74 Miles Away

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74 Miles Away
Live album by Cannonball Adderley
Released 1967
Recorded June 12–24, 1967
Genre Jazz
Label Capitol
Producer David Axelrod
Cannonball Adderley chronology
Radio Nights
(1967)
74 Miles Away
(1967)
Why Am I Treated So Bad!
(1967)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

74 Miles Away is a live album by jazz saxophonist Cannonball Adderley recorded in Hollywood, California in 1967 featuring performances by Adderley with Nat Adderley, Joe Zawinul, Victor Gaskin and Roy McCurdy.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Richard S. Ginell awarded the album 4 stars and states "This was a rare thing, a group that could grab the public's attention and gently lead them into more difficult idioms without pandering or condescension".[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Do Do Do (What Now Is Next?)"   Nat Adderley, Gail Fisher 6:20
2. "I Remember Bird"   Leonard Feather 6:54
3. "Walk Tall (Baby, That's What I Need)"   Queen Esther Marrow, Jim Rein, Joe Zawinul 2:38
4. "74 Miles Away"   Zawinul 13:47
5. "Oh Babe"   Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, Nat Adderley 5:28
  • Recorded in Hollywood, California on June 12–24, 1967

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 74 Miles Away at AllMusic
  2. ^ Cannonball Adderley discography accessed 28 October 2009
  3. ^ Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed 28 October 2009