John Scofield – Who’s Who?

John Scofield

Artist: John Scofield
Title Of Album: Who’s Who?
Year Of Release: 1979
Label: One Way Records
Genre: Jazz Fusion, Post-bop
Total Time: 00:37:14

01. Looks Like Meringue [06:46]
02. Cassidae [06:01]
03. The Beatles [05:00]
04. Spoons [05:13]
05. Who’s Who? [06:22]
06. How the West Was Won [07:52]

Total time 00:37:14

John Scofield: Guitar
Kenny Kirkland: Piano, Keyboards
Anthony Jackson: Bass
Steve Jordan: Drums
Sammy Figueroa: Percussion
Billy Hart: Drums
Eddie Gomez: Bass, Acoustic Bass
Dave Liebman: Saxophone
Adam Nussbaum: Drums
Steve Swallow: Bass

Jay Hoggard – Rain Forest

Jay Hoggard

Recorded in November 1980.

Personnel: Jay Hoggard (vibraphone, marimba, balafon, drums, maracas, tambourine); Patryce Banks, Sybil Thomas, Maxayn Lewis (vocals); John Koenig (guitar, cello); Roland Bautista (guitar); Chico Freeman (flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Kenny Kirkland (piano, electric piano, Clavinet); Harvey Mason, Sr. (drums); Jose Guico, Paulinho Da Costa (percussion).

Audio Mixers: Jay Hoggard; John Koenig; Mark Ettel; Allen Sides.

Recording information: Ocean Way Recording, Hollywood, CA (11/1980).

Photographer: Anthony Barboza.

Unknown Contributor Roles: Chico Freeman; Sybil Thomas; Maxayn Lewis; Harvey Mason, Sr. ; Kenny Kirkland; Roland Bautista ; Francisco Centeno.

Arranger: Jay Hoggard.

Personnel: Jay Hoggard, Chico Freeman, Kenny Kirkland, John Koenig, Roland Bautista, Francisco Centeno, Harvey Mason, Paulinho Da Costa, Jose Goico, Sybil Thomas, Maxayn Lewis, Patryce Banks.


1 Reverend Libra
2 Jammin’ in the Sunshine
3 Sao Pablo
4 God Will Guide See All 3
5 Guiding Spirit See All 2
6 Rain Forest See All 2

Stephen Stills – Thoroughfare Gap

stephen stills thoroughfare gap

Released September, 1978
Genre Rock, Disco
Length 35:32
Label Columbia
Producer Stephen Stills, Ron Albert, Howard Albert

Stephen Stills: vocals, guitar, horns, strings, percussion, bass, acoustic guitar, synthesizer, moog, piano
Michael Finnigan: vocals, piano, organ
Alby Galuten: piano
Andy Gibb: vocals
Al Gould (musician): fiddle
Paul Harris: piano
Brooks Honeycutt: vocals
Gerald Johnson: bass
Kenny Kirkland: piano
Danny Kortchmar: vocals, guitar, percussion
Joe Lala: percussion
Paul Lee: drums
Mike Lewis: horns, strings, flute arrangement
Dave Mason: vocals
Joey Mercia: guitar
Richard O’Connell: drums
George Perry: vocals, bass
Kitty Pritikin:aka Kitty Woodson Terry vocals ( was a name misprint)
Verna Richardson: vocals
Lisa Roberts: vocals
Whitt Sidner: flutes
George Terry: guitar
Gerry Tolman: guitar
John Sambatero: vocals
Joe Vitale: vocals, drums

“You Can’t Dance Alone” – 4:14
“Thoroughfare Gap” – 3:31
“We Will Go On” – 2:41
“Beaucoup Yumbo” (Stills, Joe Vitale) – 3:33
“What’s the Game” – 3:32
“Midnight Rider” (Gregg Allman) – 3:39
“Woman Lleva” – 3:13
“Lowdown” – 3:46
“Not Fade Away” (Buddy Holly, Norman Petty) – 3:26
“Can’t Get No Booty” (Danny Kortchmar, Stills) – 3:44

Stone Alliance – Live in Darmstadt, Germany, 1979-11-11

Live in Darmstadt, Germany, 1979-11-11


Bob Mintzer: sax
Kenny Kirkland: piano
Gene Perla: bass
Don Alias: drums, percussion


01. Track 01 [7:30]
02. Track 02 [6:49]
03. Aunt Remus [5:50]
04. Track 04 [6:05]
05. Track 05 [5:04]
06. Track 06 [6:26]
07. Track 07 [2:49]
08.Congas Solo [4:35]
09. Track 09 [7:20]
10. Arfonk [6:38]
11. Track 11 [9:39]

Total Time: 69 min

Michal Urbaniak – Heritage

Heritage Michal Urbaniak

Label:MPS Records – 0068.182, MPS Records – MPS 15.512
Format:Vinyl, LP, Album

Produced by MPS Records GmbH
Recorded July/August 1977 Tonstudio Zuckerfabrik Stuttgart/Germany
â„— 1978 MPS Records

Bass Guitar – Tony Bunn
Composed By, Arranged By – Michal Urbaniak (tracks: A1 to B1, B3)
Drums – Lurenda Featherstone
Engineer – Chips Platen
Keyboards – Kenny Kirkland
Photography [Front] – Tadeusz Rolke
Violin, Lyricon – Michal Urbaniak*
Vocals, Percussion [Electronic], Synthesizer [Arp Odyssey] – Urszula Dudziak

A1 Heritage 7:02
A2 Prayer 3:20
A3 Vio-Lines 2:33
A4 Stick It In 7:58
B1 Cucu’s Nest 8:17
B2 Gaby’s Mood Composed By, Arranged By – Urszula Dudziak 3:21
B3 Storks 8:30

