Nether Lands

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Nether Lands
Studio album by Dan Fogelberg
Released May 1977[1]
Recorded Caribou Ranch, Nederland, Colorado, The Record Plant, Los Angeles and Sausalito, Quadraphonic Sound Studios, Nashville and North Star Studio, Boulder, Colorado[1]
Genre Soft rock
Length 43:59
Label Full Moon/Epic
Producer Dan Fogelberg
Dan Fogelberg chronology
Captured Angel
(1975)
Nether Lands
(1977)
Twin Sons of Different Mothers
(1978)
Singles from Nether Lands
  1. "Love Gone By"
    Released: 1977 (1977)
  2. "Nether Lands"
    Released: 1977 (1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [2]

Nether Lands is the fourth album by American singer/songwriter Dan Fogelberg, released in 1977 (see 1977 in music). The album title is a play on Nederland, Colorado, the location of one of the studios used to record the album. Nederland is the Dutch name for the country known in English as the Netherlands.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Dan Fogelberg.

  1. "Nether Lands" – 5:32
  2. "Once upon a Time" – 3:38
  3. "Dancing Shoes" – 3:28
  4. "Lessons Learned" – 4:52
  5. "Loose Ends" – 5:23
  6. "Love Gone By" – 3:04
  7. "Promises Made" – 3:18
  8. "Give Me Some Time" – 3:20
  9. "Scarecrow's Dream" – 4:10
  10. "Sketches" – 3:32
  11. "False Faces" – 4:52

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Produced by: Dan Fogelberg and Norbert Putnam
  • Mix down Engineer: Marty Lewis
  • Assistant Engineers: Jeff Guercio, Mark Guercio, John Henning, Marty Lewis, Bruce Hensal, Gary Landinsky.
  • Recorded at:
    • Caribou Ranch, Nederland, Colorado
    • Record Plant Studios, Los Angeles, California
    • Quadrafonic Sound Studios, Nashville, Tennessee;
    • The Record Plant, Sausalito, California
    • North Star Studios, Boulder, Colorado
  • Mastered by: Glenn Meadows at Masterfonics, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee

Other Credits[edit]

  • Photography by: Andy Katz, Boulder, Colorado
  • Design by: Kosh
  • Painting by: Dan Fogelberg
    • (painting is inside gatefold cover of LP)

Charts[edit]

Album - Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1977 Pop Albums 13

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nether Lands". Dan Fogelberg Official Website. Retrieved May 15, 2011. 
  2. ^ Allmusic review