Monday, May 30, 2011

Terry Talbot - Cradle Of Love





















Terry Talbot - Cradle Of Love
Sparrow Records (1977)


1. Cradle Of Love
2. Mighty Wind
3. Tale Of The Times
4. Golden Gate Sunset
5. Carry Me Awway
6. Potter's Claw
7. Takin' Me Higher
8. Satisfied With Blindness
9. Let It Play
10. Lord, How Did It Feel?


Personnel:
Terry Talbot - guitar, vocals
David Lindley - guitar
Jon Linn - guitar
Al Perkins - guitar
Jim Fielder - bass
Jim Hobson - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Joe Lala - percussion

Mark Ashton - Mark Ashton





















Mark Ashton - Mark Ashton
20th Century Records T-52 (1976)


1. Bizarre In L.A.
2. You
3. It Can Get You
4. Catch On
5. Satisfaction
6. Talkin' About It
7. Let Your Hair Down
8. Cruisin'
9. Hold On
10. Take What You Want
11. Set My Soul On Fire


Personnel:
Mark Ashton - guitar, vocals
Tom Scott - saxophone, lyricon
Leland Sklar - bass
Scott Edwards - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Ed Greene - drums
David Paich - piano

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Goodbye, Columbus (Soundtrack Album)





















Goodbye, Columbus (Soundtrack Album)
Warner Bros. WS-1786 (1969)


Side One
1. The Association - Goodbye, Columbus (vocal version)
2. Charles Fox - How Will I Know You?
3. Charles Fox - Dartmouth? Dartmouth!
4. The Association - Goodbye, Columbus (instrumental)
5. Charles Fox - Ron's Reverie
6. Charles Fox - Across The Field
7. Charles Fox - Carmen, Ohio


Side Two
1. The Association - It's Gotta Be Real
2. Charles Fox - A Moment To Share
3. Charles Fox - Love Has A Way
4. Charles Fox - A Time For Love
5. The Association - So Kind To Me? (Brenda's Theme)


Personnel:
Russ Giguere - vocals, guitar, percussion
Jules Gary Alexander - vocals, guitar, bass
Ted Bluechel - vocals, drums, percussion, guitar
Terry Kirkman - vocals, brass, reeds, percussion
Jim Yester - vocals, guitar, keyboards
Brian Cole - vocals, bass
Larry Ramos - vocals, guitar

Don Randi - piano
Joe Osborn - bass
Jim Gordon - drums

The Association - The Association





















The Association - The Association
Warner Bros. WS-1800 (1969)


Side One
1. Look At Me, Look At You
2. Yes, I Will
3. Love Affair
4. The Nest
5. What Were The Words
6. Are You Ready For That


Side Two
1. Duboque Blues
2. Under Branches
3. Up For Europe
4. Broccoli
5. Goodbye Forever
6. Boy On The Mountain


Personnel:
Russ Giguere - vocals, guitar, percussion
Jules Gary Alexander - vocals, guitar, bass
Ted Bluechel - vocals, drums, percussion, guitar
Terry Kirkman - vocals, brass, reeds, percussion
Jim Yester - vocals, guitar, keyboards
Brian Cole - vocals, bass
Larry Ramos - vocals, guitar
Rodney Dillard - guitar, dobro
Buddy Emmons - pedal steel guitar
Herb Pedersen - banjo
John Boylan - piano
Richard Thompson - piano
Joe Osborn - bass
Jim Gordon - drums

Ian Whitcomb - You Turn Me On!





