Michal Urbaniak – Paradise club Boston, Mass. U.S.A. December 10, 1978


Michal Urbaniak group
(with Urszula Dudziak and Kenny Kirkland)
Paradise club
Boston, Mass. U.S.A.
December 10, 1978
performance quality: B+ (very good)
recording quality: B+ (very good)
source: (both) master audience tapes:

1: stage introduction and tuning 1:47
2: 9:33
3: band introductions :47
4: jasmine lady 8:58
5: 7:33
6: 25:10
7: 5:56
8: 7:11
9: 6:20

Michal Urbaniak – Ecstasy

Ecstasy Michal Urbaniak
Label: Marlin – 2221
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: US
Released: 1978
Genre: Funk / Soul, Jazz
Style: Smooth Jazz, Jazz-Funk, Funk
Recorded at Rosebud Studios, New York, June 78.
Mastered at Sterling Sound.

Alto Saxophone – Zbigniew Namysłowski
Arranged By – Michal Urbaniak*
Bass Guitar – Anthony Jackson, Pee Wee Ford
Conductor – Michal Urbaniak*
Design – Bob Heimall*
Drums – Bernard Pretty Purdie*, Gary Mure
Engineer – Richard Alderson
Engineer [Assistant] – Eddie Heath*
Guitar – James Crab Robinson*
Lyricon – Michal Urbaniak*
Mastered By – George Marino
Percussion – Crusher Bennett*, Arthur Jenkins, Ralph Macdonald
Photography – Ryszard Horowitz
Piano [Acoustic] – Kenny Kirkland
Piano [Baby Grand] – Kenny Kirkland
Piano [Fender] – Kenny Kirkland
Piano [Minimoog] – Kenny Kirkland
Piano [Polymoog] – Kenny Kirkland
Piano [Yamaha] – Kenny Kirkland
Producer – Aki Aleong, Michal Urbaniak*
Steel Drums – Othello
Strings – Michal Urbaniak*
Synthesizer [Oberheim] – Michal Urbaniak*
Tenor Saxophone – Michal Urbaniak*
Violin – Michal Urbaniak*
Vocals – Calvin Brown, Henry Jackson, James Crab Robinson*, Keith Keyboy Rose, Urszula Dudziak
Vocals [Background] – Keith Keyboy Rose, Rickie Byars-Boger*

1. Body rub
2. Free
3. Ecstasy
4. Just a funky feeling
5. Wants ta make you feel good
6. A day in the park
7. French kiss
8. Creation

Michal Urbaniak – Urbaniak

YEAR: 1979

Drums – Lurenda Featherstone
Guitar [Bass] – Tony Bunn
Piano [Fender], Keyboards [Mini-moog, Poly Moog] – Kenny Kirkland
Saxophone [Alto], Flute – Zbigniew Namyslowski
Violin, Lyricon – Michał Urbaniak
Voice, Percussion – Urszula Dudziak

01. The Breaker (Dedicated to Wojtek Fibak (Urbaniak) [0:07:06.29]
02. Strife (Namyslowski) [0:04:32.56]
03. Mountaneers (Urbaniak) [0:03:58.66]
04. Weird Creatures (Namyslowski) [0:06:08.31]
05. Jasmine Lady (Namyslowski) [0:08:23.41]
06. Always Ready (Urbaniak) [0:07:07.74]
07. Stray Sheep (Namyslowski) [0:05:57.38]

Miroslav Vitous – Guardian Angels

Guardian Angels - Miroslav Vitous


Produced by Ken Inaoka and David Baker
Recorded November 9,10,11, 1978 at Onkio Haus, Tokyo
Mixed Down: November 12, 1978
Engineer: David Baker; Assistant Engineer: Takashi Ogawa (Onkio Haus)
Production Coordination: Kaz Harada
Musical Director: Miroslav Vitous
Photos: Yasuhisa Yoneda, Shigeru Uchiyama; Design: Breakfast
Artist Management: Mamoru Kamekawa, Hiroaki Itoh(TCP)

Miroslav Vitous : bass, electric bass, Mini-Moog, Solina string-ensemble
Kenny Kirkland : piano, Fender Rhodes,Yamaha CP-70 (electric grand),Yamaha CS-50 (polyphonic synthesizer),Mini-Moog
John Scofield : guitar
George Ohtsuka : drums (Yamaha)
Mabumi Yamaguchi : soprano sax

1. His Meaning / Rising / Resoulution (8:30) [Miroslav Vitous]
2. Inner Peace (6:01) [Kenny Kirkland]
3. Guardian Angels (5:45) [Miroslav Vitous]
4. Off To Buffalo (5:07) [John Scofield]
5. Eating It Raw (7:51) [John Scofield]
6. Shinkansen (6:09) [Kenny Kirkland]

Articulation – Rodney Jones

Articulation - Rodney Jones
Rodney Jones – guitar
Wallace Roney – trumpet
Arthur Blythe – alto sax
Bob Mintzer – tenor sax
Bernadine Davis – flute
Kenny Kirkland – piano
Kenwood Denard – percussion, drums
Benjamin Brown – bass (drums on Hard New York Swing)
Bruce Johnson – bass (on Hard New York Swing)
Bemshi Jones – vocals
1. Articulation (4:32) (Rodney Jones)
2. 1978 (13:20) (Rodney Jones)
3. Hard New York Swing (6:51) (Rodney Jones)
4. Interlude 1 (1:14) (Bruce Johnson)
5. Childville (3:51) (Bruce Johnson)
6. Blues For Wes (8:17) (Bruce Johnson)
7. Nereda (5:18) (Rodney Jones)
Recorded at CI Recording Studio, New York City in September 1978.