Profile:
Lou Reizner (born Chicago 1934, died London 26 June 1977) was a record producer, A&R executive and head of Mercury Records European operations. As a producer, he is perhaps best known for Rod Stewart's first two solo albums, for the orchestral version of The Who's rock opera Tommy, and Rick Wakeman's Journey to the Centre of the Earth. As an A&R executive, he signed Van der Graaf Generator and arranged a US deal for David Bowie. He had one child, Claudia Collingbourne.
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Lou Reizner - Richard Cocciante album art Richard Cocciante* Richard Cocciante* - Richard Cocciante (Album) RCA Victor US 1976 Sell This Version

Vocals

GEM 120 Lou Reizner - Sentimental Mister Lou (Manhattan Blues) album art Lou Reizner Lou Reizner - Sentimental Mister Lou (Manhattan Blues)(10") G.E.M. GEM 120 France Unknown Sell This Version
P. 3 Lou Reizner - Jesse James  album art Lou Reizner Lou Reizner - Jesse James (7") Nuova Enigmistica Tascabile, Corrado Tedeschi Editore P. 3 Italy Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

CAM 200, CAM-200 Lou Reizner - Piccolo, Saxo And A Little Story Of A Big Orchestra album art André Popp Et Son Orchestre André Popp Et Son Orchestre - Piccolo, Saxo And A Little Story Of A Big Orchestra(LP, Album, Mono) Mercury, Mercury CAM 200, CAM-200 US 1961 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - A Third Of A Lifetime album art Three Man Army Three Man Army - A Third Of A Lifetime (Album, MiniAlbum) Pegasus (3), Pegasus (3) US 1971 Sell This Version
MAG 28 Lou Reizner - I Hit The Jackpot album art The Ace Of Spades (2) Sweeter Than Honey (as Rizener) The Ace Of Spades (2) - I Hit The Jackpot(7", Single, Promo) Magnet (2) MAG 28 UK 1975 Sell This Version
RTL 2025 Lou Reizner - Black Joy:  22 Hits From Original Soundtrack Of The Film album art Various Dance With Me (as Reizner) Various - Black Joy: 22 Hits From Original Soundtrack Of The Film(LP, Comp) Ronco RTL 2025 UK 1977 Sell This Version
7N 46025 Lou Reizner - Lightning Strikes Again album art Real Thing* Dance With Me (as L. Reizner) Real Thing* - Lightning Strikes Again(7") PYE Records 7N 46025 UK 1977 Sell This Version
550 740-2 Lou Reizner - You To Me Are Everything album art The Real Thing The Real Thing - You To Me Are Everything(CD, Comp) Spectrum Music (2) 550 740-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - Children Of The Ghetto - The Pye Anthology album art The Real Thing Dance With Me (as Reizner) The Real Thing - Children Of The Ghetto - The Pye Anthology (Comp) Sequel Records, Castle Music UK 1999 Sell This Version
CMEDD1581 Lou Reizner - It's The Real Thing: The Singles Collection album art The Real Thing Dance With Me (as Reizner) The Real Thing - It's The Real Thing: The Singles Collection(2xCD, Comp) Castle Music CMEDD1581 UK 2006 Sell This Version
CRSEGBOX050 Lou Reizner - I'm A Freak 2 Baby (A Further Journey Through The British Heavy Psych And Hard Rock Underground Scene: 1968-73) album art Various Daze (as Reizner) Various - I'm A Freak 2 Baby (A Further Journey Through The British Heavy Psych And Hard Rock Underground Scene: 1968-73)(3xCD, Comp) Grapefruit Records CRSEGBOX050 UK 2019 Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

Lou Reizner - All This And World War II album art Various Various - All This And World War II (Album, Comp) Warner Bros. Records Germany 1976 Sell This Version
TPDVD191 Lou Reizner - The Beatles And World War II album art Various Various - The Beatles And World War II(DVD-V, Comp + 2xCD, Comp) Gonzo Multimedia TPDVD191 US 2016 Sell This Version

Production

Lou Reizner - Frankie And Johnny / Dearest album art The Mus-Twangs The Mus-Twangs - Frankie And Johnny / Dearest Smash Records (4) US 1961 Sell This Version
AA-781 Lou Reizner - Forgotten Dreams / Little Everyday Things album art Kal David And The Exceptions* Kal David And The Exceptions* - Forgotten Dreams / Little Everyday Things(7", Single) Ardore AA-781 US 1961 Sell This Version
CAM 200, CAM-200 Lou Reizner - Piccolo, Saxo And A Little Story Of A Big Orchestra album art André Popp Et Son Orchestre André Popp Et Son Orchestre - Piccolo, Saxo And A Little Story Of A Big Orchestra(LP, Album, Mono) Mercury, Mercury CAM 200, CAM-200 US 1961 Sell This Version
935 X Lou Reizner - Will You Love Me Tomorrow album art The Classmates (7) The Classmates (7) - Will You Love Me Tomorrow(7", Promo) Stacy Records 935 X US 1962 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - You Won't Believe Your Ears album art Wes Harrison Wes Harrison - You Won't Believe Your Ears (Album) Philips, Philips Canada 1963 Sell This Version
CAM 202, CAM-202 Lou Reizner - Around The World With Piccolo & Saxo album art Captain Adventure / Andre Popp Captain Adventure / Andre Popp - Around The World With Piccolo & Saxo(LP, Album) Captain Adventure, Mercury CAM 202, CAM-202 US 1964 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - I Can't Stop Myself / Mother May I album art Lemme B.Good Lemme B.Good - I Can't Stop Myself / Mother May I (Single) Mercury, Mercury US 1965 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - Wait For The Dawn / Love You So album art The Robin Hoods The Robin Hoods - Wait For The Dawn / Love You So (Single) Mercury US 1965 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - The Sun Is Cold album art Bobby Whiteside Bobby Whiteside - The Sun Is Cold (Single) Philips US 1965 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - Sings Where It's At  album art Dick Campbell Dick Campbell - Sings Where It's At (Album) Mercury, Mercury US 1965 Sell This Version
Lou Reizner - Heide album art Horst Jankowski , His Orchestra And Chorus* Heide Horst Jankowski , His Orchestra And Chorus* - Heide (Single) Mercury US 1965 Sell This Version

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