1969 Emil Richards & The Microtonal Blues Band – The Spirit Of 1976

The Spirit Of 1976 is a live album by Emil Richards. It was recorded at Donte’s, North Hollywood, March 18 and 19, 1969.

Emil Richards (born Emilio Joseph Radocchia; September 2, 1932) is an American vibraphonist and percussionist.


1Spirit Of 1976 (Mike Barone)6:43
2Peek-A-Boo (Dave Mackay, Vicky Hamilton)4:52
3All Blue (Miles Davis)8:05
4One Tooth Grin (Mark Stevens)5:15
5Like Me (Dave Mackay, Vicky Hamilton)6:42
610 To 5 (Emil Richards)7:04
7Jordu (Duke Jordan)2:47



BassRay Neopolitan
DrumsJoe Porcaro
PianoDave Mackay
MarimbaEmil Richards
VibraphoneEmil Richards
PercussionEmil Richards
PercussionDave Mackay

Liner Notes

Producer – Ed Michel
Recorded By (Location Recording By) – Wally Heider

Design – George Whiteman
Liner Notes (Cover Notes) – Judith Chalkin
Photography By – Philip Melnick