1973 John Wonderling – Day Breaks

Day Breaks (1973, Paramount) is the only album released by singer/songwriter John Wonderling.

Tracks

1  Long Way Home (Carey Budnick; John Wonderling) 04:21
2  Jessica Stone (Bill Szymczyk; John Wonderling) 03:54
3  Man Of Straw (Carey Budnick; Edward Goldfluss; John Wonderling) 02:45
4  Someone Like You (John Wonderling) 04:34
5  M’lady (Carey Budnick; John Wonderling) 03:40
6  Shadows (Carey Budnick; John Wonderling) 03:10
7  Cowboy Lullaby (John Wonderling) 03:01
8  Follow Me (Carey Budnick; John Wonderling) 03:33
9  Reach The Ground (John Wonderling) 03:55

Musicians

1 Long Way Home

BassJim Pons
DrumsAynsley Dunbar
GuitarJesse Ed Davis
Slide GuitarJordan Stephens
Acoustic GuitarTim Rose
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wonderling
OrganJohn Wonderling
SynthesizerRoger Dollarhide
TambourineJim Gordon
Background VocalsClydie King
Background VocalsGloria Jones
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsJohn Wonderling


2 Jessica Stone

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsBernard Purdie
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wonderling
TamburaHugh McCracken
Electric PianoPaul Harris
OrganRoger Dollarhide
VocalsJohn Wonderling


3 Man Of Straw

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsHerbie Lovelle
Acoustic GuitarHugh McCracken
OrganPaul Harris
AutoharpJohn Wonderling
Jew’s HarpJohn Wonderling
PercussionJohn Wonderling
VocalsJohn Wonderling


4 Someone Like You

BassJim Pons
DrumsAynsley Dunbar
Slide GuitarJordan Stephens
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wonderling
OrganRoger Dollarhide
PianoRoger Dollarhide
HornsAunt Alice
HornsMike Shane
VocalsJohn Wonderling


5 M’lady

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
Acoustic GuitarJerry McGee
Electric PianoPaul Harris
AutoharpJohn Wonderling
HarmonicaJordan Stephens
VocalsJohn Wonderling


6 Shadows

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsHerbie Lovelle
GuitarHugh McCracken
GuitarJohn Wonderling
Slide GuitarHugh McCracken
Acoustic GuitarHugh McCracken
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wonderling
OrganPaul Griffin
PianoPaul Griffin
VocalsJohn Wonderling


7 Cowboy Lullaby

GuitarJordan Stephens
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wonderling
Electric PianoJohn Wonderling
HarmonicaJordan Stephens


8 Follow Me

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarJesse Ed Davis
GuitarJerry McGee
Acoustic GuitarTim Rose
PianoPaul Harris
PercussionJohn Wonderling
Background VocalsClydie King
Background VocalsGloria Jones
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsJohn Wonderling


9 Reach The Ground

GuitarDanny Kortchmar
Acoustic GuitarHugh McCracken
Acoustic GuitarJohn Wonderling
Background VocalsRoger Dollarhide
VocalsJohn Wonderling

Other Musicians

Strings – Irving Spice, Louis Haber, Louis Stone, Seymour Barab (Track 4)

Liner Notes

Producer (Executive) – Steven Carr
Engineer (Mixing) – Bruce Albim
Engineer (Recording) – Bill Szymczyk, Jeremy Zatkin, Joe Zagarino
Mastered By – Peter J Reynolds

Art Direction – Bill Levy
Design – John Wonderling

Mixed At Golden West Sound Studios
Recorded At The Hit Factory
Recorded At Sun West Studios
Phonographic Copyright Paramount Records