leaving songs

12″ vinyl and CD
UK release date: 29th may 2006
Label: Beggars Banquet
LP cat no: bbqlp 246
CD cat no: bbqcd 246
North American release (bbqcd 247) included Lucky Dog Recordings 03-04 CD

album credits

Singing and backing tracks recorded at the Beach House, Nashville TN
by Mark Nevers
April 2005

Overdubs and understanding at Lucky Dog, London
between May & December 2005

Mixed with Philip Bagenal at Eastcote studios, London
December 2005

Stuart A. Staples – Singing and Acoustic guitar
Neil Fraser – Electric Guitar, Acoustic guitar on track 8
David Boulter – Piano and organ, Celeste and Clavinet
Thomas Belhom – Drums and percussion
Volker Zander – Electric bass on tracks 4 & 5. Double bass on 9 & 10
Adrian Stout – Electric bass on tracks on 1, 2 & 7. Double bass on 3 & 8
Todd Thompson – Electric guitar on track 1. Acoustic guitar on 1, 4 & 9
Gina Foster – Background singing on tracks 1, 2 & 5
Pete Finney – Lap steel guitar on tracks 4 & 5

Terry Edwards – Trumpet and baritone sax
Mike Kearsey – Trombone
Brass arranged with Terry Edwards

Lucy Wilkins – Violin (leader), Calina de la Mare – Violin
Louise Peacock – Violin, Sally Herbert – Violin
Andy Nice – Cello, Sarah Willson – Cello
Strings arranged with Lucy Wilkins
Recorded at Lucky Dog 27/11/2005

[PHOTO CREDIT HERE if needed]

← ‘recordings’

  • leaving songs

  • side 1
  • Goodbye To Old Friends
  • There Is A Path
  • Which Way The Wind
  • This Roady Is Long (with Maria McKee)
  • One More Time
  • side 2
  • Dance With An Old Man
  • That Leaving Feeling (with Lhasa de Sela)
  • Already Gone
  • This Old Town
  • Pulling In To The Sea


Top