Who Did What on Jon Strider New Sky Records releases: Album by Album (starting from the present)

This page is a page in progress. It goes backwards in time and will take time to assemble. A Super Big Special THANKS goes out to all the contributors on these projects!
Listen/stream/buy all the following songs and albums at www.jonstrider.bandcamp.com (scroll to the bottom of this page for a link to Bandcamp)

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SOUL REUNION
CD & digital release: November 11, 2016
Label: New Sky Records
Artist: Jon Strider
Produced & Arranged by Jon Strider
Recorded & Mixed by Emil Isaksson, Associate Producer
at Studio Möllan, Malmö, Sweden
Mastered by Paul Mahern at Mahern Audio (USA)
Musicians: Skip Edwards (Hammond Organ);, Mariam Ucharu (background vocals);, Maciej Szymczynski (bass); Rasmus Svensson (drums); Emil Isaksson (percussion); Mikael Gökinan (electric guitar); Tim Carlstedt (electric guitar); Jon Strider : lead vocals, piano, additional keyboards, (lead guitar on "Hallelujah Heartache"); Andreas Baro (alto sax); Erik Röner (French Horn); Håkan Guttörmsen (trumpet), Robert Neven (tenor sax)
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BIG BLIND SPOT
digital release: February 2, 2015
Artist & Songwriter: Jon Strider
Produced by Jon Strider & Andreas Zäta Eriksson
Label: New Sky Records
Musicians: Laszlo Dancs: bass / Jon Strider: vocals, keyboards /
Andreas Zäta Eriksson: drums, guitars
Mastered by Paul Mahern at Mahern Audio (USA)
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ROAD KILL / WORKIN' GIRL (CD)
(double-A sided single)
ARTIST: JON STRIDER
LABEL: NEW SKY RECORDS (catalog number: NS1013)
RELEASE DATE: JANUARY 2013
PRODUCED & ARRANGED BY: Jon Strider
RECORDED & MIXED BY:
Emil Isaksson, associate producer Studio Möllan (Sweden) SONGWRITERS: Jon Strider ("Road Kill"); Jon Strider with Malin Delen ("Workin' Girl")
MUSICIANS: Pelle Jernryd - Electric & Acoustic Guitars including slide and lapsteel; Jon Strider - Lead vocals, keyboards; Maciej Szymczynski (bass); Rasmus Svensson (drums); Additional electric guitar & percussion: Emil Isaksson; Additional electric guitar: Patrick Ohlsson; Background vocals: Johanna Tham, Jon Strider, Anders Norman.
Background vocal arrangements: Jon Strider
MASTERED BY: Paul Mahern / Mahern Audio (USA)
PHOTOGRAPHY: Mattias Hildingh
COVER ARTISTIC DIRECTION: Trooper
COVER GRAPHIC DESIGN: Tony Wiren

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CD: FRESH TRACKS
ARTIST: JON STRIDER
LABEL: NEW SKY RECORDS (catalog #: NS1009)
RELEASE DATE: FEBRUARY 2010
PRODUCERS: Amir Aly (Tracks #1 and #2); Jon Strider (Tracks #3 through 10)
Recorded & Mixed by:
Amir Aly (Tracks #1 and #2) at YLA Studio, Sweden
Emil Isaksson, associate producer (Tracks #3,4,5,7,8,9,10) at Studio Möllan, Sweden
Jon Strider (Track #6) at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, USA
Background Vocal & Horn arrangements: Jon Strider

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CD: MEET theOfferingband
ARTIST: to B Ensemble (formerly known as theOfferingband)
LABEL: NEW SKY RECORDS (catalog : NS-1007)
RELEASE DATE: 2008
PRODUCER: JON STRIDER
RECORDED BY MARLON TEPEDINO at Cool Groove Studios (additional recording by Jon Strider at Pacific Songworks)
MIXED BY MARLON TEPEDINO with Jon Strider
SONGWRITERS: VERA RENELLA & JON STRIDER
MUSICIANS:
All Songs:
Vera Renella: vocals
Jon Strider: guitar, keyboards, vocals
Marlon Tepedino: percussion, (Lead guitar solo in the outro of "Living Fire")

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CD: WHITE WINGS
ARTIST: JON STRIDER
LABEL: NEW SKY RECORDS (catalog #: NS1005)
RELEASE DATE: 2006
PRODUCER: JON STRIDER
RECORDED & MIXED AT YLA STUDIOS, Sweden BY AMIR ALY

MUSICIANS:
AMIR ALY: Bass, Drum Loops, Electric Guitar, Slide Guitar and Atmospheric Electric Guitar Sweeps on all songs.
THOMAS GRÜN: altered traditional drum set on several tracks
DISA RENELLA: Backing vocals on Chorus of 'Elvis Angel' (Tr. 5)
VERA RENELLA: Featured vocalist in bridge of instrumental track 'Flight' (Track 11)
Backround vocalist on Tracks 3,4,6,8,9,10.
BG SAHLIN: acoustic guitar (right channel) (all tracks except "Coming Alive")
JON STRIDER lead vocals / male backround vocals / acoustic guitar (left channel--all tracks -including 'Coming Alive') / keyboards & synths / "bass-organ solo" on "Best of Both Worlds" / tambourine
MARLON TEPEDINO: Percussion

