In October 1967, “Cadet” label released “Groovin’ with the Soulful Strings”, the second Soulful Strings (The) album. It was recorded June – July 1967, and was produced by Esmond Edwards.
Richard Evans – musical arrangements, direction Sol Bobrov – viola David Chausow – viola Arthur Ahlman – violin Harold Kupper – violin Karl B. Fruh – cello Emil Mittermann – cello Theodore Ratzer – cello Charles Stepney – organ, vibraphone Lenny Druss – saxophone, flute Vernice Green – saxophone, flute Ronald Steele – guitar, sitar Phil Upchurch – guitar Cleveland Eaton – bass Louis Satterfield – bass Philip R. Thomas – bongos, congas Morris Jennings – drums
Burning Spear – Richard Evans All Blues – Miles Davis What Now My Love – Carl Sigman, Gilbert Bécaud, Pierre Delanoë Within You Without You – George Harrison Our Day Will Come – Bob Hilliard, Mort Garson Soul Prelude – J.S. Bach Groovin’ – Felix Cavaliere, Eddie Brigati Alfie – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Comin’ Home Baby – Ben Tucker, Bob Dorough (I Know) I’m Losing You – Norman Whitfield, Eddie Holland, Cornelius Grant
In October 1972, “Avco” label released “Round 2” is the second Stylistics (The) studio album. It was recorded in 1972, at “Sigma Sound Studios” in Philadelphia, and was produced by Thom Bell.
Russell Thompkins, Jr. – lead vocals Airrion Love, James Smith, Herb Murrell, James Dunn – backing vocals Linda Creed, Barbara Ingram – additional backing vocals Norman Harris, Roland Chambers, Tony Bell, Eli Tartarsky – guitar Thom Bell – piano, harpsichord Joe DeAngelis, Stephanie Fauber, Robert Martin – French horn Rocco Bene, Bobby Hartzell – trumpet Jack Faith – alto saxophone, flute George Shaw – flute Vincent Forchetti, Bob Moore, Richard Genevese – trombone Don Renaldo, Tony Sinagoga, Albert Berone, Rudy Malizia, Angelo Pretrella, Romeo Di Stefano, Charles Apollonia, Davis Barnett, Richard Jones, Herschel Wise – strings Mary Gale – harp Fredric Cohen – oboe Ronnie Baker – bass Earl Young – drums Larry Washington – congas Vince Montana – percussion
All tracks by Thom Bell and Linda Creed, except where noted.
I’m Stone in Love with You – Thom Bell, Linda Creed, Anthony Bell If You Don’t Watch Out You and Me It’s Too Late – Carole King, Toni Stern Children of the Night You’ll Never Get to Heaven (If You Break My Heart) – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Break Up to Make Up – Thom Bell, Linda Creed, Kenneth Gamble Peek-a-Boo – Gregory Guess, Norman Knox You’re asd Right as Rain Pieces
In October 1967, “RCA Victor” label released “Silk & Soul”, the thirteenth Nina Simone studio album. It was recorded in 1967, at “RCA Studio B” in New York City, and was produced by Danny Davis.
Nina Simone – vocals, piano Eric Gale – guitar Rudy Stevenson – guitar Ernie Hayes – piano, harpsichord Gene Taylor – bass Bernard Purdie – drums Sammy Lowe – arrangements, conductor Ray Hall – engineer
It Be’s That Way Sometime – Sam Waymon The Look of Love – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Go to Hell – Morris Balley Jr. Love o’ Love – Andy Stroud Cherish – Terry Kirkman I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free – Billy Taylor Turn Me On – John D. Loudermilk Turning Point – Martha Holmes Some Say – Charles Reuben Consummation – Nina Simone
In May 1969, “Pacific Jazz” label released “Powerhouse” the 15
th Jazz Crusaders (The) album. It was recorded in July 1968, and was produced by Richard Bock.
Wayne Henderson – trombone Wilton Felder – saxophone Joe Sample – keyboards Charles “Buster” Williams – bass Stix Hooper – drums
Promises, Promises – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Love and Peace – Arthur Adams Hey Jude – John Lennon, Paul McCartney Sting Ray – Wayne Henderson Fancy Dance – Joe Sample Love is Blue – André Popp, Blackburn, Pierre Cour Cookie Man – Wayne Henderson Upstairs – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Fire Water – Charles Williams
On March 1, 1994, “Mapleshade” label released “Masters from Different Worlds”, the 32
nd Clifford Jordan album. It was recorded in December 1989, at “Mapleshade Studios” in Upper Marlboro, MD, and was produced by Fred Kaplan and Pierre Sprey.
Clifford Jordan – soprano and tenor saxophone Ran Blake – piano Julian Priester – trombone Claudia Polley – vocals Windmill Saxophone Quartet: Jesse Meman – alto saxophone Tom Monroe, Ken Plant – tenor saxophone Clayton Englar – baritone saxophone Steve Williams – drums Alfredo Mojica – conga s
Something to Live For – Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn A Touch of Evil – Ran Blake Arline – Ran Blake Laura – David Raksin, Jihnny Mercer Short Life of Barbara Monk – Ran Blake Vanguard – Ran Blake Julia – John Lennon, Paul McCartney Wives and Lovers – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Doug’s Prelude – Clifford Jordan Mood Indigo – Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard, Irving Mills
In December 1968, “Milestone” label released “Do You Know the Way?” the 18
th and the final Bobby Timmons album.
