1982 Barry Manilow – Here Comes The Night

manilow-barry-1982Here Comes the Night is the twelfth album by singer-songwriter Barry Manilow. The album was recorded at Sound City Recording Studios in Van Nuys, California. The United Kingdom release went by the title “I Wanna Do It With You”. It was released in 1982, and it scored single platinum. The album has yet to be released on CD in the US, but has had 2 CD releases in Japan: one was a 1987 incarnation that included a remix of “Oh Julie” (with added background vocals and additional instrumentation), and then in 1994, a new reissue came out in Japan that contained the original mix of “Oh Julie”, as released in the US in 1982 on both EP and 45.

Tracks

I Wanna Do It With You (Layng Martine Jr) 3:43
2  Here Comes The Night (Barry Manilow, John Bettis) 3:50
Memory (Andrew Lloyd Webber, TS Eliot, Trevor Nunn) 4:55
4  Let’s Get On With It (Barry Manilow, Adrienne Anderson) 4:53
5  Some Girls (Nicky Chinn, Mike Chapman) 3:07
Oh Julie 2:12
Some Kind Of Friend (Barry Manilow, Adrienne Anderson) 4:03
I’m Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter (Fred Ahlert, Joe Young) 3:12
9  Getting Over Losing You (Martin Briley, Brock Walsh) 4:17
10  Heart Of Steel (Barry Manilow, John Bettis) 2:50
11  Stay (James Jolis, Kevin DiSimone, Barry Manilow) 3:55
12  Heaven 3:17

Musicians

1 I Wanna Do It With You

BassLeon Gaer
DrumsJohn Ferraro
GuitarRichie Zito
PianoVictor Vanacore
SaxGary Herbig
Background VocalsBill Champlin
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTom Kelly
PercussionAlan Estes


2 Here Comes The Night

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarJohn Pondel
GuitarRichie Zito
GuitarRobben Ford
PianoBarry Manilow
PercussionAlan Estes


3 Memory

BassLeon Gaer
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarArt Phillips
PianoBarry Manilow
SynthesizerIan Underwood
PercussionAlan Estes


4 Let’s Get On With It

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsBarry Manilow
KeyboardsBill Mays
SynthesizerBarry Manilow
PercussionAlan Estes
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTom Kelly


5 Some Girls

BassLeon Gaer
DrumsJohn Ferraro
GuitarArt Phillips
PianoVictor Vanacore
PercussionAlan Estes
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTom Kelly

6 Oh Julie

Bass Dennis Belfield
Drums Ed Greene
Guitar Paul Jackson Jr
Guitar Mitch Holder
VocalsBarry Manilow


7 Some Kind Of Friend

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarJohn Goux
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
SynthesizerBarry Manilow
Background VocalsBill Champlin
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsTom Kelly


8 I’m Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsEd Greene
Guitar (solo)Robben Ford
GuitarMitch Holder
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Background VocalsBill Champlin
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsTom Kelly


9 Getting Over Losing You

BassLeon Gaer
DrumsJohn Ferraro
GuitarGeorge Doering
GuitarRichie Zito
PianoVictor Vanacore
Background VocalsBill Champlin
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTom Kelly


10 Heart Of Steel

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PianoBill Mays
SynthesizerGabriel Katona
SaxGary Herbig
PercussionAlan Estes
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTom Kelly


11 Stay

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsBud Harner
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsVictor Vanacore
SynthesizerRobert Marullo
Background VocalsJames Jolis
Background VocalsKevin DiSimone
Background VocalsMuffy Hendricks
Background VocalsPatricia Henderson

Liner Notes

Producer – Barry Manilow
Contractor – Shaun Harris
Coordinator – Eric Borenstein
Crew (Assistant To Barry Manilow) – Roger Wall
Engineer – Bill Drescher
Engineer (Assistant) – Rick Polakow
Mastered By – Greg Fulginiti
Other (Grooming) – Antonio V, Charles Mercuri, Richard Bradshaw

Art Direction – Ria Lewerke-Shapiro
Photography – George Hurrell

Distributed By – Ariola
Distributed By – Polygram
Printed By – Mohndruck Graphische Betriebe GmbH
Manufactured By – Sonopress
Recorded At – Allen Zentz Recording
Mastered At – Artisan Sound Recorders
Recorded At – Sound City Studios