Apr 26, 2013

Randall's Island (feat. Elliott Randall) - Rock And Roll City (1972, LP-rip)

  

 
Elliott Randall (born 1947) is an American guitarist, best known for being a session musician with popular artists. Randall played the well-known guitar solos from Steely Dan's song "Reelin' in the Years" and Fame. It was reported that Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page said Randall's solo on "Reelin' in the Years" is his favorite guitar solo of all-time. The solo was ranked as the 40th best guitar solo of all-time by the readers of Guitar World magazine and the 8th best guitar solo by Q4 Music  Read more
Tracklist:
1. Rock And Roll City
2. Neon New York
3. Oil On The Water
4. Enuf Is Enuf
5. Brer Fox Boogie
6. One Day At A Time
7. Earth And Water
8. Surrender Your Agenda
9. Kangaru
10. Prediscovery
11. King Kongquistador

Band:
Paul Fleisher - baritone and tenor saxophones, flute and vocals
Elliott Randall - electric and acoustic guitars, kazoo and vocals
Allen Herman - drums and percussion
Pot - piano, organ, electric piano and vocals
Gary King - electric bass and vocals


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4 comments:

Calisan said...

One of the 2 treasure's Randall solos that I've been looking for! Thanks

kobilica said...

Absolutely great Many thanks...

teamster said...

Always wanted to hear this. Thank you.

Jonathon Howard said...

So, I was in Central Park on holiday from the UK in 72. I was 11 and my sister was 15. These hairy guys came up and started chatting her up. They moved on but not before giving her a copy of this album. They were giving them away! It was played to death and whilst I still have it, I'm searching for a digital copy or at least something less scratchy. I could pay good money for a complete recording... Any chance of getting it?