Broadway alum Elizabeth Ward Land, recently seen in the world premiere Sarah Silverman musical The Bedwetter Off-Broadway, releases an album of songs made famous by Linda Ronstadt, titled Still Within the Sound of My Voice, July 15 from LML Music. A vinyl edition is expected to release later this year.
Get a first listen to Land's cover of "Blue Bayou" ahead of the album's release above.
Inspired by Land's 2020 Bistro Award-winning tribute concert directed by Alan Muraoka, the album features arrangements by Andrew David Sotomayor and vocal arrangements by Joel Waggoner. Songs covered include "Heat Wave," "You're No Good," "Falling in Love Again," and more. Ward is accompanied on the album by Sotomayor on piano, Kevin Kuhn on guitar, Jordan Jancz on bass and cello, Arei Sekiguchi on drums and percussion, Waggoner on violin and vocals, and Catherine Porter on vocals.
Still Within the Sound of My Voice is produced by Ken Land and Lee Lessack with Karen Mulvey and Andrew Needleman serving as executive producers.
Take a look at the full track list:
1. "Heat Wave"
2. "Different Drum"
3. "When Will I Be Loved / That’ll Be the Day / It’s So Easy / Just One Look / It’s in His Kiss"
4. "Heart Like a Wheel / Faithless Love"
5. "You’re No Good"
7. "Someone to Lay Down Beside Me"
8. "Blue Bayou"
9. "Falling in Love Again"
10. "Pain of Loving You / Somewhere Out There / All My Life / Don’t Know Much"
11. "Long Long Time"
12. "Still Within the Sound of My Voice"