30/11/2014

Jo Mama "J Is For Jump" (1971)



Label : Atlantic Recording Corporation


01 - Keep On Truckin’ (Danny Kortchmar)
02 - Back On The Street Again (Carole King & Gerry Goffin)
03 - Smack Water Jack (Danny Kortchmar)
04 - If I Had A Billion Dollars (Danny Kortchmar)
05 - My Long Time (Danny Kortchmar)
06 - When The Lights Are Way Down Low (Mac Rebennack)
07 - Love Is Blind (Danny Kortchmar)
08 - 3 A.M. In L.A. (Danny Kortchmar)
09 - Sweet And Slow (Al Dubin & Harry Warren)
10 - Have You Ever Been To Pittsburgh (D. Simon)
11 - Sho’Bout To Drive Me Wild (Alvin Robinson, Jessie Hill, Mac Rebennack & King Floyd)


Produced by Tom Dowd & Albhy Galuten
Recorded at Atlantic South Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, Florida
Engineers : Ron Albert & Howard Albert


Jo Mama :

Danny Kortchmar : Guitar, Conga & Vocals 
Charles Larkey : Bass 
Joel Bishop O’Brien : Drums & Vibes 
Ralph Schuckett : Keyboards & Vocals 
Abigale Haness : Vocals


Background vocals : Carole King & Abigale Haness

Jo Mama "Jo Mama" (1970)



Label : Atlantic Recording Corp.


01 - Machine Gun Kelly (Danny Kortchmar)
02 - Midnight Rider (Danny Kortchmar)
03 - Searching High, Searching Low (Danny Kortchmar)
04 - Lighten Up, Tighten Up (Danny Kortchmar)
05 - Venga Venga (Danny Kortchmar, Abigale Haness & Ralph Schuckett)
06 - Sailing (Danny Kortchmar)
07 - Great Balls Of Fire (J. Hammer & O. Blackwell)
08 - The Sky Is Falling (Danny Kortchmar)
09 - The Word Is Goodbye (Danny Kortchmar & Z. Weisner)
10 - Check Out This Gorilla (Danny Kortchmar)
11 - Cotton Eyed Joe (Traditional Arranged by Joe Mama)
12 - Love'll Get You High (Danny Kortchmar, Abigale Haness, Ralph Schuckett & Charles Larkey)


Produced by Peter Asher
Engineered by Richard Sandford Orshoff
Recorded at Crystal Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California


Jo Mama :

Joel Bishop O'Brien : Drums & Vibes
Ralph Schuckett : Keyboards & Vocals
Abigale Haness : Vocals
Danny Kortchmar : Guitars, Vocals & Conga
Charles Larkey : Bass


Additional musicians :

Trumpet : Bob Williams on "Sailing"
Tenor : Michael Dubkin on "The Word Is Goodbye" & "Love'll Get You High"      

29/11/2014

Taffy McElroy "The Heartbreak Kid" (1981)



Label : MCA Records


01 - Who's That Look In Your Eye (Tom Brasfield & Robert Byrne)
02 - The Heartbreak Kid (Barbara Wyrick)
03 - When It's Gone (Randy Handley)
04 - I Want You To Be The First (Rob Galbraith & Mary Beth Anderson)
05 - If I Hadn't Met You (Randy Goodrum)
06 - You Can Always Count Me (Thomas Cain & Bobby DiPierro)
07 - That Didn't Hurt Too Bad (Tom Brasfield & Robert Byrne)
08 - What's On Your Mind (Kerry Chater & Glen Ballard)
09 - Out Of My Mind (Jimmy Lee & Bob Johnson)
10 - Then You Can Tell Me Good-Bye (John D. Loudermilk)


Produced by Rob Galbraith
Engineered by Brent Maher
Mixed by Brent Maher & Todd Cernan
Mastered by Mike Reese, The Mastering Lab
Mastering Assistance by Fred Mollin
Recorded at Creative Workshop


Musicians :

Acoustic Piano : Bobby Ogdin
Electric Piano : Rob Galbraith & Bobby Ogdin
Electric Guitar : Bruce Dees, Reggie Young & Larry Byrom
Acoustic Guitar : Don Roth & Bruce Dees
Bass : Warren Gowers & Steve Brantley
Drums : David Accorso, Kenny Malone, Larrie Londin & Steve Brantley
Trombone : Wayne Harrison
Trumpet : George Tidwell
Saxophone : Dennis Solee
Percussion : Farrell Morris
Recorder : Billy Puet
Steel : Sonny Garrish
Background vocals : Bruce Dees, Steve Brantley, Lea Jane Berinati, Donna McElroy, Marcia Routh & Rob Galbraith
Strings : Shelly Kurland, Concermaster - Bruce Dees
String Arrangements : Bergen White
Horn Arrangements : Wayne Harrison
Rhythm Arrangements : Rob Galbraith
Background Vocal Arrangements : Bruce Dees


Jimmy Webb "Land's End" (1974) -Country Rock-



Label : Asylum Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Ocean In His Eyes (Jimmy Webb)
02 - Feet In The Sunshine (Jimmy Webb)
03 - Cloudman (Jimmy Webb)
04 - Lady Fits Her Blue Jeans (Jimmy Webb)
05 - Just This One Time (Jimmy Webb)
06 - Crying In My Sleep (Jimmy Webb)
07 - It's A Sin (Jimmy Webb)
08 - Alyce Blue Gown (Jimmy Webb)
09 - Land's End/Asleep On The Wind (Jimmy Webb)


Produced by Jimmy Webb in Association with Robin Cable
Engineer : Henry Lewy
Recorded at Trident Studios & Delane Les Music Centre, London

Musicians :
Arrangement, Vocals & Piano : Jimmy Webb
Mellodium : Philip Goodhand-Tavit
Sax : Tom Scott
Concertmaster : David Katz
Synthesizer : David Hentschel
Drums : Ringo Starr, Nigel Olsson & Barry DeSouza
Guitar : Fred Tackett, Dean Parks, Paul Keo & Jim Ryan
Bass : Dee Murray & Brian Hodges
Steel Guitar : B.J. Cole
Mandolin : Davey Johnstone
Vocal Background : Susan Webb & Joni Mitchell      

Panarama "Can This Be Paradise" (1982)



Label : Jupiter Records


01 - In This World (Hermann Weindorf, Curtis Briggs & D. Votion)
02 - When (Hermann Weindorf & Ian Bairnson)
03 - I Don't Know (Ian Bairnson)
04 - Out Of The Way (Ian Bairnson & Hermann Weindorf)
05 - I Believe In You (Hermann Weindorf & Ian Bairnson)
06 - In My Life (Hermann Weindorf & Ian Bairnson)
07 - Run Away (Ian Bairnson)
08 - Hairy Legs (Ian Bairnson & Hermann Weindorf)
09 - Video Fever (Ian Bairnson & Hermann Weindorf)
10 - In This World (Instrumental) (Hermann Weindorf)


Engineered by Pit Floss
Except "In This World" Engineered by Gerhard Hauck
Mastered by Chris Blair at EMI Abbey Road London
Recorded at Olympia Studios Munchen
Executive Producer : Curtis Briggs
Arranged & Produced by Ian Bairnson & Hermann Weindorf
Except "In This World" Arranged & Produced by Hermann Weindorf 
Executive Producer : Curtis Briggs 


Musicians (except "In This World") :

Ian Bairnson : Guitars
Hermann Weindorf : Keyboards
Ian Bairnson, Chris Rainbow & Hermann Weindorf : Vocals
Curt Dress : Drums
Dieter Peterreit : Bass
Berthold Weindorf : Sax

"In This World" Musicians :
Hermann Weindorf : Keyboards & Vocals
Wesley Plass : Guitars
Alphons Weindorf : Drums

28/11/2014

Jorge Santana "Jorge Santana" (1978) -Disco / Jazz Funk-



Label : Ariola Records


Drapeau du Mexique 01 - Love You, Love You (Jorge Santana & Richard Bean)
02 - We Were There (Jorge Santana & Richard Bean)
03 - Love The Way (Jorge Santana & Richard Bean)
04 - Sandy (Jorge Santana & Richard Bean)
05 - Seychells (Masayoshi Takanaka)
06 - Nobody's Perfect (Kincaid Miller, Oscar Estrella & Richard Bean)
07 - Tonight You're Mine (Jorge Santana & Richard Bean)
08 - Darling I Love You (Jorge Santana & Richard Bean)


