23/04/2016

The Theander Expression "Wonderful Anticipation" (2016) -AOR / Melodic Rock-


Label : AOR Heaven


01 - Anticipation Anthem (Andrée Theander)
02 - You Always Ran Away (Andrée Theander)
03 - Wonderful Anticipation (Andrée Theander & Christoffer Sarnefalt)  
04 - Ms. Trendy (Andrée Theander & Christoffer Sarnefalt)  
05 - Factoids & Fallacies (Andrée Theander)
06 - Into The Valley (Andrée Theander)
07 - Never Surrender (Andrée Theander, Christian Eriksson & Björn Lundqvist)
08 - The Loner (Andrée Theander)
09 - Someday (I'll Be There To Meet You) (Andrée Theander)
10 - On My Own (Andrée Theander)
11 - State Of Flow (Andrée Theander)


Produced by Andrée Theander
Recorded at Theander Studios, Nordic Sound Lab, Blowout Productions, Hefu Productions, Freijman Music & Sound, Fintorp Studios & Studio 34/36
Engineered by Andrée Theander, Bengan Andersson, Erik Martensson, Herman Furin, Sebastian Freij, Gustav Köllerström & Björn Lundqvist
Mixed & Mastered by Thomas 'Plec' Johansson at The Panic Room


01 - Anticipation Anthem

Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Strings & Horns Programming : Andrée Theander
Cello : Sebastian Freij
Drums & Percussion : Herman Furin

02 - You Always Ran Away

Lead vocals : Christian Eriksson
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander, Christian Eriksson & Erik Martensson
Guitars, Bass & Keyboards : Andrée Theander
Drums & Percussion : Herman Furin

03 - Wonderful Anticipation

Lead vocals : Christoffer Sarnefalt
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander & Christoffer Sarnefalt
Guitars, Bass, Keyboards & Percussion : Andrée Theander
Drums : Herman Furin

04 - Ms. Trendy

Lead vocals : Christoffer Sarnefalt
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander & Christoffer Sarnefalt
Guitars, Bass, Keyboards & Percussion : Andrée Theander
Drums : Bengan Andersson

05 - Factoids & Fallacies

Lead vocals : Christian Eriksson
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander & Christian Eriksson
Guitars, Bass, Keyboards & Percussion : Andrée Theander
Drums : Bengan Andersson

06 - Into The Valley

Lead vocals, Guitars, Bass & Percussion : Andrée Theander
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander & Christoffer Sarnefalt 
Keyboards : Andrée Theander & Kristofer Von Wachenfeldt
Drums : Bengan Andersson

07 - Never Surrender

Lead vocals : Christian Eriksson
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander, Christian Eriksson & Erik Martensson
Guitars : Andrée Theander
Bass : Björn Lundqvist
Keyboards : Andrée Theander & Kristofer Von Wachenfeldt
Drums & Percussion : Herman Furin

08 - The Loner

Lead vocals, Backing vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Percussion & Drum Programming : Andrée Theander

09 - Someday (I'll Be There To Meet You)

Lead vocals : Christian Eriksson
Backing vocals : Andrée Theander, Christian Eriksson & Erik Martensson
Guitars & Bass : Andrée Theander
Keyboards : Andrée Theander & Kristofer Von Wachenfeldt
Drums & Percussion : Herman Furin
 
10 - On My Own

Lead vocals : Christian Eriksson
Guitars, Bass, Keyboards & Backing vocals : Andrée Theander
Drums & Percussion : Herman Furin

11 - State Of Flow

Lead vocals : Andrée Theander & Christian Eriksson
Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Backing vocals, Percussion & Drum Programming : Andrée Theander
Cello : Sebastian Freij         

The Theander Expression "Strange Nostalgia" (2013) -AOR / Westcoast Rock-


 Label : Avenue Of Allies (Avenue 13 06 0054)


01 - Conception Of Life (Andrée Theander)
02 - Strange Nostalgia (Andrée Theander)
03 - Insanity Cell (Andrée Theander)
04 - Like A Chameleon (Andrée Theander)
05 - Sanguine (Andrée Theander)
06 - Feelings Of Luxury (Andrée Theander)
07 - Mr. Know-It-All (Andrée Theander)
08 - Masterpiece In The Dark (Andrée Theander)
09 - Meet Me There Tonight (Andrée Theander)
10 - Champagne Wishes & Caviar Dreams (Andrée Theander)


Produced by Andrée Theander
Executive Producer : Gregor Klee
Recorded all over Sweden at the following studios :
Studio 1, Pitea
Studio 9, Pitea
Peakroom Studios, Malmoe
The Basement, Säter
Matilda Music Production, Stockholm
Thun Studios, Stockholm
Play Yard Studios, Stockholm
Hefu Productions, Enköping
Studio Theander, Falköping
Engineered by Erik Wiss, Erik Nerback, John Kristiansson, Joel Löf, Herman Furin, Göran Edman, Michael Ottosson & Andrée Theander
Mixed by Per Ryberg at Studio Soundcreation, Bollnäs, Sweden
Mastered by Sören Von Malmborg at Cosmos Mastering, Stockholm, Sweden
Arrangements by The Theander Expression
String Arrangement on Track 09 by Hans Hjortek


The Theander Expression :

Andrée Theander : Guitars & Backing vocals

Christian Hedgren : Lead vocals on Tracks 01-03 & 07-09
Göran Edman : Lead & Backing vocals on Tracks 04-06 & 10, Backing vocals on Tracks 03, 07 & 09

Michael Ottosson : Keyboards
Linus Abrahamson : Bass
Herman Furin : Drums & Percussion

Peter Gardemar : Violin & Viola on Track 09
Ylva Nilsson : Cello on Track 09
Philip Magnusson : Backing vocals on tracks 01, 02, 04 & 07
Elin Akesson : Backing vocals on Tracks 06 & 10

22/04/2016

Hot "Strong Together" (1979) -Pop Soul / Soft Rock-


Label : Big Tree Records


01 - Taking My Love For Granted (Eddie Brown & Jeff Labes)
02 - Slippin' Up Slippin' Around (Barbara Wyrick & Terry Woodford)
03 - One Man's Woman (Barbara Wyrick & Tom Brasfield)
04 - If That's What Love Is All About (Gwen Owens & Raphael Stein)
05 - We Can Be Strong (Mac McAnally)
06 - Borrow Me (Cindy Richardson & Ava Aldridge)
07 - If You're A Friend (Juanita Curiel, Chris Montan & Kathy Ornelas)
08 - You've Got To Be Strong (To Be The Other Woman) (Cathy Carson, Gwen Owens & Juanita Curiel)
09 - Take A Little Time Out (Barbara Wyrick & Clayton Ivey)
10 - Gonna Get You Into My Heart (Juanita Curiel, Kathy Ornelas & John Wheelock)
11 - I Don't Wanna Be Around When The Hurt Comes (Gwen Owens)


Produced by Clayton Ivey & Terry Woodford for Wishborne, Inc.
Hot Vocals : Gwen Owens, Cathy Carson & Juanita Curiel
Musicians :
Clayton Ivey : Keyboards
Bob Wray : Bass
Roger Clark : Drums
Roger Hawkins : Syndrums
Larry Byrom, Bill Hinds & Jerry Wallace : Guitars
Mickey Buckins : Percussion
Mel Owens : Percussion on "You've Got To Be Strong (To Be The Other Woman)"
Strings Arranged by Clayton Ivey & Charles Rose, Performed by Shelly Kurland Strings
Horns Arranged by Clayton Ivey & Charles Rose
Charles Rose : Trombone
Harrison Calloway : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Lloyd Barry : Trumpet
Ronnie Eades : Baritone Sax
Harvey Thompson : Tenor Sax
Recorded & Mixed at Wishbone Recording Studio, Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Engineers : Terry Woodford, Leslie King, Ron Lagerlof & Mary Beth McLemore
Re-mix Engineer : Leslie King
All Songs Recorded at Woodland Sound Studio, Nashville, Tennessee
Engineer : David McKinley
Assistant Engineer : Danny Hilley

