30th Anniversary Limited Edition 3 CD Set

Prodigal 30th cvr lr


Released 2014 - Out of Print\Discontinued
Silver Orb Media - SOSP 10010

Tape restoration and digital mastering by Gary Hedden (ghlaudio.com)
Song publishing administered by Under The Radar Music - ASCAP
Thanks to Jon Phelps for donating the tape archives
Thanks to Michael Wilson for donating the photo archives
Thanks to Howard Levy for the kickstart
Design by King+Sons Design
Manufactured by QCA - Cincinnati OH
 

PRODIGAL

Prodigal 1 lr

Original Release 1982
Heartland Records - WU38647 (CBS/Priority) or HRC101 (pre CBS)

Loyd Boldman - keyboards and vocals
Rick Fields - guitars and vocals
Mike Wilson - bass
Dave Workman - drums and vocals

Produced by Jon Phelps
Arranged by Prodigal
Engineered by Greg McNeily and Gary Platt

Recorded in the Full Sail Dream Machine 24-track mobile recording studio on location at:
Ocoee Civic Center - Ocoee FL
Jon's Living room - Winter Park FL
The warehouse next to Anthony's Mushrooms - Altamonte Springs FL
The Potter's Wheel (crowd response for Invisible Man) - Jacksonville FL

Additional recording:
Bee Jay Studios - Orlando FL
Fifth Floor Studios - Cincinnati OH
Gettings Productions - Orlando FL
Young'n Sound - Nashville TN

Mixed by Gary Platt at Fifth Floor Studios
(except Hard Bargain - mixed by Andy deGanahl, Bee Jay Studios)
Additonal engineering by Andy deGanahl, Dana Cornock and Paul Thompson
Assistant engineers - Paul Thompson and Steve Moller

Additional musicians:
John Blake - acoustic guitar ("Fire With Fire")
Jim Hettinger - synth programming
David Philbrick - soprano sax ("Want You Back Again")
Turley Richards - background vocals ("Want You Back Again", "Hard Bargain")
Loyd and Rick recorded "I Don't Know Who You Are", "Hard Bargain" and "Want You Back Again" at Bee Jay Studios 7/1980 with:
Shane Keister - keyboards
Jack Williams - bass
Jon Goin - guitar
David Kemper - drums
Farrell Morris - percussion

Thanks to Bruce Reid and Jeffrey Hangst for the Lotus Espirit / Porsche 928 shootout on "Busy Man" (the door slam was a '74 Fairlane)
Thanks to the CVG Fire Dept. for allowing us to record a United Airlines flight taking off for the intro of "I Don't Know Who You Are" ("You only get one shot, guys.")

ELECTRIC EYE

Prodigal electric lr
Original Release 1984
Heartland Records - HRC38650

Loyd Boldman - keyboards and vocals
Rick Fields - guitars and vocals, sax on 'Shout It Out'
Mike Wilson - bass
Dave Workman - drums and vocals

Produced by Jon Phelps
Arranged by Prodigal
Engineered by Greg McNeily and Gary Platt

Recorded and mixed in the Full Sail Dream Machine 24-track mobile recording studio
Assistant engineer/live concert sound - Paul Thompson
Assistant engineers - Brad Kuenning, Rytt Hershburg

Guitar maintenance and customization by John Reynolds, Vintage Guitar Shop, Florence KY

Thanks to:
David Brown, Rick Painter, Bill Williams, Jim Murphy, Willoughby-Wilson Band, Bob Hay, Keith Weaver, Donna Weaver, Bill Mann, Larrie London, Sherman (Cut The Cake) Trivette, Terry Fisher

JUST LIKE REAL LIFE

3 just like real life 2
Original Release 1985
Heartland Records - HRC38657

Loyd Boldman - keyboards and vocals
Rick Fields - guitars and vocals
Mike Wilson - bass
Dave Workman - drums and vocals

Executive Producer - Jon Phelps
Produced and Engineered by Gary Platt
Arranged by Prodigal and Gary Platt
Synthesizer Programming - Wes Boatman
Synth Solo on "Push And Shove" - Wes Boatman

Recorded at:
Fifth Floor Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Boatman's Ranch, New Richmond, OH
Starke Lake Studios, Ocoee, FL
Assistant Engineer - Carol Burkart
Assistant Engineer / Concert Sound - Steve Moller

Guitar Customizing and Maintenance - John Reynolds
Thanks to Charlie Lawing and St. Blues Guitars
Thanks to Dave Hymer and Buddy Rogers Music