Day After Tomorrow (Joan Baez album)

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Day After Tomorrow
Studio album by Joan Baez
Released September 9, 2008
Recorded December 2007 – March 2008 in Nashville, TN
Genre Folk
Label Proper
Producer Steve Earle
Joan Baez chronology
Bowery Songs
(2005)
Day After Tomorrow
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[2]

Day After Tomorrow is an album from American singer and musician Joan Baez, released in 2008. The album features songs written by such composers as Tom Waits, Elvis Costello, T Bone Burnett, Patty Griffin, Thea Gilmore and Steve Earle. Steve Earle also produced the album. It was recorded in Nashville between December 2007 and March 2008.

The album is released by Proper records in Europe and Razor & Tie in North America. It debuted on the UK Albums Chart at number 100.[3] In the US it became her first charting album in 29 years, reaching number 128 on the Billboard 200 in its opening week.[4]

Track listings[edit]

  1. "God Is God" (Steve Earle) – 3:29
  2. "Rose of Sharon" (Eliza Gilkyson) – 3:34
  3. "Scarlet Tide" (Elvis Costello, T Bone Burnett) – 2:25
  4. "Day After Tomorrow" (Tom Waits, Kathleen Brennan) – 5:31
  5. "Henry Russell's Last Words" (Diana Jones) – 3:37
  6. "I Am A Wanderer" (Earle) – 2:30
  7. "Mary" (Patty Griffin) – 3:54
  8. "Requiem" (Gilkyson) – 3:55
  9. "The Lower Road" (Thea Gilmore) – 4:11
  10. "Jericho Road" (Earle) – 3:29

Personnel[edit]

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
2008 The Billboard 200 128
Top Internet Albums 128
UK Album charts 100

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Rolling Stone review
  3. ^ "Official Album Chart for the week ending 20 September 2008". ChartsPlus (Milton Keynes: IQ Ware Ltd) (369): 5–8. 
  4. ^ Bronson, Fred. "Joan Baez back on chart after 29 years". Reuters. September 19, 2008.

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