30/01/2012

Klaatu "Endangered Species" (1980)


 Label : Daffodil


01 - I Can’t Help It (Dee Long)
02 - Knee Deep In Love (Dino Tome & John Woloschuk)
03 - Paranoia (John Woloschuk)
04 - Howl At The Moon (Dino Tome & John Woloschuk)
05 - Set The World On Fire (John Woloschuk)
06 - Hot Box City (Dee Long)
07 - Dog Star (Dee Long)
08 - Sell Out, Sell Out (John Woloschuk) 09 - All Good Things (John Woloschuk)


Produced & Arranged by Christopher Bond
Executive Producer : Francis W. Davies
Recorded September 1979 to December 1979 
Recorded at Sound Labs, Los Angeles & Capitol Studio A


Klaatu :

Terry Draper : Vocals & Backing vocals
Dee Long : Electric Guitar, Vocals & Backing vocals
John Woloschuk : Bass, Acoustic  & Electric Guitars, Hohner Pianet, Wurlitzer Electric Piano, Hohner Clavinet, Vocals & Backing vocals


Additional musicians : 

Ed Greene & Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Gary Coleman & Bobbye Hall : Percussion
Leland "Lee" Sklar : Bass
Christopher Bond : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, ARP Avatar Synth-Guitar & Backing vocals
Tom Hensley, Rickard Kerr & Clarence McDonald : Keyboards
Tom Scott : Sax Solos & Horns
Ernie Watts, Jim Horn & Chuck Findley : Horns
Sir Rupert Perry : Spoken Lyrics

29/01/2012

Rhythm Heritage "Last Night On Earth" (1977)


 Label : ABC Records


01 - Theme From "Rocky" (Gonna Fly Now) (Bill Conti, C. Connors & A. Robins)
02 - Dance The Night Away (Victor Feldman)
03 - Disco Queen (Michael Price, Dan Walsh & Michael Omartian)
04 - Medley: Do It Again / Cisco Kid (Donald Fagen & Walter Becker) / (S. Allen, H. Brown, M. Dickerson, L. Jordan, C. Miller, L. Oskar & H. Scott)
05 - Theme From "Lipstick" (L. Kusik & Michel Polnareff)

Last Night On Earth:
06 - Part 1: Angry World (Michael Omartian, Michael Price & Dan Walsh)
07 - Part 2: Anytime, Anyplace (Michael Omartian & Michael Price)
08 - Part 3: Last Night On Earth (Michael Omartian, Michael Price & Dan Walsh)


Produced by Steve Barri & Michael Omatian for a Popcorn Productions, Inc.
Arranged & Conducted by Michael Omartian
Production Coordinator : Karen White
Rhythm Tracks Recorded at Producer's Workshop
Engineer : Bill Schnee
Overdubs, Vocal & Mixing at Kendun Recorders
Engineer : Phil Kaye
Mastering at Kendun Recorders


Rhythm Heritage :

Michael Omartian : All Keyboard Instruments
Scott Edwards : Bass
Ed Greene : Drums
Jay Graydon : Lead Guitar
Bob Walden : Rhythm Guitar
Victor Feldman : Percussion


Horn Section :

Ernie Watts : Saxophone & Solo , Flute
Fred Selden : Saxophone & Flute
Chuck Findley & Steve Madaio : Trumpet


Other musicians :

Oren Waters, Luther Waters & Michael Omartian : Vocals
Sid Sharp : Concertmaster of The Heritage Strings
Steve Barri, Michael Price, Dan Walsh & Stephanie Spring : Additional Percussion

Rhythm Heritage "Disco-Fied" (1976)


 Label : ABC Records


01 - Disco-Fied (Michael Omartian & Michael Price)
02 - Caravan (E.K.Ellington, J. Tizol & I. Mills)
03 - Baretta's Theme (Keep Your Eye On The Sparrow) (M. Ames & David Grusin)
04 - Theme From "S.W.A.T." (Barry DeVorzon)
05 - Blockbuster (V. Thomas)
06 - My Cherie Amour (H. Cosby, S. Moy & Stevie Wonder)
07 - (It's Time To) Boogie Down (Michael Omartian & Michael Price)
08 - Three Days Of The Condor (David Grusin)
09 - Disco-Fied (Michael Omartian & Michael Price) (Reprise)


Produced by Steve Barri & Michael Omatian for Golden Clover Productions
Arranged by Michael Omartian
Recorded & Mastered at ABC Recording Studios, Inc., Los Angeles, California
Recording Engineer : Phil Kaye
Assistant : Howard Gale
Mastering Engineers : Phil Cross & Lanky Linstrot


Rhythm Heritage : 

Michael Omartian : Keyboards
Ed Greene : Drums
Dean Parks, Ray Parker Jr. & Ben Benay : Guitar
Scott Edwards : Bass
Victor Feldman : Percussion


Horn Section :

Paul Hubinon & Tony Terran : Trumpet
Tom Scott (Solo on Track 06), Ernie Watts & Fred Selden : Woodwinds
Lew McCreary : Trombone


Other Musicians :

Sid Sharp : Concertmaster of The Heritage Strings
Lee Ritenour : Guitar
David Duke & Gale Robinson : French Horn
Oren Waters, Luther Waters, Michael Price & Michael Omartian : Vocals
Marvin Deane, Pat McCoy & many others : Handclaps

David Garfield And Friends "Recollections" (1991)


 Label : Creatchy Records / Sohbi Kikaku Corporation


01 - Airegin (Sonny Rollins)
02 - I Remember Cliford (Benny Golson)
03 - Dolphin Dance (Herbie Hancock)
04 - Giant Steps (John Coltrane)
05 - Naima (John Coltrane)
06 - Englishman In New York (Sting)
07 - Miles (Milestone) (Miles Davis)
08 - Peace (Horrace Silver)
09 - Nardis (Bill Evans) 


Produced by David Garfield & Alan Hirshberg for Creatchy Productions
All Songs Arranged by David Garfield
Director : Kaz Hoshino
Executive Producer : Zensuke Watanabe
Supervisor : Akira Okamura & Toshi Nakada
Production Assistance : Susan Garfield
Project Coordinator : Yuske Inoue
Recorded & Mixed by Alan Hirshberg at Mad Hatter Recorders
Assistant Engineers : Robert Read
Digital mastering at Future Disc Systems by Eddy Schreyer


01 - Airegin

Terry Trotter : Acoustic Piano
Mike Lang : Midi Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Synthesizers
Bob Sheppard : Tenor Saxophone
John Guerin : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Yamaha Electric-Acoustic Bass

02 - I Remember Cliford

Terry Trotter : Acoustic Piano
Bob Sheppard : Tenor Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn
John Guerin : Drums
Chuck Domanico : Acoustic Bass

03 - Dolphin Dance

David Garfield : Midi Piano & Synthesizers
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn
Michael Landau : Guitar
John Guerin : Drums

04 - Giant Steps

Terry Trotter : Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Midi Piano & Synthesizers
Bob Sheppard : Tenor Saxophone & Soprano Saxophone
John Guerin : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Yamaha Electric-Acoustic Bass

05 - Naima

David Garfield : Midi Piano & Synthesizers
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn
Michael Landau : Guitar
John Guerin : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Yamaha Electric-Acoustic Bass

06 - Englishman In New York

Terry Trotter : Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Synthesizers
Brandon Fields : Soprano Saxophone & Tenor Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn
John Guerin : Drums
Chuck Domanico : Acoustic Bass

07 - Miles (Milestone)

David Garfield : Midi Piano & Synthesizers
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn
Michael Landau : Guitar
John Guerin : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Yamaha Electric-Acoustic Bass

08 - Peace

Terry Trotter : Acoustic Piano
Mike Lang : Midi Acoustic Piano
Bob Sheppard : Soprano Saxophone
John Guerin : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Yamaha Electric-Acoustic Bass

