A SELECTED AL KOOPER DISCOGRAPHY


Singles  (as an artist)
w/ Leo De Lyon & The Musclemen
1960 - Sick Manny’s Gym/Plunkin’
Musicor 1000


as Al Kooper
1963 - Parchman Farm/ You’re The Lovin’ End
Mercury (U.K. only)

1965 - New York’s My Home/My Voice, My Piano & My Foot
Aurora 164

1967 - Changes/Pack Up Your Sorrows
Verve/Folkways 5026

1969 - You Never Know Who Your Friends Are/ Soft Landing
Columbia 4 -44748

1970 - Brand New Day/Love Theme from The Landlord
Columbia 4-45179

She Gets Me Where I Live/ God Sheds His Grace on Thee
Columbia 4-45148

Easy Does It/I Got A Woman
Columbia 4-45243

1971 - Medley: OO Baby I Love You-Love Is A Man’s Best Friend/Dearest Darlin’
Columbia AE7-1034

John The Baptist/Back On My Feet
Columbia 4-45412

1972 - Jolie/Be Real
Columbia 4-45735

The Monkey Time/Bended Knees
Columbia 4-45566

Sam Stone/Be Real
Columbia 4-45691


1976 - This Diamond Ring/Hollywood Vampire
United Artists XW879

1982 - Two Sides To Every Situation/Snowblind
Columbia - 03312


w/The Blues Project

1965 - Violets Of Dawn/Back Door Man
Verve/Folkways 5004

1966 - Catch The Wind/I Want To Be Your Driver
Verve/Folkways  5013

Where There’s Smoke There’s Fire/Goin Down Louisiana
Verve/Folkways  5019

I Cant Keep From Cryin’ Sometimes/The Way My Baby Walks
Verve/Folkways  5032

1967 - No Time Like The Right Time/Steve’s Song
Verve/Folkways  5040


w/Blood Sweat & Tears

1968 - I Can’t Quit Her/House In The Country
Columbia 4-44559



Albums (as an artist)
as Al Kooper

See “Solo Albums” under WORDS  on website


w/The Blues Project
(*= released domestically on CD)

1965  - LIVE AT THE CAFE AU GO GO*
Verve Folkways - MVFTS 9024   (LP)
Verve   833 346-2

1966 -PROJECTIONS*
Verve Folkways - MVFTS 3008  (LP)
Verve   827 918-2 (CD)

1967 - LIVE AT TOWN HALL*
Verve Folkways - MVFTS 3025 (LP)
One Way - OW30010  (CD)

1970 - BEST OF THE BLUES PROJECT
Verve/ Forecast - MVFTS  3077 (LP)

1973 - REUNION IN CENTRAL PARK*
Sounds Of The South/MCA - MCA2-8003 (LP)
Repertoire   RR  4116-WZ  (UK  CD)

1989 - BEST OF THE BLUES PROJECT*
Rhino-R170165   (out of print)

1997 - ANTHOLOGY
Polygram Chronicles - 31452 9758-2  (CD)



w/Mike Bloomfield & Steve Stills
1968 - SUPER SESSION*
Columbia CS 9701  (LP)

2003 - SUPER SESSION (CD)
(best sounding remastering w/ 2 bonus trax)
SONY-Legacy-CK63400



w/Mike Bloomfield
1969 - THE LIVE ADVENTURES OF MIKE BLOOMFIE;D & AL KOOPER
Columbia KGP6 (LP)

1997 - THE LIVE ADVENTURES OF MIKE BLOOMFIELD & AL KOOPER
SONY-Legacy-C2K64670 -2 (CD)

2003 - FILLMORE EAST-THE LOST CONCERT TAPES 12/13/68
SONY-Legacy-CK85278



w/Shuggie Otis
1969 -KOOPER SESSION
Columbia CS9951  (LP)
(released on CD in Japan 1992/2003)



w/Jimmy Vivino & The Rekooperators
1997 -DO WHAT, NOW?
MusicMasters 0612-65157-2



On Various Compilations
1966-WHAT’S SHAKIN’
“I Cant Keep From Cryin Sometimes”
(CD) Elektra 9 61343-2

1988 - CHRISTMAS GUITARS
“Winter Wonderland”
(CD) Green Linnet GLCD-1103

1995 - FOR THE LOVE OF HARRY (NILSSON)
“Salmon Falls”
MusicMasters  01612-65127-2

