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A New Life (album)

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Released  February 1974
Length  42:39
Release date  February 1974
Label  Ramblin' Records
Recorded  1973
Artist  The Marshall Tucker Band
Producer  Paul Hornsby
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A New Life (1974)  Where We All Belong (1974)
Genres  Southern rock, Country rock, Blues rock, Jazz fusion
Similar  Long Hard Ride, Searchin' for a Rainbow, Together Forever, Where We All Belong, Running Like the Wind

A new life the marshall tucker band 1974

A New Life is the second album by The Marshall Tucker Band. It was recorded in Macon, Georgia at Capricorn Studios. Guest musicians include Charlie Daniels and Jaimoe from The Allman Brothers Band.


The group uses a mellotron on "You Ain't Foolin' Me" and "24 Hours At A Time". The mellotron was primarily used by progressive rock acts like The Moody Blues, King Crimson and Genesis.

Track listing

All songs written by Toy Caldwell.

  1. "A New Life" - 6:44
  2. "Southern Woman" - 7:55
  3. "Blue Ridge Mountain Sky" - 3:37
  4. "Too Stubborn" - 3:58
  5. "Another Cruel Love" - 3:58
  6. "You Ain't Foolin' Me" - 7:03
  7. "24 Hours at a Time" - 5:04
  8. "Fly Eagle Fly" - 4:25

(Shout Factory! 2004 remaster)

  1. "Another Cruel Love" (Live at Uhlein Hall, Milwaukee, WI, July 11, 1974) - 4:23


  • Doug Gray - lead vocals, guitar, percussion
  • Toy Caldwell - guitar, steel guitar, slide guitar, lead vocals on "Blue Ridge Mountain Sky" and "Fly Eagle Fly"
  • Tommy Caldwell - bass guitar, background vocals
  • George McCorkle - guitar, banjo
  • Paul Riddle - drums
  • Jerry Eubanks - flute, saxophone, keyboards, background vocals
  • Paul Hornsby - keyboards
  • Charlie Daniels - fiddle
  • Jaimoe - conga, conductor
  • Earl Ford - horn
  • Oscar Jackson - horn
  • Todd Logan - horn
  • Harold Williams - horn
  • Production

  • Producer: Paul Hornsby
  • Recording engineers: Sam Whiteside, Paul Hornsby
  • Mastering engineer: George Marino
  • Art direction: Wondergraphics, David and Jimmy Holmes
  • Photography: Unknown
  • Liner notes: Unknown
  • Songs

    1A New Life6:45
    2Southern Woman7:55
    3Blue Ridge Mountain Sky3:38


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