Hot "If That's The Way You Want It...You Got It" (1978) -Pop Soul / Soft Rock-


Label : Big Tree Records


01 - One Day At A Time (Jesse Boyce)
02 - Will You Still Love Me After I Leave Him (Jesse Boyce)
03 - The Number Man's Game (Gerry Babb)
04 - If I've Ever Needed You (Jesse Boyce)
05 - If That's The Way That You Want It (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
06 - I Don't Wanna Be The Reason That You Leave Her (Barbara Wyrick, Cathy Carson & Juanita Curiel)
07 - No Love In The Morning (Robert Byrne)
08 - Just Because You Want It Don't Make It Yours (Terry Woodford & Clayton Ivey & Tom Brasfield)
09 - I'm A Lover (Robert Byrne & Tom Brasfield)
10 - You're A Star Too Far Away (Juanita Curiel, Paul Gordon & Kathy Ornales)


Produced by Clayton Ivey & Terry Woodford for Wishborne, Inc.
Hot Vocals : Gwen Owens, Cathy Carson & Juanita Curiel
Musicians :
Clayton Ivey : Keyboards
Bob Wray & Jean Boyce : Bass
Larry Byrom : Guitar
Roger Clark : Drums & Percussion
Mel Owens : Percussion
Robert Byrne : Acoustic Guitar
Strings Arranged by Clayton Ivey & David Howell
Ben Piccone Strings
Horns Arranged by Clayton Ivey & David Howell
Harrison Calloway : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Ronnie Eades : Baritone Sax
Harvey Thompson : Tenor Sax
Dennis Good : Trombone
Anthony Panoni : Flute
Recorded at Wishborne Recording Studio, Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Engineers : Steve Moore & Terry Woodford
Re-mix Engineer : Terry Woodford
Mastered at Masterfonics, Nashville, Tennessee by Glenn Meadows

Hot "Hot" (1977) -Pop Soul / Soft Rock-


Label : Big Tree Records


01 - Angel In Your Arms (Clayton Ivey, Terry Woodford & Tom Brasfield)
02 - The Right Feeling At The Wrong Time (Barbara Wyrick & Kevin Lamb)
03 - You Brought The Woman Out Of Me (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
04 - If You Don't Love Her (When You Gonna Leave Her?) (Gwen Owens, Juanita Curiel & Tom Brasfield)
05 - Who's Gonna Love You (Clayton Ivey & Tom Brasfield)
06 - Mama's Girl (Mac McAnally)
07 - You Can Do It (Evie Sands, Richard Germinaro & Ben Weisman)
08 - You're The Reason For All The Songs (Robert Byrne)
09 - Why Don't You Believe in Your Man (Gwen Owens)
10 - Don't Let Me Leave You Behind (Robert Byrne)
11 - Just 'CauseI'm Guilty (Clayton Ivey, Terry Woodford, Roger Clark, Lonnie Ledford & Jerry Wallace)


Produced by Clayton Ivey & Terry Woodford for Wishborne, Inc.
Hot Vocals : Gwen Owens, Cathy Carson & Juanita Curiel
Musicians :
Clayton Ivey : Keyboards
Bob Wray : Bass Guitar
Mac McAnally : Acoustic Guitar
Tippy Armstrong : Guitar
Roger Clark : Drums
Strings Arranged by Clayton Ivey & Charles Rose
Ben Piccone Strings
Horns Arranged by Clayton Ivey & Charles Rose
Muscle Shoals Horns
Recorded at Wishborne Recording Studio, Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Engineers : Steve Moore & Terry Woodford
Re-mix Engineer : Terry Woodford
Mastered at Masterfonics, Nashville, Tennessee by Glenn Meadows

Georgie Fame "Cool Cat Blues" (1990) -Adult Contemporary / Blue-Eyed Soul / Jazz Pop-



Label : Go Jazz Records


01 - Cool Cat Blues (Georgie Fame)
02 - Every Knock Is A Boost (Louis Jordan, Waters & Georgie Fame)
03 - Moondance (Van Morrison)
04 - It Should Have Been Me (Memphis Curtis)
05 - Yeah Yeah (Jon Hendricks & Rodgers Grant)
06 - I Love The Life I Live (Willie Dixon)
07 - Big Brother (Mose Allison)
08 - Georgia (Hoagy Carmichael)
09 - Cat's Eyes (Georgie Fame)
10 - You Came A Long Way From St. Louis (John Benson Brooks & Bob Russell)
11 - Survival (Georgie Fame)
12 - Little Pony (Neal Helfi & Jon Hendricks)
13 - Rocking Chair (Hoagy Carmichael)


Produced by Ben Sidran for Bulldog Productions, Inc.
Recorded & Mixed by James Farber at Skyline, New York City
Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound, New York City


01 - Cool Cat Blues

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Piano
Richard Tee : Organ
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Ronnie Cuber, Lawrence Feldman & Bobby Malach : Saxophones
Horn Arrangement by Georgie Fame

02 - Every Knock Is A Boost

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Richard Tee : Piano
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Hugh McCracken : Guitar
Ben Sidran : Additional Vocal & Tambourine

03 - Moondance

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Van Morrison : Vocal
Jon Hendricks : Vocal Solo
Robben Ford : Guitar
Richard Tee : Piano
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Ralph MacDonald : Percussion

04 - It Should Have Been Me

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ 
Boz Scaggs : Vocal
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Ronnie Cuber, Lawrence Feldman & Bobby Malach : Saxophones
Horn Arrangement by Bob Malach

05 - Yeah Yeah

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ 
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Ralph MacDonald : Percussion

06 - I Love The Life I Live

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ 
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Ronnie Cuber, Lawrence Feldman & Bobby Malach : Saxophones
Horn Arrangement by Bob Malach
Song Arrangement by Robben Ford

07 - Big Brother

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Bob Malach : Sax Solo
Ronnie Cuber & Lawrence Feldman : Additional Saxophones
Horn Arrangement by Bob Malach

08 - Georgia

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Richard Tee : Electric Piano

09 - Cat's Eyes

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Ralph MacDonald : Percussion
Ronnie Cuber, Lawrence Feldman & Bob Malach : Saxophones
Horn Arrangement by Bob Malach & Georgie Fame 

10 -  You Came A Long Way From St. Louis

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Richard Tee : Piano
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass
Bob Malach : Saxophone

11 - Survival

Georgie Fame : Vocal & Organ
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Bob Malach : Saxophone
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass

12 - Little Pony

Georgie Fame : Vocal
Jon Hendricks : Vocal
Michael Weiss : Piano
Dennis Irwin : Bass
Steve Gadd : Drums

13 - Rocking Chair

Georgie Fame : Vocal
Richard Tee : Piano
Robben Ford : Guitar
Steve Gadd : Drums
Will Lee : Bass

Spyro Gyra "Freetime" (1981) -Jazz Fusion / Smooth Jazz-


Label : MCA Records


01 - Freetime (Tom Schuman & Eli Konikoff)
02 - Telluride (Jay Beckenstein)
03 - Summer Strut (Jeremy Wall)
04 - Elegy For Trane (Jeremy Wall)
05 - Pacific Sunrise (Tom Schuman)
06 - Amber Dream (Jay Beckenstein)
07 - String Soup (Jim Kurzdorfer)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra of Crosseyed Bear Productions for Amherst Records
Assistant Producer : Jeremy Wall
Recorded at Secret Sound Studio, NYC
Engineer : Michael Barry
Assistant Engineer : Steve Baldwin
Mixed at House Of Music, West Orange NJ
Engineers : Michael Barry & Charles Conrad
Assistant Engineer : Julian Robertson
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Master Disc, New York, NY


01 - Freetime

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Fender Rhodes & Synthesizers : Tom Schuman
Guitar : John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez, Crusher Bennett & Jay Beckenstein
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey & Jeremy Wall
Trumpet Solo : Randy Brecker

