1971 Barbra Streisand ‎– Stoney End

Stoney End is the twelfth studio album by Barbra Streisand. Released in 1971, it became her first studio album that was a change in direction for Streisand with a more upbeat contemporary pop sound. The album peaked at #10 in the United States, her first to reach the top 10 in five years, and was produced by music producer Richard Perry. When asked by fans during the Q&A segment of Streisand’s Back To Brooklyn concert on October 11, 2012 what the title track “Stoney End” was about, she replied that she still didn’t know.

Tracks

1  I Don’t Know Where I Stand (Joni Mitchell) 3:45
2  Hands Off The Man (Flim Flam Man) (Laura Nyro) 2:33
3  If You Could Read My Mind (Gordon Lightfoot) 3:50
4  Just A Little Lovin’ (Early In The Mornin’) (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) 2:28
5  Let Me Go (Randy Newman) 2:22
6  Stoney End (Laura Nyro) 2:59
7  No Easy Way Down (Carole King, Gerry Goffin) 3:52
8  Time And Love (Laura Nyro) 3:40
9  Maybe (Harry Nilsson) 3:09
10  Free The People (Barbara Keith) 3:17
11  I’ll Be Home (Randy Newman) 2:56

Media

Musicians

BassJoe Osborn
BassLarry Knechtel
BassMax Bennett
DrumsEarl Palmer
DrumsHal Blaine
DrumsRichie Hayward
DrumsRon Tutt
GuitarLarry Carlton
GuitarLouie Shelton
GuitarDavid Cohen
GuitarEric Weissberg
GuitarJune Millington
KeyboardsLarry Muhoberac
KeyboardsMichel Rubini
KeyboardsNickey Barclay
KeyboardsRandy Newman
PercussionMilt Holland
PercussionRichard Perry
Background VocalsClydie King
Background VocalsEddie Kendricks
Background VocalsGlenna Session
Background VocalsJackie Ward
Background VocalsJerry Cook
Background VocalsMaeretha Stewart
Background VocalsMerry Clayton
Background VocalsSharone De Vault
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
VocalsBarbra Streisand

Liner Notes

Producer – Richard Perry
Arranged By – Gene Page (Tracks 2, 4, 6, 7, 9)
Arranged By – Claus Ogerman (Tracks 7, 10)
Arranged By – Perry Botkin Jr. (Tracks 9, 11)
Arranged By (Horns) – Gene Page (Track 5)
Engineer – Glen Kolotkin, Pete Weiss, Rafael Valentin, Sy Mitchell
Mixed By – Bob Breault, Glen Kolotkin, Sy Mitchell

Manufactured By – Columbia Records
Remastered At – Digital Magnetics
Designed At – Camouflage Productions
Pressed By – DADC