Session Recordings

2005:

Roger Beaujolais Quintet – ‘Sentimental’ released Oct on StayTuned Records.

Fairground Attraction – ‘Full House’ released Oct on Wienerworld Ltd. (DVD of gig in Hamburg 1989).

Tim Richards’ Great Spirit – ‘Epistrophy’ – released March on 33 Records. I play on all tracks except “Fish Wish”.

Juliet Kelly – ‘Delicious Chemistry’ released Sept on Chentiko Records. I’m on one track: “Searching For Clues”.

Guy Chambers – ‘Isis Project’ released June on Absolute. I’m on most tracks.

Break Reform – ‘Reformation’ released July on Abstract Blue Records. I’m on one track: “Nevermore”.

Natureboy – ‘Pages Turning’. I’m on several tracks.

Tommaso Starace – ‘Plays the Photos of Elliot Erwitt’. I’m on all tracks except two.

2004:

Don’t know why but there don’t appear to be any albums released this year with me on. I think there must be a mistake somewhere…..

2003:

Roger Beaujolais Quintet – ‘I’ll See You Tonight’ released March on StayTuned Records.

Fairground Attraction – ‘Kawasaki 02.07.89’ released Oct on BMG. Live album from 1989 tour of Japan.

Yolanda Quandt – ‘Passion For Duke’. I’m on a couple of tracks.

2002:

Tony Allen – ‘HomeCooking’ released September on Wrasse Records. I’m on one track: “Eparapo”.

Robert Plant – ‘Dreamland’ released June on Mercury Records. I’m on one track: “Morning Dew”.

Robert Plant – ‘Morning Dew’ – single released June on Mercury Records.

Bah Samba – ‘Bah Samba’ released June on Sony Records. I’m on one track: “Drifting”.

Mark Nevin – ‘The One I Love’ – single released April on Raresong Records. Another track from the album with extra tracks.

Mark Nevin – ‘The Mighty Dove’released Jan on Raresong Records. I’m on most tracks.

Mark Nevin – ‘The Mighty Dove’– single released Jan on Raresong Records. Track from the album inc. 2 specially recorded tracks that I’m on.

Colette O’Leary – ‘The Attic Room’. I’m on several tracks.

Butterfield 8 – ‘Butterfield 8’ released on Sartorial Records. I’m on most tracks. CD release of vinyl album ‘Blow’ from 1988 + some previously unreleased tracks.

Minika Green – ‘Grounded’ released on Vinyl Dream Records. I produced the album, co-wrote most of the tunes & played vibes & other instruments.

2001:

4 Hero – ‘Creating Patterns’ released Oct on Talking Loud Records.

Travis/Beaujolais Quartet – ‘Berlin Vibe’ released Sept on Symbol Records.

Ray Gelato – ‘The Ice Cream Man’ released July on Double Scoop Records. Includes 7 Chevalier Brothers tunes.

Mad Doctor X – ‘Chillonometry’ released July on Money Records. I’m on one track: “Golem”.

Grupo X – ‘X-Posure’ released June on Loft Recordings. I’m on two tracks: “Why?” & “The X-Factor”.

Terry Edwards presents ‘ONTOGENY No Fish is Too Weird For her Aquarium’ released May. Includes one track: “Thoughtforms” by Buttterfield 8.

2000:

Colin Vearncombe – Water On Snow released Oct on Nero Schwarz Records. I’m on one track: “Black Eyed Susan”.

Vibraphonic – ‘Acid Jazzizmsreleased Sept on StayTuned Records.

Soothsayers – ‘Lost World’. I’m on 4 tracks.

Soothsayers – ‘Lost World’ EP.

Unsung Heroes – ‘Unleashed’ on Scenario Records. I’m on one track.

Davide Mantovani – ‘Square One’ released May on StayTuned Records.

Omara Portuondo – ‘Buena Vista Social Club Presents’ released June on World Circuit Records. I’m on one track: “Canta lo Sentimental”.

G. S. Wellard Ensemble – ‘Tribute To Keezer’ . I’m on one track: “Proclamation”.

Likwid Biskit – ‘Substance’. 12″ single on People Records.

1999:

Roger Beaujolais Quintet – ‘For Old Times’ released on StayTuned Records.