09 - Nardis

Terry Trotter : Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Acoustic Piano
Brandon Fields : Alto Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn
John Guerin : Drums
Chuck Domanico : Acoustic Bass

Karizma "Dream Come True" (1983)


 Label : Vap / Creatchy Records


01 - IRE (David Garfield)
02 - I Want You, So (David Garfield & James Felix)
03 - Heavy Resin (David Garfield & Dean Cortez)
04 - Dream Come True (David Garfield)
05 - I've Been Played The Fool Again (David Garfield & James Felix)
06 - Blues For Ronnie (David Garfield)
07 - Say You Will (David Garfield & James Felix)
08 - Lonely Nights (David Garfield & James Felix)
09 - Corbitt Van Brauer (David Garfield)


Produced by David Garfield with the invaluable assistance of Al Schmitt & Karizma
Executive Producer : Masami Yoshida
Recorded & Mixed by Al Schmitt 
Recorded & Mixed exclusively at Sunset Sound Studio, Hollywood, CA.
Digital Editing Sequencing by Terri Fiyalko at JVC Cutting Center, Hollywood, CA.
Re-Issued Productions :
Produced by David Garfield & Al Schmitt for Creatchy Productions
Engineered & Mixed by Al Schmitt
Assistant Engineer : Terri Christian
Degital Editing : Terri Fiyalko
All Songs Arrangements by David Garfield with Karizma
Vocal Arrangements by Guest Vocalists & Karizma


Karizma :

David Garfield : Keyboards
Carlos Vega : Drums
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Dean Cortez : Bass

Associate Members :

Steve Tavaglione : Horns
Dean Parks : Guitar
Tim Pierce : Guitar

Guest Vocalists :

James Felix : Lead vocals
Paulette Brown : Background vocals & Ad Libs
Rosemary Butler : Background vocals

Special Guest Musicians :

Tom Scott : Tenor Saxophone
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone, Flute & Piccolo
David Paich : Acoustic Piano, Yamaha GS-1&CE-25
Neil Larsen : Organ
Steve Lukather : Guitar
Jeff Porcaro : Drums (with Simmons Toms)


01 - IRE

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Neil Larsen : Organ
Steve Lukather : Guitar
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums

02 - I Want You, So

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : Flute
Ernie Watts : Flute
Neil Larsen : Organ
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums
James Felix : Lead vocals
Paulette Brown : Background vocals

03 - Heavy Resin

David Garfield : Keyboards
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Neil Larsen : Organ
Tim Pierce : Guitar
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums

04 - Dream Come True

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : Soprano Saxophone, Flute & EWI
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums

05 - I've Been Played The Fool Again

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Neil Larsen : Organ
Steve Lukather : Guitar
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums
James Felix : Lead vocals
Paulette Brown : Background vocals
Rosemary Butler : Background vocals

06 - Blues For Ronnie

David Garfield : Fender Rhodes
Tom Scott : Tenor Saxophone
Ernie Watts : Tenor Saxophone
Steve Lukather : Guitar
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Neil Larsen : Organ
David Paich : Piano
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums
Jeff Porcaro : Drums

07 - Say You Will

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : Alto Saxophone
Neil Larsen : Organ
Tim Pierce : Guitar
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums
James Felix : Lead vocals
Paulette Brown : Background vocals
Rosemary Butler : Background vocals

08 - Lonely Nights

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : Alto Saxophone
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums
James Felix : Lead vocals

09 - Corbitt Van Brauer

David Garfield : Keyboards
Steve Tavaglione : Flute & EWI
Ernie Watts : Piccolo
Neil Larsen : Organ
Dean Parks : Guitar
Dean Cortez : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums

Brandon Fields "Other Places" (1989)


 Label : Creatchy Records


01 - Undercover (Brandon Fields & David Garfield)
02 - Gina (Brandon Fields)
03 - Old San Juan (Phil Perry, Brandon Fields, Gina Kronstadt & David Garfield)
04 - The Face On Mars (Vinnie Colaiuta, David Garfield & Brandon Fields)
05 - You Got It (Barry Finnerty)
06 - Know-How (Phil Perry, Brandon Fields & David Garfield)
07 - Marie (Steve Lukather)
08 - Other Places (Brandon Fields)


Produced by David Garfield, Alan Hirshberg & Brandon Fields for Creatchy Productions
Directed by Kaz Hoshino for Fillin inc.
Executive Producer : Zansuke Watanabe
Supervisor : Akira Okamura
Production Manager : Sonny Abelardo
Production Assistance : John Cregar
Recording Engineer : Alan Hirshberg
Recorded at Bill Schnee Studio, Mad Hatter Records, Pacifique Recorders & Milagro Sound Recorders
Assistant Engineers : Ken Allardyce, Robert Read, Randy Long, Pat Karamian, Ken Deranteriasian & John Read
Mixed by Alan Hirshberg with David Garfield & Brandon Fields at Mad Hatter Recording Studio, Assisted by Robert Read


01 - Undercover

Brandon Fields : Arranger, Alto, Tenor & Baritone Sax
Bruce Fowler : Trombone
Walt Fowler : Trumpet
David Garfield : Arranger & Keyboards
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Michael Landau & Michael O'Neill : Guitar
Lenny Castro : Congas & Tambourine
Luis Conte : Shakare & Basher

02 - Gina

Brandon Fields : Arranger, Alto Tenor Sax, Flute, Alto Flute
Walt Fowler : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Bruce Fowler : Trombone
David Garfield : Arranger & Keyboards 
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Michael Landau : Guitar
Lenny Castro : Percussion

03 - Old San Juan

Brandon Fields : Arranger & Alto Sax
Phil Perry : Music & Vocals Arrangements, Lead & Background vocals
Kate Markowitz : Background vocals
Russ Freeman : Nylon Guitar
David Garfield : Music & Vocals Arrangements, Keyboards
Carlos Vega : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Lenny Castro : Percussion

04 - The Face On Mars

Brandon Fields : Arranger, Alto & Tenor Sax, WX-7
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn 
David Garfield : Arranger & Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Arranger & Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Alex Acuna : Percussion

05 - You Got It

Brandon Fields : Arranger, Alto, Tenor & Baritone Sax
Walt Fowler : Trumpet
Bruce Fowler : Trombone
David Garfield : Arranger & Keyboards
Tom Brechtlein : Arranger & Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass

06 - Know-How

Brandon Fields : Music & Horn Arrangements, Alto, Soprano, Tenor & Baritone Sax
Phil Perry : Music & Vocals Arrangements, Lead & Background vocals 
Kate Markowitz : Background vocals 
Russ Freeman : Nylon Guitar
David Garfield : Music & Horn Arrangements, Keyboards
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Michael Landau & Michael O'Neill : Guitar
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Music Arrangemnt by Alan Hirshberg

07 - Marie

Brandon Fields : Arranger, Soprano & Tenor Sax
Walt Fowler : Flugelhorn 
David Garfield : Keyboards
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Steve Lukather : Guitar
Luis Conte : Percussion

08 - Other Places

Brandon Fields : Arranger & Alto Sax
Bob Sheppard : Tenor Sax
Walt Fowler : Trumpet & Flugelhorn 
Billy Childs : Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Arranger & Synthesizers
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Alex Acuna : Percussion

David Diggs "Real World" (1983)


 Label : Palo Alto Jazz Records / TBA Records / Victor Musical Industories


01 - Gentle Thoughts (Herbie Hancock & M. Ragin)
02 - The Red Balloon (David Diggs)
03 - Come On (Richie Furay & David Diggs)
04 - Cloud Shepherd (David Diggs)
05 - Welcome To The Real World (David Diggs & J. Murphy)
06 - Window Of A Child (Bob Wilson)
07 - Love's Inception (David Diggs)
08 - Bluebird (Leon Russell)


