Dave Mason ♦ Dave Mason & Cass Elliot 

Paper Sun / Giving To You
Capaldi-Mason-Winwood-Wood (4:10) / Capaldi-Mason-Winwood-Wood (4:14)
Island WIP-6002, 5/67 [UK]


Note: This UK single has the complete Paper Sun and the vocal version of Giving To You

Paper Sun / Giving To You²
Capaldi-Winwood (3:22) / Capaldi-Mason-Winwood-Wood (4:10)
United Artists 50195, 7/67 BB

as by Traffic featuring Stevie Winwood
Hole In My Shoe / Smiling Phases
Mason (2:52) / Capaldi-Winwood-Wood (2:54)
United Artists 50218, 11/67

Dave Mason quits
Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush² / Coloured Rain
Capaldi-Winwood-Mason-Wood (2:33) / Capaldi-Winwood-Wood (2:44)
United Artists 50232, 2/68

A-side from movie Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush, see below for link to movie
Just For You / Little Woman¹
Mason (2:18) / Mason (2:32)
Island WIP 6032, 2/68 [UK]

A-side from aborted Mason solo album, with Traffic as session band; B-side with Family

Heaven Is In Your Mind
United Artists UAS-6651
3/68 BB
Back Cover

Reissue Cover

Quickly reissued with new title
Reissue Back Cover

Back changed, too
UK Full Cover

UK Inside Cover

UK Tracks

Side One
Paper Sun Capaldi-Winwood 3:23
Dealer Capaldi-Winwood 3:25
Coloured Rain Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 2:44
Hole In My Shoe Mason 2:48
No Face, No Name, No Number Capaldi-Winwood 3:30
Heaven Is In Your Mind Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 4:02
Side Two
House For Everyone Mason 2:02
Berkshire Poppies Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 2:48
Giving To You Capaldi-Mason-Winwood-Wood 4:02
Smiling Phases Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 2:36
Dear Mr Fantasy Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 5:33
We're A Fade, You Missed This Capaldi-Winwood 0:53
Stevie Winwood-organ, bass, guitar, percussion, piano, harpsichord, vocals
Dave Mason-guitar, shakuhachi, sitar, tambourine, vocals, tamboura, mellotron, shakkai [uncredited and unpictured!]
Chris Wood-organ, flute, percussion, sax, vocals
Jim Capaldi-drums, percussion, vocals
Francine Heimann-monologue in Hole In My Shoe
Produced by: Jimmy Miller

Note: United Artists retitled the album to Mr Fantasy after some FM airplay. See notes for both versions (and spectular UK cover art)!
Paper Sun is divided on the US album (We're A Fade, You Missed This is the ending). The song is complete on the UK 45 and LP.
The UK album has a different track lineup (see last note for UK tracks). The mono and stereo versions are different, too.
This great record had different titles and artwork in Canada, Sweden, Germany, and France.
Check this direct link to Discogs to see all the variations. I've already said too much!

Dave Mason rejoins
Here We Go 'Round The Mulberry Bush(Apr 4, 1968)
Feelin' Alright?³ / Withering Tree³
Mason (3:38) / Capaldi-Winwood (2:41)
United Artists 50460, 9/68


United Artists UAS-6676
11/68 BB
Back Cover

Gatefold Booklet

Side One
You Can All Join In Mason 3:12
Pearly Queen Capaldi-Winwood 4:17
Don't Be Sad Mason 3:18
Who Knows What Tomorrow May Bring Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 3:08
Feelin' Alright Mason 4:10
Side Two
Vagabond Virgin Capaldi-Mason 5:15
Forty Thousand Headmen Capaldi-Winwood 3:15
Cryin' To Be Heard Mason 5:13
No Time To Live Capaldi-Winwood 5:15
Means To An End Capaldi-Winwood 2:32
Stevie Winwood-organ, guitar, piano, harpsichord, vocals
Dave Mason-guitar, organ, harmonica, vocals
Chris Wood-flute, percussion, saxes, sleigh bells
Jim Capaldi-drums, percussion, vocals
Produced by: Jimmy Miller


