I would like to thank the following: Peter and Gamble Linton, Jon Lupfer, Kris Smith, Matt Tahaney, Mike Denneen, Matt Beaudoin, Rafi Sofer, Ed Valauskas, Andrea Kremer, The Contemplator (whose website was such a valuable resource), Patty Larkin, Bette Warner, Joe Benjamin, Kristine Cortese, John Sands, Joe McMahon, Paul Bryan, Jay Bellerose, Bob and Valle Blake, Nancy Cetlin, Susie Tallman, Robbie Hall of Custom Tones, Inc., and the fine folks at Bose.
released May 2, 2006
Merrie Amsterburg - Vocals, Bouzouki, Organ, Electric Piano, Drum Loop, Electric & Acoustic Guitar, Baritone Guitar, Banjo, Bass, Synthesizer, Mandolin, Cornets, Electric Piano, Toy Piano, Bass VI, Bass Organ, Trumpet, Storm Loop, Bell
Peter Linton - Guitar, Background Vocals, Snare, Shaker, Bells, Lap Steel Guitar, Hand Drum, Snare, Shaker, Vocals, Bell,
Joe McMahon - Upright Bass, Bowed Bass
John Sands - Drums, Percussion
Paul Bryan - Bass, 8 String Bass, Chamberlin
Jay Bellerose - Drums
Gamble Linton - Barking
All songs mixed at Q Division by Jon Lupfer, assisted by Kris Smith, except "Down In The Valley," mixed by Jon Lupfer, assisted by Matt Tahaney, and "Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier," mixed by Mike Denneen, assisted by Matt Beaudoin.
Mastered at M-Works in Cambridge, MA by Jonathan Wynder.
All songs traditional; all arrangements by Merrie Amsterburg.
Produced by Merrie Amsterburg with assistance from Peter Linton and Jon Lupfer.
Cover painting by Kristine Cortese Graphic design and photography by Joel Benjamin.