21/08/2014

Various Artists "Light Mellow ~ Moment" (2014)



Label : Japan Record / Tokuma Japan Communications Co., Ltd


01 - そして電話のベルは / 桑名晴子
02 - レイニー・ステーション / 鈴木茂
03 - Whose Who / 桑江知子
04 - アルカディア / The Renaissance
05 - かげろう / Benzo
06 - 街 / 大貫妙子
07 - 海岸通り / 及川恒平
08 - ジェラシー / 村松邦男
09 - Daydream Park / ノーナ・リーヴス
10 - 月が射す夜 / 風
11 - Dream In The Street / 池田典代
12 - New York Panorama Night / 来栖アンナ
13 - Just A Moment / 刀根麻理子
14 - それは一瞬の出来事だった -As Tears Go By- / 堂島孝平
15 - 最後のVacation / Eri
16 - ベランダのカリブ / 渡辺直樹


Selected & Compiled by Toshikazu Kanazawa
Editorial Supervisor : Toshikazu Kanazawa
Director : Tomoko Okada (Tokuma Japan Communications)
Mastering Engineer : Keitaro Ninomiya


01 - そして電話のベルは

From The Album "?" (1979)

02 - レイニー・ステーション

From The Album "CAUTION" (1978)

03 - Whose Who

From The Album "TOMOKO" (1983)

04 - アルカディア

From The Album "?" (2014)

05 - かげろう

From The Album "DAYS" (1999)

06 - 街

From The Album "GREY SKIES" (1976)

07 - 海岸通り

From The Album "?" (1975)

08 - ジェラシー

From The Album "GREEN WATER" (1983)

09 - Daydream Park

From The Album "DAYDREAM PARK" (2007)

10 - 月が射す夜

From The Album "MOONY NIGHT" (1978)

11 - Dream In The Street

From The Album "?" (1980)

12 - New York Panorama Night

From The Album "IDENTITY" (1980)

13 - Just A Moment

From The Album "JUST MY STONE" (1987)
刀根麻理子 : Vocals
Tom Walsh : Drums
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Gary Stockdale : Keyboards
Michael Fisher : Percussions
Maxi Anderson & Marlena Jeter : Chorus
Rick Baptist & Charlie Davis : Trumpet
Alan Kaplan : Trombone
Brandon Fields : Saxophone
Ezra Kliger : Strings Concertmaster, Solo Violin

14 - それは一瞬の出来事だった -As Tears Go By-

From The Album "?" (2006)

15 - 最後のVacation

From The Album "RING MY BELL" (1987)
Eri : Vocals
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Nathan East : Bass
Michael Landau : Guitar
Tom Keane & ? : Keyboards & All Synthesizer
Dave Boruff : Sax Solo
Jerry Hey : Flugel Horn Solo & Trumpet
Gayle Levant : Harp
Suzie Katayama : Cello
Terry Williams, Joe Chemay, Kenny Cetera, Gail Lopata, Maxayne Lewis, ?, & Eri : Background vocals
? : Computer & Synthesizer Programmer


16 - ベランダのカリブ

From The Album "SHE" (1987)

Kerry Chater "Love On A Shoestring" (1978)


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Well On My Way To Loving You (Kerry Chater & D. Foxworthy)
02 - Quicksilver (Kerry Chater & R. Karshner)
03 - No Room In My Life (For Anyone Else But You) (Kerry Chater & E. Shelby)
04 - Once Is Enough (Kerry Chater & Robbie Patton)
05 - Leave Well Enough Alone (Tom Snow & Kerry Chater)
06 - Ain't Nothin' For A Heartache (Kerry Chater & A. Kim)
07 - Easy Love (Kerry Chater & J.L. Chater)
08 - Say Your Mam Won't Mind (Robbie Patton & B. Thorpe)
09 - Little Girls (Sally Stevens)
10 - Love On A Shoestring (Kerry Chater & D. Foxworthy)


Produced by Steve Barri - A Popcorn Productions
Production Coordinator : Karen White
Recorded at Village Recorders
Engineer Roger Nichols
Assistant Engineers : Wayne Neuendorf, Barbara Issak, Carla Frederick & Lenise Bent
Mixed with the use of the Aphex Aural Exciter
Rhythm Tracks Recorded at Hollywood Sound
Engineer John Guess
Mastered at Warner Bros. Recording Studios, N. Hollywood, CA
Mastering Engineer : Arnie Acosta
Strings & Horns Arranged & Conducted by Michael Omartian 


The Band :

Drums : Mike Botts
Bass : Peter Freiberger
Guitars : Tim Weston
Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Background Singers : Sally Stevens, Susan Stevens, Jim Haas, Jon Joyce & Kerry Chater


Additional Players : 

Horn Section :
Jim Horn, Ernie Watts & Jon Clarke : Woodwinds
Chuck Findley & Dalton Smith : Trumpets

Percussion : Victor Feldman
Steel Guitar : Peter Freiberger
Sax & Flute Solos : Jim Horn
Acoustic Guitar : Kerry Chater
String Section Concertmaster : Assa Drori

Kerry Chater "Part Time Love" (1977)


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Beginning Of The End (Kerry Chater & Ron Willins)
02 - No Love On The Black Keys (Kerry Chater & Doug Foxworthy)
03 - Part Time Love (Michael Omartian & Stormie Omartian)
04 - One More Time Tonight (Kerry Chater & John Sweetland)
05 - Dance To The Rhythm Of Your Love (Kerry Chater & Robbie Patton)
06 - Here Comes The Rain (Kerry Chater & John Carter)
07 - Even A Fool Would Let Go (Kerry Chater & Tom Snow)
08 - Breaking Up (Is Gonna Break Me Down) (Kerry Chater & Robbie Patton)
09 - Misty Mary (Kerry Chater & Roger Karshner)
10 - If We Together Again (Kerry Chater & Doug Foxworthy)


A Popcorn Production : Produced by Steve Barri & Michael Omartian
Arranged & Conducted by Michael Omartian
Production Coordinator : Karen White
Rhythm Track Recorded at Sound Labs
Engineer : Tommy Vicari
Recordist : Linda Taylor
Additional Recording & Mixing at ABC Recording Studios, Inc.
Engineers : Phil Kaye & Howard Gale
Mastered at Kendun Recorders
Mastering EngineerKent Duncan
Assistant Engineer : Geoff Sykes


Musicians :

Keyboards : Michael Omartian
Bass : David Hungate & Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Guitars : Dean Parks & Kerry Chater
Percussion : Victor Feldman, Steve Barri & Michael Omartian
Horn Section : Jim Horn, Nino Tempo, Steve Douglas, Chuck Findley & Steve Madaio
Sax & Flute Solos : Jim Horn
String Section : Sid Sharp, Concertmaster
Background vocalists : Sally Stevens, Jim Haas, Jackie Ward, Carole Carmichael Parks, Kerry Chater & Michael Omartian
Additional Percussion : Michael Price, Dan Walsh & Stephanie Spring

19/08/2014

Kokomo "To Be Cool" (2004)



Label : Hux Records


01 - Friend Of Mine (Bill Withers)
02 - It Ain't Cool (To Be Cool No More) (Frank Collins)
03 - Mother's Prayer (?)
04 - Freedom For The Stallion (The Hues Corporation)
05 - New Morning (Bob Dylan)
06 - Chameleon (Herbie Hancock)
07 - Anytime (Neil Hubbard)
08 - Yes We Can Can (Alan Toussaint)
09 - Angel (Aretha Franklin & Carolyn Saunders)
10 - I Can Understand It (Bobby Womack)


Mastered at The CD Clinic by Russell Pay, Frank Collins & Dave Coleman


Kokomo :

Dyan Birch : Vocals
Frank Collins : Vocals
Mel Collins : Sax & Flutes
Neil Hubbard : Guitar
Jody Linscott : Percussion
Paddie McHugh : Vocals
Tony O'Malley : Keyboards & Vocals
Jim Mullen : Guitar
Alan Spenner : Bass & Vocals
Terry Stannard : Drums

