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Herbie Hancock
Head Hunters

Album US 1973 on Columbia label
Electronic and Jazz

Recorded at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco. and at Different Fur Trading Co., San Francisco. A product of Catero Sound Co., San Francisco. Artist Management: Adamsdad Management Co., San Francisco. Hancock Music Co./B.M.I. ℗ 1973 CBS, Inc. This version is the Pitman pressing variation and can be identified by the arrangement of and the typesetting on the labels and by the runout groove etchings.

PortraitHerbie Hancock p, key, *1940 US
performer, pipes, synthesizer, arp soloist, synthesizer, arp odyssey, clavinet, hohner d6, electric piano, fender rhodes, liner notes, reissue, producer, original recording, album by, written by
PortraitBill Summers perc, *1948 CU
congas, shekere, balafon, agogô, cabasa, tambourine, surdo, percussion, beer bottle, bells, gankoqui, percussion, log drum, whistle, hindewho
PortraitKevin Gore
coordinator, columbia jazz reissue series
PortraitSteve Berkowitz
coordinator, columbia jazz reissue series
PortraitHarvey Mason dr, *1947 US
drums, yamaha, written by, uncredited
PortraitPaul Jackson b, eb, *1947 US
electric bass, marimbula, written by, uncredited
Scott H. Thompson GB
liner notes, 1992 cd issue
PortraitJennifer Ebert
product manager, packaging
PortraitBennie Maupin ts, *1940 US
soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, saxello, bass clarinet, alto flute, written by, uncredited
A. Willis
written by, erroneous
D. Rubinson
written by, erroneous
J. Cohen
written by, erroneous
Patti Matheny a&r, a&r coordination
Cozbi Sanchez-Cabrera art direction, reissue art direction
Victor Moscoso cover, design
Randall Martin design, reissue design
Seth Rothstein directed by, project director
Mark Wilder mastered by, digitally mastered by
Waldo Bascom photography by
David Rubinson producer, original recording
Bob Belden reissue producer
Jon Naatjes research, tape research
Rene Arsenault technician, production assistance
Album Tracks   
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1ChameleonHerbie HancockA. Willis, D. Rubinson, J. Cohen, Herbie Hancock, Bennie Maupin, Harvey Mason, Paul Jackson15:41
2Watermelon ManHerbie HancockHarvey Mason, Herbie Hancock6:29
3SlyHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock10:18
4Vein MelterHerbie HancockHerbie Hancock9:10

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