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Keep On Keepin' On

New Riders Of The Purple Sage

Initial release : 1989

MU Records

One off release on the MU label (susequently released by Relix). Includes a version of Friend Of The Devil.


  • Keep On Keepin' On (Dawson)
  • Now I Call It Love (Dawson)
  • It's O.K. To Cry (Fuentes/Gauthier/Valentino)
  • Bounty Hunter (Fuentes/Gauthier/Valentino)
  • Barbaric Splendor (New)
  • Senorita (Dawson)
  • Night Of The Living Lonely (Johnson/New)
  • Rancher's Daughter (Dawson)
  • Big Ed (Gauthier)
  • Friend Of The Devil (Dawson / Garcia / Hunter)

New Riders Of The Puple Sage;

  • John Dawson - acoustic guitar, jaw harp, vocals
  • Rusty Gauthier - acoustic guitar, electric 12-string guitar, banjo, dobro, violin, lap steel guitar, vocals
  • Gary Vogenson - electric guitar, background vocals
  • Greg Lagardo - drums
  • Michael White - bass
Backing vocals;
  • Jennifer Hall - vocals
  • Carolyn Gauthier - vocals
  • Jeanette Sartain - vocals
Guest musicians;
  • Boots Hughston
  • Kincaid Miller
  • Ling Valentino
  • Val Fuentes
  • Bill Amatneek
  • Stu Feldman
  • Bing Nathan
  • Bob Black

  • Producer - Boots Hughston
  • Executive producer - Bob Heyman, Boots Hughston
  • Engineer - Ricky Lynd
  • 2nd engineer - Wendy Bardsley
  • Sub engineer - Jamie Bridges
  • Mixing - Boots Hughston, Tom Flye, Bob Missbach, Ricky Lynd
  • Mastering - Doug Sax, Scott Church
  • Cover art - Kelley
  • Extra special thanks to - Ruth Broletti, Pete Slauson (Wizards and Cecil B.), Ricky Lynd, Wendy Bardsley, Mike Ward (Hyde St. Studio), Lindsay Feldman, Barb and Jeff, Bruce Colfin, Keith Buckler, and Joe Healey without whose help this project would not have happened

  • Mixed at Hyde Street Studios, San Francisco

Reissued in November 1992 by Relix 2057.

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Keep On Keepin' On, Bounty Hunter and Rancher's Daughter were included on the compilation;

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