1975 Johnny Rivers – New Lovers And Old Friends

New Lovers And Old Friends is the 13th album by singer Johnny Rivers, released in 1975 on Epic.

Tracks

1  It’s The Same Old Song (Edward Holland; Lamont Dozier; Brian Holland) 03:41
2  Help Me Rhonda (Brian Wilson) 02:58
3  Spare Me A Little (Christine McVie) 03:55
4  Can I Change My Mind (Barry Despenza; Carl Wolfolk) 03:16
5  Postcards From Hollywood (Ned Doheny) 03:46
6  New Lovers And Old Friends (Tay Uhler) 03:42
7  Dancin’ In The Moonlight (Sherman Kelly) 02:47
8  You Better Move On (Arthur Alexander) 03:21
9  You Can Get It If You Really Want (Jimmy Cliff) 02:51
10  UFO (Michael Georgiades) 03:46

Musicians

1 It’s The Same Old Song

BassJoe Osborn
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarLarry Carlton
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoMichael Omartian
HornsChuck Findley
HornsJackie Kelso
HornsJim Horn
PercussionJim Gordon
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsMichael Georgiades
Background VocalsMichael Omartian
VocalsJohnny Rivers


2 Help Me Rhonda

BassJim Hughart
DrumsJohn Rainer
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarJohnny Rivers
GuitarTay Uhler
PianoMike Melvoin
HarmonicaJohnny Rivers
HarmonicaMichael Georgiades
SaxTom Scott
Background VocalsBarry Bookin
Background VocalsBrian Wilson
Background VocalsHerb Pedersen
Background VocalsMark Bookin
Background VocalsTom Leadon
VocalsJohnny Rivers


3 Spare Me A Little

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoMichael Omartian
PercussionGary Coleman
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
VocalsJohnny Rivers


4 Can I Change My Mind

BassJoe Osborn
DrumsDavid Kemper
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoLarry Knechtel
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
VocalsJohnny Rivers


5 Postcards From Hollywood

BassJoe Osborn
DrumsDavid Kemper
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarNed Doheny
PianoLarry Knechtel
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
VocalsJohnny Rivers


6 New Lovers And Old Friends

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarJohnny Rivers
GuitarTay Uhler
PianoMike Melvoin
PercussionGary Coleman
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsHerb Pedersen
VocalsJohnny Rivers


7 Dancin’ In The Moonlight

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoMike Melvoin
PercussionGary Coleman
VocalsJohnny Rivers


8 You Better Move On

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoMichael Omartian
PercussionGary Coleman
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
VocalsJohnny Rivers


9 You Can Get It If You Really Want

BassScott Edwards
DrumsJim Helmer
GuitarTay Uhler
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoSkip Edwards
Background VocalsDuitch Helmer
Background VocalsMarty Gwinn
VocalsJohnny Rivers


10 UFO

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarJohnny Rivers
PianoMike Melvoin
SaxPlas Johnson
PercussionGary Coleman
Background VocalsHerb Pedersen
Background VocalsMichael Georgiades
VocalsJohnny Rivers

Liner Notes

Producer – Johnny Rivers
Engineer – Joe Sidore (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Engineer – Chuck Britz (Track 9)
Mixed By – Joe Sidore (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10)
Mixed By – John Haeny (Track 6)
Mixed By – Chuck Britz (Track 9)

Photography – Martin

Mastered At The Mastering Lab
Mastered At Customatrix
Recorded At Western Recorders
Recorded At Wally Heider Recording Studio, Los Angeles
Recorded At Sound Labs, Hollywood
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