1978 Garland Jeffreys – One-Eyed Jack

One-Eyed Jack is Garland Jeffreys‘ fourth solo album. It was released in 1978 on A&M Records. It was recorded at Atlantic Studios, New York City and produced by Jeffreys and David Spinozza. It was dedicated: “in Memory of my childhood idol, Jackie Robinson…here comes the One-Eyed Jack, Sometimes white and sometimes black”.


1  She Didn’t Lie (Garland Jeffreys) 03:24
2  Keep On Trying (Garland Jeffreys) 03:29
3  Reelin’ (Garland Jeffreys) 03:14
4  Haunted House (Garland Jeffreys) 02:53
5  One-Eyed Jack (Garland Jeffreys) 05:00
6  Scream In The Night (Garland Jeffreys) 03:50
7  No Woman, No Cry (Vincent Ford) 04:41
8  Oh My Soul (Garland Jeffreys) 04:01
9  Desperation Drive (Garland Jeffreys) 04:19
10  Been There And Back (Garland Jeffreys) 04:23



BassAnthony Jackson
DrumsSteve Gadd
DrumsRick Shlosser
DrumsWinston Grennan
GuitarDavid Spinozza
GuitarJeff Mironov
GuitarHugh McCracken
GuitarAndy Cherna
GuitarGarland Jeffreys
Slide GuitarDavid Spinozza
Slide GuitarHugh McCracken
Acoustic GuitarDavid Spinozza
Acoustic GuitarHugh McCracken
ClavinetMac Rebennack
Electric PianoDon Grolnick
OrganDon Grolnick
PianoDavid Spinozza
PianoDon Grolnick
PianoMac Rebennack
SynthesizerRichard Trifan
HarmonicaHugh McCracken
SaxDavid Sanborn
SaxMichael Brecker
SaxLew Del Gatto
SaxGeorge Young
TrumpetRandy Brecker
TrumpetAlan Rubin
TrumpetMarvin Stamm
CongasRalph MacDonald
TimbalesSteve Gadd
PercussionSteve Gadd
PercussionRalph MacDonald
PercussionGarland Jeffreys
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsDiana Grasselli
Background VocalsDiva Gray
Background VocalsLuther Vandross
Background VocalsPhoebe Snow
VocalsGarland Jeffreys

Liner Notes

Producer – David Spinozza, Garland Jeffreys
Arranged By – Garland Jeffreys, Alan Freedman
Creative Director – Carole Langer
Engineer (Assistant) – Michael O’Reilly
Mixed By – Lew Hahn
Recorded By – Lew Hahn

Art Direction – Roland Young
Design – Chuck Beeson
Photography – Bob Richardson

Mastered At A&M Studios
Recorded At Atlantic Studios
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