02 - Telluride

Alto & Soprano Saxophones : Jay Beckenstein
Fender Rhodes & Piano : Tom Schuman
Guitars : John Tropea & Steve Khan
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez & Crusher Bennett
Vibraphone : David Samuels
Synthesizers : Rob Mounsey & Jeremy Wall
Backing vocals : Valerie Simpson, Casey Cysik, Rob Mounsey & Will Lee

03 - Summer Strut

Alto Saxophone & Clay Flute : Jay Beckenstein
Fender Rhodes : Tom Schuman
Guitars : John Tropea & Steve Khan
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez & Crusher Bennett
Marimba : David Samuels
Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey
Guitar Solo : John Tropea

04 - Elegy For Trane

Soprano Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Piano : Jeremy Wall
Cello : David Darling
Cymbal : Richard Calandra

05 - Pacific Sunrise

Soprano & Tenor Saxophones : Jay Beckenstein
Fender Rhodes, Piano & Synthesizer : Tom Schuman
Guitar : John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez & Crusher Bennett
Marimba : David Samuels
Synthesizers : Rob Mounsey & Jeremy Wall

06 - Amber Dream

Alto Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Fender Rhodes & Synthesizer : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez
Guitar Solo : Chet Catallo
Backing vocals : Valerie Simpson, Casey Cysik, Rob Mounsey & Will Lee

07 - String Soup

Alto Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Fender Rhodes : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez
Guitar Solo : Chet Catallo
Piano Solo : Richard Tee


Horn Section :
Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax
Michael Brecker : Tenor Sax
Lew Delgatto : Baritone Sax
Randy Brecker : Trumpet
Alan Rubin : Trumpet
Tom Malone : Trombone
Horns Arranged & Conducted by Jeremy Wall
Background Vocals Arranged by Rob Mounsey

Spyro Gyra "Carnaval" (1980) -Jazz Rock / Smooth Jazz-



Label : MCA Records


01 - Cafe Amore (Chet Catallo)
02 - Dizzy (Tom Schuman & Eli Konikoff)
03 - Awakening (Jeremy Wall)
04 - Cachaça (Jay Beckenstein)
05 - Foxtrot (Jay Beckenstein)
06 - Sweet And Savvy (Tom Schuman)
07 - Bittersweet (Jay Beckenstein)
08 - Carnaval (Jeremy Wall)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra of Crosseyed Bear Productions for Amherst Records
Assistant Producer : Jeremy Wall
Recorded & Mixed at Secret Sound Studio, New York, NY
Engineers : Michael Barry & Jack Malken
Assistant Engineer : Chris Howard
Additional Recording : Power Station, New York, NY
Engineer : Neil Dorfsman
Assistant Engineers : Jason Corsaro & Lucy Leslie
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Master Disc, New York, NY


01 - Cafe Amore

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Crusher Bennett
Trumpet : Randy Brecker
Marimba : David Samuels
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey
Flute : Michael Brecker

02 - Dizzy

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & Hiram Bullock
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez & Crusher Bennett
Trumpet : Randy Brecker
Marimba : David Samuels
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey
Cello : David Darling
Guitar Solo : Hiram Bullock

03 - Awakening

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Jeremy Wall
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Jim Kurzdorfer
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez & Richard Calandra
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey
Cello : David Darling

04 - Cashaça

Saxophone & Acoustic Piano : Jay Beckenstein
All Other Keyboards : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Steve Jordan
Percussion : Gerardo Velez,  Crusher Bennett & Steve Kroon
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey
Guitar Solo : John Tropea

05 - Foxtrot

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez
Trumpet : Randy Brecker
Vibraphone : David Samuels
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey

06 - Sweet and Savvy

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Gerardo Velez & Crusher Bennett
Marimba : David Samuels
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey

07 - Bittersweet

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Tom Schuman
Guitars : Chet Catallo & John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Eli Konikoff
Percussion : Crusher Bennet
Vibraphone : David Samuels
Guitar Solo : John Tropea
Polyphonic Synthesizer : Rob Mounsey

08 - Carnaval

Saxophone : Jay Beckenstein
Keyboards : Jeremy Wall
Guitar : Hiram Bullock
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Steve Jordan
Bongos : Crusher Bennett
Percussion : Steve Kroon & Gerardo Velez
Trumpet : Randy Brecker
Marimba : David Samuels


Horn Section
Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax
Michael Brecker : Tenor Sax
Randy Brecker : Trumpet
Tom Malone : Trombone

String Section
Harry Lookofsky : Concertmaster
Matthew Rairnondi, Harold Kohon, Sanford Atten, Peter Dimitriades, Richard Sortomme, Guy Lumia, Lamar Alsop, Jesse Levy & Jonathan Abramowitz
Horns & Strings Arranged And Conducted by Jeremy Wall except "Sweet And Savvy" Intro by Tom Schuman

21/04/2016

Spyro Gyra "Catching The Sun" (1980) -Smooth Jazz / Jazz Fusion-



Label : MCA Records


01 - Catching The Sun (Jay Beckenstein)
02 - Cockatoo (Jay Beckenstein, Tom Schuman, Eli Konikoff, Chet Catallo, Jim Kurzdorfer & Gerardo velez)
03 - Autumn Of Our Love (Jeremy Wall)
04 - Laser Material (Tom Schuman)
05 - Percolator (Jay Beckenstein)
06 - Philly (Jim Kurzdorfer)
07 - Lovin' You (Chet Catallo)
08 - Here Again (Jay Beckenstein)
09 - Safari (Jeremy Wall)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra of Crosseyed Bear Productions for Amherst Records
Assistant Producer : Jeremy Wall
Recorded at Secret Sound Studio, New York, NY
Mixed at Secret Sound Studio, New York, NY
Engineers : Michael Barry & Jack Malken
Assistant Engineer : Jason Corsaro
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at MasterDisk, New York City


01 - Catching The Sun

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones & Fender Rhodes
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes & Synthesizers
Chet Catallo : Electric Guitar Solos
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Percussion
Jeremy Wall : Synthesizers & Effects
John Tropea : Electric Rythm Guitar
Hiram Bullock : Acoustic & Electric Guitar
David Samuels : Marimba & Steel Drums
Rubens Bassini : Congas & Percussion
Randy Brecker : Trumpet Solo

02 - Cockatoo

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones & Percussion
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes & Synthesizer Solos
Chet Catallo : Rhythm Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Percussion & Bongos
Jeremy Wall : Percussion
Richard Calandra : Percussion
Randy Brecker : Trumpet Solo

03 - Autumn of Our Love

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes
Chet Catallo : Electric Rhythm Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Jeremy Wall : Synthesizers
John Tropea : Acoustic Guitar & Guitar Solo
Rubens Bassini : Congas

04 - Laser Material

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes, Synthesizers & Effects
Chet Catallo : Rhythm Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Percussion
Richard Calandra : Tambourine
John Tropea : Rhythm Guitar & Guitar Solo
David Samuels : Marimba
Steve Nathan : Clavinet
Randy Brecker : Trumpet Solo

05 - Percolator

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes & Synthesizers
Chet Catallo : Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Percussion
Hiram Bullock : Rhythm & Lead Guitars
David Samuels : Marimba & Vibraphones
Rubens Bassini : Percussion

06 - Philly

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophone
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes, Acoustic Piano & Synthesizer
Chet Catallo : Guitar Solo
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
John Tropea : Rhythm Guitar
Rubens Bassini : Congas
Barry Rogers : Trombone

07 - Lovin’ You (Interlude)/Lovin’ You (For Christine)

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones & Synthesizer
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes & Synthesizer Solo
Chet Catallo : Guitars
Will Lee : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Jeremy Wall : String Synthesizer
Rubens Bassini : Percussion

