Songs – Vol. 01

Made in Aurora: Vol. 1 is a 150-gram vinyl album containing the first 9 of the tracks below. An accompanying CD contains all 16 tracks.

To hear samples, click the track title in the media player on the sidebar.

1 Piece of the Sun
Written and Performed by Dave Ramont
Dave Ramont – lead vocal, acoustic guitar, dobro
Gerald Dowd – drums
Scott Stevenson – accordion
Mary Louise O’Brien – backing vocal

2 Charlotte Ave
Written by Jeremy Keen, Performed by Jeremy Keen and the False Starts
Jeremy Keen – lead vocal, acoustic guitars, tambourine, banjo
Zach Goforth – acoustic guitars, upright bass, shaker, harmonium, backing vocal
Andrea Dawn – backing vocal

Carapace
Written by Peter Lindenmeyer, Performed by HOSS
Peter Lindenmeyer – lead vocal, acoustic and electric guitars
Karl Holzl – electric guitar
Bob Lisberg – keyboards
Larry Misukanis – acoustic guitar
Brad Schieber – bass
Jason Waggoner – drums

Blue Sally
Written by Dave Nelson, Performed by Reverend Cinchy Pickins w/The Thistlepatch Assembly Choir
Dave Nelson – lead vocal, acoustic guitar, megaphone, singing through dobro
Gerald Dowd – drums
Scott Stevenson – piano, organ
The Thislepatch Assembly Choir (Includes Greg Boerner, Noah Gabriel, Dave Nelson and Mary Louise O’Brien)

Crazy Dream
Written by Noah Gabriel, Performed by Noah Gabriel and Greg Boerner
Noah Gabriel – high vocal and acoustic guitars
Greg Boerner – low vocal, acoustic guitars, bass

Hong Kong Cafe
Written and Performed by Greg Boerner
Greg Boerner – lead vocal and acoustic guitar

Cost
Written by The Kevin Trudo, Performed by Small Shiny Things
The Kevin Trudo – Vocals, Mandolin
Jay Olaszek – Bass, Vocals
Matt McCain – Vocals
Ron Donavon – Guitar, Vocals
Chris Bauler – Guitar, Vocals

Hunker Down
Written by Bob Kuhn, Performed by Dick Smith
Bob Kuhn – lead vocal and acoustic guitar
Gerald Dowd – drums
Jim Chevalier – bass
Dave Ramont – banjo and backing vocal
Dave Nelson – dobro and backing vocal
Scott Stevenson – piano and backing vocal

In My Hour of Darkness
Written by Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris, Performed by Artists of MIA
Dave Ramont – acoustic guitar and vocal
Dave Glynn – acoustic guitar and vocal
Peter Lindenmeyer – vocal
Bob Kuhn – vocal
Greg Boerner – vocal
Jeremy Keen – banjo and vocal
Rich Van Ham – harmonica
Johnny Mack – acoustic guitar and vocal
Dave Nelson – dobro and vocal
Jim Chevalier – bass
Gerald Dowd – drums
Kevin Trudo – mandolin and vocal

10  Valentine’s Day
Written and Performed by Dave Ramont
Dave Ramont – lead vocal, acoustic guitars
Dave Nelson – electric guitars
Gerald Dowd – drums and backing vocals
Scott Stevenson – piano and organ
The Backthird Singers (Dave Nelson, Dave Ramont, Mary Louise O’Brien, Greg Boerner, Noah Gabriel, Benjie Hughes) – backing vocals

11  Baby Calm
Written and Performed by Noah Gabriel
Noah Gabriel – lead vocal and acoustic guitars
Dave Nelson – slide guitar

12  Rise and Shine
Written by Jeremy Keen, Performed by Jeremy Keen and the False Starts
Jeremy Keen – acoustic and electric guitars, lead vocal
Zach Goforth – drums, bass, acoustic guitar
Andrea Dawn – backing vocal

13  Once a Week Won’t Kill You
Written by The Kevin Trudo, Performed by The Kevin Trudo + Meathawk
Kevin Trudo – Guitar, Vocals
Chad Watson – Bass
Justin O’Connell – Drums
Ron Donavon – Guitars
With
Andre Salles – Piano

14  New Country Woman
Written by John Mackniskas, Performed by the Empty Can Band
Johnny Mack – lead vocal and nylon-string guitar
Dave Glynn – acoustic guitar and backing vocal
Todd Moffett – drums and backing vocal
Jim Chevalier – bass
Ray Rehberg – mandolin
Rich Van Ham – harmonica
Dave Nelson – dobro

15  Unglued
Written by Peter Lindenmeyer, Performed by HOSS
Peter Lindenmeyer – lead vocal, acoustic and electric guitars
Karl Holzl – electric guitar
Bob Lisberg – keyboards
Larry Misukanis – acoustic guitar
Brad Schieber – bass
Jason Waggoner – drums

16  The Bitter End
Written by Dave Glynn, Performed by the Empty Can Band
Dave Glynn – lead vocal and acoustic guitar
Johnny Mack – electric guitars
Todd Moffett – drums
Jim Chevalier – bass
Ray Rehberg – mandolin
Rich Van Ham – harmonica
Dave Nelson – electric guitars