John Simon

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John Simon is a multiple-threat artist -- a music producer (and occasional composer) in pop, rock, television, movies, and on Broadway, his name attached to notable projects in most of those fields. He…
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Year Album Artist
2016 The Complete Singles: 50th Anniversary Collection The Mamas & the Papas Composer, Producer
2015 Compromised Steve Forbert Producer, Organ
2015 Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels: The Blissed-Out Birth of Country Rock, Vol. 5: 1972 Producer
2014 Playlist: The Very Best of Blood Sweat & Tears Blood Producer, String Arrangements
2014 The Complete Albums Collection Simon & Garfunkel Production Assistant
2014 Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels: The Blissed-Out Birth of Country Rock, Vol. 2: 1969 Producer
2013 Sweet Dreams and Quiet Desires/The Second Album Borderline Piano
2013 The Complete Columbia Albums Collection Taj Mahal Mixing, Piano, Piano (Electric)
2012 Aereo-Plain/Morning Bugle: The Complete Warner Bros. Recordings John Hartford Producer
2012 Be My Baby, Vol. 2: More Music from the Girls of the Sixties Producer
2012 The Hidden Treasures of Taj Mahal 1969-1973 Taj Mahal Piano, Piano (Electric)
2012 Then Again: The Anthology David Sanborn Executive Producer, Producer
2011 LateNightTales Midlake Producer
2011 The Complete Studio Albums Collection Leonard Cohen Producer, Musical Director
2010 Sixties: Collected Composer
2010 Stop! Get a Ticket The Clefs of Lavender Hill Producer
2009 Timeline Chris Thompson Composer
2008 Best of Blood, Sweat & Tears: Collections Blood Audio Production
2008 Extra Innings: Diamond Cuts, Vol. 10 Primary Artist
2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson [Music from the Film] Hunter S. Thompson Producer
2008 Greatest Hits [Steel Box Collection] Janis Joplin Audio Production
2008 The Solo Recordings: 1971-1972 Peter / Paul and Mary Piano
2007 101 60's Hits Producer
2007 An American Music Band/A Long Time Comin' Electric Flag Audio Production, Member of Attributed Artist, Piano
2007 Four Decades of Folk Rock Producer
2007 The Best of a Musical History The Band Producer, Audio Production, Member of Attributed Artist, Piano (Electric)
2007 The Complete Cass Elliot Solo Collection 1968-71 Cass Elliot Producer, Musician, Composer
2006 Baroque Inevitable John Simon Primary Artist
2006 Collections Janis Joplin Audio Production
2006 Feedback Jurassic 5 Composer
2006 Songs of Leonard Cohen/Songs of Love and Hate Leonard Cohen Producer, Musical Direction
2005 A Musical History The Band Producer, Tuba, Horn (Baritone), Piano, Piano (Electric), Tambourine, Peck Horn
2005 Angel Station in Moscow [DVD] Manfred Mann's Earth Band Composer
2005 LateNightTales Air Producer, Saxophone
2005 The Essential Taj Mahal Taj Mahal Main Personnel, Piano, Piano (Electric)
2004 Jesse Davis/Ululu Jesse Ed Davis Keyboards
2004 Love Songs Michael Franks Producer
2004 The Best of Frankie Yankovic Frankie Yankovic Producer, Audio Production
2003 Classic Masters Gordon Lightfoot Producer
2003 The Complete Greatest Hits of Manfred Mann Manfred Mann Composer
2003 The Essential Janis Joplin Janis Joplin Producer, Audio Production
2003 The Essential Simon & Garfunkel Simon & Garfunkel Producer
2003 The Evolution of Manfred Mann Manfred Mann Composer
2003 The Michael Franks Anthology: The Art of Love Michael Franks Producer, Arranger
2002 More Broadway's Greatest Love Songs Producer
2002 Story of Rock: Radio 538 Composer
2002 The Complete Greatest Hits Gordon Lightfoot Producer, String Arrangements
2002 The Essential Leonard Cohen Leonard Cohen Producer, Audio Production
2002 The Last Waltz [Box Set] The Band Producer, Piano, Musical Director, Musical Direction, Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements
2002 The Singles Manfred Mann Composer
2001 Cinema de Funk: Soundtrack Grooves 1968-1976, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
2001 Hit the Road to Dreamsville Primary Artist
2001 The Singles+ The Mamas & the Papas Producer
2001 Young, Guitar Days Steve Forbert Producer
2000 All Manner of Menn: 1963-1969 Manfred Mann Composer
2000 Best of Cher: The Early Years [Columbia River] Cher Composer
2000 Cafe Apres-Midi: Rose Primary Artist
2000 Hoagyland: Songs of Hoagy Carmichael John Simon Primary Artist
