Krauss and Union Stop fly with "Paper Airplane"
Thursday, January 20, 2011
– Alison Krauss and Union Station will release their first studio album in 6 years when "Paper Airplane" drops April 12 on Rounder.
The disc, which contains 11 songs, is Krauss' 14th album and the band's follow-up to 2004's triple Grammy winning "Lonely Runs Both Ways" (Rounder). It is Krauss' first release since her 2007 multi-platinum collaboration with Robert Plant, "Raising Sand," which won six Grammys including "Record Of The Year" and "Album Of The Year."
Alison Krauss and Union Station features Krauss (fiddle and lead vocals), Dan Tyminski (guitar, mandolin and lead vocals), Barry Bales (bass and harmony vocals), Ron Block (banjo, guitar and harmony vocals), and Jerry Douglas (Dobro and harmony vocals).
Paper Airplane was produced by the band and recorded in Nashville with engineer Mike Shipley (Maroon 5, The Cars, Def Leppard, Joni Mitchell).
1. Paper Airplane
2. Dustbowl Children
3. Lie Awake
4. Lay My Burden Down
5. My Love Follows You Where You Go
6. Dimming Of The Day
7. On The Outside Looking In
8. Miles To Go
9. Sinking Stone
10. Bonita and Bill Butler
11. Opening Farewell
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