Dave Mason quits again
Medicated Goo³ / Pearly Queen
Miller-Winwood (3:10) / Capaldi-Winwood (4:10)
United Artists 50500, 3/69

Winwood to Blind Faith

Last Exit
United Artists UAS-6702
5/69 BB
Back Cover

UK Cover

UK Inside Cover

Side One
Just For You(Dave Mason solo 45, 2/68) Mason 2:24
Shanghai Noodle Factory(UK 45, 12/68) Capaldi-Fallon-Miller-Winwood-Wood 5:04
Something's Got A Hold Of My Toe Mason-Miller-Winwood 2:14
Withering Tree Capaldi-Winwood 3:10
Medicated Goo(UK 45, 12/68) Miller-Winwood 3:36
Side Two
Feelin' Good Bricusse-Newley 10:50
Blind Man Malone-Scott 7:10
Stevie Winwood-guitar, keyboards, vocals
Chris Wood-flute, saxophone, organ
Jim Capaldi-drums, percussion, vocals
Dave Mason-guitar, vocals (Just For You) only
Produced by: Jimmy Miller

Note: Album states Side Two recorded live at Fillmore West—it was the Fillmore Auditorium on 3/14/68.
As noted, Dave's only appearance is on the first track.

6th Big Sur Folk Festival(Sept 13-14, 1969) Dave Mason only
World In Changes / Can't Stop Worrying, Can't Stop Loving
Mason (4:30) / Mason (3:01)
Blue Thumb 112, 4/70


Alone Together
Blue Thumb BTS-19
6/70 BB
Fold-out Cover

Multi-coloured disc

Side One
Only You Know And I Know Mason 4:05
Can't Stop Worrying, Can't Stop Loving Mason 3:02
Waitin' On You Mason 3:05
Shouldn't Have Took More Than You Gave Mason 6:00
Side Two
World In Changes Mason 4:30
Sad And Deep As You Mason 3:35
Just A Song Mason 2:59
Look At You Look At Me Capaldi-Mason 7:22
Dave Mason-guitar, vocals
with [all uncredited!]:
Delaney Bramlett-guitar, vocals
Eric Clapton-guitar
Michael DeTemple-guitar
Chris Ethridge-guitar
Larry Knechtel-guitar
Leon Russell-keyboards
John Simon-keyboards
Don Preston-keyboards
Carl Radle-bass
Jim Capaldi-drums
Jim Keltner-drums
Jim Gordon-drums
John Barbata-drums
Rita Coolidge-vocals
Bonnie Bramlett-vocals
Claudia Lennear-vocals
Produced by: Tommy LiPuma & Dave Mason

Note: Originally released on multicoloured vinyl, in a pouch-like, fold open sleeve. See the note!

Only You Know And I Know / Sad And Deep As You
Mason (4:05) / Mason (3:35)
Blue Thumb 114, 7/70 BB


Mason tours with Delany & Bonnie & Friends; Traffic reforms as a trio during recording for John Barleycorn

Festival Express(June 27-28, 1970)

John Barleycorn Must Die
United Artists UAS-5504
7/70 BB
Back Cover

Inside Cover

Side One
Glad Winwood 6:30
Freedom Rider Capaldi-Winwood 6:02
Empty Pages Capaldi-Winwood 4:45
Side Two
Stranger To Himself* Capaldi-Winwood 4:05
John Barleycorn Trad 6:20
Every Mothers Son* Capaldi-Winwood 7:05
Stevie Winwood-organ, guitar, piano, percussion, vocals
Chris Wood-flute, sax, organ, percussion, wind
Jim Capaldi-drums, percussion, tambourine, vocals
Produced by: Chris Blackwell, Steve Winwood, Guy Stevens*

