Sessiondays is a project of honoring, collecting and sharing information of the session players throughout the 60s, 70s and 80s. You can find discographies, charting singles (US and UK) and interviews.
First of all: thank you Melanie Carlston (www.billchamplin.net) for the help and for editing the interview with Bill Champlin. Your role as background vocalist and as a composer was quite huge these days. I am keeping a database that is growing bigger every day and lost count how many times I saw your name. You […]
Blue Desert is the third solo album by Marc Jordan, released in 1979. Marc Wallace Jordan (born 1948), is an American-born Canadian singer-songwriter, record producer, session musician, and actor. Covering a wide variety of genres, he has written songs for a number of well-known artists, including Diana Ross, Rod Stewart, Cher, Bette Midler, and Josh Groban. […]
Knock The Walls Down is an album by Steve Kipner, released 1979 on Elektra. Stephen Alan Kipner (born 1950) is an American-born Australian songwriter and record producer, with hits spanning a 40-year period, including chart-topping songs such as Olivia Newton-John’s “Physical”, Natasha Bedingfield’s “These Words”, and Christina Aguilera’s “Genie in a Bottle”, for which he won […]
Dr. Heckle and Mr. Jive is the seventh album by the pop rock duo England Dan & John Ford Coley. The single “Love Is the Answer” was an American hit, reaching #10. Two other songs on the album later became country and pop hits for other artists: “Broken Hearted Me” was a success for Anne […]
Realce is a studio album released by Brazilian singer Gilberto Gil in 1979. It is the last album of Gil’s “Re” trilogy, the others being Refazenda (1975) and Refavela (1977). Gilberto Passos Gil Moreira (born June 26, 1942), better known as Gilberto Gil, is a Brazilian singer, guitarist, and songwriter, known for both his musical innovation and political commitment. From 2003 to 2008, […]
The self titled album is the second solo album by singer/songwriter Steve Eaton, released in 1979 on Mountain Bluebird Records. It was re-released in 2000 on CD. Tracks 1 Got Me Moanin’ (Steve Eaton) 2:34 2 Raking Leaves In the Wind (Steve Eaton) 3:15 3 All In Love Say I (Steve Eaton) 4:15 4 Hurricanes […]
I Am is the ninth studio album by the R&B band Earth Wind & Fire, released in June 1979 on CBS Records. The album features the singles “Boogie Wonderland” with The Emotions and “After the Love Has Gone”. I Am has been certified double platinum in the US by the RIAA and platinum in the […]
Laycut Records, founded by John Keane, is an independent record label based in Los Angeles, California.