Cowboy in Sweden

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Cowboy in Sweden
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Studio album by Lee Hazlewood
Released September 1970
Recorded April 16, 1970 (except track 3: April 1968 and track 10: November 3, 1969)
Genre Psychedelic rock, country rock, baroque pop
Label LHI Records [1]
Producer Lee Hazlewood [1]
Lee Hazlewood chronology
The Cowboy and the Lady
(1969)
Cowboy in Sweden
(1970)
Did You Ever
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
Sputnikmusic 4/5 stars[3]

Cowboy in Sweden is a 1970 album by musician Lee Hazlewood. The album was recorded to complement a television production of the same title that Hazlewood starred in. Hazlewood was joined on vocals by Nina Lizell and Suzi Jane Hokom.

In November 2016 Light in the Attic Records reissued Cowboy in Sweden on CD and vinyl with added alternate takes of "Pray Them Bars Away" and "Easy and Me", plus the outtake "Me and the Wine and the City Lights".[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Lee Hazlewood except where noted.

  1. "Pray Them Bars Away" – 2:37
  2. "Leather & Lace" – 3:02
  3. "Forget Marie" – 1:59
  4. "Cold Hard Times" – 2:22
  5. "The Night Before" – 3:12 (Len Moseley)
  6. "Hey Cowboy" – 3:17
  7. "No Train to Stockholm" – 2:17
  8. "For a Day Like Today" – 3:58
  9. "Easy and Me" – 2:47
  10. "What's More I Don't Need Her" – 3:29 (Guy Fletcher, Doug Flett)
  11. "Vem Kan Segla" – 2:15 (trad. Swedish/Hazlewood)

Personnel[edit]

  • David Anderle - Producer
  • Johnny Arthy - Arranger
  • Eddie Brackett - Engineer
  • Mickey Crofford - Engineer
  • Craig Doerge - Arranger
  • Clark Gassman - Arranger
  • Lee Hazlewood - Arranger, Composer, English Translations, Liner Notes, Producer, Vocals
  • Suzi Jane Hokom - Vocals
  • Nina Lizell - Liner Notes, Vocals
  • Larry Marks - Producer
  • Donnie Owens - Rhythm guitar, Producer
  • Jack Robinson - Producer
  • Shel Talmy - Producer
  • David Whitaker - Arranger

References[edit]