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    Tue, 13 Feb 2007 14:46:05

    Rufus Wainwright Set to "Release the Stars" - The unpredictable musician returns with his first record in three years.

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    On his official website, songwriter Rufus Wainwright reveals the details of his fifth album, Release the Stars, due out on May 15th (Geffen). This is the first self-produced record for the pop singer, with production assistance from Pet Shop Boys singer Neil Tennant, and features collaborations with Richard Thompson, Joan Wasser (of Antony and the Johnsons), and Welsh actress Siân Phillips.

    The tracklist is as follows:

    01 Do I Disappoint You
    02 Going to a Town
    03 Tiergarten
    04 Nobody's Off the Hook
    05 Between My Legs
    06 Rules and Regulations
    07 I'm Not Ready to Love
    08 Slideshow
    09 Tulsa
    10 Leaving for Paris
    11 Sanssouci
    12 Release the Stars

    Wainwright is the son of country-folk notable Loudon Wainwright III and brother to folk-pop singer Martha Wainwright. He will also make his live return at the Coachella Festival in April.

    --The ARTISTdirect Staff
    02.13.07



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