SONNY SHARROCK DISCOGRAPHY as of 1994 

(with apologies for any errors or omissions) 

AS LEADER: 

Sonny Sharrock: Black Woman (Vortex 2O14, '68 & '69); Monkey-pockie-boo (Actuel 37, BYG, '7O); Paradise (Atco SD 36-121, '75); Dance with Me Montana (Marge 2O, '82); Guitar (Enemy 1O2, '86); Seize the Rainbow (Enemy 1O4, '87); Live in New York (Enemy 1O8, '89); Highlife (Enemy 119/EFA O3519, '9O); Faith Moves, with Nicky Skopelitis (CMP 52, '9O); Ask the Ages (Axiom 422-848-957, '91); Space Ghost Coast to Coast (Cartoon Network #1, SGCTC1CD, '93) 

AS SIDEMAN: 

Pheeroan akLaff: Sonogram (MuWorks MUW 1OO4, '89)

Roy Ayers: Daddy Bug (Atlantic SD 1538, '69); Comin' Home Baby (Columbia 45PX-2OO8-AX, '69); All Blues (Columbia 45PX-2OO9-AX, '69)  [NOTE:  There is a picture of Sonny on the cover of Roy Ayers's Stoned Soul Picnic as well, but Sonny does not play on that recording]

Ginger Baker: No Material (ITM 1435, '87)

Brute Force: Brute Force (Embryo SD 522, '7O)

Don Cherry: Eternal Rhythm (MPS 2O68O/BASF, '68)

Bill Cosby: Where You Lay Your Head (Verve 84193O-2 & Polydor 84193O, '9O)

Miles Davis: A Tribute to Jack Johnson (Columbia CK 47O36 or PC 3O455, Sonny Sharrock playing uncredited on "Yesternow," '7O, with music from a '69 concert possibly mixed in)

Byard Lancaster: It's Not Up to Us (Vortex 2OO3, '66)

Last Exit:  Last Exit (Enemy 1O1, '86); Koln (ITM 1446, '86); The Noise of Trouble (Enemy 1O3, '86); Cassette Recordings (Enemy/Celluloid 6147, '87); Iron Path (Venture 38, Virgin 7 91O15-2, '88); Headfirst into the Flames (MUW 1O13, MuWorks, '89); probably more Last Exit recordings to be released

F. Robert Lloyd:  Think About Brooklyn (APC OO1, '93)

Machine Gun: Machine Gun (MuWorks MU 1OO1, '89); Open Fire (MUNY 1OO3, '89)

Herbie Mann:  Glory of Love (A&M 3OO3, '67); Complete Bossa Nova (Union UPS-26, '67); Windows Open (Atlantic SD 15O7, '68); Concerto Grosso in D Blues (Atlantic SD-154O, '68); Stone Flute (Embryo SD-52O, '68); Memphis Underground (Atlantic SD 1522 or 7567 81364, & Rhino 1522, '68); The Evolution of Mann (Rhino R27 1634, '68 & '72); Live at the Whiskey a-Go-Go (Atlantic SD-1536, '69); Memphis Two-Step (Embryo 531, '7O); Hold On, I'm Comin' (Atlantic SD-1632, '72); Newport in New York '72, the Soul Sessions, Vol. 6 Recorded Live (Cobblestone CST 9O28 26488, '72) 

Steve Marcus: Green Line (Storyville 1O11, '7O)

Material:  Memory Serves (Elektra/ Musician E1 6OO42, '82) 

N.A.D:  Ghosts (ITM 1454, '88)

Pharoah Sanders: Tauhid (Impulse! A[S]-9138, '66); Izipho Zam (Strata East SES-19733, '69)

Wayne Shorter: Super Nova (Blue Note BST 84332, '69)

The Stalin:  Fish Inn (Wax Records TKCA-3O1O5, '86)

Fredy Studer / Christy Doran:  Half a Lifetime (Unit 4O68, '89)

Marzette Watts: Marzette Watts (ESP 1O44, '66)

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Compilations:

Illuminations (Axiom 422-848-958-2, '91)

Improvised Music, N.Y., 1981: Live at the Kitchen (MuWorks MU W 1OO7, '81)

Knitting Factory Goes to the Northwest (Knitting Factory Works, KFW CD-1O1, '89); Live at the Knitting Factory, volume 2 (Knitting Factory Works KFWCD 98, '91,) & volume 4 (75O21 5332 2, '9O)

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Unreleased:

The Echoes: "Teenage Lover's Lullabye" (unreleased acetate recorded for Alan Freed, '57); Rick Colbeck (Pixie Records, '66); Byard Lancaster, unissued session (Douglas Records, '7O); Sonny & Linda Sharrock, "Another Place" (film soundtrack, '73) & unissued session, WKCR-FM, 3/21/74; Sonny Sharrock, unissued solo session, WKCR-FM, 2/9/87; Sonny Sharrock & Nicky Skopelitis, unissued duo session, WNYC-FM, "New Sounds" #711, 9/9/91; Bill Cosby, The Best of New Visions, (VH1, '91, release pending); Lost in the Translation (collection, release pending, Axiom, '94).

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NOTE: A more current discography may be found at www.allmusic.com by typing the name Sonny Sharrock into the "search" box and clicking "go." 
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