Saturday, September 23, 2017

Jack Wilce - Apple Pie, Mother & The Flag/Ballad Of Baby Browning



Jack Wilce - Apple Pie, Mother & The Flag/Ballad Of Baby Browning (1969)
Elektra Records - EKSN 45068

Side One
1. Apple Pie, Mother & The Flag

Side Two
1. Ballad Of Baby Browning

Personnel:
Jack Wilce - vocals
Gram Parsons - vocals
Sneaky Pete Kleinow - pedal steel guitar
Chris Etheridge - bass
James Burton - guitar, dobro
Jim Gordon - drums

Thursday, July 6, 2017

五つの赤い風船 ‎– ボクは広野に一人居る



五つの赤い風船 ‎– ボクは広野に一人居る
URC 1026/1027 (1972)

Side One
1. ボクは広野に一人居る
2. 母の生まれた街
3. えんだん
4. これがボクらの道なのか
5. 小さな夢
6. まぼろしの翼とともに

Side Two
1. どこかの星に伝えて下さい
2. もしもボクの背中に羽根が生えてたら
3. 血まみれの鳩
4. てるてる坊主
5. 遠い世界に
6. ボーン・アゲイン

Side Three
1. まぼろしの翼とともに
2. 一番星見つけた
3. まるで洪水のように

Side Four
1. 同じ穴のなんとかさ
2. 殺してしまおう
3. 風がなにかを
4. これがボクらの道なのか

Personnel:
David Cohen - guitar
Dean Parks - guitar
Joe Osborn - bass
Don Randi - piano
Red Rhodes - pedal steel guitar
Lou Worrei - guitar
Ed Greene - drums
Don Peake - mandolin, guitar
Jim Gordon - drums
Larry Carlton - guitar










Dan Terry Orchestra & Chorus - Lonely Place


Dan Terry Orchestra & Chorus - Lonely Place
Happy Tiger Records HT-1005 (1969)

Side One
1. Slick
2. My Way
3. Goodbye Columbus
4. The Girl's In Love With You
5. Bath House Brass
6. Big Daddy

Side Two
1. Lonely Place
2. Funnin'
3. Why Try To Change Me Now
4. Les Girs
5. Vampire Bat
6. Bye Bye Love

Personnel:
Jim Gordon - drums
Jimmy Gall - drums
Don Overberg - guitar
Mike Deasy - guitar
Dan Terry - trumpet
Mike Lang - organ, piano
Roger Kellaway - organ, piano, harpsichord
Stan Levey - percussion
Bill Perkins - saxophone
Don Menza - saxophone
Ernie Watts - saxophone
Gary Lefebvre - saxophone
Georgie Auld - saxophone
Ira Schulman - saxophone
Joe Lopez - saxophone
Plas Johnson - saxophone
Bill Tole - trombone
Carl Fontana - trombone
Dick Noel - trombone
Ernie Tack - trombone
George Roberts - trombone
Kenny Shroyer - trombone
Bobby Bryant - trumpet
Buddy Childers - trumpet
Carleton McBeath - trumpet
Conte Candoli - trumpet
Paul Hubinon - trumpet
Dick Hurwitz - trumpet
Darlene Lawrence - vocals
Dave Wilson - vocals
John Stannard - vocals
Louis Alderbert - vocals
Monique Alderbert - vocals
Susan Tallman - vocals




Cyndi Grecco - Making Our Dreams Come True




Cyndi Grecco - Making Our Dreams Come True
Private Stock PS2014 (1976)

Side One
1. Find Somebody
2. Watching You
3. Sweet #1 (Set Me Free)
4. Love Him In December
5. Drowning In The Sea Of Love

Side Two
1. I Think I Can Make It
2. Hello Again
3. Dancing, Dancing
4. Feeling Better
5. Making Our Dreams Come True (Theme From "Laverne & Shirley"

