Johnny Diesel and the Injectors

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Johnny Diesel and the Injectors
Johnny Diesel and the Injectors album cover.jpg
Studio album by Johnny Diesel and the Injectors
Released March 1989
Recorded Ardent Studio and Alpha Sound, Memphis, Tennessee; August 1988 - September 1988
Genre Hard rock
Length 52:27
Label Chrysalis
Producer Terry Manning
Johnny Diesel and the Injectors chronology
Johnny Diesel and the Injectors
(1989)
Live In London
(1989)

Johnny Diesel and The Injectors is the eponymous debut album by Australian rock band Johnny Diesel and the Injectors, originally released in 1989. The album peaked at number 2 in Australia and won two ARIA Music Awards.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Lookin' for Love" (Mark Denis Lizotte) (3:32)
  2. "Parisienne Hotel" (4:03)
  3. "Cry In Shame" (Lizotte) (4:45)
  4. "Comin' Home" (4:37)
  5. "Since I Fell for You" (Buddy Johnson) (5:38)
  6. "Don't Need Love" (Lizotte) (4:16)
  7. "Burn" (5:43)
  8. "Soul Revival" (Lizotte) (4:32)
  9. "Fire Without a Flame" (Lizotte) (4:20)
  10. "Get Ya Love" (Lizotte) (3:29)
  11. "Never Last" (Lizotte) (3:33)
  12. "Thang II" (Lizotte) (6:14)

Chart performance[edit]

Weekly Performance[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak position
Australian Albums Chart 2

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1989) Position
ARIA Albums Chart[1] 7

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Australia (ARIA)[2] 2× Platinum 140,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

Awards[edit]

Year Category Nominated work Result
ARIA Music Awards of 1989 Breakthrough Single "Don't Need Love" Nominated
Best New Talent Johnny Diesel and the Injectors Won
ARIA Music Awards of 1990 Breakthrough album Johnny Diesel and the Injectors Nominated
Highest Selling Album Johnny Diesel and the Injectors Won
Best Group Johnny Diesel and the Injectors Nominated

Singles[edit]

  • "Don't Need Love" (1988) (#10 in Australia)
  • "Soul Revival" (1989) (#9 in Australia)
  • "Cry in Shame" (1989) (#10 in Australia)
  • "Lookin' for Love" (1989) (#28 in Australia)
  • "Since I Fell for You" (1989) (#79 in Australia)

Personnel[edit]

  • Produced, recorded, engineered and mixed by Terry Manning
  • Mastered by: Bob Ludwig at Masterdisk.
  • Tracks arranged by: Terry Manning, Brent Eccles and JD & Injectors.
  • Photography: Brian Hagiwara, David Heffernan.
  • Art Direction: Peter Corriston.
  • Thanks: Among others thanks to Chris Collie, Jamie Manifis, George Dahlstrom, Jim & Jane Barnes, Brian Lizotte.
  • Musicians: Johnny Diesel (vocals, guitar); Bernie Bremond (saxes, backing vocals); Yak Sherrit (drums); Johnny 'Tatt' Dalzell (bass) and the 'F A Horns' (Johnny Diesel, Bernie Bremond & Terry Manning)

VHS[edit]

Johnny Diesel and the Injectors
Johnny Diesel and the Injectors VHS.jpg
Video by Johnny Diesel and the Injectors
Released 1989
Genre Rock music
Label Chrysalis Records, Festival Video
Producer Paul Elliott, Kimble Rendall
Johnny Diesel and the Injectors chronology
Johnny Diesel and the Injectors
(1989)
Hepfidelity and More
(1993)

"Johnny Diesel and the Injectors" is a VHS released by Chrysalis Records, Festival Video in 1989, featuring 4 video clips from Johnny Diesel and the Injectors.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Lookin' For Love
  2. Soul Revival
  3. Cry In Shame
  4. Don't Need Love
  5. Thang I

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ARIA Top 100 Albums 1989". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 25 March 2016. 
  2. ^ "ARIA Top 100 Albums 1989". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 25 March 2016.