Produced by Tony Bongiorvi, Lance Quinn & Bob Clermountain for Bongiorvi/Walters Productions
Engineer : Bob Clermountain
Assistant Engineers : Neil Dorfsman & Raymond Willhard
Recorded & Mixedat Power Station Studios, New York, N.Y.
Mastered at Master Disc
Engineer : Joe Gastwirt
Musicians :
Jorge Santana : Lead Guitar & Vocals
Richard Bean : Guitar & Lead vocals
Carlos Roberto : Bass
Kincaid Miller : Keyboards
Jerry Marshall : Drums
Yogi Newman : Percussion

Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack "California Dreaming" (1978)



Label : Casablanca Records


01 - California Dreamin'* / America
02 - Come On And Get Ready*** / Henry Small
03 - Almong The Yesterdays*** / Burton Cummings
04 - Pass You By*** / Flo & Eddie
05 - Brother's Theme*** (Instrumental)
06 - Everybody's Dancin'** / Henry Small
07 - See It My Way*** / FDR
08 - Forever** / Michelle Phillips
09 - Keep It In The Family* / Burton Cummings
10 - I'm In Love Again*** / Pat Upton
11 - Come On And Get Ready** (Instrumental)


Produced by Burton Cumming & Vincent Albano
*Produced by Lee Bunnell & Gerry Beckley
**Produced by Howard Steele
***Produced by Vincent Albano
Executive Producer : Buddy Epstein
Recorded at Studio 55, Los Angeles
Engineers : Howard Steele & Tom Sandler
2nd Engineer : Tim Dennen
Mixed at Studio 55, Los Angeles
Mastered at Allen Zentz, Hollywood


Musicians :

Drums : Jeff Porcaro, Rick Shlosser, Richie Hayward & Will Leacox
Bass : Ian Gardiner, Leon Gaer & David Dickey
Guitar : David Hines, Fred Tackett, Danny Weiss, Thom Rotella, Jack Daniels, Glenn Jordan & Michael Woods
Keyboards : James Phillips, Burton Cummings, Alan Lindgren, David Diggs, Doug Cameron & James Calire
Percussion : Lenny Castro, Ronnie Meckler & Thomas Walsh
Horns : Pete Christlieb, Steve Madaio & Kurt McGettrick
Background Singers : Michele Adler, Brenda Russell & Ron Green

26/11/2014

Priscilla Coolidge-Jones "Flying" (1979)


Label : Capricorn Records


01 - Down To The Wire (Booker T. Jones, Lenny Macaluso & Pat Summerson)
02 - You Got Me Spinnin' (Booker T. Jones)
03 - If You Don't Want My Love (John Prine & Phil Spector)
04 - Woncha Come On Home (Joan Armatrading)
05 - My Crew (Booker T. Jones & Priscilla Jones)
06 - Disco Scene (Donna Terry Weiss)
07 - Goin' Throug These Changes (Mary Unobsky)
08 - Sweet Bad Of Feeling (Donna Terry Weiss & Jackie DeShannon)
09 - Stranger To Me Now (Donna Terry Weiss & Mary Unobsky)


Produced by Booker T. Jones
Bradley Hartmann - First Engineer
Lon Neuman - Second Engineer
Recorded at The Enactron Studios, Beverly Hills, California


01 - Down To The Wire

Mike Baird : Drums
Billy Haynes : Bass
Lenny Macaluso : Electric Guitar
David Lindley : Slide Guitar
Craig Doerge : Piano
Booker T. Jones : Organ
John Seiter, Donny Gerrard, Booker T. Jones & Priscilla Jones : Supporting Vocals

02 - You Got Me Spinnin'

Ed Greene : Drums
Booker T. Jones : Bass, Clavinet & Organ
John Hobbs : Piano
Lenny Macaluso : Guitars
Priscilla Jones & Booker T. Jones : Supporting Vocals
Strings Arranged by Booker T. Jones
Strings Conducted by Jules Chaiken

03 - If You Don't Want My Love

Mike Baird : Drums
Dennis Belfield : Bass
Booker T. Jones : Marimbas, Organ & Acoustic Guitar
Craig Doerge : Piano
David Lindley : Acoustic Guitar
Mike Baird : Timbales & Shaker
Priscilla Jones & Booker T. Jones : Supporting Vocals
Strings Arranged by Booker T. Jones
Strings Conducted by Jules Chaiken

04 - Woncha Come On Home

Ed Greene : Drums
Booker T. Jones : Bass, Kalimba & Organ
Mike Utley & John Hobbs : Pianos
Lenny Macaluso : Guitars
Priscilla Jones & Booker T. Jones : Supporting Vocals

05 - My Crew

Mike Baird : Drums
Tim Drummond : Bass
Booker T. Jones : Piano & Organ
David Lindley : Slide Guitar & Violins
Mickey Raphael : Harmonica
Willie Nelson, Booker T. Jones & Priscilla Jones : Supporting Vocals
Strings & Horns Arranged by Booker T. Jones
Strings & Horns Conducted by Jules Chaiken

06 - Disco Scene

Mike Baird : Drums & Syndrums
Dennis Belfield : Bass
David Paich : Piano
Booker T. Jones : Electric Piano
Jay Graydon : Guitars
Eddie "Bongo" Brown : Congas & Cabasa
John Seiter, Donny Gerrard, Luther Waters & Oren Waters : Supporting Vocals
Strings Arranged by Booker T. Jones
Strings Conducted by Jules Chaiken

07 - Goin' Throug These Changes

Mike Baird : Drums
Dennis Belfield : Bass
Booker T. Jones : Organ & Rhodes Piano
David Lindley : Slide Guitar, Acoustic Guitar & Fiddle
David Paich : Piano
Emmylou Harris : Supporting Vocals
Strings Arranged by Booker T. Jones
Strings Conducted by Jules Chaiken

08 - Sweet Bad Of Feeling

Mike Baird : Drums
Tim Drummond : Bass
David Lindley : Slide Guitar
Booker T. Jones : Piano & Organ
Lenny Macaluso : Electric Guitar
Emmylou Harris & Booker T. Jones : Supporting Vocals
Horns Arranged by Booker T. Jones

09 - Stranger To Me Now

Mike Baird : Drums
Dennis Belfield : Bass
David Paich : Piano
David Lindley : Acoustic Guitar
Booker T. Jones : Organ
Strings & French Horns Arranged by Booker T. Jones
Strings & French Horns Conducted by Jules Chaiken

25/11/2014

Neil Young "Storytone" (2014)


Label : Reprise Records


01 - Plastic Flowers (Neil Young)
02 - Who's Gonna Stand Up? (Neil Young)
03 - I Want To Drive My Car (Neil Young)
04 - Glimmer (Neil Young)
05 - Say Hello To Chicago (Neil Young)
06 - Tumblewood (Neil Young)
07 - Like You Used To Do (Neil Young)
08 - I'm Glad I Found You (Neil Young)
09 - When I Watch You Sleeping (Neil Young)
10 - All Those Dreams (Neil Young)


DISC ONE SOLO: STORYTONE
Produced by The Volume Dealers with Neil Young & Niko Bolas
Recorded & Mixed by Al Schmitt
Engineers : Niko Bolas & Chandler Harrod
Digital Editing : Martin Pradler
Assistant Engineers : Joe Napolitano, John Hausmann & Diego Ruelas
Recorded & Mixed at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA

DISC TWO: STORYTONE
"Who's Gonna Stand Up?", "I Want To Drive My Car", "Glimmer", "Say Hello To Chicago", "Tumblewood" & "Like You Used To Do" Arranged, Orchestrated, Conducted & Co-Produced by Chris Walden
"Plastic Flowers", "All Those Dreams", "I'm Glad I Found You" & "When I Watch You Sleeping" Arranged, Conducted & Co-Produced by Michael Bearden
Orchestrations : Patrick Russ

Produced by The Volume Dealers with Neil Young & Niko Bolas
Recorded & Mixed by Al Schmitt
Engineers : Niko Bolas & Steve Genewick
Assistant Engineers : John Haussmann & Diego Ruelas

All Songs Recorded & Mixed at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA ; Sony Pictures Scoring Stage, Culver City, CA & East West Studios, Hollywood, CA

Sony Pictures Scoring Stage Assistants : Greg Dennen, Greg Loskorn, David Marquette, Adam Michalak
East West Studios Assistant : Jeremy Miller

Mastered by Doug Sax & Eric Boulangerie at The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA

