1989 Stephen Bishop – Bowling In Paris

Earl Stephen Bishop (born November 14, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter, actor, and guitarist. Stephen Bishop’s songs are represented by Downtown Music Publishing.

In 1989, he released his fifth album, called Bowling In Paris (mixed with the Sleeping With Girls sessions) with Phil Collins (co-producer and musician on some songs), Eric Clapton, Sting, Steve Lukather, Ronnie Caryl, Michael Omartian (producer and musician on several tracks), Mo Foster, Adrian Lee, and more. In 1987, the Norwegian swing/pop duo Bobbysocks! recorded “Walking on Air” (as “Walkin’ on Air”) on their LP Walkin’ on Air.

Tracks

1  Mr.Heartbreak (Stephen Bishop, Peter Rafelson) 3:49
2  Think I Know What Love Is (Stephen Bishop, Jeff Jones) 3:24
3  Kari (Stephen Bishop, Mark Spiro) 4:00
4  Sleeping With Girls (Stephen Bishop) 4:58
5  Parked Cars (Stephen Bishop) 4:45
6  Walking On Air (Stephen Bishop) 3:26
7  Innocent Lov (Stephen Bishop) 3:57
8  Tip Of The Iceberg (Stephen Bishop, Mark Spiro, Steve Kipner) 4:05
9  Love At A Distance (Stephen Bishop) 4:47
10  Love On The Outside (Bonus Track) (Stephen Bishop) 4:45
11  Hall Light (Stephen Bishop) 4:48

Media

Musicians

1 Mr.Heartbreak

Drums (programming)Michael Omartian
GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
Background VocalsDebby Boone
Background VocalsStacey Earle
Background VocalsSuzanne Christian


2 Think I Know What Love Is

Drums (programming)Michael Omartian
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
SynthesizerJeff Jones


3 Kari

Drums (programming)Michael Omartian
GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
Background VocalsMark Spiro
Background VocalsMichael Omartian


4 Sleeping With Girls

BassNathan East
BassJeff Jones
DrumsPhil Collins
GuitarStephen Bishop
HarpStephen Bishop
SitarStephen Bishop
KeyboardsPete Wingfield
Background VocalsBrenda Russell
Background VocalsRandy Crawford


5 Parked Cars

BassMo Foster
DrumsPhil Collins
KeyboardsAdrian Lee


6 Walking On Air

BassMo Foster
DrumsPhil Collins
KeyboardsAdrian Lee


7 Innocent Lov

BassJoe Chemay
DrumsJohn Keane
Guitar (solo)Steve Lukather
GuitarMatthew Downs
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
Background VocalsMichael Omartian


8 Tip Of The Iceberg

Drums (programming)Michael Omartian
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsMichael Omartian


9 Love At A Distance

BassMo Foster
DrumsPhil Collins
Guitar (solo)Steve Bolton
GuitarRonnie Caryl
KeyboardsAdrian Lee
Background VocalsPhil Collins

 

10 Love On The Outside (Bonus Track)

Drums (programming)Michael Omartian
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
SaxDavid Boruff


11 Hall Light

BassSting
DrumsPhil Collins
GuitarEric Clapton
Acoustic GuitarStephen Bishop
OrganMichael Omartian
PianoMichael Omartian
VocalsSting

Liner Notes

Producer – Gus Dudgeon (Tracks 4)
Producer – Hugh Padgham (Tracks 4, 6, 9)
Producer – Michael Omartian (Tracks 1 to 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11)
Producer – Nick Launay (Tracks 11)
Producer – Phil Collins (Tracks 4, 6, 9, 11)

Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
Made By – WEA Manufacturing Inc.
Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation