Tom Dowd

producer, recording, engineer, arranger, instrument arranger, brass, conductor, horn, mix

Top collaborators

Artist name Roles Recordings
Aretha Franklin
John Coltrane
Cream (British 1960s rock supergroup)
Eric Clapton
The Allman Brothers Band

Work on other artists' recordings

Artist name Roles Recordings
Aretha Franklin arranger, conductor, instrument arranger, producer, recording A Change, A Change Is Gonna Come, A Song for You, All the King's Horses, April Fools, Baby, Baby, Baby, Border Song (Holy Moses), Call Me, Dark End of the Street, Day Dreaming, Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time), Do Right Woman, Do Right Man, Don't Play That Song, Don’t Let Me Lose This Dream, Dr. Feelgood (Love Is a Serious Business), Drown in My Own Tears, Eleanor Rigby, First Snow in Kokomo, Good Times, Hello Sunshine, Honest I Do, I Can’t See Myself Leaving You, I Never Loved a Man (the Way I Love You), I Take What I Want, I've Been Loving You Too Long, If You Don't Think, It Ain't Fair, Let It Be, Night Time Is the Right Time, Oh No Not My Baby, One Way Ticket, Pullin’, Respect, Rock Steady, Save Me, See Saw, Share Your Love With Me, Sit Down and Cry, Son of a Preacher Man, Soul Serenade, Spirit in the Dark, That’s All I Want From You, The Long and Winding Road, The Thrill Is Gone (From Yesterday’s Kiss), The Weight, Think, This Girl's in Love With You, Try Matty’s, When the Battle Is Over, Why I Sing the Blues, With Pen in Hand, You Send Me, You and Me, Young, Gifted and Black, You’re a Sweet Sweet Man
John Coltrane recording Blues to Bechet, Blues to Elvin, Blues to You, Body and Soul, But Not for Me, Central Park West, Countdown, Countdown (alternate take), Cousin Mary, Cousin Mary (alternate take), Equinox, Every Time We Say Goodbye, Giant Steps, Giant Steps (alternate take), Liberia, Mr. Day, Mr. Knight, Mr. P.C., Mr. Syms, My Favorite Things, Naima, Naima (alternate take), Satellite, Spiral, Summertime, Syeeda’s Song Flute, Syeeda’s Song Flute (alternate take), The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Cream engineer, recording As You Said, Blue Condition, Born Under a Bad Sign, Dance the Night Away, Deserted Cities of the Heart, Mother’s Lament, Outside Woman Blues, Passing the Time, Politician, Pressed Rat and Warthog, SWLABR, Sitting on Top of the World, Strange Brew, Sunshine of Your Love, Take It Back, Tales of Brave Ulysses, Those Were the Days, We’re Going Wrong, White Room, World of Pain
Eric Clapton engineer, producer Ain’t That Loving You, Another Ticket, Black Rose, Blow Wind Blow, Catch Me If You Can, Floating Bridge, Give Me Strength, Have You Ever Loved a Woman, Hold Me Lord, I Can’t Stand It, I Shot the Sheriff, It’s in the Way That You Use It, Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door, Let It Grow, Meet Me (Down at the Bottom), Rita Mae, Something Special, Swing Low Sweet Chariot, The Sky Is Crying, Willie and the Hand Jive
The Allman Brothers Band producer Ain’t Wastin’ Time No More, Blue Sky, Crazy Love, Done Somebody Wrong, Don’t Keep Me Wonderin’, Drunken Hearted Boy, Hot ’Lanta, In Memory of Elizabeth Reed, Little Martha, Melissa, Midnight Rider, Mountain Jam, One Way Out, Revival, Statesboro Blues, Stormy Monday, Trouble No More, Whipping Post, You Don’t Love Me
Herbie Mann producer, recording 1-2-3, A Good Thing (Is Hard to Come by), A Man and a Woman, Blind Willy, Can You Dig It, Claudia Pie, Come Back to Me, Come Together, Day Tripper, How Insensitive, It's Time Yhat You Settled Down, Little Boat, Muscle Shoals Nitty Gritty, Only Yesterday, Panama Red's Panama Hat, Sidewinder, Sunny
Ray Charles recording A Fool for You, Black Coffee, Blues Waltz, Doodlin’, Hot Rod, I Got a Woman, I Surrender Dear, In a Little Spanish Town, My Melancholy Baby, Night Time Is the Right Time, Sherry, Sweet Sixteen Bars, Talkin’ ’Bout You, The Ray, There’s No You, Undecided
