Rainbirds – Two Faces (Digital Release)


32 Jahre nach der Erstveröffentlichung auf LP, MC und CD, ist seit dem 28.07.2023 nun auch das dritte Rainbirds-Album “Two Faces” auf sämtlichen digitalen Kanäle abrufbar.

Notizen zum Album findet ihr hier
Notes on the album in English can be found here
Die Titeliste ist hier/Tracklist is found here

All songs written, arranged and produced by Rainbirds
Rainbirds are:
Ulrike Haage: piano, B3, wurlitzer, keyboards, programming and string arrangements
Katharina Franck: vocals, guitars, programming
Allen Kamai: bass, additional programming on “Things Change”, bass arrangement on “The World is Growing Old”
Chris Bruce: acoustic and electrc lead guitar
David Daoud Coleman: acoustic and electric cello, daf, darabukka, finger cymbals, hand drums and the string and percussion arrangements on “Mystery Train”
Jonathan Melvoin: drums on “Two Faces (String Quartet Version)”
John Keane: drums on “Woman with the Golden Eye”, cymbals on “Things Change”
Carla Azar: drums on “Things Change”
Suzy Katayama: cello
Novi Novog: viola
Joel Derouin: violin
John Bigham: wah and octave-guitar on Invisible
Amanda’s cat: backing purrs on “Big Fat Cat”
Carmen Rizzo: recording engineer, additional programming on “The World is Growing Old”, “Ha! Ha! Houdini’s laughing”, “Two Faces (String Quartet Version)” and “Things Change”
Mike Piersante: assistant engineer, tambourine and cymbals on “Two Faces (El Mirage Desert Version)”
Pre-production at Tritonus, Berlin and VooV, Berlin with Christian Graupner and Jürgen Attic: bass, stand-up bass
Recorded at Sunset Sound Factory, Los Angeles, October and November 1990
Vocals recorded at Audio Studio, Berlin in December 1990
Mixed by Umberto Armati (Udo Arndt) and Rainbirds
Assisted by Julien Hiver (Ulli Hieber) at Estúdio das Belas Artes, Dénia
Except for “Woman with a Golden Eye” and “Two Faces (String Quartet Version)”
mixed by Susan Rogers at Larrabee Studios, Los Angeles
Production co-cordination: Len Fico, The Producers Group
Management: George Glück
All songs published by Ed. Intro, Meisel GmbH, Berlin
Sleeve by Anton Corbijn and Area, London
Thank you to all of you for your input and your friendship