Overqualified for the Blues

Overqualified for the Blues

by Brian Blain
     
 
A personable singer and a good accompanying guitarist, Brian Blain is a superior songwriter who writes lyrics about everyday life. His delivery is friendly, his words are insightful, and there is plenty of variety in the subject matter throughout this mostly joyful set, not just dealing with the usual love relationships. The backup

Overview

A personable singer and a good accompanying guitarist, Brian Blain is a superior songwriter who writes lyrics about everyday life. His delivery is friendly, his words are insightful, and there is plenty of variety in the subject matter throughout this mostly joyful set, not just dealing with the usual love relationships. The backup musicians are excellent, but Brian Blain is in the spotlight throughout and performs a definitive set of his material. This set is particularly recommended to fans of upbeat folk music.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/04/2005
Label:
Northern Blues
UPC:
0809509001125
catalogNumber:
11

Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Brian Blain   Primary Artist,Bass,Guitar,Vocals,Guitar (Resonator)
Jim Galloway   Baritone Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Rebecca Campbell   Background Vocals
Michael Fonfara   Piano
Gary Kendall   Bass
Rod Phillips   Organ
Butch Coulter   Harmonica
Victor Bateman   Bass
David Baxter   Background Vocals
Daisy DeBolt   Background Vocals
Harry Manx   Slide Guitar
Paul Reddick   Harmonica
Michael Jerome Browne   Fiddle,Guitar,Harmonica,Mandolin,12-string Guitar
Emily Braden   Background Vocals
Sue Lothrop   Background Vocals

Technical Credits

Scott Billington   Composer
Betty James   Composer
Rob Heaney   Engineer
Paul Benedict   Engineer
Barney Beninger   Engineer
David Baxter   Producer
Fred Litwin   Liner Notes
Helge Halvé   Engineer
Brian Blain   Composer,Producer,Engineer

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