SoundRoutes Singers With Addiewell Prison Choir | Changing Key

Go To Artist Page

More Artists From
UK - Scotland

Other Genres You Will Love
Blues: Blues Vocals Rock: Acoustic Moods: Type: Vocal
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

Changing Key

by SoundRoutes Singers With Addiewell Prison Choir

A powerful choral collection of rock, roots and reggae recorded in Addiewell prison.
Genre: Blues: Blues Vocals
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
available for download only
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Movin' On Up
3:16 $0.99
2. Behind Blue Eyes
4:23 $0.99
3. Hard Road to Travel
2:46 $0.99
4. Amazing Grace / House of the Rising Sun
4:05 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.


Album Notes
On the 26 of May 2012, members of SoundRoutes choirs from central Scotland joined up with male prisoners and officers in Addiewell Prison to record this four-track EP, “Changing Key”. For security reasons we could not take photos or video but everyone who was present knows that the atmosphere was electric. An unlikely place to experience joy and community spirit, music brought together people from dramatically different backgrounds and gave them a common purpose. Many gained a new perspective from the experience and we hope that you will enjoy the results.

What the prisoners had to say:

”It was an amazing experience, such a great atmosphere. This is not something I expected to do in jail. There was such an amazing team effort - a team spirit. I was apprehensive about meeting the other singers but they were very friendly.”

“Singing mellows and relaxes me. It’s a complete stress-buster. Your mind disappears for an hour and a half and you forget who you are. Recording this CD was one of the top experiences of my life, I might never get this chance again, to do something that isn’t only good for me but helps such a good charity. There’s a lot of poverty in Scotland that just doesn’t get noticed.”

”It was good having the other choir come into the prison, I think they might have seen a different side to us. It was a good chance for them to step into our world for a day and let them see that not everything’s as it seems.”

“Singing makes me feel good, I love it. I’m not the greatest singer in the world but it lifts my spirits.”



to write a review