29/11/2010

Olivia Newton-John "The Rumour" (1988) -Soft Rock / Pop Rock-

  
 Label : ONJ Productions


01 - The Rumour* (Elton John & Bernie Taupin)
02 - Love And Let Live (Alan O'Day)
03 - Can't We Talk It Over In Bed** (S. Linzer & I. Levine)
04 - Let's Talk About Tomorrow (Olivia Newton-John, Amy Sky & John Capek)
05 - It's Not Heaven*** (Olivia Newton-John & Randy Goodrum)
06 - Get Out (Olivia Newton-John & Randy Goodrum)
07 - Big And Strong (Mark Heard)
08 - Car Games*** (Olivia Newton-John & Randy Goodrum)
09 - Walk Through Fire (David Baerwald & David Ricketts)
10 - Tutta La Vita (L. Dalla & Davitt Sigerson)

Bonus Tracks

11 - Winter Angel (Olivia Newton-John)
12 - It's Always Australia For Me (Olivia Newton-John & John Capek)


Produced by Davitt Sigerson
Recorded by John Beverly Jones
Recorded at Kren, Studio Ultimo, Skyline, Ocean Way, Studio 55, Avatar & The Grey Room, Los Angeles, CA
Assisted by Mitch Zelezny, Ken Felton, Ted Blaisdell & Jim Dineen
*Produced by Elton John & James Newton Howard
Recorded by Jack Joseph Puig, Ross Pallone & Bob Schaper
Recorded at Circle Seven & Sunset Sound, Los Angeles
**Produced by Hank Medress & Sandy Linzer
Recorded by Bill Scheniman
Recorded at Skyline Studios, New York; Ground Control, California & Right Track recording, New York
***Co-Produced by Randy Goodrum
Recorded by John Beverly Jones
Recorded at Kren, Studio Ultimo, California Phase, Skyline, Studio 55 & Avatar, Los Angeles
Mastered by Stephen Marcussen at Precision Lacquer, Los Angeles, CA


01 - The Rumour

Assistant Recording Engineers : Michael Mason, Martin Schmelze & Mike Klouster
Mixed by Ross Pallone
Digital Piano : Elton John
Additional Synthesizers & Keyboards : James Newton Howard
Guitars : Davey Johnstone
Bass : Neil Stubenhaus
Drum Machine Programming : James Newton Howard
Drums Overdubs : Carlos Vega
Percussion : Lenny Castro
Trumpet : Jerry Hey & Gary Grant
Tenor Saxophone : Gary Herbig & Dan Higgins
Baritone Saxophone : Kim Hutchcroft
Trombone : Bill Reichenbach & Lew McCreary
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John, Elton John & Bruce Roberts
Production Coordinator : Shari Sutcliffe

02 - Love And Let Live

Mixed by Brian Malouf at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Keyboards & Programming : Phil Shenale & Bob Thiele Jr.
Guitars : Dann Huff
Bass : Davey Faragher
Drums : Ed Greene
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John, Janis Liebhart, Davey Faragher & Davitt Sigerson 

03 - Can't We Talk It Over In Bed

Keyboards : John Sheard & Charlie Giordan
Guitar : Jerry Friedman
Production Coordinator : Steve Rosen for 23 West Entertainment

04 - Let's Talk About Tomorrow

Mixed by Brian Malouf at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Synthesizers Arranged by John Capek
Strings Arranged by Bill Meyers & Recorded by Alan Sides
Keyboards & Programming : John Capek & Phil Shenale
Guitars : Michael Landau & Jimmy Rip
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John & Amy Sky

05 - It's Not Heaven

Arranged by Randy Goodrum
Mixed by John Beverly Jones at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Keyboards, Programming & Additional Engineering : Randy Goodrum
Keyboards & Programming : Phil Shenale
Guitar : Michael Landau
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa

06 - Get Out

Mixed by John Beverly Jones at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Keyboards, Programming & Additional Engineering : Randy Goodrum
Keyboards : Phil Shenale
Guitars : Jimmy Rip & Michael Landau
Drums : Ed Greene
Saxophone : Gerald Albright
Trumpet : Chuck Findley
Harmonica: Tommy Morgan

07 - Big And Strong

Mixed by John Beverly Jones at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Strings Arranged by Bill Meyers & Recorded by Alan Sides 
Keyboards & Programming : Phil Shenale, Bill Meyers & Mark Heard
Guitars : Michael Landau & Mark Heard
Bass : Jason Scheff
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John, Jason Scheff & Tom Keane

08 - Car Games***

Mixed by John Beverly Jones at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Keyboards, Programming & Additional Engineering : Randy Goodrum
Keyboards & Programming : Leon Ware & Phil Shenale
Guitar : Michael Landau
Bass : Jason Scheff
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa 
Saxophone : Lincoln Adler
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John & Leon Ware

09 - Walk Through Fire

Mixed by John Beverly Jones at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Keyboards & Programming : David Ricketts
Bass & Guitar : David Baerwald
Programming : Phil Shenale
Guitar : Jef Scott
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John, Julia Tillman Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters & Oren Waters 

10 - Tutta La Vita

Mixed by Brian Malouf at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA
Keyboards & Programming : Phil Shenale
Guitars : Jimmy Rip & Jef Scott
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Trumpet : Chuck Findley
Background vocals : Olivia Newton-John, Amy Sky, Steven Soles, Ned Albright, Jef Scott & Davitt Sigerson

28/11/2010

Mr. Mister "Pull" (1990)

  
 Label : Little Dume Recordings


01 - Learning To Crawl (Richard Page, John Lang, Steve George & Pat Mastelotto)
02 - Waiting In My Dreams (Richard Page, John Lang & Steve George)
03 - Crazy Boy (Richard Page, John Lang & Steve George)
04 - Close Your Eyes (Richard Page, John Lang & Steve George)
05 - Lifetime (Richard Page, John Lang & Steve George)
06 - I Don't Know Why (Richard Page, John Lang, Steve George & Pat Mastelotto)
07 - We Belong To No One (Richard Page, John Lang & Steve George)
08 - Burning Bridge (Richard Page, John Lang & Steve George)
09 - No Words To Say (Richard Page & Steve George)
10 - Surrender (Richard Page, John Lang, Steve George & Pat Mastelotto)
11 - Awaya (Richard Page, Steve George & Pat Mastelotto)


Engineered by Paul De Villiers, assisted by Lois Allen & Wayne O'Brien
Mixed by Kevin Killen, Paul De Villiers & Mr. Mister at Ocean Way & Sunset Sound, except "I Don't Know Why", "We Belong To No One", "No Words To Say" & "Awaya" mixed by Paul De Villiers & Mr. Mister at Sunset Sound
Recorded at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA; Ocean Way, Hollywood, CA; Southcomb Studio, North Hollywood, CA; American Recorders, Topanga Canyon, CA; Sound Factory, Hollywood, CA; Sound Castle, Hollywood, CA, Record One, North Hollywood, CA & Enterprise Recording Studio, Burbank, CA
Recorded 1989-1990
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering


Mr. Mister :

Richard Page : Bass, Guitar & Lead Vocals
Steve George : Keyboards, Soprano Sax & Background vocals
Pat Mastelotto : Drums & Percussion


Additional musicians :


Trevor Rabin : Guitar (1, 5, 6 & 11) & Additional Bass (1, 5 & 11)
Buzz Feiten : Guitar (1, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 11)
Doug Macaskill : Guitar (3 & 11)
Peter McRae : Guitar (9 & 10)
Luis Conte : Additional Percussion (2, 5, 8  & 11)

The Gregg Allman Band "Playin' Up A Storm" (1977)


  Label : Polydor


01 - Come And Go Blues (Gregg Allman)
02 - Let This Be A Lesson To Ya' (Mac Rebennack & Gregg Allman)
03 - Brightest Smile In Town (Barry DeVorzon, Bob Sherman & Ray Charles)
04 - Bring It On Back (Gregg Allman)
05 - Cryin' Shame (Steve Beckmeir & Steve Berlin)
06 - Sweet Feelin' (Clarence Carter, Candi Staton, R. Hall & M. Daniel)
07 - It Ain't No Use (Bill Giant, Bernie Baum & Florence Kaye)
08 - Matthew's Arrival (Neil Larsen)
09 - One More Try (Gregg Allman)


