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The Section

Band, US
Rock, Jazz and R&B/Soul

After leaving the west coast group The City Danny Kortchmar had settled into the security of an in-demand L.A. session musician, and along with Lee Sklar (bass), Craig Doerge (keyboards) and Russ Kunkel (drums), they formed a backup band to accompany James Taylor on his first national tour. The band decided to stay together afterwards, calling themselves the Section, putting out three records, “The Section” [1972] and “Forward Motion” [1973] on Warner Brothers and finally “Fork It Over” [1977] on Capitol.

     
Members
PortraitDanny Kortchmar
g, voc *1946 US
PortraitLeland Sklar
b *1947 US
PortraitRuss Kunkel
dr, perc *1948 US
PortraitCraig Doerge
key *1947 US
Popular Tracks   
Doing the Meatball on The Section by The Section
Second Degree on The Section by The Section
Holy Frijoles on The Section by The Section
(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay on The Section by The Section
Sporadic Vacuums of Thought on The Section by The Section
Same Old Same Old on The Section by The Section
Smilin' Ed on Forward Motion by The Section
Swan Song on The Section by The Section
Forward Motion on Forward Motion by The Section
Bullet Train on Forward Motion by The Section

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Band Membership
Discography

Title Artist Year Type
Street PizzaThe Section1977Album
Fork It OverThe Section1977Album
Bad ShoesThe Section1977Single
Forward MotionThe Section1973Album
The SectionThe Section1972Album
Doing The MeatballThe Section1972Single
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Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership.
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