Ian Whitcomb - You Turn Me On!
Tower Records T-5004 (1965)


Side One
1. You Turn Me On
2. River Of No Return
3. Be My Baby
4. Nervous
5. Poor But Honest
6. Fizz


Side Two
1. This Sporting Life
2. Too Many Cars On The Road
3. That's Rock N' Roll
4. Sugar Babe
5. No Tears For Johnny


Personnel:
Ian Whitcomb - vocals
Mitch Michell - drums
Jimmy Page - guitar
John Paul Jones - bass
Al Casey - guitar
Jim Gordon - drums
James Burton - guitar
Jim Horn - saxophone
other personnel unknown

Susan Webb - Bye Bye Pretty Baby












Susan Webb - Bye Bye Pretty Baby
Anchor Records ANCL-2006 (1975)


Side One
1. Helplessly Hoping
2. Tragedy
3. Isn't That So?
4. A Case Of You
5. Fingers
6. Tommy And The Rah Rahs


Side Two
1. Same Old Man
2. For You
3. Dance To The Radio
4. If I Were A Sailor
5. Bye Bye Pretty Baby


Personnel:
Susan Webb - vocals
Gib Guilbeau - guitar
Albert Lee - guitar
Herb Pedersen - guitar
Jesse Ed Davis - guitar
Jimmy Webb - keyboards
Fred Tackett - guitar
Jim Gordon - drums
Jim Keltner - drums
other personnel unknown

Rick Nelson - Perspective




















Rick Nelson - Perspective
Decca Records 75814 (1968)


Side One
1. When The Sun Shined Its Face On Me
2. Without Her
3. The Lady Stayed With Me
4. Three Day Eternity
5. For Emily Whenever I May Find Her


Side Two
1. Stop By My Window
2. Hello To The Wind
3. Wait Till Next Year
4. Love Story
5. So Long Dad
6. Love Story (reprise)
7. I Think It's Gonna Rain Today


Personnel:
Rick Nelson - vocals, guitar
Don Randi - piano
James Burton - Mike Deasy - guitar
Joe Osborn - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Terry Boylan - guitar
Dennis Bruce - percussion
Jeff Copmanor - guitar
Harvey Newmark - bass
John Clauder - percussion
Bill Green - flute
Plas Johnson - flute
Jerry Kasper - flute
Jules Jacob - oboe
Mike Rubini - harpsichord
Jimmy Bond - bass
Israel Baker - violin
Harry Bluestone - violin
Henry Ferber - violin
William Kurash - violin
Ralph Schaefer - violin
Sid Sharp - violin
Tibor Zelig - violin
Joseph DiFiore - viola
Harry Hyams - viola
Darrell Terwilliger - viola
Jesse Ehrlich - cello
Jim Foley - organ
John Boylan - guitar, ukulele
David Cohen - guitar
Larry Coryell - guitar
Milt Holland - percussion
David Burk - violin
Bonnie Douglas - violin
Leonard Malarsky - violin
Paul Shure - violin
Samuel Boghossian - viola
Leonard Selic - viola
Ray Kelley - cello

Rick Nelson - Another Side Of Rick





















Rick Nelson - Another Side Of Rick
Decca Records 74944 (1968)


1. Dream Weaver
2. Marshmallow Skies
3. Don't Blame It On Your Wife
4. Reason To Believe
5. Suzanne On A Sunday Morning
6. Baby Close It's Eyes
7. Barefoot Boy
8. Don't Make Promises
9. Promenade In Green
10. Georgia On My Mind
11. Daydream
12. I Wonder If Louise Is Home


Personnel:
Rick Nelson - vocals
Don Randi - piano
John Burton - guitar
John Boylan - guitar
Mike Deasy - guitar
Dick Rosmini - guitar
Bob West - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
John Clauder - percussion
Earl Palmer - drums
Al Casey - guitar
John Audino - trumpet
Conte Candoli - trumpet
Roy Caton - trumpet
Louis Blackburn - trombone
Dick Leith - trombone
Norman Benno - reeds
Bill Green - reeds
Bill Perkins - reeds
Dale Anderson - percussion
Ollie Mitchell - trumpet
Tony Terran - trumpet
Lew McCreary - trombone
Dick Hyde - trombone
Jim Horn - reeds
Jules Jacob - reeds
Jerry Kasper - reeds
John Rotella - reeds
Jimmy Bond - guitar
Gary Coleman - percussion
Lou Klass - violin
Myron Sandler - violin
Marshall Sosson - violin
Norman Botnick - viola
Harry Hyams - viola
Joe DiTullio - cello
Dave Filerman - cello
Jackie Lustgarten - cello
Hersh Hamel - sital
Ray Pohlman - bass

