Dr. John’s ‘In the Right Place’ is a studio (and his biggest selling) album co-produced by Allen Toussaint and released on February 25, 1973 by ATCO.
Track Listing : 1.Right Place Wrong Time (Mac Rebennack) – 02:50 . 2.Same Old Same Old (Mac Rebennack) – 02:39 . 3.Just The Same (Mac Rebennack) – 02:49 . 4.Qualified (Jessie Hill, Mac Rebennack) – 04:46 . 5.Traveling Mood (James Waynes) – 03:03 . 6.Peace Brother Peace (Mac Rebennack) – 02:47 . 7.Life (Allen Toussaint) – 02:29 . 8.Such A Night (Mac Rebennack) – 02:55 . 9.Shoo Fly Marches On (Mac Rebennack) – 03:15 . 10.I Been Hoodood (Mac Rebennack) – 03:12 . 11.Cold Cold Cold (Alvin Robinson, Jessie Hill, Mac Rebennack) – 02:37
Musicians : Mac Rebennack – Vocals, Piano On (4), Organ On (6) And Percussion On (10) . Allen Toussaint – Piano, Electric Piano, Acoustic Guitar, Conga Drums And Tambourine, Background Vocals . The Meters – Band . Leo Nocentelli – Lead Guitar . Art Neville – Organ . George Porter, Jr. – Bass . Joseph Modeliste – Drums . Ralph Macdonald – Percussion On (9 – 8 – 10) . David Spinozza – Guitar Solo On (1) . Gary Brown – Electric And Acoustic Saxophones . The Bonaroo Horn Section – Horns . Robbie Montgomery – Backing Vocals . Jessie Smith – Backing Vocals
Production : Produced By Allen Toussaint . Karl Richardson – Engineer
Package : James Flournoy Holmes – Album Design And Paintings
Released On February 25, 1973 By Atco.
It is good enough to make a believer out of anyone who takes the time to listen. And if the good Doctor keeps growing his next will be good enough to make followers out of the believers. […]
BillyShearrs @ RateYourMusic
Could it have been better? Perhaps, but lets just appreciate that it happened. And that it exists for all to enjoy. “Right Place, Wrong Time” may as well be the funkiest 3 minutes on record. Listening to this album will substantially enhance your life. […]
With the hit single “Right Place Wrong Time” bounding up the charts, this fine collection saw many unaware listeners being initiated into New Orleans-style rock. […]