On April 28, 1969, “Bizarre” label released “An Evening with Wild Man Fischer”, the debut Wild Man Fischer album (Larry Fischer). It was recorded 1968 – 1969, at “Sunset Sound” and “The Log Cabin” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Frank Zappa.
Larry Fischer – vocals, acoustic and electric guitar
Frank Zappa – guitar, various instruments, liner notes
The Mothers of Invention – piano, bass, drums
Art Tripp – percussion
Kim Fowley – recitation
Rodney Bingenheimer – recitation
The GTOs – recitation
Jerry Hansen – engineer
Cal Schenkel – art direction
Ed Caraeff – photography
Henry Diltz – cover photography
All tracks by Larry Fischer.
Merry Go Round
New Kind of Songs for Sale
I’m Not Shy Anymore
The Madness & Ecstasy – introduction by Kim Fowley and Rodney Bingenheimer
On April 4, 1969, “Uni” label released “Brother Love’s Travelling Salvation Show”, the fourth Neil Diamond album. It was recorded in 1968, and was produced by Tom Catalano, Chips Moman, Tommy Cogbill and Neil Diamond.
On March 17, 1969, “Atlantic” label released “Freedom Suite” the fifth Rascals studio album. It was recorded May – December 1968, and was produced by Arif Mardin, Felix Cavaliere, Eddie Brigati, Gene Cornish and Dino Danelli.
Felix Cavaliere – lead and backing vocals, organ, piano
Gene Cornish – lead and backing vocals, guitar
Eddie Brigati – lead and backing vocals, conga drums, tambourine
Dino Danelli – drums
Chuck Rainey – bass guitar
Richard Davis – bass guitar
Gerald Jemmott – bass guitar
King Curtis – tenor saxophone
David Newman – tenor saxophone
David Brigati – backing vocals
Arif Mardin – arrangements
Charles Morrow – arrangements
Adrian Barber – recording engineer
Tom Dowd – recording engineer
Don Casale – recording engineers
America the Beautiful – Felix Cavaliere
Me and My Friends – Gene Cornish
Any Dance’ll Do – Felix Cavaliere
Look Around – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere
A Ray of Hope – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere
Island of Love – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere
Of Course – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere
Love Was So Easy to Give – Gene Cornish
People Got to Be Free – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere
Baby I’m Blue – Felix Cavaliere
Heaven – Felix Cavaliere
Adrian’s Birthday – Felix Cavaliere, Gene Cornish, Dino Danelli
Boom – Dino Danelli
Cute – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere, Gene Cornish, Dino Danelli
On February 23, 2015, “Test Card Recordings” label released “The Race for Space”, the second Public Service Broadcasting studio album. It was recorded in 2014, at “Jacamar Studios”, “The Pool Studios” and “Abbey Road Studios”, and was produced by J Willgoose, Esq. and Wrigglesworth.
In February 1969, “Blue Note” label released “Total Eclipse”, the eight Bobby Hutcherson album. It was recorded in July 1968, at “Plaza Sound Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Duke Pearson and Francis Wolff.
On February 10, 1968, “Warner Bros” label released “The Bonniwell Music Machine”, the second and final Music Machine album. It was recorded in 1967, at “Jazz City Studio”, “RCA Studios” and “United Western recorders”, and was produced by Brian Ross.
In December 1968, “CTI” label released “Calling Out Loud”, the 16th Nat Adderley album. It was recorded November – December 1968, at “Van Gelder Studio” in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, and was produced by Creed Taylor.
Nat Adderley – cornet
Paul Ingraham – french horn
Seldon Powell, Jerome Richardson, Jerry Dodgion, Richard Henderson – saxophones
Hubert Laws – flute, piccolo
Don MacCourt – bassoon
George Marge – clarinet, english horn, saxophone
Romeo Penque – bass clarinet
Joe Zawinul – electric piano
Ron Carter – bass
Leo Morris – drums
Bill Fischer – arranger, conductor
All tracks by Nat Adderley except where noted
St. M – William S. Fischer
Grey Moss – Joe Zawinul
Nobody Knows – William S. Fischer
Comin’ Out the Shadows
Ivan’s Holiday – Joe Zawinul
Calling Out Loud – Nat Adderley, William S. Fischer
In December 1968, “Blue Note” label released “Caramba!” the 29th Lee Morgan album. It was recorded in May 1968, at “Van Gelder Studio” in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, and was produced by Francis Wolff.