Making my album in Bali has been a dream come true and I am so grateful to have completed this endeavor! Thanks so much to my Mom, Dad, Emily, Aunt Lisa, Lloyd Perry; for hearing the music inside my head, Cleise Vidal; for the assombroso cover art, Asher Yaron for rocking the trumpet!, Jamu on the Sax, Catur coming in with the upright bass, the phenomenally talented Keydux, Keke, Dadok, Pekka and all of the musicians who collaborated with me, Tony and Ria from Devilicious; for all your support from the beginning, Lanae Rivers- Woods; for being my voice of reason (friend test), Sarah Eve Cardell; for being my guru and helping me find my light, Kristi MagicFairy Pupo; for being my fairy and never letting me quit or compromise my art, Meredith Lewis; for letting me know it's always okay to change my mind, Hero Aditya, Robbie Hartog and Fajar; for making me sing my songs to them on Goutama Street that one time, JoDee and Stephen Cronin, Lisa Kelly, Peter Wall & Janet Nicol, Larry Rosenberg, Kiel Storms, and everyone else who contributed to this album via music, support, and LOVE! My journey is only beginning, and with perfect timing and perfect grace I can't wait to step bravely into this next phase with all of you!
released July 27, 2013
Composition and Arrangement Credits
All music and lyrics composed and arranged by Norma Jean and Pekka Jarvilehto with the exception of tracks 3 and 6 with music composed and arranged by Lloyd Perry and Norma Jean.
All Tracks: Vocals - Performed by Norma Jean
Tracks 1, 2, 4 and 5: Lead Guitar – Performed by Keydux
Rhythm Guitar – Performed by Pekka Jarvilehto
Cajon – Performed by Keke
Bass – Performed by Dadok on tracks
Trumpet – Performed by Asher Yaron on track 5
Track 3: Trumpet – Performed by Asher Yaron
Saxophone – Performed by Jamu
Double Bass – Performed by Catur
Track 6: Rhythm Guitars, Lead Guitar and Percussion (Tambourine and Chair) – Performed by Lloyd Perry
Drum Programming and String Arrangement/Programming – by Lloyd Perry
Produced and engineered at Keydux Studios, Batuan, Bali. Tracks 1, 2, 4 and 5 engineered and produced by Keydux, co-produced by Lloyd Perry and Norma Jean.
Tracks 3 and 6 engineered and produced by Lloyd Perry.
Album Mastered by Lloyd Perry.
Norma Jean is a singer songwriter who lives Bali and writes original songs about love, and the beauty of life, looking out onto the rice fields.
She also draws daily cartoons @normajeanlovesdoodles on Instagram, and writes poetry.