This isn't to say that Heatwave's funk lacked grit - it had plenty of grit, but even so, it was an undeniably smoother style of funk than c, James Brown, Tower of Power, Rick James, or the Bar-Kays. In fact, when Kool & the Gang switched to a smoother, sleeker approach in 1979 and hired . Taylor as its new lead vocalist, Heatwave was a big influence.
Central Heating is the second album by funk-disco band Heatwave, released in 1977 on the GTO label in the UK and in '78 on the Epic label in the US. It was produced by Barry Blue. It was the last Heatwave album to feature bassist Mario Mantese and guitarist Eric Johns, as well as the first to feature new member Roy Carter on guitar. The album was also the final performance of Rod Temperton as an official member of Heatwave, although he would continue to write songs for the band after his departure
Central Heating is the second album by funk-disco band Heatwave, released in 1977 on the GTO label in the UK and in ‘78 on the Epic label in the US. The album was also the final performance of Rod Temperton as an official member of Heatwave, although he would continue to write songs for the band after his departure. Central Heating Q&A.
Central Heating by Heatwave on WhoSampled. Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Central Heating (1977). was sampled in. Verses From the Abstract by A Tribe Called Quest (1991). Star by Slum Village feat.
Includes FREE MP3 version of this album. Heatwave never acheived the glory that they should have. Grooveline, Star of the Story, Happiness Togetherness, and Party-Poops. Each evoke back to the time of cook-outs, basement and block parties, HAPPINESS AND FUN. What in the world has happened since?
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|A1||Put The Word Out||6:36|
|A2||Send Out For Sunshine
Engineer – Geoff Calver
Soloist, Trombone – Chris Payne*
|B1||The Groove Line||4:20|
|B2||Mind Blowing Decisions||4:46|
|B3||The Star Of A Story||5:46|
|B5||Leavin' For A Dream
Bass [Acoustic] – Ron Mathieson*
- Recorded At – Utopia Studios
- Recorded At – Morgan Studios
- Recorded At – Audio International Studios
- Recorded At – Marquee Studios
- Recorded At – Air Studios
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – GTO Records Ltd.
- Marketed By – Phonogram Ltd.
- Arranged By, Conductor – John Cameron
- Backing Vocals, Congas – Johnnie Wilder Jr.
- Bass – Mario Mantese
- Design – Michael Ross
- Drums, Timbales – Ernest (Bilbo) Berger*
- Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Clavinet, Synthesizer, Piano [Acoustic], Organ – Rod Temperton
- Engineer [Recording, Assistant] – Mike Hedges
- Engineer [Recording, Remix, Assistant] – Andy Jackson
- Engineer [Recording, Remix] – James Guthrie
- Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Guitar [Spanish] – Eric Johns
- Lead Vocals – Johnnie Wilder Jr., Keith Wilder
- Leader [Strings] – Pat Halling*
- Percussion [Toys] – Frank Ricotti, Tristan Fry
- Photography By – Dennis Morris
- Producer – Barry Blue
- Rhythm Guitar, Bass, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Piano [Acoustic] – Roy Carter
- Written-By – Johnnie Wilder* (tracks: A4, B2), Rod Temperton (tracks: A1 to A3, B1, B3 to B5)
|GTLP 027||Heatwave||Central Heating (LP, Album)||GTO||GTLP 027||UK||1977|
|SICP 5506||Heatwave||Central Heating (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM)||Epic||SICP 5506||Japan||2017|
|19141||Heatwave||Central Heating (LP)||Epic||19141||Colombia||1978|
|GTLP 027||Heatwave||Central Heating (LP, Album)||GTO||GTLP 027||Greece||1978|
|GTMC 027||Heatwave||Central Heating (Cass, Album)||GTO||GTMC 027||UK||1977|