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California Smoker
D2D Chapter 1

Album US 1978 on 2000 B.C. label
Jazz, Latin and R&B/Soul (Jazz-Funk, Samba, Funk, Disco)

Recorded Direct To Digital (D2D) by Soundstream Digital Recording on August 29/30 1978, Hollywood, California at Filmways/Heider Recording Studios. Half speed mastered at JVC Cutting Center in Los Angeles. Manufactured by 2000 B.C., 1502 San Vicente, Santa Monica, CA 90403, USA. Pressed on White Vinyl, LP housed in a poly lined sleeve. Gatefold cover.

PortraitCalifornia Smoker ,
album by
PortraitBruce Miller eb, p,
arranged by, conductor, piano, electric
PortraitWilliam Green sax, 1925-1996 US
baritone saxophone
PortraitEmbama b,
bass, rex bogue fretted, custom fretless
PortraitSidney Sharp str, vn, 1919-2013
concertmaster, string section
PortraitPaulinho Da Costa perc, cng, *1948 BR
congas, percussion
PortraitJohn Guerin dr, perc, 1939-2004 US
drums, acoustic, electronic
Bill Bauer
engineer, complete matrix work
PortraitMitch Holder g,
PortraitRonald Feuer p, org,
organ, piano
PortraitMike Lang p, ep, *1941 US
piano, clavinet, clavinette
PortraitRobert White g, 1936-1994 US
rhythm guitar
PortraitTerry Harrington ts, fl,
tenor saxophone, alto saxophone
PortraitRobert Payne tb, US
trombone, horn, baritone
PortraitBob Findley tr, fh,
trumpet, flugelhorn
PortraitChuck Findley tr, *1947 US
trumpet, flugelhorn
PortraitWarren Luening tr, fh, 1941-2012 US
trumpet, flugelhorn
PortraitVictor Feldman vib, p, perc, 1934-1987 GB
percussion, vibraphone, lead vibes
PortraitJoe Porcaro dr, perc, *1930 US
percussion, vibraphone, vibes
PortraitDonald Palmer vn, str, 1930-2009 US
violin, electric
PortraitAngela Winbush key, voc, bvoc, *1955 US
PortraitSherlie Matthews bvoc, voc, *1934 US
PortraitVenetta Fields bvoc, voc, *1941 US
Jack Potter design, sleeve design
Chris McNary engineer, assistant
Grover Helsley engineer, live recording
Stan Ricker engineer, mastering jvc cutting centre
John Bertholomey photography by, cover photo
Brian Ablett photography by, session photographer
Bob Browne producer
Cheryl King producer
George Annis supervised by, musical supervision
Album Tracks
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1CopacabanaCalifornia Smoker4:42
2Feels So GoodCalifornia Smoker4:47
3Another StarCalifornia Smoker4:38
4I Go To RioCalifornia Smoker4:44
5PamelaCalifornia Smoker4:57
6Just The Way You AreCalifornia Smoker3:21
7FantasyCalifornia Smoker4:33
8I WishCalifornia Smoker5:13
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