1997 - COME  & GET IT (Badfinger Tribute)
“Maybe Tomorrow”
Copper CPR 2181

2001 - THE GENE PITNEY STORY RETOLD
“One Day”
To M’Lou Music - PIG7


As A Producer
(Not including Al Kooper albums or singles)

1968- AUTUMN
Don Ellis Orchestra
Columbia 9721  (LP)

SWEET LINDA DIVINE
Linda Tillery
Columbia 9771

1970 - NEW MORNING
Bob Dylan
Columbia KC-30290

SOUNDTRACK
“The Landlord”
United Artists UAS 5209 (LP)

1971 - APPALOOSA
Appaloosa
Columbia  9819  (LP)

1972 - THE SWEETHEART SAMPLER
Frankie & Johnny
Warner Bros. 2675 (LP)

GATELY’S CAFE
Michael Gately
Janus  JLS 3039 (LP)

1973 - REUNION IN CENTRAL PARK
The Blues Project
Sounds Of The South/MCA 2-8003

FANFARES
Elijah
Sounds of the South/ MCA 317

PRONOUNCED
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Sounds Of The South /MCA 363

GET RIGHT
Mose Jones
Sounds Of The South/MCA 329

1974 - SECOND HELPING
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Sounds Of The South/MCA  413

1975 - NUTHIN” FANCY
Lynyrd Skynyrd
MCA 2137

THE TUBES
The Tubes
A&M SP-4534

1976 - CRY TOUGH
Nils Lofgren
A&M SP-4573

AUTHORIZED BOOTLEG
Nils Lofgren
A&M SP-8362

CHRISTOPHER MORRIS BAND
Christopher Morris Band
MCA 2282

1977 - ON THE SHORELINE
Peter John Morse
MCA  2299

1978 - JADED VIRGIN
Marshall Chapman
Epic 3534

BACK TO VIENNA
Rick Nelson
Epic (unreleased)

ADVENTURES OF ASTRAL PIRATES
Lenny White
Elektra 6E 121

1979 - FOUR ON THE FLOOR
Four On The Floor
Casablanca NBLP 7180

GET IT OUT IN THE OPEN
Freddy Henry
Clouds 8809

1980 - FISH ‘N’ CHIPS
Eddie & The Hot Rods
EMI America 3344

TEXAS TORNADO
Joe Ely
MCA/ MCAD 10816 (CD)

BE-BOP THE FUTURE
David Essex
Mercury 6359 034 (UK)

NO MORE DIRTY DEALS
Johnny Van Zant
Polygram PD1-6289

1981 - GOT MY EYE ON YOU
Johnny Koonce
A&M  SP6 4936

1983 - THE SWINGER
Phil Judd
MCA 36007 (EP)

1984 - LIVE AT LAST/REWIND
Q-Tips
RELP 1001 (UK)

1989 - KING OF THE BLUES
BB King
MCA 42183 (CD)

1990 - SOUNDTRACK
Cry Baby
MCA-MCAD 8038

1991 - SCAPEGOATS
Green On Red
China  WOLCD 1001 (UK  CD)

1995 - DO WHAT, NOW
Jimmy Vivino & The Rekooperators
MusicMasters 0162-65157-2


 

As A Sideman
(Not including Al Kooper albums or singles)

Note: Capitals denote an album ; lowercase & quotes denote a single


1962- THE MANY SOUNDS OF GENE PITNEY
Gene Pitney
guitar on various tracks
Musicor MM2001

1965 - “I’ll Keep It With Mine”
Judy Collins (single)
keyboards
El;ektra 45601

HIGHWAY 61 REVISITED
Bob Dylan
keyboards
Columbia CL-2389

1966 - “Pack up Your Sorrows”
Joan Baez (single)
keyboards
Vanguard 35040

BLONDE ON BLONDE
Bob Dylan
organ
Columbia C2S-41

CHANGES
Jim & Jean
keyboards
Verve/Folkways  5005

“I Ain’t Marchin’ Anymore” (electric version)
Phil Ochs
keyboards
Elektra - - -

TAKE A LITTLE WALK WITH ME
Tom Rush
lead guitar, keyboards, liner notes
Elektra EKS 7308

PARSLEY SAGE ROSEMARY & THYME
Simon & Garfunkel
organ
Columbia CS-9363

1967 - ‘BOUT CHANGES & THINGS TAKE 2
Eric Andersen
guitar, keyboards
Vanguard VSD79236

