The Grapes band members: Ashley Naylor and Sherry Rich

The Grapes are a collaboration between Ashley Naylor and Sherry Rich.


The Grapes - The Grapes Cover



1.I Won't Cry (4:09)
2.Head Of Blue (3:20)
3.So You Say You Lost Your Baby (2:27)
4.Marmalade (4:20)
5.Radio Grape (1:44)
6.Keith Richards Sneer (4:04)
7.Lovely To Meet You (3:35)
8.Kitty Can (2:51)
9.Ocean Meets The Sun (2:42) /
10.Je M'Apelle (2:44)


the grapes are ashley naylor and sherry rich
For lyrics and juice

all songs produced, performed and penned by the grapes
tracks 1, 2, 9 recorded by craig harnath with cryss assisting at hothouse melbourne
track 3 recorded by tim johnston assisted by gordo at seed studios melbourne
tracks 5, 6, 10 recorded by cal orr with shaun holt assisting at shabtech melbourne
track 4 recorded by ward dotson at his los angeles studio
track 7 recorded by rob earls at vortex nashville
track 8 recorded live at cucumber castle, 20 august 1998

mastering - john ruberto at crystal audio
back cover shot - miriam johnson
inside group shots - shellie tonkin
paintings - goff ricardo
design - empire blue design

all songs written by naylor/rich & published by rubber music publishing / sony music publishing and bmg music pty ltd except
track 3 gene clarke - essex music, admin. by rondor music
track 8 r,m&b gibb - gibb brothers music, admin. by bmg music pty ltd



The Grapes - Western Sun Cover



1.Western Sun (2:40)
2.Step Inside (2:56)
3.Lily Darling (2:36)
4.In The Night Pasture (3:53)
5.The Boy Who Could Not Sleep (3:14)
6.Make It Out Alive (3:42)
7.Interlude (2:36)
8.Ride On Lonely (4:53)
9.Cowboys And Indians (4:03)
10.Mama (Why You Hurt Me) (3:37)
11.The Storm Is Rising (4:58)
12.Brother Don't Cry For Me (3:28)
13.Western Sun (Reprise) (1:24)


All songs written by Ashley Naylor and Sherry Rich
Engineered, mixed and co-produced by James Bellew at Three Monks Studio,
apart from the instrumental Western Sun mixed by Cal Orr at Island Sound.
Mastered by Joseph Carra at Crystal Mastering

Lyric inspiration for In The Night Pasture from a poem by Richard Watson Gilder, 1901
Photograph of the grapes by Shami Kiely
Art direction by Matthew Cotter
Bookings & press by Justin Rudge
Crowdfunding by Justin Naylor



This brief but glowing review is on their website:

Western Sun is sweet dusty music brimming with Beatles Byrds and finger pickin' good guitars. Sad wistful evocative by turns, Naylor and Richs voices harmonise and you feel those great open spaces and frontier towns come alive before your ears!"

- Steve Kilbey, September 2013


The Grapes - Shady Lane cover

Shady Lane (3:58) –