1972 The Charles Ford Band – The Charles Ford Band

The Charles Ford Band selftitled album, was their first album and was released in 1972. They formed in 1971 and existed for about a year, till they got together in 1983 for a reunion. The band was named after Charles Ford, father of the brothers Robben, Patrick, and Mark.


1 Blue And Lonesome (Walter Jacobs) 8:27
2 Gibson Creek Shuffle (Robben Ford) 3:48
3 My Time After Awhile (Bob Geddins, Ronald Badger) 3:44
4 Rest My Mind On Jesus (Robben Ford) 1:33
5 Reconsider This (Lowell Fusion) 5:26
6 Black Night (Jessie Mae Robinson) 8:32
7 Wild Woman (Albert King) 4:13



BassStan Poplin
DrumsPatrick Ford
GuitarRobben Ford
PianoRobben Ford
HarmonicaMark Ford
VocalsRobben Ford

Other Musicians

3 My Time After Awhile

GuitarMichael Osborn

Liner Notes

Producer – Chris Strachwitz, Patrick Ford

Recorded at Funky Studios in SF January 17, 1972 and March 19, 1972.