Live in Tokyo (Weather Report album)

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Live in Tokyo
Live album by Weather Report
Released 1972
Recorded Shibuya Kokaido Hall, Tokyo, Japan, January 13, 1972
Genre Jazz fusion, free form jazz
Length 88:29
Label Columbia
Producer Joe Zawinul, Wayne Shorter
Weather Report chronology
I Sing the Body Electric
(1972)
Live in Tokyo
(1972)
Sweetnighter
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Live in Tokyo is the third release (and first live album) by Weather Report. It was recorded on January 13, 1972. It was one of five sold out concerts played in Japan during January 1972. I Sing the Body Electric contained several tracks that were edited for the studio album, but can be heard as they were performed, in their entirety, on this live album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "'Medley: Vertical Invader/Seventh Arrow/T.H./Doctor Honoris Causa'" (Vitous, Zawinul) – 26:14
  2. "'Medley: Surucucú/Lost/Early Minor/Directions'" (Shorter, Zawinul) – 19:19
  3. "'Orange Lady'" (Zawinul) – 18:14
  4. "'Medley: Eurydice/The Moors'" (Shorter) – 13:49
  5. "'Medley: Tears/Umbrellas'" (Shorter, Zawinul) – 10:54

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ginell, Richard S. (2011). "Live in Tokyo - Weather Report | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 19 July 2011. 

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