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1973 - Breezy Stories - Atlantic Records
Produced by Arif Mardin
Recording Engineer: Gene Paul
Additional Engineers: Bob Liftin, Lew Hahn, Jimmy Douglas
Art Direction: Mark Schulman

Personnel
“Angel Spread Your Wings”
Danny O’Keefe: lead vocals, lead guitar, bg vocals
Hugh McCracken: rhythm guitar
Donny Hathaway: electric piano
Gordon Edwards: bass
Bernard Purdie: drums
Airto Moreira: percussion
Norman Pride: congas

“Magdalena”
Same as above except
Dom Cortese: accordion

“Junkman”
Same as above except:
Montego Joe: congas
Airto Moreira: percussion

“Portrait In Black Velvet”
Same as above except:
Richard Davis: bass
Arif Mardin: vibes

“She Said, Drive On Driver”
Same as above except:
Norman Pride: congas
Cissy Houston, Myrna Smith & Sylvia Shemwell: background vocals

“Steppin’ Out Tonight”
Danny O’Keefe: lead vocal & acoustic guitar
David Bromberg: acoustic guitar & solo
Andy Statman: mandolin
Ken Kosek: violin
Mac Rebennack: piano
Hugh McDonald: bass
Steve Mosley: drums

“If Ya Can’t Boogie Woogie (You Sure Can’t Rock & Roll”
Same as above minus Andy Statman & Ken Kosek

“Mad Ruth / The Babe”
Danny O’Keefe: vocal and guitar
Donny Hathaway: pianos
Gordon Edwards: bass
Bernard Purdie: drums
Arif Mardin: bass marimba
Gene Orloff & Emanuel Green: violins
Richard Dickler & Norman Forrest: violas
Charles McCracken: cello
String arrangement: Arif Mardin

“Catfish”
Danny O’Keefe: vocal & acoustic guitar
David Bromberg: acoustic guitar & dobro
Hugh McDonald: bass
Steve Mosley: drums

“The Edge”
Danny O’Keefe: vocal & guitar
Donny Hathaway: piano
Richard Davis: upright bass
Steve Mosley: drums

“Farewell To Storyville (Goodtime Flat Blues)”
(Spencer Williams)
Danny O'Keefe: vocal & guitar
David Bromberg: electric guitar
Mac Rebennack: piano
Hugh McDonald: bass
Steve Mosley: drums
Peter Ecklund: trumpet
John Payne: tenor sax




Angel, Spread Your Wings
Magdalena
Junk Man
Portrait in Black Velvet
She Said "Drive on, Driver"
Steppin' Out Tonight
If Ya Can't Boogie, Woogie (Can't Rock & Roll)
Mad Ruth/The Babe
Catfish
Edge
Farewell to Storyville (Good Time Flat Blues)
The Road
Good Time Charlie's Got the Blues

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