20/01/2016

The V.T's "The V.T's" (1980) -Power Pop / AOR-



Label : Criminal Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Do The Bossa Nova (John McBurnie)
02 - Slow Dancing (John McBurnie)
03 - True Love* (John McBurnie)
04 - Night People* (John McBurnie & Vivienne McAuliffe)
05 - It's All Right (John McBurnie)
06 - Don't Worry Baby (John McBurnie)
07 - Hold On To Something Good (John McBurnie)
08 - Non Merci (John McBurnie)
09 - Modern Love* (John McBurnie & Steve Holly)
10 - Strange Conversations (Andy Dalby & Robbie Jack)
11 - Throw Down The Dice (John McBurnie)
12 - Falling* (John McBurnie)


Produced by Larry Carlton
*Produced by The V.T's
Remixed by Larry Carlton
Engineers : Larry Carlton & Andy Dalby
Assistant Engineers : Steve Carlton, Andy Lewellyn, Nick Bradford & John McBurnie
Recorded at Room 335, Hollywood, except *Recorded at Matrix Studios, London & Remixed at Room 335

The V.T's :
John McBurnie : Vocals, Fender Guitar, Rhythm Guitar & Misc
Andy Dalby : Gibson Lead Guitar & Rhythm Guitar
Phil Curtis : Bass 

Musicians :
Drums : John Ferraro & Steve Holly
Keyboards : Brian Mann, William 'D' Smith, Michael Omartian, Dave Rose, Brian Chatton, David Benoit & Betsy Cook
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Saxophone : Tom Scott & Mel Collins
Backing vocals : Vivienne McAuliffe, Betsy Cook, Bill Champlin & Steve Holly

19/01/2016

Greenway "Serious Business" (1988) -AOR-



Label : Atlantic Recording Corporation


Drapeau du Canada 01 - In The Danger Zone (Brian Greenway & Tracy Howe)
02 - Right Track (Brian Greenway, Fred Mollin & Marty Simon)
03 - Playin' To Win (Brian Greenway & Marty Simon)
04 - Serious Business (Brian Greenway & Marty Simon)
05 - I Can't Hold Back (Brian Greenway)
06 - Let It Go (Brian Greenway & Tracy Howe)
07 - R U Ready For Love (Brian Greenway & Marty Simon)
08 - I Believe In You (Brian Greenway)
09 - It's Alright (Brian Greenway, Jean Roussel & Marty Simon)
10 - I Can't Say No (Brian Greenway, Tracy Howe & Marty Simon)


Produced by Marty Simon
With Paul Northfield for Mars Music Corp.
Recorded at Le Studio, Morin Heights, Quebec & Endel Studio, St. Charles, Quebec
Engineer : Paul Northfield, Assisted by Paul Milner & Robert Dejoya
Additional Recording : Sound Interchange, Toronto & Studio Marko, Montreal, Assisted by Jean-Philippe Gelinas ; Studio Victor, Assisted by Reggie
Mixed by Paul Northfield at Le Studio
Mastering : Bob Ludwig / Masterdisk

Serious Business Band :
Brian Greenway : Vocals, Lead Guitars, Slide Guitars & Keyboards
Aldo Nova : Keyboards & Programming, Midi-Magic
Andy Newmark : Drums
Daniel Barbe : Keyboards
Marty Simon : Synclavier, Keyboards & Music Direction

Additional Musicians :
Rhythm Guitars : Mike Hehir & Bill Beaudoin
Bass Guitars : Claude Arsenault & Ivan Elias
Keyboards : Scott Price & Jean Roussel
Background vocals : Alan Jordan, Nanette Workman, Michel Pagliaro, Aldo Nova & Marty Simon
Guitar Solo on "In The Danger Zone" : Alex Lifeson
Texas Judge : John Arceneaux

Life By Night "Life By Night" (1985) -AOR-



Label : Manhattan Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Phone To Phone (Tom Croucier)
02 - I Believe In You (Tom Croucier)
03 - Angel (Tom Croucier)
04 - Non Stop World (Tom Croucier)
05 - No One Knows (Tom Croucier & George Marinelli)
06 - Automatic (Tom Croucier)
07 - Trouble (Tom Croucier)
08 - For No Reason (Tom Croucier)
09 - Situation (Tom Croucier)
10 - Life By Night (Tom Croucier)


Produced by Richie Zito
Engineered by Michael Frondelli & Joe Chicarelli
Mixing Engineer : Michael Frondelli
Assistant Engineers : Dave Leonard, Steve Himmelfab, Dave Hernandez & Robert Corti
Synthesizer Programming : Arthur Barrow
Recorded at MCA Whitney & Capitol Studio B
Mixed at Capitol Studio C
Mastering at Sterling Sound by Ted Jensen

Life By Night :
Kevin Anderson : Keyboards & Vocals
Jeff Naideau : Keyboards, Rhythm Guitar & Vocals
Tom Croucier : Lead vocals & Bass
Stuart Mathis : Guitar & Vocals
Bryan Hitt : Drums

18/01/2016

A440 "A440" (1986) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : Polygram Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Method To My Madness (Tom Walsh & Nick Brown)
02 - Flair For The Dramatic (Nick Brown)
03 - Take Me To Heart (Nick Brown)
04 - Out Of Sight Out Of Mind (Nick Brown)
05 - Curiosity (Matt Bissonette & Nick Brown)
06 - Don't Tell Nobody (Nick Brown)
07 - Manhunt (Nick Brown)
08 - Labor Of Love (Nick Brown)
09 - Under Pressure (Nick Brown)
10 - Shannon (Nick Brown)