Personnel:
Cyndi Grecco - vocals, clavinet, piano
Brooks Hunnicutt - vocals
Gwendolyn Edwards - vocals
Lisa Roberts - vocals
James Jamerson - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Ben Benay - guitar
Greg Poree - guitar
Lee Ritenour - guitar
Bud Shank - saxophone
Marion Childers - trumpet
David Luell - saxophone
Graham Young - trumpet
J.J. Johnson - trombone
Phil Teele - trombone
Larry Von Nash - keyboards
Myrna Matthews - vocals
Patricia Henderson - vocals
Sherlie Matthews - vocals
Henry Davis - bass
John Guerin - drums
Buddy Collette - saxophone
Dennis Budimir - guitar
Steve Cropper - guitar
Bobby Shew - trumpet
Dick Hyde - trombone
William Peterson - trumpet
Joe Sample - keyboards
Victor Feldman - percussion
Lorna Willard - vocals
Verna Richardson - vocals
Charles Fox - percussion
Bill Courtright - keyboards
José Feliciano - bass
Rick Riccio - flute
Kenneth Watson - vibrophone
Sid Sharp - violin
Jim Haas - vocals
Ron Hicklin - vocals
Tom Bahler - vocals
Max Bennett - bass
Mike Baird - drums
David Foster - keyboards

Dick Rivers - Dixie


Dick Rivers - Dixie
Mouche Records MR 36804 (1977)

Side One
1. Jalouse (Je Vis Ma Vie)
2. Voilà Pourquoi J'Ai Besoin D'Elle
3. Tout Seul
4. Fille Des Bandes Dessinées
5. Vendredi 13 A Minuit 12
6. J'Ai Pas Tué J'Ai Pas Volé

Side Two
1. C'Est Moi L'King
2. Je N'Ai Pas Reconnu Ma Ville
3. Ne Bois Pas Trop Pour Noël
4. Vraiment Bidon
5. Pour Toute La Vie
6. Ton Sourire
7. C'Est Dommage Mais Faut S'Quitter

Personnel:
Leon Medica - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Lon Price - flute
Reggie Young - guitar
Zeke Sheppard - harmonica
Russ Hicks - pedal steel guitar, resonator guitar
David Briggs - piano






Disco J.J.S. - Love Is V.S.O.P. American


Disco J.J.S. - Love Is V.S.O.P. American
Eastworld Records EWR-20550 (1978)

Side One
1. Love Is V.S.O.P. American

Side Two
2. Hey! Mr. Disco Star

Personnel:
Leland Sklar - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Fred Tackett - guitar
Tim May - guitar
Bill Cuomo - guitar
Ernie Watts - tenor saxophone
Jim Haas - vocals
Jon Joyce - vocals
Shelby Flint - vocals
Stan Farber - vocals

Melanie - Seventh Wave


Melanie - Seventh Wave
Neighborhood Records NBL100 (1983)

Side One
1. Every Breath Of The Way
2. Didn't You Ever Love Somebody
3. Nickel Song
4. Apathy
5. Lay Down Sally

Side Two
1. Lovin' The Boy Next Door
2. Dance To The Music
3. Lonesome Eyes
4. If You Go Your Way
5. Lovers Lullaby

Personnel:
Melanie Safka - vocals
Doug Stegmeyer - bass
Harold Cowart - bass
Jeff Ganz - bass
Dennis Bryan - drums
Jeff Porcaro - drums
Jim Gordon - drums
John Guerin - drums
Liberty DeVitto - drums
Dean Parks - guitar
George Terry - guitar
Joey Murcia - guitar
Russell Javors - guitar
Bill Payne - keyboards
David Paich - keyboards
Dean Kraus - keyboards
George Bitzer - keyboards
Roger Kellaway - keyboards
George Devens - percussion
Milt Holland - percussion
Victor Feldman - percussion


Ellie Janov - Portobello Road



Ellie Janov - Portobello Road
Capitol Records P2037 (1967)

Side One
1. Portobello Road

Side Two
1. Theme

Personnel:
Keith Michell - bass
Armand Kaproff - cello
Jesse Ehrlich - cello
Jim Gordon - drums
Al Viola - guitar
Cyrus Faryar - guitar
Louis Morell - guitar
Don Randi - harpsichord, piano
Milt Holland - percussion
George Kast - tambourine, bells
Robert Bryant - trumpet
Joseph DiFiore - viola
Leonard Selic - viola
Leonard Malarsky - violin
Ralph Schaeffer - violin
Sid Sharp - violin
William Kurasch - violin

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Tennessee Ernie Ford - For The 83rd Time




Tennessee Ernie Ford - For The 83rd Time
Capitol Records ST-11561 (1976)

