Janis Ian

Society's Child (Baby I've Been Thinking) / Letter To John¹
Ian (2:59) / Ian (2:38)
Verve KF-5027, 9/66

Note: Third issue (5/67) was hit T20

Janis Ian
Verve/Forecast FTS-3017
3/67 BB [UK: 6/67]
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Side One
Society's Child (Baby I've Been Thinking) Ian 3:08
Too Old To Go 'Way Little Girl Ian 3:15
Hair Of Spun Gold Ian 4:00
Then Tangles Of My Mind Ian 2:30
I'll Give You A Stone If You'll Throw It (Changing Tymes) Ian 3:45
Pro-Girl Ian 2:46
Side Two
Younger Generation Blues Ian 2:53
New Christ Cardiac Hero Ian 4:05
Lover Be Kindly Ian 2:55
Mrs. McKenzie Ian 2:35
Janey's Blues Ian 5:04
Janis Ian-guitar, organ, harpsichord, siren, tambourine, vocals
Al Gorgoni, Sal De Troio, Vinnie Bell-guitar
Artie Butler-harpsichord, piano, organ
Joe Mack-bass
Buddy Saltzman-drums
Artie Kaplan-flute
session players, horns & strings
§Cover Art-Joseph Solman
Produced by: Shadow Morton


Younger Generation Blues / I'll Give You A Stone If You'll Throw It (Changing Tymes)
Ian (2:49) / Ian (3:45)
Verve KF-5041, 2/67

Inside Pop: The Rock Revolution: 4/25/67, CBS
Leonard Bernstein leads a discussion on pop music with Janis Ian, Graham Nash, and Brian Wilson.
Newport Folk Festival(7/16/67)
Insanity Comes Quietly To The Structured Mind³ / Sunflakes Fall, Snowrays Call
Ian (2:39) / Ian (4:00)
Verve KF-5072, 11/67


For All The Seasons Of Your Mind
Verve/Forecast FTS-3024
11/67 BB [UK: 1/68]
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Side One
A Song For All The Seasons Of Your Mind Ian 3:25
And I Did Ma Ian 4:17
Honey D'ya Think? Ian 4:30
Bahimsa Ian 2:38
Queen Merka And Me Ian 4:22
There Are Times Ian 4:29
Side Two
Lonely One Ian 4:14
Sunflakes Fall, Snowrays Call Ian 4:00
Evening Star Ian 5:02
Shady Acres Ian 5:52
Insanity Comes Quietly To The Structured Mind Ian 4:50
Janis Ian-guitar, organ, piano, vocals
Sal De Troia, Vinnie Bell-guitar
Joe Mack-bass
Artie Butler-piano, organ
Bobby Gregg-drums
George Devens-percussion
session players & strings
§Cover Photo-Merka
Produced by: Shadow Morton


Lonely One / A Song For All The Seasons Of Your Mind
Ian (4:14) / Ian (3:25)
Verve KF-5079, 2/68

Friends Again / Ladies Of The Night¹
Ian (1:42) / Ian (3:26)
Verve KF-5090, 7/68

Newport Folk Festival(7/28/68)

The Secret Life Of J Eddy Fink
Verve/Forecast FTS-3048
8/68 [UK: 2/69]
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Insert with poems

Side One
Everybody Knows Ian 2:38
Mistaken Identity Ian 7:06
Friends Again Ian 1:44
42nd Street Psycho Blues Ian 3:45
She's Made Of Porcelain Ian 2:32
Sweet Misery Ian 3:27
Side Two
When I Was A Child Ian 3:46
What Do You Think Of The Dead? Ian 3:16
Look To The Rain Ian 5:10
Son Of Love Ian 3:07
Baby's Blue Ian 5:05
Janis Ian-guitar, vocals
Carol Hunter-electric guitar, bass
Buddy Salzmann-drums
Joe Price-bongos
Richie Havens-congas
§Cover Photo-Carl Fischer
Produced by: Janis Ian & Carole Hunter

Note: Janis' full name was Janis "Ian" Eddy Fink

Philadelphia Folk Festival(8/23/68)
Janey's Blues³ / Everybody Knows
Ian (3:09) / Ian (2:38)
Verve KF-5099, 12/68


Who Really Cares?
Verve/Forecast FTS-3063
9/69 [UK: 11/69]
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Poetry Book

Advertised on back cover
Side One
Time On My Hands Ian 2:55
Snowbird Ian 4:20
Love You More Than Yesterday Ian 3:09
Orphan Of The Wind Ian 5:09
Side Two
Sea And Sand Ian 2:49
Galveston Ian 4:39
Do You Remember? Ian 3:11
Month Of May Ian 4:30
Calling Your Name Ian 4:22
Janis Ian-guitar, vocals
Hugh McCracken, Ralph Casale, Stu Scharf-guitar
Dick Hyman-organ, piano
Al Kooper-organ (Do You Remember?, Calling Your Name)
Bob Bushnell, John Miller, Jerry Jemmott (Do You Remember?, Calling Your Name)-bass
Sol Gubin, Al Rogers-drums
George Ricci-cello
Brad Spinney-percussion
David Friedman-vibraphone
Bernie Glow, Marvin Stamm-trumpet
Ray Alonge-horn
Tony Stud-trombone
Joe Farrell-tenor sax, flute
Romeo Penguet-baritone sax
Harold Coletta-viola
Aaron Rosand, Manny Green, Gene Orloff, Joe Malin, Jules Schacter-violin
§Cover Photo-Robert Golden
Produced by: Charles Calello


Calling Your Name³ / Month Of May
Ian (3:48) / Ian (4:30)
Verve KF-5113, 11/69


Present Company
Capitol ST-683
3/71 [UK: 6/71]
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Side One
The Seaside Ian 1:02
Present Company Ian 3:02
See My Grammy Ride Ian 2:58
Here In Spain Cunningham-Ian 2:22
On The Train Ian 1:31
He's A Rainbow Ian 3:10
Weary Lady Ian 3:41
Nature's At Peace Cunningham-Ian 2:29
Side Two
See The River Ian :36
Let It Run Free Cunningham-Ian 2:29
Alabama Ian 4:27
Liberty Ian 1:07
My Land Ian 3:38
Hello Jerry Ian 1:33
Can You Reach Me Ian 3:07
The Sunlight Ian 1:04
Janis Ian-guitar, vocals
Jerry Corbitt-lead guitar
John McFee-steel guitar, guitar
Kelly Bryant-bass
Peter Childs-bass, banjo
Carol Hunter-bass, guitar
Jeff Myer-drums
§Cover Photo-Peter Cunningham
Produced by: Jerry Corbitt


He's A Rainbow / Here In Spain
Ian (3:10 / Cunningham-Ian (2:21)
Capitol 3107, 5/71

Philadelphia Folk Festival(8/29/71)
Janis finally overcame her first hit with "At Seventeen" in 1975.
She made more albums and wrote science-fiction books.


Official Janis Ian web site


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