17/10/2017

Nick Jameson "A Crowd Of One" (1986) -AOR / Westcoast Rock-



Label : Motown Records Corp.


01 - Weatherman (Nick Jameson & Kim O'Leary)
02 - Bring Your Love To Me (Nick Jameson & Kim O'Leary)
03 - Gonna Hold You Tight (Nick Jameson & Kim O'Leary)
04 - Last Act Of A Desperate Man (Nick Jameson)
05 - Love's Closing In (Nick Jameson)
06 - Wishing My Way Back To You (Nick Jameson)
07 - The Whole Truth (Nick Jameson)
08 - I Don't Know Where I'm Going (The Train Song) (Nick Jameson)
09 - Save Your Heart (Nick Jameson)


Written, Produced & Performed by Nick Jameson
Mastered by Bernie Grundman
Recorded by the author in his private domain

I would like to express my heart-felt thanks to my friends who helped and encouraged during the making of this music - John Holder ; who acted as productions consultant and a 'fresh pair of ears' on many a late night ; Kim O'Leary, who sang with me on "Gonna Hold You Tight" & "Wishing My Way Back To You" and who co-produced "Gonna Hold You Tight" and helped me mix the album ; Ultra-Bad Saxists Tony Career, Kim Parks & Jon Marett (respectively "Last Act Of A Desperate Man", "The Whole Truth" & "Weatherman") ; Sandy Arenz, who played Oboe on "Last Act Of A Desperate Man" & David Andersen, who played Drums on "The Whole Truth"

Spargo "Hold On" (1982) -Westcoast Rock-



Label : Polydor Records


01 - Love & True Love (Ellert Driessen & Spargo)
02 - (Maybe We Can) Hold On (Ellert Driessen)
03 - Groovy People (Ruud Mulder)
04 - Feelin' Like A Stranger (Ruud Mulder & Spargo)
05 - Goodbye (Ellert Driessen & Spargo)
06 - Special Love (Leander Lammertink & Lilian Day Jackson)
07 - Shout It Out (Leander Lammertink, Ellert Driessen & Spargo)
08 - Are You Serious? (Ellert Driessen & Spargo)
09 - So Funny (Ellert Driessen)


Lilian Day Jackson : Lead & Backing vocals, Percussion
Ellert Driessen : Keyboards, Lead & Backing vocals
Ruud Mulder : Guitars & Backing vocals
Jef Nassenstein : Bass
Leander Lammertink : Drums & Percussion

Produced by Martin Duiser for Sky High Music
Engineered by Okkie Huysdens
Mixed by Martin Duiser & Okkie Huysdens
Recorded at Soindpush Studios, Blaricum, Holland
Except Rhythm-Tracks "So Funny", "Special Love" & "Groovy People" Recorded by Peter Boer at Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum, Holland

Additional Credits :
Eddie Conard : Percussion on All Tracks except "Feelin' Like A Stranger"
Larry Jackson : Percussion on "So Funny" & "Groovy People"
Okkie Huysdens : Additional Backing vocals on "Hold On" & "Feelin' Like A Stranger"
Omar Dupree & Steve Cisby : Addiitonal Backing vocals on "Special Love"
Hans Verbeulen : Acoustic Guitar on "Goodbye"
Strings & Woodwinds on "Goodbye" Arranged & Conducted by Hans Holestelle

Bricklin ‎"Bricklin" (1986) -Soft Rock / AOR-



Label : A&M Records


01 - Fear Of Life (Scott Bricklin, Brian Bricklin, Jake Meyer & Gary King)
02 - For Her Love (Scott Bricklin, Brian Bricklin & Jake Meyer)
03 - Even When You're Done With Me (Scott Bricklin & Brian Bricklin)
04 - All I Know (Bricklin)
05 - Love Without Pain (Bricklin)
06 - If Is This Love (Jake Meyer, Scott Bricklin & Brian Bricklin)
07 - All You Own (Scott Bricklin & Brian Bricklin)
08 - She's Not My Girl (Scott Bricklin & Brian Bricklin)
09 - How Come I? (Scott Bricklin & Brian Bricklin)
10 - The Sleeping Dream (Scott Bricklin & Brian Bricklin)


Produced & Engineered by Neil Dorfsman
Arrangements & Pre-Production by Gary A. King & Bricklin
Executive Producer : Arthur M. Mann
Management & Direction by Lawrence M. Goldfarb & Eric J. Cohen for Golden Guru Entertainment
Live Production : Jack Medes, Darrin Bruce & Marty Garcia
Recorded at :
Kajem Studios, Gladwyne, PA, Assisted by Jim Campbell
Bearsville Studios, Bearsville, NY, Assisted by Ken Lonas
Mixed at Wisseloord Studios, Hilversun, Holland, Assisted by Aaron Denson
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Masterdisk, NY
Additional Production at Studio 4, Philadelphia, PA
Bricklin :
Brian Bricklin : Guitar, Vocals & Keyboards
Scott Bricklin : Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards & Percussion
Jake Meyer : Vocals, Keyboards & Percussion
James Goetz : Bass & Vocals
Eddie Bader : Drums & Vocals
Ian Cross : Guitar, Keyboards & Vocals
Additional Musicians :
Jim Salamone : Linn, Simmons, Fairlight & Programming
Randy Cantor : Fairlight, Synths & Programming
Douglas Grisby III : Cameo Bass Appearance on "All I Know" & "If Is This Love"
Daryll Burgee : Percussion on "All I Know"
Horn Arrangements on "All I Know" by Jay Davidson & Bricklin
Horns : Jay Davidson, Sax, Also on "All You Own"
Bob Hagglund : Trombone
Gary McKeen : Trumpet
Dag DuPree : Trumpet
Emulator Programming : Tom Stephenson

The Innocents "The Innocents" (1982) -Soft Rock / Power Pop-



Label : The Boardwalk Entertainment Co.


01 - Stop Shooting Up Stars (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
02 - Directly From The Heart (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
03 - Hold My Hand (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
04 - Wild At Fifteen (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
05 - Twisted Kiss (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
06 - Sob Story (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
07 - Without Time (Marten Ingle, Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
08 - Comes The Night (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
09 - Backseat Of My Car (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)
10 - You Gotta Cry (Michael Hurt & Tommy Newman)


Produced by Robert Margouleff
Engineered by Howard Siegel
Second Engineer : Karat Faye
Second Engineer, Mixing : Barbara Rooney
Recorded at Record Plant, Los Angeles ; Indigo Ranch, Malibu & Wizard Recording Studio, Los Angeles
Mixed at George Massenburg Studios, Los Angeles
The Innocents :
Chris Kaye : Drums
Michael Hurt : Vocals & Guitar
Tony Kowalski : Lead Guitar
Tommy Newman : Keyboards & Backing vocals
Marten Ingle : Bass & Backing vocals

Novo Combo "The Animation Generation" (1982) -AOR-


 Label : Polydor Records


01 - Animation Generation (Novo Combo)
02 - Too Long Gone (Novo Combo & Monica Tidwell)
03 - Slow Fade (Novo Combo & Michelle Dees)
04 - Keep Your Love Alive (Novo Combo)
05 - Anyone Can See (Novo Combo & Cindy Shrieve)
06 - Welcome Innervision (Novo Combo)
07 - Chained Man (Novo Combo)
08 - Follow The Love (Novo Combo)
09 - She Runs (Novo Combo & Michelle Dees)
10 - No Wonder (Novo Combo)


Produced by Novo Combo & Elliot Scheiner
Recorded & Re-mixed by Elliot Scheiner
Recorded at A&R Studios, Mediasound & Soundworks, New York City
Re-mixed at Automated Sound Studios, New York City
Mastered by Ted Jensen at Sterling Sound, New York City
Synthesizer Programming : Rob Mounsey & Novo Combo
All Keyboards Performed by Novo Combo
Digital Doctors : Wayne Yurgelun & Bill Roach
Assistant Engineers : Larry Franke, Gregory Mann, Michael Morongell, Kevin Alpin & Cheryl Smith

