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The Point! {Stereophonic LP}

The Point! {Stereophonic LP}
United States
LP
RCA
LSPX-1003
March 1971
The Point! is the soundtrack of Harry Nilsson's animated TV special. The Point! aired on ABC TV in early 1971. The TV program was narrated by Dustin Hoffman. The album is narrated by Harry Nilsson. The album reached #25 during a 32-week stay on the charts.

The needlepoint on the cover is by Kathy Torrence. The album design is by Dean Torrence (of Jan and Dean).

The album includes a comic book illustrated by Gary Lund.

"I was on acid and I looked at the trees and I realized that they all came to points, and the little branches came to points, and the houses came to point. I thought, 'Oh! Everything has a point, and if it doesn't, then there's a point to it.'" -- Harry Nilsson

Downloads:

The Point! MP3 Download

Credits:

Bass: Carol Kaye
Bass: Stephens LaFever
Cello: Armand Kaproff
Cello: Edgar Lustgarten
Clavinet: Mike Rubini
Conductor: George Tipton
Drums: John Guerin
Drums: Earl Palmer
Flute: Gretchen Shanley
Flute: Arthur Gleghorn
Flute: Louise Dismsan
Guitar: Dennis Budimir
Guitar: Alton Hendrickson
Guitar: Tommy Tedesco
Guitar: Al Casey
Harmonica: George Fields
Harmonica: Tommy Morgan
Mandolin: Alton Hendrickson
Organ: Dan Randi
Organ: Mike Rubini
Percussion: Alan Estes
Percussion: Jerry Williams
Percussion: Milt Holland
Piano: Mike Rubini
Piano: Harry Nilsson
Recorded At: RCA Studios, Hollywood, California
Recorded At: A&M Studios, Hollywood, California
Sacophone: Tom Scott
Trumpet: Carroll Lewis
Violin: Arnold Belnick
Violin: Tibor Zelig
Violin: Israel Baker
Vocals: Harry Nilsson

Tracks:

1-"Everything's Got 'Em"
2-"The Town (Narration)"
3-"Me And My Arrow"
4-"The Game (Narration)"
5-"Poli High"
6-"The Trial and Banishment (Narration)"
7-"Think About Your Troubles"
8-"The Pointed Man (Narration)"
9-"Life Line"
10-"The Birds (Narration)"
11-"P.O.V. Waltz"
12-"The Clearing in the Woods (Narration)"
13-"Are You Sleeping?"
14-"Oblio's Return (Narration)"

Variations:

The Point! (DCC CD Reissue)
The Point! (Japanese CD Reissue)
The Point! (Stereophonic LP)
The Point! (US CD Reissue)
The Point! (US Deluxe CD Reissue)

Links:

Purchase The Point! on CD from Amazon.com
Search GEMM for The Point!

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