Tim Richards’ Great Spirit – released October on 33 Records. I play on all tracks except “Off The Map” & “Up The Creek”.

Breakbeat Era – ‘Ultra Obscene’ released on XL records. I’m on several tracks.

Mark Nevin – ‘Insensitive Songwriter’ released May on Raresong Recordings. I’m on every track but “Queen Of Angels”.

Chevalier Brothers – ‘Live and Still! Jumping’. Reissue of first album including seven bonus tracks by Westside. First time on CD.

Raissa – “Raissa” on Universal Records. I’m on 2 tracks credited as the vibes man for some reason.

New Sector Movements – ‘Futuristic Dancer‘. 12″ single on People Records.

1998:

Alison Limerick – ‘Spirit Rising’ on X-ES Records. I’m on 1 track: “It’s Getting Better” which I also co-wrote with Alison Limerick. I produced “It’s Getting Better” & the a cappella version of “Where Love Lives”.

4 Hero – ‘Two Pages’ released on Talking Loud Records. I’m on 1 track: “The Action”.

Ed Motta – ‘Remixes & Aperitivos’ released (Brazil only) on Universal Records. I’m on one track: “A Flor Do Querer”.

Masami Tsuchiya – ‘Forest People’ on Cross/Polydor Records (Japan only). I’m on 8 tracks: “A Mid Summer Night’s Forest”, “Forest Angel”, “Rain Forest People”, “In a Tropical Forest”, “Mr Beaujolais Forest”, “The Day I Became the Forest”, “Goblin Forest” & “Rosemary”.

D Influence – ???????’ on Echo Records. I’m on 1 track: “I Got My Mind Made Up”.

‘The Shape of Things To Come’ compilation on People Records. I’m on ” ?” by New Sector Movements.

New Sector Movements – ‘Futuristic Dancer’. 12″ single on People Records.

The Amalgamation of Soundz – ‘Keyvan’s Paper‘. 12″ single on Dorado Records.

1997:

Shola Ama – ‘Much Love’ on Warner Records. I’m on one track: “All Mine”. For some reason I’m not mentioned on the album credits.

Vibraphonic – ‘On A Roll’ on Hollywood Records (US only).

Tony Remy – ‘Metamorphology’ on Alltone Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Close To Music” & “Blue Vibe”.

Sugizo – ‘Truth’ on Cross/Polydor (Japan only). I’m on 2 tracks: “Kind Of Blue” & “Deliver”.

1996:

Joseph Arthur – ‘Big City Secrets’ on Realworld Records. I’m on 2 tracks “Big City Secrets” & “Mercedes”.

Vibraphonic – ‘A Vibraphonic Christmas’ on Hollywood Records (US only).

Smoke No Bones – ‘Smoke No Bones’ released on One Drop Records. I’m on 4 tracks (all of which I co-wrote): “V-V-V-Vibes”, “Smokin’ Bones A No No”, “Lyrics & Vibes” & “Slow Winding”.

Jazz Percussion Ensemble – ‘All Bluff & Porterage II’ on FMR Records.

Earthling – ‘Blood Music EP’ on Cooltempo Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Soup Or No Soup” & “Infinite M.”.

Mazacote – ‘AC Especial’. 12″ single on Deep South Records. I co-wrote & produced the 2 tracks.

1995:

Vibraphonic – ‘Vibraphonic 2’ on Acid Jazz Records.

Ultramarine – ‘Bel Air’ on Blanco y Negro records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Welcome” & “Buena Vista”.

Soul Immigrants – ‘A Healthy Vibe For A Mood Worldwide’ on Saxology Records. I’m on 3 tracks: “Tension In The City”, “Tribe of Love” & “Half The World”.

Hiroshi Mikami – ‘Ego’ on RCA Records (Japan only). I’m on 4 tracks: “Here and Now”, “4 eyes 2 vision”, “Feeling Life” & “You Always Sleep Better Than Me”. Jim Preen – ‘Don’t Stare At The Celebrities’ I’m on 1 track: “Don’t Stare At The Celebrities”.

1994:

Fairground Attraction – ‘The Collection’ on BMG Records. I’m on 5 tracks: “A Smile In A Whisper”, “The Moon Is Mine”, “The Wind Knows My Name”, “Comedy Waltz”, “Allelujah” & “Clare”.

