On February 3, 1997.

Earthling

On February 3, 1997, “Virgin” label released “Earthling” the twentieth David Bowie studio album.  It was recorded March – August 1996, at “Mountain Studios” in Montreux, and at “Looking Glass Studio” in New York. This was the first album Bowie self-produced since 1974 “Diamond Dogs”, together with Reeves Gabrels and Mark Plati.

Personnel:

  • David Bowie– vocals, guitar, alto saxophone, samples, keyboards
  • Reeves Gabrels– programming, synthesisers, real and sampled guitars, vocals
  • Mark Plati– programming, loops, samples, keyboards
  • Gail Ann Dorsey– bass, vocals
  • Zachary Alford – drum loops, acoustic drums, electronic percussion
  • Mike Garson– keyboards, piano

Track listing:

All lyrics by David Bowie, all music by David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels and Mark Plati, except Track 4, 5 and 9 by David Bowie and Reeves Gabrels, Track 6 by David Bowie, Track 8 by David Bowie and Brian Eno.

  1. Little Wonder
  2. Looking for Satellites
  3. Battle for Britain (The Letter)
  4. Seven Years in Tibet
  5. Dead Man Walking
  6. Telling Lies
  7. The Last Thing You Should Do
  8. I’m Afraid of Americans
  9. Law (Earthlings on Fire)
  10. I’m Afraid of Americans
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On February 2, 2013.

My_Bloody_Valentine_-_MBV

On February 2, 2013, My Bloody Valentine self-released the album “MBV”.  it was recorded 1996 / 1997 and  2006 / 2012, and was produced by Kevin Shields. “MBV” was the band’s first full-length release with original material since 1991’s “Loveless”.

Personnel:

  • Kevin Shields
  • Bilinda Butcher
  • Debbie Googe
  • Colm Ó Cíosóig
  • Matthew Cooper – layout
  • Debbie Googe – layout
  • Lung – booklet images
  • Anna Meldal – booklet images
  • Nicholas Pankhurst – sleeve artwork, booklet images

Tracks listing:

All tracks by Kevin Shields.

  1. She Found Now
  2. Only Tomorrow
  3. Who Sees You
  4. Is This and Yes
  5. If I Am
  6. New You
  7. In Another Way
  8. Nothing Is
  9. Wonder 2

On February 2, 1993.

Phish_Rift

On February 2, 1993, “Elektra” label released “Rift” the fourth Phish studio album. it was recorded September – November 1992, at “White Crow Studios” in Vermont and at “The Castle” in Nashville, and was produced by Barry Beckett.

Personnel:

  • Trey Anastasio- guitars, vocals
  • Page McConnell- keyboards, vocals
  • Mike Gordon- bass guitar, vocals
  • Jon Fishman- drums, vocals
  • Gordon Stone – pedal steel
  • David Welker – illustrations
  • David Gahr – photography
  • Mike Mills – design

Track listing:

All tracks by Trey Anastasio and Tom Marshall, except where noted.

  1. Rift
  2. Fast Enough for You
  3. Lengthwise – Jon Fishman
  4. Maze
  5. Sparkle
  6. Horn
  7. The Wedge
  8. My Friend, My Friend
  9. Weigh – Mike Gordon
  10. All Things Reconsidered
  11. Mound – Mike Gordon
  12. It’s Ice
  13. Lengthwise – Jon Fishman
  14. The Horse
  15. Silent in the Morning

 

On February 2, 1988.

I'm_Your_Man_-_Leonard_Cohen (1)

On February 2, 1988, “Columbia” label released “I’m Your Man”, the eighth Leonard Cohen studio album. It was recorded August – November 1987, at the “Studio Tempo” in Montréal and “Rock Steady” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Leonard Cohen, Roscoe Beck, Jean-Michel Reusser and Michel Robidoux.  Pitchfork Media ranked the album at number 51 on its list “100 Best Albums of the 1980s”; “Slant” magazine listed the album at number 29 on its list of “Best Albums of the 1980s”.

Personnel:

  • Leonard Cohen: keyboards, vocals
  • Jude Johnson: vocals
  • Anjani Thomas: vocals
  • Jennifer Warnes: vocals
  • Mayel Assouly: backing vocals
  • Evelyine Hebey: backing vocals
  • Elisabeth Valletti: backing vocals
  • Jeff Fisher: keyboards
  • Bob Stanley: guitar
  • Sneaky Pete Kleinow: pedal steel guitar
  • Peter Kisilenko: bass
  • Tom Brechtlein: drums
  • Vinnie Colaiuta: drums
  • Lenny Castro: percussion
  • Michel Robidoux: drums, keyboards
  • John Bilezikjian:oud
  • Richard Beaudet: saxophone
  • Raffi Hakopian: violin

 Track listing:

All tracks by Leonard Cohen except where noted.

  1. First We Take Manhattan
  2. Ain’t No Cure for Love
  3. Everybody Knows – Leonard Cohen, Sharon Robinson
  4. I’m Your Man
  5. Take This Waltz – Leonard Cohen, Federico Garcia Lorca
  6. Jazz Police – Leonard Cohen, Jeff Fisher
  7. I Can’t Forget
  8. Tower of Song

 

On February 2, 1976.

A Trick of the Trail

On February 2, 1976, “Charisma” label released “A Trick of the Tail”, the seventh Genesis studio album.  it was recorded October – November 1975, at the “Trident Studios” in London, and was produced by David Hentschel, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Steve Hackett. This was the first album to feature drummer Phil Collins as lead vocalist following the departure of Peter Gabriel.

Personnel:

  • Mike Rutherford– 12-string guitar, bass, bass pedals
  • Tony Banks– pianos, synthesizers, organ, Mellotron, 12-string guitar, backing vocals
  • Phil Collins- drums, percussion, lead and backing vocals
  • Steve Hackett– electric guitar, 12-string guitars
  • Hipgnosis– sleeve design
  • Colin Elgie– sleeve design

Track listing:

  1. Dance on a Volcano – Mike Rutherford,Tony Banks, Steve Hackett, Phil Collins
  2. Entangled – Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks
  3. Squonk – Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks
  4. Mad Mad Moon – Tony Banks
  5. Robbery, Assault and Battery – Tony Banks, Phil Collins
  6. Ripples – Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks
  7. A Trick of the Tail – Tony Banks
  8. Los Endos – Phil Collins, Steve Hackett, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks

On February 2, 1976.

GimmeBackMyBullets_LynyrdSkynyrdalbum

On February 2, 1976, “MCA” released “Gimme Back My Bullets”, Lynyrd Skynyrd’s fourth studio album. It was recorded September – November 1975, at the “Record Plant” in Los Angeles and at Capricorn Studios, Macon, and was produce by Tom Dowd.

Personnel:

  • Ronnie Van Zant– lead vocals, lyrics
  • Allen Collins– guitars
  • Gary Rossington– guitars
  • Billy Powell– keyboards
  • Leon Wilkeson– bass, background vocals
  • Artimus Pyle– drums, percussion
  • The Honkettes- background vocals
  • Lee Freeman – harp
  • Barry Lee Harwood – dobro, mandolin

Track listing:

  1. Gimme Back My Bullets – Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant
  2. Every Mother’s Son – Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant
  3. Trust – Allen Collins, Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant
  4. (I Got the) Same Old Blues – J. J. Cale
  5. Double Trouble – Allen Collins and Ronnie Van Zant
  6. Roll Gypsy Roll – Allen Collins, Gary Rossington and Ronnie Van Zant
  7. Searching – Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant
  8. Cry for the Bad Man – Allen Collins, Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant
  9. All I Can Do Is Write About It – Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant