1988 Sam Riney – At Last

At Last is the debut solo album by Sam Riney, released in 1988.

Sam Riney is an American multi-instrumentalist in jazz. He is best known for his work as a studio musician , but has also made several albums as a solo artist. Riney played on albums by, among others, Robby Krieger (known from The Doors ), David Benoit , Barry Manilow , Peter White , Al Stewart , Herbie Hancock and Peter Frampton. In the beginning of the 2000s he formed the group Polychrome with Bob Leatherbarrow (vibraphone), John Chiodini (guitar), Paul Moran (bass guitar) and Kendall Kay (drums).

Tracks

1  Fire (Jeff Carruthers, Rick Conrad) 4:19
2  Shape My Spirit (Don Grady) 4:41
3  What Was I to You? (Sam Riney, Don Grady) 5:19
4  Kabuki (Jason Miles, Lenny White) 5:28
5  Pacific Coast Highway – 1 A.M. (Don Grady) 4:54
6  At Last (Kenny Loggins, David Foster, Nathan East, Ein Loggins) 4:26
7  Magic Man (Sam Riney, Emil Palame) 4:59
8  I Keep Going Strong (Eddie Arkin) 4:04
9  Let it Ride (Reggie Burrell) 5:25
10  Nuage (Jeff Carruthers, Rick Conrad) 4:31

Media

Musicians

1 Fire

BassFred Washington
DrumsCarlos Vega
Guitar (solo)Mike Miller
GuitarMike Landau
PianoEmil Palame
SynthesizerJohn Stanley
SaxSam Riney


2 Shape My Spirit

BassFred Washington
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerDon Grady
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro


3 What Was I to You?

BassFred Washington
DrumsCarlos Vega
Guitar (solo)Grant Geissman
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerDon Grady
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro


4 Kabuki

BassFred Washington
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerDon Grady
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro


5 Pacific Coast Highway – 1 A.M.

BassFred Washington
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarMike Landau
PianoDon Grady
SynthesizerDon Grady
FlugelhornFreddie Hubbard
SaxSam Riney


6 At Last

BassFred Washington
Drums (programming)John Stanley
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerJuko Yagami
SynthesizerJohn Stanley
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro


7 Magic Man

BassFred Washington
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarMike Landau
PianoEmil Palame
SynthesizerDon Grady
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro


8 I Keep Going Strong

BassFred Washington
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerJohn Stanley
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro


9 Let it Ride

BassFred Washington
Drums (programming)John Stanley
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerJohn Stanley
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro
VocalsPortia Griffin


10 Nuage

BassFred Washington
BassDann Glenn
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarMike Landau
SynthesizerDon Grady
SaxSam Riney
PercussionLenny Castro

Liner Notes

Producer – Paul Brown
Producer (Executive) – Barry Wilson
Arranged By – John Stanley (Tracks 1, 6, 8, 9)
Arranged By – Don Grady (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10)
Engineer (Assistant) – Mike Scott
Mixed By – Paul Brown
Mastered By – Michelle Stone

Art Direction – Nick Newton, Barry Wilson
Photography – Alan Dockery, Paul Maxon

Mixed at Amigo Studios
Recorded at Amigo Studios