Graham Central Station - Release Yourself

  • Artist: Graham Central Station
  • Category: Funk / Soul
  • Name: Release Yourself
  • Size: 803mb
  • Quality: FLAC, MP3





Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 G.C.S.
Backing Vocals – David "Dynamite" Vega*, Hershall "Happiness" Kennedy*, Patryce "Chocolate" Banks*, Robert "Butch" Sam*, Willie "Wild" Sparks*Instruments [All], Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Larry Graham
3:24
A2 Release Yourself
Bass, Tambourine, Vocals – Larry GrahamClavinet, Tambourine, Vocals – Hershall Happiness*Drum Machine [Funk Box], Tambourine, Vocals – Chocolate*Drums – Willie Wild*Guitar – David Dynamite*Organ, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals – Butch*
4:44
A3 Got To Go Through It To Get To It
Bass, Vocals – Larry GrahamClavinet, Electric Piano, Vocals – Hershall Happiness*Drum Machine [Funk Box], Vocals – Chocolate*Organ, Vocals – Butch*
3:42
A4 I Believe In You
Drum Machine [Funk Box], Vocals – Chocolate*Drums – Willie Wild*Guitar – David Dynamite*Lead Vocals, Bass, Synthesizer [Arp] – Larry GrahamOrgan, Vocals – Butch*Synthesizer [Solo], Clavinet, Vocals – Hershall Happiness*
4:51
B1 'Tis Your Kind Of Music
Backing Vocals – Hershall Happiness*, Butch*Instruments [All], Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Larry GrahamLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Chocolate*
5:41
B2 Hey Mr. Writer
Bass, Lead Vocals, Drums, Tambourine – Larry GrahamClavinet, Backing Vocals, Tambourine – Hershall Happiness*Drum Machine [Funk Box], Lead Vocals, Tambourine – Chocolate*Drums – Willie Wild*Guitar – David Dynamite*Organ, Backing Vocals, Tambourine – Butch*
4:03
B3 Feel The Need
Clavinet, Vocals – Hershall Happiness*Drum Machine [Funk Box], Vocals – Chocolate*Drums – Willie Wild*Guitar – David Dynamite*Lead Vocals, Bass – Larry GrahamOrgan, Vocals – Butch*
3:53
B4 Today
Clavinet – Hershall Happiness*Drums – Willie Wild*Guitar – David Dynamite*Organ – Butch*Vocals [Harmonizing With Guitar Solo] – Chocolate*Vocals, Bass, Mellotron – Larry Graham
6:43

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – WEA Musik GmbH
  • Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  • Published By – 198FOE Music
  • Published By – Bridgeport Music, Inc.
  • Pressed By – Teldec-Press GmbH

Credits

  • Co-producer, Concept By [Cover] – Larry Graham Jr.*
  • Coordinator [Coordinating Collaborator] – Russ Titelman
  • Design [Cover], Photography By – Mike Salisbury
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Tom Anderson
  • Engineer [Recording And Remix] – Tom Flye
  • Horns – Emilio Castillo, Gregory Adams*, Hershall "Happiness" Kennedy*, Leonard Pickett*, Michael Gillette*, Stephen Kupka
  • Management – Natalie G. Neilson*
  • Producer – GOD
  • Written-By – A. Tilman* (tracks: B3), Larry Graham (tracks: A1 to A4, B1, B2, B4)

Notes

Price Code Ⓑ
May have a 'Warner Bros Music Show' hype sticker

Catalog # on back cover WB 56 062 Ⓩ but Ⓩ is a tiny sticker only.
Additional catalog # on back cover: (BS 2814)
On spine: WB 56 062-B (BS 2184)
On labels: WB 56 062 (B)

On labels:
MADE IN GERMANY

On back cover:
Made in Germany

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Price Code: Ⓑ
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): WB 56 062 (B) (S 40,896)
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): WB 56 062 (B) (S 40,897)
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A, etched / stamped): WEA BS 2814 40896-IA 2 Manufactured in Germany
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B, etched / stamped): WEA BS 2814 40897-IA 2 A Manufactured in Germany

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BS 2814 Graham Central Station Release Yourself ‎(LP, Album, San) Warner Bros. Records BS 2814 US 1974
WPCR-2570 Graham Central Station Release Yourself ‎(CD, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records WPCR-2570 Japan 1998
BS 2814 Graham Central Station Release Yourself ‎(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records BS 2814 Australia 1974
K56062 Graham Central Station Release Yourself ‎(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records K56062 UK 1974
WPCP-3685 Graham Central Station Release Yourself ‎(CD, Album, RE, RP) Warner Bros. Records WPCP-3685 Japan Unknown