RISE: STORY 1

LINER NOTES

 

MASTERING

Mastered by Emily Lazar at The Lodge, assisted by Chris Allgood.

 

MIXING

Mixed by Scott Jacoby and Jack Dine at Eusonia Studios, New York *

Mixed by Jamil “Face” Johnson at Phase Recording and Media, Washington, DC **

Mixed by Marcus Marshall at Audio Recreation, Washington, DC ***

 

RECORDING

Recorded at House Studios, Washington, DC +

Recorded at Audio Recreation, Silver Spring, MD ++

Recorded at Raydar Sound, Crofton, MD +++

Recorded at Asparagus Studios, Takoma Park, MD ++++

 

PERSONNEL

INTRODUCTION: I WISH * +

Written by C. Malachi, W. Watkins, J. Abraham and B. Jacobs

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi, Wes Watkins and Branden Jacobs

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, Marcus Marshall, Raymond Murdock, James McKinney

Drums by Wes Watkins

Keys & Synths by Branden Jacobs

Bass by Jerel Abraham

 

PROLOGUE: SKY ft. GOT MY OWN SOUND * +++

Written by C. Malachi, W. Watkins, J. Abraham and B. Jacobs

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi, Wes Watkins and Branden Jacobs

Engineered by Raymond Murdock, Marcus Marshall, James McKinney

Drums by Wes Watkins

Keys & Synths by Branden Jacobs

Bass by Jerel Abraham

Trumpet by Larry Mack Jr.

Guitar by Keith Hammond

 

CHAPTER 1: WHERE YOU ARE ***

Written by J. Malachi, B. Jacobs

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi

Vocals by John Malachi

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, Marcus Marshall

Recorded c. 1977 in Washington, DC (Location Unknown)

Keys by Branden Jacobs

DJ FX by DJ RBI

 

BLOWING SMOKE ** +

Written by C. Malachi, B. Carlyle, T. Eley

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP); The Carlyle Studio Enterprise (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Brandon Carlyle and Carolyn Malachi

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, Marcus Marshall

Flute performed by Trey Eley

 

WHERE I COME FROM * ++++

Written by C. Malachi, L. Johnson, W. Watkins, J. Abraham and B. Jacobs

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP); ZoSmooth Music (BMI)

 

Produced and arranged by Lorenzo Johnson, Branden Jacobs, Wes Watkins, Jerel Abraham and Carolyn Malachi

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, James McKinney, Qianta "Q" Corbitt, Marcus Marshall

Drums by Wes Watkins

Keys & Organ by Branden Jacobs

Bass by Jerel Abraham

 

WE LIKE MONEY ** + / ++ / +++

Written by C. Malachi, W. Watkins, B. Jacobs, J. Abraham, M. Blackwell

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi, Wes Watkins, Branden Jacobs

All GoGo talking performed by Michelle Blackwell

Engineered by Raymond Murdock, Jake Grotticelli, James McKinney, Marcus Marshall

Drums and Percussion by Wes Watkins

Keys & Synths by Branden Jacobs

Bass by Jerel Abraham

 

DWEE DOH * + / ++++

Written by C. Malachi, M. Marshall, S. Delis

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

Produced and arranged by Marcus Marshall, Silvio Delis, Tamara Davis and Carolyn Malachi

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, James McKinney, Marcus Marshall

Percussion by Michael “Smacks” Stewart

Keys & Synths by Silvio Delis

Bass by Tarus Mateen

Guitar by Samir Moulay

Alto Sax by Herb Scott

 

CHAPTER 2: BRING ME A PRETTY WOMAN ***

 

Written by J. Malachi, B. Jacobs

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi

Vocals by John Malachi

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, Marcus Marshall

Recorded c. 1977 in Washington, DC (Location Unknown)

Keys by Branden Jacobs

DJ FX by DJ RBI

 

HUNNY BLUES * +

Written by C. Malachi, B. Carlyle

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP); The Carlyle Studio Enterprise (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Brandon Carlyle and Carolyn Malachi

Trumpet by Jay Neal

Sax by Reggie Volume

Bass by Jerel Abraham

Guitar by

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, Marcus Marshall, James McKinney

 

IF YOU EVER LAY A HAND ON ME * ++

Written by C. Malachi

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi

Engineered by Jake Grotticelli, Marcus Marshal, James McKinneyl

Bass performed by Kevin Powe Jr.

Guitar by Cody Taft

 

THREE BUSSES AND A TRAIN * + / ++

Written by C. Malachi, M. Marshall, S. Delis

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi, Marcus Marshall and Silvio “Vito” Delis

Percussion by Smacks

Bass by Tarus Mateen

Guitar by Samir Moulay

Engineered by Marcus Marshall

 

PRIMARY COLOR * ++

Written by C. Malachi, M. Marshall, S. Delis

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi, Marcus Marshall and Silvio “Vito” Delis

Engineered by Marcus Marshall, Silvio “Vito” Delis, James McKinney

Drums by Jon Laine

Guitar by Richard On

Percussion by Smacks

Flute by Trey Eley

Bass by Tarus Mateen

Keys by Vito Delis

 

CONCLUSION: A WISH REPRISED (NOT A DREAM DEFERRED) * + / ++

Written by C. Malachi, W. Watkins, J. Abraham and B. Jacobs

Publishing: Carolyn Malachi Legacy Brands (ASCAP)

 

Produced and arranged by Carolyn Malachi, Wes Watkins and Branden Jacobs

Engineered by Marcus Marshall and Raymond Murdock

Drums by Wes Watkins

Keys & Synths by Branden Jacobs

Bass by Jerel Abraham

Flute by Trey Eley

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