Miles Davis’ ‘In a Silent Way’ is a studio album recorded in just one day, on February 18, 1969 at CBS Studio B in New York and released on July 30, 1969 by Columbia.
Track listing : 1.Shhh/Peaceful – 18:16 . – Shhh (Miles Davis) – 06:14 . – Peaceful (Miles Davis) – 05:42 . – Shhh (Miles Davis) – 06:20 . 2.In a Silent Way/It’s About That Time – 19:52 . – In a Silent Way (Joe Zawinul) – 04:11 . – It’s About That Time (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) – 11:27 . – In a Silent Way (Joe Zawinul) – 04:14 .
Musicians : Miles Davis – trumpet . Wayne Shorter – soprano saxophone . John McLaughlin – electric guitar . Chick Corea – electric piano . Herbie Hancock – electric piano . Joe Zawinul – organ . Dave Holland – double bass . Tony Williams – drums .
Production Produced by Teo Macero . Stan Tonkel -Original recording Engineer . Russ Payne – Engineer (remix and editing) .
Packaging : Lee Friedlander – Cover Photography . John G. Walter – Back Cover Photography . Frank Glenn – Back Cover Notes .
Recorded Jon February 18, 1969 at CBS 30th Street Studio B (New York, New York) .
Released on July 30, 1969 by Columbia.
They say that jazz has become menopausaland there is much truth in the statement. Rock too seems to have suffered under a numbing plethora of standardized Sounds. (Lester Bangs 1969) […]
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They would never make a record like it again, an absolutely timeless work that proves that Miles Davis and crew were some of the most innovative thinkers in modern music. […]