Music Contractor : Gina Zimmitti
Assistant Music Contractor : Whitney Martin
Choir Contractor : Edie Lehmann Boddicker
Music Librarian for Chris Walden : Josef Zimmerman
Music Preparation for Michael Bearsden : John Eidsvoog & Julie Eidsvoog
Production Coordinators : Cindi Peters for ProChordNation & Bonnie Levetin


Musicians on:
"Who's Gonna Stand Up?", "Glimmer" & "Tumbleweed"

Violin :
Belinda Broughton - Concertmaster
Tammy Hatwan - Principal Second
Neel Hammond, Marc Sazer, Ben Powell, Maia Jasper, Paul Henning, Nina Evtuhov, Joel Pargman, Joel Derouin, Lucia Micarelli, Amy Wickman, Radu Pieptea, Carol Pool, Eric Boulanger, Ina Veli, Dimitrie Leivici, Lisa Dondlinger, Mark Robertson, Daphnee Chen, Aimee Kreston, Richard Altenbach, Sara Parkins, Sarah Thornblade, Henry Gronnier & Kevin Connoly
Viola :
Evan Wilson - 1st
Luke Maurer, Lauren Chipman, Carolyn Riley, Erik Rynearson, Caroline Buckman, Jeanie Lim, Dimitri Rovaird, Gina Coletti & Keith Greene
Cello :
Andrew Shulman - 1st
Joon Sung Jun, Jacob Braun, Dave Speltz, Victor Lawrence, Tina Soule, Dane Little & Maurice Grants
Bass :
Mike Valerio - 1st
Ian Walker, Oscar Hidalgo, Ken Wild & Peter Doubrovsky
Flute :
Larry Kaplan - 1st
Jenni Olson & Ben Smolen
Oboe : Chris Bleth
English Horn : Jessica Peatlman
Clarinet :
Don Foster - 1st
Dan Higgins & Greg Huckins
Bassoon :
Ken Munday - 1st
Judy Farmer
French Horn :
Steve Becknell - 1 st
Dylan Hart, Laura Brenes & Ben Jaber
Piano : Alan Steinberger
Percussion :
Bob Zimmitti - 1st
Wade Culbreath & Dan Greco
Acoustic Guitar : George Doering

Vocalists on: 
Who's Gonna Stand Up?" & "Tumbleweed"

Beth Andersen, Kala Balch, Joan Beal, Eric Bradley, Reid Bruton, Amick Byram, Elin Carlson, Alvin Chea, Craig Copeland, Monique Donnelly, Amy Forgerson, Michael Geiger, Arnold Livingston Geis, Debbie Gleason, Will Goldman, Christine Guter Helfrerich, Sandie Hall, Walt Harrah, Clydene Jackson, Monica Lee, Michael Lichtenauer, Rick Logan, David Loucks, Baraka May Williams, Donna Medine, Mitch Moore, Chad Reisser, Fletcher Sheridan, Sally Stevens, Karen Whipple & Gerald White

Recorded on 8/19/14 at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage


Musicians on:
"I Want To Drive My Car", "Say Hello To Chicago" & "Like You Used To Do"

Saxophone : Jeff Driskill, Kim Richmond, Bob Lockhart, Bob Sheppard & Tom Peterson
Trumpet :
Wayne Bergeron - 1st
Kye Palmer, Ron King & Kevin Richardson
Trombone :
Bob McChesney - 1st
Andy Martin, Arturo Velasco & Rich Bullock
Piano : Allan Steinberger
Organ : David Delhomme
Electric Guitars : Mitch Holder & Waddy Wachtel
Bass : Chuck Berghofer
Drums : Clayton Cameron

Recorded on 8/20/14 at East West Studios


Musicians on:
"All Those Dreams" & "When I Watch You Sleeping"

Violin :
Belinda Broughton - Concertmaster
Tammy Hatwan - Principal Second
Paul Henning, Eric Boulanger, Joel Pargman, Maia Jasper, Ben Powell, Marc Sazer, Neel Hammond, Ina Veli, Joel Derouin, Lucia Micarelli, Amy Wickman, Radu Pieptea, Carol Pool, Mark Robertson & Daphne Chen
Viola :
Brian Dembow - 1st
Lauren Chipman, Carolyn Riley, Jeanie Lim, Erik Rynearson & Caroline Buckman
Cello :
Andrew Shulman - 1st
Timothy Loo, Victor Lawrence, Laszlo Mezo, Steve Richards & Jacob Braun
Bass :
Mike Valerio - 1st
Ian Walker, Oscar Hidalgo & Ken Wild
Saxophone : Dan Higgins, Joel Peskin & Scott Mayo
Trumpet : Chuck Findley & Bill Churchville
Trombone : Steve Baxter
Piano : Tom Ranier
Keyboards : Jeff Babko
Organ / Wurlitzer : Michael Bearden
Banjo / Guitar : Mick Taras
Acoustic Guitar : George Doering
Electric Guitar : Waddy Wachtel
Acoustic Bass : Ryan Cross
Electric Bass : Darryl Jones
Drums : Clayton Cameron
Percussion : Lenny Castro

Recorded on 8/26/14 at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage


Musicians on:
"Plastic Flowers" & "I'm Glad I Found You"

Violin :
Belinda Broughton - Concertmaster
Tammy Hatwan - Principal Second
Paul Henning, Eric Boulanger, Joel Pargman, Maia Jasper, Ben Powell, Marc Sazer, Neel Hammond, Ina Veli, Joel Derouin, Lucia Micarelli, Amy Wickman, Radu Pieptea, Carol Pool, Mark Robertson, Nina Evtuhov, Serena McKinney, Aimee Kreston & Lisa DondlingerViola :
Brian Dembow - 1st
Lauren Chipman, Carolyn Riley, Luke Maurer, Erik Rynearson & Caroline BuckmanCello :
Andrew Shulman - 1st
Timothy Loo, Victor Lawrence, Giovanna Lawrence, Vanessa Freebairn-Smith & Cecilia Tsan
Bass :
Mike Valerio - 1st
Ian Walker, Ed Meares & Ken Wild
Flute : Larry Kaplan & Jenni Olson
Oboe : Chris Bleth
Clarinet : Stuart Clark & Dan Higgins
Bassoon : Wayne Bergeron
Trombone : Alex Iles & Bill Reichenbach
Harp : Katie Kirkpatrick
Piano : Tom Ranier
Percussion : Lenny Castro
Drums : Clayton Cameron

Recorded on 8/27/14 at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage

Mike Oldfield "Man On The Rocks" (2014)



Label : Mike Oldfield, under exclusive licence to Mercury Records


DISC ONE
VOCAL VERSIONS

01 - Sailing (Mike Oldfield)
02 - Moonshine (Mike Oldfield)
03 - Man On The Rocks (Mike Oldfield)
04 - Castaway (Mike Oldfield)
05 - Minutes (Mike Oldfield)
06 - Dreaming In The Wind (Mike Oldfield)
07 - Nuclear (Mike Oldfield)
08 - Chariots (Mike Oldfield)
09 - Following The Angels (Mike Oldfield)
10 - Irene (Mike Oldfield)
11 - I Give Myself Away (William McDowell)

DISC TWO
INSTRUMENTAL VERSIONS 

01 - Sailing (Mike Oldfield)
02 - Moonshine (Mike Oldfield)
03 - Man On The Rocks (Mike Oldfield)
04 - Castaway (Mike Oldfield)
05 - Minutes (Mike Oldfield)
06 - Dreaming In The Wind (Mike Oldfield)
07 - Nuclear (Mike Oldfield)
08 - Chariots (Mike Oldfield)
09 - Following The Angels (Mike Oldfield)
10 - Irene (Mike Oldfield)
11 - I Give Myself Away (William McDowell)


Produced & Mixed by Stephen Lipson & Mike Oldfield
Recorded in Nassau, Bahamas
Additional Recording at The Village Studios, West Los Angeles, CA & at Battery Studios, London
Engineered at The Village Studios by Howard Willing
Second Engineer : Chris Owens
Engineer for Drums on "Irene" & "Dreaming In The Wind" at The Steak House Studio, Los Angeles : Steve MacMillan
A&R : Mike Smith
Project Co-ordinated for Mercury Records/VirginEMI by Daryl Easlea


Musicians :