Novo Combo :
Stephen Dees : Vocals & Bass
Pete Hewlett : Vocals & Guitar
Carlos Rios : Guitar & Background vocals
Michael Shrieve : Drums, Percussion & Background vocals


01 - Animation Generation

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

02 - Too Long Gone

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett

03 - Slow Fade

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

04 - Keep Your Love Alive

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett
 
05 - Anyone Can See

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett
 
06 - Welcome Innervision

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

07 - Chained Man

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett
 
08 - Follow The Love

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett
 
09 - She Runs

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

10 - No Wonder

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett

Novo Combo "Novo Combo" (1981) -AOR-



Label : Polydor Records


01 - Up Periscope (Stephen Dees)
02 - City Bound ("E" Train) (Stephen Dees & Desmond Child)
03 - We Need Love (Pete Hewlett, Michael Shrieve, Jack Griffith & Stephen Dees)
04 - Long Road (Stephen Dees & Jack Griffith)
05 - Tattoo (Pete Hewlett)
06 - Don't Do That (Stephen Dees, Michael Shrieve, Pete Hewlett & Jack Griffith)
07 - Sorry (For The Delay) (Stephen Dees)
08 - Axis Will Turn (Jack Griffith)
09 - Light Of The World (Pete Hewlett, Michael Shrieve, Jack Griffith & Stephen Dees)
10 - Do You Wanna Shake? (Pete Hewlett, Pete Hewlett & Michael Shrieve)
11 - Hard To Say Goodbye (Pete Hewlett)


Engineered & Mixed by Chris Kimsey
Associate Engineer : Brian McGee
Recorded & Mixed at The Hit Factory, New York City
Mastered by Ted Jensen at Sterling Sound, New York
Novo Combo is Stephen Dees, Jack Griffith, Pete Hewlett & Michael Schrieve


01 - Up Periscope

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

02 - City Bound ("E" Train)

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

03 - We Need Love

Lead vocal Pete Hewlett

04 - Long Road

Lead vocal Pete Hewlett

05 - Tattoo

Lead vocal Pete Hewlett

06 - Don't Do That

Lead vocal Pete Hewlett

07 - Sorry (For The Delay)

Lead vocal : Stephen Dees

08 - Axis Will Turn

Lead vocal : Jack Griffith

09 - Light Of The World

Lead vocal Pete Hewlett

10 - Do You Wanna Shake?

Lead vocal Pete Hewlett

11 - Hard To Say Goodbye

Lead vocal : Pete Hewlett

Strange Advance ‎"The Distance Between" (1988) -Soft Rock / SynthPop-



Label : Capitol Records


01 - Till The Star Fall (Drew Arnott & Darryl Kromm)
02 - Love Becomes Electric (Darryl Kromm)
03 - Who Lives Next Door (Drew Arnott & Paul Hyde)
04 - Love Is Strange (Drew Arnott & Darryl Kromm)
05 - This Island Earth (Darryl Kromm)
06 - Hold You (Drew Arnott)
07 - Crying In The Ocean (Drew Arnott)
08 - Wild Blue (Drew Arnott & Darryl Kromm)
09 - Rock And Whirl (Darryl Kromm)
10 - Ultimate Angels (Drew Arnott & Dawnlea Tait-Arnott)
11 - Alien Time (Drew Arnott & Darryl Kromm)


Produced by Drew Arnott with Howard Ayee & *Joe Primeau (*for Do Re Mi Productions Inc.)
Engineered by Joe Primeau & Lenny DeRose
Assisted by Darren Miller, Randy Staub & Earl Torno
Mixed by Lenny DeRose except "Who Lives Next Door" Mixed by Bob Rock
Recorded at Phase One Studios, Toronto
Additional Recording at Do Re Mi Studio, Toronto ; Mushroom Studios, Vancouver & Nuke Sound, Pickering
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Masterdisk, N.Y.C.
Strange Advance is :
Darryl Kromm : Vocals, Guitar & 12 String
Drew Arnott : Vocals, Keyboards & Programming
Additional Musicians :
Drums : Greg Critchley (Tracks 02, 11) & Owen Tennyson (06)
Guitar : Jim Hubby (04, 06, 07), Ian Cameron (06), Simon Brierley (01, 03), Allan Holdsworth (03, 11), Ed Shaw (03, 08), Randy Bachman (04)
Bass : Howard Ayee (01, 02, 03, 06, 11), Matthew Gerrard (04, 07, 08), Steve Webster (07, 09)
Violin : Ian Cameron (07)
Pedal Steel : Kenny Greer (04)
Background vocals : Peter Fredette (03, 06, 11), Storm (10), Howard Ayee (01), Joe Primeau (01, 11)
Soprano : Dawnlea Arnott (06, 10)
Emulator Programming : Billy Chapman
Additional Programming : Howard Ayee, Scott Humphries, Gerald O'Brien
Alto Saxophone : Andrew Arnott (05)

16/10/2017

States "Picture Me With You" (1981) -AOR / Power Pop-



Label : The Boardwalk Entertainment Co.


01 - Picture Me With You (Jimmy McDonnell & Steve Chandler) 
02 - Angel Of The Morning (Chip Taylor)
03 - Saturday Night (E. Troyer & D. Brown)
04 - Love On The Line (Jimmy McDonnell)
05 - Tell Me It's Love (Randy Koontz)
06 - Love You Girl (T. Hatty - P. Christakos & P. Riley)
07 - Let's Roll (Jimmy McDonnell & Steve Chandler) 
08 - Jenny (Jimmy McDonnell, Steve Chandler & Barry Scott) 
09 - Just A Dream (Morgan Hampton)
10 - Get It (Barry Scott)


Produced by John Ryan for Chicago Kid Productions
Recorded & Mixed by Bill Drescher at Sound City Studios, Van Nuys, California
Assistant Engineer : Tori Swenson
Grand Piano : Nicky Hopkins
Alto Sax : Jerry Jumonville

States :
Dominic Germano : Electric Bass
Morgan Hampton : Drums, Percussion, Harmony Vocals & Lead vocal on "Just A Dream"
Barry Scott : Lead Guitar, Harmony Vocals & Lead vocal on "Get It"
Jimmy McDonnell : Lead vocals & Harmony Vocals
Robert Schindler : Electronic Keyboards
Steve Chandler : Special Effect Guitars & Harmony Vocals

Bob Meighan Band "(Me'hun)" (1977) -Country Rock / Soft Rock-



Label : Capitol Records


01 - Under The Falling Sky (Jackson Browne)
02 - Everynight (Bob Meighan)
03 - From Who (Bob Meighan)
04 - Only Living Son (Bob Meighan)
05 - White Lies (Bob Meighan & David Mason)
06 - Almost Saturday Night (John Fogerty)
07 - So Long (Bob Meighan & David Mason)
08 - Lover's Eyes (Bob Meighan & David Mason)
09 - The Judge (Bob Meighan, Howard & David Dodt)
10 - Emergency (Bob Meighan)


Produced by Bob Meighan, John Palladino & Ed Black
Recording Engineers : Don Wood, Mike Beiriger, Don Henderson
Mixing Engineer : Mike Beiriger
Production Assistant : John Spencer
Basic Tracks Recorded at Capitol Records
All Other Recording & Mixing at The Record Plant, Los Angeles

The Band :
Bob Meighan : Guitars & Vocals
Dick Furlow : Bass
Milt Miller : Drums & Percussion
David Dodt : Guitars & Vocals
David Mason : Keyboards

Guests :
Jeff Gilkinson : Banjo, Harmonica & Cello
Jerry Swallow : Electric Guitar
Richie Cavanaugh : Electric Guitar
Rick Littlefield : Electric Guitar
Jerry Manfredi : Bass & Horn Arrangements
Tim Downs : Percussion
Steve Forman : Congas
Bruce Fowler : Trombone
Ed Black : Guitars & Steel

'Seawind' Horns :
Larry Williams : Tenor Sax
Jerry Hey : Trumpet
Kim Hutchroft : Alto Sax