2000 Live The Manfreds Composer
2000 Many a Wonderful Moment Rosemary Clooney Composer
2000 Super Hits Janis Joplin Producer
1999 Box of Pearls: The Janis Joplin Collection Janis Joplin Producer, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Piano
1999 Chasin' Gus' Ghost John Sebastian & the J-Band Harmonium
1999 Drive [Crimson] Composer
1999 Dusty in London Dusty Springfield Composer
1999 Folk, Gospel & Blues: Will the Circle Be Unbroken Producer
1999 Pop Music: The Golden Era 1951-1975 Producer
1999 Smokin' Section Tom Scott & the L.A. Express Composer
1999 Songbook [Box Set] Gordon Lightfoot Producer, String Arrangements
1999 The Beautiful Sea: Song of Sun, Sand, and Sea Jackie & Roy Composer
1999 The Best of Simon & Garfunkel Simon & Garfunkel Producer
1999 Ties That Bind: The Best of Levon Helm 1975-1996 Levon Helm Producer, Composer
1999 Ultimate Collection Dave Mason Keyboards
1999 Very Best of Manfred Mann [18 Tracks] Manfred Mann Composer
1998 Ay Califas: Raza Rock of the 70's & 80's Producer
1998 London Blues Festivals 1970-1972 Piano
1998 Mann Alive Manfred Mann's Earth Band Composer
1998 Mulling It Over: A Musical Oeuvre View Martin Mull Director, Vocals
1998 Super Hits Blood Producer
1997 Dream a Little Dream: The Cass Elliot Collection Cass Elliot Producer
1997 Everybody Wants Some Producer
1997 Old Friends Simon & Garfunkel Producer
1997 Prefontaine Producer
1997 Sound Body, Sound Mind Andrew Weil Main Personnel, Piano
1996 Beautiful Thing Producer
1996 Celtic Reflections: Misty-Eyed Morning John Whelan Harmonium
1996 Chela Chela Shikamoo Jazz Composer
1996 I Want My Roots John Sebastian Banjo, Harmonium
1996 Legacy John Simon Producer, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1996 Portraits Emmylou Harris Producer
1996 The Best of Manfred Mann's Earth Band Manfred Mann's Earth Band Composer
1996 The Very Best of the Fontana Years Manfred Mann / Manfred Mann Composer
1995 A Future to This Life Joe Walsh Producer
1995 For the Love of Harry: Everybody Sings Nilsson Piano
1995 Forever Jackie & Roy Producer
1995 Half Breed Cher Composer
1995 Old Glory: The Best of Electric Flag Electric Flag Producer, Composer
1995 Open Top Cars & Girls in T-Shirts, Vol. 3 Composer
1995 Please Don't Make Me Too Happy Christine Lavin Piano
1995 Soul of a Man: Live/Rekooperation Al Kooper Organ, Keyboards, Horn Arrangements
1995 The Collection Janis Joplin Original Album Producer
1995 What Goes Up: The Best of Blood, Sweat & Tears Blood Producer
1994 Across the Great Divide The Band Producer
1994 Chapter Two: The Best of the Fontana Years Manfred Mann Composer
1994 Did She Mention My Name/Back Here on Earth [Beat Goes On] Gordon Lightfoot Producer
1994 Rekooperation Al Kooper Vocals, Piano
1994 The Best of David Sanborn David Sanborn Producer, Executive Producer
1993 A.J. Croce A.J. Croce Producer, Arranger, Conductor
1993 Digging In Kips Bay Ceili Band Producer, Keyboards, Percussion, Lilting
1993 Janis Janis Joplin Producer, Piano
1993 Jericho The Band Producer, Sax (Baritone), Horn (Baritone), Piano (Electric), Composer
1993 Now Is Heaven Pierce Turner Producer, Arranger, Conductor, Bass
1993 The Best of Steve Forbert: What Kinda Guy? Steve Forbert Producer
1993 The United Artists Collection Gordon Lightfoot Producer
1992 Out on the Street John Simon Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Piano, Composer
1991 Creeque Alley The Mamas & the Papas Producer
1990 Duets Emmylou Harris Producer
1988 Looking Through Jens Winther Group Composer
1988 Love Songs David Sanborn Executive Producer
1987 Streamlines Tom Scott Composer
1985 Songbook Gordon Lightfoot Producer, String Arrangements
1984 Budapest Live Manfred Mann's Earth Band Composer
1982 Fifteen Biréli Lagrène Producer, Liner Notes, Composer
1982 Rock of Ages, Vol. 1 The Band Horn, Keyboards
1981 Collected Works Simon & Garfunkel Production Assistant
1980 Tale of the Whale Matrix Producer
1979 Hideaway David Sanborn Executive Producer
1979 Jackrabbit Slim Steve Forbert Producer
1979 Semi Detached Suburban Manfred Mann Composer
1979 Tiger in the Rain Michael Franks Producer, Arranger, Percussion
1978 Best Little Whorehouse In Texas [1978 Original Broadway Cast] Susan Mansur / Original 1978 Cast Producer
1978 Elizabeth Barraclough Elizabeth Barraclough Producer
1978 Heart to Heart David Sanborn Producer, Composer