Produced by Nick Brown
Executive Producer : John Ryan for Chicago Kid Productions
Recorded at :
Sounder Studios - Granada Hills, CA
Wayne Cook Studios - Glendale, CA
P.I.V. Studios - Van Nuys, CA
Mixed at Channel Recording - Burbank, CA
Additional Mixing : Hollywood Sound Studios
Recording Engineers : Mark Creamer & Hal Sacks
Additional Engineering : Andy Waterman
Assistant Engineer : Hal Sacks
Mastered by Steve Hall at Future Disc - Hollywood, CA

A440 :
Tom La Verdi : Vocals
Nick Brown : Guitar
Tom Walsh : Drums
Rich Guttenberg : Keyboards
Matt Bissonette : Bass & Vocals 

Special thanks to these Vocalists & Instrumentalists for lending their talent to this record : Mary Bernard, Dara Bernard, Tampa Lann Murphy, Mark Creamer, Joe Pizzulo, Brian Mann, Jeff Boynton & Keith Nelson

17/01/2016

John Parr "John Parr" (1986) -Soft Rock-



Label : Mercury Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Running The Endless Mile* (John Parr)
02 - Making Love With A Stranger** (John Parr & Julia Downes)
03 - Everything They Said Was True** (John Parr & Julia Downes) 


*Produced by Jerry Hey & John Parr
**Produced by Pete Solley

John Parr "Running The Endless Mile" (1986) -AOR / Soft Rock-



Label : Atlantic Recording Corporation


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Two Hearts (John Parr)
02 - Don't Worry 'Bout Me (John Parr)
03 - King Of Lies (John Parr)
04 - Running The Endless Mile (John Parr)
05 - Don't Leave Your Mark On Me (Mark 2) (John Parr & Julia Downes)
06 - Scratch (John Parr)
07 - Do It Again (John Parr & Julia Downes)
08 - Blame It On The Radio (John Parr)
09 - The Story Still Reamins The Same (Vices) (John Parr & Julia Downes)
10 - Steal You Away (Flight Of The Spruce Goose) (John Parr)


Written, Performed & Produced by John Parr 
Jerry Hey Co-Produced "Don't Leave Your Mark On Me (Mark 2)
Mastered at Abbey Road Studios by Steve Rook


01 - Two Hearts

Keyboards & Sax : Richard Cottle
Guitars : Chris Marra & John Parr
Drums & Percussion : Graham Broad
Bass : Brad Lang
Backgrounds : Roddy Matthews & John Parr
Engineered by Pete Hammond

02 - Don't Worry 'Bout Me

Keyboards : Peter John Vettese
Guitars : Peter Bonus
Drums Programmed by John Parr & Peter Hammond
Backgrounds : Roddy Matthews & John Parr
Engineered by Pete Hammond

03 - King Of Lies

Keyboards : Peter John Vettese
Guitar, Organ & Bass : John Parr
Programming : Neil Richmond
Engineered by Mark Eden

04 - Running The Endless Mile

Keyboards : Richard Cottle
Guitar : Chris Marra
Drums & Percussion : Graham Broad
Bass : Brad Lang
Sax : Martin Dobson
Guitar Solo : John Parr
Engineered by Will Gosling & Pete Hammond

05 - Don't Leave Your Mark On Me (Mark 2)

Keyboards : Randy Kerber & Steve Bodicker
Guitars : Michael Landau
Drums & Percussion : Jeff Porcaro
Backgrounds : John Sambataro, Chuck Kirkpatrick & John Parr
Horns : Jerry Hey
Engineered by Brian Tench

06 - Scratch

Keyboards : Tony Mitman & John Parr
Guitars : Craig Jones
Backgrounds : Lee Matty & Gill O'Donovan
Drums & Percussion Programmed by Pete Hammond & John Parr
Guitar Solo : John Parr
Engineered by Pete Hammond

07 - Do It Again

Keyboards : John Cook & Peter John Vettese
Guitar : Chris Marra
Drums & Percussion : Graham Broad
Bass : Brad Lang
Backgrounds : Karen Sambrooke
Engineered by Tony Taverner

08 - Blame It On The Radio

Keyboards : Peter John Vettese & John Cook
Guitars : Chris Marra
Drums & Percussion : Graham Broad
Bass : Brad Lang
Engineered by Tony Taverner

09 - The Story Still Reamins The Same (Vices)

Keyboards : Julia Downes & John Parr
Bass : Brad Lang
Drums Programmed by John Parr
Programming : Neil Richmond
Engineered by Jim Preen

10 - Steal You Away (Flight Of The Spruce Goose)

Keyboards : John Cook & Richard Cottle
Guitar : Chris Marra
Drums : Tony Beard
Percussion : Graham Broad
Sax : Richard Cottle
Bass : Brad Lang
Backgrounds : Morty, Chris Thompson & John Parr
Engineered by Brian Tench

