Atlantic Records Discography: 1976

1976

Peter Herbolzheimer And His Big Band

Nat Adderley (cornet -9) Rick Kiefer, Ron Simmonds, Derek Watkins (trumpet) Art Farmer, Ack Van Rooyen (trumpet, flugelhorn) Otto Bredl, Slide Hampton, Albert Mangelsdorff, Jiggs Whigham (trombone) Peter Herbolzheimer (trombone, arranger, conductor) Herb Geller, Ferdinand Povel (alto sax) Wilton Gaynair, Johnny Griffin (tenor sax) Stan Getz (tenor sax -6) James Towsey (baritone sax) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax, arranger -2,3) Jean "Toots" Thielemans (harmonica -4) Wolfgang Dauner (keyboards) Volker Kriegel (guitar) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alex Riel (drums, percussion) Grady Tate (drums, vocals) Nippy Noya (percussion) Quincy Jones (arranger)
"Jazz Gala Concert", Hannover & Wiesbaden, West Germany, January 18 & 23, 1976
1. 32485Blues In My ShoesAtlantic SD 1693
2. 32486Song For Strayhorn-
3. 32487Festive Minor-
4. 32488Brown Ballad-
5. 32489Moondance-
6. 32490Times Lie-
7. 32491Gentle Mood-
8. 32492The Up And Down Man-
9. 32493Jive Samba-
10. 32494Work Song-
* Atlantic SD 1693   Peter Herbolzheimer - Jazz Gala Concert

John Prine

John Prine (guitar, vocals) and others
NYC, January 22, 1976?
31671Angel From MontgomeryAtlantic unissued

Roberta Flack

Roberta Flack (vocals) and others
The Record Plant, ???, February 1, 1976
35320Magic NumberAtlantic unissued

Sonny Fortune and others

Sonny Fortune (alto, soprano sax, flute) and others
Media Sound, NYC, February 22, 1976
35294Untitled OriginalAtlantic unissued

Margie Joseph

Margie Joseph (vocals) and others
Philadelphia, PA?, February 27, 1976?
31829FeelingsAtlantic unissued
31830Ridin' High-

Average White Band

Average White Band (funk group)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, March 2, 1976
33292Tuesday JamAtlantic unissued

The Jimmy Castor Bunch

Jimmy Castor (sax, percussion, vocals) and others
Media Sound, NYC, March 10, 1976
34981First Time Ever I Saw Your FaceAtlantic unissued

Yusef Lateef's Group

Leonard Goines, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Jack Jeffers (trombone) Jim Buffington (French horn) Jonathan Dorn (tuba) Yusef Lateef (alto, tenor sax, oboe, flute, bamboo flute, composer, arranger) David Nadien (violin) Kenny Barron (keyboards, composer, arranger) Dana McCurdy (synthesizer) Billy Butler (guitar) Bob Cunningham or Ron Carter or Anthony Jackson (bass) Al Foster (drums) Dom Um Romao (percussion) Judy Clay, Cissy Houston (backing vocals) Bob Cunningham (narrator)
Regent Sound Studios, NYC, March, 1976?
31938The ImprovisersAtlantic SD 1685
31939Hellbound-
31940Mystique-
31941Mississippi Mud-
31942Mushmouth-
31943Technological Homosapien-
31944Street Musicians-
31945In A Little Spanish Town ('Twas On A Night Like This)-
* Atlantic SD 1685   Yusef Lateef - The Doctor Is In...And Out

Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Richard Williams (trumpet) Rahsaan Roland Kirk (tenor sax, manzello, stritch, clarinet, flute, reed trumpet, harmonica, miscellaneous instruments, arranger) Kermit Moore (cello) Gloria Agostini (harp) Trudy Pitts (piano, electric piano, arranger) Hilton Ruiz (piano, arranger) Henry Mattathias Pearson (bass, arranger) Roy Haynes or Sonny Brown (drums) Arthur Jenkins or Joe Habad Texidor (percussion)
Regent Sound Studios, NYC, March, 1976?
31946Water For Robeson And WilliamsAtlantic SD 1686
31947That's All-
31948Donna Lee-
31949Simone-
31950Anysha-
31951Samba Kwa Mwanambe Mweusi-
31952Arrival-
* Atlantic SD 1686   Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Other Folks' Music

Sylvia Syms

Joe Newman (trumpet) Walt Levinsky (flute, alto flute, alto sax -1,2,5,10) Phil Bodner (flute, alto flute, tenor sax -1,2,5,10) Eddie Daniels (flute, tenor sax, bass clarinet -1,2,5,10) Romeo Penque (flute, baritone sax, contrabass clarinet -1,2,5,10) Maurice Bialkin, Toby Saks, Evelyn Steinbock, Joseph Tekula (cello -3,9) Ellis Larkins (piano) James Leonhart (bass) Milt Hinton (bass -3,9) Joe Cocuzzo (drums) George Devens (percussion -1,2,5,10, vibes -3,9) Sylvia Syms (vocals) Dick Hyman (arranger, conductor -1/3,5,9,10)
NYC, circa March, 1976
1. 31978SkylarkAtlantic SD 18177
2. 31979I Get A Kick Out Of You-
3. 31980One Second Thought-
4. 31981I Didn't Know About You-
5. 31982Honeysuckle Rose-
6. 31983Pink Taffeta Sample Size 10-
7. 31985I'm The Girl-
8. 31986Mountain Greenery-
9. 31987Lonely Woman-
10. 31988I'll See You Again-
11. 32010My Shining Hour-
* Atlantic SD 18177   Sylvia Syms - Lovingly