Ricky Segall - Ricky Segall & The Segalls















Ricky Segall - Ricky Segall & The Segalls
Bell Records 1138 (1973)


1. What Kind Of Noise Do You Make
2. When I Grow Up
3. Just Loving You
4. Mr. President
5. Bicycle Song
6. Sooner Or Later
7. What Would You Like To Be?
8. All I Want To Ask Santa Claus
9. A Little Bit Of Love


Personnel:
Jim Gordon - drums
Hal Blaine - drums
Ben Benay - guitar
Dennis Budimer - guitar
Richard Bennett - guitar
Gary Coleman - percussion
Larry Muhoberac - keyboards
Tom Hensley - keyboards
Michael Omartian - keyboards
Jackie Kelso - reeds
Bill Perkins - reeds
Ernie Watts - reeds
Plas Johnson - reeds
Ray Pizzi - bassoon

Friday, May 13, 2011

Randy Newman - Last Night I Had A Dream (promo 45)
















Randy Newman - Last Night I Had A Dream (single)
Reprise Records 0771 (1968)


1. Last Night I Had A Dream


Personnel:
Randy Newman - piano, vocals
James Burton - guitar
Ron Elliot - guitar
David Blue - guitar
Ray Pohlman - bass
Lyle Ritz - bass
Jim Gordon - drums

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

The Holy Mackerel - The Holy Mackerel





















The Holy Mackerel - The Holy Mackerel
Reprise Records 6311 (1968)


Side One
1. The Secret Of Pleasure
2. Scorpio Red
3. The Lady Is Waiting
4. Wildflowers
5. The Somewhere In Arizona At 4:30 A.M. Restaurant Song (And Now I Am Alone)
6. Prinderella


Side Two
1. Bitter Honey
2. Nothin' Short Of Misery
3. The Golden Ghost Of Love
4. The Wild Side Of Life
5. 10,000 Men
6. 1984


Personnel:
Jim Gordon - drums
John Audino - trumpet
Larry Bunker - timpani
Roy Caton - trumpet
Alvin Dinkin - viola
Jesse Ehrlich - cello
Cynthia Fitzpatrick - flute, vocals
Frederick Seykora - cello
David Frisina - violin
Allan Harshman - viola
George Hiller - organ, banjo, dobro, guitar, harmonica, vocals
Nathan Kaproff - violin
Raphael Kramer - cello
Steve Lefever - bass
Marvin Limonick - violin
Charles Loper - trombone
John Lowe - flute
Richard Nash - trombone
Erno Neufeld - violin
Jerry Scheff - bass
Bud Shank - flute
Kenny Shroyer - trombone
Ray Triscari - trumpet
Mentor Williams - guitar, vocals
Paul Williams - vocals
Vincent DeRosa - french horn
Tom Scott - flute
Tony Terran - trumpet
Sam Freed - violin
Jules Chalkin - trumpet
Don Murray - drums
Roger Nichols - piano
Bob Harvey - bass
Ray Kelly - cello
Alexander Murray - violin
Lew McCreary - trombone
Ollie Mitchell - trumpet
Mike Barone - trombone
Williams Collette - flute
Michel Rubini - harpsichord
Michael Cannon - percussion, drums, vocals

Guy Finley - Ignis Fatuss (The Show)





















Guy Finley - Ignis Fatuus (The Show)
Top Cat BYL1-1198 (1975)


1. I Will Know
2. Somehow She Has Moved Me
3. If You Want To Go To Heaven
4. All The World Needs Is You
5. If This Is My Moment
6. Off To Sleep At Last
7. I'm Sorry
8. I'm Just A Picture
9. Oh, What A Night
10. (Don't You) Remember The Laughter
11. Beyond Our Eyes
12. Let It Show