08 - Here Again

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes & Acoustic Piano
Chet Catallo : Electric Guitars
Jim Kurzdorder : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Bongos & Percussion
Jeremy Wall : Synthesizer
John Tropea : Acoustic Guitar
David Samuels : Vibraphone
Rubens Bassini : Congas & Percussion

09 - Safari

Jay Beckenstein : Saxophones
Tom Schuman : Fender Rhodes & Synthesizer Solo
Will Lee : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Percussion
Jeremy Wall : Synthesizers
Hiram Bullock : Guitars
David Samuels : Marimba & Vibraphone
Rubens Bassini : Congas & Percussion
Barry Rogers : Trombone


Horn Section :
Jay Beckenstein : Alto Saxophone
Bob Malach : Tenor Saxophone
Randy Brecker : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Tom Malone : Trombone
Horn Section Arranged by Jeremy Wall with Assistance from Jay Beckenstein
String Section :
Harry Lookofsky : Concertmaster, 1st Violin
Peter Dimitriades, Lewis Eley, Harold Kohon, Charles Libove, David Nadien, Matthew Raimondi & Richard Sortomme : Violin
Jesse Levy, Charles McCracken & Alan Schulman : Cello
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Jeremy Wall
Synthesizer Programming by Jeremy Wall, Tom Schuman & Steve Nathan

Spyro Gyra "Morning Dance" (1979) -Jazz Funk / Smooth Jazz-



Label : Infinity Records / MCA Records


01 - Morning Dance (Jay Beckenstein)
02 - Jubilee (Jeremy Wall)
03 - Rasul (Jeremy Wall)
04 - Song For Lorraine (Jay Beckenstein)
05 - Starburst (Jeremy Wall)
06 - Heliopolis (Jay Beckenstein)
07 - It Doesn't Matter (Chet Catallo)
08 - Little Linda (Jeremy Wall)
09 - End Of Romanticism (Rick Strauss)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra for Crosseyed Bear Productions, Inc.
Assistant Producer : Jeremy Wall
Produced for Amherst Records
Recorded at Secret Sound Studio, New York, N.Y.
Recording Engineers : Jack Malken & Michael Barry
Assistant Engineers : Candice Munson, Darroll Gustamachio & Jason Corsaro
Also Recorded at P.C.I. Recording Studio, Rochester, N.Y.
Recording Engineers : Lawrence Swist & Mick Guzauski,
Also Recorded at House of Music, West Orange, N.J.
Recording Engineer : Charlie Conrad
Also Recorded at Trackmaster Studio, Buffalo, N.Y.
Recording Engineer : Lawrence Swist
Mixed & Edited at Secret Sound Studio, New York, N.Y.
Mixing Engineers : Jack Malken & Michael Barry
Editing : Rick Rowe


01 - Morning Dance

Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax
Jeremy Wall : Electric Piano
John Tropea : Electric Guitar & Acoustic Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Ted Reinhardt : Drums
Rubens Bassini : Congas & Percussion
David Samuels : Marimba & Steel Drum

02 - Jubilee

Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax
Jeremy Wall : Electric Piano & Synthesizers
John Tropea : Electric Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Steve Jordan : Drums
Rubens Bassini : Congas & Percussion
Randy Brecker : Trumpet Solo
David Samuels : Marimba

03 - Rasul

Jay Beckenstein : Soprano & Tenor Sax
Jeremy Wall : Acoustic Piano & Electric Piano
Rick Strauss : Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Ted Reinhardt : Drums
Jon Clark : French Horn

04 - Song for Lorraine

Jay Beckenstein : Soprano Saxes
Tom Schuman : Electric & Acoustic Pianos
Chet Catallo : Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Gerardo Velez : Congas, Bongos, & Percussion
Suzanne Ciani : Synthesizers
Lani Groves, Diva Gray & Gordon Grody : Vocalists

05 - Starburst

Jay Beckenstein : Tenor Sax (Intro)
Jeremy Wall : Electric Piano & Synthesizers
John Tropea : Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Steve Jordan : Drums
Rubens Bassini : Congas, Timbales & Percussion
Michael Brecker : Tenor Sax Solo

06 - Heliopolis

Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax, Boobams & Percussion
Jeremy Wall : Electric Piano & Synthesizers
John Tropea : Guitar
Will Lee : Bass
Steve Jordan : Drums
Rubens Bassini : Congas, Timbales & Percussion
David Samuels : Marimba
Tom Schuman : Rhodes Solo

07 - It Doesn’t Matter

Jay Beckenstein : Soprano Saxes
Tom Schuman : Electric & Acoustic Pianos
Chet Catallo : Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Eli Konikoff : Drums
Suzanne Ciani : Synthesizer
Jeremy Wall : Synthesizer
Gerardo Velez : Congas
Lani Groves, Diva Gray & Gordon Grody : Vocalists

08 - Little Linda

Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax
Jeremy Wall : Electric Piano, Acoustic Piano & Percussion
Rick Strauss : Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Ted Reinhardt : Drums
Rubens Bassini : Bongos & Percussion
David Samuels : Vibraphone

09 - End Of Romanticism

Jay Beckenstein : Soprano Sax
Jeremy Wall : Electric Piano
Rick Strauss : Electric & 12 String Guitar
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Ted Reinhardt : Drums
David Samuels : Marimba
Tom Schuman : Synthesizer Solos
Jon Clark : French Horn


Horn Section :
Jay Beckenstein : Alto Sax
Michael Brecker : Tenor Sax
Randy Brecker : Trumpet
Tom Malone : Trombone
Lew Delgatto : Flutes
Horns Arranged & Conducted by Jeremy Wall except "Heliopolis" by Jay Beckenstein
Strings :
Harry Lookofsky : Violin (Concertmaster)
Matthew Raimondi, Harry Cykman & Charles Libove : Violin
Alfred Brown : Viola
Charles McCracken : Cello
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Jeremy Wall
Synthesizer Programming : Larry Fast

Spyro Gyra "Spyro Gyra" (1978) -Jazz Rock-



Label :  Crosseyed Bear Productions


01 - Shaker Song (Jay Beckenstein)
02 - Opus D'Opus (Jay Beckenstein)
03 - Mallet Ballet (Jeremy Wall)
04 - Pygmy Funk (Jeremy Wall)
05 - Cascade (Jeremy Wall)
06 - Leticia (Jeremy Wall)
07 - Mead (Jay Beckenstein)
08 - Paula/Paw Prints (Jay Beckenstein)
09 - Galadriel (Jeremy Wall)


Produced by Jay Beckenstein & Richard Calandra for Crosseyed Bear Productions, Inc., Buffalo, New York
Assisted by Jeremy Wall
Arranged by Jeremy Wall & Jay Beckenstein
Recording Engineer : Chuck Madden
Mix Engineers : Lawrence Swist & Craig Bishop
Assistant Engineer : Jim Bonnefond
Editing : Rusty Payne
Studios : House of Music, W. Orange, NJ ; Mark Studios, Clarence, NY & Blue Rock Studios, New York, NY
Editing & Mastering : CBS New York, New York


Spyro Gyra :

Jay Beckenstein : Soprano, Alto, Tenor Saxophone & Percussion
Jeremy Wall : Piano, Fender Rhodes, Mini Moog, Arp Odyssey, Arp String Ensemble, Hammond Organ & Percussion
Jim Kurzdorfer : Bass
Tom Walsh : Drums & Percussion
Umbopha Emile Latimer : Congas & Percussion


Additional musicians :

Rubens Bassini : Congas ("Shaker Song", "Cascade" & "Leticia")
David Samuels : Marimba & Tabla ("Shaker Song" & "Pygmy Funk")
Tom Schuman : Mini Moog ("Mead"), Piano ("Paula") & Fender Rhodes ("Paw Prints")
"Fast" Freddy Rapillo : Guitar ("Mallet Ballet", "Pygmy Funk", "Leticia", "Paw Prints" & "Galadriel")
Greg Millar : Guitar ("Shaker Song", "Opus D'Opus", "Cascade" & "Mead")
Rick Bell : Trombone ("Opus D’Opus")
Tony Garusso : Trumpet ("Leticia")
Fred Marshall : Trombone ("Leticia")


