1982 Holly Near – Speed Of Light

Speed Of Light is the sixth solo album by singer/songwriter Holly Near. It was released in 1982 on Redwood Records.

Tracks

1  Dancing Bird (Holly Near) 03:56
2  Back Off (Carrie Barton; Holly Near) 04:07
3  Lonely Days (Holly Near) 04:43
4  Room For Me (Holly Near) 03:26
5  Emma (Holly Near) 04:20
6  Really Didn’t Want To (Holly Near) 03:04
7  El Salvador (Holly Near) 03:38
8  Coming Home (Holly Near) 02:28
9  Family Promise (Jeff Langley; Holly Near) 04:58
10  Power (Johanna Hall; John Hall) 03:18
11  Unity (Adrienne Torf; Holly Near) 03:42

Musicians

BassCarrie Barton
DrumsCam Davis
GuitarRay Obiedo
Acoustic GuitarRay Obiedo
Electric PianoAdrienne Torf
PianoAdrienne Torf
SynthesizerAdrienne Torf
FlugelhornLouise Baranger
SaxAnn Patterson
SaxCarol Chaikin
TromboneBeth Carver
TrumpetLouise Baranger
VocalsHolly Near ‎

Other Musicians

1 Dancing Bird

GuitarEvie Sands
Background VocalsEvie Sands


2 Back Off

Guitar (solo)Robben Ford
PercussionSheila Escovedo


3 Lonely Days

VocalsEvie Sands
Background VocalsLaurel Near


4 Room For Me

PercussionSheila Escovedo
Background VocalsEvie Sands
Background VocalsLinda Tillery
Background VocalsVicki Randle


6 Really Didn’t Want To

PercussionSheila Escovedo
Background VocalsLinda Tillery
Background VocalsVicki Randle


7 El Salvador

FluteMustafa Abdul-Aleem
PercussionSheila Escovedo
PercussionDarrell Rose
Background VocalsEvie Sands
Background VocalsLinda Tillery
Background VocalsVicki Randle


9 Family Promise

Guitar (solo)Robben Ford
VibraphoneJudith Chilnick


10 Power

Acoustic GuitarEvie Sands
PercussionSheila Escovedo
Background VocalsLinda Tillery
Background VocalsVicki Randle


11 Unity

GuitarAashid Himons
PianoAashid Himons
FluteMustafa Abdul-Aleem
CongasDarrell Rose
PercussionMustafa Abdul-Aleem
PercussionDarrell Rose

Liner Notes

Producer – Evie Sands, Leslie Ann Jones
Producer (Executive) – Jo-Lynne Worley, Joanie Shoemaker
Arranged By – Evie Sands (Track 1)
Arranged By (Horns) – Ren Toppano
Arranged By (Horns) – Evie Sands (Track 5)
Arranged By (Strings) – Mary Watkins
Engineer (Assistant) – Elisa Romano
Mixed By – Leslie Ann Jones
Recorded By – Leslie Ann Jones

Graphic Design – Cathy McAuliffe
Photography – Irene Young

Mixed At The Automatt
Recorded At The Automatt
Copyright Redwood Records