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Sub-Optimal Credits

Recorded by:

  • Gary Gand and Gregg Kincaid at Park West
  • Hank Neuberger and Rich Warren at WFMT Radio in Chicago
  • Dave Cline at Lee Hazen's Studio By the Pond in Hendersonville, TN
  • Garry Brandt at Alpha Studios, North Hollywood, California

Other:

  • Remixed by Gary Brandt at Alpha Studios
  • Assembly by Ruby Hill at Amigo Studios
  • Mastered by Bobby Hatta at Amigo Studios
  • Direction: Al Bunetta Management
  • Digital transfer and editing: John Acoca, JVC Disc
Annotation last modified on 2016-11-21 05:38 UTC.

Tracklist

CD-R 1
# Title Rating Length
1 If Jethro Were Here
2:29
2 Vegematic
3 3:00
3 Old Smoothies
4:15
4 Talk Backwards
2:34
5 How Much Tequila (Did I Drink Last Night?)
2:29
6 When My Rowboat Comes In
3:38
7 Souvenirs
3:34
8 Take Me Out to the Ballgame
2:34
9 A Dying Cub Fan's Last Request
6:03
10 California Promises
2:45
11 Watchin' Joey Glow
2:43
12 Grand Canyon Song
3:38

Credits

CD-R 1

acoustic guitar:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 2–12)
John Prine (track 7)
effects [static]:
Rick Chudacoff (track 11)
finger snaps:
Peter Bunetta (track 4)
Rick Chudacoff (track 4)
Arno Lucas (track 4)
mandolin:
Jethro Burns (track 8)
Marty Stuart (track 6)
drums:
Peter Bunetta (tracks 5, 10–11)
recorder:
Jim Rothermel (track 1)
slide guitar:
Rick N. Backer (track 5)
synthesizer [Yamaha DX7 synthesizer]:
Rick Chudacoff (track 5)
dobro:
Jerry Douglas (track 6)
bass:
Rick Chudacoff (tracks 5, 11)
Jimmy Tittle (track 6)
mandola:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 1, 5, 11)
electric guitar:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track 5)
percussion:
Peter Bunetta (track 11)
percussion [tape box with brushes]:
Peter Bunetta (track 4)
Rhodes piano [Fender Rhodes]:
Rick Chudacoff (track 10)
horn [horns]:
Jim Rothermel (track 4)
arranger:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track 8)
background vocals [harmony vocal]:
Bob Tangrea (track 5)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
Cheryl White (track 6)
Sharon White (track 6)
composer:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9–12)
John Prine (track 7)
Albert Von Tilzer (1908) (track 8)
lyricist:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 3, 6, 9–10, 12)
John Prine (track 7)
Sean Kelly (worked with National Lampoon) (track 11)
Jack Norworth (1908) (track 8)
producer:
Peter Bunetta (track 4)
Rick Chudacoff (track 4)
Dan Einstein (tracks 1–3, 5–12)
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 1–3, 5–12)
vocals:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 2–12)
John Prine (track 7)
writer:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 2, 4–5)
John Prine (track 5)
Shel Silverstein (track 2)
Mike Smith (Chicago, IL singer/songwriter Michael Peter Smith) (tracks 2, 4)
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
California Promises (track 10)
Grand Canyon Song (track 12)
Old Smoothies (track 3)
Souvenirs (track 7)
Talk Backwards (track 4)
Vegematic (track 2)
Watchin' Joey Glow (track 11)

Release

additional design/illustration: DZN, The Design Group
design/illustration: Mike Doud
editor: John Acoca
engineer: John Acoca
Rudy Hill
mastering: Bobby Hatta
photography: Jim Shea
remixer: Gary Brandt