Chris & Carla ‎– Velvet Fog: The Studio Recordings

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Glitterhouse Records ‎– GRLP 1026, Indigo (2) ‎– LP 202121
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Life Full Of Holes
A1 Precursor
Engineer – Kevin Suggs, Michael ShulerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Michael ShulerWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
A2 Storm Crazy
Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Feedback] – Peter BuckBass – Benjamin SharpDrums, Percussion – Terri MoellerEngineer – Kevin SuggsPiano – Peter BuckProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Peter BuckWritten-By – Chris Eckman, Peter Buck
A3 Death At Low Water
Bass – Benjamin SharpDrums, Percussion – Sean SippelEngineer – Kevin SuggsLap Steel Guitar [Lap Steel] – Orville JohnsonProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
A4 The Tower
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – Scott McCaugheyBacking Vocals – Scott McCaugheyBass – Scott McCaugheyCornet [Coronet] – Scott McCaugheyEngineer – Kevin SuggsPiano – Scott McCaugheyProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Scott McCaugheyWritten-By – Chris Eckman, Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey
B1 Nights Between Stations
Accordion – Glenn SlaterAcoustic Guitar – Peter BuckBass – Benjamin SharpEngineer – Kevin SuggsLap Steel Guitar [Lap Steel] – Orville JohnsonProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Peter BuckWritten-By – Chris Eckman, Peter Buck
B2 Take Me
Bass – Mark*Drums – Al*Engineer – Kevin Suggs, Victor Van VugtFeaturing – The Tindersticks*Guitar [Nylon Guitar] – Neil*Mixed By – Victor Van VugtPiano – Dave*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Stuart Staples*, The Tindersticks*, Victor Van VugtViolin – Dickon*Vocals – Stuart A. StaplesWritten-By – George Jones (2), Leon Payne
B3 Sleep Will Pass Us By
Engineer – Kevin SuggsKeyboards, Other [Gopichon] – Steve FiskProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Steve FiskWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
B4 Sandy River Moon
Accordion – Glenn SlaterBanjo – Nick KroesEngineer – Kevin SuggsGuitar – Dugout DickKeyboards [Keyboard Treatments] – Tony KroesLyrics By – Richard "Dugout Dick" Zimmerman*Mixed By [With Help From] – Pete GerraldMusic By – Richard "Dugout Dick" Zimmerman*Music By [Additional] – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Nick KroesProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By [Banjo Loop] – Nick Kroes, Tony KroesRecorded By [Guitar And Voice] – Dugout DickVocals – Dugout Dick
C1 The Silent Crossing
Accordion – Glenn SlaterBass – Benjamin SharpDrums – Sean SippelEngineer – Kevin SuggsHarmonica – Michael Wells (3)Jew's Harp [Jew Harp] – Sean SippelProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
C2 Comfort Of A Stranger
Backing Vocals – Terri MoellerBass – Michael Wells (3)Drums – Terri MoellerEngineer – Kevin SuggsPiano – Glenn SlaterProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsTambourine – Terri MoellerWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
C3 Life Full Of Holes
Engineer – Kevin SuggsProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Tyes AbelhaqWritten-By [Title From A Novel By] – Mohammed Mrabet*
D1 Velvet Fog
Bass – Mark*Drums – Al*Electric Guitar – Neil*Engineer – Kevin Suggs, Victor Van VugtFeaturing – The Tindersticks*Guitar [Percussive Guitar] – Stuart*Mixed By – Stuart Staples*Piano, Organ – Dave*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Stuart Staples*, The Tindersticks*, Victor Van VugtViolin – Dickon*Vocals – Stuart*Written-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
D2 Never Gonna Fall
Engineer – Kevin SuggsProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
D3 The Cool And The Dark
Engineer – Kevin Suggs, Michael ShulerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin Suggs, Michael ShulerSlide Guitar – Michael ShulerWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
D4 Soul Of A Better Man
Engineer – Kevin SuggsProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman
Swinger 500
A1 The Good News First
Bass – Baker*Cello – Christine GunnLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Organ [Hammond Organ] – Glenn SlaterProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsTrumpet – Oscar Williams (2)Written-By – Chris Eckman
A2 Electric Wire
Bass – Baker*Drums – Terri MoellerLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Pedal Steel Guitar – David Immergluck*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsSynthesizer [Moog] – Glenn SlaterWritten-By – Chris Eckman
A3 New Love Ends
Cello – Christine GunnLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Chris Eckman
B1 Black Rope Tied
Bass – Baker*Cello – Christine GunnDrums – Terri MoellerLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Mandolin – David Immergluck*Organ – Bruce WirthProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Chris Eckman
B2 Fear
Banjo – Danny BarnesBass Clarinet – Axel MundyElectric Guitar [Fever Electric Guitar] – John BoschLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsResonator Guitar [National Steel Guitar] – Danny BarnesSynthesizer [Moog] – Glenn SlaterWritten-By – Chris Eckman
B3 Swinger 500
Lyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsTrumpet – Oscar Williams (2)Violin – Anne Marie RuljancichWritten-By – Chris Eckman
C1 Funny How Time Slips Away
Bass – Baker*Drums – Terri MoellerPedal Steel Guitar – David Immergluck*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Willie Nelson
C2 Bingo Catastrophe
Bass – Michael Wells (3)Harmonica – Michael Wells (3)Lyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Pedal Steel Guitar – David Immergluck*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Chris Eckman
C3 Blue Winter Snow
Electric Upright Bass – John Von FeldtHarmonium – Bruce WirthLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsTrumpet – Oscar Williams (2)Written-By – Chris Eckman
D1 Mercury Rising
Lyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsTrumpet – Oscar Williams (2)Written-By – Chris Eckman
D2 Famous Last Words
Bass – John Von FeldtDrums – Grant EckmanLyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsResonator Guitar [National Steel Guitar] – Danny BarnesViolin – Anne Marie RuljancichVoice [Swooping Voices] – Anne Marie RuljancichWritten-By – Chris Eckman
D3 Made To Burn
Lyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Chris Eckman
D4 Runaround
