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War Crime Blues

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Released  March 20, 2004
Length  33:23
Release date  20 March 2004
Label  Rubber Records
Recorded  2003
Artist  Chris Whitley
Producer  Chris Whitley
Genre  Rock music
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War Crime Blues (2004)  Soft Dangerous Shores (2005)
Similar  Chris Whitley albums, Rock music albums

War Crime Blues is the eleventh album by singer-songwriter and guitarist, Chris Whitley. It is his ninth studio album.


It was produced by Whitley. The album was recorded by Edgar M. Röthig at Helicopter Studio in Dresden, Germany.

Additional recording was done by Susann Bürger under Albert Bridge in Dresden, Germany ("Invisible Day") and by Chris Whitley at the Nadaud Hotel in Paris, France ("The Call Up").

"Her Furious Angels" won Best Blues/R&B Song at the 4th Annual Independent Music Awards.

Track listing

All tracks written by Chris Whitley unless otherwise noted:

  1. "Made From Dirt" – 2:49
  2. "Her Furious Angels" – 2:53
  3. "Ghost Dance" – 3:49
  4. "War Crime Blues" – 2:39
  5. "Invisible Day" – 4:08
  6. "I Can't Stand It" (Lou Reed) – 2:51
  7. "White Rider" – 3:23
  8. "Dead Cowboy Song" – 2:43
  9. "The Call Up" (Topper Headon, Mick Jones, and Joe Strummer – The Clash) – 4:16
  10. "God Left Town" – 2:16
  11. "Nature Boy" (eden ahbez – Nat King Cole) – 1:29


  • Chris Whitley – vocals, guitar, and foot stomp
  • Songs

    1Made From Dirt2:50
    2Her Furious Angels2:53
    3Ghost Dance3:50


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