Sandi Patti "The Gift Goes On" (1983) -CCM / Christmas Music-



Label : Impact Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Worship The King (Billy Smiley & Bill George)
02 - Worship The Gift (Medley: It Came Upon A Midnight Clear / Away In A Manger / What Child Is This? / O Little Town Of Bethlehem) (Edmond H Sears & Richard S. Willis) / (William J. Kirkpatrick) / (William C. Dix) / (Phillip Brooks & Lewis H. Redner)
03 - The Gift Goes On (Ron Harris & Claire Cloniger)
04 - Christmas Was Meant For Children (Gordon Goodman & Chuck Evans)
05 - Jesu Bambino / O Holy Night (Pietro Yon) / (John S. Dwight)
06 - Worship The King (Reprise) (Billy Smiley & Bill George)
07 - Celebrate The Gift (Medley: Rejoice / For Unto Us A Child Is Born / Hark! The Herald Angels Sing / Joy To The World) (George F. Handel) / (George F. Handel) / (Charles Wesley) / (Isaac Wesley)
08 - I Wonder As I Wander (John Jacob Watts)
09 - O Magnify The Lord (Dick Tunney & Melodie Tunney)
10 - Bethlehem Morning (Morris Chapman)
11 - Merry Christmas With Love / Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (Billy Smiley & Greg Davis) / (Hugh Martin & Ralph Blane)


Produced by Greg Nelson, Sandi Patti Helvering & David T. Clydesdale 
Executive Producer : John L. Helvering
Arranged, Orchestrated & Conducted by David T. Clyderdale
Recorded Live at Sound Shop, Nashville, TN & Bullett Studio, Nashville, TN
Engineer : Bob Clark
Assistant Engineers : Chris McCollum & Doug Sarret
Mastered at Master Mix, Nashville, TN
Mastering Engineer : Hank Williams
Plated at Europa Disc, New York

Musicians :
Drums : Mark Hammond
Acoustic Guitar : John Darnall
Acoustic & Electric Guitar : Brent Rowan
Synthesizers : Mark Gersmehl
Keyboards : Dave Huntsinger
Acoustic & Electric Bass : Craig Nelson
Percussion : Farrell Morris
Harp : Cindy Reynolds
English Horn & Oboe : Bobby Taylor
Flute : Ann Richards
The Nashville String Machine : Carl Gorodetzky, George Binkley, Dennis Molchan, Walt Schwede, Pam Vanosdale, Lennie Haight, Stephanie Woolf, Phyllis Hiltz, Virginia Christensen, Pauli Ewing, Rebecca Lynch, Carol Walker (Violins) ; Gary Vanosdale, Dan Furth, Kris Wilkinson (Violas) ; Roy Christensen, David Boyle, Martha McCrory & Inez Boyle (Cellos)
Background Vocalists : Beverly Darnall, Sandi Patti Helvering, Rachel Lebon, Luanne Mohr, Melodie Tunney, Karla Worley, Brian Carr, John Darnall, Rick Gibson, Steve Green, Jon Mohr & Gary Musick
Special Help on "The Gift Goes On" by The Katie Hill Singers : Tammy Dorris, Beth Early, Shelley Hanned, Aimee Lingerfelt, Shannon Love, Julie Parton, Ashley Scott, Terry Coker, Troy Deason, Danny Montgomery, Richie Presley & Brian Terrell

David Patton "David Patton" (1971) -Country Rock-



Label : Wooden Nickel Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - You Are Gone (David Patton & Lisa Stember)
02 - The T.V.A. (David Patton)
03 - The Devil In Me (David Patton)
04 - Lincoln Freed Me Today (David Patton)
05 - I'd Rather Be At The Grand Ole Opry (David Patton)
06 - Bourgeoise Woman (David Patton)
07 - Winter's Comin' On (David Patton)
08 - Only Yesterday (David Patton)
09 - Back To Atlanta (David Patton)
10 - No, Not Now (David Patton)
11 - That Girl (David Patton)


Produced by James Lee Golden & Barry Alan Fasman
Strings Arrangements by Barry Alan Fasman

Pickers :
David Patton : Guitar & Vocals
Larry Carlton : Guitar, Banjo & Dobro
Larry Brown : Drums
Tom Hensley : Keyboards
Bill Perry : Bass
Buddy Emmons : Steel Guitar

Recorded in Quantum Recording Studios, June 1971 / Engineering by Don Sciarrotta
Remixed at Wally Heider Studio 1, July 1971 / Engineering by Rik Pekkonen

Tom De Luca "Down To The Wire" (1986) -Melodic Rock / AOR-


Label : Epic Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - 57 Chevy (Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes)
02 - Runaway Hearts (Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes)
03 - Chasing Shadows (Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes)
04 - Dirty Fingers (Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes)
05 - Fire In The Night (Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes)
06 - Down To The Wire (Tom De Luca & Gary Harrison)
07 - Going The Distance (Tom De Luca, Jeff Ross & Ronnie Brooks)
08 - Stone In Your Heart (Tom De Luca, Ronnie Brooks & Harold Tipton)
09 - Betrayed (Tom De Luca & S. Diamond)
10 - Reunion (Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes)


Produced by James Guthrie
Recorded & Mixed by James Guthrie
Recorded in England, October 1985 to January 1986 at Angel, Audio International, Swanyard & Utopia Studios
Mixed at Eden
Assistant Engineers : Tom Leader, Martin Russell & Irene Kelly
"57 Chevy" Mixed by Tom Werman & Duane Baron at Cherokee Studios
"57 Chevy", "Dirty Fingers", "Fire In The Night", "Down To The Wire" & "Reunion" Arranged by Tom De Luca & Taylor Rhodes
"Runaway Hearts" Arranged by Tom De Luca & James Guthrie
"Chasing Shadows" Arranged by Tom De Luca, Taylor Rhodes & James Guthrie
"Going The Distance" Arranged by Tom De Luca & Ronnie Brooks
"Stone In Your Heart" Arranged by Tom De Luca, Ronnie Brooks & Harold Tipton
"Betrayed" Arranged by Tom De Luca & S. Diamond

