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Over the Top (Cozy Powell album)

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Released  1979
Over the Top (1979)  Tilt (1981)
Release date  1979
Label  Polydor Records
Length  44:28
Artist  Cozy Powell
Producer  Martin Birch
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Recorded  Central Sound Studios, Manchester, Townhouse Studios, London
Genres  Rock music, Instrumental rock
Similar  Cozy Powell albums, Rock music albums

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Over The Top is an album by British rock drummer Cozy Powell. It was Powell's first solo album, and it featured many well-known musicians playing alongside him.


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Track listing

  1. "Theme One" (George Martin) – 3:36
  2. "Killer" (Don Airey) – 7:16
  3. "Heidi Goes to Town" (Cozy Powell, Airey) – 2:57
  4. "El Sid" (Bernie Marsden) – 5:09
  5. "Sweet Poison" (Max Middleton) – 8:24
  6. "The Loner" (Dedicated to Jeff Beck) (Middleton) – 4:50
  7. "Over the Top" (Airey, Powell, Pyotr Tchaikovsky) – 8:39


  • Cozy Powell – drums
  • Gary Moore – guitar (track 2)
  • Clem Clempson – guitar (tracks 5, 6)
  • Bernie Marsden – guitar (track 4)
  • Jack Bruce – bass guitar
  • Don Airey – keyboards (except track 6)
  • Max Middleton – keyboards (track 6)
  • Album credits

    Produced and engineered by Martin Birch. Mastered by Ian Cooper of Utopia Sounds
    Tape ops Lou Broglia and Alan Douglas.
    Recorded at Central Sound and Track 2 at The Town House, London.
    Mixed at The Town House.
    All tracks arranged by Don Airey.
    Photography: Bob Carlos Clarke
    Art Direction and artwork: Ian Murray/Acrobat Design Ltd.
    Cover concept: Cozy Powell
    Max Middleton appears courtesy of Epic Records.
    Gary Moore appears courtesy of MCA Records.
    Bernie Marsden appears courtesy of United Artists Records
    Cozy Powell appears courtesy of Swindon Town Football Club.
    Thanks to: Roger Glover, Neil Murray, Tchaikovsky, Terry Yeardon and Silverstone.
    Co-ordination: Bobby Adcock (LFC)
    Management: Bruce Payne
    Mr Powell's drums by Yamaha, his cymbals by Paiste.
    This album was recorded without a safety net.
    Lyrics enclosed. (This statement was tongue-in-cheek, as Over the Top is an all-instrumental album)


    1Theme One3:36
    3Heidi Goes to Town3:00


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