2006 Richie Zito Project – Avalon

Avalon is a project by guitarist Richie Zito, released in 2006 on Frontiers Records. It features Eric Martin, Joseph Williams, Joe Lynn Turner, Eddie Money, Giorgio Moroder, Danny Vaughn, Hugo Valenti on vocals.

Tracks

1  Blue Collar (Richie Zito; Davitt Sigerson; Henry Small) 04:01
2  Is He Better Than Me (Richie Zito; Davitt Sigerson; Henry Small) 04:38
3  Nightmare (Richie Zito; Davitt Sigerson; Henry Small) 04:46
4  Oh Samantha (Richie Zito) 04:28
5  Avalon (Richie Zito; Danny Vaughn) 05:17
6  Life Got In The Way (Richie Zito; Andre Pessis; Eric Martin) 04:38
7  Blue Monday (Giorgio Moroder; Keith Forsey) 04:43
8  Forever I Will (Richie Zito; Richie Kotzen) 03:56
9  I Can’t Forget You (Richie Zito; Neil Ives; Philip Bardowell) 04:22
10  I Put My Life In Your Hands (Eddie Money) 03:34
11  Good Things Take Time (Richie Zito; Philip Bardowell) 04:41
12  I Don’t Want To Want You (Richie Zito; Davitt Sigerson; Henry Small) 04:41

Musicians

1 Blue Collar

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
SynthesizerRichie Zito
VocalsHugo Valenti


2 Is He Better Than Me

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
SynthesizerRichie Zito
VocalsJoe Lynn Turner


3 Nightmare

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsRichie Zito
Background VocalsDavey Duke
VocalsEddie Money


4 Oh Samantha

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
MandolinRichie Zito
SynthesizerRichie Zito
PianoJoey Carbone
StringsJason Turbin
VocalsJoseph Williams


5 Avalon

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
SynthesizerRichie Zito
VocalsDanny Vaughn


6 Life Got In The Way

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsRichie Zito
VocalsEric Martin


7 Blue Monday

BassRichie Zito
DrumsGregg Bissonette
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsMarcus Brown
VocalsGiorgio Moroder
VocalsHugo Valenti


8 Forever I Will

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsRichie Zito
Background VocalsRichie Zito
VocalsRichie Kotzen


9 I Can’t Forget You

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsRichie Zito
VocalsPhilip Bardowell


10 I Put My Life In Your Hands

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsRichie Zito
Background VocalsKen Pacheo
VocalsEddie Money


11 Good Things Take Time

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
KeyboardsRichie Zito
VocalsPhilip Bardowell


12 I Don’t Want To Want You

BassRichie Zito
DrumsTommy Decker
GuitarRichie Zito
PianoJoey Carbone
SynthesizerRichie Zito
StringsJason Turbin
VocalsEric Martin

Liner Notes

Producer – Richie Zito
Producer (Vocal) – Andre Pessis (Track 6)
Producer (Executive) – Serafino Perugino
Arranged By (Strings) – Jason Turbin (Tracks 4, 12)
Edited By (Pro-Tools) – Mike Sarkisyan, Tommy Decker
Engineer – Jeff Hannan
Mixed By – Jeff Hannan, Richie Zito
Recorded By (Drums) – Brian Reeves (Track 7)
Recorded By (Vocals) – Adam Holland (Tracks 1, 7)
Recorded By (Vocals) – Gary Tole (Track 2)

Art Direction, Artwork – Giulio Cataldo
Cover, Design – Carl-André Beckston

Recorded At Umbrella Studios, North Hollywood
Phonographic Copyright Frontiers Records
Copyright Frontiers Records