18/08/2014

Kokomo "Kokomo" (1982)



Label : CBS Records


01 - A Little Bit Further Away (Frank Collins)
02 - Part-Time Affair (Neil Hubbard)
03 - Follow (The Stars Will Bring You Home) (Frank Collins)
04 - Nowhere To Go On Tuesday Night (James Mack)
05 - Stuck In A Groove (Neil Hubbard)
06 - Ain't Never Heard The Boogie (Frank Collins)
07 - All Through The Night (Let Me Be The One) (James Mack)
08 - Keep On Dancin' (L. Graham & P. Richmond)
09 - Let Me Have It All (Frank Collins)


Produced by Leo Graham & James Mack
London :
Recorded at Trident Studios, Ltd. London, England
Engineers : Stu Walder & Adam Moseley
Assistant Engineer : Nic Rudrum
Recorded at Air Recording Studios, London, England
Engineer : Nigel Walker
Assistant Engineer : Nigel Barker
Chicago :
Arranged & Conducted by James Mack
Recorded at Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, IL
Engineer : Stu Walder
Assistant Engineers : Michael Ferraro & Tom Miller
Vocal Arrangements by Frank Collins & James Mack
Vocal Coordinator : Frank Collins


Personnel
London musicians
Kokomo :

Dyan Birch : Vocals
Frank Collins : Vocals & Piano
Tony O'Malley : Vocals & Keyboards
Paddie McHugh : Vocals
Alan Spenner : Bass
Neil Hubbard : Guitar
Tony Beard : Drums & Percussion

Mel Collins : Saxes
Jody Linscott : Percussion
James Mack : Piano

Chicago musicians
Violins : Elliot Golub, Concertmaster ; Sol Bobrov, John Frigo, Adrian Gola, Joseph Golan, Marlou Johnston, Peter Labella, Phyllis McKenny, Mary Ann Mumm, Florentina Ramniceanu & Arnold Roth
Violas : Martin Abrams, Roger Moulton, Janette Simmons & Carol Weiss
Cellos : Karl Fruh, Barbara Haffner & Susan Labella
Trumpets : Bobby Lewis & Paul Howard
Trombones : Frank Tesinsky & Steve Berry
Guitar : Pat Ferreri
Synthesizers : Terry Fryer
Percussion : Bob Wessberg

Kokomo "Rise And Shine" (1975)



Label : CBS Records / Columbia Records


01 - Use Your Imagination (Alan Spenner)
02 - Little Girl (Frank Collins)
03 - That's Enough (Frank Collins)
04 - Rise & Shine (Frank Collins)
05 - Without Me (Frank Collins, Dyan Birch & Tony O'Malley)
06 - Do It Right (John Sussewell, Alan Spenner, Neil Hubbard, Tony O'Malley, Mel Collins, Dyan Birch & Frank Collins)
07 - Angel Love (Frank Collins, Dyan Birch & Tony O'Malley)
08 - Happy Birthday (Neil Hubbard)
09 - Feelin' Good (Tony O'Malley)


Produced by "Bad" Brad Shapiro
Recorded at Criteria Studios, Miami, Fla.
Engineers : Karl 'Thingy', Steve, 'Mk1 & Mk2'
Horns & Strings Arranged by Mike Lewis - except "That's Enough ; Horns Arranged by Mel Collins
Brad Shapiro : Tambourine on "Angel Love"


Kokomo :

John Sussewell : Drums & Percussion
Alan Spenner : Bass Guitar & Lead vocal on Track 01
Neil Hubbard : Guitar & All Solos
Tony O'Malley : Keyboards & Lead vocals on Tracks 04, 06 & 09
Mel Collins : Flute on Tracks 03 & 08, Soprano on Tracks 06 & 09, Alto on Tracks 05 & 07 & Tenor on Tracks 01, 02, 06 & 09
Dyan Birch : Vocals & Lead on Tracks 05 & 07
Frank Collins : Vocals & Lead on Tracks 02 & 03
Paddy McHugh : Vocals & Lead on Tracks 02 & 08


Kokomo "Kokomo" (1975)



Label : CBS Records / Columbia Records


01 - Kitty Sittin' Pretty (Frank Collins)
02 - Anytime (Neil Hubbard)
03 - I'm Sorry Babe (Alan Spenner)
04 - Forever (Frank Collins)
05 - It Ain't Cool (To Be Cool No More) (Frank Collins)
06 - Feeling This Way (Tony O'Malley)
07 - Sweet Sugar Thing (Frank Collins)
08 - I Can Understand It (Bobby Womack)
09 - Angel (Carolyn Franklin & William Saunders)


Produced by Chris Thomas
Engineered by Bill Price & Sean Milligan
Recorded at Air London Studios
An EMKA Production


Kokomo :

Tony O'Malley : Vocals & Keyboard
Frank Collins : Vocals
Dyan Birch : Vocals
Paddie McHugh : Vocals
Jim Mullen : Guitar
Neil Hubbard : Guitar
Alan Spenner : Vocals & Bass Guitar
Terry Stannard : Drums
Jody Linscott : Congas
Mel Collins : Saxes & Flute


01 - Kitty Sittin' Pretty

Lead vocal : Frank Collins

02 - Anytime

Lead vocals : Dyan Birch & Tony O'Malley

03 - I'm Sorry Babe

Lead vocal : Alan Spenner

04 - Forever

Lead vocal : Dyan Birch

05 - It Ain't Cool (To Be Cool No More)

Lead vocal : Tony O'Malley

06 - Feeling This Way

Lead vocal : Tony O'Malley
 
07 - Sweet Sugar Thing

Lead vocal : Frank Collins

08 - I Can Understand It

Lead vocal : Tony O'Malley
 
09 - Angel

Lead vocal : Paddie McHugh

17/08/2014

Allan Clarke "Legendary Heroes" (1980)


 Label : Elektra Records


01 - Slipstream (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)
02 - The Only Ones (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)
03 - Walls (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)
04 - Brandenburg Plaza (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)
05 - The Survivor (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)
06 - Driving The Doomsday Cars (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)
07 - Baby Blue (Pete Ham)
08 - Sanctuary (Gary Benson)
09 - Imagination's Child (Allan Clarke & Spencer Proffer)
10 - Legendary Heroes (Gary Benson & Allan Clarke)


Produced & Arranged by Spencer Proffer for The Pasha Music Organisation
Engineer : Larry Brown
Recorded & Mixed at The Pasha Music House, Hollywood, California 
Additional Vocal Recording London, England
Mastering : Bernie Grundman
A&M Studios, Los Angeles, California
Arranged by Spencer Proffer with Allan Clarke, Richard Bennett & Tom Hensley


Players :

Electric & Acoustic Lead, Rhythm Guitars : Richard Bennett 
All Keyboards : Tom Hensley
Guest Electric Guitar Solo on "The Survivor" : Billy Thorpe
Electric & Acoustic Rhythm Guitar : Doug Rhone
Bass : Mike Porcaro & Leland "Lee" Sklar
Drums : David Kemper
Percussion : Larry Brown
Backing vocals : Phil O'Kelsey & Randy Bishop 
Additional Vocal Backing : Ronn Price on "Baby Blue", Bart Bishop on "The Only Ones" & Allan Clarke on Everything!