Sylvia Syms

Maurice Bialkin, Toby Saks, Evelyn Steinbock, Joseph Tekula (cello) George Devens (vibes) Dick Hyman (piano) Milt Hinton (bass) Connie Kay (drums) Sylvia Syms (vocals)
NYC, April 2, 1976
31984The Long Lonely SeasonAtlantic SD 18177
* Atlantic SD 18177   Sylvia Syms - Lovingly

Mose Allison Trio

Mose Allison (piano, vocals, arranger) Jack Hannah (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums)
The Record Plant, NYC, April 5, 1976
32152 | 32521Swingin' MachineAtlantic SD 1691
32153 | 32522Perfect Moment-
32154 | 32516I Feel So Good-
32155Just Can't See For Lookingunissued
* Atlantic SD 1691   Mose Allison - Your Mind Is On Vacation

Average White Band

Average White Band (funk group)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, April 5, 1976
33294Monday JamAtlantic unissued

Mose Allison Trio/Quartet

Al Cohn (tenor sax -1) Mose Allison (piano, vocals, arranger) Jack Hannah (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums)
The Record Plant, NYC, April 7, 1976
1. 32156 | 32519I Can't See For Lookin'Atlantic SD 1691
2. 32157Molecular Structureunissued
3. 32158 | 32513Foolin' MyselfAtlantic SD 1691
* Atlantic SD 1691   Mose Allison - Your Mind Is On Vacation

Mose Allison Trio/Sextet

Al Porcino (trumpet -3) David Sanborn (alto sax -3) Joe Farrell (tenor sax -3) Mose Allison (piano, vocals, arranger) Jack Hannah (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums)
The Record Plant, NYC, April 8, 1976
1. 32159 | 32520What Do You Do After You Ruin Your LifeAtlantic SD 1691
2. 32160 | 32514No Matter-
3. 32161 | 32517Fires Of Spring-
* Atlantic SD 1691   Mose Allison - Your Mind Is On Vacation

Mose Allison Sextet

Al Porcino (trumpet) David Sanborn (alto sax) Joe Farrell (tenor sax) Mose Allison (piano, vocals, arranger) Jack Hannah (bass) Jerry Granelli (drums)
The Record Plant, NYC, April 9, 1976
32162 | 32518If You Only KnewAtlantic SD 1691
32163 | 32515One Of These Days-
32164 | 32512Your Mind Is On Vacation-
32165 | 32523Your Molecular Structure-
* Atlantic SD 1691   Mose Allison - Your Mind Is On Vacation

Sylvia Syms

Sylvia Syms (vocals) and others
NYC, April 28, 1976
32096Cheek To CheekAtlantic unissued
32097Hooray For Love-
32098As Long As I Live-
32099A Sleepin' Bee-
32100More Than You'll Ever Know-
32101Nobody Else But Me-

Joachim Kuhn Quartet +

Zbigniew Seifert (violin -1) Joachim Kuhn (keyboards) Philip Catherine (guitar) John Lee (bass) Gerald Brown (drums) Curt Cress (drums -1)
Union Studios, Munich, West Germany, April, 1976
1. 32500Lady AmberAtlantic SD 1695
2. 32501Sunshine-
3. 32502Two Whips-
4. 32503Spring Fever-
5. 32504Morning-
6. 32505Mushroom-
7. 32506Equal Evil-
8. 32507California Woman-
* Atlantic SD 1695   Joachim Kuhn - Springfever

Lou Donaldson With Strings And Vocals

Mike Goldberg (cornet, trumpet, piano, arranger, conductor) Larry Etkin (trumpet) John Kelly (trombone) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Robert Corley (tenor sax) Joe Ferguson (tenor sax, flute) Ricky West (electric piano, Clavinet, Mellotron, arranger, conductor) A.C. Drummer Jr. (rhythm guitar) Jacob Hunter (electric bass) Walter "Jojo" Garth (drums) Tony Baxter (lead vocals) Audrinne Ferguson, Cissy Houston, Eddie Jones, Eunice Peterson, Kenny Seymour, Rennelle Stafford (backing vocals) unidentified strings
Groove Sound Studios, NYC, April, 1976?
32039You Are My SunshineCotillion SD 9905
32040Lovin' You-
32041High Wire-
32042Night And Day-
32043Temptation-
32044Here's Lovin' At You-
32045For The Love Of You-
32046Keep Your Woman-
* Cotillion SD 9905   Lou Donaldson - A Different Scene

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin (vocals) The Kitty Haywood Singers (vocal group) Lenny Druss horns and Sol Bobrov strings, Curtis Mayfield (composer, arranger) Rich Tufo (arranger)
Curtom Studios, Chicago, IL, April, 1976?
31953Hooked On Your Loveunissued
31954Look Into Your HeartAtlantic 3326
31955(Giving Him) Something He Can Feelunissued
31956I Get HighAtlantic 3326
32104SparkleAtlantic SD 18176
32105(Giving Him) Something He Can FeelAtlantic SD 18176, SD 18204
32106Hooked On Your LoveAtlantic SD 18176
32107Look Into Your HeartAtlantic 3373, SD 18176
32108I Get HighAtlantic SD 18176
32109Jump (To It)-
32110Loving You Baby-
32111Rock With MeAtlantic 3373, SD 18176
* Atlantic SD 18176   Aretha Franklin - Sparkle (Soundtrack)
* Atlantic SD 18204   Aretha Franklin - Ten Years Of Gold
* Atlantic 3326   Aretha Franklin - Look Into Your Heart / I Get High
* Atlantic 3373   Aretha Franklin - Look Into Your Heart / Rock With Me

