Jim McAuley – classical guitar = emory board, steel-string guitar, &é-string + tuning fork, 12-string + slide, prepared parlor guitar.
Mastered by Maurizio Giannotti at Newmastering Studio, Milano, Italy. Executive Producer: Fabrizio Perissinotto. Producer: Scott Fraser. Album Art + Design: Kio Griffith / 9rpm.com | Photo: Steve Elkins (Jim McAuley portraits + Kio Griffith (landscape, strings and silhouettes)
Tracklist: 1. Second Blooming [5:15] 2. Blues for John Carter [6:57] 3. Another November Night [4:55] 4. What part of maybe (don’t you understand?) [2:17] 5. Una Lunga Canzone [8:16] 6. Joy Buzzer [2:12] 7. The Eyelids of Buddha [10:58] 8. Plect’s Bounce [4:31] 9. Saltarello / Jumpstart [6:27] 10. nika’s Waltz [6:18]
Tracks 1 & 7 recorded by Scott Fraser at Architecture, Los Angeles, CA. Tracks 2 & 8 recorded by Tarey Potter live at Boise Experimental Music Festival, Boise, ID. Tracks 3, 4 & 6 recorded by Sean Foye, Los Angeles, CA. Tracks 9 & 10 recorded by Jim McAuley live at Dangerous Curve, Los Angeles, CA.Track 5 recorded by Jim McAuley (home practice DAT), Los Angeles, CA.
All compositions [except “Saltarello”] by Jim McAuley. (c)2012 Gongfarmer Music, Los Angeles.