Keith Harwood

Keith Harwood

Profile:
Engineer. Keith Harwood (1940 – September 3, 1977) was a recording engineer, most notable for his work at Olympic Studios with such musicians as David Bowie (on Diamond Dogs in 1974), the The Pretty Things and Ron Wood. Harwood collaborated on engineering the Rolling Stones albums It's Only Rock 'N Roll (1974) and Black And Blue (1976) with brothers Andy Johns and Glyn Johns, respectively. He also engineered a number of Led Zeppelin albums, including Houses Of The Holy (1973), Physical Graffiti (1975) and Presence (1976).

In 1977, Harwood had been engineering the New York mixing sessions for the Rolling Stones' Love You Live at Olympic Studios in London, England. On his way home from the sessions, he fell asleep at the wheel as a result of exhaustion. His use of heroin might have impaired his abilities as well. His car went off the South London road in Queens Ride, Barnes, and into a tree, killing him instantly. The Rolling Stones dedicated Love You Live to the memory of Harwood. Marc Bolan died in a car accident at the same location two weeks later.
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Keith Harwood Discography

Remix

MCA-9244~45 Wishbone Ash Wishbone Ash - Live Dates (Album) MCA Records MCA-9244~45 Japan 1973 Sell This Version
XBLY 920 438 Memphis Slim Memphis Slim - Very Much Alive And In Montreux(LP, Album) Barclay XBLY 920 438 France 1973 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

none Wild Youth, Gay Marines, Ultra White Lovers, Jif Jif Red Wild Youth, Gay Marines, Ultra White Lovers, Jif Jif Red - Live Cassettes 1979-87(CD, Album, Comp, Ltd) Retrobution Records none UK 2016 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

KSBS 2068, KSBS-2068 Stories Down Town Blooze (as Harwood) Stories - About Us(LP, Album, RP, Mon) Kama Sutra, Kama Sutra KSBS 2068, KSBS-2068 US 1973 Sell This Version

Production

EKS-75067 Dennis Coulson Dennis Coulson - Dennis Coulson (Album) Elektra EKS-75067 US 1973 Sell This Version
CPL2-0771 David Bowie David Bowie - David Live (Album) RCA Victor CPL2-0771 South Africa 1974 Sell This Version
SS-2447, XB-01003 デビッド・ボウイー* Suffragette City = サフラゲット・シティ デビッド・ボウイー* - ヤング・アメリカン = Young Americans (Single) RCA, RCA SS-2447, XB-01003 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
K 16644, WB 6579 Winners' Circle* Winners' Circle* - Born A Star(7", Single) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records K 16644, WB 6579 UK 1975 Sell This Version
ILPS 9397 Automatic Man Automatic Man - Automatic Man (Album) Island Records ILPS 9397 US 1976 Sell This Version
PL-42993 David Bowie David Bowie - David Bowie At The Tower Philadelphia(LP, Album, RE) RCA, RCA BV Holland PL-42993 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
none Winners' Circle* Winners' Circle* - Born A Star(12", Single, Sin) Warner Bros. Records none UK Unknown Sell This Version

Technical

RS 6384 Family (6) Family (6) - A Song For Me (Album) Reprise Records RS 6384 US 1970 Sell This Version
6360023 Gravy Train Gravy Train - Gravy Train (Album) Vertigo 6360023 New Zealand 1970 Sell This Version
UAS 29157 Reg King Reg King - Reg King (Album) United Artists Records UAS 29157 UK 1971 Sell This Version
6360 051 Gravy Train Gravy Train - (A Ballad Of) A Peaceful Man (Album) Vertigo 6360 051 UK 1971 Sell This Version
Nº 121 384 Daydé* Daydé* - Mamy Blue (Single) Riviera (3), Riviera (3) Nº 121 384 France 1971 Sell This Version
DL 75299 English Gypsy* English Gypsy* - English Gypsy (Album) Decca DL 75299 US 1971 Sell This Version
XBLY 80 432 U, 80 432 Rex Foster With Don* & Merrily* Rex Foster With Don* & Merrily* - Roads Of Tomorrow(LP, Album) Barclay, Barclay XBLY 80 432 U, 80 432 France 1971 Sell This Version
MAM-AS 1005 Fuzzy Duck Fuzzy Duck - Fuzzy Duck (Album, Single) MAM MAM-AS 1005 UK 1971 Sell This Version
EPC 64729 Tranquility (3) Tranquility (3) - Tranquility (Album) Epic EPC 64729 UK 1972 Sell This Version
KC 31750 Mott The Hoople Mott The Hoople - All The Young Dudes (Album) Columbia KC 31750 US 1972 Sell This Version
2310160 Juicy Lucy Juicy Lucy - Pieces(LP) Polydor 2310160 South Africa 1972 Sell This Version
KZ 31901 Glencoe Glencoe - Glencoe(LP, Album) Great Western Gramophone KZ 31901 US 1972 Sell This Version
AMLS 64342 Humble Pie Humble Pie - Smokin' (Album) A&M Records AMLS 64342 UK 1972 Sell This Version
K 46169 Sunshine (23) Sunshine (23) - Sunshine(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records K 46169 UK 1972 Sell This Version