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  • Sam Amidon and guitarist Bill Frisell are the guests on the eTown radio show. Following Frisell's set, Amidon makes his eTown debut performing three songs from his latest album, Lily-O—"Down the Line," "Walkin' Boss," and "Your Lone Journey"—as well as "Another Man Done Gone," from an earlier album, and joins host Nick Forster for a conversation about his life and music. The show closes with a group performance of "I'll Fly Away." You can listen to the complete show and watch the performances here.

  • Sam Amidon is the guest on today's episode of NPR's World Cafe. He is joined by guitarist Bill Frisell, who is featured on Amidon's new album, Lily-O, to perform four songs from the album: "Walkin' Boss," "Blue Mountains," "Your Lone Journey," and a web-exclusive take on "Groundhog Variations." The two also talk with World Cafe host David Dye about recording of the new album in Iceland and more. You can watch their performance of "Walkin' Boss" below and hear the complete session at npr.org.

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    The CD of this album is available to purchase at ArkivMusic.

    On this Wayne Horvitz-produced set, Frisell plays bass, banjo, ukulele and clarinet, along with guitar. He performs original compositions as well as takes on Henry Mancini’s “The Days of Wine and Roses” and Aretha Franklin’s “Chain of Fools.”

    Credits

    MUSICIANS
    Bill Frisell, guitars, bass, banjo, ukelele, clarinet
    Wayne Horvitz, keyboards, drum programming, momentary bass
    Joey Baron, drums
    Dave Hofstra, tuba (4,8), bass (7)

    PRODUCTION CREDITS
    Produced by Wayne Horvitz
    Recorded at Ironwood Studios, Seattle, August 1989
    Engineer: Jay Follette
    Mixed at Skyline Studios, New York City, January 1990
    Engineer: Roger Moutenot
    Assistant Engineer: Jon Goldberger

    All songs by Bill Frisell except track 7 by Don Covay, track 9 by Henry Mancini, track 10 by Yuba City

    Art direction and design: Manhattan Design
    Photography: Stephen Frailey

    Executive Producer: Robert Hurwitz

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Bill Frisell
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Release Date: 
Friday, May 25, 1990 - 04:00
DescriptionExcerpt: 

On this Wayne Horvitz-produced set, Frisell plays bass, banjo, ukulele and clarinet, along with guitar. He performs original compositions as well as takes on Henry Mancini’s “The Days of Wine and Roses” and Aretha Franklin’s “Chain of Fools.”

Description: 

The CD of this album is available to purchase at ArkivMusic.

On this Wayne Horvitz-produced set, Frisell plays bass, banjo, ukulele and clarinet, along with guitar. He performs original compositions as well as takes on Henry Mancini’s “The Days of Wine and Roses” and Aretha Franklin’s “Chain of Fools.”

ProductionCredits: 

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Produced by Wayne Horvitz
Recorded at Ironwood Studios, Seattle, August 1989
Engineer: Jay Follette
Mixed at Skyline Studios, New York City, January 1990
Engineer: Roger Moutenot
Assistant Engineer: Jon Goldberger

All songs by Bill Frisell except track 7 by Don Covay, track 9 by Henry Mancini, track 10 by Yuba City

Art direction and design: Manhattan Design
Photography: Stephen Frailey

Executive Producer: Robert Hurwitz

Cover Art: 
Nonesuch Selection Number: 

60956

Number of Discs in Set: 
1disc
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93
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Tuesday, May 1, 1990 - 04:00
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Label: 
SINGLE FORMAT (OLD)
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075596095624
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0.00
Label: 
MP3
UPC: 
075596095662
Price: 
10.00
MusicianDetails: 

MUSICIANS
Bill Frisell, guitars, bass, banjo, ukelele, clarinet
Wayne Horvitz, keyboards, drum programming, momentary bass
Joey Baron, drums
Dave Hofstra, tuba (4,8), bass (7)

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