20/08/2018

Bentwood Rocker "Take Me To Heaven" (1982) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : Quality Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Heart Says Go (Eric Baragar)
02 - Best Man (Eric Baragar)
03 - Take Me To Heaven (Eric Baragar)
04 - Turning All The Heads (Eric Baragar)
05 - You (Eric Baragar)
06 - Rock'n'Roll Overland (Eric Baragar)
07 - Throw Away Love (Eric Baragar)
08 - Too Old To Rock (Eric Baragar)
09 - New World Coming (Michael Goettler)


Produced by John Driscoll & Bentwood Rocker
Recorded at Criteria Studios (Miami)
Engineered by Dennis Hetzendorfer (Criteria)
Mastered by Jack Skinner
Mastered at Sterling Sound (New York)
Mixed at Sounds Interchange (Toronto)
Engineered by Mick Jones (Sounds Interchange)
"Best Man" & "Turning All The Heads" Recorded at Phase One (Toronto)
Overdubs & Additional Recording at Phase One & Sounds Interchange
Mixed by Mick Jones, Bentwood Rocker & John Driscoll

Bentwood Rocker are :
Dan Thompson : Lead vocals
Eric Baragar : Guitars, Keyboards & Vocals
Stephen Smith : Drums, Keyboards & Vocals
Michael Goettler : Bass & Vocals
Barry Haggarty : Guitars & Vocals

Additional Musicians :
OBX on "Best Man" & "Turning All The Heads" by Steve Sexton

Baby Grand "Baby Grand" (1977) -AOR / Westcoast Rock-



Label : Arista Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Never Enough (Rob Hyman & David Kagan)
02 - Can't Keep It Inside (Rob Hyman & David Kagan)
03 - Bring Me Your Broken Heart (Rob Hyman, David Kagan & Rick Chertoff)
04 - Lady Of My Dreams (Rob Hyman & David Kagan)
05 - Down, Down (Rob Hyman & David Kagan)
06 - Alligator Drive (Rob Hyman & David Kagan)
07 - Shinin' In The Spotlight (Rob Hyman, David Kagan & Rick Chertoff)
08 - Boy In The Band (Rob Hyman & David Kagan)


Produced by Rick Chertoff & Rob Hyman An Alchemy Productions
Engineering / Prof. Gerald Block
Mastering / George Marino
Recorded at Media Sound & Sigma Sound Studios, N.Y.C.
Mixed at Sigma Sound, N.Y.C.
Additional Engineering / Michael Hutchinson
Assistant Engineers / Carla Bandini, J.D. Stewart & Mike Barbiero

David Kagan / Lead vocals
Rob Hyman / Keyboards
Eric Bazilian / Guitars

With
Rick Marotta / Drums
Ralph Schuckett / Synthesizer
John Siegler / Bass
Rick Chertoff & Rob Hyman / Percussion
Michael Brecker / Sax Solo on "Alligator Drive"
David Darth Prater Drums on "Bring Me Your Broken Heart"

Deodato "Night Cruiser" (1980) -Jazz-Funk / Disco-



Label : Warner Bros. Records


Drapeau du Brésil 01 - Night Cruiser (Eumir Deodato & David Bravo)
02 - East Side Strut (Eumir Deodato, Sergio Dias & Van Gibbs)
03 - Skatin' (David Bravo) & Renaud White)
04 - Uncle Funk (Jamil Joanes & Eumir Deodato)
05 - Love Magic (Eumir Deodato & David Bravo)
06 - Groovitation (Eumir Deodato)


Produced by Eumir Deodato
Arranged & Conducted by Eumir Deodato
Recorded by Jim Bonnefond for House Of Music Studios, New Jersey (February-June 1980)
Assistant Engineers : Julian Robertson, Cliff Hodson, rene Lysynecky & Kenny Robb
Mastered by Jose Rodriguez for Sterling Sound
Production Coordination by Irene Conrad
Horns :
Jon Faddis : Trumpet
Lou Marini : Sax
Keith O'Quinn : Trombone
Flutes : George Marge & Harvey Estrin
Strings : Kerlit Moore, P. Winter, F. Buldrini, Marilyn Wright, A. Ajemian, S. Clarke, E. Rosoff, K. Milne, W. Collymore, J. Abramowitz, R. Maximoff, J. Barber, L. Fleishaker & M. Comins


01 - Night Cruiser


Eumir Deodato : Keyboards
Gary Granger : Bass
Stephen Daniels : Drums
George Parrish Jr. : Guitars
Jimmy Maelen : Percussion
Platinum Hook : Vocals & Claps

02 - East Side Strut

Eumir Deodato : Keyboards
Gary Granger : Bass
Stephen Daniels : Drums
Sergio Dias : Guitar
Jimmy Maelen : Percussion

