1987 Gregg Rolie – Gringo

Gringo is the second solo album by Gregg Rolie, released in 1987 on Columbia.

Gregg Alan Rolie (born June 17, 1947) is an American singer and keyboardist. Rolie served as lead singer of the bands Santana and Journey – both of which he co-founded. He also helmed rock group The Storm, and currently performs with his Gregg Rolie Band and with Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band.

Tracks

1  The Hands Of Time (Gregg Rolie; Bob Marlette) 04:13
2  Don’t Wanna Be Alone Tonight (Gregg Rolie; Bob Marlette) 04:26
3  Talk Talk (Dean McTaggart; Dave Tyson) 03:53
4  I Couldn’t Lie To you (Gregg Rolie; Bob Marlette) 03:45
5  One Of These Days (Martin Page; Peter Beckett) 04:20
6  Too Late, Too Late (Gregg Rolie; Jeffrey Cohen) 04:33
7  Fire At Night (Gregg Rolie; Chris Solberg; Andre Pessis) 06:58
8  You Make It Hard On Me (Gregg Rolie; Corey Lerios) 04:06
9  I Will Get To You (Dean Pitchford; Bill Wolfer) 05:08

Musicians

1 The Hands Of Time

GuitarBob Marlette
SynthesizerBob Marlette
VocalsGregg Rolie


2 Don’t Wanna Be Alone Tonight

Guitar (solo)Steph Birnbaum
GuitarBob Marlette
SynthesizerBob Marlette
VocalsGregg Rolie


3 Talk Talk

BassNathan East
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
SynthesizerArthur Barrow
Background VocalsJoe Pizzulo
VocalsGregg Rolie


4 I Couldn’t Lie To You

GuitarBob Marlette
SynthesizerBob Marlette
VocalsGregg Rolie


5 One Of These Days

BassNathan East
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarDann Huff
SynthesizerArthur Barrow
SynthesizerGregg Rolie
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsGregg Rolie


6 Too Late, Too Late

DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsGary Chang
KeyboardsGregg Rolie
Background VocalsBeth Andersen
Background VocalsEdie Lehmann
VocalsGregg Rolie


7 Fire At Night

DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsGary Chang
KeyboardsGregg Rolie
Background VocalsBeth Andersen
Background VocalsEdie Lehmann
VocalsGregg Rolie


8 You Make It Hard On Me

GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsArthur Barrow
KeyboardsGregg Rolie
HornsJerry Hey
HornsCharlie Loper
HornsGary Grant
HornsMarc Russo
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsGregg Rolie


9 I Will Get To You

BassNathan East
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsArthur Barrow
KeyboardsGregg Rolie
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsGregg Rolie

Liner Notes

Producer – David Kershenbaum (Tracks 1, 2, 4)
Producer – Richie Zito (Tracks 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Producer – Brian Reeves (Tracks 6, 7)
Co-producer – David J Holman (Tracks 1, 2, 4)
Arranged By – Bob Marlette (Tracks 1, 2, 4)
Arranged By – Cory Lerios, Gregg Rolie (Track 8)
Engineer – David J Holman (Tracks 1, 2, 4)
Engineer – Phil Kaffel (Tracks 3, 5, 8, 9)
Engineer – Brian Reeves (Tracks 6, 7)
Mixed By – Brian Reeves (Tracks 6, 7, 8)

Art Direction – Jim Welch
Design – Christie Rixford, Jim Welch
Photography – Jim Welch, Todd Gray

Recorded At Oasis Recording Studios, Norht Hollywoood, CA
Recorded At The Record Plant, Sausalito, CA
Recorded At Power Trax, Los Angeles, CA
Copyright Columbia