Wendy James - The Price Of The Ticket download mp3 album
The Price of the Ticket is the third solo album by former Transvision Vamp lead singer Wendy James. Released in February 2016, it was written and produced by James, except for the final two tracks, which were cover versions of songs by Fred "Sonic" Smith and Bob Dylan. The album was recorded mainly in New York City, with the final two tracks being recorded in Berkeley, California to accommodate James Williamson.
Wendy James new solo LP ‘The Price Of The Ticket’ recorded in NYC, mixed in Berkeley CA. The players on this album are a bona-fide line-up from all-time Punk and New Wave band. enny Kaye (The Patti Smith Group) on guitar, Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols) on bass, James Sclavunos (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds) on drums, with tracks 12 and 13 recorded by Wendy James and James Williamson (Iggy and The Stooges), Steve Mackay (Iggy and The Stooges), James Sclavunos (Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds)
In 2004 Wendy James formed a band named Racine and released 2 albums with them. Her latest album ‘The Price of the Ticket’ (which received 9/10 from XS Noize) is out now. Wendy recently took the time to have a chat with Mark Millar to talk about the new record. You have recently released your album ‘The Price of the Ticket’. Lenny Kaye is one of my all-time favourite guitarists in the world ever. He lived a couple of streets from me in Manhattan. So we met for a cup of coffee and we got on very well. So that’s how the band formed. Where was the album recorded?
Wendy's sophomore solo album, recorded with LENNY KAYE (Patti Smith Group) on guitar, GLEN MATLOCK (Sex Pistols) on bass and JAMES SCLAVUNOS (Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds) on drums.
rock album, consistently excellent throughout with some tremendous tracks, quirky and interesting lyrics, great vocals, superb guitaring in places, a high quality offering from Wendy. Or consider a donation? Track List.
The Price of a Ticket is a powerhouse of an album which is certain to please established fans of Wendy James as well as attracting some new admirers. The dynamics of this record, the peaks and troughs between roaring fury and softer, more wistful tunes showcase James’ versatility as an artist, and her dalliances with different genres and eras reinforce that eclecticism. Her assured sound coupled with perfect modernity and experimentation is what had always placed James above the rest and this newest release demonstrates it yet again.
The players on this album are a bona-fide line-up from all-time Punk and New Wave band. enny Kaye (The Patti Smith Group) on guitar, Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols) on bass, James Sclavunos (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds) on drums, with tracks 12 and 13 recorded by Wendy James and James Williamson (Iggy and The Stooges), Steve Mackay (Iggy and The Stooges), James Sclavunos (Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds). All songs are written and produced by Wendy James, tracks 12 and 13 are cover versions of songs written Fred ‘Sonic’ Smith (MC5/Sonic’s Rendezvous Band) and Bob Dylan respectively.
Wendy James (born 21 January 1966) is an English singer-songwriter most notable for her work with the pop band Transvision Vamp. Born in London to Norwegian parents, James was adopted soon after birth, and left home at the age of sixteen, moving to the English seaside resort town of Brighton. There she met Nick Christian Sayer, who became her boyfriend and musical collaborator.
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