Background vocals : Bob Meighan, Mike Condello, Doug Haywood, Valerie Carter, Bobby Cochran & David Dodt

Fotomaker "Transfer Station" (1979) -Soft Rock / AOR-



Label : Atlantic Recording Corporation


01 - Gotta Feel Your Love (Frankie Vinci & Matthew Jaye)
02 - Lightning (Frankie Vinci & Lex Marchesi)
03 - Make Me Wanna Dance (Frankie Vinci)
04 - Love Me Forever (Frankie Vinci & Lex Marchesi)
05 - Fooled Again (Frankie Vinci)
06 - Nowhere To Turn (Lex Marchesi & Frankie Vinci)
07 - A Woman Like You (Frankie Vinci)
08 - Don't Let Go (Frankie Vinci & Lex Marchesi)


Fotomaker :
Gene Cornish : Bass
Dino Danelli : Drums & Percussion
Lex Marchesi : Guitars & Vocals
Frankie Vinci : Keyboards, Alto Flute & Lead vocals

Produced & Engineered by Barry Mraz
Sax on "Gotta Feel Your Love" : Michael Brecker
Backing vocals on "Make Me Wanna Dance" : Dan Lloyd
Oberheim Program : Ed Walsh
Assistant Engineers : Julie Last, Jeff Hendrickson, David Brody & Jamie Schwartz
Mastered by Dennis King at Atlantic Studios

Country Joe McDonald "Childs Play" (1983) -Folk Rock / Soft Rock-



Label : Rag Baby Records / Intercord Records / One Way Records


01 - Not In A Chinese Restaurant (Joe McDonald)
02 - Power Plant Blues (Joe McDonald)
03 - Picks And Lasers (Joe McDonald)
04 - Ice Pack (Joe McDonald)
05 - One More Year Of Good Times (Joe McDonald)
06 - Vietnam Never Again (Joe McDonald)
07 - America My Home (Joe McDonald)
08 - Star Yeck: Voyage(Joe McDonald, Trevor Lawrence & Jay Graydon)
       Vietnam Never Again
       America My Home
       Star Yeck: Voyage Of The Good Ship Undersize
       Capt. James P. Jerk
       Mr. Spot
       Lt. Ungawa
       Mr. Jeckoff
       The Computer
       Spitty
       Space Garbage Monster
09 - Mi Corazon (Joe McDonald)


Produced by Joe McDonald & Bruce Walford, Trevor Lawrence & Bill Belmont
Engineers : Bruce Walford, John Fishbach, Phil Kaffel, Jesse Osborne, Richie Corsello & Jamie Bridges
Mixed by Michael Herbick ; "Star Yeck", Richie Corsello ; "One More Year Of Good Times", Jamie Bridges"Ice Park", Joe McDonald & Bruce Walford
Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California & Crystal Sound Studios, Los Angeles, California


01 - Not In A Chinese Restaurant

Joe McDonald : Acoustic Guitar
Peter Walsh : Bass & Vocals
Gary Goodrow, Jim Cranna, Nancy Fish & Lisa Eunson : Player

02 - Power Plant Blues

Joe McDonald : Vocals
Jay Graydon & John Blackley : Electric Guitar
Mike Porcaro : Bass
David Foster : Piano
Jeff Porcaro : Drums

03 - Picks And Lasers

Joe McDonald : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Vocal & Korg Electronics
Peter Walsh : Electric Guitar
David Hayes : Bass
Jeffrey Myers : Drums

04 - Ice Park

Joe McDonald : Acoustic Guitar
Peter Walsh : Bass

05 - One More Year Of Good Times

Joe McDonald : Acoustic Guitar
Peter Walsh : Bass

06 - Vietnam Never Again

Joe McDonald : Acoustic & Vocal
Greg Douglass : Electric Guitar
David Hayes : Bass
John Allair : Piano
Tom Dollinger : Drums

07 - America My Home

Joe McDonald : Acoustic Guitar
Peter Walsh : Bass

08 - Star Yeck: Voyage Of The Good Ship Undersize       Capt. James P. Jerk
       Mr. Spot
       Lt. Ungawa
       Mr. Jeckoff
       The Computer
       Spitty
       Space Garbage Monster

Jay Graydon : Guitar
Mac Cridlin : Bass
Bill Cuomo : Piano
Michael Boddicker : Effects

09 - Mi Corazon

Joe McDonald : Acoustic Guitar, Vocal & Harmonica
David Hayes : Bass
Peter Walsh : Guitar
Jeffrey Myers : Drums

Country Joe McDonald ‎"Rock And Roll Music From The Planet Earth" (1978) -Country Rock / Soft Rock-



Label : Fantasy Records


01 - Coyote (Joe McDonald)
02 - Bring Back The Sixties Man (Joe McDonald)
03 - Sunshine Through My Window (Joe McDonald)
04 - Rock And Roll Again (Joe McDonald)
05 - Darkship (Joe McDonald)
06 - Y-o-u (Joe McDonald)
07 - Southern Cross (Joe McDonald)
08 - Space Patrol (Joe McDonald)
09 - U.F.O. (Joe McDonald)
10 - Get It Together (Joe McDonald)


Produced by Trevor Lawrence
Engineered by John Fishbach, Phil Kaffel & David Henson
Assisted by Ann Bolling & Steve Williams
Recorded at Crystal Sound, Hollywood & Fantasy Studios, Berkeley - May & November 1977
Mixed at Crystal by John Fishbach
Mastered at Crystal by Jeff Saunders


01 - Coyote

Bass : Mike Porcaro
Electric Guitars : Jay Graydon
Vamp Solo : John Blakeley
Solo & Electric Piano : David Foster
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Strings by Trevor Lawrence
Background vocals : Stephanie Spruill, Lisa Roberts & Jim Gilstrap

02 - Bring Back The Sixties Man

Bass : Mac Cridlin
Electric Guitars : Jay Graydon
Piano : Bill Cuomo
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Synth : Michael Boddicker
Horns : Steve Madaio, Chuck Findley, John Mitchell & Trevor Lawrence
Horns & Strings by Trevor Lawrence
Background vocals : Jon Joyce, Andrea Robinson, John Lehman & Jim Gilstrap

03 - Sunshine Through My Window

Bass : Mac Cridlin
Electric Guitars : Jay Graydon
Piano : Bill Cuomo
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Synth : Michael Boddicker
Horns : Steve Madaio, Chuck Findley, John Mitchell & Trevor Lawrence
Horns & Strings by Trevor Lawrence
Background vocals : Jon Joyce, Andrea Robinson, John Lehman & Jim Gilstrap
Harmonica : Joe McDonald
Tamboura : Sarod Ashih Khan

04 - Rock And Roll Again

Bass : Mike Porcaro
Electric Guitars : Jay Graydon & John Blackeley
Piano : David Foster
Drums : Jeff Porcaro & Chilli Charles
Horns : Steve Madaio, Trevor Lawrence, Chuck Findley & John Mitchell
Horns by Trevor Lawrence
Background vocals : Lisa Roberts, Stephanie Spruill, Marty McCall & Roger Kenerly-Saint

05 - Darkship

Bass : Mac Cridlin
Guitars : Jay Graydon
Organ : Bill Cuomo
Drums : Jeff Porcaro

06 - Y-o-u

Bass : Mac Cridlin
Guitars : Jay Graydon
Organ : Bill Cuomo
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Background vocals : Peter Walsh

07 - Southern Cross

Bass : Mike Porcaro
Guitars : Jay Graydon
Piano : David Foster
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Background vocals : Lisa Roberts, Stephanie Spruill & Jim Gilstrap
Digerree Doo : Chuck Findley

08 - Space Patrol

Bass : Mac Cridlin
Guitars : Jay Graydon
Organ : Bill Cuomo
Drums : Jeff Porcaro

09 - U.F.O.

