The French Hotel Cafe CD -- Marc Silber and Tom Bruce

This CD is dedicated to the workers at the French Hotel Cafe, Berkeley, California, USA

Master for track 1 recorded at The Art House, Berkeley, CA (
Masters for tracks 2-4 recorded at Strings, Emeryville, CA (
Track 5 recorded from Radio Free Berkeley, 2001.
Track 6 recorded at Grizzly Peak Studios, Berkeley, CA
Track 1 is original for this compilation.  Others can be found on existing CDs by the artists.

Recorded and engineered by Tom Bruce (
Cover drawing by Chris Peterson (
Photographs by Marc S. Silber (
Copyright © Tom Bruce and Marc Silber, 2011-2014

You may download this CD for free!  The zip files contain the mp3s, cover art, and assembly instructions.

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1. The French Hotel Cafe

     © Marc Silber, 2008 (4:20)     Lyrics
      With Michael Hubbert (clarinet)

2. Coffee Blues

     © Marc Silber, 1968 (3:14)     Lyrics
      With Jody Stecher (mandolin), Suzy Thompson (violin)

3. Breakfast At The French Hotel

     © Tom Bruce, 1998 (4:33)      Lyrics
      With Rod Glaubman (bass), Marc Silber (guitar)

4. Going To Mexico

     © Marc Silber, 2005 (5:11)     Lyrics
      With Rod Glaubman (bass), Michael Hubbert (cuatro)

5. Berkeley Blues

     © Marc Silber, 1995 (4:03)     Lyrics

6. Larry

     © Tom Bruce and Stacy Dulan, 2014 (3:30)     Lyrics

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