15/12/2015

America "Archives Vol. 1" (2015) -Soft Rock / Folk Pop-



Label : Warner Bros. Music / Human Nature Music


01 - Ventura Highway (Dewey Bunnell)
02 - Daisy Jane (Gerry Beckley)
03 - It's Life (Dan Peek)
04 - Rainbow Song (Dewey Bunnell)
05 - I Need You (Gerry Beckley)
06 - Horse With No Name (Dewey Bunnell)
07 - Sister Golden Hair (Gerry Beckley)
08 - Woman Tonight (Dan Peek)
09 - Rainy Day (Dan Peek)
10 - Only In Your Heart (Gerry Beckley)
11 - Cornwall, Blank (Dewey Bunnell)
12 - Look Up, Look Down (Gerry Beckley)
13 - Green Monkey (Dewey Bunnell)
14 - Story Of A Teenager (Gerry Beckley & Dan Peek)
15 - Riverside (Dewey Bunnell)


Executive Producer, Compiled, Archived & Editing : Jeff Larson


01 - Ventura Highway

Alternate Mix - The Record Plant, Los Angeles, CA, 1972
Lead vocal : Dewey Bunnell
Acoustic Guitars & Backing vocals : Gerry Beckley & Dan Peek
Bass : Joe Osborn
Drums : Hal Blaine
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)

02 - Daisy Jane

Rehearsal - The Record Plant, Sausalito, CA, 1975
Lead vocal & Piano : Gerry Beckley
Acoustic Guitars : Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek
Bass : David Dickey
Congas : Willie Leacox
Produced by George Martin

03 - It's Life

Alternate Mix - The Record Plant, Los Angeles, CA, 1973
Lead vocal, Acoustic & Electric Guitar : Dan Peek
Piano : Gerry Beckley
Acoustic Guitars : Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek
Bass : David Dickey
Drums : Hal Blaine
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)

04 - Rainbow Song

Demo - Buzz Studios, King's Road, Los Angeles, CA, 1973
Lead vocal & Acoustic Guitar : Dewey Bunnell
Backing vocals : Gerry Beckley & Dan Peek
Electric Guitar : Dewey Bunnell
Piano & Bass : Gerry Beckley
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)

05 - I Need You

Alternate Mix - Trident Studios, London, 1971
Lead vocal, Piano & Bass : Gerry Beckley
Acoustic Guitar : Dewey Bunnell
Electric 12 String Guitar : Dan Peek
Drums : Dave Atwood
Produced by Ian Samwell

06 - Horse With No Name

Alternate Early Mix - Morgan Studios, London, 1971
Lead vocal & Acoustic Guitar : Dewey Bunnell
12 String Acoustic Guitar : Gerry Beckley
Bass : Dan Peek
Drums : Kim Hayworth
Percussion : Ray Cooper
Produced by Ian Samwell

07 - Sister Golden Hair

Demo - Buzz Studios, King's Road, Los Angeles, CA, 1973
Lead & Harmony Vocal, Acoustic Guitars : Gerry Beckley
Produced by Gerry Beckley

08 - Woman Tonight

Rehearsal - The Record Plant, Sausaliti, CA, 1975
Lead vocals : Dan Peek, Gerry Beckley & Dewey Bunnell
Piano : Gerry Beckley
Backing vocals : America
Acoustic & Electric Guitars : Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek
Bass : David Dickey
Drums : Willie Leacox
Produced by George Martin

09 - Rainy Day

Alternate Mix - Chalk Farm Studios, 1971
Lead vocal & 12 String Acoustic Guitar : Dan Peek
6 String Acoustic Guitars & Background vocals : Dewey Bunnell & Gerry Beckley
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)

10 - Only In Your Heart

Demo - Buzz Studios, King's Road, Los Angeles, CA, 1972
Lead & Harmony Vocals, Piano, Acoustic Guitar, Bass & Drums : Gerry Beckley
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek

11 - Cornwall, Blank

Early Rehearsal - The Record Plant, Los Angeles, 1972
Lead vocal : Dewey Bunnell
Backing vocals : Gerry Beckley & Dan Peek
Acoustic Guitars : Gerry Beckley & Dewey Bunnell
Electric Guitar : Dan Peek
Bass : Joe Osborn
Drums : Hal Blaine
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)

12 - Look Up, Look Down

Unreleased / Demo - Buzz Studios, King's Road, Los Angeles, CA, 1973
Lead vocal, Acoustic Guitar, Bass & Drums : Gerry Beckley
Backing vocals : Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek
Produced by Gerry Beckley

13 - Green Monkey

Demo - Buzz Studios, King's Road, Los Angeles, CA, 1973
Lead vocal : Dewey Bunnell
Backing vocals : Gerry Beckley & Dan Peek
Acoustic Guitar : Dewey Bunnell
Electric Guitars : Gerry Beckley & Dan Peek
Bass : Gerry Beckley
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)

14 - Story Of A Teenager

Rehearsal - The Record Plant, Sausalito, 1975
Lead vocals : Dan Peek & Gerry Beckley
Piano : Gerry Beckley
Backing vocals : Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek
Acoustic & Electric Guitars : Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek
Bass : David Dickey
Drums : Willie Leacox
Produced by George Martin

15 - Riverside

Live in Studio - Chalk Farm Studios, 1971
Vocals & Acoustic Guitars : America
Produced by America (Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell & Dan Peek)