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Larry Coryell

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3.05 | 3 ratings | 2 reviews | 0% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2013

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Going Up (3:33)
2. Arena Blues (6:58)
3. The Lift (4:47)
4. Clear Skies (3:48)
5. Rough Cut (3:59)
6. Broken Blues (3:21)
7. Counterweight (3:45)
8. Lafayette (3:33)
9. The First Day of Autumn (3:50)

Total Time 37:34

Line-up / Musicians

- Larry Coryell / guitar

- Chester Smith / organ
- Matt Montgomery / bass
- Lumpy / drums

Releases information

Artwork: John Pierce Jr. (photo)

LP Wide Hive Records ‎- WH-0310 (2013, US)

CD Wide Hive Records ‎- WH-0309 (2013, US)

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Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(0%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(33%)
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3 stars This career move or step is a bit surprising considering Coryell's roots in jazz for last decades. What we get here is neither a post-bop, nor fusion, nor contemporary jazz, this is late 60's psychedelic jazz- rock, which is quite straightforward in compositions but intricate in playing and somet ... (read more)

Report this review (#2574608) | Posted by sgtpepper | Saturday, June 26, 2021 | Review Permanlink

3 stars I'm not going to say that the intended target for this album may be the full-scale stadium rock public, but it opens looking in that direction with total conviction. After that, it follows the usual game of exposition - improvisation - reprise one can expect from a jazz-rock trio (with occasional or ... (read more)

Report this review (#2462426) | Posted by Heart of the Matter | Monday, November 2, 2020 | Review Permanlink

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