ALBUM 1700
Peter Paul & Mary
organ
Warner Bros. W-1700

THE WHO SELL OUT
The Who
organ
MCA DL-74950

]1968 - ELECTRIC LADYLAND
Jimi Hendrix
Piano
Reprise 2RS 6307

WOW!/GRAPE JAM
Moby Grape
keyboards
Columbia CS9613/MGS-1

IN MY OWN DREAM
Butterfield Blues Band
keyboards
Elektra 74025

NATCH’L BLUES
Taj Mahal
piano/organ
Columbia 9698

ELLIS ISLAND
The Paupers
keyboards
Verve 3051

1969 - LIVE AND WELL
BB King
piano
Bluesway BLS 6031

LET IT BLEED
Rolling Stones
keyboards, French horn
London  NPS-4

1970 - SELF PORTRAIT
Bob Dylan
keyboards
Columbia C2X 30050

NEW MORNING
Bob Dylan
keyboards, guitar, French horn
Columbia KC 30290

1971 - APPALOOSA
Appaloosa
keyboards, guitar
Columbia 9819

1972 - THE LADY’S NOT FOR SALE
Rita Coolidge
keyboards, guitar
A&M SP 4370

DYLAN
Bob Dylan
Keyboards
Columbia PC 32747

1973 - PRONOUNCED
Lynyrd Skynyrd
keyboards, guitar, bass, mandolin
Sounds Of The South/MCA 363

I AM WOMAN
Betty Wright
keyboards
Alston SD 7206

1974 - BREWER & SHIPLEY
Brewer & Shipley
keyboards
Capitol ST11261

LATIMORE
Latimore
guitar, organ
Glades  6503

SECOND HELPING
Lynyrd Skynyrd
guitar, keyboard, background vocals, horn arrangements
Sounds Of The South/MCA412

PEACE ON YOU
Roger McGuinn
keyboards
Columbia 32956

1975 - NUTHIN FANCY
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Keyboards
MCA 2137

1976 - FAREWELL FAIRBANKS
Randy Edelman
keyboards, guitar
20th Century  494

A STONE ALONE
Bill Wyman
keyboards
Rolling Stones COC 29103

CRY TOUGH
Nils Lofgren
keyboards, arrangements
A&M SP4509

LACE & WHISKEY
Alice Cooper
keyboards
Warner Bros. 3027

1978 - AMERICAN DREAM
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
keyboards
United Artists LA 854

1979 - HERE
Leo Sayer
organ
Warner Bros, 3200

1980 - SOMEWHERE IN ENGLAND
George Harrison
keyboards
Dark Horse 49725

FISH ‘N’ CHIPS
Eddie & The Hot Rods
keyboards, guitar
EMI America 3344

1981 - INFIDELS
Bob Dylan
Guitar
Columbia 38819

1985 - BIOGRAPH
Bob Dylan
keyboards
Columbia C5S 38830

EMPIRE BURLESQUE
Bob Dylan
keyboards, guitar
Columbia 40110

1988 - WHAT UP, DOG!
Was Not Was
Organ
Chrysalis 41664

1990 - UNDER THE RED SKY
Bob Dylan
Organ
Columbia 46794

1991 - TRISHA YEARWOOD
Trisha Yearwood
Organ
MCA MCAD 10297

1992 - “You’re The Devil In Disguise”
Trisha Yearwood/ ST Honeymoon In Vegas
Organ
Epic 52845

1993 - THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT CELEBRATION
Bob Dylan
Organ
Columbia C2K 53230

TRAMP ON YOUR STREET
Shaver
Keyboards
Zoo/Praxis  2445 11063-2

1995 - PLAYBACK
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Keyboards
MCA MCAD 1137

1996 - MOVE ON
Tracy Nelson
keyboards, guitar
Rounder CD 3143

GLAMOUR & GRITS
Sam Bush
keyboards
Sugar Hill SHCD3849

1997 - SEEN A GHOST
Honeydogs
Piano, organ
Mercury/Debris  314 534 9592


As  A  Songwriter

1959 -
“That’s My Kind Of Love”
ANASTASIA
Laurie 3066

1963 - “The Old Rag Man”
FREDDIE CANNON
Warner Bros. 5666


“I’m Over You”
LORRAINE ELLISON
Warner Bros. 5879

“A Young Man’s Fancy”
TOMMY SANDS
ABC Paramount 10466

“Goin’ Through The Motions”
KEELY SMITH
Reprise R20-149

“The Chain”
JOHNNY THUNDER
Diamond SD 5001 (LP)

