1975 The Doobie Brothers – Stampede

Stampede is the fifth studio album by American rock band The Doobie Brothers. The album was released on April 25, 1975, by Warner Bros. Records. It was the final album by the band before Michael McDonald replaced Tom Johnston as lead vocalist and primary songwriter. The album has been certified gold by the RIAA.

Tracks

Sweet Maxine(Patrick Simmons; Tom Johnston) 04:17
2  Neal’s Fandango (Patrick Simmons) 03:15
3  Texas Lullaby (Tom Johnston) 04:57
4  Music Man (Tom Johnston) 03:29
5  Slat Key Soquel Rag (Patrick Simmons) 01:49
Take Me In Your Arms(Edward Holland; Lamont Dozier; Brian Holland) 03:36
I Cheat The Hangman(Patrick Simmons) 06:32
8  Precis (Jeff Baxter) 00:59
9  Rainy Day Crossroad Blues (Tom Johnston) 03:40
10  I Been Workin’on You (Tom Johnston) 04:18
11  Double Dealin Four Flusher (Patrick Simmons) 03:23

Musicians

BassTiran Porter
DrumsJohn Hartman
DrumsKeith Knudsen
GuitarJeff Baxter
GuitarTom Johnston
GuitarPatrick Simmons
KeyboardsBill Payne
MarimbaVictor Feldman
PercussionVictor Feldman
VocalsTiran Porter
VocalsPatrick Simmons
VocalsTom Johnston

Other Musicians

6 Take Me In Your Arms

CongasBobbye Hall
Background VocalsJessica Smith
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews
Background VocalsVenetta Fields


7 I Cheat The Hangman

TrumpetConte Candoli
TrumpetPete Candoli
Background VocalsMaria Muldaur


9 Rainy Day Crossroad Blues

GuitarRy Cooder


10 I Been Workin’on You

DrumsKarl Himmel
PercussionKarl Himmel
Background VocalsJessica Smith
Background VocalsSherlie Matthews
Background VocalsVenetta Fields

Liner Notes

Producer – Ted Templeman
Arranged By (Horns) – Paul Riser (Tracks, 1, 6, 11)
Arranged By (Strings)– Nick DeCaro (Tracks 3, 7, 9)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – Curtis Mayfield (Track 4)
Concertmaster – Harry Bluestone (Track 9)
Engineer – Donn Landee
Engineer – Travis Turk (Track 10)
Orchestrated By – Rich Tufo (Track 4)

Art Direction – Ed Thrasher
Photography By – Jill Maggid, Michael Maggid

Phonographic Copyright (p) Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Copyright (c) Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Recorded At Warner Bros. Recording Studios
Mastered At Warner Bros. Recording Studios
Recorded At The Burbank Studios
Recorded At Curtom Studios
Recorded At Record Plant, Sausalito
Recorded At Creative Workshop