1974 Riot – Welcome To The World Of Riot

Not to confuse with the metalband Riot, this band released only this funk/soul album (Welcome To The World Of Riot)  in 1974. The members were Carmelo Garcia, Dino Fekaris and Nick Zesses.



1  Welcome To The World (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 6:15
2  Just Beyond (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 4:09
3  Mother Nature (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 6:24
4  Put Your Gun Down Brother (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 4:35
5  I’m Happy Just To Be Livin’ (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 5:40
6  A Song Of Long Ago (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 4:10
7  God Bless Conchita (Gabriel Garcia) 3:22
8  It’s Been Oh So Long (Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses) 3:10



BassJose Marino
DrumsJohn Deluna
GuitarWah Wah Watson
GuitarTommy Trujillo
HarpsichordJai Winding
PianoJai Winding
FlugelhornJerry Rush
TrumpetJerry Rush
VibesJai Winding
PercussionCarmelo Garcia
PercussionHector Andrade
VocalsGabriel Garcia

Liner Notes

Producer – Dino Fekaris, Nick Zerres
Arranged By – Dino Fekaris, Nick Zerres
Engineer (Mixing) – Cal Harris, Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses
Engineer (Recording) – Art Stewart, Cal Harris, Larry Miles, Russ Terrana

Design – Renate Druks
Photography By – Jim Britt

Recorded and Mixed at Motown Recording Studios, Hollywood, California
Ⓟ 1974 Motown Record Corporation / ™ Motown Record Corp.