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The Mavericks new disc will come out "In Time"

Monday, November 26, 2012 – The Mavericks will release "In Time," their first album in seven years and their first for The Valory Music Co., on Jan. 29, 2013.

The project, delayed since the fall, will be released in conjunction with the band's 20th anniversary of their first major label album release.

Lead singer Raul Malo and Niko Bolas (Neil Young, Warren Zevon) produced the 14 songs. Malo released several solo albums since The Mavericks last recorded together. The band also includes drummer Paul Deakin, bassist Robert Reynolds; as well as longtime collaborator keyboardist Jerry Dale McFadden and seasoned guitarist Eddie Perez Deakin and Reynolds were long-time members of The Mavericks, while McFadden was a sideman for many years with the band.

Songs on the CD are:

Back In Your Arms Again
1. Lies
2. Born To Be Blue
3. Come Unto Me
4. In Another's Arms
5. Fall Apart
6. All Over Again
7. Forgive Me
8. Amsterdam Moon
9. That's Not My Name
10. As Long As There's Loving Tonight
11. Call Me When You Get To Heaven
12. Dance In The Moonlight
13. Call Me When You Get To Heaven
14. Ven Hacia Mi (Come Unto Me) Spanish version

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