Melanie Williams – ‘Human Cradle’ on Columbia Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Walk Along Side” & “Not Enough”.

Alison Limerick – ‘With A Twist’ on Arista Records. I’m on 3 tracks: “Buck The System”, “Unique” & “Build You Love”. I co-wrote all 3 tunes with Alison Limerick & also co-produced “Build Your Love”.

Tony Remy – ‘Boof!’ on GRP Records. I’m on 6 tracks: “Boof!”, “Reginald Miller”, “Geraldine”, “Tro”, “Hazel’s Dream” & “It’s Been A Long Time”.

Blankey Jet City – ‘The Six’ on Toshiba/EMI Records (Japan only). I’m on one track: “Rude Boy”.

Vibraphonic – ‘Buck The System’. 12″ + CD” single released on Acid Jazz Records (Australia only).

Cloud Nine – ‘I Feel It’. 12″ & CD single released on Acid Jazz Records.

Jazz Percussion Ensemble – ‘All Bluff & Porterage’. 1993:

Kirsty MacColl – ‘Titanic Days’ on Virgin Records. I’m on one track: “Bad”.

The Beaujolais Band – ‘Talk, Talk & More Talk’ on Acid Jazz Records.

Corduroy – ‘High Havoc’ on Acid Jazz Records. I’m on one track: “Something In My Eye”.

Corduroy – “Something In My Eye”. 12″ + CD” single released on Acid Jazz Records.

Vibraphonic – ‘Vibraphonic’ on Acid Jazz Records. Vibraphonic – ‘Trust Me’. 12″ + CD” single released on Acid Jazz Records.

Kiss Of Life – ‘Searching For The Sun’ released on Ten Records. I’m on 1 track: “Only A Fool”.

Outside – ‘Almost In’ released on Dorado Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Kaleidoscopic Summer” & “Big City”. Outside – ‘Big City’. 12″ & CD single released on Dorado Records.

Cloud Nine – ‘Millennium’ on Acid Jazz Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Kinky Situation” & “I Feel It”.

1992:

Alison Limerick – ‘And Still I Rise’ on Arista Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Make It On My Own” & “The Difference Is You”.

‘Mo’ Jazz’ compilation from Acid Jazz Records featuring Soul Station track “Congalegre”.

Ray Gelato’s Giants Of Jive – ‘A Taste Of Gelato’ released on High Five Records. I’m on 4 tracks: “Ornithology/How High The Moon”, I’d Like To Eatcha”, “Harlem Nocturne” & “Night and Day”.

‘Pyrotechnics’ compilation on Blue Note/Technics Records. I’m on 2 tracks with Tony Remy: “Boof” & “Hazels Dream”.

Alison Limerick – ‘Make It On MY Own’. 12″ & CD single on Arista Records.

Mari Wilson – ‘I’m Coming Home’. 12″ & CD single released on Dino Records. I’m on one track: “Out Of The Blue”.

1991:

Sweetmouth (featuring Brian Kennedy) – ‘Goodbye To Songtown’ on BMG Records. I’m on 3 tracks: “Dangerous”, “I Know Why The Willow Weeps”, & “The Waltz Continues”.

Sweetmouth (featuring Brian Kennedy) – ‘Fear Is The Enemy Of Love’. 12″ & CD single released on BMG Records. I’m on 1 track: “Dangerous”.

Morrissey – ‘Kill Uncle’ on EMI Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Asian Rut” & “Sing Your Life”. For some reason I’m not mentioned in the album credits.

‘Totally Wired 6’ compilation from Acid Jazz Records featuring Vibraphonic track “I See You”. ‘Totally Wired 7’ compilation from Acid Jazz Records featuring Vibraphonic track “Believe In Me”.

‘Jazz’ compilation from Acid Jazz Records featuring Beaujolais Band track “Old Hat, New Hat”.

‘Acid Jazz – Collection 2’ compilation (US only) from Scotti Bros. Records featuring Vibraphonic track “I See You”.

‘The Soft Tones of Acid Jazz’ compilation (US only) from Scotti Bros. Records featuring Vibraphonic track “I See You”.

1990:

The Beaujolais Band – ‘Mind How You Go’ on Acid Jazz Records.