Allan Clarke "I Wasn't Born Yesterday" (1978)



Label : Polydor Records


01 - I Wasn't Born Yesterday (Allan Clarke, Spencer Proffer & Randy Bishop)
02 - Hope (Allan Clarke & Spencer Proffer)
03 - New Blood (Allan Clarke, Randy Bishop & Spencer Proffer)
04 - I'm Betting My Life On You (Allan Clarke & Gary Benson)
05 - The Man Who Manufactures Daydreams (Allan Clarke & Gary Benson)
06 - No Prisoner Taken (Light Brigade) (Allan Clarke & Gary Benson)
07 - (I Will Be Your) Shadow In The Street (Allan Clarke & Gary Benson)
08 - Light Of My Smiles (Allan Clarke & Gary Benson)
09 - Who's Goin' Out The Back Door? (Allan Clarke, Spencer Proffer & Randy Bishop)
10 - Off The Record (Allan Clarke & Gary Benson)


Produced & Arranged by Spencer Proffer for The Pasha Music Organisation
Engineer : Larry Brown
Recorded & Mixed at :
The Pasha Music House, Hollywood, California
One Step Up Studios, Los Angeles, California
Cherokee Recording Studios, Los Angeles, California
Second Engineers : Spencer Proffer, Bob Seringer & Mark Curry
Mastering :
Bernie Grundman, A & M Studios, Hollywood, California
Co-Arrangers :
Jay Graydon : Basic Tracks
Barry Fasman : Strings on "Hope" & "No Prisoner Taken (Light Brigade)"
Gene Page : Arranged the Strings on "(I Will Be Your) Shadow In The Street"


Players :

David Kemper : Drums
Larry Brown : All Percussions, Electric SynDrums & Effects
Jay Graydon : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitar
Ben Benay : Electric & Acoustic Rhythm Guitar
Tom Hensley : Acoustic & Electric Piano
Mike Porcaro : Bass
Robbie Buchanan : All Synthesizers & Organ (Solos & Rhythm)
Tony Berg : Electric Slide Guitar & Electric 12 String on "Who's Goin' Out The Back Door?", Acoustic Guitar on "Hope"
Randy Bishop : Acoustic 12 String Rhythm Guitar on "Hope" & "Who's Goin' Out The Back Door?"
Mike Staton : Steel Guitar on "I'm Betting My Life On You"
David Wolfert : Electric Guitar Solo on "I'm Betting My Life On You"
Dean Webb : Mandolin

Walter Murphy "Discosymphony" (1979)



Label : Capitol Records / New York International Records


01 - Mostly Mozart (Walter Murphy)
02 - Malaguena (Walter Murphy)
03 - Classical Dancin' (Walter Murphy)
04 - Bolero (Walter Murphy)
05 - Romeo & Juliet (Walter Murphy)
06 - Afternoon Of A Faun (Walter Murphy)


Produced by Walter Murphy & Jim Burgess for Crabapple Enterprises, Inc.
All Music Arranged & Conducted by Walter Murphy
Production Assistance & Musical Contracting by Frankie Capp
Recorded at :
United/Western Studios, Hollywood ; Engineered by Richie Schmitt
Group IV Recording, Hollywood ; Engineered by Dennis Hunt
Mixed at Sigma Sound Studios, New York City ; Engineered by Gerry Block& Andy Abrams


Musicians :

All Keyboards : Walter Murphy
Drums : Harvey Mason, Ed Greene & Bobby May
Bass : Mike Porcaro & Scott Edwards
Guitars : Mitch Holder, Tim May & Tommy Tedesco
Percussion : Greg Westhoff, Larry Bunker & Frankie Capp
Solo Flute : Sheridon Stokes
Woodwinds : Bonnie Lang, Norman Benno, Norman Herzberg, Jack Marsh, Bob Tricarico, John Neufeld, Julian Spear, Joe Soldo, Ron Jannelli, Joe Roccisano & Don Menza
Solo Oboe : Arnold Koblentz
Solo Clavinet : Dominick Fera
Solo Sax : Pete Christlieb
Trumpets : Malcolm McNab, Paul Salvo, Bill Peterson, Allen Vizzuti, Chuck Findley & Steve Madaio
Trombones : Lew McCreary, Dick "Slyde" Hyde, Rommy Shepard, Dick Nash & Lloyd Ulyate
French Horns : Vincent De Rosa, Arthur Maebe, Richard Perissi & Richard (Gus) Klein
Tuba : Tommy Johnson
Violins : Gerry Vinci (Concertmaster), Bernard Kundell, William Hybel, David Frisina, Henry Ferber, Irving Geller, Judith Aller-Talvi, Karen Jones, Mari Tsumura, Marshall Sosson, Miwako Watanabe, Nathan Ross, Norma Leonard, Reginald Hill, Robert Konrad, Robert Sushel, Ronald Folsom, Sheldon Sanov, Spiro Stamos, Stanley Plummer, Tibor Zelig & William Hymanson
Violas : Alan de Veritch, Allan Harshman, Daniel Stockhammer, David Schwartz, Jan Hlinka, Louis Keivman, Mark Kovacs, Pamela Goldsmith & Robert Ostrowsky 
Cellos : Edgar Lusgarten, Raphael Kramer, Marie Fera, Barbara Badgley, Paul Bergstrom, Mary Louise Zeyen, Raymond Kelly, Frederick Seykora & Harry Shlutz
Basses : Peter Mercurio, Jim Hughart, James Bond Jr. & Arni Egilsson
Harp : Gayle Levant
Syntheizer Programming : Clark Gassman & Gary Haberman


"Afternoon Of A Faun" . "Romeo & Juliet" . "Mozart"
Drums : Harvey Mason
Bass : Mike Porcaro
Electric Guitar : Mitch Holder
Acoustic Guitar : Tim May

"Malaguena" . "Bolero"
Drums : Ed Greene
Bass : Scott Edwards
Electric Guitar : Tim May
Acoustic Guitar : Tommy Tedesco

"Classical Dancin'"
Drums : Bobby Mays
Bass : Mike Porcaro
Electric Guitar : Mitch Holder

Sax Solo by Pete Christlieb / Percussion Solo by "The Professor"

16/08/2014

Keith Stegall "Keith Stegall" (1985)



Label : Epic Records


01 - California (Charlie Craig, Jim McBride & Keith Stegall)
02 - I Want To Go Somewhere (Donny Lowery & Mac McAnally)
03 - Feed The Fire (Brent Mason & John Jarrard)
04 - Whatever Turns You On (Donny Lowery & Keith Stegall)
05 - Daylight Lovin' Time (Dan Seals & Keith Stegall)
06 - Pretty Lady (Keith Stegall)
07 - These Tears (Keith Stegall & Wayland Holyfield)
08 - Straight Shooter (Keith Stegall)
09 - I'm Beside Myself (Carl Jackson & Ethan Reilly)
10 - Marylee (Keith Stegall & Stewart Harris)


Produced, Engineered & Mixed by Kyle Lehning
Engineered by Joe Bogan & Kirt Odle
Recorded at Emerald Sound Studios & Morningstar Studios
Mixed at Morningstar Studios
Mastered by Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab


Musicians :

Lead & Backing vocals, Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Keyboards : Keith Stegall
Acoustic Guitar : Bobby Thompson & Kenny Bell
Acoustic & Electric Guitars : Brent Mason & Larry Byrom
Electric Guitar : Brent Rowan, Greg Jennings, Raymond Flacke & Steve Gibson
Electric Guitar & Backing vocals : Bruce Dees
Steel Guitar : Doyle Grisham
Bass Guitar : David Hungate
Drums : Eddie Bayers & Larrie Londin
Percussion : Farrell Morris
Fiddle : Blaine Sprouse
Backing vocals : Bob Bailey, Dan Seals, Denny Henson, Diane Stegall, Ellen Dockery & Walker Ingleheart

Jeff Richman "The Way In" (1990)



Label : MGR Records


01 - Like A Mountain (Jeff Richman)
02 - The Way In (Jeff Richman)
03 - Little Big (Jeff Richman)
04 - Robin Hood (Jeff Richman & Philip Griffin)
05 - Pygmy People (Jeff Richman & Philip Griffin)
06 - Carolina Heart (Jeff Richman)
07 - Namaste (Jeff Richman)
08 - Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel)


Produced by Philip Giffin
Associate Producer : Jeff Richman
Executive Production by Horst Polland & Andreas Vahsen
Tracks 05 & 08 Arranged by Philip Giffin
Engineered by Jeff Sheffler & Gabe Moffat
Mixed by Francis Buckley
Assistant Engineers : John Whynot, John Lousson, Bobby Johnes & Frank LaRosa
Mixed at The Studio Ultimo & Track Records, Los Angeles


