word meaning "inn
") is an album by Chris Rea
, released in 1991. The album as well as the title song was mostly notable for the association of the Caterham Super Seven
that he owned, in which he called it the "Blue Seven". That car appeared on the album cover, illustrated in oil
by renowned motoring artist Alan Fearnley
. The album makes several reference to the car over several tracks, as well on the video of the title song and its cover illustration was used for its adverts. In 2005, Rea sold his car in an auction. Auberge
was a #1 album in the UK in 1991.
All songs by Chris Rea
- "Gone Fishing"
- "You're Not A Number"
- "Set Me Free"
- "Red Shoes"
- "Sing A Song Of Love To Me"
- "Every Second Counts"
- "Looking For The Summer"
- "And You My Love"
- "The Mention Of Your Name"
Some CD issues also contain the otherwise non-LP single "Winter Song".
- Chris Rea - guitar, slide guitar, classical guitar, Hammond organ, harmonica
- Anthony Dreman - guitar, dobro
- Robert Ahwai - bass
- Max Middleton - piano, string arrangements
- Tim Sanders - tenor sax
- Simon Clarke - alto sax, baritone sax
- J. Neil Sidwell - trombone
- Rick Taylor - trombone
- Roddy Lorimer - trumpet, flugelhorn
- Paul Spong - trumpet, flugelhorn
- Nick Hitchens - tuba
- Martin Ditcham - percussion, drums
- Carol Kenyon - backing vocals
- Linda Taylor - backing vocals
- Gavyn Wright - director
- The Kick Horns - horn arrangements
- Jon Kelly - producer
- John Mackswith - engineer
- Justin Shirley-Smith - engineer
- Willie Grimston - production coordination
- Alan Fearnley - paintings