Lyrics By [Lyrical Assistance] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris Eckman, Kevin SuggsRecorded By – Kevin SuggsWritten-By – Chris Eckman
Fly High Brave Dreamers
A1 At The Twilight's Last Gleaming
Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Chris*Bass Guitar – Tomi PopitDrums – Luka ŠaleharEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekGlockenspiel – Carla*Guitar – Chris*Mellotron [Mellotron Flute] – Carla*Mellotron [Mellotron Strings] – Chris*Mixed By – Janez KrižajOrgan – Chris*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanProgrammed By [Programming] – Chris*Recorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajVocals – Carla*Written-By – Chris Eckman
A2 Things We Should Have Known
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Carla*Bass Guitar – Jani HaceDrums – Sergej RanđelovićElectric Guitar – Jason VictorEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekMixed By – Janez KrižajOrgan [Organ Mellotron Strings] – Carla*Piano – Al DelonerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajVocals – Chris*Written-By – Chris Eckman
A3 Ice Station Zebra
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Chris*Engineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekInstrumentation By [Persephone] – Chris*Melodica – Carla*Mixed By – Janez KrižajProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanProgrammed By [Programming] – Chris*Recorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajStrings – Carla*Synthesizer – Carla*Synthesizer [Analog Synthesizer] – Chris*Vocals – Carla*Written-By – Chris Eckman
B1 Taking Leave Of Our Senses
Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Carla*Baritone Guitar – Dalibor PavičićElectric Piano – Chris*Engineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekGuitar [Twang Guitar] – Chris*Mellotron [Mellotron Vibes] – Carla*Mixed By – Janez KrižajOrgan [Feedback Organ] – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajVocals – Chris*Written-By – Chris Eckman
B2 Long Slow River
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Carla*Electric Upright Bass [Upright Bass] – Žiga GolobEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekMixed By – Janez KrižajOrgan – Chris*Piano – Anda EckmanProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanProgrammed By [Programming] – Chris*Recorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajShaker – Carla*Synthesizer – Carla*Vocals – Chris*Written-By – Chris Eckman
B3 Love Sleeps Late
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Bass Guitar – Jani HaceDrums, Percussion – Sergej RanđelovićElectric Guitar – Jason VictorEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekGuitar [E-Bow Guitar] – Al DelonerMellotron [Mellotron Strings] – Chris*Mixed By – Janez KrižajPiano – Al DelonerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajVocals – Carla*Written-By – Chris Eckman
C1 Rising Backwards
Baritone Guitar – Dalibor PavičićElectric Piano, Synthesizer – Chris*Electric Upright Bass [Upright Bass] – Žiga GolobEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekMixed By – Janez KrižajProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanProgrammed By [Programming] – Chris*Recorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajSounds [Water Drops] – Carla*Trumpet – Andrej JakušVocals – Carla*Written-By – Chris Eckman
C2 Raise Them Hands
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Backing Vocals – Anda Eckman, Janja Gomboc, Mateja Bedenk, Romina DžafičBacking Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Carla*Bass Guitar – Jani HaceDrums – Sergej RanđelovićElectric Guitar – Jason VictorEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekMixed By – Janez KrižajPiano – Al DelonerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajShaker – Carla*Sounds [Intro Sounds] – Chris*Vocals – Chris*Written-By – Chris Eckman
C3 Whatever It Takes
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Bass Guitar – Jani HaceDrums – Sergej RanđelovićElectric Guitar – Jason VictorEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekHarmonica – Al DelonerInstrumentation By [Persephone] – Chris*Lead Guitar [Electric Lead Guitar] – Chris*Mixed By – Janez KrižajOrgan – Carla*Piano – Al DelonerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajVocals – Carla*, Chris*Written-By – Chris Eckman
D1 Fly High Brave Dreamers
Bass Guitar – Tomi PopitChoir – Anda Eckman, Janja Gomboc, Mateja Bedenk, Romina DžafičClarinet – Carla*Effects [Kaoss Pad] – Carla*Electric Piano, Organ – Carla*Engineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekGuitar – Chris*Instrumentation By [Persephone] – Chris*Mellotron – Carla*Mixed By – Janez KrižajPercussion – Carla*Producer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanProgrammed By [Programming] – Chris*Recorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajSampler [Samples] – Chris*Tambourine – Chris*Vocals – Carla*, Chris*Written-By – Chris Eckman
D2 Salad Days
Acoustic Guitar – Chris*Bass – Jani HaceDrums – Sergej RanđelovićElectric Guitar – Jason VictorEngineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekMixed By – Janez KrižajPiano – Al DelonerProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajVocals – Carla*Written-By – Alison Statton, Stuart Moxham
D3 Fly High Brave Dreamers (String Version)
Engineer [Assistant] – Carla Torgerson, Rok PodbevšekMixed By – Janez KrižajProducer – Carla Torgerson, Chris EckmanRecorded By – Chris Eckman, Janez KrižajWritten-By – Chris Eckman
Life Full Of Holes
CD1-1 Precursor
CD1-2 Storm Crazy
CD1-3 Death At Low Water
CD1-4 The Tower
CD1-5 Nights Between Stations
CD1-6 Take Me
CD1-7 Sleep Will Pass Us By
CD1-8 Sandy River Moon
CD1-9 The Silent Crossing
CD1-10 Comfort Of A Stranger
CD1-11 Life Full Of Holes
CD1-12 Velvet Fog
CD1-13 Never Gonna Fall
CD1-14 The Cool And The Dark
CD1-15 Soul Of A Better Man
Swinger 500
CD2-1 The Good News First
CD2-2 Electric Wire
CD2-3 New Love Ends
CD2-4 Black Rope Tied
CD2-5 Fear
CD2-6 Swinger 500
CD2-7 Funny How Time Slips Away
CD2-8 Bingo Catastrophe
CD2-9 Blue Winter Snow
CD2-10 Mercury Rising
CD2-11 Famous Last Words
CD2-12 Made To Burn
CD2-13 Runaround
Fly High Brave Dreamers
CD3-1 At The Twilight'S Last Gleaming
CD3-2 Things We Should Have Known
CD3-3 Ice Station Zebra
CD3-4 Taking Leave Of Our Senses
CD3-5 Long Slow River
CD3-6 Love Sleeps Late
CD3-7 Rising Backwards
CD3-8 Raise Them Hands
CD3-9 Whatever It Takes
CD3-10 Fly High Brave Dreamers
CD3-11 Salad Days
CD3-12 Fly High Brave Dreamers (String Version)

