Erik Jacobsen

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

Vocals

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

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
Knob Lick Upper 10,000 Knob Lick Upper 10,000 - Workout!!! (Album) Mercury US 1963 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

MFQ* That's Alright With Me (as Jacobsen) MFQ* - Every Minute Of Every Day (Single) Warner Bros. Records US 1965 Sell This Version
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
Peter, Paul And Mary* The Cuckoo (as Jacobsen) Peter, Paul And Mary* - A Song Will Rise (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1965 Sell This Version
45-1001 Dwain Story A Little Lovin' Dwain Story - A Little Lovin'(7", Single) Stallion 45-1001 US 1965 Sell This Version
KEP 302 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
45-9718 Gabriel & The Teenage Choir Gabriel & The Teenage Choir - Tweedlee Dum's Drive-In(7", Single) RCA Victor 45-9718 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
D-4042 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
John Sebastian My Gal John Sebastian - Cheapo-Cheapo Productions Presents Real Live (Album) Reprise Records US 1971 Sell This Version
John Sebastian Harpoon (as E. Jacobsen) John Sebastian - Tarzana Kid (Album) Reprise Records New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
John Sebastian John Sebastian - Welcome Back (Album) Reprise Records Germany 1976 Sell This Version
WB 56812 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 Tazmanian Devils* Music (as E. Jacobsen) Tazmanian Devils* - Live(12", EP) Dublab Records DLEP001 US 1982 Sell This Version
OSCD 8873 The Skyliners Warm (as Jacobsen) The Skyliners - The Skyliners' Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Original Sound OSCD 8873 US 1986 Sell This Version
The Sorrows My Gal (as Jacobsen) The Sorrows - Pink, Purple, Yellow & Red (Comp) Bam-Caruso Records UK 1987 Sell This Version
290 120 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 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
MGD-17 Various The Cuckoo Various - Mercury Presents Hootenanny(LP, Comp, Promo, Mono) Mercury MGD-17 US Unknown Sell This Version

Production

The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - Do You Believe In Magic (Single) Kama Sutra US 1965 Sell This Version
The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - Do You Believe In Magic (Album) Kama Sutra US 1965 Sell This Version
The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - You Didn't Have To Be So Nice / My Gal (Single) Kama Sutra, Kama Sutra US 1965 Sell This Version
KAS 200 The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City(7", Single, Sol) Kama Sutra KAS 200 UK 1966 Sell This Version
The Lovin' Spoonful The Lovin' Spoonful - Nashville Cats / Full Measure (Single) Kama Sutra US 1966 Sell This Version