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Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band - LIVE FLAC album


Performer: Taj Mahal
Genre: Jazz / Soul and Funk music
Title: LIVE
Country: US
Released: 1980
FLAC version ZIP size: 1170 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1177 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1813 mb
Rating: 4.4
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Live & Direct is an album by American blues artist Taj Mahal and the International Rhythm Band. All tracks composed by Taj Mahal; except where indicated. Jorge Ben" (Jorge Ben, Taj Mahal). Reggae Number 1". "You're Gonna Need Somebody" (Buffy Sainte-Marie). Little Brown Dog" (Traditional). Take a Giant Step" (Gerry Goffin, Carole King). And Who" (Robert Greenidge, Rudy Costa, Taj Mahal).

Arranged By – Taj Mahal, The International Rhythm Band. Backing Vocals – Bianca Oden, Carey Williams, Ella Jamerson, Geri Johnson, Ola Marie Tyler, Verlin Sandles. Drums – Kester "Smitty" Smith. AZ/2 324 DIS 217. Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band. Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band - LIVE ‎(LP). Live And Direct ‎(CD, Album, RE). Crystal Clear Records, Teldec, Teldec, Crystal Clear Records.

The International Rhythm Band Bill Rich - bass Kester Smith - drums Jumma Santos - percussion, congas, timbales Robert Greenidge - steel drums Rudy Costa - alto and soprano saxophone, flute, pan pipe, kalimba Bianca Oden, Carey Williams, Ella Jamerson, Geri Johnson, Ola Marie Tyler, Verlin Sandles - backing vocals. Taj Mahal, Live and Direct.

While the disco vibe on some of these tunes is a bit cheesy, there are several outstanding performances by Taj and his International Rhythm Band. Indeed, "Little Brown Dog" catches Taj in one of his transcendental live moments when he gets so down in the groove you never want him to stop.

Gigs seen live by. Nobody has seen Taj Mahal & The International Rhythm Band live yet! Last updated: 6 Jun 2019, 10:23 Etc/UTC. Taj Mahal & The International Rhythm Band Lyrics (de).

The International Rhythm Band has been played on NTS in shows including The Do!! You!!! Breakfast Show w/ Charlie Bones, featured first on 19 May 2015. Songs played include Airplay. Taj Mahal, The International Rhythm Band,Crystal Clear Records,1979.

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Tracklist

A1 Jorge Ben 5:15
A2 Reggae Number One 3:13
A3 You're Gonna Need Somebody On Your Bond 4:15
A4 Little Brown Dog (Traditional) 5:34
B1 Take A Giant Step 4:47
B2 Airplay 2:42
B3 L-O-V-E, LOVE 3:15
B4 And Who 4:08
B5 Suva Serenade 4:26

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – International AZ – AZ/2 324 DIS 217

Credits

  • Bass – Bill Rich
  • Congas, Timbales, Percussion [Assorted] – Jumma Santos
  • Drums – Kester Smith
  • Engineer [Disc Mastering] – Larry Van Valkenburgh
  • Engineer [Live Mix] – Pat Maloney
  • Piano [Electric], Vocals [Lead] – Taj Mahal
  • Producer – Ed Wodenjak, Taj Mahal
  • Saxophone [Alto & Soprano], Flute, Pan Pipe, Kalimba – Rudy Costa
  • Steel Drums – Robert Greenidge
  • Vocals [Background] – Bianca Oden, Carey Williams, Ella Jamerson, Geri Johnson, Ola Marie Tyler, Verlin Sandles

Notes

Limited Edition
Live Audience Series Direct To Disc Recording

All Musicians, except Taj Mahal, are credited as members of The International Rhythm Band.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CCX-5011 Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band - Live & Direct ‎(LP, Album, Ltd) Crystal Clear Records CCX-5011 US 1979
47 025 Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band - Crystal Clear ‎(CD, Album, RE) Delta Entertainment 47 025 UK 1999
CDTB 121 Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band - Live And Direct ‎(CD, Album, RE) Thunderbolt CDTB 121 UK 1991
8.26519 , 8.26519, 8.26519 ZP Taj Mahal Live And Direct ‎(CD, Album, RE) Crystal Clear Records, Teldec, Teldec, Crystal Clear Records 8.26519 , 8.26519, 8.26519 ZP Germany 1987
MAGL 5035 Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band Taj Mahal And The International Rhythm Band - Live ‎(LP) Magnet MAGL 5035 UK 1980