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North America

the Irish Rovers

The Irish Rovers: The Rovers
Wasn't That A Party

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  • The Rovers
    • 1980 - Attic LAT 1095 LP — Canada
    • 2009 - Attic (Unidisc) ATM-1095 CD
  • Wasn't That A Party
    • 1980 - EPIC JE 37107 LP — USA
  • Side One
    1. Mexican Girl (Chris Norman & Pete Spencer)
    2. Yo Yo Man (Marty Cooper & Rick Cunha )
    3. Tara (Jud Strunk)
    4. Matchstick Men (Michael Coleman & Brian Burke)
    5. Pheasant Plucker's Son (John B. Taylor)
  • Side Two
    1. Wasn't That A Party (Tom Paxton)
    2. Fireflyte (Bonnie Murray)
    3. Movie Cowboys (George Millar) / Happy Trails To You (Dale Evans)
    4. Victory Chimes (Jud Strunk)
    5. Here's To The Horses (Rory Bourke, Gene Dobbins & Hugh Moffat)

  • The Irish Rovers
    • George Millar
    • Jimmy Ferguson
    • Joe Millar
    • Will Millar
    • Wicil McDowell
  • Musicians
    • Peter Clarke: bass
    • Daryl Burgess: drums, percussion
    • David Sinclair: electric guitar
    • Doug Riley: piano
    • Steve Kennedy: tenor saxophone
    • Brian Leonard: marimba, glocken spiel, horses hooves
    • Ian Thomas (courtesy of Anthem Records) and Robert Armes: back up vocals
  • Credits
    • Produced by Jack Richardson for JAR Productions
    • Recorded at Pinewood Studios, Vancouver and Soundstage, Toronto
    • Mixed at Soundstage, Toronto
    • Recording Engineer: David Greene
    • Assistant Engineers: Ringo Hrycyna & Allan Perkins
    • Vancouver Strings and horns arranged by Allan MacMillan
    • Photograph by Joseph Lederer