Grammy Award winner, producer and composer, Diane Scanlon, returns with her latest blue-eyed soul release “Again”. As an artist she is known for her impassioned, blues-flavored guitar and soul-searching lyrics. “Again” delivers all of these elements and more.
Diane’s songs have been recorded and performed by platinum-selling recording artists Eva Cassidy and Tramaine Hawkins as well as Darlene Love, Laura Branigan, Antigone Rising to name a few.
Known as a musician’s musician, Diane had no problems recruiting some of her heavy hitting friends to lend a hand recording her third solo album. Robbie Kondor (James Taylor/Carole King) on keyboards. Seth Glassman (Jewel/Tom Chapin) on bass. Legendary session player Jerry Marotta (Peter Gabriel/Hall & Oates) on drums. Plus special guests Steve Elson (David Bowie/Natalie Merchant) on flute and Shawn Pelton on drums for “Giving Tree”.
“Again” was co-produced, mixed, and engineered by Grammy winner Dave O’Donnell who has earned respect and admiration throughout the music industry for his studio work with such luminaries as James Taylor, Keith Richards, John Mayer, Eric Clapton, Keb’ Mo’, Lyle Lovett, Milton Nascimento, and Ray Charles, among many others.
“Again” was recorded outside Woodstock, NY at Dreamland Recording Studios. A historic church converted into a recording studio, Dreamland has captured the music of The B52s, Joe Jackson, Yo-Yo Ma, Snarky Puppy and The Voice winner Sawyer Fredricks.
1) Giving Tree
2) Love without Pain
3) Song for My Father
4) Where Does the Love Go?
5) Wake Up
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