In June 1970, “Columbia” label released “Marrying Maiden”, the second It’s a Beautiful Day studio album. It was recorded in 1970, at “Pacific High Recording Studios” and “Wally Heider Recording” in San Francisco, and was produced by Brent Dangerfield, David LaFlamme, Hal Wagenet, Fred Webb, Mitchell Holman, Val Fuentes and Pattie Santos.
David LaFlamme – lead vocals, violin, guitar, flute
In October 1972, “Columbia” label released the second, self-titled Loggins and Messina album. It was recorded in 1972, at “Columbia Studios” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Jim Messina and Kenny Loggins.
In September 1971, “Columbia” label released the self-titled, third Santana studio album. It was recorded January – July 1971, at “Columbia Studios” in San Francisco, and was produced by Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie, Neal Schon, David Brown, Michael Shrieve, José “Chepito” Areas and Mike Carabello. It was the band last album by the Woodstock-era lineup.
Carlos Santana– guitar, vocals
Gregg Rolie– lead vocals, keyboards, piano
Neal Schon– guitar
David Brown– bass, engineer
Michael Shrieve– drums, percussion
José “Chepito” Areas– percussion, conga, timbales, drums
Mike Carabello– percussion, conga, tambourine, vocals
Rico Reyes – percussion, vocals, lead vocals
Thomas “Coke” Escovedo– percussion, vocals
Luis Gasca – trumpet
Mario Ochoa – piano solo
Tower of Power– horn section
Linda Tillery– background vocals
Greg Errico– tambourine
John Fiore – engineer
Batuka – José Areas, David Brown, Michael Carabello, Gregg Rolie, Michael Shrieve
No One to Depend On – Michael Carabello, Coke Escovedo, Gregg Rolie
Taboo – José Areas, Gregg Rolie
Toussaint L’Overture – José Areas, David Brown, Michael Carabello, Gregg Rolie, Carlos Santana, Michael Shrieve
Everybody’s Everything – Milton Brown, Tyrone Moss, Carlos Santana
In March 1972, “Columbia” label released “Powerglide”, the second New Riders of the Purple Sage album. It was recorded in 1972, and was produced by Stephen Barncard. The cover artwork was by Alton Kelley and Stanley Mouse.
John Dawson– acoustic and electric rhythm guitars, vocals
David Nelson– lead guitar, vocals
Dave Torbert– bass, vocals, electric rhythm and acoustic guitar, piano, lead vocals