Sunday, March 3, 2013

Sherman Hayes

Latest Post Update: October, 2014.

Sherman Hayes - Vagabonds Roost
Capitol ST-11212 (1973) - US LP

Side One

1 - Tennessee Jack
2 - Pumpkin Patch Mountain
3 - Sweet Music
4 - Slide Up My Shoulder
5 - Jenny

Side Two

6 - Shut My Mouth
7 - Hand Me Down Way Of Life
8 - Don’t Put No Sticks In My Bones
9 - Looks Like The Creek’s Run Dry
10 - Winter’s Just Like Coming Home

Notes: 1) Album does not come with track-by-track musician credits. 2) April, 2013 update - According to web sources, album is going to be reissued on April 25, 2013 by Korean label Big Pink Music in a 24-bit remastered edition CD with no additional bonus tracks. Cat #: Big Pink 249.

Sherman Hayes - Vocals, Guitar
Leland Sklar - Bass
Mike Been - Bass
Jim Gordon - Drums
Ron Tutt - Drums
Ed Greene - Drums (as Ed Green)
Mike Deasy - Guitar
Art Munson - Guitar
Arthur Richards - Guitar
Dean Parks - Guitar
Larry Knechtel - Keyboards
Mike Melvoin - Keyboards
Danny Timms - Keyboards
Jim Horn - Horns
Dick “Slyde” Hyde - Horns (as Slyde Hyde)
Chuck Findley - Horns
Ollie Mitchell - Horns
Jack Kelson - Horns (as Jack Kelso)
Michael Omartian - Accordion (as Michael O’Martian)
Ben Benay - Harmonica
Gary Coleman - Percussion
Venetta Fields - Background Vocals
Clydie King - Background Vocals
Shirley Matthews - Background Vocals
Ron Hicklin - Background Vocals
Tom Bahler - Background Vocals
Gene Morford - Background Vocals

Produced by Jay Senter for Captain Crystal Records

Jim Horn - String Arrangements, Horn Arrangements
David Katz - Concert Master

Buck Herring - Engineer
Wally Duguid - Engineer

Recording Studios:
Sunwest Studios
Trident Studios

John Hoernle - Art Director
David Alexander - Photography
Ignacio Gomez - Illustration

Sherman Hayes

“Vagabonds Roost” - US LP - inner sleeve picture

source/pics: my records
reissue cat #: the web


  1. You can ask you to share this album?
    Please download the album in MP3 format.

    With the upcoming winter holidays you!
    Thank you.

    1. Hi. You may look for the vinyl release or for the Korean CD reissue on Big Pink anywhere on the web. Thanks!