1999 Freebo – The End Of The Beginning

The End Of The Beginning is an album by bassist Freebo, released in 1999.

Daniel Friedberg, better known by the stage name Freebo, is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and producer noted primarily for his work with Bonnie Raitt. He is also a session musician who has recorded and performed with Ringo Starr, John Mayall, John Hall, Aaron Neville, Dr. John, Willy DeVille, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Maria Muldaur, Kate & Anna McGarrigle and many others.


1  Before The Feeling’s Gone (Rocky Burnette; Freebo) 05:52
2  You Don’t Have To Live This Way (Freebo; Robert Tepper) 04:09
3  Trouble (Freebo) 05:59
4  Yogi (Freebo) 04:44
5  How Do I Say Goodbye (Freebo) 05:04
6  You’re Gonna Miss Me (Freebo) 04:42
7  Sometimes It’s For Nothing (Freebo; Robert Tepper) 06:36
8  Looking Glass (Freebo; Robert Tepper) 05:09
9  It Comes From The Heart (Freebo) 03:46
10  She’s My D.O.G. (Freebo) 04:44
11  I’ll Never Be Ready (Rock ‘n’ Roll Shoes) (Freebo; Janey Street) 04:35
12  Pipe Dream (Freebo) 04:31
13  Somehow (Freebo) 04:16


DrumsMichael Jochum
GuitarJerry Donahue
GuitarAlbert Lee
GuitarMarty Walsh
GuitarLeo Nocentelli
GuitarWalter Trout
Slide GuitarPaul Barrere
Acoustic GuitarMarty Walsh
Acoustic GuitarFreebo
ClavinetMark Jordan
Electric PianoMichael Jochum
Hammond OrganMark Jordan
PianoJohn Beasley
PianoMark Jordan
SynthesizerMark Jordan
Strings (Synthesizer)Tommy Mars
AccordionJohn Magnie
French HornBrad Kintschner
OboeJoe Stone
SaxStephen Kupka
SaxAlbert Wing
SaxDavid Woodford
TromboneGarrett Atkins
TrumpetJon Papenbrook
TrumpetLee Thornburg
PercussionSam Clayton
TablasSteve Forman
PercussionSteve Forman
PercussionMichael Jochum
Background VocalsLisa Nemzo
VocalsPaul Barrere
VocalsVictoria Levy
VocalsBonnie Raitt
VocalsValerie Carter

Liner Notes

Producer – Freebo
Arranged By (Horns) – Lee Thornburg, Freebo
Mixed By – Robert Biles, Sheridan Eldridge

Design – David Reilly
Photography – Jeff Reese

Recorded At Icebone Studios