Side One
1. I Been To Georgia On A Fast Train
2. Cowboy
3. Daddy What's A Tree
4. I've Been There Too
5. Ain't Goin' Down In The Ground Before My Time

Side Two
1. Sweet Feelin's
2. The Dogs And Sheriff John
3. I've Been Through The Mill
4. Good Friends And Fireplaces
5. Everybody Needs A Rainbow

Personnel:
Tennessee Ernie Ford - vocals
Ben Benay - guitar, harmonica
Rick Littlefield - guitar
Al Capps - vocals
Andra Willis - vocals
Carolyn Willis - vocals
Harry Middlebrooks - vocals
Larry Muhoberac - vocals, keyboards
Myrna Matthews - vocals
Jerry Cole - dobro
Jim Gordon - drums
Curtis Stone - bass
J.D. Manesss - pedal steel guitar

Mae West - Great Balls Of Fire




Mae West - Great Balls Of Fire
MGM Records 2315 207 (1972)

Side One
1. Great Balls Of Fire
2. Men
3. The Naked Ape
4. The Grizzly Bear
5. Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On

Side Two
1. Happy Birthday, Sweet Sixteen
2. After The Lights Go Down Low
3. Light My Fire
4. How Miss West Won World Peace
5. Rock Around The Clock

Personnel:
Mae West - vocals
Ray Pohlman - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Ben Benay - guitar
Larry Knechtel - organ
Ian Whitcomb - piano
Jim Horn - saxophone

Frank Zappa - Little Dots




















Frank Zappa - Little Dots
Zappa Records ZR20026 (2016)

1. Cosmik Debris
2. Little Dots Part 1
3. Little Dots Part 2
4. Rollo
5. Kansas City Shuffle
6. "Columbia, S.C." Part 1
7. "Columbia, S.C." Part 2

Personnel:
Frank Zappa - conductor, guitar, vocals
Tony Duran - slide guitar
Earle Dumler - woodwinds
Malcolm McNab - trumpet
Gary Barone - trumpet
Tom Malone - tuba, saxes, piccolo trumpet, trumpet
Bruce Fowler - trombone
Glenn Ferris - trombone
Dave Parlato - bass
Jim Gordon - drums, steel drum
Maury Baker - drums, steel drum

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Il Était Une Fois - Pomme





















Il Était Une Fois - Pomme
Pathé Records - 2C 068-14553 (1978)

Side One
1. Pomme
2. Elle, Delta
3. Moi, Si J'Etais Toi
4. Mes Aventures
5. Tant De Choses

Side Two
1. Le Droit De Rêver
2. Mon Coeur
3. Il A Bon Goût
4. Et Les Deux, Pourquoi Pas?
5. Rock And Escrock

Personnel:
Klaus Voorman - bass
Jim Gordon - drums, percussion
Amos Garrett - guitar
Bill Payne - piano, hammond organ, oberheim

Brothers By Choice - Brothers By Choice





















Brothers By Choice - Brothers By Choice
Ala Records 1983 (1978)

Side One
1. She Puts The Ease Back Into Easy (Part 1)
2. Baby, You Really Got Me Going
3. Girl I Need You Too
4. Young, Single And Free

Side Two
1. Take A Little More
2. I've Got What You Need
3. She Puts The Ease Back Into Easy (Part 2)
4. You Keep My Love Alive

Personnel:
Scotty Harris - drums
Jim Gordon - drums
Harry Fields - bass
Clay Drayton - bass, guitar
Quipman Dennis - horns
Chuck Findley - trumpet
Ron Starr - horns
John Barns - keyboards
Pat Gammon - keyboards
David T. Walker - guitar
Chuck Higgins - vocals
Patty Brooks - vocals
Petsy Powell - vocals

Friday, May 20, 2016

Lee Hazlewood - Lee Hazlewoodism: It's Cause And Cure





















Lee Hazlewood - Lee Hazlewoodism: It's Cause And Cure
MGM Records SE-4403 (1967)

Side One
1. The Girls In Paris
2. José
3. The Old Man And His Guitar
4. The Nights
5. I Am A Part

Side Two
1. Home (I'm Home)
2. After Six
3. Suzy Jane Is Back In Town
4. In Our Time
5. Dark In My Heart

