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Lonely Avenue (2010)

Artist: Ben Folds
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Format: CD
Sku: 217151499
UPC: 075597978629
UPC 14: 00075597978629
Release Date: 9/28/2010
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Song Listing

Disc 1
Song Title
1. Working Day, A ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
2. Picture Window ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
3. Levi Johnston's Blues ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
4. Doc Pomus ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
5. Your Dogs ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
6. Practical Amanda ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
7. Claire's Ninth ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
8. Password ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
9. From Above ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
10. Saskia Hamilton ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
11. Belinda ~ Nick Hornby/Ben Folds
 

Album Notes and Credits


Notes & Personnel Info
Muze PNote Lyricist: Nick Hornby.
Muze PNote Personnel: Karen Winkelmann, Carolyn Bailey, Stefan Petrescu, Wei Tsun Chang, Elisabeth Small, Connie Heard, Chris Teal, Kristina Siemer, Conni Ellisor, Mary Kathryn Van Osdale, David Davidson , David Angell (violin); Kathryn Plummer, Chris Farrell , Kristin Wilkinson, Monisa Angell (viola); John Catchings, Kirsten Greer, Anthony LaMarchina, Sarighani Reist (cello).
Muze PNote Audio Mixer: Joe Costa.
Muze PNote Liner Note Author: Nick Hornby.
Muze PNote Editor: Leslie Richter.
Muze PNote Photographers: Michael Wilson ; Ben Folds.
Muze PNote Conceived during a dinner conversation between longtime friends Ben Folds and English novelist Nick Hornby (High Fidelity, About a Boy), Lonely Avenue is a true collaboration. Recorded old-school to 2" tape and marketed heavily to the vinyl crowd, the album features the music of Folds, the words of Hornby, and the string arrangements of Paul Buckmaster.

Producer: Ben Folds

Engineer: Leslie Richter; Joe Costa

Technical Info

Music Release Date Release Date : 09/27/2010
Music Original Release Date Original Release Date : 2010
Music CatalogId Catalog ID : 7559797862
Music Label Name Label : Nonesuch (USA)
Music Number of Discs Number of Discs : 1
Music Studio or Live Studio/Live : Studio
Music Mono or Stereo Mono/Stereo : Stereo
Music SPAR code SPAR Code : n/a

Professional Reviews

Mojo (Publisher)
(p.92)
- 3 stars out of 5 -- "Intelligent, funny, heartbreaking alt-rock, Hornby lyrics, music and vocals by Folds....An album of 11 tiny novels that play themselves."

Clash (magazine)
- "Sublime strings from legendary Bowie arranger Paul Buckmaster provide a charming gloss, while 'Your Dogs' is an alarmingly accurate rendering of early Elvis Costello."

Record Collector (magazine)
(p.81)
- 4 stars out of 5 -- "Hornby spins loose vignettes into rich narratives....The majority of the album compares favourably with Folds' best work and represents a compelling return to form..."

Product Attributes
Product attributeArtist:   Folds,Ben
Product attributeLabel:   Nonesuch Records
Product attributeMusic Format:   Compact Disc
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