Lead Guitar : Mike Oldfield
Lead vocals : Luke Spiller
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar & Mike Oldfield
Acoustic & Electric Guitars : Mike Oldfield, Michael Thompson & Stephen Lipson
Piano & B-3 : Matt Rollings
Whistles (on "Moonshine") : Davy Spillane
Violin (on "Moonshine") : Paul Dooley
Background vocals on "Chariots" & "Following The Angels" : Bill Champlin, Alfie Silas, Carmel Echols, Rochelle Gilliard, Judith Hill, Kirsten Joy, Jason Morales, Louis Price, Tiffany Smith & Mike Oldfield
Additional Background vocals : Mike Oldfield

24/11/2014

Greg Adams "Runaway Dreams" (1979)



Label : Attic Records / Epic Records


01 - Leave Me (The Way You Found Me) (Mickey Buckins & Greg Adams)
02 - Too Late To Love You (Greg Adams)
03 - Need To Be Right (Greg Adams)
04 - If You Think I Can (Greg Adams)
05 - Lonely Girl (Greg Adams)
06 - We're In It Together (Mickey Buckins & Greg Adams)
07 - The Way We Love (Greg Adams)
08 - Lady Liberty (Mickey Buckins & Greg Adams)
09 - Can't Get Over You (Randy McCormick & Greg Adams)
10 - Runaway Dreams (Greg Adams)


Produced by Barry Beckett
At Muscle Shoals Sound, Sheffield, Alabama
Engineers : Greg Hamm & Steve Melton, Assisted by David Yates
Additional Recording :
Criteria Recording, Miami, Florida
Engineer : Steve Klein
Creative Workshop, Berry Hill, Tennessee
Engineer : Brent Maher
Studio Six, Montreal, Quebec
Engineer : Gabriel Boucher


Musicians :

Keyboards : Barry Beckett
Guitars : Greg Adams, Jimmy Johnson, Larry Byrom & Ken Bell
Bass : David Hood, Joe Osborn & Bob Wray
Drums : Roger Hawkins
Percussion : Mickey Buckins
Syndrums : Larrie Londin
Saxophone : Harvey Thompson
Strings : Miami String Arranged & Conducted by Mike Lewis
Background vocals : Lenny LeBlanc, Eddie Struzick & Thom Flora
Toulouse (Judy Richards, Heather Gauthier & Lorrie Niedzielski)
University of North Alabama Choir
(Directed by Joe Groom, Arranged by Charle Rose)

Greg Adams "Greg Adams" (1977)


Label : Attic Records / EMI International


01 - Hold On (Greg Adams)
02 - Serene, Serene (Greg Adams)
03 - Hurtin' Song (Greg Adams)
04 - Come Runnin' (Greg Adams)
05 - Mediterranean Lady (Greg Adams)
06 - Stay While You Can (Greg Adams)
07 - Say You Do (Greg Adams)
08 - Take A Chance (Greg Adams)
09 - Tell Me Girl (Greg Adams)
10 - Country Music, Cider Wine (Greg Adams & Eric Robertson)
11 - Every Wheel (Greg Adams)


Produced by Sonny Limbo & Mickey Buckins
Recorded at The Sound Pit, Atlanta, Georgia
Engineer : Tony Reale


Musicians :

Guitars : Greg Adams, Steve Buckingham & Shelton Irwin
Drums : Roy Yeager
Bass : Tom Robb
Keyboards : Randy McCormick & Tim Henson
Percussion : Mickey Buckins
Synthesizers : Randy McCormick & Ted Stovall
Fiddle : Buddy Spicher
Pedal Steel : Marvin Taylor
Dobro : Steve Buckingham
Banjo : Shelton Irwin
The Atlanta Strings Arranged & Conducted by Ted Stovall
Background vocals : Greg Adams, Donna Rhodes, Sandra Rhodes, Charles Chalmers & Mickey Buckins

23/11/2014

Byron Berline "Outrageous" (1980) -Bluegrass-



 Label : Flying Fish


01 - Barndance (Byron Berline)
02 - Fall Creek (Byron Berline)
03 - Passin' By (Byron Berline & John Hickman)
04 - Don't Put It Away (Byron Berline)
05 - Coming Home (Byron Berline)
06 - Jack Rabbit (Byron Berline)
07 - Stampede (Byron Berline)
08 - Byron's Barn (Byron Berline)
09 - Outrageous (Byron Berline & Allen Wald)
10 - Skippin' Around (Byron Berline)
11 - Oklahoma Stomp (Byron Berline)
12 - Funky Deer (Byron Berline)


Produced & Arranged by Byron Berline
Recorded at City Recording Service, Hollywood, CA
Engineering by Wizard


Musicians :

Fiddle : Byron Berline
Lead Acoustic Guitar : Dan Crary
Lead Electric Guitars : James Burton, Albert Lee & Vince Gill
Pedal Steel : Jay Dee Maness
Acoustic Dobro Guitar : Skip Conover
Piano : John Hobbs
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Mark Cohen

Crosby, Stills & Nash "Replay" (1980)



Label : Atlantic Recording Corp.


01 - Carry On (Stephen Stills)
02 - Marrakesh Express (Graham Nash)
03 - Just A Song Before I Go (Graham Nash)
04 - First Things First (Stephen Stills, Schermie & Smith)
05 - Shadow Captain (David Crosby & Craig Doerge)
06 - To The Last Whale - A Critical Mass (David Crosby)
       To The Last Whale - Wind On The Water (Graham Nash)
07 - Love The One You're With (Stephen Stills)
08 - Pre-Road Downs (Graham Nash)
09 - Change Partners (Stephen Stills)
10 - I Give You Give Blind (Stephen Stills)
11 - Cathedral (Graham Nash)


Re-mix Engineer : Stanley Johnston 
Assembled at Rudy Records, Hollywood, California
In Track 01, Electric Lead Guitar & Drums Artists, Added in October 1980


01 - Carry On

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Electric & Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Keyboards : Stephen Stills
Electric Lead Guitar : Stephen Stills
Congas : Graham Nash
Drums : Bill Meeker
Produced by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

02 - Marrakesh Express

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Acoustic Guitar : Graham Nash
Electric Guitar, Bass & Organ : Stephen Stills
Drums : Jim Gordon
Produced by Crosby, Stills & Nash

03 - Just A Song Before I Go

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Electric Guitar : Stephen Stills
Acoustic Guitar : David Crosby
Electric Piano : Joe Vitale
Acoustic Piano : Graham Nash
Bass : Tim Drummond
Drums & Percussion : Russ Kunkel
Produced by Crosby, Stills & Nash with Ron Albert & Howard Albert 

04 - First Things First

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash with Kenny Passarelli
Electric Guitar, Acoustic Piano & Bass : Stephen Stills
Percussion : Joe Lala
Drums : Dallas Taylor
Produced by Stephen Stills

05 - Shadow Captain

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Electric & Slide Guitar : Stephen Stills
Acoustic & Electric Piano : Craig Doerge
Organ & Flute : Joe Vitale
Bass : George Perry
Drums & Congas : Russ Kunkel
Produced by Crosby, Stills & Nash with Ron Albert & Howard Albert

06 - To The Last Whale - A Critical Mass

Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash

       To The Last Whale - Wind On The Water

Vocals : David Crosby, Graham Nash & James Taylor
Acoustic Guitar : James Taylor
Acoustic Guitar : Graham Nash
Electric Piano : Craig Doerge
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Russ Kunkel
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash

07 - Love The One You're With

Lead vocal : Stephen Stills
Background vocals : Rita Coolidge, Priscilla Jones, John Sebastian, David Crosby & Graham Nash
Guitar, Organ, Bass, Drums & Percussion : Stephen Stills
Bass : Calvin "Fuzzy" Samuels 
Congas : Jeff Whittaker
Produced by Stephen Stills & Bill Halverson

08 - Pre-Road Downs

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash with Cass Elliot
Rhythm Electric Guitar : Graham Nash
Electric Guitar, Organ & Bass : Stephen Stills
Drums : Dallas Taylor
Produced by Crosby, Stills & Nash

09 - Change Partners

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Electric & Acoustic Guitar, Acoustic Piano & Bass : Stephen Stills
Pedal Steel : Jerry Garcia
Drums : Dallas Taylor & Conrad Isidore
Produced by Stephen Stills & Bill Halverson

10 - I Give You Give Blind

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Acoustic Piano & Electric Guitar : Stephen Stills
Bass : George Perry
Drums & Percussion : Joe Vitale
Produced by Crosby, Stills & Nash with Ron Albert & Howard Albert 

