Faces – Ooh La La

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“Silicone Grown” (Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood) – 3:05
“Cindy Incidentally” (Ian McLagan, Stewart, Wood) – 2:37
“Flags and Banners” (Ronnie Lane, Stewart) – 2:00
“My Fault” (McLagan, Stewart, Wood) – 3:05
“Borstal Boys” (McLagan, Stewart, Wood) – 2:52

“Fly in the Ointment” (Kenney Jones, Lane, McLagan, Wood) – 3:49
“If I’m on the Late Side” (Lane, Stewart) – 2:36
“Glad and Sorry” (Lane) – 3:04
“Just Another Honky” (Lane) – 3:32
“Ooh La La” (Lane, Wood) – 3:30

Personnel:
Ronnie Lane – bass, rhythm and acoustic guitars, percussion, lead vocal (tracks 3 & 8)
Ronnie Wood – lead, slide, acoustic and rhythm guitars, co-lead vocal (track 4 & 8) lead vocal (track 10)
Ian McLagan – piano, organ, harmonium, backing vocals, co-lead vocal (track 8)
Kenney Jones – drums, percussion
Rod Stewart – lead vocal (tracks 1,2,4,5,7 & 9) banjo (track 3) not present on tracks 6, 8 & 10
Neemoi “Speedy” Aquaye – congas, shakers (track 6)
Glyn Johns – producer, engineer

Al Green – Livin’ for You

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Livin’ For You – 3:09
Home Again – 3:56
Free At Last – 3:26
Let’s Get Married – 5:28
So Good To Be Here – 2:40

Sweet Sixteen – 3:26
Unchained Melody – 5:33
My God Is Real – 2:43
Beware – 8:12

Hall & Oates – Abandoned Luncheonette

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Side One
“When the Morning Comes” (Daryl Hall) – 3:12
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, mandolin
John Oates – acoustic guitar
Joe Farrell – oboe
Hugh McCracken – electric guitar
Chris Bond – Mellotron
Steve “Fontz” Gelfand – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums
Ralph MacDonald – percussion

“Had I Known You Better Then” (John Oates) – 3:22
Daryl Hall – electric piano
John Oates – lead vocals, acoustic guitar
Chris Bond – electric guitar
Jerry Ricks – acoustic guitar
Steve “Fontz” Gelfand – bass
Rick Marotta – drums, percussion

“Las Vegas Turnaround (The Stewardess Song)” (John Oates) – 2:57
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, electric piano
John Oates – lead vocals, acoustic guitar
Joe Farrell – tenor saxophone
Chris Bond – acoustic guitar
Pat Rebillot – organ
Gordon Edwards – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums
Pancho Morales – congas

“She’s Gone” (Daryl Hall, John Oates) – 5:15
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, electric piano
John Oates – lead vocals, wah-wah guitar
Joe Farrell – tenor saxophone
Chris Bond – electric guitar, mellotron, synthesizer
Steve “Fontz” Gelfand – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums
Ralph MacDonald – percussion

“I’m Just a Kid (Don’t Make Me Feel Like a Man)” (John Oates) – 3:20
Daryl Hall – electric piano
John Oates – lead vocals, acoustic guitar
Chris Bond – electric guitar, mellotron
Jerry Ricks – acoustic guitar
Gordon Edwards – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums

Side Two
“Abandoned Luncheonette” (Daryl Hall) – 3:55
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, piano, part of the humanity chorus
Joe Farrell – alto saxophone
Richard Tee -piano
Gloria Agostini – harp
Gordon Edwards – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums
Arif Mardin, Christian Bond, Donald Wanner, John Oates, Kathy Mae Hohl, Ronald Wanner, Walter F. Hohl – humanity chorus

“Lady Rain” (Daryl Hall, John Oates) – 4:26
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, mandolin
John Oates – lead vocals, acoustic guitar
John Blair – electric Vi-tar
Hugh McCracken – electric guitar
Steve “Fontz” Gelfand – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums
Ralph MacDonald – percussion

“Laughing Boy” (Daryl Hall) – 3:20
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, piano
Marvin Stamm – flugelhorn