01 - Like A Mountain 

Frank Gambale : Guitar Solo (End)
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums 
Jeff Berlin : Bass 
Jeff Richman : Guitars 

02 - The Way In 

Al Di Meola : Acoustic Guitar Solo 
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Gary Willis : Bass 
Jeff Richman : Guitars

03 - Little Big 

John Abercrombie : Guitar Solo (End) 
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Gary Willis : Bass 
Jeff Richman : Guitars

04 - Robin Hood 

Steve Lukather : Guitar Solo (End) 
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums 
Jeff Berlin : Bass 
Jeff Richman : Guitars

05 - Pygmy People 

Jeff Richman : Guitars
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Gary Willis : Bass & Percussion Bass (On Intro)
Vocals : Karen Blake (Soloist), Michael Now & Leah Kunkel 

06 - Carolina Heart 

John Abercrombie : Guitars
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Gary Willis : Bass 
Jeff Richman : Guitars

07 - Namaste

Steve Lukather : Guitar Solo
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums
Domenic Genova : Bass 
Jeff Richman : Guitars

08 - Sledgehammer 

Jeff Richman & Steve Lukather : Guitars 
Al Di Meola : Acoustic Guitar
Vinnie Colaiuta : Drums 
Jeff Berlin : Bass
Vocals : Karen Blake, Michael Now & Leah Kunkel   

James Lee Stanley "The Apocaloptimist" (2014)



Label : Beachwood Recordings


Prologue:
01 - Living The Party Life (James Lee Stanley)
Act One:
02 - Gypsies In The Hallway (James Lee Stanley)
03 - Last Call (James Lee Stanley)
04 - Drive My Car (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
Act Two:
05 - Here We Have My Father (James Lee Stanley)
06 - Highway 23 (James Lee Stanley)
Intermezzo
07 - Etude In E Minor (James Lee Stanley)
Act Three:
08 - When You Get Right Down To It (James Lee Stanley)
09 - Lasts All Night (James Lee Stanley)
Epilogue:
10 - Any Other Way (James Lee Stanley)
11 - Twinkle In Your Eye (James Lee Stanley)
12 - Lullabye For Chloe (James Lee Stanley)


Arranged, Produced & Engineered by James Lee Stanley
Beachwood Recordings Studio, Woodland Hills, California
Mastered by Ron McMaster at Capitol Mastering


Musicians :

James Lee Stanley : Acoustic, 12 String & Classical Guitars, Keyboards, Percussion & Lead vocals
Chad Watson : Bass
Washington "Smowdown" Tahr : Drums & Percussion
Paul Barrere : Slide Guitar on "Gypsies In The Hallway"
James Hurley : Lead Guitar on "Lasts All Night"
Laurence Juber : Lead Acoustic Guitar on "Highway 23"
Corky Siegel : Harmonica on "Drive My Car" & "Etude In E Minor"
Background vocals : Lori Lieberman, Lisa Turner, Stephen Bishop, Severin Browne, Don Lunn, JC & Laney, James Lee Stanley

15/08/2014

Terry Wollman "Say Yes" (1989)



Label : Sonic Images Jazz


01 - Survive (Terry Wollman)
02 - Our Love (Michael McDonald & David Pack)
03 - Once One Moment (Terry Wollman)
04 - If All Things Most Yielding (Terry Wollman)
05 - Prelude To A Dream (Terry Wollman)
06 - All My Dreams (Terry Wollman)
07 - Morning Prayer (Terry Wollman)
08 - Buckwheat Sample (Terry Wollman)
09 - Buckwheat Shuffle (Terry Wollman)
10 - Cancun (Terry Wollman)
11 - Say Yes (Terry Wollman)
12 - Once One Moment (Reprise) (Terry Wollman)
13 - (Untitled Hidden Track) (Terry Wollman)


Produced by Terry Wollman
Recorded at East Of The Sun / West Of The Moon, Mad Hatter Studio, Mango Eater Studio, Power Station & Riverhorse Studio
Engineered by Alan Hirshberg
Additional Engineering : George Adjeiff, David Crigger, Marc Hugenberger, Peter Kelsey, Robert Miller, Robert Reid, Jan Stevens & Terry Wollman
Mixed at Mad Hatter Studio by Peter R.Kelsey
Mastered by Bernie Grundman


01 - Survive

Terry Wollman : Guitars & Electric Piano 
Gerald Albright : Alto Saxophone 
Marc Hugenberger : Keyboards & Sequencing 
Abraham Laboriel : Bass 
John "JR" Robinson : Drums 
Luis Conte : Percussion 

02 - Our Love 

Amy Keys : Lead vocal 
Michael McDonald : Background vocals 
Terry Wollman : Guitars
Marc Hugenberger : Keyboards & Sequencing
Abraham Laboriel : Bass 
John "JR" Robinson : Drums 
Luis Conte : Percussion & Strings 
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Terry Wallman 

03 - Once One Moment 

Terry Wallman : Tenor Baritone Guitar 

04 - If All Things Most Yielding 

Terry Wallman : Steel String Guitar, High String Guitar, Classical Guitar, Baritone Guitar & Guitarron 
Luis Conte : Percussion
Guitars Recorded & Produced by George Adjeiff 

05 - Prelude To A Dream 

Terry Wollman : Guitars
John "JR" Robinson : Drums

06 - All My Dreams 

Terry Wollman : Guitars
Marc Hugenberger : Keyboards & Sequencing
Abraham Laboriel : Bass 
John "JR" Robinson : Drums 
Luis Conte : Percussion
07 - Morning Prayer 

Terry Wollman : Guitars
Gerald Albright : Alto Saxophone
Marc Hugenberger : Keyboards & Sequencing
Abraham Laboriel : Bass 
John "JR" Robinson : Drums 
Luis Conte : Percussion 
Acoustic Guitar Solo Inspired by Marc Hugenberger's Performance On The Original Demo 

08 - Buckwheat Sample

Joe Sample : Acoustic Piano 

09 - Buckwheat Shuffle 

Terry Wallman : Electric Guitar 
Joe Sample : Acoustic Piano 
Marc Hugenberger : Keyboards & Sequencing
Abraham Laboriel : Bass 
John "JR" Robinson : Drums

10 - Cancun 

Terry Wallman : Guitars & Acoustic Piano 
Marc Hugenberger : Keyboards & Sequencing
Abraham Laboriel : Bass 
John "JR" Robinson : Drums

11 - Say Yes 

Terry Wallman : Guitar & Acoustic Piano 
Joe Sample : Acoustic Piano 
Tom Evans : Clarinet 
Abraham Laboriel : Fretless Bass 
Luis Conte : Percussion

12 - Once One Moment (Reprise)

Terry Wallman : Baritone Guitar 
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Terry Wallman

13 - (Untitled Hidden Track)

Terry Wallman : Acoustic Piano

13/08/2014

Parker McGee "Parker McGee" (1976)


 Label : Big Tree Records / Atlantic Recording Corporation


01 - Goodbye Old Buddies (Parker McGee)
02 - You Got Me Runnin' (Parker McGee)
03 - This Magic Night (Parker McGee)
04 - Talkin' 'Bout Loving You (Parker McGee)
05 - Angel Dancing (Parker McGee)
06 - Got That Feeling (Parker McGee)
07 - I Just Can't Say No To You (Parker McGee & Steve Gibson)
08 - Boy Meets Girl (Parker McGee)
09 - Feather Lite And Honey Smooth (Parker McGee)
10 - Rock-A-Bye Baby (Parker McGee)
11 - Family Reunion (Parker McGee)


Produced & Engineered by Kyle Lehning for Twin Trumpets Productions
Strings Arrangements by Bergen White 
Flutes on "Angel Dancing" Arranged by Bergen White
All Selections Recorded & Mixed at Lee Hazen's "Studio By The Pond", Hendersonville, Tennessee except "Feather Lite And Honey Smooth" Recorded & Mixed at Glaser Sound Studio, Nashville, Tennessee
Mastered by Glen Meadows at Masterfonics, Nashville, Tennessee