Bobby Timmons – piano Joe Beck – guitar Bob Cranshaw – electric bass Jack DeJohnette – drums
All tracks by Bobby Timmons except where noted.
The Spanish Count I Won’t Be Back – Joe Beck Last Night When We Were Young – Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg Do You Know the Way to San Jose – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Come Together Something to Live For – Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn Soul Time This Guy’s in Love With You – Burt Bacharach, Hal David
In December 1976, “Polydor” label released “Bodyheat”, the 44th James Brown studio album. It was recorded in 1976, at “810 Seventh Avenue” in New Yorjk City, and was produced by James Brown.
James Brown, vocals, arranger Virginia Team – cover art, design
Bodyheat – Deanna Brown, Deidra Brown, Yamma Brown Woman – James Brown Kiss in 99’ – “Sweet” Charles Sgerrell I’m Satisfied – Deanna Brown, Deidra Brown, Yamma Brown What the World Needs Now Is Love – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Wake Up and Give Yourself a Chance – Deanna Brown, Deidra Brown, Yamma Brown Don’t Tell It – Deanna Brown, Deidra Brown, Yamma Brown
In November 1970, “Enterprise” label released “…To Be Continued” is, the fourth Isaac Hayes studio album. It was recorded in 1970, and was produced by Isaac Hayes.
Isaac Hayes – vocals, piano, electric piano, bongos, timpani, vibraphone, arranger Dale Warren – arranger Pat Lewis – backing vocal arranger The Bar-Kays: instrumentation James Alexander – bass guitar Cliff Acred – bass guitar Ronnie Gordon – keyboards Harvey Henderson – saxophone Hot Buttered Soul Unlimited – backing vocals
The Memphis Horns and the Memphis Symphony Orchestra: instrumentation
Richard “Johnny” Davis – trumpet Bill Bell – trombone Ernie Bernhardt – trumpet Jackie Thomas – trombone Edwin Hubbard – flute Robert Snyder – violin Ann Spurbeck – violin James Terry – flute Nick Vergos – English horn, oboe John Wehlan – violin Vincent de Frank – cello Joe De’Gerolamo – French horn Ed Freudberg – violin Gloria Hendricks – violin Nino Ravarino – viola Hal Saunders – violin Joan Gilbert – violin John Davis – trumpet Jack Fonville – flute D’Gerolamo – French horn Richard Dolph – French horn Noel Gilbert – violin William Brown, Henry Bush, Ron Capone – engineers Joe Tarantino – mastering David Krieger – art direction Herb Kole – art supervisor Joel Brodsky – photography
Ike’s Rap I – Isaac Hayes Our Day Will Come – Bob Hilliard, Mort Garson The Look of Love – Burt Bacharach, Hal David Medley: Ike’s Mood/You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling – Isaac Hayes, Phil Spector, Barry Man, Cynthia Weil Runnin’ out of Fools – Kay Rodgers, Richard Ahiert
On September 27, 2005, “Nonesuch” label released “Day Is Done”, the 18
th Brad Mehldau album (credited to Brad Mehldau Trio). It was recorded in March 2005, at “Avatar Studios” in New York, NY, and was produced by Brad Mehldau.
Brad Mehldau- piano
Larry Grenadier- bass
Jeff Ballard- drums
James Farber – engineer
Mark Wilder – mastering
Doyle Partners – design
Diane Cook, Len Jenshel, Roberto Masotti – photography
All tracks by Brad Mehldau except where noted.
Knives Out – Radiohead
Alfie – Burt Bacharach, Hal David
Martha My Dear – John Lennon, Paul McCartney
Day Is Done – Nick Drake
She’s Leaving Home – John Lennon, Paul McCartney
Granada – Chris Cheek
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover – Paul Simon
No Moon at All – Redd Evans, David Mann
On July 29, 1996, “Columbia” label released “A New Stereophonic Sound Spectacular”, the debut Hooverphonic studio album. It was recorded in 1996 and was produced by Liesje Sadonius, Raymond Geerts, Frank Duchêne, and Alex Callier.
Liesje Sadonius– vocals
Raymond Geerts – guitars, breaths
Frank Duchêne – engineering, keyboards
Alex Callier– programming, keyboards
Eric Bosteels – drums
Stefan Bracoval – flute solo
Ursi Vanderherten – French parlando
Charlotte Van de Perre – Spanish parlando
Sven Muller – single note bass
Inhaler – Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts
2Wicky – Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts, Burt Bacharach, Hal David, Pierre Henry
Wardrope – Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts
Plus Profond – Alex Callier
Barabas – Alex Callier
Cinderella – Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts, Frank Duchêne, Liesje Sadonius
9 – Alex Callier
Sarangi – Alex Callier
Someone – Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts, Frank Duchêne, Liesje Sadonius
Revolver – Alex Callier
Innervoice – Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts