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Jim Gaines - ARTIST/ALBUM --- STATUS --- AWARDS --- INVOLVEMENT

jim gaines

2010 Beale Street Brass Note Recipient
Winner 2003 Blues Producer of the Year
The Blues Foundation

Huey Lewis
2010 Soulsville -- Co-Producer/Engineer

Lance Lopez
Coming Fall 2011
2010 Salvation from Sundown -- Producer

Roy Trevino
2011 Roy Trevino -- Producer

Terry Quiett Band
2011 Just My Luck -- Producer

Alice Stuart & the Formerlys
2009 Freedom -- Producer

Ana Popovic
2009 Hush -- Producer
2009 Comfort for the Soul -- Producer

Sandy Carroll
2011 Just As I Am
2006 Delta Techno -- Producer

Willie McBlind
2009 Bad Thing -- Partial Mix

Pat Liston
2009 Dreamer -- Mixer

Shakura S'Aida
2009 Brown Sugar -- Producer

Meena
2009 Try Me -- Producer

Joanne Shaw Taylor
2010 Diamonds and Dirt
2009 White Sugar -- Best New Artist Nominee BMA

Albert Cummings
Feel So Good -- Producer
Working Man -- Producer
True to Yourself -- Producer

George Thorogood
30 Years: The Greatest hits -- Certified Gold
Six Tracks -- Producer
Dirty Dozen -- Producer
Hard Stuff -- Producer
Ride 'til I Die -- Producer

Danny Liston
No Other Name -- Producer
God Used Mississippi (coming soon) -- Producer

Santana
2008 Yaleo Locarno, Switzerland -- Engineering
2008 Gingo - The Fillmore -- Engineering
2007 Ultimate Santana --- Engineering & Mixing
2006 All That I Am --- Certified Gold --- --- Engineer

Blues Traveler
"Travelers and Thieves" --- --- --- Producer

Buddy Guy
"Put A Spell On You" --- cut with Santana 2005 --- --- Engineer

Slick Ballinger
New Release in March 2006

Albert Cummings
True To Yourself and upcoming 2006 release --- --- Producer

Herbie Hancock
Possibilities CD 2005 --- "Safia Tou" with Santana

Angilique Kidjo
Engineer

The Radiators
"The Radiators" --- --- --- Producer

Jimmie Bratcher
"Red" --- Producer

Ruben V.
"I Am" and "Labor of Shame" --- --- Producer
Come to Me -- Producer

Rocky Athas
"Miracles" and "Voodoo Moon" --- --- Producer

Michael Burks
"I Smell Smoke" and "Make it Rain" --- Co Producer

Walter Trout
"Relentless" --- Live from Paradisio in Amsterdam --- Producer

Slick Ballinger
New Release in march 2006

Jackie Johnson
2011 Memphis Jewel

Kay Kay and the Rays
"Big Bad Girl"

Pilgrimage
4 Cuts --- Producer

Wayne Nicholson

Anthony Gomes

Jim Schuler and Monkey Beat

George Thorogood & The Destroyers
Ride Til I Die

Stevie Ray Vaughn
In Step --- 2 x Platnum --- Grammy Winner --- Producer
Sky is Crying --- 2 x Platnum --- Grammy Winner --- Producer (2 Cuts)

Steve Miller Band
Fly Like An Eagle --- 4 x Platnum ---- ---- Engineer
Book Of Dreams --- 4 x Platnum --- --- Engineer
Greatest Hits --- 4 x Platnum --- --- Engineer

Carlos Santana
Shaman
Supernatural --- 15 x Platnum --- Grammy Winner --- Mixer/Producer
Blues For Salvador --- --- Grammy Winner --- Ex. Producer/Engineer
Milagro --- --- Grammy Winner --- Ex. Producer/Engineer

John Lee Hooker
Healer --- Gold --- Grammy Winner --- Co-Producer/Title Track

Blues Traveler
Travelers And Theives --- Gold --- ---Producer

Albert Collins
Ice Man --- --- Grammy Nominee --- Producer
Collins Mix --- --- Grammy Nominee --- Producer

Huey Lewis And The News
Sports --- 7 x Platnum --- --- Engineer
Picture This --- Platnum --- --- Co-Producer/Engineer
Fore --- 3 x Platnum --- --- Engineer

Journey
Raised on Radio --- 2 x Platnum --- --- Co-Producer/Engineer

Sanne Salmenson
When Blues Begins --- 3 x Platnum --- Grammy Winner --- Co-Producer/Engineer
Virgin Records Denmark

Luther Allison
Soul Fixin' Man --- --- --- Producer
Blue Streak --- 5 Handy Awards --- Guitar World's 10 Best Records of the Year --- Producer
Reckless --- 6 Handy Awards --- Grammy Nominee --- Producer
Live in Chicago --- Handy Awards --- Grammy Nominee --- Mixer

Eric Gales
2 Albums on Electra --- --- --- Producer

Coco Montoya
Think I'd Know Better --- 10 weeks on Billboard Blues Chart --- Producer
Just Let Go --- --- --- Producer
Suspicion --- --- --- Producer

Lonnie Brooks
Roadhouse Blues --- --- --- Producer

Vargas Blues Band
Texas Tango on DRO-East/West --- Producer
Gypsy Boogie on DRO-East/West --- Producer

El Tri
Cuando Tu No Estas --- Warner Music Mexico --- --- Producer
Finde Siglo --- --- Grammy Nominee --- Producer
No Podemos Volar --- --- Grammy Nominee --- Producer

Nudo
--- --- Warner Music Mexico ---Producer

Neville Brothers
Uptown on EMI Records --- --- --- Producer/Engineer

Jimmy Thackery
Drive to Survive on Blind Pig Records --- --- Producer
Wild Night Out on Blind Pig Records --- --- Producer
Troubled Man on Blind Pig Records --- --- Producer
Saints and Sinners on Blind Pig Records --- --- Producer

Jimmy Barnes
Freight Train Heart --- 4 x Platnum --- --- Engineer
--- 2 x Platnum --- Mixer

Walter Trout
Walter Trout on Ruf Records --- --- --- Producer
Livin' Every Day --- --- --- Producer
Live Trout --- --- --- Producer

Smokin' Joe Kubeck
Rounder Records --- --- --- Producer

Peter Smith
Virgin Records Denmark --- --- --- Producer

Tommy Castro
Can't Keep A Good Man Down --- --- --- Producer/Mixer
Exception To The Rule --- --- --- Producer/Mixer
Right as Rain --- --- --- Producer/Mixer

Deborah Coleman
Soft Place To Fall --- --- --- Producer

Van Morrison

Bruce Hornsby

Tower Of Power

Jim Kahr
Producer