1974 John Sebastian – Tarzana Kid

Tarzana Kid is an album by American singer-songwriter John Sebastian, released in 1974. The album was a commercial failure and did not chart. His next album which featured “Welcome Back” was his last for the Reprise label. Tarzana Kid was reissued on CD in 2007 by Collectors’ Choice Music and in 2008 by Rhino Entertainment.

Tracks

1  Sitting In Limbo (Guilly Bright; Jimmy Cliff) 03:29
2  Friends Again (John Sebastian) 02:28
3  Dixie Chicken (Fred Martin; Lowell George) 03:49
4  Sportin’ Life (Joe Butler; John Sebastian; Steve Boone; Zal Yanovski) 03:09
5  Face Of Appalachia (John Sebastian; Lowell George) 04:20
6  Wild Wood Flower (Traditional) 01:43
7  Wild About My Lovin’ (Traditional) 03:05
8  Singing The Blues (Melvin Endsley) 02:22
9  Stories We Could Tell (John Sebastian) 03:09
10  Harpoon (Erik Jacobsen; John Sebastian; Kelly Shanahan; Kenny Altman; Ray Neopolitan; Ron Koss) 02:25

Musicians

1 Sitting In Limbo

BassKenny Altman
DrumsMilt Holland
GuitarAmos Garrett
GuitarRussell Dashiel
Acoustic GuitarJohn Sebastian
MarimbaJohn Sebastian
VocalsJohn Sebastian


2 Friends Again

BassKenny Altman
PercussionMilt Holland
GuitarAmos Garrett
BanjoJohn Sebastian
Background VocalsThe Pointer Sisters
VocalsJohn Sebastian


3 Dixie Chicken

BassKenny Altman
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarJerry McKuen
GuitarLowell George
GuitarJohn Sebastian
Steel GuitarBuddy Emmons
HarmonicaJohn Sebastian
CongasBobbye Hall
Background VocalsEmmylou Harris
Background VocalsLowell George
VocalsJohn Sebastian


4 Sportin’ Life

BassKenny Altman
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarJohn Sebastian
HarmonicaJohn Sebastian
VocalsJohn Sebastian


5 Face Of Appalachia

BassKenny Altman
DrumsKelly Shanahan
GuitarRussell Dashiel
GuitarJohn Sebastian
Slide GuitarLowell George
Acoustic GuitarJohn Sebastian
MandolinDavid Grisman
FiddleDavid Lindley
Background VocalsLowell George
VocalsJohn Sebastian


6 Wild Wood Flower

BassKenny Altman
GuitarAmos Garrett
AutoharpJohn Sebastian
MandolinDavid Grisman


7 Wild About My Lovin’

BassKenny Altman
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarJohn Sebastian
Slide GuitarRy Cooder
Acoustic GuitarJohn Sebastian
MandolinRy Cooder
VocalsJohn Sebastian


8 Singing The Blues

BassKenny Altman
DrumsJim Gordon
GuitarAmos Garrett
Acoustic GuitarJohn Sebastian
Pedal Steel GuitarBuddy Emmons
VocalsJohn Sebastian
VocalsJohn Sebastian


9 Stories We Could Tell

BassKenny Altman
DrumsMilt Holland
GuitarJohn Sebastian
Acoustic GuitarJohn Sebastian
Steel GuitarBuddy Emmons
AutoharpJohn Sebastian
Background VocalsPhil Everly
VocalsJohn Sebastian


10 Harpoon

BassKenny Altman
DrumsKelly Shanahan
GuitarJohn Sebastian
GuitarRon Koss
HarmonicaJohn Sebastian

Liner Notes

Producer – Erik Jacobsen, John Sebastian
Arranged By – John Sebastian (Tracks 6, 7)
Arranged By (Strings) – David Paich
Engineer – Donn Landee, John Boyd, Peter Granet, Stephen Jarvis

Photography – Basin St. Graphics

Mastered At The Mastering Lab
Mixed At The Sound Factory
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