On October 2, 1990, “Ensign” label released “Room to Roam”, the fifth Waterboys (The) studio album. It was recorded February – June 1990, at “Spiddal House” in Galway, Ireland, and was produced by Barry Beckett and Mike Scott.
Mike Scott – lead vocals, guitar, piano
Colin Blakey – whistle, flute, Hammond organ, piano
On September 19, 2011, “W14/Proper Records” labels released “An Appointment with Mr. Yeats”, the tenth Waterboys (The) studio album. It was recorded in 2011, in London and Dublin, and was produced by Mike Scott and Marc Aciero.
Mike Scott – vocals, 6 and 12-string acoustic and electric guitars, keyboards organ, flute organ, Mellotron, synthesizers, 8-string bouzouki, percussion, programming, effects, treatments
James Hallawell – keyboards (including Hammond organ, Nord organs, piano, synthesizers
Marc Arciero – bass guitar
Ralph Salmins – drums, tambourine
Joe Chester – guitars, harmonium, additional vocals
In July 1983, “Columbia” label released “All of the Good Ones Are Taken”, the sixth Ian Hunter studio album. It was recorded 1982 -1983, at “Wizard Sound” in New York City, and was produced by Max Norman and Ian Hunter.
On March 9, 1985, “Scotti Bros” label released “Go for Your Life”, the fifth Mountain studio album. It was recorded in 1984, at “Criteria Recording Studios” in Florida, and “Wizard Sound Studios” in Westchester, New York, and was produced by Pete Solley.
Leslie West – vocals, guitar
Mark Clarke – bass
Corky Laing – drums
Ian Hunter – sequencing
Eric Johnson – synthesizer
Miller Anderson – slide guitar
Chuck Kirkpatrick – background vocals
Mike Scott – engineer
Gary Lyons – engineer
Jim Sessody – assistant engineer
Doug MacDonald – assistant engineer
Mike Fuller – mastering
Bud Prager – recording director
Pete Solley – engineer
Lane/Donald – art direction
Barry Jackson – illustration
All tracks by Leslie West and Corky Laing, except where noted.
In July 1981, “Chrysalis” label released the debut, self-titled Waterboys album. It was recorded December 1981 – November 1982, at “Redshop Studios” in London, “Farmyard Studios” in Little Chalfont, Buckinghamshire, and was produced by Mike Scott and Rupert Hine
In June 1984, “Ensign” label released “A Pagan Place”, the second Waterboys (The) studio album. It was recorded in November 1982 at “Redshop Studio”, September 1983 at “Rockfield Studio”, and was produced by Mike Scott.
Mike Scott– vocals, guitar, piano, bass, bouzouki
Karl Wallinger– piano, organ, percussion, backing vocals
Anthony Thistlethwaite– saxophone, bass, mandolin
Kevin Wilkinson– drums
Roddy Lorimer– trumpet
Tim Blanthorn – violin
Jim Preen, John Brand, Richard Digby Smith, Stephen W Tayler, Ted Sharp – engineer
On September 16, 1985, “Island” label released “This Is the Sea”, the third Waterboys album. It was recorded February – August 1985, at “Park Gates Studio” in Hastings; “Livingstone Studios”; “Seaview Studios”; “The Chocolate Factory”; “R G Jones Recording Studios”; “Townhouse Studios”, and “Good Earth Studios” in London, and was produced by Mike Scott, John Brand, Mick Glossop and Karl Wallinger.
Mike Scott– vocals, lead guitar, rhythm guitar, piano, percussion, synthesiser, bells, drum machine programming, effects
Anthony Thistlethwaite– saxophone, double bass, bass guitar, mandolin