Personnel:
Lee Hazlewood - vocals
Glen Campbell - guitar
Al Casey - guitar
Don Randi - keyboards
Don Bagley - bass
James Burton - guitar
Billy Strange - guitar
Jim Gordon - drums
Victor Arno - strings
Hal Blaine - drums
Harold Bemko - strings
Chuck Berghofer - bass
George Berres - strings
Harry Bluestone - strings
Roy Caton - brass
Gary Coleman - percussion
John DeVoogdt - strings
Frederick Seykora - strings
Nathan Gershman
 - strings
James Getzoff
 - strings
Jack Gootkin
 - strings
William Green - brass
Richard Hyde - brass
William Hymanson
 - strings
Carol Kaye - bass
Lou Klass
 - strings
Larry Knechtel - bass, keyboards
Bernard Kundell
 - strings
Don Lanier - guitar
Marvin Limonick
 - strings
Wilbert Nuttycombe
 - strings
Bill Pitman - guitar
Stanley Plummer
 - strings
Lou Raderman
 - strings
Jerome Reisler
 - strings
Emil Richards - percussion
Nathan Ross
 - strings
Henry Roth
 - strings
Ralph Schaeffer
 - strings
Albert Steinberg
 - strings
Tommy Tedesco - guitar
Darrel Terwilliger
 - strings
Dorothy Wade
 - strings
Tibor Zelig
 - strings
Hubert Anderson - percussion
Margaret Aue
 - strings
William Weiss
 - strings
Donnie Owens - guitar
Walter Wiemeyer
 - strings
Ambrose Russo
 - strings
Nick Pelico - percussion
Ronald Patterson
 - strings
Norman Bartold - brass
Oliver Mitchell
 - brass
A.D. Brisbois
 - brass
Joseph Quadri
 - strings
Lou Morell 
- guitar
Sally Raderman
 - strings

Lee Hazlewood - The Very Special World Of Lee Hazlewood





















Lee Hazlewood - The Very Special World Of Lee Hazlewood
MGM Records SE-4362 (1966)

Side One
1. For One Moment
2. When A Fool Loves A Fool
3. Not The Lovin' Kind
4. Your Sweet Love
5. Sand

Side Two
1. My Autumn's Done Come
2. These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
3. I Move Around
4. So Long, Babe
5. Bugles In The Afternoon
6. My Baby Cried All Night Long

Personnel:
Lee Hazlewood - vocals
Harold Ayres - strings
Don Bagley - bass
Israel Baker - strings
Arnold Belnick - strings
Chuck Berghofer - bass
Hal Blaine - drums
Harry Bluestone - strings
Hoyt Bohanon - brass
Glen Campbell - guitar
Al Casey - guitar
Roy Caton - trumpet
Gary Coleman - percussion
John DeVoogdt - strings
Alvin Dinkin - strings
Joseph Ditullio - strings
David Duke - guitar
Jesse Ehrlich - cello
Cecil Figelski - strings
James Getzoff - strings
Jack Gootkin - strings
Jim Gordon - drums
Suzy Jane Hokom - vocals
Harry Hyams - strings
William Hymanson - strings
Anatol Kaminsky - strings
Armand Kaproff - strings
Irving Katz - strings
Carol Kaye - bass
Lou Klass - strings
Larry Knechtel - bass
Robert Korda - strings
William Kurasch - strings
Don Lanier - gutiar
Marvin Limonick - strings
Irving Lipschultz - strings
Edgar Lustgarten - strings
Leonard Malarsky - strings
Oliver Mitchell - brass
Lou Morell - guitar
Donnie Owens - guitar
Ronald Patterson - strings
Bill Pitman - guitar
Stanley Plummer - strings
Don Randi - keyboards
Jerome Reisler - strings
Emil Richards - percussion
Nathan Ross - strings
Henry Roth - strings
Ambrose Russo - strings
Emmet Sargeant - strings
Joseph Saxon - strings
Ralph Schaffer - strings
Frederick Seykora - strings
Sidney Sharp - strings
Paul Shure - strings
Henry Sigismonti - brass
Billy Strange - guitar
Tommy Tedesco - guitar
Darrel Terwilliger - strings
Julius Wechter - percussion, vibraphone
Tibor Zelig - string


Lee Hazlewood - Something Special





















Lee Hazlewood - Something Special
MGM Records 665-104 (1968)

