An acoustic-pop cornucopia visiting folk, bluegrass gospel, Celtic and whimsical instrumentals and acoustic-rock environments. With themes ranging from love and compassion to living life's challenging experiences, Calvin's charming, familiar vocals and sparkling instrumental performances feed the heart, the mind and the soul. Recorded with astonishing clarity and tone, the table is set for an auditory feast. This recording is definitely for lovers of acoustic guitar, mandolin, fiddle and
dobro. So, let Calvin take you on a delightful journey through Americana and America's many and varied musical landscapes.
All songs written by Calvin Buckles except:
"A Medicine Show" with Rod Guinn and
"Sydney, Australia" with Brad Lillard
All instruments played by Calvin Buckles except:
Fiddle: Chris Doering, harmony on "Old Friend", lead on
"A Medicine Show", and Dale Morris, harmony and lead on
"Old Friend." Mandolin: Brad lillard, lead v.2 on
"One More Sleepless Night."
Vocals: Frankie Trigg and Mike Kiska,
harmony on "God Willing (James 4:13-17)"
(Mike also wrote the harmonies)
The thunderstorm sounds are from an
original recording by Andy Anthony
photo by Tom Kilmer
Engineered by Andy Anthony at
Cottonwood Shade Recordings, Brighton, Colorado
Mix by Kevin Clock, digital master by
Tom Capek at Colorado Sound Recording Studio,
Manufactured and printed by Disc Makers,
Pennsauken, NJ, USA
Calvin plays Martin guitars and the
"Laurence Buckles" model mandolin made by
Craig Pederson, Pederson Guitars, Albuquerque,
New Mexico, USA
Correspondence to: P.O. Box 562, Eastlake, CO 80614
A very special thank you to my wife Cathy
and my amigo Andy
Read about the studio where this CD was mixed and mastered in the November 2006 issue of 'Performing Songwriter' Thanks.
or copy this link and paste it into your browser to read the whole article (Colorado Sound Recording Studio is on page 82)