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Donald Fagen
The Nightfly

Album US 1982 on Warner Bros. Records label
Jazz, Rock and Pop (Fusion, Pop Rock)

Issued with custom printed inner-sleeve with lyrics + credits. Pressed by Speciality Records Corporation, sourced from metal parts made at Sheffield Lab Matrix for Allied Record Company. Recorded and mixed entirely on 3M digital 32 track and 4 track machines at Soundworks Digital Audio/Video Recording Studios, N.Y., Village Recorders, L.A. and Automated Sound, N.Y. Original Mastering: at Masterdisk, N.Y.C. Jeff Porcaro courtesy of Columbia Records Valerie Simpson courtesy of Capitol Records Greg Phillinganes courtesy of Planet Records "Note: The songs on this album represent certain fantasies that might have been entertained by a young man growing up in the remote suburbs of a northeastern city during the late fifties and early sixties, i.e.,one of my general height, weight and build."

PortraitDonald Fagen voc, *1948 US
liner notes, arranged by, horns, synth, synth blues harp, album by, composed by, arranged by
PortraitRob Mounsey syn, *1952 US
arranged by, horns, synthesizer
PortraitDaniel Lazerus key, org, hrp, US
backing vocals, engineer, overdub
PortraitStarz Vanderlocket voc, perc, US
backing vocals, percussion
PortraitAbraham Laboriel b, *1947 MX
PortraitAnthony Jackson b, eb, *1952 US
PortraitChuck Rainey eb, b, ep, *1940 US
PortraitMarcus Miller , *1959 US
PortraitWill Lee b, *1952 US
PortraitEd Greene dr, US
PortraitJames Gadson dr, *1939 US
PortraitJeff Porcaro dr, perc, 1954-1992 US
PortraitSteve Jordan dr, *1957 US
PortraitMichael Morongell ,
engineer, assistant, engineer, digital maintenance, soundworks
PortraitRoger Nichols , 1944-2011 US
engineer, chief, percussion, percussion, sequencing, special effect & wendel i i
PortraitBill Roach ,
engineer, digital maintenance, 3m
PortraitJiri Donovsky ,
engineer, digital maintenance, 3m
PortraitDave Bargeron tb, tu, *1942 US
euphonium, trombone
PortraitRandy Brecker tr, fh, *1945 US
flugelhorn, trumpet
PortraitDean Parks g, *1947 US
PortraitHugh McCracken g, 1942-2013 US
guitar, harmonica
PortraitLarry Carlton g, *1948 US
PortraitRick Derringer voc, g, *1947 US
PortraitSteve Khan g, *1947 US
PortraitBob Ludwig , *1945 US
lacquer cut by, mastered by, mastered by, original mastering, masterdisc n y c
PortraitGreg Phillinganes key, voc, *1956 US
piano, synthesizer
PortraitMichael Omartian key, voc, *1945 US
PortraitDave Tofani fl, cl,
PortraitMichael Brecker ts, 1949-2007 US
PortraitRonnie Cuber bs, *1941 US
Frank Floyd backing vocals
Gordon Grody backing vocals
Leslie Miller backing vocals
Valerie Simpson backing vocals
Zachary Sanders backing vocals
Wayne Yurgelin engineer, digital maintenance, engineer, assistant
Cheryl Smith engineer, assistant
Robin Laine engineer, assistant
Elliot Scheiner engineer, tracking & mixdown
Gary Katz producer
Album Tracks   
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1I.G.Y (International Geophysical Year)Donald FagenDonald Fagen6:05
2Green Flower StreetDonald FagenDonald Fagen3:40
3Ruby BabyDonald FagenLeiber & Stoller5:38
4MaxineDonald FagenDonald Fagen3:50
5New FrontierDonald FagenDonald Fagen6:23
6The NightflyDonald FagenDonald Fagen5:50
7The Goodbye LookDonald FagenDonald Fagen4:47
8Walk Between RaindropsDonald FagenDonald Fagen2:38

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