Brand New Start

 

My Latest Album – a good chunk of it is just me playing and singing alone. But I had some great players come help me out:

Acoustic Guitar – Cary Park

Mandolin – Cary Park

Slide Guitar – Cary Park, Craig Eastman

Violin – Craig Eastman

Bass – David Miner, Rich Renken, Jerry Scheff

Drums – Jack Kelly, Michael Villegas

Vocals – Kelly Colbert, Niles Rivers

 

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Produced by Tom Lillo
Recorded and mixed by Tom Lillo at SoCal Sound
Mastered by Rich Renken at Rev4 Audio

Unless noted – All Music/Lyrics: Tom Lillo

 

Also available on Amazon as a download and CD

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Ride Into The Night

Take me to a wonderland down upon the shore…
Cary on the solo guitar and one of the rhythm guitars, Niles on the stacks of vocals
Jack and Rich on drums and bass
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Let It Heal You

Well there’s all those things we can’t understand
Kelly joins me on vocals
Michael and David on drums and bass
Music – Tom Lillo & Charity Chapman
Lyrics – Tom Lillo
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Chase My Tail

This was originally done for the “Johnny” Soundtrack. Took it a little bluegrass here.
Tom and Kelly on the vocals, Craig on the fiddle.
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Gonna See My Gal

Down home dance music
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Come to Take Us Home

Modern bluegrass version of a dream I had…
Cary on mandolin and one of the rhythm guitars, Craig on violin and slide guitar
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A Little Love

There’s an older version of this one on the Americana page, but this is how I do it now.
Cary on the slide guitar, Jack and Jerry on drums and bass
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Hen House Blues

Dirty hound is in the hen house now…
Country blues
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Fare Thee Well

Appalachian style instrumental – guitar and mandolin
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Death Be Not Proud

Backwoods acoustic blues – inspired by John Donne’s “Holy Sonnet X”
17th Century British poetry – country blues – makes sense to me

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Days of Love

Looking for the days of love…
Cary on the mandolin
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River Runs Deep

Modern country spiritual
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Far Side Jordan

Back porch dreaming

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Dreaming With You

A lullaby with a little swing
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One Two Three Four

Tom and Kelly doing a singalong for the kids
Originally for the “Johnny” Soundtrack
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