JON ENGLISH
"Beating The Boards"
Released in Australia in 1983 on WEA. Catalog no. ?
Released in Scandinavia in 1983 on Frituna
Catalog number: FRIX-189 (LP) and FKAX-189 (Music cassette)
 
 
 
 
 
 

Side 1
1. I'm a Survivor (Jon English)
2. Turn The Page (Bob Seger)
3. I've Been In Love Before (Jon English)
4. Lay It All Down (Will Jennings/Barry Goldberg)

Side 2
1. The Shining (Jon English/Greg Henson)
2. Josephine (Too Many Secrets) (Jon English/Tim Friese-Green)
3. Lovin' Arms (Tom Jans)
4. You Might Need Somebody (T. Snow/N. O'Byrne)
5. Get Your Love Right (David Martin)

Side 3
1. Words Are Not Enough (Paige/Punch)
2. Beautiful Loser (Bob Seger)
3. Against The Wind/Six Ribbons (Jon English)
4. Hot Town (Wade/Connors)

Side 4
1. Hollywood Seven (Gloria Sklerov/Harry Lloyd)
2. Move Better In the Night (C. Thompson/S. Lange/R. Macintosh)
3. I Can't Turn You Loose (Otis Redding)
4. Every time I Sing A Love Song (Gloria Sklerov/Phyllis Molinary)
 

Scandinavian track listing

Side 1
1. Beating the Boards (A. C. Payne/J. G. Dalglish/P. C. Stretch)
2. Survivor (Jon English)
3. Turn The Page (Bob Seger)
4. I've Been In Love Before (Jon English)
5. Lay It All Down (Will Jennings/Barry Goldberg)

Side 2
1. The Shining (Jon English/Greg Henson)
2. Josephine (Too Many Secrets) (Jon English/Tim Friese-Green)
3. Lovin' Arms (Tom Jans)
4. You Might Need Somebody (T. Snow/N. O'Byrne)
5. Get Your Love Right (David Martin)

Side 3
1. Words Are Not Enough (Paige/Punch)
2. Beautiful Loser (Bob Seger)
3. Against The Wind/Six Ribbons (Jon English)
4. Hot Town (Wade/Connors)

Side 4
1. Hollywood Seven (Gloria Sklerov/Harry Lloyd)
2. Move Better In the Night (C. Thompson/S. Lange/R. Macintosh)
3. I Can't Turn You Loose (Otis Redding)
4. Every time I Sing A Love Song (Gloria Sklerov/Phyllis Molinary)
 

Recorded live at the following performances:
Sydney, Musicians Club, 13 & 14 December, 1981
Melbourne, Myer Music Bowl, 26 February, 1982
Adelaide, Festival Theatre, 14 September, 1981
Perth, Belmont Racecourse, 8 August, 1981
Brisbane, National Hotel, 2 & 3 October, 1981
Newcastle, Civic Theatre, 28 & 29 September, 1981
Canberra, Civic Theatre, 25 September 1981
Oslo, Chateau Neuf, 25 & 26 October, 1981
Copenhagen, Tivoli Gardens, 28 October, 1981

Performed by Jon English and The Foster Brothers:
Jon English - Vocals
John Coker - Bass
Peter Deacon - Keyboards and vocals
Greg Henson - Drums, definately not vocals
John Dallimore - Electric Guitar, Flute and vocals
Keith Kerwin - Electric and Accoustic Guitar and vocals

The Crew:
David Williams - Sound
John Cashion - Lights
Wayne King - Monitors
Jack Frost - Stage
Simon Thomas - Rigger

With special thanks to: Peter Ratcliffe; Colin Baldwin; Mike Lynch at Billy Hydes; Mark Edwards of Rolling Tours Australia; Bob Graham; Alan Yates; Goran "Billy Business" Waltner; Ross Barlow; Graham Newman; Baxter Funt; Phil Manning; Arthur James; Ian O'Dea; Maton Guitars; Graham Ford of Ebony Music; Belinda; Libby (1); Libby (2); Clive Hodges; Chris Kennedy; Prompt Scenery; Ron Blackmore and A. C. T.; Now Studios; Betty May; John Cregan; Carmel; Harry Miller; Trevor Hunt; Stuart Rubin; Jim Murtagh; Frank Stivala; Sam Righi; Sherwyn Dawes and Des Jose; Colin Fawell; Grahame Hutchinson; Harley Metcalf; Jenny at Oz; Jane Robinson; Ian Magan; John Bannister & John Netterbech of Natcar.
Direction: Peter Rix Management
(P) & (C) 1983 Midnight Records Pty. Limited
Marketed in Scandinavia and Finland by Frituna Production AB, Värtav. 15, 115 28 Stockholm

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