Personnel:
Guy Finley - keyboards
James Burton - guitar
Al Casey - gutiar
Victor Feldman - percussion
Chuck Findley - trumpet
Jim Gordon - drums
Emory Gordy - bass
Tom Hensley - keyboards
Milt Holland - percussion
Jim Horn - saxophone
Rick Jarrard - vocals
Jackie Kelso - saxophone
Gayle LaVant - harp
Lew McCreary - trombone
Kathi McDonald - vocals
Maureen McDonald - vocals
Michael McDonald - vocals

Paul Bogush, Jr. - Expect To Hear From Me Again





















Paul Bogush, Jr. - Expect To Hear From Me Again
Private Stock Records PS-2025 (1977)


Side One
1. Everybody In America Should Sing
2. You Can't Cry For Help
3. Mistreated
4. Ain't It Wonderful
5. Star Story


Side Two
1. Expect To Hear From Me Again
2. Simon Says
3. Me
4. Little Bit Of Understanding
5. Time Like These


Personnel:
Paul Bogush, Jr.  - vocals
Larry Carlton - guitar, bass, vocals
Dean Parks - guitar
Glen Rupp - guitar, vocals
Joe Cuttone - bass
Wilton Felder - bass
Sid Sims - bass
Patrick Leonard - keyboards
Paul Lidman - keyboards
Michael Omartian - keyboards, vocals
Joe Sample - keyboards
Jim Gordon - drums
Tom Radtke - drums
Jack Skalon - drums
David Curtis - vocals
Ron Crews - vocals
Kitty Haywood - vocals
Bill Jordan - vocals
Marie Kurgan - vocals
Kitty Laub - vocals
Butch Pietrini - vocals
Mary Ann Stewart - vocals

Monday, May 9, 2011

Steve March - Lucky





















Steve March - Lucky
United Artists (1977)


1. Ease Down Line
2. Concerto For The Times
3. These Are The Times
4. I Don't Claim To Be A Writer
5. Croom
6. Sweet For The Dutchman
7. Damage
8. Hooray For Hollywood
9. Little Hollywood Nightmare Music
10. Lucky
11. This Is A Love Song
12. Torque Mada
13. Stop It!
14. It's Been Real
15. Sweet Reprise


Personnel:
Steve March - accordion, organ, piano, vocals, percussion
Arthur Adams - guitar
Gary Barone - trumpet
Paul Barrere - guitar
Max Bennett - bass
Jim Ed Brown - bass
Rich Cassabonne - vocals
Pete Christlieb - saxophone
Jay DaVersa - french horn, trumpet
Jock Ellis - trombone
Wilton Felder - bass
Victor Feldman - percussion
Chuck Findley - trumpet
Jim Gordon - drums, percussion
Jim Grady - keyboards, vocals
Gary Grant - french horn, trumpet
Wayne Henderson - trombone
Slyde Hyde - trombone
Plas Johnson - saxophone
Gayle Lavant - harp
Mark McKinniss - vocals
Tommy Morgan - harmonica
Jack Nimitz - saxophone
Paul Novros - saxophone, clarinet
Rick Pekkonen - accordion
Bill Perkins - saxophone
Frank Rosolino - trombone
Ernie Tack - trombone
Fred Tackett - guitar, mandolin

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Tom Snow - Tom Snow



















Tom Snow - Tom Snow
Capitol Records 11545 (1976)


1. Hurry Boy
2. When I Was Young
3. Doin' It All Again
4. Rosanna
5. Rock & Roll Widow
6. Now You Know
7. Shoestring Destiny
8. I'm Only Passin' Through
9. Here's Hoping


