07/09/2017

John Waite "Mask Of Smiles" (1985) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : EMI America


01 - Every Step Of The Way (John Waite, Karl & Sidgwick)
02 - Laydown* (John Waite)
03 - Welcome To Paradise* (John Waite
04 - Lust For Life* (John Waite & John McCurry)
05 - Ain't That Peculiar (William 'Smokey' Robinson, Pete Moore, Marv Tarplin & Ronald White)
06 - Just Like Lovers (John Waite & Tommy Mandel)
07 - The Choice (John Waite)
08 - You're The One (John Waite & Chuck Kentis)
09 - No Brakes (John Waite)


Produced & Mixed by John Waite & Stephan Galfas
Engineered by Stephan Galfas & Bingo
Assistant Engineers : Gene Curtis & Chris Isca
Road Nuts & Bolts & Studio Assistants : Frederick Galfas & Tony 'T' Recascino
Recorded & Mixed at Clinton Studios, Hell's Kitchen, New York City - 1985
*Remixed by John Luongo
*Engineered by Gary Hellman
*Assistant Engineer : K. Steiger

The No Brakes Band :
John McCurry : Lead Guitars
Tommy Mandel : Keyboards & Synths
Frank La Rocka : Drum Kit & Ash Tray
Joey Vasta : Bass Guitar
Additional Players :
Johnny Thunders : White Guitar on "No Brakes"
Bingo : Red Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing vocals & Grin
Carmine Rojas : Bass Guitar
Donnie Nossou : Bass Guitar
Alan Childs : Drums
Richie Flieger : 12 String Rickenbacker
Chuck Kentis : Electric Piano
Melanie X : Background vocals on "Ain't That Peculiar"
Borneo Horns : Stan Harrison & Steven, Elson
Lenny Pickett : Tenor Sax Solo on "Just Like Lovers"