Steve Bassett records "Healing Thing"
Steve Bassett, one of the finest singers and keyboard players ever, recorded his version of Andreas Werner’s “Healing Thing”. The song is published by Crazy Chester Music (BMI) and will be on Steve Bassett’s upcoming album. The song is about the healing power of music.
Demo sessions for Tiven/Werner compositions
Jon Tiven and Andreas Werner demoed several of their more recent compositions at Tiven’s Hormone Studio in Nashville TN. The recordings feature Jon Tiven on various instruments, Sally Tiven on bass, Andreas Werner on guitar and several all-star drummers. Songs recorded include “Two Women Blues”, “Please Don’t Embarrass Me (After I’m Gone)”, “Best Laid Plans”, “Late Night Creeper” and “Stop The Clock” as well as “Rat Race” (co-written with Beach Boys collaborator Stephen Kalinich) and “New Beginnings & Happy Endings” (co-written with Malcolm Bruce) on which Malcolm Bruce sings and plays several instruments. All songs are co-published by Crazy Chester Music (BMI).
Willie Jones records "Don't Mean A Damn To Me"
Legendary Detroit soul singer Willie Jones recorded his version of the song “Don’t Mean A Damn To Me” for his upcoming album at producer Jon Tiven‘s studio in Nashville. “Don’t Mean A Damn To Me” was written by Willie Jones, Jon Tiven and Andreas Werner and is co-published by Crazy Chester Music(BMI). Willie is a featured singer on Steve Cropper’s recent album “Dedicated” and his career started more than 50 years ago as a member of the Royal Jokers.