Fusion B

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Backwater Live From The Heart Of Dixie/North Of The Mason-Dixon (Bongwater) EX / EX U.S.'1978 75.00
(privat-label release by this action-sprayin' Fusion-Lounge combo w/hot sax-leads, fluid lead-axe runs, voc- harmonies 'n funky edges w/jazzy touch, e-piano lines...; one side is recorded LIVE incl. the racin' "gimme that wine"-track!; card-board jacket w/ that privat-press charm;)
Chris Barber Music From The Land Of Dreams (Sonet) M / M U.K.'1986 32.00
(mid-80's U.K. release of countryfied Dixie-Jazz w/a Gospel touch;)
Ray Barretto The Other Road (Fania) M- / M- F'1973 55.00
(french re-release (?) of 1973 recordings by master-percussionist backed by a Big-Band (no info given as for line-up...etc) ...incl. a cover of "'round about midnight"! has a nice laminated jacket;)
The Beaujolais Band Mind How You Go (Acid Jazz) M- / EX U.K.'1988 34.00
(late 80's U.K. print of Latin-Jazz/ Fusion grooves fronted by vibraphone & marimba... plus plenty of percussion;)
Becen And The Shells The Brand New Sound Of Funk And Roll (Apple Songs) M- / EX U.S.'1980 52.00
(U.S. privat-press (outta Florida) of wacko-browed phonkin' Rock w/drifty, loungy sway 'n spacey drifts w/brass and electronic gimmickeries;)
Jeff Beck Blow By Blow (Epic) M- / EX NL'1975 36.00
(yellow-label holland first print of mid-70's funky-Fusion thing w/George Martin as arranger 'n producer; one track dedicated to Roy Buchanan; cover the "she's a woman" (Lennon/McCartney;)
There And Back (Epic) M- / M- U.S.'1980 36.00
(U.S. orig. print in rough textured cover w/innner-sleeve; Jan Hammer helps out on keyboards;)
There And Back (Epic) EX / EX NL'1980 28.00
(holland orig. print in rough textured cover w/innner-sleeve; Jan Hammer helps out on keyboards;)
Wired (Epic) EX / EX NL'1976 34.00
(orange-label holland print of mid-70's piece w/Narada Michael Walden on drums & piano, Ian Hammer on synthesizer, Max Middleton on clavinette; cover of Mingus' "goodbye pork pie hat" ...else most tracks written by N. M. Walden;)
With The Jan Hammer Group Live (Nemperor) EX / VG++ D'1977 28.00
(dynamic Fusion/Rock piece w/some strings, moog, synth 'n Beck's thickly wafting guit-leads; Live!; german print
With The Jan Hammer Group Live (Epic) EX / EX U.S.'1977 32.00
(dynamic Fusion/Rock piece w/some strings, moog, synth 'n Beck's thickly wafting guit-leads; Live!; orig. U.S. print;)
With The Jan Hammer Group Live (Epic) M- / EX U.S.'1977 36.00
(dynamic Fusion/Rock piece w/some strings, moog, synth 'n Beck's thickly wafting guit-leads; Live!; orig. U.S. print;)
Joe Beck Beck (Kudu) EX / M- U.S.'1975 42.00
(U.S. print of mid-70's funky Fusion-Lounge moves by in-deman U.S. session/studio guitarist; sax by David Sanborn, Bill Lee (b) Ray Mantilla on percussion, Steve Kahn also on guitar... plus a chamber orchestra arranged by Don Sebesky;)
Watch The Time (Polydor) EX / M- / Cc. U.S.'1977 42.00
(U.S. print of 70's funky Fusion-Lounge moves by in-deman U.S. session/ studio guitarist; sax by Mike Brecker, Tom Flynn sings lead, Jack Waldman on keyboards, Rudy "Bongo" Romero on percussion; w/inner-sleeve;)
Watch The Time (Polydor) EX / M- / Cc. U.S.'1977 42.00
(U.S. print of 70's funky Fusion-Lounge moves by in-deman U.S. session/studio guitarist; sax by Mike Brecker, Tom Flynn sings lead, Jack Waldman on keyboards, Rudy "Bongo" Romero on percussion; w/inner-sleeve;)
Beckerhoff, Marshall, Van't Hof Camporondo (Nabel) M / M- D'1987 42.00
(80's german print of Jazz-Rock/Fusion piece featuring Jasper Van't Hof;)
Harry Beckett's Joy Unlimited Memories Of Bacares (Ogun) EX / EX U.K.'1976 95.00
(hot mid-70's Fusion piece by british trumpet-man; extended cuts w/dynamic jammin'; electric dimension with the great guitar of Ray Russell, Brian Miller on e-piano, Daryl Runswick (b), Robin Jones (perc) & John Webb on drums; rare vinyl dude and recorded live;)
