2002 Jude Johnstone – Coming Of Age

Coming Of Age is the debut album by Jude Johnstone, released in 2002.

Jude Johnstone is an American singer-songwriter. Her songs have been covered by Laura Branigan, Trisha Yearwood, Emmylou Harris, Bonnie Raitt, Bette Midler, Johnny Cash, Stevie Nicks, Mary Black and others. Johnstone wrote the #1 song “The Woman Before Me” on Yearwood’s debut CD, which also won an award from Broadcast Music Incorporated. In 1997, Johnny Cash won the Country Album of the Year Grammy for American II Unchained (Johnny Cash album) for which Johnstone wrote the title track. BoJak Records was created by her manager Bob Burton in 2002 to release her debut CD Coming of Age followed by the 2005 release of “On a Good Day,” and in 2007 “Blue Light,” 2008 “mr.sun,” 2011 “Quiet Girl”, 2013 “Shatter,” and in 2016, “A Woman’s Work.” She lives in Nashville, Tennessee.

Tracks

1  Cry Wolf (Jude Johnstone) 4:16
2  Coming Of Age Feat (Jude Johnstone) 5:05
3  Wounded Heart (Jude Johnstone) 5:00
4  Not Long For This World (Jude Johnstone) 3:17
5  Hearts In Armor (Jude Johnstone) 5:07
6  Doesn’t Anybody Know But Me (Jude Johnstone) 2:59
7  Unchained (Jude Johnstone) 4:10
8  The Nightingale (Jude Johnstone) 4:17
9  The Water’s Edge (Jude Johnstone) 4:24
10  Let’s Leave It Open (Jude Johnstone) 3:49
11  When Someone Speaks Your Name (Jude Johnstone) 3:37

Media

Musicians

1 Cry Wolf

BassDave Pomeroy
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarGeorge Marinelli
Acoustic GuitarBiff Watson
KeyboardsJohn Hobbs
ViolaMary Ramsey
ViolinSal Garza
VocalsJude Johnstone


2 Coming Of Age

BassDave Pomeroy
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarGeorge Marinelli
Acoustic GuitarBiff Watson
Fender RhodesJohn Hobbs
PianoJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsValerie Carter
VocalsJude Johnstone


3 Wounded Heart

CelloJohn Catchings
OrganJohn Hobbs
PianoJude Johnstone
SynthesizerJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsJackson Browne
VocalsJude Johnstone


4 Not Long For This World

BassDave Pomeroy
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarGeorge Marinelli
Acoustic GuitarBiff Watson
OrganJohn Hobbs
PianoJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsCharles Duncan
Background VocalsJill Knight
Background VocalsJoseph Jenkins
Background VocalsTrisha Yearwood
Background VocalsValerie Carter
VocalsJude Johnstone


5 Hearts In Armor

BassKevin McCormick
DrumsMauricio Lewak
DobroCharles Duncan
KeyboardsJude Johnstone
AccordionCharles Duncan
ViolinDavid Mansfield
VocalsJude Johnstone


6 Doesn’t Anybody Know But Me

BassDave Pomeroy
DrumsShannon Forrest
Acoustic GuitarBiff Watson
Background VocalsBonnie Raitt
OrganJohn Hobbs
PianoJohn Hobbs
VocalsJude Johnstone


7 Unchained

BassKevin McCormick
DrumsMauricio Lewak
GuitarCharles Duncan
Slide GuitarBonnie Raitt
OrganJohn Hobbs
PianoJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsBonnie Raitt
VocalsJude Johnstone


8 The Nightingale

BassKevin McCormick
DrumsMauricio Lewak
PianoJude Johnstone
AccordionJohn Hobbs
CelloJohn Catchings
ViolaKristin Wilkinson
ViolinDavid Davidson
VocalsJude Johnstone


9 The Water’s Edge

BassDave Pomeroy
GuitarCharles Duncan
KeyboardsJude Johnstone
ProgrammingCharles Duncan
PercussionSam Bacco
Background VocalsGarth Fundis
VocalsJude Johnstone


10 Let’s Leave It Open

BassDave Pomeroy
DrumsShannon Forrest
Acoustic GuitarBiff Watson
MandolinJohn Willis
OrganJohn Hobbs
PianoJohn Hobbs
Background VocalsJackson Browne
VocalsJude Johnstone


11 When Someone Speaks Your Name

PianoJude Johnstone
CelloJohn Catchings
HarpMary Alice Hoepfinger
ViolaKristin Wilkinson
ViolinDavid Davidson
VocalsJude Johnstone

Liner Notes

Producer – Garth Fundis (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11)
Producer – Jude Johnstone (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11)
Producer – Charles Duncan, Jude Johnstone (Tracks 1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9)