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Walking In The Sun

Barb Jungr

Walking In The Sun

...a unique and heartfelt album of gospel and blues
BKD 283 (Linn Records)
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1
Who Do You Love?

Who Do You Love?

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watt, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Ellas McDaniel
Arranger Jessica Lauren, Barb Jungr
2:56 Play $1.70
2
Trouble In Mind

Trouble In Mind

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallows
Writer Bob Dylan
Arranger Jessica Lauren, Barb Jungr
4:32 Play $1.70
3
Beautiful Life

Beautiful Life

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Barb Jungr, Adrian York
4:07 Play $1.70
4
Drink Me Up

Drink Me Up

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Barb Jungr
3:56 Play $1.70
5
Walking In Memphis

Walking In Memphis

Soloist Barb Jungr 
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Marc Cohn
Arranger Jenny Carr
3:46 Play $1.70
6
Walking In the Sun

Walking In the Sun

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Jeff Barry
Arranger Barb Jungr , Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren
4:11 Play $1.70
7
Rainy Day

Rainy Day

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Brownie McGhee, Ruth McGhee
Arranger Jenny Carr, Barb Jungr
5:55 Play $3.40
8
Take Out Some Insurance

Take Out Some Insurance

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Charles Singleton, J Waldense Hall
Arranger Jessica Lauren, Barb Jungr
2:58 Play $1.70
9
Run On For A Long Time / God’s Song

Run On For A Long Time / God’s Song

Soloist Barb Jungr 
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Trad, Randy Newman
Arranger Barb Jungr
4:16 Play $1.70
10
Blind Willie McTell

Blind Willie McTell

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow 
Writer Bob Dylan
Arranger Jessica Lauren
4:11 Play $1.70
11
Many Rivers To Cross

Many Rivers To Cross

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Jimmy Cliff
Arranger Jessica Lauren, Barb Jungr
5:34 Play $3.40
12
Heading Home

Heading Home

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Dodds, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Eric Bibb, Levi B Saunders
Arranger Jenny Carr, Barb Jungr
4:02 Play $1.70
13
Way Over Yonder

Way Over Yonder

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jenny Carr, Jessica Lauren, Eric Bibb, Steve Watts, Roy Doddsn, Gabriella Swallow
Writer Carole King
Arranger Jenny Carr
4:10 Play $1.70
Total Running Time 55 minutes Purchase all tracks 
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‘Walking In The Sun' heralded a new direction for one of Europe's finest voices. With many magical moments all compellingly sung, this is Barb Jungr at her most magnificent. 

The Studio Master files are 44.1kHz / 24-bit.

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‘Her voice is truly a thing of wonder, and it nicely ranges over Dylan's Trouble in Mind, the traditional Run On and more.' Daily Express  

‘Her most compellingly sung and intensely vital collection to date.' Jazzwise  

‘If Randy Newman is the thinking person's pop singer, Barb Jungr occupies a similar niche in this country.' The Sunday Times 

‘Jungr has the creativity, skill, and shrewd sense which put her into that select category of artists whom we're eager to hear cover songs.' High Fidelity Review  

Drawing on influences from a wide range of musical traditions, including gospel and the blues, the album is Jungr's most accessible release to date. Jungr brings her decidedly creative and imaginative style to Carole King's Way Over Yonder, Jimmy Cliff's Many Rivers to Cross and, of course, her trademark re-workings of Dylan songs: Trouble in Mind and Blind Willie McTell.  There is also a new song by Eric Bibb, Heading Home, which sees the legendary guitarist make a guest appearance on the track.

Booklet Note:

Who Do You Love?
With my Mojo Hand, a new house with a skull chimney and a cobra snake necktie that was too good to lose, a song about the wildest kind of faith.

Trouble in Mind
It's hard to imagine making an album without more great Bob Dylan songs on it - this is a gospel and a blues song at the same time. It came knocking and wouldn't go away.

Beautiful Life
I wrote this with Adrian York some time ago and isn't life odd, because since then wherever I go I keep seeing dolphins.

Drink Me Up
This came in a flash when I was thinking of the old tent shows and all the forgotten women blues singers. So it is a tribute to them and to their celebration of life, men/women and song.

Walking in Memphis
In a pizza restaurant in Salisbury around the corner from the cathedral, red wine with Stuart and Sandy, and this came on the speakers. Stuart said "This is great, listen!". So I did.

Walking in the Sun
Claire Martin told me about this song when we were driving back from a Girl Talk gig in Norfolk. She lent me a CD, and I heard two lines and thought, this is special.

Rainy Day
This Brownie McGhee song came to me via John Morrison. I loved the subtle little changes in it and made a couple of lyrical alterations. Sometimes we sing the blues from other perspectives.

Take Out Some Insurance
Talking to Helen Watson in the car on the way back from a gig, we got onto Little Jimmy Reed and I'd forgotten that I used to sing this song when I was working with Michael Parker. So in part, it's for him, too. I learned a lot from him.

