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Managed by Ed Gerrard and Peter Himberger for Impact Artist Management (represented as miscellaneous support)
Project Coordinator: Sherry Beth Mounce (represented as miscellaneous support)

Annotation last modified on 2015-09-04 10:53 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Don’t Explain 4:34
2 Billie’s Blues 5:07
3 Crazy He Calls Me 6:18
4 You Go to My Head 4:08
5 All of Me 4:05
6 The Way You Look Tonight 3:50
7 Good Morning Heartache 4:56
8 What a Little Moonlight Can Do 4:09
9 These Foolish Things 4:13
10 Strange Fruit 4:54
11 I’ll Be Seeing You 6:08
12 Last Song (For Lester) 5:50

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Kevin Breit (track 12)
acoustic guitar [Acoustic]:
Kevin Breit (track 2)
clarinet:
Robby Marshall (tracks 2, 7, 10)
violin [Violin with echos]:
Eric Gorfain (track 11)
other instruments [Atmospheric Effect Loops]:
Kevin Breit (track 10)
other instruments [Atmospheric Guitar Loops]:
Ming Vauz (tracks 10, 12)
other instruments [Atmospheric Loops]:
Kevin Breit (tracks 5–6, 8–9, 12)
Nick Zinner (tracks 8–9)
other instruments [echos]:
Jon Cowherd (track 11)
Thomas Wydler (track 11)
other instruments [Guitar Loops]:
Nick Zinner (track 10)
other instruments [Guitar string effects]:
Ming Vauz (track 1)
other instruments [Loops]:
Kevin Breit (tracks 2–3)
other instruments [Tape Loops]:
Kevin Breit (track 7)
baritone guitar:
T‐Bone Burnett (american musician, songwriter and producer) (tracks 2, 4, 7)
strings:
Daphne Chen (tracks 3, 5, 8, 10)
Lauren Chipman (tracks 3, 5, 8, 10)
Richard Dodd (cellist) (tracks 3, 5, 8, 10)
Eric Gorfain (tracks 3, 5, 8, 10)
VDP Orchestra (tracks 4, 6)
strings arranger:
Eric Gorfain (tracks 3, 5, 8, 10)
Van Dyke Parks (tracks 4, 6)
membranophone:
Thomas Wydler (tracks 1–12)
flute:
Robby Marshall (track 4)
organ:
Jon Cowherd (tracks 6, 10)
guitar:
Kevin Breit (tracks 1–5, 7–9, 12)
Nick Zinner (track 10)
guitar [Atmospheric Guitar]:
Kevin Breit (track 11)
guitar [Guitar Chimes]:
Kevin Breit (track 10)
guitar [Guitar Loops]:
Nick Zinner (track 12)
guitar [Lead Guitar on Outro]:
Cassandra Wilson (track 10)
bass:
Martyn Casey (tracks 1–12)
banjo:
Kevin Breit (tracks 2, 6)
melodica:
Robby Marshall (track 5)
percussion:
Thomas Wydler (tracks 1–5, 7, 9–10, 12)
saxophone [Sax]:
Robby Marshall (track 1)
Rhodes piano [Rhodes]:
Jon Cowherd (tracks 2, 9, 12)
piano:
Jon Cowherd (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–11)
bass clarinet:
Robby Marshall (tracks 2–3, 5–6, 8)
accordion:
Paul Cantelon (track 5)
baritone saxophone:
Robby Marshall (track 10)
baritone saxophone [Baritone Sax]:
Robby Marshall (track 7)
tenor saxophone [Tenor Sax]:
Robby Marshall (tracks 9, 12)
additional strings arranger:
Eric Gorfain (track 4)
additional guitar:
Nick Zinner (track 4)
additional composer:
Harry Link (track 9)
assistant producer:
Atom Greenspan (tracks 1–12)
co-producer:
Ed Gerrard (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Dan Fisher (track 7)
Irene Higginbotham (track 7)
Carl Sigman (track 3)
Lewis Allan (track 10)
Harry M. Woods (American 1920/30s songwriter) (track 8)
Billie Holiday (– 1936-08-01) (track 2)
Jack Strachey (1935) (track 9)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 6)
J. Fred Coots (1938) (track 4)
Sammy Fain (1938) (track 11)
lyricist:
Lewis Allan (track 10)
Ervin Drake (track 7)
Billie Holiday (track 2)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith “Bob” Russell) (track 3)
Harry M. Woods (American 1920/30s songwriter) (track 8)
Eric Maschwitz (1935) (track 9)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 6)
Haven Gillespie (1938) (track 4)
Irving Kahal (1938) (track 11)
mixer:
Nick Launay (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Nick Launay (tracks 1–12)
recording engineer:
Atom Greenspan (tracks 1–12)
Nick Launay (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Cassandra Wilson (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Kevin Breit (track 12)
Martyn Casey (track 12)
Jon Cowherd (track 12)
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 1)
Robby Marshall (track 12)
Cassandra Wilson (track 12)
Thomas Wydler (track 12)
Billie Holiday (track 1)
Gerald Marks (1932) (track 5)
Seymour Simons (1932) (track 5)
publisher:
Aldi Music Company (track 6)
B. Feldman & Co. (track 4)
Basart Editions (tracks 2, 10)
Bourne Co. (not for release label use, this is a music publisher) (tracks 5, 9)
Connelly Basart (track 8)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 10)
Fain Music (ASCAP) (track 11)
Fisher Music Corp. (track 7)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (track 9)
Round Hill Songs (track 5)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 1)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 6)
Universal/MCA Music (music publisher; do not use as release label!) (track 7)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 4, 8)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 11)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 11)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 11)
cover recording of:
All of Me (track 5)
Billie’s Blues (track 2)
Crazy He Calls Me (track 3)
Don’t Explain (track 1)
Strange Fruit (track 10)
The Way You Look Tonight (from “Swing Time”) (track 6)
You Go to My Head (track 4)
is the basis for:
All of Me (track 5)
Gunga Din (track 7)
Strange Fruit (track 10)
later translated versions:
Ces petites choses (track 9)
Tyst nu (track 1)
later versions:
Baby Girl (track 9)
Såna små ting (track 9)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Swing Time Medley (track 6)
Ja-Da Medley (track 5)
version of:
Bitter Fruit (track 10)

Release

manufactured in:Europe
art direction and design/illustration:Frank Harkins
photography:Mark Seliger
liner notes:Ashley Kahn
Nick Launay
miscellaneous support:Ed Gerrard
Peter Himberger
Sherry Beth Mounce
mastering:Bernie Grundman
rights society:BIEM (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries)
GEMA (German rights society; do not use this as a label or work publisher!)
distributed by:Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP)
copyrighted by and phonographic copyright by:Ojah Media Group, LLC (from 2015 to present)
recorded at and mixed at:Seedy Underbelly in Los Angeles, California, United States (in 2014)
mastered at:Bernie Grundman Mastering (Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/6883452 [info]
ASIN:US: B00RUT3902 [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/release/mr0004377234 [info]

Release Group

tribute to:Billie Holiday