Willis (album)

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Willis
Pietasters-Willis.jpg
Studio album by The Pietasters
Released October 7, 1997
Recorded Cherokee Recording Studio
West Beach Recorders
Genre Ska/soul
Length 45:58
Label Hellcat
Producer Brett Gurewitz
The Pietasters chronology
Strapped Live!
(1996)
Willis
(1997)
Awesome Mix Tape vol. 6
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Willis is the third album by the ska/soul band The Pietasters. It was released in 1997 (see 1997 in music) This album was released during the mid- to late-1990s ska explosion, and reached 44 on the Heatseekers chart, a record for the Pietasters.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Crazy Monkey Woman" (Eckhardt/Goodin/Jackson) – 2:38
  2. "Out All Night" (Eckhardt/Gurewitz/Linares) – 3:16
  3. "Ocean" (Eckhardt/Goodin/Jackson) – 3:38
  4. "Fat Sack" (Eckhardt/Goodin/Jackson) – 2:40
  5. "Stone Feeling" (Eckhardt/Linares) – 4:06
  6. "Higher" (Eckhardt/Goodin/Jackson) – 4:45
  7. "Time Won't Let Me" (Tom King/Chet Kelly) – 3:06
  8. "Without You" (The Pietasters) – 3:23
  9. "Crime" (Eckhardt) – 5:02
  10. "Quicksand" (H. Lewis/K. Lewis) – 2:46
  11. "Bitter" (Eckhardt/Goodin/Jackson) – 3:53
  12. "New Breed" (Jimmy Easter) – 2:59
  13. "Moment" (Eckhardt/Goodin/Jackson) – 3:45

Personnel[edit]

  • Stephen Jackson - vocals
  • Tom Goodin - guitar
  • Todd Eckhardt - bass guitar
  • Rob Steward - drums
  • Alan Makranczy - saxophone, backing vocals
  • Jeremy Roberts - trombone, backing vocals
  • Toby Hansen - trumpet
  • DJ Selah - additional vocals on track 4
  • Caroline Boutwell - farfisa
  • Dave Pinkert - Hammond, B-3, Wurlitzer electric piano
  • Andy Kaulkin - piano
  • Carlos Linares - additional trumpet on track 7, creative consultant
  • Brett Gurewitz - producer, engineer
  • Don Cameron - assistant producer
  • Paul Dugre - assistant producer
  • Joe Breuer - assistant producer
  • Paul Naguua - assistant producer
  • Maurice Iragorri - assistant producer
  • Milton Chan - assistant producer

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