Wednesday, May 16, 2012
"Papa John Creach-Papa John's Friends-1971 US":
Papa John Creach (born John Henry Creach May 28, 1917, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania- died February 22, 1994, Los Angeles, California) was the fiddler for Jefferson Airplane (1970-1975), Hot Tuna, Jefferson Starship, The San Francisco All-Stars (1979-1984), The Dinosaurs (1982-1989) and Steve Taylor.
This is Papa John Creach's first solo album. Recorded by Papa John Creach and released by Jefferson Airplane's own Grunt Record Label in 1971.
All the members of Jefferson Airplane also make appearances on the album along with members of The Grateful Dead, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Santana and Tower of Power.
Guesting on this album are Jerry Garcia and Carlos Santana with fellow Airplane members Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Casady, Grace Slick and Quicksilver Messenger Service legend John Cipollina.
-by dj fanis: here