1996 Tonic – Lemon Parade

Lemon Parade is the debut album of American rock band Tonic, released July 16, 1996 by A&M Records. The album has sold 1,300,000 copies to date and reached platinum status in the United States. Lemon Parade featured three singles. “If You Could Only See” was a hit single on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks charts reaching number one, and also reached number 11 on the Billboard Airplay Hot 100, where it spent 63 weeks on the chart.


1  Open Up Your Eyes (Emerson Hart ) 03:40
2  Casual Affair (Dan Rothchild; Emerson Hart; Jeff Russo; Kevin Shepard ) 03:32
3  If You Could Only See (Emerson Hart ) 04:21
4  Soldier’s Daughter (Emerson Hart ) 05:03
5  Lemon Parade (Emerson Hart; Jeff Russo ) 03:41
6  Mountain (Emerson Hart ) 04:38
7  Thick (Emerson Hart ) 04:20
8  Wicked Soldier (Dan Rothchild; Emerson Hart; Jeff Russo; Kevin Shepard ) 04:31
9  Mr. Golden Deal (Emerson Hart ) 04:55
10  Bigot Sunshine (Emerson Hart ) 02:53
11  Celtic Aggression (Dan Rothchild; Emerson Hart; Jeff Russo ) 03:26
12  My Old Man (Emerson Hart ) 05:52


BassDan Rothchild
DrumsKevin Shepard
GuitarJeff Russo
GuitarEmerson Hart
Slide GuitarDan Rothchild
Slide GuitarEmerson Hart
Slide GuitarJeff Russo
PercussionEmerson Hart
PercussionJeff Russo
Background VocalsDan Rothchild
Background VocalsJeff Russo
Background VocalsKevin Shepard
VocalsEmerson Hart

Other Musicians

2 Casual Affair

PercussionLenny Castro

3 If You Could Only See

PercussionLenny Castro

4 Soldier’s Daughter

PercussionLenny Castro

9 Mr. Golden Deal

PercussionLenny Castro

11 Celtic Aggression

PercussionLenny Castro

12 My Old Man

DrumsJeff Russo
PercussionLenny Castro

Liner Notes

Producer – Jack Joseph Puig
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
Mixed By – Jack Joseph Puig
Recorded By – Jack Joseph Puig

Art Direction – Jeri Heiden
Design – Jean Krikorian
Illustration – Malcolm Tarlofsky, Jonathon Rosen
Photography – Danny Clinch, Holly Lindem

Mastered At Gateway Mastering
Mixed At Andora Studios
Mixed At Devonshire Studios
Recorded At Ocean Way Recording
Recorded At Devonshire Studios
Recorded At Sound City Studios
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