20/04/2016

Michael W. Smith "The Big Picture" (1986) -CCM-



Label : Reunion Records


01 - Lamu (Michael W. Smith, Wayne Kirkpatrick & Amy Grant)
02 - Wired For Sound (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
03 - Old Enough To Know (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
04 - Pursuit Of The Dream (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
05 - Rocketown (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
06 - Voices (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
07 - The Last Letter (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
08 - Goin' Thru The Motions (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
09 - Tearin' Down The Wall (Michael W. Smith & Wayne Kirkpatrick)
10 - You're Alright (Michael W. Smith, Wayne Kirkpatrick & Chris Rodriguez)


Produced by John Potoker & Michael W. Smith
Recorded & Mixed by 'Tokes'
Executive Producers : Michael Blanton, Dan Harrell & Brown Bannister
Production Coordinator : Kimberly Smith
Assistant Engineers : Jon Goldberger, Tim Hatfield, Nick Delre, Tony Volante, Bob Vogt, JB, Bill Heath, Mike Clute, Clark Schleider, Ken Criblez, Keith Odle, Ed Goodreau, Rob Feaster, Jeffrey Dovner & Spencer Chrislu
Recorded at The Power Station, Newy York, NY ; Media Sound, New York, NY ; Sigma Sound, New York, NY ; Soundtrack, New York, NY ; Bullet Recording, Nashville, TN ; The Bennett House, Franklin, TN ; Emerald Sound Studio, Nashville, TN ; The Castle, Franklin, TN& Blue Jay Recording, Carlisle, MA
Mixed at Blue Jay Recording, Carlisle, MA
Mastered by Ted Jensen at Sterling Sound, New York, NY
This Album was Recorded between October 1985 & April 1986


Musicians :

Drums : Steve Ferrone & David Huff
Guitars : Dann Huff, Nick Moroch, Eddie Martinez & Chris Rodriguez
Bass : Tony Levin & Gary Lunn
Keyboards : Michael W. Smith & Shane Keister
Horns : Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker & Jim Pugh
Stick : Tony Levin
Percussion : Bashiri Johnson
Synclavier Programming : Music Resources / Steve Schaffer
Fairlight Programming : Shane Keister
Drum Programming : Tokes, Michael W. Smith, Shane Keister, David Huff, Gary Lunn, Frank Doyle & Mark Kovac
Background vocals : Michael W. Smith, Wayne Kirkpatrick, Chris Rodriguez & Chris Harris
Background vocals on "Voices" : Philippe Saisse, Chris Harris, Marty McCall, Lisa Bevil, Tammy Taylor, Leah Taylor & Bridget Evans

Bryan Duncan "Have Yourself Committed" (1985) -CCM-



Label : Light Records


01 - Have Yourself Committed (Bryan Duncan)
02 - Darkness Is Falling (Bryan Duncan)
03 - Maybe This Time (Bryan Duncan)
04 - A Child's Love (Bryan Duncan)
05 - Come To Find Out (Bryan Duncan)
06 - Livin' On The Bright Side (Bryan Duncan)
07 - Sweep Me Away (Bryan Duncan)
08 - Talk To Me Gently (Bryan Duncan)
09 - Last Graduation (Bryan Duncan)


Produced & Engineered by Larry Brown
Arranged by Dennis Brown, Larry Brown & Bryan Duncan
Vocals Arranged by Bryan Duncan, Larry Brown & Bob Carlisle
Assistant Engineer : Mike Mierau
Linn Drum Programming & Guitars : Dennis Brown
Additional Guitars & Solos on "Sweet Me Away" & "Talk To Me Gently" : Randy Thomas
Bass Guitar : Jimmy Johnson
Keyboards & Programming : Tim Heintz
Additional Keyboards : Bryan Duncan & Larry Brown
Drums & Percussion : Larry Brown
Tower Of Power Horns : Emilio Castillo, Stephen 'Doc' Kupka, Greg Adams, Marc Russo & Mike Chichowicz
Sax Solo on "Come To Find Out" & "Livin' On The Bright Side" : Marc Russo
Background vocals : Bryan Duncan, Bob Carlisle & Tim Miner
Recorded & Mixed at Pakaderm Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Mastered by Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab, Hollywood, CA

Carman "Carman" (1982) -CCM-



Label : Priority Records


01 - Bethlehem (Carman)
02 - Overcoming Child (Carman)
03 - The Master's Hand (Carman)
04 - Some-O-Dat (Carman)
05 - As Love As Yours (Carman)
06 - I'm Saved (Carman)
07 - Just Believe (Carman)
08 - Washed In The Blood (Carman)
09 - God, God, God (Carman)
10 - I Praise You (Carman)


Produced by Michael Lloyd
Engineered by Carmine Rubins
Mixed by Carmine Rubins & Michael Lloyd
Mastered by John Golden at K-Disc Studios
Recorded at Michael Lloyd Studios
Arranged by David Wheatley
Additional Arrangements by Michael Lloyd
Musicians Contracted by Shaun Harris
Drums : Ron Krasinski
Bass : Dennis Belfield
Guitar : Jay Leech, John Goux, Joey Neuman & Michael Lloyd
Keyboards : David Wheatley
Percussion : Randy Foote
Strings : Sid Sharp
Synthesizer : Michael Lloyd
Background vocals : Mark Hudson, Brett Hudson, Randy Foote & The Waters (Maxine Willard Waters, Julia Tillman Waters, Oren Waters & Luther Waters)

Power Alley "Power Alley" (1985) -CCM-



Label : Stronghold Records


01 - Power Alley (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)
02 - What He Says (Chuck Bentley)
03 - Hold On (Wayne Chasteen)
04 - Once Upon A Cross (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)
05 - Jump Back (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)
06 - Come As You Are (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)
07 - You Are The One (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)
08 - I'm Not Ashamed (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)
09 - Come Home (Wayne Chasteen & Chuck Bentley)


Producer : Brent King
Vocals : Chuck Bentley & Wayne Chasteen
Guitars : Wayne Chasteen, Gordon Kennedy & Brent Rowan
Bass : Gary Lunn
Keyboards : Phil Naish
Drum Programmer : Gary Lunn
Engineer : Brent King
Mixing Engineers : Brent King & Mike Psanos
Mastering Engineer : Hank Williams

Solveig "First Step" (1988) -CCM-



Label : DaySpring International


01 - Salt And Light (Solveig Leithaug)
02 - Land Of Promise (Chris Eaton)
03 - My Starlight (Solveig Leithaug)
04 - Your Forgiveness (Claire Cloninger, Wayne Watson & Solveig Leithaug)
05 - I Love You Lord (David F. Hill)
06 - Heaven (Claire Cloninger & Tommy Greer)
07 - First Step (Solveig Leithaug)
08 - Excellent Word (Niles Borop, Karen Henley & Tommy Greer)
09 - Light In The Window (Pam Mark Hall & Solveig Leithaug)
10 - The Lord Is Always Near Us (Solveig Leithaug)


Produced by Wayne Watson & Paul Mills
Executive Producer : Lynn Keesecker
Engineered by Paul Mills
Assistant Engineers : Carry Summers / Omni Sound Studios & Steve Dady / Rivendell Recorders
Tracks Recorded at Omni Sound Studios, Nashville, TN
Additional Recording at Rivendell Recorders, Houston, TX
Mastered by Hank Williams at Master Mix, Nashville, TN
Drums : Keith Edwards
Bass Guitar : Gary Lunn
Electric Guitar : Jerry McPherson
Electronic & Acoustic Keyboards : Phil Naish
Additional Keyboards, Synthesizer Programming & Sampling : Paul Mills
Background vocals : Susan Rae Hill, Ric Crawford & Wayne Watson