Musicians :

Vocals : Parker McGee
Drums & Percussion : Larrie Londin
Bass : Joe Osborn, Ted Reynolds & Kyle Lehning
Piano, Clavinet, Electric Piano & Flute Organ : Shane Keister & Kyle Lehning
Electric Guitars : Steve Gibson
Acoustic Guitars : Steve Gibson & Parker McGee
Steel Guitar & Dobro : Doyle Grisham
Sax & Flute : Billy Puet & Skip Lane
Fiddle : Lisa Silver
Banjo : Bobby Thompson
Background vocals : Sheri Kramer, Diane Tidwell & Lisa Silver
Strings : Shelly Kurland, George Binkley III, Carl Gorodetzky, Steven Smith, Marvin Chantry, Roy Christensen & Gary Vanosdale
Children on "Angel Dancing" : Arrianna McGee & Jason Lehning

Wilson Bros "Another Night" (1979)


 
Label : Atco Records 


01 - Feeling Like We're Strangers Again (Kelly Wilson & Mark O'Leary) 
02 - Another Night (Allan Clarke, Terry Sylvester & Tony Hicks)
03 - Thanking Heaven (Kelly Wilson)
04 - Shadows (Shane Keister & Alice Keister)
05 - Just Like A Lover Knows (Kelly Wilson & Robin Reynolds)
06 - Lost And A Long Way From Home (Steve Wilson & Kelly Wilson)
07 - Can We Still Be Friends (Todd Rundgren)
08 - Ticket To My Heart (Steve Wilson)
09 - Take Me To Your Heaven (Steve Wilson & Kelly Wilson)
10 - Like Yesterday (Steve Wilson & Kelly Wilson)


Produced & Engineered by Kyle Lehning
Assisted by Tony Gottlieb
Arranged by The Commitee of four : Jack Williams, Steve & Kelly Wilson & Kyle Lehning
Recorded & Mixed at Doc's Place, Hendersonville, Tennessee
Additional recording : Cherokee Studios & Larrabee Studio, Los Angeles, California
Studio by The Pond, Hendersonville, Tennessee
Sound Stage Studio, Nashville, Tennessee
Mastered by Mike Reese at Mastering Lab, Hollywood, California


Wilson Bros :

Steve Wilson : Electric Guitar, Lead & Background vocals
Kelly Wilson : Electric Guitar, Keyboards & Lead & Background vocals


Musicians :

Kenneth Buttrey : Drums
Jack Williams : Bass
Shane Keister : Keyboards
Jon Goin : Electric & Acoustic Guitars & Guitar Solo
Farrell Morris : Percussion

Additional musicians :

Steve Lukather : Guitar Solo
Steve Gibson : Guitar
Ernie Watts : Tenor & Soprano Saxophone Solos
Billy Puet : Tenor & Baritone Saxophones, Flutes & Recorders
Don Sheffield : Trumpet
Dennis Good : Trombone
Sherri Kramer, Diane Tidwell, Lisa Silver & Donna Sheridon : Background vocals
Denny Henson : Background vocals on "Take Me To Your Heaven"
Bob Wray : Bass on "Shadows"
The Shelly Kurland Strings
Strings & Horns arranged by Jack Joseph Puig
Strings arranged by Shane Keister

Homi & Jarvis "Friend Of A Friend" (1983)



Label : GRP Records


01 - I'm In Love Again (Brian Jarvis & Misha Segal)
02 - Friend Of A Friend (Don Lockman)
03 - I Told You So (Brian Jarvis)
04 - You Got Me Fallin' (Amanda Homi & Julie Homi)
05 - Believe In Yourself (Brian Jarvis)
06 - If You See Him (Ross Vannelli, Lee Ritenour & Harvey Mason)
07 - It Didn't Work Out That Way (Jude Johnstone & Daniel Cainier)
08 - Love's Taking Over (Brian Jarvis & Amanda Homi)
09 - Run That By Me (Brian Jarvis & Amanda Homi)
10 - Some Hearts (Brian Jarvis)


Produced by Dave Grusin & Larry Rosen for Grusin/Rosen Productions
Recorded by Josiah Gluck - The Review Room, New York City, New York
Additional Recording by Don Murray - Starlight Studios, Los Angeles, California
Mixed by Brad Leigh, Larry Rosen & Dave Grusin - RPM Studio, A&R Studio & The Hit Factory, New York City, New York
Assisted by Ollie Cotton, Mike Krowiak, Peter Milius & Robert Conti
Mastering - Ted Jensen - Sterling Sound, New York City, New York


Homi & Jarvis :

Amanda Homi
Brian Jarvis


01 - I'm In Love Again

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals, Vocorder
Brian Jarvis : Lead & Background vocals, Hi-Hat, Cymbals
Dave Grusin : Electric Piano, Yamaha GS 2 & Claves
Joe Beck : Electric Guitar
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

02 - Friend Of A Friend

Brian Jarvis : Lead & Background vocals
Amanda Homi : Background vocals
Dave Grusin : Yamaha GS 2, OBX Synthesizer & Pro-One Bass
Buddy Williams : Simmons Drums
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Dave Grusin

03 - I Told You So

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals
Brian Jarvis : Lead & Background vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Cymbals
Dave Grusin : Yamaha GS 2 & OBX Synthesizer
Joe Beck : Electric Guitar & Rhythm Guitar
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
Buddy Williams : Simmons Drums
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

04 - You Got Me Fallin'

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals
Brian Jarvis : Background vocals
Dave Grusin : Yamaha GS 2, OBX Synthesizer, Moog Bass & Percussion
Buddy Williams : Simmons Drums
Linn Drum Programming : Dave Grusin

Arranged by Dave Grusin, Amanda Homi & Julie Homi

05 - Believe In Yourself

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals
Brian Jarvis : Lead & Background vocals
Dave Grusin : Yamaha GS 2 & Moog Bass
David Sanborn : Saxophone
Larry Rosen : Cymbals
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Dave Grusin 

06 - If You See Him

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals
Brian Jarvis : Background vocals
Dave Grusin : Yamaha GS 2
Ross Vannelli : Synthesizer Bass, OBX Synthesizer & Yamaha DX 7
Joe Vannelli : Memory Moog
Lee Ritenour : Electric Guitar
Dave Boruff : Saxophone

Co-Produced & Arranged by Lee Ritenour & Ross Vannelli 

07 - It Didn't Work Out That Way

Amanda Homi : Lead vocals
Brian Jarvis : Lead vocals
Dave Grusin : Rhodes Electric Piano, Yamaha GS 2, OBX Synthesizer & Cymbals
Steve Khan : Electric & Acoustic Guitar
Anthony Jackson : Electric Bass
Larry Rosen : Cross Stick
Linn Drum Programming : Dave Grusin

Arranged by Dave Grusin

08 - Love's Taking Over

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals
Brian Jarvis : Lead & Background vocals, Cymbals
Dave Grusin : Rhodes Electric Piano & Yamaha GS 2
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
David Sanborn : Saxophone
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

09 - Run That By Me

Amanda Homi : Lead & Background vocals
Brian Jarvis : Lead & Background vocals
Dave Grusin : Rhodes Electric Piano & Yamaha GS 2
Joe Beck : Electric Guitar
Marcus Miller : Electric Bass
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

10 - Some Hearts 

Amanda Homi : Lead vocals
Brian Jarvis : Lead vocals & Cymbals
Dave Grusin : Yamaha GS 2, OBX Synthesizer & Pro-One Bass
Toots Thielemans : Harmonica
Linn Drum Programming : Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin

