Erik Jacobsen

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b. May 19, 1940, Oak Park, Illinois (USA)

American record producer, song publisher and artist manager. He is best known for his work in the 1960s with Tim Hardin, The Lovin' Spoonful, The Charlatans, Sopwith Camel, and later with Norman Greenbaum and Chris Isaak.

In high school he played the tuba and sousaphone. Later, at Oberlin College he began playing bluegrass style banjo and by his senior year, took over leadership of the Oberlin bluegrass band, The Plumb Creek Boys. After graduation in 1962, he formed The Knob Lick Upper 10,000, with Dwain Story and Pete Childs.
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Erik Jacobsen Discography Tracks

Vocals

Erik Jacobsen - The Introduction Of Knob Lick Upper 10,000 album art Knob Lick Upper 10,000 Knob Lick Upper 10,000 - The Introduction Of Knob Lick Upper 10,000 (Album) Mercury US 1963 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Erik Jacobsen - The Introduction Of Knob Lick Upper 10,000 album art Knob Lick Upper 10,000 Knob Lick Upper 10,000 - The Introduction Of Knob Lick Upper 10,000 (Album) Mercury US 1963 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - Workout!!! album art Knob Lick Upper 10,000 Knob Lick Upper 10,000 - Workout!!! (Album) Mercury US 1963 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Erik Jacobsen - Every Minute Of Every Day album art MFQ* That's Alright With Me (as Jacobsen) MFQ* - Every Minute Of Every Day (Single) Warner Bros. Records US 1965 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - You Didn't Have To Be So Nice / My Gal album art The Lovin' Spoonful My Gal (as Jacobsen) The Lovin' Spoonful - You Didn't Have To Be So Nice / My Gal (Single) Kama Sutra, Kama Sutra US 1965 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - A Song Will Rise album art Peter, Paul And Mary* The Cuckoo (as Jacobsen) Peter, Paul And Mary* - A Song Will Rise (Album) Warner Bros. Records France 1965 Sell This Version
45-1001 Erik Jacobsen - A Little Lovin' album art Dwain Story A Little Lovin' Dwain Story - A Little Lovin'(7", Single) Stallion 45-1001 US 1965 Sell This Version
45-9718 Erik Jacobsen - Tweedlee Dum's Drive-In album art Gabriel & The Teenage Choir Gabriel & The Teenage Choir - Tweedlee Dum's Drive-In(7", Single) RCA Victor 45-9718 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
KEP 302 Erik Jacobsen - Summer In The City album art The Lovin' Spoonful My Gal (as Jacobsen) The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City(7", EP) Kama Sutra KEP 302 UK 1966 Sell This Version
D-4042 Erik Jacobsen - The Sound Of Summer Showers / Ashes Have Turned album art Jerry Yester The Sound Of Summer Showers Jerry Yester - The Sound Of Summer Showers / Ashes Have Turned(7", Single, Promo) Dunhill D-4042 US 1967 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - Cheapo-Cheapo Productions Presents Real Live album art John Sebastian My Gal John Sebastian - Cheapo-Cheapo Productions Presents Real Live (Album) Reprise Records US 1971 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - Tarzana Kid album art John Sebastian Harpoon (as E. Jacobsen) John Sebastian - Tarzana Kid (Album) Reprise Records Canada 1974 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - Welcome Back album art John Sebastian John Sebastian - Welcome Back (Album) Reprise Records Germany 1976 Sell This Version
WB 56812 Erik Jacobsen - Tazmanian Devils album art The Tazmanian Devils Music (as Jacobsen) and 3 more… The Tazmanian Devils - Tazmanian Devils(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records WB 56812 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
DLEP001 Erik Jacobsen - Live album art Tazmanian Devils* Music (as E. Jacobsen) Tazmanian Devils* - Live(12", EP) Dublab Records DLEP001 US 1982 Sell This Version
OSCD 8873 Erik Jacobsen - The Skyliners' Greatest Hits album art The Skyliners Warm (as Jacobsen) The Skyliners - The Skyliners' Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Original Sound OSCD 8873 US 1986 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - Pink, Purple, Yellow & Red album art The Sorrows My Gal (as Jacobsen) The Sorrows - Pink, Purple, Yellow & Red (Comp) Bam-Caruso Records UK 1987 Sell This Version
290 120 Erik Jacobsen - Summer In The City album art Lovin' Spoonful* My Gal (Poor Girl) (as Jacobsen) Lovin' Spoonful* - Summer In The City(CD, Comp) Castle Communications, Ariola Express 290 120 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
75517-49518-2 Erik Jacobsen - The Complete Kama Sutra Singles Volume One album art Various My Gal (as Jacobsen) Various - The Complete Kama Sutra Singles Volume One(CD, Comp) Kama Sutra, BMG Direct, RCA Special Products, Buddah Records 75517-49518-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
74465 99730 2 Erik Jacobsen - Do You Believe In Magic album art The Lovin' Spoonful My Gal (as Jacobsen) The Lovin' Spoonful - Do You Believe In Magic(CD, Album, RE, RM) Buddha Records, Kama Sutra 74465 99730 2 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
EDSG 8039 Erik Jacobsen - John B. Sebastian + Four Of Us + Tarzana Kid + Welcome Back + BBC In Concert 1970 album art John Sebastian Harpoon John Sebastian - John B. Sebastian + Four Of Us + Tarzana Kid + Welcome Back + BBC In Concert 1970(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V) Edsel Records EDSG 8039 Europe 2014 Sell This Version
VSCD3950 (DMCY-30622) Erik Jacobsen - The Best Of The Modern Folk Quartet From 1963 to 1995 album art MFQ* That’s Alright With Me MFQ* - The Best Of The Modern Folk Quartet From 1963 to 1995(2xHDCD, Comp, Mono, Ltd, RM) Vivid Sound VSCD3950 (DMCY-30622) Japan 2016 Sell This Version
MGD-17 Erik Jacobsen - Mercury Presents Hootenanny album art Various The Cuckoo Various - Mercury Presents Hootenanny(LP, Comp, Mono, Promo) Mercury MGD-17 US Unknown Sell This Version

Production

Erik Jacobsen - Do You Believe In Magic album art The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - Do You Believe In Magic (Single) Kama Sutra US 1965 Sell This Version
Erik Jacobsen - Do You Believe In Magic album art The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - Do You Believe In Magic (Album) Kama Sutra US 1965 Sell This Version