2006 Bernard Fowler – Friends With Privileges

Fowler, Bernard 2006Friends With Privileges is an album by Bernard Fowler, released in 2006

Bernard Fowler (born January 2, 1959) is an American musician. He has provided backing vocals for The Rolling Stones since 1988 and is featured on their studio recordings and live tours and has been a featured guest vocalist on the majority of solo albums released by the members of that band. He has also been a regular featured singer on other musicians’ recordings and tours. He has released two solo albums. Fowler has toured and recorded with the bands Tackhead and Bad Dog and occasionally with Nicklebag and Little Axe.


1  Get Away (Bernard Fowler; Doug Wimbish) 03:54
2  Pop That Thang (O’Kelly Isley; Ronald Isley; Rudolph Isley) 03:39
3  Cinnamon Girl (Neil Young) 04:02
4  Your Future (Bernard Fowler; Stevie Salas) 03:36
5  I Go to Pieces (Waddy Wachtel) 03:50
6  Broken Man (Bernard Fowler; Doug Wimbish) 02:42
7  Trance (Bernard Fowler; Doug Wimbish) 05:15
8  New York Time (Bernard Fowler; Steve Lukather; Phil Soussan) 05:15
9  Wild Horses (Mick Jagger; Keith Richards) 05:22
10  Small (Steve Salas) 03:09
11  You Know What I Mean (Bernard Fowler; Darryl Jones) 03:52
12  Never Met a Girl (Bernard Fowler; Waddy Wachtel) 05:21



1 Get Away

BassDoug Wimbish
DrumsWil Calhoun
GuitarRon Wood
GuitarStevie Salas

2 Pop That Thang

BassCarmine Rojas
DrumsDave Abbruzzese
GuitarCat Dyson
GuitarDanny Saber
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
GuitarJimmy Ripp
Background VocalsStacy Neville
Background VocalsIvan Neville

3 Cinnamon Girl

BassCarmine Rojas
BassLige Curry
DrumsBrian Tichy
GuitarStevie Salas
PercussionJoshua Eagan
Background VocalsBrandie Jones
Background VocalsNatisse Bambi Jones

4 Your Future

BassBrian Tichy
DrumsBrian Tichy
GuitarStevie Salas

5 I Go to Pieces

BassCarmine Rojas
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
PercussionLeon Mobley
Background VocalsLisa Fisher

6 Broken Man

BassDoug Wimbish
Background VocalsLisa Fisher

7 Trance

BassShaun Soloman
DrumsAlvino Bennets
GuitarReggie Boyd
KeyboardsIvan Neville

8 New York Time

BassPhil Soussan
DrumsSimon Phillips
Guitar (solo)Brent Woods
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsSteve Lukather
PercussionJoshua Eagan
VocalsBernard Fowler

9 Wild Horses

BassAngus Thomas
DrumsAlvino Bennets
GuitarSteve Boinken
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
GuitarJason Sinee
KeyboardsIvan Neville
PercussionJoshua Eagan
Background VocalsJason Sinee
Background VocalsStacy Plunck
Background VocalsIvan Neville
Background VocalsSandy Martin

10 Small

BassCarmine Rojas
DrumsBrian Tichy
GuitarStevie Salas
GuitarBrent Woods
KeyboardsDave Judy

11 You Know What I Mean

BassDarryl Jones
DrumsPhil Jones
GuitarDarryl Jones
GuitarRon Wood
GuitarWaddy Wachtel

12 Never Met A Girl

BassWaddy Wachtel
Drums (programming)Waddy Wachtel
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
KeyboardsWaddy Wachtel

Liner Notes

Producer – Bernard Fowler
Producer (Associate) – John Wooler, Lee Bench
Engineer (Additional) – Brandon Murrel, John Silas Cranfield, Ken Eisennegal
Mastered By – Aaron Reiff, Sam Madill
Mixed By – Lee Bench, Martin Prandler, Richard Bosworth

Art Direction, Design – Jim Pezzullo, Barry Robinson
Artwork Coordination – Dana Pennington
Cover Art – Tomer Hanuka
Photography – David Beeler

Recorded At The Steakhouse Studio
Recorded Rick & Lee Bench
Recorded The Mint
Recorded Bay Seven
Recorded Bad ass Poochie Miami
Recorded Smartso Digital
Recorded Sandy Mount House
Recorded Sparks
Recorded Le Home
Recorded Blue Cat
Recorded On U Sound
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