03 - Skatin'

Eumir Deodato : Synthesizers
David Bravo : Fender Rhodes Piano
Gary Granger : Bass
Stephen Daniels : Drums
George Parrish Jr. : Guitars
Jimmy Maelen : Percussion
Platinum Hook : Claps

04 - Uncle Funk

Eumir Deodato : Keyboards & Guitar
Skipp Ingram : Bass
Stephen Daniels : Drums
Victor Jones : Rhythm Guitar
Ronald Bell : Tenor Sax
Platinum Hook : Vocals & Claps

05 - Love Magic

Eumir Deodato : Keyboards
Gary Granger : Bass
Stephen Daniels : Drums
George Parrish Jr. : Guitars
Jimmy Maelen : Percussion
Platinum Hook : Claps

06 - Groovitation

Eumir Deodato : Keyboards & Bass Drums
Skipp Ingram : Bass
Stephen Daniels : Drums
Sergio Dias : Guitar
Ray Gomez : Guitar Solo
Jimmy Maelen : Percussion
Platinum Hook : Claps

Trooper "Money Talks" (1982) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : RCA Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Money Talks (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
02 - Only A Fool (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
03 - This Must Be The Place (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
04 - Lookin' For Trouble (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
05 - Ready For The Nite (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
06 - Everything You Want (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
07 - Could've Been Me (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
08 - Any Minute Now (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
09 - It Comes And It Goes (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)
10 - Dig A Little Deeper (Brian Smith & Ra McGuire)


Produced by Mike Flicker for Mike Flicker Productions, Inc.
Sax Solo by Phil Kenzie on "Dig A Little Deeper"
Engineered & Mixed by Mike Flicker
Assistant Engineer : Rob Perkins
Recorded at Mushroom Studios & Kaye-Smith Studios
Mixed at Kaye-Smith Studios
Mastering Engineer : Gregory Fulginiti

Robert Deans : Keyboards
Tommy Stewart : Drums & Background vocals
Doni Underhill : Bass & Background vocals
Ra McGuire : Vocals
Brian Smith : Guitars & Background vocals

19/08/2018

Naked Eyes "Fuel For The Fire" (1984) -Synth-Pop / Lite AOR-



Label : Parlophone Records / EMI America


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - (What) In The Name Of Love* (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
02 - New Hearts (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
03 - Sacrifice* (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
04 - Eyes Of A Child (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
05 - Once Is Enough (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
06 - No Flowers Please (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
07 - Answering Service (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
08 - Me I See In You (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
09 - Flying Solo (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)
10 - Flag Of Convenience (Rob Fisher & Pete Byrne)


Produced by Tony Mansfield except *Produced by Arthur Baker
Engineered by Jay Burnett
Special Thanks to :
John Read : Bass Guitar
Graham Borad : Drums
Tony Mansfield : Guitars
Except*
Ira Siegel : Guitar
Frank Valardi : Drums
Tina B., Cindy Mizelle & Wendall Morrison : Backing vocals

Pete Byrne : Vocals
Rob Fisher : Keyboards, Fairlight & Linn Programming



Bob James ‎"The Genie: Themes & Variations From The TV Series - Taxi" (1983) -Smooth Jazz / Jazz Funk-



Label : CBS Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Brooklyn Heights Boogie (Bob James)
02 - The Genie (Bob James)
03 - Last Chance (Bob James)
04 - Ballade (Bob James)
05 - Groove For Julie (Bob James)
06 - Hello Nardo (Bob James)
07 - The Marilu (Bob James)
08 - New York Mellow (Bob James)
09 - Night Moods (Bob James)
10 - Angela (Theme From "Taxi") (Bob James)


Produced & Arranged by Bob James
Associate Producer : Joe Jorgensen
Recorded & Mixed by Joe Jorgensen
Recorded at CBS Recording Studios, New York City & Minot Sound, White Plains, New York
Mixed at Minot Sound, White Plains, New York
Mastered at CBS Recording Studios, New York City
Mastering Engineer : Vladimir Meller
Production Coordinator : Marion Orr

All Keyboards Synthesizers : Bob James
Guitar : Eric Gale & Steve Khan
Bass : Gary King
Drums : Peter Erskine, Steve Gadd, Sticks McElhiney, Idris Muhammad, Allan Schwartzberg & Buddy Williams
Percussion : Leonard 'Doc' Gibbs, Jimmy Maelen & Ralph MacDonald
Vibes : Dave Friedman
Trumpets : Randy Brecker, Mike Lawrence & Marvin Stamm
Reeds : Michael Brecker, Eddie Daniels, George Marge & Tom Scott

