Katie Melua’s ‘Piece By Piece’ is her second album released on September 26 , 2005 by Dramatico.
Track Listing : 1.Shy Boy (Mike Batt) – 03:22 . 2.Nine Million Bicycles (Mike Batt) – 03:15 . 3.Piece By Piece (Katie Melua) – 03:24 . 4.Halfway Up The Hindu Kush (Katie Melua, Mike Batt) – 03:06 . 5.Blues In The Night (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 04:12 . 6.Spider’S Web (Katie Melua) – 03:58 . 7.Blue Shoes (Mike Batt) – 04:39 . 8.On The Road Again (Floyd Jones, Alan Wilson) – 04:38 . 9.Thank You, Stars (Mike Batt) – 03:39 . 10.Just Like Heaven (Robert Smith, Porl Thompson, Simon Gallup, Lol Tolhurst, Boris Williams) – 03:35 . 11.I Cried For You (Katie Melua) – 03:38 . 12.I Do Believe In Love (Katie Melua) – 03:00
Musicians : Katie Melua – Guitar, Piano, Vocals . Mike Batt – Conductor, Piano . Adrian Brett – Flute . Jim Cregan – Guitar . Mick Darcy – Soloist, Violin . Martin Ditcham – Percussio . Dominic Glover – Trumpet . Tim Harries – Bass . The Irish Film Orchestra – Orchestra . Paul Jones – Harmonica . Chris Karan – Percussion . Peter Knight – Mandolin . Chris Spedding – Guitar . Henry Spinetti – Drums
Production : Produced By Mike Batt . Haydn Bendall – Engineer . Steve Sale – Engineer . Peter Mccabe – Engineer
Package : Jo Debanzie – Photography . Simon Fowler – Photography
Released On September 26 , 2005 By Dramatico.
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