1978 Country Joe McDonald – Rock and Roll Music From the Planet Earth

Country Joe McDonald (born Joseph Allen McDonald, January 1, 1942) is an American musician who was the lead singer of the 1960s psychedelic rock group Country Joe and the Fish.
McDonald has recorded 33 albums and has written hundreds of songs over a career spanning 40 years. In 1965, he and Barry Melton co-founded Country Joe & the Fish which became a pioneer psychedelic rock band with their eclectic performances at the Avalon Ballroom, the Fillmore, the Monterey Pop Festival, and both the original and 1979 reunion Woodstock Festivals.

Tracks

1  Coyote (Joe McDonald) 6:16
2  Bring Back the Sixties Man (Joe McDonald) 4:17
3  Sunshine Through My Window (Joe McDonald) 4:52
4  Rock and Roll Again (Joe McDonald) 3:37
5  Darkship (Iain Sutherland) 4:04
6  Y-O-U (Joe McDonald) 3:03
7  Southern Cross (Joe McDonald) 3:25
8  Space Patrol (Joe McDonald) 2:50
9  U.F.O. (Joe McDonald) 1:42
10  Get It Together (Joe McDonald) 2:59

Media

Musicians

1 Coyote

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarJohn Blakeley
PianoDavid Foster
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsLisa Roberts
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill


2 Bring Back the Sixties Man

BassMac Cridlin
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
PianoBill Cuomo
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
TrumpetChuck Findley
TrumpetSteve Madaio
WoodwindsJohn Mitchell
Background VocalsAndrea Robinson
Background VocalsJon Joyce
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsJohn Lehman


3 Sunshine Through My Window

BassMac Cridlin
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
PianoBill Cuomo
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
HarmonicaJoe McDonald
TrumpetChuck Findley
TrumpetSteve Madaio
WoodwindsJohn Mitchell
Background VocalsAndrea Robinson
Background VocalsJon Joyce
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsJohn Lehman


4 Rock and Roll Again

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsChili Charles
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarJohn Blakeley
PianoDavid Foster
TrumpetChuck Findley
TrumpetSteve Madaio
WoodwindsJohn Mitchell
Background VocalsLisa Roberts
Background VocalsMarti McCall
Background VocalsRoger Kenerly-Saint
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill


5 Darkship

BassMac Cridlin
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
KeyboardsBill Cuomo


6 Y-O-U

BassMac Cridlin
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
PianoBill Cuomo
Background VocalsPeter Walsh


7 Southern Cross

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
PianoDavid Foster
DidgeridooChuck Findley
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsLisa Roberts
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill


8 Space Patrol

BassMac Cridlin
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
OrganBill Cuomo


9 U.F.O.

BassMac Cridlin
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJay Graydon
OrganBill Cuomo
TrumpetChuck Findley
TrumpetSteve Madaio
HornTrevor Lawrence
Background VocalsPeter Walsh


10 Get It Together

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarJohn Blakeley
PianoDavid Foster
Background VocalsLisa Roberts
Background VocalsMarti McCall
Background VocalsRoger Kenerly-Saint
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill

Liner Notes

Engineer – David Henson, John Fischbach, Phil Kaffel
Producer – Trevor Lawrence

Lacquer Cut By – Jeff Sanders

Recorded At – Crystal Sound
Recorded At – Fantasy Studios
Lacquer Cut At – Crystal Sound