1978 The Last Waltz The Band Producer, Horn, Piano, Keyboards, Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements, Musical Director, Arranger, Engineer
1978 Watch Manfred Mann's Earth Band Composer
1977 American Gypsies Galston & Thom Producer
1977 Islands The Band Horn, Keyboards
1977 Priestess Gil Evans Producer, Composer
1976 Act Like Nothing's Wrong Al Kooper Producer
1975 Al's Big Deal/Unclaimed Freight Al Kooper Piano
1975 Greatest Hits Leonard Cohen Producer
1975 New Moon Rising Karen Beth Producer, Keyboards, Vocals (Background)
1974 Muddy & the Wolf Howlin' Wolf / Muddy Waters Piano
1974 Refugees Rachel Faro Producer, Keyboards
1974 Sapo Sapo Producer
1974 Seals & Crofts 1 & 2 Seals & Crofts Producer, Piano
1973 Ducks Ducks Producer
1973 Garland Jeffreys Garland Jeffreys Piano
1973 Islands Cyrus Faryar Producer, Engineer, Audio Production, Main Personnel, Horn, Piano, Organ, Drums (Steel), Composer
1973 Janis Joplin's Greatest Hits Janis Joplin Audio Production
1973 Journey John Simon Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano
1973 Sweet Dreams and Quiet Desires Borderline Piano, Keyboards
1972 Blood, Sweat & Tears' Greatest Hits Blood Producer
1972 Bobby Charles Bobby Charles Producer
1972 Foxy Lady Cher Composer
1972 Martin Mull Martin Mull Director, Choir/Chorus
1972 Morning Bugle John Hartford Producer, Liner Notes
1972 Peter Peter Yarrow Piano
1972 See All Her Faces Dusty Springfield Composer
1972 The Real Thing Taj Mahal Guest Artist, Keyboards
1972 Three Jackie Lomax Main Personnel, Piano, Keyboards, Drums
1971 Happy Just to Be Like I Am Taj Mahal Piano, Piano (Electric)
1971 In My Own Time Karen Dalton Main Personnel, Piano
1971 Jesse Davis Jesse Ed Davis Keyboards
1971 John Simon's Album John Simon Primary Artist, Vocals, Mandola, Horn, Piano, Composer
1971 Pacheco & Alexander Tom Pacheco Piano
1971 The Best of Electric Flag Electric Flag Producer
1971 The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions Howlin' Wolf Piano, Keyboards
1971 Where Flamingos Fly Gil Evans Producer
1970 Alone Together Dave Mason Keyboards
1970 Down Home Seals & Crofts Producer, Piano
1970 Eric Clapton Eric Clapton Piano
1970 Looney Tunes & Merrie Melodies Primary Artist
1970 Stormbringer! Beverley Martyn / John Martyn Keyboards
1969 Steve Miller Band/Quicksilver Messenger Service/The Band (3 LP box) Steve Miller Band Producer
1969 Sunday Concert Gordon Lightfoot Producer
1969 The Band The Band Producer, Engineer, Member of Attributed Artist, Tuba, Horn, Piano (Electric), Keyboards, Peck Horn
1968 An American Music Band Electric Flag Producer, Horn, Piano, Organ, Solo Instrumental
1968 Bookends Simon & Garfunkel Production Assistant
1968 Cheap Thrills Big Brother & the Holding Company / Janis Joplin Producer, Piano
1968 Child Is Father to the Man Blood Producer, Arranger, Mixing, Conductor, Piano, Organ, Cowbell, Original Recording Producer, Animal Sounds, String Arrangements, Tack Piano
1968 Dream a Little Dream of Me Cass Elliot / Mama Cass Keyboards
1968 Music from Big Pink The Band Producer, Audio Production
1968 Take a Picture Margo Guryan Producer
1968 You Are What You Eat Vocals, Keyline, Composer
1967 I, Brute Force: Confections of Love Brute Force Producer
1967 Neon The Cyrkle Guest Artist, Producer, Audio Production, Keyboards
1967 Songs of Leonard Cohen Leonard Cohen Producer, Director, Audio Production
1967 The Medium Is the Massage Marshall McLuhan Producer, Composer, Vocals
1966 Red Rubber Ball The Cyrkle Guest Artist, Producer
1966 Red Rubber Ball (A Collection) The Cyrkle Producer
Black Sheep Boy Joel Grey Composer
Come for a Dream: The U.K. Sessions 1970-1971 Dusty Springfield Composer
Do Nothing Till You Hear from Me Chris Thompson Composer
Don't Forget What I Told You John Simon Primary Artist, Mandolin, Horn, Piano, Composer
Everybody Wants Some!! [Music from the Motion Picture] Producer
Great Cover Versions: Reference Sound Edition Composer
Greatest Hits Blood Producer
Harmony Farm John Simon Primary Artist, Composer
Healthy Food For Thought: Good Enough To Eat Composer, Primary Artist
Kelly Kelly Garrett Composer
Rhino Hi-Five: John Simon John Simon Primary Artist
Running Hits, Vol. 2: Feel The Dance Beats Composer
Skitch...Tonight!/More Skitch Tonight Skitch Henderson Producer
Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels: The Blissed-Out Birth of Country Rock, Vol. 6: 1973 Piano