Chuck Girard "Fire & Light" (1990) -CCM-



Label : Seven Thunders Records


01 - Set The Trumpet To Your Mouth (Chuck Girard & Karen Girard)
02 - Walls Of Praise (Chuck Girard)
03 - Follow The Light (Chuck Girard)
04 - Blessed In The City (Chuck Girard)
05 - Fresh Bread (Chuck Girard)
06 - Fill My Cup (Chuck Girard)
07 - Lift My Hands (Chuck Girard)
08 - Oh Holy Night (Chuck Girard)
09 - Be Enthroned Oh God (Wendell Burton & Chuck Girard)
10 - Talk To Me (Chuck Girard)
11 - Hearts Of Fire (Chuck Girard)
12 - Jesus Is Standing Here (Chuck Girard)
13 - Enter In (Chuck Girard)
14 - Holy, Holy, Holy (Chuck Girard)


Produced by Chuck Girard & Rob Watson
Executive Producer : Lewis McVay
Tracks Arranged by Rob Watson & Chuck Girard with input from the players
Keyboards & Programming : Rob Watson
String Arrangements : Rob Watson
Drums & Percussion : Burleigh Drummond
Guitars : Randy Mitchell
Bass : Tim Chandler
Background vocals : John Barbour, Bill Batstone & Chuck Girard
Alisa Girard on "Lift My Hands", "Blessed In The City" & "O Holy Night"
Andy Allen on "Talk To Me", "Fill My Cup" & "Lift My Hands"
Vocal Arrangements : John Barbour, Bill Batstone & Chuck Girard
Engineered by Brian Davis
Assistant Engineer : Andy Allen
Drums Engineered by Doug Doyle
Mixed by Chuck Girard & Brian Davis, except for "Fresh Bread", "Blessed In The City" & "Lift My Hands" Mixed by Rob Watson, Chuck Girard & Brian Davis
Mixdown Engineer : Brian Davis

Chuck Girard "The Name Above All Names" (1983) -CCM-



Label : Seven Thunders Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - The Name Above All Names (Chuck Girard)
02 - Kingdom Come (Chuck Girard)
03 - We Are The Righteousness Of God (Chuck Girard)
04 - Blessed Be The Name Of My Rock (Chuck Girard)
05 - Soldiers Of The Lion (Chuck Girard)
06 - Don't Shoot The Wounded (Chuck Girard)
07 - And The Rain Came Down (Chuck Girard)
08 - Wall Of Love (Chuck Girard)
09 - Walk As I Walk (Chuck Girard)
10 - The Power And The Glory (Chuck Girard)


Arranged & Produced by Bob Rose
Co-produced by Chuck Girard
Executive Producers : Chuck & Karen Girard
Engineered by Bill Cobb
Additional Engineering : Jonathan David Brown & Gerald Dougherty
Recorded at Poiema Studios, Camarillo CA
Additional Recording : Whitefield Studios, Santa Ana, California
Mixed at Baby-O Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixdown Engineer : Nick Van Maarth
All Percussion : Burleigh Drummond
All Synthesizers : Rob Watson
All Background vocals : Chuck Girard, Tommy Funderburk, Denny Correll, Terry Clark & Billy Thedford


01 - The Name Above All Names

Drums : Keith Edwards
Bass : Darrell Cook
Piano : Smitty Price
Guitars : Caleb Quaye
Trumpet : Phil Driscoll

02 - Kingdom Come

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Andy Tanas
Guitars : Caleb Quaye
Piano : Smitty Price

03 - We Are The Righteousness Of God

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Andy Tanas
Guitars : David Mansfield & Caleb Quaye
Guitar solo : Caleb Quaye

04 - Blessed Be The Name Of My Rock

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Darrell Cook
Acoustic Guitar : David Mansfield
Electric Guitars : Caleb Quaye

05 - Soldiers Of The Lion

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Darrell Cook
Piano : Smitty Price
Acoustic Guitars : David Mansfield & Caleb Quaye
Electric Guitars : Caleb Quaye

06 - Don't Shoot The Wounded

Drums : Keith Edwards
Bass : John Patitucci
Piano : Smitty Price
Guitars : Caleb Quaye
Saxes & Sax Solo : Irv Cox

07 - And The Rain Came Down

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Andy Tanas
Electric Guitars : David Mansfield & Caleb Quaye
Bass Voice : Terry Clark

08 - Wall Of Love

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : John Patitucci
Piano : Smitty Price
Electric Guitars : David Mansfield & Caleb Quaye
Guitar Solo : Caleb Quaye

09 - Walk As I Walk

Drums : Roland 808
Bass : Darrell Cook
Acoustic Guitar : Caleb Quaye
Background vocals : Chuck Girard

10 - The Power And The Glory

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Darrell Cook
PianoBob Rose
Acoustic Guitar : David Mansfield
Electric Guitar : Caleb Quaye
Trumpets : Frank Covington

Chuck Girard "Take It Easy" (1979) -CCM-



Label : Good News Records


01 - Take A Hand (Chuck Girard)
02 - Love Is Alive (Chuck Girard)
03 - Little People (Chuck Girard)
04 - Full Immersion Ocean Water Baptism By The Sea (Chuck Girard)
05 - Without Your Love (Chuck Girard)
06 - Our Lives Are In Your Hands (Chuck Girard)
07 - His WordIs Still His Promise (Chuck Girard)
08 - Song Fo A Christian Wedding (Chuck Girard)
09 - Wings Of Mercy (Chuck Girard)
10 - All I Want (Chuck Girard)


Produced by Chuck Girard
Recorded & Mixed by Joe Bellamy
Assistant Engineer : Mark Waldrep
Recorded & Mixed at Mama Jo’s Studio, North Hollywood, CA
Mastered at The Mastering Lab, North Hollywood, CA



01 - Take A Hand

Drums : Mike Baird
Bass : John Pierce
Piano : Chuck Girard & Mike Melvoin
Electric Guitars : Dean Parks, Dan Ferguson & Jon Linn
Background vocals : Terry Clark, Jim West & Chuck Girard

02 - Love Is Alive

Drums : Mike Baird
Bass : John Pierce
Piano : Chuck Girard & Mike Melvoin
Electric Guitars : Dean Parks & Dan Ferguson
Harmonica : Tommy Morgan
String Arrangement : Sid Feller
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews, Clydie King & Chuck Girard

03 - Little People

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Piano : Mike Melvoin
Electric Guitar : Tim May
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews & Clydie King

04 - Full Immersion Ocean Water Baptism By The Sea

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Piano : Mike Melvoin
Electric Guitar & Mandolin : Tim May
Percussion : Burleigh Drummond
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews, Clydie King & Terry Clark

05 - Without Your Love

Drums : Mike Baird
Bass : John Pierce
Piano : Chuck Girard & Mike Melvoin
Electric Guitars : Dean Parks & Dan Ferguson
String Arrangement : Sid Feller
Percussion : Burleigh Drummond
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews & Clydie King

06 - Our Lives Are In Your Hands

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Piano : Mike Melvoin
Guitars : Tim May, Dean Parks & David Pack
String Arrangement : Joe Bellamy & Chuck Girard
Background vocals : Chuck Girard, Larry Myers & Jay Truax

07 - His Word Is Still His Promise

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Piano & Organ : Mike Melvoin
Guitars : Tim May
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews & Clydie King

08 - Song For A Christian Wedding

Piano : Joe Bellamy
Harpsichord : Joe Bellamy & Peter Martin
Violin Solo : Sid Sharp
String Arrangement : Sid Feller
Background vocals : Chuck Girard

09 - Wings Of Mercy

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Piano : Mike Melvoin
Guitars : Tim May
Organ : Joe Bellamy
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews & Clydie King

10 - All I Want

Drums : Jim Keltner
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Piano : Chuck Girard
Tympani, Bells & String Arrangement : Jimmie Haskell
Background vocals : Venetta Fields, Sherlie Matthews & Clydie King

