1989 Marty Stuart – Hillbilly Rock

Hillbilly Rock is the fourth studio album by American country music artist, Marty Stuart. It was released in October 1989 by MCA Nashville. It peaked at #19 on the Top Country Albums chart but failed to chart on the Canadian charts. It was certified Gold in both countries. The songs, “Cry! Cry! Cry!”, “Don’t Leave Her Lonely Too Long”, “Hillbilly Rock”, and “Western Girls” were released as singles.

Tracks

1  Hillbilly Rock (Paul Kennerley) 2:38
2  Western Girls (Paul Kennerley; Marty Stuart) 3:38
3  Don’t Leave Her Lonely Too Long (Marty Stuart; Kostas) 3:22
4  The Coal Mine Blues (Marty Stuart) 3:05
5  The Wild One (Tillman Franks; Merle Kilgore) 2:41
6  Me And Billy The Kid (Joe Ely) 3:56
7  Cry Cry Cry (Johnny Cash) 2:20
8  When The Sun Goes Down (Marty Stuart; Mark Collie) 2:42
9  Easy To Love (Hard To Hold) (Marty Stuart; Paul Kennerley) 2:53
10  Since I Don’t Have You (Marty Stuart; Mark Collie) 5:31

Media

Musicians

Bass Leland Sklar
Bass Richard Bennett
Drums Billy Thomas
Guitar Richard Bennett
Guitar Marty Stuart
Pedal Steel Guitar Ralph Mooney
Mandolin Marty Stuart
Piano Glen Hardin
Background Vocals Billy Thomas
Background Vocals Harry Stinson
Background Vocals Kostas
Background Vocals Paul Kennerley
Vocals Marty Stuart

Liner Notes

Producer – Richard Bennett, Tony Brown
Arranged By – Marty Stuart, Richard Bennett
Coordinator – Jessie Noble
Engineer (Second) – Dave Boyer, Mark Coddington, Marty Williams
Mastered By – Glenn Meadows
Mixed By – Chuck Ainlay
Recorded By (Overdubs) – Chuck Ainlay, Mark Coddington

Art Direction – Virginia Team
Design – Jerry Joyner
Photography By – Alan Messer

Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Manufactured For – MCA Records, Inc.
Made By – PDO, USA
Recorded At – Stage Sound Studio
Overdubbed At – Stage Sound Studio
Mastered At – Masterfonics