Header

THIS IS THIS

Weather Report

Jazz Rock/Fusion


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Weather Report This Is This album cover
2.98 | 29 ratings | 2 reviews | 3% 5 stars

Good, but non-essential


Write a review
Buy WEATHER REPORT Music
from Progarchives.com partners
Studio Album, released in 1986

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. This Is This (7:06)
2. Face the Fire (2:34)
3. I'll Never Forget You (7:51)
4. Jungle Stuff, Pt. 1 (4:43)
5. Man With the Copper Fingers (6:12)
6. Consequently (4:56)
7. Update (6:08)
8. China Blues (6:11)

Total Time: 46:11

Lyrics

Search WEATHER REPORT This Is This lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search WEATHER REPORT This Is This tabs

Line-up / Musicians

- Victor Bailey / bass
- Minu CinÚlu / percussion, vocals
- Peter Erskine / drums
- Omar Hakim / drums (6)
- Wayne Shorter / soprano & tenor saxophones
- Joe Zawinul / keyboards, synthesizers

With:
- Marva Barnes / vocals
- Colleen Coil / vocals
- D. Siedah Garrett / vocals
- Darryl Phinnessee / vocals

Releases information

LP Columbia FC 40280
LP/CD CBS (UK)

Thanks to ProgLucky for the addition
Edit this entry

WEATHER REPORT MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s

Buy WEATHER REPORT This Is This Music


This Is Jazz 40: Jaco YearsThis Is Jazz 40: Jaco Years
Sony 1998
Audio CD$5.04
$0.01 (used)
This Is ThisThis Is This
Sony 1989
Audio CD$24.99
$3.90 (used)
This Is ThisThis Is This
Columbia
Vinyl$5.98 (used)
This Is Jazz 10This Is Jazz 10
Sony 1996
Audio CD$12.50
$0.15 (used)
This Is Jazz #40This Is Jazz #40
Import
Columbia Europe 1998
Audio CD$40.55
$9.99 (used)
This Is This by Weather Report [Music CD]This Is This by Weather Report [Music CD]
Sony
Audio CD$72.47
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
WEATHER REPORT This Is Jazz CD (# 10) USD $4.03 Buy It Now 6h 28m
WEATHER REPORT MYSTERIOUS TRAVELER 1974 & WEATHER REPORT 1986 THIS IS THIS USD $14.50 Buy It Now 1 day
This is Jazz - Weather Report - CD - NEW USD $6.49 Buy It Now 2 days
Weather Report This Is This FC-40280 USD $4.97 Buy It Now 2 days
WEATHER REPORT - THIS IS THIS. (UK, 1986, A2 / B2, CBS 57052, CARLOS SANTANA) USD $7.77 [0 bids]
3 days
This Is Jazz 10 Weather Report Audio CD USD $4.52 Buy It Now 4 days
WEATHER REPORT CD "THIS IS THIS" 1986 COLUMBIA CK 40280 07464402802 JAZZ RARE USD $12.99 [0 bids]
USD $16.99 Buy It Now
5 days
WEATHER REPORT This Is This JAPAN MINI LP CD 1st Edit 1997 W/Obi USD $49.00 Buy It Now 6 days
This Is Jazz, Vol. 10 by Weather Report (CD, Apr-1996, Sony Music... USD $4.90 Buy It Now 8 days
WEATHER REPORT - This Is This LP 1986 Rare Israel Israeli press hebrew cover USD $19.99 Buy It Now 9 days
Weather Report This Is..Israeli Israel LP JAZZ / LISTEN USD $14.24 Buy It Now 9 days
WEATHER REPORT - THIS IS THIS - 3200 YEN - 1986 JAPAN CD USD $49.99 Buy It Now 11 days
This Is This! by Weather Report (CD, Aug-1986, Columbia (USA)) USD $13.00 Buy It Now 11 days
Weather Report this is jazz 10 Japan CD SRCS-7220 Sony 1996 USD $19.99 Buy It Now 12 days
This Is This, Weather Report, Good USD $7.89 Buy It Now 12 days
WEATHER REPORT (THIS IS THIS) Original 1986 Jazz CD - 8 Trax USD $12.99 Buy It Now 12 days
Weather Report : This Is Jazz CD (1996) USD $15.56 Buy It Now 13 days
Weather Report - This Is Jazz 10 CD 1996 (Very Good) USD $5.95 Buy It Now 13 days
Weather Report - This Is This (CD 1995) UK FREE POST USD $29.55 Buy It Now 15 days
Weather Report : This Is Jazz #40 CD USD $12.84 Buy It Now 18 days
WEATHER REPORT ~ The Jaco Years THIS IS JAZZ 40 CD NM! USD $24.89 Buy It Now 19 days
This Is Jazz, Vol. 10 by Weather Report (CD, Apr-1996, Sony Music... USD $5.95 Buy It Now 19 days
WEATHER REPORT This Is This LP Columbia FC 40280 US 1986 NM- GOLD STAMP PROMO USD $12.99 Buy It Now 20 days
r,This is this, Weather Report, CD, JAPAN, 1986 USD $34.99 Buy It Now 21 days
Weather Report : This Is Jazz 10 CD (1996) USD $3.96 Buy It Now 22 days
WEATHER REPORT - This Is Jazz - CD Album USD $1.95 Buy It Now 22 days
Weather Report - This Is Jazz (1996) - Used - Compact Disc USD $0.99 Buy It Now 23 days
This Is This, Weather Report, Good USD $6.89 Buy It Now 23 days
Weather Report - This Is Jazz 10 CD 1996 (Very Good) USD $5.00 Buy It Now 23 days
WEATHER REPORT "THIS IS JAZZ 10" CD SEALED USD $9.99 Buy It Now 24 days
Weather Report : This Is Jazz 40: Jaco Years CD (1998) USD $10.00 Buy It Now 25 days
Weather Report - This Is This (CD 1995) MINT CD QUALITY CHECKED USD $23.33 Buy It Now 25 days
WEATHER REPORT LP This Is This ~ RARE '86 COLUMBIA ~ JAZZ FUSION w/ shrink MINT- USD $15.00 Buy It Now 29 days
Weather Report : This Is Jazz 40: Jaco Years CD (1998) USD $2.93 Buy It Now 29 days
LP sweetnighter ~ USD $21.71


