Diana Krall’s ‘Wallflower’ is her twelfth studio album featuring a collection of songs she first heard on vinyl and released on February 3, 2015 by Verve.
Track Listing : 1.California Dreamin’ (John Phillips, Michelle Phillips) – 03:17 . 2.Desperado (Glenn Frey, Don Henley) – 03:32 . 3.Superstar (Bonnie Bramlett, Leon Russell) – 04:16 . 4.Alone Again (Naturally) (Gilbert O’Sullivan) – 03:50 . 5.Wallflower (Bob Dylan) – 03:05 . 6.If I Take You Home Tonight (Paul Mccartney) – 03:52 . 7.I Can’T Tell You Why (Timothy B. Schmit, Glenn Frey, Don Henley) – 03:40 . 8.Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) – 04:11 . 9.Operator (That’S Not The Way It Feels) (Jim Croce) – 03:41 . 10.I’M Not In Love (Eric Stewart, Graham Gouldman) – 03:52 . 11.Feels Like Home (Randy Newman) – 04:21 . 12.Don’T Dream It’S Over (Neil Finn) – 03:37
Musicians : Diana Krall – Piano, Vocals . Blake Mills – Guitar On (5) . Ryan Adams – Musician On (11) . David Foster – Synthesizers . Michael Buble – Vocals On (4)
Production : Produced By Diana Krall . David Foster
Arrangements : David Foster
Recorded In 2014.
Released On February 3, 2015 By Verve.
Wallflower, Diana Krall, review: ‘downbeat restraint’ Arrangements are simple to the point of understatement. A small ensemble grouped around her piano, undramatic playing coated with sweet orchestrations. Krall’s low, sensuous voice is to the fore, delivering each song with mellow tenderness. […]
Anything but this soporific schmaltz, Diana. You’re better than this. (Buble and Bryan Adams and Blake Mills, you guys are better than this too.) Let the pendulum swing back the other way, toward feeling, moving music. […]
Diana Krall: Liner Notes From A ‘Wallflower’ Krall spoke with NPR’s Scott Simon about getting to know the originals, and how her own tastes compare to those of the twin sons she’s raising with husband Elvis Costello. […]