1975 Juice Newton – Juice Newton & Silver Spur

Juice Newton & Silver Spur is the debut album by country-rock singer Juice Newton, credited as Juice Newton & Silver Spur. The album contains Newton’s first charting single, “Love Is a Word,” and the original version of “The Sweetest Thing (I’ve Ever Known),” which was re-recorded in 1981 and became a #1 hit.

Tracks

1  Catwillow River (Otha Young) 2:52
2  Just Remember Who Your Friends Are (Otha Young) 3:12
3  Love Is A Word (Otha Young) 2:50
4  The Sweetest Thing (I’ve Ever Known) (Otha Young) 3:34
5  Roll On, Truckers (Otha Young) 2:35
6  Won’t You Stay (Just A Little Bit Longer) (Otha Young) 3:13
7  It’s High Time (Tom Kealey) 3:23
8  You Please Me (Tom Kealey) 2:48
9  The Shelter Of Your Love (Otha Young) 3:08
10  Stand By Me, Jesus (Otha Young) 3:26

Media

Musicians

1 Catwillow River

BassTom Kealey
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsTom Kealey
Background VocalsOtha Young


2 Just Remember Who Your Friends Are

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
PianoMike Melvoin
PercussionHal Blaine
VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey


3 Love Is A Word

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
Pedal Steel GuitarRusty Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
PianoMike Melvoin
VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey


4 The Sweetest Thing (I’ve Ever Known)

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
Pedal Steel GuitarRusty Young
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
PianoMike Melvoin
VocalsJuice Newton


5 Roll On, Truckers

BassTom Kealey
PercussionHal Blaine
Pedal Steel GuitarRusty Young
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
DobroRusty Young
PianoMike Melvoin
VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey
Background VocalsJuice Newton


6 Won’t You Stay (Just A Little Bit Longer)

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey


7 It’s High Time

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
VocalsJuice Newton
OrganMike Melvoin
PianoMike Melvoin
Background VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey


8 You Please Me

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
PianoMike Melvoin
GuitarOtha Young
Pedal Steel GuitarRusty Young
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
VocalsTom Kealey
Background VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsOtha Young


9 The Shelter Of Your Love

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
GuitarOtha Young
GuitarJuice Newton
VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey


10 Stand By Me, Jesus

BassTom Kealey
DrumsHal Blaine
Acoustic GuitarOtha Young
Acoustic GuitarJuice Newton
OrganMike Melvoin
PianoMike Melvoin
VocalsJuice Newton
Background VocalsOtha Young
Background VocalsTom Kealey

Liner Notes


Producer – Bones Howe
Co Producer – Jerry Stroud
Engineer – Bones Howe, Geoff Howe
Mastered By – Kevin Gray

Marketed By – Teal Record Company
Distributed By – Teal Record Company
Manufactured By – Teal Record Company Ltd.
Copyright (c) – RCA
Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA
Mastered At – Artisan Sound Recorders
Engineered At – Wally Heider Recording Studio, Los Angeles