Title: 'The man who stayed alive'
- a legacy solo album by Christy Dignam
Written & produced: Don Mescall


Quivvy Church, Cavan

Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin

Jealoustown Studio, Meath

Christy's home


Label: Taranis Music

Distribution: Sony Music



Imelda May

features on

'Song for Kathyrn'

Courtesy of Decca Records

Production Credits 

Producer: Don Mescall


Engineering :  Michele Busdraghi 


Additional vocal editing : John Leader, Stuart Gray, Aled Ifan


Pre production recording:  James Shannon, Michelle Busdraghi, Don Mescall, Olivia Keast

Main vocals: Christy Dignam


Drums and percussion: Tommy Harden
also, additional keys on
(trks 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,11)


Electric guitars: Jeff King (trks 2,3,4 & 5)

Additional electric guitars:
Troy Lancaster
(trks 6,7,8 & 11)
Jon Conley (trk 9)

Acoustic guitar, mandolin & bazouki:

Pat McGrath (trks 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,11)


Bass: Tim Marks (trks 6,7,8 & 11)

Additional bass: Alison Prestwood (trks 2 & 3)


Additional bass: Mark Hill (trks 4, 5 & 9)

Uilleann pipes, low whistle and Irish flute on 'Song for Kathryn': Stefan Hannigan


Backing vocals and arrangement: Don Mescall
(trks 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,11)

Additional backing vocals: Keira Dignam and Olivia Keast
(trk 9)


Mixing: Tommy Harden


Mastering: Doug Holmquist, 

Mastermind / Nashville