Care For All CD
to benefit the Healthcare is a Human Right Campaign

Production Notes - Artists

The Devil Makes Three: Never Learn

Never Learn was produced by The Devil Makes Three and recorded by Gary Martin at Mother Earth Recording. The song, they note, "is about capitalism in the broad sense and also about labor history."

Becky Tracy: Evergreen

Evergreen was recorded and mixed by Alan Stockwell at Soundesign in Brattleboro, VT. Produced by Keith Murphy and Becky Tracy.

Keith composed this beautiful pensive reflection on life and mortality for Becky’s mother.

Pete Sutherland: Our Time’s Not Up

Pete Sutherland
guitar, fiddle, lead vocal
Christopher Layer
flute
Sam Bartlett
banjo
Jeremiah McLane
accordion
Colin McCaffrey
bass
Lee Blackwell
percussion
Beth Carpenter
backing vocals
Katie Carpenter
backing vocals
Suzannah Armstrong-Park
backing vocals
Georgia Rose Armstrong-Park
backing vocals

Our Time’s Not Up was recorded at Ad Astra Recording, Williston, VT - Peter Engisch, engineer; mixed and mastered at Charles Eller Studios, Charlotte, VT. Lane Gibson, engineer, assisted by Pete Sutherland. Produced by Pete Sutherland.

Si Kahn: Care for All

Care for All was recorded late one night at Cattail Music Studios and produced by Scott Ainslie in Brattleboro, VT. It features Si on guitar and vocals, Scott Ainslie on 2nd guitar, and Keith Murphy on mandolin.

Chris Kleeman: Scratch It While You Can

Chris Kleeman’s “Scratch It While You Can” was recorded at The Nineteen Studio, Glastonbury CT with Ron Scalise, head engineer and Wes Talbot, assistant engineer. The track was mixed by Ron Scalise, Wes Talbot and Chris Kleeman and roduced by Chris with Ron Scalise. Remastered by Bruce Seifried at Eclair Engineering.

Kristina Stykos: Let’s Cherish The Day

Let’s Cherish The Day was recorded at Pepperbox Studios and produced by Kristina Stykos and Phil Aaberg; mixed by Kristina Stykos and Colin McCaffrey at “The Green Room” in East Montpelier. The track was mastered by Corin Nelsen and Scott Ainslie at Imaginary Road Studios.

Eugene Friesen: Wedding Day

Wedding Day was composed by Eugene Friesen in 1992 and recorded and mixed by Stephen Webber at Studio A, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA in 2009.

Nightingale: Regain / Psalm of Life / Plant Un Chou

This Psalm of Life medley as recorded by Alan Stockwell at Soundesign in Brattleboro, VT and mixed with Davy Galant at Chemin 4, Joliette, Quebec. It was produced with Denis Fréchette.

Scott Ainslie:
Hard Times Come Again No More

Beguiled by Si Kahn into helping to produce and play a couple of concerts in support of the Healthcare Is A Human Right campaign of the Vermont Workers' Center, Scott became the initiator and then producer of Care For All. Having come of age during the Civil Rights Era; Ainslie now makes his home in Brattleboro, Vermont. When he is not touring, he teaches locally and is actively involved with local arts groups and progressive politics. He says, "Care For All has been a labor of love, for the music and musicians, but also for those we will help live when we succeed."

Anais Mitchell & MADDUB:
The Suffering of the People

Bennett Shapiro
dub, keys
Phil Carr
drums
Jofus
Chapman stick
Fred Wilbur
keys
Anais Mitchell &Friends
Chorus

Suffering of the People was produced and recorded by Bennett Shapiro at Lovetown in Middlesex, VT specifically for the Care For All CD. Anais says, "This refrain came to me out of the blue, when I started thinking about this compilation project: blunt, but true."