Willis Jackson With Strings

Mike Goldberg, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Willis Jackson (tenor sax) Seldon Powell (baritone sax) Alfred Brown, Noel DaCosta, Louis Haber, Irving Spice, Louis Stone (violin) Julien Barber, Seymour Berman, Linda Jo Lawrence (viola) Seymour Barab (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) Ricky West (electric piano, piano, organ, Clavinet, arranger, conductor) A.C. Drummer Jr. (rhythm guitar) Cliff Williams or Jacob Hunter (electric bass) Walter "Jo Jo" Garth (drums) Bessemer Taylor (congas) Cheryl Rochester (vocals) Janice Campbell, Carolyn Simmons, Deborah Walls, Kin Walls (backing vocals) Bert Keyes (arranger, conductor)
NYC, May, 1976?
32203FeelingsCotillion 44204, SD 9908
32204Do It, Do It-
* Cotillion SD 9908   Willis Jackson Plays With Feeling
* Cotillion 44204   Willis Jackson - Feelings / Do It, Do It

Average White Band

Malcolm Duncan (tenor sax) Roger Ball (keyboards, alto sax, horn arranger, string arranger) Onnie McIntyre (guitar) Hamish Stuart (guitar, bass, vocals) Alan Gorrie (bass, guitar, vocals) Steve Ferrone (drums, percussion) plus overdubs: Randy Brecker, Marvin Stamm (trumpet) Barry Rogers (trombone) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Ronnie Cuber (baritone sax) Seymour Barab, Jesse Levy, Alan Schulman (cello) Kenneth Bichel (synthesizer) Jim Mullen (guitar) Carlos Martin (congas) David Brigati, Eddie Brigati (chorus)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, June 3, 1976?
32220OvertureAtlantic SD 18179
32221Love Your Life-
32222I'm The One-
32223A Love Of Your Own-
32224Queen Of My SoulAtlantic 3354, SD 18179, Oldies OS 13200
32225Soul SearchingAtlantic SD 18179
32226Goin' Home-
32227Everybody's Darling-
32228Would You StayAtlantic 3354, SD 18179
32229Sunny Days (Make Me Think Of You)Atlantic SD 18179
32230Digging Deeper (Finale)-
32481Goin' Home, Part 1unissued
32482Goin' Home, Part 2-
32738A Love Of Your Own (edited version)-
* Atlantic SD 18179   Average White Band - Soul Searching
* Atlantic 3354   Average White Band - Queen Of My Soul / Would You Stay
* Atlantic Oldies OS 13200   Average White Band - School Boy Crush / Queen Of My Soul

Spinners

Thom Bell (keyboards, arranger, conductor) Tony Bell, Bobby Eli (guitar) Bob Babbitt (bass) Andrew Smith (drums) Larry Washington (percussion) Billy Henderson, Bobbie Smith, Philippe Wynne (tenor vocals) Henry Fambrough (baritone vocals) Pervis Jackson (bass vocals) Carla Benton, Evette Benton, Barbara Ingram (backing vocals) MFSB
Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia, PA;
Kaye-Smith Studios, Seattle, WA, June, 1976?
32205Wake Up Susan (edited version)Atlantic 3341, Oldies OS 13199
32206If You Can't Be In Love (edited version)Atlantic 3341
32276Now That We're TogetherAtlantic 3355, SD 18181
32277You're All I Need In LifeAtlantic SD 18181
32278If You Can't Be In Love-
32279The Rubberband Man-
32280Toni My Love-
32281Four Hands In The Fire-
32282The Clown-
32283Wake Up Susan-
32527The Rubberband Man (edited version)Atlantic 3355, SD 19179
* Atlantic SD 18181   Happiness Is Being With Spinners
* Atlantic SD 19179   The Best Of Spinners
* Atlantic 3341   Spinners - Wake Up Susan / If You Can't Be In Love
* Atlantic Oldies OS 13199   Spinners - Love Or Leave (faded version) / Wake Up Susan
* Atlantic 3355   Spinners - Now That We're Together / The Rubberband Man

The Jimmy Castor Bunch

Jimmy Castor (alto, tenor sax, timbales, vocals) Gerry Thomas (keyboards) Jeffrey Grimes (guitar) Paul Forney (bass) Ellwood Henderson Jr. (drums) Lenny Fridie Jr. (congas)
Media Sound, NYC, June, 1976?
32318E-Man Groovin'Atlantic SD 18186
32319Space AgeAtlantic 3375, SD 18186
32320I Love A Mellow GrooveAtlantic 3396, SD 18186
32321Dracula, Part IAtlantic SD 18186
32322Dracula, Part IIAtlantic 3375, SD 18186, Disko DSKO 083
32323Everything Is Beautiful To MeAtlantic SD 18186
32324Super Love-
32325I Don't Want To Lose YouAtlantic 3396, SD 18186
32645Everything Is Beautiful To Me (edited version)Atlantic 3362
32963Space Age (edited version)Atlantic Disko DSKO 083
33718I Don't Want To Lose You (edited version)unissued
33719not used
33720/33724-
* Atlantic SD 18186   The Jimmy Castor Bunch - E-Man Groovin'
* Atlantic 3375   The Jimmy Castor Bunch - Space Age / Dracula, Part II
* Atlantic 3396   The Jimmy Castor Bunch - I Love A Mellow Groove / I Don't Want To Lose You
* Atlantic Disko DSKO 083   The Jimmy Castor Bunch - Dracula, Part II / Space Age
* Atlantic 3362   The Jimmy Castor Bunch - Magic In The Music / Everything Is Beautiful To Me