Diana Ross producer Cross My Heart, Dirty Looks, Mr. Lee, Mr. Lee (Rare Groove version), Mr. Lee (Swing mix), Mr. Lee (album version), Selfish One, Shine, Shock Waves, Shockwaves, Stranger in Paradise, Summertime, Tell Mama, Tell Me Again, There Goes My Baby
Rod Stewart mix, producer Baby Jane, Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?, Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?, Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? (remix), Hot Legs, I Don’t Want to Talk About It, I Was Only Joking, Sailing, The First Cut Is the Deepest, The Killing of Georgie, Part I and II, The Killing of Georgie, Parts I & II, Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright), Tonight’s the Night (Gonna Be Alright), What Am I Gonna Do (I'm So in Love with You), You’re in My Heart (The Final Acclaim)
Bobby Darin recording Alright, O.K., You Win, Bill Bailey, Clementine, Dream Lover, I Can't Give You Anything but Love, I Got a Woman, I Have Dreamed, Love for Sale, Mack the Knife, Medley - By Myself, When Your Lover Has Gone, Medley - Swing Low Sweet Chariot, the Lonesome Road, Some of These Days, That's All, You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To
The Modern Jazz Quartet recording Bags' Groove, Blues Milanese, Festival Sketch, Home, Midsommer, Monterey Mist, Night in Tunisia, Pyramid (Blues for Junior), Ralph's New Blues, Really True Blues, Stardust / I Can't Get Started / Lover Man, The Cylinder, Yardbird Suite
Joe Bonamassa producer A New Day Yesterday, Colour and Shape, Cradle Rock, Current Situation, Don't Burn Down That Bridge, Headaches to Heartbreaks, I Know Where I Belong, If Heartaches Were Nickels, Miss You, Hate You, Miss You, Hate You (Remix), Nuthin' I Wouldn't Do (For a Woman Like You), Trouble Waiting, Walk in My Shadows
Dusty Springfield instrument arranger, producer Breakfast in Bed, Don’t Forget About Me, I Can’t Make It Alone, I Don’t Want to Hear It Anymore, In the Land of Make Believe, Just One Smile, Just a Little Lovin’, No Easy Way Down, So Much Love, Son of a Preacher Man, The Windmills of Your Mind, What Do You Do When Love Dies
Esther Phillips engineer And I Love Him, I Wish You Love, If You Love Me, Really Love Me, Make Believe Dream, Makin’ Whoopee, Moonglow & Theme From Picnic, Out of the Blue, People, Shangri‐La, The Girl From Ipanema, Too Soon to Know, ’Tis Autumn
The Sweet Inspirations producer Always David, But You Know I Love You, Chained, Crying in the Rain, Don't Go, Everyday Will Be Like a Holiday, Get a Little Order, It's Not Easy, It's Worth It All, Let Me Be Lonely, Sweets for My Sweet
Freddie King producer Come On (Let the Good Times Roll), I Got the Same Old Blues, I Had a Dream, Let the Good Times Roll, My Credit Didn’t Go Through, Only Getting Second Best, Pack It Up, Pulp Wood, She’s a Burglar, Sugar Sweet, Texas Flyer
Primal Scream producer (I’m Gonna) Cry Myself Blind, Big Jet Plane, Everybody Needs Somebody, Free, Funky Jam, Give Out But Don’t Give Up, I’ll Be There for You, Jailbird, Rocks, Sad and Blue, Struttin’
Sérgio Mendes engineer Batida Diferente, Consolacao, Favela, Maria Moita, Pau Brasil, Primavera, Sambinha Bossa Nova, So Danco Samba, The Dreamer, The Girl From Ipanema, Useless Panorama
Otis Redding recording (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction, A Change Is Gonna Come, Down in the Valley, I’ve Been Loving You Too Long, My Girl, Ole Man Trouble, Respect, Rock Me Baby, Shake, Wonderful World, You Don’t Miss Your Water
Lurlean Hunter recording As Long as I Live, Blue & Sentimental, Blue Turning Grey over You, Crazy He Calls Me, Fool That I Am, If You Could See Me Now, Just Imagine, My Kinda Love, The Song Is You, Then I'll Be Tired of You, We'll Be Together Again
