Pilot

Profile:
Scottish pop group, formed in Edinburgh in 1973 by two former members (David Paton & Billy Lyall) of the early Bay City Rollers. Their biggest hits were "Magic", "January", "Call Me Round" and "Just A Smile", all of them in 1974, and 1975. They worked closely with Alan Parsons, who produced much of their material. Three of them (David Paton, Ian Bairnson & Stuart Tosh) contributed also The Alan Parsons Project, and Paton & Bairnson played also on Kate Bush's two first albums 'The Kick Inside' (1978) and 'Lionheart' (1978).

Band members:
David Paton – lead vocals, bass, Spanish guitar (1973–1977, 2002, 2007–)
Billy Lyall – keyboards, flute, vocals (1973–1976)
Steve Swindells – keyboards (1976–1977)
Ian Bairnson – guitar (1974–1977, 2002, 2007–2016)
Stuart Tosh – drums, percussion, vocals (1973–1977, 2007–2015)

Band members on live performances:
Kenny Hutchison – keyboards, vocals (2007–2017)
● Iring Duguit – keyboards, vocals (2016–)
Calais Brown – guitar, vocals (2007–2017)
Dave Stewart (6) – drums, percussion, vocals (2016–)
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Albums

E 3217, EMC 3045 Pilot - From The Album Of The Same Name album art Pilot From The Album Of The Same Name (Album) EMI, EMI E 3217, EMC 3045 New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
LSEMI 73020 Pilot - Second Flight album art Pilot Second Flight (Album) EMI, EMI LSEMI 73020 Yugoslavia 1975 Sell This Version
MLEM-037 Pilot - Enero = January / Es Mágico = Magic / Solo Una Sonrisa = Just A Smile / No Hables Fuerte = Don’t Speak Loudly album art Pilot Enero = January / Es Mágico = Magic / Solo Una Sonrisa = Just A Smile / No Hables Fuerte = Don’t Speak Loudly(7", MiniAlbum, Smplr, Lon) EMI MLEM-037 Mexico 1975 Sell This Version
CN 2329/S Pilot - Stereo Pop Special-101 album art Pilot / Camel Pilot / Camel - Stereo Pop Special-101(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 2329/S UK 1975 Sell This Version
EMA 779 Pilot - Morin Heights album art Pilot Morin Heights (Album) EMI, EMI EMA 779 Mozambique 1976 Sell This Version
ARTY.1014 Pilot - Two's A Crowd album art Pilot Two's A Crowd (Album) Arista ARTY.1014 Australia 1977 Sell This Version
COAP-501 Pilot - Blue Yonder album art Pilot Blue Yonder (Album) Jak Records COAP-501 Japan 2002 Sell This Version
COAP-506 Pilot - The Craighall Demos 71:76 album art Pilot The Craighall Demos 71:76(CD) Cool Sound COAP-506 Japan 2007 Sell This Version
dps001 Pilot - The Craighall Demos 71:76 album art Pilot The Craighall Demos 71:76(CD) David Paton Songs dps001 UK 2007 Sell This Version
DPS010 Pilot - A Pilot Project album art Pilot A Pilot Project (Album) Nice Folks DPS010 UK 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

X-6236 Pilot - Magic / Just A Smile album art Pilot Magic / Just A Smile (Single) Capitol Records X-6236 US 1974 Sell This Version
EMI 2171 Pilot - Just A Smile album art Pilot Just A Smile (Single) EMI EMI 2171 UK 1974 Sell This Version
EMIJ 4041 Pilot - Magic album art Pilot Magic (Single) EMI EMIJ 4041 South Africa 1974 Sell This Version
482 Pilot - Magic = Magia album art Pilot Magic = Magia(7", Single) EMI 482 Guatemala 1974 Sell This Version
EMR-10939 Pilot - January / Magic album art Pilot January / Magic (Single) EMI EMR-10939 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
3 C006-05994 Pilot - Lady Luck album art Pilot Lady Luck (Single) EMI 3 C006-05994 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
SEMI-88849, SEMI 88849 Pilot - Call Me Round album art Pilot Call Me Round (Single) EMI SEMI-88849, SEMI 88849 Yugoslavia 1975 Sell This Version
8E 006 05808 MG Pilot - January album art Pilot January (Single) EMI 8E 006 05808 MG Portugal 1974 Sell This Version
8E 00605950 MG Pilot - Just A Smile album art Pilot Just A Smile (Single) EMI 8E 00605950 MG Portugal 1975 Sell This Version
EMI 2255 Pilot - January album art Pilot January(7", Single, Kno) EMI EMI 2255 Ireland 1975 Sell This Version
none Pilot - Love Is / Please Mr. Please album art Pilot / Olivia Newton-John Pilot / Olivia Newton-John - Love Is / Please Mr. Please(Flexi, 7", S/Sided, Promo) Record Mirror none UK 1975 Sell This Version
BHS 2003 Pilot, The Rubettes Pilot, The Rubettes - Magic / Juke Box Jive(7", Single) Boing BHS 2003 Peru 1975 Sell This Version
EMI 2457 Pilot - Running Water album art Pilot Running Water (Single) EMI EMI 2457 UK 1976 Sell This Version
4C 006-06182 Pilot - Canada album art Pilot Canada (Single) EMI 4C 006-06182 Belgium 1976 Sell This Version
EMI 2530 Pilot - Penny In My Pocket album art Pilot Penny In My Pocket (Single) EMI EMI 2530 UK 1976 Sell This Version