1989 David Crosby – Oh Yes I Can

Oh Yes I Can is the second solo album by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young member David Crosby. It was released in 1989 (see 1989 in music), 18 years on from his previous solo release If I Could Only Remember My Name. “Drive My Car”, which was released as a single from this album, was originally written for Crosby’s unfinished 1979 solo record.

Tracks

1  Drive My Car (David Crosby) 3:37
2  Melody (Craig Doerge, David Crosby) 4:08
3  Monkey And The Underdog (Craig Doerge, David Crosby) 4:23
4  In The Wide Ruin (Craig Doerge, David Crosby) 4:47
5  Tracks In The Dust (David Crosby) 4:51
6  Drop Down Mama (David Crosby) 3:07
7  Lady Of The Harbor (Craig Doerge, David Crosby) 3:22
8  Distances (David Crosby) 3:37
9  Flying Man (Craig Doerge, David Crosby) 3:28
10  Oh Yes I Can (David Crosby) 5:11
11  My Country ‘Tis Of Thee (Samuel Francis Smith) 1:55

Media

Musicians

1 Drive My Car

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsJoe Vitale
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
Slide GuitarDavid Lindley
SynthesizerCraige Doerge


2 Melody

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarSteve Lukather
PianoCraige Doerge
SynthesizerKim Bullard
PercussionJoe Lala


3 Monkey And The Underdog

BassGeorge Perry
DrumsJoe Vitale
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
OrganJoe Vitale
PianoMike Finnigan
PianoCraige Doerge
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
SaxKim Hutchcroft
HornLarry Williams


4 In The Wide Ruin

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarSteve Lukather
PianoCraige Doerge
SynthesizerKim Bullard
Background VocalsJackson Browne


5 Tracks In The Dust

GuitarMichael Hedges
GuitarDavid Crosby
Background VocalsGraham Nash
Background VocalsMichael Hedges


6 Drop Down Mama

BassTim Drummond
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDavid Crosby
Slide GuitarDan Dugmore
OrganMike Finnigan
PianoCraige Doerge


7 Lady Of The Harbor

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsCraige Doerge
PercussionRuss Kunkel
Background VocalsBonnie Raitt


8 Distances

BassGeorge Perry
DrumsJoe Vitale
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarDavid Crosby
PianoGraham Nash
PianoKenny Kirkland
PercussionJoe Lala


9 Flying Man

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarLarry Carlton
KeyboardsCraige Doerge
PercussionJoe Lala


10 Oh Yes I Can

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
KeyboardsCraige Doerge
SynthesizerJoe Vitale
SynthesizerKim Bullard
Background VocalsJames Taylor


11 My Country ‘Tis Of Thee

BassLeland Sklar
GuitarMichael Hedges
Background VocalsGraham Nash
Background VocalsJohn David Souther

Liner Notes

Producer – Craig Doerge, Stanley Johnston (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11)
Producer – David Crosby, Howard Albert, Ron Albert (track 8)
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig, Mike Reese
Mixed By – Niko Bolas (Track 1)
Recorded By – Steve Gursky (Track 8)

Art Direction (Art Production), Design – Caroline Balog
Art Direction, Design – Gary Burden
Photography By (Back Cover) – Henry Diltz
Photography By (Front Cover) – Jay Parti
Photography By (Inner Sleeve) – Aaron Rapoport

Mastered At – A&M Mastering Studios
Mastered At – Masterdisk
Mastered At – Sheffield Lab Matrix
Pressed By – Electrosound Group Midwest, Inc.
Recorded At – Devonshire Studios
Recorded At – A&M Studios
Recorded At – Criteria Recording Studios
Recorded At – Cherokee Studios
Mixed At – Cherokee Studios