ESP-Disk' Discography: 1963-present

1963 (establish)

Movement Soul

Alan Ribback (journalist) and others
early 1960s
Live Recordings Of Songs And Sayings From The Freedom Movement In The Deep South 1963-1964ESP-Disk' ESP 1056
Traditional GospelESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1056, ESPCD 1056   Movement Soul - Live Recordings Of Songs And Sayings From The Freedom Movement In The Deep South
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

1964

Albert Ayler Trio

Albert Ayler (tenor sax) Gary Peacock (bass) Sonny Murray (percussion)
"Cellar Cafe", NYC, June 14, 1964
SpiritsESP-Disk' ESP 3030
Wizard-
Ghosts, First Variation-
Prophecy-
Ghosts, Second Variation-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3030; Base Record (It) ESP 3030; ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3030   Albert Ayler - Prophecy
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4006   Albert Ayler - Bells/Prophecy

Albert Ayler Trio

Albert Ayler (sax) Gary Peacock (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
NYC, July 10, 1964
Ghosts: First VariationESP-Disk' ESP 1002
The Wizard-
Prophecy (as Spirits)-
Ghosts: Second Variation-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1002, ESPCD 1002   Albert Ayler Trio - Spiritual Unity

Albert Ayler - Don Cherry Sextet

Don Cherry (trumpet) Roswell Rudd (trombone) John Tchicai (alto sax) Albert Ayler (tenor sax) Gary Peacock (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
NYC, July 17, 1964
Dons DawnESP-Disk' ESP 1016
AY-
ITT-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1016, ESPCD 1016   Albert Ayler, Don Cherry, John Tchicai, Roswell Rudd, Gary Peacock, Sonny Murray - New York Eye And Ear Control

Pharoah Sanders Quintet

Stan Foster (trumpet) Pharoah Sanders (tenor sax) Jane Getz (piano) William Bennett (bass) Marvin Pattillo (percussion)
NYC, September 10, 1964
Seven By SevenESP-Disk' ESP 1003
Bethera-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1003, ESPCD 1003   Pharoah Sanders - Pharaoh Sanders Quintet
= Get Back (It) GET 1003CD   Pharoah Sanders - Pharaoh's First
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4008   Pharoah Sanders - Pharoah's First Quintet

Byron Allen Trio

Byron Allen (alto sax) Maceo Gilchrist (bass) Teddy Robinson (percussion)
Mira Sound Studios, NYC, September 25, 1964
Time Is PastESP-Disk' ESP 1005
Three Steps In The Right Direction-
Decision For The Cole-Man-
Today's Blues Tomorrow-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1005, ESPCD 1005   The Byron Allen Trio

The Giuseppi Logan Quartet

Giuseppi Logan (tenor, alto sax, Pakistani oboe, bass clarinet, flute) Don Pullen (piano) Eddie Gomez (bass) Milford Graves (drums, tabla)
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, October 5, 1964
Tabla SuiteESP-Disk' ESP 1007
Dance Of Satan-
Dialogue-
Taneous-
Bleecker Partita-
Wretched SundayESP-Disk' ESP 1013
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1007, ESPCD 1007   The Giuseppi Logan Quartet
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1013, ESPCD 1013   Giuseppi Logan - More

Paul Bley Quintet

Dewey Johnson (trumpet) Marshall Allen (alto sax) Paul Bley (piano) Eddie Gomez (bass) Milford Graves (percussion)
NYC, October 20, 1964
BatterieESP-Disk' ESP 1008
Ictus-
And Now The Queen-
Around Again-
Walking Woman-
Barrage-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1008, ESPCD 1008   Paul Bley Quintet - Barrage

New York Art Quartet

Roswell Rudd (trombone) John Tchicai (alto sax) Lewis Worrell (bass) Milford Graves (drums, percussion) Leroi Jones (recitation -4)
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, November 26, 1964
1.No. 6ESP-Disk' ESP 1004
2.Rosmosis-
3.Short-
4.Sweet (aka Sweet V) / Black Dada Nihilismus-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1004, ESPCD 1004   New York Art Quartet

William S. Burroughs

William Burroughs (spoken word)
possibly France, circa 1964
Excerpts From Nova Express: Where You BelongESP-Disk' ESP 1050
Excerpts From Nova Express: Inflexible Authority-
Excerpts From Nova Express: Uranian Willy-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1050   William Burroughs - Call Me Burroughs

Franz Jahger, Duncan Charters And Julius Balbin

Julius Balbin (demlamas) Duncan Charters (monologas) Franz Jahger (trobadoras)
released 1964
La Lingvo Por NiESP-Disk' ESP 1001
Chiu Chiu-
Lulkanto-
Kara-Kentoki-Land'-
La Rompiginta Ringeto-
Funga Kanto-
Mi Eksterlanda Vojagho-
Babi Jar-
Mariston Logas Vasta Mar'-
Bovochar-
Jukajdi, Jukajda-
Lorelaj-
Fluanta Tajdo-
Pasintaj Tagoj-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1001, ESPCD 1001   Franz Jahger, Duncan Charters, Julius Balbin - Ni Kantu En Esperanto

1965

Sun Ra And His Solar Arkestra

Chris Capers (trumpet) Teddy Nance (trombone) Bernard Pettaway (bass trombone) Marshall Allen (piccolo, alto sax, bells, spiral cymbals) Danny Davis (flute, alto sax) Robert Cummings (bass clarinet, wood blocks) John Gilmore (tenor sax, timpani) Pat Patrick (baritone sax, percussion) Sun Ra (piano, bass marimba, electric celeste, timpani) Ronnie Boykins (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums, percussion, timpani)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, April 20, 1965
HeliocentricESP-Disk' ESP 1014
Outer Nothingness-
Other Worlds-
The Cosmos-
Oh Heavenly Things-
Nebulae-
Dancing In The Sun-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1014, ESPCD 1014   The Heliocentric Worlds Of Sun Ra, Vol. 1
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4005, ESP 4026   Sun Ra - Heliocentric Worlds, Vol. 1 & 2

Ran Blake Solo

Ran Blake (piano)
NYC, May 1, 1965
VanguardESP-Disk' ESP 1011
Stratusphunk-
Sleepy Time Gal-
On Green Dolphin Street-
Eric-
There'll Be Some Changes Made-
Good Morning, Heartache-
Sister Tee-
Lonely Woman-
Birmingham U.S.A.-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1011   Ran Blake Plays Solo Piano

Albert Ayler Quintet

Donald Ayler (trumpet) Albert Ayler, Charles Tyler (sax) Lewis Worrell (bass) Sunny Murray (percussion)
"Town Hall", NYC, May 1, 1965
BellsESP-Disk' ESP 1010
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1010, ESPCD 1010   Albert Ayler - Bells
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4006   Albert Ayler - Bells/Prophecy

Bud Powell

Bud Powell (piano) and others
"Town Hall", NYC, May 1, 1965
unknown titlesESP-Disk' unissued

Giuseppi Logan Quartet

Giuseppi Logan (alto sax, bass clarinet, flute -1,2, piano -3) Don Pullen (piano -1,2) Reggie Johnson (bass -1,2) Milford Graves (drums, percussion -1,2)
"Town Hall", NYC, May 1, 1965
1.MantuESP-Disk' ESP 1013
2.Shebar-
3.Curve Eleven-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1013, ESPCD 1013   Giuseppi Logan - More

Bob James Trio

Bob James (piano) Barre Phillips (bass) Robert Pozar (drums) electronic tapes from Bob James, Bob Ashley and Gordon Mumma
Bell Sound Studios, NYC, May 10, 1965
Peasant BoyESP-Disk' ESP 1009
Untitled Mixes-
Explosions-
And On-
Wolfman-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1009, ESPCD 1009   Bob James - Explosions

Lowell Davidson Trio

Lowell Davidson (piano) Gary Peacock (bass) Milford Graves (percussion)
NYC, July 27, 1965
"L"ESP-Disk' ESP 1012
Stately 1-
Dunce-
Ad Hoc-
Strong Tears-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1012, ESPCD 1012   Lowell Davidson Trio

Albert Ayler Quintet

Don Ayler (trumpet) Charles Tyler (alto sax) Albert Ayler (tenor sax) Call Cobbs (harpsichord -4) Henry Grimes, Gary Peacock (bass) Sonny Murray (drums)
"Judson Hall", NYC, September 23, 1965
1.Spirits RejoiceESP-Disk' ESP 1020
2.Holy FamilyESP-Disk' 4506, ESP 1020
3.D.C.ESP-Disk' ESP 1020
4.Angels-
5.Prophet-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1020, ESPCD 1020   Albert Ayler Quintet - Spirits Rejoice
* ESP-Disk' 4506   Ornette Coleman - Sadness / Albert Ayler - Holy Family

Frank Wright Trio

Frank Wright (tenor sax) Henry Grimes (bass) Tom Price (drums)
NYC, November 11, 1965
The EarthESP-Disk' ESP 1023
Jerry-
The Moon-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1023, ESPCD 1023   Frank Wright Trio
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4007   Frank Wright - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

Milford Graves Percussion Ensemble With Sunny Morgan

Sonny Morgan (drums, bells) Milford Graves (drums, bells, gongs, shakers)
NYC, November 11, 1965
Nothing 5-7ESP-Disk' ESP 1015
Nothing 11-10-
Nothing 19-
Nothing 13-
Nothing-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1015, ESPCD 1015   Milford Graves Percussion Ensemble

Sun Ra And His Solar Arkestra

Walter Miller (trumpet) Robert Cummings (bass clarinet) Marshall Allen (alto sax, flute, piccolo) John Gilmore (tenor sax) Pat Patrick (baritone sax, flute) Sun Ra (Clavioline, piano, tuned bongos) Ronnie Boykins (bass) Roger Blank (drums, percussion)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, November 16, 1965
The Sun MythESP-Disk' ESP 1017
A House Of Beauty-
Cosmic Chaos-
IntercosmosisESP-Disk' ESP 4002
Mythology Metamorphosis-
Heliocentric Worlds-
World Worlds-
Interplanetary Travelers-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1017, ESPCD 1017   The Heliocentric Worlds Of Sun Ra, Vol. 2
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4005, ESP 4026   Sun Ra - Heliocentric Worlds, Vol. 1 & 2
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4002   Sun Ra - Heliocentric Worlds, Vol. 3 - The Lost Tapes