Arranged by Brian Jarvis & Dave Grusin


All Vocals Arrangements by Dave Grusin, Brian Jarvis & Amanda Homi

12/08/2014

Tristan "Full Power" (2014) -Westcoast R&B-


 Label : Isolde Records


01 - Keep On (Coen Molenaar & Evelyn Kallansee)
02 - Moontune (Frans Vollink & Sebastiaan Cornelissen)
03 - Ego (Sebastiaan Cornelissen)
04 - Step Into Bright Light (Frans Vollink & Sebastiaan Cornelissen)
05 - Skip This (Sebastiaan Cornelissen & Coen Molenaar)
06 - One In A Billion (Sebastiaan Cornelissen)
07 - Miss Understood (Sebastiaan Cornelissen & Evelyn Kallansee)
08 - Full Power (Frans Vollink, Sebastiaan Cornelissen & Evelyn Kallansee)
09 - Butterfly (Coen Molenaar & Evelyn Kallansee)
10 - Odds To Win (Frans Vollink & Sebastiaan Cornelissen)
11 - River Flow (Frans Vollink & Sebastiaan Cornelissen)
12 - New Beginning (Frans Vollink & Francesco Cottone)


Mixed by Frans Vollink at Studio Het Atelier, Weiteveen
Mastering by Peter Brussee at Qpoint, Hilversum
Arranged by Frans Vollink, Coen Molenaar & Sebastiaan Cornelissen
All Recordings at Studio 27333, Bücken, Germany (Supervision Tricky Mixmaster), Studio Het Atelier, Weiteveen & Mankini Studio, Bussum


Tristan :

Lead & Backing vocals : Evelyn Kallansee
Drums : Sebastiaan Cornelissen
Bass : Frans Vollink
Keys : Coen Molenaar
Guitars : Thomas Bekhuis
Percussion : Martin Gort


Additional musicians :

Remko Smid : Sax (*01, 02, 04, 08 & 09)
Florian Sperzel : Trumpet (*01, 02, 04, 08 & 09)
Martin Hiddink : Trumpet & Flugel (*11 & 12)
Harm-Jan Teule : Sax (*11 & 12)
Paul Rademaker : Trombone (*12)
Tom Beek : Soprano Sax (*12)
Oscar Schulze : Vibes (*12)
Backing vocals :
Brown Hill (*02, 03, 08 & 09)
Blain Meys (*02, 03 & 08)
Danie Duzant (*02, 03 & 08)
Talita Angwarmasse (*06)
Stephanie Glasmeyer (*11)
Christel Peters (*11)
Francesco Cottone (*12)
Eva Van De Poll : Cello (*02, 03 & 08)
Sophie De Rijk : Violin (*02, 03 & 08)
Alex Welch : Violin (*02, 03 & 08)

AOR "L.A Connection" -Edition Japan- (2014) -Melodic Rock-


Label : Rubicon Music


01 - On The Edge Of Glory (Frédéric Slama) 
02 - The Pride Of Strangers (Frédéric Slama)
03 - Closer To Zero (Frédéric Slama)
04 - Once Off Guard (Frédéric Slama)
05 - Exiled In Sadness (Frédéric Slama)
06 - Lost Souls Don't Cry (Frédéric Slama)
07 - Age Of Desire (Frédéric Slama)
08 - Circle Of Danger (Frédéric Slama)
09 - The Crystal Heart (Frédéric Slama)

Bonus Tracks For Japan

10 - Forbidden Temptations (Frédéric Slama)
11 - Name Of The Game (Frédéric Slama)


Written, Arranged & Produced by Frédéric Slama & Tommy Denander


Musicians :

Frédéric Slama : Guitars & Keyboards
Tommy Denander : All Instruments
Bill Champlin : Lead & Backing vocals
Paul Sabu : Lead & Backing vocals
Jeff Paris : Lead & Backing vocals
Sherwood Ball : Lead & Backing vocals
David Forbes : Lead & Backing vocals
Philip Bardowell : Lead & Backing vocals
Bob Harris : Lead & Backing vocals
Rick Riso : Lead & Backing vocals
Tamara Champlin : Lead & Backing vocals
Pete Newdeck : Backing vocals
Colin Rodgers : Guitars & Bass
Pat Thern : Drums


01 - On The Edge Of Glory

Lead vocals : Bill Champlin

02 - The Pride Of Strangers

Lead vocals : Paul Sabu
Backing vocals : Pete Newdeck

03 - Closer To Zero

Lead vocals : David Forbes

04 - Once Off Guard

Lead vocals : Jeff Paris

05 - Exiled In Sadness

Lead vocals : Sherwood Ball
Backing vocals : Rick Riso 

06 - Lost Souls Don't Cry

Lead vocals : Philip Bardowell

07 - Age Of Desire

Lead vocals : Rick Riso

08 - Circle Of Danger

Lead vocals : Tamara Champlin

09 - The Crystal Heart

Lead vocals : Bob Harris

10 - Forbidden Temptations

Lead vocals : Paul Sabu
 
11 - Name Of The Game

Lead vocals : Paul Sabu

11/08/2014

Tom Kell "Angeltown" (1993)



Label : Vanguard Records


01 - If Anybody Sees My Girl (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
02 - The Chapel (Tom Kell & Kenny Edwards)
03 - Blue Telephone* (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
04 - The Jewels In The Crown (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
05 - Somewhere A River (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
06 - Thunder And Lightning* (Tom Kell)
07 - It Doesn't Matter (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
08 - A Tear About To Fall* (Tom Kell)
09 - The Distance* (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
10 - Drivin' Alone (Tom Kell)
11 - LA To Angeltown (Tom Kell)


Produced by Bob Carpenter & Kenny Edwards
Recorded & Mixed at Capitol Studios, Hollywood by Charlie Paakkari
*Recorded by Peter Doell
Assistant Engineer : Frank Vialy
Mastered by Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios Hollywood


The Players :

Tom Kell : Lead vocals, Harmony vocals & Acoustic Guitar
Kenny Edwards : Electric & Acoustic Lead Guitars, Mandolin & Backing vocals, Bass on "It Doesn't Matter" & "LA To Angeltown"
Bob Carpenter : Keyboards, Accordion, Percussion, Harmony & Backing vocals
Bob Glaub : Bass
Russ Kunkel : Drums & Brushes On A Cardboard Box on "Blue Telephone"
Novi Novog : Viola on "It Doesn't Matter"
David Lindley : Lap Steel Guitar on "Thunder And Lightning" & Wisenbourn Guitar on "A Tear About To Fall"
Karla Bonoff & Wendy Waldman : Background vocals on "LA To Angeltown" & "Somewhere A River"

Tom Kell "One Sad Night" (1991)



Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - The Girl With The Single Rose (Tom Kell)
02 - Only Heaven Knows (Tom Kell)
03 - Texas Has Nothin' On Me (Tom Kell)
04 - Can't Tell You Why (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
05 - Losin' You (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
06 - One Sad Night In Kerrville (Tom Kell)
07 - The Rain (Tom Kell)
08 - Lonely Town (Tom Kell)
09 - Don't Fool Me When We're Young (Tom Kell)
10 - How Does The Reckless Heart Survive (Tom Kell)
11 - Walk Away (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)
12 - Walk Away (Reprise) (Tom Kell & Bob Carpenter)


Produced by Josh Leo
Recorded & Mixed by Steve Marcantonio
Production Assistant : Larry Michael Lee
Second Engineer : Jeff Giedt
Tracks Recorded at Sound Emporium, Overdubs Recorded at Recording Arts, Sixteenth Avenue Sound, Emerald Sound Studio& Sound City
Additional Vocals Recorded by Jeff Giedt at Manzanita Studio
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Jim Ed Norman, Recorded by Eric Prestidge, Assisted by Graham Lewis
Mixed at Emerald Sound Studio
Mastered by Denny Purcell at Georgetown Masters


Musicians :

Duet with J.D. Souther on "Only Heaven Knows"
Duet with Katy Moffatt on "Don't Fool Me When We're Young"
Harry Stinson : Drums
Michael Rhodes : Bass
Vince Melamed : Piano, Organ & Synthesizers
Dan Dugmore : Steel, Dobro, Lap Steel & Acoustic Guitar
Bernie Leadon : Acoustic Guitar, Mandolin & Tipel
Josh Leo : Electric Guitars, Acoustic Guitar & Percussion
Tom Kell : Acoustic Guitar
Bob Carpenter : Keyboards on "Losin' You" & "Walk Away"
Kenny Greenburg : Electric Guitar on "Lonely Town"
Background vocals : Timothy B. Schmit & Harry Stinson with Bob Carpenter & Jeff Hanna on "Reckless Heart"

