Brock Walsh / Dateline Tokyo


This is one of the Japanese market only AOR / Westcoast album released in early 1980's. Brock Walsh began his professional musical career after graduating from Harvard University in 1975. Walsh was a back-up singer for Linda Ronstadt, Karla Bonoff, and Andrew Gold. Walsh was a staff producer for Quincy Jones and has written and produced hits for such artists as Christina Aguilera, Céline Dion, The Pointer Sisters, and Aretha Franklin. You may also be aware that he is a member of the project "Brothertime" with Trevor Gordon and Michael Sembello.
This album was released in 1983 under Warner Pioneer Japan. Remarkable supporting musicians on this album are Kenny Edwards, Faragher Bros, Steve Lukather and Jeff Porcaro. For your information, Brock Walsh also released CD single only for Japanese market in 1989 "Little Shiba" c/w "My Lonely One" under Canyon International Japan as the TV Commercial song for "Coors".

Release: 1983
Label: Warner Music, Japan (P-13018)

First Reissued CD Release: 10 May, 2001 (Cool Sound, Inc. Japan, COOL-070)

1. Dateline:Tokyo
2. After The Lights Go On
3. Mystery Girl
4. Mystified
5. This Time
6. Paper Doll
7. Radical Moves
8. Sweet Emotion

Producers: Andrew Gold, Brock Walsh

Brock Walsh: Vocals,

- Musicians -
Guitars: Andrew Gold, Steve Lukather, Dennis Herring, Ira Ingber
Keyboards: Bill Elliott, Tommy Faragher, Paul Fox, John Van Tongeren, Andrew Gold, Ricky Lyon
Drums: Jeff Porcaro, Michael Botts, Beau Segal
Bass: Kenny Edwards, Davey Faragher, Scott Chambers, Andrew Gold, Veyler Hildebrand, Brad Palmer
Percussion: Andrew Gold
Sax: Bryan Cumming, Jay Leslie
Background Vocals: Greg Prestopino, Matthew Wilder, Joy Walsh