Produced by Bob Edmondson & David Diggs, except "Window Of A Child" produced by David Diggs & Ron Peters
Arranged & Conducted by David Diggs
Recorded at Mama Jo's N.Hollywood, CA; Hit Man, Hollywood, CA & Sound Castle, Los Angeles, CA
Engineered by Billy Taylor, Don Holden & Jack Joseph Puig
Mixed by Billy Taylor
Mastered by Steve Hall at Future Disc System, Hollywood, CA


Musicians :

David Diggs  : Keyboards, Guitar & Percussion
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Leon Gaer : Bass
Ed Greene : Drums
Jerry Hey & Danny Ackerman : Trumpet
Jim Coile : Tenor Saxophone & Flute Solo
Dave Boruff : Alto Saxophone & Flute Solo
Joe Roccisano : Alto Saxophone & Flute
Tom Kubis : Alto Saxophone Solo
Bob Edmondson & Doug Wintz : Trombone
Ken Wiley : French Horn
Doug Cameron : String Concertmaster
Bob Carlisle : Vocals on Tracks 03 & 05
Paulette Miller : Harp

"Window Of A Child" :
Rhythm Section :
David Diggs & Larry Williams : Keyboards
Ron Peters : Guitars
Ken Wild : Bass
Art Rodriguez : Drums

28/01/2012

Robbie Dupree "Smoke And Mirrors" (1995) -Soft Rock-


 Label : Polystar


01 - The Hurting Game (Robbie Dupree & Debbie Lan)
02 - Miracle Mile (Robbie Dupree & Debbie Lan)
03 - Real World (Robbie Dupree & David Sancious)
04 - Truly Amazing (Robbie Dupree & Debbie Lan)
05 - Month of Sundays (Robbie Dupree, Harvey Jones & Carl Adami)
06 - Smoke And Mirrors (Robbie Dupree & Rick Chudacoff)
07 - Person To Person (Robbie Dupree & David Sancious)
08 - Wings (Robbie Dupree & Harvey Jones)
09 - I Don't Mind (Robbie Dupree, Harvey Jones, Carl Adami & Larry Hoppen)
10 - The Long Goodbye (Robbie Dupree, Bill LaBounty & S. Diamond)


Produced by Robbie Dupree
Associate Producer : Tom Mark
Executive Producers : Robert Jeniker, Yoshiro Nagato & Jeffrey Ross for Tamarind Productions, USA & Masa Ogawa for Polystar Co., LTD Japan
Recorded & Mixed by Tom Mark at The Make Believe Ballroom, West Shokan, New York
Mastered by Greg Calbi, Masterdisk, New York
Additional Engineering : Robert Frazza
Horns Arranged by Don Harris
Backing vocals Arranged by Larry Hoppen
Fingersnaps on "Month Of Sundays" : Lee Griggs & Tom Mark 


01 - The Hurting Game

Bass : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano & Keyboards : Debbie Lan
Acoustic & Electric Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Guitar Solo : John Hall
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen & Debbie Lan

02 - Miracle Mile

Bass : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano & Keyboards : Debbie Lan
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Trumpet : Don Harris
Flute : Bill Harris
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Debbie Lan & Anne Lang

03 - Real World

Bass : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano & Keyboards : David Sancious
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Tenor Sax : Bill Harris
Percussion : Dean Sharp
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Ann Lang & Donna Lewis

04 - Truly Amazing

Bass : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano & Keyboards : Debbie Lan
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Trumpet : Don Harris
Percussion : Bashiri Johnson
Backing vocals : Ann Lang, Debbie Lan & Larry Hoppen

05 - Month of Sundays

Bass : Carl Adami
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano : David Sancious
Keyboards : Harvey Jones
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Trumpet : Don Harris
Alto & Tenor Sax : Bill Harris
Harmonica : Robbie Dupree
Percussion : Bashiri Johnson
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Ann Lang & Tim Lawless

06 - Smoke And Mirrors

Bass : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Keyboards : Rick Chudacoff
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Tenor Sax : Bill Harris
Percussion : Bashiri Johnson
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Debbie Lan & Ann Lang

07 - Person To Person

Bass : Tony Levin
Drums : Steve Gadd
Keyboards : David Sancious
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Vibes : Joel O'Brien
Percussion : Bashiri Johnson
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Debbie Lan & Ann Lang

08 - Wings

Bass : Carl Adami
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano : David Sancious
Keyboards : Harvey Jones
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Harmonica : Robbie Dupree
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen & Debbie Lan

09 - I Don't Mind

Bass : Carl Adami
Drums : Steve Gadd
Piano : David Sancious
Keyboards : Harvey Jones
Guitar : Jeff Pevar
Percussion : Bashiri Johnson
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Debbie Lan, Ann Lang & Tim Lawless

10 - The Long Goodbye

Piano : Debbie Lan
Acoustic Guitar : Larry Hoppen
Backing vocals : Larry Hoppen, Debbie Lan & Tim Lawless

The Isley Brothers "Masterpiece" (1985)


 Label : Warner Bros.


01 - May I? (The Isley Brothers & Elaine Jasper Isley)
02 - My Best Was Good Enough (Skip Scarborough)
03 - If Leaving Me Is Easy (Phil Collins)
04 - You Never Know When You’re Gonna Fall in Love (Rex Salas & Mont Seward)
05 - Stay Gold (Stevie Wonder & Carmine Coppola)
06 - Colder Are My Nights (David Williams & Patrick Leonard)
07 - Come to Me (Robert Brookins & Tony Haynes)
08 - Release Your Love (David Ritz & Kelly McNulty)
09 - The Most Beautiful Girl (Billy Sherrill, Rory Michael Bourke & Norris Wilson)


Produced by The Isley Brothers
Executive Producers : The Isley Brothers
Rhythm Arrangers : The Isley Brothers
Arranger & Conductor : Gene Page
Engineered & Mixed by Michael Mancini
Mixed by The Isley Brothers
Additional Engineering : Russell Schmidt & Bill Spungin
Assistant Engineers : Joe Travers & Dean Burt
Recorded at Devonshire Sound Studio 10729 Magnolia Boulevard North Hollywood, CA
Originally Mastered by Brian Gardner at Bernie Grundman Mastering
Project Coordinator : Elaine Jasper Isley


The Isley Brothers :

Ronald Isley : Lead vocals
Rudolph Isley : Background vocals
O’Kelly Isley : Background vocals


Musicians :

Keyboards : Robbie Buchanan
Acoustic Piano : Randy Kerber
Guitars : Paul Jackson Jr., David T.Walker & Dann Huff
Bass : Neil Stubenhaus & Freddie Washington
Drums : John "JR" Robinson & Ed Greene
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa 
Concert Master : Harry Bluestone
Horns : Dick "Slyde" Hyde, Bill Green, Gary Herbig, Plas Johnson, George Bohannon, Gary Grant, Chuck Findley & Jerry Hey
Saxophone : Ernie Watts
Horn arrangements : Jerry Hey

25/01/2012

M. Sasaji & L.A. Allstars "Birdland" (2000)


 Label  : Sony Music Entertainment


01 - Birdland (Josef Zawinul)
02 - Girl Talk (Neal Hefti & Bobby Troup)
03 - Green Flower Street (Donald Fagen)
04 - My Favorite Things (Richard Rodgers)
05 - Freedom Jazz Dance (Eddie Harris)
06 - Interplay (Bill Evans)
07 - The Sidewinder (Lee Morgan)
08 - The Look of Love (Hal David  & Burt Bacharach)
09 - Gymno Pédie (Erik Alfredi Le Satie)