11 - Cathedral 

Vocals : Crosby, Stills & Nash
Piano : Graham Nash
Bass : George Perry
Drums, Timpani & Percussion : Joe Vitale
String Arrangements : Mike Lewis, David Crosby, Graham Nash & Joel Bersntein 
Produced by Crosby, Stills & Nash with Ron Albert & Howard Albert

Nicol & Marsh "Nicol & Marsh" (1978) -Soft Rock-



Label : Polydor Records


01 - Streets Of The Angels (Ken Nicol, Peter Marsh & Randy Bishop)
02 - Holdin' On To You (Ken Nicol & Peter Marsh)
03 - Hurt By Love (Ken Nicol, Peter Marsh & Randy Bishop)
04 - Back Out Of Love Again (Ken Nicol)
05 - As The Years Roll 'Round (Ken Nicol)
06 - Save The Station (Randy Bishop & Spencer Proffer)
07 - Lady Of Windermere (Ken Nicol)
08 - I'll Be Back (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
09 - For What Seems Crazy Now (Ken Nicol)
10 - Anthem Of The Time (Ken Nicol)


Produced by Randy Bishop for The Pasha Music Organisation
Executive Producer : Spencer Proffer
Recording Engineers : Larry Brown & Tim Sadler
Mixing Engineer : Larry Brown
Recorded & Mixed at The Pasha Music House, Hollywood, California, June-July 1978
Mastering : Bernie Grundman
A&M Studios, Hollywood, California
Basic Tracking Arrangements : Nicol & Marsh, Tony Berg, Randy Bishop

Nicol & Marsh :
Ken Nicol
Peter Marsh


01 - Streets Of The Angels

Lead vocals : Ken Nicol & Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Piano & Oberheim Synthesizer : Bill Payne
Electric Guitar : Tony Berg
Acoustic Guitars : Ken Nicol & Peter Marsh
Lead Guitar : Ken Nicol
Glockenpiel : Randy Bishop
Backing vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol & Randy Bishop

02 - Holdin' On To You

Lead vocal : Ken Nicol 
Acoustic Guitars : Ken Nicol & Peter Marsh
Vibes & Percussion : Victor Feldman
Fender Rhodes & Bass Piano : Randy Bishop
Tenor Sax : David Luell
Harmonies : Peter Marsh & Ken Nicol

03 - Hurt By Love

Lead vocals : Ken Nicol & Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Piano : Bill Payne
Acoustic Reggae Guitar : Peter Marsh
Electric Slide Guitar : Ken Nicol
Electric Rhythm Guitar : Tony Berg
Percussion : Victor Feldman
Backing vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol, Marty, Kenya & Randy Bishop

04 - Back Out Of Love Again

Lead vocal : Ken Nicol 
Acoustic Guitars : Ken Nicol & Tony Berg
Lead Guitar : Ken Nicol
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Fender Rhodes : Tom Hensley
Oberheim Synthesizer : Bill Payne
Background & Harmony Vocals : Peter Marsh & Ken Nicol

05 - As The Years Roll 'Round

Lead vocal : Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Piano : Craig Doerge
Acoustic Guitar : Peter Marsh
Electric & Lead Guitars : Ken Nicol
Percussion : Victor Feldman
Organ : Randy Bishop
Backing vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol & Randy Bishop

06 - Save The Station

Lead vocal : Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Electric Guitars : Ken Nicol & Tony Berg
Lead Guitar : Ken Nicol
Piano : Bill Payne
Oberheim & Mellotron : Randy Bishop
Baritone & Tenor Saxes : David Luell
Backing vocals : Ken Nicol, Peter Marsh & Randy Bishop

07 - Lady Of Windermere

Lead vocal : Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Piano : Tom Hensley
Acoustic Guitars : Peter Marsh & Tony Berg
Lead Guitar : Ken Nicol
Oberheim : Bill Payne
Vibes : Victor Feldman
Organ : Randy Bishop
Backing & Harmony Vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol & Randy Bishop

08 - I'll Be Back

Lead vocals : Ken Nicol & Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars : Ken Nicol
Fender Rhodes : Randy Bishop
Backing & Harmony Vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol & Randy Bishop
Strings Arranged by Tony Berg

09 - For What Seems Crazy Now

Lead vocal : Ken Nicol 
Acoustic Guitar : Ken Nicol
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano : Tom Hensley
Oberheim : Bill Payne
Backing & Harmony Vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol & Randy Bishop
Strings Arranged by Miles Gooding & Randy Bishop

10 - Anthem Of The Time

Lead vocal : Peter Marsh
Drums : David Kemper
Bass : Jeff Eyrich
Piano : Craig Doerge
Acoustic Guitars : Peter Marsh, Tony Berg & Ken Nicol (Solo)
Electric Lead Guitar : Ken Nicol
Percussion : Victor Feldman
Oberheim : Bill Payne
Backing & Harmony Vocals : Peter Marsh, Ken Nicol & Randy Bishop

Crosby & Nash "The Best Of David Crosby And Graham Nash" (1978)



Label : Polydor Records


01 - Love Work Out (Graham Nash)
02 - The Wall Song (David Crosby)
03 - Wild Tales (Graham Nash)
04 - Carry Me (David Crosby)
05 - Out Of The Darkness (Craig Doerge, Graham Nash & David Crosby)
06 - Southbound Train (Graham Nash)
07 - Laughing (David Crosby)
08 - Chicago (Graham Nash)
09 - Bittersweet (David Crosby)
10 - To The Last Whale (David Nash)


Compilation
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash


01 - Love Work Out

Drums : Russ Kunkel
Bass : Tim Drummond
Slide : David Lindley
Electric Guitars : Danny Kortchmar & David Crosby
Acoustic Piano : Graham Nash
Organ : Craig Doerge
Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash
Other Vocals : Jackson Browne
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash

02 - The Wall Song

Drums : Billy Kreutzmann
Bass : Phil Lesh
Lead Guitar : Jerry Garcia
Electric Guitar : David Crosby
Piano & Organ : Graham Nash
Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash
Produced by David Crosby, Graham Nash & Bill Halverson

03 - Wild Tales

Drums : Johnny Barbata
Bass : Tim Drummond
Electric Rhythm Guitar : Graham Nash
Electric Slide Guitar : David Lindley
Vocals : Graham Nash
Produced by Graham Nash

04 - Carry Me

Drums : Russ Kunkel
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano : Craig Doerge
Electric & Twelve-String Guitar : David Crosby
Acoustic Guitar : James Taylor
Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash

05 - Out Of The Darkness

Drums : Russ Kunkel
Bass : Tim Drummond
Piano : Craig Doerge
Steel Guitar : David Lindley
Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash
String Arrangements : Lee Holdridge
Orchestra Leader : Nick DeCaro
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash

06 - Southbound Train

Drums : Johnny Barbata
Bass : Chris Ethridge
Steel Guitar : Jerry Garcia
Acoustic Guitars : David Crosby & Graham Nash
Vocals & Harmonica : Graham Nash
Produced by David Crosby, Graham Nash & Bill Halverson

07 - Laughing

Drums : Billy Kreutzmann
Bass : Phil Lesh
Pedal Steel : Jerry Garcia
Acoustic Twelve-String & Electric Guitars : David Crosby
Vocals : David Crosby
Additional Vocals : Joni Mitchell & Graham Nash
Produced by David Crosby

08 - Chicago

Drums & Tambourine : Johnny Barbata
Bass : Chris Ethridge
Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Organ & Tambourine : Graham Nash
Whiskers : Larry Cox
Lead vocal : Graham Nash
Background vocals : Rita Coolidge, Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews, Clydie King & Dorothy Morrison
Produced by Graham Nash

09 - Bittersweet

Drums : Russ Kunkel
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Electric Guitar : Danny Kortchmar
Acoustic Piano : David Crosby
Electric Piano : Craig Doerge
Electric Organ : Carole King
Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash

10 - To The Last Whale

Drums : Russ Kunkel
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Acoustic Guitar : James Taylor
Acoustic Piano : Graham Nash
Electric Piano : Craig Doerge
Vocals : David Crosby & Graham Nash
Other Harmony : James Taylor
String Arrangements on "Wind On The Water" by Jimmie Haskell, Graham Nash & David Crosby
Arranged & Conducted by Jimmie Haskell
Orchestra Leader : Sid Sharp
Produced by David Crosby & Graham Nash

