Tag Archives: 2006

On August 8, 2006.

On August 8, 2006, “Righteous Babe” label released “Reprieve”, the 15th Ani DiFranco, studio album. It was recorded 2005 – 2006, and was produced by Ani DiFranco.

Personnel:

  • Ani DiFranco – vocals, acoustic guitar, keyboards, synths, programming, samples, engineer, mixing, artwork, design
  • Todd Sickafoose – double bass, piano, Wurlitzer, pump organ, trumpet
  • Mike Napolitano – engineer, mixing
  • Todd Sickafoose – engineer
  • Brent Lambert – mastering
  • Brian Grunert – artwork, design
  • Danny Clinch – photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Ani DiFranco.

  1. Hypnotized
  2. Subconscious
  3. In the Margins
  4. Nicotine
  5. Decree
  6. 78% H2O
  7. Millennium Theater
  8. Half-Assed
  9. Reprieve
  10. A Spade
  11. Unrequited
  12. Shroud
  13. Reprise

 

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On July 25, 2006.

On July 25, 2006, “Fantasy” label released “Stranger Things”, the fourth Edie Brickell & New Bohemians album. It was recorded in 2017, and was produced by Bryce Goggin, Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly and Josh Bush.

Personnel:

  • Edie Brickell- lead vocals, glectric guitar, illustrations
  • Kenny Withrow – electric, acoustic andslide guitar, backing vocals
  • Brad Houser- bass guitar, bass clarinet, baritone saxophone
  • Carter Albrecht- keyboards, guitar, harmonica, backing vocals
  • Brandon Aly – drums
  • John Bush – percussion
  • Tommy Bridwell, Bryce Goggin- backing vocals, engineer
  • Adam Sacks – backing vocals, assistant engineer
  • Gavin Lurssen- mastering
  • Abbey Anna – art direction
  • Andrew Pham- art direction, package design

Track listing:

  1. Stranger Things – Edie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  2. Oh My Soul – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow
  3. Buffalo Ghost – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  4. No Dinero – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  5. Early Morning – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  6. Lover Take Me – Eddie Brickell, Brad Houser, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  7. A Funny Thing – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  8. Mainline Cherry – Brandon Aly, Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, John Bush
  9. Long Lost Friend – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  10. Wear You Down – Eddie Brickell
  11. One Last Time – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow
  12. Spanish Style Guitar – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow, Brad Houser, Carter Albrecht, Brandon Aly, John Bush
  13. Elephants and Ants – Eddie Brickell, Kenny Withrow

On July 2, 2006.

On July 2, 2006, “Tuff Gong Worldwide” label released “Love Is My Religion”, the second Ziggy Marley album. It was recorded in 2006, and was produced by Ziggy Marley and Ross Hogarth.

Personnel:

  • Ziggy Marley– organ, bass, guitar, percussion, piano, keyboards, liner notes
  • Takeshi Akimoto – guitar
  • Tommy Barbarella– Fender rhodes
  • Ken Chastain, Luis Conte– percussion
  • Joel Derouin – violin
  • Paul Fakhourie – bass
  • Tracy Hazzard – background vocals
  • Ross Hogarth – percussion, engineer, mixing
  • Suzie Katayama – conductor, string arrangements
  • Stephen Marley– guitar
  • Marc Moreau – guitar, engineer, mixing
  • Natasha Pierce – background vocals
  • Tim Pierce – guitar
  • David Ralicke – horn, saxophone
  • Michele Richards – violin
  • Jake Shimabukuro– ukulele
  • Rudolph Stein – cello
  • Tracy Wannomae – flute, horn
  • Dan Warner – acoustic guitar
  • Dave Way – synthesizer, mixing
  • Brian Malouf – mixing
  • Aaron Fessel, Lior Goldenberg, Gregory J. Morris – assistant engineer

Track listing:

All tracks by Ziggy Marley.

  1. Love Is My Religion
  2. Make Some Music
  3. Friend
  4. Black Cat
  5. Beach in Hawaii
  6. A Lifetime
  7. Be Free
  8. Keep on Dreaming
  9. Still the Storm
  10. Love Is My Religion (acoustic)
  11. Be Free (Dub)

On June 27, 2006.

On June 27, 2006, “Atlantic” label released “Billy Talent II”, the second Billy Talent studio album. It was recorded 2005 – 2006, at “The Warehouse Studio” in Vancouver, and was produced by Gavin “Golden” Brown and Ian D’Sa.