Melanie

Art Pepper (alto sax -7) Richard Greene (violin) David Campbell (viola, arranger -6) David Paich (keyboards) Robin Williamson (mandolin -10) Dean Parks, Louie Shelton (guitar) Dave Jackson, Jerry Scheff (bass) Jim Gordon, John Guerin, Jeff Porcaro (drums) Victor Feldman, Milt Holland (percussion) Dennis Bell, Carol Parks, Melanie Safka (vocals) Dave Doran, Jim Drennan, Angelo Mauceri, Jay Wolfe (backing vocals) Edwin Hawkins Singers (vocal group) The Hand Made Band, unidentified strings, Marty Paich (string arranger)
Davlen Studios, Universal City, CA, July 12, 1976;
The Sound Factory, Los Angeles, CA, unknown date
1. 32741CycloneAtlantic SD 18190
2. 32742If I Needed You-
3. 32743The Letter-
4. 32744Groundhog Day-
5. 32745Nickel Song-
6. 32746Photograph-
7. 32747I'm So Blue-
8. 32748Secret Of The Darkness (I Believe)-
9. 32749Save Me-
10. 32750Rain Dance-
11. 32751Friends & Co.-
* Atlantic SD 18190   Melanie - Photograph

Average White Band

Average White Band (funk group)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, July 27, 1976?
32480MusicAtlantic unissued
32483Music, Part 1-
32484Music, Part 2-

Herbie Mann and others

Herbie Mann (flute) and others
live recordings, August 2, 1976
33264Mississippi GamblerAtlantic unissued
33265Thank You, Mr. Russian-
33266Never Can Say Goodbye-
33267Night Time Is The Right Time-
33268Hold On-
33269You Never Give Me Your Money-
33270Philly Do-
33271Cricket Dance-
33272Night Time Is The Right Time-
33273Untitled-
33274Send Me Someone To Love-
33275Fourth Tune-

Willis Jackson And His Band

Willis Jackson (tenor sax) and others
NYC, August 11, 1976?
32540 | 32677I'll Be Home For ChristmasCotillion SD 9911
32541 | 32686Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas-
* Cotillion SD 9911   Various Artists - Funky Christmas

Average White Band

Malcolm Duncan (tenor sax) Roger Ball (keyboards, synthesizer, alto sax) Hamish Stuart (guitar, bass, vocals) Onnie McIntyre (guitar, backing vocals) Alan Gorrie (bass, guitar, lead vocals, backing vocals) Steve Ferrone (drums, percussion)
"The Spectrum", Philadelphia, PA, 1st show, August 17, 1976
33297Person To PersonAtlantic unissued
33298Cut The Cake-
33299If I Ever Lose This Heaven-
33300Goin' Home-
33301Overture-
33302Love Your Life-
33303A Love Of Your Own-
33304Pick Up The Pieces-
33305Work To Do-
33306School Boy Crush-

Average White Band

Malcolm Duncan (tenor sax) Roger Ball (keyboards, synthesizer, alto sax) Hamish Stuart (guitar, bass, vocals) Onnie McIntyre (guitar, backing vocals) Alan Gorrie (bass, guitar, lead vocals, backing vocals) Steve Ferrone (drums, percussion): same personnel
"The Spectrum", Philadelphia, PA, 2nd show, August 17, 1976
33307Person To PersonAtlantic unissued
33308Cut The Cake-
33309If I Ever Lose This Heaven-
33310Goin' Home-
33311Overture-
33312Love Your Life-
33313A Love Of Your Own-
33314I'm The One-
33315Pick Up The Pieces-
33316Work To Do-
33317School Boy Crush-

Average White Band

Malcolm Duncan (tenor sax) Roger Ball (keyboards, synthesizer, alto sax) Hamish Stuart (guitar, bass, vocals) Onnie McIntyre (guitar, backing vocals) Alan Gorrie (bass, guitar, lead vocals, backing vocals) Steve Ferrone (drums, percussion): same personnel
"The Coliseum", Cleveland, OH, 1st show, August 28, 1976
33318If I Ever Lose This HeavenAtlantic unissued
33319A Love Of Your Own-
33320I'm The One-
33321Pick Up The Pieces-
33322Work To Do-
33323School Boy Crush-

Average White Band

Malcolm Duncan (tenor sax) Roger Ball (keyboards, synthesizer, alto sax) Hamish Stuart (guitar, bass, vocals) Onnie McIntyre (guitar, backing vocals) Alan Gorrie (bass, guitar, lead vocals, backing vocals) Steve Ferrone (drums, percussion): same personnel
"The Coliseum", Cleveland, OH, 2nd show, August 28, 1976
33324Person To PersonAtlantic unissued
33325Cut The Cake-
33326If I Ever Lose This Heaven-
33327Cloudy-
33328Queen Of My Soul-
33329Love Your Life-
33330A Love Of Your Own-
33331I'm The One-
33332Pick Up The Pieces-
33333Work To Do-

Sir Mack Rice

Sir Mack Rice (vocals) and others
Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, FL, September, 1976?
32700I Can Never Be Satisfied, Part 1Atco 7065
32701I Can Never Be Satisfied, Part 2-
* Atco 7065   Sir Mack Rice - I Can Never Be Satisfied, Part 1 & 2

