1968 The 5th Dimension – Stoned Soul Picnic

Stoned Soul Picnic is the third album by American pop group The 5th Dimension, released in 1968. Early versions of the album had a lyric sheet inserted in the sleeve.


1  Sweet Blindness (Laura Nyro) 3:27
2  It’ll Never Be The Same Again (Jeffrey Comanor) 3:08
3  The Sailboat Song (Jeffrey Comanor) 2:52
4  It’s A Great Life (Denny McReynolds; Karen O’Hara) 3:08
5  Stoned Soul Picnic (Laura Nyro) 3:31
6  California Soul (Nickolas Ashford; Valerie Simpson) 3:16
7  Lovin’ Stew (Jeffrey Comanor; Jules Alexander) 2:51
8  Broken Wing Bird (Bob Alcivar; Kellie McKinney) 2:41
9  Good News (Dick Addrisi; Don Addrisi) 2:36
10  Bobbie’s Blues (Who Do you Think OfH) (Jeffrey Comanor) 3:18
11  The Eleventh Song (What A Groovy Day!) (Jimmy Webb) 2:26
12  East Of Java (Frank Unzueta) 3:07



BassJoe Osborn
BassRay Pohlman
DrumsHal Blaine
GuitarMike Deasy
GuitarTommy Tedesco
GuitarRay Pohlman
KeyboardsJimmy Rowles
KeyboardsLarry Knechtel
OrganJimmy Rowles
OrganLarry Knechtel
PianoJimmy Rowles
PianoLarry Knechtel
VibraphoneLarry Bunker
PercussionHal Blaine
PercussionLarry Bunker
VocalsBilly Davis
VocalsFlorence LaRue
VocalsLamonte McLemore
VocalsMarilyn McCoo
VocalsRon Townson

Other Musicians

Brass – The Bill Holman Strings & Brass

Liner Notes

Producer – Bones Howe
Arranged By – Bones Howe, Bill Holman, Bob Alcivar, Ray Pohlman
Conductor – Rene DeKnight
Coordinator – Marc Gordon
Engineer – Bones Howe
Engineer (Assistant) – Alex Kazanegras, Captain Nemo, Joe Sidore, Mary Wood, Phil Ramone, Sol Weiss, Winston Wong
Orchestra – The Sid Sharp Strings

Art Direction – Woody Woodward
Artwork (Cover Graphics) – Wayne Kimbell
Photography By – Dick Edlund
Photography By (Liner) – Hal Grier