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T Bone Burnett: Benefit Album W. E. John, E. Costello, Gregg Allman

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T BONE BURNETT PRESENTS: THE SPEAKING CLOCK REVUE OUT OCTOBER 18 ON SHOUT! FACTORY

On October 18 Shout! Factory will release T Bone Burnett Presents: The Speaking Clock Revue, an album showcasing 11 performances from a benefit concert at New York's famed Beacon Theatre that Burnett orchestrated last year with Participant Media. Proceeds from album sales, as with the live show, will benefit The Participant Foundation, to support the inclusion of music and arts education in public school systems.

In October 2010, multiple-Grammy and Oscar-winning producer T Bone Burnett organized an impressive group of musicians, dubbed The Speaking Clock Revue, and joined with Participant Media for concerts benefiting arts education. The lineup included Elton John, Elvis Costello, Leon Russell, John Mellencamp, Gregg Allman, Ralph Stanley, Jeff Bridges, Neko Case, Jim James, Punch Brothers, Karen Elson, and The Secret Sisters.

The Speaking Clock Revue was recorded at the Beacon Theater in New York, and featured a house band made up of musicians from many Burnett-produced recordings and led by music director and guitarist Marc Ribot.

T Bone Burnett Presents: The Speaking Clock Revue

  1. Jimmie Standing In The Rain—Elvis Costello
  2. Midnight Rider—Gregg Allman
  3. Hold On, Hold On—Neko Case
  4. Rye Whiskey—Punch Brothers
  5. Wonderful (The Way I Feel)—Jim James
  6. The Truth Is In The Dirt—Karen Elson
  7. The One I Love Is Gone—The Secret Sisters
  8. Troubled Land—John Mellencamp
  9. Lift Him Up That's All—Ralph Stanley
  10. Fallin' & Flyin'—Jeff Bridges
  11. Monkey Suit—Elton John & Leon Russell

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