Personnel:
Tom Snow - keyboards, vocals
Jorge Calderon - vocals
Valerie Carter - vocals
Kerry Chater - vocals
Wilton Felder - bass
Bob Glaub - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Milt Holland - percussion
Tom Jans - vocals
John Klemmer - saxophone
Gary Mallaber - drums
Stevie Nicks - vocals
David Paich - keyboards
Dean Parks - guitar, mandolin
Bill Payne - Moog synthesizer
Jeff Porcaro - drums
Elliott Randall - guitar
Bill Schwartz - vocals
Alexandra Sliwin - vocals
Joan Sliwin - vocals
Fred Tackett - guitar
Mike Utley - organ
Waddy Wachtel - guitar

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Lettermen - Spin Away





















Lettermen - Spin Away
Capitol Records SW-11124 (1972)


Side One
1. Spin Away
2. Words
3. Love Song
4. Precious And Few
5. The Summer Knows


Side Two
1. Sandman
2. Baby I'm-A Want You
3. Everything That Touches You
4. Maybe We Should
5. Medley: Don't Leave Me/Without Her


Personnel:
Vince Morton - keyboards
Michael Lang - keyboards
Mike Melvoin - keyboards
Michael Omartian - keyboards
Richard Bennett - guitar
David Cohen - guitar
Emory Gordy - bass
Dennis St. John - drums
Jim Gordon - drums
Colin Bailey - drums
Gary Coleman - percussion

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Playback





















Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Playback (BOX SET)
MCA Records MCAD6-11375 (1995)


Disc 1 - The Big Jangle:
1. Breakdown
2. American Girl
3. Hometown Blues
4. Anything That's Rock 'N' Roll
5. I Need To Know
6. Listen To Her Heart
7. When The Time Comes
8. Too Much Ain't Enough
9. No Second Thoughts
10. Baby's A Rock 'N' Roller
11. Refugee
12. Here Comes My Girl
13. Even The Losers
14. Shadow Of A Doubt (A Complex Kid)
15. Don't Do Me Like That
16. The Waiting
17. A Woman In Love (It's Not Me)
18. Something Big
19. A Thing About You
20. Insider
21. You Can Still Change Your Mind



Disc 2 - Spoiled & Mistreated:
1. You Got Lucky
2. Change Of Heart
3. Straight Into Darkness
4. The Same Old You
5. Rebels
6. Don't Come Around Here No More
7. Southern Accents
8. Make It Better (Forget About Me)
9. The Best Of Everything
10. So You Want To Be A Rock 'N' Roll Star
11. Don't Bring Me Down
12. Jammin' Me
13. It'll All Work Out
14. Mike's Life/Mike's World
15. Think About Me
16. A Self-Made Man



Disc 3 - Good Booty:
1. Free Fallin'
2. I Won't Back Down
3. Love Is A Long Road
4. Runnin' Down A Dream
5. Yer So Bad
6. Alright For Now
7. Learning To Fly
8. Into The Great Wide Open
9. All Or Nothin'
10. Out In The Cold
11. Built To Last
12. Mary Jane's Last Dance
13. Christmas All Over Again



Disc 4 - The Other Sides:
1. Casa Dega
2. Heartbreaker's Beach Party
3. Trailer
4. Cracking Up
5. Psychotic Reaction
6. I'm Tired Joey Boy
7. Lonely Weekends
8. Gator On The Lawn
9. Make That Connection
10. Down The Line
11. Peace In L.A. (Peace Mix)
12. It's Rainin' Again
13. Somethin' Else
14. I Don't Know What To Say To You
15. Kings Highway



Disc 5 - Through The Cracks:
1. On The Street
2. Depot Street
3. Cry To Me
4.  Don't Do Me Like That
5. I Can't Fight It
6. Since You Said You Loved Me
7. Louisiana Rain
8. Keeping Me Alive
9. Turning Point
10. Stop Draggin' My Heart Around (Demo)
11. The Apartment Song (Demo)
12. Big Boss Man
13. The Image Of Me
14. Moon Pie
15. The Damage You've Done (Country Version)