“Everytime I Look At You” (Daryl Hall) – 7:04
Daryl Hall – lead vocals, keyboards
John Oates – electric guitar
Larry Packer – fiddle
Chris Bond – electric guitar, mellotron, synthesizer
Mark Horowitz – banjo
Steve “Fontz” Gelfand – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums

Personnel:
Daryl Hall – mandolin, acoustic piano, electric piano, keyboards, vocals
John Oates – acoustic guitar, wah-wah guitar, electric guitar, vocals
Christopher Bond – mellotron, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, synthesizer, howling guitar
Hugh McCracken – electric guitar
Steve “Fontz” Gelfand – bass
Bernard Purdie – drums
Ralph MacDonald – percussion
Joe Farrell – oboe, tenor saxophone
Jerry Ricks – acoustic guitar
Rick Marotta – drums, percussion
Steven “Sticks Douglas” Moore – drums, percussion (vocals)
Gordon Edwards – bass
Pancho Morales – conga
Pat Rebillot – organ
Richard Tee – acoustic piano
Gloria Agostini – harp
John Blair – Vitar electric violin
Marvin Stamm- flugelhorn
Larry Packer – fiddle
Marc Horowitz – banjo
Arif Mardin – bass vocal, horn & string arrangements
Daryl Hall, John Oates, Franklin Hohl, Kathy Mae Hohl, Ronald & Donald Wanner, Christian Bond, Sandy Allen, Greg Fulginiti, and Arif Mardin – Humanity Chorus on “Abandoned Luncheonette”

Milt Jackson – Sunflower

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“For Someone I Love (What’s Your Story)” – 10:08
“What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?” (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand) – 6:55
“People Make the World Go Round” (Thom Bell, Linda Creed) – 8:23
“Sunflower” (Freddie Hubbard) – 8:50

Personnel:
Milt Jackson – vibes
Freddie Hubbard – trumpet, flugelhorn
Herbie Hancock – piano
Jay Berliner – guitar
Ron Carter – bass
Billy Cobham – drums
Ralph MacDonald – percussion
Romeo Penque – alto flute, English horn, oboe
Phil Bodner – flute, alto flute, piccolo, English horn
George Marge – clarinet, bass clarinet, alto flute, English horn
Max Ellen, Paul Gershman, Emanuel Green, Charles Libove, Joe Malin, David Nadien, Gene Orloff, Elliot Rosoff, Irving Spice – violin
Charles McCraken, George Ricci, Alan Shulman – cello
Margaret Ross – harp
Don Sebesky – arranger, conductor

Alain Goraguer – La Planète Sauvage – Reissue

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La Planète Sauvage (1973) from Chaivalla on Vimeo.

A1: Deshominisation (II) – 0:55
A2: Deshominisation (I) – 3:49
A3: Generique – 0:43
A4: Le Bracelet – 1:26
A5: Ten Et Tiwa – 1:46
A6: Maquillage De Tiwa – 0:48
A7: Course De Ten – 0:53
A8: Ten Et Medor – 1:46
A9: Ten Et Tiwa Dorment – 0:48
A10: Ten Est Assome – 0:45
A11: Abite – 0:53
A12: Conseil Des Draags – 0:56
A13: Les Hommes – La Grande Co-Existence – 1:15
B1: La Femme – 2:11
B2: Mira Et Ten – 0:43
B3: Mort De Draag – 0:51
B4: L’Oiseau – 2:28
B5: La Cite Des Hommes Libres – 0:48
B6: Attaque Des Robots – 2:05
B7: La Longue Marche – Valse Des Statues – 2:15
B8: Les Fusees – 2:19
B9: Generique – 2:06
B10: Strip Tease – 2:23
B11: Meditation Des Enfants – 1:32
B12: La Vieille Meurt – 0:50

Music By, Conductor – Alain Goraguer
Artwork [Original Drawings], Written By – Roland Topor
Directed By [Animation] – Josef Kábrt
Directed By, Written By – René Laloux
Sound Effects – Jean Guérin

Stevie Wonder – Innervisions

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“Too High” – 4:36
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, Fender Rhodes, harmonica, drums, Moog bass
Lani Groves – background vocal
Tasha Thomas – background vocal
Jim Gilstrap – background vocal

“Visions” – 5:23
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, Fender Rhodes
Malcolm Cecil – upright bass
Dean Parks – acoustic guitar
David T. Walker – electric guitar

