05/06/2015

Elkie Brooks "Shooting Star" (1978) -Blue-Eyed Soul-



Label : A&M Records


01 - Only Love Can Break Your Heart (Neil Young)
02 - Be Positive (Elkie Brooks)
03 - Since You Went Away (Jean Roussel & Jerry Knight)
04 - Putting My Heart On The Line (Peter Frampton)
05 - Stay With Me (Rod Stewart, Ron Wood & Stevie Wonder)
06 - Learn To Love (Ned Doheny)
07 - Too Precious (Elkie Brooks & Tim Hinkley)
08 - Shooting Star (Pete Gage)
09 - Just An Excuse (Elkie Brooks)


Album Produced by David Kershenbaum at CBS Studios, London & Producers Workshop, Los Angeles - Spring 1978
Mike Ross - Recording Engineer CBS - Assisted by Andrew Clark
Mark Smith - Recording & Mixing Engineer - Producers Workshop - Assisted by Ed Schaff
Album Mastered by Bernie Grundman, A&M Studios, Los Angeles


The Band :

Jean Roussell : All Keyboards
Elliott Randall : Electric & Acoustic Guitars
Jerry Knight : Bass
Andy Newmark : Drums


Plus :

Peter Gage : Guitar on Tracks 02 & 09
Simon Morton : Percussion on Tracks 02, 03, 04, 06 & 07
All Background vocals by Elkie Brooks
+ Jerry Knight on Tracks 01, 03 & 06
All Arrangements by Elliott Randall
(+ Jerry Knight on Tracks 01 & 06 & Jean Roussell on Track 06)
Except Tracks 03 (Jean Roussell), Track 05 (Pete Gage)