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Set Sail

by Sparrow

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Break It Off 03:59
Complicated 05:05
Far Away 03:11
Bird Song 03:58
Set Sail 06:26


Featuring original singing songs with accordion, banjo , piano, viola, saw, etc…..
The secret midnight songs of Miss Sparrow Pants. After a lifetime of performance of various sorts and musical collaborations of all kinds, it’s time for Sparrow to have her own album, full of original songs of heartache and wonder, putting words and music to the universal cycle of beginnings and ends.


released November 30, 2012

All vocals, music, and lyrics by Sparrow, except the words to Set Sail, adapted from a winter solstice ritual from Spiral Dance, by Starhawk

Foreign Company- Sparrow on banjo and accordion, Jeff Loops on bass, Keith Smith on washboard
Break it off- Sparrow on accordion & viola, Jeff Loops on bass, Keith Smith on guitar & washboard
Complicated- Sparrow on banjo, accordion, and saw
Fuel for the fire- Sparrow on accordion and pump organ, Rob Beckwith on baritone horn
Far away- Sparrow on accordion and saw, Jeff Loops on bass, Keith Smith on guitar and washboard
Weight of the world- Sparrow on accordion, Jeff Loops on bass, Patrick Kakuchka on drums
Still your bones- Sparrow on accordion & saw, Jeff Loops on bass, Keith Smith on guitar
Bird song- Sparrow on piano, shaman rattle, cardboard box, beer bottle, and bass drum
Set sail- Sparrow on banjo and pump organ

Recorded and mixed by Patrick Kukucka at Hi-Z Lo- Z Studio in Asheville NC
Mastered by- Patrick Klem www.klemflastic.com
Cover art by Trish Tripp, Design and Layout by Teejei Bringham www.teejei.com


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