Danniebelle "This Moment" (1975) -CCM-



Label : Light Records


01 - What Kind Of Love Is This (Danniebelle Hall)
02 - I'm Yours (Danniebelle Hall)
03 - All Of My Life (Harlan Rogers)
04 - Create In Me (Harlan Rogers & Danniebelle Hall)
05 - Perfect Submission (Danniebelle Hall)
06 - This Moment (Danniebelle Hall)
07 - Like A Child (Danniebelle Hall)
08 - I'd Rather Have Jesus (George Beverly Shea)
09 - I'm Gonna Go Thru (Danniebelle Hall)
10 - In His Presence (Danniebelle Hall)


Produced by Bill Maxwell & Andraé Crouch
Rhythm & Horn Arrangements : Harlan Rogers
String Arrangements : Ralph Carmichael
Concert Master : Jimmy Getzoff
Recording Engineers : Bill Taylor & Tom Trefethen
Mix-down Engineers : Tom Trefethen & Bill Taylor
Recorded & Mixed at Mama Jo's, Noth Hollywood, Calif.
Strings Recorded at Western Recorders, Hollywood, Calif.
Engineers : Jerry Barnes & Bob MacLeod
Mastered at Artisan Sound Recorders, Hollywood, Calif.
Engineer : Bob McLeod


01 - What Kind Of Love Is This

Piano : Joe Sample
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Wilton Felder
Electric Piano : Harlan Rogers
Guitars : Dean Parks & Fred Tackett
Horns :
Ernie Watts : Sax
George Bohannon : Trombone
Bill Green : Sax
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Background vocals : Termine Hawkins

02 - I'm Yours

Piano : Joe Sample
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Wilton Felder
Electric Piano : Harlan Rogers
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett
Background vocals : Edwin Hawkins, Termine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins & Shirley Miller
 
03 - All Of My Life

Piano : Joe Sample
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Wilton Felder
Organ : Harlan Rogers
Solo Guitar : Dean Parks
Electric Guitars : Jimmie Davis & Fred Tackett
Horns :
Ernie Watts : Sax
George Bohannon : Trombone
Bill Green : Sax
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Background vocals : Termine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins & Shirley Miller 

04 - Create In Me

Piano : Michael Omartian
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Electric Piano & Synthesizer : Harlan Rogers
Synthesizer Programming : Michael Escalante
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett
Background vocals : Paula Jones & Danniebelle

05 - Perfect Submission

Keyboards : Harlan Rogers
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett
Horns :
Ernie Watts : Sax
George Bohannon : Trombone
Bill Green : Sax
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Percussion : Burleigh Drummond & Bill Maxwell
Background vocals : Edwin Hawkins, Termine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins, Shirley Miller & Danniebelle

06 - This Moment

Keyboards : Harlan Rogers
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett
Background vocals : Perry Morgan, Paula Jones & Danniebelle

07 - Like A Child

Piano : Michael Omartian
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Electric Piano : Harlan Rogers
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett
Percussion : Burleigh Drummond
Background vocals : Perry Morgan, Paula Jones & Danniebelle

08 - I'd Rather Have Jesus

Keyboard Intro : Harlan Rogers
Piano : Danniebelle
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Wilton Felder
Organ : Harlan Rogers
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett

09 - I'm Gonna Go Thru

Piano : Joe Sample
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Wilton Felder
Organ : Harlan Rogers
Guitars : Dean Parks & Fred Tackett
Horns :
Ernie Watts : Sax
George Bohannon : Trombone
Bill Green : Sax
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Background vocals : Edwin Hawkins, Termine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins & Shirley Miller

10 - In His Presence

Piano : Joe Sample
Drums : Bill Maxwell
Bass : Wilton Felder
Electric Piano & Synthesizer : Harlan Rogers
Synthesizer Programming : Michael Escalante
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Acoustic Guitar : Fred Tackett
Background vocals : Edwin Hawkins, Termine Hawkins, Walter Hawkins & Shirley Miller

Hoyt Axton "Life Machine" (1974)



Label : A&M Records


01 - Maybelline (Chuck Berry, Alan Freed & Russ Fratto)
02 - Life Machine (Hoyt Axton)
03 - That's All Right (Arthur Crudup)
04 - Geronimo's Cadillac (Michael Morphey & Charles Quartol)
05 - When The Morning Comes (Hoyt Axton)
06 - Good Lookin' Child (Hoyt Axton)
07 - I Dream Of Highways (Hoyt Axton & Renee Armand)
08 - Pet Parade (Hoyt Axton)
09 - Telephone Booth (Hoyt Axton)
10 - Boney Fingers (Hoyt Axton & Renee Armand)
11 - Billie's Theme (From The Columbia Motion Picture "Buster And Billie") (Hoyt Axton)


Produced by Allan McDougall & Hoyt Axton
Engineered by Tommy Vicari
Assistant Engineer : Linda Tyler
Mastering Engineer : Franck De Luna
Recorded at A&M Studios, Hollywood, California


01 - Maybelline

Drums : Sammy Lee Creason
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Electric Guitar : Terry Reid
Harp : Mark Dawson
Percussion : Milt Holland
Vocals : Merry Clayton & Sherlie Matthews
Vocals Arrangements by Clydie King

02 - Life Machine

Drums : Sammy Lee Creason
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Cello : Ann Goodman
Vibes & Percussion : Milt Holland
Horns : Dick "Slide" Hyde", Gene Cipriano, Michael Barone, Paul Hubinon & Vincent De Rosa
Horn & Horn Arrangements : Tom Scott
Vocals : Bob Lind, Flo & Eddie (Howard Kaylan & Mark Volman), Lee Montgomery & Linda Ronstadt

03 - That's All Right

Drums : Sammy Lee Creason
Bass : Emory Gordy
Piano : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Electric Guitar : James Burton

04 - Geronimo's Cadillac

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : David Jackson
Piano : Loren Newkirk
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Lead Acoustic Guitar : Bob Lind
Slide : Dr. Eric Chord
Dobro : James Burton
Banjo : Doug Dillard
Harp : Mark Dawson
Vocals : Bob Lind, Dana Brady, David Jackson, Denny Brooks, Doug Dillard, Hoyt Axton, Mark Dawson & Skitchy Washburn

05 - When The Morning Comes

Drums : Sammy Lee Creason
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Steel Pedal Guitar : Ralph Mooney

06 - Good Lookin' Child

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : David Jackson
Piano : Loren Newkirk
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Electric Guitar : James Burton
Percussion : Milt Holland
Horns : Dick "Slide" Hyde", Gene Cipriano, Michael Barone, Paul Hubinon & Vincent De Rosa
Horn & Horn Arrangements : Tom Scott
Vocals : Merry Clayton & Sherlie Matthews
Vocals Arrangements by Clydie King

07 - I Dream Of Highways

Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Steel Pedal Guitar : Red Rhodes
Melody : Milt Holland
Vocals : Hoyt Axton & Renee Armand

08 - Pet Parade

Drums : Sammy Lee Creason
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Banjo : Doug Dillard
Percussion : Milt Holland
Horns : Dick "Slide" Hyde", Gene Cipriano, Michael Barone, Paul Hubinon & Vincent De Rosa
Horn & Horn Arrangements : Tom Scott
Vocals : Flo & Eddie (Howard Kaylan & Mark Volman), Hoyt Axton, Lee Montgomery & Linda Ronstadt

09 - Telephone Booth

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : David Jackson
Piano : Loren Newkirk
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Electric Guitar : James Burton
Harp : Mark Dawson
Vocals : Flo & Eddie (Howard Kaylan & Mark Volman)

10 - Boney Fingers

Drums : Sammy Lee Creason
Bass : Emory Gordy
Piano : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Electric Guitar : James Burton
Steel Pedal Guitar : Red Rhodes
Vocals : Hoyt Axton & Renee Armand

11 - Billie's Theme

Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Piano & Celeste : Loren Newkirk
Acoustic Guitar : Hoyt Axton
Steel Pedal Guitar : Red Rhodes
Vocals : Renee Armand

Rod Stewart "A Night On The Town" (1976)


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) (Rod Stewart)
02 - The First Cut Is The Deepest (Cat Stevens)
03 - Fool For You (Rod Stewart)
04 - The Killing Of Georgie (Part I & Part II) (Rod Stewart)
05 - The Balltrap (Rod Stewart)
06 - Pretty Flamingo (Mark Barken)
07 - Big Bayou (Gib Gilbeau)
08 - The Wild Side Of Life (William Warren & Arlie Carter)
09 - Trade Winds (Ralph MacDonald & William Salter)


Produced by Tom Dowd
Recorded by Dee & Joe Robb
Assistant Engineer : George Tutano
Recorded at Cherokee Records Studios, Hollywood, Calif.
"The First Cut Is The Deepest" Recorded at Muscle Shoals Sound
String Overdubs - Criteria, Miami, Fla.


