Monte Nordstrom

Songs and Stories of People and Places







Eclectic semi-acoustic Canadiana. A potpourri of CBC-friendly originals...
In a fit of avuncular nepotism, Monte Nordstrom introduces the lead guitar talents of nephew Kelly. Many special guests include Dave Allen (The Mahones) on fiddle.

Written by Monte Nordstrom (except * by Monte & Kelly Nordstrom)
Produced & Engineered by Monte & Kelly Nordstrom for Helicon Productions.
Mastered at Media Magic, Victoria, BC.
Cover Art by Nenia Schimke
Logo by Monte Nordstrom
Photography by Marlene Dayman at "Stills".
Layout by Kathy Williams
Manufactured by Pacific North - Made in Canada

Special thanks to Rick Woollam, Barry Newman, Dave Spinks at Duncan Music, Lucy, MaryAnn, Vanessa & Mo, Denny Williams, Jeremy Sagar, Paul Ruszel, Andy Ruszel, Nic Leitch, Longevity John, John Law, The Brigantine Inn, The Arlington Inn and Asta Pasta Restaurant

Monte Nordstrom: Vocals, Godin Multiac Nylon String Guitar & GR1 Synth, Bass, Piano on "Sparky's Blues", Harmonica, Mandolin & Bells
Kelly Nordstrom: Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar (Arrangement on "Crisis Line")
Donny McGillivray on Drums
Special Guests:
Bill Winter: Keyboards & Accordian
Rick Woollam: Harmonica on "Never Take the Mountains"
Paul & Andy Ruszel: Chorus on "Doubloon & the Stranger"
Dave Spinks & Nikki Nilsson: vocals on "Street So Mean"
MaryAnn Nordstrom: Tambourine on "Northstream"
Dave Allen: Fiddle on "Doubloon & the Stranger"

1. House of Wood
2. On & On We Go
3. Ghosts on a Halfmoon Night
4. North All Night
5. Sparky's Blues 
6. Crisis Line
7. Never Take the Mountains
8. Northstream
9. Even Whale Songs Change
10. Street So Mean
11. Doubloon & the Stranger
12. Xmas in Todos Santos