Loverboy "Keep It Up" (1983) -AOR / Melodic Rock-



Label : CBS Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Hot Girls In Love (Paul Dean & Bruce Fairbairn)
02 - Strike Zone (Paul Dean, Mike Reno, Scott Smith & Bruce Fairbairn)
03 - It's Never Easy (Doug Johnson, Mike Reno & Paul Dean)
04 - Chance Of A Lifetime (Doug Johnson, Paul Dean, Mike Reno & Bruce Fairbairn)
05 - Queen Of The Broken Hearts (Paul Dean & Mike Reno)
06 - Prime Of Your Life (Doug Johnson, Mike Reno & Paul Dean) 
07 - Passion Pit (Paul Dean, Mike Reno & Bruce Fairbairn)
08 - One-Sided Love Affair (Paul Dean, Mike Reno, Peter Taylor & Bruce Fairbairn)
09 - Meltdown (Doug Johnson, Paul Dean & Mike Reno)


Produced by Bruce Fairbairn & Paul Dean
Recorded at Mushroom Studios, Vancouver, B.C.
Recording Engineer : Keith Stein
Assistant Engineer : David Ogilvie
Mixed at Little Mountain Studios, Vancouver, B.C.
Mixing Engineer : Bob Rock
Assistant Engineer : Mike Fraser
Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound
Additional Backing vocals on "It's Never Easy" by Nancy Nash
Fairlight Programming on "Strike Zone", "One-Sided Love Affair" & "It's Never Easy" by Jean Piché

Mike Reno : Lead vocals
Paul Dean : Guitar & Vocals
Doug Johnson : Keyboards
Matt Frenette : Drums
Scott Smith : Bass

Eddie Schwartz "No Refuge" (1981) -AOR-



Label : Atlantic Recording Corporation


Drapeau du Canada 01 - No Refuge (Eddie Schwartz)
02 - Spirit Of The Night (Eddie Schwartz)
03 - Tonight (Eddie Schwartz)
04 - Good With Your Love (Eddie Schwartz)
05 - Heart On Fire (Eddie Schwartz & Dave Tyson)
06 - Over The Line (Eddie Schwartz & Dave Tyson)
07 - Auction Block (Eddie Schwartz & Robin Lerner)
08 - All Our Tomorrows (Eddie Schwartz & Dave Tyson)


Drums : Gary Craig
Electric Bass : Bob Wilson
Electronic Bass & All Keyboards : Dave Tyson
Guitars : Eddie Schwartz
Guitar Soloist : Peter Follet
Trumpets : Jim McGrath & Steve McDade
Alto & Tenor Saxophones : John Johnson
Trombone : Bruce Gregg
Percussion : Dick Smith

Engineered & Mixed by Mike Jones
Second Engineer & Additional Mixes ("Good With Your Love", "Heart On Fire" & "Auction Block") : Rick Capreol
Assistant Engineers : Robin Browers, Dave Dickson & Victor Pyle
Technical Advisor To The Producers : Dave Brown
Recorded at Phase One, Metalworks & Sounds Interchange Studios, Toronto, 1981
Mastered by Bob Ludwig, Masterdisk, N.Y.C.
Produced & Arranged by Eddie Schwartz & Dave Tyson for AVT Music Productions of Canada Ltd.

Gene Cotton "Rain On" (1976) -Soft Rock / Country Rock-



Label : ABC Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - You Got Me Running (Parker McGee)
02 - Me And The Elephant (Benny Whitehead)
03 - Song For You (Gene Cotton)
04 - Deeper And Deeper (Randal Edwin Van Wormer)
05 - Clarissa (Gene Cotton)
06 - Rain On (Jim Phillips & Dianne Berglund)
07 - Sweet Destiny (Larry Hoppen & Marilyn Mason)
08 - Young Lover (John Bettis & Richard Kerr)
09 - Over Goodbye (Gene Cotton)
10 - My Love Comes Alive (Eric Kaz)
11 - The Gift Of Song (Neil Diamond)


Produced by Stephen A. Gibson
Musicians :
Keyboards : Shane Keister, Beegie Adair & Ron Oates
Synthesizer : Shane Keister
Drums : Larrie Londin & Kenny Malone
Bass : Joe Osborn, Jack Williams & Ted Reynolds
Acoustic Guitars : Gene Cotton & Steve Gibson
Electric Guitars : Steve Gibson
Mandolin : Steve Gibson
Percussion : Farrell Morris
Horns : Tom Smith, Don Sheffield, Dennis Solee, Billy Puet, Roger Bissell
Sax Solo on "Rain On" : Buddy Skipper
Strings : The Shelly Kurland Strings
Vocals : Gene Cotton All Selections except "Rain On" Vocals Gene Cotton & Sheri Kramer
Background vocals : Sherry Kramer, Lisa Silver, Diane Tidwell & Bergen White
Best Kids : Christopher & Meeshon Cotton, Cindi Taylor
Horns Arranged by Tom Smith
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Bergen White
Engineered & Mixed by Brent Maher
Recorded at Creative Workshop, Berry Hill, Tennessee
Mastering : Glen Meadows, Masterfonics, Nashville, Tennessee

