Volume 1: Sound Magic

~ Release by Afro Celt Sound System (see all versions of this release, 5 available)

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
#TitleRatingLength
1Saor/Free / News From Nowhere
additional recording engineer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Jo Bruce
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
keyboard:
Jo Bruce
low whistle:
James McNally
uilleann pipes:
Ronan Browne (piper) (in 1996-02)
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07, in 1996-02)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
8:21
2Whirl-Y-Reel 1 (Beard and Sandals mix)
additional recording engineer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
keyboard:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
low whistle:
James McNally
uilleann pipes:
Ronan Browne (piper) (in 1996-02)
performer:
Shooglenifty
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07, in 1996-02)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
7:21
3Inion/Daughter
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Jo Bruce
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
accordion:
James McNally
duduk [doudouk]:
Lévon Minassian
keyboard:
Jo Bruce
vocals:
Iarla Ó Lionáird
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
4:15
4Sure-As-Not / Sure-As-Knot (Jungle Segue)
additional recording engineer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
electric bass guitar [electric bass]:
John Fortis
gumbri [sintar]:
Simon Edwards (bassist)
keyboard:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
mandolin:
Ronan Browne (piper) (in 1996-02)
uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (Irish songwriter & musician of uilleann pipes, low whistle.)
vocals:
Iarla Ó Lionáird
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07, in 1996-02)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
9:58
5Nil Cead Againn Dul Abhaile/We Cannot Go Home
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
producer:
Ron Aslan
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
vocals:
Iarla Ó Lionáird and Ayub Ogada
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
7:20
6Dark Moon, High Tide (including Farewell to Eireann)
additional recording engineer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
concert flute [concert D wood flute] and uilleann pipes:
Ronan Browne (piper) (in 1996-02)
keyboard:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
low whistle and uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (Irish songwriter & musician of uilleann pipes, low whistle.)
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07, in 1996-02)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
44:12
7Whirl-Y-Reel 2 (Folk Police mix)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
sampler [keyboard loops]:
John Fortis
uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (Irish songwriter & musician of uilleann pipes, low whistle.)
performer:
Shooglenifty
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
5:28
8House of the Ancestors
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Jo Bruce
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
cymbal:
Manu Katché
keyboard:
Jo Bruce
low whistle and uilleann pipes:
Davy Spillane (Irish songwriter & musician of uilleann pipes, low whistle.)
nyatiti:
Ayub Ogada
vocals:
Iarla Ó Lionáird and Ayub Ogada
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
8:02
9Eistigh Liomsa Sealad/Listen to Me / Saor (reprise)
additional recording engineer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02)
recording engineer:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (in 1995)
additional keyboard and membranophone programming:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
additional programming:
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
keyboard and membranophone programming:
Jo Bruce
producer:
Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
assistant mixer:
Russell Kearney (in 1996-02)
mixer:
David Bottrill (producer / mixer) (in 1996-02) and Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician) (in 1996-02)
alto flute [alto wood flute], harmonium and uilleann pipes:
Ronan Browne (piper) (in 1996-02)
cello:
Caroline Lavelle
keyboard:
Jo Bruce and Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician)
viola:
Jocelyn Pook
other vocals [vocal drone]:
Zil (Elisabeth Chauvet)
vocals:
Iarla Ó Lionáird
recorded at:
Sonic Innovation in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1995) and Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1995-07, in 1996-02)
mixed at:
Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom (in 1996-02)
10:54

Credits

Release

mastering:Ian Cooper (UK mastering engineer)
bodhrán:James McNally
guitar family:Simon Emmerson (Producer and musician)
Irish harp / clàrsach [Celtic harp]:Myrdhin
kora:Kauwding Cissokho
talking drum:Massamba Diop
mastered at:Metropolis Mastering in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/500883 [info]
ASIN:US: B000000HPO [info]