Ken Whiteley comes through with a warm, inviting album which is truly eclectic, spanning swing, blues, gospel and folk. His eleven original songs blend easily with well-chosen classics to create an impressive musical tapestry. Features a guest appearance by dobro ace, Jerry Douglas.
Songs: Let Me Fly, You Can Depend On Me, Family Tree, Bright Morning Star, As Nighttime Falls, Hold To God’s Unchangin’ Hand, Powerful Love, Stardust, Friends & Ancestors, Light of Love, Try To Shine, Don’t Burn The Candle At Both Ends, Here With Me, Open Up, My Dear Love, Sing With Me.
Musicians: Ken Whiteley (6 & 12 string guitars, piano, accordion, mandolins, mandocello, harmonica, organ, percussion, vibes, mouth horns), George Koller (string bass, sitar, harmonium), Chris Whiteley (harmonicas, trumpet, pedal steel), Dan Whiteley (guitar, snare drum), Bucky Berger (drums), Dennis Pendrith (electric bass), Jack McFadden (string bass), Ernie Tollar (bansouri flute), Jodie Golick (tenor & soprano saxophones), Terry Wilkins (string bass), Mary Anderson (harp), John Sheard (piano), Al Cross (drums), Jerry Douglas (dobro), Mose Scarlett (guitar, bass vocal), Jackie Washington (scat vocal), Oliver Schroer (fiddle), Cathy Fink (harmony vocals), Marcy Marxer (harmony vocals), David Wall (harmony vocals), Amoy Levy (harmony vocals), Jenny Whiteley (harmony vocals), Jackie Richardson (harmony vocals).
Produced by Ken Whiteley.
“Bright Morning Star” and “As Nighttime Falls” produced by Ken Whiteley & George Koller.
This CD is also available in the 3 cd box set, “Three by Three”. Available from Borealis Records.