Fair and Square - John Prine
Liner Notes:

1.  Glory of True Love
By John Prine and Roger Cook
John Prine: Rhythm acoustic guitar and lead vocals
Paul Griffith: Drums
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Lead electric guitar
Pat McLaughlin: Mandolin, electric guitar and rhythm acoustic guitar
Phil Parlapiano: Accordion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / Lucky Four Music admin. by Peer Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

 

2. Crazy as a Loon
By John Prine and Pat McLaughlin
John Prine: Lead vocal and acoustic guitar
Paul Griffith: Drums
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Electric rhythm guitar
Shawn Camp: Lead electric guitar
Dan Dugmore: Steel guitar
Phil Parlapiano: Piano, Hammond B3 and accordion
Pat McLaughlin: Additional electric guitar, mandolin, acoustic rhythm guitar, and harmony vocals
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / Corn Country Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

3. Long Monday
By John Prine and Keith Sykes 
John Prine: Lead acoustic guitar and vocal
Mindy Smith: Harmony vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Phil Parlapiano: Accordion
Kenny Malone: Percussion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / KSM Warren Songs (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

4.  Taking A Walk
By John Prine and Pat McLaughlin
John Prine: Acoustic guitar, lead vocal
Paul Griffith: Drums
Pat McLaughlin: Harmony vocal, mandolin, electric guitar
Mindy Smith: Harmony vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Gut string guitar, lead and rhythm electric guitar
Dan Dugmore: Steel Guitar
Phil Parlapiano: Piano, Hammond B3, accordion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / Corn Country Music (BMI)  All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

 

5.  Some Humans Ain’t Human
By John Prine
John Prine: Lead vocals and acoustic guitar
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Slide electric guitar, lead electric guitar
Phil “Mr. Squeeze” Parlapiano: Organ, piano, accordion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI)  All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.


6. Darlin’ Hometown
By John Prine and Roger Cook
John Prine: Rhythm acoustic guitar, lead vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Shawn Camp: Lead acoustic guitar
Jerry Douglas: Weissenborn
Alison Krauss: Harmony vocals
Dan Tyminski: Harmony vocals
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / Lucky Four Music admin. by Peer Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

7.  Morning Train
By John Prine and Pat McLaughlin
John Prine: Acoustic guitar, lead vocal
Paul Griffith: Drums
Dave Jacques: Bass
Mindy Smith: Back up vocals
Pat McLaughlin: Back up vocals, Wurlitzer piano, lead electric guitar
Dan Dugmore: Steel guitar
Jason Wilber: Electric guitar
Phil Parlapiano: Organ, piano, accordion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / Corn Country Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

8.  The Moon is Down
By: John Prine
John Prine: Acoustic guitar, lead vocals
Alison Krauss: Harmony vocal
Shawn Camp: Lead electric guitar
Dave Jacques: Bass
Phil Parlapiano: Hammond B3 and accordion
Kenny Malone: Percussion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI)  All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

9.  Clay Pigeons
By: Blaze Foley
Copyright © 2005 Blaze Foley Songs / Deep South Austin Publishing (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.

10.  She Is My Everything
By John Prine
John Prine:  Electric rhythm guitar,  acoustic rhythm guitar, lead vocal
Paul Griffith: Drums
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Lead electric guitar
Phil Parlapiano: Hammond B3, piano
Pat McLaughlin:  Harmony vocal, rhythm acoustic, electric guitar
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission 

11.  I Hate It When That Happens To Me
By John Prine and Donnie Fritts
John Prine: Acoustic guitar, lead vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Lead acoustic guitar
Pat McLaughlin: Harmony vocal
Phil Parlapiano: Accordion
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) /  Donnie Fritts Music (BMI)  All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission

 

12.  Bear Creek Blues
By: A.P. Carter
John Prine: Acoustic rhythm guitar, lead vocal
Paul Griffith: Drums
Dave Jacques: Bass
Jason Wilber: Electric rhythm and electric lead guitars
Pat McLaughlin: Mandolin, middle electric solo, acoustic rhythm, electric rhythm, harmony vocal
Copyright © 2005 APRS (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

 13.  Other Side of Town
By John Prine 
John Prine: Guitar and vocal
Audience: Laughter and applause
Recorded live at Ryman Auditorium October 16, 2004 for WRLT “Lighting 100/Nashville”
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved.  Used by Permission.

14.  Safety Joe
By: John Prine 
John Prine: Acoustic finger picked guitar, lead vocal
Dave “Shakey Legs” Jacques: Answer vocals
Jason “Shorty” Wilber: Answer vocals
John Wilkes Booth: Mandolin solo
Unknown Source: Laughter

Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.

 

 

 
~ Bonus vinyl & EP Tracks:

15. Carousel of Love
By: John Prine
John Prine: Acoustic guitar and lead vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Phil Parlapiano: Accordion and piano

Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.


16. That's Alright By Me
By: John Prine and Pat McLaughlin
John Prine: Acoustic guitar, electric guitar and lead vocal
Pat McLaughlin: Harmony Vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Kenny Malone: Percussion
Phil Parlapiano: Piano and Hammond B3
Jason Wilber: Electric Guitar
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.

17. That's How Every Empire Falls
By: R. B. Morris
John Prine: Acoutstic guitar, electric guitar, and lead vocal
Dave Jacques: Bass
Kenny Malone: Percussion
Phil Parlapiano: Accordion and Hammond B3
Jason Wilber: Electric guitar

Copyright © 2005 Rich Mountain Bound Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.

18. Dual Custody
By John Prine and Roger Cook

John Prine: Acoustic guitar and lead vocal
Roger Cook: Background vocals and ukulele
David Gerguson: Bass
Pat McLaughlin: Guitar and drums
Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) / Songs of Peer, Ltd. o/b/o Lucky 4 Songs (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.

 

 

 

Produced by John Prine and Gary Paczosa
Recorded and mixed by Gary Paczosa
Assistant Engineers: Thomas Johnson and Brandon Bell
Additional Engineering: Thomas Johnson
Recorded at The Butcher Shop, Seventeen Grand Recording, and Minutia
Mixed at Minutia
Mastered at Independent Mastering by Eric Conn and Don Cobb
Photography: Nutan
Design: Dana Arnett for VSA Partners

Jerry Douglas appears courtesy of Slingbar/Koch Records.
Alison Krauss appears courtesy of Rounder Records
Mindy Smith appears courtesy of Vanguard Records, a Welk Music Group company
Dan Tyminski appears courtesy of Rounder Records

Special Thanks:  
To Al Bunetta for thirty five years of advice, direction, and friendship.  Thanks for bringing Gary Paczosa and me together.  Thanks Al.
To Gary Paczosa for bringing all this music alive. Thanks Gary.
To Fiona for putting up with me all these years.  Thanks Honey. 
Also, special thanks to:
       Mitchell Drosin
       David R. Ferguson
       Paul Mulligan
       And all the musicians who played on this recording.

 

This record is dedicated to the memory of Verna Prine and Frank McCready. 

Copyright © 2005 TommyJack Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.

 

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