Produced by Lenny Waronker & Russ Titelman
Engineered by Lee Herschberg & Lloyd Clifft
Mixed by Lee Herschberg
Strings & Horns on "Come And Go Blues", "It Ain't No Use" & "Bring It On Back" Arranged & Conducted by Nick DeCaro
Strings & Horns on "Brightest Smile In Town" Arranged & Conducted by Marty Paich
Horn Arrangement on "Sweet Feelin'" by Neil Larsen
Concert Masters : Harry Bluestone & Sid Sharp
Recorded, Mixed & Mastered at Warner Bros. Recording Studios, North Hollywood
Strings & Horns on "Brightest Smile In Town" Recorded at United/Western Studios, Hollywood


The Gregg Allman Band :

Gregg Allman : Acoustic Guitar, Organ & Piano
Bill Stewart : Drums
Neil Larsen : Fender Rhodes, Piano, Electric Piano & Synthesizer
Ricky Hirsch : Acoustic, Electric & Slide Guitar
Steve Beckmeier : Electric Guitar
John Leslie Hug : Electric Guitar
Willie Weeks : Fender Bass


Additional musicians :

Mac Rebennack : Piano & Clavinet
Milt Holland : Percussion
Victor Feldman : Percussion
Fred Beckmeier : Fender Bass
George Callender : Bass
Steve Madaio, Pat Rizzo & Dave Luell : Horns
Dave Luell : Tenor Sax Solo on "Sweet Feelin'"
Bill Payne : Synthesizer
Clydie King, Sherlie Matthews & Venetta Fields : Background vocals

26/11/2010

The Manhattan Transfer "Mecca For Moderns" (1981)


  Label : Atlantic


01 - On The Boulevard (Jay Graydon, Richard Page & Marc Jordan)
02 - Boy From New York City (John Taylor & George Davis)
03 - (Wanted) Dead Or Alive (Slinger Francisco & Art DeCoteau)
04 - Spies In The Night (Jay Graydon, Alan Paul & David Foster)
05 - Smile Again (Jay Graydon, David Foster, Bill Champlin & Alan Paul)
06 - "Until I Met You" (Corner Pocket) (Freddie Green)
07 - (The Word Of) Confirmation (Charlie Parker & Eddie Jefferson)
08 - Kafka (Bernard Kafka & Jay Graydon)
09 - A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square (Eric Maschwitz & Manning Sherwin)


Produced by Jay Graydon for Garden Rake Music
Recorded at:
Basic Tracks: Dawnbreaker Studio, San Fernando, California
Recording Engineer : Joseph Bogan
Assistant Engineers : Deborah Thompson & Bob Bullock
Overdub & Mixing : Garden Rake Studios, Studio City, California
Remix Engineer : Jay Graydon
Mastering : A&M Studios, Los Angeles, California
Mastering Engineer : Bernie Grundman
Musicians Contractor : Frank DeCaro


The Manhattan Transfer :

Janis Siegel : Vocals
Tim Hauser : Vocals
Alan Paul : Vocals
Cheryl Bentyne : Vocals


01 - On The Boulevard

Arranged by Jay Graydon
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Victor Feldman : Acoustic Piano & Fender Rhodes
Jay Graydon : Electric Guitar Solo & Synthesizer
Steve Lukather : Rhythm Guitar

02 - Boy From New York City

Rhythm & Horns Arranged by Jay Graydon
Vocal Arranged by Alan Paul
Mike Baird : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Foster : Piano
Jay Graydon : Electric Guitar
Dean Parks : Rhythm Guitar
Jerry Hey : Trumpet
Don Roberts : Tenor Sax

03 - (Wanted) Dead Or Alive

Arranged by Jay Graydon
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Jay Graydon : Gut String Guitar & Synthesizers
Greg Mathieson : Organ & Synthesizers
Tom Scott : Lyricon & Alto Sax
Andy Norell : Steel Drums & Cowbell
Alex Acuna : Percussion

04 - Spies In The Night

Rhythm Arranged by Jay Graydon
Vocal Arranged by Jay Graydon & Alan Paul
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Foster : Piano
Jay Graydon : Electric Guitar
Steve Lukather : Rhythm Guitar
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizers

05 - Smile Again

Arranged by Jay Graydon
Strings Arranged by David Foster
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Foster : Acoustic Piano, Fender Rhodes & Synthesizers
Steve Lukather : Guitar

06 - "Until I Met You" (Corner Pocket)

Rhythm Arranged by Jay Graydon
Vocal Arranged by Janis Siegel & Jay Graydon
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Yaron Gershovsky : Piano
Al Viola : Guitar

07 - (The Word Of) Confirmation

Arranged by Milcho Leviev
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Milcho Leviev : Piano
Richie Cole : Alto Sax Solo
Jon Hendricks : Scat Solo

08 - Kafka

Arranged by Bernard Kafka & Jay Graydon
Steve Gadd : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Yaron Gershovsky : Piano
Jay Graydon : Electric Guitar
Dean Parks : Rhythm Guitar
Steve George : Synthesizer
Milcho Leviev : Synthesizer
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer Programming

09 - A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

Arranged by Gene Puerling

The Manhattan Transfer "Extensions" (1979)

  
 Label : Atlantic


01 - Birdland (Zawinul & Jon Hendricks)
02 - Wacky Dust (Stanley Adams & Oscar Levant)
03 - Nothin' You Can Do About It (Jay Graydon, David Foster & Steve Kipner)
04 - Coo Coo U (Bill Loughborough & David Wheat)
05 - Body And Soul (Edward Heyman, John Green, Robert Sour & Frank Eyton)
06 - a. Twilight Zone (Bernard Hermann)
       b. Twilight Zone (Alan Paul & Jay Graydon)
07 - Trickle Trickle (Clarence Bassett)
08 - Shaker Song (Jay Beckenstein, Allee Willis & David Lasley)
09 - Foreign Affair (Tom Waits)


Produced by Jay Graydon
Recorded at :
Basic Tracks : Dawnbreaker Studio, San Fernando, California
Engineers : Joseph Bogan & Bill Thomas
Overdubs & Mixing : Garden Rake Studios, Studio City, CA
Engineer : Jay Graydon
Mastered at A&M Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Mastering Engineer : Bernie Grundman
Musicians Contractor : Frank DeCaro


The Manhattan Transfer :

Cheryl Bentyne : Vocals
Tim Hauser : Vocals
Alan Paul : Vocals
Janis Siegel : Vocals


01 - Birdland

Rhythm Arranged by Michael Omartian
Vocal Arranged by Janis Siegel
Jeff Porcaro & Ralph Humphrey : Drums
David Hungate : Bass
Michael Omartian : Piano
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizers
Richie Cole : Alto Sax

02 - Wacky Dust

Rhythm Arranged by Greg Mathieson
Vocal Arranged by Janis Siegel & Jay Graydon
(Performed by Greg Mathieson & His Tuxedo Oscilla-tops - featuring Michael Boddicker on vibrato)
Ralph Humphrey : Drums
David Hungate : Bass
Greg Mathieson : Piano & Synthesizers
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer Programmer
Jimmy Wyble : Rhythm Guitar

03 - Nothin' You Can Do About It

Arranged by Jay Graydon & David Foster
Ralph Humphrey : Drums
David Hungate : Bass
David Foster : Piano & Synthesizer
Jay Graydon : Guitar & Synthesizers
Greg Mathieson : Synthesizer Solo
Ian Underwood : Synthesizers

04 - Coo Coo U

Arranged by Tim Hauser & Greg Mathieson
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer & Vocoder

05 - Body And Soul

Arranged by Phil Mattson
Ralph Humphrey : Drums
Chuck Domanico : Bass
Bill Mays : Piano

06 - a. Twilight Zone
       b. Twilight Zone

Arranged by Alan Paul & Jay Graydon
Jeff Porcaro : Drums, Bongos & Anvil
David Hungate : Bass
Jay Graydon : Guitar Solo, Muted Guitars & Additional Vocals
Steve Lukather : Rhythm Guitar
Jaï Winding : Piano
Don Roberts : Piccolo
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer

07 - Trickle Trickle

Arranged by Jay Graydon & The Manhattan Transfer
Ralph Humphrey : Drums
Michael Omartian : Piano
Dean Parks : Guitar
Jay Graydon : Guitar
Don Roberts : Tenor Sax Solo
Paulinho Da Costa : Congas
Abraham Laboriel : Bass