Produced by Masanori Sasaji
All Songs Conducted by Jerry Hey
All Songs Arranged by Masanori Sasaji
Co-Producer : Hiroya Tsubaki
Recording Coordination (Los Angeles) : Akira Yada
Executive Producer : Yasohachi "88" Itoh
Recorded & Mixed at Ocean Way Recording Studio "B", July 2000
Recording & Mixing Engineer : Allen Sides
Assistant Engineers : Greg Burns, Darrell Thorp & Naoto Tanemura
Mastered at Sony Music Shinanomachi Studio, Tokyo
Mastering Engineer : Koji "C-chan" Suzuki


01 - Birdland

Acoustic Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Electric Guitar : Dean Parks
Electric Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Percussion : Alex Acuna
Soprano Saxophone & Solo : Dan Higgins
Alto Saxophone : Brandon Fields
Tenor Saxophone & Solo : Ernie Watts
Tenor Saxophone : Larry Williams
Baritone Saxophone : Jack Nimitz
Trumpet : Jerry Hey, Gary Grant, Warren Luening & Larry Hall
Trombone : Charlie Loper, Andy Martin & Bob McChesney
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach
Background vocals : Penny Ford, Kimberly Brewer, Lynn Roderick & Tracy Nelson

02 - Girl Talk

Acoustic Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Wood Bass : Dave Carpenter
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Clarinet : Gary Foster & Bill Liston
Bass Clarinet : Jack Nimitz
Alto Saxophone : Brandon Fields
Tenor Saxophone : Ernie Watts & Larry Williams
Trumpet & Solo : Warren Luening
Trumpet : Gary Grant & Wayne Bergeron
Trombone : Charlie Loper, Andy Martin & Bob McChesney
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach

03 - Green Flower Street

Vocals : Richard Page
Electric Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Electric Guitar & Solo : Dean Parks
Electric Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Percussion : Alex Acuna
Alto Saxophone : Dan Higgins
Tenor Saxophone : Ernie Watts
Baritone Saxophone : Jack Nimitz
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Gary Grant & Warren Luening
Trombone : Charlie Loper & Andy Martin
Background vocals : Penny Ford, Kimberly Brewer, Lynn Roderick & Tracy Nelson

04 - My Favorite Things

Acoustic Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Wood Bass : Dave Carpenter
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Oboe : Phil Ayling & John Yoakum
Clarinet : Gary Foster & Bill Liston
Bass Clarinet : Jack Nimitz
Soprano Saxophone : Dan Higgins
Alto Saxophone & Solo : Brandon Fields
Tenor Saxophone : Ernie Watts & Larry Williams
Trumpet : Gary Grant, Warren Luening & Wayne Bergeron
Trombone : Charlie Loper, Andy Martin & Bob McChesney
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach

05 - Freedom Jazz Dance

Electric Piano & Solo : Masanori Sasaji
Wood Bass : Dave Carpenter
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Percussion : Alex Acuna
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Oboe : John Yoakum & Gene Cipriano
Clarinet : Gary Foster & Bill Liston
Bass Clarinet : Jack Nimitz
Alto Saxophone : Brandon Fields & Dan Higgins
Tenor Saxophone & Solo : Ernie Watts
Tenor Saxophone : Larry Williams
Baritone Saxophone : Beverly Dahlke
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Gary Grant, Charlie Davis & Larry Lunetta
Trombone : Andy Martin, Bob McChesney & Bruce Otto
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach

06 - Interplay

Acoustic Piano & Solo : Masanori Sasaji
Wood Bass : Dave Carpenter
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Percussion : Alex Acuna
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Oboe : John Yoakum
Clarinet : Gary Foster
Bass Clarinet : Jack Nimitz
Soprano & Alto Saxophones : Dan Higgins
Tenor Saxophone : Ernie Watts & Larry Williams
Trumpet & Solo : Larry Lunetta
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Gary Grant
Trumpet : Charlie Davis
Trombone : Andy Martin & Bob McChesney
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach

07 - The Sidewinder

Electric Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Electric Guitar & Solo : Dean Parks
Electric Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Alto Saxophone & Solo : Dan Higgins & Brandon Fields
Tenor Saxophone : Ernie Watts & Larry Williams
Baritone Saxophone : Jack Nimitz
Trumpet : Gary Grant & Warren Luening
Trombone : Charlie Loper & Andy Martin
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach

08 - The Look of Love

Vocals : Penny Ford
Electric Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Acoustic Guitar : Dean Parks
Elecric Bass : Dave Carpenter
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Percussion : Alex Acuna
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Alto Saxophone : Brandon Fields & Dan Higgins
Tenor Saxophone : Ernie Watts & Larry Williams
Baritone Saxophone : Beverly Dahlke
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Gary Grant, Charlie Davis & Larry Lunetta
Trombone : Andy Martin, Bob McChesney & Bruce Otto
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach

09 - Gymno Pédie

Acoustic Piano : Masanori Sasaji
Wood Bass : Dave Carpenter
Drums : Vinnie Colaiuta
Flute : Sheridan Stokes & Greg Huckins
Oboe : Phil Ayling & John Yoakum
Clarinet : Gary Foster & Bill Liston
Bass Clarinet : Jack Nimitz
Soprano Saxophone & Solo : Dan Higgins
Trumpet & Solo : Warren Luening
Trombone : Charlie Loper, Andy Martin & Bob McChesney
Bass Trombone : Bill Reichenbach
Tuba : Tommy Johnson

23/01/2012

Alex Acuna & The Unknowns "Alex Acuna & The Unknowns" (1990)


 Label : Invitation / GRP Records


01 - Te Amo (Alex Acuna, Cocho Arbe)
02 - Joe's Red Eye (Joe Rotondi Jr.)
03 - Marionettes (Lars Jansson)
04 - Hoppin' It (John Pena, Kevin Chokan & Mark Stephens)
05 - Nice (Efrain Toro)
06 - Cocho San (Cocho Arbe)
07 - Van Nuys Jam (Alex Acuna)
08 - Thinking Of You (Pensando En Ti) (Alex Acuna, Cocho Arbe, Abraham Laboriel & Diane Acuna)
09 - Psalms (Alex Acuña, Abraham Laboriel & Lou Pardini)
10 - Ten O''Clock Groove (Alex Acuna & Efrain Toro)


Produced by Alex Acuna & Neil Oda
Assistant Producer : Efrain Toro
Executive Producer : Tets Hoshika
All songs Arranged by Alex Acuna & Efrain Toro
Engineered by Peter Haden, Steve Reid & Tom Maculey
Recorded & Mixed at Weddington Studio, North Hollywood, CA,  Steve Reid Studio/North Hollywood, CA, & Record Plant/San Francisco, CA,
February 6-March 24, 1990


The Band :

Alex Acuna : Drums, Percussion & Vocals
Efrain Toro : Programming, Percussion & Drums
Otmaro Ruiz : Keyboards & Vocals
Pedro Eustache : Flute, Wind Synthesizer
Ramon Stagnaro : Guitars
John Pena : Bass
Cocho Arbe : Keyboards
Diana Acuna : Vocal on Track 08


Featuring :

Carlos Santana : Guitar
Danilo Lozano : Flute
Brandon Fields : Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Lou Pardini : Piano & Vocals
Tiki : Background vocals
Paulinho Da Costa, Luis Conte, Michito Sanchez & Rudy Regalado : Percussion

Michael Landau "Tales From The Bulge" (1990)


