On November 2, 1970, “Atlantic” label released “The Art of the Improvisers”, the ninth Ornette Coleman album. It was recorded May – October 1959, July 1960, January – March 1961, and was produced by Nesuhi Ertegun.
On March 19, 1962, “Columbia” label released “The Electrifying Aretha Franklin”, the second Aretha Franklin studio album. It was recorded July – December 1961, January 1962, at “Columbia Recording Studios” in New York City, and was produced by John H. Hammond.
Aretha Franklin– vocals, piano
John H. Hammond– personal supervisor
Richard Wess – arrangements
You Made Me Love You – Joe McCarthy, James Vincent Monaco
I Told You So – John Leslie McFarland
Rock-a-Bye Your Baby With a Dixie Melody – Sam M. Lewis, Jean Schwartz, Joe Young
Nobody Like You – James Cleveland
Exactly Like You – Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields
It’s So Heartbreakin’ – John Leslie McFarland
Rough Lover – John Leslie McFarland
Blue Holiday – Willie Denson, Luther Dixon
Just for You – Bailey, John Leslie McFarland
That Lucky Old Sun(Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) – Haven Gillespie, Harry Beasley Smith
I Surrender, Dear – Harry Barris, Gordon Clifford
Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive – Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer
In May 1979, “PVK” label released “In the Skies”, the second Peter Green solo album. It was recorded in 1977, at “Lansdowne, Morgan, Vineyard, Ramport & Advision studios and was produced by Peter Vernon-Kell.
Peter Green– vocals, guitars
Snowy White– guitar
Peter Bardens– keyboards, Hammond organ, electric piano
In May 1969, “Island” label released “Last Exit”, the third Traffic album. The first half of the album consists of studio recordings, recorded in 1968, at “Morgan Studios” in London, the second half was recorded live on March 14, 1968 at the “Fillmore West”, and was produced by Jimmy Miller.
Steve Winwood – organ, lead vocals, piano, bass, guitar
Dave Mason– guitar, lead vocals
Chris Wood– flute, saxophone, organ
Jim Capaldi– drums, percussion, backing vocals
Guy Stevens, Mike Sida – art direction
Francine Winham, Raymond Ross, Richard Polak – photography
Just for You – Dave Mason
Shanghai Noodle Factory – Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood, Jimmy Miller, Larry Fallon
Something’s Got a Hold of My Toe – Stevie Winwood, Dave Mason, Jimmy Miller
Withering Tree – Stevie Winwood, Jim Capaldi
Medicated Goo – Stevie Winwood, Jimmy Miller
Feelin’ Good (live at Fillmore West) – Anthony Newley, Leslie Bricusse
Blind Man (live at Fillmore West) – Deadric Malone, Joseph Scott
In February 1977, “Mercury” label released “Freeways”, the sixth studio Bachman–Turner Overdrive studio album. It was recorded 1976 – 1977, and was produced by Randy Bachman. It was the last album with Randy Bachman until 1984 reunion “Bachman-Turner Overdrive” studio album, and the last album studio album made by the band’s most successful “Not Fragile” line up.
Randy Bachman- acoustic guitar, guitar, bass, vocals, lap steel guitar