Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography


Pat Metheny

Jazz Rock/Fusion

From, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Pat Metheny Pat Metheny Group: We Live Here album cover
3.48 | 71 ratings | 4 reviews | 13% 5 stars

Good, but non-essential

Write a review

from partners
Studio Album, released in 1995

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Here to Stay (7:41)
2. And Then I Knew (7:53)
3. The Girls Next Door (5:50)
4. To The End Of The World (12:14)
5. We Live Here (4:15)
6. Episode d"Azur (8:46)
7. Something To Remind You (7:03)
8. Red Sky (7:36)
9. Stranger In Town (6:11)

Total Time: 67:00

Line-up / Musicians

- David Blamires / vocals
- Mark Ledford / vocals, whistling, flugelhorn, trumpet
- Pat Metheny / guitars, guitar synth, co-producer
- Lyle Mays / piano, keyboards, co-producer
- Steve Rodby / acoustic & electric basses, co-producer
- Paul Wertico / drums
- Luis Conte / percussion

- Sammy Merendino / additional drum programming
- Dave Samuels / additional cymbal rolls

Releases information

Artwork: Kevin Reagan with Dennis Keeley (photo)

CD Geffen Records ‎- GEFD-24729 (1995, US)
CD Nonesuch ‎- 7559-79955-2 (2006, Europe) Remastered by Ted Jensen

Thanks to progfusion for the addition
and to Quinino for the last updates
Edit this entry

Buy PAT METHENY Pat Metheny Group: We Live Here Music

PAT METHENY Pat Metheny Group: We Live Here ratings distribution

(71 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(13%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(46%)
Good, but non-essential (28%)
Collectors/fans only (13%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

PAT METHENY Pat Metheny Group: We Live Here reviews

Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings
No collaborator/experts review or rating for the moment | Submit a review

Latest members reviews

3 stars The Pat Metheny Group, co-led by guitarist Pat Metheny and pianist Lyle Mays, released We Live Here in 1995. This instrumental jazz fusion album contains plenty of interesting music and remains a good release despite the handful of faults it has. Virtually all of the music on this record is hi ... (read more)

Report this review (#971578) | Posted by RBlak054 | Wednesday, June 5, 2013 | Review Permanlink

2 stars Pat Metheny's We Live Here is a strange album. With a collection of styles: lounge jazz, funk, a tad of the ethnic influence he has carried with him since Secret Story, and Metheny's personal style, pulled together with a progressive overtone. Unfortunately, the result isn't as charming and compel ... (read more)

Report this review (#134175) | Posted by Shakespeare | Wednesday, August 22, 2007 | Review Permanlink

4 stars This one is much more than Jazz. It's different.. Here, there are some funk influence, and also something of 80's and 90's pop music. Drums (acoustic and electronic) are cyclic, recurrent. Keyboards are always behind with full chords (in complex harmonies) or, often ahead playing melodies. Pat's ... (read more)

Report this review (#127813) | Posted by Marcos | Saturday, July 7, 2007 | Review Permanlink

4 stars The epitome of jazz fusion, with a progressive tone throughout. I remember hearing this for the fist time. It was like nothing I had ever heard before. "The girls next door" is a kind of urban shuffle. Tracks such as "To the end of the world" and "Episode d'Azur" can be spun forever without ge ... (read more)

Report this review (#77954) | Posted by ProgFusion | Friday, May 12, 2006 | Review Permanlink

Post a review of PAT METHENY "Pat Metheny Group: We Live Here"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.


As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: — jazz music reviews and archives | — metal music reviews and archives

Donate monthly and keep PA fast-loading and ad-free forever.