Al Wilson – 1968 – Searching For The Dolphins & 1974 – La La Peace Song

Al Wilson – 1968 – Searching For The Dolphins & 1974 – La La Peace Song

• Genre : Funk Soul Disco Jazz
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Release code: ODI2164591
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Release Info: Al Wilson – 1968 – Searching For The Dolphins & 1974 – La La Peace Song

Rip, research and review by Bac Posting & additional info's by Nikos A wonderful early album from soul singer Al Wilson – a well-crafted mix of modes that really stands out in late 60s pop – and which showed that Al was quite different than most of his contemporaries! The album's got some very hip production by Johnny Rivers – who was really stretching out his own sound at the time – and arrangements are by Gene Page and Marty Paich, who create a sublime blend of jazz, soul, and strings – plus a slight undercurrent of more righteous modes from the late 60s post-folk underground! In addition to straighter soul, Wilson sings a mix of hip contemporary compositions by Fred Neil, Jimmy Webb, and others – showing a depth of sound that's really wonderful. Instrumentation's by a small combo that includes Hal Blaine on drums, Larry Knechtel on keyboards, …

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