1994 John Wetton – Battle Lines

Voice Mail is the second solo album by the English rock musician John Wetton. Initially released on 17 June 1994 in Japan only, it was re-released internationally as Battle Lines with the same musical content but different artwork.

John Kenneth Wetton (12 June 1949 – 31 January 2017) was an English singer, bassist, and songwriter. He was born in Willington, Derbyshire, and grew up in Bournemouth, Dorset. He rose to fame with bands Mogul Thrash, Family, King Crimson, Roxy Music and Uriah Heep


1  Right Where I Wanted to Be (John Wetton; Bob Marlette) 4:54
2  Battle Lines (John Wetton; Bob Marlette; Bob Mitchell) 5:24
3  Jane (John Wetton; Jed Leiber; Simon Phillips) 4:18
4  Crime Of Passion (John Wetton; John Young) 4:42
5  Sand In My Hand (John Wetton; Bruce Turgon) 3:48
6  Sea Of Mercy (John Wetton; Bob Marlette; Bob Mitchell) 4:39
7  Hold Me Now (John Wetton; Bob Marlette) 5:58
8  Space And Time (John Wetton; Jim Peterik) 4:06
9  Walking On Air (John Wetton; Bob Marlette) 3:09
10  You’re Not The Only One (John Wetton; Bob Marlette) 4:59



BassJohn Wetton
DrumsSimon Phillips
DrumsMichael Cartellone
GuitarSteve Lukather
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarRobert Fripp
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wetton
KeyboardsBob Marlette
KeyboardsClaude Gaudette
KeyboardsJed Leiber
KeyboardsJohn Wetton
PianoRobbie Buchanan
SaxDave Boruff
VocalsJohn Wetton

Liner Notes

Producer – Ron Nevison
Engineer – Ron Nevison
Mastered By – Doug Sax
Mixed By – Chris Lord-Alge
Mixed By (Assistant) – Ben Wallach
Recorded By (Assistant) – Andy Udoff, Craig Brock

Cover – 96hundred design group
Photography By – Cat Gwynn

Recorded At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
Recorded At – Rumbo Recorders
Mixed At – Image Recording Studios
Mastered At – The Mastering Lab
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Magnetic Air Productions Inc.
Copyright (c) – Soundstyle Limited
Manufactured By – Magnetic Air Records Inc.