Note: Started as a Winwood solo album to be titled Mad Shadows

Empty Pages³ / Stranger To Himself³
Capaldi-Winwood (3:57) / Capaldi-Winwood (3:45)
United Artists 50692, 7/70 BB

Satin Red And Black Velvet Woman¹ / Shouldn't Have Took More Than You Gave
Mason (2:20) / Mason (6:00)
Blue Thumb 7117, 11/70 BB

Waitin' On You / Just A Song
Mason (3:05) / Mason (2:59)
Blue Thumb 7122, 1/71


Mason records and tours with Mama Cass

Something To Make You Happy / Next To You
Mason (2:15) / Garo (2:31)
Dunhill/ABC 4266, 1/71

as by Mason & Cass
Too Much Truth, Too Much Love / Walk To The Point
Mason (3:49) / Mason (4:00)
Dunhill/ABC 4271, 2/71

as by Mason & Cass

Dave Mason & Cass Elliot
Blue Thumb BTS-8825
2/71 BB
Back Cover

Inside Cover

Side One
Walk To The Point Mason 4:00
On And On Doheny 3:35
To Be Free Mason 3:34
Here We Go Again Elliot-Garo 2:49
Pleasing You Juster-Mason 3:02
Side Two
Sit And Wonder Mason 3:30
Something To Make You Happy Elliot-Mason 2:15
Too Much Truth, Too Much Love Mason 3:49
Next To You Mason 2:31
Glittering Facade Mason 4:45
Dave Mason-guitar, vocals
Cass Elliot-vocals
Paul Harris-keyboards, strings
Bryan Garofalo-bass
Russ Kunkel-drums, percussion
Produced by: Dave Mason & Cass Elliot


Look who's back for one final round!
Gimme Some Lovin' Part 1 / Gimme Some Lovin' Part 2
Davis-Winwood-Winwood (3:45) / Davis-Winwood-Winwood (4:07)
United Artists 50841, 9/71 BB

as by Traffic, Etc.

Welcome To The Canteen
United Artists UAS-5550
9/71 BB
Back Cover

Crowded label!

Side One
Medicated Goo Miller-Winwood 3:34
Sad And Deep As You Mason 3:46
Forty Thousand Headmen Capaldi-Winwood 6:19
Shouldn't Have Took More Than You Gave Mason 5:36
Side Two
Dear Mr Fantasy Capaldi-Winwood-Wood 10:55
Gimme Some Lovin' Davis-Winwood-Winwood 9:00
Stevie Winwood-organ, guitar, piano, vocals
Dave Mason-guitar, vocals
Chris Wood-organ, saxophone, flute, piano, wind
Rik Grech-bass
Jim Capaldi-drums, percussion, keyboards, tambourine, vocals
Jim Gordon-drums
Rebop Kwaku Baah-bongos, conga, timbales
Produced by: unlisted

Note: Recorded live at Fairfield Hall, Croyden and the Oz Benefit Concert, London, July 1971.
Album issued as by the seven muscians, the Traffic name does not appear on the album cover.

Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys
Island SW-9306
11/71 BB
Back Cover

Side One
Hidden Treasure Capaldi-Winwood 4:16
The Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys Capaldi-Winwood 12:10
Side Two
Rock & Roll Stew Gordon-Grech 4:29
Many A Mile To Freedom Capaldi-Winwood 7:30
Light Up Or Leave Me Alone Capaldi 5:00
Rainmaker Capaldi-Winwood 7:39
Stevie Winwood-guitar, keyboards, vocals
Chris Wood-wind
Jim Capaldi-drums, keyboards, vocals
Rik Grech-bass
Jim Gordon-drums
Rebop Kwaku Baah-bongos, conga, timbales
Produced by: Stevie Winwood


Rock And Roll Stew ... Part 1 / Rock And Roll Stew ... Part 2
Gordon-Grech (3:32) / Gordon-Grech (3:18)
Island 1201, 11/71 BB

longer than the album version


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