Over the last several years I have been writing songs - now in a new collection "THE RAINER GROSS SONG BOOK VOL.1"

With gererous contributions by gifted musicians and recording engeneers we were able to put it all together on a CD and digital downloads.

The Rainer Gross Song Book Vol.1   

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Musical Production: Rainer Gross – Pedro Rodriguez

Recorded and mixed at Hobo studio in Weehawken NJ, Nov 2014 - May 2016:

Engineers: James Frazee, Stewart Lerman, Sean Kelly

Final Mix: Rainer Gross, Pedro Rodriguez, James Frazee

Mastering: Dominick Maita

Rainer Gross:  lyrics/music, lead vocal and backup vocals

“Die Herbstblädder: Jacques Prévert: French lyrics, Joseph Kosma: music 

                                    Rainer Gross: Kölsch lyrics, lead vocal

Pedro Rodriguez: Arrangements, musical director, all guitars, ukulele, whistling, backup vocals

Rusty Holloway: Acoustic and electric basses (four and six string bass), voice on “Eat my Dust”

David Silliman: Drums and percussion, voice on “Eat my Dust”

Sergio Valenzuela: Piano and keyboard, harmonium, glockenspiel

Lukas Pfeil: Tenor Saxophone on “Clean House”, “Christian Song” and “Die Herbsblädder”

Cover Art: Rainer Gross

Design: Sergio Valenzuela with Rainer Gross