Run on for a Long Time / God's Song
This is, in part, an homage to Sweet Honey In The Rock and it's coupled with the Randy Newman song just so everyone is clear that any notions of faith I applaud are inclusive, many and varied. From the cobra snake necktie to the many arms of Durga, maybe we need a bigger sky these days.

Blind Willie McTell
This song is Dylan paying homage to St James Infirmary Blues and this is me paying homage to him.

Many Rivers to Cross
Jimmy Cliff is underrated - beautiful songwriting and humanity. This made me think of the image of the English white cliffs of Dover, which my father-in-law saw on the ship over from Guyana. He wept because they symbolised all he had been told about England. Then he lived there and really got what it was like.

Heading Home
Eric Bibb kindly let me record this. I heard it and loved it and he said it came all in one to him. It feels like that when I sing it too. Thank you, Eric.

Way Over Yonder
Ian Shaw suggested this song, and he was right about it.

© Barb Jungr, 2006
 

Musicians:
Barb Jungr vocals
Jenny Carr piano, musical director & backing vocals
Jessica Lauren harmonicas, organ, bass piano & backing vocals
Steve Watts bass
Roy Dodds drums & percussion
Gabriella Swallow cello
Eric Bibb guitars

Recording Information:
Recorded at The Way Studio, Hackney, UK from 1-3 May 2006
Produced by Calum Malcolm & Barb Jungr
Mixed by Calum Malcolm
Original photography by Piers Allardyce & John Haxby
Design by gmtoucari.com

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The Telegraph
4 Stars
"Communicating real, heart-felt emotion is what this cabaret singer is all about."
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www.smarthouse.com
The result is a crisp, vivacious and full bodied sound that grips from the first track. Superb.
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The Age Green Guide
4 Stars
Jungr possesses a smoothly seductive contralto spanning a formidable musical range
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The First Post
Buy this instead of the next Norah Jones album.
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High Fidelity Review
Barb Jungr knows how to give a song a personality.
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Audiophile Audition
The resulting sounds are irresistible.
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Rainbow Network
It's a thrill to hear her on such a lovely recording.
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Sunday Times
An astute interpreter of chanson, folk, blues, jazz and show tunes.
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Jazzwise
Her most compellingly sung and intensely vital collection to date.
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Daily Express
The magnificent Barb Jungr.
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HMV Choice
Another essential album from an artist not afraid to search, explore, stretch and expand the boundaries of her musical comfort zone.
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BBC Online
Her latest offering on Linn Records will take some beating.
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All About Jazz.com
Jungr has again come up with a winning formula.
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06 March 2014 to 07 March 2014
England, London
St James Theatre, London, England , United Kingdom
Barb guesting in Julian Clary's new chat show

14 March 2014 to 14 February 2014
England
Norwich Playhouse, Norwich, London
Hard Rain

15 March 2014 to 15 March 2014
England
Playhouse, Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
Hard Rain

16 March 2014 to 16 March 2014
England, London
606 Jazz Club, London, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr with her trio

21 March 2014 to 21 March 2014
England
New Greenham Atrs, Greenham, Newbury, England, United Kingdom
Hard Rain

23 March 2014 to 23 March 2014
England, London
The Water Margin Restaurant, The O2 Arena, London, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr and her musicians

27 March 2014 to 27 March 2014
England
Alexanders, Chester, England, United Kingdom
Hard Rain

03 April 2014 to 03 April 2014
England
South Devon Arts centre, Totne, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

05 April 2014 to 05 April 2014
England, London
Arts Depot, London, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

11 April 2014 to 11 April 2014
England
Fleece Jazz at the Soke by Nayland Club, Stoke by Nayland, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

01 May 2014 to 01 May 2014
Northern Ireland
Theatre at the Mill, Newton Abbey, Northern Ireland
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

11 May 2014 to 12 May 2014
England, London
Pizza Express Jazz Club Soho, Soho, London, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

16 May 2014 to 16 May 2014
Northern Ireland
Core@CorbyCube, Corby, Northern Ireland
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

21 May 2014 to 22 May 2014
England
Brighton Festival at Komedia, Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr Hard Rain: The songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen

30 May 2014 to 30 May 2014
England
New Greenham Arts, Greenham, Newbury, England, United Kingdom
Barb Jungr and Mervyn Stutter

07 July 2014 to 07 July 2014
England, London
Pizza Express Jazz Club Soho, Soho, London, England United Kingdom
Barb Jungr sings Nina Simone songbook series

23 August 2014 to 23 August 2014
Northern Ireland
TBA, Corby, Northern Ireland
Deep Roots Tall Trees - 136 Flags with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

26 September 2014 to 26 September 2014
England
New Greenham Arts Centre, Newbury, England, United Kindom
Barb Jungr special