On March 16, 1993, “Rhythm Safari” label released “Colour of Your Dreams”, the 15th Carole King studio album. It was recorded in 1992, at “Rude Stude Recording” in California, and was produced by Rudy Guess and Carole King.
Carole King – lead and backing vocals, acoustic guitar, keyboards, Hammond organ, piano, synthesizer, mixing
On August 24, 1993, “Virgin” label released “Kerosene Hat”, the second Cracker studio album. It was recorded February – March 1993, and was produced by Don Smith, David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher and Michael Urbano.
David Lowery – vocals, guitar
Johnny Hickman – vocals, lead guitar
Davey Faragher – vocals, bass
Michael Urbano – drums
All tracks by David Lowery, except where noted.
Low – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher
Get Off This – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher
Take Me Down to the Infirmary
Nostalgia – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher
Sweet Potato – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher
Sick of Goodbyes – Mark Linkous, David Lowery
I Want Everything
Lonesome Johnny Blues – Johnny Hickman
Let’s Go for a Ride – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher
Loser – Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter
Hi-Desert Biker Meth Lab (non – consecutive track) – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher
Euro Trash Girl (hidden track) – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman, Davey Faragher, Joey Peters
I Ride My Bike (hidden track) – David Lowery, Johnny Hickman
On June 8, 1993, “Big Life” label released “Hey Zeus!”, the seventh X studio album. It was recorded September – December 1992, at “Zeitgeist Studios” in Los Angeles, “Groove masters” in Hollywood, and was produced by Tony Berg.
Exene Cervenka – vocals
John Doe – vocals, bass
Tony Gilkyson – vocals, guitar
D.J. Bonebrake – percussion, drums, marimba
Patrick Warren, Tony Berg – keyboards
Tchad Blake – engineer, mixing
Casey McMackin – engineer
Brian Schuebie – engineer
Dale Lavi – photography
All tracks by Exene Cervenka and John Doe; except where noted.
On May 28, 1996, “Foundation” label released “Blue Guitars”, the sixth Stephen Bishop studio album (album with the same title, but with different tracks was released in Japan in 1994). It was recorded 1993 – 1996, and was produced by Andrew Gold and Jeff Jones.
Stephen Bishop – vocals, acoustic guitars
Andrew Gold – keyboards, acoustic guitars, electric guitars, bass, drums, multi-instruments, backing vocals
David Crosby – harmony vocals
Carnie Wilson – backing vocals
Wendy Wilson – backing vocals
Pia Zadora – backing vocals
Michael McDonald – backing vocals
All tracks by Stephen Bishop, except where noted.
I Go Numb – Stephen Bishop, Tom Snow, Andrew Gold
Dive into the Pool of Love – Stephen Bishop, Tom Snom
On Blonde Street
When You Love Somebody
(Just Like) Romeo and Juliet – Freddie Gorman, Bob Hamilton
Wall Around Your Heart
The King of Tonga
Picasso Played a Blue Guitar
Let Your Heart Remember – Stephen Bishop, Jeff Jones
On April 20, 1993, “Axiom” label released “Ekstasis”, the second Nicky Skopelitis studio album. It was recorded 1992 – 1993, at “BC Studio”, “Greenpoint Studios” and “Platinum Island Studios” in New York, and was produced by Bill Laswell and Nicky Skopelitis.
Nicky Skopelitis – electric guitar, twelve-string guitar, bağlama, coral sitar, dobro
Amina Claudine Myers – Hammond B-3
Bill Laswell – bass guitar
Jah Wobble – bass guitar
Jaki Liebezeit – drums
Ziggy Modeliste – drums
Aïyb Dieng – ghaṭam, talking drum
Guilherme Franco – cuíca, electric berimbau, whistle, cowbell, tambourine, congas
Zakir Hussain – tabla
Bachir Attar – flute, ghaita
Simon Shaheen – violin, oud
Foday Musa Suso – harp, kora
Martin Bisi – engineer
Bruce Calder – engineer
Robert Musso – engineer
Oz Fritz – engineer, mixing
Chris Flam – engineer assistant
Imad Mansour – engineer assistant
Howie Weinberg – mastering
James Koehnline – cover art
Aldo Sampieri – design
Ira Cohen – photography
All tracks by Nicky Skopelitis, except where noted.
Tarab – Bill Laswell, Nicky Skopelitis, Jah Wobble
Meet Your Makers
Ghost of a Chance
Sanctuary – Bachir Attar, Bill Laswell, Nicky Skopelitis
One Eye Open – Bill Laswell, Nicky Skopelitis
Heresy – Nicky Skopelitis, Foday Musa Suso, Jah Wobble
Jubilee – Nicky Skopelitis, Foday Musa Suso, Jah Wobble
Witness – Simon Shaheen, Nicky Skopelitis, Jah Wobble
On April 6, 1992, “RCA Records” label released “Diva”, the debut Annie Lennox album. It was recorded 1991 – 1992, at “Mayfair” and “The Church” in London, and was produced by Stephen Lipson. In 1993 “Brit Awards”, “Diva” won the “British Album of the Year”. It was certified 2 x Platinum in the US by “RIAA”.
On February 20, 1994, “FAX +49-69/450464” label released “Outland”, collaborative album by Bill Laswell and Pete Namlook. It was recorded in 1993, at “Klanglabor Frankfurt” in Germany, and was produced by Pete Namlook.
Bill Laswell – electronics
Pete Namlook – electronics
Oz Fritz – recording
Nicky Skopelitis – recording
Thi-Linh Le – cover art
From the Earth to the Ceiling (Parts I-XII) – Bill Laswell, Pete Namlook