Lookout For Hope

Bill Frisell - electric and acoustic guitars, banjo
Hank Roberts - cello, voice
Kermit Driscoll - bass
Joey Baron - drums

produced by Lee Townsend

engineer: James Farber

ECM Records 1988, then reissued in 2008 in a thin digipak case.


Song List:

  1. Lookout for Hope

  2. Little Brother Bobby

  3. Hang Dog

  4. Remedios the Beauty

  5. Lonesome

  6. Melody for Jack

  7. Hackensack

  8. Little Bigger

  9. The Animal Race

  10. Alien Prints

All compositions by Bill Frisell except Hackensack by Thelonious Monk.


"The fullest showing of Frisell's ability to date, especially his compositional range"
- High Fidelity

"Lookout For Hope offers one of the most hopeful signs that contemporary jazz can evolve with dignity, wit and charm."
- The Chicago Tribune