Side One
1. Shades
2. This Town
3. Child
4. Stone Cold Blues
5. Little War

Side Two
1. Them Girls
2. Fort Worth
3. Hands
4. Mannford, Oklahoma
5. Summer Night

Personnel:
Chuck Berghofer - bass
Hal Blaine - drums
Harry Bluestone - strings
Glen Campbell - guitar
Al Casey - guitar
Richie Frost - drums
James Getzoff - strings
Jack Gootkin - strings
Jim Gordon - drums
Lee Hazlewood - vocals
William Hymanson - strings
Carol Kaye - bass
Lou Klass - strings
Dirt Lanier - guitar
Marvin Limonick - strings
Lou Morell - guitar
Donnie Owens - gutiar
Ronald Patterson - strings
Stanley Plummer - strings
Don Randi - keyboards
Emil Richards - percussion
Nathan Ross - strings
Henry Roth - strings
Ambrose Russo - strings
Ralph Schaeffer - strings
Billy Strange - guitar
Tommy Tedesco - guitar

Eric Von Schmidt - Who Knocked The Brains Out Of The Sky?





















Eric Von Schmidt - Who Knocked The Brains Out Of The Sky?
Smash Records SRS-67124 (1969)

Side One
1. Who Knocked The Brains Out Of The Sky?
2. Beanum & Barley
3. Three Mules
4. Living On The Corner
5. Sudden Garden

Side Two
1. Catch It
2. Bitter City
3. Lucky Mrs. Ticklefeather
4. Hundred Acre Wood
5. Weep For The Wooden Man

Personnel:
Eric Von Schmidt - guitar, vocals
Louis Killen - vocals
David Cohen - banjo, guitar, percussion
Frederick Seykora - cello
James Burton - dobro
Abe Mills - drums
Earl Palmer - drums
Jim Gordon - drums
Lyle Ritz - bass
Steve LeFevre - bass
Lyn Elder - hurdy gurdy, crumhorn
Louis Shelton - guitar
Mitch Greenhill - guitar, triangle
Gene Estes - percussion
Michel Rubini - piano
Mike Lang - piano, keyboards, organ



Saturday, December 12, 2015

Richard Martin - Honey, I Love You



Richard Martin - Honey, I Love You 
Capitol Records P-3823 (1974)

Side One
1. Honey, I Love You

Side Two
1. Until You Come Home

Personnel:
Richard Martin - vocals, guitar
Jim Gordon - drums
Michael Omartian - piano
Julia Tillman Waters - vocals
Reinie Press - bass
Ben Benay - guitar
Red Rhodes - pedal steel guitar

Lena Horne & Gabor Szabo - Watch What Happens



Lena Horne & Gabor Szabo - Watch What Happens
Buddah Records BDS-18-SK (1970)

Side One
1. Rocky Raccoon
2. Something
3. Everybody's Talkin'
4. In My Life
5. Yesterday When I Was Young

Side Two
1. Watch What Happens
2. My Mood Is You
3. Message To Michael
4. Nightwind
5. The Fool On The Hill

Personnel:
Lena Horne - vocals
Gabor Szabo - guitar
Cornell Dupree - guitar
Eric Gale - guitar
Jim Gordon - drums
Louis Kabok - bass
Richard Tee - keyboards
Tony Miranda - french horn
Brooks Tillotson - french horn
George Ricci - cello
Grady Tate - drums

Bonnie Owens & The Strangers - All Of Me Belongs To You



Bonnie Owens And The Strangers - All Of Me Belongs To You
Capitol Records T-2660 (1967)

Side One
1. All Of Me Belongs To You
2. The Best Part Of Me
3. Will You Want Me Just As Much
4. Consider The Children
5. I Won't Go Lookin' For You
6. Souvenirs

Side Two
1. What's It Gonna Cost Me
2. Any Part Of You
3. Somebody Else You've Known
4. Excuse Me For Living
5. You Don't Even Try
6. I Know He Loves Me

Personnel:
Bobby Owens - vocals
James Burton - guitar, dobro
Merle Haggard - guitar
Billy Mize - guitar, vocals
Maurice Mullins - guitar
Ralph Mooney - pedal steel guitar
Jerry Ward - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Glen Hardin - piano