Bill Frisell Shares ‘Valentine’ Title Track
The 13-track album features Bill Frisell with bassist Thomas Morgan and drummer Rudy Royston. Lee Townshend produced and Tucker Martine recorded the LP. Frisell, Morgan and Royston tracked Valentine at Martine’s Flora Recording facility in Portland, Oregon.
“Valentine” is one of eight originals featured on the album. Additional tracks include covers of Boubacar Traore’s “Baba Drame,” Billy Strayhorn’s “A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing,” Billy Hill & Peter DeRose’s “Wagon Wheels” and Burt Bacharach & Hal David’s “What The World Needs Now Is Love” as well as a take on the traditional “We Shall Overcome.” Stream “Valentine” below: