Andy York: Electric and acoustic guitars, mandolin, banjo, lap steel, bass, keyboards, percussion, backing vocals
Steve Jordan: Drums and Percussion
Willie Weeks: Bass
Miriam Sturm: Violin, keyboards, percussion, backing vocals
Jenn Cristy: Flute, percussion, background vocals, piano, organ, violin
Moe Z: Organ, clavinet, drums, percussion, backing vocals
Pat Peterson: Background vocals
Courtney "PeeWee" Kaiser: Background vocals
Mike Wanchic: Guitar and backing vocals
John Gunnell: Bass
Kenny Childers: Acoustic guitar and background vocals
David Wierhake: Accordion on "Peaceful World" and "In Our Lives"
John Mellencamp: Acoustic and electric guitar 


Producer: John Mellencamp
Engineer: Paul Mahern
Vocals Recorded by: Don Gehman for Rhapsody Productions Inc. and Paul Mahern
Mixed By: Don Gehman for Rhapsody Productions Inc., Paul Mahern and John Mellencamp
Technical Engineer: Mike Stucker
Assistant Engineer: Rick Fettig
Mastered by: Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering Studios; Portland, Maine
Recorded at: Belmont Mall Studio and The Moorings, Islamorada, Florida
Mixed at: Belmont Mall Studio
Recording Dates: 
Belmont Mall Studio: March - June 2001
The Moorings: July and October 2000
Management: Hoffman Entertainment
Booking Agent: CAA
Special thanks to: Hubert, Sabrina and Debbie at The Moorings
Chuck D (Vocal on "Cuttin' Heads") appears courtesy of Slam Jamz Records.
India.Arie (Vocal on "Peaceful World") appears courtesy of Motown Records, A Division of UMG Recording Inc.
Trisha Yearwood (Vocal on "Deep Blue Heart") appears courtesy of MCA Nashville.

Cuttin' Heads

Cuttin' Heads Tracks

  1. Cuttin' Heads
  2. Peaceful World
  3. Deep Blue Heart
  4. Crazy Island
  5. Just Like You
  6. The Same Way I Do
  7. Women Seem
  8. Worn Out Nervous Condition
  9. Shy
  10. In Our Lives