1989 Fernando Saunders – Cashmere Dreams

Cashmere Dreams is the first solo album by bassist Fernando Saunders, released in 1989.

Fernando Saunders  is a musician, performer, vocalist and bass player from Detroit, Michigan. He is perhaps best known for his long partnership with singer Lou Reed, intermittently from the early 1980s to at least 2008.

Fernando Saunders has performed all around the world with music legends such as Marianne Faithfull, Joan Baez, Slash, Tori Amos, Jimmy Page, John McLaughlin, Luciano Pavarotti and Jeff Beck. He is also a long-time collaborator with Lou Reed and Kip Hanrahan.

Tracks

1  The Stallion (JT Lewis, Fernando Saunders) 4:40
2  I Keep On Walkin’ (Fernando Saunders) 5:00
3  Opposites Atrract (Fernando Saunders) 4:22
4  Hook In My Heart (Fernando Saunders) 4:55
5  Please Tell Me (Fernando Saunders) 4:49
6  Love Is Blind (Victor Anthony, Steve Porcaro) 4:55
7  Katalin (Fernando Saunders) 5:46
8  I Can’t Let Go (Fernando Saunders) 4:20
9  Indecision (Fernando Saunders) 5:28
10  Let’s Talk About It (Steve Porcaro, Fernando Saunders) 3:51

Media

Musicians

1 The Stallion

BassFernando Saunders
Drums (programming)Fernando Saunders
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerAlan Smallwood
PianoGrayson Hugh
Background VocalsGrayson Hugh


2 I Keep On Walkin’

BassFernando Saunders
Drums (programming)Fernando Saunders
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerGrayson Hugh
PercussionSammy Merendino
SaxRick Bell


3 Opposites Atrract

BassFernando Saunders
DrumsJT Lewis
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerFernando Saunders
SynthesizerJeff Bova
SynthesizerGrayson Hugh
Background VocalsLeander Saunders


4 Hook In My Heart

BassFernando Saunders
Drums (programming)Fernando Saunders
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerAlan Smallwood


5 Please Tell Me

BassFernando Saunders
DrumsJT Lewis
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerJeff Bova


6 Love Is Blind

DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarSteve Lukather
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerSteve Porcaro
Background VocalsJoseph Anthony


7 Katalin

BassFernando Saunders
DrumsMyron Grombacher
GuitarFernando Saunders
PianoAlan Smallwood
SynthesizerAlan Smallwood
SaxRick Bell
PercussionMike Blair


8 I Can’t Let Go

BassFernando Saunders
Drums (programming)Fernando Saunders
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerAlan Smallwood
PercussionJT Lewis


9 Indecision

BassFernando Saunders
Drums (programming)Fernando Saunders
GuitarFernando Saunders
SynthesizerAlan Smallwood


10 Let’s Talk About It

BassFernando Saunders
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarSteve Lukather
SynthesizerSteve Porcaro

Liner Notes

Producer – Fernando Saunders (Track 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9)
Producer – Steve Porcaro (Tracks 6, 10)
Producer (Executive) – Terry Powell