David Benoit Every Step Of The Way (GRP) M / M U.S.'1988 42.00
(late 80's orig. U.S. print of athmo-packed Fusion bag by this pianist accompanied by Harvey Mason, Stanley Clarke, Dave Valentin...; incl. inner-sleeve with plenty o' notes;)
George Benson Breezin' (Warner Brothers) EX / EX U.S.'1976 34.00
(U.S.print of 70's album w/ funky Fusion-guitar grits; cover of  "this masquerade" (Leon Russell) title-track is by Bobby Womack; feat. Phil Upchurch, Ronnie Foster, Harvey Mason...;)
Space (CTI) EX / EX U.S.'1978 34.00
(U.S. print of late 70's effort w/ funky Fusion-guitar grits; w/Phil Upchurch, Ronnie Foster, Hubert Laws, Steve Gadd, Eric Gale, Randy Brecker...; has a cover-version of "summertime" (prev. released  along w/ "octane"-track on some other CTI album) FOC;)
Summertime (CBS Embassy) EX / EX U.K.'1977 34.00
(british print of nice compilation set incl. title-track ..."willow weep for me", "return of the prodigal son", "bayou", "Benson's rider"...;)
Weekend In L.A. (Warner Brothers) EX / EX D'1978 42.00
(live-double set packed w/ funky Fusion-guitar grits; cover of "on Broadway"; w/Phil Upchurch, Ronnie Foster, Harvey Mason...; german print in FOC;)
Weekend In L.A. (Warner Brothers) EX / EX U.S.'1978 42.00
(live-double set packed w/ funky Fusion-guitar grits; cover of "on Broadway"; w/Phil Upchurch, Ronnie Foster, Harvey Mason...; FOC;)
Weekend In L.A. (Warner Brothers) EX / VG++ U.S.'1978 36.00
(live-double set packed w/ funky Fusion-guitar grits; cover of "on Broadway"; w/Phil Upchurch, Ronnie Foster, Harvey Mason...; FOC;)
Jay Berliner Bananas Are Not Created Equal (Mainstream) SS / SS U.S.'1972 65.00
(solid 'n funky Fusion-Lounge w/Cornell Dupree on 2nd guitar, Ray Barretto, Paul Griffin, Jimmy Johnson..; cover of "Papa was a rolling stone", "stickball" by Wade Marcus who also arranged & conducted; FOC;)
Bananas Are Not Created Equal (Mainstream) EX / VG+ U.S.'1972 36.00
(solid 'n funky Fusion-Lounge w/Cornell Dupree on 2nd guitar, Ray Barretto, Paul Griffin, Jimmy Johnson...; cover of  "Papa was a rolling stone", "stickball" by Wade Marcus who also arranged & conducted; FOC;)
John Blair We Belong Together (CTI) M- / M- U.K.'1977 32.00
(orig. U.K. print of soulful, funky Fusion-Lounge w/rockin' temper(cover of "roll over Beethoven") funky version of "Lucy in the sky with diamonds" (Lennon/McCartney) starring Steve Gadd, Gary King... Blair himself sings & plays vitar; femme vocs by Googie Coppola;)
Carla Bley Tropic Appetites (Watt) M- / M- D'1974 55.00
(mid-70's german 2nd print of  label-debut; windy,Chamber-arranged Avant-Jazz by Jazz Composers lady; feat. Michael Mantler, Gato Barbieri, Paul Motian, Julie Tippets...; FOC w/lyrics printed)
The Carla Bley Band I Hate To Sing (Watt) EX / M- D'1984 36.00
(mid-80's german orig. print of Avant-speckled Chamber-Jazz streams(w/vocals by Carla) feat. Michael Mantler, Steve Swallow, Earl McIntyre on tuba...; FOC;)
Musique Mecanique (Watt) EX / EX U.S.'1979 52.00
(late 70's U.S. orig. print of Avant-speckled Chamber-Jazz streams feat. Michael Mantler, Terry Adams, Roswell Rudd, Charlie Haden, Eugene Chadbourne on guitars...;)
Los Blues Volume One (United Artists) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1971 55.00
(orig. U.S. early 70's print of dynamic Jazz-Blues-Fusion piece w/ solid brass-blows, fuzz-guitar, swingin' organ grooves; band is a mexican (?) sextet; great cover of Aretha Franklin's "spirit in the dark" kindlin' a funky strive! The Traffic's "smiling
Brand X Do They Hurt? (Charisma) M- / M- D'1980 32.00
(german print of 5th album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture (yess, it hurts!)
