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Acoustic Hymns - Volume 1 Richard Ashcroft

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Barcode: 4050538676136

  • Format: CD Album
  • Category: Rock & Pop
  • Released: 29th October 2021
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    'Acoustic Hymns Vol. 1' features twelve newly recorded acoustic versions of classic songs from Richard Ashcroft's back catalogue, spanning both his solo career and his time with The Verve. After lockdown was lifted, Richard decided to start the project as a way to reunite the community around him, bringing a selection of great musicians and old friends back together again. As the project took shape, they discovered just how varied their new approaches could be. Some of the arrangements proved to be timeless and remained similar to the originals, with years of experience and a new found passion that saw Richard's vocals express a fresh empathy within their lyrics. Meanwhile, other songs took on a new shape in this stripped-back set-up. Produced by Richard with regular collaborator Chris Potter, the album features his regular live band boosted by some special collaborators. Wil Malone provides the string arrangements, which were recorded at Abbey Road Studios. In addition, Chuck Leavell (The Rolling Stones, The Allman Brothers) performs piano, Roddy Bloomfield leads the brass section, and Steve Wyreman (Leon Bridges, Vic Mensa) contributes acoustic guitar and backing vocals.
  • Track listing

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Bittersweet Symphony Richard Ashcroft
    Track 2 A Song for the Lovers Richard Ashcroft
    Track 3 Sonnet Richard Ashcroft
    Track 4 C'mon People (We're Making It Now) [feat. Liam Gallagher] Richard Ashcroft
    Track 5 Weeping Willow Richard Ashcroft
    Track 6 Lucky Man Richard Ashcroft
    Track 7 This Thing Called Life Richard Ashcroft
    Track 8 Space & Time Richard Ashcroft
    Track 9 Velvet Morning Richard Ashcroft
    Track 10 Break the Night With Colour Richard Ashcroft
    Track 11 One Day Richard Ashcroft
    Track 12 The Drugs Don't Work Richard Ashcroft
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 1 disc(s)
    Format: CD / Album
    Label BMG Rights Management
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