“Living for the City” – 7:22
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, background vocals, Fender Rhodes, drums, Moog bass, T.O.N.T.O. synthesizer, handclaps

“Golden Lady” – 4:40
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, piano, drums, Moog bass, T.O.N.T.O. synthesizer
Clarence Bell – Hammond organ
Ralph Hammer – acoustic guitar
Larry “Nastyee” Latimer – congas

“Higher Ground” – 3:42
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, Hohner clavinet, drums, Moog bass

“Jesus Children of America” – 4:10
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, background vocal, Fender rhodes, Hohner clavinet, handclaps, drums, Moog bass

“All in Love Is Fair” – 3:41
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, piano, Fender Rhodes, drums
Scott Edwards – electric bass

“Don’t You Worry ’bout a Thing” – 4:44
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, background vocal, piano, drums, Moog bass
Yusuf Roahman – shaker
Sheila Wilkerson – bongos, Latin gourd

“He’s Misstra Know-It-All” – 5:35
Stevie Wonder – lead vocal, background vocal, piano, drums, handclaps, T.O.N.T.O. synthesizer, congas
Willie Weeks – electric bass

John Lennon – Mind Games

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“Mind Games” – 4:13
“Tight A$” – 3:37
“Aisumasen (I’m Sorry)” – 4:44
“One Day (At a Time)” – 3:09
“Bring on the Lucie (Freeda Peeple)” – 4:12
“Nutopian International Anthem” – 0:03
“Intuition” – 3:08
“Out the Blue” – 3:23
“Only People” – 3:23
“I Know (I Know)” – 3:49
“You Are Here” – 4:08
“Meat City” – 2:45

John Lennon – lead, harmony and backing vocals; rhythm, slide and acoustic guitars; clavichord; percussion
Ken Ascher – piano, Hammond organ, Mellotron
David Spinozza – lead guitar
Gordon Edwards – bass
Jim Keltner – drums
Rick Marotta – drums on “Bring on the Lucie” and “Meat City” (with Keltner)
Michael Brecker – saxophone
Sneaky Pete Kleinow – pedal steel guitar
Something Different – backing vocals
Roy Cicala, Dan Barbiero – engineers
Tom Rabstanek – mastering

Bobby Womack – Facts of Life

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“Nobody Wants You When You’re Down and Out” (James Cox) – 2:59
“I’m Through Trying to Prove My Love to You” (Womack) – 3:51
“If You Can’t Give Her Love (Give Her Up)” (Clayton Ivey, Phillip Mitchell) – 2:49
“That’s Heaven to Me” (Sam Cooke) – 2:53
“Medley: Holdin’ on to My Baby’s Love / Nobody” (Womack, George Jackson, Raymond Moore) – 3:13
“Medley: Fact of Life / He’ll Be There When the Sun Goes Down” (Womack) – 6:21
“Can’t Stop a Man in Love” (George Soulé, Terry Woodford) – 2:24
“The Look of Love” (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 3:51
“Natural Man” (Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Jerry Wexler) – 2:48
“All Along the Watchtower” (Bob Dylan) – 3:21

Bobby Womack – guitar, vocals
Dave Turner, Jimmy Johnson, Pete Carr – guitar
David Hood – bass
Barry Beckett, Clayton Ivey – keyboards
Roger Hawkins – drums

Donald Byrd – Street Lady

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“Lansana’s Priestess” – 7:39
“Miss Kane” – 6:20
“Sister Love” – 6:11
“Street Lady” (Larry Mizell, Fonce Mizell) – 5:40
“Witch Hunt” – 9:42
“Woman of the World” (Gordon, Mizell) – 6:51

Donald Byrd – trumpet
Roger Glenn – flute
Jerry Peters – piano, electric piano
Fonce Mizell – clavinet, trumpet, vocals
Fred Perren – synthesizer, vocals
David T. Walker – guitar
Chuck Rainey – electric bass
Harvey Mason – drums
King Errisson – congas
Stephanie Spruill – percussion
Larry Mizell – vocals, arranger, conductor

