Here's a li'l skinny on the cuts on It's Me!
Zen & The Art Of Waiting In Line - Swingin', chantin' monks & The Sinatra Mantra.
New Shoes - A cool groove & fun Dan Hicks-ian harmonies.
Maintenance - "Ouch." David Mitson, Sony Music mastering engineer, after hearing the first verse...
Away-O - Seeing my Grandpop for the last timesome real nice textures courtesy of guitarist John Groover McDuffie, drummer Albe Bonacci & singer Teresa Tudury.
20 Feet Away - Appalachian reggae rendering of my experience working with Jeff Bridges on the movie Wild Bill.
Doin' My Taxes - Love & taxesthey both hurt.
Chicks Dig Me 'Cuz I Bowl - Heard on the radio nation-wide. Features some ballsy, bluesy, kick-butt harmonica by Jimmy Powers.
Not Such A Bad Thing - "Shut up & love her." Doo wop deluxe & 2-handed Fender JazzMutt tapping.
Sunshine On My Shoulders - The 25th anniversary reggae version, complete with rasta rap by Wanda L. Houston.
Jeez Louise - Downright peppy Tex-Mex with Doug Legacy on accordion.
Painless Window - Inspired by new heart recipient Patrick Lubow, guitarist & friend extraordinaire.
Just Another Glimpse Of You - A Tony Bennett-esque ballad. "[This song] should be a standard." Jim Beloff, Associate Publisher, Billboard
Sleep The Sleep Of Angels - Solo acoustic bass lullaby with a D-tuned E-string.
The Smile - Jazzy ditty featuring Neil Larsen on piano.