Kalapana "Lava Rock" (1987) -Soft Rock Hawaiian-



Label : Mercury Records / GROOV-IT Records


Drapeau des États-Unis Drapeau du Japon 01 - Everyone Knows (Maurice Bega)
02 - Baby I Love You (Malani Bilyeu)
03 - Kicking Around (Duff McGrath)
04 - Chasin' (Kenji Sano)
05 - Secret Words Of Love (Malani Bilyeu)
06 - No Light Of Day (Mackey Feary & Gaylord Holomalia)
07 - Friends (Michael Fairchild)
08 - Woman (Mackey Feary)
09 - In Your Eyes (Mackey Feary)
10 - Love Is All You Need (Kenji Sano)
11 - I'll Be Over You (Malani Bilyeu)


Executive Producers : Ed Kini Jr. & Gary Barnard

Lava Rockers :
Mackey Feary : Guitar, Lead & Back Vocals
D.J. Pratt : Lead Guitar & Back Vocals
Malani Bilyeu : Guitar, Lead & Back Vocals
Kenji Sano : Bass & Back Vocals



18/08/2018

Jude Cole "I Don't Know Why I Act This Way" (1995) -Soft Rock-



Label : Island Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Speed Of Life (Jude Cole & George Michael Green)
02 - Believe In You (Jude Cole)
03 - Move If You're Goin' (Jude Cole)
04 - Lowlife (Jude Cole)
05 - Joe (Jude Cole & George Michael Green)
06 - Sheila Don't Remember (Jude Cole & George Michael Green)
07 - Take The Reins (Jude Cole)
08 - Madison (Jude Cole)
09 - Hole At The Top Of The World (Jude Cole & George Michael Green)
10 - Heaven's Last Attempt (Jude Cole)


Produced by Kevin Killen, Ron Aniello & Jude Cole
Engineered & Mixed by Kevin Killen
A&R : Carter
A&R Coordination : Matthew Schwartz
Recorded at Ocean Way, Sunset Sound Factory, Sunset Sound & Hollywood Sound
Mixed at Sunset Sound Factory
Guitar Tech. : Duane Cole
Additional Engineering by John Paterno
Assistant Engineers : John Paterno, Dave Shiffman & Tom Nellen
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering

The Players :
Paul Bushnell : Bass
Mark Goldenberg : Guitar & Hammond Organ
Jon Brion : Chamberlain, Wurlitzer, Calliope, Harmonium & Guitar
Pat Mastelotto : Drums & Percussion
Jude Cole : Guitar, Piano, Bass on "Sheila Don't Remember", Background vocals
Martin Tillman : Cello
Phil Parlapiano : Accordion

Guest Vocalists :
Sammy Llanas on "Sheila Don't Remember"
Sally Dworsky on "Speed Of Life"
Kiefer Sutherland on "Joe"

Additional Players :
Chris Botti : Trumpet
Michael Lawrence : Percussion on "Take The Reins"
Lyle Workman : Guitar Solo on "Take The Reins
Steve Porcaro : Keyboards , Piano on "Joe"
Ron Aniello : Various Tapping, Slapping Beating, Eating, Clicking, Clacking, Stomping & Chomping

Jude Cole "Star The Car" (1992) -Soft Rock / AOR-



Label : Reprise Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Start The Car (Jude Cole)
02 - Worlds Apart (Jude Cole & Ron Aniello)
03 - Open Road (Jude Cole)
04 - Just Another Night (Jude Cole)
05 - Tell The Truth (Jude Cole & James Newton Howard)
06 - Intro (Jude Cole)
07 - Right There Now (Jude Cole)
08 - First Your Money (Then Your Clothes) (Jude Cole & George Green)
09 - It Comes Around (Jude Cole)
10 - Blame It On Fate (Jude Cole)
11 - A Place In The Line (Jude Cole)


Produced by Jude Cole & James Newton Howard
Executive Producer : Michael Ostin
Mixed by Chris Lord-Alge at Image Recording Studios
Recorded by Marc Greene, Chris Lord-Alge, Bob Schaper & Erich Gobel
Additional Engineering : Talley Sherwood, Michael Mason, Jason Roberts, Charlie Paakkari, J.J. Jessel & Mike Gibson
Recorded at Cherokee, Westlake, Oceanway & Capitol Studios
Additional Recording at  Track Record, Groove Masters & Image
Production Coordination : Julie Larson, Michael Mason & Kevin Allison


