1974 Maria Muldaur – Waitress In The Donut Shop

Waitress In The Donut Shop is the second album by Maria Muldaur, released in 1974 on Reprise.

Maria Muldaur (born September 12, 1943) is an American folk and blues singer who was part of the American folk music revival in the early 1960s. She recorded the 1973 hit song “Midnight at the Oasis” and continues to record albums in the folk traditions.

Tracks

1  Squeeze Me (Tomas Waller; Clarence Williams) 03:22
2  Gringo En Mexico (Wendy Waldman) 03:21
3  Cool River (Anna McGarrigle; Audrey Bean) 02:52
4  I’m A Woman (Jerry Leiber; Mike Stoller) 04:09
5  Sweetheart (Ken Burgan) 03:06
6  Honey Babe Blues (Clarence Ashley) 03:06
7  If You Haven’t Any Hay (Skip James) 02:46
8  Oh Papa (David Nichtern) 03:19
9  It Ain’t The Meat It’s The Motion (Henry Glover; Sydney Nathan) 03:02
10  Brickyard Blues (Allen Toussaint) 04:32
11  Travelin’ Shoes (Traditional) 02:26

Media

Musicians

1 Squeeze Me

BassRay Brown
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarJohn Collins
PianoRoger Kellaway
SaxPlas Johnson
SaxSahib Shihab
SaxBud Shank
TromboneGeorge Bohanon
TrumpetEugene Young
TrumpetHarry Edison
VocalsMaria Muldaur


2 Gringo En Mexico

BassJohn Kahn
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarDennis Budimir
GuitarLowell George
GuitarGreg Prestopino
RequintoTommy Tedesco
TrumpetRosendo Cervantes
TrumpetJose Ordaz Durante
Background VocalsLinda Ronstadt
Background VocalsGreg Prestopino
VocalsMaria Muldaur


3 Cool River

MandolinDavid Grisman
PianoSpooner Oldham
ViolinLarry Packer
Background VocalsKate McGarrigle
Background VocalsAnna McGarrigle
VocalsMaria Muldaur


4 I’m A Woman

BassJohn Kahn
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarAmos Garrett
Acoustic GuitarDavid Nichtern
PianoPaul Harris
HarmonicaPaul Butterfield
PercussionBobbye Hall
PercussionMilt Holland
Background VocalsBobby King
Background VocalsTerry Evans
Background VocalsGreg Prestopino
VocalsMaria Muldaur


5 Sweetheart

BassRay Brown
DrumsShelly Manne
GuitarJohn Collins
KeyboardsRoger Kellaway
ClarinetAbe Most
SaxSahib Shihab
SaxPlas Johnson
SaxAbe Most
TromboneGeorge Bohanon
TrumpetEugene Young
VocalsMaria Muldaur


6 Honey Babe Blues

BassJohn Kahn
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarDoc Watson
GuitarMerle Watson
Hawaiian GuitarDavid Lindley
MandolinDavid Grisman
VocalsMaria Muldaur


7 If You Haven’t Any Hay

BassFreebo
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarAmos Garrett
Acoustic GuitarDavid Nichtern
PianoJeff Gutcheon
HarmonicaPaul Butterfield
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsBobby King
Background VocalsTerry Evans
Background VocalsGreg Prestopino
VocalsMaria Muldaur


8 Oh Papa

TubaRed Callender
DrumsEarl Palmer
GuitarAmos Garrett
Acoustic GuitarDavid Nichtern
PianoMark Jordan
VocalsMaria Muldaur


9 It Ain’t The Meat It’s The Motion

BassRay Brown
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarJohn Collins
SaxPlas Johnson
SaxSahib Shihab
SaxBud Shank
TromboneGeorge Bohanon
TrumpetEugene Young
TrumpetHarry Edison
VocalsMaria Muldaur


10 Brickyard Blues

BassJohn Kahn
DrumsFred Staehle
GuitarAmos Garrett
GuitarElvin Bishop
PianoJames Booker
PianoMac Rebennack
MarimbaMac Rebennack
PercussionMilt Holland
PercussionFred Staehle
Background VocalsBobby King
Background VocalsTerry Evans
Background VocalsGreg Prestopino
VocalsMaria Muldaur


11 Travelin’ Shoes

VocalsKate McGarrigle
VocalsAmos Garrett
VocalsGreg Prestopino
VocalsMaria Muldaur

Liner Notes

Producer – Joe Boyd, Lenny Waronker
Arranged By – Benny Carter (Tracks 1, 5, 9)
Arranged By – Geoff Muldaur (Track 8)
Conductor – Benny Carter (Tracks 1, 5, 9)
Coordinator – Judy Maizel
Engineer – Donn Landee, Lee Herschberg

Design – Mike Salibury
Photography – Annie Leibovitz, Ginny Winn, Doug Metzler, Michael Dobo

Mastered At Warner Bros. Recording Studios
Mixed At Warner Bros. Recording Studios
Recorded At Warner Bros. Recording Studios
Phonographic Copyright (p) Warner Bros. Records Inc