- Released: October 1, 1996
- Label: Compass Records
Musician - 3/97, pp.93-94
"...an unassuming yet virtuosic guitar style...a soulful, slightly raspy vocal delivery...great songwriting talent....warm, intimate, and assured. The guy knows what he's doing, and it's a pleasure to be in on it."
- 1.Satellite Sky
- 2.My Life of Crime
- 4.Depending on Gravity
- 6.GranDDaDDy Blew the Whistle
- 7.Absalom, Absalom
- 8.This Ain't Love
- 9.Affectionate Girl
- 10.No Big Deal
- 11.Hold to That Heart
- 12.You Move Me
- 13.Love's Gonna Carry Me Home
Personnel includes: Pierce Pettis (vocals, guitar).
Personnel: Pierce Pettis (vocals, guitar, percussion, background vocals); Derri Daugherty (electric guitar); David Webb (keyboards); Steve Hindalong (drums, percussion); David Miner, Sally Barris, Kate Miner, Leslie Tucker (background vocals).
Audio Mixer: Jim Wirt.
Recording information: Fourth Street Studios, Santa Monica, CA; Neverland, Nashville, TN; Polygram's Champagne Sound Studio, Nashville, TN.
Photographer: Tony Baker .
Produced by David Miner, Making Light has a somewhat more polished surface than Pierce Pettis' previous albums, yet that doesn't diminish the quiet power of his songs. ~ Thom Owens