08 - Shaker Song

Rhythm Arranged by Greg Mathieson
Vocal Arranged by Janis Siegel & Tim Hauser
Andy Muson : Bass
Jay Graydon : Gut String Guitar & Synthesizer Programming
Dean Parks : Electric Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Fender Rhodes & Acoustic Piano
Richie Cole : Alto Sax Solo
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
David Foster : String Synthesizers

09 - Foreign Affair

Arranged by Gene Puerling
Conducted by Clair Fischer

25/11/2010

Gino Vannelli "Black Cars" (1985)

Label : Polydor / Romantique Productions


01 - Black Cars (Gino Vannelli & Roy Freeland)
02 - The Other Man (Gino Vannelli & Roy Freeland)
03 - It's Over (Gino Vannelli, Ross Vannelli & Roy Freeland)
04 - Here She Comes (Gino Vannelli)
05 - Hurts To Be In Love (Gino Vannelli)
06 - Total Stranger (Gino Vannelli, Roy Freeland & Bill LaBounty)
07 - Just A Motion Away (Gino Vannelli & Ross Vannelli)
08 - Imagination (Gino Vannelli)
09 - How Much (Gino Vannelli)

Bonus Track

10 - Black Cars (Extended Version)


Produced & Arranged by Gino Vannelli, Joe Vannelli & Ross Vannelli
Mastered by Bernie Grundman


Musicians :

Gino Vannelli : Drums, Percussion, Guitar & Vocals
Joe Vannelli : Synthesizers, Synth Bass, Electric & Acoustic Piano
Mark Craney & David Garibaldi : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Mike Miller : Guitar, Acoustic Guitar & Solo Guitar
Ross Vannelli : Bass & Percussion
John Messerschmidt & Lori Lieberman : Background vocals

24/11/2010

Bertie Higgins "Just Another Day In Paradise" (1982) -Adult Contemporary/Soft Rock-



 Label : Kat Family Records


01 - Just Another Day In Paradise (Bertie Higgins, Sonny Limbo & C. Jones)
02 - Casablanca (Bertie Higgins, Sonny Limbo & John Healy)
03 - Candledancer (Bertie Higgins & Sonny Limbo)
04 - Key Largo (Bertie Higgins & Sonny Limbo)
05 - Port O'Call (Bertie Higgins & Sonny Limbo)
06 - White Line Fever (Bertie Higgins & Sonny Limbo)
07 - The Heart Is The Hunter (Bertie Higgins)
08 - She's Gone To Live On The Mountain (Bertie Higgins & Sonny Limbo)
09 - Down At The Blue Moon (Bertie Higgins)
10 - The Tropics (Bertie Higgins & Sonny Limbo)


Produced by Sonny Limbo & Scott MacClellan a Bill Lowery Production
Engineered by Doug Johnson
Additional Engineering by Sonny Limbo, Scott MacClellan & Jim Stabile
Recorded at Pyramid "Eye" Recording Studio Atop Lookout Mountain, Georgia & Southern Tracks Recording Studio Atlanta, Georgia between January '81 & November '81


The Players :

Acoustic Guitar & Vocals : Bertie Higgins
Grand Piano & Keyboards : John Healy
Grand Piano, Keyboards & Organ : Steve Nathan
Bass : Gary Baker & Arch Pearson
Drums : Owen Hale & Bill Marshall
Electric & Acoustic Guitars : Ken Bell & Shelton Irwin
Electric Guitar : Barry Richmond
Mandolin & Acoustic Guitar : Jeff Pinkham
Additional Mandolin : Norman Blake
Percussion & Congas : Mickey Buckins & Edward Higgins
The Dreaded Finger Cymbals on "Key Largo" : Bertie Higgins
Saxophone : Ed Leamon
Flute : Scott MacClellan
The Atlanta Strings : Arranged & Conducted by Wayne Mosley
Viola : Robert Jones & Marion Kent
Violin : Benjamin Picone, Patricio Salvatierro, Bradley Stewart, Frank Walton & Lorentz Ottenzen
Cello : Nancy Maddox & Dona Vellek
Oboe : Lida Pennebaker
Background vocals : Phyllis Loiacono, Manny Loiacono, Bertie Higgins, Gloria Higgins Burke, Mike Jones, Suzi Sumith, Cheryl Wilson, Mike Sullivan, John Healy, Scott MacClellan, Lu Moss, David Powell & Doug Johnson


21/11/2010

Lui "Lui" (1978)

  
 Label : Maui Surf


01 - Kaanapali (Lui Williams)
02 - My Lover (Lui Williams)
03 - Paniolo Country (Marcos Schutte Jr.)
04 - What I Did For Love (M. Hamlisch)
05 - Oh, Oh (Think I'm Fallin' In Love) (Lui Williams)
06 - Beyond The Reef (?)
07 - People's Happiness (Lui Williams)
08 - My Funny Valentine (?)
09 - Missy (Lui Williams)
10 - Hawaiian Wedding Song (?)


Produced by John Leverette
Engineer : Joe Lincoln
Mixdown Engineer : Walter M. Omori
Recorded at Lala-Keo Studios, Lahaina, Hi
Januray 1978 to April 1978


Musicians :

Drums : Robbie Siegel & Dick Stensland
Drums & Congos : Lui Williams
Lead & Rhythm Guitar : Al Narducci
Rhythm Guitar : Lui Williams
Steel Guitar : Jerry Byrd
Bass Guitar : David L. Tabali
Saxophone : Terry Harmer
Background vocals : David Tabali, Pamela A. Polland & Carol Yoon
Arrangements : Lui Williams & Al Narducci

Rick Bowles "Free For The Evening" (1982)

  
 Label : Polydor


01 - Too Good To Turn Back Now (Rick Bowles & Richard Putnam)
02 - (Tonight I'll Be Your) Fool Again (Rick Bowles, Barron Pilgrim, Susan Bowles & Mery Pilgrim)
03 - Your Loss (Rick Bowles & Richard Putnam)
04 - Eagle And The North Wind (Rick Bowles)
05 - So Far So Good (Rick Bowles, Susan Bowles & Linda Bowles)
06 - Listen To Last (Rick Bowles & Mery Pilgrim)
07 - Mr. Right (Rick Bowles)
08 - Dragon Suite (Rick Bowles, Richard Putnam & Linda Bowles)


Produced by Ted Daryll
Recorded at Minot Sound, White Plains, NY & Reflection Sound, Charlotte, NC
Engineer : Bob Carran
Assistant Engineer : Steve Haigler
Mixed at RPM Studios, New York & Howard Schwartz Recording, New York
Mix Engineer : Elliot Scheiner
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi


01 - Too Good To Turn Back Now

Drums : Andy Newmark
Bass : Tom Wolk
Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne & Tom Wolk
Piano : Richard Putnam
Percussion : Pancho Ramon
Guitar Solo : Nicky Moroch
Background vocals : Rick Bowles, Robert Byrne & Brandon Barnes
OB-XA Synthesizer : Ted Daryll

02 - (Tonight I'll Be Your) Fool Again

Drums : Brandon Barnes
Bass : Tom Wolk
Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne
Acoustic Guitar : Rick Bowles
Piano & Rhodes : Richard Putnam
2nd Rhodes Piano : Louis Bellafatto
Guitar Solo : Tom Wolk
Background vocals : Rick Bowles, Robert Byrne & Brandon Barnes
Strings Arranged by Ron Carran
Engineered by Ray Bardani

03 - Your Loss

Drums : Bob Riley
Bass : Tom Wolk
Piano, Rhodes & Clavinet : Richard Putnam
Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne
Percussion : Richard Taninbaum
Guitar Solo : Nicky Moroch
Background vocals : Robert Byrne & Kim Carlson

04 - Eagle And The North Wind

Drums : Bob Riley
Bass : Tim Wolk
Acoustic Guitar : Rick Bowles
Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne
Piano : Richard Putnam
Percussion : Richard Taninbaum
Guitar Solo : Nicky Moroch
Background vocals : Rick Bowles

05 - So Far So Good

Drums : Brandon Barnes
Bass : Tom Wolk
Acoustic & Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne
Piano & Rhodes : Richard Putnam
2nd Rhodes Piano : Louis Bellafatto
Guitar Solo : Nicky Moroch
Percussion : Ray Bardani & Ted Daryll
Background vocals : The Velvetones (Rick Bowles, Robert Byrne & Brandon Barnes)