Buddy Rich – The Roar of ’74

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“Nuttville” (Horace Silver) – 4:47
“Kilimanjaro Cookout” (Manny Albam) – 6:14
“Big Mac” (Ernie Wilkins) – 5:54
“Backwoods Sideman” (John La Barbera) – 4:29
“Time Check” (Don Menza) – 3:45
“Prelude to a Kiss” (Duke Ellington, Mack Gordon, Irving Mills) – 3:32
“Waltz of the Mushroom Hunters” (Greg Hopkins) – 7:16
“Senator Sam” (Wilkins) – 4:40

The Buddy Rich big band
Charley Davis – trumpet
Larry Hall – trumpet
Greg Hopkins – trumpet
John Hoffman – trumpet
Joe Romano – alto saxophone
Bob Martin – alto saxophone
Pat La Barbera – tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone
Bob Crea – tenor saxophone
John Laws – baritone saxophone
Alan Kaplan – trombone
Keith O’Quinn – trombone
John Leys – trombone, bass trombone
Buddy Rich – drums
Buddy Budson – piano
Joe Beck – guitar
Tony Levin – double bass
Jimmy Maeulen – conga
Sam Woodyard – percussion

Buddy Rich website

Joe Henderson – Canyon Lady

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“Tres Palabras” (Osvaldo Farres) – 10:11
“Las Palmas” (Joe Henderson) – 9:58
“Canyon Lady” (Mark Levine) – 9:07
“All Things Considered” (Mark Levine) – 8:37

Joe Henderson – tenor saxophone
Mark Levine – acoustic piano
John Heard – double bass
Eric Gravatt – drums
Carmelo Garcia – timbales
Victor Pantoja – congas
Julian Priester – trombone (1, 3, 4)
Luis Gasca – trumpet (2, 3, 4), flugelhorn (3, 4)
George Duke – electric piano (1, 2, 3)
Oscar Brashear – trumpet (1, 3, 4)
John Hunt – trumpet (1)
Hadley Caliman – flute (1), tenor sax (3)
Ray Pizzi – flute (1)
Vincent Denham – flute (1)
Nicholas Tenbroek – trombone (1)
Francisco Aguabella – congas (4)

Joe Henderson website

Donald Byrd – Black Byrd

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“Flight Time” – 8:27
“Black Byrd” – 8:00
“Love’s So Far Away” – 6:00
“Mr. Thomas” – 5:15
“Sky High” – 5:59
“Slop Jar Blues” – 6:00
“Where Are We Going?” – 4:40

Donald Byrd – trumpet, flugelhorn, electric trumpet, vocals
Allen Curtis Barnes – flute, oboe, saxophone
Roger Glenn – saxophone, flute
Fonce Mizell – trumpet, vocals
Larry Mizell – vocals
Kevin Toney – piano
Freddie Perren – piano, synthesizer, vocals
Dean Parks, David T. Walker, Barney Perry – guitar
Joe Sample – piano, electric piano
Chuck Rainey, Wilton Felder, Joe Hill – bass
Harvey Mason, Sr, Keith Killgo – drums
Bobbye Hall Porter, Perk Jacobs, Stephanie Spruill – percussion

Bobbi Humphrey – Blacks and Blues

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“Chicago, Damn” – 6:31
“Harlem River Drive” – 7:50
“Just a Love Child” – 6:34
“Blacks and Blues” – 4:37
“Jasper Country Man” – 5:14
“Baby’s Gone” – 8:48

Bobbi Humphrey – flute, vocals
Jerry Peters – piano, electric piano
Fonce Mizell – clavinet, trumpet, vocals
Freddie Perren – synthesizer, vocals
David T. Walker – guitar
Chuck Rainey – electric bass
Harvey Mason – drums
Stephanie Spruill – percussion
Chuck Davis – vocals

Bobbi Humphrey website

Horace Silver – In Pursuit of the 27th Man

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“Liberated Brother” (Irvine) – 5:23
“Kathy” (Evans, Livingston, Santos) – 4:17
“Gregory Is Here” – 6:21
“Summer in Central Park” – 4:41
“Nothin’ Can Stop Me Now” – 5:15
“In Pursuit of the 27th Man” – 9:44
“Strange Vibes” – 5:02

Horace Silver – piano
Randy Brecker – trumpet, flugelhorn (1, 3 & 5)
Michael Brecker – tenor saxophone (1, 3 & 5)
David Friedman – vibes (2, 4, 6 & 7)
Bob Cranshaw – electric bass
Mickey Roker – drums