More places to buy WEATHER REPORT music online Buy WEATHER REPORT & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for WEATHER REPORT DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

WEATHER REPORT This Is This ratings distribution


2.98
(29 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(3%)
3%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(21%)
21%
Good, but non-essential (45%)
45%
Collectors/fans only (31%)
31%
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)
0%

WEATHER REPORT This Is This reviews


Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by Kazuhiro
PROG REVIEWER
3 stars "Sportin' Life" that had been announced in 1985 might have been a part of a certain kind of end in the history of their music. The photograph with which Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter mutually shake hands on the back side of the album art is adopted. It is a photograph where the impression that pulls the act to the history of WR is given. The band's its informing the listener of the flow that a final phase was faced at the same time as appearing everywhere of this work resulted.

Shorter and Zawinul mutually announce the Solo album at this time. It is guessed that the directionality was in the flow to which the member creates more original music at the same time as showing individuality each other. "Di-a-lects" of the Solo album that Zawinul had announced was a work with the element like the world music where a personal music character appeared remarkably. And, "Atlantis" that Shorter had announced was a work of elegant Fusion that had digested the flow of WR. They might have a presentiment even if it thought from this respect and the aimed music character have a presentiment exactly at the same time ..with the difference.. the end of WR.

The color of fact Zawinul finishes and the end of the band that has strengthened ..shape like Solo of Zawinul.. has finished. The album is "This Is This".

Zawinul tries Producer. And, Petet Erskine tries Co-Producer. This fact was a result of the color of Zawinul having appeared in this work at the end. And, Shorter decides and puts the reason on this work by only two participation.

In addition, even if the fact that the musician who participated in the recording of this work participates in the faction of Zawinul back is considered, how this album became peculiar existence is understood. Original flow that WR has. Especially, the sense of high-quality Fusion had been digested in the 70's. It is true that they had evolved of course. However, the performance that WR had done in the 80's came to show another phase little by little with their ideas.

The tune that is called "Update" as other reasons is collected. This..fact..obviously..race..Music..character..intention..besides..new..Music..beginning of event.This name of a song develops into "Weather Update" back and it develops into "Zawinul syndicate" further. Therefore, it is guessed that the musician who participated in the recording of this album becomes the nucleus of the flow and the Proto type of the seed that is this work was made an embodiment. It is likely to have become an event that tested the music character to which Zawinul had newly created this work that had been announced by the name of WR about the problem of the contract to remain as a result.

It has the impression so not more effective even if it thinks about the histories of the overall composition and them though Santana participates only by two in this album. The listener who has gone out strongly the creation of Zawinul and doesn't want to admit this album the work of WR is not few either. The listener who can enjoy it might exist, too, if the name of WR is forgotten and it listens as a work. As for the fan, I will obviously feel the concept besides WR. It is a slight album that mixes with the color of Zawinul the sound of the band that has already ended.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

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

WARNING: Forum software upgrade in progress, login function maybe affected for some users during that time.

Send comments to Kazuhiro (BETA) | Report this review (#228552) | Review Permalink
Posted Monday, July 27, 2009

Latest members reviews

3 stars The swan song of a once great fusion band Weather Reports This is this is a fitting end to the band. Gone is Jaco Pastorius and Wayne Shorter is religated to a supporting player on this album. This album is pretty much a heavily laiden keyboard album. Victor Bailey is a nice addition to the mix ... (read more)

Report this review (#181053) | Posted by crimhead | Friday, August 29, 2008 | Review Permanlink

Post a review of WEATHER REPORT "This Is This"

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

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

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

WARNING: Forum software upgrade in progress, login function maybe affected for some users during that time.

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

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 1.06 seconds