1971 Albert Collins – There’s Gotta Be A Change

There’s Gotta Be a Change is the fifth album by Albert Collins. It was released in 1971 on Tumbleweed.

Albert Gene Drewery, known as Albert Collins and the Ice Man (October 1, 1932 – November 24, 1993), was an American electric blues guitarist and singer with a distinctive guitar style. He was noted for his powerful playing and his use of altered tunings and a capo. His long association with the Fender Telecaster led to the title “The Master of the Telecaster”


1  There\’s Gotta Be A Change (Gwen Collins) 4:12
2  In Love Wit\’cha (Albert Collins) 7:18
3  Stickin\’ (Gwen Collins) 3:15
4  Today Ain\’t Like Yesterday (Gwen Collins) 4:50
5  Somethin\’ On My Mind (Gwen Collins) 1:41
6  Frog Jumpin\’ (Gwen Collins) 2:05
7  I Got A Mind To Travel (Gwen Collins) 4:58
8  Get Your Business Straight (Gwen Collins) 3:50
9 Fade Away (Jim Casey) 6:19



Bass Bryan Garofalo
Drums Jim Keltner
Guitar Albert Collins
Guitar Jesse Ed Davis
Piano Richard Landis
Sax Bill Perkins
Sax Ernie Watts
Sax Jay Migliori
Sax Jim Horn
Sax Plas Johnson
Trombone Bobby Knight
Trombone Lew McCreary
Trumpet Bud Brisbois
Trumpet Pete Candoli
Vocals Albert Collins

Other Musicians

3 Stickin\’

Bass Michael Rosso
Drums Larry Daniels
Piano James Dallam

4 Today Ain\’t Like Yesterday

Bass Michael Rosso
Drums Larry Daniels
Piano James Dallam

9 Fade Away

Piano Mac Rebennack

Liner Notes

Producer – Bill Szymczyk
Engineer – Bill Szymczyk

Design – Aaron Schumaker
Photography By – Philip Melnick, Tom Wright

Copyright (c) – Tumbleweed Records Inc.
Recorded At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
Mastered At – Artisan Sound Recorders