The Garage Band :

Bass : Donald "Duck" Dunn, Bob Glaub, David Hood, Willie Weeks & Leland "Lee" Sklar
Guitars : Steve Cropper, Billy Peek, Joe Walsh, Jesse Ed Davis, David Lindley & Fred Tackett
Keyboards : John Jarvis, David Foster, Barry Beckett, J. Smith
Drums : Roger Hawkins, Rick Shlosser, Andy Newmark & Al Jackson
Percussion : Tommy Vig & Joe Lala
String Arrangements by Jimmy Horowitz, Mike Lewis & Arif Mardin
Horns : Tower Of Power Horn Section
Plus Tenor Sax Solos by Jerry Jumonville & Plas Johnson

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Larry Weiss "Black & Blue Suite" (1974)



Label : Phillips Records / 20th Century Records


01 - Rhinestone Cowboy (Larry Weiss)
02 - Sheldon (Larry Weiss)
03 - She's Everything She Doesn't Want To Be (Larry Weiss)
04 - Sweet Ophelia (Larry Weiss)
05 - Lead Me On (Larry Weiss)
06 - Lay Me Down (Roll Me Out To Sea) (Larry Weiss)
07 - Evil Woman (Larry Weiss)
08 - Anytime Babe (Larry Weiss)
09 - The World Was Filled With Love (Larry Weiss)


All Selection Written & Produced by Larry Weiss
Executive Producer : Ray Wetzler
Recorded at Quantum Sound Studios, Torrance ("Sciorotta's ville"), California
Recording & Mix Engineer : Don Sciorotta, Assisted by Tony Sciorotta
Mastered by Arnie Acosta at Mastering Lab


Musicians :

Tom Hensley : Piano
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Rick Marotta : Drums & Percussion
Hugh McCracken : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Mandolin, Harmonica & Organ
Jimmie Haskell : Accordion & Moog
James Hendrix : Dobro & *Acoustic Guitar
*Jim Keltner : Drums
*Dean Parks : Electric Guitar
*David Parlatto : Bass
*Larry Weiss : Organ
Strings & Horns Arranged & Conducted by Jimmie Haskell
Concert Master : Sid Sharp

Rod Taylor "Rod Taylor" (1973)


 Label : Asylum Records


01 - I Ought To Know (Rod Taylor)
02 - Crossroads (Rod Taylor)
03 - Railroad Blood (Rod Taylor)
04 - Double Life (Rod Taylor)
05 - Making A Way (Rod Taylor)
06 - Sweet Inspiration (Rod Taylor)
07 - Livin' Dangerous Blues (Rod Taylor)
08 - Something Old (Rod Taylor)
09 - Man Who Made It Fall (Rod Taylor)
10 - Lost Iron Man (Rod Taylor)
11 - For Me (Rod Taylor)
12 - The Last Song (Rod Taylor)


Produced by Charles Plotkin
Recorded at Clover Recorders & Crystal Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California
Mixed at Clover Recorders
Recording & Mixdown Engineer : Michael Boshears
Engineer on "Sweet Inspiration" & "Something Old" : Richard Sanford Orshoff
Assistant Engineer : Norman Epstein
Mastered at A&M Records by Bernie Grundman


Musicians :

Rod Taylor : Guitar & Background vocals
Bonnie Bramlett : Background vocals
Don Caverhill : Piano & Organ
Ry Cooder : Guitar & Mandolin
Jesse Ed Davis : Guitar
Kenny Edwards : Bass
Steve Ferguson : Piano
Chuck Findley : Trumpet
Andrew Gold : Guitar & Accordion
Jim Horn : Saxophone
Russ Kunkel : Drums
David LaFlamme : Electric Fiddle
Gary Mallaber : Drums & Clavinet
Lew McCreary : Baritone Horn
Joni Mitchell : Background vocals
Buell Neidlinger : Bass
Bill Payne : Organ
Chuck Plotkin : Piano & Accordion
Reed Rhodes : Pedal Steel
Craig Safan : Piano
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Joel Tepp : Clarinet, Harmonica, Dobro, Slide Guitar & Much Heart
Steve Van Gelder : Fiddle & Guitar
Ernie Watts : Saxophone    

Shawn Phillips "Bright White" (1973)



Label : A&M Records


01 - Bright White (Shawn Phillips)
02 - Salty Tears (Shawn Phillips)
03 - All The Kings And Castles (Shawn Phillips)
04 - Victoria Emmanuele (Shawn Phillips)
05 - Planned "O" (Shawn Phillips)
06 - Lasting Peace Of Mind (Shawn Phillips)
07 - Technotronic Lad (Shawn Phillips)
08 - Dream Queen (Shawn Phillips)
09 - It's A Beautiful Morning (Shawn Phillips)
10 - Lady Of The Blue Rose (Shawn Phillips)


Production : Jonathon Weston with The help of Robert Appere at Clover Recorders in Hollywood
Engineered by Robert Appere


The Band :

Shawn Phillips : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Synthesizers, Vocals
Peter Robinson : Keyboards
Barrington York DeSousa : Drums
Tony Walmsley : Electric Guitar
Chuck Rainey : Bass


"Bright White" :
Drums : Russ Kunkel
Clavinet : Craig Doerge
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Guitar : Danny Kortchmar
Organ : William Smith
Brass : Chuck Findley

Paul Williams "Life Goes On" (1972) -Soft Rock-



 Label : A&M Records


01 - The Lady Is Waiting (Paul Williams)
02 - Out In The Country (Paul Williams & Roger Nichols)
03 - Little Girl (Paul Williams)
04 - Rose (Mentor Williams & Paul Williams)
05 - Where Do I Go From Here (Paul Williams)
06 - Life Goes On (Craig Doerge & Paul Williams)
07 - Park Avenue (Paul Williams)
08 - I Won't Last A Day Without You (Paul Williams & Roger Nichols)
09 - Traveling Boy (Paul Williams & Roger Nichols)
10 - That Lucky Old Sun (Beasley Smith & Haven Gillespsie)


Produced by Michael Jackson
Recording Engineer : Tommy Vicari
Assistant Recording Engineer : Mick Breen
(Songs on "Rose" Recorded at Olympic Section, London by Glyn Johns)
Mastering : Bernie Grundman & Franck De Luria, A&M Studios
Recorded at A&M Studios, Hollywood, California
Mixing Engineers :
Tommy Vicari on "Where Do I Go From Here", Glyn Johns on "Out In The Country", Jules Haeny on "Rose", "I Won't Last A Day Without You", "Park Avenue", "Traveling Boy" & Michael Jackson on "Little Girl", "Life Goes On", "The Lady Is Waiting, "That Lucky Old Sun"
Mixed at Sunset Sound Recorders except "Out In The Country" which was done at Olympic Studio (London)


01 - The Lady Is Waiting

Vocals : Paul Williams
Acoustic Guitar : David Spinozza
Piano : Craig Doerge
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Russ Kunkel
Tambourine : Michael Jackson

02 - Out In The Country

Vocals : Paul Williams
Acoustic Guitar : David Spinozza
Organ & Organ Percussion : Mike Utley
Piano : Craig Doerge
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums, Conga & Shaker : Russ Kunkel
Background vocals : Ronee Blakely

03 - Little Girl

Vocal : Paul Williams
Acoustic Guitar : David Spinozza
Piano : Craig Doerge
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Russ Kunkel
Oboe : Bob Cooper
Strings & Woodwinds Arranged by David Spinozza

04 - Rose

Vocal : Paul Williams
Piano : Craig Doerge
Acoustic Rhythm Guitar & Electric Guitar : David Spinozza
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Russ Kunkel
Background vocals : Paul & Mentor Williams
Strings Arranged by Jimmy Webb 

05 - Where Do I Go From Here

Vocals : Paul Williams
Piano : Craig Doerge
Acoustic Guitar : David Spinozza
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums, Conga & Shaker : Russ Kunkel
Recorder : Tom Scott
Tambourine : Jacoby
Miscelleanous Percussions : A&M Musicians Unit

