Singer songwriter John Greene
presents this latest collection of country tunes.
Seven new songs and four reworkings from the past that needed help.
Americana country throughout.
1st video : 'Moving Day' HERE
01 Moving Day [Greene]
An old song of mine from the 2014 'Hard Country' album remixed and remastered. Title inspired by the
02 A Fool Such As I [Trader]
The early Elvis classic with added pedal steel,
03 Across the Borderline [Hiatt/Cooder/Dickinson]
A beautiful Ry Cooder tune about the US/Mexican border situation.
04 Everybody Goes [Greene]
A Bluegrassy warning about everybody's future.
05 It Only Hurts When I Cry [Yoakam/Miller]
A Dwight Yoakam tune. Great country piano from John Bickersteth.
06 Santo Rita [Greene]
A song about an idyllic California home, obviously imaginary!
07 No Surprises [Yorke]
Country version of the Radiohead classic. John Peel once said Thom Yorke would make a fine country
08 Hello Again [Greene]
The oldest of my songs featured here, this goes back to 1999 and was written about unexpectedly meeting
an old love.
09 Halfway to Texas [Greene]
Semi-autobiographical both literally and figuratively :)
10 Letting Go [Greene]
An impassioned plea to move on from the past.
11 Back to Earth [Greene]
Retirement looms! I wish I had a garden !
John Greene -
Vocals, Guitars, Pedal Steel, Mandolin,
Keyboards, Bass, & Drum/Percussion Parts
Rosalie James - Backing Vocals & Keyboards
Jez Beswick - Harmonica (Track 1)
Ben Morgan - Acoustic Guitar (Tracks 1 & 8)
John Bickersteth - Piano (Track 5)
Brian Hoskin- Banjo (Tracks 1 & 10 )
Recorded and Produced by
John Greene and Rosalie James
in Falmouth UK 2022
Cover photo by John Greene
Artwork by John Greene & Rosalie James
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