011) (tracks 1–11)
publisher:
Salvation Music Ltd (tracks 1–11)
mixed at:
recorded at:
recording of:
Dear Friends (track 11)
High Ideals (track 7)
Lippy Kids (track 2)
Neat Little Rows (track 4)
Open Arms (track 9)
The Birds (track 1)
The Birds (reprise) (track 10)
The River (track 8)
With Love (track 3)