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John Abercrombie John Abercrombie Quartet: Arcade album cover
4.53 | 21 ratings | 1 reviews | 45% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1979

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Arcade (9:36)
2. Nightlake (5:31)
3. Paramour (5:06)
4. Neptune (7:30)
5. Alchemy (11:31)

Total time 39:14

Line-up / Musicians

- John Abercrombie / guitar, electric mandolin
- Richard Beirach / piano
- George Mraz / bass
- Peter Donald / drums

Releases information

Artwork: Barbara Wojirsch

LP ECM Records - 1133 (1979, Germany)

CD ECM Records ‎- UCCE-3026 (2001, Japan)

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(21 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(45%)
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5 stars Sublime. Ethereal. Poignant. Heartfelt. Spacey. Arcade is an unheralded triumph. It possesses a healing, soothing, and almost spiritual quality. This is not really jazz/rock or fusion, but rather a type of progressive jazz that only the ECM label seems able to do in this way and on this l ... (read more)

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