Producer:

  • Ben Kowalewicz- lead vocals
  • Ian D’Sa- guitar, vocals
  • Jon Gallant- bass, backing vocals
  • Aaron Solowoniuk- drums
  • Gavin Brown– tambourine
  • Eric Ratz – engineer
  • Steve Blair, Mary Gormley – A&R
  • Chris Lord-Alge – mixing
  • Kenny Luong – digital editing
  • Liz Barrett – art producer
  • Kim Kinakin, Henry Fong – artwork
  • Kim Kinakin – package design
  • Henry Fong – cover illustration
  • Ian D’Sa – art direction
  • Dustin Rabin – photography

Track listing:

  1. Devil in a Midnight Mass
  2. Red Flag
  3. This Suffering
  4. Worker Bees
  5. Pins and Needles
  6. Fallen Leaves
  7. Where Is the Line?
  8. Covered in Cowardice
  9. Surrender
  10. The Navy Song
  11. Perfect World
  12. Sympathy
  13. Burn the Evidence

 

On June 27, 2006.

On June 27, 2006, “Koch Records” label released “Rendezvous in Rio”, the sixteenth Michael Franks album. It was recorded in 2006, and was produced by John Rozenberg.

Personnel:

  • Michael Franks – vocals
  • Carmen Cuesta-Loeb, Pamela Driggs, Larry Hoppen – vocals
  • Robbie Dupree – vocals, background vocals
  • Beth Reineke, Veronica Nunn, Leslie Ritter– background vocals
  • Mike DeMicco, Romero Lubambo, Marc Shulman, Dwight Sills – guitar
  • Chuck Loeb – guitar, piano, keyboards, synthesizer, programming
  • Jeff Lorber – keyboards, arranger, drum programming, engineer, percussion programming
  • Scott Petito – keyboards, bass, mixing, mastering
  • Alex Al, Sergio Brandão, Jimmy Haslip – bass
  • Chris Hunter, Gary Meek– saxophone, flute
  • Eric Marienthal – alto and tenor saxophone
  • Roger Burn – piano, keyboards, vibraphone, programming
  • David Sancious – piano, keyboards
  • Charles Blenzig – keyboards, arranger, programming
  • Vinnie Colaiuta, Wolfgang Haffner, Brian Dunne, Michael White, Michael White- drums
  • Jerry Marotta – drums, percussion
  • Café – percussion
  • Andy Suzuki – woodwind
  • Megan Denver – art direction, design, photography
  • Dion Ogust – photography

Track listing:

  1. Under the Sun – Michael Franks
  2. Rendezvous In Rio – Charles Blenzig, Michael Franks
  3. The Cool School – Michael Franks
  4. Samba de Soho – Antonio Carlos Jobim, Ronaldo Bastos
  5. Rendezvous In Rio – Michael Franks
  6. Scatsville – Michael Franks
  7. The Chemistry Of Love – Michael Franks
  8. Hearing “Take Five – Michael Franks
  9. The Question Is Why – Michael Franks
  10. Songbirds – Michael Franks

On June 25, 2006.

On June 25, 2006, Arif Mardin died aged 74. He was music arranger and producer, worked at Atlantic Records for over 30 years, before moving to EMI. Mardin worked with many famous artists including Aretha Franklin, Queen, Anita Baker, Dionne Warwick, Bette Midler, Roberta Flack, Wilson Pickett, Average White Band, The Bee Gees, Chaka Khan, Laura Nyro, Hall & Oates, Phil Collins, Barbra Streisand and Norah Jones.  Mardin won eleven “Grammy Awards”.

On June 23, 2009.

On June 23, 2009, “Columbia” label released “Back & Fourth”, the fourth Pete Yorn album. It was recorded 2006–2009, in Omaha, Nebraska, and was produced by Mike Mogis.

Personnel:

  • Pete Yorn– lead and backing vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar,  percussion
  • Ben Brodin – bowed vibes, Hammond B-3 organ, piano, pump organ, vibraphone, Wurlitzer
  • Joe Carnes – bass guitar, upright bass
  • Jason DeWater – french horn
  • Leslie Fagan – flute, alto flute
  • Orenda Fink – backing vocals
  • Craig Fuller – tuba
  • Scott Gaeta – drums
  • Tom Hartig – tenor saxophone
  • Mike Mogis – bowed vibes, e-bow, baritone guitar, electric guitar, hammer dulcimer, mandolin, percussion, string arrangements, vibraphone, Wurlitzer
  • Anton Patzner – string arrangements, violin
  • Louis Patzner – string arrangements, cello
  • Darrin Pettit – tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone
  • Jonny Polonsky – bajo sexto, 12-string electric guitar, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, nylon string guitar
  • Scott Quackenbush – trumpet
  • Walt Vincent – keyboard bass, synthesizer bass, Wurlitzer
  • Nate Walcott – Hammond B-3 organ, hornarrangements, piano, string arrangements, tack piano
  • Joey Waronker– drums, percussion
  • Jay Wise – trombone
  • Rick Rubin – executive producer

Track listing:

All tracks by Pete Yorn.

  1. Don’t Wanna Cry
  2. Paradise Cove
  3. Close
  4. Social Development Dance
  5. Shotgun
  6. Last Summer
  7. Thinking of You
  8. Country
  9. Four Years
  10. Long Time Nothing New