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The Alan Parsons Project "I Robot" (1977) -Progressive Rock / Soft Rock-


Label : Arista Records


01 - I Robot (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
02 - I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
03 - Some Other Time (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
04 - Breakdown (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
05 - Don't Let It Show (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
06 - The Voice (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
07 - Nucleus (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
08 - Day After Day (The Show Must Go On) (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
09 - Total Eclipse (Andrew Powell)
10 - Genesis Ch.1 v.32 (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)

Bonus Tracks

11 - Boules (I Robot Experiment) (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
12 - Breakdown (Early Demo of Backing Riff) (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
13 - I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You (Backing Track Rough Mix) (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
14 - Day After Day (Early Stage Rough Mix) (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)
15 - The Naked Robot (Eric Woolfson & Alan Parsons)


Produced & Engineered by Alan Parsons
Executive Producer : Eric Woolfson
Recorded & Mixed at Abbey Road Studios, London between December 1976 & March 1977
Assistant Engineers : Chris Blair, Patrick Stapley
Mastering : Patrick Stapley 


01 - I Robot

Soprano Vocal : Hilary Western
Clavinet : Eric Woolfson
Projectron & SynthiA  Programming : Alan Parsons
Yamaha CS10 Synth : Duncan Mackay
Cimbalom & Kantele : John Leach
Guitar : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums : Stuart Tosh
The English Chorale / Choirmaster : Bob Howes
Choir Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell

02 - I Wouldn’t Want To Be Like You

Vocal : Lenny Zakatek
Keyboards : Eric Woolfson
Guitars : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums : Stuart Tosh

03 - Some Other Time

Vocals : Peter Straker & Jaki Whitren
Piano & Clavinet : Eric Woolfson
Cimbalom & Kantele : John Leach
Projectron : Alan Parsons
Acoustic Guitars : Ian Bairnson & David Paton
Guitars : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums : Stuart Tosh
Backing vocals : Tony Rivers, John Perry & Stuart Salver
Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell

04 - Breakdown

Vocal : Allan Clarke
Wurlitzer : Eric Woolfson
Synths : Duncan Mackay
Projectron : Alan Parsons
Acoustic Guitars : Ian Bairnson & Alan Parsons
Guitars : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums : Stuart Tosh
Choir : The New Philharmonia Chorus
Orchestra, Choir Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell

05 - Don’t Let It Show

Vocal : Dave Townsend
Organ : Eric Woolfson
Piccolo Trumpet : John Wallace
Guitar : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums & Percussion : Stuart Tosh
Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell

06 - The Voice

Vocal : Steve Harley
Projectron & Vocoder "Voice" : Alan Parsons
Keyboards : Eric Woolfson
Guitar : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums & Percussion : Stuart Tosh
Orchestra Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell

07 - Nucleus

Tape Loops, Projectron & Effects : Alan Parsons
Keyboards : Eric Woolfson & Duncan Mackay
Cimbalom & Kantele : John Leach
Guitar : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums & Water Gongs : Stuart Tosh
The English Chorale / Choirmaster : Bob Howes

08 - Day After Day (The Show Must Go On)

Vocal : Jack Harris
SynthiA Sequencer Programming : Alan Parsons
Jangle Piano : Eric Woolfson
Hammond Organ : Andrew Powell
Pedal Steel Guitar : B.J. Cole
Acoustic Guitars : Ian Bairnson & David Paton
Guitar : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums : Stuart Tosh
Backing vocals : Jack Harris, David Paton, Eric Woolfson, Alan Parsons & Ian Bairnson

09 - Total Eclipse 

The English Chorale / Choirmaster : Bob Howes
Orchestra, Choir Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell

10 - Genesis Ch1 V.32

Keyboards : Eric Woolfson & Duncan Mackay
Backing vocals : Tony Rivers, John Perry & Stuart Salver
Acoustic Guitars : Ian Bairnson & David Paton
Guitar : Ian Bairnson
Bass : David Paton
Drums : Stuart Tosh
The New Philharmonia Chorus / Choirmaster : Bob Howes
Orchestra, Choir Arranged & Conducted by Andrew Powell 

11 - Boules (I Robot Experiment)

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12 - Breakdown (Early Demo of Backing Riff)

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13 - I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You (Backing Track Rough Mix)

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14 - Day After Day (Early Stage Rough Mix)

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15 - The Naked Robot

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