10/08/2014

Tom Kell "Lonely Town" (1987)



Label : Upper Level Records


01 - Lonely Town** (Tom Kell)
02 - Blessed Are The Blameless (Tom Kell)
03 - Scattered Heart (Tom Kell)
04 - Nothing Is Better Than Fire* (Tom Kell)
05 - Only Heaven Knows (Tom Kell)
06 - When The Heartache Calls (Tom Kell)
07 - Heroes On The Street (Tom Kell)
08 - Don't Fool Me When We're Young** (Tom Kell)
09 - Big And Lonely Town (Tom Kell)


Produced & Engineered by Jeff Cox & Don Dodge
Executive Producer : Duane Berry An Upper Level Production
Recorded & Mixed at DNA Studios, Seattle, WA
*Recorded at L.A. Studios, L.A.
**Recorded & Mixed at Criterion Studio, L.A.
Mastered by John Golden at K-Disc, L.A.


01 - Lonely Town

Tom Kell : Lead vocal
J.D. Souther & Timothy B. Schmit : Background vocals
Greg Leisz : Acoustic Guitar & Acoustic Lap Guitar
Tom Kell : Acoustic Guitar
Bryan Garofalo : Bass

02 - Blessed Are The Blameless

Tom Kell : Lead vocal
J.D. Souther, Timothy B. Schmit & Scott Smith : Background vocals
Michael Huey : Drums
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Duncan Cameron : Guitars
Scott Smith : Piano

03 - Scattered Heart

Tom Kell : Lead vocal
Michael Huey : Drums
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Duncan Cameron : Guitars
Jon Goforth : Saxophone
Scott Smith : Piano

04 - Nothing Is Better Than Fire

Tom Kell, J.D. Souther & Timothy B. Schmit : Vocals
Peter Marshall : Double Bass
Scott Smith : Piano

05 - Only Heaven Knows

Tom Kell & J.D. Souther : Vocals
Michael Huey : Drums
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Duncan Cameron : Guitars
Scott Smith : Piano

06 - When The Heartache Calls

Tom Kell : Lead vocal
J.D. Souther, Timothy B. Schmit & Scott Smith : Background vocals
Michael Huey : Drums
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Duncan Cameron : Guitars
Jon Goforth : Saxophone

07 - Heroes On The Street

Tom Kell : Lead vocal
J.D. Souther, Timothy B. Schmit & Scott Smith : Background vocals
Michael Huey : Drums
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Duncan Cameron : Acoustic & Slide Guitar
Jon Goforth : Saxophone  

08 - Don't Fool Me When We're Young

Tom Kell & J.D. Souther : Vocals
Tom Kell : Acoustic Guitar
Greg Leisz : Acoustic Guitar

09 - Big And Lonely Town 

Tom Kell : Lead vocal
J.D. Souther, Timothy B. Schmit & Scott Smith : Background vocals
Michael Huey : Drums
Bryan Garofalo : Bass
Duncan Cameron : Guitars
Jon Goforth : Saxophone

Skyboys "Skyboys" (1979)



Label : First American Records


01 - Captain Lonely (Dudley Hill)
02 - Steal My Heart Away (Dudley Hill, Gaye Winsor & Scott Smith)
03 - Santo Domingo (Tom Kell)
04 - Lovers War (Tom Kell)
05 - Breyten (Scott Smith)
06 - Easy Love (Tom Kell)
07 - We Can (Scott Boyer)
08 - Heaven Help The One (Scott Smith)
09 - Lee John Sloaner (Tom Kell & Scott Smith)


Produced by Scott Boyer
Engineered by Ovie Sparks
Assistant Engineer : Jeff Cox
Recorded at Tioga Studios, Allegany, Oregon - December 1978
Mixed at Capricorn Studios, Macon, Georgia - January 1979
Mixed by Scott Boyer, Ovie Sparks & Scott Tillisch


Skyboys :

Dudley Hill : Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar & Vocals
Gaye Winsor : Electric Piano, Hammond B3 & Vocals
Tom Kell : Acoustic Guitars & Vocals
Leon Edwards Waldbauer : Electric Guitar, Slide Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Harmonica & Vocals
Scott Smith : Piano, Electric Piano, Acoustic Guitar & Vocals
Pat Bohle : Drums & Syndrums
Ken Parypa : Bass & Vocals


Guest Musicians :

Duncan Cameron : Pedal Steel & Organ
Scott Boyer : Guitar & Background vocals on "We Can"

08/08/2014

Jeri Lynne "All I Can Do" (2014)



Label : NiRo Sounds


01 - All I Can Do (Jeri Lynne)


Produced by Jeri Lynne
Co-Produced by Richard Bredice
Engineered by Richard Bredice & Mastered by Patrick Woodland at Studio 312, Irvine, CA


The Players :

Jeri Lynne : Lead & Background vocals, Yamaha Disclavier Digital Grand Piano, Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer, Strings, Percussion, Shakers & Tambourine 
Rob Whitlock : Hammond B3, Fender Rhodes & Roland D-50
Steve Nieves : Congas & Background vocals
Bobby Cruz : Background vocals & Laughter

Jeri Lynne "Just For You" (2014)



Label : NiRo Sounds


01 - Baby (Jeri Lynne)
02 - All I Can Do (Jeri Lynne)
03 - Remote Control (Jeri Lynne)
04 - I Just Called To Say I Love You (Stevie Wonder)
05 - Stop In The Name Of Love (Eddie Holland, Lamont Dozier & Brian Holland)
06 - If I Lose You Now (Jeri Lynne)
07 - To A Child (Laura Nyro)
08 - Go Back To Your Party, Babe (Jeri Lynne)
09 - Just For You (George Duke)


Produced by Jeri Lynne
Co-Produced by Richard Bredice
Engineered by Richard Bredice & Mastered by Patrick Woodland at Studio 312, Irvine, CA
Title Track "Just For You" Recorded at Cloud Nine Studios, Cathedral City, CA


The Players :

Jeri Lynne : Lead & Background vocals, Yamaha Disclavier Digital Grand Piano, Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer, Strings, Percussion, Shakers & Tambourine
Rob Whitlock : Hammond B3, Fender Rhodes, Roland D-50, Strings (Tracks 01, 02, 05, 06 & 08)
Bobby Nichols : Guitars (Tracks 04 & 08)
Richard Bredice : Guitars (Tracks 01 & 08)
Alan Deremo : Bass (Tracks 01 & 08)
Steve DiStanislao : Drums (Tracks 01 & 08)
Steve Nieves : Congas & Background vocals (Tracks 01, 02, 03, 05, 06 & 08)
Bobby Cruz : Background vocals & Laughter (Tracks 01, 02, 03, 05, 06 & 08)
Eric Marienthal : Saxophone (Tracks 01 & 06)
Stan Martin : Horn Arrangement (Track 06) & Trumpet (Tracks 01 & 06)
Scott Martin : Horn Arrangement (Track 01), Sax, Flute (Tracks 01 & 06)
Andy Martin : Trombone (Tracks 01 & 06)

Spellbound "Spellbound" (1978)


Label : EMI America Records, Inc.