The Players :
Tom De Luca : Lead vocals, Background vocals, Guitar & Harmonica
Derek O'Neil : Guitar
Mickey Feat : Bass Guitar & Background vocals
Jamie Lane : Drums
Danny Schogger : Keyboards
Taylor Rhodes : Keyboards & Background vocals
Gary Barnacle : Saxophone
Martin Ditcham : Percussion 

Hunter "Dreams Of Ordinary Men" (1986) -Melodic Rock / AOR-



Label : Polydor Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Dreams Of Ordinary Men** (Marc Hunter, Todd Rundgren, Todd Hunter, Alan Mansfield & Doane Perry)
02 - Speak No Evil** (Johanna Pigott, Todd Hunter & Alan Mansfield)
03 - Nothing To Lose*** (Johanna Pigott & Todd Hunter)
04 - Western Girls** (Sharon O'Neill, Alan Mansfield, Marc Hunter & Todd Rundgren)
05 - Rain* (Marc Hunter, Johanna Pingott & Todd Hunter)
06 - Temptation** (Johanna Pigott, Todd Hunter & Alan Mansfield)
07 - Midnight Sun (Todd Rundgren)
08 - Intensive Care** (Marc Hunter & Alan Mansfield)
09 - Forever And Ever** (Johanna Pigott, Todd Hunter & Alan Mansfield)
10 - Smoke** (Johanna Pigott, Marc Hunter & Todd Hunter)

Bonus Tracks

11 - Start It Up (Marc Hunter, Todd Hunter, Alan Mansfield & Doane Perry)
12 - When I'm Gone (Marc Hunter & Martin Briley)
13 - Love Don't Stop (Johanna Pigott & Todd Hunter)


Produced by Todd Rundgren for Alchemedia Productions
Except *Produced by Alan Mansfield 
Engineered by Todd Rundgren & Chris Andersen
**Remixed by Jason Corsaro & Jim Boyer at The Power Station, New York
***Remixed by Michael Frondelli at Electric Lady Studio, New York

Hunter :
Marc Hunter : Vocals
Todd Hunter : Bass & Vocals
Alan Mansfield : Keyboards
Doane Perry : Drums
Tommy Emmanuel : Guitars

Additional Musicians :
Todd Rundgren : Guitars & Backing vocals
Lenny Pickett : Sax
Gary Window : Sax
Robert Taylor : Guitars*
Kerry Jacobson : Drums*
Paul Hewson : Keyboards*
*On "Rain" Only

Doucette "The Douce Is Loose" (1979) -Westcoast Rock / AOR-



Label : Mushroom Records


Drapeau du Canada 01 - Run Buddy Run (Jerry Doucette)
02 - Rita (Jerry Doucette & Ira Hirschel)
03 - Someday (Jerry Doucette & Duris Maxwell)
04 - Father Dear Father (Jerry Doucette)
05 - Nobody (Jerry Doucette & Duris Maxwell)
06 - Before I Die (Jerry Doucette)
07 - All Over Me (Jerry Doucette)
08 - Further On Up The Road (Don Robey & Joe Veasey)


Produced by John Ryan for Chicago Kid Productions, Inc.
Engineered by Bill Drescher
Recorded & Mixed at Sound City Studios, Van Nuys, California
Except for "Further On Up The Road" - Recorded at Lou Blair's Refinery in Calgary, Alberta
Mastered at Crystal Sound / Hollywood, California

Musicians :
Jerry Doucette : Lead vocals, Background vocals, Lead & Rhythm Guitars, Drums on "Someday"
Duris Maxwell : Drums, Percussion, Electric Piano & Organ on "Someday"
Donnie Cummings : Bass
Mark Olson : Keyboards
Ira Hirschel : Synthesizer on "Run Buddy Run"
Peter Hoorelbeke : Drums on "Run Buddy Run"
Orchestration by David Campbell

Paul Janz "Renegade Romantic" (1990) -AOR-



Label : A&M Records


Drapeau de l'Allemagne 01 - Every Little Tear (Paul Janz)
02 - Hold Me Tender (Paul Janz)
03 - Rocket To My Heart (Paul Janz)
04 - Almost Heaven (Paul Janz)
05 - Stand (Paul Janz)
06 - Stuck On You (Paul Janz)
07 - Love Walks In (Paul Janz)
08 - One Lovin' Touch (Paul Janz)
09 - Darling Drive (Paul Janz)
10 - Saddle Up (Paul Janz)


Produced by Bill Drescher
Co-Produced by Paul Janz
All Songs Written & Arranged by Paul Janz
Recorded & Mixed by Bill Drescher except "Every Little Tear" Mixed by Patrick Glover
Second Engineers : Mike Tacci, Chris Puram, Marc Ramaer, Chris Taylor, Alex Rodriguez, Nick Els, Leon Grandos, Besmer & Brett Newman

Paul Janz : Vocals, Keyboards, Drum Programming & Synth Bass
Tim McKenzie : Guitars
Michael Root : Drums
Rob Bailey : Keyboards & Programming
Miles Hill : Bass

Additional musicians :
Tom Colclough : Saxophone
Phil Chanel : Keyboards
Jim Bralower : Drum Programming
Jim McGillveray : Percussion

Recorded at One On One, Baby "O", Vancouver Studios, Ground Control, Sound City & Skip Saylors
Mixed at Skip Saylors & Little Mountain Sound
Originally Mastered at Masterdisk by Howie Weinberg