Fairground Attraction – ‘Ay Fond Kiss’ on BMG Records. I’m on one track: “Allelujah”.

Mary Coughlan – ‘Uncertain Pleasures’ on East West Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “A Leaf From A Tree” & “Red Ribbon”.

Blow Monkeys – ‘Springtime For The World’ released on BMG Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Vibe Alive”& “If You Love Somebody”.

Blow Monkeys – ‘Springtime For The World’. 4 track EP released on BMG Records. I’m on 1 track: “If You Love Somebody”.

Blow Monkeys – ‘Springtime For The World’. 12″ & CD single released on BMG Records. I’m on 1 track: “Vibe Alive”.

‘Totally Wired 4’ compilation from Acid Jazz Records featuring Beaujolais Band track “Ain’t No Sunshine”.

Fairground Attraction – ‘Walking After Midnight’. 12″ & CD single released on BMG Records. I’m on 2 tracks: live versions of “Comedy Waltz” & “Clare”.

1989:

Kit Packham & The Sudden Jump Band – ‘On The Sunny Side of The Street’ on Spotlite Records. I’m on several tracks.

1988:

Fairground Attraction – ‘The First of a Million Kisses’ on BMG Records. I’m on 7 tracks: “A Smile In A Whisper”, “The Wind Knows My Name”, “Comedy Waltz”, “The Moon Is Mine”, “Whispers”, “Allelujah” & “Falling Backwards”.

Fairground Attraction – ‘Perfect’. 12″ single on BMG Records. I’m on 1 track: “Falling Backwards”.

Fairground Attraction – ‘A Smile In A Whisper’. 7″ & 12″ single on BMG Records. I’m on 1 track: “A Smile In A Whisper”.

Chevalier Brothers – ‘Closets In The Cupboard’ released on Disques Cheval Records. I wrote several tunes.

Butterfield 8 – ‘Blow!’ on GoDiscs. I’m on most tracks. Butterfield 8 – ‘Watermelon Man’ 12″ single on GoDiscs.

1987:

Chevalier Brothers – ‘The Chevalier Brothers’ aka ‘Jump & Jive’. Released in the U.K. on Disques Cheval Records. Released in Japan on ‘Victor Records’, in Europe with different title : ‘Jump and Jive’ on WEA International. I wrote one track: “A Flash In The Pan”.

Chevalier Brothers – ‘Buona Sera’ 7″ and 12″ single on Magnet Records. I wrote the ‘B’ side “Shuffling The Cards”.

1986:

Chevalier Brothers – ‘Baby You’re Something Else’ 7″ and 12″ single on Disques Cheval Records.

1985:

Chevalier Brothers – ‘Live and Jumping’ recorded live March 1985. Released on Disques Cheval Records (UK). Also released on ‘Victor Records’ in Japan, ‘Disky Records’ in Holland and on ‘Genlyd Records’ in Denmark. All vinyl LP.

1984:

Chevalier Brothers – ‘I Like ‘Em Fat Like That’ 12″ & 7″ single on on Mean Records. I wrote the ‘B’ side “The Ice Cream Man”.

Chevalier Brothers – ‘Bar Tender’ 12″ 3 track single on Waterfront Records I wrote the ‘B’ side “On The Tip Of My Tongue”.

Bruce Foxton – ‘Touch Sensitive’ on Arista Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “It Makes Me Wonder” & “Trying To Forget You”.

Bruce Foxton – ‘It Makes Me Wonder’ 12″ & 7″ single on Arista Records. ‘Live In London’ compilation on Ace Records. I’m on 2 tracks with the Chevalier Brothers: “Five Guys Named Moe” & “Jumpin’ At The Woodside”.

Bonk – ‘Car Jam’. 7″ & 12″ single on Ensign Records.

1983:

David Knopfler – ‘Release’ on Paris Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Soul Kissing” & “Come To Me”. David Knopfler – ‘Soul Kissing’ on Paris Records. I’m on 2 tracks: “Soul Kissing” & “Come To Me”.

1982:

The Weatherman – ‘Life!’ 12″ single on Pre Records. I’m on “On The Borderline”.

There was also a concert video released on the ‘Dubious’ label DUB3, filmed in April ’85. The first LP ‘Live and Jumping’ plus seven jumping bonus tracks has now been reissued on CD by Westside Records WESA 816.