The Wild Places

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All Music Guide - James Chrispell
Dan Fogelberg managed to retain listeners' attention even after nearly 20 years of music-making. The Wild Places is a calm collection of originals and wisely chosen covers. Bruce Cockburn's "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" is done Fogelberg style, with Dan playing all the instruments himself. The old Cascades hit "Rhythm of the Rain" has a dreamy style applied to it, and Fogelberg adds a portion of the Beatles' "Rain" as well. Originals "The Spirit Trail" and the title cut are more solid efforts from Fogelberg's pen. Pastoral, if a bit laid-back, The Wild Places showed that Dan Fogelberg could still shine in a mellow style that suited his ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Chrispell
Dan Fogelberg managed to retain listeners' attention even after nearly 20 years of music-making. The Wild Places is a calm collection of originals and wisely chosen covers. Bruce Cockburn's "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" is done Fogelberg style, with Dan playing all the instruments himself. The old Cascades hit "Rhythm of the Rain" has a dreamy style applied to it, and Fogelberg adds a portion of the Beatles' "Rain" as well. Originals "The Spirit Trail" and the title cut are more solid efforts from Fogelberg's pen. Pastoral, if a bit laid-back, The Wild Places showed that Dan Fogelberg could still shine in a mellow style that suited his material well.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/11/2009
  • Label: Friday Music
  • UPC: 829421114628
  • Catalog Number: 211146
  • Sales rank: 122,521

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Dan Fogelberg Primary Artist, Synthesizer, Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Guitar, Percussion, Piano, Drums, Electric Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Keyboards, Electric Piano, Vocals, Slide Guitar, Classical Guitar, Woodwind, Ambience, Roland Synthesizer
Mike Finnigan Organ
Lenny Castro Percussion, Conga, Timbales
David Crosby Vocals, Vocal Harmony
Al Garth Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Bob Glaub Bass, Fretless Bass Guitar
George Hawkins Bass
The Heart Attack Horns Vocals, Group
Jerry Hey Trumpet
Russ Kunkel Percussion, Drums
Michael Landau Electric Guitar
Sara K. Background Vocals
Timothy B. Schmit Vocals, Background Vocals, Vocal Harmony
Maxine Willard Waters Vocals, Vocal Harmony
The Waters Vocals, Group
Oren Waters Vocals, Vocal Harmony
Julia Waters Vocals, Vocal Harmony
David Brosby Vocal Harmony
Technical Credits
Bruce Cockburn Composer
Dan Fogelberg Composer, Producer, Engineer, String Arrangements, drum programming
The Heart Attack Horns Contributor
Marty Lewis Engineer
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Duane Scott Engineer
Amy Dakos Art Direction, Illustrations, Cover Design
Kosh Dakos Art Direction
Dave Reynolds Engineer
Amy Kakos Art Direction, Cover Design
Chief Seattle Author
Anastasia Savage Cover Photo
Joe Reagoso Reissue Producer
David Reynolds Engineer
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