Hawks "Hawks" (1981) -AOR-



Label : CBS Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - It's All Right, It's O.K. (Dave Hearn)
02 - I Want You, I Need You (D. Cottrell)
03 - Right Away (Dave Steen)
04 - Lonely Nights (Frank Wiewel)
05 - Let Me In (Kirk Kaufman)
06 - Need Your Love (Kirk Kaufman)
07 - American Girls (Dave Hearn)
08 - The Admiral's Munity (Dave Hearn)
09 - Spend This Evening (Kirk Kaufman)
10 - Dancing In The Shadows (Dave Hearn)


Produced by Tom Werman for Julia's Music Inc.
Recorded & Mixed by Gary Ladinsky

Hawks :
Dave Hearn
Larry Adams
Frank Wiewel
Kirk Kaufman
Dave Steen

Eddie And The Tide "Looking For Adventure" (1987) -AOR-



Label : Atlantic Recording Corporation


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Waiting For The One  (Steve Rice & B.A. Robertson)
02 - This Life Is Ours** (Steve Rice)
03 - Stand A Little Rain** (Steve Rice & B.A. Robertson)
04 - Weak In The Presence Of Beauty* (Michael Ward & Rob Clarke)
05 - Love Goes On** (Steve Rice)
06 - If You Want To Rock** (Steve Rice)
07 - One With The Sea** (Steve Rice)
08 - Making History*** (Steve Rice & B.A. Robertson)
09 - Bitter Harvest*** (Steve Rice & B.A. Robertson)
10 - Let It Be Love** (Steve Rice & B.A. Robertson)


*Produced by Keith Olsen
**Produced by Bobby Corona
***Produced by B.A. Robertson
Recorded & Mixed at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA
Additional Recording : Goodnight, L.A. / Manzanita Studio, Criterion, Astral Sounds
Engineered by Tom Size
Additional Engineering : Wally Buck, Dave Luke & Guy Roche
Mastered at Artisan Sound Recorders by Greg Fulginetti

Eddie And The Tide :
Eddie Rice : Lead vocals & Rhythm Guitar
Johnny Perri : Lead Guitar & Background vocals
George Diebold : Bass
Scott Mason : Drums & Background vocals 
Chris Rieger : Keyboards


01 - Waiting For The One 

Mixed by Brian McGee

02 - This Life Is Ours 

Mixed by Brian McGee

03 - Stand A Little Rain 

Mixed by Brian McGee

04 - Weak In The Presence Of Beauty 

Mixed by Brian Foraker

05 - Love Goes On 

Mixed by Tom Size

06 - If You Want To Rock 

Mixed by Brian McGee

07 - One With The Sea 

Mixed by Tom Size

08 - Making History 

Mixed by Brian McGee

09 - Bitter Harvest 

Mixed by Brian McGee

10 - Let It Be Love

Mixed by Brian McGee

Jon Eberson Group "Polarities" (1982) -AOR-



Label : CBS Records


Drapeau de la Norvège 01 - Standard Of Living (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
02 - Joanne (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
03 - It's All Right (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
04 - What The Hell (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
05 - Positive And Negative (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
06 - Nothing To It (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
07 - My Own Life (Atke Bakken & Sidsel Endresen)
08 - Untitles (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)
09 - Ghost-Train (Jon Eberson & Sidsel Endresen)


Jon Eberson Group :
Jon Eberson : Guitars
Sidsel Endresen : Lead & Background vocals
Atle Bakken : Keyboards
Geir Holmsen : Bass
Bjorn Jensen : Drums & Percussion

Additional musicians : 
Freddy Dahl : Lead vocal on "Positive And Negative", Background vocals on "Standard Of Living", "Joanne", "My Own Life" & "Ghost-Train", Guitars on "Positive And Negative" & "Ghost-Train"
Miriam W. Bjorklund : Harmonica on "It's All Right"
Tore Brunborg : Tenor Saxophone on "It's All Right"
Synthesizer Arrangements on "Positive And Negative" by Erik Balke

Recorded at Nidaros Studio, Trondheim, Norway
Engineered by Roger Valstad / Jan Kongshaug
Produced by Jan Erik Kongshaug

David Dundas "Vertical Hold" (1978) -Soft Rock-



Label : Chrysalis Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - It Ain't Easy (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
02 - Doing The Best I Can (David Dundas & Michael Feast)
03 - Guy The Gorilla (David Dundas)
04 - Lady You Are My Only Worry (David Dundas & Michael Feast)
05 - Gimme A Little Bit (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
06 - When I Saw You Today (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
07 - Radio Fun (David Dundas & Michael Feast)
08 - Never Surrender (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
09 - 12 Bar Blues (David Dundas)
10 - America (David Dundas & Graham Preskett)


Musicians :
Alan Tarney : Bass Guitar
Gerry Conway : Drums
David Dundas : Keyboards
Graham Preskett : Keyboards, Guitar, Mandolin & Violins
Ricky Hitchcock : Electric Guitar
Frank Ricotti : Percussion
Ken Friedman : Synthesizer
Jimmy Jewell : Sax
Ron Aspery : Sax

Backing vocals : Doreen & Irene Chanter, David Dundas, Graham Preskett & Eddie Howell
Lead vocals : David Dundas

