Buddy Miles - A Message To The People
Rock, Hip hop
Label: Mercury ‎– SRM 1-608
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
Country: US
Date of released: 1970
Category: Rock, Funk / Soul
Style: Blues Rock, Hard Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Funk
Genre: Rock, Hip hop
Musician: Buddy Miles
Album's name: A Message To The People
ZIP archive size: 1464

Buddy Miles - A Message To The People

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Joe Tex
Written-By – B. Miles*
A2 The Way I Feel Tonight
Written-By – B. Miles*
A3 Place Over There
Written-By – B. Miles*
A4 The Segment
Written-By – B. Miles*, H. Redd*
B1 Don't Keep Me Wondering
Written-By – G. Allman*
B2 Midnight Rider
Written-By – G. Allman*
B3 Sudden Stop
Written-By – B. Russell*
B4 Wholesale Love
Written-By – O. Redding*
B5 That's The Way Life Is
Written-By – B. Miles*

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Record Plant, N.Y.C.
  • Recorded At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
  • Recorded At – Criteria Recording Studios
  • Recorded At – Audio Finishers Studio
  • Manufactured By – Mercury Record Productions, Inc.
  • Distributed By – Mercury Record Productions, Inc.


  • Alto Saxophone, Backing Vocals – Stemsy Hunter
  • Artwork – Abdul Mati*
  • Bass, Backing Vocals – David Hull
  • Drums, Percussion – Fred Allen
  • Engineer [Mastering] – Gilbert Kong
  • Engineer [Recording Assistant] – Dave Ragno, Fred Breitberg, John Henning, Mike Stone, Phil Schier
  • Engineer [Recording] – Alan Hendler, Ron Robot
  • Executive-Producer – Robin McBride
  • Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Guitar [Uni-vibe], Backing Vocals – Marlo Henderson
  • Lead Vocals, Drums, Guitar [Lead], Organ, Backing Vocals, Producer – Buddy Miles
  • Organ, Clavinet, Piano, Backing Vocals – Andre Lewis
  • Producer [Assistance], Engineer [Recording, Remix, Mastering] – Jack Adams
  • Producer [Assistance], Engineer [Recording] – Garry Kellgren*
  • Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Charlie Karp
  • Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Hank Redd
  • Trumpet [2nd], Flugelhorn – Tom Hall
  • Trumpet [Lead], Flugelhorn – Michael Fugate*


Recorded at: The Record Plant, New York; The Record Plant, West Los Angeles, California; Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, Florida; Audio Finishers, Chicago, Illinois

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching): SRM-1-608-A-1-1-1 S D PR
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching): SRM-1-608-B-1-1-11 S PR D

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SRM 1-608 Buddy Miles A Message To The People ‎(LP, Album, Hol) Mercury SRM 1-608 US 1970
KMG 1016 Buddy Miles A Message To The People ‎(LP, Album) Academy Record Company KMG 1016 South Korea 1970
6338 048 Buddy Miles A Message To The People ‎(LP, Gat) Mercury 6338 048 UK 1971
MC8-1-608 Buddy Miles A Message To The People ‎(8-Trk, Album) Mercury MC8-1-608 US 1970
SFX-7366 Buddy Miles A Message To The People ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Mercury SFX-7366 Japan 1971