Spare Parts/Sharon'SISTER vocalist Maureen Leeson's 2002 solo debut album featuring the help from her friends including members of Harem Scarem, Red Rider, Soho 69 and Randy Bachman
released November 25, 2013
Executive Producers: Jaimie Vernon & Jim Hoeck
Produced by: Creighton Doane
Mixed by: Harold Hess at Vespa Studios, Toronto, ON
Mastered by: John D.S. Adams at Stonehouse Sound, Toronto, ON
Drums recorded at Vespa Studios by Harold Hess
Additional recording by: Kyle Gudmundson at Phantom Studios, Toronto, ON
Pre-production at Jelly
Arrangements by: Creighton Doane
Maureen Leeson: Vocals and backing vocals
Creighton Doane: Drums, loops, programming, additional guitars, backing vocals and piano
Mike Borkosky: Accoustic, electric and lead guitars: bass
Pete Lesperance: Electric and lead guitars on ³I Wanna Know² and ³Coming Back For More²
Jeff Jones: Bass guitars on ³Heaven and Earth² and ³Oh, Darlin²
The Doane Philharmonic: Strings
Additional sounds by Goldfish Music
Photos: Bonny Morgan
Layout and Design: Jaimie Vernon for Bullseye
Mike Borkosky uses Gibson guitars and Dean Markley strings.
Pete Lesperance plays Caparison Guitars.
Thanks to Wells Custom Drums ,Sabian, Rimshot and Mountain Rytthym percussion
Musicians and Co-horts in the production of this CD:
Many, many, too innumerable to mention, thanks to Creighton Doane, my guru and guide: this is your CD every bit as much as mine and I'll never be able to thank you enough for all of your enthusiasm, energy, awesome talent, friendship and wonderful "feel the love" working environment. I learned so much from you - I'll never forget this experience!! You The Man!!
To the wonderfully talented musicians: Creighton (again), Mike B., Jeff J., Pete L. - thank you for your considerable and amazing contributions to the songs - you made them what they are and I am grateful beyond belief.
To John Boswell, Melanie Doane, Randy Bachman, Jen Foster and yes, Creighton, once more - thank you for the writing contributions and allowing me to interpret your songs in my own way. I have learned a great deal from you all.
To Jaimie, Sharon, Lisa and Jim at Bullseye Records: you made my dream come true and I'll always be thankful and in your debt.
A special thanks to Bonny Morgan for her great photographic eye and makin me look purdy!!
Family, Friends and General Life Co-horts:
To Mom, Dad, Baba, Kathleen, Jeff, Marlene, Brianna, Nichelle, Riley and Danielle - my family, the best anywhere, anyway, and anyhow. Your continued love, support, and understanding is essential to my very existence. I love you all!!
To my longtime, supportive and incredible friends, in no particular order: Nancy & Ed; Kathryn & Kevin; Mark G; Marie, Stuart and Andrew; Connie, Chris, Danielle and Ethan; Michelle D; Catherine B; Darren W; Brian G; Glenn B; Uschi; Mary T; Stacey & Judy; Marina E;
Since 1985 Bullseye artists have included Goddo, Klaatu, Guess Who, Brave Belt, Moxy, The Kings, Harem Scarem, Killer
Dwarfs, Santers, Honeymoon Suite, Jeff Jones, Tom Hooper, Dave Rave, Florida Razors, Brutus, Bob Segarini, Swedish Fish, Terry Draper, Dee Long, Michael White, Ian Anderson, Leo Sayer, Glen That Canadian Guy Foster, John Boswell, David Quinton, Wild T & The Spirit, Ronnie Hawkins....more