Stay Right Here is a collection of songs inspired by Stax, Atlantic Records of the 60s and 70s. Use of string arrangements, three part harmony call and answer vocals ala The Sweet Inspirations, Wurlitzer and guitar licks weave the seam of the music. ]
‘Stay Right Here’ boasts Eric Johnson’s engineer, Kelly Donnelly behind the board on lead vocals, mixing and mastering. Johnny Radelat of Gary Clark Jr. appears on drums on the CD except for tracks 5 & 8. Nick Connolly of Delbert McClinton adds Wurlitzer and piano on tracks 1, 3, and 5.
The making of this album hit some bumps in the road after many losses of loved ones and band mates. Many people contributed, and donated their time to make it happen. Thank you for your patience and encouragement! Sweet Thang thank you for your continuous enthusiasm, love and support! LeAnn Mueller thank you so much for your generosity and Ali Clem! Thank you good friends who threw dinners, and backyard parties and all who attended!
Guest artist include Johnny Radelat on drums of Gary Clark Jr. (except tracks 5 & 8)
Nick Connolly of Delbert McClinton on Wurly and piano (on tracks 1,3 &5)
Lead vocals, mixed and mastered by: Kelly Donnelly (Eric Johnson's lead engineer), Studio Plush. Austin, TX.
With much love!!
released 15 October 2012
All songs and lyrics written by: Lisa Marshall
Track 4 arranged by L. Marshall, R. Scanlon, M. Harsh, J. Radelat
Lisa Marshall- Lead Vocals, Electric and Acoustic Guitars, Keys, Percussion, Strings and Horns arrangements, backing vocal arrangement.
Mary Harsh- Bass
Russell Scanlon- Electric guitar (tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8)
Johnny Radelat- Drums (except 5, 8)
John Duran- Drums (track, 5, 8)
Srappy Jud Newcomb- Lead guitar (track 6)
Nathan Basinger- Wurlitzer (tracks 3, 7) B3 (tracks 3, 4, 8)
Joe Morales- Horns (track 3)
Nick Connolly- Wurlitzer (track 1, 5 ) Piano (track 3)
Mark Kazanoff- Horns (track 5)
Champagne Holiday- Backing Vocals
Florance May Cabernet- Backing Vocals
Beri Merlot- Backing Vocals
J. Stan- Backing Vocals
Lead vocals, mixed and mastered by: Kelly Donnelly, Studio Plush. Austin, TX.