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Home by Cactus Motel

A full-size scan of the CD cover is available.

Cactus Motel's debut CD features the stunning vocals of Jill Garellick in 8 country-tinged originals and a traditional Javanese tune.

Home contains 9 songs:

Song Title

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No Compromise

178 K 72 K

Think About You

175 K 71 K


162 K 66 K


172 K 69 K

Warung Pojok

169 K 68 K


149 K 60 K

Beyond Redemption

175 K 71 K

You're Right

160 K 64 K

My Love

161 K 65 K

The players:

Jill Garellick
acoustic guitar, vocals, wood block on "Warung Pojok"
Myles Boisen
electric guitars; fretless bass on "My Love", tambourine on "Warung Pojok", piano on "You're Right" (Myles also played on Splatter's Fistful of Dewey and engineered the Potato Eaters' Wreckless.)
Peter Garellick
bass, backing vocals
Gino Robair
drums, percussion, mandolin on "Warung Pojok" (Gino also played on Splatter's Fistful of Dewey and the Potato Eaters' Wreckless.)

Guest players:

Kristina Perry
moody accordion on "My Love"
David Phillips
pedal steel guitar on "Beyond Redemption" (David also played on the Potato Eaters' Wreckless.)

The liner notes:

Produced by Myles Boisen

Engineered by Steve Horowitz at Emeryville Recording Co.

"My Love" engineered by Joshua Heller at Guerilla Euphonics

Mastered by Ed Herrmann at Garuda Records

All songs by J. Garellick/Tears for Ink Music (BMI) © 1994 (Except "Warung Pojok" - traditional)

Thanks to Kristina, Emily, Mr. Rogers, Kristi at Racer, ET, Mike Shaw, Randy Rood, David Shamrock, Joshua, and especially Steve for his expertise and endurance.

Photos by Kristina Perry, Road photo by Eurydice Thomas

Cover design by Elania Nanopoulos

"Crybaby walks the tiny plank, negates regret with a last breathless jump SPLASH" -- MB

Complete lyrics have been uploaded with the songwriters' permission. A highly subjective listening guide is also available, giving you a little more background on the songs and the sound files created from them.

More information is available about Cactus Motel.

This page was last updated on March 3, 2004 by Kristi Wachter.