Harold McKinney – Voices & Rhythms of the Creative Profile

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Now-Again presents the definitive Tribe Records reissues. Voices & Rhythms of the Creative Profile is the influential Detroit pianist’s sole 1970s album. Remastered and lacquered by Bernie Grundman.


A1 Ode To Africa 9:06
A2 Heavenese 5:47
A3 Out Of The Blues 5:55
B1 In The Moog 2:14
B2 Corner Stone 4:33
B3 Freedom Jazz Dance 6:12
B4 Dolphin Dance 7:17


Leader, Piano, Vocals, Composed By, Producer – Harold McKinney
Bass – Ed Pickins*
Congas – Charles Miles
Drums – Ron Jackson (8)
Engineer – Bob Meloche
Flute – Wendell Harrison
Percussion, Design [Cover] – Billy Turner
Synthesizer [Moog] – Darryl Dybka
Trumpet – Marcus Belgrave
Vocals [Vocalist] – Gwen McKinney
Vocals [Voice] – Clarence McKinney, Ed Gooch*, Eileen Cohill, Faye Blakely, Jenine Jackson, Sylvia Turner
Vocals [Voice], Flute – Carol Taylor (2)

Artwork [restoration and layout] – Errol F. Richardson
Lacquer Cut By – Bernie Grundman
Liner Notes – Grant Martin (3)
Photography By – Hugh Grannum
Remastered By, Remix – Jason Bitner
Reissue Producer – Eothen Alapatt

Individual release of the same mastering as the edition for the Now-Again Records & Vinyl Me Please, Anthology boxset, “The Story of Tribe Records.”

LP, Digital. 2022. NA 5212.