‘The Recover EP’ was finished in October 2008 and worked on intermittently from February of that year. It's made up of covers and remixes of songs I have unreserved love of and so decided to ruin. I veer far away for the source material to create something that I believe is pretty interesting.
released October 10, 2008
All tracks produced by Shaun D Wilson
Lyrics by Adriano Cintra, Lovefoxxx and Adriano Cintra.
Originally produced by Adriano Cintra
Find the original on the 2005/2006 'Cansei de Ser Sexy' album 'Cansei de Ser Sexy' on Sub Pop.
2. There's Always Something There to Remind Me
Lyrics by Burt Bacharach and Hal David.
Orchestration directed by Les Williams.
This remix is of the 1964 Sandie Shaw version on Pye Records.
By Hamish and David Kilgour with Robert Scott.
Find the original on The Clean's 1982's EP 'Great Sounds Great, Good Sounds Good, So-so Sounds So-so, Bad Sounds Bad, Rotten Sounds Rotten' but it's easier to track it down on 2002's 'Anthology' which includes the EP. Find them both on Flying Nun Records.
4. God Only Knows (Big Parklife Magic Dance Time)
Featuring Walter Evers
Lyrics by Brian Wilson, Tony Asher, David Bowie, Damon Albarn, Peter Gabriel and Shaun D Wilson.
Uses lyrics from 'God Only Knows', 'Magic Dance', 'Parklife' and 'Big Time'.
Details of original songs:
God Only Knows
Lyrics by Brian Wilson and Tony Asher
Find the original on the 1966 Beach Boys album 'Pet Sounds' on Capitol Records.
Lyrics by David Bowie
Find it on the 1986 David Bowie and Trevor Jones soundtrack album for 'Labyrinth' on EMI.
Lyrics by Damon Albarn
Find it on the 1994 Blur album 'Parklife' on Food.
Lyrics by Peter Gabriel
Find it on the 1986 Peter Gabriel album 'So' on Geffen.
5. These Words
By Natasha Bedingfield, Steve Kipner, Andrew Frampton and Wayne Wilkins.
Originally produced by Steve Kipner, Andrew Frampton and Wayne Wilkins.
Find the original on the 2004 Natasha Bedingfield album 'Unwritten' on Sony BMG.
Lyrics by Tori Amos with rearrangement by Katie Hayes.
Starring Katie Hayes.
Additional Engineering by Amey Tree.
Samples 'My Fair Lady' by David Byrne (creativecommons.org/wired
Find the original on the 1992 Tori Amos album 'Little Earthquakes' on Atlantic Records.