Welcome To Riddle Bridge ~ Musicians

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Capitol Records (ST-11402) - Released 1975
Produced by Norbert Putnam

Michael Brewer - vocals, background vocals,
6 string guitar & percussion
Tom Shipley - vocals, background vocals,
6 and 12 string guitars

  Album musicians

Musician also played on records of these artists


Lea Jane Berinati
- background vocals

Backup singer for Elvis Presley & countless others

David Briggs - keyboards

Area Code 615, Barefoot Jerry, Elvis, Tony Joe White, Earl Scruggs, Roy Orbison, Eric Andersen, Ian & Sylvia, and many others

Kenneth Buttrey - drums

Area Code 615, Barefoot Jerry, session musician for Elvis, The Browns, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Gordon Lightfoot, Kris Kristofferson, Sir Douglas Quintet, Jerry Jeff Walker, Carl Perkins, Waylon Jennings and many others

Harrison Callaway - horns

Muscle Shoals Horns, Canned Heat, Bobby Womack, session musician for many artists

Ronnie Eads - horns

Muscle Shoals Horns, Bobby Womack, session musician for many artists

Paul Franklin - steel guitar

George Strait, Patty Loveless, Dolly Parton, Dire Straits, Sting, Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary & Ginger Holladay - background vocals

Background vocals from Elvis Presley and countless others

Shane Keister - moog synthesizer

Amy Grant, EmmyLou Harris, Celine Dion, Joe Cocker & many others

Mike Leech - bass

Elvis Presley, Neil Diamond, The Box Tops, Willie Nelson, Dobie Gray, Joe Tex, John Prine & many others

Chris Leuzinger - slide guitar

Michael Martin Murphy, George Strait, Kenny Rogers, Alabama, Lee Greewood & many others

Charlie McCoy - Harmonica

Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Perry Como, Simon & Garfunkel, Paul Simon, Peter Paul & Mary, Roy Orbison, Patti Page, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Steve Miller Band, Ringo Starr, Conway Twitty, George Jones, Waylon Jennings and many others

Weldon Myrick - dobro

Barefoot Jerry, Eric Andersen, Kris Kristofferson, Alison Krauss, JJ Cale, Hank Snow, EmmyLou Harris, and others

Norbert Putnam - bass & chimes, and record producer

Barefoot Jerry, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Al Hirt, Henry Mancini, Linda Ronstadt, Tony Joe White and Bobby Goldsboro.
Producer for Jimmy Buffett, Joan Baez, Dan Fogelberg, Donovan, John Hiatt, JJ Cale, the Flying Burrito Brothers and the New Riders Of The Purple Sage

Charles Rose - horns

Muscle Shoals Horns, session musician for many artists

Harvey Thompson - horns

Muscle Shoals Horns, session musician for many artists

Reggie Young - electric guitar

Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, Johnny Horton, Bill Black Combo, The Memphis Boys, Elvis Presley, Dobie Gray, Travis Tritt, Waylon Jennings, Ringo Starr & others  


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