• This is the Edsel
label’s sixth release in its re-issue programme of legendary
singer-songwriter Janis Ian’s catalogue. All the releases contain photos
from her own collection.
Bones” was originally released in 2004, and co-produced by Janis, Jeff
Balding and Marc Moreau. It was recorded in Nashville and includes the
Woody Guthrie co-write “I Hear You Sing Again” and guest vocals from
Dolly Parton on “My Tennessee Hills”.
• “Folk Is The
New Black”, released in 2005, sees Janis return to her roots with a true
folk album – in her own words: “sparse but tasteful instrumentation
underneath powerful lyrics of social and political social commentary, with
enough variety to keep the listener