Another album by Los Cenzontles. I played Hammond B3 organ on “El Mexico”. Eugene Rodriguez, Dave Hidalgo and many other fine musicians played on this album.
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Pete Sears played piano on most tracks and some bass on all the albums except Rod’s first album…The Rod Stewart Album. Ian McLagen played the Hammond B3 except for one track per Rod Stewart solo album when Rod would bring in the “Faces” as a band…Mac (Ian) would play piano as well as B3 on those […]
1998. Rod Stewart. “Smiler” Released on C.D. This was the fourth Rod Stewart album I played on, and the final album for Mercury Records, released on vinyl in 1974. Now on CD. My favorite track is “Sweet Little Rock n Roller” with Micky’s Boxer dog “Zak” barking over the intro…one of those beautifully spontaneous moments […]
1974. Part of “Smiler” inside album cover shot outside pub in London. Left to right in front: Ken Jones, Pete Sears and his future wife Jeannette, Ron Wood, Ron’s mum & Dad, Ian McLagen, Rod Stewart, Spike Heatley, Rube. The album had taken quite a bit longer to make than expected due to Rod having some sort […]