1982 Alessi – Long Time Friends

Long Time Friends is the fifth album by Alessi (The Alessi Brothers). It was released in 1982 on Qwest.

Tracks

1 Jagged Edge (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi, Don Wood) 3:34
2 You Got The Way (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi) 3:08
3 As Far As I’m Concerned (Billy Alessi) 4:10
4 Rise Up (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi) 3:38
5 I’m Gonna Tell Her Tonight (Billy Alessi) 3:46
6 Put Away Your Love (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi) 3:36
7 What A Way To Go (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi) 4:32
8 Still In Love (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi) 4:22
9 How Long, How Much (Bobby Alessi) 4:08
10 Forever (Billy Alessi) 3:52
11 Long Time Friends (Billy Alessi, Bobby Alessi) 2:48

Musicians

1 Jagged Edge

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Christopher Cross
Synthesizer Robbie Buchanan
Horn Jerry Hey
Percussion Lenny Castro
Keyboards Rob Meurer


2 You Got The Way

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Christopher Cross
Fender Rhodes Rob Meurer
Synthesizer Michael Omartian
Synthesizer Robbie Buchanan
Percussion Lenny Castro


3 As Far As I’m Concerned

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Acoustic Guitar Christopher Cross
Synthesizer Michael Boddicker
Keyboards Robbie Buchanan
Percussion Lenny Castro


4 Rise Up

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Eric Johnson
Acoustic Guitar Christopher Cross
Keyboards Rob Meurer
Percussion Lenny Castro


5 I’m Gonna Tell Her Tonight

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Christopher Cross
Synthesizer Michael Boddicker
Fender Rhodes Michael Omartian
Lyricon Tom Scott
Percussion Victor Feldman


6 Put Away Your Love

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Christopher Cross
Keyboards Rob Meurer
Synthesizer Robbie Buchanan
Synthesizer Michael Boddicker


7 What A Way To Go

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards Rob Meurer
Synthesizer Robbie Buchanan
Sax Ernie Watts
Percussion Lenny Castro
Vocals Patti Austin


8 Still In Love

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Christopher Cross
Keyboards Michael Omartian
Percussion Victor Feldman
Percussion Lenny Castro
Lyricon Tom Scott


9 How Long, How Much

Bass Neil Stubenhaus
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Larry Carlton
Acoustic Guitar Christopher Cross
Fender Rhodes Robbie Buchanan
Percussion Lenny Castro


10 Forever

Bass Roscoe Beck
Drums Tommy Taylor
Guitar Christopher Cross
Synthesizer Michael Boddicker


11 Long Time Friends

Piano Michael Omartian

Other Musicians

Sax Ernie Watts
Sax Jim Horn
Trombone Bill Reichenbach
Trumpet Jerry Hey

Liner Notes

Producer – Christopher Cross, Michael Ostin
Executive Producer – Quincy Jones
Arrangements (Strings) – Michael Omartian
Arrangements (Horn) Jerry Hey (Track 1)
Concertmaster – Assa Drori
Engineering – Richard Mullen
Second Engineer – Tom Cummings
Mixed – Chet Himes
Recorded – Chet Himes

Overdubbed & Mixed at Kendun Recorders, Burbank, Calif.
Recorded at Studios South, Austin, Texas Additional