Jimmy McGriff - Tailgunner
Jazz, Hip hop
Label: Epic ‎– KSF 2062, TK ‎– KSF 2062
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: South Africa
Date of released: 1978
Category: Jazz, Funk / Soul
Style: Funk, Disco
Genre: Jazz, Hip hop
Musician: Jimmy McGriff
Album's name: Tailgunner
ZIP archive size: 1577

Jimmy McGriff - Tailgunner

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Tailgunner
Arranged By – Brad Baker, Lance QuinnWritten-By – Brad Baker, Lance Quinn
A2 Bullfrog
Written-By – Jerry Friedman
A3 Sky Hawk
Arranged By – Brad Baker, Lance QuinnWritten-By – Brad Baker, Lance Quinn
B1 Flexible Flyer
Arranged By – Brad BakerFlute [Solo] – George Young Written-By – Brad Baker, Lance Quinn
B2 Grandma's Toe Jam
Arranged By – Brad Baker, Lance QuinnGuitar [Solo] – Jerry FriedmanWritten-By – Brad Baker, Lance Quinn
B3 Starlite Ballroom, Hot Licks Band Stomp
Saxophone [Alto, Tenor, Solos] – George Young Written-By – Jimmy McGriff

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – T.K. Productions, Inc.
  • Marketed By – Gramophone Record Co. (Pty.) Ltd.
  • Distributed By – Gramophone Record Co. (Pty.) Ltd.


  • Bass – Babbitt*, Francisco Centano*, Will Lee
  • Conductor [Orchestra] – Brad Baker
  • Drums – Alan Schwartzberg*, Jimmy Young, Ron Zito*
  • Engineer [Recording, Remix] – Tony Bongiovi
  • Engineer [Recording] – Glen Burger
  • Guitar – Jerry Friedman, Jimmy Ponder, Lance Quinn
  • Horns – Alan Rubin, Barry Rogers, Dave Taylor*, Eddie Danials*, George Young , Joe Randazzo, John Sheply*, Jack Frosk*, Lew Delgatto, Marvin Stamm, Dominic Menardo*, Randy Brecker
  • Keyboards – Pat Rebillot, Paul Griffin, Ralph Schuckett
  • Other [Musical Supervisor] – Lance Quinn
  • Percussion – Jimmy Maelen, Rubens Bassini
  • Producer – Sonny Lester
  • Strings – Gene Orloff, Gerald Tarack, Guy Lumia, Harry Lookofsky, Jesse Levy, Julian Barber*, Paul Gershman, Richard Locker, Richard Maximoff, W. Sanford Allen*, Tony Posk
  • Vocals – Al Downing, Denise Wooten, Patricia Johnson


Recorded May 1977

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1): KSF 2062 GRC 2063
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2): KSF 2062 GRC 2064

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LRC-9316 Jimmy McGriff Tailgunner ‎(LP, Album) Lester Radio Corporation LRC-9316 US 1977
LRC-9316 Jimmy McGriff Tailgunner ‎(LP, Album, Promo) Lester Radio Corporation LRC-9316 US 1977
TKR 82511 Jimmy McGriff Tailgunner ‎(LP, Album, Gat) T.K. Records TKR 82511 Netherlands 1977

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