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Recorded at RAK in 2008. Produced by Buzzard Lope and Tim Goalen. All music © 2009 Buzzard Lope, words © 2009 R Illingworth. Published by RAK Publishing Ltd. All artwork © 2009 the artists. Cover art by J MacDowell and R Illingworth, sunrise painting by R Illingworth. All artwork photographed by Richard Cooper. Band photograph by Andy Leese. Design and layout by R Illingworth. Track 7 contains a slightly misquoted line from V Woolf's The Waves.


released November 19, 2010

Buzzard Lope:
Roger Illingworth: Vocals, Piano, Tenor Saxophone, Hammond Organ
Adam Jarvis: Double Bass
Raphael Saib: Drums

Additional Musicians:
Pete Thompson: Electric Guitar on 1, 3 and 6
Patrick Durkan: Acoustic Guitar on 6
Gill Sandel: Accordion on 7
Jim Bennett: Trumpet and Flugel Horn on 5
James MacDowell: Acoustic Guitar on 6
John Blamey: Djembe and Knee Slaps on 6
Rachel Lander: Cello on 1, 3, 4 and 7
Andrew Harvey: Violin on 3 and 4
Rob Ames: Viola on 1, 3 and 4

String arrangements on 1 and 7 by A Jarvis, and on 3 and 4 by R Illingworth



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Alternative trio ploughing the raucous and melancholic furrows of Tom Waits and Elliott Smith.

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