Lynyrd Skynyrd producer All I Can Do Is Write About It (acoustic version), Double Trouble (outtake version), Four Walls of Raiford, Free Bird, Georgia Peaches, Gimme Back My Bullets, One in the Sun, Sweet Little Missy, That Smell, What’s Your Name, When You Got Good Friends
Solomon Burke engineer, producer By the Time I Get to Phoenix, Get Out of My Life Woman, I Wish I Knew (How It Would Feel to Be Free), Meet Me in Church, Save It, Shame on Me, Since I Met You Baby, Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye, What'd I Say, Why, Why, Why
Dorothy Ashby engineer Dodi Li, Essence of a Sapphire, Feeling Good, Flighty, House of the Rising Sun, I Will Follow You, Invitation, Nabu Corfa, What Am I Here For, Why Did You Leave Me
Champion Jack Dupree recording Bad Blood, Can't Kick the Habit, Evil Woman, Frankie and Johnny, Goin' Down Slow, Junker Blues, Nasty Boogie, Stack-O-Lee, Strollin', T.B. Blues
The Jaguars producer Countin’ on You, Fallin’, For You, Heart of Mine, Heart of Stone, I’m Aware of Your Love, Love Me Tonight, Southern Ballad, The Night Has Me Calling for You, Without Your Love
Charles Mingus recording Cryin' Blues, E's Flat Ah's Flat Too, E's Flat Ah's Flat Too (alternate take), Moanin’, My Jelly Roll Soul, My Jelly Roll Soul (alternate take), Tensions, Tensions (alternate take), Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting, Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (alternate take)
The Jazz Modes recording Don't Cry, Happy to Make Your Acquaintance, Joey, Joey, Joey, Like a Woman, My Heart Is So Full of You, Somebody Somewhere, Standing on the Corner, The Most Happy Fella, Warm All Over
Narada Michael Walden producer Delightful, First Love, Garden of Love Light, Meditation, Saint and the Rascal, The Sun Is Dancing, White Night, You Are Love, You Got the Soul
Yiorgos Tsanakas producer 12/8 Blues (All the Same), Black Coral, Fontainebleau, Guardian Angel, Let It Shine, Long May You Run, Make Love to You, Midnight on the Bay, Ocean Girl
Chris Connor recording Ballad of the Sad Café, Bargain Day, Glad to Be Unhappy, Good Morning Heartache, Lilac Wine, One for My Baby (And One More for the Road), Something I Dreamed Last Night, The End of a Love Affair, These Foolish Things
Michael Griffiths producer A Man of Many Words, A Poor Man's Plea, Bad Bad Whiskey, Come on in This House / Have Mercy Baby, I Don't Know, Messin' With the Kid, My Baby She Left Me (She Left Me a Mule to Ride), T‐Bone Shuffle
Wishbone Ash producer Half Past Lovin’, It Started in Heaven, Moonshine, No Water in the Well, Rest in Peace, Say Goodbye, She Was My Best Friend, Trust in You
New Model Army mix, producer Archway Towers, Ballad of Bodmin Pill, Family, Green and Grey, Higher Wall, Inheritance, Nothing Touches, Stupid Questions
Hank Crawford engineer Angel Eyes, Boo's Tune, Dat Dere, Four Five Six, Misty, Sister Sadie, The Story
Eddie Harris engineer 'S Wonderful, Born to Be Blue, Cryin' Blues, Freedom Jazz Dance, Love Theme From 'The Sandpiper' (The Shadow of Your Smile), Love for Sale, Recess
Max Roach Trio engineer Almost Like Me, Din-Ka Street, Hope So Elmo, Off My Back Jack, Pay Not Play Not, Three-Four vs. Six-Eight Four-Four Ways, To Inscribe
Ira Sullivan producer Adah, E Flat Tuba G, Everything Happens to Me, Horizons, Nineveh, Norwegian Wood, Oh Gee!
The Ornette Coleman Double Quartet recording First Take, Free Jazz, Part 1, Free Jazz, Part 2
Ornette Coleman recording Check Up, Joy of a Toy, Little Symphony
Lulu producer Oh Me Oh My (I'm a Fool for You Baby)
Sachin-Jigar recording Nirvana
Derek and the Dominos producer Layla
Super Snake producer Mean Old World
Copperhead producer Busted
Wilbur de Paris and His New New Orleans Jazz recording Cielito Lindo
Will West & The Friendly Strangers recording Young Soul
McCoy Tyner recording Lazy Bird
King Curtis producer Hey Jude