Blood, Sweat & Tears* ‎– No Sweat

Columbia ‎– KC 32180, Harmony (4) ‎– HC 15045
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Roller Coaster
Arranged By, Clavinet – Larry WillisGuitar [Solo] – George Wadenius*Percussion – Jimmy MeaulenRhythm Guitar – Steve KatzTrumpet [Second] – Chuck WinfieldWritten-By – Mark James (4)
A2 Save Our Ship
Alto Flute [Solo] – Lou Marini, Jr.*Arranged By [Horns] – Tom MaloneArranged By [Strings, Horns], Conductor, Synthesizer [Arp] – Paul BuckmasterBacking Vocals – Bobby Colomby, Joshie Armstead*, Maeretha Stewart, Valerie SimpsonProgrammed By [Arp Synthesizer] – Dave Hentschel*Written-By – Cynthia WeilWritten-By, Arranged By [Rhythm Section], Backing Vocals – George Wadenius*
A3 Django (An Excerpt)
Acoustic Guitar [Solo] – George Wadenius*Arranged By, Electric Piano [Solo] – Larry WillisWritten-By – John Lewis (2)
A4 Rosemary
Arranged By – Dave BargeronWritten-By – Randy Newman
A5 Song For John
Backing Vocals – Bobby Colomby, George Wadenius*Flugelhorn [Solo] – Lew SoloffProgrammed By [Moog Synthesizer] – Jimmy Robinson (5), Bob Margoloff*Synthesizer [Moog] – Larry WillisWritten-By, Arranged By, Soprano Saxophone [Solo] – Lou Marini, Jr.*
A6 Almost Sorry
Arranged By [Horns], Flute [Solo] – Lou Marini, Jr.*Backing Vocals – Bobby Colomby, Joshie Armstead*, Maeretha Stewart, Valerie SimpsonCongas – Frank RicottiGuitar [Solo], Backing Vocals – George Wadenius*Programmed By [Arp Synthesizer] – Ken ScottSynthesizer [Arp], Trumpet [Solo] – Tom MaloneTrombone [Solo], Tambourine – Dave BargeronTrumpet [Leslie Solo] – Lew SoloffWritten-By – Doug Lubahn, Jeff Kent
B1 Back Up Against The Wall
Arranged By – Blood, Sweat And TearsBacking Vocals – Jerry FisherBass [Fender] – Tom MaloneRhythm Guitar – Jim FielderWritten-By – Buddy Buie, J.R. Cobb*
B2 Hip Pickles
Bass Trombone [Solo] – Dave BargeronWritten-By, Arranged By – Lou Marini, Jr.*
B3 My Old Lady
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor, Synthesizer [Arp] – Paul BuckmasterBacking Vocals – Jerry FisherProgrammed By [Arp Synthesizer] – Dave Hentschel*Soprano Saxophone [Solo] – Lou Marini, Jr.*Written-By – Cynthia WeilWritten-By, Arranged By [Rhythm Section] – George Wadenius*
B4 Empty Pages
Arranged By – Tom MaloneBacking Vocals – Jerry FisherClavinet – Larry WillisGuitar [Solo], Percussion – George Wadenius*Percussion – Steve TyrellWritten-By – Jim Capaldi, Steve Winwood
B5 Mary Miles
Arranged By – Larry WillisFrench Horn, Flugelhorn – Chuck WinfieldWritten-By – Michael Rabon*
B6 Inner Crisis
Guitar [Solo], Voice [Solo] – George Wadenius*Percussion – Frank RicottiProgrammed By [Arp Synthesizer], Synthesizer [Arp] – Dave Hentschel*Written-By, Arranged By, Piano [Acoustic Intro] – Larry Willis

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  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Backing VocalsGeorge Wadenius*
  • Artwork By [Cover Design] – John Berg
  • Bass [Fender], Rhythm GuitarJim Fielder
  • Drums, Percussion, Backing VocalsBobby Colomby
  • Engineer [Recording]Ralph Moss
  • Flute, Piccolo Flute, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Alto FluteLou Marini, Jr.*
  • Lead Vocals, Backing VocalsJerry Fisher
  • Mixed ByKen Scott, Ralph Moss (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B2, B4)
  • Mixed By [Assistant]Ted Sharp
  • Photography – Horn/Griner
  • Piano [Acoustic], Electric Piano, Clavinet, Organ, Synthesizer [Moog]Larry Willis
  • ProducerSteve Tyrell
  • Recorded By [Recordist]Lou Waxman
  • Trombone [Tenor], Bass TromboneDave Bargeron
  • Trumpet [First], Flugelhorn [First]Lew Soloff
  • Trumpet [Second], Flugelhorn [Second], Trombone [Tenor], Flute, Bass [Fender], Tenor Saxophone, Alto FluteTom Malone


Gatefold sleeve. Comes with info sheet.

"This album is dedicated to George Brewer."

Recorded at Electric Lady Studios, New York City, and Trident Studios, London.

(C)1973 CBS, Inc./(P)1973 CBS, Inc.
Manufactured by Columbia Records/CBS, Inc.

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  • Matrix / Runout: HC15045-S1/HC15045-S2

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
KC 32180 Blood, Sweat & Tears* No Sweat(LP, Album, Gat) Columbia KC 32180 US 1973 Sell This Version
65275, KC 32180 Blood, Sweat & Tears* No Sweat(LP, Album, Gat) CBS, Columbia 65275, KC 32180 UK 1973 Sell This Version
S 65275 E Blood, Sweat & Tears* No Sweat(LP, Album, Gat) CBS S 65275 E Spain 1973 Sell This Version
WOU 2180 Blood, Sweat & Tears* No Sweat(CD) Wounded Bird Records WOU 2180 US 2005 Sell This Version
KC 32180 Blood, Sweat & Tears* No Sweat(LP, Album, Gat) Columbia KC 32180 Canada 1973 Sell This Version