Mind Transplant

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Mind Transplant
Studio album by Alphonse Mouzon
Released 1975
Recorded December 4, 5, 6, 9 & 10, 1974
Genre Jazz
Length 33:03
Label Blue Note
Producer Skip Drinkwater
Alphonse Mouzon chronology
Funky Snakefoot
(1973)
Mind Transplant
(1975)
The Man Incognito
(1975)

Mind Transplant is the third album by American jazz drummer Alphonse Mouzon recorded in 1974 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Robert Taylor awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Raw and powerful, the music herein is what made fusion such a viable musical style... Easily one of the best fusion recordings of all time".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Alphonse Mouzon
  1. "Mind Transplant" - 4:05
  2. "Snow Bound" - 3:05
  3. "Carbon Dioxide" - 4:38
  4. "Ascorbic Acid" - 3:26
  5. "Happiness Is Loving You" - 4:09
  6. "Some of the Things People Do" - 3:40
  7. "Golden Rainbows" - 6:56
  8. "Nitroglycerine" - 3:04
  • Recorded at Wally Heider Sound Studio III in Los Angeles, California on December 4 (tracks 2, 5 & 7), December 5 (track 6), December 6 (tracks 3 & 8) and December 9 & 10 (tracks 1 & 3), 1974

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed January 12, 2011
  2. ^ a b Taylor, R. Allmusic Review accessed January 12, 2011