Astral Signal

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Astral Signal
Studio album by Gene Harris
Released 1975
Recorded The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, August 13, 1974
Genre Jazz
Hard bop
Jazz-rock
Length 40min 34sec
Label Blue Note / Capitol
Producer Keg Johnson, Jerry Peters, Jim Shifflett
Gene Harris chronology
Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow
(1973)
Astral Signal
(1975)
Nexus
(1975)

Astral Signal is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded in 1975 by the jazz keyboard player Gene Harris.

Harris covered the Robert Lamm tune "Beginnings" on this album, one of the very few times that Harris can be heard as lead vocalist.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Prelude" (Jerry Peters) - 1:38
  2. "Summer (The First Time)" (Goldsboro) - 3:32
  3. "Rebato Summer" (Jerry Peters) - 0:44
  4. "I Remember Summer" (Jerry Peters) - 2:03
  5. "Don't Call Me Nigger, Whitey" (Sly Stone) - 3:44
  6. "Losalamitoslatinfunklovesong" (Jerry Peters) - 3:06
  7. "My Roots" (Harris) - 4:15
  8. "Green River" (John Fogerty) - 3:01
  9. "Beginnings" (Robert Lamm) - 5:50
  10. "Feeling You, Feeling Me Too!" (M. Higgins & A. Brown) - 1:57
  11. "Higga-Boom" (Harvey Mason, Sr.) - 5:57
  12. "Love Takin'" (Jerry Peters) - 4:47

Personnel[edit]