Annotation

Label: Real World - Catalog #: 62359 - ASIN: B000000HPO

Tracks 1, 3, 5 and 9 have both (Irish-)Gaelic and English translations of the title as their track name, hence the "title/title" style. It is not two seperately named parts of the track.

Annotation last modified on 2007-06-23 14:35 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Saor/Free / News From Nowhere 8:21
2 Whirl-Y-Reel 1 (Beard and Sandals mix) 7:21
3 Inion/Daughter 4:15
4 Sure-As-Not / Sure-As-Knot (Jungle Segue) 9:58
5 Nil Cead Againn Dul Abhaile/We Cannot Go Home 7:20
6 Dark Moon, High Tide (including Farewell to Eireann) 4 4:12
7 Whirl-Y-Reel 2 (Folk Police mix) 5:28
8 House of the Ancestors 8:02
9 Eistigh Liomsa Sealad/Listen to Me / Saor (reprise) 10:54

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar [electric bass]:
John Fortis (track 4)
cello:
Caroline Lavelle (track 9)
cymbal:
Manu Katché (track 8)
concert flute [concert D wood flute] and uilleann pipes:
Ronan Browne (piper) (1996-02) (track 6)
viola:
Jocelyn Pook (track 9)
mandolin:
Ronan Browne (piper) (1996-02) (track 4)
gumbri [sintar]:
Simon Edwards (bassist) (track 4)
nyatiti:
Ayub Ogada (track 8)
low whistle:
James McNally (tracks 1–2)
low whistle and uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (tracks 6, 8)
keyboard:
Jo Bruce (tracks 1, 3, 8–9)
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (tracks 2, 4, 6, 9)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Jo Bruce (tracks 1, 3, 8–9)
Simon Emmerson (tracks 2, 4, 7)
accordion:
James McNally (track 3)
alto flute [alto wood flute], harmonium and uilleann pipes:
Ronan Browne (piper) (1996-02) (track 9)
uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (tracks 4, 7)
Ronan Browne (piper) (1996-02) (tracks 1–2)
duduk [doudouk]:
Lévon Minassian (track 3)
sampler [keyboard loops]:
John Fortis (track 7)
additional keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (tracks 1, 3, 8–9)
additional programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (tracks 2, 4, 7, 9)
additional recording engineer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (1996-02) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 9)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (1996-02) (tracks 1–9)
mixer:
Simon Emmerson (1996-02) (tracks 1–9)
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (1996-02) (tracks 1–9)
other vocals [vocal drone]:
Zil (Elisabeth Chauvet) (track 9)
performer:
Shooglenifty (tracks 2, 7)
producer:
Ron Aslan (track 5)
Simon Emmerson (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (track 6)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (1995) (tracks 1–9)
vocals:
Ayub Ogada (tracks 5, 8)
Iarla Ó Lionáird (tracks 3–5, 8–9)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (1996-02) (tracks 1–9)
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London, England, United Kingdom (1995) (tracks 1–9)
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (1995-07) (tracks 1–9)
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (1996-02) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 9)