Bass : Mac Cridlin
Guitars : Jay Graydon
Organ : Bill Cuomo
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Background vocals : Peter Walsh
Horns : Steve Madaio, Trevor Lawrence & Chuck Findley
Horns by Trevor Lawrence

10 - Get It Together

Bass : Mike Porcaro
Guitars : John Blakeley
Electric Piano : David Foster
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Background vocals : Lisa Roberts, Stephanie Spruill, Marti McCall & Roger Kenerly-Saint

15/10/2017

Paul Hyde And The Payolas "Here's The World For Ya" (1985) -AOR-



Label : A&M Records


01 - Stuck In The Rain (Bob Rock & Paul Hyde)
02 - You're The Only One (Bob Rock, David Foster, Paul Hyde & Miriam Nelson)
03 - It Won't Be You (Bob Rock, Paul Hyde, David Foster, Bryan Adams & Jim Vallance)
04 - Cruel Hearted Lovers (Bob Rock, Paul Hyde & Miriam Nelson)
05 - It Must Be Love (Bob Rock, Paul Hyde & Miriam Nelson)
06 - Little Boys (Bob Rock & Paul Hyde)
07 - All That I Want (Bob Rock & Paul Hyde)
08 - Here's The World (Bob Rock, David Foster, Paul Hyde & Miriam Nelson)
09 - Rhythm Slaves (Bob Rock & Paul Hyde)
10 - Never Leave This Place (Bob Rock & Paul Hyde)


Produced by David Foster
Recorded & Mixed by Bob Rock
Second Engineer : Mike Fraser
Recorded at Little Mountain Sound, Vancouver, B.C.
Originally Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound
Keyboards : David Foster & Christopher Livingston
Background vocals : Richard Marx, Paul Janz, Henri Lorieau, Sugar Jones, Mark Lafrance, Todd Smallwood & David Foster
Harmonica : Christophe Allen
Sax Extraordinare : Mark Rousseau
Synth Program : Steve Porcaro
Horn Arrangement : Jerry Hey

The Outfield ‎"Bangin'" (1987) -AOR / Power Pop / Soft Rock-



Label : CBS Records


01 - Somewhere In America (John Spinks)
02 - Bangin' On My Heart (John Spinks)
03 - No Surrender (John Spinks)
04 - Moving Target (John Spinks)
05 - Long Way Home (John Spinks & Rick Di Fonzo)
06 - Playground (John Spinks)
07 - Alone With You (John Spinks)
08 - The Main Attraction (John Spinks)
09 - Better Than Nothing (John Spinks)
10 - Since You've Been Gone (John Spinks)


All Instruments & Voices - The Outfield (John Spinks, Tony Lewis & Alan Jackman (Plug))*
*Except :
Additional Backing vocals : Frankie Callaghan
Synthesizers on "Alone With You" : Peter Wood
Synthesizers on "No Surrender" : The Filth Sisters, Programming by Dee Long
Produced by William Wittman for Weedy Wet Productions
Engineered by John Angelo
Executive Producer : Rick Chertoff for Uncle Webb Productions
Jugs : Steve Ralbovsky
Recorded at Air Studios, London
Assistant Engineer : Steve Lyon
Mixed at Record Plant Studios, New York
Assistant Engineer : Ted Trewhella
Mastered at Sterling Sound by George Marino

Bob Crewe "Motivation" (1977) -Soft Rock / AOR / Blue-Eyed Soul-



Label : Elektra / Asylum Records


01 - Motivation** (Bob Crewe & Mark James)
02 - Give It Hell** (Bob Crewe & Bob Hardwick)
03 - Lady Love Song* (Bob Crewe & Mark James)
04 - It Took A Long Time (For The First Time In My Life)** (Bob Crewe, L. Russell Brown & R. Bloodworth)
05 - Marriage Made In Heaven** (Kenny Nolan)
06 - Somethin' Like Nothin' Before** (Bob Crewe & L. Russell Brown)
07 - In Another Life* (Bob Crewe & Mark James)
08 - Baby Whatcha Doin' A Me?* (Bob Crewe & Bob Hardwick)
09 - Merci Beaucoup (Bob Crewe)


Produced by Jerry Wexler & Barry Beckett
Arrangements :
Rhythm Tracks : Barry Beckett
Horns & Strings : Barry Fasman* & Mike Lewis**
Vocal Background : Jon Joyce & Bob Crewe
Recording Studios :
Rhythm Tracks & Percussion : Muscle Shoals Sound, Sheffield, Alabama
Recording Engineers : Jerry Masters & Steve Melton
Horns, Strings & Background vocals : Cherokee Studio, Hollywood, California
Recording Engineer : Dee Robb
Re-Mix Engineers : Bruce Robb, except on "Marriage Made In Heaven" John Arrias
Lead vocals & Solo Piano Overdubs : Media Sound, New York
Recording Engineer : Michael De Lugg
Note :
Lead vocals were also Recorded at Muscle Shoals Sound & Cherokee Studio
Mastering : Terry Dunavan, Elektra Sound Recorders, Los Angeles
Voices of Inspiration" Choir Directed & Conducted by Alexander Hamilton (Featured on "Give It Hell" & "It Took A Long Time")

Musicians :
Guitars : Pete Carr - Lead, Jimmy Johnson & Trevor Veitch
Keyboards : Barry Beckett, Tim Henson, Bhen Lanzaroni (Featured Pianist on "Lady Love Song", "Baby, Whatcha Down' A' Me?" & "In Another Life"), David Hood
Drums : Roger Hawkins
Percussion : Tom Roady, Tommy Vig
Jew's Harp : Joe Robb (Featured on "Merci Beaucoup")
Accordion : Stephen Paletta (Featured on "Merci Beaucoup")
Trumpets : Chuck Findley, Gary Grant, Ollie Mitchell
Trombones : Lew McCreary, George Bohannon, Jack Redmond
Saxophones : Jon Kip & Clarinet (Featured on "Merci Beaucoup"), Ernie Watts, Gene Cipriano & Woodwinds
French Horns : Vince De Rosa, David Duke, Arthur Maebe, Dick Parisi
Harp : Gayle Levant, Cerlye Mills
Violins : Sid Sharp - Concert Master (Featured on "Merci Beaucoup"), William Kurasch, James Getzoff, Murray Adler, Henry Ferber, Tibor Zelig, Arnold Belnick, Stanley Plummer, Joy Lyle, Ronald Folsom, Isabelle Daskoff, Jay Rosen, Harris Goldman, Daniel Shindaryov, Josef Schoenbrun, Michelle Grab, John Whittenberg, Dan Turner, Franklin D'Antonio
Violas : Allan Harshman, Samuel Boghossian, Mike Nowack, David Schwartz, Pamela Goldsmith, Herschel Wise
Cellos : Jesse Ehrlich, Armand Kaproff, Glen Grab, Harry Saluts, Selene Hurford
Background vocals : Kim Carnes, Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Jon Joyce, Curt Becher, Stan Farber, Mitch Gordon, Jim Haas & Jim Gilstrap

The Cretones "Snap! Snap! (1981) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : Planet Records


01 - Empty Heart (Mark Goldenberg)
02 - Hanging On To One (Mark Goldenberg)
03 - Swinging Divorcee (Mark Goldenberg)
04 - Lonely Street (Mark Goldenberg)
05 - I Can't Get Over You (Mark Goldenberg)
06 - One Kiss (Mark Goldenberg)
07 - Love Is Turning (Mark Goldenberg)
08 - Girls! Girls! Girls! (Mark Goldenberg)
09 - Snap! Snap! (Mark Goldenberg)
10 - Mood Vertigo (Mark Goldenberg)


Norman Epstein Management in Conjunction with Ron Weiss Presents 
A Peter Bernstein Production of Planet Recording Artists The Cretones featuring :
Steve Beers on Drums
Peter Bernstein on Bass & Harmonies
Mark Goldenberg on Lead vocals, Guitar, Synthesizer & Vibes
Steve Leonard on All Manner of Keyboards
In their new Album "Snap! Snap!"
With Music & Lyrics by Mark Goldenberg, Additional Music & Lyrics by Mark Goldenberg
Produced by Peter Bernstein
Engineered by Gabe Veltri
Recorded & Mixed by Gabe Veltri in The Los Angeles
Basin at Soundcastle Recording Studios with Assistance by Mitch Gibson
Additional Recording was done at Redwing Sound with help from Larry Hinds, Kirk Butler & Paul Lani
Also at California Recorders Assisted by Todd Van Etten
Mastered at The Mastering Lab by Doug Sax
We would like to Thank :
M.L. Benoit for Hand Percussion
Phil Kenzie for Baritone Sax on "Swinging Divorcee"
Bill Payne for his assistance on "Swinging Divorcee"

