boomer wrote:The first record I made with George was “Giblet Gravy” 1969. The next one was “White Rabbit” 1970, I think. I remember Herbie being on that one but I am not sure about him playing on Giblet......... I could wrong. Both recordings are amongst my favorites and both gone for Creed Taylor.
George Benson – guitar.
Albertine Robinson, Eileen Gilbert, Lois Winter – vocals.
Eric Gale – guitar, tracks 2, 4, 5, 7.
Carl Lynch – guitar, track 1.
Herbie Hancock – piano, tracks 3, 6, 9-12.
Ron Carter – bass, tracks 1, 3, 6-12.
Bob Cranshaw – bass, tracks 2, 4-5.
Billy Cobham – drums.]https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giblet_Gravy
So Great Backing guitar was Eric Gale, on 4 tracks.
Then in 1981 Creed Taylors 2nd Fuse One
has George Benson on the last track
again with Eric Gale Backing Guitar.
Stanley Clarke and Ndugu Chancler with Stanley Turrentine.
It came out on UK CD with one bonus track (I assume unfinished).
"Ode to Kudu" with more Bass being played