A former member of Stealer's Wheel, Gerry Rafferty became a pop music giant of the seventies. This two disc set includes his two biggest LPs. "Baker Street" and "Right Down The Line" were radio standards throughout the late seventies and early eighties, and continue to be heard on pop and rock radio today.
2 LPs on I CD.
Personnel: Gerry Rafferty (vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, background vocals); Gerry Rafferty (guitar); Richard Brunton (guitar, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, slide guitar); Hugh Burns, Jerry Donahue (guitar, electric guitar); Nigel Jenkins (guitar); Richard Thompson (electric guitar, mandolin); Brian Cole (steel guitar, dobro); Graham Preskett (mandolin, fiddle, brass, piano, electric piano, keyboards); Richard Harvey (pennywhistle, recorder, synthesizer); Paul Jones (harmonica); Willy Ray, John Kirkpatrick (accordion); Raphael Ravenscroft (saxophone); Pete Wingfield (organ); Gary Taylor (bass instrument, background vocals); Glen LeFleur (drums, tambourine, percussion); Liam Genockey (drums); Frank Ricotti (tambourine, percussion); Hugh Murphy (tambourine); John McBurnie, Vivian McAuliff, Joanna Carlin, Linda Thompson, Rab Noakes, Roger Brown , Barbara Dickson, Betsy Cook (background vocals); Tommy Eyre (piano, electric piano, organ, keyboards, synthesizer, Moog synthesizer); Henry Spinetti (drums).
Recording information: Berwick Street Studios; Chipping Norton Studios; Lansdowne Recording Studios; Marquee Studios, London, England.
Photographer: Robert Ellis .