Angel with a Lariat
|Angel with a Lariat|
|Studio album by|
|Recorded||May 26–June 27, 1986|
|Label||Sire, Warner Bros.|
|K.d. lang and the Reclines chronology|
|The Rolling Stone Album Guide|||
Angel with a Lariat is the second album by k.d. lang and the Reclines, released in 1987. This was the first release outside of Canada. Angel with a Lariat is a country recording, influenced by rock and rockabilly and possibly even new wave. Produced by Welsh guitarist, singer and musician Dave Edmunds, the album was recorded in London, England in 1986, though k.d. was based in Vancouver Canada at the time.
- "Turn Me Round" (Mink) – 3:13
- "High Time for a Detour" (lang, Mink) – 4:09
- "Diet of Strange Places" (lang) – 3:53
- "Got the Bull by the Horns" (Boyd, Jones) – 3:03
- "Watch Your Step Polka" (Borowiecki, lang, Marcenko, Matthews) – 2:01
- "Rose Garden" (South) – 3:19
- "Tune into My Wave" (Mink) – 3:32
- "Angel with a Lariat" (lang) – 3:08
- "Pay Dirt" (lang) – 2:09
- "Three Cigarettes in an Ashtray" (Miller, Stevenson) – 2:25
- Teddy Borowiecki - accordion, keyboard, background vocals
- Dennis Marcenko - bass, background vocals
- Gordie Matthews - guitar, background vocals
- Ben Mink - guitar, mandolin, violin, background vocals
- Michel Pouliot - drums, background vocals
- B.J. Cole - steel guitar
- Roy Dodds - drums
- Dave Edmunds - guitar, background vocals
- Keith Nelson - banjo
- Producer: Dave Edmunds
- Engineer: Carey Taylor
|Canada Top Albums/CDs (RPM)||40|
|US Top Country Albums (Billboard)||53|
- Angel with a Lariat at AllMusic
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