1981 Sneaker – Sneaker

Sneaker is the debut album by the band Sneaker, released in 1981 on Handshake Records and Tapes.

Sneaker was a West Coast American rock band, active from 1973 to 1983. The band is best known for its Billboard Hot 100 Top 40 hit single, “More Than Just the Two of Us”, from its first album, Sneaker (1981). They also had a minor hit with “Don’t Let Me In”, a song written by Donald Fagen and Walter Becker from Steely Dan.

Tracks

1  Don’t Let Me In (Donald Fagen; Walter Becker) 4:13
2  More Than Just The Two Of Us (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 4:21
3  One By One (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 2:50
4  Jaymes (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 3:44
5  In Time (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 4:38
6  Get Up, Get Out (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 3:32
7  Looking For Someone Like You (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 4:01
8  Millionaire (Michael Carey Schneider; Mitch Crane) 4:22
9  No More Lonely Days (Jim King; Mitch Crane) 5:11

Media

Musicians

BassMichael Cottage
DrumsMike Hughes
GuitarTim Torrance
GuitarMitch Crane
KeyboardsJim King
KeyboardsMichael Carey Schneider
SynthesizerJim King
VibraphoneJim King
Background VocalsMichael Cottage
Background VocalsMike Hughes
VocalsMitch Crane
KeyboardsMichael Carey Schneider

Other Musicians

3 One By One

SaxDavid Woodford


4 Jaymes

BassJohnny Raymond
DrumsEd Greene
ClavinetDavid Foster
SaxLon Price
PercussionBob LaKind


9 No More Lonely Days

PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsCleopatra Kennedy
Background VocalsPaulette Brown
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews

Liner Notes

Producer – Jeff Baxter
Arranged By (Strings & Horns) – Jimmie Haskell
Engineer – Larold Rebhun
Engineer (Additional) – Al Schmitt, Wayne Neuendorf, Jeff Baxter
Engineer (Assistant) – Clif Jones, John Hanlon, Karen Siegel, Krohn McHenry, Sheridan Eldridge
Mastered By – Stephen Marcussen

Design – Art Hotel, Tommy Steele
Illustration – Susan McDonnell
Photography By – Sam Emerson

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Handshake Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Handshake Records, Inc.
Manufactured By – Handshake Records, Inc.
Recorded At – The Village Recorder
Recorded At – Cherokee Studios
Mastered At – Precision Lacquer
Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria