Solo

Singles & Solo Albums

 


Maverick/Venture Records
Studio: Tera-Shirma Studios Detroit, Michigan
The single “It’s your Thing” is on this album
This is the first Album I recorded as an artist. Most of the
album was recorded live in the studio.

HAIR AND THANGS

Recorded: 1968

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Producer: Mike Theodore

Rhythm Section:

Lyman Woodard – keyboards

Andrew Smith, Melvin Davis – Drums

Bob Babbit, Tony Newton – Bass


Sussex Records
The million seller, Scorpio is on this album.
Studio: G.M. Studios, East Detroit, Michigan
RCA Studios, New York
EVOLUTION

Recorded: 1970

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Producer: Mike Theodore

Rhythm Section:

Funk Brothers:Uriel Jones – drums

Pistol Allen – drums

Earl Van Dyke – keyboard

Bob Babbit – bass

Eddy “Bongo” Brown – congas

Jack Ashford – tambourine

 
Guitar Band:

Ray Monette
(Rare Earth), Joe Podorsek, Dennis Coffey.


Sussex Records
Producer: Mike Theodore
Studio: G.M. Studios East Detroit, Michigan
GOIN’ FOR MYSELF

Recorded: 1971

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Rhythm Section:

Andrew Smith – drums

Bob Babbit, Tony Newton – bass

Eric Morgeson – keyboards

James Barnes – congas

Jack Ashford – tambourine

The hit single “Taurus” appeared
on this album.


Electric Coffey – Sussex Records
Studio: G.M. Studios East Detroit, Michigan
ELECTRIC COFFEY

Recorded: 1972

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Producer: Mike Theodore

Rhythm Section:

Andrew Smith – drums

Bob Babbit – Bass

Eric Morgenson – keyboards

Jack Ashford – tambourine

Eddy “Bongo” Brown – congas

Sussex Records
Producers: Mike Theodore and Dennis Coffey
Studio: Crystal Sound Recorders, Hollywood California
INSTANT COFFEY

Recorded: 1974

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Rhythm Section:

Art Wright – guitar

Melvin “Wah Wah” Ragin – guitar

Ed Green – drums

James Gadson – drums

Joe Sample – keyboards

Clarence McDonald – keyboards

Melvoin – keyboards

Jack Ashford – percussion

Stephanie Spruill – percussion

King Errisson, Joe Clayton – congas

James Jamerson – bass

Gary Coleman – vibes


Westbound Records
FINGER LICKIN’ GOOD

Recorded: 1975

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Producers: Mike Theodore and Dennis Coffey

Studios: Hollywood Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California, Pac 3 Studios, Dearborn, Michigan


Westbound Records

Studios:
Pac 3 Recording, Dearborn, Michigan, Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia, PA
BACK HOME

Recorded: 1977

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Producers: Mike Theodore and Dennis Coffey,

Mixer Tom Moulton

Rhythm Section:

Eddie Willis – guitar

Bruce Nazarian – guitar

Rudy Robinson – keyboards

Gary Schunk – keyboards

Roderick (Peanut) Chandler – bass

Lee Nathan Marcus – drums

Lorenzo (Bag of Tricks) Brown – percussion


Westbound Records
Producers: Mike Theodore and Dennis Coffey

Studio: Pac 3 Studios Dearborn, Michigan, Criteria Studios, Miami, Florida

SWEET TASTE OF SIN

Recorded: 1978

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Rhythm Section:

Bruce Nazarian – guitar

Eddie Willis – guitar

Gary Schunk – keyboards

Rudy Robinson – keyboards

Roderick (Peanut) Chandler – bass

Greg Coles – bass

Lee Nathan Marcus – drums

Jerry Jones – drums

Michael Calhoun – drums

Lorenzo “Bag of Tricks” Brown – percussion

Jerome Podgajski – percussion


TSR Records
Producers: George Katsakis and Dennis Coffey
MOTOR CITY MAGIC

Recorded: 1985

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Rhythm Section:
Earl Van Dyke – keyboards

Urial Jones – drums

Louis Resto – synthesizer

Lorenzo “Bag of Tricks” Brown – percussion

Larry Fratangelo – percussion

Greg Coles – bass

Lonar Brantley – bass

Studio: Studio A, Dearborn Heights, Michigan


Under the Moonlight – Orpheus/EMI Records
UNDER THE MOONLIGHT

Recorded: 1989

Artist and Guitar: Dennis Coffey

Producers: John Jaszcz, Dennis Coffey

Studio: Studio A Dearborn Heights, Michigan


Dennis Coffey ‎– Live Wire – The Westbound Years 1975-78
LIVE WIRE

Recorded: 2008


Fuel 2000 Records
Absolutely The Best Of Dennis Coffey

Recorded: 2011


Strut Records
Dennis Coffey

Recorded: 2011

Live at Baker’s Detroit

Recorded:TBD

Singles – Special thanks to Popcorn

Title: Gimmie That Funk

Title: Calling Planet Earth

Title: Theme from Enter the Dragon

Title: Lonely Moon Child

Title: Theme from Black Belt Jones

Title: Capricorn’s Thing

Title: Scorpio

Title: Taurus

Title Label
Singles
Holding Hands[Dennis Coffey as Clark Summit] May
It’s Your Thing Venture
River Rouge Venture
Scorpio Sussex
Taurus Sussex
Ride Sally Ride Sussex
Man and Boy Sussex
Theme from Black Belt Jones Warner Brothers
Enter the Dragon Sussex
Getting it On Sussex
Albums
Hair and Thangs Venture
Evolution Sussex
Going for Myself Sussex
Electric Coffey Sussex
Instant Coffey Sussex
Dance Party Sussex
Getting it On Carrere
Fingerlickin’ Good Westbound
Back Home Westbound
Sweet Taste of Sin Westbound
Motor City Magic TSR
Under the Moonlight Orpheus
Flight of the Phoenix TBD
Live at Baker’s Detroit TBD
Dennis Coffey Strut
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