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1974 - 11 Songs


1. Oakland Stroke... - :53
2. Don't Change Horses (In The Middle of a Stream) - 4:28
3. Just When We Start Makin' It - 6:30
4. Can't You See (You Doin' Me Wrong) - 3:00
5. Squib Cakes - 7:49
6. Time Will Tell - 3:11
7. Man from the Past - 4:00
8. Love's Been Gone So Long - 4:47
9. I Got the Chop - 2:59
10. Below Us, All the City Lights - 4:20
11. ...Oakland Stroke - 1:08


Lenny Pickett - 1st Teno rSax, Alto Horn, Bass Sax, Soprano Sax, Flute, Alto Flute, Piccolo
Stephen 'Doc' Kupka, Bari Sax, English Horn, Background Vocals
Greg Adams- Trumpet, Flügelhorn, Orchestra bells, Background Vocals
Mic Gillette - Trumpet, Flügelhorn, Trombone, Bass trombone, Background Vocals
Bruce Conte - Guitar, Background Vocals
Chester Thompson - Organ, Bass Pedals, Acoustic Piano, Fender Rhodes Piano, Clavinet, Background Vocals
Emilio Castillo - 2nd Tenor Sax, Background Vocals
Brent Byars - Conga Drums
David Garibaldi - Drums
Francis Rocco Prestia - Bass
Lenny Williams - Lead Vocal
Ray Gillette- Trombone On "Time Will Tell"
Kell Houston- Trombone On "Time Will Tell"
Marilyn Scott- Background Vocals On "Time Will Tell"
Alice Thompson- Bckground Vocals On "Time Will Tell"
Pepper Watkins- Background Vocals On "Can't You See", "Just When We Start Makin' It", Love's Been Gone So Long", And "Don't Change Horses"
Musicians For "Below Us, All The City Lights":
Bud Shank- Flute, Alto Flute, Alto Sax, Piccolo
Frank Rosolino & Tom Shepard- Trombone
Vincent DeRosa, David Duke, & Richard Perissi- French Horns