Saturday, February 16, 2013

Kramer - The Brill Building - 2005-2012


THE BRILL BUILDING (TZADIK RECORDS 2012) Commissioned by John Zorn for Kramer's 3rd release on Tzadik, an entire CD of cover songs written by songwriters in the Brill Building between 1960 & & 1966, including hits and obscurities by Carol King, Phil Spector, Phil Ramone, Neil Diamond, Burt Bacharach, Doc Pomus, Lieber & Stoller and others... 10 songs chosen by Kramer, produced and recorded at Kramer's NOISE MIAMI in his South Florida home, performed and sung in his own inimitable style. This will be Kramer's very first full-length CD comprised solely of "covers", with very special guests JAD FAIR, R. STEVIE MOORE, MIKE JONES, and DANIEL C SMITH (aka; Brother Danielson)


1 - HE HIT ME (goffin-king)
2 - DOO WAH DIDDY (barry-greenwich)
3 - BABY IT'S YOU (bacharach-david-williams)
4 - SPANISH HARLEM (spector-lieber)
5 - I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME (kolber-mann)
6 - I WANT CANDY (berns-feldman-goldstien-gotteher)
7 - SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME (pomus-shuman)
8 - CHERRY CHERRY (diamond)
9 - ON BROADWAY (mann-weil-lieber-stoller)
10 - PARADISE (botkin-garfield-nilsson-spector)

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