Marion Brown Quartet

Alan Shorter (trumpet -1,2,4) Marion Brown (alto sax) Bennie Maupin (tenor sax -3) Reggie Johnson (bass) Ronnie Boykins (bass -1) Rashied Ali (drums, percussion)
NYC, November, 1965
1.Capricorn MoonESP-Disk' ESP 1022, ESP 1022 (later), ESP 4011
2.27 Cooper SquareESP-Disk' ESP 1022, ESP 1022 (later), ESP 1033, ESP 4011
3.ExhibitionESP-Disk' ESP 1022, ESP 4011
4.MephistophelesESP-Disk' ESP 1022 (later), ESP 4011
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1022, ESPCD 1022   Marion Brown Quartet
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1022 (later)   Marion Brown Quartet
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1033   Various Artists - ESP Sampler
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4011   Marion Brown

Bud Powell Solo

Bud Powell (piano)
NYC, late 1965
unknown titlesESP-Disk' unissued

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Steve Swallow (bass) Barry Altschul (drums)
NYC, December 12, 1965
Ida LupinoESP-Disk' 4521, ESP 1021, ESP 1033
StartESP-Disk' ESP 1021
Closer-
Sideways In Mexico-
Batterie-
And Now The Queen-
Pigfoot-
Crossroads-
Violin-
CartoonESP-Disk' 4521, ESP 1021
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1021, ESPCD 1021   Paul Bley Trio - Closer
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1033   Various Artists - ESP Sampler
* ESP-Disk' 4521   Paul Bley - Ida Lupino / Cartoon

Burton Greene Quartet

Marion Brown (alto sax) Frank Smith (tenor sax -4) Burton Greene (piano, piano harp, percussion) Henry Grimes (bass) Dave Grant (percussion -1/3) Tom Price (percussion -2/4)
NYC, December 18, 1965
1.Cluster QuartetESP-Disk' ESP 1024
2.Ballade II-
3.Bloom In The Commune-
4.Taking It Out Of The Ground-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1024, ESPCD 1024   Burton Greene Quartet

Patty Waters

Burton Greene (piano, piano harp -8) Steve Tintweiss (bass -8) Tom Price (percussion -8) Patty Waters (vocals, piano)
NYC, December 19, 1965
1.Moon, Don't Come Up TonightESP-Disk' ESP 1025
2.Why Can't I Come To You-
3.You Thrill Me-
4.Sad Am I, Glad Am I-
5.Why Is Love Such A Funny Thing-
6.I Can't Forget You-
7.You Loved Me-
8.Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1025, ESPCD 1025   Patty Waters Sings
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4019   Patty Waters - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

Henry Grimes Trio

Perry Robinson (clarinet) Henry Grimes (bass) Tom Price (drums)
NYC, December 28, 1965
Fish StoryESP-Disk' ESP 1026
For Django-
Walk On-
Saturday Nite What Th'-
The Call-
Son Of Alfalfa-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1026, ESPCD 1026   Henry Grimes Trio - The Call

The Fugs

Peter Stampfel (fiddle, harmonica, vocals) Vinny Leary, Steve Weber (guitar, vocals) John Anderson (bass guitar, vocals) Ken Weaver (drums, vocals) Tuli Kupferberg (percussion, vocals) Ed Sanders (vocals)
released 1965
Slum GoddessFolkways FW 05304
Ah! Sunflower, Weary Of Time-
Supergirl-
Swinburne Stomp-
I Couldn't Get High-
How Sweet I Roamed From Field To Field-
Seize The Day (as Carpe Diem)-
My Baby Done Left Me-
Boobs A Lot-
Nothing-
We're The FugsFantasy F-9668, FCD-9668-2
Defeated-
The Ten Commandments-
CIA Man-
In The Middle Of Their First Recording Session The Fugs Sign The Worst Contract Since Leadbelly's-
I Saw The Best Minds Of My Generation Rock-
Spontaneous Salute To Andy Warhol-
War Kills Babies-
The Fugs National Anthem-
The Fugs Spaghetti Death (No Redemption No Redemption) - A Glop Of Spaghetti For Andy Warhol-
The Rhapsody Of Tuli-
* Folkways FW 05304   The Village Fugs
= ESP-Disk' ESP 1018   The Fugs First Album
= Fantasy F-9668, FCD-9668-2   First Album... With Sizzling Additional Tracks From The Early Fugs

1966

Bud Powell Trio

Bud Powell (piano) Scotty Holt (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
NYC, January, 1966
unknown titlesESP-Disk' unissued

Noah Howard Quartet

Rick Colbeck (trumpet) Noah Howard (alto sax) Scotty Holt (bass) Dave Grant (percussion)
NYC, January, 1966
Henry's StreetESP-Disk' ESP 1031
Apotheosis-
Apotheosis Extension I-
And About Love-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1031, ESPCD 1031   Noah Howard Quartet

Sunny Murray Quintet

Jacques Coursil (trumpet) Jack Graham, Byard Lancaster (alto sax) Alan Silva (bass) Sunny Murray (drums)
NYC, January, 1966
Phase 1, 2, 3, 4ESP-Disk' ESP 1032
Hilariously-
Angels And Devils-
Giblet-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1032, ESPCD 1032   Sunny Murray

Charles Tyler Ensemble

Charles Tyler (alto sax) Joel Freedman (cello) Charles Moffett (orchestra vibes) Henry Grimes (bass) Ronald Jackson (drums)
Indianapolis, IN, February 4, 1966
Strange UhuruESP-Disk' ESP 1029
Lacy's Out East-
Three Spirits-
Black Mysticism-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1029, ESPCD 1029   Charles Tyler Ensemble

Patty Waters

Giuseppi Logan (flute -1,2,4,6,7) Dave Burrell (piano -1,2,4,6,7) Burton Greene (piano -3) Ran Blake (piano -5) Perry Lind (bass -1,2,4,6,7) Steve Tintweiss (bass -3) Scobe Stroman (drums -1,2,4,6,7) Shelly Rustein (drums -3) Patty Waters (vocals)
"The New York State College Tour", NYC, April, 1966
1.Song Of CliffordESP-Disk' ESP 1055
2.Hush Little Baby With Ba Ha Bad-
3.Wild Is The Wind-
4.Prayer-
5.It Never Entered My Mind-
6.Song Of Life With Hush Little Baby-
7.Song Of The One (I Love) Or Love, My Love-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1055, ESPCD 1055   Patty Waters - College Tour
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4019   Patty Waters - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

Burton Greene Trio

Burton Greene (piano, piano harp) Steve Tintweiss (bass) Shelly Rusten (percussion)
"The New York State College Tour", NYC, April-May, 1966
Bloom In The CommuneESP-Disk' ESP 1074
Ascent-
Tree Theme-
Transcendence-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1074, ESPCD 1074   The Burton Greene Trio On Tour

Albert Ayler Quintet

Donald Ayler (trumpet) Albert Ayler (tenor sax) Michel Sampson (violin) Lewis Worrell (string bass) Ron Jackson (percussion)
"Slugs' Saloon", NYC, May 1, 1966
Truth Is Marching InBase Record (It) ESP 3031
Our Prayer-
Truth Is Marching InESP-Disk' ESPCD 3031
Our Prayer-
Bells-
same session
-Base Record (It) ESP 3032
Ghosts-
-ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3032
Initiation-
* Base Record (It) ESP 3031   Albert Ayler Quintet - At Slug's Saloon, Vol. 1
* Base Record (It) ESP 3032   Albert Ayler Quintet - At Slug's Saloon, Vol. 2
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3031   Albert Ayler Quintet - At Slug's Saloon, Vol. 1
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4025   Albert Ayler - Slugs' Saloon
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3032   Albert Ayler Quintet - At Slug's Saloon, Vol. 2
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4025   Albert Ayler - Slugs' Saloon

Sun Ra And His Arkestra

Ali Hassan, Teddy Nance (trombone) Carl Nimrod (Sun horn, gong) Robert Cummings (bass clarinet) Marshall Allen (alto sax, oboe) John Gilmore (tenor sax) Pat Patrick (baritone sax) Sun Ra (piano, Clavioline) Ronnie Boykins (bass, tuba) Clifford Jarvis (drums) James Jacson (log drums, flute)
New York State Colleges, NYC, early May, 1966
Dancing ShadowsESP-Disk' ESP 1045
Imagination-
Exotic Forest-
Sun Ra And His Band From Outer Space-
Shadow World-
Theme Of The Stargazers-
Outer Spaceways-
Next Stop Mars-
Second Stop Is JupiterESP-Disk' ESP 4024
Velvet-
Outer Nothingness-
We Travel The Spaceways-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1045, ESPCD 1045, ESP 4024   Sun Ra - Nothing Is...

Plastic Clock Radio

Plastic Clock Radio
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
Luci's Wedding, Part 1ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1111
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

Steve Weber

Steve Weber (guitar, vocals?)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
If I Had A Half A MindESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1111
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

Gerard Malanga / Ingrid Superstar

Gerard Malanga (poet) Ingrid Superstar (poet?)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
GossipESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Velvet Underground

Velvet Underground
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
NoiseESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Marion Brown Trio

Marion Brown (alto sax) Scotty Holt (bass) Ronald Shannon Jackson (drums)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
Jazz ImprovESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Allen Ginsberg / Peter Orlovsky

Allen Ginsberg, Peter Orlovsky (poet)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
MantrasESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Plastic Clock Radio

Plastic Clock Radio
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
Luci's Wedding, Part 2ESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Tuli Kupferberg / Viki Pollon With ...

