Alive in America

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Alive in America
Steely Dan - Alive in America.jpg
Live album by Steely Dan
Released October 17, 1995
Recorded August 19, 1993 – September 19, 1994
Genre Jazz rock
Length 66:36
Label Giant
Producer Donald Fagen
Steely Dan chronology
Gaucho
(1980)
Alive in America
(1995)
Plush TV Jazz-Rock Party
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly B+[2]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars[3]

Alive in America is a live album by the American jazz rock group Steely Dan, released in 1995. It is Steely Dan's first live album. Recorded during 1993 and 1994 tours, the concerts from which the album is constructed marked the first live Steely Dan performances since 1974.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Becker and Fagen, except where noted

  1. "Babylon Sisters" – 6:47
  2. "Green Earrings" – 5:20
  3. "Bodhisattva" – 5:47
  4. "Reelin' In the Years" – 6:24
  5. "Josie" – 6:12
  6. "Book of Liars" (Walter Becker) – 4:19
  7. "Peg" – 4:19
  8. "Third World Man" – 6:38
  9. "Kid Charlemagne" – 5:16
  10. "Sign in Stranger" – 6:34
  11. "Aja" – 9:00

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Producer: Donald Fagen
  • Engineers: Phil Burnett, Roger Nichols
  • Directors: Warren Bernhardt, Drew Zingg
  • Morpheus Lights Technician: Bryce Heugel

Charts[edit]

Album

Year Chart Position
1995 The Billboard 200 40

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (2011). "Alive in America - Steely Dan | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 22 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Chris Willman. Entertainment Weekly review October 20, 1995
  3. ^ Kot, Greg (2011). "Steely Dan: Alive In America : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". web.archive.org. Archived from the original on April 17, 2008. Retrieved 22 July 2011.