Combonation ‎"Combonation" (1984) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Babble On (Steve Dudas & Mark Hart)
02 - Adventures In Modern Living (Steve Dudas, Mark Hart, Randy Foote & Rick Moors)
03 - It's All Over Sue (Steve Dudas & Mark Hart)
04 - Hazardous Conditions (Steve Dudas, Mark Hart & Randy Foote)
05 - A Place In Your Life (Steve Dudas, Mark Hart & Billy Thomas)
06 - Girls Like You (Steve Dudas, Randy Foote, Mark Hart & Leinheiser)
07 - We's Gwyne Hollywood (Randy Foote, Rick Moors, Leinheiser & Temple)
08 - No More Information (Steve Dudas, Mark Hart, Rick Moors & Billy Thomas)
09 - Nature Of The Beast (Steve Dudas, Mark Hart, Randy Foote & Billy Thomas)


Produced by Ted Templeman
Engineered by Lee Herschberg, Donn Landee & Mark Linett
Originally Mastered by Bobby Hata
Production Coordinator : Joan Parker
Combonation :
Mark Hart : Vocals, Guitars & Keyboards
Steve Dudas : Lead Guitar
Randy Foote : Vocals & Percussion
Rick Moors : Bass
Billy Thomas : Drums & Vocals

Bobby Arvon "Until Now" (1978) -Soft Rock-



Label : First Artists Records


01 - Until Now (Bobby Arvon)
02 - Yesterday's Odds And Ends (Bobby Arvon)
03 - Stay A Little Longer (Bobby Arvon)
04 - We're All Going Down Together (Pat Anthony Arvonio & Bobby Arvon)
05 - Prospect Road (Bobby Arvon)
06 - From Now On (Bobby Arvon)
07 - Diamond In The Rough (Bobby Arvon)
08 - Bright Lights And City Life (Bobby Arvon)
09 - Drift Away (Bobby Arvon)
10 - Lady, I Love You (Bobby Arvon)


John Lombardo, Producer
Gary Le Mel, Executive Producer
Steven Escallier : Engineer
Bobby Arvon : Arranger
String Arranger, Milan Kymlicka except "Drift Away" by David Shire
Musicians :
Piano & Keyboards : Bobby Arvon
Guitar : Lee Ritenour
Drums : Mike Baird
Strings : Glenn Grab Strings
Synthesizers & Additional Keyboards : Gabriel Katona
Percussion : Laudir De Oliveira & John Lombardo
Horn Section : L.A. Horns
Recorded at Sound City, Van Nuys, California
Background vocals on "Drift Away", "We're All Going' Down Together", "Stay A Little Longer" & "Bright Lights And City Life" are sung by my brothers, Pat & Angelo

Helmet Boy "Helmet Boy" (1980) -Power Pop / AOR-


Label : Asylum Records


01 - Don't Tease Me (David Leon)
02 - Hurts Like Love (Glen Burtnick)
03 - Red Eyes (Paul Trugman)
04 - I Know What You Did Last Night (Paul Trugman)
05 - This Could Be The Night (Paul Trugman)
06 - Rebel (She's A) (Gene Pitney)
07 - Poster Girl (David Leon)
08 - I'm Not So Sure (David Leon)
09 - So Sophisticated (Paul Trugman)
19 - Here Comes That Girl Again (Paul Trugman)


Produced by Jay Senter
David Leon : Keyboards, Guitar & Vocals
Paul Trugman : Guitar & Vocals
Glen Burtnick : Guitar, Keyboards, Harmonica & Vocals
Richard Grossman : Bass & Vocals
Recorded & Mixed at Alpha Studio, North Hollywood, CA by Gary Brandt
Mastered at A&M Studios, Los Angeles, California by Bernie Grundman
Arranged by Helmet Boy
Vocals Arranged by David Leon & Glen Burtnick

Channel 5 "The Colour Of A Moment" (1985) -Westcoast Rock / AOR-



Label : Polydor Records


01 - Isn't It You (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
02 - For A Look In Your Eyes
03 - Blue Suit Gang (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
04 - Madonna (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
05 - Alone On Friday (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
06 - The Colour Of A Moment (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
07 - Let's Spend The Night (In Heaven) (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
08 - Losing Control (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
09 - Will I Ever See You Again (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)
10 - Stop (Breakin' All Those Little Hearts) (Jan Krueger, Lonzo Westphal & Christian Blau)


Channel 5 :
Jan Krueger : Lead vocals, Piano & Keyboards
Chris Adam : Keyboards & Computer Programming
Markus Krochmann : Guitar & Vocals
Christian Wickens : Saxophone & Vocals
Frank Winneberger : Bass
Christian Blau : Drums & Percussion

Recorded & Mixed at Tennessee Studios, Hamburg, Germany
Recording Engineers : Ronald David & Walter Quintus
Mixing Engineer : Walter Quintus
All Titles Arranged by Lonzo Westphal & Jan Krueger
Produced by Lonzo Westphal

Bishop & Gwinn "This Is Our Night" (1979) -Westcoast Jazz-


 Label : Infinity Records


01 - This Is Our Night (Randy Bishop & Steve Kipner)
02 - In Your Eyes (Randy Bishop & Marty Gwinn)
03 - Santa Monica Pier (Randy Bishop & Marty Gwinn)
04 - Spendin' All My Lovin' (On You) (Randy Bishop)
05 - To Daddy (Randy Bishop, Marty Gwinn & Lisa C. Cohen)
06 - Flight #3 (Randy Bishop, Marty Gwinn, Matthew McCauley & Fred Mollin)
07 - Livin' In Two Differents Cities (Randy Bishop, Marty Gwinn & Lisa C. Cohen)
08 - Ancient Egypt (Randy Bishop)
09 - Delicate Harmony (Randy Bishop & Marty Gwinn)
10 - You Take Me To Heaven (For Emily) (Randy Bishop & Lisa C. Cohen)


Produced by Fred Mollin & Matthew McCauley
Basic Tracks Recorded At Sunset Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California
Except "To Daddy" Recorded At Davlen Sound Studios, Universal City, California
Engineer : Bobby Schaper
Assistant Engineer : Mark Linett
Vocal Overdubs Recorded at Sunset Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California & Lyon Recording Studio, Newport Beach, California
Engineer : Tim Sadler
Assistant Engineers : Curt Lyon & Michael Mancini
Background vocals & Instrumental Overdubs Recorded at Sunset Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California
Engineer : Mark Linett
Strings & Horn Recorded at Wally Heider Studios, Hollywood, California, Sunset Sound Studios, Hollywood, California
Engineers : Bobby Schaper & Mark Linett
Mixed at Sunset Sound Recorders
Engineer : Eric Prestidge
Assistant Engineers : Larry Weisbeck, Cory Bailey, Mark Linett & Paul G. Black
Mastered at The Mastering Lab by Mike Reese
Album Coordinator : Andrea Farber

Bishop & Gwinn :
Randy Bishop : Vocals
Marty Gwinn : Vocals


01 - This Is Our Night

Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Matthew McCauley
Craig Doerge : Piano & Fender Rhodes
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Steve Lukather : Guitars
Matthew McCauley : Organ
Fred Mollin : Percussion

02 - In Your Eyes

Strings Arranged & Conducted by Matthew McCauley
Randy Bishop : Fender Rhodes, Vibraphone & Piano
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
David Kemper : Drums
Tony Berg : Electric Guitar
Steve Lukather : Lead Guitar
Fred Tackett : Acoustic Guitar
Matthew McCauley : Synthesizer
Fred Mollin : Percussion

