Former band members guesting on albums?

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  1. Madrid

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    I know there are lots of examples of former band members guesting at concerts, but can you think of any examples of when they have appeared on their former band's album in a guest role (not rejoining the band)?
     
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  2. rpc_2_uk

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    Peter Green played on the track Brown Eyes on Fleetwood Mac's Tusk
     
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  3. mark winstanley

    mark winstanley Pick up a fast car, burn my name in the road

    Phil Collins guested on some Peter Gabriel albums. I am not sure if Peter had much to do with the Carpet Crawlers re-released single for Genesis though
     
  4. Herman Schultz

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    Richard Wright on A Momentary Lapse of Reason. He was a guest musician, not yet back to being a full member of Pink Floyd.
     
  5. carlwm

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    Steve Porcaro, and various former lead singers guest on Toto albums.
     
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    Didn’t Pete Best guest with The Beatles on a Day in the Life... thought I heard that on the forum
     
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    Dave Mason re-appears on his former band Traffic's 1971 LP "Welcome to the Canteen"
     
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  8. Haristar

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    Bruce Foxton made guest appearances on Paul Weller's album "Wake Up the Nation", and Weller returned the favour by making guest appearances on Foxton's album "Back in the Room".
     
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  9. Haristar

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    Graham Coxon appeared on Gorillaz's "The Now Now".
     
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  10. rpc_2_uk

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    Steve Brooks (original Jam member) and Mick Talbot (Style Council member) have also appeared on Paul Weller solo albums
     
  11. davmar77

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    various members of fairport convention guested on later releases after they left the band.
     
  12. Chazzbo13

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    Michael McDonald guest-appeared on the Doobie Brothers last studio album "World Gone Crazy"
     
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  13. Brewmeister

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    I seem to recall hearing a rumor that Syd Barrett was supposed to guest on Atom Heart Mother. Possibly in some capacity on Alan's Psychadelic Breakfast, but the idea didn't come to fruition.
     
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  14. Lostchord

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    Ian McDonald on King Crimson's 'Red'
     
  15. The Elephant Man

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    Why, oh why, was that video removed from YouTube?
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  16. Keith V

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    Peter Vetesse played a little on Jethro Tull’s Rock Island.
     
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    Tobin Sprout of Guided By Voices guested on many tracks after he left the band, including this one
     
  18. Rudi

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    Former Cake guitarist Greg Brown played on a song on Showroom of Compassion.
     
  19. Arnold Grove

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    Peter Green also plays on a track "First Time Alone" off the Laurel Canyon album by John Mayall, after Green left the Bluesbreakers.
     
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  20. stef1205

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    Plundered My Soul, Rolling Stones with Mick Taylor
     
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  21. The Hud

    The Hud Just add water

    Chris DeGarmo played on and helped write a few songs on "Tribe" by Queensryche.
     
  22. Arnold Grove

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    Gram Parsons sings background vocals on "All The Things" off the Byrds Untitled album in 1970.
     
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    Depeche Mode’s Alan Wilder contributed a remix of In Chains to the band’s Remixes 2 81-11 compilation years after his somewhat acrimonious departure.
     
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    The ultra talented Nick Di'Virgilio, Spock's Beard.
     
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  25. ArpMoog

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    Soft Machine members playing on Kevin Ayers records
     

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