Malcolm Jones

Malcolm Jones

Profile:
For the Scottish guitarist, bassist, multi-instrumentalist and member of Runrig use Malcolm Jones (2).
For the Blues Images bassist, use Malcolm Jones (7).


Record executive. In 1968 as an EMI A&R employee, it was suggested by Kingsley Ward and Malcolm Jones that Love Sculpture become a blues based rock band. Sessions began at EMI Abbey Road in July 1968 with Malcolm Jones and Kingsley Ward acting as producers. Also established the newly formed underground and progressive Harvest label at EMI.

Partial work history:
- economics graduate from Manchester University
- joins EMI in 1967 as a trainee manager
- 1968 EMI A&R employee
- helps establish the Harvest label
- around 1970 left EMI for Fly Records (3)
- Jan 1971 helped set up Fly Records (3) label
- Sept 1972 departed for Polydor, previously label manager for Cube Records (Cube was a sublabel for Fly Records (3))
- Oct 1972 becomes Polydor pop product manager
- Jan 1979 becomes international A&R Manager at CBS Records U.K. moving over from creative director of Rondor Music, and previously U.S. repertoire manager for Epic and associated labels
Sites:

Malcolm Jones Discography

Production

Love Sculpture Love Sculpture - Blues Helping (Album) Parlophone UK 1968 Sell This Version
R 5731 Love Sculpture Love Sculpture - Wang-Dang-Doodle(7") Parlophone R 5731 UK 1968 Sell This Version
2C 006-04155 M Love Sculpture Love Sculpture - Summertime(7", Single, Mic) Odeon 2C 006-04155 M France 1969 Sell This Version
NZP3359 Love Sculpture Love Sculpture - In The Land Of The Few / Shake Your Hips(7", Single) Parlophone NZP3359 New Zealand 1970 Sell This Version
Various Terrapin Various - Picnic - A Breath Of Fresh Air Harvest, EMI UK 1970 Sell This Version
Syd Barrett Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs (Album) Harvest Japan 1970 Sell This Version
Forest (4) Forest (4) - The Full Circle (Album) Harvest, Harvest France 1970 Sell This Version
Kevin Ayers And The Whole World Singing A Song In The Morning Kevin Ayers And The Whole World - Singing A Song In The Morning / Eleanor's Cake Which Ate Her (Single) Harvest UK 1970 Sell This Version
Various Various - Fillet Of Soul (Gold Soul Vol. 2) (Comp) Stax UK 1973 Sell This Version
Syd Barrett Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs / Barrett (Album, Comp) Harvest, Harvest US 1974 Sell This Version
Sandy Posey Sandy Posey - The Very Best Of Sandy Posey (Comp) Polydor Netherlands 1974 Sell This Version
2383 251 Various Various - Oop Shoop(LP, Comp) Polydor 2383 251 UK 1974 Sell This Version
The Crystals The Crystals - The Crystals Sing Their Greatest Hits (Comp) Phil Spector International UK 1975 Sell This Version
The J.B.'s The J.B.'s - Giving Up Food For Funk - The Best Of J.B.'s (Comp) Polydor Brazil 1975 Sell This Version
2307 007 Various Various - Yesterday's Hits Today(LP, Comp, Mono) Phil Spector International 2307 007 France 1975 Sell This Version
2307 004 Bob B. Soxx And The Blue Jeans Bob B. Soxx And The Blue Jeans - Bob B. Soxx And The Blue Jeans(LP, RE) Phil Spector International 2307 004 UK 1975 Sell This Version
Various Various - Disco PAR-R-RTY (Comp) Polydor Yugoslavia 1975 Sell This Version
2482 271 Various Various - Get Down With Spring - 14 Hunks Of Funk(LP, Comp) Polydor 2482 271 UK 1975 Sell This Version
EMS-67014~5 Syd Barrett If It's In You and 5 more… Syd Barrett - The Madcap Laughs / Barrett (2xLP, Album, Comp, Promo, Gat) Emi EMS-67014~5 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
Kevin Ayers Kevin Ayers - Odd Ditties (Comp) Harvest France 1976 Sell This Version
The Fatback Band The Fatback Band - The Best Of The Fatback Band (Comp) Spring Records, Polydor, Spring Records UK 1976 Sell This Version
Neil Sedaka That's When The Music Takes Me (Live) and 1 more… Neil Sedaka - Laughter And Tears: The Best Of Neil Sedaka Today (Comp, Album) Polydor Spain 1976 Sell This Version
SPELP 108 Neil Sedaka That's When The Music Takes Me (Live) and 1 more… Neil Sedaka - Laughter And Tears: The Best Of Neil Sedaka Today(LP, Comp) Polydor SPELP 108 UK 1976 Sell This Version
Dave Edmunds Dave Edmunds - Dave Edmunds, Rocker: Early Works 1968/1972 (Comp) Parlophone Germany 1977 Sell This Version
2391-312 Gloria Gaynor Gloria Gaynor - The Best Of(LP, Comp) Polydor 2391-312 UK 1977 Sell This Version