 Label : Creatchy / Ulftone Music


01 - I'm Buzzed (Michael Landau)
02 - Judy (Michael Landau)
03 - Chynna (Michael Landau)
04 - Johnny Swing (Michael Landau)
05 - Big Bulge (Michael Landau & Steve Tavaglione)
06 - Roodis Tones (Michael Landau & Steve Tavaglione)
07 - Eater (Michael Landau)
08 - I Don't Care (Michael Landau)
09 - My Bulbous Meathead (Michael Landau & Steve Lukather)
10 - I'm Hating (David Garfield, Michael Landau, Ted Landau & Alan Hirshberg)


Produced by David Garfield, Alan Hirshberg & Michael Landau for Creatchy Productions
Directed by Kaz Hoshino
Executive Producer : Zansuke Watanabe
Supervisor : Akira Okamura
Recorded at Roodis Tones Studio, Rumbo Recorders & Mad Hatter Records
Recording Engineer : Alan Hirshberg
Assistant Engineers : Robert Read & Julian Stoll
Mixed by Alan Hirshberg with David Garfield & Michael Landau at Mad Hatter Recording Studio, Assisted by Robert Read
Production Assistance : Suzy Garfield & John Cregar


01 - I'm Buzzed

Michael Landau : Guitars & Drum Programming
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Carlos Vega : Drums
Luis Conte : Percussion

02 - Judy

Michael Landau : Baritone Guitar, Electric Guitar & Programming
Wayne Shorter : Soprano Saxophone
David Garfield : Keyboards
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Carlos Vega : Drums
Lenny Castro : Percussion

03 - Chynna

Michael Landau : Guitars

04 - Johnny Swing

Michael Landau : Guitars
Steve Tavaglione : Soprano Saxophone
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums

05 - Big Bulge

Michael Landau : Guitars & Drum Programming
Steve Tavaglione : Akai EWI & Tenor Saxophone
John Pierce : Bass
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Lenny Castro : Percussion

06 - Roodis Tones

Michael Landau : Guitars
David Garfield : Keyboards
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Carlos Vega : Drums
Lenny Castro : Percussion

07 - Eater

Michael Landau : Guitars
Carlos Vega : Drums
Ted Landau : Bass

08 - I Don't Care

Michael Landau : Guitars
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone
David Garfield : Keyboards
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Lenny Castro : Percussion

09 - My Bulbous Meathead

Michael Landau : Guitars
Steve Lukather : Guitar & Keyboard Bass
John Pierce : Bass
John Keane : Drums

10 - I'm Hating

Michael Landau : Guitars
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Carlos Vega : Drums
Steve Lukather, Ted Landau & Dan the Man : Voice


Justo Almario & Abraham Laboriel "Justo & Laboriel" (1995)


 Label : Integrity Music 


01 - To Him Who Sits On The Throne (Debbye Graafsma)
02 - God Is Able (Harlan Rogers)
03 - Medley: More Love To Thee / Jesus Loves Me, This I Know / We Workshop You (Elizabeth Prentiss & William H. Doaane / Anna B.Warner & William B. Bradbury / Billy Funk)
04 - He Is Exalted (Twila Paris)
05 - I Will Bless The Lord (Frank Hernandez)
06 - Yahweh (Abraham Laboriel & Lyn Laboriel)
07 - Medley : Give Thanks / Grateful Heart (Henry Smith & Justo Almario)
08 - Amor, Alegria, Paz (Love, Joy, Peace) (Justo Almario)
09 - Righteousness, Peace And Joy (Helena Barrington)
10 - Times Of Refreshing (Martin J.Nystrom & Don Harris)
11 - Celebrate Jesus (Gary Oliver)
12 - Imago Dei (The Image Of God) (Abraham Laboriel)


Produced by Justo Almario & Abraham Laboriel
Executive Producers : Michael Coleman & Don Moen
Recorded at Bill Schnee Studio, North Hollywood, CA
Engineer : Bill Schnee
Assistant Engineers : Koji Eagawa & John Hendrickson
Mixed by Bill Schnee
Mastered by Gavin Lurssen at Mastering Lab. Los Angeles, CA


01 - To Him Who Sits On The Throne

Justo Almario : Tenor Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Greg Mathieson : Acoustic Piano
Abraham Laboriel Jr. : Drums
Michael Thompson : Guitar
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

02 - God Is Able

Justo Almario : Tenor Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Harlan Rogers : Acoustic Piano
Michael Thompson : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Hammond B-3 Organ
Luis Conte : Percussion

03 - Medley : More Love To Thee / Jesus Loves Me, This I Know / We Workshop You

Justo Almario : Tenor Saxophone & Soprano Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Abraham Laboriel Jr. : Drums
Michael Thompson : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Keyboards
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Atle Bakken : Additional Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

04 - He Is Exalted

Justo Almario : Flute
Abraham Laboriel : Fretless Bass
Abraham Laboriel Jr. : Drums
Michael Thompson : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Hammond B-3 Organ
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

05 - I Will Bless The Lord

Justo Almario : Soprano Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Abraham Laboriel Jr. : Drums
Michael Thompson : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Keyboards
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

06 - Yahweh

Justo Almario : Soprano Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass & Acoustic Guitar
Paul Jackson Jr. : Acoustic Guitar
Michael Thompson : Acoustic Guitar
Harlan Rogers : Acoustic Piano
Abraham Laboriel Jr. : Drums
Luis Conte : Percussion 
Barbara Almario, Jazmin Almario, Naima Almario, Justo Almario, Valerie De La Torre, Celeste Maxwell Fehlberg, Abraham Laboriel, Lyn Laboriel, Aaron Maxwell, Sherie Padelford, Pauline Wilson & Frank Zottoli : Background vocals & Handclaps

07 - Medley : Give Thanks / Grateful Heart

Justo Almario : Clarinet & Soprano Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Bill Maxwell : Drums
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Keyboards
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

08 - Amor, Alegria, Paz (Love, Joy, Peace)

Justo Almario : Soprano Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Ares Bass
Greg Mathieson : Acoustic Piano
Bill Maxwell : Drums
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

09 - Righteousness, Peace And Joy

Justo Almario : Flute
Abraham Laboriel : 8 String Ares Bass
Bill Maxwell : Drums
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Keyboards 
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

10 - Times Of Refreshing

Justo Almario : Flute
Abraham Laboriel : 8 String Ares Bass
Bill Maxwell : Drums
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Greg Mathieson : Keyboards
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

11 - Celebrate Jesus

Justo Almario : Alto Saxophone & Tenor Saxophone
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Paul Jackson Jr. : Acoustic Guitar
Bill Maxwell : Drums
Greg Mathieson : Hammond B-3 organ
Harlan Rogers : Keyboards
Luis Conte : Percussion

12 - Imago Dei (The Image Of God)

Justo Almario : Tenor Saxophone
Sid Page : Concertmaster & Violin
Susan Katayama : Cello
Robert Becker : Viola
Charles Everett : Violin

Steve Tavaglione "Blue Tav" (1991)


 Label : Creatchy Records


01 - Kenya Dig It (David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione)
02 - Catalina (John Beaslep)
03 - Sue-She (David Garfield)
04 - Black Cadillac (David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione)
05 - The Burning (Vinnie Colaiuta)
06 - Uncle Oil (John Peña, David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione]
07 - Rapture (John Beaslep)
08 - Blue Tav (David Garfield, Steve Tavaglione & Michael O'Neill)
09 - Tsunami (David Garfield, Steve Tavaglione & Jimmy Johnson)
10 - The Burning (Vinnie Colaiuta)


Produced by David Garfield & Alan Hirshberg for Creatchy Productions
Track 6 Co-Produced by John Pena
Directed by Kaz Koshino for Fillim Inc.
Executive Producer : Zensuke Watanabe / Supervisor : Akira Okamura
Assistant Director : Yusuke Inoue / L.A. Fillim Inc.
Production Assistance : Susan Garfield & Jerry Thornburp
Recorded & Mixed by Alan Hirshberg
Digital mastering at Future Disc System by Eddie Schreyer
Recorded at Mad Hatter Recorders & The Slam Shack, Roodis Tones
Mixed at Mad Hatter Recorders
Assistant Engineers : Robert Read & David Kesse


