24/04/2018

Shakatak "Out Of This World" (1983) -Westcoast Jazz Funk-



Label : Polydor Records


Drapeau du Royaume-Uni 01 - Dark Is The Night (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
02 - Don't Say That Again (Bill Sharpe)
03 - Slip Away (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
04 - On Nights Like Tonight (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
05 - Out Of This World (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
06 - Let's Get Together (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
07 - If You Could See Me Now (Bill Sharpe & Roger Odell)
08 - Sanur (Bill Sharpe)


Shakatak are :
Bill Sharpe : Keyboards
Keith Winter : Guitars
George Anderson Jr. : Bass & Backing vocals
Roger Odell : Drums & Percussion
Gill Saward : Lead vocal on "Let's Get Together"
Norma Lewis : Vocals

Many Thanks to Guest Musicians & Vocalists :
Lead vocal on "On Nights Like Tonight" : Tracey Ackerman
Percussion : Simon Morton
Trumpet : Stuart Brookes
Sax : Martin Dobson
Brass Arrangement : Nigel Wright

Produced by Nigel Wright
Executive Producer : Les McCutcheon
Engineered by Nick Smith
Recorded July/August '83 at Battery & Rock City Studios
Shakatak would like to thank the following :
Brian at Battery
Mark at Rock City
Yamaha
J.V.C.
Superwound Strings
Dean Markley Strings
Ronnie Of M.L.
Sabian Cymbals
Chris Mount, Robin Sellars & George McAusland