Off the Shelf | ZoDog Records | 2000
This is a compilation of song demos that John recorded for EMI and Famous Music Publishing Companies recorded in the late 90’s and early 2000’s. Leans more towards country rock and stone country music with some blues influences.
“Love working with John. Very soulful musician and songwriter. Do yourself a favor and check out his records”
(James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, Warren Zevon)
“Done a lot of gigs and sessions with JB over the years. John’s a triple threat. A gifted singer, songwriter and picker. One of the best.”
(Member of Neil Young’s The International Harvesters, Steve Winwood, Dwight Yoakam)
Musicians on this recording and a few of their career credits:
John Bunzow: Co-Producer, Vocals and Guitars.
Brian David Willis: Co-Producer.
Chad Cromwell: Drums (Neil Young, Mark Knopfler).
Greg Morrow: Drums (Pat McLaughlin).
Larry Marrs: Bass (Marty Stuart).
Richard Bennett: Guitars (Steve Earle, Mark Knopfler).
Dan Dugmore: Pedal Steel Guitar (James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, Warren Zevon, Glenn Frey).
Anthony Crawford: Background Vocals (Neil Young, Steve Winwood, Dwight Yoakam).
Gary Ogan: Harmony Vocals (Leon Russell).
Tammy Rogers: Strings (Steeldrivers, Patty Loveless).
Allison Moorer: Background Vocals (Steve Earle, Shelby Lynne).
Pat Bergeson: Harps (Chet Atkins, Lyle Lovett, Wynonna).
All songs written by John Bunzow except Spark by John Bunzow & Nathan Meckel, How Far Is Crazy From Here by John Bunzow & Sheila Stephen and Mem'ry Is My Enemy by John Bunzow & Tammy Rogers King.