06 - Listen To Last

Drums : Bob Riley
Bass : Tom Wolk
Electric Guitars : Robert Byrne
Piano : Richard Putnam
Guitar Solo : Nicky Moroch
Background vocals : Rick Bowles, Robert Byrne & Kim Carlson

07 - Mr. Right

Drums : Bob Riley
Bass : Tom Wolk
Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne
Rhodes : Richard Putnam
Fretless Bass Solo : Tom Wolk
Background vocals : Rick Bowles, Robert Byrne & Kim Carlson

08 - Dragon Suite

Drums & Percussion : Brandon Barnes
Bass : Tom Wolk
Piano & Rhodes : Richard Putnam
Acoustic Guitar : Rick Bowles & Robert Byrne
Electric Guitar : Robert Byrne & Tom Wolk
Guitar Solo : Tom Wolk
Background vocals : Rick Bowles, Robert Byrne & Brandon Barnes

20/11/2010

Stephen Bishop "Sleeping With Girls" (1985) -AOR / Westcoast Rock-

  
 Label : Stephen Bishop Music


01 - Fallin'* (Stephen Bishop)
02 - Rhythm Of The Rain** (John Grummoe)
03 - Sleeping With Girls* (Stephen Bishop)
04 - Leaving The Hall Light On*** (Stephen Bishop)
05 - Separate Lives**** (Stephen Bishop)
06 - Mister Wonderful** (Stephen Bishop)
07 - Something New In My Life (Theme From, "Micki And Maude")***** (Michel Legrand, Marilyn Bergman & Alan Bergman)
08 - Someone's In Love* (Stephen Bishop)
09 - It Might Be You****** (Dave Grusin, Alan Bergman & Marilyn Bergman)


*Produced by Gus Dudgeon & Stephen Bishop
**Produced by Greg Mathieson & Stephen Bishop
***Produced by Stephen Bishop, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins & Sting
****Produced by Gus Dudgeon
*****Produced by Lee Holdridge
******Produced by Dave Grusin
Engineers : Graham Dickson, Russell Schmidt, Tchad Blake, Franz Pusch & Humberto Gatica
Mastered by Lee Hershberg at Amigo Studios


01 - Fallin'

Drums : Graham Jarvis
Bass : Paul Westwood
Piano : Pete Wingfield
Spanish Guitar : Martin Jenner
Electric Guitar : John Goux
Background Singers : Tavares
Synthesizer : Paul Johnson
Acoustic Guitar : Stephen Bishop
Strings Arranged & Conducted by James Newton Howard 

02 - Rhythm Of The Rain

Drums : Carlos Vega
Bass : Leland "Lee" Sklar
Electric Guitars : Lee Ritenour
DX7 Rhodes & Parts : George Bitzer
Oberheim : Matthew McCauley
Rhythm Guitar : Mister Teardrop
Background vocals : Randell Kirsch, Jeffrey Foskett & Stephen Bishop
Sax : Jim Hochanadel

03 - Sleeping With Girls

Drums : Phil Collins
Roland Rhythm Machine Programming : Gus Dudgeon, Barrett, Stephen Bishop, Grahma & various passerby
Bass : Paul Westwood, Nathan East, Stephen Bishop & Jeff Staton
Electric Guitar : Martin Jenner
Synthesizer & Sitar : Stephen Bishop
Casio & Keyboards : Pete Wingfield
Background Singers : Randy Crawford & Brenda Russell
Acoustic Electric Guitar : w/Choral : Stephen Bishop
Produced by Gus Dudgeon & Stephen Bishop
Engineered by Graham Dickson, Tchad Blake & David Leonard

04 - Leaving The Hall Light On

Drums : Phil Collins
Bass & Vocal Guest : Sting
Electric Guitars : Eric Clapton
Guitar & Vocal : Stephen Bishop
Produced by Stephen Bishop, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins & Sting
Recorded at Air Monseratt Studios in The Caribbean by Nick Launay
Assisted by Steve Jackson
Mixed by Tchad Blake at Sunset Sound Factory

05 - Separate Lives

Drums : Graham Jarvis
Bass : Paul Westwood
Guitar : Stephen Bishop
Piano : Pete Wingfield
Ebo : Martin Jenner
Strings Arranged by Marty Paich
Conducted by James Newton Howard
Produced by Gus Dudgeon
Engineered by Graham Dickson
Mixed by Tchad Blake
Recorded in London, England at Maison Rouge Studios
Mixed at The Sunset Sound Factory in Little Hollywood

06 - Mister Wonderful

Drums : Carlos Vega
Electric Guitar : Rod Lathau
1st Two Guitar Solo : Don Felder
Middle Guitar Solo : Gary Kambra
Background vocals : Brenda Russell & Randy Crawford
Effects Synth : Michael Boddicker
Bass Synth : Greg Mathieson
Chorus Synth : Matthew McCauley
Produced by Stephen Bishop & Greg Mathieson
Engineered by David Leonard, Tchad Blake, Paul Stillman & Franz Pusch
Mixed by Franz Pusch at Radical Records in Malibu, California

07 - Something New In My Life

Credits : ?
Produced & Arranged by Lee Holdridge with Additional Help By Spencer Proffer

08 - Someone's In Love

Drums : Graham Jarvis
Bass : Paul Westwood
Keyboards : Pete Wingfield
Synthesizer : Paul Johnson
Electric Guitar : Martin Jenner
Acoustic Guitar : Stephen Bishop
Background Singers : Leah Kunkel & Stephen Bishop
Solo Guitar : Gary Kambra & Stepen Bishop
Produced by Gus Dudgeon & Stephen Bishop
Recorded at Maison Rouge Studios, London, England & Harlaquin Studios in Sherman Oaks, California
Additional Overdubs & Mixed at Sunset Sound Factory by Tchad Blake

09 - It Might Be You

Drums : Carlos Vega
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Percussion : Steve Forman
Guitars : Mitch Holder, George Doering & Paul Jackson Jr.
Synthesizers : Dave Grusin
Background vocals : Stephen Bishop
Produced by Dave Grusin
Engineered by Humberto Gatica

19/11/2010

Michael Jackson "Off The Wall" (1979)

  
 Label : Epic


01 - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough (Michael Jackson)
02 - Rock With You (Rod Temperton)
03 - Working Day And Night (Michael Jackson)
04 - Get On The Floor (Michael Jackson & Louis Johnson)
05 - Off The Wall (Rod Temperton)
06 - Girlfriend (Paul McCartney)
07 - She's Out Of My Life (Tom Bahler)
08 - I Can't Help It (Stevie Wonder & Susaye Greene-Browne)
09 - It's The Falling In Love (Carole Bayer Sager & David Foster)
10 - Burn This Disco Out (Rod Temperton)

Bonus Tracks

11 - Voice-Over Intro - Quincy Jones Interview #1
12 - Voice-Over Intro "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" (Original Demo From 1978)
13 - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough (Original Demo From 1978)
14 - Quincy Jones Interview #2
15 - Voice-Over Intro "Workin' Day And Night" (Original Demo From 1978)
16 - Workin' Day And Night (Original Demo From 1978)
17 - Quincy Jones Interview #3
18 - Voice-Over Intro - Rod Temperton Interview
19 - Voice Over Intro - Quincy Jones Interview #4


Produced by Quincy Jones for Quincy Jones Productions
Co-Produced by Michael Jackson
Rhythm Tracks & Vocals recorded at Allen Zentz Recording
Assisted by Steve Conger & Rick Ash
Horns recorded at Westlake Audio
Assisted by Ed Cherney, Erik Zobler, Jim Fitzpatrick & Mitch Gibson
Strings recorded at Cherokee Studios
Assisted by Frank D'Amico
Mixed at Westlake Audio
Mixed by Bruce Swedien
Mastered at A&M Recording Studios, L.A.
Mastered by Bernie Grundman


01 - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano
David Williams : Guitar
Marlo Henderson : Guitar
Michael Jackson : Percussion
Randy Jackson : Percussion
Richard Heath : Percussion
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm Arrangement by Greg Phillinganes & Michael Jackson
Vocal & Percussion Arrangements by Michael Jackson
String Arrangement by Ben Wright
Concert Master : Gerald Vinci
Additional Background vocals : Jim Gilstrap, Augie Johnson, Mortonette Jenkins, Paulette McWilliams & Zedric Williams