Do They Hurt? (Charisma) EX / EX U.K.'1980 28.00
(U.K. print of 5th album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture; yes, it hurts!)
Livestock (Passport) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1977 28.00
(U.S. orig. print of 3rd album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Phil Collins and Morris Pert;)
Livestock (Charisma) M- / EX U.K.'1977 28.00
(U.K. orig. print of 3rd album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Phil Collins and Morris Pert;)
Livestock (Charisma) M- / EX D'1977 28.00
(german print of 3rd album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Phil Collins and Morris Pert;)
Masques (Charisma) EX / EX U.K.'1978 28.00
(U.K. print of 4th album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Morris Pert;)
Masques (Passport) EX / EX U.S.'1978 28.00
(U.S. print of 4th album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Morris Pert;)
Moroccan Roll (Passport) VG++ / EX U.S.'1977 28.00
(U.S. 2nd?) -print of 2nd album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture feat. Phil Collins & Morris Pert;)
Product (Charisma) EX / EX U.K.'1979 28.00
(U.K. print of 5th album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Morris Pert and Phil Collins;)
Product (Virgin) EX / VG++ D'1979 26.00
(german print of 5th album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture... feat. Morris Pert and Phil Collins;)
Unorthodox Behaviour (Charisma) VG++ / EX F'1976 24.00
(french orig. print of debut album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture..;)
Unorthodox Behaviour (Charisma) M- / M U.K.'1976 34.00
(british orig. print of debut album by this hi-tension Fusion-Jazz-Rock venture...;)
Brass Band Berner Oberland Various (Amos) SS / SS CH'1984 28.00
(orig. swiss print of native Brass-Band venture;)
The Brecker Brothers Back To Back (Arista) EX / EX U.S.'1976 38.00
(2nd album by hi-in-demand studio/session musicians;loungy Fusion moves w/Dave Sanborn on additional sax,Will Lee(e-bass 'n lead-vocs)),Ralph MacDonald,Steve Gadd...;FOC;)
Detente (Arista) M- / EX U.S.'1980 34.00
(orig. U.S. copy of Classic Fusion-Lounge thing by much in demand studio/ session musicians; incl. "don't get funny with my money")
Detente (Arista) M / M- U.S.'1980 38.00
(orig. U.S. copy of Classic Fusion-Lounge thing by much in demand studio/session musicians; incl. "don't get funny with my money")
Detente (Arista) SS / SS U.S.'1980 42.00
(still sealed (uncut!) orig. copy of Classic Fusion-Lounge thing by much in demand studio/session musicians; incl. "don't get funny with my money")
Don't Stop The Music (Arista) M- / M- U.S.'1977 38.00
(album #3 by hi-in-demand studio/session musicians; loungy Fusion moves w/Steve Khan, Lenny White, Will Lee, Ralph MacDonald, fine shape;)
Don't Stop The Music (Arista) EX / EX U.S.'1977 36.00
(album #3 by hi-in-demand studio/session musicians; loungy Fusion moves w/Steve Khan, Lenny White, Will Lee, Ralph MacDonald...;)
Heavy Metal Be-Bop (Arista) EX / EX U.S.'1978 34.00
(incl. "funky sea, funky dew")
Heavy Metal Be-Bop (Arista) M- / M- / Cc. U.S.'1978 42.00
(incl. "funky sea, funky dew")
Same (Arista) EX / VG++ U.S.'1975 Sold
(debut by hi-in-demand studio/session musicians; loungy Fusion moves w/Dave Sanborn on additional sax; Harvey Mason, Ralph MacDonald...;)
Same (Arista) EX / M- U.K.'1975 42.00
(debut by hi-in-demand studio/session musicians; loungy Fusion moves w/Dave Sanborn on additional sax; Harvey Mason, Ralph MacDonald...; orig. U.K. print)