01 - Start The Car

John 'JR' Robinson : Drums
Neil Stubenhaus : Bass
Jude Cole : All Guitars, Mandolin & Background vocals
Sass Jordan : Female Vocal
Bill Payne : Piano
Marc Greene : Hammond
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Jerry Hey, Larry Williams, Gary Grant & Dan Higgins : Horns

02 - Worlds Apart

Pat Mastelotto : Drums
James Newton Howard : Keyboards
Jude Cole : All Guitars, Bass, Mandolin & Background vocals
Tommy Shaw & Jack Blades : Harmony & Background vocals

03 - Open Road

Jude Cole : All Guitars, Mandocello, Bass & Background vocals
James Newton Howard : Piano & Keyboards
Marc Greene : Hammond
Jeff Porcaro : Drums

04 - Just Another Night

Pat Mastelotto : Drums
Neil Stubenhaus : Bass
Jude Cole : All Guitars & Background vocals
James Newton Howard : Keyboards
Mike Finnigan : Organ
Sam Llanas : Additional Vocal

05 - Tell The Truth

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Leland 'Lee' Sklar : Bass
Jude Cole : Acoustic, Electric & Solo Guitars, Background vocals
James Newton Howard : Piano
Tim Pierce : Additional Guitars
Lenny Castro : Percussion
John Elefante & Chuck Sabatino : Background vocals
Robbie Buchanan : Programming

06 - Intro

Jude Cole : Guitars, Mandocello, Marxophone & Dulcimer
James Newton Howard : Keyboards

07 - Right There Now

James Newton Howard : Piano & Keyboards
John 'JR' Robinson : Drums
Leland 'Lee' Sklar : Bass
Jude Cole : All Guitars, Mandolin, Dulcimer, Banjo, Mandocello & Background vocals
Ron Aniello : Mandolin

08 - First Your Money (Then Your Clothes)

Jude Cole : All Guitars, Bass, Harmonica & Mandolin
Kenneth Kotwitz : Accordion
Jim Keltner : Drums
Richard Green : Violin
Marc Greene : Keyboards

09 - It Comes Around

John 'JR' Robinson : Drums
Neil Stubenhaus : Bass
Jude Cole : Acoustic, Electric & Solo Guitars, Background vocals
James Newton Howard : Piano, Hammond & Keyboards
Renee Geyer : Female Vocals
Michael Thompson : Additional Guitars
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Robert Parlee : Background vocals

10 - Blame It On Fate

John 'JR' Robinson : Drums
Neil Stubenhaus : Bass
Jude Cole : Acoustic, Electric & Solo Guitars
Ron Aniello : Additional Guitars
James Newton Howard : Keyboards & Piano
Steve Porcaro : Keyboards
John Elefante, Chuck Sabatino & Phillip Ingram : Background vocals
Jerry Hey, Larry Williams, Gary Grant & Dan Higgins : Horns

11 - A Place In The Line

Pat Mastelotto : Drums
Leland 'Lee' Sklar : Bass
Jude Cole : All Guitars & Background vocals
David Paich : Piano
James Newton Howard : Piano Solo
Robbie Buchanan : Keyboards

Jude Cole "A View From 3rd Street" (1990) -Soft Rock / AOR-



Label : Reprise Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Hallowed Ground (Jude Cole & George M. Green)
02 - Baby, It's Tonight (Jude Cole)
03 - House Full Of Reasons (Jude Cole)
04 - Get Me Through The Night (Jude Cole)
05 - Time For Letting Go (Jude Cole)
06 - Stranger To Myself (Jude Cole & David Tyson)
07 - This Time It's Us (Jude Cole)
08 - Heart Of Blues (Jude Cole)
09 - Compared To Nothing (Jude Cole)
10 - Prove Me Wrong (Jude Cole)


Produced by David Tyson
Executive Producer : Michael Ostin
Recorded by Greg Droman
Mixed by Chris Lord-Alge
Arranged by Jude Cole & David Tyson
Additional Arrangements on "House Full Of Reasons" by John Corey

Players :
Jude Cole : Lead vocals, All Acoustic, Electric Slide & Solo Guitars, Bass on "House Full Of Reasons", "Baby, It's Tonight", & "Prove Me Wrong", Piano on "Compared To Nothing", All Background vocals
David Tyson : Keyboards, Piano, Organ, Harmonium & Drum Programming
Pat Mastelotto : Drums & Percussion
Jeff Porcaro : Drums on "Compared To Nothing"
Leland 'Lee' Sklar : Bass
Tim Pierce : Additional Rhythm Guitars on "This Time It's Us", "Baby, It's Tonight", "Hallowed Ground", "Time For Letting Go" & "Get Me Through The Night"
Larry Williams : Saxophone on "Heart Of Blues" 
E.G. Daly : Background vocals on "Heart Of Blues" & "Get Me Through The Night"

