1978 Russ Ballard – At The Third Stroke

At the Third Stroke is the third album by Russ Ballard, released in 1978.

Russell Glyn “Russ” Ballard (born 31 October 1945, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England) is an English singer, songwriter and musician.

Tracks

1  Dancer (Russ Ballard) 4:01
2  Helpless (Russ Ballard) 4:38
3  Treat Her Right (Russ Ballard) 2:59
4  Expressway To Your Heart (Russ Ballard) 2:53
5  Cast The Spirit (Russ Ballard) 6:33
6  Look At Her Dance (Russ Ballard) 4:10
7  What Does It Take (Russ Ballard) 3:14
8  I’m A Scorpio (Russ Ballard) 6:22
9  My Judgement Day (Russ Ballard) 5:38

Media

Musicians

1 Dancer

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarRuss Ballard
PianoDavid Foster
OrganDavid Paich


2 Helpless

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarRuss Ballard
Fender RhodesDavid Foster
OrganDavid Paich
Background VocalsTom Kelly
Background VocalsDenny Henson


3 Treat Her Right

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsMike Baird
PianoDavid Foster
Fender RhodesDavid Paich
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsTom Kelly
Background VocalsDenny Henson


4 Expressway To Your Heart

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarFred Tackett
GuitarRuss Ballard
PianoCraige Doerge
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsDenny Henson


5 Cast The Spirit

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarRuss Ballard
OrganDavid Paich
PianoDavid Foster


6 Look At Her Dance

BassDennis Belfield
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarRuss Ballard
ClavinetDavid Foster
PianoDavid Foster
SaxTom Scott
PercussionBobby Hall
Background VocalsTom Kelly
Background VocalsDenny Henson


7 What Does It Take

BassRuss Ballard
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarRuss Ballard
ClavinetDavid Paich
Fender RhodesDavid Foster
PercussionBobbye Hall
PercussionKeith Olson
FluteTom Scott
SaxTom Scott
Background VocalsTom Kelly
Background VocalsDenny Henson


8 I’m A Scorpio

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarRuss Ballard
OrganDavid Paich
PianoDavid Foster


9 My Judgement Day

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarRuss Ballard
OrganDavid Paich
PianoDavid Foster
PianoDavid Paich
Background VocalsTom Kelly
Background VocalsDenny Henson

Liner Notes

Producer – Keith Olsen
Arranged By (Strings) – David Paich
Engineer – David DeVore
Mastered By – Ted Jensen

Design – Nancy Donald
Photography By – Brian Hagiwara, Kenneth McGowan

Copyright (c) – CBS Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
Produced For – Pogologo Productions Inc.
Made By – Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd.
Recorded At – Sound City Studios
Recorded At – CBS Studios, San Francisco
Recorded At – Kendun Recorders
Mastered At – Sterling Sound