Michael Brecker Same (MCA/Impulse!) EX / EX '1987 34.00
(80's solo-effort by famous studio/session saxophonist; w/Jack DeJohnette, Charlie Haden, Pat Metheney...; w/inner-sleeve;)
Brooklyn Dreams Sleepless Nights (Casablanca) M- / M- U.S.'1979 34.00
(late 70's U.S. release of Funky Fusion-Lounge moves; feat. in the line-up are Victor Feldman, Chuck Rainey, Lee Ritenour (on one track) ...w/inner-sleeve;)
The New Brubeck Quartet A Cut Above (Direct-Disk Labs) EX / M- U.S.'1978 85.00
(RARE U.S. print of direct-recorded Fusion/ Jazz-Rock double-set by Brubeck w/his sons! incl. an extended remake of his big hit "take five" w/solo/ theme played on keybaord/ synth/ moog; this is a special limited edition in khool FOC w/pages attached (on inside) covering the Brubeck story;)
Bill Bruford The Bruford Tapes (EG) EX / EX U.S.'1979 28.00
(late 70's solo-thing by YES-drummer;U.S. print;)
Feels Good To Me (Polydor) VG++ / VG++ D'1978 Sold
(late 70's solo-thing by YES-drummer; feat. Annette Peacock, Jeff Berlin, Kenny Wheeler, Alan Holdsworth; german print;)
Cornelius Bumpus A Clear View (Broadbeach) M- / EX U.S.'1981 42.00
(early 80's U.S. orig. release of relaxed West-Coast-Lounge grooves by tenor sax-man/vocalist; band backing feat. Michael McKevitt on guitar;)
Gary Burton A Genuine Tong Funeral (RCA) M / M- U.S.'1968 65.00
(orange label 2nd print of this 60's conceptual Jazz-piece w/theme on "emotions towards death" ...a rather dramatic work antecipating some Jazz Composers Orchestra excursions; feat. Carla Bley, Howard Johnson, Gato Barbieri, Mike Mantler, Steve Lacy, Larry Coryell, Steve Swallow, and a drummer that runs by the name of Lonesome Dragon(!) ...this "dark opera without words" has been written by Carla Bley; there's some fascinating oriental schemes poppin' up 'n Coryell cranks a psychedelic fuzz-guitar in parts;)
Throb (Atlantic) EX / VG++ U.S.'1969 55.00
(late 60's orig. print (in odd uni-pak-sleeve) of this fascinating Jazz-Rock piece led by vibist & pianist Burton; Jerry Hahn plays guitar, Richard Green (of Sea Train-fame!) on violin and he sure helps a big deal to make this a very special album! Steve Swallow (b) and Bill Goodwin (dr) ...Burton wrote the liner-notes;)
Gary Burton & Keith Jarrett Same (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1971 52.00
(early 70's U.S. release of collaboration between renowned vibist and later-to-become-famous pianist (Keith aslo plays soprano sax and e-piano here) Sam Brown on guitar, Steve Swallow on bass, Bill Goodwin on drums; ...some funky jam gettin' loose on the 8 minutes plus "the raven speaks" w/sax leads; mostly Jarrett compositions save "como en Vietnam" (7:02) which is by Steve Swallow;)
Sigi Bush Age Of Miracles (MPS) EX / EX D'1975 65.00
(Mid-70's orig. german release of dynamic Fusion/Jazz-Rock oeuvre by german bassist; Wolfgang Dauner on keyboards, Charlie Mariano on saxes plus Ed Kröger & Kasper Winding; all compositions by Busch;)
Donald Byrd Donald Byrd's Best (Blue Note) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'1976 42.00
(mid-70's orig. U.S. compilation-set containing "black byrd", "flight-time", "sky high", "street lady"...;)
Donald Byrd And 125th Street, N.Y.C.
Love Byrd (Elektra) EX / EX D'1981 38.00
(early 80's german release; drifty West-Coast Lounge w/vocs 'n strings arranged by Bill Purse & Isaac Hayes who also is in the line-up;)

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