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Seigen Ono
Comme Des Garcons + Remixes
ESCB NeOSITE Discs 1908 (2XCD)(Japan)

This is one 15 track, previously available CD, packaged with a 9 track Remix (1998) CD credited to Seigen Ono & Arto Lindsay. Bill Frisell appears on previously available tracks(?)

Bill Frisell
Gone, Just Like a Train
Nonesuch 79479-2 (CD)
Produced by: Lee Townsend
Recorded at O'Henry Sound Studios Burbank CA.
Released: January 13, 1998
Bill Frisell (guitar), Viktor Krauss (bass), Jim Keltner (drums).
... just within the nature of guitar, bass, and drums, like on Gone the guitar is gonna be... can't help but be out there more. So this is the first recording in a long time where I fell like, even though I wasn''t conscious of that or thinking about that, it's just natural that the guitar... it kind of puts my guitar playing more out in front. -Bill Frisell (Earshot Jazz, March 1998, p. 6)
1/ Blues for Los Angeles ( 5:18)
2/ Verona (3:09)
3/ Godson Song (4:38)
4/ Girl Asks Boy (part 1) (3:36)
5/ Pleased to Meet You (4:12)
6/ Lookout For Hope (10:20)
7/ Nature's Symphony (4:58)
8/ Egg Radio (5:06)
9/ Ballroom (3:22)
10/ Girl Asks Boy (part 2) (2:30)
11/ Sherlock Jr. (2:51)
12/ Gone, Just Like a Train (5:30)
13/ The Wife and Kid (5:49)
14/ Raccoon Cat (3:24)
15/ Lonesome (4:17)
All compositions by Bill Frisell

Marc Johnson
The Sound of Summer Running
Verve 314 539 299-2 (CD)
Produced by: Lee Townsend
Recorded: at Avatar Studios, NYC
Released February 1998

Marc Johnson (bass), Bill Frisell (electric and acoustic guitars), Pat Metheny (electric and acoustic guitars, 42-string pikasso guitar), Joey Baron (drums, tambourine).
Douglas September
Ten Bulls
Samson Music GC 0130-2 (CD)
Produced by: Michael Shrieve
Recorded at Stepping Stone Studio Seattle WA.
Released 1998
Bill Frisell (guitar), Wayne Horvitz (keyboards), Michael Rhodes (bass),Michael Shrieve (drums &percussion), David Torn (long distance loops & textures).
Various Artists
Monk To Bach
Winter & Winter 910010-2 [Germany] (CD)
Produced by: Stefan F. Winter
Released 1998
The Paul Motian Trio appears on one song:

5/Misterioso (7:54)
Fred Hersch & Bill Frisell
Songs We Know
Nonesuch 79468-2 (CD)
Produced by: Lee Townsend
Recorded: at Möbius Music, San Francisco
Released: September 15,1998
Fred Hersch (piano), Bill Frisell (guitar).
1/It Might As Well Be Spring(3:09)
2/ There Is No Greater Love (4:48)
3/ Someday My Prince Will Come(6:07)
4/ Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (3:48)
5/ Blue Monk(5:31)
6/ My One And Only Love(5:55)
7/ My Little Suede Shoes(5:32)
8/ Yesterdays(6:23)
9/ I Got Rhythm(5:11)
10/ Wave(6:35)
11/ What Is This Thing Called Love?(4:26)
Leni Stern
Recollection
LSR 402 (CD)
Produced by Leni Stern
Released September 15, 1998
Bill Frisell plays on one track:
4/ Someday my Prince will Come
Donald Rubinstein
Scars & Dreams
Desert Music Link #
Produced by Donald Rubinstein
Recorded at Media Sound/Battery Sound, NYC
Released 1998

Bill Frisell appears to two tracks 1/ Red Rooster, 7/ Knightriders

"Red Rooster  was recorded as part of a set of trios and duets with Bill, myself, and vibraphonist Paul Johnson. Knightriders, an orchestra setting in which Bill soloed with orchestra, composed as a part of my 1981 film score for Geoge A. Romero's Knightrider (staring Ed Harris) Bill soloed, along with Gordon Gottlieb and Paul Johnson." -Donald Rubinstein 2001
http://www.donaldrubinstein.com

