1984 Gene Clark – This Byrd Has Flown

This Byrd Has Flown is an 1995 re-issue album by Gene Clark, officially released as Firebyrd in 1984. The re-issue has additional tracks.
Harold Eugene “Gene” Clark (November 17, 1944 – May 24, 1991) was an American singer-songwriter and founding member of the folk rock band the Byrds. He was the Byrds’ principal songwriter between 1964 and early 1966, writing most of the band’s best-known originals from this period, including “I’ll Feel a Whole Lot Better”, “She Don’t Care About Time”, “Eight Miles High” and “Set You Free This Time”.


1  Tambourine Man (Bob Dylan) 05:38
2  Vanessa (Alex Taylor; Thomas Jefferson Kaye) 03:07
3  Rain Song (Andy Kandanes; Gene Clark) 03:00
4  C’est La Bonne Rue (Thomas Jefferson Kaye; Tom Slocum) 03:22
5  If You Could Read My Mind (Gordon Lightfoot) 03:49
6  Dixie Flyer (Thomas Jefferson Kaye) 02:42
7  Feel A Whole Lot Better (Gene Clark) 02:45
8  Rodeo Rider (Andy Kandanes; Gene Clark) 03:58
9  All I Want (Gene Clark; Shannon O’Neill; Tom Slocum) 04:44
10  Something About You Baby (Andy Kandanes; Gene Clark) 02:49
11  Made For Love (Gene Clark) 03:18
12  Blue Raven (Gene Clark) 04:57



BassBrett Bloomfield
BassPeter Oliva
DrumsAndy Kandanes
GuitarGreg Douglass
GuitarGene Clark
Slide GuitarGreg Douglass
SynthesizerDavid Ahlers
Background VocalsAndy Kandanes
Background VocalsChris Hillman
Background VocalsHerb Pedersen
Background VocalsThomas Jefferson Kaye
VocalsGene Clark

Other Musicians

9 All I Want

BassDavid Chamberlain
DrumsRick Marotta
GuitarAlbert Lee
GuitarShannon O’Neill
GuitarTom Slocum
Acoustic GuitarGene Clark
Pedal Steel GuitarPete Kleinow
KeyboardsJai Winding
PercussionJeffrey Porcaro
PercussionLarry Cortez
Background VocalsShannon O’Neill
Background VocalsTom Slocum
Background VocalsHerb Pedersen
VocalsGene Clark

Liner Notes

Producer – Andy Kandanes
Producer (Assistant) – Tom Slocum
Producer (Associate) – Thomas Jefferson Kaye
Arranged By – Andy Kandanes
Coordinator – Jerome Work
Engineer – Paul Stubblebine, Howard Johnson
Engineer – Shannon O’Neill (Track 9)
Mixed By – Jesse Clark-Kid (Track 9)

Design – Joern Kroeger
Photography By – E. Beverly Dublin, Gary Nichamin

Recorded At Different Fur Studios
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