Chuck Girard "Written On The Wind" (1977) -CCM-



Label : Good News Records


01 - Spirit Wind (Chuck Girard)
02 - Mary's Song (Chuck Girard)
03 - Thank You Lord (Chuck Girard)
04 - Plain Ol' Joe (Chuck Girard)
05 - Harvest Time (Chuck Girard)
06 - Fool For Jesus (Chuck Girard)
07 - Hear The Angel's Sing (Chuck Girard)
08 - Peace In The Valley (Chuck Girard)
09 - The Warrior (Chuck Girard)


Produced by Chuck Girard
Recorded and Mixed at Mama Jo’s Studios, North Hollywood, CA
Mastered by Ron Hitchcock at The Mastering Lab, Hollywood, CA
Strings, French Horns, Bells & Timpani Arranged by Jimmie Haskell & Recorded at Devonshire Recording Studio, North Hollywood, CA
All Background vocals : Terry Clark, Jay Truax, Larry Myers & Chuck Girard


01 - Spirit Wind

Piano : Chuck Girard
Bass : Mark Levine
Drums : Jim Keltner
Supplementary Keyboards : Herb Jimmerson

02 - Mary's Song

Acoustic Guitars : Jon Linn
Autoharp : Kit Alderson
Harpsichord & Supplementary Keyboards : Chuck Girard

03 - Thank You Lord

Electric Piano : Chuck Girard

04 - Plain Ol' Joe

Piano : Chuck Girard
Acoustic & Electric Guitars : Jon Linn
Bass : Mark Levine
Drums : Jim Keltner

05 - Harvest Time

Acoustic Guitars : Dan Ferguson & Jon Linn
Bass : Mark Levine
Drums : Jim Keltner
Concertina : Bob Webb
Violin Duet : Sid Sharp & William Kurash

06 - Fool For Jesus

Piano : Chuck Girard
Acoustic Guitar : Dan Ferguson
Bass : Mark Levine
Drums : Jim Keltner

07 - Hear The Angel's Sing

Piano : Chuck Girard
Acoustic Guitar : Dan Ferguson
Electric Guitar : Jon Linn
Bass : Mark Levine
Drums : Jim Keltner
Supplementary Keyboards : Herb Jimmerson
 
08 - Peace In The Valley

Piano & Electric Piano : Chuck Girard
Acoustic & Electric Guitars : Jon Linn
Autoharp : Kit Alderson
Supplementary Keyboards : Herb Jimmerson

09 - The Warrior

Piano : Chuck Girard
Electric Piano : Terry Clark & Chuck Girard
Electric Guitars : Jon Linn
Bass : Bob Glaub & Jay Truax
Drums : Gary Ferguson
Supplementary Keyboards : Chuck Girard  

18/04/2016

Bryan Duncan "Anonymous Confessions Of A Lunatic Friend" (1990) -CCM-


 Label : Myrrh Records


01 - Sunday Go To Meetin' (Bryan Duncan)
02 - Ain't No Stoppin' Now (Bryan Duncan)
03 - Leave Your Light On (Hopeless Moon) (Bryan Duncan & Chuck Barth)
04 - We All Need (Bryan Duncan & Chuck Barth)
05 - Lunatic Friend (Bryan Duncan, Chuck Barth & D. Marcus)
06 - All Is Forgiven (Bryan Duncan)
07 - Puttin' In The Good Word (Bryan Duncan & Chuck Barth)
08 - Walkin' (Bryan Duncan)
09 - Mr. Bailey's Daughter (Bryan Duncan, Chuck Barth & W. MaHarry)
10 - Blessed Are The Tears (Bryan Duncan)
11 - I Love You With My Life (Bryan Duncan)


Produced by Dan Posthuma
Engineered by Jeff Balding
Mixed by Jeremy Smith & Csaba Petocz


Musicians :

Bryan Duncan : Lead & Background vocals
Michael Hodges : Guitars & Background vocals
Dan Lee & Tim Pierce : Guitars
Nathan East & John Pierce : Bass
Randy Kerber, Michael Omartian, Alan Pasqua, Jerry Peters, John Van Tongeren & Peter Wolf : Keyboards
Chuck Barth : Programming
Jeff Porcaro : Drums & Percussion
Sandra Crouch, Rafael Padilla & Dan Posthuma : Percussion
Jerry Hey & Gary Grant : Trumpet
Dave Boruff, Dan Higgins & Larry Williams : Saxophone
L.A. Mass Choir : Choir
Rose Banks, Bill Batstone, Bob Carlisle, Jean Johnson & Alfie Silas : Background vocals

Bryan Duncan "Whistlin' In The Dark" (1987) -CCM-



Label : Modern Art Records


01 - Whistlin' In The Dark (Bryan Duncan)
02 - Paradise (Bryan Duncan & Chuck Barth)
03 - All My Life (Bryan Duncan, Don Cason & Gary Whitlock)
04 - Break Out Of Chains (Bryan Duncan, Chuck Barth & Larry Brown)
05 - When I Think Of Home (Bryan Duncan)
06 - Every Heart Has An Open Door (Bryan Duncan & Chuck Barth)
07 - You Can Rely On Me (Bryan Duncan)
08 - Help Is On The Way (Bryan Duncan & Chuck Barth)
09 - You're Never Alone (Bryan Duncan, Chuck Barth & Larry Brown)


Produced & Engineered by Larry Brown
Creative Direction by Gary Whitlock & Jim Fitzgerald for Modern Art Productions
Recorded & Mixed by Larry Brown (440 Sound Recorders)
Additional Recording by Billy Thorpe (Zipper De' Do' Da Studio)
Mastered by Bernie Grundman


Musicians :

Larry Brown : Additional Keyboards, Percussion & Arrangements
Bryan Duncan : Vocals & Arrangements
Chuck Barth : Drum & Keyboard Programming, Arrangements
John Andrew Schreiner : Additional Arrangements & Keyboards
Bob Carlisle : Background vocals & Vocal Arrangements
Bill Champlin : Background vocals & Vocal Arrangements
Tamara Champlin : Background vocals
Randy Thomas : Guitars & Guitar Solo
Dennis Brown : Guitars
Jimmy Johnson : Bass
Glen Myerscough : Sax Solos
Bob Rose : Horn Arrangements
Stu Blumgerg : Trumpet & Horn Section Leader
Larry Hall : Trumpet
Don Markese : Tenor Sax & Alto
John Mitchell : Baritone Sax & Tenor   

Joey Travolta "Joey Travolta" (1978) -DIsco Pop / Soft Rock-



Label : Millenium Records


01 - You Matter To Me (John Vastano & Michael Morgan)
02 - If This Is Love (Robbie Patton & Kerry Chater)
03 - Listen To Your Heart (Charlie Black & Rory Bourke)
04 - The Magic Is You (John Davis)
05 - I Don't Wanna Go (Carole Bayer Sager & Bruce Roberts)
06 - I'd Rather Leave While I'm In Love (Carole Bayer Sager & Peter Allen)
07 - Let's Pretend (Eric Carmen)
08 - Steal Away Again (Carole Bayer Sager, Bette Midler & Bruce Roberts)
09 - I Don't Want To Be Lonely (Robbie Patton & Linda Mallah)
10 - Something's Up (Love Me Like The First Time) (Gary Benson)
11 - This Time You're Really Mine (Joey Travolta & John Davis)


Produced, Arranged & Conducted by John Davis
Recorded at :
Hit Factory, New York City
Engineer : Mike Getlin
Sigma Sound, Philadelphia
Engineer : Ken Present
Mastered by Greg Calbi, Sterling Sound, New York City


Musicians :

Keyboards : John Davis & Ben Lanzarone
Guitars : Greg Snyder & Elliot Randall
Bass : Vince Fay
Drums : Jimmy Young
Background vocals : Joey Travolta, John Davis, Billy Harner, Vaneese Thomas & Carolyn Mitchell
Strings & Horns : Don Renaldo

