2005 Rodney Crowell – The Outsider

The Outsider is the twelfth studio album by American country music singer Rodney Crowell. It was released on August 16, 2005 via Columbia Records. The album includes the singles “The Obscenity Prayer” and “Say You Love Me”.

Tracks

1  Say You Love Me (Rodney Crowell) 3:32
2  The Obscenity Prayer (Give It To Me) (Rodney Crowell) 3:54
3  The Outsider (Rodney Crowell) 4:23
4  Dancin’ Circles Round The Sun (Epictetus Speaks) (Rodney Crowell) 4:32
5  Beautiful Despair (Rodney Crowell) 3:53
6  Don’t Get Me Started (Rodney Crowell) 5:51
7  Ignorance Is The Enemy (Rodney Crowell) 4:48
8  Glasgow Girl (Rodney Crowell) 4:43
9  Things That Go Bump In The Day (Rodney Crowell) 4:02
10  Shelter From The Storm (Bob Dylan) 5:27
11  We Can’t Turn Back Now (Rodney Crowell) 4:49

Media

Musicians

1 Say You Love Me

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsTrey Landry
GuitarWill Kimbrough
GuitarPat Buchanan
OrganJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsChris Rodrigues
Background VocalsWill Owsley
VocalsRodney Crowell


2 The Obscenity Prayer (Give It To Me)

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsGreg Morrow
GuitarJedd Hughes
GuitarPat Buchanan
OrganBilly Livsey
Background VocalsRandall Waller
VocalsRodney Crowell


3 The Outsider

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsGreg Morrow
GuitarWill Kimbrough
GuitarPat Buchanan
OrganJohn Hobbs
SaxJim Horn
Background VocalsChris Rodrigues
Background VocalsCrystal Taliefero
VocalsRodney Crowell


4 Dancin’ Circles Round The Sun (Epictetus Speaks)

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarSteuart Smith
OrganJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsJedd Hughes
Background VocalsWill Kimbrough
VocalsRodney Crowell


5 Beautiful Despair

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarWill Kimbrough
GuitarRichard Bennett
KeyboardsJohn Hobbs
StringsJonathan Yudkin
Background VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman
Background VocalsVince Santoro
VocalsRodney Crowell


6 Don’t Get Me Started

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsChad Cromwell
GuitarWill Kimbrough
GuitarJT Corenflos
MandolinJedd Hughes
OrganJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsJohn Cowan
Background VocalsMarcia Ramirez
VocalsRodney Crowell


7 Ignorance Is The Enemy

BassMichael Rhodes
GuitarRichard Bennett
OrganTony Harrell
Background VocalsBrodie Jenkins
Background VocalsBuddy Miller
Background VocalsChris Rodrigues
Background VocalsJulie Miller
Background VocalsKacie Jenkins
Background VocalsKim Flemming
Background VocalsNancy Jenkins
Background VocalsVince Santoro
Background VocalsEmmylou Harris
VoiceJohn Prine
VoiceEmmylou Harris
VocalsRodney Crowell


8 Glasgow Girl

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarJerry McPherson
GuitarRandy Scruggs
KeyboardsTony Harrell
Background VocalsChris Rodrigues
Background VocalsWill Owsley
VocalsRodney Crowell


9 Things That Go Bump In The Day

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsGreg Morrow
GuitarPat Buchanan
GuitarJedd Hughes
OrganBilly Livsey
HarmonicaPat Buchanan
Background VocalsJedd Hughes
Background VocalsPat Buchanan
VocalsRodney Crowell


10 Shelter From The Storm

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarRichard Bennett
GuitarEmmylou Harris
OrganJohn Hobbs
Steel GuitarSteve Fischell
VocalsEmmylou Harris
VocalsRodney Crowell


11 We Can’t Turn Back Now

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarWill Kimbrough
FiddleJonathan Yudkin
Background VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
VocalsRodney Crowell

Liner Notes

Producer – Rodney Crowell, Peter Coleman
Producer (Executive) – John Grady
Production (Asistant) – Dawn Nepp
Mixed By – Peter Coleman
Recorded By – Peter Coleman
Recorded By (Assistant) – Brandon Epps

Art Direction – Deb Haus
Design – Tracy Baskette-Fleaner
Photography – Thomas Petillo, Jennifer Tsar