03 - Santa Monica Pier

Randy Bishop : Piano & Handclaps
Steve Lukather : Electric Guitar
Craig Doerge : Fender Rhodes
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Fred Mollin : Percussion & Handclaps
Matthew McCauley : Synthesizers
David Lewell : Saxophone

04 - Spendin' All My Lovin' (On You)

Randy Bishop : Fender Rhodes
Craig Doerge : Piano
Tony Berg : Electric Guitar
Fred Tackett : Acoustic Guitar
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
David Kemper : Drums
Matthew McCauley : Synthesizer

05 - To Daddy

Strings Arranged & Conducted by Matthew McCauley
Randy Bishop : Piano

06 - Flight #3

Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Matthew McCauley
John Jarvis : Piano

07 - Livin' In Two Different Cities

Craig Doerge : Fender Rhodes & Piano
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Steve Lukather & Tony Berg : Electric Guitars
Fred Mollin : Percussion
Matthew McCauley : Synthesizer
David Sanborn : Saxophone

08 - Ancient Egypt

Horns Arranged Matthew McCauley
Craig Doerge : Fender Rhodes 
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Steve Lukather & Tony Berg : Electric Guitars
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Fred Mollin : Percussion

09 - Delicate Harmony

Randy Bishop : Piano
Craig Doerge : Fender Rhodes 
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Steve Lukather : Electric Guitars
Tony Berg : Electric Sitar
Matthew McCauley : Synthesizer & Organ
Fred Mollin : Percussion & Pelican In Flight
John Klemmer : Saxophone 
Everyone : Handclap

10 - You Take Me To Heaven (For Emily)

Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Matthew McCauley
Randy Bishop : Piano
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
David Kemper : Drums
Tony Berg & Steve Lukather : Electric Guitars
Fred Mollin : Electric Twelve String & Tambourine

14/10/2017

Paul Bogush, Jr. "Expect To Hear From Me Again!" (1977) -Soft Rock-



Label : Private Stock Records


01 - Everybody In America Should Sing (Paul Bogush Jr.)
02 - You Can't Cry For Help (Paul Bogush Jr.)
03 - Mistreated (Paul Bogush Jr.)
04 - Ain't It Wonderful (Paul Bogush Jr.)
05 - Star Story (Paul Bogush Jr.)
06 - Expect To Hear From Me Again (Paul Bogush Jr.)
07 - Simon Says (Paul Bogush Jr.)
08 - Me (Paul Bogush Jr.)
09 - Little Bit Of Understanding (Paul Bogush Jr.)
10 - Times Like These (Paul Bogush Jr.)


Produced & Arranged by Larry Carlton for Larry Carlton Productions
Engineered by Alan Kubicka, 2nd Engineer : Hank Newberger
Recorded at Sound House, Chicago & Wally Heider's, Hollywood
Remixed at Chicago Recording Company, Chicago
Concertmaster : Sid Sharp
Background vocals : Paul Bogush Jr., Larry Carton, Ron Crews, Dave Curtis, Kitty Haywood, Bill Jordan, Marie Kurgan, Kitty Laub, Michael Omartian, Butch Pietrini, Glenn Ruppig & Mary Ann Stewart


01 - Everybody In America Should Sing

Electric Piano : Michael Omartian
Acoustic Piano : Joe Sample
Acoustic Guitars : Larry Carlton
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Bass Wilton Felder
Drums : Jim Gordon

02 - You Can't Cry For Help

Rhythm Guitar : Glenn Rupp
Lead Guitar : Larry Carlton
Keyboards : Pat Leonard
Bass : Joe Cuttone
Drums : Jack Skalan

03 - Mistreated

Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass : Wilton Felder
Drums : Jim Gordon

04 - Ain't It Wonderful

Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass Wilton Felder
Drums : Jim Gordon

05 - Star Story

Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass : Sid Sims
Drums : Tom Radtke

06 - Expect To Hear From Me Again

Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass : Wilton Felder & Larry Carlton
Drums : Jim Gordon

07 - Simon Says

Keyboards : Pat Leonard
Acoustic 12-String Guitar : Glenn Rupp
Electric Guitar : Larry Carlton
Bass : Joe Cuttone
Drums : Jack Skalan

08 - Me

Keyboards : Michael Omartian & Paul Lidman
Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass : Sid Sims
Drums : Tom Radtke

09 - Little Bit Of Understanding

Acoustic Piano : Joe Sample
Synthesizer : Michael Omartian
Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass Wilton Felder
Drums : Jim Gordon

10 - Times Like These

Synthesizer & Acoustic Piano : Michael Omartian
Guitars : Larry Carlton
Bass Wilton Felder
Drums : Jim Gordon

Wolf & Wolf "Wolf & Wolf" (1984) -AOR-



Label : Morocco Records / Motown Record Corporation


01 - Talk Of The Town (Peter & Ina Wolf)
02 - Katmandu (Peter & Ina Wolf)
03 - Don't Take The Candy (Peter & Ina Wolf)
04 - Living In A Boy's World (Peter & Ina Wolf)
05 - Doubleyou (Peter & Ina Wolf)
06 - The Water's Full Of Sharks (Peter & Ina Wolf)
07 - Too Much Or Too Little (Peter & Ina Wolf)
08 - Cracks In The Ceiling (Peter & Ina Wolf)
09 - Dumme Spiele (Peter & Ina Wolf)
10 - War Of Nerves (Peter & Ina Wolf)


Produced by Ron Nevison
Ina Wolf : Lead & Background vocals
Peter Wolf : Keyboards & Electronics
Peter Maunu : Guitars
Brian MacLeod : Drums & Electronics
Engineer : Ron Nevison
2nd Engineer : Jeffrey Norman
Recorded at The Plant Studios, Sausalito, CA - 1984

Emerald City "Live & Kickin'" (?) - Westcoast Jazz-



Label : Doxtator Music


01 - Stronger (Deno Taglioli)
02 - City Lights (Deno Taglioli)
03 - Gratitude (Deno Taglioli)
04 - Heart Beat Awny (Deno Taglioli)
05 - Ordinary Life (Deno Taglioli)
06 - This Time (Deno Taglioli)
07 - So Get Up (Deno Taglioli)
08 - Everything Is Alright (Deno Taglioli)


Recorded by Buford Jones
Remote Recording by Omega Sound
Mixed by Tommy Casetta
Mixed at MTP Studios / Dallas, Texas
Computer Programming : David Hughes
Project Assistant : Billy Rodriguez
Recorded Live at The Emerald City in Dallas, Texas & The Broadway Grill in Addison, Texas
All Songs Written & Composed by Deno Taglioli & Arranged by The City
Deno Taglioli : Vocals & Percussion
Kenny Evans : Drums & Percussion
Dwayne Haggar : Electric & Key Bass
Adam Palma : Guitar & Vocals
Tony Wilcox : Keyboards & Vocals
John Auletta : Trumpet
Dave Butler : Trombone
Mark Early : Saxophone
Jim Foster : Trumpet & Flugelhorn

Broken Wings "Broken Wings" (1996) -Soft Rock-



Label : BMG Records


01 - Lift Me Up (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
02 - Suzanna (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
03 - Let A Good Thing Die (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
04 - I Belong (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
05 - Fine Now (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
06 - Hold Out (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
07 - Glad As Hell (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
08 - Heart Of Stone (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
09 - Never Say Never (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
10 - Baby, I Need You (Greg Fitzgerald & Graham Stokes)
11 - Go Now (Larry Banks & Milton Bennett)


Produced, Recorded & Mixed by Gary Stevenson at Les Ballons du Chien, Oxfordshire
Programming by Dave West
Greg Fitzgerald : Lead & Backing vocals, Keyboards
Graham Stokes : Acoustic Guitar & Backing vocals
Musicians :
Dave West : Keyboards
Kipper : Guitars
Tony Kiley : Drums
Additional Musicians :
David Keates : Backing vocals
Chris Child : Bass
Jim Williams : Acoustic Guitars on "Hold Out"
Steapan Hannigan : Aeolian Pipes & Mandolin
Bobby Valentino : Violin
Paul Hutchinson : Accordion
Judd Lander : Bagpipes
Derek Green, Paul Lee & Beverley Skeete : Backing vocals on "I Belong"
Paul Bellussi : Spoken Voice on "Let A Good Thing Die"
Adrian Bushby : Additional Engineering

