Thursday, April 25, 2013

Lee Hazlewood - The LHI Years: Singles, Nudes & Backsides (1968-71)





















Lee Hazlewood - The LHI Years: Singles, Nudes, & Backsides (1968-71)
Light In The Attic LITA-84 (2012)

1. Califia (Stone Rider)
2. The Bed
3. Sleep In The Grass
4. Leather And Lace
5. If It's Monday Morning
6. The Night Before
7. Bye Babe
8. Victims Of The Night
9. Chico
10. Hey Cowboy
11. No Train To Stockholm
12. Won't You Tell Your Dreams
13. Nobody Like You
14. Trouble Maker
15. What's More I Don't Need Her
16. Come On Home To Me
17. I Just Learned To Run

Personnel:
Murray Adler - violin
Curtis Amy - flute
Ann Margaret - vocals
Robert Barene - violin
Arnold Belnick- violin
Gregory Bemko - cello
Harold Bemko - celo
Chuck Berghofer - bass
Louis Blackburn - trombone
Joe Cannon - guitar
Roy Caton - trumpet
David Cohen - guitar
Jerry Cole - bass, guitar
Gary Coleman - percussion
Ry Cooder - guitar
Vincent DeRosa - french horn
Harold Diner - trombone
Assa Drori - violin
David Duke - french horn
Jesse Ehrlich - cello
Alan Estes - percussion
Virgil Evans - trumpet
Victor Feldman - piano
Henry Ferber - violin
David Filerman - cello
Vic Flick - guitar
Nathan Gershman - cello
James Getzoff - violin
Sam Goldstein - drums
Jim Gordon - drums
Alton Hendrickson - guitar
Igor Heroshevsky - violin
William Hinshaw - french horn
Suzi Jane Hokom - vocals
Thomas Holbrook - bass
Nicky Hopkins - keyboards
Jim Horn - saxophone
Paul Humphrey - drums
Plas Johnson - saxophone
Armand Kaproff - cello
George Kast - violin
Ray Kelley - cello
Jerome Kessler - cello
Lou Klass - violin
William Kurasch - violin
Carl LaMagna - violin
Edgar Lustgarten - cello
Arthur Maebe - french horn
Leonard Malarsky - violin
Christine Maleveska - cello
Vito Mangano - trumpet
Lew McCreary - trombone
Gerald McGee - guitar
Ollie Mitchell - trumpet
John Nelson, Jr. - vocals
Jack Nitzsche - keyboards
Wilbert Nuttycombe - violin
James O'Raffery - pedal steel guitar
Don Owens - guitar
Stanley Plummer - violin
Ray Pohlman - bass
Don Randi - organ, piano
Jerome Reisler - violin
Lyle Ritz - bass
John Rotella - saxophone
Mischa Russell - violin
Ralph Schaeffer - violin
Henry Sigismonti - french horn
Jack Sperling - drums
Big Jim Sullivan - guitar
Tony Terran - rumpet
Russ Titleman - guitar
Clarence White - guitar
Tibor Zelig - violin
Shari Zippert -  violin

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Midnight String Quartet - Spanish Rhapsodies For Young Lovers





















Midnight String Quartet - Spanish Rhapsodies For Young Lovers
Viva Records V-6004 (1967)

Side One
1. The Lonely Bull
2. Meditation
3. La Paloma
4. Maria Elena
5. Guantanamera
6. Summer Samba

Side Two
1. El Relicario
2. Our Day Will Come
3. Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars
4. The Girl From Ipanema
5. Cuando Calienta El Sol (Love Me With All Your Heart)
6. Spanish Eyes

Personnel:
Ron Folsom - violin
Jay Rosen - violin
Jerry Epstein - viola
Ryan Selberg - cello
Glen Hardin - piano, guitar
Michel Rubini - harpsichord
Lyle Workman - bass
Jim Gordon - drums

Midnight String Quartet - Rhapsodies For Young Lovers





















Midnight String Quartet - Rhapsodies For Young Lovers
Viva Records VS-6001 (1966)

Side One
1. Strangers In The Night
2. The Shadow Of Your Smile
3. You Don't Have To Say You Love Me
4. Blue Star
5. A Lover's Concerto
6. Lara's Theme From "Doctor Zhivago"

Side Two
1. Yesterday
2. What Now My Love
3. Moonlight Sonata
4. Tonight's Dream
5. My Heart's Symphony

Personnel:
Ron Folsom - violin
Jay Rosen - violin
Jerry Epstein - viola
Ryan Selberg - cello
Leon Russell - piano
Jim Gordon - drums
Michel Rubini - harpsichord
Lyle Workman - bass

Pachuco - Pachuco





















Pachuco - Pachuco
Eagle Record Company LPS-3132 (1974)

Side One
1. Sangria
2. Funky Flamenco
3. Bugaloo Sonata
4. Pavane
5. Maleguena

Side Two
1. Pachuco
2. John's Wedding
3. Gypsy Blues
4. Minuet In C
5. Zambra

Personnel:
Ruben Romero - guitar
Vincente Romero - percussion
Chinin De Triana - vocals
Max Bennett - bass
Lenny La Blanc - bass
Jim Gordon - drums
Hal Blaine - drums
Jimmy Evans - drums
Clayton Ivey - keyboards
Ben Cauley - trumpet
Harrison Callaway - trumpet
Charles Rose - trombone
Ronnie Eades - baritone saxophone
Harvey Thompson - tenor saxophone

John Phillips - Jack Of Diamonds





















John Phillips - Jack Of Diamonds
Varèse Sarabande VSD-6819 (2007)

1. Devil's On The Loose
2. Mister Blue
3. Black Broadway
4. Chinatown
5. Too Bad
6. Marooned (Double Parked)
7. Jack Of Diamonds (Me And My Uncle)
8. Revolution On Vacation
9. Campy California (Aerospace)
10. Cup Of Tea (Skyjacked)
11. Yesterday I Left The Earth
12. Stepping To The Stars/Penthouse Of Your Mind
13. Flawless Space 
14. Last Of The Unnatural Acts
15. First And Last Thing You Do (Holland Tunnel)
16. Fantastic Four
17. Honeymoon (No Dough)
18. Me And My Uncle

Personnel:
John Phillips - vocals, guitar, keyboards
James Hughart - bass
Joe Osborn - bass
Tony Newton - bass
Ed Greene - drums
Hal Blaine - drums
Jim Gordon - drums
David T. Walker - guitar
Don Peake - guitar
Eric Hord - guitar
Larry Carlton - guitar
Louie Shelton - guitar
William Richardson - guitar
Peter Ivers - harmonica
Joe Sample - keyboards
Kathleen Vantrease - keyboards
Van Dyke Parks - keyboards
Alan Estes - percussion
Bobbye Hall - percussion
Gary Coleman - percussion
Bobby Keys - saxophone
Jim Horn - saxophone
Wilton Felder - saxophone
Red Rhodes - pedal steel guitar
Bill Cleary - vocals
Cass Elliot - vocals
Denny Dohery - vocals
Michelle Phillips - vocals
Terry Melcher - vocals