02 - Rock With You

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Bobby Watson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
David Williams : Guitar
Marlo Henderson : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Synthesizer
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer
David "Hawk" Wolinski : Electric Piano
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm & Vocal Arrangements by Rod Temperton
String Arrangement by Ben Wright
Concert Master : Gerald Vinci

03 - Working Day And Night

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
David Williams : Guitar
Phil Upchurch : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Michael Jackson : Percussion
John "JR" Robinson : Percussion
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm Arrangement by Greg Phillinganes & Michael Jackson
Vocal & Percussion Arrangements by Michael Jackson

04 - Get On The Floor

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Greg Phillinganes : Clavinet
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Wah Wah Watson : Guitar
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm Arrangement by Louis Johnson & Quincy Jones
String Arrangement by Ben Wright
Concert Master : Gerald Vinci
Vocal Arrangements by Michael Jackson
Additional Background vocals : Jim Gilstrap, Augie Johnson, Mortonette Jenkins, Paulette McWilliams & Zedric Williams

05 - Off The Wall

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
David Williams : Guitar
Marlo Henderson : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano & Synthesizer
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer Programming
George Duke : Synthesizer & Synthesizer Programming
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm & Vocal Arrangements by Rod Temperton

06 - Girlfriend

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano
David Foster : Synthesizer
Steve Porcaro : Synthesizer Programming
George Duke : Synthesizer & Synthesizer Programming
Wah Wah Watson : Guitar
Marlo Henderson : Guitar
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Larry Williams : Alto Sax Solo
Rhythm Arrangement by Quincy Jones, Tom Bahler & Greg Phillinganes
Vocal Arrangement by Michael Jackson & Quincy Jones

07 - She's Out Of My Life

Michael Jackson : Lead vocal
Louis Johnson : Bass
Larry Carlton : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano
String Arrangement by Johnny Mandel
Concert Master : Gerald Vinci

08 - I Can't Help It

Michael Jackson : Lead vocal
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano & Synthesizer
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer Programming
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm Arrangement by Greg Phillinganes & Stevie Wonder
Strings Arranged by Johnny Mandel

09 - It's The Falling In Love

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Patti Austin : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Wah Wah Watson : Guitar
Marlo Henderson : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano
David Foster : Synthesizers
Steve Porcaro : Synthesizer Programming
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm Arrangement by Quincy Jones & David Foster
Vocal Arrangement by Quincy Jones & Tom Bahler 

10 - Burn This Disco Out

Michael Jackson : Lead & Background vocals
Louis Johnson : Bass
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
David Williams : Guitar
Marlo Henderson : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Electric Piano
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey & Performed by The Seawind Horns
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Larry Williams : Tenor, Alto Saxophones & Flute
Kim Hutchcroft : Baritone, Tenor Saxophones & Flute
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Gary Grant : Trumpet
Rhythm & Vocal Arrangements by Rod Temperton

David Foster "A Touch Of David Foster" (1992)

  
 Label : WEA


01 - Winter Games (David Foster)
02 - Glory Of Love (David Foster, Peter Cetera & Nini)
03 - Theme From The Color Purple (Mailbox/Proud Theme) (Quincy Jones, Rod Temperton & Jeremy Lubbock)
04 - The Best Of Me (David Foster, Jeremy Lubbock & Richard Marx)
05 - Mornin' (David Foster, Jay Graydon & Al Jarreau)
06 - After The Love Has Gone (David Foster, Jay Graydon & Bill Champlin)
07 - And When She Danced (Love Theme From Stealing Home) (David Foster & Linda Thompson Jenner)
08 - Love The From St. Elmo's Fire (David Foster)
09 - Hard To Say I'm Sorry (David Foster & Peter Cetera)
10 - Through The Fire (David Foster, Tom Keane & Cynthia Weil)
11 - Whatever We Imagine (David Foster, Jeremy Lubbock & Paul Gordon)
12 - Nothin' You Can Do About It (David Foster, Jay Graydon & Steve Kipner)
13 - Anything For Love (David Foster & Gordon Lighfoot)
14 - Water Fountain (Love Theme From Secret Of My Success) (David Foster)


01 - Winter Games

Produced by David Foster
Co-Produced by Jeremy Lubbock
Arranged by David Foster & Jeremy Lubbock
Keyboards : David Foster
Orchestrated by Jeremy Lubbock 

02 - Glory Of Love

Produced by Michael Omartian
Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Guitars : Dann Huff
Drums : Paul Leim
Percussion : Jeff Porcaro
Background vocals : Kenny Cetera 

03 - Theme From The Color Purple

Produced by David Foster & Humberto Gatica
Arranged by David Foster
Engineered by Humberto Gatica
Keyboards : David Foster
Sax Solos : Dave Boruff
Guitars : Michael Landau
Additional Drum Overdubs : Carlos Vega 

04 - The Best Of Me

Produced by David Foster & Humberto Gatica
Arranged by David Foster
Engineered & Mixed by Humberto Gatica
Keyboards : David Foster
Vocal Duet : Olivia Newton-John
Sax Solos : Dave Boruff
Guitars : Michael Landau 

05 - Mornin'

Produced by Jay Graydon
Fender Rhodes & Synthesizer : David Foster
Guitars : Jay Graydon
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
String Arrangement : Jeremy Lubbock
Rhythm Arrangements : David Foster & Jay Graydon 

06 - After The Love Has Gone

All selections Performed, Produced & Arranged by David Foster
Keyboards : David Foster
Acoustic Guitar : Dean Parks
Saxophone : Dave Boruff
Soprano Sax : Kenny G 

07 - And When She Danced

Produced & Arranged by David Foster
Keyboards : David Foster
Additional Synthesizers Programming : David Foster, Michael Boddicker & Bob Parr
Acoustic Guitar : Dean Parks
Electric Guitar : Michael Landau
Saxophone : Dave Boruff
Background vocals : Jason Scheff, Tim Feehan, Don Osmond & Peter Thomas
String Arrangement : David Foster & Jeremy Lubbock

08 - Love The From St. Elmo's Fire

Produced by David Foster & Humberto Gatica
Keyboards : David Foster
Guitars : Michael Landau
Drums : Carlos Vega
Saxophone : Dave Boruff

09 - Hard To Say I'm Sorry

Chicago is : Robert Lamm, James Pankow, Lee Loughnane, Peter Cetera, Bill Champlin, Danny Seraphine & Walter Parazaider
Produced by David Foster
Rhythm Arrangements by David Foster
Horn Arrangements by David Foster & James Pankow
Strings Arrangements by David Foster & Jeremy Lubbock
Keyboards : David Foster
Guitars : Steve Lukather
Synthesizers : David Paich
Synthesizers Programming : Steve Porcaro

10 - Through The Fire

Produced by David Foster & Humberto Gatica
Executive Producer : Arif Mardin
All Keyboards & Synthesizers : David Foster
Bass : Nathan East
Guitars : Michael Landau
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Arrangements : David Foster

11 - Whatever We Imagine

Produced by Quincy Jones
Arranged by David Foster & Jerry Hey
Keyboards & Synthesizers : David Foster
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Lyricon : Tom Scott

12 - Nothin' You Can Do About It

Produced by Jay Graydon
Arranged by David Foster & Jay Graydon
Piano & Synthesizers : David Foster
Guitar & Synthesizers : Jay Graydon
Synthesizer Solo : Greg Mathieson
Synthesizers : Ian Underwood
Bass : David Hungate
Drums : Ralph Humphrey

13 - Anything For Love

Produced by Gordon Lighfoot
Arrangements by David Foster
Keyboards : David Foster
Guitar : Michael Landau
Background vocals : Vesta Williams & Richard Marx
Keyboards Programming : Dave Boruff & Randy Waldman

14 - Water Fountain

Produced by David Foster
Co-Produced by Jeremy Lubbock
Arranged by David Foster & Johnny Mandel
Keyboards : David Foster
Orchestrated by Johnny Mandel

18/11/2010

Kool Elevation "1st. Impressions" (1995)