01 - Kenya Dig It

Steve Tavaglione : EWI & Saxophones
David Garfield : Drum & Keyboard Programing, Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Michael Landau : Guitar
Walter Fowler : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Arranged by David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione

02 - Catalina

Steve Tavaglione : EWI & Soprano Saxophone
John Beasley : Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Michael O'Neill : Nylon Guitar
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Arranged by John Pena & David Garfield

03 - Sue-She

Steve Tavaglione : Alto Saxophone
David Garfield : Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Michael O'Neill : Guitar
Michael Fisher : Percussion
Arranged by David Garfield

04 - Black Cadillac

Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Michael Landau : Guitar
David Garfield : Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Michael Fisher : Percussion
Arranged by David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione

05 - The Burning

Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drum & Keyboard Programing, Drums
Michael Landau : Guitar
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Arranged by Vinnie Colaiuta

06 - Uncle Oil

John Pena : Drum & Keyboard Programing, Bass
Steve Tavaglione : EWI & Soprano Saxophone
David Garfield : Keyboards
David Goldblatt : Additional Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Michael O'Neill : Guitar
Kevin Chokan : Guitar
Michael Fisher : Percussion
Arranged by John Pena, David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione

07 - Rapture

Steve Tavaglione : Alto Saxophone & EWI
John Beasley : Acoustic Piano
David Garfield : Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
John Pena : Fretless Bass
Jimmy Johnson : Melody Bass
Arranged by John Beasley & David Garfield

08 - Blue Tav

Steve Tavaglione : EWI & Saxophones
Michael O'Neill : Guitar
David Garfield : Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Walter Fowler : Flugelhorn
Arranged by David Garfield & Steve Tavaglione

09 - Tsunami

Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Allan Holdsworth : Synth Axxe & Guitar Pad (Solo)
Michael Landau : Rhythm Guitar
David Garfield : Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
John Pena : Bass
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Arranged by David Garfield, Steve Tavaglione & Allan Holdsworth

10 - The Burning (Reprise)

Steve Tavaglione : EWI
Vinnie Colaiuta : Keyboard Programing
Michael Landau : Guitar
Arranged by David Garfield & Alan Hirshberg

Luis Conte "Black Forest" (1990)


Label : Denon 


01 - Do The Shrimp (Mark Goldenberg & Luis Conte)
02 - Working In The Coal Mine (Alan Toussaint)
03 - I Can Take You There (Gernaube Petry & Luis Conte)
04 - Black Forest (Jimmy Haslip & Luis Conte)
05 - Susarasa (Frederick Chopin)
06 - Polo (Jimmy Haslip & Barry Coates)
07 - Mere Wotimbo (Traditional)
08 - Krimson And Khaos (Larry Klimas)
09 - Yoruban Paradise (David Witham)
10 - El Solar (Luis Conte)


Produced by Jeffrey Weber
Recorded & Mixed by Rick Pekkonen
Assistant Engineer : Stacy Baird
Recorded at Ocean Way Studios, Hollywood, CA on June 6-11, 1989
A&R : Tatsu Konno & Kozo Watanebe (Nippon Columbia)
"I Can Take You There" Arranged by David Witham & "Susarasa", "Mere Wotimbo" Arranged by David Witham & Luis Conte


01 - Do The Shrimp

Luis Conte : Congas, Timbales & Djun Djuns
Orestes Vilato : Cowbells
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Witham : Keyboards
Mark Goldenberg : Guitar & Programming
Walt Fowler : Trumpet
Gary Herbig : Alto Saxophone
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone

02 - Working In The Coal Mine

Luis Conte : Congas
Orestes Vilato : Timbales
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Witham : Keyboards
Greg Mathieson : Hammond Organ
James Harrah : Guitar
Joel Perskin : Alto Saxophone
Jeffrey Weber : Voice

03 - I Can Take You There

Luis Conte : Congas
Orestes Vilato : Guiro & Timbales
Carlos Vega : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Witham : Keyboards
Michael O'Neill : Guitar
Walt Fowler : Trumpet
Gary Herbig : Alto Saxophone
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone

04 - Black Forest

Luis Conte : Percussion & Vocal
Orestes Vilato : Vocal
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Brandon Fields : Saxophone
Steve Croes : Synclavier

05 - Susarasa

Luis Conte : Congas & Bongo
Orestes Vilato : Timbales
Carlos Vega : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
David Witham : Keyboards
Gary Herbig : Flute
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone
Walt Fowler : Trumpet & Flugelhorn

06 - Polo

Luis Conte : Percussion
Carlos Vega : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass & Keyboards
David Witham : Keyboards
Barry Coates : Guitar Synthesizer

07 - Mere Wotimbo

Luis Conte : Congas, Shekere, Lead & Background vocals
Orestes Vilato : Timbales
Alex Acuna : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Witham : Keyboards
Walt Fowler : Trumpet
Gary Herbig : Alto Saxophone
Larry Klimas : Tenor Saxophone
Dianne Reeves : Background vocals

08 - Krimson And Khaos

Luis Conte : Timbales & Misc. Staff
Orestes Vilato : Guiro
Carlos Vega : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
David Witham : Keyboards
Larry Klimas : Saxophone

09 - Yoruban Paradise

Luis Conte : Shekere & Cymbals
Orestes Vilato : Tumba
David Witham : Keyboards

10 - El Solar

Luis Conte : Tumba, Tres Golpes, Quinto, Clave & Coro
Orestes Vilato : Catá, Asheré & Coro
Harry Kim : Trumpet

22/01/2012

Robert Lamm "Living Proof" (2012) -Soft Rock-


 Label : Blue Infinity


01 - Out Of The Blue (Trent Gardner & Robert Lamm)
02 - Arise (Storm) (Zosia Karbowiak & Robert Lamm)
03 - 4 Bells (Robert Lamm)
04 - On The Equinox (Robert Lamm)
05 - Those Crazy Things (Zosia Karbowiak & Robert Lamm)
06 - Keep The Faith (Hank Linderman & Robert Lamm)
07 - Living Proof* (Trent Gardner & Robert Lamm)
08 - I Confess (Hank Linderman & Robert Lamm)

Bonus Tracks


09 - Liquid Sky (Zosia Karbowiak & Robert Lamm)
10 - On The Equinox (Robert Lamm) (JVE Remix)


Produced by Robert Lamm & Hank Linderman
*Produced by Trent Gardner
Recorded & Mixed by Hank Linderman
Recorded by Zosia Karbowiak & Robert Berry


Musicians :

Robert Lamm : Keyboards, Drums, Bass, Orchestral Arrangements & Vocals
Hank Linderman : Guitars & Backing vocals
Zosia Karbowiak : Vocals
Trent Gardner : Keyboards, Trombones & Backing vocals
Robert Berry : Bass & Drums
Jason Scheff : Backing vocals
Drew Hester : Drums on "Keep The Faith"
John Van Eps : All Instruments on "On The Equinox" Remix
Jeff Holmes : Trumpet

Poco "The Wildwood Sessions" (2006)


 Label : Drifter's Church Productions


01 - Grand Junction (Rusty Young)
02 - Cajun Moon (JJ Cale)
03 - Save A Corner Of Your Heart (Rusty Young)
04 - If Your Heart Needs A Hand (Rusty Young)
05 - Cain's Blood (Jack Sundrud & Michael Johnson)
06 - Magnolia (JJ Cale)
07 - Father's Day (Jack Sundrud, Craig Bickhardt & Helen Darling)
08 - For The Love Of Mary (Rusty Young)
09 - Do What You Do (Paul Cotton & Ron Marseillaise)
10 - On The Way Home (Neil Young)


