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NORTHERN SONG

Steve Tibbetts

Jazz Rock/Fusion


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2.82 | 8 ratings | 3 reviews | 0% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1982

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. The Big Wind (8:18)
2. Form (7:18)
3. Walking (6:28)
4. Aerial View (4:14)
5. Nine Doors / Breathing Space (21:57)

Total time 48:15

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Line-up / Musicians

- Steve Tibbets / 6- & 12-string guitars, kalimba, loops
- Marc Anderson / congas, bongos, percussion

Releases information

LP ECM Records ECM 1218, 2301 218 (1982, Germany)
LP ECM Records ECM ECM 1-1218 (1982, US)

CD ECM Records, BMG Classics ECM 1218, 78118-21218-2 (1989, US)
CD ECM Records ECM 1218 (2001, Germany)

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STEVE TIBBETTS Northern Song ratings distribution


2.82
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Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(38%)
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Review by Sean Trane
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2 stars Tibbets' third album I believe and the second for ECM, this album is really a quiet affair where it appears that that the music will be all in the ambiances and sometimes very close to New age music, like Deuter had done before him. Steve Tibbetts plays everything on this album but the percussions, which are handled by his long-time collab Marc Anderson.

Although I suppose that at the time Tibbetts' music served a purpose and was maybe groundbreaking (I only became aware of him in the early 90's), I can assure you that this album is nothing worth writing about than I will here. Ambient, new-agey, repetitive, almost boring.

Not really recommended if you like dynamic and changing music.

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Posted Monday, November 20, 2006

Review by oliverstoned
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3 stars Third album which announces a change in Tibbett's musical direction: he now turns to a world ethnic style. No more rock elements, the music is completly natural, dominated by percussions and acoustic guitar. Very quiet, contemplative and meditative in mind, almost "opiate". The repetitive side reinforces this hyptonic effect. Not the kind of record you want to listen everyday, but it's a unique cross of worldjazz and newage, Tibbets manage to create very cerebral musical landscapes, only using a simple and natural instrumentation.

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4 stars Far more daring than his earlier works, "Northern Songs", is less Jazz/Fusion (thank the Gods) and more "Ambiental" to call it somehow. His compositions and performance, open up a new stage of direction, and the result as such, is not a "Jazz/Fusion" follower's dream. That, I suppose, explains ... (read more)

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