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Jefferson Starship - Spitfire flac album

Jefferson Starship - Spitfire flac album
Folk Rock, Pop Rock, Classic Rock
FLAC album size:
1553 mb
Other formats:
4.4 ✪

SME (от лица компании "RCA Records Label"); CMRRA, BMI - Broadcast Music In. LatinAutor, União Brasileira de Compositores, Wixen Music Publishing, LatinAutor - ACODEM, LatinAutor - Warner Chappell, Warner Chappell, UBEM" и другие авторские общества (6).

Cover art by Shusei Nagaoka. It was released a year after the chart-topping Red Octopus, and quickly scaled the charts, spending six consecutive weeks at number three on Billboard and going platinum. The album features writing contributions from members of singer Marty Balin's former band Bodacious DF, as well as Jesse Barish, who became one of Balin's frequent collaborators. This album was released in both stereo and quadraphonic Contents.

Design – Chris Whorf. Drums, Vocals, Percussion, Congas – John Barbata. Engineer – Larry Cox. Engineer – Steve Malcolm. Executive-Producer – Bill Thompson (3). Illustration – Shusei Nagoka. Lead Guitar, Vocals – Craig Chaquico. Rhythm Guitar, Vocals – Paul Kantner. Saxophone – Steven Schuster (tracks: B1b). Vocals – Marty Balin. Vocals, Piano – Grace Slick. Recorded & Mixed at Wally Heider's Studios, San Francisco.

Released in 1976, a year after the chart-topping Red Octopus, it quickly scaled the charts, peaking for six consecutive weeks at in Billboard and attaining a RIAA platinum certification. Stereo and quadraphonic mixes of the album were released.

It collects the band's four Top 40 hit singles from the 1970s, as well as three additional singles that charted on the Billboard Hot 100, a single that missed the chart, one b-side, and one album track. All tracks were also featured on their four studio albums to date: Dragon Fly from 1974; Red Octopus from 1975; Spitfire from 1976; and Earth from 1978

View all albums . Spitfire.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Cruisin'
Written-By – Hickox*
A2 Dance With The Dragon
Written-By – Chaquico*, Slick*, Balin*, Kantner*, Sears*
A3 Hot Water
Written-By – Slick*, Sears*
A4 St. Charles
Written-By – Chaquico*, Barish*, Balin*, Kantner*, Thunderhawk
Song To The Sun
B1a Ozymandias
Written-By – Chaquico*, Freiberg*, Slick*, Barbata*, Kantner*, Sears*
B1b Don't Let It Rain
Written-By – China Wing Kantner, P. Kantner*
B2 With Your Love
Written-By – Covington*, Balin*, Smith*
B3 Switchblade
Written-By – Slick*
B4 Big City
Vocals – John BarbataWritten-By – Ethridge*, Hill*, Barbata*
B5 Love Lovely Love
Written-By – Barish*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Grunt Records
  • Copyright (c) – Grunt Records
  • Manufactured By – RCA Records
  • Distributed By – RCA Records


  • Arranged By [Horns & Strings] – Dave Roberts
  • Bass, Keyboards – Pete Sears
  • Bass, Vocals, Keyboards – David Freiberg
  • Design [Album] – Chris Whorf*
  • Drums, Vocals, Percussion, Congas – John Barbata
  • Engineer – Larry Cox
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Steve Malcolm
  • Illustration – Shusei Nagoka*
  • Lead Guitar, Vocals – Craig Chaquico
  • Mastered By – Kent Duncan
  • Percussion, Congas – Bobbye Hall
  • Photography By [Cover] – Ron Slenzak
  • Producer – Larry Cox
  • Producer [Executive] – Bill Thompson
  • Producer, Art Direction – Jefferson Starship
  • Rhythm Guitar, Vocals – Paul Kantner
  • Saxophone – Steven Schuster* (tracks: B1b)
  • Vocals – Marty Balin
  • Vocals, Piano – Grace Slick


℗ 1976 Grunt Records © 1976, Grunt Records
Manufactured and Distributed by RCA Records, New York, N.Y. • Printed in U.S.A.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BFL1-1557 Jefferson Starship Spitfire ‎(LP, Album, Ind) Grunt BFL1-1557 US 1976
BFL1-1557 Jefferson Starship Spitfire ‎(LP, Album) Grunt BFL1-1557 Australia 1976
BFL1-1557 Jefferson Starship Spitfire ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Grunt BFL1-1557 France 1976
BFL1-1557 Jefferson Starship Spitfire ‎(LP, Album) Grunt BFL1-1557 Spain 1976
BFL1-1557, 781 Jefferson Starship Spitfire ‎(LP, Album) RCA, RCA BFL1-1557, 781 Turkey 1976