1964 - “Rainy Days Were Made For Lonely People”
PAT BOONE
Dot 45-16754

“When Something’s Hard To Get”
THE ESSEX
Roulette 4564

“The Old Rag Man”
EDDIE HODGES
Aurora 156

“The Water Is Over My Head”
EDDIE HODGES
Aurora 161

“Tell Me Like It Is:
LULU
Carnaby 552030 (CD)

“Hawaii”
GENE PITNEY
Musicor MU1040

“One Boy Tells Another”
SURFER GIRLS
Columbia 4-43001

“The Last 2 People On Earth”
GENE PITNEY
Musicor MU 3019 (LP)

1965 - “This Diamond Ring”
GARY LEWIS & THE PLAYBOYS
Liberty 5576

“Where Were You When I Needed You”
ERNIE ANDREWS
Capitol  5448

“Don’t Take Candy From A Stranger”
GENE PITNEY
Musicor MU-1070 (LP)

“I Must  Be Seeing Things”
GENE PITNEY
Musicor  MU 1020

“I Fell In Love So Easily”
EDDIE RAMBEAU
DynoVoice 9001 (LP)

“Flute Thing”
ALAN LORBER
Verve V6 8711 (LP)

“She’s Still There”
GENE PITNEY
Musicor MU 3056 (LP)

1966 - “Night Time Girl”
MODERN FOLK QUINTET
Dunhill 45 D4025

“The Water Is Over My Head”
THE ROCKIN’ BERRIES
Reprise 0442

“Fly Away”
BOBBY VEE
BGO BGOCD515 (UK)

1967 - “No Time Like The Right Time”
BLUES PROJECT
One Way OW30010 (CD)

1968 -“I Can’t Quit Her”
THE ARBORS
Date 2-1645

“I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
BLOOD SWEAT & TEARS
SONY  C2K 62153 (CD)

“I Cant Keep From Cryin’ Sometimes”
TEN YEARS AFTER
Deram-DES 18009 (LP)

1970 -  “Brand New Day”
STAPLE SINGERS
Stax 0074

1971 -  “Brand New Day”
RUFUS
Epic 5-10691

“Love Trap”
T.D. VALENTINE (Tommy Mottola)
Epic 5-10523

1972 - “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
DONNY HATHAWAY
Atco 6903

“Be Real”
LATIMORE
Glades 6502 (LP)

1973 - “Jolie”
DAWN feat.TONY ORLANDO
Bell 1112 (LP)

“Mississippi Kid”
LYNYRD SKYNYRD
MCA  MCAD 1685 (LP)

“Let Me Go Down”
BETTY WRIGHT
Alston  SD7026

1974 - “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
CARMEN MACRAE
Atlantic 45 2691

“Brand New Day”
LONG JOHN BALDRY
Casablanca 7012

1975 - “Cheatin Woman”
LYNYRD SKYNYRD
MCA MCAD 31003 (LP)

1976 - “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
COLD BLOOD
ABC 917 (LP)

1977 - “Please Not One More Time”
ROGER MCGUINN
Columbia

“Lost Control”
LEO SAYER
Warner Bros. 3200 (LP)

1993
- “Body & Soul”
THELONIUS MONSTER
Capitol 02272 (CD)

“I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
GUITAR SHORTY
Black Top BT1094 (CD)

1994 - “Flute Loop”
BEASTIE BOYS
Capitol 72438-28599-2 5 (CD)

1997 - “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
KEVIN MAHOGANY
Warner Bros. 9 46226-2 (CD)

2001 - “Soon You’ll Understand”
JAY-Z
Roc-A-Fella 31454 82032 (CD)

2002 -“Nuthin I Wouldn’t Do (4 A Woman Like U)”
JOE   BONAMASSA
Okeh  BK61088(CD)


SOUNDTRACK WORK

1970
- THE LANDLORD
United Artists
Directed by Hal Ashby

1986/87 - CRIME STORY
New World Television (2 Seasons)
Produced by Michael Mann

1987 - CRY BABY
Imagine Films
Directed by John Waters

1991 - RAY CHARLES: 50 YEARS IN MUSIC
Cable Special
Musical Director

1987 - THE DRUG WARS
TV Mini-Series
Directed by Michael Mann

1992 - AGAINST THEIR WILL: WOMEN IN PRISON
Television Movie
Starring Judith Light

2000 - BY MESSENGER
Film Short
Directed by Peter Riegert
(Nominated for Academy Award)

2003 - Untitled
Feature Film
Directed by Peter Riegert

 


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