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Hamish Stuart

Born:
Oct 08, 1949

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From Wikipedia:

James Hamish Stuart (born 8 October 1949, Glasgow, Scotland) is a guitarist, bassist, singer, composer and record producer.

Biography

Stuart attended Wellington College, where he joined Tony Wade and Mark Waters in 1963 to form a “college” band. At the time he played drums.

He recorded a couple of singles with his first band, the Dream Police, before he was invited to join the recently formed Average White Band (AWB) in June 1972.

A member of AWB from 1972 to 1982, he went on to work with Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan and David Sanborn.

He wrote Atlantic Starr’s 1986 hit “If Your Heart Isn’t in It” and songs for Smokey Robinson, Jeffrey Osborne, George Benson and Diana Ross.

Stuart joined Paul McCartney’s band (where he switched between guitar and bass as necessary with McCartney) for McCartney’s 1989 comeback album, Flowers in the Dirt, and appearing on several other albums and McCartney’s world tours of 1989 and 1993.

After collaborating on numerous albums for other artists, he recorded his first solo album, Sooner or Later, in 1999, 17 years after leaving the Average White Band, which he released on his own record label, Sulphuric Records.

Apart from playing with his own group, the Hamish Stuart Band, and with his fellow Glaswegian guitarist and friend Jim Mullen, Stuart has also produced Gordon Haskell and the Swedish singer-songwriter Meja.

In 2006, Stuart toured as the bass player with Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band. He joined Starr again for a 2008 tour, where he performed “Pick Up The Pieces” and “Work to Do“. […]

Last updated on April 17, 2017

Songs written or co-written by Hamish Stuart



Is It Raining In London

Unreleased song


Keep Coming Back To Love

Officially appears on C'Mon People


Party Party

Officially appears on Party Party


The First Stone

Officially appears on This One


Together

Officially appears on Tripping The Live Fantastic

Albums, EPs & Singles by Hamish Stuart contributed to


Water from the Wells of Home

By Johnny Cash • Official album

Contribution: Guitar • 1 songs


Flowers In The Dirt

By Paul McCartney • Official album

Contribution: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Harmonies, Guitars, Percussion, Bass, Vocals, Backing vocals, Tambourine • 11 songs


This One

By Paul McCartney • CD Single

Contribution: Acoustic guitar, Vocals, Electric guitar, Backing vocals, Guitars • 2 songs


My Brave Face

By Paul McCartney • CD Single

Contribution: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Harmonies, Rhythm guitar, Backing vocals, Synthesizer, Slide guitar • 2 songs


Figure Of Eight

By Paul McCartney • CD Single

Contribution: Electric guitar • 1 songs


Party Party

By Paul McCartney • CD Single

Contribution: Bass • 1 songs


My Brave Face

By Paul McCartney • 7" Single

Contribution: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Harmonies, Rhythm guitar, Backing vocals, Synthesizer, Slide guitar • 2 songs


This One

By Paul McCartney • 7" Single

Contribution: Acoustic guitar, Vocals, Electric guitar, Backing vocals, Guitars • 2 songs


This One

By Paul McCartney • 12" Single

Contribution: Acoustic guitar, Vocals, Electric guitar, Backing vocals, Guitars • 3 songs



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