This Loud Morning [Special Edition]

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
This Loud Morning is a curiously appropriate title for a David Cook album. Unlike so many rockers, Cook makes music not for the dead of night but for the crack of dawn, music that greets the day with a modicum of measured inspiration. This is particularly true of this 2011 sophomore set, an album that sands down any lingering rough edges from his 2008 post-American Idol major-label debut. Strangely enough, these rough edges include not only the faster songs that peppered David Cook, but anything resembling a discernable hook. Every cut marches along with a stately purpose and each track is colored with countless guitars, so many that it stands to reason that ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
This Loud Morning is a curiously appropriate title for a David Cook album. Unlike so many rockers, Cook makes music not for the dead of night but for the crack of dawn, music that greets the day with a modicum of measured inspiration. This is particularly true of this 2011 sophomore set, an album that sands down any lingering rough edges from his 2008 post-American Idol major-label debut. Strangely enough, these rough edges include not only the faster songs that peppered David Cook, but anything resembling a discernable hook. Every cut marches along with a stately purpose and each track is colored with countless guitars, so many that it stands to reason that this album would sound loud, yet it never does. Everything is tempered and deliberate, which isn't to say it's insincere: Cook emotes with gusto, never stopping to consider that his singing is lacquered over by all those guitars. So, This Loud Morning winds up as an album that's primarily textural mood music for the morning, and one that's not all that loud either.[This deluxe edition includes two bonus tracks as well as a separate DVD, The Making of This Loud Morning.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2011
  • Label: Rca
  • UPC: 886977695124
  • Catalog Number: 776951
  • Sales rank: 97,900

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Circadian (4:53)
  2. 2 Right Here, With You (3:18)
  3. 3 We Believe (4:23)
  4. 4 Fade Into Me (4:07)
  5. 5 Hard To Believe (3:52)
  6. 6 Take Me As I Am (4:07)
  7. 7 Time Marches On (3:42)
  8. 8 The Last Goodbye (3:01)
  9. 9 Paper Heart (3:36)
  10. 10 4 Letter Word (3:10)
  11. 11 Goodbye To the Girl (4:19)
  12. 12 Rapid Eye Movement (5:59)
  13. 13 This is Not the Last Time (3:48)
  14. 14 Let Me Fall For You (3:51)
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Making of "This Loud Morning"
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
David Cook Primary Artist, Electric Guitar, Background Vocals
Christopher James Children's Chorus
Tim Pierce Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Phil X. Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Joel Shearer Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Doug Trantow Choir, Chorus
Matt Serletic Organ, Piano, Keyboards
Alex Arias Choir, Chorus
Pavle Rakar Cello
Dorian Crozier Drums
Chris Chaney Bass
Mark Castrillon Background Vocals
Jasper Randall Children's Chorus
Ulrich Zimmer Leader
Klaus Marquardt Violin
Andy Skib Piano, Electric Guitar, Background Vocals
Rok Golob Conductor
Mike Leisz Choir, Chorus
Klaus Kulling Violin
Hale Thornhill-Wilson Children's Chorus
Neal Tiemann Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Johannes Krampen Violin
German Pops Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Ziga Cerar Violin
Ursula Ivanus Cello
Tomaz Stular Contrabass (Vocal)
Tamara Tasev Viola
Nastja Znideric Violin
Mojca Arnold Violin
Marjeta Skrjanc Viola
Marijana Gregoric Violin
Marija Naversnik Violin
Andreja Zupanc Violin
Ajda Kralj Violin
Ariane Volm Violin
Claudiu Rupa Violin
Betty Bachofer Viola
Alexander Brutsch Viola
Alex Uhl Double Bass
Michael Speth Violin
Marcin Nizol Viola
Lisa Barry Violin
Kyle Peek Drums, Background Vocals
Kathrin Bscheidl Violin
Jamie Kuhoberac Keyboards
Frederike Faust Viola
Victor Pineschi Children's Chorus
Ryan Kern Choir, Chorus
Rokulus Strings Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Natascha Klotschkoff Viola
Monty Anderson Bass
Monika Beck Violin
Mirchael O'Brien Children's Chorus
Technical Credits
Jess Cates Composer
Marti Frederiksen Composer
Kevin Griffin Composer
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Johnny Rzeznik Composer
Mark Dobson Engineer, Pro-Tools
Doug Trantow Engineer, drum programming, Pro-Tools
Matt Serletic Arranger, Programming, Producer, String Arrangements
Alex Arias Engineer, Pro-Tools
Scott Stevens Composer
Jamie Houston Composer
Lindy Robbins Composer
Matt Squire Composer
Gregg Wattenberg Composer
Julian Emery Composer
Chris Feldmann Logo
Chris DeStefano Composer
Jasper Randall Choir Contractor
Ryan Tedder Composer
David Hodges Composer
Claude Kelly Composer
Ryan Star Composer
Andy Skib Composer
Rok Golob Orchestration
Rune Westberg Composer
David Cook Composer
Mike Leisz Engineer, Pro-Tools
Bernd Ruf Music Direction
Neal Tiemann Composer
Courtney Herrera grooming
James Lawrence Irvin Composer
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