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3.56 | 53 ratings | 2 reviews | 19% 5 stars

Excellent addition to any
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Studio Album, released in 1981

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Fat Time (9:56)
2. Back Seat Betty (11:16)
3. Shout (5:51)
4. Ada (8:12)
5. The Man With The Horn (6:35)
6. Ursula (10:46)

Total Time 51:16

Line-up / Musicians

- Miles Davis - trumpet, arranger

- Bill Evans - soprano saxophone (excl. 3)
- Mike Stern - guitar (1)
- Barry Finnerty - guitar (2,3,4,6)
- Randy Hall / Moog synth & arrangements (3), celesta, guitar and lead & backing vocals (5)
- Robert Irving III - Yamaha CP30 synth & arrangements (3,5), piano (5)
- Marcus Miller - bass (1,2,4,6)
- Felton Crews - bass (3,5)
- Al Foster - drums (1,2,4,6)
- Vincent Wilburn / drums (3,5)
- Sammy Figueroa - percussion (excl. 5)

Releases information

Artwork: John Berg with Cindy Brown

LP Columbia ‎- C 36790 (1981, US)

CD CBS ‎- CDCBS 84708 (1983, Europe)

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MILES DAVIS The Man With The Horn ratings distribution

(53 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(19%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(36%)
Good, but non-essential (32%)
Collectors/fans only (11%)
Poor. Only for completionists (2%)

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3 stars The Man with the Horn is the coming back record after Miles Davis latest record four years ago. Miles Davis had troubles with his drug addiction and it took him some time to drop this addiction and meanwhile he stopped producing music. This record is critisized as not being as good as before q ... (read more)

Report this review (#636474) | Posted by the philosopher | Monday, February 20, 2012 | Review Permanlink

4 stars This is the first Miles Davis' album I ever heard, strange right? Well, someone offered it to my father a long long time ago, and it's the only one we have at home, so I decided to give it a try. The first song is my favorite, "Fat Time" is dirty, heavy, acid, uncomfortable, and it's great, the ... (read more)

Report this review (#239032) | Posted by JTP88 | Sunday, September 13, 2009 | Review Permanlink

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