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The Box set contains 3 Double-LPs plus three CDs, carefully remastered for vinyl versions of the three studioalbums. “Life Full of Holes” (1995) and “Fly High Brave Dreamers” (2007) for the first time ever on vinyl and “Swinger 500” (1998) now as a double Vinyl set. All three LPs come in a gatefold sleeve and the whole set is rounded by a 16 page (LP size) brochure including unreleased pictures and extensive liner-notes plus rare bonus tracks. Limited to 1.000 copies.
Remastered @ Master & Servant, Hamburg

Life Full Of Holes:
Engineered at John & Stu's Place, November/December, 1994 except
A1: produced and engineered at Down In The Hole, originally recorded for Brion Rockwell's film Where The Air Is Cool And Dark.
B2, engineered at the Pavilion, London, mixed at Worldwide Studios
B4: banjo loop recorded in Grand Rapids, Michigan; guitar and voice recorded in Dugout Dick's cave near Salmon River, Idaho; mixed at Hanszek Audio.
D1: engineered at the Pavilion, London
D4: produced and engineered at Down In The Hole, originally recorded for Brion Rockwell's film Where The Air Is Cool And Dark.
Published by
A1: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
A2: Night Garden Music/BMI/administered by Warner Chappell/Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
A3: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
A4: Macnor Music/BMI/admin. by Bug Music/Night Garden Music/BMI/Wolffsongs/EMI Music Germany
B1: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
B2: CBS Songs
B3: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
B4: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Germany
C1: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
C2: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
C3: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Germany
D1: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
D2: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
D3: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH
D4: Wolffsongs/EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH

Swinger 500:
Recorded at Avast! Recording, Seatrle, December 1997.
Mastered by Pauler Acoustics
Digital Editing at House Of Snacks
All songs published by Wolffsongs/EMI Publishing GmbH, except C1: BMG Songs (BMI)

Fly High Brave Dreamers:
Recorded by Chris Eckman at Studio Zuma, Ljubljana and Studio Metro, Studio Metro, Ljubljana. Assistant engineers: Carla Torgerson (Zuma), Rok (Metro). Mixed at Studio Metro. Mastered by Pauler Acoustics.
All songs Wolffsongs/BMG Ufa Musikverlage, except D2.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 015698 607710
  • Label Code: LC 8323
  • Label Code: LC 08323

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