Stop (Eric Burdon Band album)

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Stop
Studio album by The Eric Burdon Band
Released July 1975
Recorded 1971-1973 at Far Out Studios, San Francisco, CA and Dieter Dierks Studios, Cologne, Germany
Genre Rock, hard rock, heavy metal, progressive rock, funk, jazz fusion
Length 28:31
Label Capitol
Producer Jerry Goldstein & John Sterling
Eric Burdon chronology
Sun Secrets
(1974)
Stop
(1975)
Survivor
(1977)

Stop is a hard rock/funk album by the first incarnation of the Eric Burdon Band, whose line up consisted of Burdon, John Sterling, Kim Kesterson and Terry Ryan.

They formed in 1971, after Burdon left his previous band War to cut an album with Jimmy Witherspoon. They recorded the album ‘’Guilty’’ and then, without Witherspoon, the album Stop.

It was not released until July 1975. Also it featured no hit single, but had some American chart success, reaching both US and Canadian album charts.

Track list[edit]

  1. "City Boy" (3:50, Burdon, Sterling)
  2. "Gotta Get it On" (2:57, Sterling, Hodgson)
  3. "The Man" (2:56, Sterling, Mitthauer, Ryan)
  4. "I’m Lookin' Up“ (2:15, Sterling, Kesterson)
  5. "Rainbow" (2:39, Burdon, Kesterson, Morris)
  6. "All I Do" (2:08, Burdon, Kesterson, Sterling)
  7. "Funky Fever" (2:48, Ryan, Sterling)
  8. "The Way it Should Be" (3:13, Sterling)
  9. "Stop" (5:45, Sterling, Kesterson, Haney)

Trivia[edit]