Project Coordinator
: Shari Sutcliffe
Assistant Engineers : Bill Malina, Steve Montgomery, Stephen Harrison, Don Mack, Jeff Frickman, Robert Hart, Chris Puram & Micajah Ryan

Recorded in Los Angeles at Westlake Audio, The Village Recorder, Phase II Recording, Take One, Ocean Way & Clearlake Audio
Mixed at Skip Saylor Recording & The Grey Room
Mastered by Stephen Marcussen at Precision Lacquer

Mark Spiro "Now Is Then, Then Is Now" (1996) -AOR-



Label : Westcoast Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - All The Love We Kill (Mark Spiro & Tim Pierce)
02 - English Channel (John Waite, Mark Spiro & Tim Pierce)
03 - Stay Young (Jamey Jaz, Mark Spiro & Tim Pierce)
04 - In The Dark (Chas Sanford & Mark Spiro)
05 - Around You (Mark Spiro)
06 - Wind On The Water (Mark Spiro & Michael Thompson)
07 - Son With The Walking Shoes (Mark Spiro & Tim Pierce)
08 - London Is Burning (Mark Spiro, Steve Kipner & Tim Pierce)
09 - Dancing With Einstein (Mark Spiro & Michael Dan Ehmig)
10 - Through My Eyes (Dann Huff & Mark Spiro)
11 - Light In The Darkness (Eddie Arkin & Mark Spiro)
12 - Mid Western Skies (Mark Spiro & Michael Thompson)


Produced by Mark Spiro
All Keyboards & Programming by Mark Spiro
Except for "In The Dark" & "Stay Young"Arranged by Jamey Jaz
Background vocals by Mark Spiro
Guitars by Tim Pierce & Michael Thompson
Written & Recorded at home in The Angher Studio
Mastered by Peter Dahl at Cutting Room

Mike Francis "Let's Not Talk About It" (1984) -Contemporary R&B / Westcoast Rock-



Label : Concorde Records


Drapeau de l'Italie 01 - Night Time Lady (Remix) (Francesco Puccioni & Paul Micioni)
02 - Cover Girl (Francesco Puccioni)
03 - Ballad (Francesco Puccioni)
04 - Late Summer Night (Francesco Puccioni)
05 - This Love (Francesco Puccioni)
06 - Fall In Love (Francesco Puccioni & Lawrence A. Forsey)
07 - Let's Not Talk About It (Francesco Puccioni)
08 - Check It Out With The Groove (Francesco Puccioni)
09 - Survivor (Francesco Puccioni)


Musicians :
Mike Francis : Lead vocals, Background vocals, Guitars, Keyboards, Piano
Robert Masala : Bass, Keyboards & Fender Rhodes
Massimiliano Di Carlo : Electric Guitar
Walter Martino : Drums & Percussion
Agostino Marangolo : Cymbals on "Survivor"
Lawrence A. Forsey : Background vocals
Dino D'Autorio : Bass on "Cover Girl"
Mike Fraser : Piano on "Night Time Lady"
Pasquale Schembry : Flugelhorn on "Late Summer Night"

Mixed by Mark Covaccioli
Arranged by Mike Francis
Mastered by Marcello Spiridioni
Produced by Paul & Peter Miccioni for Concorde Records

17/08/2018

Sparkling ☆ Cherry "Mirage" (2018) -City Pop-



Label : Fly High Records


Drapeau du Japon 01 - Mirage (Cherry)
02 - リアリティ (Cherry)
03 - エンドロール (Cherry)
04 - コバルトブルーシティ (Cherry)
05 - Shangri-la (Cherry & Yoshiro)
06 - 東京Dreamer (Cherry)
07 - フリンジデート (Feat.杉真理) (Cherry & Yoshiro)
08 - Don’t Give Up Your Love (Cherry)
09 - PlayButton (Cherry)
10 - Ending (Cherry)


Sparkling ☆ Cherry 
Vocals & Chorus : Cherry
Fender Bass : Yoshiro
Electric & Acoustic Guitars : Hiromichi Wakabayashi
Drums : Satoshi Nishimura
Piano & Keyboards : Takashi Aoki

Special Guest Musicians
Duet Vocal : Masamichi Sugi (07), Kingo Hamada (10)
Chorus : Masamichi Sugi & Kingo Hamada (05)
Percussions : Mataro Misawa (01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 08 & 09)
Trumpet : Yoshitsugu Koide (02 & 08)

