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The Resource Ghost brothers of Darkland County, music & lyrics by John Mellencamp ; libretto by Stephen King ; musical direction by T Bone Burnett

Ghost brothers of Darkland County, music & lyrics by John Mellencamp ; libretto by Stephen King ; musical direction by T Bone Burnett

Label
Ghost brothers of Darkland County
Title
Ghost brothers of Darkland County
Statement of responsibility
music & lyrics by John Mellencamp ; libretto by Stephen King ; musical direction by T Bone Burnett
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Contributor
Composer
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Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A Southern Gothic supernatural musical thriller of fraternal love, lust, jealousy, and revenge set in the tiny town of Lake Belle Reve, Mississippi ... [centering] on two sets of brothers: the ghosts of Jack and Andy, dead in an apparent murder/suicide, and their nephews, the living Frank and Drake, who seem headed toward the same downward spiral as their uncles"--Container
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Credits note
Produced by T Bone Burnett
Date time place
Recorded at the Village Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Dewey number
782.1/4
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Musical performances by various artists; dialogue performed by: Kris Kristofferson, Meg Ryan, Elvis Costello. Harry J. Lennix, Hamish Linklater, Matthew McConaughey, Kelli Garner, Patch Darragh, W. Earl Brown, Samantha Mathis, Max Burkholder, and Glenn Morshower
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Ghost brothers of Darkland County, music & lyrics by John Mellencamp ; libretto by Stephen King ; musical direction by T Bone Burnett
Label
Ghost brothers of Darkland County, music & lyrics by John Mellencamp ; libretto by Stephen King ; musical direction by T Bone Burnett
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Companion book contains program notes by Alan Light, libretto, and credits
  • Companion DVD contains: "A look behind Ghost brothers of Darkland County" with Stephen King, John Mellencamp, and T Bone Burnett (ca. 12 min.); video of artists in studio recording song, Truth; and access to libretto as pdf file
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Accompanying material
1 videodisc (sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 book (109 p. ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • So goddamn smart
  • (Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin, Sheryl Crow)
  • Monique and Anna meet
  • Wrong, wrong, wrong about me
  • (Elvis Costello)
  • Frank and Drake argue
  • Brotherly love
  • (Ryan Bingham, Will Dailey)
  • Monique, Frank, Drake, and Anna argue
  • How many days
  • CD 1.
  • (Kris Kristofferson)
  • The ghosts talk
  • dialogue underscoring: Patrick Fleming
  • Home again
  • (Sheryl Crow, Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin, Taj Mahal)
  • Monique comforts Drake
  • You are blind
  • (Ryan Bingham)
  • Joe begins to tell his story
  • Tear this cabin down
  • Introduction by the Zydeco Cowboy
  • (Taj Mahal)
  • Joe continues his story
  • My name is Joe
  • (Clyde Mulroney)
  • Jenna expresses her feeling
  • Away from this world
  • (Sheryl Crow)
  • Monique frustrated with the boys
  • You don't know me
  • (Rosanne Cash)
  • That's me
  • Joe continues as the ghosts observe
  • dialogue underscoring: Patrick Fleming
  • And your days are gone
  • (Sheryl Crow, Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin)
  • Jack and Andy fight over Jenna
  • Jukin'
  • (Sheryl Crow)
  • Jack and Andy argue and fight
  • So goddamn good
  • (Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin, Sheryl Crow)
  • (Elvis Costello)
  • Joe talks with his younger self
  • What kind of man am I
  • (Kris Kristofferson)
  • The Shape sums things up
  • Truth
  • (John Mellencamp with Lily and Madeleine Jurkiewicz)
  • Joe talks with the bartender --
  • Anna and Frank badmouthing Drake
  • That's who I am
  • (Neko Case)
  • The ghosts argue and fight
  • (Elvis Costello)
  • Brotherly love
  • (Ryan Bingham, Will Dailey)
  • How many days
  • (Kris Kristofferson)
  • Home again
  • (Sheryl Crow, Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin, Taj Mahal)
  • You are blind
  • (Ryan Bingham)
  • You don't know me
  • CD 2.
  • (Rosanne Cash)
  • My name is Joe
  • (Clyde Mulroney)
  • Tear this cabin down
  • (Taj Mahal)
  • And your days are gone
  • (Sheryl Crow, Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin)
  • Jukin'
  • (Sheryl Crow)
  • So goddamn good
  • That's me
  • (Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin, Sheryl Crow)
  • What kind of man am I
  • (Kris Kristofferson, Phil Alvin, Sheryl Crow, Dave Alvin, Taj Mahal)
  • Away from this world
  • (Sheryl Crow)
  • Truth
  • (John Mellencamp with Lily and Madeleine Jurkiewicz)
  • (Elvis Costello)
  • That's who I am
  • (Neko Case)
  • So goddamn smart
  • (Dave Alvin, Phil Alvin, Sheryl Crow)
  • Wrong, wrong, wrong about me
Control code
ocn853285367
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
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Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781579402358
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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