|Danny Kortchmar is sometimes credited as Danny Kootch. |
As an L.A. session guitarist, Kortchmar's work appears on many great albums including Jackson Browne's Running On Empty, Hold Out, and Lawyers In Love;
Carole King's Writer and Tapestry;
David Crosby and Graham Nash's Wind On The Water; Bob Dylan's Shot Of Love;
Ringo Starr's Ringo's Rotogravure;
James Taylor's James Taylor And His Flying Machine and In The Pocket;
and, of course, several of Harry Nilsson's albums.
Kortchmar co-wrote "(Thursday) Here's Why I Did Not Go To Work Today" and "Moonshine Bandit" with Nilsson and co-wrote Don Henley's hit "Dirty Laundry".
More recently, Kortchmar has produced albums by Louise Goffin, Don Henley, Neil Young, Hall & Oates, Timothy B. Schmit, Jon Bon Jovi, John Waite, Joe Cocker, Spinal Tap, Billy Joel, Carly Simon, The Fabulous Thunderbirds and others.