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Country For Old Men

John Scofield

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Mr Fool
John Scofield
I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry
John Scofield
Bartender's Blues
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Wildwood Flower
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Wayfaring Stranger
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Mama Tried
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Faded Love
John Scofield
Just A Girl I Used To Know
John Scofield
Red River Valley
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You're Still The One
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I'm An Old Cowhand
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Total Playing Time    62:37
Grammy Award - Best Jazz Instrumental Album, 2016 Grammy Award - Best Improvised Jazz Solo, 2016 - I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry "... may demonstrate his clear love of (country) music ... it is still unequivocally a jazz record ... one that may have a touch of twang but also swings mightily on nearly half of its 12 songs ... suggests that not only does Scofield, playing better than he ever has, have plenty of surprises still up his sleeve, but that he may well be moving in a direction where the myriad of music he loves is now all fair game, all while still remaining firmly in the jazz sphere." - All About Jazz Influential Grammy-winning jazz guitarist John Scofield crosses over to country music on this album, a collection of songs by Dolly Parton, Hank Williams, Shania Twain, Merle Haggard and several others. Scofield produced the album himself and is joined by his longtime jazz associates Steve Swallow on bass, keyboardist Larry Goldings and drummer Bill Stewart. "We’re going to turn ‘outlaw’ country tunes into jazz vehicles. Rather than go to Nashville and record with ‘real’ country players in a country style, I’m joining forces with my jazz cronies to play the songs with our jazz approach. We improvise while keeping the integrity, character and twang of this wonderful American music. I’ve always loved country music and am super excited to put my treatment of them into play." - John Scofield
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Produced by John Scofield Recorded on April 3 and 4, 2016 at Carriage House, CT Recording and mixing engineer: Jay Newland Assistant recording engineer: Mikhail Pivovarov Mastered by Mark Wilder at Battery Studios, NY Art direction: Susan Scofield and Farida Bachir Cover and liner photography: Nicholas Suttle Additional liner photography: John Abbott Liner notes: Phil Madeira Designed by Françoise Bergmann A&R: Brian Bacchus Executive producer: Farida Bachir John Scofield plays Ibanez guitars and Ko’okau ukelele

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