Lifelines (Andrea Corr album)

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Lifelines
Andrea Corr - Lifelines.jpg
Studio album by Andrea Corr
Released 29 May 2011
Recorded 2010
Genre Pop, soul, folk, rock
Label AC Records
Producer John Reynolds, Brian Eno
Andrea Corr chronology
Ten Feet High
(2007)
Lifelines
(2011)
Singles from Lifelines
  1. "Tinseltown in the Rain"
    Released: 17 April 2011
  2. "Pale Blue Eyes" / "Blue Bayou"
    Released: 2011
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Lifelines is the second studio album by Andrea Corr. It was released on 29 May 2011 as a digital download and 30 May 2011 on CD.[2] The album consists of covers of songs by The Velvet Underground, Kirsty MacColl, Harry Nilsson, Ron Sexsmith, Nick Drake, The Blue Nile and others.[3] The lead single, "Tinseltown in the Rain", was released to the iTunes Store on 17 April 2011. As well as standard CD and digital download releases, the album was released as a special limited edition with a bonus DVD containing exclusive performances and interviews.[2] To promote the album, Corr has performed songs from it at shows in London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Salford and at the Isle of Wight Festival 2011.[3] She has also promoted it in media interviews and in performances around Europe.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "I'll Be Seeing You" Irving Kahal, Sammy Fain 2:31
2. "Pale Blue Eyes" Lou Reed 6:08
3. "Blue Bayou" Roy Orbison, Joe Melson 2:40
4. "From the Morning" Nick Drake 3:19
5. "State of Independence" Vangelis, Jon Anderson 5:37
6. "No 9 Dream" John Lennon 4:12
7. "Tinseltown in the Rain" Robert Bell, Paul Buchanan 4:42
8. "They Don't Know" Kirsty MacColl 3:09
9. "Lifeline" Harry Nilsson 3:26
10. "Tomorrow in Her Eyes" Ron Sexsmith 2:36
11. "Some Things Last a Long Time" Jad Fair, Daniel Johnston 3:33
iTunes bonus track
No. Title Writer(s) Length
12. "The Crystal Ship" Jim Morrison, Ray Manzarek, John Densmore, Robby Krieger 3:40
Deluxe edition bonus track†
No. Title Writer(s) Length
12. "You've Got a Friend" Carole King 4:20

† Available as a download using a code included in deluxe edition packages.

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

Technical personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Charts (2011) Peak
position
Irish Albums Chart 40
Irish Indie Albums Chart 9
UK Albums Chart 48

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalogue
Ireland 29 May 2011 AC Records Digital download, CD,CD+DVD -
United Kingdom -
United States -
Japan 30 May 2011 AC Records (locally distributed by Pony Canyon and Eq Music) CD -
United Kingdom AC Records Digital download, CD,CD+DVD -
Spain 26 June 2011 AC Records (locally distributed by Pias Recordings Spain) CD+DVD
Philippines 7 September 2011 AC Records (locally distributed by Universal Records (Philippines) CD+DVD -
Korea 15 September 2011 AC Records CD -
France 6 June 2011 XIII Bis Records CD -

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ a b "Lifelines". AndreaCorr.com. 13 March 2011. Retrieved 25 April 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Nissim, Mayer (16 March 2011). "Andrea Corr unveils new solo LP, tour". Digital Spy. Retrieved 25 April 2011.