Arranged by Graham Preskett with David Dundas
String Arrangements : Graham Preskett
Brass on "12 Bar Blues" : John Green & The Snap Syncopators
Produced by David Dundas, Jon Kelly & Graham Preskett
Executive Producer : Kate Hawthorne
Engineer : Jon Kelly
Assistant Engineer : Jon Walls

Recorded & Mixed at Air Studios, London - April 1978             

David Dundas "David Dundas" (1977) -Soft Rock-


Label : Chrysalis Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Intro (Hallo) (David Dundas)
02 - New York Doll (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
03 - Another Funny Honeymoon (David Dundas & Michael Feast)
04 - Daisy Star (David Dundas & Roger Greenaway)
05 - Baby Face (Benny Davis & Harry Akst)
06 - Stick On Your Lollypop (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
07 - Jeans On (David Dundas & Roger Greenaway)
08 - Hold On (David Dundas & Eddie Howell)
09 - Where Were You Today (David Dundas & Roger Greenaway)
10 - Sleepy Serena (David Dundas)
11 - Out Of The Darkness (David Dundas & Roger Greenaway)
12 - Outro (Smile On) (David Dundas)


Drums : Barry Morgan & Trevor Spencer
Percussion : Frank Ricotti & Tony Carr 
Guitars : Hughie Burns & Rick Hitchcock
Keyboards : David Dudas, Mike Moran & Graham Todd
Bass : Alan Tarney, Dave Markee & Brian Odgers
Rolland Overdubs : David Dundas
Backing vocals & Hookers on "New York Doll" : Doreen Chanter, Irene Chanter, Liza Strike, Vicky Brown, Kay Garner, Barrie St. Jones, David Dundas & Roger Greenaway
String Leader : Pat Hallings
Arrangers : Gerry Butler, Len Warburton & Mike Moran
Recorded at Air (Engineer : Denny Bridges), RJ Jones Wimbledon (Engineer : Gerry Kitchinsham) & Morgan (Engineer : Greg Jackman)
Producer : Roger Greenaway

Voyager "Halfway Hotel" (1979) -AOR-



Label : Elektra Records / Mountain Records / Vertigo Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Judas (Paul French & Paul Hirsh)
02 - E.S.P. (Paul French & Paul Hirsh)
03 - Standing Still (Paul French & Barry Leng)
04 - 4.2.4. Or 4.4.2.? (Paul French & Chris Hook)
05 - Straight Actors (Paul French & Chris Hook)
06 - Total Amnesia (Paul French)
07 - Halfway Hotel (Paul French)
08 - Captain Remus (Paul French)
09 - I Love It (Paul French, Paul Hirsh & Chris Hook)


Produced by Gus Dudgeon
Recorded by Moonlight
A Mountain Records Production 

Voyager :
Paul French : Keyboards & Lead vocals
Paul Hirsh : Keyboards, Guitars & Vocals
Chris Hook : Bass Guitar & Vocals
John Marter : Drums & Percussion

Voyager "Act Of Love" (1980) -AOR-



Label : Mountain Records / Vertigo Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Sing Out - Love Is Easy (Paul French)
02 - Keeping The Music Alive (Paul French)
03 - Whatever Happened To Cherry? (Paul Hirsh)
04 - You're Always The Last To Know (Paul French)
05 - Clever Girl (Mitch Hiller & Paul Hirsh)
06 - Leadhead (Paul French & Chris Hook)
07 - At The Lido (Paul French & Paul Hirsh)
08 - The Grass (Paul French)
09 - Cling To Me (Paul French)


Produced by Gus Dudgeon for Moonlight Prod

Voyager :
Paul French : Lead vocals, Piano, Synthesizer, Clavinet & Harmonica
Chris Hook : Bass Guitar
Paul Hirsh : Vocals, Synthesizer, Piano, Electric Piano, Clavinet, Electric & Acoustic Guitar
John Marter : Drums & Percussion

Voyager "Voyager" (1981) -AOR-



Label : RCA Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - King Of Siam (Paul French)
02 - Charlie's Band (Paul French)
03 - Out On Loon (Paul Hirsh & Paul French)
04 - Lucky (Paul French)
05 - When It Gets Too Much (Paul French, Paul Hirsh, John Marter & Dominic Telfer)
06 - Rosie (Paul French)
07 - Cue For You (Paul French & Paul Hirsh)
08 - When I Need A Friend (Paul French & Chris Hook)
09 - Quelles Impasse (Paul Hirsh & Barry Gilbert)
10 - Two Heart (Paul Hirsh & Mitch Hiller)


Recorded & Mastered at Utopia Studios, London
Produced by Phil Wainman

Voyager :
Paul French : Piano & Vocals
Paul Hirsh : Guitars, Keyboards & Backing vocals
John Marter : Drums, Percussion & Backing vocals
Dominic Telfer : Bass Guitar

Thanks to Dave Knowles for Clarinet on "Charlie's Band", The Utopian Hostages for Backing vocals on "Charlie's Band" & Phil Wainman for Additional Percussionon "Out On Loan"
Many Thanks for the cooperation of all the engineers & assistants involved (Pierre Walsh, Greg Walsh, John Mackswith, Peter Smiff, Jeremy Marlow & Gideon Koppel)
Mastered by Steve Angel, Kevin Metcaff & Jeff Oberman

