This Little Bird

This Little Bird - Allison CroweThis Little Bird  contains everything to love about the music of Allison Crowe. Adding titles of engineer and producer to her vocal, piano and guitar credits, Crowe is joined on most of the album's tracks by an ideal rhythm section ~ Dave Baird (bass) and Laurent Boucher (percussion). Nine new originals map emotional and spiritual territory with fresh sounds, encompassing: the elegiac "Phoenix"; the ramble tamble "Alive and Breathing"; gorgeous songs of love and hope, "Effortless" and "There Is"; the jaunty dark humor of "Skeletons and Spirits"; the redemptive grace of "Now"; the raucous celebration of the title track; a joy of simplicity in "Circular Reasoning"; and "Silence", a song that stirs with gypsy romance.

Acclaimed not only as an exciting songwriter and live performer, but, also, as a supreme song interpreter, for her freshly definitive takes, Allison Crowe delivers a trio of remarkable covers on "This Little Bird" - giving her singular voice to "A Case of You" (Joni Mitchell's knowing paen to heart and homeland), "Darling Be Home Soon" (John Sebastian's lovin' spoonful of longing) and "I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)" (Ronnie Shannon's soulful song best-known as Aretha Franklin's break-out tune in 1967).

Allison Crowe's soaring album, This Little Bird ****REVIEWS****

Enjoy Allison Crowe's This Little Bird songs by clicking on the musical notes below. For lyrics, click on the pen icon. Hi-fi song downloads are available for purchase @ Allison's Music Page iTunes, Amazon, Zunior, EMusic, Rhapsody, PureTracks and more. (Click on each site name to visit.) Music in CD/album format is found in Allison's Shop, as well as via eBay, MapleMusic, AmazonUK, AmazonUS, AmazonCA +

Track Title Length Music/Lyrics
1 Effortless (Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music) 4:42     Effortless performed by Allison Crowe    Effortless lyrics as performed by Allison Crowe
2 Skeletons and Spirits (Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music)

Skeletons and Spirits - live video

3:19    Skeletons and Spirits performed by Allison Crowe    Skeletons and Spirits lyrics
3 A Case of You
(Joni Mitchell ~ Joni Mitchell Publishing Corp.)
4:57

  Joni Mitchell's A Case of You performed by Allison Crowe - Amazon sample    A Case of You lyrics as performed by Allison Crowe

4 Alive and Breathing
(Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music)
4:33   Alive and Breathing performed by Allison Crowe   Alive and Breathing lyrics
5 There Is
(Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music)
3:27  There Is performed by Allison Crowe   There Is lyrics
6 Now (Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music) 4:55  Now performed by Allison Crowe   Now lyrics
7 Silence (Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music) 5:57 Silence performed by Allison Crowe   Silence lyrics
8 Circular Reasoning (Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music) 3:26  Circular Reasoning performed by Allison Crowe   Circular Reasoning lyrics
9 Darling Be Home Soon (John Sebastian ~ Beechwood Music Corporation) 5:20  The Loving Spoonful's Darling Be Home Soon performed by Allison Crowe - Amazon sample   Darling Be Home Soon lyrics as performed by Allison Crowe
10 Phoenix (Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music)  4:32  Phoenix performed by Allison Crowe   Phoenix lyrics
11 I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)
(Ronnie Shannon ~ Fourteenth Hour Music Inc. Springtime Music Inc., Pronto Music Inc.)

I Never Loved a Man - live video

 3:52  I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You) performed by Allison Crowe - Amazon sample    I Never Loved a Man The Way I Love You lyrics as performed by Allison Crowe
12 This Little Bird
(Allison Crowe ~ Sambuca Music)
 3:39  This Little Bird performed by Allison Crowe    This Little Bird lyrics

<a href="http://music.allisoncrowe.com/album/this-little-bird">Effortless by Allison Crowe</a>  

This Little Bird music in digital + physical formats ~ click here

 

Studio A (released tracks)  ~  Studio B (rarities, boots+)  

Rock videos   ~   Tidings videos 

Web 2.0 Vids #1  ~   Web 2.0 Vids #2   ~   Web 2.0 Vids #3

Sheet Music         ABC List

Creative Commons License

This web site is licensed under a Creative Commons License, although certain works referenced herein may be separately licensed.