Another Grey Area

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Another Grey Area
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Studio album by Graham Parker
Released March 15, 1982
Recorded Record Plant, New York City
Genre Rock
Label RCA (UK & Europe)
Arista (USA & Canada)
Vertigo (New Zealand)
Producer Jack Douglas, Graham Parker
Graham Parker chronology
The Up Escalator
(1980)
Another Grey Area
(1982)
The Real Macaw
(1983)

Another Grey Area is a 1982 album by Graham Parker - his first solo album without the backing of his regular band, the Rumour - and was released on the Arista Records label. It was produced by Jack Douglas and Graham Parker. The album features Nicky Hopkins on acoustic piano.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Graham Parker

LP side 1

  1. "Temporary Beauty" - 3:54
  2. "Another Grey Area" - 3:01
  3. "No More Excuses" - 4:31
  4. "Dark Side of the Bright Lights" - 3:38
  5. "Can't Waste a Minute" - 3:30
  6. "Big Fat Zero" - 2:47

LP side 2

  1. "You Hit the Spot" - 3:31
  2. "It's All Worth Nothing Alone" - 4:05
  3. "Crying for Attention" - 4:07
  4. "Thankless Task" - 4:13
  5. "Fear Not" - 3:30

Personnel[edit]

  • Graham Parker – vocals, electric and acoustic guitars
  • Nicky Hopkins – acoustic Piano
  • George Small – keyboards, ondioline
  • Hugh McCracken – electric guitars, harmonica
  • David Brown – electric guitars
  • Doug Stegmeyer – bass
  • Michael Braun – drums
  • Kurt McGettric – flute, baritone saxophone
  • Jim Clouse – saxophones
  • Paul Prestopino – banjo
  • Jack Douglas – percussion
  • Krystal Davis, Karen Lawrence, Eric Troyer, Fred Hostetler – backing Vocals

Source: Graham Parker "Another Grey Area" album cover