03/07/2016

Marty Balin "Balin" (1981) -AOR / Westcoast Rock-



Label : EMI America / America Beat Records


01 - Hearts (Jesse Barish)
02 - You Left Your Mark On Me (Terry Turrell & Eric J. Burgeson)
03 - Lydia! (Rick Knowles & Marty Balin)
04 - Atlanta Lady (Something About Your Love) (Jesse Barish)
05 - Spotlight (Terry Turrell & Eric Burgeson)
06 - I Do Believe In You (Richard Page, John Lang, Steve George & Jerry Manfredi)
07 - Elvis And Marilyn (Leon Russell, Kim Fowley & Dyan Diamond)
08 - Tell Me More (Obren Bokich & John Whitney)
09 - Music Is The Light (Jesse Barish)


Produced by John Leslie Hug in Association with JEN Productions
Engineered by Tom Flye
Assistant Engineers : Clif Jones & Anne Fry
Production Coordinator : David E. Landau
A Great Pyramid LTD. Production
Joe Buchwald : Chief Engineer, Manager
Recorded at The Village Recorders, Los Angeles, CA & The Record Plant, Sausalito, CA
Mixed at The Record Plant
"Elvis & Marilyn" Recorded at White Rabbit Studios, Sausalito, CA
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York City
Mastering Engineer : Greg Calbi
Strings Arranged & Conducted by John Leslie Hug
Concertmaster : Harry Bluestone
Contracted by Frank DeCaro


The Band :

Marty Balin : Vocals & Acoustic Guitar
Johnny DeCaro : Guitar & Background vocals
Mark Cummings : Piano, Synthesizer, Vocorder & Background vocals
Billy Lee Lewis : Drums, Percussion & Background vocals


Additional musicians :

John Jarvis : Piano on "Spotlight" & "I Do Believe"
Neil Larsen : Electric Piano, Synthesizer on "Music Is The Light"
Michael Boddicker : Vocorder on "You Left Your Mark On Me"
John Leslie Hug : Guitar
Ken Watson : Cymbalum on "Hearts"
Bobbye Hall & Steve Forman : Percussion
Bill Champlin : Background vocals on "Hearts"
Additional Background vocals : Rick Nowels, David E. Landau & Bill Champlin