Annotation

Label: Camden / BMG Intl - Catalog #: 67445

Annotation last modified on 2005-12-01 15:46 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Up, Up and Away
2:40
2 Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In
5 4:49
3 Stoned Soul Picnic
3:28
4 Wedding Bell Blues
2:43
5 Workin' on a Groovy Thing
3:11
6 (Last Night) I Didn't Get to Sleep at All
2 3:11
7 Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes
4:11
8 One Less Bell to Answer
3:31
9 Another Day, Another Heartache
2:34
10 Paper Cup
2:43
11 California Soul
3:13
12 Carpet Man
3:07
13 Living Together, Growing Together
3:50
14 If I Could Reach You
3:09
15 Go Where You Wanna Go
2:24
16 Sweet Blindness
3:25
17 Puppet Man
2:58
18 Save the Country
2:40
19 On the Beach (In the Summertime)
3:31
20 Blowing Away
2:32
21 Ashes to Ashes
3:31
22 The Girl's Song
3:41

Credits

Medium 1

strings arranger:
Marty Paich (track 1)
drums:
Hal Blaine (tracks 1–8, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20–21)
tambourine:
Hal Blaine (track 21)
guitar:
Dennis Budimir (tracks 13, 21)
bass:
Joe Osborn (tracks 1–8, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20–21)
electric piano:
Mike Melvoin (tracks 13, 21)
electric guitar:
Louie Shelton (tracks 13, 21)
percussion:
Hal Blaine (tracks 2–5, 11, 16, 20)
piano:
Artie Butler (tracks 13, 21)
horn arranger:
Marty Paich (track 1)
congas:
Larry Bunker (tracks 13, 21)
arranger:
Artie Butler (track 13)
Bill Holman (tracks 2, 2, 4–7, 20)
Bones Howe (tracks 2, 2, 4–7, 20)
Jim Webb (track 1)
Bob Alcivar (tracks 2, 2, 4–5, 7, 20–21)
assistant engineer:
Ed Barton (engineer) (tracks 6, 13, 21)
Ken Caillat (tracks 13, 21)
Larry Cox (engineered Red Octopus by Jefferson Starship) (tracks 7–8, 18)
Johnny Golden (mastering engineer) (tracks 6–8, 18)
Rik Pekkonen (tracks 7–8, 18)
assistant producer:
Ann McClelland (tracks 2, 4–5, 20)
Johnny Golden (mastering engineer) (track 7)
background vocals:
Billy Davis, Jr. (track 7)
Florence LaRue (track 7)
Marilyn McCoo (track 7)
Lamonte McLemore (track 7)
Ron Townson (track 7)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 13)
Dorothea Joyce (track 7)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (tracks 2, 2)
Neil Sedaka (track 5)
Tony Macaulay (track 6)
Laura Nyro (tracks 3–4, 16, 18, 20)
Jim Webb (track 1)
Burt Bacharach (1967) (track 8)
conductor:
Artie Butler (track 13)
Jim Webb (track 1)
Bob Alcivar (tracks 13, 21)
engineer:
Bones Howe (tracks 1–5, 7–8, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20–21)
lyricist:
Dorothea Joyce (track 7)
Roger Atkins (track 5)
Hal David (track 13)
Tony Macaulay (track 6)
Laura Nyro (tracks 3–4, 16, 18, 20)
James Rado (tracks 2, 2)
Gerome Ragni (tracks 2, 2)
Jim Webb (track 1)
Hal David (1967) (track 8)
performer:
Billy Davis, Jr. (tracks 2–5, 8, 11, 16, 18, 20)
Florence LaRue (tracks 2–5, 8, 11, 16, 18, 20)
Marilyn McCoo (tracks 2–5, 8, 11, 16, 18, 20)
Lamonte McLemore (tracks 2–5, 8, 11, 16, 18, 20)
Ron Townson (tracks 2–5, 8, 11, 16, 18, 20)
producer:
Marc Gordon (soul songwriter, producer, and manager) (track 1)
Johnny Rivers (track 1)
Bones Howe (tracks 2, 4–8, 13, 18, 20–21)
solo vocals:
Marilyn McCoo (tracks 6–7)
Marilyn McCoo Davis (1970) (track 8)
sound engineer:
Bones Howe (tracks 2–6, 8, 11, 16, 18, 20)
vocals:
Billy Davis, Jr. (track 6)
Florence LaRue (track 6)
Lamonte McLemore (track 6)
Ron Townson (track 6)
vocals arranger:
Bob Alcivar (tracks 2, 4–5, 13, 20–21)
René DeKnight (track 21)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 11)
Dennis Lambert (track 21)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 2)
Brian Potter (US songwriter & producer) (track 21)
Valerie Simpson (track 11)
James Rado (track 2)
Gerome Ragni (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Bell Records (50s-70s US/UK pop, later became Arista) (1972) (track 6)
Bell Records (50s-70s US/UK pop, later became Arista) (1973) (tracks 13, 21)
publisher:
Colgems Music Corp. (track 13)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 3–4, 16, 18, 20)
J. C. Music Co. (track 13)
Soldier Music, Inc. (track 21)
Tuna Fish Music (tracks 3–4, 16, 20)
engineered at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
Sound Recorders, Hollywood (founded by Armin Steiner, 1965-1971) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 1)
music videos:
sampled by:
Hot Ride by The Prodigy feat. Juliette Lewis (track 1)
cover recording of:
Ashes to Ashes (track 21)
Blowin’ Away (track 20)
California Soul (track 11)
Save the Country (track 18)
Stoned Soul Picnic (track 3)
Sweet Blindness (track 16)
Wedding Bell Blues (track 4)
One Less Bell to Answer (1970) (track 8)
later translated versions:
Auf, auf und davon (track 1)
Wasserkopf (track 2)
medley including a recording of:
Aquarius (from “Hair”) (track 2)
medley of:
Aquarius (from “Hair”) (track 2)
part of:
Hair (1967 musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Up, Up and Away (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00003A9N2 [info]