Archive for July, 2011

George Harrison Fund For Unicef

Friday, July 29th, 2011

George Harrison was an inspiration to T Bone and countless musicians across the world.  In 1971, his friend Ravi Shankar asked him to help the children of Bangladesh.  George took action by hosting the  Concert for Bangladesh in support of UNICEF.  T Bone is proud to join the anniversary celebration and honor George’s legacy by supporting the George Harrison Fund for UNICEF.   Please watch the video below and join T Bone in supporting this great cause:

Starbucks Releases The Producer Compilation

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Starbucks and Universal Music have released The Producer, a compilation of 15 of T Bone’s most notable productions, including tracks from Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Elton John & Leon Russell, Elvis Costello, John Mellencamp, Jakob Dylan, Roy Orbison and many more.

As written on the album’s package, Starbucks cites T Bone as, “an in-demand producer for more than three decades [who] brings out the best from an array of artists by creating an environment where they feel free to be themselves.”

The album’s liner notes include in-depth track-by-track comments from T Bone.

The Producer is available now, exclusively at Starbucks.

T Bone Burnett Presents: The Speaking Clock Revue album

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Shout! Factory will release the album T Bone Burnett Presents: The Speaking Clock Revue on October 18, 2011. As with the show at New York’s Beacon Theatre which the album’s recording are from, proceeds from the record will go to The Participant Foundation.

1. Jimmie Standing In The Rain – Elvis Costello
2. Midnight Rider – Gregg Allman
3. Hold On, Hold On – Neko Case
4. Rye Whiskey – Punch Brothers
5. Wonderful (The Way I Feel) – Jim James
6. The Truth Is In The Dirt – Karen Elson
7. The One I Love Is Gone – The Secret Sisters
8. Troubled Land – John Mellencamp
9. Lift Him Up That’s All – Ralph Stanley
10. Fallin’ & Flyin’ – Jeff Bridges
11. Monkey Suit – Elton John & Leon Russell