France Gall "Babacar" (1987) - French Pop / Synthpop-



Label : Apache Records


01 - Papillon de nuit (Michel Berger)
02 - Dancing Brave (Michel Berger)
03 - Babacar (Michel Berger)
04 - J'irai où tu iras (Michel Berger)
05 - Elle, Elle l'a (Michel Berger)
06 - Evidemment (Michel Berger)
07 - La chanson d'Azima (Michel Berger)
08 - Urgent d'attendre (Michel Berger)
09 - C'est bon que tu sois là (Michel Berger)


Guitares : Claude Engel
Basse, Synths et Programmations : Jannick Top
Batterie et Programmation : Claude Salmieri
Piano & Synthé Midi : Michel Berger
Synthé et Programmations : Serge Perathoner
Sax : Patrick Bourgoin
Claviers Additional : Georges Rodi & Jannick Top
Choeurs : France Gall, Michel Berger & Jean-Pierre Janiaud sauf "Dancing Brave" : Laurent Voulzy et "J'irai où tu iras" : Jean-Jacques Goldman, Coco, Jean-Pierre Janiaud, France Gall & Michel Berger
Les bases rythmiques de "Babacar", "Ella, Elle l'a", "Urgent d'attendre", "C'est bon que tu sois là" et "Papillon de nuit" ont été enregistrées à Lark Recording Studios (Carimate, Italie) par Jean-Pierre Janiaud, assisté de Nick Lovallo
"La chanson d'Azyma", "J'irai où tu iras", "Dancing Brave" et "Evidemment" ont été enregistrées au Studio Gang (Paris) par Jean-Pierre Janiaud, assisté de Olivier Do Espirito Santo ainsi que toutes les voix et les mixages

Imperials "Stir It Up" (1992) -CCM-



Label : Star Song Records


01 - Change The World (Terry Esau)
02 - Taking Your Love For Granted (Michael Peterson, Kenny Lamar & Dave Raynor)
03 - We're All Looking (Judy Reno & Dwight Liles)
04 - Testify (Julius B. Drumming & Ty Lacy)
05 - Put The Weight On My Shoulders (Gino Vannelli)
06 - Standing On The Rock Of Love (Ty Lacy & Julius B. Drummin)
07 - Stir It Up (Julius B. Drumming & Keith Brown)
08 - In Believe In You (Dave Raynor & Kenny Lamar)
09 - My Faith Stands (Shawn Craig)
10 - Change The World (Reprise) (Terry Esau)


Produced by Paul Mills
Executive Producers : Armond Morales & Jeff Moseley
Recorded & Mixed by Paul Mills at RTC Studios, Nashville, TN
Group Vocals Recorded at Classic Studio, Nashville, TN & The Neve Room at Quad Studio, Nashville, TN
Assistant Engineer at Quad : Ricky Cobble
Mastered by Hank Williams at Master-Mix, Nashville, TN
Musicians :
Jerry McPherson : Guitars
Brian Green : Keyboards & Bass Programming
Tony Miracle : Keyboard Programming on "My Faith Stands"
Mark Hammond : Drums & Percussion Programming, Bass Programming on "Taking Your Love For Granted" & "My Faith Stands", Additional Drums & Percussion Programming on "Testify"
Paul Mills : Additional Keyboards & Programming, Keyboards, Bass, Drums & Percussion Programming on "Testify"
Mark Douthit : Saxes on "Taking Your Love For Granted", "I Believe In You", "Testify" & "Standing"
All Vocals : The Imperials (Jonathan Pierce Hildreth, Armond Morales, David Will & Pam Morales) Additional Backing vocals : Chris Harris, Lisa Bevill, Chris Rodriguez ; with Guy Penrod, Angelo & Veronica Petrucci, Shirley M. Settles & Scat Springs on "My Faith Stands"
Group & Miscellaneous Background vocals Arranged by Chris Harris

13/10/2017

Keats "Keats" (1984) - Soft Rock-



Label : EMI Records


01 - Heaven Knows (Pete Bardens)
02 - Tragedy (Colin Blunstone & Stuart Elliott)
03 - Fight To Win (Pete Bardens)
04 - Walking On Ice (David Paton)
05 - How Can You Walk Away (David Paton)
06 - Avalanche (Pete Bardens)
07 - Turn Your Heart Around (Pete Bardens)
08 - Hollywood Heart (Ian Bairnson)
09 - Ask No Questions (Ian Bairnson)
10 - Night Full Of Voices (Colin Blunstone Stuart Elliott)


Produced by Alan Parsons
Engineers : Alan Parsons & Tony Richards
Thanks to Richard Cottle (Additional Keyboards & Sax)
Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, Between December 1983 & March 1984
Mastring Consultant : Chris Blair
Thanks to Eric Woolfson, Bob Buziak & all at Abbey Road


01 - Heaven Knows

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Pete Bardens : Piano & Tubular Bells
Ian Bairnson : Guitars
David Paton : Bass & Backing vocals
Stuart Elliott : Drums, Simmons & Tambourine
Richard Cottle : Prophet & PPG Synths

02 - Tragedy

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Stuart Elliott : Drums, Triangle & Simmons
Ian Bairnson : Electric Guitars & Spanish Guitar Solo
David Paton : Bass
Pete Bardens : Rhodes
Richard  Cottle : PPG & Prophet Synths

03 - Fight To Win

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Pete Bardens : Piano & Prophet Synth
Ian Bairnson : Electric & Acoustic Guitars
David Paton : Bass & Backing vocals
Stuart Elliott : Drums
Richard Cottle : Prophet Synth

04 - Walking On Ice

David Paton : Vocals, Juno Synth & Juno Bass
Stuart Elliott : Drums, Bells, Guiro, Windchimes, Triangle, Woodblocks, Tambourine & Piano Strings
Ian Bairnson : BBC Model B Computer Flight Simulator
Colin Blunstone : Backing vocals
Richard Cottle : Prophet & Synths
Pete Bardens : Space Inviders

05 - How Can You Walk Away

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
David Paton : Bass & Backing vocals
Ian Bairnson : Guitars
Stuart Elliott : Drums, Cowbell & Tambourine
Pete Bardens : Yamaha DX7 Synth
Richard Cottle : Prophet Synth

06 - Avalanche

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Pete Bardens : PPG & Yamaha DX7 Synths
David Paton : Bass & Backing vocals
Ian Bairnson : Acoustic & Electric Guitars
Stuart Elliott : Drums, Bells & Simmons
Alan Parsons : Linn Cabassa & Timecode
Richard Cottle : Prophet & PPG Synths

07 - Turn Your Heart Around

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Pete Bardens : Prophet Synths & Piano
Ian Bairnson : Electric & Acoustic Guitars
David Paton : Bass & Backing vocals
Stuart Elliott : Drums
Richard Cottle : Prophet Synths

08 - Hollywood Heart

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Ian Bairnson : Guitars, Piano & Backing vocals
David Paton : Juno Bass & Backing vocals
Stuart Elliott : Drums
Pete Bardens : Rhodes
Richard Cottle : Prophet, Synth & Sax Solo

09 - Ask No Questions

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Ian Bairnson : Piano, Guitars, Prophet, Bass & Backing vocals
David Paton : Backing vocals
Pete Bardens : Yamaha & DX7 Synth
Stuart Elliott : Drums & Simmons
Richard Cottle : Prophet Synth & Synth Solo

10 - Night Full Of Voices

Colin Blunstone : Vocal
Stuart Elliott : Drums & Xylophone
Ian Bairnson : Electric & Acoustic Guitars
David Paton : Roland Juno, Bass Synth & Backing vocals
Pete Bardens : Yamaha DX7 Synth, Rhodes & Solo
Richard Cottle : Prophet Synth & Sax

