released February 4, 2016
Produced By Viktor Krauss
Mixed by Neal Cappellino
Recorded at Omni Sound Studios, Nashville, TN
Engineer: Neal Cappellino
Assistant Engineers: Charlie Garcia and Justin Hoffman
Additional overdubs engineered by Dave Manton at The Institute, Melbourne, VIC
and Viktor Krauss at The Side Room, Nashville, TN.
Mastered by Jim DeMain, Assisted by Amy Marie at Yes Master Studios, Nashville TN
Cover photography by Dean Raphael
Cover design by Annie Davidson
Vinyl layout and design by Liz Frencham
All music and lyrics by John Flanagan
Whatever Makes You Happy music and lyrics by John Flanagan and Timothy James Bowen
Strange Fruit music by John Flanagan, lyrics By John Flanagan and Noah Earp
THANKS: To Viktor, Neal and Dave for your amazing work above and beyond the call of duty; to Naomi Flanagan, Ben Abraham, Jane Patterson, Daniel Townsend, Tim Bowen, Andy Zito and Sal Kimber for all the listening, encouragement, friendship and counsel, you are all a part of making me the musician that I am today; to Maggie, Elsie, Anita, Brooke, Jane, Ben, Emma, Carena, Marco, Todd and Viktor for adding your beautiful musical talents to the album; to my family, Marie, Peter, Naomi and Anna for your support and for my musical formation; to the many musicians who have played with me and inspired me including Mark, Liz, Dan, Paddy, George, Pete and Andy; to all of my close friends and family; to Australia Council for the Arts for helping to fund the project.
Thanks to the Official Album patron: Gayle Hardie – Global Leadership Foundation; thanks Catherine Byrne, Josephine Campana, Adrian Close, Madeleine Denton, Pamela Lyons & Giles Plunkett, Neil & Teresa MacDonald, Beat Meier, Alice & Peter Molan, Steve & Leah O'Neill, Michael & Sarah Pearn, Josh Ryan, Edward Smith and every single person who contributed to the crowd-funding campaign and made it possible for me to record this album. Thanks to everyone who has come to a show, sent a message or spoken to me about what my music means to them, you inspire me to keep making music.
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