Too Slow to Disco, Vol. 1

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Put together by a German operation called How Do You Are?, Too Slow to Disco, the label's first release, is a sharp compilation of popular and deep AOR cuts. It dates back to 1972 for Chicago's "Saturday in the Park" and Tony Joe White's "I've Got a Thing About You Baby" and extends to 1980 for Photoglo's Scaggs-tacular "Steal Away" and Robbie Doobie's -- er, that's Dupree's -- more successful song of the same title. Another major hit here is Nicolette Larson's "Lotta Love," written by Neil Young. Among the deeper highlights are Jan Hammer Group's burbling proto-Air "Don't You Know," Pages' "If I Saw You Again" from what became the core of Mr. Mister, and Ned Doheny's "Get...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Put together by a German operation called How Do You Are?, Too Slow to Disco, the label's first release, is a sharp compilation of popular and deep AOR cuts. It dates back to 1972 for Chicago's "Saturday in the Park" and Tony Joe White's "I've Got a Thing About You Baby" and extends to 1980 for Photoglo's Scaggs-tacular "Steal Away" and Robbie Doobie's -- er, that's Dupree's -- more successful song of the same title. Another major hit here is Nicolette Larson's "Lotta Love," written by Neil Young. Among the deeper highlights are Jan Hammer Group's burbling proto-Air "Don't You Know," Pages' "If I Saw You Again" from what became the core of Mr. Mister, and Ned Doheny's "Get It Up for Love" from the songwriter whose songs were more popular when recorded by the likes of Average White Band, Tata Vega, and Chaka Khan. Indeed, most of these songs are a few BPMs too slow for causing much motion on dancefloors, but there a lot of relaxed grooves that prompt, at the least, some light foot tapping.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/27/2014
  • Label: How Do You Are
  • EAN: 4250506808105
  • Catalog Number: 1
  • Sales rank: 32,477

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Get It Up for Love - Ned Doheny (4:40)
  2. 2 Let's Put Our Love Back Together - Ken Gold (3:38)
  3. 3 Deco Lady - Rupert Holmes (3:48)
  4. 4 Over and Done with It - White Horse (2:55)
  5. 5 Liverpool Fool - Browning Bryant (2:32)
  6. 6 Lotta Love - Nicolette Larson (3:10)
  7. 7 Do You Feel It - Alessi Brothers (5:37)
  8. 8 Steal Away - Photoglo (2:54)
  9. 9 Room to Grow - Brian Elliot (3:25)
  10. 10 Saturday in the Park - Chicago (3:53)
  11. 11 Shut the Door - Don Brown (4:24)
  12. 12 Rendezvous - Matthew Larkin Cassell (2:14)
  13. 13 I Saw You Again - Pages (3:27)
  14. 14 Losin' End - The Doobie Brothers (3:47)
  15. 15 Sugar Daddy - Fleetwood Mac (4:09)
  16. 16 Steal Away - Robbie Dupree (3:31)
  17. 17 Spaceship Earth - David Batteau (4:59)
  18. 18 I've Got a Thing About You Baby - Tony Joe White (2:44)
  19. 19 Don't You Know - Jan Hammer Group (3:00)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Michael McDonald Composer
Neil Young Composer
Jan Hammer Composer
Tom Austin Composer
Rupert Holmes Composer
Robert Lamm Composer
Tony Joe White Composer
Ned Doheny Composer
Brian Elliot Composer
Billy Alessi Composer
Bobby Alessi Composer
David Callahan Composer
Rick Chudacoff Composer
Micky Denne Composer
Steve George Composer
Ken Gold Composer
John Lang Composer
Jerry Manfredi Composer
Brian Francis Neary Composer
Richard Page Composer
Jim Photoglo Composer
Frank "Poncho" Sampedro Composer
Allen Toussaint Composer, Producer
Robbie Dupuis Composer
Matthew Larkin Cassell Composer
Anne Christine McVie Composer
Ivona Reich Composer
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