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Steely Dan - The Royal Scam Album

Steely Dan - The Royal Scam Album

Performer: Steely Dan
Title: The Royal Scam
Style: Pop Rock, Classic Rock, Fusion
Released: 1980
Cat#: MCA-37044
Country: Canada
Label: MCA Records
Size MP3 version: 1313 mb
Size FLAC version: 2566 mb
Size WMA version: 2902 mb
Rating: 4.0
Votes: 206
Genre: Jazz / Rock

Steely Dan - The Royal Scam Album


Tracklist

1Kid Charlemagne4:38
2Green Earrings4:05
3Sign In Stranger4:22
4Haitian Divorce5:50
5The Caves Of Altamira3:33
6Everything You Did3:54
7The Royal Scam6:31
8Don't Take Me Alive4:19
9The Fez
Written-By – Griffin
3:59

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
ABCD-931Steely Dan The Royal Scam ‎(LP, Album, San)ABC RecordsABCD-931US1976
MCLC 1708Steely Dan The Royal Scam ‎(Cass, Album)ABC RecordsMCLC 1708UK1976
ABCL 0171Steely Dan The Royal Scam ‎(LP, Album)ABC RecordsABCL 0171South Africa1976
6040, MP-6040, MP-6.040Steely Dan The Royal Scam ‎(LP, Album)ABC Records, ABC Records, ABC Records6040, MP-6040, MP-6.040Portugal1977
6-26-404-029Steely Dan Royal Scam ‎(LP, Album)ABC Records6-26-404-029Brazil1976

Credits

  • Art Direction, DesignEd Caraeff
  • Artwork [Cover Art]Charlie Ganse, Zox
  • Backing VocalsClydie King, Michael McDonald, Sherlie Matthews, Tim Schmit, Venetta Fields
  • BassChuck Rainey
  • Design [Typographic Design]Tom Nikosey
  • DrumsBernard Purdie, Rick Marotta
  • EngineerElliot Shiner
  • Engineer [Mix Down]Barney Perkins
  • Engineer, Engineer [Mix Down]Roger Nichols
  • GuitarDean Parks, Dennis Dias, Elliot Randall, Larry Carlton
  • Guitar, BassWalter Becker
  • HornsBob Findley, Jim Horn, John Klemmer, Plas Johnson, Slyde Hyde
  • Horns, Arranged By [Horns]Chuck Findley
  • KeyboardsDon Grolnick, Paul Griffin, Victor Feldman
  • Keyboards, Lead Vocals, Backing VocalsDonald Fagen
  • Mastered ByBrian Gardner
  • Other [Nurse] – Karen Stanley
  • PercussionGary Coleman, Victor Feldman
  • ProducerGary Katz
  • Technician [Techno]Bob DeAvila, Stuart Dawson, Warren Wallace
  • Written-ByGriffin (tracks: A5)
  • Written-By, Arranged By [Horns]Donald Fagen, Walter Becker
  • Art Direction, DesignEd Caraeff
  • Artwork [Cover]Charlie Ganse, Zox
  • Backing VocalsClydie King, Michael McDonald, Sherlie Matthews, Tim Schmit, Venetta Fields
  • BassChuck Rainey
  • DrumsBernard Purdie, Rick Marotta
  • Engineer [Mix Down]Barney Perkins
  • Engineer [Mix Down], Engineer [Recording]Roger Nichols
  • Engineer [Recording]Elliot Shiner
  • GuitarDean Parks, Dennis Dias, Elliott Randall, Larry Carlton
  • Guitar, BassWalter Becker
  • HornsBob Findley, Jim Horn, John Klemmer, Plas Johnson, Slyde Hyde
  • Horns, Arranged By [Horns]Chuck Findley
  • KeyboardsDon Grolnick, Paul Griffin
  • Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Lead VocalsDonald Fagen
  • Keyboards, PercussionVictor Feldman
  • PercussionGary Coleman
  • ProducerGary Katz
  • TechnicianBob DeAvila, Stuart Dawson, Warren Wallace
  • TypographyTom Nikosey
  • Written-By, Arranged By [Horns]Donald Fagen, Walter Becker

Notes

Columbia House release.

No Barcode. CRC printed on upper right corner of tray back insert, and on disc under catalog numbers.

Catalog numbers MCAD 31193 and DY 2543 on tray back insert, spine, and jewel case insert; MCAD-31193 and DIDY 000370 on disc.

Made in U.S.A.

All songs BMI except "Caves Of Altamira" ASCAP.
℗ 1976 MCA Records, Inc. © 1976, 1985 MCA Records, Inc.Reissue of the 1976 release
Previously reissued as MAB-931

Barcodes

  • Matrix / Runout: DIDX-000370 3
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 5011
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): AB-931-A W1 MCAST MCA-37044-A ▣-G-▣
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): AB-931-B W2 MCA-37044-B ▣-G-▣
  • Rights Society: BMI

Companies

  • Record Company – Columbia House – DY 2543
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – MCA Records (Canada)
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – ABC Records, Inc.
  • Engineered At – ABC Recording Studios
  • Engineered At – A&R Studios

Album

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