Pussy Cats

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Pussy Cats {Stereophonic LP} [1974] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend " in Los Angeles, California . Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry announced that ...
Pussy Cats {Quad LP} [1974] album Quadraphonic release of the album produced by John Lennon ,   Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend " in Los Angeles, California .   Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions.   After recording A ...
Pussy Cats {Edsel CD} [1991] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend" in Los Angeles, California . Harry Nilsson injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry ...
Pussy Cats {US CD Reissue} [1996] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend" in Los Angeles, California . Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry announced that ...
Pussy Cats {US Deluxe CD Reissue} [1999] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend" in Los Angeles, California . Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry announced that ...
Pussy Cats {Japanese CD Reissue} [2002] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend " in Los Angeles, California .


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RCA Contract circle Music producer Rick Jarrard had recently started working with RCA when he met Harry Nilsson in January of 1967. After several meetings and auditions with Nilsson, Jarrard offered Harry a contract with RCA (although Jarrard actually had no authority to offer such a deal).   So ...
The Flying Saucer Song music_note Many people think they recognize one of the main voices in Harry Nilsson's "The Flying Saucer Song " as Joe Cocker . But, the main voices are all Nilsson using three distinct voice inflections. The gruff background vocals, however, are provided by Joe Cocker , whose coarse delivery is similar ...
One Last Touch of Nilsson article This article is from Goldmine Magazine (Vol. 20 No. 9 Issue 359 dated April 29, 1994). Bruce Ansley contacted Krause Publications Group, Inc. and Dawn Eden and they were kind enough to grant him permission to place the article online. Once he had ...
Paul McCartney person In an interview, Paul McCartney described his visit to Los Angeles, California , to see John Lennon during the singer's "Lost Weekend " in 1974. "So I went out there and he was doing Pussy Cats with Nilsson and Keith Moon and Jesse Ed Davis , to name just three total nutters. Three ...
Allen Toussaint person After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry Nilsson remarked that he would like to record an album of songs by Allen Toussaint. Instead, he and John Lennon recorded Pussy Cats . [1]   [1] Citation Needed.
Harryfest 1999 event_note Sue Schnelzer hosted Harryfest 1999 in Covington, Kentucky , just across the river from Cincinnati . The 'fest was held July 16 through 18, 1999.   Memories of Harryfest 1999   Joel Folds :   When I first decided to look up my ...
Pussy Cats Starring the Walkmen album Over a period of just ten days in 2006, The Walkmen recorded a song-by-song cover of Harry Nilsson's Pussy Cats album.   In January of 2006, while finishing the final mix of  A Hundred Miles Off , members of The Walkmen joked about ...
Don't Forget Me music_note Bill Sherman of OakHaus Designs writes in a web review of Pussy Cats :   The sorrowful lyrics of Nilsson's ... "Don't Forget Me " comprise the record's most darkly comic and touching moment. -- Bill Sherman [1] [1] Bill Sherman. ...
Strange Pussies [1974] album No album of this name was released.   Strange Pussies was the title originally suggested by Harry Nilsson and John Lennon for the Pussy Cats album. The title was rejected by RCA .     Strange ...
Pussy Cats {Quad LP} [1974] album Quadraphonic release of the album produced by John Lennon ,   Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend " in Los Angeles, California .   Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions.   After recording A ...
Pussy Cats {Stereophonic LP} [1974] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend " in Los Angeles, California . Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry announced that ...
Pussy Cats {Edsel CD} [1991] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend" in Los Angeles, California . Harry Nilsson injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry ...
Pussy Cats {US CD Reissue} [1996] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend" in Los Angeles, California . Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry announced that ...
Pussy Cats {US Deluxe CD Reissue} [1999] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend" in Los Angeles, California . Harry injured his vocal cords during the recording sessions. After recording A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night Harry announced that ...
Pussy Cats {Japanese CD Reissue} [2002] album Produced by John Lennon , Pussy Cats was recorded during John's "Lost Weekend " in Los Angeles, California .
Down By the Sea {Demo} music_note A bonus track on the Buddha reissue of Pussy Cats , this song was originally released on the Duit On Mon Dei album.   This demo version was produced by John Lennon . It is a totally different take on the song, complete with "island-style" pedal guitar from Sneaky Pete , piano by ...
Don't Forget Me {Quadraphonic Mix} music_note Bill Sherman of OakHaus Designs writes in a web review of Pussy Cats : "The sorrowful lyrics of Nilsson's ... Don't Forget Me comprise the record's most darkly comic and touching moment." (http://www.oakhaus.com/singers.html)
Don't Forget Me {Demo} music_note A vastly different work-through of the Pussy Cats classic. Here, Harry Nilsson and the band take it at a fast pace, with several tempo changes along the way, and some fine drumming.
Turn Out The Lights {Demo} music_note A bonus track from Buddha's release of Pussy Cats , this is Harry Nilsson's stripped down demo of a song which finally appeared on the DUIT ON MON DEI album. Far from the exuberant, steel-drum-laden version, the demo is more of a quirky lullaby. This version is from the two-inch tapes of these ...
Save the Last Dance for Me {Demo} music_note This track is arguably the gem of the bonus tracks for the Buddha reissue of Pussy Cats . Harry's keyboard/vocal demo was done early in the sessions, before his vocal chords ruptured. The result is one of his best vocals from this period. His electric piano playing leaves a little to be desired, ...
Black Sails In The Moonlight {Quadraphonic Mix} music_note The quad version of Pussy Cats includes the quadraphonic version of "Black Sails In The Moonlight."
The Flying Saucer Song {Demo} music_note A bonus track on Buddha's reissue of Pussy Cats , this demo was produced by John Lennon . Among other arrangement differences, the song-within-a-song is more produced, with multi-tracked harmonies. (Source: Curtis Armstrong )
Too Many Cooks music_note Between March and May 1974, John Lennon was at Record Plant West and Burbank Studios in Los Angeles, California , where he was producing and mixing Harry's Pussy Cats . At the same time Lennon produced a number of all-star jam sessions. At one of these sessions he produced Mick Jagger's ...
Black Sails In The Moonlight music_note When asked if he ever wrote songs to order, Harry Nilsson replied: "Recently I wrote one for Derek Taylor . A friend of his, his father was producing a movie with Peter Sellers and Spike Milligan and asked if I would write a tune for it. It was a pirate movie and they said they wanted a ...
A Toot and a Snore article Between March and May 1974, John Lennon was at Record Plant West and Burbank Studios in Los Angeles, California , where he was producing and mixing Harry Nilsson's new album Pussy Cats . (The documented dates vary.  Mark Lewisohn says the ...