  Label : Vivid Sound


01 - Give This Love A Try (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)
02 - God Save The World (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)
03 - My Darling Kuuipo (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)
04 - I Can Never Live Without You (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)
05 - On Two Occasions (Babyface, S.D. Johnson & D. Bristol)
06 - Far Away (Keoki Cortez, Rick Castanieto & Kool Elevation)
07 - Falling (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)
08 - You And I (Add Up To One) (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)
09 - Catching A Wave (Steve Ma'i & Teresa Bright)
10 - Elua Hoku (Keoki Cortez & Kool Elevation)

Bonus Track

11 - Perfect Day (mono mix) (Keoki Cortez, Eddie Heaukulani & Kalco Sniffin)


Produced by Kool Elevation
Arranged by Eddie Heaukulani
Recording Engineer : Steve Meyer
Recorded at Big Kauna Studios Kona Paradise, HI
Mixing Engineer : Eric Jaeger
Mixed at JAGS Entertainment Studios Captain Cook, HI


Kool Elevation :

Keoki Cortez : Vocals, Bass & Percussion
Eddie Heaukulani : Vocals & Guitars
Kaleo Sniffen : Guitar
Rick Castanieto : Vocals & Percussion
Lem Pilipil : Vocals & Keyboards
Gary Dimond : Drums


Additional musicians :

Mel Perez : Conga & Hand Percussion
Dave Krug : Keyboards & Saxophone
Steve Meyer : Electronic Drum Arrangements

17/11/2010

Tavares "Supercharged" (1980)

  
 Label : Capitol Records


01 - Bad Times* (Gerald McMahon)
02 - We Both Tried** (Bill Champlin & David Foster)
03 - Can't Get Enough*** (Benjamin F. Wright Jr., Tony Coleman & Kathy Wakefield)
04 - Why Can't We Fall In Love*** (Denise Williams, David Foster & Carole Bayer Sager)
05 - I Can't Go On Living Without You*** (Benjamin F. Wright Jr.)
06 - I Don't Want You Anymore** (David Foster & Bill Champlin)
07 - Paradise* (Teddy Randazzo)
08 - Got To Have Your Love* (Patrick Henderson & Angelo Richards)


*Produced & Arranged by Bobby Colomby
**Produced  & Arranged by David Foster
***Produced & Arranged by Benjamin F. Wright Jr.
Executive Producer : Bobby Colomby
*Recorded at Capitol Records, Inc.; Studios A&B, Hollywood, CA & Location Recording Service, Burbank, CA
Engineered by Michael Verdick, David Cole, Don Henderson & Charles Faris
Mixed at Location Recording Service by Michael Verdick & Bobby Colomby
**Recorded at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA
Additional Engineering : Mark Linett & Rick Ruggieri
***Recorded & Mixed at Conway Recorders Studio, Hollywood, CA
Engineered by F. Byron Clark
Mixed by F. Byron Clark & Benjamin Wright Jr.


Tavares :

Chubby Tavares
Ralph Tavares
Pooch Tavares
Butch Tavares
Tiny Tavares


01 - Bad Times

Lead vocals : Chubby Tavares, Ralph Tavares & Pooch Tavares
Orchestrated by Dale Oehler
Sax Solo : Pete Christlieb
Electric Piano : Greg Phillinganes
Acoustic Piano : Dale Oehler
Guitars : Tim May & Paul Jackson Jr.
Bass : David Shields
Percussion : Ed Mann & Bobby Colomby
Synthesizer : Steve George
French Horns : Brian D.A. Connor, Arthur N. Maebe & Henry Sigismonti
Horns : Jerry Hey, Kim Hutchcroft, Gary Grant, Larry Williams, Larry Hall & Bill Reichenbach
Concertmistress : Janice Gower
Contractor : Jo Ann Swenson
Violins : Henry L. Roth, Jerome Joseph Reisler, Patrick Morgan, Mark Cargill, Harris Goldman, Pam Gates & Gina Kronstadt
Violas : Rollice E. Dale, Brentor B. Banks, Marilyn Hanthorn Baker & Laury J. Wood
Celli : Miguel Martinez, Ronald B. Cooper, Jacqueline Lustgarten & Albert Edward Gill

02 - We Both Tried

Keyboards : David Foster
Bass : David Hungate
Guitars : Steve Lukather & Jay Graydon
Drums : Ed Greene
String Arrangement : David Foster
Horn Arrangement : Jerry Hey
Horns : Gary Grant, Jerry Hey, Bill Reichenbach & Lew McCreary
French Horns : Vincent DeRosa & Henry Sigismonti
Engineered by Humberto Gatica
Mixed by Michael Verdick & Bobby Colomby
Concertmistress : Janice Gower
Contractor : Jo Ann Swenson
Violins : Henry L. Roth, Jerome Joseph Reisler, Patrick Morgan, Mark Cargill, Harris Goldman, Pam Gates & Gina Kronstadt
Violas : Rollice E. Dale, Brentor B. Banks, Marilyn Hanthorn Baker & Laury J. Wood
Celli : Miguel Martinez, Ronald B. Cooper, Jacqueline Lustgarten & Albert Edward Gill

03 - Can't Get Enough

Reeds : Fred Jackson & Jeff Clayton
Trumpets : Bobby Bryant, Oscar Brashear & Nolan Smith
Trombones : George Bohannon (Contractor), Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears & Don Cook
Synthesizer : Jim Hirsen
Percussion : Eddie Brown & Frederick Walker
Bass : James Jamerson
Guitar : David Williams
Drums : Harvey Mason
Keyboards : John Barnes
Concertmistress : Janice Gower
Contractor : Jo Ann Swenson
Violins : Joseph Goodman, Gina Kronstadt, Mark Cargill, Robert Lipsett, Pavel Farkas, Ronald Clark & Harris Goldman
Principal Viola : Rollice E. Dale
Violas : Marilyn Hanthorn Baker, James V. Ross & Brenton B. Banks
Celli : Roberleigh Barnhart & Miguel Martinez

04 - Why Can't We Fall In Love

Reeds : Fred Jackson & Jeff Clayton
Trumpets : Bobby Bryant, Oscar Brashear & Nolan Smith
Trombones : George Bohannon (Contractor), Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears & Don Cook
Synthesizer : Jim Hirsen
Percussion : Eddie Brown & Frederick Walker
Bass : James Jamerson
Guitar : David Williams
Drums : Harvey Mason
Keyboards : John Barnes
Concertmistress : Janice Gower
Contractor : Jo Ann Swenson
Violins : Joseph Goodman, Gina Kronstadt, Mark Cargill, Robert Lipsett, Pavel Farkas, Ronald Clark & Harris Goldman
Principal Viola : Rollice E. Dale
Violas : Marilyn Hanthorn Baker, James V. Ross & Brenton B. Banks
Celli : Roberleigh Barnhart & Miguel Martinez

05 - I Can't Go On Living Without You

Reeds : Fred Jackson & Jeff Clayton
Trumpets : Bobby Bryant, Oscar Brashear & Nolan Smith
Trombones : George Bohannon (Contractor), Garnett Brown, Maurice Spears & Don Cook
Synthesizer : Jim Hirsen
Percussion : Eddie Brown & Frederick Walker
Bass : James Jamerson
Guitar : David Williams
Drums : Harvey Mason
Keyboards : John Barnes
Concertmistress : Janice Gower
Contractor : Jo Ann Swenson
Violins : Joseph Goodman, Gina Kronstadt, Mark Cargill, Robert Lipsett, Pavel Farkas, Ronald Clark & Harris Goldman
Principal Viola : Rollice E. Dale
Violas : Marilyn Hanthorn Baker, James V. Ross & Brenton B. Banks
Celli : Roberleigh Barnhart & Miguel Martinez

06 - I Don't Want You Anymore

Keyboards : David Foster & Bill Champlin
Bass : David Shields
Guitars : Steve Lukather & Jay Graydon
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Paul Lani
Engineered & Mixed by Humberto Gatica

07 - Paradise

Lead vocal : Butch Tavares
Strings Arranged by Dale Oehler
Mini Moog Solo : Steve George
Piano : Greg Phillinganes
Bass : David Shields
Guitars : Paul Jackson Jr. & Tim May
Acoustic Guitar : Tim May
Drums : Ed Greene
Synthesizer : Steve George
Percussion : Ed Mann & Bobby Colomby
Concertmistress : Janice Gower
Contractor : Jo Ann Swenson
Violins : Henry L. Roth, Jerome Joseph Reisler, Patrick Morgan, Mark Cargill, Harris Goldman, Pam Gates & Gina Kronstadt
Violas : Rollice E. Dale, Brentor B. Banks, Marilyn Hanthorn Baker & Laury J. Wood
Celli : Miguel Martinez, Ronald B. Cooper, Jacqueline Lustgarten & Albert Edward Gill