Peter Rawson (guitar) Tuli Kupferberg, Viki Pollon (vocals)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
Love And AshesESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Ishmael Reed

Ishmael Reed (poet)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
The Free Lance Pall BearersESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol (prolific artist)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, August 6, 1966
SilenceESP-Disk' ESP 1034
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1034, ESPCD 1034   Various Artists - The East Village Other (EVO)

Sonny Simmons Quintet

Barbara Donald (trumpet -1,3,4) Sonny Simmons (alto sax) John Hicks (piano -1,3) Teddy Smith (bass) Marvin Pattillo (percussion -1,3,4)
NYC, August 30, 1966
1.MetamorphosisESP-Disk' ESP 1030
2.A Distant Voice-
3.City Of David-
4.Interplanetary Travelers-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1030, ESPCD 1030   Sonny Simmons - Staying On The Watch
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4012   Sonny Simmons - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

The Godz

Jay Dillon (autoharp) Jim McCarthy (guitar, plastic flute, harmonica, vocals) Larry Kessler (bass guitar, violin, vocals) Paul Thornton (drums, guitar, maracas, vocals)
NYC, September 28, 1966
White Cat HeatESP-Disk' ESP 1037
Turn On-
Na Na Naa-
Eleve-
1 + 1 = ?-
Lay In The SunESP-Disk' 4503, ESP 1037
SqueakESP-Disk' ESP 1037
Godz-
May You Never Be Alone-
I Want A Word With YouESP-Disk' 4503
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1037, ESPCD 1037   Contact High With The Godz
* ESP-Disk' 4503   The Godz - Lay In The Sun / I Want A Word With You

Steve Lacy Quartet

Enrico Rava (trumpet) Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Johnny Dyani (bass) Louis T. Moholo (drums)
"Institute Di Tella", Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 8, 1966
ForestESP-Disk' ESP 1060
Zoo-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1060, ESPCD 1060; Fontana (E) SFJL 932   Steve Lacy - The Forest And The Zoo

Noah Howard Sextet

Rick Colbeck (trumpet) Noah Howard (alto sax, bells) Dave Burrell (piano) Catherine Norris (cello) Norris Jones as Sirone (bass)
"Judson Hall", NYC, October 19, 1966
This Place Called EarthESP-Disk' ESP 1064
Homage To Coltrane-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1064, ESPCD 1064   Noah Howard At Judson Hall

Marion Brown Quartet

Marion Brown (alto sax) Stanley Cowell (piano) Norris "Sirone" Jones (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
NYC, October 23, 1966
La SorrellaESP-Disk' ESP 1040
Fortunato-
Why Not-
Homecoming-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1040, ESPCD 1040   Marion Brown - Why Not

Randy Burns And The Sky Dog Band

Randy Burns (guitar) Emery Fletcher (12-string guitar)
October, 1966
All You've Done For MeESP-Disk' ESP 1039
Thirsty Boots-
I Like To Sleep Late In The Morning-
Thoughts Of Spring-
Coming Of The Roads-
Civil War Medley-
No Change In Me-
Farewell From A Rambler-
Sour Grapes-
Time Of Parting-
That's The Way It's Happened All The Time-
Mr. War-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1039, ESPCD 1039   Randy Burns - Of Love And War

Karl Berger Quartet

Carlos Ward (alto sax -1/3,5/7) Karl Berger (vibes) Henry Grimes (bass) Ed Blackwell (drums)
NYC, December 8, 1966
1.ScalesESP-Disk' ESP 1041
2.Turnaround-
3.Steps-
4.Blue Early Bird-
5.Like That-
6.Greenbird-
7.From Now On-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1041   Karl Berger - From Now On

Marzette Watts And Company

Clifford Thornton (trombone, cornet) Marzette Watts (bass clarinet, tenor, soprano sax) Byard Lancaster (alto sax, flute, bass clarinet) Karl Berger (vibes) Sonny Sharrock (guitar) Henry Grimes (bass) Juney Booth (bass -1) J.C. Moses (drums)
NYC, December 8, 1966
1.Backdrop For Urban RevolutionESP-Disk' ESP 1044
2.Ia-
3.Geno-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1044, ESPCD 1044   Marzette Watts And Company

Gunter Hampel Group

Willem Breuker (soprano sax, bass clarinet, tenor, alto, baritone sax, clarinet) Gunter Hampel (vibes, bass clarinet, flute) Piet Veening (bass) Pierre Courbois (percussion)
Baarn, Netherlands, December 21, 1966
Assemblage: Dissociation / Consolation / Renunciation / Modul / Esotheric / Epiphany / TurbulenceESP-Disk' ESP 1042
Heroicredolphysiognomystery-
Make Love Not War To Everybody-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1042, ESPCD 1042   Gunter Hampel Group - Music From Europe

Sonny Simmons Quintet +

Barbara Donald (trumpet) Sonny Simmons (alto sax) Burt Wilson (tenor sax -4) Michael Cohen (piano) Juney Booth (bass) Jim Zitro (drums)
NYC, December, 1966
1.ResolutionsESP-Disk' ESP 1043
2.Zarak's Symphony-
3.Balladia-
4.Dolphy's Days-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1043, ESPCD 1043   Sonny Simmons - Music From The Spheres
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4012   Sonny Simmons - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

The Coach With The Six Insides (Soundtrack)

Anita Dangler, Van Dexter, Leonard Frey, Sheila Roy (actor) Peter Berry, Genji Ito (performer) Jean Erdman (director, choreographer, actor) Teiji Ito (composer, performer)
1966
The Coach With The Six InsidesESP-Disk' ESP 1019
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1019, ESPCD 1019   A Musical Play By Jean Erdman - The Coach With The Six Insides

Peter Lemer Quintet

Nisar Ahmad Khan (tenor sax) John Surman (baritone, soprano sax) Peter Lemer (piano) Tony Reeves (bass) Jon Hiseman (drums)
London, England, 1966
IctusESP-Disk' ESP 1057
City-
Frowville-
In The Out-
Carmen-
Enahenado-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1057, ESPCD 1057   Peter Lemer - Local Colour

The Fugs

Lee Crabtree (organ, flute, piano, celeste, bells) Pete Kearney, Vinny Leary (guitar, vocals) John Anderson (bass guitar, vocals) Ken Weaver (drums, vocals) Betsy Klein, Tuli Kupferberg, Ed Sanders (vocals) Dan Kortchmar (guitar) Charlie Larkey (bass) Robert Banks (organ, piano) Alan Jacobs (guitar, sitar, vocals, bells, vibes) Eric Gale (guitar) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) Ken Pine (guitar)
between 1966 & 1967
FrenzyESP-Disk' 4507, ESP 1028
I Want To Know-
Skin FlowersESP-Disk' ESP 1028
Group Grope-
Coming Down-
Dirty Old Man-
Kill For PeaceESP-Disk' 4508, ESP 1028
Morning, Morning-
Doin' All RightESP-Disk' ESP 1028
Virgin Forest-
I Want To KnowFantasy F-9669, FCD-9669-2
Mutant Stomp-
Carpe Diem-
Wide, Wide River-
Nameless Voices Crying For Kindness-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1028   The Fugs
= Fantasy F-9669, FCD-9669-2   Second Album... With Additional Live And Studio Tracks From The Early Fugs
* ESP-Disk' 4507   The Fugs - Frenzy / I Want To Know
* ESP-Disk' 4508   The Fugs - Kill For Peace / Morning, Morning

The Fugs

Peter Stampfel (guitar, fiddle, harmonica, vocals) Vinny Leary, Steve Weber (guitar, vocals) John Anderson (bass guitar, vocals) Ken Weaver (drums, vocals) Tuli Kupferberg, Ed Sanders (tambourine, maracas, vocals)
released 1966
We're The FugsESP-Disk' ESP 1038
New Amphetamine Shriek-
Saran Wrap-
The Ten Commandments By God-
Hallucination Horros-
I Command The House Of The Devil-
CIA Man-
Coca Cola Douche-
My Bed Is Getting Crowded-
Caca Rocka-
I Saw The Best Minds Of My Generation Rot-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1038, ESPCD 1038   Virgin Fugs

1967

Charles Tyler Quartet

Charles Tyler (alto sax) David Baker (cello) Kent Brinkley, Brent McKesson (bass)
Feature Sound Studios, Indianapolis, IN, January 2, 1967
Cha-Lacy's Out EastESP-Disk' ESP 1059
Man Alone-
Le-Roi-
Eastern-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1059, ESPCD 1059   Charles Tyler - Eastern Man Alone

Alan Sondheim Group

Robert Poholek (cornet, trumpet) Alan Sondheim (xylophone, alto sax, sona, classical guitar, electric guitar, Hawaiian guitar, English horn, bansuri, koto, clarinet, closuling) Chris Mattheson (bass) J.P. (drums) Barry Sugarman (tabla, bongos) Ruth Ann Hutchinson (vocals)
Providence, RI, January, 1967
770ESP-Disk' ESP 1048
771-
772-
June-
774-
775-
776-
777-
778-
779-
780-
781-
782-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1048, ESPCD 1048   Alan Sondheim - Ritual-All-7-70

Gato Barbieri Quartet

Gato Barbieri (tenor sax) Calo Scott (cello) Sirone (bass) Robert "Bobby" Kapp (drums)
NYC, March 15, 1967
In Search Of The MysteryESP-Disk' ESP 1049
Michelle-
Obsession, No. 2-
Cinemateque-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1049, ESPCD 1049   Gato Barbieri - In Search Of The Mystery

James Zitro Sextet

Warren Gale (trumpet) Allan Praskin (alto sax) Bert Wilson (tenor sax) Michael Cohen (piano) Bruce Gale (bass) James Zitro (drums)
RLA Sound Studios, NYC, April 13, 1967
FreekenESP-Disk' ESP 1052
Happy Pretty-
Fourth-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1052, ESPCD 1052   James Zitro

SHQ (Karel Velebny Quintet)

Jiri Stivin (alto sax, flute, recorder) Karel Velebney (tenor sax, bass clarinet, vibes) Ludek Svabensky (piano) Karel Vejvoda (bass) Josef Vejvoda (drums)
NYC, April, 1967
The Uhu Sleeps Only Durring The DayESP-Disk' ESP 1080
Joachim Is Our Friend-
Beetles On The Head-
Waldi On The Castle Steps-
Andulko Safarova-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1080, ESPCD 1080   Karel Velebney - SHQ

