On April 6, 1999, “Atlantic” label released “Utopia Parkway” the second Fountains of Wayne studio album. It was recorded in 1998, at “Stratosphere Sound” in New York City, and was produced by Adam Schlesinger and Chris Collingwood.
Chris Collingwood – lead vocals, rhythm guitar
Jody Porter – lead guitar, backing vocals
Adam Schlesinger – bass, keyboards, backing vocals
On March 23, 1999, “Metal Blade” album released “Day for Night”, the fourth Spock’s Beard studio album. It was recorded in 1998, and was produced by Neal Morse, Alan Morse, Dave Meros, Nick D’Virgilio and Ryo Okumoto.
Neal Morse – lead vocals, piano, all synths, acoustic guitar
Alan Morse – vocals, electric guitar, Mellotron
Dave Meros – vocals, bass
Nick D’Virgilio – vocals, drums, percussion
Ryo Okumoto – Hammond organ, mellotron
John Garr – saxophone
Joy Worland – French horn
Eric Brenton, Tom Tally, John Krovoza – string section
Byron House – string bass, cello
All tracks by Neal Morse, except where noted.
Day for Night
The Distance to the Sun
Crack the Big Sky
Can’t Get It Wrong – Nick D’Virgilio, Alan Morse, Neal Morse
On March 23, 1999, “Elektra” label released “Inside”, the 20th David Sanborn album. It was recorded in 1998, at “Camel Island” in New Jersey, “Avatar Studios”, “Hiatus Studios”, “Sound On Sound” and “Electric Lady Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Marcus Miller and David Isaac.
David Sanborn – alto saxophone
Marcus Miller – keyboards, Rhodes piano, guitar, bass, drums, clarinet, backing vocals, arrangements, engineer
On March 22, 1999, “KScope” and “Snapper” labels released “Stupid Dream”, the fifth Porcupine Tree studio album. It was recorded January – November 1998, at “Foel Studio” in Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, “No Man’s Land” in Hemel Hampstead, UK, and was produced by Steven Wilson.
Steven Wilson – vocals, guitars, piano, samples, bass
Richard Barbieri – analogue synthesizers, Hammond organ, mellotron, piano
Colin Edwin – bass guitar, double bass
Chris Maitland – drums, percussion, backing vocals
On March 21, 2000, “Barsuk Records” label released “We Have the Facts and We’re Voting Yes”, the second Death Cab for Cutie studio album. It was recorded in 1999, at “The Hall of Justice” in Seattle, Washington, and was produced by Chris Walla.
Ben Gibbard – vocals, acoustic and electric guitars, organ, drums, percussion, Casiotone
Chris Walla – guitar, electric piano, percussion, glockenspiel, samples, backing vocals, mixing
Nick Harmer – bass guitar
Nathan Good – drums
Tony Lash – mastering
All tracks by Ben Gibbard, except where noted.
The Employment Pages
For What Reason
Lowell, MA – Ben Gibbard, Chris Walla
Little Fury Bags
Company Calls – Ben Gibbard, Nick Hammer, Chris Walla
Company Calls Epilogue
No Joy in Mudville – Ben Gibbard, Nick Hammer, Chris Walla
On March 14, 2000, “Slow River Records” label released “Home”, the second Josh Rouse studio album. It was recorded in 1999, at “True Tone Studio” in Nashville, “Alex the Great” in Berry Hill, Tennessee, and was produced by Brad Jones, David Henry and Josh Rouse.
Josh Rouse – vocals, guitar
David Henry – bass, cello, engineer
Brad Jones – piano, bass, chamberlain, marimba, additional engineering
On February 27, 2001, “Arkadia Jazz” label released “One Day, Forever”, the 31st Benny Golson album. It was recorded in November 1996, September 1999, October 2000, at “Sandhausen Studios” in Germany, “Avatar Studios” and “Patrych Recording” in New York City, and was produced by Bob Karcy.
On February 15, 2000, “Sony Classical” label released “Wandering Moon”, the 13th Terence Blanchard album. It was recorded in June 1999, at “Clinton Recording Studios, Studio A” in New York City, and was produced by Terence Blanchard.
Terence Blanchard – trumpet, liner notes
Aaron Fletcher – alto saxophone
Branford Marsalis – tenor saxophone
Brice Winston – tenor saxophone
Dave Holland – bass
Eric Harland – drums
Edward Simon – piano
Jim Anderson – engineer
Giulio Turturro – art direction
Jimmy Katz – photography
Laraine Perri – executive producer
Robin Burgess – associate producer
All tracks by Terence Blanchard.
If I Could I Would
My Only Thought of You
The Process – Edward Simon
Joe & O
I Thought About You – Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Mercer
On February 9, 1999, “Winter & Winter” label released “Blue Wail”, the fifth Uri Caine studio album. It was recorded in December 1998, at “Avatar Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Joe Ferla and Stefan Winter.