"Bill and I often played together in New York, early and mid 80's, collaborating on a number of performances featuring Bill, Hank Roberts, and others. We recorded together three or four times in different contexts." -Donald Rubinstein 2001
Marianne Faithfull
A Perfect Stranger: The Island Anthology
Polygram 524579 (2XCD)
Produced Hal Wilner
Recorded A&R Recording Studio, New York and Bearsville Studios, Bearsville, N.Y.
Released October 27, 1998

Bill Frisell (guitars, arranger*) appears on 5 tracks (4 previously released, 1 unreleased) , all on disc two:

3/ Blvd. of Broken Dreams (3:05)*
4/ Yesterdays (5:19)
5/ Strange Weather (4:14)
8/ As Tears Go By (3:45)
10/ Conversation on a Barstool (4:17) (previously unreleased)
Various Artists
The Complete Johnny Mercer Songbook
Polygram 557539 (3XCD Box Set)
Produced by various producers, including Stefan F. Winter
Recorded at
Released November 3, 1998

Bill Frisell appears one track(?) Disc 3, 13/ Skylark with Paul Motion
Various Artists
Guitar Zone
Time Square Records TSQD 9902 (CD) (USA)
Produced by various producers
Released 1998

Bill Frisell (guitar)  appears on one track, 5/ Sam the Man with Michael Shrive  Previous released

Bill Frisell Discography 1998
Various Artists
Jazziz Magazine CD
JZD078 (CD) (US)
Produced by
Recorded at

Bill Frisell appears on one track, previously released on
Gone,Just Like a Train

/6 Egg Radio (5:06)

Bill Frisell (guitar), Viktor Krauss (bass), Jim Keltner (drums, percussion)
Various Artists
Beleza Tropical 2: Novo! Mais! Melhor!
Warner Brothers # 46275
Produced by Peter Sherer
Recorded at
Released October 1998

Bill Frisell appears on one previously released track from 1989 Caetano Veloso's 
Estrangiero:

6/ O Estrangeiro (6:14)
Down Beat Review of Songs We Know
DownBeat Review
Various Artists
What Goes Around
Acoustic Artists AGCD # 3

This is a companion CD that  Acoustic Guitar magazine released highlighting music that appeared in it's publication during the previous year.

Bill Frisell appears on one previously released track from 1997's
Nashville:

4/ Brother (6:03)

Read the CD notes about the Bill Frisell track


Track list

1/High Fever Blue - Corey Harris
2/Louis Collins - Mississippi John Hurt
3/Love Come Back To Me - Cats and Jammers
4/Brother - Bill Frisell
5/Knockin' On Your Door - Muleskinner
6/Amanda Jewell - Ricky Skaggs
7/The Sky Above, The Mud Below - Tom Russell
8/Travis - Edgar Meyer, Bela Fleck, and Mike Marshall
9/Sangisangy - Dama
10/Embaixador - Paulo Bellinati
11/At Seventeen - Janis Ian
12/And So It Goes... - Steve Tilston
13/Adriry - D'Gary
14/I Still Want To - Catie Curtis
15/Barely Breathing - Duncan Sheik
Another Review
Cover Artist Jim Woodrings Website
Leni Stern Website
A Short Review/Order Page
CD Liner Information
Various Artists
Inside Out
Atlantic # PRCD 8701-2
Produced by Lee Townsend

This is a promotional CD which includes one previously released track from Bill Frisell's
Gone, Like a Train.

3/ Ballroom (3:25)
Various Artists
The Art of Jazz
Warner Special Products # OPCD-1823
Released 1998

Bill appears on previously released two tracks:

6/ Vino Vecchio - Ginger Baker Trio (from Falling Off the Roof)

7/ Ballroom - Bill Frisell (from Gone, Just a Train)
Magazine ad
Bill Frisell
Gone, Just Like a Train
Nonesuch PRCD 8321P
Produced by Lee Townsend
Recorded at O'Henry Sound Studios Burbank CA
Released 1998

This is an advance promotional copy of Bill Frisells 1998 release
Gone, Just Like a Train
Marc Johnson
Selections from The Sound of Summer Running
Verve SACVER54 (CT)
Produced by: Lee Townsend
Recorded: at Avatar Studios, NYC
Released February 1998

This is a Cassette only promotional release.

1/ Faith in You
2/ Ghost Town
3/ Summer Running

Marc Johnson (bass), Bill Frisell (electric and acoustic guitars), Pat Metheny (electric and acoustic guitars, 42-string pikasso guitar), Joey Baron (drums, tambourine).
Cassette Cover Backside