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JIM CAPALDI: THE SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS – originally released in 1980 by

Carrere /EMI / Electrola/ 7 records / Fonit Cetra (CAL116)

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Side A

1.

Hold On To Your Love                                                                        (Jim Capaldi)

2.

Take Me How You Find Me Girl                                                        (Jim Capaldi)

3.

The Sweet Smell Of Success                                                            (Jim Capaldi / Pete Bonas)

4.

Every Man Must March To The Beat Of His Own Drum                 (Jim Capaldi)

Side B

1.

Tonight                                                                                                  (Jim Capaldi)

2.

The Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys                                                (Jim Capaldi / Steve Winwood)

3.

Fortune And Fame                                                                               (Jim Capaldi / Fruit Hill)

4.

Man With No Country                                                                         (Jim Capaldi / Misha Cipra)

5.

Going Home                                                                                         (Jim Capaldi / Steve Winwood)

               Bonus Tracks (Cherry Red remastered release in 2012)

10.

Bathroom Jane                                                                                     (Jim Capaldi / Pete Bonas)       

(B-side of single released as Carrere 167 in 1980)

11.

Summertime                                                                                        (Jim Capaldi)

12.

I Was Meant For You                                                                           (Jim Capaldi / Pete Bonas)

 

(Recorded during sessions for ‘The Sweet Smell Of Success. Previously unreleased)

13.

Rowena                                                                                                 (Jim Capaldi)*

14.

Kiss                                                                                                       (Jim Capaldi)*

15.

Palace Of Fun                                                                                      (Jim Capaldi) *

16

It’s In Your Eyes                                                                                   (Jim Capaldi) *

*

Home Demos: Recorded directly to a cassette recorder in Ipanema, Rio, Brazil in 1980. Previously unreleased

Players:

drums: Jim Capaldi (except ‘Fortune And Fame’: Rob Mason)

keyboards: Chris Parren

guitars: Pete Bonas (except rhythm guitar ‘Fortune And Fame’: Fruit Hill)

horns and flute: Mel Collins

percussion: Phil Capaldi and Ray Allen

bass: Brent Forbes on ‘Tonight’, ‘Man With No Country’ and “every man Must

March To The Beat Of His Own Drum’; Mick Feat on ‘The Sweet Smell Of Success’;

Alan Spenner on ‘Hold On To Your Love’; Pete Bonas on ‘Take me How You Find

Me Girl’, ‘The Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys’ and ‘Fortune And Fame’

backing vocals: Phil Capaldi and The Voice Squad

string arrangements: Harry Robinson

 

Produced by Jim Capaldi and Phil Brown (not Bonus Tracks)

Recorded at Super Bear Studios, Nice and Russl Tonstudio, Hamburg. Remixed at Revolution Studios, Manchester.