1985 Chet Atkins – Stay Tuned

Stay Tuned is an album by Chet Atkins on his new label Columbia after recording for RCA since the 50’s. Chester’s guests include Larry Carlton, George Benson, Mark Knopfler, Steve Lukather, Earl Klugh, Boots Randolph, David Hungate, Dean Parks and Mark O’Connor.
“Cosmic Square Dance” won the 1985 Grammy for Best Country Instrumental Performance.

Tracks

1  Sunrise (George Benson, Randy Goodrum) 4:09
2  Please Stay Tuned (Chet Atkins, Paul Yandell) 4:05
3  Quiet Eyes (Leon Russell) 3:34
4  A Mouse In The House (Wayne Moss) 3:55
5  Some Leather And Lace (Chet Atkins, Paul Yandell) 3:59
6  The Cricket Ballet (Darryl Dybka) 3:32
7  Cosmic Square Dance (Chet Atkins, Mark Knopfler, Paul Yandell) 4:15
8  The Boot And The Stone (Darryl Dybka) 3:59
9  Tap Room () 4:11
10  If I Should Lose You (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger) 1:33

Media

Musicians

1 Sunrise

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
GuitarChet Atkins
GuitarGeorge Benson
KeyboardsRandy Goodrum
PercussionTerry McMillan


2 Please Stay Tuned

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarChet Atkins
GuitarSteve Lukather
Fender RhodesClayton Ivey
SynthesizerShane Keister
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


3 Quiet Eyes

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMark Hammond
Guitar (solo)Chet Atkins
Guitar (solo)Larry Carlton
Guitar (solo)Millard Greeb
GuitarPaul Yandell
Fender RhodesClayton Ivey
SynthesizerShane Keister
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


4 A Mouse In The House

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
Guitar (solo)Chet Atkins
Guitar (solo)Larry Carlton
SynthesizerRandy Goodrum
HornJim Horn
TrumpetDon Sheffield
PercussionTerry McMillan


5 Some Leather And Lace

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMark Hammond
GuitarChet Atkins
GuitarBrent Mason
GuitarMark Knopfler
SynthesizerClayton Ivey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


6 The Cricket Ballet

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMark Hammond
GuitarChet Atkins
GuitarEarl Klugh
Fender RhodesClayton Ivey
Fender RhodesDarryl Dybka
SynthesizerShane Keister
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


7 Cosmic Square Dance

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
GuitarChet Atkins
GuitarMark Knopfler
BanjoPaul Yandell
FiddleMark O’Conner
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


8 The Boot And The Stone

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarChet Atkins
GuitarDean Parks
SynthesizerDarryl Dybka
SaxBoots Randolph


9 Tap Room

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMark Hammond
GuitarChet Atkins
ViolinMark O’Conner
Fender RhodesClayton Ivey


10 If I Should Lose You

GuitarChet Atkins

Liner Notes

Producer – Chet Atkins, George Benson (Tracks 1, 4)
Producer – Chet Atkins David Hungate (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10)
Arranged By (Strings And Horns) – Bergen White
Engineer – Mike Poston

Art Direction – Virginia Team
Design – Jeff Morris

Recorded at Larry Carlton Studios, L.A., CA and CA Workshop, Nashville & Sound Shop Studios, Nashville.