Various ‎– California Soul

Label:
Warner Bros. Records ‎– PRO 621
Format:
2 × Vinyl, 7", 33 ⅓ RPM, EP, Promo, Gatefold
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Record I
A1 Dionne Warwick World Of My Dreams
Written-By – Linda Creed, Thom Bell
3:29
A2 The Staple Singers Let's Do It Again
Written-By – Curtis Mayfield
3:28
B1 Graham Central Station Your Love
Written-By – Larry Graham
3:18
B2 Ashford & Simpson It'll Come, It'll Come, It'll Come
Written-By – Ashford & Simpson
2:53
B3 Alice Coltrane Wisdom Eye
Written-By – Alice Coltrane
3:07
Record II
C1 David Newman* Shiki
Written-By – Bill Fisher*
3:57
C2 George Benson Breezin'
Written-By – Bobby Womack
5:19
D1 David Sandborn* Butterfat
Written-By – S. Kahn*
3:02
D2 LeRoy Hutson Never Know What You Can Do (Give It A Try)
Written-By – D. Hagan*, L. Hutson*
3:57
D3 Al Jarreau We Got By
Written-By – Al Jarreau
3:32

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Notes

Full title on cover: "California Soul - New York City - Beacon Theatre Feb 26 27 28 29"
Promotional item, issued to patrons of New York's Beacon Theatre during "California Soul" concerts of Feb. 26 - 29, 1976 which were presented by Ron Delsener and Warner Bros. Records
Comes with 16-page booklet with 1-page profiles of the following soul and jazz acts, with dates on which they played in parentheses:
- The Staple Singers (Feb. 26)
- Ashford & Simpson (Feb. 26)
- David "Fathead" Newman (Feb. 29)
- Graham Central Station (Feb. 27)
- LeRoy Hutson (Feb. 27)
- First Choice (Feb. 27; did not appear on either record)
- Impressions (Feb. 28; did not appear on either record)
- Dionne Warwick (Feb. 28)
- Al Jarreau (Feb. 28)
- George Benson (Feb. 29)
- Alice Coltrane (Feb. 29)
- Pat Martino (Feb. 29; did not appear on either record)
- David Sanborn (Feb. 29)

- David "Fathead" Newman credited as David Newman in booklet and on Record II, Side I center label
- David Sanborn's name misspelled "Sandborn" on Record II, Side II center label
- Songwriting credits taken from inside gatefold, were not on center labels

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A side deadwax): p(stamped/inverted) PRO-#621 - 41326-1 XXRECORD #1.(scribed)
  • Matrix / Runout (B side deadwax): p(stamped/inverted) PRO#621- 41327-XXRECORD#1(scribed)
  • Matrix / Runout (C side deadwax - scribed): PRO-#621- 41328-1 XXRECORD #2
  • Matrix / Runout (D side deadwax - scribed): PRO#621- 41329-1 RECORD #2 .

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