Archive for recovery songs

Patrick Haggerson


A “Three Cups of Coffee and the Truth Interview” with Patrick Haggerson, musician and Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor.  (Running Time: 15 min. 59 sec.)

Patrick uses music in his work in the field of recovery for meditation, exploring feelings, inspiration and joy. He has been playing music and using it as an expression of recovery for over twenty-one years.  He has two CDs available on Sunlight of the Spirit Music's website.

Desert Spirit – Peaceful Sounds For Meditation uses a unique blend of acoustic guitar, Native American flute, and Inca pan flute to express peaceful, relaxing melodies, which flow like a soft desert breeze.  The songs on (Recovery Spirit)2 are offered as musical expressions which explore and celebrate the changes experienced in the working of each of the 12 steps.

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Andrew Jerome Pace "Out Of Darkness Into Light"


(Running Time: 16 min. 53 sec.)

Andrew Jerome Pace is best known for his work as the drummer “Babe” Pace for C&C Music Factory, the 1990's sensation that gave us the hit song, “Gonna Make You Sweat / Everybody Dance Now,” which went multi-platinum and sold over 8 million copies.

Andy Pace, a Certified Addictions Counselor, set out to create a type of music that would allow addicts and alcoholics in recovery to experience a healthy message that is progressive and powerful, resulting in Out of Darkness Into Light.

This Urban / R&B CD is self-help with bittersweet lyrics in spoken word, that reminds us of the pain of drug and alcohol addiction and the joy of recovery.
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Lee Domann


A “Three Cups of Coffee and the Truth Interview” with Lee Domann and music from his CD, Songs For Ebby T. (Running Time: 36 min. 27 sec.)

Lee Domann, an award-winning songwriter, has songs recorded by a variety of artists including Kathy Mattea, The Bishops, and Riders In the Sky. Lee's style is reminiscent of Garrison Keillor, of NPR's The Prairie Home Companion. His music will make you laugh, cry, cheer, remember, and know.

The message in these 10 songs will be familiar to many persons within the rich variety of 12-Step programs currently available.
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Jim W.


A “Three Cups of Coffee and the Truth Interview” with Jim W. and music from his CD, One Man's Walk. (Running Time: 24 min. 13 sec.)

Jim W.’s journey out of his own personal hell and into a community of recovery has become the substance of “One Man's Walk,” 12 songs chronicling the amazing changes the Twelve Step Recovery Program has brought into his life.

Each song is dedicated to one of the twelve steps. Exploring the simple spiritual tools that have helped Jim and countless others to break the chains of addiction, these songs – these stories, shed light on one man's walk – out of despair.

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Mary Lyn B.


A “Three Cups of Coffee and the Truth Interview” with Mary Lyn B.  and music from her CD, Twelve Songs (Running Time: 28 min. 46 sec.)

Twelve Songs is a compilation of songs that have been inspired through the 12 steps of recovery. Each song uniquely relates to a corresponding step. Mary Lyn's journey of recovery is reflected in songs that will bring strength and encouragement to anyone at any stage of recovery. Mary Lyn has performed at recovery festivals, conventions, and private fundraising events across the United States.

Sponsored by: Sunlight of the Spirit Music