2013 Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell – Old Yellow Moon

Old Yellow Moon is a Grammy Award-winning collaborative album by American country music singer-songerwriters Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, released on February 26, 2013 in the United States by Nonesuch Records. It is the twenty-seventh and tenth studio albums for both Harris and Crowell, respectively, as well as Harris’s fifth album for Nonesuch Records.

Produced by Harris’ ex-husband and longtime producer Brian Ahern, Old Yellow Moon was recorded in 2012 at Eastern Island Sounds and Ronnie’s Place, both in Nashville.

Tracks

1  Hanging Up My Heart (Hank DeVito) 02:51
2  Invitation To The Blues (Roger Miller) 03:38
3  Spanish Dancer (Patti Scialfa) 03:44
4  Open Season On My Heart (James T Slater; Rodney Crowell) 03:41
5  Chase The Feeling (Kris Kristofferson) 03:31
6  Black Caffeine (Donivan Cowart; Hank DeVito) 03:23
7  Dreaming My Dreams (Allen Reynolds) 03:18
8  Bluebird Wine (Rodney Crowell) 02:56
9  Back When We Were Beautiful (Matraca Berg) 03:40
10  Here We Are (Rodney Crowell) 03:16
11  Bull Rider (Rodney Crowell) 03:05
12  Old Yellow Moon (Hank DeVito; Lynn Langham) 03:38

Musicians

VocalsEmmylou Harris
VocalsRodney Crowell

Other Musicians

1 Hanging Up My Heart

BassEmory Gordy
DrumsJohn Ware
GuitarJames Burton
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Acoustic GuitarBrian Ahern
Steel GuitarTommy Spurlock
OrganBill Payne
AccordionJim Hoke
Background VocalsVince Gill


2 Invitation To The Blues

BassDennis Crouch
DrumsChad Cromwell
GuitarJohn Jorgenson
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Steel GuitarPaul Franklin
PianoReese Wynans
FiddleLarry Franklin


3 Spanish Dancer

DrumsMarco Giovino
GuitarVince Gill
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
MandolinStuart Duncan
PianoBill Payne
AccordionJim Hoke
TambourineEmmylou Harris


4 Open Season On My Heart

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsJohn Ware
DrumsMarco Giovino
GuitarSteuart Smith
Acoustic GuitarBrian Ahern
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Steel GuitarTommy Spurlock
OrganBill Payne
PianoBill Payne


5 Chase The Feeling

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsChad Cromwell
GuitarJedd Hughes
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Steel GuitarPaul Franklin
PianoReese Wynans


6 Black Caffeine

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMarco Giovino
Slide GuitarSteuart Smith
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
OrganBill Payne
PianoBill Payne


7 Dreaming My Dreams

BassEmory Gordy
DrumsJohn Ware
Acoustic GuitarBrian Ahern
Acoustic GuitarEmmylou Harris
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Steel GuitarTommy Spurlock
Electric PianoGlen Hardin
FiddleStuart Duncan


8 Bluebird Wine

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMarco Giovino
GuitarJohn Jorgenson
GuitarBrian Ahern
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Acoustic GuitarBrian Ahern
MandolinJohn Jorgenson
OrganBill Payne
HarmonicaMickey Raphael


9 Back When We Were Beautiful

Arco BassDavid Hungate
MandocelloSteuart Smith
OrganBill Payne
PianoJohn Hobbs


10 Here We Are

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMarco Giovino
Acoustic GuitarEmmylou Harris
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Acoustic GuitarBrian Ahern
Steel GuitarTommy Spurlock
PianoBill Payne
FiddleStuart Duncan


11 Bull Rider

Acoustic BassBrian Ahern
DrumsMarco Giovino
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Acoustic GuitarBrian Ahern
BanjoStuart Duncan
OrganBill Payne
FiddleStuart Duncan


12 Old Yellow Moon

Acoustic BassBrian Ahern
Acoustic GuitarEmmylou Harris
Acoustic GuitarRodney Crowell
Steel GuitarTommy Spurlock
PianoLynn Langham
AccordionJim Hoke

Liner Notes

Producer – Brian Ahern
Engineer (Assistant) – John Baldwin, Noland O’Boyle (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
Recorded By – Donivan Cowart (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)
Recorded By – Chuck Ainlay (Tracks 2, 5)

Design – Jeri Heiden, SMOG Design
Photography – David McClister

Mastered At – Gateway Mastering
Recorded At Easter Island Surround
Recorded At Ronnie’s Place Studio
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Phonographic Copyright WEA International Inc
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