Pearls Before Swine

Roger Crissinger (organ, harpsichord, Clavioline) Wayne Harley (autoharp, banjo, mandolin, vibes, oscillator, harmony vocals) Tom Rapp (guitar, vocals) Lane Lederer (bass guitar, English horn, horn, sarangui, celeste, finger cymbals, vocals) Warren Smith (drums, percussion) Swine Chorus (harmony vocal group)
Impact Sound Studios, NYC, May 6-9, 1967
Another TimeESP-Disk' ESP 1054
Playmate-
Ballad To An Amber Lady-
(Oh Dear) Miss Morse-
Drop Out!ESP-Disk' 4554/55, ESP 1054
Morning Song-
Regions Of MayESP-Disk' ESP 1054
Uncle JohnESP-Disk' ESP 1054, ESPCD 1111
I Shall Not CareESP-Disk' ESP 1054
The Surrealist Waltz-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1054, ESPCD 1054   Pearls Before Swine - One Nation Underground
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4003   Pearls Before Swine - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots
* ESP-Disk' 4554/55   Pearls Before Swine - Drop Out / Morning Song

Frank Wright Quintet

Jacques Coursil (trumpet) Arthur Jones (alto sax) Frank Wright (tenor sax) Steve Tintweiss (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums)
NYC, May, 1967
The LadyESP-Disk' ESP 1053
Train Stop-
No End-
Fire Of Spirits-
Your Prayer-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1053, ESPCD 1053   Frank Wright - Your Prayer
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4007   Frank Wright - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

Jacques Coursil Unit

Jacques Coursil (trumpet) Marion Brown (alto sax) Scotty Holt (bass) Eddie Marshall (drums)
NYC, May, 1967
unknown titlesESP-Disk' ESP 1062
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1062   Jacques Coursil Unit (not released)

Steve Lacy Trio

Steve Lacy (soprano sax) Richard Teitelbaum (synthesizer) Irene Aebi (cello)
probably NYC, June, 1967
"Chinese Food": unknown titlesESP-Disk' unissued

The New York Electric String Ensemble

Lewis Bottomly, Peter Smith (guitar) Jonathan Talbot (bass)
Regent Sound Studios, NYC, July 24 & 25, 1967
MORLEY: SpringtimeESP-Disk' ESP 1063
MORLEY: Aria I-
MORLEY: Aria II-
BACH: Fugue No. 2 From "The Well Tempered Clavier"-
PURCELL: Minuet From "First Harpsichord Suite"-
TELEMANN: Sarabande From "Eine Kleine Suite Der Tafelmusik"-
TELEMANN: Minuet From "Eine Kleine Suite Der Tafelmusik"-
BACH: Minuet From "Notenbuchlein Fur Anna-Magdalena Bach"-
BACH: Minuet Trio From "Klavierbuchlein Fur Friedemann Bach"-
BACH: Polonaise From "Notenbuchlein Fur Anna-Magdalena Bach"-
BACH: Gavotte From "Third English Suite"-
BACH: Bouree From "Klavierbuchlein Fur Friedemann Bach"-
CORELLI: Sonata In A Major Op. 4 No. 3 Largo-
CORELLI: Sonata In A Major Op. 4 No. 3 Allegro-
CORELLI: Sonata In A Major Op. 4 No. 3 Largo-
CORELLI: Sonata In A Major Op. 4 No. 3 Allegro-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1063, ESPCD 1063   The New York Electric String Ensemble

Jerry Moore Quintet

Eric Gale (guitar) Jerry Moore (guitar, vocals) Bill Salter (bass) Warren Smith (drums) Ralph MacDonald (congas)
Impact Sound Studios, NYC, August, 1967
Ballad Of BirminghamESP-Disk' 4561, ESP 1061
Winds Of Change-
Let Go, Reach OutESP-Disk' ESP 1061, ESP 1081, ESPCD 1111
Life Is A Constant Journey HomeESP-Disk' ESP 1061
Drugged-
Anti Bellum Sermon-
This Is My Time-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1061   Jerry Moore - Life Is A Constant Journey Home
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1061   Jerry Moore - Ballad Of Birmingham
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots
* ESP-Disk' 4561   Jerry Moore - Ballad Of Birmingham / Winds Of Change

Charles Manson And The Family

Charles Manson (guitar, vocals) Phil Kaufman (producer)
September 11, 1967
Look At Your Game, GirlESP-Disk' ESP 2003
Ego-
Mechanical Man-
People Say I'm No Good-
Home Is Where You're Happy-
Arkansas-
I'll Never Say Never To Always-
Garbage Dump-
Don't Do Anything Illegal-
Sick City-
Cease To Exist-
Big Iron Door-
I Once Knew A Man-
Eyes Of A Dreamer-
Devil ManESP-Disk' ESPCD 2003
The More You Love-
Two Pair Of Shoes-
Maiden With Green Eyes (Remember Me)-
Swamp Girl-
Bet You Think I Care-
Look At Your Game, Girl (alternate take)-
Interview-
Who To Blame-
True Love You Will Find-
My World-
Invisible Tears-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2003   13 Songs Composed And Performed By Charles Manson With Vocal And Instrumental Accompaniment By The Family - Lie - The Love And Terror Cult
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 2003   Charles Manson And The Family Sing 13 Songs - Lie - The Love And Terror Cult
= Awareness A 2144   Charles Manson - Look At Your Game, Girl

The Holy Modal Rounders

Peter Stampfel (electric fiddle, vocals) Lee Crabtree (piano, organ) Steve Weber (guitar, vocals) Sam Shephard (drums) Antonia, Barbara, Wendy (vocals)
NYC, 1967
Jimmy And Crash Survey The UniverseESP-Disk' ESP 1068
Indian War Whoop-
Sweet Apple CiderESP-Disk' ESP 1068, ESPCD 1111
Soldier's JoyESP-Disk' ESP 1068
Cocaine Blues-
Sky Divers-
The Second-Hand Watch-
Radar Blues-
The I.W.W. Song-
Football Blues-
Bay Rum Blues-
(What's Your Story,) Morning Glory-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1068, ESPCD 1068   The Holy Modal Rounders - Indian War Whoop
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out (Soundtrack)

Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzer, Rosemary Woodruff
1967
Turn On, Tune In, Drop OutESP-Disk' ESP 1027
The Turn On-
The Tune In-
The Beginning Of The Voyage (Heart Chakra)-
Root Chakra-
All Girls Are Yours-
Freak-Out / Freak-Out (continued)-
Genetic Memory-
Re-Entry (Nirvana)-
Epilogue (Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out)-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1027   Timothy Leary - Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out

The Godz

Jay Dillon (organ, piano, autoharp) Jim McCarthy (guitar, vocals) Larry Kessler (bass guitar, viola, vocals) Paul Thornton (drums, vocals)
NYC, 1967
Radar EyesESP-Disk' ESP 1047
Riffin'-
Where-
New Song-
Squeak-
Soon The Moon-
Crusade-
You Won't See Me-
Travelin' SalesmanESP-Disk' 4547/48, ESP 1047
Permanent Green LightESP-Disk' ESP 1047
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1047, ESPCD 1047   Godz 2
* ESP-Disk' 4547/48   The Godz - Whiffenspoof Song / Travelin' Salesman

Bruce Mackay

Bob Sanderson (flute, bass, clarinet) Richard Tyler (electric harpsichord, organ) Tanya Mackay (melodica, vocals) Lee Crabtree (organ, piano) Cyril Castor (lead guitar, piano, organ) Bruce Mackay (rhythm 12-string guitar) Chuck Raney, Peter Schubert (bass) Warren Smith (drums)
1967
In The Misty Eyed Shores Of MorningORO ORO 1
Geneva Brown-
The Half-Masted Schooner-
The Girl Of Stone-
This Song About The Railroad ShackORO 45-1, ORO 1
Feet Of ClayORO 45-1, ORO 1; ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111
* ORO ORO 1   Bruce Mackay
= ESP-Disk' ESP 1069, ESPCD 1069   Bruce Mackay - Midnight Minstrel
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots
* ORO 45-1   Bruce Mackay - Feet Of Clay / This Song About The Railroad Shack

Pearls Before Swine

Joe Farrell (flute, English horn) Lee Crabtree (piano, organ, flute) Jim Bohannon (organ, piano, Clavinet, marimba) Wayne Harley (banjo, harmony vocals) Al Schackman (guitar) Tom Rapp (guitar, vocals, noise breathing) Bill Salter (bass) Lane Lederer (bass guitar, horn, vocals)
Impact Sound Studios, NYC, 1967
Trumpeter Landfrey...ESP-Disk' ESP 1075
Translucent Carriages-
Images Of AprilESP-Disk' 4575, 4576, ESP 1075
There Was A ManESP-Disk' 4575, ESP 1075
I Saw The WorldESP-Disk' 4576, ESP 1075, ESP 1081
Guardian AngelsESP-Disk' ESP 1075
Suzanne-
Lepers And Roses-
Florence Nightingale-
Ring Thing-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1075, ESPCD 1075   Pearls Before Swine - Balaklava
= ESP-Disk' ESP 4003   Pearls Before Swine - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' 4575   Pearls Before Swine - Images Of April / There Was A Man
* ESP-Disk' 4576   Pearls Before Swine - I Saw The World / Images Of April

No Deposit, No Return (Soundtrack)

Tuli Kupferberg (vocals)
1967 or 1964???
PubolESP-Disk' ESP 1035
Social Studies-
The Hidden Dissuaders-
Lifetime Guarantee-
The Art Scene-
Want Ads 1-
Purina-
Lanoflo-
The Hyperemiator-
The Sap Glove-
The Bunny Mother-
Auto-Da-Fe-
Fields Matrimonial Service-
Want Ads 2-
Howard Johnson's Army-
No Deposit, No Return-
Whore Of BabylonShimmy Disc SHY 5020
Archtypical Poem Of The Chinese Aristocracy-
Evolution-
I'm Gonna Kill Myself Over Your Dead Body-
Mourn Not The Dead-
Swami-
The New Internationale-
Vanity Fair-
Morning, Morning-
The CIA Was Eating Beans-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1035; Shimmy Disc SHY 5020   Tuli Kupferberg - No Deposit, No Return

Seventh Sons

Frank Evatoff (flute) Buzz Linhart (guitar, vibes, vocals) James Rock (electric bass, vocals) Serge Katzen (percussion, vocals)
mid 1960s???
Raga (4: A.M. At Frank's)ESP-Disk' ESP 1078
Raga (excerpt)ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1078   Seventh Sons - 4 - A.M. At Frank's
= ESP-Disk' ESP 1078 (alt.), ESPCD 1078   Seventh Sons - Raga
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