Kiki Dee "Perfect Timing" (1981) -Soft Rock-


Label : Ariola Records / RCA Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Star (Doreen Chanter)
02 - Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever (Stevie Wonder & Ivy Hunter)
03 - Wild Eyes (Chris Bradford)
04 - Twenty Four Hours (Kiki Dee, Gary Osborne & Reid Kaelin)
05 - Perfect Timing (Kit Hain)
06 - Midnight Flyer (Doreen & Irene Chanter)
07 - There's A Need (Kiki Dee & Eric Kaz)
08 - Another Break (Pip Williams & Peter Hutchins)
09 - Love Is Just A Moment Away (Teresa Straley & Eddy Brown)
10 - You Are My Hope In THis World (Bias Boshell)


Produced by Pip Williams for Handle Artists
All Arrangements by Pip Williams, Bias Boshell & The Band
Recorded & Mixed by Phil Thornalley & Gregg Jackman at RAK Studios, London
Assisted by Norman Goodman, Will Gosling & John Rule
Mastering by Melvyn Abrahams at Strawberry


01 - Star 

Bob Jenkins : Drums & Clap Clap
Gary Twigg : Bass Guitar
Bias Boshell : Pianos, Yamaha Dream Machine & Roland SH7 Synths
Pip Williams : Electric Guitars
Frank Ricotti : Sleigh Bells
All Backing vocals : Kiki Dee

02 - Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever 

Duet with Elton John
Bob Jenkins : Drums, Tymps, Percussion & Backwards Cymbals
Gary Twigg : Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Piano, Rhodes & Wurlitzer, Electric Pianos, Marimba & Roland SH7 Synths
Pip Williams : Electric Guitars, Backwards Guitar Solo, Bass Synth & Marimba
Backing vocals : Kiki Dee & Elton John with The Kiki Dee Electric Choir
Arranged by Bias Boshell & Pip Williams

03 - Wild Eyes 

Bob Jenkins : Drums & Percussion
Gary Twigg : Bass Guitar
Bias Boshell : Pianos, Yamaha Dream Machine & Roland SH7 Synths
Pip Williams : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Half Speed Guitar & Roland Guitar Synth
Backing vocals : Kiki Dee, Chris Bardford, Steve Holly & Pip Williams

04 - Twenty Four Hours 

Bob Jenkins : Drums; Simmons Syn-Drums & Gong
Gary Twigg : Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Rhodes Piano, Roland Vocoder & SH7
Pip Williams : Ovation Acoustic Guitar, Electric Sitar & Roland Guitar Synth
Frank Ricotti : Vibes & Tambourine
Backing vocals : Kiki Dee

05 - Perfect Timing 

Bob Jenkins : Drums, Tea Tray & Tymps
Gary Twigg : Bass Guitar
Bias Boshell : Rhodes Piano, Roland SH7 & Prophet Synths; Backward Piano& Awfully Polite Voice
Pip Williams : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Backward Guitars
Backing vocals : Kiki Dee & Kit Hain
Finger Pops : Kiki Dee

06 - Midnight Flyer 

Bob Jenkins : Drums & Cabasa
Gary Twigg : Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Wurlitzer & Rhodes Pianos, Roland SH7 Synths
Pip Williams : Electric Guitars, Roland Guitar Synths & Cowbell
Phil : Harp Transplant
Handclaps : Everybody
Backing vocals : Stevie Lange, Joy Yates & Kiki Dee

07 - There's A Need 

Bob Jenkins : Drums
Gary Twigg : Bass & Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Pianos, Roland SH7 Brass & String Machine
Pip Williams : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Bottleneck Guitar Solo
Frank Ricotti : Vibes, Tymps & Tambourines
Backing vocals : Stevie Lange, Joy Yates & Kiki Dee

08 - Another Break 

Bob Jenkins : Drums
Gary Twigg : Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Piano & Rhodes Piano
Pip Williams : Electric Guitars & Roland Guitar Synth
Patrick Moraz : Clavitar
Backing vocals : Kiki Dee & The Gang

09 - Love Is Just A Moment Away 

Steve Holly : Drums
Gary Twigg : Bass & Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Piano, Rhodes Piano, Roland SH7 Synths & Explosions
Pip Williams : Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Roland Guitar Synths, Brass & Percussion
Backing vocals : Stevie Lange, Joy Yates & Kiki Dee 

10 - You Are My Hope In This World

Bob Jenkins : Drums
Gary Twigg : Bass & Fretless Bass
Bias Boshell : Pianos
Pip Williams : Electric Guitars & Guitar Solo
Backing vocals : Stevie Lange, Joy Yates & Kiki Dee     

Jimmy Davis & Junction "Kick The Wall" (1987) -AOR-



Label : QMI Music


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Catch My Heart (Jimmy Davis & Don Scott)
02 - Just A Little Bit (Jack Holder & Susanne J. Taylor)
03 - Kick The Wall (Jimmy Davis)
04 - The Labor Of Love (Jimmy Davis, John Scott & Richard Ford)
05 - Shoe Shine Man (Tom T. Hall)
06 - Are We Rockin' Yet? (Jimmy Davis & Jack Holder)
07 - Why The West Was Won (John Kilzer & Richard Ford)
08 - Don't Hold Back The Night (Jimmy Davis & Chris Rapp)
09 - Just Having Touched (John Scott)
10 - Over The Top (Richard Orange)


Produced by Jack Holder & Don Smith for Sur Productions
John Scott : Co-Producer on "Just Having Touched"
Recorded by Don Smith & Evan Rush
Mixed by Don Smith & Jack Holder
Recorded & Mixed at Sounds Unreel Studios, Memphis, TN, May-July, 1986 & February-May 1987
Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound, New York, NY

