Sonny Sharrock Catalog

1969 (age 29)

Sonny Sharrock - Black Woman  (Vortex LP 2014)

Dave Burrell, piano; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Norris Jones, bass; Milford Graves, drums; Linda Sharrock, voice; + Teddy Daniel, trumpet; Richard Pierce, bass.

Apostolic Recording Studios, NYC, May 16, 1969

17059Bialero
17061Blind Willie
17063Portrait Of Linda In Three Colors, All Black

Dave Burrell, piano; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Norris Jones, bass; Milford Graves, drums; Linda Sharrock, voice; + Gary Sharrock, bells #1.

A&R Studios, NYC, May 16, 1969

1. 17060Black Woman
2. 17062Peanut

1970 (age 30)

Sonny Sharrock - Monkey-Pockie-Boo  (BYG (F) 529.337)

Warren <<Sonny>> Sharrock, guitar, slide whistle, vocals; Beb Guerin, bass; Jacques Thollot, drums; Linda Sharrock, vocals.

Studio Saravah, Paris, France, June 22, 1970

27th Day
Soon
Monkey-Pockie-Boo

** also issued on Affinity (E) AFF 35 as "Monkey Pockie Boo".

1975

Sonny And Linda Sharrock - Paradise  (Atco SD 36-121)

Kenny Armstrong, piano, Fender Rhodes electric piano, Moog synthesizer, Clavinet, Chamberlin, Mellotron; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Dave Artis, bass guitar; Buddy Williams, drums, timpani; Sonny Bonillia, percussion; Linda Sharrock, voice.

A&R Studios, NYC, summer 1975

31086Apollo
31087End Of The Rainbow
31088Miss Doris
310891953 Blue Boogie Children
31090Peaceful
31091Gary's Step

1982 (age 42)

Sonny Sharrock Trio - Dance With Me Montana  (Marge (F) MARGE 20)

Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Kendall Buchanan, bass; Levender Cope, drums.

"Jazz Unite 4", Paris, France, March 29 & 30, 1982

Dance With Me Montana
74-75
Dick Dogs
Slow Drag
Marpasa Dawn/Song To Chester
She's Only Fourteen

** also issued on Marge (F) MARGE 20 (CD).

Sonny Sharrock Trio - Dance With Me Montana  (Marge (F) MARGE 20 (CD))

Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Kendall Buchanan, bass; Levender Cope, drums.: same session.

"Jazz Unite 4", Paris, France, March 29 & 30, 1982

Purple, Blue, Green And Yellow
74-75
Marpasa Dawn/Song To Chester
Slow Drag
Dance With Me Montana
Dicks Dogs

** reissue of Marge (F) MARGE 20 + 6 bonus tracks.

1986

Sonny Sharrock - Guitar  (Enemy EMY 102)

Sonny Sharrock, guitar.

RPM Sound Studios, NYC, released 1986

Blind Willie
Devils Doll Baby
Broken Toys
Black Bottom
Kula-Mae
Princess Sonata: Princess And The Magician
Princess Sonata: Like Voices Of Sleeping Birds
Princess Sonata: Flowers Laugh
Princess Sonata: They Enter The Dream

** also issued on Enemy EMY 102-2.

1987

Sonny Sharrock Band - Seize The Rainbow  (Enemy EMY 104)

Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Melvin Gibbs, bass; Pheeroan akLaff, Abe Speller, drums; + Bill Laswell, 6-string bass #7.

Electric Lady Studios, NYC, May, 1987

1.Dick Dogs
2.My Song
3.Fourteen
4.J.D. Schaa
5.Seize The Rainbow
6.The Past Adventures Of Zydeco Honeycup
7.Sheraserhead's High-Top Sneakers

** also issued on Enemy EMY 104-2.

1989

Sonny Sharrock Band - Live In New York  (Enemy EMY 108)

Dave Snyder, keyboards; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Melvin Gibbs, bass; Pheeroan akLaff as Pheroan akLaff, Abe Speller, drums; Ron "The Burglar" Cartel, vocals.

"Knitting Factory", Brooklyn, NY, July 14, 1989

Dick Dogs
Herbie's Dance
Elmo's Blues
Princess Sonata
My Song
The Past Adventures Of Zydeco Honeycup
Money Honey

** also issued on Enemy EMY 108-2.

Sonny Sharrock Band - Live In New York  (Enemy EMY 108-2)

Dave Snyder, keyboards; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Melvin Gibbs, bass; Pheeroan akLaff as Pheroan akLaff, Abe Speller, drums; Ron "The Burglar" Cartel, vocals.: same session.

"Knitting Factory", Brooklyn, NY, July 14, 1989

Dance With Me Montana

** reissue of Enemy EMY 108 + 1 bonus track.

Sonny Sharrock + Nicky Skopelitis - Faith Moves  (CMP Records (G) CMP CD 52)

Sonny Sharrock, electric guitar; Nicky Skopelitis, electric, acoustic guitar, baglama, saz, coral sitar, tar, bass.

B.C. Studios, Brooklyn, NY;
Greenpoint Studios, Brooklyn, NY, 1989-1990

Who Are You
Becoming
Mescalito
Venus
In The Flesh
Sacrifice
First Of Equals
The Pyre
Uncle Herbie's Dance

1990 (age 50)

Sonny Sharrock Band - Highlife  (Enemy EMY 119-1)

Dave Snider, KORG M1, KORG Wavestation; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Charles Baldwin, bass; Lance Carter, Abe Speller, drums.

Quantum Sound Studio, Jersey City, NJ, October, 1990

No More Tears
All My Trials
Chumpy
Highlife
Kate (Variations On A Theme By Kate Bush)
Venus / Upper Egypt

** also issued on Enemy EMY 119-2.

Sonny Sharrock Band - Highlife  (Enemy EMY 119-2)

Dave Snider, KORG M1, KORG Wavestation; Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Charles Baldwin, bass; Lance Carter, Abe Speller, drums.: same session.

Quantum Sound Studio, Jersey City, NJ, October, 1990

Your Eyes
Giant Steps

** reissue of Enemy EMY 119-1 + 2 bonus tracks.

1991

Sonny Sharrock - Ask The Ages  (Axiom 422-848 957-2)

Pharoah Sanders, tenor, soprano sax; Sonny Sharrock, electric guitar; Charnett Moffett, acoustic bass; Elvin Jones, drums.

Sorcerer Sound, NYC;
Greenpoint Studios, Brooklyn, NY, released August 6, 1991

Promises Kept
Who Does She Hope To Be?
Little Rock
As We Used To Sing
Many Mansions
Once Upon A Time

1993

Sonny Sharrock - Space Ghost - Coast To Coast (Soundtrack)  (Cartoon Network SGCTC1CD)

Sonny Sharrock, guitar; Eddie Horst, bass, horns; Lance Carter, drums; Alfreda Gerald, vocals.

Quantum Sound Studio, Jersey City, NJ, November 19, 1993

Hit Single
Cinnamon Ghost
Out To Launch
Fear Of A Ghost Planet
Rocket #99
Ghost Planet National Anthem