21/07/2016

Melissa Manchester "Melissa" (1975) -Soft Rock-


Label : Arista Records


01 - We've Got Time (Melissa Manchester & Carole Bayer Sager)
02 - Party Music (Melissa Manchester & David Wolfert)
03 - Just Too Many People (Melissa Manchester & Vini Poncia)
04 - Stevie's Wonder (Melissa Manchester & Carole Bayer Sager)
05 - This Lady's Not Home Today (Melissa Manchester & Carole Bayer Sager)
06 - Love Havin' You Around (Stevie Wonder & Syreeta Wright)
07 - Midnight Blue (Melissa Manchester & Carole Bayer Sager)
08 - It's Gonna Be Alright (Melissa Manchester & Adrienne Anderson)
09 - I Got Eyes (Melissa Manchester)
10 - I Don't Want To Hear It Anymore (Randy Newman)


Produced by Vini Poncia
Executive Producer : Richard Perry
Recording Engineer : Bob Schaper
Remix Engineer : Bill Schnee (Sound Labs, Los Angeles)
Recorded at Sunset Sound, Los Angeles & A&R, New York
Assistant Engineer : Reed Stanley
Disc Cutting - The Mastering Lab
Quadraphonic Remix Engineer : Bob Schaper


01 - We've Got Time

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Electric Piano : James Newton Howard
Acoustic & Eletctric Guitar : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Drums : Kirk Bruner
Background vocals : Melissa Manchester & Vini Poncia

02 - Party Music

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Electric Piano, Clavinet & ARP Synthesizer : James Newton Howard
Electric Guitars : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Percussion & Drums : Kirk Bruner
Congas : King Erisson
Background vocals : Lucy ('Intro'), Mike (With Rhinestones)

03 - Just Too Many People

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Electric Piano : James Newton Howard
Electric Guitars : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Drums : Kirk Bruner
Background vocals : Melissa Manchester & Vini Poncia
Tenor Sax : Trevor Lawrence

04 - Stevie's Wonder

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Electric Piano & ARP Synthesizer : James Newton Howard
Electric Guitar : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Guica, Percussion & Drums : Kirk Bruner
Background vocals : Melissa Manchester

05 - This Lady's Not Home Today

Electric Piano : Melissa Manchester
Organ : James Newton Howard
Electric Guitar : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Drums : Kirk Bruner
Congas : King Errison
Soprano Sax : Trevor Lawrence
Strings Arranged by Trevor Lawrence

06 - Love Havin' You Around

Clavinet : Melissa Manchester
Piano & Organ : James Newton Howard
Electric Guitars : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Talking Drum & Drums : Kirk Bruner
Tenor & Baritone Sax : Trevor Lawrence
Trumpet : Steve Madaio
Tenor Sax : Gene Dinwidde
Horns Arranged by Trevor Lawrence
Background vocals : David Lasley, Arnold McCuller & Melissa Manchester

07 - Midnight Blue

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Electric Piano : James Newton Howard
Acoustic & Electric Guitar : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Drums & Percussion : Kirk Bruner
Background vocals : Melissa Manchester & Vini Poncia
Strings Arranged by Trevor Lawrence

08 - It's Gonna Be Alright

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Clavinet : James Newton Howard
Guitar : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Drums : Kirk Bruner
Cowbell : Don Diego Goju
Tenor & Baritone Sax : Trevor Lawrence
Trumpet : Steve Madaio
Tenor Sax : Gene Dinwidde
Congas : King Errison
Horns Arranged by Trevor Lawrence

09 - I Got Eyes

Electric Piano : Melissa Manchester
ARP Synthesizer & Celeste : James Newton Howard
Acoustic Guitar : David Wolfert
Bass : Cooker LoPresti
Percussion : Morton K. Salt
Background vocals : Melissa Manchester, Vini Poncia, Kirk Bruner & Brie
 
10 - I Don't Want To Hear It Anymore

Piano : Melissa Manchester
Alto Saxophone : Trevor Lawrence
Concertmaster : Sid Sharp
Strings Arranged by Trevor Lawrence, Conducted by Melissa Manchester
Remixed by Bob Schaper