Mark Saffan And The Keeper "Mark Saffan And The Keepers" (1981) -Soft Rock-



Label : Planet Records


01 - Skeletons Dancing (Mark Saffan)
02 - Get Out Tonite (Mark Saffan)
03 - Relax Boy (Mark Saffan)
04 - Hour Of The Gun (Mark Saffan & Harry Stinson)
05 - Your Boy Is Back (Mark Saffan)
06 - My Little Red Book (Burt Bacharach & Hal David)
07 - Sold On You (Mark Saffan & Harry Stinson)
08 - Rock N' Roll Alien (Reggie Knighton)
09 - All I Want Is You (Mark Saffan)
10 - Tell Her No (Rod Argent)
11 - It Happened In The Night (Mark Saffan)


Mark Saffan : Lead vocals & Rhythm Guitar
Kurtis Teel : Bass & Vocals
Harry Stinson : Drums & Vocals
Reggie Knighton : Guitars & Vocals
John Pargolo : Keyboards & Vocals

Produced by Richard Perry
Associate Producer : Jim Tract
Recording Engineer : Gabe Veltri
Mixed by James Guthrie
Assistant Engineers : Tim Dennen & Jim Küenzi
Recorded & Mixed at Studio 55, Los Angeles, California
Mastered at Precision Lacquer by Stephen Marcussen
Production Coordinator : Michael Solomon & Dan Kushnick


01 - Skeletons Dancing

Mark Goldenberg : Guitar
Phil Kenzie : Saxophone
Tom Walsh : Timbali
Phil Kenzie, Robin Lamble & Krysia Kristianne : Background vocals
Recorded by Phil Miller & Gabe Veltri
Mixed by Gabe Veltri

02 - Get Out Tonite

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03 - Relax Boy

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04 - Hour Of The Gun

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05 - Your Boy Is Back

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06 - My Little Red Book

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07 - Sold On You

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08 - Rock N' Roll Alien

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09 - All I Want Is You

Frannie Golde : Background vocals

10 - Tell Her No

Andrew Gold : Guitar
Jim Tract : Background vocals
Mixed by Gabe Veltri 

11 - It Happened In The Night

Steven Rose, Geoff Rose & Jim Tract : Background vocals

12/10/2017

Thelma Houston "Summer Nights" (2017) -Westcoast Rock-



Label : Preservation Records


A Side

01 - Summer Nights (Are Made For Making Love) (Ken Bell, J.L. Wallace & Terry Skinner)
02 - Touch Me While I'm Dancing (Ken Bell, J.L. Wallace & Terry Skinner)

B Side

01 - No Love In The Morning (Robert Byrne)
02 - Slippin' Up, Slippin' Around (Terry Woodford & Barbara Wyrick)
03 - Regrets (Barbara Wyrick)


The Players :
Drums : Roger Clark
Bass : Bob Wray
Keyboards : Clayton Ivey
Guitars : Larry Byrom

Produced by Terry Woodford & Clayton Ivey
Wishbone Recording Studios 1980 Muscle Shoals, AL
Remastered by Christian Obermayer

Bonnie Bramlett "Step By Step" (1981) -CCM / Soft Rock-



Label : Refuge Records


01 - Givin' It Up (John Rosasco & Don Rodgers)
02 - Back Out On The Streets (Billy Thedford)
03 - For The Love Of It (Jerry Michael & Kathleen Murdock)
04 - Let It Flow (John Rosasco & Don Rodgers)
05 - Whispering Hope (P.D.)
06 - Step By Step (Thomas Cain)
07 - White Dove (John Rosasco & Don Rodgers)
08 - Sweet Rose Of Sharon (Bonnie Bramlett, John Rosasco & Don Rodgers)
09 - Joy (John Rosasco & Don Rodgers)


Produced by Greg Nelson for Primacy Productions
Executive Producer : Ray Nenow
Engineered by Scott Hendricks
Recorded at Glaser Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Mastered by Hank Williams, Woodland Sound Studio, Nashville, TN
Drums : Joe English
Keyboards : John Rosasco & Mitch Humphries
Bass : Larry Paxton & Bob Wray
Guitars : Kenny Mims & Jon Goin
Percussion : Terry McMillan
Synthesizer : Alan Steinberger
Saxophone : Donnie Sanders
Background vocals : Bonnie Bramlett, Donna McElroy, Vicki Hampton, Gary Moreno, Bobby Jones & The New Life Singers
Track Arrangements : Greg Nelson
Vocal Arrangements : John Rosasco
Strings on "Joy" & "Let It Flow" : John Rosasco
Strings on "Just For The Love Of It" : Greg Nelson

Buddy Greco "Ready For Your Love" (1984) -Westcoast Jazz-



Label : Bainbridge Records


01 - City Lights (Jack Murphy & Jim Ackley)
02 - Ready For Your Love (John Manikoff & Jim Ackley)
03 - Let It Come Back (Joel Fleisher)
04 - The Legacy (Alf Clausen & Tommy Wolf)
05 - Me & Mrs Jones (
06 - Crossroads (Neil Sedaka & Phil Cody)
07 - Two Sides To Every Story (Dennis Lambert)
08 - Love Won't Let Me Wait (Eli Barrett)
09 - Hungry Years (Neil Sedaka & Howie Greenfield)


Arranged & Conducted by Alf Clausen
Produced by Buddy Greco & Alf Clausen for BG Productions

Acoustic Piano & Fender Rhodes : Larry Muhoberac
Guitars : Dan Sawyer & Dan Ferguson
Bass : Ken Wild
Drums : Mike Baird
Percussion : Evan Diner
*Synthesizer & Fender Rhodes : Jim Ackley
Acoustic Piano Solos & Synthesizer : Buddy Greco
Trumpets : Gary Grant, Jerry Hey & John Rosenberg
Trombones : Bob Payne & Lew McCreary
Woodwinds : Dave Edwards & Kim Richmond
**Alto & Tenor Saxophone Solo : Dave Edwards
***Tenor Saxophone Solo : Bill Prince

Strings :
Michael Markman (Concertmaster)
Israel Baker, Robert Lipsett, Bobby Dubow, Kenneth Burward-Hoy, Ken Yerke, Michael Ferril, Edith Markman, Myra Kestenbaum, John Wittenberg, Gloria Strassner & Daniel Smith

Background vocals : Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters, John Manikoff, Jack Murphy, Buddy Greco & Jackie Greco

*"Ready For Your Love" Arranged by Jim Ackley
*"Let It Come Back"
**"The Legacy"
***"Love Won't Let Me Wait" Arranged by Tom Kubis

Musician Contractor : John Rosenberg
Music Preparation Supervisor : Stan Sheldone
Music Preparation : Stan Sheldone, Lisa Sheldone & Brad Dechter
Vocal Transcriptions : Hummie Mann

Recorded at Back Room Recorders, Sherman Oaks, CA
Engineer : Jim Ackley

Keaggy "Private Collection - Volume 1 (Underground)" (1983) -CCM-



Label : Nissi Records


01 - What A Love (Phil Keaggy)
02 - The Ransom (Instrumental) (Phil Keaggy)
03 - Deadline (Phil Keaggy)
04 - Think About It (Phil Keaggy)
05 - One In A Million (Phil Keaggy)
06 - I Know Someone (Phil Keaggy)
07 - The Two Of You (Phil Keaggy)
08 - Paid In Full (Instrumental) (Phil Keaggy)
09 - What You Are Inside (Phil Keaggy)
10 - Follow Me On (Instrumental) (Phil Keaggy)
11 - The Survivor (Phil Keaggy)


Produced & Arranged by Phil Keaggy
All Songs Written & Performed by Phil Keaggy
All Instrumentation by Phil Keaggy
Tracks Engineered by Phil Keaggy
Additional Recording & Mixdown at Weddington Studios, North Hollywood, CA
Additional Overdub Engineers : Wally Grant & Mike Ross
Additional Vocals on "Think About It" : Bernadette Keaggy
Final Mix Engineers : Phil Keaggy & Bob Cotton