Paal Flaata ‎– Wait By The Fire - Songs Of Chip Taylor

Rootsy ‎– ROOTSY 064, NorskAmerikaner ‎– none
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1 Wait By The Fire
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Guitars], Bass [Fender], Mellotron [Mellotrons] – Gøran GriniCello – Kjersti RydsaaHarmony Vocals [Background Harmony Voices] – The PaalettesViola, Violin – Lise Voldsdal
2 He Sits At My Table
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Guitars], Mellotron [Mellotrons], Slide Guitar [Electric] – Gøran GriniBass Guitar – Kyrre SætranDrums, Percussion – Hamlet PedersenSoprano Vocals [Female Soprano Voice] – Hege BrynildsenViola, Violin – Lise Voldsdal
3 Angel Of The Morning
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Guitars], Glockenspiel, Grand Piano, Mellotron, Organ [Pump] – Gøran GriniCello – Kjersti RydsaaDrums, Percussion – Hamlet PedersenViola, Violin – Lise Voldsdal
4 I Can Make It With You
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Echo Guitar], Electric Piano [Wurlitzer], Organ [Farfisa] – Gøran GriniBass [Fender] – Lars Ivar BorgDrums, Percussion – Hamlet PedersenLead Guitar [Electric] – Omar ØstliRhythm Guitar [Electric] – Paal FlaataTrombone – Tarjei W. Grimsby*Trumpet – Frank Brodahl
5 If I Stop Loving You
Instruments [All Instruments] – Gøran Grini
6 Sleepy Eyes
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Guitars], Grand Piano, Mellotron [Mellotrons], Organ [Pump], Performer [Piassava Broom] – Gøran GriniBacking Vocals [Male Background Voice], Percussion – Paal FlaataCymbal [Cymbals] – Hamlet PedersenDouble Bass – Terje StøldalGlockenspiel – Lise VoldsdalSoprano Vocals [Female Soprano Voice] – Hege Brynildsen
7 Graceland Souvenirs
Bass Guitar – Kyrre SætranDrums, Percussion – Hamlet PedersenElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Organ [Hammond B3], Rhythm Guitar [Electric], Slide Guitar [Electric] – Gøran GriniLead Guitar [Electric] – Omar ØstliWritten By – Chip Taylor / Gøran GriniWritten-By – Gøran Grini
8 Weaker Moments
Acoustic Guitar, Harmony Vocals – Paal FlaataDouble Bass – Terje StøldalDrums – Åsmund SolliFiddle – Lise VoldsdalGrand Piano, Organ [B3] – Gøran GriniLead Guitar [Electric] – Omar Østli
9 You Didn't Get Here Last Night
Bass Guitar – Kyrre SætranBells [Bell], Electric Piano [Wurlitzer], Grand Piano, Organ [Hammond B3], Performer [Piassava Broom] – Gøran GriniDrums – Hamlet PedersenHarmony Vocals [Background Harmony Voices] – The PaalettesLead Guitar [Electric] – Omar ØstliPercussion – Hamlet Pedersen, Åsmund SolliRhythm Guitar [Electric] – Paal Flaata
10 This Darkest Day
Grand Piano, Organ [Pump] – Gøran Grini

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Comes in a gatefold cardboard sleeve with a 16-page booklet with credits, liner notes and lyrics.

All songs by Chip Taylor
except "Graceland Souvenirs" (Chip Taylor / Gøran Grini).
Published by EMI Music Publishing (1, 3, 4, 6 & 9), Screen Gems / EMI Music Publishing (2) and Back Road Music Inc (5, 8 & 10) and and Back Road Music Inc / Copyright Control (7).

Produced by Gøran Grini,
with Paal Flaata and Kai Andersen.

Recorded and mixed by Kai Andersen at Athletic Sound, Halden, Norway, spring/summer 2012.
"If I stop loving you" recorded in room 207 at Victoria Hotel in Stavanger january 22, 2012 (overdubs done later in Grini's basement).
Mastered by Claes Persson at CRP Recordings, Sweden.

This recording is supported by Fond for utøvende kunstnere and Fond for lyd og bilde.

Goes to everyone involved on and around this recording.
A special thanks to Ingerid Heggelund and Stian Rennesund at Odden Gård, Kilebygda, for rehearsals and the inspiration that came along living at your wonderful place.
And of course, Chip Taylor!
Without you all, it wouldn't have been possible.

Management: Notown Entertainment, Unni Jakobsen (
Booking: Ramble On Svenna Hansen (

℗ 2012 Flaata / Grini / Norskamerikaner © 2012 Rootsy.
Distributed in Scandinavia by Warner Music.

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