11/04/2021

Shakatak "Da Makani" (1988) -Westcoast Jazz / Jazz Funk-




Label : Polydor Records / Victor Entertainment, Inc.


Royaume-Uni 01 Da Makani Suite (William Sharpe)
     1a From Sun To Sea 
     1b Windjammin' 
     1c From Sea To Sun 
     1d Cliffhanger 
02 - Island Girl (Jill Saward & George Anderson)
03 - Undercurrent (Roger Odell)
04 - Sea Dreamin' (William Sharpe)
05 - Only Yesterday (William Sharpe & Roger Odell) 
06 - Pastel Shade (George Anderson)
07 - Racing With The Wind (M. Manic & S. Cool)
08 - When Night Falls (William Sharpe) 
09 - Bermuda Rig (Keith Winter)
10 - Run With The Tide (Keith Winter) 
11 - I'll See Ya (Jill Saward & George Anderson) 
12 - Endurance (Keith Winter)  
13 - Eyes Of The Sea (Jill Saward & George Anderson) 


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

Produced by Nigel Wright
Executive Producer : Les McCutcheon
Engineered by Robin Sellars
Fairlight Operator & Synth Programming : John Davies
Recorded & Mixed at Skratch Studios, Surrey (January to March 1988)
Bosendorfer Piano Recorded at Maison Rouge, London

Special Thanks to :
Tracy Ackerman : Backing vocals
Jackie Rawe : Backing vocals
Frank Ricotti : Percussion 
Phil Todd : Saxes & Flute 
Guy Barker : Trumpet & Flugal Horn