Led Zeppelin

Jimmy Page (electric guitar) John Paul Jones (electric bass, organ) John Bonham (drums) Robert Plant (vocals)
"Madison Square Garden", NYC, released October 22, 1976
32608Rock And RollSwan Song SS 2-201
32609Celebration Day-
32610The Song Remains The Same-
32611Rain Song-
32612Dazed And Confused-
32613No Quarter-
32614Stairway To Heaven-
32615Moby Dick-
32616Whole Lotta Love-
* Swan Song SS 2-201   Led Zeppelin - The Song Remains The Same (Soundtrack)

Nat Adderley Sextet

Nat Adderley (cornet) John Stubblefield (flute, soprano, tenor sax) Onaje Allan Gumbs (piano) Fernando Gumbs (bass) Ira "Buddy" Williams (drums) Victor See Yuen (percussion) Nat Adderley Jr., Alfa Anderson, Renee Manning (backing vocals)
Los Angeles, CA, October, 1976
32839Hummin'Little David LD 1012
32840Midnight Over Memphis-
32841The TravellerLittle David LD 734, LD 1012
32842Theme From M*A*S*HLittle David LD 1012
32843Listen To The Rain-
32844Amor Sonador-
32845Valerie-
33122Hummin' (edited version)Little David LD 734
* Little David LD 1012   Nat Adderley - Hummin'
* Little David LD 734   Nat Adderley - The Traveller / Hummin'

Average White Band

Average White Band (funk group)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, November 8, 1976?
32885I'm The OneAtlantic unissued
32886A Love Of Your Own-
32887Queen Of My Soul-

Eddie Harris With Richard Evans' Orchestra

Al Aarons, Oscar Brashear, Bobby Bryant, Snooky Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Grover Mitchell (trombone) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Buddy Collette, Bill Green (alto sax) John Kelson, Charles Owens (tenor sax) Delbert Hill (baritone sax) Eddie Harris (piano, vocals) Ronald Muldrow (guitar) Bradley Bobo (bass) Paul Humphrey (drums) Richard Evans (arranger)
The Village Recorder, West Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1976
33201How Can I Find Some Way To Tell YouAtlantic SD 1698
33203How Can You Live Like That-
33208Ambidextrous-
* Atlantic SD 1698   Eddie Harris - How Can You Live Like That

Eddie Harris Quintet

Bradley Bobo, Richard Evans (synthesizer) Paul Humphrey (electric drums) Ronald Muldrow (esophagusphone) Eddie Harris (vocals)
The Village Recorder, West Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1976
33202Love Is Too Much To TouchAtlantic SD 1698
* Atlantic SD 1698   Eddie Harris - How Can You Live Like That

Eddie Harris Quartet

Eddie Harris (electric piano) Ronald Muldrow (guitorgan) Bradley Bobo (bass) Paul Humphrey (electric drums)
The Village Recorder, West Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1976
33204Get Down With ItAtlantic SD 1698
* Atlantic SD 1698   Eddie Harris - How Can You Live Like That

Eddie Harris With Richard Evans' Orchestra

Al Aarons, Oscar Brashear, Bobby Bryant, Snooky Young (trumpet) George Bohanon, Garnett Brown, Grover Mitchell (trombone) Benny Powell (bass trombone) Buddy Collette, Bill Green (alto sax) John Kelson, Charles Owens (tenor sax) Delbert Hill (baritone sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Ronald Muldrow (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums) Eddie Harris (vocals) Richard Evans (arranger)
The Village Recorder, West Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1976
33205I'd Love To Take You HomeAtlantic SD 1698
* Atlantic SD 1698   Eddie Harris - How Can You Live Like That

Eddie Harris Quintet

Eddie Harris (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Ronald Muldrow (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Paul Humphrey (drums)
The Village Recorder, West Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1976
33206Come Dance With MeAtlantic SD 1698
Eddie Harris (tenor sax) Cedar Walton (piano) Ronald Muldrow (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
33207Bird Of Stone-
33209Nothing Else To Do-
* Atlantic SD 1698   Eddie Harris - How Can You Live Like That

The J. Geils Band

The J. Geils Band (rock group)
November 22, 1976?
32960Peanut ButterAtlantic 3378
32961Magic's Mood-
* Atlantic 3378   The J. Geils Band - Peanut Butter / Magic's Mood

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin (piano, vocals) and others
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 20, 1976
35064Musta Up Some GustaAtlantic unissued

Average White Band

Average White Band (funk group)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, December 22, 1976
33287Motor BikeAtlantic unissued
33288Alan's Tune (fast)-
33289Alan's Tune (slow)-
33290Steve's Tune-
33291Love Your Life (double bass version)-

Lou Donaldson With Strings

Paul G. Bogosian, Ernie Royal (trumpet, flugelhorn) John Drew Kelly (trombone, bass trombone) Seldon Powell (flute, baritone sax) Lou Donaldson (alto sax) Irving Spice (lead violin) Louis Haber, Elliott Rosoff, David Sackson, Louis Stone (violin) William Phipps (electric piano, Clavinet) A.C. Drummer Jr. (guitar) Jacob Hunter (electric bass) Jimmy Young (drums) Jacqueline Copeland (vocals) Dennis Williams (horn arranger, string arranger) Mike Goldberg (arranger, conductor)
Groove Sound Studios, NYC, December, 1976?
33044Too Much To ExplainCotillion SD 9915
33045Love For Sale-
33046A Piece Of Your World-
33047Passion Fruit-
33048(Comin' Thru) The Backdoor-
33049Ebb Tide-
33050Maker's Dream-
33051Walkin' Sally-
* Cotillion SD 9915   Lou Donaldson - Color As A Way Of Life

