1970 Buddy Miles – We Got To Live Together

We Got To Live Together is the second solo album by Buddy Miles, released in 1970 on Mercury.

George Allen “Buddy” Miles Jr. (September 5, 1947 – February 26, 2008), was an American rock drummer, vocalist, composer, and producer. He was a founding member of the Electric Flag (1967), a member of Jimi Hendrix’s Band of Gypsys (1969–1970), founder and leader of the Buddy Miles Express and later, the Buddy Miles Band. Miles also played and recorded with Carlos Santana and others. Additionally, he sang lead vocals on the critically and commercially acclaimed “California Raisins” claymation TV commercials and recorded two California Raisins R&B albums.

Tracks

1  Runaway Child (Little Miss Nothin’) (Buddy Miles; Charles Karp) 04:58
2  Walking Down The Highway (Buddy Miles; Charles Karp) 05:27
3  Easy Greasy (Buddy Miles) 04:42
4  We Got To Live Together (Buddy Miles) 11:51
5  Take It Off Him And Put It On Me (George Jackson; Herman Jones; Larry Pierce; Mickey Buckins; Robert Owens) 03:35

Musicians

1 Runaway Child (Little Miss Nothin’)

BassDavid Hull
DrumsBuddy Miles
GuitarCharles Karp
GuitarMarlo Henderson
ClavinetAndre Lewis
OrganAndre Lewis
PianoBob Hogins
FlugelhornPhil Woods
SaxDick Gabriel
SaxBilly McPherson
TromboneBob Hogins
TrumpetJoel Porter
PercussionFred Allen
Background VocalsAndre Lewis
Background VocalsBob Hogins
Background VocalsCharles Karp
Background VocalsDavid Hull
Background VocalsFred Allen
Background VocalsMarlo Henderson
Background VocalsPhil Woods
VocalsBuddy Miles


2 Walking Down The Highway

BassDavid Hull
DrumsBuddy Miles
GuitarCharles Karp
GuitarMarlo Henderson
Acoustic GuitarCharles Karp
OrganAndre Lewis
PianoBob Hogins
FlugelhornPhil Woods
FluteMark Williams
SaxMark Williams
TromboneBob Hogins
TrumpetLee Allen
Background VocalsAndre Lewis
Background VocalsBob Hogins
Background VocalsCharles Karp
Background VocalsDavid Hull
Background VocalsFred Allen
Background VocalsMarlo Henderson
Background VocalsPhil Woods
VocalsBuddy Miles


3 Easy Greasy

BassDavid Hull
DrumsBuddy Miles
Guitar (solo)Buddy Miles
GuitarCharles Karp
GuitarMarlo Henderson
ClavinetAndre Lewis
OrganAndre Lewis
PianoBob Hogins
FlugelhornPhil Woods
SaxDick Gabriel
SaxBilly McPherson
TromboneBob Hogins
TrumpetJoel Porter


4 We Got To Live Together

BassDavid Hull
DrumsBuddy Miles
Guitar (solo)Charles Karp
GuitarMarlo Henderson
ClavinetAndre Lewis
OrganBob Hogins
FlugelhornPhil Woods
SaxDick Gabriel
SaxBilly McPherson
TromboneBob Hogins
TrumpetJoel Porter
Background VocalsAndre Lewis
Background VocalsCharles Karp
Background VocalsDavid Hull
Background VocalsMarlo Henderson
Background VocalsPhil Woods
VocalsBuddy Miles


5 Take It Off Him And Put It On Me

BassDavid Hull
DrumsBuddy Miles
Guitar (solo)Charles Karp
GuitarMarlo Henderson
OrganAndre Lewis
PianoBob Hogins
FlugelhornPhil Woods
SaxDick Gabriel
SaxBilly McPherson
TromboneBob Hogins
TrumpetJoel Porter
VocalsBuddy Miles

Liner Notes

Producer – Buddy Miles, Robin McBride
Engineer – Gary Kellgren (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5)
Engineer – Alan Hendler (Track 2)
Engineer (Assistant) – John Henning, Mike Stone, Phil Schier (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5)
Engineer (Assistant) – Fred Breitberg (Track 2)

Art Direction – Desmond Strobel
Design – Richard Germinaro
Photography By – Burnell Caldwell, Bart Harris

Recorded At Audio Finishers Studio
Recorded At Record Plant, Los Angeles
Remixed At Record Plant, Los Angeles