1968 (5th anniversary)

Randy Burns And The Sky Dog Band

Matt Kastner (organ, piano) Randy Burns (guitar) Bruce Samuels (bass, flute) John O'Leary (percussion)
spring 1968
Evening MagicianESP-Disk' ESP 1089
Echoes Of Mary's Song-
Ron's Song-
You've Got All Of Love Standing At Your Door-
Susan Your Mind's Got Wings-
Girl From England-
Rainy Day Children-
Lady Rain Again-
Springtime Song-
When Daylight Comes In EverythingESP-Disk' ESP 1089, ESP 1081
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1089, ESPCD 1089   Randy Burns - Evening Of The Magician
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP

Lou Killen

Lou Killen
NYC, May 22, 1968
Row Billy RowESP-Disk' ESP 1085
Good AleESP-Disk' ESP 1085, ESP 1081
Pleasant And DelightfulESP-Disk' ESP 1085
Lord Franklin-
Sheffield Apprentice-
Shoals Of Herring-
Bold Jack Donehue-
Bold Jack Donehue Story-
Week Before Easter-
The Blacksmith-
The Blind Cow Caught Fire-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1085   Lou Killen - Sea Chanteys
= ESP-Disk' ESP 1085 (alt.)   Lou Killen - Folk Songs
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1085   Lou Killen - Good Ale
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP

Nedly Elstak Trio

Nedly Elstak (trumpet, piano consuelo) Maarten Van Regteren Altena (bass) Martin Van Duynhoven (drums) Sofie Van Lier (voice, maracas)
Nederhorst Den Berg, May, 1968
The MachineESP-Disk' ESP 1076
Shades-
5 Machine Songs-
Love You So-
The Principle-
Hypocrisy-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1076, ESPCD 1076   Nedly Elstak - The Machine

Alan Sondheim Group

Paul Phillips (trumpet) Gregert Johnson (flute, piccolo, Moog) John Emigh (tenor sax -2,4) June Sondeim (piano, voice) Alan Sondheim (Co-ordination Moog, prepared piano, trombone, jaltarang, Hawaiian guitar, dilruba, classical guitar, soprano sax, bass recorder, marimba, melodeons) Joel Zabor (drums, tabla, Moog)
NYC?, May, 1968
1.BeautifulESP-Disk' ESP 1082
2.Varje-
3.Messier-
4.Rock-
5.Day's Eye-
6.Bludgeon-
7.Think Synk-
8.For Planck-
9.Breath-
10.Slang-
11.Steven Crain-
12.T'Other Little Tune-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1082, ESPCD 1082   Alan Sondheim - T'Other Little Tune

Free Music Quintet

Boy Raaymakers (trumpet, bugle, percussion) Peter Van Der Locht (soprano, tenor sax, piccolo, percussion) Erwin Somer (violin, vibes, percussion) Ferdinand Rikkers (bass, percussion) Pierre Courbois (percussion, leader)
Weslum, June 24 & 25, 1968
Free Music, No. 1ESP-Disk' ESP 1083
Free Music, No. 2-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1083, ESPCD 1083   Free Music Quintet - Free Music 1 And 2

Ed Askew

Ed Askew (vocals, tiple)
August, 1968
Fancy ThatESP-Disk' ESP 1092
Peter And David-
Marigolds-
Mr. Dream-
Red Woman-Letter To England-
The Garden-
May Blossoms Be Praised-
9-Song-
Love Is EveryoneESP-Disk' ESP 1092, ESPCD 1111
Ask The UnicornESP-Disk' ESP 1092, ESP 1081
The Accordion ManESP-Disk' ESPCD 1092
Green Song-
A Soldier's Song-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1092, ESPCD 1092   Ed Askew - Ask The Unicorn
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

The Levitts

Bob Leeman (piano, arranger) Onno Scholtze (sound effects) Evaline Steinbock (cello) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Chick Corea, Sean Levitt (bells) Minou Levitt, Stella Levitt, Teresa Levitt (vocals)
fall 1968
The Saints Of My City Are ChildrenESP-Disk' ESP 1095, ESP 1081
Pete Yellin (alto sax) Ronnie Cuber (baritone sax) Chick Corea (piano, cowbell) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Stella Levitt (vocals)
Notes So HighESP-Disk' ESP 1095
Eddie Shu (harmonica) Bob Leeman (piano) Sean Levitt (guitar) Ted Kotick (electric bass) Al Levitt (drums) George Levitt (tambourine) Michele Levitt (lead vocals) Minou Levitt, Stella Levitt, Teresa Levitt (vocals)
Fun City-
Bob Leeman (piano) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Stella Levitt (vocals)
Then Was Then-
Pete Yellin (flute) Chick Corea (piano) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Stella Levitt (vocals)
Springtime (Primavera)-
Eddie Shu (harmonica) Bob Leeman (organ) Sean Levitt (lead guitar) Larry Provost (rhythm guitar) Al Levitt (drums) Michele Levitt (vocals)
Candy-
Teresa Levitt (piano, vocals)
Once I Had A Little Duck-
Lou Orenstein as Lou Ornsteen (flute) Chick Corea (piano) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Larry Provost (bells) Robin Levitt (announcement) Michele Levitt, Stella Levitt (vocals) George Levitt (recitation)
Departed Hymn-
Pete Yellin (flute) Chick Corea (piano) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Stella Levitt (vocals)
O Amor Em Paz-
Bob Leeman (piano, arranger) Evaline Steinbock (cello) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Chick Corea (cowbell) Don Heller as Don Hellar, Stella Levitt (vocals)
Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most-
Ronnie Cuber (baritone sax) Chick Corea (piano) Ted Kotick (bass) Al Levitt (drums) Minou Levitt, Stella Levitt, Teresa Levitt (vocals)
We're All Through (Theme Song)-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1095, ESPCD 1095   We Are The Levitts
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP

Alan Silva Group

Becky Friend (flute) Alan Silva (violin, piano, cello) Karl Berger (vibes) Dave Burrell (piano) Mike Ephron (piano, organ) Laurence Cook (drums, rattles) Barry Altschul (light percussion)
NYC, November, 1968
SkillfulnessesESP-Disk' ESP 1091
Solestrial Communications Number One-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1091, ESPCD 1091   Alan Silva - Skillfulnesses

Erica Pomerance

Tom Moore (flute) Trevor Koehler (alto sax) Gail Pollard (sitar, chant, flute) Ronn Price (guitar) Lanny Brooks (bass) Craig Justin (percussion) Erica Pomerance (vocals, rhythm guitar, hand drums) and others
December, 1968
You Used To ThinkESP-Disk' ESP 1099, ESPCD 1111
The Slippery MorningESP-Disk' ESP 1099
We Came Via-
The French Revolution-
Julius-
Burn Baby Burn-
Koanisphere-
Anything Goes-
To Leonard, From HospitalESP-Disk' ESP 1099, ESP 1081
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1099, ESPCD 1099   Erica Pomerance - You Used To Think
= ESP-Disk' ESP 1099 (alt.)   Erica Pomerance - Surreal
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

Octopus

Tom Miller (tenor sax, vocals) Trevor Koehler (baritone sax) Dion Grody (guitar, piano, organ, vocals) Lanny Brooks (bass guitar, vocals) Craig Justin (drums, percussion) Onno Scholtze (vocals)
December, 1968 & January, 1969
DedicationESP-Disk' ESP 2000
Harold Knows (Better Than You)ESP-Disk' ESP 2000, ESP 1081
Sleepy BluesESP-Disk' ESP 2000
The War-
I Think It's Understood-
U.S. BluesESP-Disk' ESP 2000, ESPCD 1111
Fruk JuiceESP-Disk' ESP 2000
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2000   Octopus
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 2000   Octopus - Rock-New Music Fusion
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

All That The Name Implies

Allan Bree (guitar, vocals, harmonica) Nick Feva (12-string guitar, vocals) Emile Latimor (congas) Roy Jiminez, Melinda Parkes, Marlene Ryan (vocals)
1968
All That The Name ImpliesORO ORO 4
Your Day-
(rest unknown titles)-
Black TuesdayORO 45-2
So Am I-
August PineORO 45-3
Liar-
* ORO ORO 4; ESP-Disk' ESP 1070   All That The Name Implies - Side 1 (Play The Other Side First)
* ORO 45-2   All That The Name Implies - Black Tuesday / So Am I
* ORO 45-3   All That The Name Implies - August Pine / Liar

The Godz / The Multitude / The Dogz

The Dogz: Ray Rouch, Herb Abramson, Morty Kalb, Paul Thornton, Larry Kessler, Jim McCarthy, The Godz: Paul Thornton, Larry Kessler, Jim McCarthy, The Multitude: Mike Berardi, Joan Berardi, Marty Topp, Krishner, Howie Levy, Howie's Cousin, Phreee, Linwood Dixon, Carol Miller, Nick, Mark Whitecage, Pudgy, Ramona McCarthy, Paul Thornton, Larry Kessler, Jim McCarthy
A-1 Sound Studios, NYC, 1968
Ruby RedESP-Disk' ESP 1077
Eeh Ooh-
Down By The River-
First Multitude-
A B C-
Walking Guitar Blues-
Neet Street-
Womban-
K L M-
In My ShadowESP-Disk' ESPCD 1077
Like A SparrowESP-Disk' ESP 1077
Quack (I'm A Quack)-
The MindESP-Disk' ESPCD 1077
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1077, ESPCD 1077   The Godz - The Third Testament

1969

Reform Art Unit

Sepp Mitterbauer (trumpet, piano) Muhammad Malli (alto flute, percussion) Fritz Novotny (soprano sax, flute, percussion) Toni Michlmayr (bass)
Vienna, Austria, April 25, 1969
On The Other SideESP-Disk' unissued
Railway East-
Last Room-
Compound-

MIJ

Jim Holmberg (guitar, vocals)
NYC?, 1969
Two StarsESP-Disk' ESP 1098, ESP 1081
Grok! (Martian Love Call)ESP-Disk' ESP 1098, ESPCD 1111
Romeo And JulietESP-Disk' ESP 1098
Little Boy-
Lookin' Out Today-
Door Keys-
Planet Of Flower-
Never Be Free-
Look Into The (K)Night-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1098, ESPCD 1098   MIJ - Yodeling Astrologer
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