All Songs Recorded Live at The Wildwood Lodge, Steelville, MO, Ocyober 2003
Recorded by Monte Henderson
Mixed & Mastered by Randy at Final Stage / Nashville, Tennessee


Poco :

Rusty Young : Acoustic Guitar, Dobro, Mandolin, Bass Guitar & Vocals
Paul Cotton : Acoustic & Electric Guitar & Vocals
Jack Sundrud : Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar & Vocals on "Cain's Blood)

Poco "Bareback At Big Sky" (2005)


 Label : Drifter's Church Productions, LLC


01 - Under The Gun (Paul Cotton)
02 - Nothing Less Than Love (Rusty Young & Wayne Tester)
03 - Every Time I Hear That Train (Paul Cotton)
04 - Save A Corner Of Your Heart For Me (Rusty Young)
05 - Barbados (Paul Cotton)
06 - If Your Heart Needs A Hand (Rusty Young)
07 - Cajun Moon (JJ Cale)
08 - Never Lover... Never Hurt Like This (Jack Sundrud)
09 - Midnight Rain (Paul Cotton)
10 - What Do People Know (Rusty Young)
11 - Shake It (Jack Sundrud)
12 - Find Out In Time (Timothy B. Schmit & Robbin W. Thompson)
13 - Too Many Nights Too Long (Paul Cotton)
14 - Bareback (Paul Cotton)
15 - On The Way Home (Neil Young)


Produced by Rusty Young & David Goodwin for Drifter's Church Productions, LLC
Engineered by Aaron Swihart
Mixed by Glenn Spinner
Mastered by Miles Wilkinson
Recorded Live, April 20 & 21 2005 at Big Sky High Studio, Bozeman, Montana


Poco :

Rusty Young : Acoustic, Lap / Slide & Steel Guitar, Dobro, Mandolin & Vocals
Paul Cotton : Acoustic Guitar & Vocals
Jack Sundrud : Bass Guitar & Vocals


Additional musicians :

George Lawrence : Percussion
David Goodwin : Harmonica on "Cajun Moon"

Poco "Running Horse" (2002)


 Label : Drifter's Church Productions


01 - One Tear At A Time (Rusty Young)
02 - Every Time I Hear That Train (Paul Cotton)
03 - If Your Heart Needs A Hand (Rusty Young)
04 - Never Loved... Never Hurt Like This (Jack Sundrud)
05 - Forever (Rusty Young)
06 - Never Get Enough (Jack Sundrud, Craig Bickhardt & David James)
07 - If You Can't Stand To Lose (Rusty Young & John Cowan)
08 - I Can Only Imagine (Paul Cotton)
09 - Shake It (Jack Sundrud)
10 - That's What Love Is All About (Rusty Young & Craig Fuller)
11 - Running Horse (Paul Cotton)


Produced by Mike Clute & Rusty Young
Assistant Engineer : Pete Misines
Recorded & Mixed at Mike's Place, Nashville, TN
Additional Recording at Jack's Place, Nashville, TN


Poco :

Rusty Young : Lead & Background vocals, Electric & Acoustic Rhythm Guitar, Lap & Pedal Steel Guitar, Banjo & Dobro
Paul Cotton : Lead & Background vocals, Electric Lead & Acoustic Rhythm Guitar
Jack Sundrud : Lead & Background vocals, Bass Guitar
George Grantham : Drums, Percussion & Background vocals


Additional musician :

Tony Harrell : Additional Keyboards

Illustrator "Somewhere In The World" (1989)


 Label : Ocean / Retrocross Records


01 - New Way To Love (Kirk Allen)
02 - Dying To Meet You (Mark Matthews & Kirk Allen)
03 - Hold My Heart (Mark Matthews & Loren Johnson)
04 - Cryin' Time (Kirk Allen)
05 - I Surrender (Mark Matthews, Dawndee Gaub & Kirk Allen)
06 - Help Is On It's Way (Glenn Shorrock)
07 - Listen (Mark Matthews)
08 - Should A Been Love (Kirk Allen)
09 - Feels Like (Nathan Gaub)
10 - Carry The Cross (Kirk Allen) 


Produced by Illustrator
Recorded at Nick's Place - West Covina, CA
Additional Recording - Mama Jo's - North Hollywood, CA
Engineers : Wes McGuire & Steven Ford
Assistant Engineer : Nathan Gaub
Additional Engineering Assistance : Mike Buster
Mix Produced & Engineered by Win Kutz


Illustrator : 

Nathan Gaub : Vocals, Keyboards, Synth & Computer Programming
Dan Gaub : Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards & Percussion
Mark Matthews : Vocals, Bass Guitar & Keyboards
Dawndee Gaub : Vocals & Keyboards
Kirk Allen : Drums & Electronic Percussion


Additional musicians : 

Dennis Agajanian : Acoustic Guitar
Dann Huff : Lead Guitar
Kenny Smith : Additional Keyboards
Debby Smith : Additional Background vocals
Daryl Sutherland : Additional Drums


Illustrator "Illustrator" (1987) -CCM / AOR-


 Label : Ocean / Retrocross Records


01 - Lonely Hearts For Sale (Mark Matthews)
02 - Love's Not Your Enemy (Mark Matthews)
03 - Hidden Pain (Dan Gaub)
04 - Let It Go (Nathan Gaub)
05 - Out Of Time (Nathan Gaub)
06 - Don't Change Your Heart (Mark Matthews) 
07 - Gina (Nathan Gaub)
08 - Holding On (Mark Matthews)
09 - End Of The Line (Mark Matthews & Dan Gaub)


Produced & Engineered by Win Kutz
Executive Producer : Freddie Piro
Recorded & Mixed at Eagle Mountain Recording Studio


Illustrator :

Nathan Gaub : Keyboards & Lead vocals
Mark Matthews : Bass Guitar & Lead vocals
Dan Gaub : Guitars & Vocals
Kirk Allen : Drums & Vocals
Dawndee Gaub : Keyboards & Vocals


Additional Background vocals : Tim Miner, Cindy Cruse, Don Wallace Angle, Alan David Ebensberger & Julie Philpott

Additional musician :

Don Wallace : Keyboards
Randy Lee : Saxophone

21/01/2012

Nikki Braun "Nikki" (1994)


 Label : Toshiba-EMI LTD


01 - You Needed Me (Randy Goodrum)
02 - Everybody's Looking For A Miracle (Gregoroff, Kit Hain & Keith Brown)
03 - Call Me (Gregoroff, Paul Bliss & Etoll)
04 - Do Some Good (Gregoroff & Albrink)
05 - Harlem Heart (Gregoroff, Franzel & Ray)
06 - Everything I Need (Gregoroff & Paul Bliss)
07 - Keep On Wanting You (Gregoroff & Albrink)
08 - Two Wrongs (Gregoroff & Kit Hain)
09 - Quiet Storm (Gregoroff & Paul Bliss)
10 - Web Of Broken Hearts (Gregoroff & Kit Hain)
11 - Valentine's Day (Gregoroff, Franzel & Ray)
12 - My New Best Friend (Gregoroff)
13 - Cinnamon (Gregoroff & Albrink)
14 - Day After Tomorrow (Gregoroff & Keith Brown)
15 - Take My Breath Away (Giorgio Moroder & Tom Whitlock)



