VariousHeed The Call! (Whakarongo, Nga Tamariki)

Label:Vostok (3) – VOSTOK 02
2 x Vinyl, LP, Compilation
Genre:Funk / Soul
Style:Soul, Funk, Disco


A1Dalvanius And The Fascinations*Voodoo Lady
Backing VocalsBarletta Prime, Lori Balmers
DrumsColin Henry
GuitarAli Morgan
KeyboardsPhilip Whitcher
Producer, EngineerRichard Batchens
SaxophoneHarry Morgan (2)
TrumpetMike Booth
Written-By, VocalsDalvanius Prime*
A2Collision (12)You Can Dance
Arranged ByCollision (12)
KeyboardsPhilip Whitcher
PercussionKeith Casey*
Producer, EngineerRichard Batchens
Vocals [Additional]Dalvanius & The Fascinations
Vocals, BassCharley Hikuroa
Vocals, SaxophoneHarry Morgan (2)
Vocals, TrumpetMike Booth
Written-By, Vocals, GuitarAli Morgan
A3Mark Williams (4)Disco Lady
BassDick DeGray
Congas, Vocals [Additional], PercussionDennis Mason
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Arranged By [Horns]David Fraser*
EngineerPeter Hitchcock
Engineer, RemixMichael Grafton-Green
Producer, RemixAlan Galbraith
Vocals [Additional], PercussionCarl Evensen, Wayne Mason
Written-ByBrown*, Wilson*
A4The Johnny Rocco Band*She's Knocking On My Door
BassTim Partridge
EngineerWahanui "Wyn" Wynyard*
Mixed By, EngineerB. C. Brown*
PercussionSunil De Silva
Vibraphone, Drums, Written-ByRuss Dunlop*
VocalsLeo De Castro
Vocals, GuitarHarris Campbell
B1The 1860 BandThat's The Kind Of Love I've Got For You
Drums, PercussionBill Brown (2)
Guitar, VocalsRob Winch
TromboneRodger Fox
Trumpet, VocalsGeoff Culverwell
Written-ByD. Parks*, D. Fletcher*
B2Inbetweens*Mr. Funky
Drums, PercussionDave Bailey (2)
ProducerPhil Yule, Inbetweens*
SaxophoneColin Hemmingson*
SynthesizerLen Worthington
Vocals, GuitarTony Rabbett
Written-By, GuitarChris McCarthy (3)
B3Tina CrossYou Can Do It
BassRob Winch
DrumsKevin Strange
EngineerGerry Smith (2)
GuitarMartin Winch
Keyboards, Arranged By, ConductorDave Fraser
PercussionDennis Mason
ProducerEric Johns
SaxophoneColin Hemmingson*
VocalsTina Cross
Written-ByB. Weisman*, E. Sands*, R. Germinaro*
B4Golden HarvestI Need Your Love
Bass, Backing VocalsEru Kaukau
Drums, Percussion, Backing VocalsMervyn Kaukau*
EngineerIan Morris
Engineer [Assistant]Dennis Odlin*
GuitarKevin Kaukau
Lead VocalsKarl Gordon
ProducerRob Aickin
Written-By, Rhythm Guitar, Backing VocalsGavin Kaukau
C1Mark Williams (4)A House For Sale
ProducerAlan Galbraith
Written-ByHampton*, Banks*
C2The Pink FamilyDon't Give Your Life Away
DrumsJimmy Hill (3)
Piano, Arranged By, Producer, SynthesizerPeter Woods (5)
Written-ByPale Sauni
C3Prince Tui TekaHeed The Call
Backing VocalsThe Yandall Sisters
BassClint Brown*
EngineerFrank Douglas
PianoWayne Mason
Vocals, GuitarPrince Tui Teka
Written-ByKin Vassy
C4The Yandall SistersSweet Inspiration
Backing VocalsMary Yandall, Pauline Yandall
Lead VocalsAdele Yandall
PianoJulian Lee
ProducerAlan Galbraith
C5Sonia & SkeeThere's A River
DrumsBernie Amedee
GuitarZac Teoka
Music DirectorAlex C. Wednt
ProducerVince Patrick
VocalsSonia & Skee
D1TicketMr. Music
DrumsRicky Ball
GuitarEddie Hansen
ProducerBarry M. Coburn*
VocalsTrevor Tombleson
D2Larry MorrisWho Do We Think We're Fooling
DrumsJim Ford (7)
Engineer, Co-producerDoug Jane
GuitarKipa Royal
Written-By, Guitar, Arranged ByJohn Kristian
Written-By, Vocals, Arranged ByLarry Morris
D3Herb McQuayNight People
EngineerGraeme Myhre
ProducerRichard Lush
Vocals, Written-ByHerb McQuay
D4The TotalsTotal Man
DrumsGene Crarer
GuitarBlake Thomson
Producer, EngineerIan Morris, Rob Aickin
Written-By, Vocals, KeyboardsMurray Hancox

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Sticker on cellophane:
"Whakarongo, Nga Tamariki
17 of the choicest Maori / Polynesian soul, funk & disco from Aotearoa between the afro-tastic years of 1973 to 1983. Sweet!"

A1 is the 12" mix. The CD version features the single edit.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 060446 121832
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): VOSTOK 02A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): VOSTOK 02B
  • Matrix / Runout (Label C): VOSTOK 02C
  • Matrix / Runout (Label D): VOSTOK 02D
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched A): VOSTOK 02 A MPO 1 IT'S PRIME TIME
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched B): VOSTOK 02 B 1 MPO CRAVING FOR THAT FUNKY BEAT 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched C): VOSTOK 02 C MPO RC MATT RATA?
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched D): VOSTOK 02 D MPO LEO DE CASTRO DELIVERED MY DAD!

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Heed The Call! (Whakarongo, Nga Tamariki) (CD, Compilation)Vostok (3)VOSTOK02CDNew Zealand2017



  • mattindro's avatar
    Fantastic compilation and great package. Who knew so much great music came from New Zealand??!!
    • ryzamc's avatar
      Fantastic release. All quality tunes. A very unique compilation amidst all the other funk/soul stuff out there. Great packaging and booklet as well. Must buy!


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