Todd rundgren / The James Walsh Gypsy Band / Ed Motta / Toto / Jorge Santana / Samuel Purdey / The Doobie Brothers / Babadu / The Beauty Room / Christopher Cross / Tears For Fears / Jazzanova / Metropole Orkest / Jonathon Jeremia / Danny Wilson / The Step Kids / Archie Whitewater / Barbara & Ernie / Shinataro Sakamoto / Steely Dan / Ian Wilson / Leon Ware / Donald Fagen / Al Jarreau / AM & Shawn Lee / Hall & Oates / Bozz Scaggs / Kinsman Dazz / Average White Band
Inspiration provided by Ed Motta and his wonderful AOR album (get it!) Zaf and Marks brilliant Americana Rock your Soul series (get them!!) and the fantastic AOR Disco site especially for the heads up on the Samual Purdey 'lost' album ( beg,borrow or buy!!)
Finally, dedicated to Thomas who went to California to live the dream from Leeds via Nottingham, who I knew for a few short years back in the day, and turned me on to some of these sounds....I hope you found the peace you were looking for.
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