Alive on Arrival

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Alive on Arrival
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Studio album by Steve Forbert
Released 1978
Recorded 1977, Nashville, Tennessee
Genre Pop
Length 38:18
Label Nemperor
Producer Steve Burgh
Steve Forbert chronology
Alive on Arrival
(1978)
Jackrabbit Slim
(1979)Jackrabbit Slim1979
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars [1]
Encyclopedia of Popular Music 3/5 stars[2]

Alive on Arrival is the first album by American popular singer-songwriter Steve Forbert.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Steve Forbert

  1. "Goin' Down to Laurel" – 4:39
  2. "Steve Forbert's Midsummer Night's Toast" – 2:49
  3. "Thinkin'" – 3:25
  4. "What Kinda Guy?" – 2:34
  5. "It Isn't Gonna Be That Way" – 4:55
  6. "Big City Cat" – 3:50
  7. "Grand Central Station, March 18, 1977" – 4:13
  8. "Tonight I Feel So Far Away from Home" – 3:14
  9. "Settle Down" – 3:46
  10. "You Cannot Win If You Do Not Play" – 4:33

Personnel[edit]

  • Steve Forbert – guitar, harmonica, vocals
  • David Sanborn – alto saxophone
  • Brian Torff – bass, acoustic guitar
  • Steve Burgh – guitar
  • Dennis Good – trombone
  • Robbie Kondor – organ, piano
  • Barry Lazarowitz – drums
  • Hugh McDonald – bass, electric guitar
  • Harvey Shapiro – pedal steel

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeGagne, Mike. Alive on Arrival at AllMusic. Retrieved July 20, 2017.
  2. ^ Larkin, Colin (1999). The Virgin Encyclopedia Of Popular Music, Concise 3rd Edition, p. 485. Virgin Books, London. ISBN 1-85227-832-3