Modern Man (album)

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Modern Man
Studio album by Stanley Clarke
Released 1978
Recorded Electric Lady Studios, New York City, NY
Chateau Recorders and Group IV Recorders, Hollywood, CA
A&M Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Genre Jazz fusion, jazz-funk
Length 37:18
Label Nemperor
Producer Stanley Clarke
Stanley Clarke chronology
School Days
(1976)
Modern Man
(1978)
I Wanna Play For You
(1979)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

Modern Man is the fifth album by jazz fusion bassist Stanley Clarke. "Dayride" from the Return to Forever album No Mystery (1975) was re-recorded for this album. Also included was "More Hot Fun", a sequel to "Hot Fun" from the previous album School Days.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Stanley Clarke, except where noted.

Side one
  1. "Opening (Statement)" – 4:22
  2. "He Lives On (Story About the Last Journey of a Warrior)" – 4:24
  3. "More Hot Fun" – 4:31
  4. "Slow Dance" – 3:16
  5. "Interlude: A Serious Occasion" – 0:21
  6. "Got to Find My Own Place" (Clarke, Michael Garson, Raymond Gomez, Gerry Brown) – 3:17
Side two
  1. "Dayride" – 4:06
  2. "Interlude: It's What She Didn't Say" – 1:24
  3. "Modern Man" – 3:31
  4. "Interlude: A Relaxed Occasion" – 1:24
  5. "Rock 'n Roll Jelly" – 5:07
  6. "Closing (Statement)" – 2:37

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Stanley Clarke – producer, arranger
  • Ed Thacker – engineer
  • Art Bechtel, Brian Leshon, Christopher Gregg*, Gary J. Coppola*, Michael Frondelli, Paul Aronoff – assistant rngineer
  • Norman Seeff – photography
  • Ed Lee – cover design

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Modern Man - Stanley Clarke | AllMusic". allmusic.com. 2011. Retrieved 20 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Stanley Clarke - Modern Man (Vinyl, LP, Album) | Discogs". discogs.com. 2011. Retrieved 9 October 2011.