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Vinyl LP pressing. Produced by Randall Poster and Stewart Lerman, I'd Rather Lead a Band finds Grammy Award-winning songwriter Loudon Wainwright III partnering up with Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks for their take on some of the American songbook's finest classics. This album showcases a fresh side of LW3 with big band sounds and timeless songs from Irving Berlin, Cliff Friend, Lew Brown and other Tin Pan Alley contemporaries. I'd Rather Lead a Band is a collection of modern takes on timeless compositions from the American songbook spanning from the 1910s through 1950.
1.1 How I Love You (I'm Tellin' the Birds, Tellin' the Bees) 1.2 A Ship Without a Sail 1.3 Ain't Misbehavin' 1.4 I'm Going to Give It to Mary with Love 1.5 The Little Things in Life 1.6 So the Bluebirds and the Blackbirds Got Together 1.7 A Perfect Day 2.1 I Thought About You 2.2 I'd Rather Lead a Band 2.3 My Blue Heaven 2.4 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea 2.5 Heart and Soul 2.6 You Rascal You (I'll Be Glad When You're Dead) 2.7 More I Cannot Wish You