...Waiting on You

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...Waiting on You
Outside WOY.jpg
L–R: Dave Sheen, Jonathan Kelly, Trevor Williams, Snowy White
Studio album by Jonathan Kelly's Outside
Released 15 February 1974
Recorded Spring 1973 (Island Studio 2)
Genre Folk rock
Length48:31
Label RCA
Producer Jonathan Kelly
Singles from "...Waiting on You"
  1. ""...Waiting on You" b/w "Outside""
    Released: 1974, RCA LPBO 5030
Jonathan Kelly chronology
Wait 'til They Change the Backdrop
(1973)
...Waiting on You
(1974)
Two Days in Winter
(1975)

...Waiting on You was the only album released by the British folk rock band Jonathan Kelly's Outside. The album was released in 1974.

Folk rock is a hybrid music genre combining elements of folk music and rock music, which arose in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom in the mid-1960s. In the U.S., folk rock emerged from the folk music revival and the influence that the Beatles and other British Invasion bands had on members of that movement. Performers such as Bob Dylan and the Byrds—several of whose members had earlier played in folk ensembles—attempted to blend the sounds of rock with their preexisting folk repertoire, adopting the use of electric instrumentation and drums in a way previously discouraged in the U.S. folk community. The term "folk rock" was initially used in the U.S. music press in June 1965 to describe the Byrds' music.

1974 in music Overview of the events of 1974 in music

List of notable events in music that took place in the year 1974.

Contents

Track listing

All songs by Jonathan Kelly

  1. "Misery" – 6:25
  2. "Making It Lonely" – 4:55
  3. "Tempest" – 6:21
  4. "Sensation Street" – 6:00
  5. "Great Northern Railroad" – 8:00
  6. "I'll Never Find Another Love" – 4:22
  7. "Yesterday's Promises" – 3:53
  8. "Tell Me People" – 8:42

Personnel

Jonathan Kelly is an Irish folk rock singer-songwriter, who has enjoyed a varied career in music, playing with many musicians and groups, including Eric Clapton and Tim Staffell. He formed Jonathan Kelly's Outside in 1973.

Guitar fretted string instrument

The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings. It is typically played with both hands by strumming or plucking the strings with either a guitar pick or the finger(s)/fingernails of one hand, while simultaneously fretting with the fingers of the other hand. The sound of the vibrating strings is projected either acoustically, by means of the hollow chamber of the guitar, or through an electrical amplifier and a speaker.

Piano musical instrument

The piano is an acoustic, stringed musical instrument invented in Italy by Bartolomeo Cristofori around the year 1700, in which the strings are struck by hammers. It is played using a keyboard, which is a row of keys that the performer presses down or strikes with the fingers and thumbs of both hands to cause the hammers to strike the strings.

Production

Timothy John Staffell is an English rock musician, visual artist, model maker and designer. He was a member of Smile, a band which included guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor. Upon Staffell's departure, Smile were joined by Freddie Mercury and John Deacon to form the band Queen.


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