24/04/2018

Shakatak "Down On The Street" (1984) -Westcoast Jazz Funk / Sophisti-Pop-



Label : Polydor Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Down On The Street (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
02 - Holding On* (George Anderson Jr. & Jill Saward)
03 - Summer Sky (Jill Saward & Roger Odell)
04 - Hypnotised (Bill Sharpe)
05 - Don't Blame It On Love (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
06 - Photograph (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
07 - Watching You (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
08 - Fire Dance (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
09 - Lady (To Billie Holiday) (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)


Produced by Nigel Wright
Engineered by Nick Smith
Executive Producer : Les McCutcheon
Recorded January to May 84 at Marital Studios, Marseille, France ; Chipping Norton Studios, Oxford ; Rock City Studios, Shepperen ; Blank Tape Studio, New York & CBS Studios, London
Mastered by Arts Chukraverry at The Master Room

With Thanks to :
Tracey Ackerman : Backing vocals
Simon Morton : Percussion
Dick Morrissey : Sax Solo on "Holding On" & "Lady (To Billie Holiday)"
Stewart Brookes & Bill Eldridge : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Chris White & Martin Debeson : Sax & Flute
String Contractor - Brass & Strings Arrangements : Chris Cameron except *Nigel Wright

Shakatak are :
Jill Saward : Vocals
Bill Sharpe : Keyboards
George Anderson Jr. : Bass Guitar
Keith Winter : Guitars
Roger Odell : Drums