Ben E. King

Ben E. King (vocals) unidentified studio band, Ron Baker, T.G. Conway, Norman Harris, Ron "Have Mercy" Kersey (arranger)
Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia, PA, 1976
31465I Had A Love (edited version)Atlantic 3308
31466We Got Love (edited version)-
31768I Had A LoveAtlantic SD 18169
31769I Betcha Didn't Know That-
31770Smooth SailingAtlantic 3337, SD 18169
31771No Danger AheadAtlantic SD 18169
31774We Got Love-
32112I Betcha Didn't Know That (edited version)Atlantic 3337
* Atlantic SD 18169   Ben E. King - I Had A Love
* Atlantic 3308   Ben E. King - We Got Love / I Had A Love
* Atlantic 3337   Ben E. King - I Betcha Didn't Know That / Smooth Sailing

Ben E. King With Bert DeCoteaux's Orchestra

Ben E. King (vocals) unidentified studio band, Bert DeCoteaux (arranger)
Media Sound, NYC, 1976
31772Everybody Plays The FoolAtlantic SD 18169
31773Standing In The Wings Of Heartache-
31775Tower Of Strength-
31776You're Stepping On My Heart (Tearing My World Apart) (speeded up version)-
31777Tearing My World Apart (regular speed version)unissued
* Atlantic SD 18169   Ben E. King - I Had A Love

Emerson, Lake And Palmer / Keith Emerson

Keith Emerson (keyboards?) and others
Master Room, London, England, 1976
32085Honky Tonk Train BluesAtlantic unissued
32086Barrelhouse Shake-Down-

Margie Joseph

John Barnes, Jerry Peters, Sylvester Rivers (piano) John Barns (electric piano) McKinley Jackson (electric piano, arranger) Gary Bell, Ben Benay, Charles Fearing, Bill Neal, Ray Parker Jr., Dean Parks, Lee Ritenour (guitar) Henry Davis, Scott Edwards, Tony Newton (electric bass) Ollie Brown, James Gadson, Ed Greene (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (congas) Gary Coleman (percussion) Margie Joseph (vocals) Marti McCall, Jessie Smith, Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters (backing vocals) The Jones Girls: Shirley Jones, Brenda Jones, Valorie Jones (vocal group) unidentified horns and strings, David Blumberg, Dale Warren (string arranger) Lamont Dozier (rhythm arranger)
Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA;
Crystal Sound Recorders, Los Angeles, CA;
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
32179Hear The Words, Feel The FeelingCotillion SD 9906
32180Didn't I Tell You-
32181Why'd You Lie-
32182Prophesy-
32183All Cried Out-
32184Something To Fall Back On-
32185Don't Turn The Lights Off-
32186Feeling My Way-
32187I Get Carried Away-
32510Don't Turn The Lights Off (edited version)Cotillion 44207
32511All Cried Out (edited version)-
* Cotillion SD 9906   Margie Joseph - Hear The Words, Feel The Feeling
* Cotillion 44207   Margie Joseph - Don't Turn The Lights Off / All Cried Out

Willis Jackson With Strings

Mike Goldberg, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Willis Jackson (tenor sax) Seldon Powell (baritone sax) Alfred Brown, Noel DaCosta, Louis Haber, Irving Spice, Louis Stone (violin) Julien Barber, Seymour Berman, Linda Jo Lawrence (viola) Seymour Barab (cello) Eugene Bianco (harp) Ricky West (electric piano, piano, organ, Clavinet, arranger, conductor) A.C. Drummer Jr. (rhythm guitar) Cliff Williams (electric bass) Walter "Jo Jo" Garth (drums) Bessemer Taylor (congas) Cheryl Rochester, Sammy Turner (vocals) Janice Campbell, Carolyn Simmons, Deborah Walls, Kin Walls (backing vocals) Bert Keyes (arranger, conductor)
ODO Sound Studios and Groove Sound Studios, NYC, 1976
32248RacubahCotillion SD 9908
32249Singing Bass-
32250The Young Man With A Horn-
32251Do Your Super Thing-
32252Bouquet-
32253Something Good-
* Cotillion SD 9908   Willis Jackson Plays With Feeling

Les McCann Quartet

Les McCann (keyboards, vocals) Miroslav Kudykowski (guitar) Jimmy Rowser (bass) Harold Davis (drums)
The Record Plant, Hollywood, CA, 1976
32198What Is It That We Have To Do To Let Our Children Grow (edited version)Atlantic 3339
32284You Little CheatAtlantic SD 1690
32285I'm Back Home-
32286Loved You Full In Every Way-
32287A Hand From The Crowd-
32289River High, River Low-
32290I've Been Thinking About My Problems-
32291Baby, Just So Much Faith-
32292Everywhere I Go, People Ask Me A Question-
32293Woman, Come Home!-
32294What Is It That We Have To Do To Let Our Children Grow-
John Mayer (piano) Les McCann (keyboards, vocals) Steuart Liebig (guitar, bass) Paul Humphrey (drums)
32197I'm A Liberated Woman (edited version)Atlantic 3339
32288I'm A Liberated WomanAtlantic SD 1690
* Atlantic SD 1690   Les McCann - River High, River Low
* Atlantic 3339   Les McCann - What Is It That We Have To Do To Let Our Children Grow / I'm A Liberated Woman

