12/05/2016

Orleans "The ABC Collection" (1976) -Soft Rock / Westcoast Rock-



Label : ABC Records


01 - Please Be There (John & Johanna Hall)
02 - If (John & Johanna Hall)
03 - Two Faced World (John & Johanna Hall)
04 - Turn Out The Light (John & Johanna Hall)
05 - Tongue-Tied (John & Johanna Hall)
06 - Half Moon (John & Johanna Hall)
07 - Mountain (Wells Kelly)
08 - Wanderlust (John & Johanna Hall)
09 - Ticonderoga Moon (John & Johanna Hall)
10 - Stoned (Larry Hoppen)
11 - It All Comes Back Again (John & Johanna Hall) 


A Reissue - Previously Released on ABCX 795

Produced by Barry Beckett & Roger Hawkins
Recorded at Muscle Shoals Souns Studios


Orleans :

John Hall
Larry Hoppen
Wells Kelly
Lance Hoppen


01 - Please Be There

John Hall : Electric Guitar & Lead vocal
Larry Hoppen : Piano, Organ & Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Wells Kelly : Drums & Vocal
Handclaps by The Gang

02 - If

John Hall : Guitars, Lead Guitar - 2nd Solo & Fade, Lead vocal
Larry Hoppen : Guitars, Lead Guitar - 1st Solo, Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Wells Kelly : Drums, Timbales & Vocal
Roger Hawkins : Tambourine

03 - Two Faced World

John Hall : Electric Guitar, Lead Guitar & Lead vocal
Larry Hoppen : Electric Guitar, Patriotism (Patriotic Airs) & Organ
Wells Kelly : Drums & Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Roger Hawkins : Congas

04 - Turn Out The Light

John Hall : Electric Guitars & Lead vocal
Larry Hoppen : Organ & Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Wells Kelly : Drums & Vocals
Barry Beckett : Piano
Backup Vocals by Marilyn Mason & The Dixie Doo-Doo Birds

05 - Tongue-Tied

John Hall : Guitars & Vocal
Larry Hoppen : Guitars, Lead Solo & Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Wells Kelly : Drums, Cowbell & Vocals

06 - Half Moon

John Hall : Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar - 2nd Solo
Larry Hoppen : Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar - 1st Solo, Organ
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocals
Wells Kelly : Drums
Roger Hawkins : Congas

07 - Mountain

Larry Hoppen : Electric Pianos, Lead Guitar - 2nd Solo, Vocal
Wells Kelly : Acoustic Piano, Drums & Lead vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
John Hall : Lead Guitar - 1st Solo, Rhythm Electric Guitar

08 - Wanderlust

John Hall : Guitars - 2nd Solo, Organ, Lead vocal
Larry Hoppen : Guitars - 1st Solo, Vocal
Wells Kelly : Drums & Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal

09 - Ticonderoga Moon

John Hall : Acoustic Guitars, Electric Guitars & Lead vocal
Larry Hoppen : Piano & Vocal
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Wells Kelly : Drums & Vocal

10 - Stoned

John Hall : Drums
Wells Kelly : Piano
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocal
Larry Hoppen : Lead vocal, Electric Guitar & Slide Guitar
Roger Hawkins : Cowbell & Jew's Harp

11 - It All Comes Back Again

John Hall : Electric Guitar, Lead vocal & Dobrolin Solo
Larry Hoppen : Electric Piano, Organ & Vocals
Wells Kelly : Drums & Vocals
Lance Hoppen : Bass & Vocals