This best-of collection from the 25-city 2010 Summer Love Tour is jam-packed with tender duets and ballads, poetry, and stories of passion and marriage.Never broadcast—and therefore available for the first time on this collection—are selections including favorite A Prairie Home Companion elements: Bebopareebop Rhubarb Pie, Catschup Advisory Board, Powdermilk Biscuits, Guy Noir, and the News from Lake Wobegon. Nickel Creek's Sara Watkins is on hand, as are sound-effects man Fred Newman and the Guy's All-Star Shoe Band.
All Track feature The Guy’s All Star Shoe Band featuring Richard Dworsky, Pat Donohue, Richard Kriehn, Gary Raynor & Peter Johnson
Reviews from the tour:
“A refreshing program that will remind you that life is always meaningful.”
—SMU Daily Campus
“The first devoted fans showed up five hours early to get good seats.”
—Arizona Daily Sun
“First loves, misguided loves, window-steaming loves, small town romances.”
—Grand Rapids Press
“The evening was in all ways wonderful.”
—Salt Lake Tribune
Summer Love Tour Credits:
Produced and engineered by Sam Hudson and Thomas Scheuzger with assistance from Kathryn Slusher, Katrina Cicala, Kay Gornick, David O’Neill and Kate Gustafson.
Summer Love performers: Sarah Watkins, vocals, fiddle & ukulele; Fred Newman, actor; Richard Dworsky, piano, keyboards & vocals; Pat Donohue, vocals & guitar; Richard Kriehn, fiddle, guitar, mandolin & synthesizer (disc 2, track 5); Gary Raynor, bass; Peter Johnson, percussion.
Summer Love touring staff: Tony Axtell, Debra Beck, Tom Campbell, Ken Evans, Sam Hudson, Thomas Scheuzger, Ella Schovanec, Noah Smith, Nicole Vetter.
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