Bob James ‎– Heads

Tappan Zee Records ‎– PC 34896, Columbia ‎– PC 34896
Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold

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A1 Heads
Bass – Alphonso JohnsonClavinet, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Piano, Synthesizer [Oberheim Polyphonic], Bells [Oberheim Polyphonic Tinkle Bells] – Bob JamesDrums – Steve GaddWritten-By – Bob James
A2 We're All Alone
Bass – Alphonso JohnsonDrums – Steve GaddElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Piano, Synthesizer [Oberheim Polyphonic] – Bob JamesKeyboards [Acoustic Rhythm] – Richard TeeVibraphone [Vibes] – Michael Mainieri*Written-By – Boz Scaggs
A3 I'm In You
Alto Saxophone – Dave Sanborn*Bass – Will LeeDrums – Alan Schwartzberg*Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Synthesizer [Oberheim Polyphonic, Arp Odyssey], Clavinet – Bob JamesGuitar – Jeff Layton, Jeff MironovWritten-By – Peter Frampton
B1 Night Crawler
Alto Saxophone – Dave Sanborn*Electric Guitar – Eric GaleElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Synthesizer [Oberheim Polyphonic] – Bob JamesWritten-By – Bob James
B2 You Are So Beautiful
Guitar – Eric GalePiano – Bob JamesSoprano Saxophone – Grover Washington, Jr.Vocals – Gwen Guthrie, Lani Groves, Patti Austin, Vivian CherryWritten-By – Billy Preston, Bruce Fisher
B3 One Loving Night
Alto Saxophone – Dave Sanborn*Arranged By, Adapted By – Bob JamesPiano, Harpsichord – Bob JamesRecorder [Sopranino] – George MargeTenor Saxophone – Grover Washington, Jr.Written-By – Henry Purcell

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This Canadian version uses "Side 1" and "Side 2" on labels.
The Canadian version that uses "Heads" and "Tails" on labels is here.

B1 timing is 6:19 on label and 6:17 inside gatefold
B2 timing is 6:47 on label and 6:50 inside gatefold

On back cover:
© 1977 CBS Inc. ℗ 1977 Tappan Zee Records, Inc.

Inside gatefold:
Recorded at Media Sound, Sound Mixers and A&R Studios, New York City
Dates: May through September 1977
A Tappan Zee Record

Publishers inside gatefold:
A1: DeShufflin Inc. Worldwide Administration by Wayward Music, Inc.
A2: Boz Scaggs Music
A3: Almo Music Corp. Fram-Dee Music Ltd.
B1: DeShufflin Inc. Worldwide Administration by Wayward Music, Inc.
B2: Almo Music Corp. Irving Music Inc.
B3: DeShufflin Inc. Worldwide Administration by Wayward Music, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (A1, A3 to B3): ASCAP
  • Rights Society (B2): BMI
  • Other (spine): Shorewood logo
  • Matrix / Runout (A label): AL 34896
  • Matrix / Runout (B label): BL 34896
  • Matrix / Runout (A runout etched): AL-34896-1A-2G:
  • Matrix / Runout (B runout etched): BL-34896-1A-2G:

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
JC 34896, 34896 Bob James Heads(LP, Album) Tappan Zee Records, Columbia JC 34896, 34896 US 1977 Sell This Version
PC 34896, 34896 Bob James Heads(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Tappan Zee Records, Columbia PC 34896, 34896 US Unknown Sell This Version
DNW 2053 Bob James Heads(LP, Album) Tappan Zee Records DNW 2053 South Africa 1977 Sell This Version
VICJ-61197 Bob James Heads(CD, Album, RE) Tappan Zee Records VICJ-61197 Japan 2004 Sell This Version
CDCBS 82261 Bob James Heads(CD, Album) CBS CDCBS 82261 Europe Unknown Sell This Version