is a 1999 Folk and Country-styled Western Wall: The Tucson Sessions album by American singer/songwriter/producer Linda Ronstadt and singer/songwriter/guitarist Emmylou Harris.
Although the album received mixed reviews critically, it made several year-end Top Ten (favorite) lists. The disc was recorded at the Arizona Inn near downtown Tucson, Arizona.
This album hit #6 on
Billboard 's Country albums chart and #73 on Billboard's main album chart. The two artists teamed up for a concert tour in support of the disc in late 1999. It was nominated for several Grammy awards and sold approximately 400,000 copies in the United States. This album has never been out of print.
Track listing [ edit ]
"Loving the Highway Man"
( 3:30 Andy Prieboy) "Raise the Dead"
(Emmylou Harris) 3:18 "For a Dancer"
( 4:43 Jackson Browne) "Western Wall"
( 4:43 Rosanne Cash) "1917"
( 5:24 David Olney) "He Was Mine"
( 3:19 Paul Kennerley) "Sweet Spot"
(Emmylou Harris/ 3:34 Jill Cunniff) "
Sisters of Mercy" ( 3:58 Leonard Cohen) "Falling Down"
( 3:15 Patty Griffin) "Valerie"
( 4:04 Patti Scialfa) "This Is to Mother You"
( 3:16 Sinéad O'Connor) "All I Left Behind"
(Emmylou Harris/Kate McGarrigle/Anna McGarrigle) 3:23 "Across the Border"
( 6:20 Bruce Springsteen)
Personnel [ edit ]
Linda Ronstadt – Vocals, Background Vocals
Emmylou Harris – Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Background Vocals
Neil Young – Harmonica, Background Vocals
Andy Fairweather Low – Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Background Vocals
Ethan Johns – Dulcimer, Synthesizer, Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Percussion, Drums, Electric Guitar, Slide Guitar, Mandocello, Spanish guitar, Synthesizer Bass, Optigan
Paul "Wix" Wickens – Accordion
Paul Kennerley – Electric Guitar, Background Vocals
Bernie Leadon – Acoustic Guitar, Mandolin, Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Guitarron, Mandocello, 6-string bass, Synthesizer Bass, Guitar (12 String Electric)
Greg Leisz – Acoustic Guitar, Mandolin, Pedal Steel Guitar, Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Background Vocals, Mandola, Mandocello, Weissenborn
Anna McGarrigle – Background Vocals
Helen Watson – Background Vocals
Kate McGarrigle – Background Vocals Michel Pepin – Cymbals, Bass Guitar
Samantha Rowe – Cello
Chart performance [ edit ]
Billboard Top Country Albums 6
Billboard 200 73
References [ edit ]