Journey is the second album released by record producer Arif Mardin as leader. Released on the Atlantic label in 1974, it features “a veritable who’s who of funk and jazz greats”, many of them regular session and studio musicians who appear on Mardin-produced albums for other artists.
Bert Sommer is the third solo album by singer/songwriter Bert Sommer, released in 1970 on Buddah. Tracks 1 Stick Together (Bert Sommer) 03:15 2 Love Is Winning (Bert Sommer) 03:08 3 She Knows Me Better (Bert Sommer) 03:04 4 People Got To Be Free (Bert Sommer) 02:25 5 I Wondered Where You Be (Bert Sommer) […]
Bette Midler is the eponymous second studio album by American singer Bette Midler, released in 1973 on the Atlantic Records label. Produced by Arif Mardin and Barry Manilow, Bette Midler includes Midler’s interpretations of Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael’s “Skylark”, Berthold Brecht and Kurt Weill’s “Surabaya Johnny”, Bob Dylan’s “I Shall Be Released” and Glenn […]
Hair Pieces (1968, Verve Forecast) is an album by Canadian-American composer, pianist and writer of musical theater Galt MacDermot. Tracks 1 Where Do I Go? (Galt MacDermot; Gerome Ragni; James Rado) 02:40 2 Easy To Be Hard (Galt MacDermot; Gerome Ragni; James Rado) 03:10 3 Frank Mills (Galt MacDermot; Gerome Ragni; James Rado) 03:15 4 […]
Released in 1975, Feel Like Makin’ Love is Roberta Flack‘s fifth solo album and sixth overall, when counting her duet album with Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway from 1972. It was the first album produced by Flack herself, under the pseudonym Rubina Flake. The album’s title cut had been issued as a single […]
All For A Reason (1977, A&MRecords) is the second album by the brothers Alessi. The Alessi Brothers, also known as Alessi, are an American pop rock singer-songwriter duo who first came to international prominence with their 1977 hit single “Oh Lori”. The duo are identical twin brothers, Billy and Bobby Alessi (born July 12, 1953, […]
David Spinozza is an American guitarist and producer. He worked with former Beatles Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and John Lennon during the 1970s, and had a long collaboration with singer-songwriter James Taylor, producing Taylor’s album Walking Man. Spinozza worked with McCartney during sessions for McCartney’s Ram album during 1971. When the chance came to work […]
NYC Cats Direct is the fifth solo album by guitarist John Tropea, released in 1985 (DMP). Tracks 1 Free Lunch (John Tropea; Tom McFaul) 07:18 2 Moroccan Nights (John Tropea) 06:44 3 The Chant (George Young) 06:37 4 Mr. Music (Warren Bernhardt) 07:00 5 Honky Tonk (Part I) (Bill Doggett; Billy Butler; Clifford Scott; Shep […]