WHITE WINGS' SONGWRITERS:
At The Way Station (Strider/Getz)
In My Vera's Eyes (Strider)
We Got Faith (Strider/Getz)
White Wings (Strider/Bloom)
Elvis Angel (Strider/Bloom)
Walk Into The Light (Strider)
Best Of Both Worlds (Strider/Granda)
Healing Power (Strider/Bloom)
Coming Alive (Strider)
Peace (Strider)
Flight (Strider/Bloom)

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CD: 2000 CALLING
ARTIST: JON STRIDER
LABEL: NEW SKY RECORDS (catalog #: NS1003)
RELEASE DATE: 2000
PRODUCED, ARRANGED AND RECORDED BY JON STRIDER at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
MIXED BY BRIAN SOUCY

MUSICIANS:
2000 CALLING (track 1)
(Strider/Posner)
Tom Conway: electric Guitar
John Fitzgerald: percussion
Pete Fausone: drums
Jon Strider: vocals, piano, acoustic guitar, synth bass

THE DAY THEY KILLED JO(H)N (track 2)
(Strider)
Taras Prodaniuk: bass
David Raven: drums
Jon Strider: vocals, acoustic guitar
Edward Tree: electric guitar

TREASURE ISLAND (track 3)
(Strider/Getz)
Tom Conway: Spanish nylon string guitar
Pete Fausone: drums
Taras Prodaniuk: bass
Dean Rohan: the "egg" percussion
Jon Strider: vocals, piano

POINT OF NO RETURN (track 4)
(Strider/Getz)
Pete Fausone: drums
Jon Strider: vocals, organ, acoustic guitar
Edward Tree: electric guitar*
(*The electric guitar credit was not correct in the original CD release's booklet. This sets it right.)

GERONIMO (track 5)
(Strider/Getz)
Robby Carlos: "Oahu" guitar
Tom Conway: Spanish nylon string guitar, bass
Martin Espino: Native North American Plains Flute, Coccoons
Jon Strider: vocals, piano, acoustic guitar, additional bass

WAITIN' ON SELMA (track 6)
(Strider/Bloom)
Taras Prodaniuk: bass
David Raven: drums
Jon Strider: vocals, acoustic guitar
Billy Watts: electric guitar

LITTLE NAPOLEON (track 7)
(Strider)
Chuck Johnson with Jon Strider: "kitchen" percussion
Armand Sabal-Lecco: bass
Jon Strider: lead vocal, keyboards, electric guitar
Backround Singers:
Laura Ahlstrand, Sandy Griffith, Skyler Jett, Claytoven Richardson

THE CAR WAS KING (track 8)
(Strider)
Robbie Carlos: lap steel guitar
Kenny Gradney: bass
Jon Strider: vocals, piano, acoustic guitar

BIG QUAKE (track 9)
(Strider/Getz)
Corky James: electric guitars
Jon Strider: vocals, synthesizers, drum loops

WE ARE STILL THE SAME* (track 10)
(Strider/Jiang)
Jon Strider: vocals, Steinway acoustic piano
(*Recorded by Hugh James at Backyard Studios, Los Angeles)

BRAND NEW WORLD (track 11)
(Strider)
Tom Conway: Spanish nylon string guitar
John Fitzgerald: percussion
Jon Strider: vocals, keyboards, bass, (additional acoustic steel string guitar)

All songs programming on '2000 Calling' CD: Jon Strider

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CD: KINDRED WAY VOLUME 2
ARTIST: JON STRIDER
RELEASE DATE : 1994
RECORDED, ARRANGED & PRODUCED BY JON STRIDER at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
MIXED (and additional recording where indicated) BY RICHARD KAPLAN with Chuck Johnson at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, California
MUSICIANS:
Billy Block : drums
Taras Prodaniuk : bass
Steve Chrismar : electric & acoustic guitars
Jon Strider : vocals, keyboards, acoustic guitar
Backround Singers:
Laura Ahlstrand, Sandy Griffith, Skyler Jett, Claytoven Richardson

On 'KINDRED WAY VOL. 2"
All songs written by Jon Strider & Walter Burch
except "Little Napoleon" (Strider):
Memory Train / Shut Up & Eat Your Grits / Oh Daddy / Give Us These Things / Straight Talkin' Machinery / The Sound of Creation / Little Napoleon / Close Your Eyes / If People Ask

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CD: STRIDER...Steps Out
ARTIST: JON STRIDER
LABEL: NEW SKY RECORDS (catalog # NS-1001)
RELEASE DATE: 1990
PRODUCER: JON STRIDER
RECORDED & MIXED BY PETE FAUSONE, LOS ANGELES, CA
Guitar: Corky James
Drums: Pete Fausone
Vocals, programming, keyboards & synths, and guitar solo on "Private Hell": Jon Strider

Songs on 'STRIDER...steps out':
Secret City (Jon Strider)
Big Quake (Jon Strider/Jane Getz)
Private Hell (Jon Strider)
Never Let Them See You Cry (Jon Strider/ Kim Fowley)
Say It To Me (Jon Strider)
Marry For Money (Jon Strider)
Share-Y-Anne (Jon Strider/Richard Freeze)
No More Heroes (Jon Strider)
Open Up Your Heart (Jon Strider)



Did you know that...
Jon Strider released his 8th solo album, SOUL REUNION, on November 11, 2016 at Syltan Kök & Pub, Malmö, Sweden. The songs on the album are: Loves Me To Life, Your Place Or Mine, Love Is Real, Hallelujah Heartache, Southern Sun, True To You, When Someone Throws Your Love Away, Distance Do Me Good and Strong In Spirit.

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From October 2012 Road Kill-Workin Girl' - Photo credit: Mattias Hildingh