Kiss My Axe

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Kiss My Axe
Studio album by Al Di Meola
Released 1991
Recorded May 1991
Genre Jazz fusion
Length 65:01
Label Tomato
Producer Al Di Meola, Barry Miles
Al Di Meola chronology
World Sinfonia
(1990)
Kiss My Axe
(1991)
Heart Of The Immigrants
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Kiss My Axe is an album by Italian-American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist Al Di Meola, released in 1991. Musicians include Barry Miles on piano and keyboards, Anthony Jackson on six string contrabass guitar, Rachel Z on synthesizer and Gumbi Ortiz on conga.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Al Di Meola unless otherwise noted.

  1. "South Bound Traveler" (Barry Miles) – 5:22
  2. "The Embrace" – 5:49
  3. "Kiss My Axe" – 5:04
  4. "Morocco" – 7:41
  5. "Gigi's Playtime Rhyme (Interlude #1)" – 2:36
  6. "One Night Last June" – 8:19
  7. "Phantom" (Chick Corea, arranged by Al Di Meola) 7:53
  8. "Erotic Interlude (Interlude #2)" – 2:32
  9. "Global Safari" – 5:42
  10. "Interlude #3" – 1:59
  11. "Purple Orchids" – 6:45
  12. "The Prophet (Interlude #4)" – 1:16
  13. "Oriana (September 24, 1988)" – 5:19

Personnel[edit]

  • Alia Jordan – Model appearing on the cover with Al Di Meola

Chart performance[edit]

Year Chart Position
1991 Billboard Top Contemporary Jazz Albums 2[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henderson, Alex. "Kiss My Axe - Al di Meola | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Kiss My Axe - Al di Meola | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 October 2013.