On March 21, 2005, “Sanctuary” label released “A Hyperactive Workout for the Flying Squad”, the seventh Ocean Colour Scene studio album. It was recorded March – April 2004, at “Piersie Lodge” in Kirriemuir, Scotland, “Battery Studios” in London, and was produced by Dave Eringa.
Simon Fowler – lead and backing vocals, acoustic guitar, harmonica
Steve Cradock – guitar, bass, piano, xylophone, harmonium, tambura, percussion
Oscar Harrison – drums, percussion, backing vocals
Paul Weller – guitar
Dave Eringa – keyboards, synthesizer, arrangements, programming, mixing
Jools Holland – organ
Jacko Peake – alto and baritone saxophone
Dominic Glover – trumpet
Anne Stephenson, Gini Ball, Julia Singleton, Sally Herbert – violin
Claire Orsler – viola
John McCusker – violin, viola
Ian Budge – cello
Sally Herbert – string arrangements
Guy Massey – engineer, mixing
Matt Hyde – engineer
Howie Weinberg – mastering
All tracks by Simon Fowler, Steve Cradock and Oscar Harrison, except where noted..
On March 21, 2000, “Barsuk Records” label released “We Have the Facts and We’re Voting Yes”, the second Death Cab for Cutie studio album. It was recorded in 1999, at “The Hall of Justice” in Seattle, Washington, and was produced by Chris Walla.
Ben Gibbard – vocals, acoustic and electric guitars, organ, drums, percussion, Casiotone
Chris Walla – guitar, electric piano, percussion, glockenspiel, samples, backing vocals, mixing
Nick Harmer – bass guitar
Nathan Good – drums
Tony Lash – mastering
All tracks by Ben Gibbard, except where noted.
The Employment Pages
For What Reason
Lowell, MA – Ben Gibbard, Chris Walla
Little Fury Bags
Company Calls – Ben Gibbard, Nick Hammer, Chris Walla
Company Calls Epilogue
No Joy in Mudville – Ben Gibbard, Nick Hammer, Chris Walla
On March 21, 1969, “Apple” label released “Is This What You Want?”, the debut Jackie Lomax album. It was recorded June –January 1969, at “Sound Recorders Studio” in Los Angeles, “EMI Studios” and “Trident Studios” in London, and was produced by George Harrison and Jackie Lomax.
Jackie Lomax – lead and backing vocals, acoustic and electric guitars, bass
George Harrison – acoustic and electric guitars
Larry Knechtel – piano, electric piano, organ
Paul McCartney – bass, electric guitar, drums, backing vocals
On March 21, 2005, “Virgin” label released “Both Sides of the Gun”, the seventh Ben Harper album. It was recorded in 2004, at “The Boat Studios” in Silver Lake, California, and was produced by Ben Harper.
Ben Harper- vocals, slide guitar, acoustic and electric guitar, Weissenborn, bass guitar, drums, percussion, piano, vibes,
Juan Nelson- bass
Oliver Francis Charles- drums
Leon Mobley- percussion
Jason Yates – keys
Matt Cory- bass
Michael Ward- guitar, bass
JP Plunier- drums
Charlie Musselwhite- backing vocals
David Lindley- tambura
Greg Kurstin- Hammond B3
Marc Ford- guitar
Alyssa Park, Joel Pargman, Patrick Rosalez, Brett Banducci, Timothy Loo – strings
David Palmer- keys
Danny Kalb- guitar, sound engineer
Jan Ghazi- electric guitar, backing vocals
Nick Sandro- bass, backing vocals
Jason Mozersky- guitar
Jose Medeles- drums
Jesse Ingulls – bass
Jordan Richardson – drums
William Gus Seyffert – bass
Scott Thomas, Ellen Harper, Sue Chase, Michelle Griepentrog, Jennifer Ohrstrom, Natasha Cockrell – backing vocals
Danny Kalb – engineer
All tracks by Ben Harper, except where noted.
Waiting for You – Ben Harper, Michael Ward
Picture in a Frame – Ben Harper, Michael Ward, Juan Nelson, Oliver Charles, Jason Yates, Leon Mobley
On March 21, 1995, “EMI Music Canada” label released “The Edges of Twilight”, the third Tea Party album. It was recorded 1994 – 1995, at “A&M Studios” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Jeff Martin and Ed Stasium.
On March 21, 2006, “Bedroom Classics” label released “Subtitulo”, the seventh Josh Rouse album. It was recorded in 2015, at “Paco Loco Studios” in Spain, “Alex the Great” in Nashville, and was produced by Brad Jones.
On March 21, 2008, Klaus Dinger died aged 61. Being musician, songwriter and producer, he has recorded, performed and worked as a producer with Kraftwerk, Neu!, La Düsseldorf, Lilac Angels, Fritz Muller, Miki Yui and Japandorf.
On March 21, 2004, John William “Johnny” Bristol died aged 65. Being musician, songwriter and producer, he was best known as a songwriter for the Motown” label in the late 1960s and early 1970s.His personal most successful recording was “Hang On in There Baby”. As a producer and songwriter he has collaborated with Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, Edwin Starr, David Ruffin, The Velvelettes, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Jr. Walker & the All Stars, Jermaine Jackson, Diana Ross & the Supremes, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles,Randy Crawford, Marlena Shaw, Johnny Mathis and Boz Scaggs.
On March 21, 1989, “Sire” label released “Like a Prayer”, the fourth Madonna studio album. It was recorded September 1988 – January 1989, at “D&D Recording” in New York City, “Ocean Way Recording” in Hollywood, and was produced by Madonna, Patrick Leonard, Stephen Bray and Prince. In 2003, magazine “Rolling Stone” ranked the album at number 239 of its list of “500 greatest album of all time”. In 2006, magazine “Q” ranked the album at number 14 in its list of “40 Best Albums of the ’80s”. In 2012, “Slant Magazine” ranked the album at number 20 on its list of “Best Albums of the 1980s”. “Like a Prayer” was certified quadruple platinum by “RIAA”.
Madonna, Niki Haris, Marilyn Martin, Donna DeLory, Ali Nadirah, Lynne Fiddmont, Rose Banks, Marcos Loya, The Andrae Crouch Choir – vocals
Jonathan Moffett, Jeff Porcaro, John Robinson – drums
Luis Conte, Paulinho da Costa – percussion
Guy Pratt, Randy Jackson – bass
Chester Kamen, David Williams, Dann Huff, Bruce Gaitsch – guitar
Marcos Loya – requinto
Patrick Leonard, Jai Winding, Stephen Bray, Madonna – synthesizer
Patrick Leonard – acoustic piano, B3 organ, clavinet
Joe Porcaro – marimba
Sandra Crouch – tambourine
Chuck Findley, David Boruff, Steven Madaio, Dick Hyde – brass section
Joseph Mayer, Richard Todd – French horns
Larry Corbett – solo cello
Chuck Findley – horn arrangements
Bill Meyers – strings arranged and conducted
Suzie Katayama – concertmaster
Bill Bottrell, Eddie Miller, Stephen Shelton, Heidi Hanschu – engineers
Michael Vail Blum, Robert Salcedo, Stacy Baird, Joe Schiff – additional engineers