All Songs Arranged by Sparkling ☆ Cherry
(Except 07 by Kazuhito Murata & Sparkling ☆ Cherry)
Horn Section Arranged by Yoshitsugu Koide

Sound Produced by Sparkling ☆ Cherry
Directed by Kazuo Dobashi (Fly High Records)
Recording & Mixing Engineer : Tohru Abe
Assistant Engineers : Yuta Kobayashi (Power House Studio), Shintaro Kasahara (Studio Mech)
Recorded at Power House Studio, Studio Mech
Mastering Engineer : Mitsuyasu Abe (Sony Music Studios, Tokyo)

Total Produced by Toshikazu Kanazawa

Welcome "Welcome" (1983) -AOR-



Label : Pelo Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Once In A Lifetime (Robert Alary, Pier Bordeleau & Richard Dubuck)
02 - Lead On (Luc Poirier, Pier Bordeleau & Robert Alary)
03 - No Pity At All (Richard Dubuck)
04 - Josie (Richard Dubuck, Robert Alary & Pier Bordeleau)


Jean Claude Beliveau : Chanteur
Robert Alary : Bassiste
Michael Taillon : Batteur
Pier Bordeleau : Guitariste
Richard Dubuck : Pianiste / Synthétiseur
Louis Du Plessis : Synthétiseur

Executive Producer : Luc Lavallée
Recorded at Studio Pelo
Engineers : Bob Labrosse & Jean Paquin
Mixed at Studio Pelo by Billy Szawlowski
Produced & Arranged by Welcome

Absolute 9 "Absolute 9 " (1986) -AOR-



Label : Whitecroft Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Stop Thinking (Tim Caufield & Absolute 9)
02 - Love And Work (Tim Caufield & Absolute 9)
03 - Fence (Tim Caufield & Absolute 9)
04 - The Gift (Tim Caufield & Absolute 9)
05 - She Believes (Tim Caufield & Absolute 9)
06 - We're Waiting (Tim Caufield & Absolute 9)


Produced & Engineered by Rob Hewes for Robbinsong
David Mockford : Assistant Engineer
Keyboards by Rob Hewes
Mastered in Los Angeles at Location Recording Service

Tim Caufield : Lead vocals & Guitar
Case Caufield : Bass
Dave St. Pierre : Lead Guitar
Paul Drake : Drums & Vocals

Secret Steps "Confidential" (1985) -AOR-



Label : Impaxx Records, Ltd.


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Lie To Myself (?)
02 - Confidential (?)
03 - Not Tonight (?)
04 - Going Nowhere Fast (?)
05 - Separate Ways (?)
06 - Adventure (?)
07 - Can't Wait Anymore (?)
08 - Don't Say A Word (?)


Produced by Frank Buonadonna & Secret Steps
Executive Producer : Mark Asciutto 
Recorded & Mixed at Network Sound Studio, NYC
Mastered by Tony Dawsey at Masterdisk, NYC

Ronnie Sena : Lead Guitar
Bobby Gordon : Drums & B.Vox
Brian Stable : Vocals & Keyboards
Michael Corsi : Guitar & B.Vox
Mark Lederer : Bass

Shivers "Falling In Love" (1981) -Westcoast Rock-



Label : A&M Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Steal My Love (Greg Stahl)
02 - How Can I Tell You Now (Greg Stahl)
03 - Louisiana Lullabye (Gary Praeg & B. Bergen)
04 - I Want To Stay (Greg Stahl)
05 - Everyone Mist Hide Their Wings Away (T. Trink)
06 - So Hard To Be Lovers (Greg Stahl & Gary Praeg)
07 - Second Sight (Greg Stahl)
08 - Anymore (Jim Nelson & Greg Stahl)
09 - (Hey Look At You) You're In Love Again (J. Unger)
10 - Flying Blind (J. Unger)


Gary Praeg : Lead vocals, Background vocals, Guitars & Synthesizer
Greg Stahl : Lead vocals, Background vocals & Guitars
Jim Nelson : Rhythm & Lead Guitars, Piano, Synthesizer
Al Berdayes : Congas & Percussion
Jervonny Collier : Bass
Steve Nolton : Drums

Produced by Gary Praeg for General Music Incorporated
Executive Producers : Johnny Powers & Gordon Prince
Project Co-ordinator & Album Sequencing : Michael Godin
Horn & String Arrangements : John Allen
Recorded & Mixed at Cloudborn Productions Studios, Grosse Pointe, Mich.
Engineered by Mike DeMarino, Rick Kerr & Gary Praeg

Special Thanks to Jack Dolton for Banjo on "Louisiana Lullabye"

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Mike Thomas Band "Circular Motion" (1989) -Melodic Rock / AOR-