Disc 6 - Nobody's Children:
1. Got My Mind Made Up (Original Version)
2. Ways To Be Wicked
3. Can't Get Her Out
4. Waiting For Tonight
5. Travelin'
6. Baby, Let's Play House
7. Wooden Heart
8. God's Gift To Man
9. You Get Me High
10. Come On Down To My House
11. You Come Through
12. Up In Mississippi Tonight



Personnel:
Tom Petty - guitar, vocals, bass, keyboards, percussion
Benmont Tench - keyboards, vocals
Ron Blair - bass, guitar
Mike Campbell - guitar, percussion, mandolin, dobro
Stan Lynch - drums, vocals
Jeff Jourard - guitar
Phil Seymour - vocals
Don "Duck" Dunn - bass
Charlie Sousa - saxophone, bass
Randall Marsh - drums, handclaps
Jane Petty - handclaps
Noah Shark - percussion
Phil Jones - percussion, drums
Stevie Nicks - vocals
Sharon Celani - vocals
Howie Epstein - bass, vocals
Molly Duncan - saxophone
Dick Braun - horns
Jim Cole - horns
Kurt McGettrick - saxophone
William Bergman - horns
Bobbye Hall - percussion
Dave Plews - trumpet
David A. Stewart - sitar, synthesizer, vocals, guitar
Dean Garcia - bass
Daniel Rothmuller - cello
Stephanie Sprull - vocals
Marilyn Martin - vocals
Alan Weidel - piano
Maxine Waters - vocals
Julia Waters - vocals
Clydene Jackson - vocals
Richard Manuel - vocals
Jim Keltner - percussion, drums
Garth Hudson - organ
Gary Chang - synthesizer
Lee Thornburg - trumpet
Carol Sue Hill - vocals, percussion
Jeff Lynne - bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals, percussion
George Harrison - guitar, vocals
Chris Trujillo - percussion
Scott Thurston - bass, guitar
Tim Pierce - guitar
Robbie Blunt - guitar
Kevin Dukes - guitar
Todd Sharpe - guitar
Jimmy Ripp - guitar
Michell Froom - harpsichord
Gayle Levant - harp
Brad Dutz - percussion
Efrian Torro - marimba
Joel Pesken - saxophone
Phil Kenzie - saxophone
Marti Krystall - saxophone
Mike Turre - saxophone
Scott Humphrey - synthesizer
Richard Dodd - vocals
Marty Jourard - saxophone
John Sebastian - guitar
Danny Roberts - guitar, vocals
Al Kooper - keyboards
Jim Gordon - drums
Emory Gordy - bass
George Drakoulias - percussion, drums
Steve Ferrone - drums
Michael Steele - vocals
Susanna Hoffs - vocals
Debbi Peterson - vocals
Vicki Peterson - vocals
Lenny Kravitz - vocals, bass, drums
Michael Hunter - trumpet
Harold Todd - saxophone
Tom Leadon - guitar

Bob Thiele/Gabor Szabo - Light My Fire





















Bob Thiele/Gabor Szabo - Light My Fire
Impulse! A-9159 (1967)


Side One
1. Forest Flower
2. Rainy Day Woman #12 & 35
3. Krishna
4. Light My Fire


Side Two
1. Fakin' It
2. Eight Miles High
3. Sophisticated Wheels


Personnel:
Gabor Szabo - guitar
Carol Kaye - bass
Max Bennett - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
John Guerin - drums
Dennis Budimer - guitar
Louis Morell - guitar
Lincoln Mayorga - harpsichord, piano
Mike Melvoin - harpsichord, organ
Emil Richards - percussion
Gary Coleman - percussion
Bud Shank - saxophone
Buddy Collette - saxophone
Bob Hardaway - saxophone
Tom Scott - saxophone
Bill Plummer - sitar
Lew McCreary - trombone
Mike Barone - trombone
Dick Leith - trombone
Bud Brisbois - trumpet
Gary Barone - trumpet
Jimmy Zito - trumpet
Ollie Mitchell - trumpet
Ray Triscari - trumpet
Howard Johnson - tuba