Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Sweet Blindness
3:24
A2 It’ll Never Be the Same Again
3:05
A3 The Sailboat Song
2:44
A4 It’s a Great Life
3:05
A5 Stoned Soul Picnic
3:23
B1 California Soul
3:14
B2 Lovin’ Stew
2:49
B3 Broken Wing Bird
2:38
B4 Good News
2:40
B5 Bobbie’s Blues (Who Do You Think Of?)
3:15
B6 The Eleventh Song (What a Groovy Day!)
2:24

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

drums:
Hal Blaine (tracks A1–B6)
bass:
Joe Osborn (tracks A1–B6)
percussion:
Hal Blaine (tracks A1–B6)
composer:
Jim Webb (track B6)
Jeff Comanor (tracks A2–A3, B5)
Laura Nyro (tracks A1, A5)
engineer:
Bones Howe (tracks A1–B6)
lyricist:
Jim Webb (track B6)
Jeff Comanor (tracks A2–A3, B5)
Laura Nyro (tracks A1, A5)
performer:
Billy Davis, Jr. (tracks A1–B6)
Florence LaRue (tracks A1–B6)
Marilyn McCoo (tracks A1–B6)
LaMont McLemore (tracks A1–B6)
Ron Townson (tracks A1–B6)
sound engineer:
Bones Howe (tracks A1–B6)
writer:
Dick Addrisi (track B4)
Don Addrisi (track B4)
Bob Alcivar (track B3)
Jules Alexander (track B2)
Nickolas Ashford (track B1)
Kellie McKinney (track B3)
McReynolds (track A4)
O’Hara (track A4)
Valerie Simpson (track B1)
Jeff Comanor (track B2)
publisher:
5th Star Music (tracks A2–A3, B3, B5)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks A1, A5)
Johnny Rivers Music (track B6)
Mr. Bones Music Publishing, Inc. (tracks A2–A3, B2, B5)
Sumex Music (track B3)
Tapez Music Corp. (track A4)
Tuna Fish Music (tracks A1, A5)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
California Soul (track B1)
Stoned Soul Picnic (track A5)
Sweet Blindness (track A1)
recording of:
Bobbie’s Blues (track B5)
Broken Wing Bird (track B3)
Good News (track B4)
It’s a Great Life (track A4)
Lovin’ Stew (track B2)
The Sailboat Song (track A3)
referred to in medleys:

Release

acoustic guitar: Mike Deasy
Tommy Tedesco
strings: The Sid Sharp Strings
strings arranger: Bill Holman
organ: Larry Knechtel
Jimmy Rowles
guitar: Ray Pohlman
bass [super-twang bass]: Ray Pohlman
vibraphone [vibes]: Larry Bunker
electric guitar: Mike Deasy
Tommy Tedesco
brass: The Bill Holman Brass
brass arranger: Bill Holman
percussion [other percussion]: Larry Bunker
keyboard: Larry Knechtel
Jimmy Rowles
piano: Larry Knechtel
Jimmy Rowles
marimba: Larry Bunker
temple blocks [stoned soul temple blocks]: Larry Bunker
bells: Larry Bunker
horn arranger: Bill Holman
guitars: Mike Deasy
Tommy Tedesco
arranger: Bones Howe
Ray Pohlman
art direction: Woody Woodward
assistant engineer: Captain Nemo
Alex Kasanegras
Phil Ramone
Joe Sidore
Sol Weiss
Winston Wong
Mary Wood (engineer)
conductor: René DeKnight
graphic design: Wayne Kimbell
Windows Unlimited
miscellaneous support: Hal Blaine
Marc Gordon (soul songwriter, producer, and manager)
Johnny Rivers
photography: Dick Edlund
Hal Grier
vocals arranger: Bob Alcivar
rights society: ASCAP (Do not use this as a release label or work publisher!)
BMI (Do not use as a release label or work publisher!)
engineered at: A&R Recording Studio in New York, New York, United States
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States
ASIN: US: B00004SBSS [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/3165506 [info]
https://www.discogs.com/release/3832512 [info]
https://www.discogs.com/release/4579855 [info]
https://www.discogs.com/release/7616753 [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7619153 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Stoned Soul Picnic (album) [info]