08 - Got To Have Your Love

Lead vocal : Tiny Tavares
Horns Arranged by Jerry Hey
Guitar Solo : Paul Jackson Jr.
Piano : Patrick Henderson
Bass : David Shields
Guitars : Paul Jackson Jr.
Drums : Ed Greene
Percussion : Bobby Colomby
Horns : Jerry Hey, Kim Hutchcroft, Gary Grant, Larry Williams, Larry Hall & Bill Reichenbach

Tavares "Madam Butterfly" (1979)

  
 Label : Capitol Records


01 - Straight From Your Heart (Len Ron Hanks & Zane Grey)
02 - Games, Games (Sam Dees)
03 - Madam Butterfly (K. Stover & J. Simon)
04 - Let Me Heal The Bruises (Sam Dees)
05 - Never Had A Love Like This Before (Len Ron Hanks & Zane Grey)
06 - One Telephone Call Away (Benorce Blackmon)
07 - My Love Calls (Sam Dees)
08 - Positive Forces (J. Reaves & L. Reaves)
09 - I'm Back For More (Kenneth Stover)


Produced by Bobby Martin for Bobby Martin Production
Executive Producer : Larkin Arnold


Tavares :

Ralph Tavares
Chubby Tavares
Tiny Tavares
Butch Tavares
Pooch Tavares


Musicians :

Gaylord Birch : Drums
Steve Erquiaga : Electric Guitar
Benorce Blackmon : Electric & Acoustic Guitar
David Shields : Bass
Ron Kersey : Electric Piano, Calvinet, Piano, Wurlitzer & Melodica
Merlin D. Webb : Congas, Bongas, Percussion, Alto & Drums
Don Moors : Vibes
Len Ron Hanks : Electric Piano & Clavinet
Paul Shure : String Concertmaster
Maurice Spears : Bass Trombone
Tom McKintosh, Linda Small & Grover Mitchell : Trombone
Oscar Brashear & John Edward Roberts : Trumpet & Flugelhorn


01 - Straight From Your Heart

Arrangements : Bobby Martin (Horns & Strings) & Bobby Martin & Len Ron Hanks (Rhythm)
Vocal Arrangement : Zane Grey
Lead vocal : Pooch Tavares

02 - Games, Games

Arrangement : Bobby Martin
Lead vocal : Chubby Tavares

03 - Madam Butterfly

Arrangement : Bobby Martin
Lead vocals : Chubby Tavares & Butch Tavares

04 - Let Me Heal The Bruises

Arrangements Bobby Martin (Rhythm) & Ron Kersey (Horns & Strings)
Lead vocal : Tiny Tavares

05 - Never Had A Love Like This Before

Arrangements : Bobby Martin (Horns & Strings) & Lee Ron Hanks (Rhythm)
Lead vocals : Butch Tavares, Chubby Tavares & Pooch Tavares

06 - One Telephone Call Away

Arrangement : Bobby Martin
Lead vocals : Chubby Tavares & Pooch Tavares

07 - My Love Calls

Arrangement : Bobby Martin
Lead vocal : Pooch Tavares

08 - Positive Forces

Arrangements : Bobby Martin (Rhythm) & Ron Kersey (Horns & Strings)
Lead vocal : Tiny Tavares

09 - I'm Back For More

JaR "Scene 29" (2008)

  
 Label : Zink Music 005


01 - Cure Kit (Randy Goodrum, Jay Graydon & Tim Hosman)
02 - Call Donovan (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
03 - Esquire (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
04 - Make Somebody (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
05 - Your Heartbreak (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
06 - Worlds Apart (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
07 - Scene 29 (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
08 - GPS (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
09 - Crumble Down (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
10 - Glen's Hair (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)
11 - The Cabo Cad (Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon)


Produced by Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon
Arranged by Randy Goodrum & Jay Graydon
Engineered, Mixed & Mastered by Jay Graydon & Randy Goodrum


JaR :

Jay Graydon : Guitars, Synths, Drums & Lead & Background vocals
Randy Goodrum : Piano, Keyboards, Synths, Drums & Lead & Background vocals


Additional musicians :

Caryl Mack Parker : Additional vocals on "GPS"
Tim Hosman : Orchestration in the intro of "Call Donovan" as well as the "Donovan" voice sound in the fade

16/11/2010

Waters "Waters" (1977)

  
 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - The Other Side Of Midnight (M. Price & D. Walsh)
02 - I Just Wanna Be The One (In Your Life) (M. Price & D. Walsh)
03 - What Am I Doing Wrong (Maxine Willard Waters)
04 - One Good Reason (Michael Omartian & Stormie Omartian)
05 - If There's A Way (Jay Graydon & Harry Garfield)
06 - Could It Be The Magic (Oren Waters & J. Powell)
07 - Party, Party (Julia Tillman Waters & Oren Waters)
08 - We Can Change It (Oren Waters)
09 - Peace At Last (Luther Waters & E. Straughter)


Produced by Steve Barri & Michael Omartian
Arranged & Conducted by Michael Omartian
Vocal Attangements by Waters
Rhythm tracks recorded at Producer's Workshop
Engineers : Tom Vicari & Bill Schnee
Vocals, Sweetening, Mixing at Kendun Recorders
Engineer : Phil Kaye
Mastered at Warner Bros Recording Studios
Mastering Engineer : Arnie Acosta


Waters :

Julia Tillman Waters : Vocals
Maxine Willard Waters : Vocals
Oren Waters : Vocals
Luther Waters : Vocals


Musicians :

Drums : Jeff Porcaro & Ed Greene
Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Bass : Scott Edwards & Michael Omartian
Guitars : Jay Graydon & Ray Parker Jr.
Percussion : Victor Feldman
Horns : Chuck Findley & Steve Madaio
Woodwinds : Nino Tempo & Fred Selden

Perry & Sanlin "Perry & Sanlin" (1980)

  
 Label : Capitol Records


01 - Off On Your Love (Phil Perry & Charles Jackson)
02 - It's Alright (Phil Perry & Kevin Sanlin)
03 - Since You (Came Into My Life) (Phil Perry & Charles Jackson)
04 - Just To Make You Happy (Phil Perry & Charles Jackson)
05 - Keep Dancing (Kevin Sanlin & Phil Perry)
06 - You Can't Hide Love* (Skip Scarborough)
07 - We Belong Together* (Thom Bell & Linda Creed)
08 - With You (Phil Perry, Charles Jackson & Tony Coleman)
09 - I'm So Glad There's You (Phil Perry)


Produced by Charles Jackson
**Produced by Dr Cecil Hale
Recorded at Scott's Sunstorm / M.C.A./ Whitney / Capitol Records
Mixed at Scott's Sunstorm / M.C.A./ Whitney / Capitol Records by Reggie Dozier, Jerry Brown, Frank Keijman & Charles Faris
Contractor : Anthony Coleman
Rhythm Arrangements & Production Coordinator : Anthony T. Coleman except* arranged by Richard Egizi
Horn & String Arrangements : Benjamin F. Wright except* arranged by Richard Egizi


Perry & Sanlin :

Phil Perry : Keyboards & Lead & Background vocals
Harry Sanlin : Guitars, Bass & Lead & Background vocals


Additional musicians :

Leon "Ndugu" Chancler : Drums & Percussion
Charles Fearing & Michael McGlory : Guitars
Scott Edwards & Nathan East : Bass
Patrice Rushen, Mike Lang, John Barnes & Tony Coleman : Keyboards
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Maxine Willard Waters, Julia Tillman Waters, Marti McCall, Edie Lehman, Myrna Matthews & Sherrie Payne : Background vocals

Greg Guidry "Soul'd Out" (2000)

  
 Label : Cool Sound (COOL - 061)


