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The Longing Road

by Johnsmith

The new CD has 14 original songs ranging from Folk, Bluegrass, Americana, to Blues. Co-produced with Tom Prasada-Rao, it features Tim O'Brien, Darrell Scott, Gene Elders, Ray Bonneville, and Glen Fukanaga.
Genre: Folk: Singer/Songwriter
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1. Longing Road
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2. Rainbird
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3. Family Artifacts
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4. Borders of the Moon
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5. Please Remember This
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6. Honeyfest
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7. Holy Communion
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8. Middle of a Moment
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9. Sweetgrass
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10. This Field
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11. That's How Love Begins
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12. She Loved Flowers
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13. Little Man
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14. Lay It Down
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Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
The Longing Road CD is filled with original Johnsmith songs ranging from the playful "Middle of the Moment" to the tender "Please Remember This" to the soulful "Lay it Down" to the foot-stomping "Borders of the Moon."

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Bob McWilliams

KPR Kansas Public Radio
Bob McWilliams, KPR (Kansas) says:
“Darn you, Johnsmith! I'm driving on a gorgeous day, and put your new CD in to listen. ‘Family Artifacts,’
reduced me to tears and made me pull off the road. As you have done in the past, you have written another song that brings to the surface so many emotions. And you do it again and again throughout ‘The Longing Road.’ If it is even possible, you do it more powerfully than ever before. Your gift of writing deceptively simple songs that spring from a deep place in the soul is a rare one. And with the likes of Tim O'Brien, Darrell Scott and Tom Prasada-Rao, the musical settings are exquisite.”
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Anna Fris

Another touching, true and inspiring album
Listening to Johnsmith is always an experience that leaves me with a feeling of our shared humanity, an understanding that we all go through these passages in life, we all share the same basic needs and hopes for ourselves and those that come after us. We need to listen to the voices that have gone before us and that are with us today . Everything is going to be OK, always, because we are all in this together. Anytime I'm feeling discourages and cynical John's music brings me up and helps me to see the big picture.
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