Cromagnon

Brian Elliot, Austin Grasmere (lead vocals, miscellaneous instruments) The Connecticut Tribe (backing vocal group)
A-1 Sound Studios, NYC, 1969
CaledoniaESP-Disk' ESP 2001, ESP 1081, ESPCD 1111
Ritual Feast Of The LibidoESP-Disk' ESP 2001
Organic Sundown-
Fantasy-
Crow Of The Black Tree-
Genitalia-
Toth, Scribe I-
First World Of Bronze-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2001   Cromagnon - Orgasm
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 2001   Cromagnon - Cave Rock
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

The Har-You Percussion Group

Joffre Marchand, Stafford Osborne (trumpet) Allen Ray (flute) Nelson Sanamiago (alto sax) David "Mousie" Edmead (piano) Nick Kirksey (piano, vocals) Dennis Taitt (guitar) John Moody (electric bass) Andrei Strobert (drums) Sam Turner (congas, timbales) Myles Matthews (bongos, timbales) Antonio Santa Cruz (cowbell, vocals) Montego Joe (producer)
released between 1969 & 1970
Feed Me GoodORO ORO 5; ESP-Disk' ESP 1081
Barrets BagORO ORO 5
Ngoma-
Oua-Train-
Welcome To The Party-
Santa Cruz-
Tico-
* ORO ORO 5   The Har-You Percussion Group
= ESP-Disk' ESP 1067, ESPCD 1067   The Har-You Percussion Group - Sounds Of Ghetto Youth
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP

1970

Reform Art Unit

Sepp Mitterbauer (trumpet, piano) Muhammad Malli (alto flute, percussion) Fritz Novotny (soprano sax, flute, percussion) Peter Wolf (piano, organ) Giselher Smekal (organ, piano) Toni Michlmayr (bass)
Vienna, Austria, January 13, 1970
Sun And StarsESP-Disk' unissued
Stone And Flower-
Compound-
Fish And Bird-
Back And Forth-
On The Other Side-

Albert Ayler Quartet

Mary Maria (soprano sax, vocals) Albert Ayler (tenor, soprano sax, museme, vocals) Steve Tintweiss (bass) Allen Blairman (drums)
live in Saint-Paul De Vence, France, July 25, 1970
Music Is The Healing Force Of The UniverseESP-Disk' ESP 4001
Birth Of Mirth-
Masonic Inborn-
Oh! Love Of Life-
Island Harvest-
Heart Love-
Ghosts-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4001   Albert Ayler - Live On The Riviera

Emerson's Old Timey Custard-Suckin' Band

Howard Lamden (autoharp, guitar, vocals) Neil Ricklen (mandolin, fiddle, guitar, vocals) Arnold Sell (5-string banjo, vocals) Alan Singer (guitar)
Silver Spring, MD, 1970
The Farm SongESP-Disk' ESP 2006
The Brand New Tennessee Waltz-
Daybreak Blues-
Sitting On Top Of The World-
This Lane Ends 1000 Feet-
Vestibule Billy-
Payday At Coal Creek-
You Don't Miss Your Water-
The Ballad Of Fawn And Paul Dog-
I Still Miss Someone-
Gettin' Up-
With Nothing To DoESP-Disk' ESP 2006, ESPCD 1111
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2006   Emerson's Old Timey Custard-Suckin' Band
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 2006   Old Timey Custard Suckin' Band
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

Paul Thornton / Leslie Fradkin / Bob Unger / The Godz

Randy Edelman (piano, vocals -1) Paul Thornton (acoustic guitar, lead vocals -2,3,5,8) Leslie Fradkin (12-string guitar, Mellotron, piano, organ, bass, drums, mandolin, lead vocals -1,4,6) Bob Unger (bass -7) Linda McCartney, Paul McCartney (bass, vocals -1) Richard Davis (upright bass -4) Dennis Seiwell (drums -1) Andrew Lloyd (drums, vocals -7) David Peel (lead vocals -7)
NYC, 1970, 1973 & 1974
1.God Bless CaliforniaESP-Disk' 45-63019, ESP 3019
2.M'LadyESP-Disk' ESP 3019
3.Jimi-
4.Christopher's Sorrow-
5.Walkin' Guitar Blues-
6.Oh Woman-
7.To Err Is Human-
8.SometimesESP-Disk' 45-63019, ESP 3019
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3019   Paul Thornton, Leslie Fradkin, Bob Unger - Thornton, Fradkin And Unger And The Big Band - Pass On This Side
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3019   Godz Bless California
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3019 (later)   Paul Thornton, Leslie Fradkin - Pass On This Side
* ESP-Disk' 45-63019   Thornton, Fradkin And Unger And The Big Band - God Bless California / Sometimes

Randy Burns And The Sky Dog Band

Bruce Samuels (flute, electric, acoustic guitar, piano) Andy "Dog" Merwin (lead guitar) Randy Burns (lead guitar, vocals) Matt Kastner (guitar, piano, celeste) John O'Leary, Bob Sheehan (drums) Bergert Roberts (cosmic tambourine, zulu drums) Carolyn Marx, A.J. Mulhern (backing vocals)
Marx Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1970
Sorrow's ChildrenESP-Disk' ESP 2007
Autumn On Your Mind-
Song For An Uncertain Lady-
Let Tomorrow Be-
Only Time Will Make You See-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2007, ESPCD 2007   Randy Burns - Songs For An Uncertain Lady

Randy Burns And The Sky Dog Band

Bruce Samuels (flute, electric, acoustic guitar, piano) Andy "Dog" Merwin (lead guitar) Randy Burns (lead guitar, vocals) Matt Kastner (guitar, piano, celeste) John O'Leary, Bob Sheehan (drums) Bergert Roberts (cosmic tambourine, zulu drums) Carolyn Marx, A.J. Mulhern (backing vocals): same personnel
Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, NYC, 1970
MaybelleneESP-Disk' ESP 2007
Lisa-
The One I Thought Was There-
Child For Now-
Waiting For An Old Friend Africa-
Deegen Street-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2007, ESPCD 2007   Randy Burns - Songs For An Uncertain Lady

Jayne County

Martin Ainscow, Paul Wainwright (guitar) Jayne County (voice) and others
released 1970
Night TimeESP-Disk' ESP 2002
Cream In My Jeans-
Paranoia ParadiseJungle Records; ESP-Disk' ESP 2002
Looking For A KissESP-Disk' ESP 2002
If You Don't Want To Fuck (as F*** Off)-
Johnny Gone To Heaven-
Private World-
BrainwashedJungle Records; ESP-Disk' ESP 2002
Take A Detour-
Party Till ArmageddonESP-Disk' ESP 2002
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2002, ESPCD 2002   Jayne County - Goddess Of Wet Dreams
* Jungle Records   Jayne/Wayne County - Betty Grable's Legs!

1972

Revolutionary Ensemble

Leroy Jenkins (violin, viola) Sirone (bass, cello) Jerome Cooper (percussion)
NYC, March, 1972
Vietnam 1ESP-Disk' ESP 3007
Vietnam 2-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3007, ESPCD 3007   Revolutionary Ensemble

Sweet Pie

Bill Maloney (harmonica) Sweet Pie (piano, vocals) and others
"Fat City", Wilmington, VT, April 10, 11 & 12, 1972
Me And My Piano, Willy And His HarpESP-Disk' ESP 2004
Vermont - A Lazy Man's Colorado-
Jasper And His Cow Story-
All Around The Clock-
Too Drunk To Ball-
Noseblow-
Ned Head-
Maneater-
Tribute To Annie Oakley, Dale Evans And Annette-
Kay-
Jump Boogie And Fade Blues-
This Bitter Earth-
The Local Lottery-
Red Neck BluesESP-Disk' ESP 2004, ESPCD 1111
Let's BoogieESP-Disk' ESP 2004
Five Long Years-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2004   Pleasure Pudding Sweet Pie Livid At Fat City
= ESP-Disk' ESP 2004 (later)   Sweet Pie - Honky Tonk Jive
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 2004   Sweet Pie - Pleasure Pudding
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

The Captain Matchbox Whoopee Band

Jim Conway (harmonica, kazoo, vocals) Jim Niven (piano, pedal organ) Mick Fleming (banjo, mandolin, guitar, vocals) Dave Hubbard (guitar) Peter Inglis (guitar, vocals) Peter Scott (tea chest bass) Mic Conway (washboard, ukulele, vocals)
Quadraphonic Sound Studios, Nashville, TN, probably recorded before November, 1972;
Quadraphonic Sound Studios, Nashville, TN, released 1973
I Can't Dance (I Got Ants In My Pants)ESP-Disk' ESP 3009
My Canary Has Circles Under His EyesESP-Disk' ESP 3010, ESP 3009
Nagasaki-
Sophisticated MamaESP-Disk' ESP 3009
Mobile Line-
France Blues-
Hotsy Totsy (Everything Is)-
Who Walks In When I Walk Out-
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter-
After You've Gone-
That Cat Is High-
Smoke Dreams Of You-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3009   The Captain Matchbox Whoopee Band - Smoke Dreams
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3010   The Captain Matchbox Whoopee Band - My Canary Has Circles Under His Eyes / Nagasaki

1973 (10th anniversary)

Frank Lowe Quintet

Joseph Jarman (soprano, alto sax) Frank Lowe (tenor sax) The Wizard (violin) William Parker (bass) Rashied Sinan (drums)
NYC, March, 1973
In Trane's NameESP-Disk' ESP 3013
Brother Joseph-
Thulani-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3013   Frank Lowe - Black Beings

