1979 Tom Johnston – Everything You Have Heard Is True

Everything You’ve Heard Is True is the first solo album by Tom Johnston, released in 1979.

Charles Thomas “Tom” Johnston
(born August 15, 1948) is an American musician. He is a guitarist and vocalist, known principally as a founder, guitarist, lead vocalist and songwriter for the Grammy Award winning rock group The Doobie Brothers, as well as for his own solo career. His off-and-on career with The Doobie Brothers spans more than 40 years, during which time the band exhibited numerous successful styles.

Tracks

1  Down Along The River (Tom Johnston) 3:49
2  Show Me (Joe Tex) 2:56
Savannah Nights(Tom Johnston) 4:06
4  I Can Count On You (Tom Johnston) 2:43
5  Small Time Talk (Tom Johnston) 3:54
6  Reachin’ Out For Lovin’ From You (Tom Johnston) 4:13
7  Outlaw (Tom Johnston) 3:34
8  Man On The Stage (Tom Johnston) 3:57

Musicians

1 Down Along The River

BassRick Chudacoff
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsMarc Jordan
SaxAndrew Love


2 Show Me

BassBob Glaub
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarPaul Barrere
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsBill Payne
Background VocalsNicolette Larson
Background VocalsTed Templeman


3 Savannah Nights

BassRick Chudacoff
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsMarc Jordan


4 I Can Count On You

BassRick Chudacoff
DrumsDavid Garibaldi
KeyboardsBill Payne
GuitarTom Johnston
Background VocalsNicolette Larson


5 Small Time Talk

BassBob Glaub
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsBill Payne
Background VocalsNicolette Larson
Background VocalsTed Templeman


6 Reachin’ Out For Lovin’ From You

BassPaul Stallworth
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsDavid Paich
KeyboardsBill Payne
SaxJerry Jumonville
Background VocalsNicolette Larson
Background VocalsTed Templeman


7 Outlaw

BassBob Glaub
DrumsKeith Knudsen
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsMichael McDonald


8 Man On The Stage

BassPaul Stallworth
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarTom Johnston
KeyboardsBill Payne

Other Musicians

HornsThe Memphis Horns
HornsTower of Power

Liner Notes

Producer – Ted Templeman
Engineer – Donn Lander

Recorded at Warner Bros Recording Recording Studio, North Hollywood.