A Taste Of Truth – More Information

1. Speakin’ Of The Angel

Written by Shawn Camp & Jim Rushing
Publisher: EMI Longitude Music, Songs of Universal Inc./BMI

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Additional Acoustic Guitar: Kelly Back
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles

2.  Taste Of The Truth
Written by Rebecca Lynn Howard and Larry Cordle
Publisher: Rebecca Lynn Howard Music(ASCAP)/ Wandachord Music/BMI/Yankee Clipper Music/BMI (Both admin. By EverGreen Copyrights)

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

3.  We’ve Got A Pulse (duet with Trace Adkins)
Written by Jerry Salley & Billy Yates
Publisher: EMI Blackwood Music Inc., Pay The Bill Music, EMI Music Pub./BMI,
Foray Music, Sea Keeper Music/SESAC

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Mike Johnson
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Additional Acoustic Guitar: Kelly Back
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Lead Vocal: Trace Adkins
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

4. Til A Better Memory Comes Along

Written by Eugene Dobbins, Timothy Menzies & Glenn Ray
Publisher: Music City Music/ASCAP, Foray Music / SESAC

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Additional Acoustic Guitar: Kelly Back
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

5. It’s My Lie

Written by Timothy Menzies & Monty Criswell
Publisher: House Of Sea Gayle Music, Wind in My Sails Music/ASCAP, Steel Wheels Music, Blind Mule Music/BMI

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Additional Acoustic Guitar: Kelly Back
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

1. Staying Together – Duet with Rhonda Vincent

Written by Jerry Salley, jr. & Monty Holmes
Publisher: EMI Music Pub./ASCAP, Country Gentleman Music/SESAC

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: James Gordon Freeze
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Additional Acoustic Guitar: Kelly Back
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Lead Vocal: Rhonda Vincent
Harmony Vocal: Dirk Johnson

2. Three Minutes At A Time

Written by Tim Mensey & Keith Stegall
Publisher: EMI Full Keel Music, Blakemore Avenue Music, Brensboy Music/ASCAP,
Universal Music Z Songs/BMI

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Mike Johnson
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

3. Wrong Way To Find Mr. Right

Written by Tim Mensey & Debbie Hupp
Publisher: Music City Music, Debbie Hupp Music, Let There Be Music/ASCAP

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Congas & Percussion: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

4. Use Me Again

Written by Billy Lawson, Curly Putman & Dale Dodson
Publisher: Sony ATV Tree Pub./ASCAP

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Violins & Violas: Gail Rudisill-Johnson
Harmony Vocal: Alison Krauss
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles

Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

Still They Call Me Love

Written by Harley Allen & John Wiggins
Publisher: Coburn Music Inc., Fiddle Stock Music, Notewrite Music/BMI

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: James Gordon Freeze
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Mike Johnson
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

I Know An Ending

Written by Hank Cochran
Publisher: Sony ATV Tree Pub/BMI

Musician Credits
Band Leader, Piano, Wurlitzer, Clavinet & Keyboards: Dirk Johnson
Bass Guitar: David Smith
Drums & Percussion: Robb Tripp
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Electric Guitar: Kelly Back
Acoustic Guitar: Joel Key
Fiddle: Aubrey Haynie
Harmony Vocals: John Wesley Ryles
Harmony Vocals: Liana Manis

A Taste Of The Truth was produced by Dirk Johnson for Dirkworks Productions
Executive Producer: Gene Watson
Orchestrations arranged and performed by Dirk Johnson and Gail Rudisill-Johnson
Recorded by Steve Chandler and Dirk Johnson at Hilltop Studios, Nashville, TN
Additional recording by Dirk Johnson at Dirkworks Studios
Mixed and Mastered by Anthony Johnson at MasterMine, Hendersonville, TN
Production Assistant: CCB

Project Coordinator: Sarah Brosmer
Photography: Darin Back
Photographer Assistant: Lindsey Brosmer
Hair & Makeup: Calene Rader
Design by Lorien Babajian