Ace Spectrum

George Butcher, Derek Smith (keyboards) Dwight Brewster (synthesizer) Jesse Cox, Jerry Friedman, Jeff Mironov (guitar) Bob Babbitt (bass) Herb Lavell, Jimmy Young (drums) Carlos Martin (congas) Phil Kraus, Ted Sommer (percussion) Elliot P. Isaac, Ed "Easy" Zant, Lawrence "Dee" Coley, Frederick G. Duff (vocal group) Patrick Adams (arranger, conductor)
Atlantic Studios, NYC;
Media Sound, NYC, 1976
32346Live And LearnAtlantic SD 18185, Disko DSKO 077
32347Magic TouchAtlantic SD 18185
32348Sooner Or Later-
32349Sweet Sugar Daddy-
32350Sweet Music Soft Lights And You-
32351Just Like In The Movies-
32352I Can't Keep Holding On-
32353Live And Learn-
32467Live And Learn (edited version)Atlantic 3353
32468Just Like In The Movies (edited version)-
* Atlantic SD 18185   Ace Spectrum - Just Like In The Movies
* Atlantic Disko DSKO 077   Ace Spectrum - Live And Learn
* Atlantic 3353   Ace Spectrum - Live And Learn / Just Like In The Movies

Ben E. King With McKinley Jackson's Orchestra

John Barnes (keyboards) Jay Graydon, Lee Ritenour (guitar) Wilton Felder, James Jamerson (bass) Scott Edwards (electric bass) James Gadson, Jim Gordon (drums) Eddie "Bongo" Brown (congas, bongos) Gary Coleman (percussion) Ben E. King (vocals) Gwen Owen (backing vocals) The Jones Girls: Shirley Jones, Brenda Jones, Valorie Jones, The Waters: Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters, Luther Waters (vocal group) unidentified horns and strings, Paul Riser (horn arranger, string arranger) Lamont Dozier (rhythm arranger) McKinley Jackson (arranger)
Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA;
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
32469Family JewelsAtlantic SD 18191, SD 19200
32470Wonder Woman-
32471Let Me Live In Your Life-
32472Sweet Rhapsody-
32473Fly Away (To My Wonderland)Atlantic 3535, SD 18191, SD 19200
32474No Deposit, No ReturnAtlantic SD 18191
32475I Created A Monster-
32476Somebody's KnockingAtlantic 3359, SD 18191
32477One More Time-
32478Fifty YearsAtlantic SD 18191, SD 19200
* Atlantic SD 18191   Ben E. King - Rhapsody
* Atlantic SD 19200   Ben E. King - Let Me Live In Your Life
* Atlantic 3535   Ben E. King - Fly Away (To My Wonderland) / Spoiled
* Atlantic 3359   Ben E. King - One More Time / Somebody's Knocking

Boney M.

Thor Baldursson (keyboards?) Nick Woodland (guitar?) Gary Unwin (bass?) Keith Forsey (drums?) Bobby Farrell (vocals, voice) Marcia Barrett, Liz Mitchell, Maizie Williams (backing vocals) Steven Hammer (arranger) Frank Farian (producer, Bobby Farrell's voice) and others
Union Studios, Munich, West Germany;
Europasound Studios, Frankfurt/Main, West Germany, 1976
32560Daddy CoolAtco 7063, SD 36-143; Atlantic SD 19145
32561No Woman, No CryAtco 7063, SD 36-143
32563Take The Heat Off MeAtco SD 36-143
32564Sunny-
32565Help, Help-
32566Fever-
32567Got A Man On My Mind-
32568Lovin' Or Leavin'-
32569/32574not used
33417Sunny (edited version)Atco 7080
33418New York City-
Baby Do You Wanna Bump
* Atco SD 36-143   Boney M. - Take The Heat Off Me
* Atlantic SD 19145   Boney M. - Love For Sale
* Atco 7063   Boney M. - Daddy Cool / No Woman, No Cry
* Atco 7080   Boney M. - Sunny / New York City

ABBA

Lars Carlsson (sax) Benny Andersson (piano, synthesizer, vocals, arranger) Anders Glenmark, Janne Schaffer, Lasse Wellander (guitar) Bjorn Ulvaeus (guitar, vocals, arranger) Rutger Gunnarsson (bass, string arranger) Ola Brunkert, Roger Palm (drums) Malando Gassama (percussion) Agnetha Faltskog, Anni-Frid Lyngstad (vocals) unidentified horns and strings, Anders Dahl, Sven-Olof Walldoff (string arranger)
Stockholm, Sweden, 1976
32898When I Kissed The TeacherAtlantic SD 18207
32899Dancing Queen-
32900My Love, My Life-
32901Dum Dum Diddle-
32902Knowing Me, Knowing You-
32903Money, Money, Money-
32904That's Me-
32905Why Did It Have To Be Me-
32906Tiger-
32907Arrival-
33404Happy Hawaiiunissued
34251Crazy World-
* Atlantic SD 18207, SD 19115   ABBA - Arrival

Genesis

Tony Banks (piano, Hammond organ, electric piano, synthesizer, Mellotron) Steve Hackett (guitar, electric guitar, 12-string guitar, kalimba, autoharp) Mike Rutherford (electric bass, guitar, electric guitar) Phil Collins (drums, cymbals, percussion, vocals)
Relight Studios, Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands, 1976
32964Eleventh Earl Of MarAtco SD 36-144
32965One For The Vine-
32966Your Own Special Way-
32967Reprises-
32968All In A Mouse's Night-
32969Blood On The Rooftops-
32970Unquiet Slumbers For The Sleepers-
32983In That Quiet Earth-
32984Afterglow-
33184Your Own Special Way (edited version)Atlantic unissued
33185Unquiet Earth (edited version)-
34954Your Own Special Way (edited version)-
* Atco SD 36-144, SD 38-100   Genesis - Wind And Wuthering

