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Hey, It Really is a Record!
Well, a CD, to be precise. And downloadable mp3s, available through the usual suspects--iTunes, Amazon,and DigStation (which passes on all proceeds to the artist, by the way...). The disc is available through CDBaby and from my personal favorite record store, the Louisiana Music Factory. Links below...
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Notes, Lyrics, Credits, Publishing, Etc.
"Nichevo" by Louie Ludwig zzi050111
Produced by Louie Ludwig
Mixed and mastered by Chris Finney
Album design/images: Louie Ludwig
The type font "Soviet" was designed by Daniel Zadorozny, whose excellent fonts can be found at iconian.com
Some train sounds on "Just Got Time to Catch that Train" are field recordings from FreeSound.org
About the Musicians. . .
I feel like the luckiest man in the world to have worked with these fine players. Pardon me if I take a minute to brag on 'em, in alphabetical order:
John Autin is a pianist and producer who has played with some of New Orleans' biggest names. He divides his time largely between his house gig in the French Quarter's Monteleone Hotel and running Rabadash Records, the label he founded in 1981. More at http://www.johnautin.com/
Tyler Clements is a remarkable young drummer who, at only 17, has played with many acts, including Jimmy Robinson, Dave Malone, Spencer Bohren, Johnny Vidacovich, Jonno Frishberg, Donald Ramsey and Al "Carnival Time" Johnson. Definitely keep your eye on Tyler.
Gina Forsyth is a brilliant singer, songwriter, guitarist and violinist who has played with Louisiana acts such as Mamou and Bruce Daigrepont. She has won numerous awards for his solo records. Her latest project is The Malvinas, a collaboration with Beth Cahill and Lisa Markley. They have just released their second album, "Love, Hope + Transportation." More at http://www.ginaforsyth.com/bio.shtml
Derek Huston was a founding member of seminal New Orleans Latino-rock band The Iguanas. Since leaving the group, he has toured with the Imagination Movers and worked with Nick Lowe and Elvis Costello.
George 'Keys' Izquierdo is a New Orleans pianist/keyboard player/producer known around the world for his power and finesse. His most recent album is "Right at Home in New Orleans." http://www.zymondo.com/georgekeys/gkeyscd.html
Dayna Kurtz is a New York-based singer, songwriter and guitarist renowned for her rich vocal style and deft songwriting. Her latest record is "American Standard." More at http://www.daynakurtz.com/2010/home.html
Moon Melancon is the brilliant guitarist and songwriter for the roots rock band The Americanos.
Bart Ramsey is the pianist/vocalist/accordionist behind the New Orleans gypsy jazz phenomenon VaVaVoom, one of his many collaborations with violinist Neti Vaan. His latest band is Zazou City. You can check out Bart's music at http://www.myspace.com/bartramsey
Bob Rice is the drummer for Atlanta's mold-breaking blues combo Spanky and the Love Handles. More at http://www.reverbnation.com/spankyandthelovehandles
Rosie Rosato has played percussion with such artists as Henry Butler, George Porter, Jr. and Leo Nocentelli. He currently performs with the Mardi Gras Indian Orchestra.
Clark Vreeland is a legend of New Orleans rhythm and blues, a founding member of the Rhapsodizers, which evolved into the Radiators, and Room Service. His current band is Spanky and the Love Handles.