Label : Powerhouse Records


Drapeau des États-Unis Drapeau de la France 01 - Circular Motion (Jean-Pierre Massiera, Mike Thomas & Josquin Turenne des Pres)
02 - Too Much Love In The Hole (Jean-Pierre Massiera, Mike Thomas & Josquin Turenne des Pres)
03 - In The Cold Of The Night (Jean-Pierre Massiera, Mike Thomas & Josquin Turenne des Pres)
04 - Song Of Freedom (Jean-Pierre Massiera, Mike Thomas & Josquin Turenne des Pres)
05 - I Can't Wait (Jean-Pierre Massiera, Mike Thomas & Josquin Turenne des Pres)
06 - Let's Rendez-Vous (Bernard Torelli, Mike Thomas, Patrick Cascino & Josquin Turenne des Pres)
07 - Whole Lotta Love (Jimmy Page & Robert Plant)
08 - Bahia (Jean-Pierre Massiera, Mike Thomas & Josquin Turenne des Pres)


Produced by Jean-Pierre Massiera for Midibox in Association with J.P. Bovis & J.C. Pleyel
Recorded at Super Bar Studios (Barts/Loup, France) & J. Jaurus Studios (Paris, France)
Engineered by Jean-Marie Geraud, Christophe Massiera & Jean-Pierre Massiera
Additional Engineering : Fred Grenier
Mixed by Christophe Massiera

The Mike Thomas Band :
Mike Thomas : Vocals
Bernard Torelli : Guitars
Patrick Cascino : Keyboards & Backing vocals
Roger Capello : Percussion & Backing vocals

With A Little Help From :
Tony Brenes & Mam Houari : Horns
Marianne Capello, Cathy Grall, René & Micky Figlioni, Michel St. Jean, Fred Betin, Patrick & Siselle Attali, Cathy Féraud, Marc 'The Indian' & Michel Cardix : Backing vocals

Electronics & Computer Programming by Patrick Cascino, Bernard Torelli & Christophe Massiera

Eight Seconds "Almacantar" (1986) -Lite AOR-



Label : Polydor Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Sincere (Eight Seconds)
02 - Kiss You (When It’s Dangerous) (Eight Seconds)
03 - Call And A Cry (Eight Seconds)
04 - Just Pretend (Eight Seconds)
05 - Commissioner St. (Eight Seconds)
06 - Where’s Bula (Eight Seconds)
07 - Zoë (Eight Seconds)
08 - Wings (Eight Seconds)
09 - Listen (Eight Seconds)
10 - Land Of The Monster (Eight Seconds)


Produced by Rupert Hine
Recorded & Mixed by Stephen W. Tayler
Assisted by Andrew Scarth
Except "Zoë" Mixed by Andrew Scarth
Recorded & Mixed at Farmyard Studios, Buckinghamshire, England

March Cesare : Bass
Marc Parent : Guitars
Scott Milks : Drums & Vocal
Andrés Del Castillo : Vocal & Guitar
Frank Levin : Keyboards & Vocal

Robin Gibb "Walls Have Eyes" (1985) -Lite AOR-



Label : Polydor Records


Drapeau de l'Australie 01 - You Don't Say Us Anymore (Robin & Maurice Gibb)
02 - Like A Fool (Robin, Barry & Maurice Gibb)
03 - Heartbeat In Exile (Robin, Barry & Maurice Gibb)
04 - Remedy (Robin, Barry & Maurice Gibb)
05 - Toys (Robin, Barry & Maurice Gibb)
06 - Someone To Believe In (Barry, Robin & Maurice Gibb)
07 - Gone With The Wind (Robin & Maurice Gibb)
08 - These Walls Have Eyes (Barry, Robin & Maurice Gibb)
09 - Possession (Robin, Barry & Maurice Gibb)
10 - Do You Love Her ? (Robin, Barry & Maurice Gibb)


Produced by Tom Dowd* & Maurice Gibb**

*For Tom Dowd Productions
**Moby Inc.

Drums : Sandy Gennaro
Keyboards : Maurice Gibb, Mitchell Fromm & Duane Hitchings
Guitars : Steve Farris & George Terry
Bass : Moby, Phil Chen ("Gone With The Wind")
Horns : Also Reed & Ed Calle
Backing vocals : The 'G' Twins except "Toys" Barry, Robin & Maurice Gibb

Recorded at Middle Ear Studio, Miami & Criteria Studio, Miami
Engineered by Dennis Hetzendorfer
Assisted by Lee Shapiro
Midi Programming & Sampling : Scott Glasel
Digital Editing : John Moran for Digital Services, Houston, TX
Mixed at Studio 55
Engineer : Bill Schnee
Assistant Engineer : Glen Holguin
Mastered at Mastering Lab
Engineer : Doug Sax