Run C & W "Row Vs. Wade" (1994) -Country Rock / Bluegrass Country-



Label : MCA Records


01 - Let Me In (Yvonne Baker)
02 - Medley: Hot Corn, Cold Corn / I Like It Like That (Dave Akeman) / (Chris Kenner)
03 - Reach Out, I'll Be There (Eddie Holland, Lamont Dozier & Brian Holland)
04 - Hold What Ou've Got (Joe Tex)
05 - Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours) (Stevie Wonder, Lee Garrett, Syreeta Wright & Lula Mae Hardaway)
06 - Papa Was A Rolling Stone (Norman Whitfield & Barrett Strong)
07 - Spanish Harlem (Jerry Leiber & Phil Spector)
08 - I Second That Emotion (William 'Smokey' Robinson & Al Cleveland)
09 - Chain Of Fools (Don Covay)
10 - Bring It On Home To Me (Sam Cooke)


Produced by Bernie Leadon, Vince Melamed, Jim Photoglo & Russell Smith
Engineered by Greg Kane, Backseat Driving by Crash
Assisted by Barry Campbell
Recorded at MCA Music Publishing Studio, Nashville, TN


Run C & W (aka The Fabulous Burns Brothers) :

Rug Burns (Russell Smith) : Acoustic Guitar & Lead vocals
Side Burns (Jim Photoglo) : Bass, Big Bottom & Lead vocals
G.W. 'Wash' Burns (Vince Melamed) : Washboard, Spoons & Vocals
Crash N. Burns (Bernie Leadon) : Banjo, Dobro, Bass & Vocals


Extended Musical Family :

George J. 'Possum' Burns : Lead vocals & Recitation on "Hold What Ou've Got"
Vince G. 'Sun' Burns (Vince Gill) : Harmony Vocal & Recitation on "Hold What Ou've Got"
'Fiddlin' Roame Burns : Fiddle & Mandolin
'Jimmy The Greece' Burns (Jimmie Fadden) : Harmonica & Jaw Harp    

Run C & W "Into The Twangy-First Century" (1993) -Country Rock / Bluegrass Country-


Label : MCA Records


01 - Ballad Of The Burns Brothers (Russell Smith, Jim Photoglo, Vince Melamed & Bernie Leadon)
02 - Walkin' The Dog (Rufus Thomas)
03 - Unchained Medley: Flint Hill Special (Intro)/What'd I Say/Superstition (Earl Scruggs / Ray Charles / Stevland Morris aka Stevie Wonder)
04 - My Girl (Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland & Brian Holland)
05 - Sweet Soul Music (Sam Cooke with Additional Material by Otis Redding & Arthur Conley)
06 - Hold On! I'm Comin' (David Porter & Isaac Hayes)
07 - Opus Taylor: Working In The Coal Mine/I Feel Good (Allen Toussaint) / (James Brown)
08 - Suite T: Wildwood Flower/In The Midnight Hour/Please, Please, Please (A.P. Carter) / Steve Cropper & Wilson Pickett) / (James Brown & Johnny Terry)
09 - Bill's Medley: Can't Turn You Loose/I've Been Loving You Too Long (Otis Redding) / (Otis Redding & Jerry Butler)
10 - Itchy Twitchy Spot (Parody Of Achy Breaky Heart) (Don Von Tress)


Produced by Bernie Leadon, Vince Melamed, Jim Photoglo & Russell Smith
Engineered & Mixed by Greg 'Studio Burns' Kane at MCA Music Studio, Nashville
Mastered by Hank Williams at MasterMix Studio, Nashville


Run C & W is The Burns Brothers : 

Crashen Burns (Bernie Leadon) : Banjo, Mandolin, Dobro & Bass Vocal
G.W. 'Wash' Burns (Vince Melamed) : Washboard & Vocal
Side Burns aka Ice-Box (Jim Photoglo) : Bass & Vocal
Rug Burns (Russell Smith) : Guitar & Vocal
Honorary Burns : Vassar Clements on Fiddle

Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack "Light Of Day" (1987) -Various-



Label : Epic Records


01 - Light Of Day (Bruce Springsteen)
02 - This Means War (Joan Jett, Bob Halligan Jr. & Kenny Laguna)
03 - Twist It Off (J. Vaughan, K. Wilson, F. Christina & P. Hubbard)
04 - Cleveland Rocks (Ian Hunter)
05 - Stay With Me Tonight (Dave Edmunds & J. David)
06 - It's All Coming Down Tonight (F. Miller & Andy Fraser)
07 - Rude Mood (S.R. Vaughan)
08 - Only Lonely (Jon Bon Jovi & D. Bryan)
09 - Rabbit's Got The Gun (Joan Jett & Kenny Laguna)
10 - You Got No Place To Go (Michael J. Fox & J. Poul)
11 - Elegy (Instrumental) (T. Newman)


Soundtrack Executive Producer : Danny Goldberg
Soundtrack Coordinator : Anita Camarata
Additional Engineer : Gray Russell
*The Barbusters starring in "Light Of Day" : Joan Jett, Michael J. Fox, Michael McKean, Paul Harkins & Michael Dolan
Additional Musicians & Vocalists : Uptown Horns (Crispin Cioe, Paul Litteral, Arno Hetch & Bob Funk), Darlene Love, Ricky Bird, Tommy Price, Kasim Sultan, Benmont Tench & Kenny Laguna
**"The Hunzz" are "Joined Forces"
Mastered by Greg Fulginiti at Artisan Sound Records


01 - Light Of Day

Performed by The Barbusters*
Produced by Jimmy Iovine & Kenny Laguna
Engineered by Shelly Yakus & Thom Panunzio
Mixed by Scott Litt & Thom Panunzio
Recorded at A&M Studios, Los Angeles

02 - This Means War

Performed by The Barbusters*
Produced by Jimmy Iovine & Kenny Laguna
Engineered by Shelly Yakus & Thom Panunzio
Mixed by Scott Litt & Thom Panunzio
Recorded at Record Plant, New York

03 - Twist It Off

Performed by The Fabulous Thunderbirds
Produced by Dave Edmunds
Engineered by Ted Hayton
Mixed by Dave Edmunds
Recorded at Maison Rouge Studios, U.K.

04 - Cleveland Rocks

Performed by Ian Hunter
Produced by Mike Ronson & Ian Hunter
Engineered by Harvey Goldberg
Mixed by Harvey Goldberg, Ian Hunter & Mick Ronson
Recorded Live at The Roxy (November 5-11, 1979), Los Angeles

05 - Stay With Me Tonight

Performed by Dave Edmunds
Engineered by Ted Hayton
Mixed by Dave Edmunds
Recorded at Maison Rouge Studios, U.K.

06 - It's All Coming Down Tonight

Performed by The Barbusters*
Produced by Kenny Laguna
Engineered by Thom Panunzio
Mixed by Thom Panunzio
Recorded at A&M Studios, Los Angeles

07 - Rude Mood

Performed by The Barbusters*
Produced by Thom Panunzio
Engineered by Thom Panunzio
Mixed by Thom Panunzio
Recorded at Clover Recorders, Los Angeles

08 - Only Lonely

Performed by Bon Jovi
Produced by Lance Quinn
Engineered by Larry Alexander, Obie O'Brien, Mal & Bill Scheniman
Mixed by David Thoener
Recorded at The Warehouse, Philadelphia

09 - Rabbit's Got The Gun

Performed by The Hunzz**
Produced by Kenny Laguna & Thom Panunzio
Mixed by Thom Panunzio
Recorded at Record Plant, New York City

10 - You Got No Place To Go

Performed by Michael J. Fox
Produced by Bob Rose
Engineered by Paul Lani
Mixed by Paul Lani
Recorded at Cherokee Recording Studio, Los Angeles

11 - Elegy (Instrumental)

Performed by Rick Cox, Chas Smith, Jon C. Clarke & Michael Boddicker
Produced by Thomas Newman
Engineered by Joel Moss
Mixed by Joe Moss
Recorded at Record Plant, Los Angeles