1991 Robbie Robertson – Storyville

Storyville is Robbie Robertson‘s second solo album. It is focused on the famous jazz homeland section of New Orleans and on that part of the South in particular. He contributed one song (“Breakin’ the Rules”) to Wim Wenders’ soundtrack to his 1991 film, Until the End of the World.

Tracks

1  Night Parade (Robbie Robertson) 05:08
2  Hold Back The Dawn (Robbie Robertson) 05:27
3  Go Back To Your Woods (Bruce Hornsby) 04:35
4  Soap Box Preacher (Robbie Robertson) 05:20
5  Day Of Reckoning (Burnin For You) (David Ricketts) 06:46
6  What About Now (The Neville Brothers) 04:34
7  Shake This Town (Robbie Robertson) 05:23
8  Breakin The Rules (Robbie Robertson) 05:50
9  Resurrection (Robbie Robertson) 05:20
10  Sign Of The Rainbow (Martin Page) 05:27

Media

Musicians

1 Night Parade

BassGuy Pratt
DrumsJerry Marotta
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
OrganRonnie Foster
SaxWarren Bell
SaxAmadee Castenell
SaxFred Kemp
TromboneDuane Paulin
TrumpetStacey Cole
PercussionAlex Acuna
Background VocalsDorene Wise
Background VocalsYadonna Wise
VocalsRobbie Robertson


2 Hold Back The Dawn

BassGuy Pratt
DrumsBilly Ward
GuitarBill Dillon
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
KeyboardsPaul Moore
KeyboardsStephen Hague
PercussionAlex Acuna
Background VocalsRick Danko
VocalsRobbie Robertson


3 Go Back To Your Woods

BassGeorge Porter Jr
DrumsRussell Batiste
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarLeo Nocentelli
KeyboardsBruce Hornsby
OrganArt Neville
SaxTony Dagradi
SaxAmadee Castenell
SaxCarl Blouin
TromboneDuane Paulin
TrumpetBrian Graber
Background VocalsDorene Wise
Background VocalsYadonna Wise
Background VocalsGeorge Porter Jr
Background VocalsBruce Hornsby
Background VocalsArt Neville
VocalsRobbie Robertson


4 Soap Box Preacher

Bass (synthesizer)Stephen Hague
DrumsJerry Marotta
DrumsRonald Jones
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
Acoustic GuitarRobbie Robertson
MandolinBill Dillon
KeyboardsGarth Hudson
OrganRobbie Robertson
SaxWarren Bell
SaxAmadee Castenell
SaxFred Kemp
TromboneDuane Paulin
TrumpetStacey Cole
Background VocalsNeil Young
VocalsRobbie Robertson


5 Day Of Reckoning (Burnin For You)

BassDavid Ricketts
DrumsJR Robinson
Drums (programming)David Ricketts
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
GuitarDavid Ricketts
KeyboardsDavid Ricketts
KeyboardsPaul Moore
PercussionAlex Acuna
ClarinetJohn Mitchell
FlugelhornMark Isham
FluteDan Higgins
SaxDan Higgins
SaxDick Mitchell
TromboneKen Kugler
TrumpetMark Isham
Background VocalsCarmen Twillie
Background VocalsClydene Jackson
Background VocalsRoy Galloway
Background VocalsPhyllis Yvonne Williams
VocalsRobbie Robertson


6 What About Now

BassGuy Pratt
DrumsJerry Marotta
SnareLeon Chancler
GuitarRobbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
Acoustic GuitarRobbie Robertson
KeyboardsIvan Neville
PercussionAlex Acuna
Background VocalsAaron Neville
VocalsRobbie Robertson


7 Shake This Town

BassGeorge Porter Jr
BassMark Leonard
DrumsJR Robinson
SnareGinger Baker
GuitarRobbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
KeyboardsCharles Pollard
KeyboardsStephen Hague
HornsRebirth Brass Band
Background VocalsDorene Wise
Background VocalsYadonna Wise
Background VocalsDavid Baerwald
Background VocalsMike Mills
Background VocalsZion Harmonizers
VocalsRobbie Robertson


8 Breakin The Rules

BassRobert Bell
DrumsRonald Jones
Drums (programming)Robert Bell
Drums (programming)Paul Moore
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarPaul Buchanan
KeyboardsPaul Moore
SaxCarl Blouin
SaxTony Dagradi
SaxAmadee Castenell
TromboneDuane Paulin
TrumpetBrian Graber
Background VocalsPaul Buchanan
VocalsRobbie Robertson


9 Resurrection

BassGuy Pratt
DrumsJoseph Modeliste
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
KeyboardsGarth Hudson
SaxWarren Bell
SaxAmadee Castenell
SaxFred Kemp
TromboneDuane Paulin
TrumpetStacey Cole
PercussionAlex Acuna
Background VocalsZion Harmonizers
VocalsRobbie Robertson


10 Sign Of The Rainbow

BassRobert Bell
DrumsJerry Marotta
Drums (programming)Martin Page
Guitar (solo)Robbie Robertson
GuitarBill Dillon
MandolinBill Dillon
KeyboardsMartin Page
KeyboardsPaul Moore
PianoMartin Page
PercussionJerry Marotta
Background VocalsMartin Page
Background VocalsAaron Neville
Background VocalsZion Harmonizers
VocalsRobbie Robertson

Liner Notes

Producer – Martin Page, Robbie Robertson
Producer – Stephen Hague (Track 10)
Producer (Assistant) – Jared Levine
Producer (Associate) – Steve Nye
Arranged By (Horns) – Wardell Quezergue (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 8, 9)
Engineer – Steve Nye
Engineer (Additional) – George Cowan, Jim Scott, Ken Jordan, Malcolm Burn, Martin Brumbach
Engineer (Assistant) – Alex Rodrigues, Jeff DeMorris, Mark Howard, Steve Himelfarb, Steve Reynolds
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
Mixed By – Bob Clearmountain

Art Direction – Robin Sloane
Design – Kevin Reagan, Mark Andresen
Photography By – Syndey Byrd
Photo Shoot Coordinator – Lynn Goddard

Phonographic Copyright (p) – The David Geffen Company
Copyright (c) – The David Geffen Company
Recorded At – The Village Recorder
Recorded At – Southlake Recording Studio
Recorded At – Ultrasonic Studios
Recorded At – Zeitgeist Studios
Recorded At – Ground Control Studios
Recorded At – St. Claire Studio
Mixed At – Bearsville Studios
Mastered At – Masterdisk