Herbie Mann Septet With The Munich Philarmonic Orchestra

Herbie Mann (flute) Sylvester Levay (keyboards, arranger, conductor) Nick Woodland (guitar) Gary Unwin (bass) Martin Harrison (drums) Elmer Louis, Joseph Spector (percussion) Penny McLean (vocals -2,7) Jerry Rix (backing vocals) Munich Studio Choir (-2,7) unidentified strings, Fritz Sonneleitner (director)
Union Studios, Munich, West Germany, 1976
1. 32986Bird In A Silver CageAtlantic SD 18209
2. 32987Aria-
3. 32988Fly, Robin, Fly-
4. 32989Birdwalk-
5. 32990Years Of Love-
6. 32991The PiperAtlantic Disko DSKO 088, SD 18209
7. 33106Aria (edited version)Atlantic 3390
8. 33107Birdwalk (edited version)-
9. 33434Bird In A Silver Cage (edited version)Atlantic Disko DSKO 088
* Atlantic SD 18209   Herbie Mann - Bird In A Silver Cage
* Atlantic Disko DSKO 088   Herbie Mann - The Piper / Bird In A Silver Cage
* Atlantic 3390   Herbie Mann - Aria / Birdwalk

Don Pullen

Randy Brecker (trumpet) George Adams (tenor sax) Michal Urbaniak (violin) Don Pullen (piano, electric piano) Sterling Magee, Roland Prince (guitar) John Flippin (electric bass) Tyronne Walker (drums) Bobby Battle, Ray Mantilla (percussion)
Atlantic Studios, NYC, 1976
33386Big AliceAtlantic SD 1699
* Atlantic SD 1699   Don Pullen - Tomorrow's Promises

Bryan Ferry

Martin Drover (horns) David Skinner (piano) Bryan Ferry (keyboards, vocals) Neil Hubbard, Phil Manzanera, John Porter, Chris Spedding (guitar) John Wetton (bass) Paul Thompson (drums) Ray Cooper, Morris Pert (percussion) Dyan Birch, Doreen Chanter, Helen Chappelle, Frankie Collins, Paddie McHugh, Jacquie Sullivan (backing vocals) Preston Hayward (backing vocals?) Mel Collins, Chris Mercer (horn arranger) Ann Odell (string arranger)
Air Studios, London, England, 1976-1977
33210This Is TomorrowAtlantic SD 18216
33211All Night Operator-
33212One Kiss-
33213Love Me Madly Again-
33214Tokyo Joe-
33215Party Doll-
33216Rock Of Ages-
33217In Your Mind-
33508Tokyo Joe (edited version)Atlantic 3399
* Atlantic SD 18216   Bryan Ferry - In Your Mind
* Atlantic 3399   Bryan Ferry - Tokyo Joe / As The World Turns

Dick Holler

Dick Holler, and others
Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, FL, circa 1976???
31672Driftin' HomeAtlantic unissued
31673Make Love-
31674Greater Miami Sub Rock Revival-
31675Bessie Smith-
31676Section C-

Margie Joseph

Margie Joseph (vocals) unidentified studio band
ABC Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, circa 1976???
32084Hear The Words, Feel The FeelingCotillion 44201
same session
32092I Get Carried Away-
* Cotillion 44201   Margie Joseph - Hear The Words, Feel The Feeling / I Get Carried Away

ABBA

Benny Andersson (keyboards, vocals, arranger) Bjorn Ulvaeus (guitar, vocals, arranger) Agnetha Faltskog, Anni-Frid Lyngstad (vocals) and others
Stockholm, Sweden, circa 1976?
32442He Is Your BrotherAtlantic SD 18189
32443People Need Love-
32444Fernando-
32445Nina Pretty Ballerina-
same session
32479Another Town, Another Train-
* Atlantic SD 18189, SD 19114   ABBA - Greatest Hits

Bette Midler With Don York's Orchestra

Bette Midler (vocals) The Blowboys: Miles Krasner (trumpet) Jaroslav Jakubovic (reeds) Elizabeth Kane (harp) Joseph Mero (vibes, percussion) Richard Trifan (keyboards) Don York (keyboards, director) Lou Volpe (guitar) Francisco Centeno (bass) Ira "Buddy" Williams (drums) The Staggering Harlettes: Sharon Redd, Ula Hedwig, Charlotte Crossley (backing vocals)
"The Cleveland Music Hall", Cleveland, OH, circa 1976???
33537BackstageAtlantic SD 2-9000
33538Friends / Oh My My-
33539Bang, You're Dead-
33540Birds-
33541Comic Relief-
33542In The Mood-
33543Hurry On Down-
33544Shiver Me Timbers-
33545The Vicki Eydie Show-
33546Around The World-
33547Istanbul-
33548Fiesta In Rio-
33549South Sea Scene / Hawaiian War Chant-
33550Lullaby Of Broadway-
same session
33552Delta Dawn-
33553Long John Blues-
33554Those Wonderful Sophie Tucker Jokes-
33555The Story Of Nanette: Nanette-
33556The Story Of Nanette: Alabama Song / Drinking Again-
33557Mr. Rockefeller-
33558Ready To Begin Again / Do You Wanna Dance-
33559Fried Eggs-
33560Hello In There-
33561Finale-
33562Finale: Up The Ladder To The Roof-
33563Finale: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy-
33564Finale: Friends-
* Atlantic SD 2-9000   Bette Midler - Live At Last