24/09/2016

Bell & James "Only Make Believe" (1979) -Disco / Funk Soul-


Label : A&M Records


01 - Shakedown (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
02 - (Babe) You Don't Love Me Like You Should (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
03 - Only Make Believe (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
04 - Stay (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
05 - Say It's Gonna Last Forever (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
06 - Laughing In The Face Of Love (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
07 - Nobody Knows It (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)
08 - Fare Thee Well (LeRoy Bell & Casey James)


All Songs Written & Produced by Bell & James for Bell Boy Productions
Executive Producer : Thom Bell
Recorded by Don Murray, Richard Tilles, Chris Desmond & Joe Sidore
Assisted by Chris Desmond, Jeff Borgeson, Brad Gilderman, Ned Forsyth, Stewart Whitmore, Michael Carnavale & Dan Protheroe
Mixed by Don Murray / Santa Barbara Sound, Santa Barbara, California
Recorded : March - June, 1979
Recorded at Davlen Sound, SoundLabs And Filmways / Heider Recording, Los Angeles, California


Bell & James :

Casey James : Keyboards, Synthesizers, Guitar, Bass, Percussion & Vocals
LeRoy Bell : Drums, Guitar, Percussion, Congas & Vocals


01 - Shakedown

Strings & Horns Arranged by Tom Tom 84
Bass : Chuck Rainey

02 - (Babe) You Don't Love Me Like You Should

Strings & Horns Arranged by Tom Tom 84

03 - Only Make Believe

Strings & Horns Arranged by Tom Tom 84
Bass : Tom Erak

04 - Stay

Strings & Horns Arranged by Tom Tom 84

05 - Say It's Gonna Last Forever

Strings Arranged by Casey James
Horns by Seawind
Arranged by Jerry Hey
Tenor Sax : Ernie Watts

06 - Laughing In The Face Of Love

Strings & Horns Arranged by Tom Tom 84
Bass : Chuck Rainey

07 - Nobody Knows It

Strings Arranged by Thom Bell
Pedal Steel Guitar : Jeff 'Skunk' Baxter
Bass : Chuck Rainey

08 - Fare Thee Well

Horns by Seawind
Arranged by Jerry Hey
Tenor Sax : Ernie Watts
Stratocaster : Jeff 'Skunk' Baxter
Background Singers : The Jones Girls