Produced by Kim Bullard & Nikki Braun
Engineered by Phil Kaffel
Mixed by Ben Wisch
Except :
"You Needed Me" Produced by Randy Goodrum
Engineered by Randy Goodrum & Jim McHale
Mixed by Brent Maher
"Take My Breath Away" Produced by Rob Brill & Joe Curiale
Engineered & Mixed by Joe Vannelli
"Day After Tomorrow" Produced by Keith Brown
Engineered & Mixed by Keizo Suzuki
Additional Engineering by Kim Bullard, Shawn Berman, Steve Gaboury, Bill Emmons & Tom Conway
Assisted by Dick Kaneshiro & Wes Naprstek, Mills Logan, Andrew Stine, Fred Kevorkian & Jason Groucott
Recorded at Rumbo Recorders (L.A.), The Barn Studio (L.A.), Live Wire (N.Y.C.), Brielle (N.Y.C.), Sear Sound (N.Y.C.), Quad Recording Studios (N.Y.C.), Randscape Studio (Franklin, TN), Moraine Studio (Nashville, TN), Blue Moon Studios (L.A.) & Nichion Studio (Tokyo)
Mixed at Quad Recording Studios (N.Y.C), Except :
"You Needed Me" Mixed at Creative Recording (Nashville, TN)
"Take My Breath Away Mixed at Blue Moon Studios (L.A.)
" Day After Tomorrow" Mixed at Nichion Studios (Tokyo)


Musicians :

Unknow

Paradise Code "One Summer Sky" (2000)


 Label : Zain Records


01 - Easy To Love (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)
02 - World At Your Feet (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)
03 - Down In Brazil (Michael Franks)
04 - One Summer Sky (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)
05 - Summer Of Love (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)
06 - Starting Over (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)
07 - Puzzle Of Life (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)
08 - Journey's End (Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle)


Produced by Richard Bull & Steve Barnacle
Engineered by Richard Bull
Recorded & Mixed at Higher Ground Studio, London


Paradise Code :

Richard Bull : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Programming
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass & Fretless Bass Guitars, Keyboards


01 - Easy To Love

Richard Bull : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Programming (Keyboards, Percussion & Drums)
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass Guitar
Chrysta Jones : Lead vocal
Fayyaz Virji : Trombone
Noel Langley : Trumpet 
Adrian Revelli : Tenor Saxophone
Bernita Bull : Backing vocals

02 - World At Your Feet

Richard Bull : Electric Guitars, Programming (Keyboards, Percussion & Drums) & Vocals
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass Guitar & Vocals
Volker Janssen : Rhodes Piano
Noel Langley : Trumpet
Adrian Revelli : Flute
Bernita Bull : Backing vocals

03 - Down In Brazil

Richard Bull : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Programming (Keyboards, Percussion & Drums)
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass Guitar
Michael McDermott : Lead vocal
Tom Cawley : Piano
Noel Langley : Flugel Horn & Trumpet
Adrian Revelli : Flute 

04 - One Summer Sky

Richard Bull : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Programming (Keyboards, Percussion & Drums) & Vocals
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass Guitar & Vocals
Volker Janssen : Piano
Fayyaz Virji : Trombone
Noel Langley : Trumpet
Adrian Revelli : Tenor Saxophone

05 - Summer Of Love

Richard Bull : Electric Guitars, Programming (Keyboards, Percussion & Drums)
Steve Barnacle : String Bass
Tara McDonald : Lead & Backing vocals
Fayyaz Virji : Trombone
Noel Langley : Trumpet
Adrian Revelli : Tenor Saxophone
Bernita Bull : Backing vocals

06 - Starting Over

Richard Bull : Nylon Acoustic Guitar & Percussion Programming
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass Guitar
Bernita Bull : Lead vocal
Tom Cawley : Horn
Noel Langley : Flugel Horn

07 - Puzzle Of Life

Richard Bull : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Programming (Keyboards, Percussion & Drums)
Steve Barnacle : Electric Bass Guitar, Keyboards & Backing vocals
Tara McDonald : Lead & Backing vocals

20/01/2012

Original Motion Picture Soundtrack "The Goonies" (1985)


 Label : Sony Music


01 - The GooniesTM 'R' Good Enough / Cyndi Lauper
02 - Eight Arms To Hold You / Goon Squad
03 - Love Is Alive / Philip Bailey
04 - I Got Nothing / Bangles
05 - 14K / Teena Marie
06 - Wherever You're Goin' (It's Alright) / Reo Speedwagon
07 - She's So Good To Me / Luther Vandross
08 - What A Thrill / Cyndi Lauper
09 - Save The Night / Joseph Williams
10 - Theme From The GooniesTM / Dave Grusin


Executive Album Producers : Joel Silver & Lennie Petze
Music Consultant : Cyndi Lauper
Album Coordinators : Debbie Reinberg & Dave Wolff  


01 - The GooniesTM 'R' Good Enough

Produced by Cyndi Lauper & Lennie Petze 

02 - Eight Arms To Hold You / Goon Squad

Produced by Arthur Baker

03 - Love Is Alive / Philip Bailey

Produced by Philip Bailey

04 - I Got Nothing / Bangles

Produced by David Kahne

05 - 14K / Teena Marie

Produced by Teena Marie

06 - Wherever You're Goin' (It's Alright) / Reo Speedwagon

Produced by Reo Speedwagon & David Devore

07 - She's So Good To Me / Luther Vandross

Produced by Luther Vandross

08 - What A Thrill / Cyndi Lauper

Produced by Cyndi Lauper & Lennie Petze

09 - Save The Night / Joseph Williams

Produced by Joseph Williams

10 - Theme From The GooniesTM / Dave Grusin

Produced by Dave Grusin

Geyster "Summertime" (2012)


 Label : Somekind Records


01 - I Can't Tell You Why (Glenn Frey, Don Henley & Timothy B. Schmit)
02 - Kiss On My List (Daryl Hall & John Oates)
03 - The Bottle (Gil Scott Heron)
04 - Eyes In The Sky (Alan Parsons & Eric Norman Woolfson)
05 - Thriller (Rod Temperton)
06 - I'm So Excited (Trevor Anthony Lawrence, Anita Pointer, June Pointer & Ruth Pointer)
07 - Against All Odds (Phil Collins)
08 - 1982 (Gaël Benyamin)
09 - Summertime (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin & Dubose Heyward)
10 - Ventura Highway (Dewey Bunnell)
11 - Ride Like The Wind (Christopher Cross)
12 - Bye Bye Superman (Gaël Benyamin & Jason Edwards)


All Vocals & Instruments by Gaël Benyamin
All Songs Recorded, Arranged, Produced, Mixed & Mastered by Gaël Benyamin

19/01/2012

Joseph Williams "Tears" (2007)


 Label : WHD Entertainment


01 - Against All Odds (Phil Collins)
02 - Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (James Taylor)
03 - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word (Elton John & Bernie Taupin)
04 - A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Brooker & Reid)
05 - Tracks Of My Tears (Moore, Smokey Robinson & Tarplin
06 - All In Love Is Fair (Stevie Wonder)
07 - Everytime You Go Away (Daryl Hall)
08 - Always On My Mind (Christopher, James & Thompson)
09 - All By Myself (Eric Carmen)
10 - Tears In Heaven (Eric Clapton & Will Jennings)
11 - She (Aznaourian & Kretzmer)
12 - My Immortal (Moody)


Produced by Joey Carbone
Arranged & Co-Produced by David Harris & Joseph Williams
Recording Engineers : David Harris, Joseph Williams & Hannah Ruick Williams
Mixed by David Harris
Recorded at Anonymous Studio & Digby Road Studio
Executive Producer : Kaz Hori (WHD Entertainment)
A&R : Atsushi "Tami" Fukatami
Mastering Engineer : Masami Kanda at Memory-Teck
Mastering Studio : Memory-Teck Aoyama Studio


Musicians :

All Lead & Backing vocals : Joseph Williams
Additional Backing vocals : Hannah Ruick Williams, Emma Ray Williams, Amye Williams & Roxann Harris
All Piano Performances by David Harris