Sun Ra And His Arkestra

Kwame Hadi (trumpet) Akh Tal Ebah (trumpet, flugelhorn, mellophone, vocals) Dick Griffin or Charles Stephens (trombone) James Jacson (bassoon, flute, Ancient Egyptian Infinity drums) Eloe Omoe (bass clarinet, percussion) Danny Davis (alto sax, flute, percussion) Marshall Allen (alto sax, oboe, flute, percussion) John Gilmore (tenor sax, percussion, vocals) Danny Ray Thompson (baritone sax, flute, percussion) Alzo Wright (violin, cello, drums) Sun Ra (synthesizer, organ, declamation) Ronnie Boykins (bass) Thomas "Bugs" Hunter (drums) Cheryl Banks, Judith Holton, June Tyson, Space Ethnic Voices, Ruth Wright (dance, vocals)
"Town Hall", NYC, December 22, 1973
Kohoutek IntroESP-Disk' ESPCD 3033
Astro Black-
Variations Of Kohoutek Themes (Discipline 27)-
Journey Through The Outer Darkness-
Enlightenment-
Unknown Kohoutek (Love In Outer Space)-
Discipline (15)-
Outer Space E.M. (Emergency): Life Is Spendid / Outer Space Employment Agency-
Space Is The Place-
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3033   Sun Ra - Concert For The Comet Kohoutek

The Godz

The Great Pahene (grand piano) Jay Dillon (electronic organ, vocals) Charles Cazalet, Bob Gallagher, U.E. Glass, Smokey Head, Jimmy Norwood (electric guitar) Jim McCarthy (electric, acoustic guitar, vocals) Robert Friedman, Bob Unger (electric bass) Larry Kessler (electric bass, acoustic, electric guitar, vocals) Leslie Fradkin (electric bass, electric guitar, harmonica) Billy Paine, Giovanni Rosario (drums) George Cameron (drums, harmonica) Paul Thornton (drums, acoustic, electric guitar, vocals)
A-1 Sound Studios, NYC, 1973
Whiffenspoof SongESP-Disk' 4547/48, ESP 2017, ESPCD 1111
Dirty WindowsESP-Disk' ESP 2017
Wisdom Of A Fool-
Weary Blues-
Jumpin' Jack Flash-
Women Of The World-
Take The Time-
Give A Damn-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2017, ESPCD 2017   The Godz - Godzundheit
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots
* ESP-Disk' 4547/48   The Godz - Whiffenspoof Song / Travelin' Salesman

Jim McCarthy / The Godz

Jonathan Thayer (oboe) George Cameron (harmonica) Julie Case (piano) Bob Claster (piano, organ) Bill Johnson, Bob Miles (organ) Steve Martin (acoustic guitar, harmony vocals) Jim McCarthy (rhythm acoustic guitar, harmonica, vocals) Bob Gallagher (electric guitar) Leslie Fradkin (bass) Tom Hayes (drums) Paul Thornton (maracas)
1973
Guide Me To Your LoveESP-Disk' ESP 3008
In The Search Of An Audience-
Word Of Honour-
We Love You-
Song For All Seasons-
Sickness Or Cure-
So Beautiful-
Girly Pearl-
Seething With Tears-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3008, ESPCD 3008 (later)   Jim McCarthy - Alien
= ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3008   The Godz - Alien

Tony Snell

Tony Snell (guitar, vocals, producer)
released 1973
FungusESP-Disk' ESP 3004, ESP 1072, ESP 1081
GypsomaniaESP-Disk' ESP 3004, ESP 1072, ESPCD 1111
The Lay Of The Last CrusaderESP-Disk' ESP 3004, ESP 1072
Chandler's Shop-
Ball At The Hall-
Eddystone Light (parody)-
Hired Knight's Day-
Senoreater Margarita-
Englishman Abroad-
Island In The Road (parody)-
San Francisco (parody)-
Frank And Johnny-
Gigolo-
U And Non U-
National Park For Diseases-
Puff The Tragic Faggot-
Brownie-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3004   Tony Snell - Medieval And Latter Day Lays
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1072, ESPCD 1072   Tony Snell - Englishman Abroad
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots

1974

The Sea Ensemble

Zusaan Kali Fasteau (cello, piano, drums, vocals, shakuhachi, nye) Donald Rafael Garrett (sheng, clarinet, bass, drums, shakuhachi, vocals)
January, 1974
Ride Tiger To MountainESP-Disk' ESP 3018
Wave Hands Like Clouds-
Snake Creeps Down-
Needle Of Sea Bottom-
Stork Cools Its Wings-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3018, ESPCD 3018   Music Of The Sea Ensemble - We Move Together

Frank Wright Quartet

Frank Wright (tenor sax) Bobby Few (piano) Alan Silva (bass) Muhammad Ali (drums)
"Moers Festival", Moers, West Germany, June 1, 1974
Unity, Part IESP-Disk' ESP 4028
Unity, Part II-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4028   Frank Wright - Unity

Helmut Nadolski Trio

Andrzej Nowak (organ) Czeslaw Niemen (synthesizer) Helmut Nadolski (bass) Olgierd Likaszewitz (recitation)
St. George's Church, Sopot, August 27, 1974
Meditation 1Veriton (Polish) SXV 786; ESP-Disk' ESP 3015
Meditation 2-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3015   Nadolski - New Music From Poland 1 (not released)
* Veriton (Polish) SXV 786   Helmut Nadolski Trio (no details)

1975

Ronnie Boykins Septet

Daoud Haroon (trombone) Joe Ferguson (soprano sax, flute, tenor sax) Monty Waters (alto, soprano sax) Jimmy Vass (alto, soprano sax, flute) Ronnie Boykins (bass, sousaphone) George Avaloz (congas) Art Lewis (percussion)
NYC, February, 1975
The Will Come, Is NowESP-Disk' ESP 3026
Starlight At The Wonder Inn-
Demon's Dance-
Dawn Is Evening, Afternoon-
Tipping On Heels-
The Third I-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3026, ESPCD 3026   Ronnie Boykins - The Will Come, Is Now

Bill Horwitz

E. Martin (trombone, trumpet) T. Negel (trombone, drums) Steve Hecker (French horn) G. Hicks (piano, violin, viola) B. Grant (acoustic guitar) M. Giacolone (acoustic guitar, guitar) Bill Horwitz (acoustic guitar, guitar, electric guitar, 6 & 12-string guitar, banjo, piano, bass, bass guitar, vocals) H. Guffee (Dobro) Tony Markellis (bass) R. Leab, Richard Steinberg (drums) Human Condition (clapping) B. Carron (vocals) Jerry Mitnick (backing vocals)
Shaggy Dog Studios, Stockbridge, MA, released 1975
ConsumptionESP-Disk' ESP 3020, ESPCD 1111
New American Guilt TripESP-Disk' 45302, ESP 3020
Father (as Workingman's Daughter)ESP-Disk' ESP 3020
Henry K.-
Sing Me-
My Father-
If I Had A Friend Like Rosemary WoodsESP-Disk' 45302, ESP 3020
Tocks IslandESP-Disk' ESP 3020
Broken Record-
Breakin' Up Is Hard To Do-
Candyman-
Sadness-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3020, ESPCD 3020   Bill Horwitz - Lies, Lies, Lies
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 1111   Various Artists - Boots 'N' Roots
* ESP-Disk' 45302   Bill Horwitz - New American Guilt Trip / If I Had A Friend Like Rosemary Woods

The Fugs

Lee Crabtree (keyboards, percussion, vocals) Peter Stampfel (banjo, guitar, harmonica, vocals) Vinny Leary, Steve Weber (guitar, vocals) John Anderson (bass guitar, vocals) Ken Weaver (drums, vocals) Tuli Kupferberg, Ed Sanders (percussion, vocals)
released 1975
Boobs A LotESP-Disk' ESP 2018
Romping Through The Swamp-
Defeated-
Crowley Waltz-
Fiddler A Dram-
Fishin' Blues-
New Amphetamine Shriek-
Jackoff Blues-
I Couldn't Get High-
Slum Goddess-
Caca Rocka-
CIA Man-
Kill For Peace-
Morning, Morning-
Virgin Forest Excerpt-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2018   The Fugs 4, Rounders Score

1976

Michael Gregory Jackson

Leo Smith (trumpet, soprano trumpet, flugelhorn, Indian flute -5,7) Oliver Lake (flute, soprano, alto sax, talking drum, cowbell) David Murray (tenor sax -1,2,4,5,7) Michael Gregory Jackson (acoustic guitar, vocals, electric guitar, electric mandolin, bamboo flute, timpani, marimba, percussion)
NYC, August 11, 1976;
Hartford, CT, August 14, 1976
1.ClarityBija MJ 1000
2.A View Of This Life-
3.Oliver Lake-
4.Ballad-
5.Clarity (4)-
6.Ab Bb 1-7-3 Deg-
7.Iomi-
* Bija MJ 1000; ESP-Disk' ESP 3028, ESPCD 3028   Michael Gregory Jackson - Clarity

Michael Gregory Jackson

Michael Gregory Jackson (acoustic guitar, vocals, electric guitar, electric mandolin, bamboo flute, timpani, marimba, percussion)
live in Los Angeles, CA, 1976
PrelueoiontiBija MJ 1000
* Bija MJ 1000; ESP-Disk' ESP 3028, ESPCD 3028   Michael Gregory Jackson - Clarity

Barry Titus

Barry Titus (piano, electric guitar, vocals) Bruce Pignataro (bass) Scott St. John (drums, backing vocals)
1976
Do Wappa DoESP-Disk' ESP 2005
Darlene-
Ice ManESP-Disk' ESP 2009
I Guess This Means Goodbye-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2005, ESPCD 2005   Barry Titus - Do Wappa Do
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2009, ESPCD 2009   Barry Titus - 42nd Street

1978 (15th anniversary)

Woodstock Workband

John Pratt (trumpet -6) Graham Blackburn, Colin Tihoon (sax -6) David Waldo (keyboards, trumpet -1/5,7,8) Jerry Moore (guitar, vocals) Robin Sturgeon (guitar, vocals -1/5,7,8) Gil Silva (guitar, vocals -6) Lincoln Schleifer (bass, vocals -1/5,7,8) Don Moore (bass, vocals -6) Pepi Pabon (drums -1/5,7,8) Chris Sigwald (drums -6) Naga Udcoff (percussion, congas, maracas -1/5,7,8)
Woodstock, NY, 1978
1.Armed And DangerousESP-Disk' ESP 2010
2.Aggravation 1-
3.War In The Forest-
4.Aggravation 2-
5.You Can Be A Rider-
6.I Got A Light-
7.Sharon-
8.Space Change, Mister-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2010, ESPCD 2010   Woodstock Workband - Armed And Dangerous