01 - Just Not A Fool (Barry Flast & David Lenchner)
02 - Our Time Will Come (Barry Flast & Ralph Carter)
03 - The Eyes Of Mary (Barry Flast)
04 - Let It Down Easy (Shine It On) (Barry Flast)
05 - Raise That Silver (Barry Flast)
06 - Rumor At The Honky Tonk (Barry Flast)
07 - A Taste Of The Devil (Barry Flast)
08 - The Way That You Do (Barry Flast & Mary Flast)
09 - The Best Is Yet To Come (Barry Flast & Bill Burgess)
10 - The Light That Shines (Barry Flast)


Produced by Bill Halverson for Jordan Productions, Inc.
Album Conceived by Barry Flast
Direction : Ron Umile
Engineered & Mixed by Bill Halverson
Additional Engineering by David Gertz
Recorded at Heiders Studio Three, L.A.
Assistant Engineer : David Gertz
Additional Recording at The Record Plant & Whitney Studios, Glendale
Mastered at The Capitol Tower
Mastering : Ken Perry
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Jimmie Haskell
Concert Master : Sid Sharp


Spellbound :

Bill Burgess
David Lenchner
Ralph Carter
Barry Flast
James Preston


Additional musicians :

Kim Carnes : Vocals on "The Light That Shines"
Solo Violin on "The Way That You Do" : Sid Sharp
Solo Cello on "The Way That You Do" : Harry Shlutz
Flute on "The Eyes Of Mary" : Martie Echito
Additional Vocals : Beth Reynolds & James Rolleston
Waves : Bernie Krause & David Lenchner


01 - Just Not A Fool

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, Piano
David Lenchner : Oberheim Polyphonic Synth
Bill Burgess : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars
Ralph Carter : Bass & Fuzz Bass
James Preston : Drums & Percussion
Background vocals : The Humming BirdieDiks
Strings : The Sid Sharp Strings

02 - Our Time Will Come

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, Piano, Harmonium & Tack Piano Solo
David Lenchner : Arp Odyssey
Bill Burgess : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars
Ralph Carter : Bass, Sand Blocks & Claves
James Preston : Drums
Background vocals : The Humming BirdieDiks

03 - The Eyes Of Mary

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, 12 String Acoustic Guitars
David Lenchner : Oberheim Polyphonic Synth, Fender Rhodes& Arp Odyssey
Bill Burgess : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums
Flute : Martie Echito
Background vocals : The Humming BirdieDiks

04 - Let It Down Easy (Shine It On)

Barry Flast : Lead vocals, Piano & Pipe Organ
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums
Background vocals : Normans Fish & Tackle Choir
Strings : The Sid Sharp Strings

05 - Raise That Silver

Barry Flast : Lead & Haemony vocals, Piano, Hammond Organ & Sound Effects
David Lenchner : Hohner D6 Clavinet & Arp Odyssey
Bill Burgess : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars
Ralph Carter : Bass & Cowbell
James Preston : Drums
Background vocals : The Humming BirdieDiks

06 - Rumor At The Honky Tonk

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, Acoustic 6 & 12 String Guitar
David Lenchner : Pipe Organ, Korg Polyensemble S & Pillbox
Bill Burgess : Electric 6 & 12 Strings Guitars, Acoustic Lead Guitar
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums
Background vocals : Normans Fish & Tackle Choir
Strings : The Sid Sharp Strings

07 - A Taste Of The Devil

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, Piano & Wurlitzer Solo
David Lenchner : Hohner D6 Clavinet & Arp Odyssey
Bill Burgess : Electric Rhythm Guitar & Slide Guitar
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums, Congas, Shakers & Percussion

08 - The Way That You Do

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, Fender Rhodes & Vibes
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums
Background vocals : The B Three
Strings : The Sid Sharp Strings

09 - The Best Is Yet To Come

Barry Flast : Lead & Harmony vocals, Wurlitzer, Electric Piano, Hammond Organ, Piano Solo & Tambourine
David Lenchner : Arp Odyssey
Bill Burgess : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums, Percussion & Harmony
Background vocals : Normans Fish & Tackle Choir

10 - The Light That Shines

Barry Flast : Lead vocals & Piano
David Lenchner : Korg Polyensemble S, Mini Moog & Arp Odyssey
Bill Burgess : Electric Lead & Rhythm Guitars
Ralph Carter : Bass
James Preston : Drums
Harmony vocals : Kim Carnes
Background vocals : Kim Carnes, Barry Flast, Ralph Carter & David Lenchner


Normans Fish & Tackle Choir : Ralph Carter, David Lenchner, Bill Burgess, James Preston, Barry Flast, Beth Reynolds & James Rolleston
The Humming BirdleDiks : James Preston, David Lenchner, Ralph Carter & Bill Burgess
The B Three : Barry Flast, Bill Burgess & Beth Reynolds
The Sid Sharp Strings :
Violin : Sid Sharp, James Getzoff, William Kurasch, Joy Lyle, Murray Adler, Alfred Breuning, Tibor Zelig & Arnold Belnik
Viola : Pamela Goldsmith & Herschel Wise
Cello : Judy Perett, Harry Schulz & Robert Adcock

07/08/2014

Alfie Silas "Alfie" (1982)


Label : RCA Records


01 - A Puppet To You (John Lewis Parker, Brian Potter & Freddie Washington)
02 - Put The Freeze On (Steve Kipner, John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter)
03 - You're A Star (John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter)
04 - Body Heat (John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter)
05 - There I Go (John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter)
06 - Communicate (John Lewis Parker, Brian Potter & Freddie Washington)
07 - Let Me Be The Love (John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter)
08 - Can't We Do It All Again (John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter)


Produced by John Lewis Parker & Brian Potter
Recorded & Mixed by Jay Lewis at Jennifudy Recording Studios
Assistant Engineer : Cecilia Perna
Mastered by Mike Reese at The Mastering Lab
Rhythm Arrangements by Benjamin Wright, Freddie Washington & John Lewis Parker on Track 01 & 06
Rhythm Arrangements by Benjamin Wright & John Lewis Parker on Tracks 03, 04, 05, 07 & 08


01 - A Puppet To You

Backing vocals : Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters & Oren Waters 
Bass : Freddie Washington
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Electric Piano & Synthesizer : Denzil Miller
Guitar : Charles Fearing 
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa 

02 - Put The Freeze On 

Backing vocals : Alfie Silas 
Programming by Brian Potter, Jay Lewis, John Lewis Parker & Paul Fox 
Synthesizer : John Lewis Parker 

03 - You're A Star 

Backing vocals : Alfie Silas
Bass : Freddie Washington
Clavinet, Hammond Organ & Synthesizer : John Lewis Parker 
Drums : John "JR" Robinson 
Electric Piano : Ron Coleman
Guitar : Paul Jackson Jr. 
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa 
Synthesizer Programming : Paul Fox 
Rhythm Guitar & Solo Guitar : Charles Fearing

04 - Body Heat

Backing vocals : Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters & Oren Waters 
Bass : Freddie Washington
Clavinet & Synthesizer : John Lewis Parker 
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Electric Piano : Ron Coleman
Guitar : Charles Fearing 
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Solo Guitar : Paul Jackson Jr. 

05 - There I Go

Strings & Horn Arrangements by Jimmie Haskell
Backing vocals : Alfie Silas
Bass : Freddie Washington
Concertmaster : Sid Sharp
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Guitar : Paul Jackson Jr. 
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Acoustic Piano & Electric Piano : John Lewis Parker 

06 - Communicate 

Backing vocals : Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters & Oren Waters 
Bass : Freddie Washington
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Guitar : Charles Fearing 
Keyboards, Acoustic Piano & Synthesizer : Denzil Miller
Alto Saxophone Solo : Ernie Watts 

07 - Let Me Be The Love 

Backing vocals : Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters & Oren Waters 
Bass : Freddie Washington
Clavinet & Synthesizer : John Lewis Parker 
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Electric Piano : Ron Coleman
Guitar : Charles Fearing & Paul Jackson Jr. 
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Synthesizer Programming by Paul Fox 
Alto Saxophone Solo : Ernie Watts
Vocoder : Paul Jackson Jr. 

08 - Can't We Do It Again 

Backing vocals : Alfie Silas 
Bass : Freddie Washington
Clavinet, Acoustic Piano & Synthesizer : John Lewis Parker 
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Electric Piano : Ron Coleman
Guitar : Charles Fearing & Paul Jackson Jr.
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Synthesizer Programming by Paul Fox