06 - Life Goes On

Vocals : Paul Williams
Piano : Craig Doerge
Electric Guitar : David Spinozza
Organ : Mike Utley
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums, Conga & Tambourine : Russ Kunkel
Background vocals : Ronee Blakley & Gerry Beckley
Additional Background vocals : Ronee Blakley, Linda Ronstadt, Rick Roberts, Gerry Beckley & Jackson Browne

07 - Park Avenue

Vocals : Paul Williams
Piano : Craig Doerge
Organ : Mike Utley
Acoustic Guitar : David Spinozza
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Russ Kunkel
Strings & Horns Arranged by David Spinozza 

08 - I Won't Last A Day Without You

Vocals : Paul Williams
Classical Guitar : David Spinozza
Piano : Craig Doerge
Acoustic Guitar : Danny Kortchmar
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums, Conga & Shaker : Russ Kunkel
Alto Saxophone & Flute : Tom Scott
Strings Arranged by Tom Scott

09 - Traveling Boy

Vocals : Paul Williams
Piano : Craig Doerge
Electric Piano : Mike Utley
Electric Guitars : David Spinozza
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Russ Kunkel

10 - That Lucky Old Sun

Vocals : Paul Williams
Piano : Craig Doerge
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar

Chi Coltrane "Chi Coltrane" (1972) -Soft Rock / Blue-Eyed Soul-



Label : CBS Records


01 - Thunder And Lightning (Chi Coltrane)
02 - Goodbye John (Chi Coltrane)
03 - You Were My Friend (Chi Coltrane)
04 - Turn Me Around*** (Chi Coltrane)
05 - Like Elijah** (Chi Coltrane)
06 - The Tree*** (Chi Coltrane)
07 - Feelin' Good** (Chi Coltrane)
08 - It's Really Come To This (Chi Coltrane)
09 - I Will Not Dance (Chi Coltrane)
10 - Time To Come In* (Chi Coltrane)
11 - The Wheel Of Life (Chi Coltrane)


Produced by Toxey French
Songs Arranged by Chi Coltrane & Toxey French
Horns Arranged by Jim Horn
Strings & Woodwinds Arranged by Paul Buckmaster
Recording & Mixing Engineer : Eric Prestidge
Recordists : Miguel Morales & Willie Greer
Mixed at Armin Steiner Sound Labs, Inc.
Mastered at Artisan Sound Recorders


Musicians :

Chi Coltrane : Piano & Organ
Jim Gordon & Ron Tutt : Drums
Ben Benay & Dean Parks** : Guitar
Larry Knechtel, Steve Lefever*** & Leland "Lee" Sklar* : Bass
King Errisson : Congas
Victor Feldman : Percussion
The Billy Barnum Chorus : Choir
Concert Master : Sid Sharp

Mimi Farina & Tom Jans "Take Heart" (1971)



Label : A&M Records


01 - Carolina (Tom Jans)
02 - Charlotte (Mimi Farina)
03 - Kings And Queens (Mimi Farina & Tom Jans)
04 - The Great White Horse (Buck Owens & L. Scott)
05 - Reach Out (For Chris Ross) (Mimi Farina)
06 - Madman (Mimi Farina & Tom Jans)
07 - In The Quiet Morning (For Janis Joplin) (Mimi Farina)
08 - Letter To Jesus (Mimi Farina)
09 - After The Sugar Harvest (Mimi Farina & Tom Jans)
10 - No Need To Be Lonely (Tom Jans)


Produced by Michael Jackson
Engineer : Henry Lewy 


01 - Carolina

Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Craig Doerge : Piano
Jim Keltner : Drums
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass

02 - Charlotte

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar
Emil Richards : Percussion
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass
Edgar Lusgarten : Cello

03 - Kings And Queens

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Craig Doerge : Piano
Russ Kunkel : Drums
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass

04 - The Great White Horse

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Sneaky Pete Kleinow : Pedal Steel Guitar
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass

05 - Reach Out (For Chris Ross)

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass
Craig Doerge : Piano & Organ

06 - Madman

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Craig Doerge : Piano
Jim Keltner : Drums & Percussion
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass
Emil Richards : Tambourine

07 - In The Quiet Morning (For Janis Joplin)

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Craig Doerge : Piano
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass

08 - Letter To Jesus

Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Craig Doerge : Piano
Jim Keltner : Drums
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass

09 - After The Sugar Harvest

Mimi Farina : Guitar
Tom Jans : Guitar

10 - No Need To Be Lonely

Tom Jans : Guitar & Vocal
Mimi Farina : Guitar & Vocal
Craig Doerge : Acoustic & Electric Piano
Edgar Lusgarten : Cello
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Electric Bass
Russ Kunkel : Drums

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Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds "Fallin' In Love" (1975)


Label : Playboy Records


01 - Winners And Losers (Dan Hamilton & Ann Hamilton)
02 - Everyday Without You (Dan Hamilton)
03 - Only Love (Will Break Your Heart) (Dan Hamilton)
04 - What Kind Of Love Is This (Dan Hamilton)
05 - Fallin' In Love (Dan Hamilton & Ann Hamilton)
06 - Badman (Dan Hamilton)
07 - Who Do You Love (Eugene McDaniels)
08 - Barroom Blues (Dan Hamilton)
09 - So Good At Lovin' You (Dan Hamilton)
10 - Love Is (Alan Dennison & Dan Hamilton)


Produced by Dan Hamilton, Joe Frank & Alan Dennison
Engineered by Dallas Jordan & Gil Fortis
Rick Heenan - "Fallin' In Love", Neil Brody - "Winners And Losers"
Recorded & Mixed at Village Recorders
Mastered by Lanky Linstrot at ABC Recording Studios
Strings & Horns Arranged & Conducted by Jimmie Haskell
Sid Sharp Strings - Sid Sharp, Concert Master


Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds :

Dan Hamilton : Vocals, Guitar & Acoustic Guitar
Joe Frank Carollo : Vocals & Bass Guitar
Alan Dennison : Vocals & Piano


Joe Correro : Drums
Dan Hamilton, Joe Frank Carollo & Alan Dennison : Background vocals


01 - Winners And Losers

Gayle Levant : Harp

02 - Everyday Without You

Gayle Levant : Harp
Jay Dee Maness : Steel Guitar

03 - Only Love (Will Break Your Heart)

Gayle Levant : Harp
Jay Dee Maness : Steel Guitar

04 - What Kind Of Love Is This

Bill Peterson : Trumpet
Tony Terran : Trumpet
Bill Perkins : Tenor Sax
Johnny Rotella : Baritone Sax
Harold Diner : Trombone
Lew McCreary : Bass Trombone

05 - Fallin' In Love

Gayle Levant : Harp

06 - Badman

Dave Duke : French Horn
Gayle Levant : Harp
Bill Peterson : Trumpet
Tony Terran : Trumpet
Bill Perkins : Tenor Sax
Johnny Rotella : Baritone Sax
Harold Diner : Trombone
Lew McCreary : Bass Trombone

07 - Who Do You Love

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08 - Barroom Blues

Gayle Levant : Harp

09 - So Good At Lovin' You

Gayle Levant : Harp
Jay Dee Maness : Steel Guitar

10 - Love Is

Dave Duke : French Horn
Gayle Levant : Harp

Randy Sharp "First In Line" (1976) -Country Rock-



Label : Nautilus Recordings


01 - First In Line (Randy Sharp)
02 - Who ' Ya Gonna Blame It On (Randy Sharp)
03 - You Were The Light (Randy Sharp)
04 - Begin Without Me (Randy Sharp)
05 - The Womanizer (Randy Sharp)
06 - Gonna Leave It Up (Randy Sharp)
07 - For Old Times Sake (Randy Sharp)
08 - Making A Comeback (Randy Sharp)
09 - Banjo Man (Randy Sharp)


Recorded Kendun Recorders, Burbank, California
September 14th-15th 1976


Featuring :

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Fred Tackett : Rhythm & Lead Guitar
Lee Ritenour : Rhythm & Lead Guitar
David Paich : Piano
David Hungate : Bass Guitar
Tom Brumley : Pedal Steel
Larry McNeely : Banjo
David Foster : Electric Keyboards
Bob Findley, Chuck Findley, Dick "Slyde" Hyde, Jackie Kelso, Jim Horn, Lew McCreary & Tom Scott : Horns
Clydie King, Sherlie Matthews & Venetta Fields : Backing vocals
Sharon Bays : Vocals on "For Old Times Sake"