Category Archive: 1976

DIRTY DEEDS, DONE DIRT CHEAP (song)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Released 20 September 1976 Recorded December 1975–March 1976 at Albert Studios in Sydney, Australia Genre Hard rock, blues rock, rock and roll Length 42:24 (Australia) 39:59 (International) Label Albert Producer Harry Vanda, George Young Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap is an album by Australian hard …

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THIS SONG

This Song Released 15 November 1976 Format 7-inch vinyl Genre Rock, pop Length 4:14 (album version) 3:45 (single edit) Label Dark Horse Writer(s) George Harrison Producer(s) George Harrison with Tom Scott “This Song” is the fourth track on George Harrison’s 1976 album Thirty Three & 1/3. It was released as the first single from the …

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TAUGHT BY EXPERTS (album)

Taught by Experts Released 1976 Genre Funk, pop Label A&M Producer Brooks Arthur Taught by Experts is the fourth studio album by Peter Allen, released in 1976. It spawned the hit “I Go to Rio”. The album featured such musicians as Thom Rotella, Jerome Richardson, Lesley Gore and Dusty Springfield. Track listing “Puttin’ Out Roots” …

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HOTEL CALIFORNIA (Eagles album)

Hotel California (Eagles album) Released December 8, 1976 Recorded March – October 1976 Studio Criteria Studios, Miami, FL and Record Plant Studios, Los Angeles, CA Genre Rock Length 43:28 Label Asylum Producer Bill Szymczyk Hotel California is the fifth studio album by American rock band the Eagles, and is one of the best-selling albums of …

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THERE’S A KINDA HUSH (album)

There’s a Kind of Hush (album) Released June 11, 1976 Recorded December 1975 – April 1976 Genre Pop, easy listening, adult contemporary Length 34:00 Label A&M Producer Richard Carpenter/Associate Producer – Karen Carpenter A Kind of Hush is the seventh studio album by American popular music duo Carpenters. It was released in June 11, 1976. …

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MORE THAN A FEELING (Song)

More Than a Feeling Released September 1976 Format 7″ Recorded October 1975 – April 1976 Genre Hard rock, album rock, arena rock Length 3:25 (single) 4:44 (album version) 5:03 (full version) Label Epic Writer(s) Tom Scholz Producer(s) John Boylan, Tom Scholz, Rodney C. Thompson “More Than a Feeling” is a song written by Tom Scholz …

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NEW YORK STATE OF MIND

New York State of Mind Released 1976 Recorded Ultra Sonic Studio in Hempstead, NY Length 5:58 Label Columbia Writer(s) Billy Joel Producer(s) Billy Joel “New York State of Mind” is a song written by Billy Joel which initially appeared on the album Turnstiles in 1976. Although it was never a hit song and was never …

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THIS MASQUERADE

This Masquerade Released June 1976 Format 7″ single Genre R&B/Jazz Length 8:03 (album version) 3:18 (single edit) “This Masquerade” is a song written by Leon Russell. The song appeared on the B-side of the single for Russell’s 1972 hit “Tight Rope” and on his Carney album. The song has also been recorded by many other …

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BREAZIN’

Breezin’ Released May 1976 Recorded January 6-8, 1976 Studio Capitol Records Studios, Hollywood, California Genre Smooth jazz Length 38:42 Breezin’ is a studio album by jazz/soul guitarist George Benson. It is his debut on Warner Bros. Records. The album marked the beginning of Benson’s most successful period commercially. Breezin’ topped the Pop, Jazz and R&B …

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ROCKARIA

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA Top Position (Australia): 10 Song Author: Jeff Lynne Year Recorded: 1976 Record Label: Jet Records Label Number: 3:10 SONG PROFILE Rockaria! Single by Electric Light Orchestra from the album A New World Record B-side “Poker” Released February 1977 (UK) Format 7″ Recorded 1976 Musicland Studios, Munich …

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