Jimmy Davis & Junction :
Jimmy Davis : Lead vocals
John Scott : Piano & Keyboards
Chuck Reynolds : Drums
Tommy Burroughs : Electric Guitar & Mandolin

Additional Players :
Jack Holder : Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Bass & Keyboards
Joe Walsh : Slide Guitar on "Are We Rockin' Yet?"
David Cochran : Bass on "Shoe Shine Man"
Dave Smith : Bass on "Why The West Was Won"
Sam Shoup : Bass on "Just Having Touched"
The Memphis Horns (Ben Cauley, Andrew Love & Gary Topper) & Jack Holder on "Shoe Shine Man"
Pat Register : Saxophone Solo on "Just Having Touched" 
Tommy Priakos : Emulator on "Just Having Touched"
Randy Byrd : Harmonica on "Shoe Shine Man"
Background vocals : Jack Holder, Don Smith, Tommy Burroughs, Jimmy Davis & Richard Orange

Distance "Under The One Sky" (1989) -AOR-



Label : Reprise Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - No Way Out (Robert Hart & Jeff Bova)
02 - Leave It Up To You (Robert Hart, Jeff Bova, Eddie Martinez, Bernard Edwards & Tony Thompson)
03 - Speech Of Angels (Robert Hart & Jeff Bova)
04 - As You Turn Away (Eddie Martinez, Robert Hart & Jeff Bova)
05 - Give It Up (Eddie Martinez, Robert Hart & Jeff Bova)
06 - Rescue Me (Eddie Martinez & Robert Hart)
07 - Looking Over Your Shoulder (Robert Hart, Jeff Bova, Eddie Martinez, Bernard Edwards & Tony Thompson)
08 - Everytime I Stand Up (Richard Drummie, Robert Hart & Jeff Bova)
09 - Softly Speak (Eddie Martinez, Bernard Edwards & Jeff Bova)
10 - Stand Up (Bernard Edwards & Robert Hart)


Produced by Bernard Edwards
Mixed by Larry Alexander
Engineered by David O'Donnell, Alex Haas, Mike Christopher & Larry Alexander
Assistant Engineers at Power Station : Roy Hendrickson, Bruce Calder, Gary Solomon & Ben Fowler
Assistant Engineers at Platinum Island : Jerry Gottus, Oz Fritz & Bryan Martin
Backing vocals : Fonzi Thornton & Michelle Cobbs
Recorded & Mixed at The Power Station
Additional Recording at Platinum Island 
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Ted Jensen

Distance :
Bernard Edwards : Bass & Backing vocals
Tony Thompson : Drums
Eddie Martinez : Guitars & Backing vocals
Robert Hart : Lead vocals
Jeff Bova : Keyboards & Backing vocals

Diesel "Watts In A Tank" (1981) -AOR-


Label : Regency Records / Atlantic Recording Corporation / RCA Records


Drapeau des Pays-Bas 01 - Sausalito Summernight (Mark Boon & Rob Vunderink)
02 - Goin' Back To China (Pim Koopman)
03 - Alibi (Mark Boon & Rob Vunderink)
04 - My Kind Of Woman (Pim Koopman)
05 - All Because Of You (Mark Boon & Rob Vunderink)
06 - Down In The Silvermine (Mark Boon & Rob Vunderink)
07 - Good Mornin', Day (Mark Boon, Rob Vunderink & Pim Koopman)
08 - Ready For Love (Pim Koopman)
09 - The Harness (Mark Boon & Rob Vunderink)
10 - Remember The Romans (Mark Boon & Rob Vunderink)
11 - Bite Back (Pim Koopman)


This album was generally Recorded & Mixed at D.M.C. - Baarn, Holland
Engineered by John Sonneveld
Assistant Engineer : Okkie Huysdens
"Sausalito Summernight", "The Harness" & "Good Mornin', Day" were finished & mixed at Soundpush Studios, Blaricum, Holland
Engineered by Jan Schuurman
Moog Synthesizers Programmed by Johan Timman / Special Thanks to W.Z.V.T.G. / Produced by Pim Koopman

Personnel :
Rob Vunderink : Guitar & Lead vocals
Mark Boon : Guitar & Lead vocals
Frank Papendrecht : Bass Guitars & Background vocals
Pim Koopman : Drums, Keyboards & Background vocals

Dante's Inferno "Dante's Inferno" (1979) -Disco / Funk Soul-



Label : Infinity Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Fire Island (Ron Dante & Gene Allan)
02 - Skate Key 
       a. Brand New Key (Melanie Safka)
       b. Skate Key Boogie (Ron Dante & Gene Allan)
03 - They're Playing Our Song (Marvin Hamlish & Carole Bayer Sager)
04 - Could It Be Magic (Barry Manilow & Adrian Anderson)
05 - Open Up Your Heart (Monica Burruss)
06 - Round About Midnight (J. Jolis, K. Simone & B. Martin)
07 - 'T Ain't Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do (Porter Grainger & Everett Robbins)
08 - Ain't Misbehavin' (One Never Knows Do One?) (J. Waller, H. Brooks & A. Razaf)


Produced by Ron Dante & Harold Wheeler for 311 Productions
Dante's Inferno / Ron Dante, Monica Burruss & Toni Lund 
All Songs Arranged & Conducted by Harold Wheeler except "Round About Midnight" Arranged by Al Gorgoni
Musicians :
Harold Wheeler : Keyboards
Hiram Bullock : Guitar
Cliff Morris : Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Alan Schwartzberg : Drums
Jimmy Maelen : Percussion