01 - One Step At A Time (Greg Guidry, Shannon Wallace & Tim Jackson)
02 - Closer 2 U (Greg Guidry)
03 - Up 2 Us (Greg Guidry, Tim Jackson & Shannon Wallace)
04 - Every Little Bit (Greg Guidry & Greg Barnhill)
05 - Goin' Down (Greg Guidry & David Martin)
06 - Let's Make This Promise (Greg Guidry)
07 - Ball And Chain (Greg Guidry & David Martin)
08 - Number One (Greg Guidry)
09 - Send This Dedication (Greg Guidry)
10 - Count On Me (Greg Guidry, Tim Jackson & Shannon Wallace)
11 - Nothin's Gonna Change That (Greg Guidry & Tim Jackson)


Produced & Arranged by Greg Guidry for GMC Productions
Co-Produced by Tim Jackson, Shannon Wallace & Keith Thomas
Recorded at Destin Digital, Omni Sound & GMC Productions
Recording Engineers : Shannon Wallace, Tim Jackson, Keith Thomas, Biff Watson & Greg Guidry


Musicians :

Drums : Mark Letalien
Drum Programming : Greg Guidry, Shannon Wallace, Keith Thomas & Gary Lunn
Bass : John Hoorman, Greg Guidry, Keith Thomas & Gary Lunn
Guitar : Shannon Wallace, Dann Huff & Tom Hemby
Acoustic Guitar : Tim Jackson & Biff Watson
Keyboards : Dickie Ross, Greg Guidry, Keith Thomas, Steve Nathan & Donnie Sundall
Background vocals : Cathy Guidry, Sandra Guidry, Greg Guidry, Cheryl, Joe Hogue, Lisa Harmond & David Martin
Lead vocal : Greg Guidry

Greg Guidry "Greg Guidry: Private Session" (2000)

  
 Label : GmG


01 - You're Good For Me (Greg Guidry & Mark Gray)
02 - I Got This Thing (Greg Guidry)
03 - I Believe (Greg Guidry & David Martin)
04 - Heart To Heart (Greg Guidry)
05 - Don't Let Go (Greg Guidry & Michael Bonagura)
06 - It Happens Everytime (Greg Guidry)
07 - I Get High (Greg Guidry & David Martin)
08 - It's Only Love (Greg Guidry & Michael Bonagura)
09 - Say When (Greg Guidry)
10 - First Time (Greg Guidry & David Martin)
11 - Think About It (Greg Guidry & Eddie Setser)
12 - Suspicious Heart (Greg Guidry & Keith Thomas)


Producer : Greg Guidry
Co-Producer on "Heart To Heart" & "Think About It" : Rich Lang
Co-Producer on "Don't Let Go" & "Suspicious Heart" : Keith Thomas
Recording Engineer : Mike Psanos & Bruce Sugar
Studios : Sound Stage, Quadrafonic & Omni Sound


Musicians :

Drums : Mark Hammond
Drum Programming : Mark Hammond, Keith Thomas & Greg Guidry
Bass : Gary Lunn, Mike Brignardello & Keith Thomas
Guitar : Dann Huff, Jon Goin & Tom Hemby
Keyboards : Greg Guidry, Keith Thomas & Phil Naish
Sax : Sam Levine & Mark Douthit
Background vocals : Cathy Guidry, Sandra Guidry, Denny Henson, Joe Hogue & Greg Guidry
Lead vocal : Greg Guidry

Jay Gruska "Gruska On Gruska" (1974)

  
 Label : Geffen Records


01 - Every Time I Try (Jay Gruska)
02 - 88 (Jay Gruska)
03 - A Letter (Jay Gruska)
04 - Me (Bonnie Spirit & Jay Gruska)
05 - Adele (Jay Gruska)
06 - What We've Just Ended (Jay Gruska)
07 - People Races (Jay Gruska)
08 - Close Your Eyes (Jay Gruska)
09 - Baby In Us All (Jay Gruska)


Produced by Michael Omartian
Basic Arrangements by Jay Gruska & Michael Omartian
Strings & Horns Arranged by Michael Omartian
Studios : Sound Labs, Hollywood & Hollywood Sound, Hollywood
Engineers : Tom Vicari, Armin Steiner, Mic Lietz & John Guess
Mastering at Mastering Lab


Musicians :

Dan Ferguson, Larry Carlton, Dean Parks & Ben Benay : Guitars
Ed Greene & David Kemper : Drums
Max Bennett, Wilton Felder, Jim Hughart & David Hungate : Bass
Bobby Torres : Percussion
Geoff Lieb & Michael Omartian : Keyboards
Jay Gruska : Keyboards & Vocals
Steve Leeds : ?
Michele Gruska, Laurie Higgins, Marilyn Scott & Pepper Watkins : Background vocals

15/11/2010

Doobie Brothers "World Gone Crazy" (2010) -Westcoast Rock / Blue-Eyed Soul-

  
 Label : DooBro Entertainment


01 - A Brighter Day (Tom Johnston)
02 - Chateau (Pat Simmons & Ted Templeman)
03 - Nobody (Tom Johnston)
04 - World Gone Crazy (Tom Johnston)
05 - Far From Home (Pat Simmons & Ted Templeman)
06 - Young Man's Game (Tom Johnston)
07 - Don't Say Goodbye (Pat Simmons & Ted Templeman)
08 - My Baby (Tom Johnston)
09 - Old Juarez (Tom Johnston)
10 - I Know We Won (Pat Simmons & Willie Nelson)
11 - Law Dogs (Tom Johnston)

Bonus Tracks

12 - Little Prayer (Pat Simmons)
13 - New York Dream (Tom Johnston)
14 - Delta Devil Dog (John McFee)
15 - Lie To Me (Tom Johnston)


Produced by Ted Templeman & The Doobie Brothers
Engineered & Mixed by Ross Hogarth
Additional Engineering : Phil Kaffel, Dave Russell & John McFee
Mastered by Dave McNair at Sterling Sound, NY
Recording Studios : Sunset Sound, The Village, Glenwood Place, Lizard Rock Studio, The Boogie Motel, Studio D Sausalito, NRG & Paia Town Studios
Mixing Studios : The Boogie Motel & Sunset Sound

The Doobie Brothers :
Pat Simmons : Acoustic & Electric Guitars & Lead & Background vocals
Tom Johnston : Acoustic & Electric Guitars & Lead & Background vocals
John McFee : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Electric & Resonator Slide Guitar, Violin, Mandolin, Banjo, Resonator Guitar & Background vocals
Michael Hossack : Drums & Percussion

Additional Musicians :
Michael McDonald, Amy Holland & Gail Swanson : Vocals on "Don't Say Goodbye"
Willie Nelson : Vocals on "I Know We Won"
Norton Buffalo : Harmonica on "Don't Say Goodbye"
Marc Russo & Mic Gillette : Horns on "World Gone Crazy" & "New York Dream"
Guy Allison : Wurlitzer on "My Baby", Piano on "Chateau", Piano & B3 Organ on "Old Juarez", Keys & Strings on "A Brighter Day" & "Little Prayer", Keys on "Nobody" & Piano & Keys on "I Know We Won"
Bob Glaub : Bass on all songs except "I Know We Won"
Bill Payne : B3 Organ & Piano on "A Brighter day", "World Gone Crazy" & "Law Dogs", B3 Organ on "Chateau" & "New York Dream" & Piano on "Young Man's Game" & "My Baby"
Kim Bullard : Piano on "Old Juarez", Keys on "Don't Say Goodbye" & "Old Juarez" & Synthesizer on "Far From Home"
James Hutchinson : Bass on "I Know We Won"
Gregg Bissonette : Drums on "World Gone Crazy" & "Young Man's Game"
Joey Waronker : Drums on "My Baby"
Dorian Holley : Vocals on "A Brighter Day", "My Baby" & "New York Dream"
Nayanna Holley : Vocals on "A Brighter Day" & "New York Dream"
Darryl Phinnessee : Vocals on "A Brighter Day" & "My Baby"
Siedah Garrett : Vocals on "A Brighter Day"
Tim James : Vocals on "Old Juarez"
Karl Perazzo : Percussion on "A Brighter Day", "Young Man's Game", "Old Juarez" & "New York Dream"
Ted Templeman : Tambourine on "Chateau"
Ross Hogarth : Guitar on "World Gone Crazy", Drums & Percussion (with John McFee) on "I Know We Won"
Tim Pierce : Guitar on "World Gone Crazy"
Cameron Stone : Cello on "Far From Home"