1980 Average White Band – Shine

average-white-band-1980Shine is the eighth album by the Average White Band, released in 1980 on RCA. It was produced by David Foster.


1  Our Time Has Come (Alan Gorrie, Hamish Stuart) 3:37
For You, For Love (Bill Champlin, Roger Ball) 3:52
Let’s Go Round Again (Alan Gorrie) 4:56
4  Whatcha’ Gonna Do For Me (Hamish Stuart, Ned Doheny) 4:10
5  Into The Night (Alan Gorrie, Hamish Stuart, Roger Ball) 3:59
6  Catch Me (Before I Have To Testify) (Alan Gorrie, David Foster, Hamish Stuart, Roger Ball, Steve Ferrone) 5:00
7  Help Is On The Way (Alan Gorrie, David Foster, Hamish Stuart) 4:19
8  If Love Only Lasts For One Night (Alan Gorrie) 4:38
9  Shine (Alan Gorrie, Hamish Stuart, Roger Ball) 3:56

The Band

Bass Alan Gorrie
Drums Steve Ferrone
Guitar Onnie McIntyre
Guitar Hamish Stuart
Keyboards Roger Ball
Sax Malcolm Duncan
Sax Roger Ball
Percussion Steve Ferrone
Vocals Hamish Stuart
Vocals Alan Gorrie

Other Musicians

Keyboards David Foster
Programming Michael Boddicker
Programming Ralph Dyck
Flugelhorn Gary Grant
Flugelhorn Jerry Hey
Flugelhorn Larry Hall
Sax Ernie Watts
Sax Kim Hutchcroft
Sax Larry Williams
Woodwinds Ernie Watts
Woodwinds Kim Hutchcroft
Woodwinds Larry Williams
Trombone Bill Reichenbach
Trombone Lew McCreary
Trumpet Gary Grant
Trumpet Jerry Hey
Trumpet Larry Hall
Percussion Lenny Castro
Percussion Paul Lani
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Background Vocals Brenda Russell

Liner Notes

Producer – David Foster
Arranged By (Horns, Strings) – David Foster, Jerry Hey, Roger Ball
Concertmaster – Gerald Vinci
Contractor (Strings) – Frank DeCaro
Engineer – Humberto Gatica
Engineer (Additional) – Mark Linett
Engineer (Assistant) – Craig Widby, David Leonard, Jeff Borgeson, Joe Laux, Ron Pendragon
Mixed By – Humberto Gatica

Art Direction – Art Sims, Donn Davenport
Photography – Don Miller, Richard Noble

Recorded At Sunset Sound
Recorded At Davlen Sound Studios
Mixed At Nova Sound Studios, Los Angeles
Phonographic Copyright Average White Band Inc
Copyright RCA Ltd