Joel Tobias

Jon Zan Grando (horn, flute, sopranino, alto sax) Baird Winham (piano) Joel Tobias (Fender Rhodes, piano, electric bass, electric, acoustic guitar, mandolin, percussion, vocals) Michael Gold (upright bass) Frank Miller (electric bass) Derek Moore (drums) Denny Doherty (backing vocals)
Bearsville, NY & The House Of Music, West Orange, NY, 1978-1979
God Is Watching AmericaESP-Disk' ESP 2008
It's No Secret-
The Last Time Around-
Sunshine And Laughter-
It's True-
Love Comes Back To You-
The One I Love-
Rush Of Love-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2008, ESPCD 2008   Joel Tobias - God Is Watching America

1979

The Don Moore Band

Gregg Arnold, Greg Minniefield (piano) Kenny Nemiroff, Larry Smith (organ, synthesizer, string) Michael Ruff (keyboards, vocals) Mike DeMicco (guitar) Marshall Shamsid-Deen (guitar, vocals) Don Moore (bass, vocals) George Leary, Dahaud Shaw (drums) Bill Curtis (congas) Jerry Moore, Chris Sigwald (vocals) Del Long, Gretchen Reed (backing vocals)
Woodstock, NY, 1979
Party Going On In WoodstockESP-Disk' ESP 2016
Rockin'-
"Funk" Did It-
Spider Woman-
Baby, Come Back Home-
Just Wanna Dance-
Island Of Love-
Kilimanjaro-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2016, ESPCD 2016   Don Moore - Party Going On In Woodstock

Marc Black

Don Davis (sax, backing vocals) Betty MacDonald (violin, backing vocals) Warren Bernhardt, Michael Ruff (keyboards) Shayne Fontaine (guitar) Marc Black (guitar, lead vocals, backing vocals) Rob Leon (bass) Jennifer Condos (bass, backing vocals) Mark Egan (electric bass) Gary Burke, Jack DeJohnette, Wells Kelly, Bishop O'Brien (drums) Peter Blum, Rick Rheder, Tony Rullo (lead vocals) Amy Fradden (lead vocals, backing vocals) Michael Esposito, Jerry Moore, Otis Smith (backing vocals)
1979
Markin ItESP-Disk' ESP 3011
Cushy Cushy Vibe-
Ding Ding Ding-
She's So Nice-
Eat That Food-
Fat Man-
No Moon Oh Moon Choir-
Spiritual Trip-
Satisfaction-
From You-
Ball Of Love-
Time Has Come-
Gas Line-
Omy-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3011, ESPCD 3011   Marc Black - Big Dong Dharma

1981

Jimi Lalumia And The Psychotic Frogs

Jimi Lalumia, Johnny Thunders (guitar, vocals) Peter Scarlata (bass) Jayne County, Donna Destri, Cherry Vanilla (vocals)
"Max's Kansas City", NYC, 1981
Wipe OutESP-Disk' ESPCD 2013
In The Crowd-
Palisades Park-
Spoken Intro-
Sex Bomb-
Spoken Intro-
Eleanor Rigby-
Fucked By The Devil-
Golden Boy-
Spoken Intro-
Eve Was Weak-
Spoken Intro-
Death To Disco-
Spoken Intro-
Twist And Shout Medley-
Boys-
Eleanor Rigby-
Fucked By The Devil-
Mangle Me-
You'll Never Walk Again-
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 2013   Jimi Lalumia And The Psychotic Frogs - Gr. Hits - Live At Max's Kansas City 1981

1983 (20th anniversary)

Harvey Sorgen - Steve Rust - Bob Windbiel Trio

Bob Windbiel (guitar) Steve Rust (bass) Harvey Sorgen (drums, percussion)
Bearsville, NY, November 5, 1983
Undefined And RealignedESP-Disk' ESP 3029
The Roads Must Roll-
Trilo X-
Trilo Why-
The Starfare's Gem-
Unstuck-
Object/Subject-
Augury-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 3029, ESPCD 3029   Harvey Sorgen, Steve Rust, Bob Windbiel - Outlet

1992 (29th anniversary)

Barry Titus

Barry Titus (piano, vocals) Ron Toth (electric, acoustic guitar) Ralibar Voos (bass guitar) Scott St. John (backing vocals)
Nevessa Production, Woodstock, NY, December 9, 10 & 11, 1992
The StreetESP-Disk' ESP 2005
Hawaii-
Wanda, The Wicked Witch-
Big Strong Man-
Blues On My Doorstep-
Wrong Treatment-
Nothing, Please-
Side Of The Road-
Injured Hitchhiker-
Ron Toth (guitar) Ralibar Voos (bass) Scott St. John (drums) Barry Titus (vocals)
42nd StreetESP-Disk' ESP 2009
Middle Of B'way-
Woman Cook-
The Truth-
Hatchet Face-
Miss Armstrong-
So Long-
Magic Gardens-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2005, ESPCD 2005   Barry Titus - Do Wappa Do
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2009, ESPCD 2009   Barry Titus - 42nd Street

2003 (40th anniversary)

Ellis Marsalis Solo

Ellis Marsalis (piano)
Kaufman Astoria Studios, Astoria, Queens, NY, May 29, 2003
Things That You Never WereESP-Disk' ESP 4000
A Moment Alone-
Haven's Paradise-
Homecoming-
After-
Tell Me-
Somehow-
Orchid Blue-
Happiness Is The Thing-
Chapter One-
When First We Met-
Zee Blues-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4000; ELM/ESP-Disk' ESP DVD-A 100   Ellis Marsalis - Ruminations In New York

Others

Slavonic Cappella Ensemble

Ludmilla Azova (soprano voice) Tamara Bering (alto voice) Alexis P. Fekula (conductor)
unknown location, date
The Great LitanyESP-Disk' ESP 1065
First Antiphon: "Bless My Soul, O Lord"-
Second Antiphon: "Praise The Lord, O My Soul"-
O Only Begotten Son-
The Beatitudes-
O Come Let Us Worship-
Trisagion-
Cherubimic Hymn-
The Nicene Creed-
The Anaphora (A Mercy Of Peace)-
Worthy In Truth (Hymn To The Theotokos)-
The Angel Cried (Hymn To The Theotokos)-
Litany Of Petitions-
The Lord's Prayer-
How Good It Is - Psalm 132(133)-
Blessed Is He That Cometh-
The Many Years-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1065, ESPCD 1065   Slavonic Cappella Ensemble - Music From The Orthodox Liturgy

Todd Kelley

Todd Kelley
unknown location, date
A Little BirdESP-Disk' ESP 1081
* ESP-Disk' ESP 1081   Various Artists - An Evening At Home With ESP

Les Visible

Middle John (guitar) Michael Madden (guitar, backing vocals) Franklin Stratos (bass, keyboards, backing vocals) Drum Drop Willie (drums) Les Visible (vocals, backing vocals, monologue) Elizabeth B., Chord, Laxmi Jet, Susie Q, Shilo, Mike Welch (backing vocals)
unknown location, date
1969ESP-Disk' ESP 2020
Too Old To Rock And Roll-
Bottoms Up-
Frogman-
Cactus Man-
Outrageous-
Speed Bumps-
Franklin Stratos (keyboards) Bud Clifton (guitar, strings, backing vocals) Michael Madden (bass, backing vocals) Drum Drop Willie (percussion) Les Visible (vocals) Tiana James, Therese McManus (backing vocals)
unknown location, date
Jews From Outer SpaceESP-Disk' ESP 2021
New Age Woman-
Herpes Of The Mind-
Alcohol-
Third World Bummer-
I'm Rich-
What Love Is...-
I Got A Feeling-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2020   Les Visible - Too Old To Rock And Roll
* ESP-Disk' ESP 2021   Les Visible - Jews From Outer Space

Frank Wright Interviews

Frank Wright (interviewee)
unknown location, date
Bernard Stollman Meets Frank WrightESP-Disk' ESP 4007
Recording-
The Voice Of Life-
Playing With Other Musicians-
Bernard Advises Frank On Europe-
Europe Vs. America, Part 1-
Europe Vs. America, Part 2-
Other Recordings, Books And More-
All Is Said-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4007   Frank Wright - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

Pharoah Sanders Interviews

Pharoah Sanders (interviewee)
unknown location, date
Bernard Stollman Meets Pharoah SandersESP-Disk' ESP 4008
Coming To New York-
Meeting Sun Ra-
Meeting John Coltrane-
Comments On Other Musicians-
Playing With Don Cherry-
The Scene-
Why The Music Changes-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4008   Pharoah Sanders - Pharoah's First Quintet

Sonny Simmons Interviews

Sonny Simmons (interviewee)
unknown location, date
Change From The 50's To The 60'sESP-Disk' ESP 4012
The Avant Garde-
Fear Of Exposing The Music-
Sonny On Barbara Donald I-
Barbara's Influences-
Staying On The Watch-
Sonny On Barbara Donald II-
The City Of David-
Metamorphosis-
Barbara On Her And Sonny's Children-
The College Circuit-
On Eric Dolphy I-
On Eric Dolphy II-
How They Treat Us-
The West Coast-
Musicians Need Work-
The Music Industry-
Learn Your Appliance-
The "New Music"-
Dennis Charles-
Barbara On Slug's Saloon-
Sonny's Contribution-
* ESP-Disk' ESP 4012   Sonny Simmons - The Complete ESP-Disk' Recordings

Broadcast Performances, Vol. 4 - TV Broadcasts

Jimmy Rowles (piano) Artie Shapiro (bass) Billie Holiday (vocals)
including studio rehearsal by Carnegie Hall concert, 1958?
Farewell To StoryvilleESP-Disk' ESPCD 3006
The Man I Love-
Lover Man-
God Bless The Child-
Billie's Blues-
What A Little Moonlight Can Do-
Just Foolin' Myself-
You Better Go Now-
Them There Eyes-
I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
I've Got It Bad And That Ain't Good (rehearsal)-
Talk About Early Career-
Just Friends-
Talk-
I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You-
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone-
Everything Happens To Me-
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone (cont)-
I Don't Want To Cry Anymore-
Prelude To A Kiss-
Jeepers Creepers-
Yiddishe Mama-
Riffs-
God Bless The Child-
* ESP-Disk' ESPCD 3006   Billie Holiday - Broadcast Performances, Vol. 4 - TV Broadcasts