Double Exposure (Joe Chambers album)

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Double Exposure
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Studio album by
RecordedNovember 16, 1977
StudioCI Recording, NYC
MR 5165
ProducerFrederick Seibert
Joe Chambers chronology
New World
Double Exposure
Lend Me Your Ears

Double Exposure is the third release by drummer/pianist/composer Joe Chambers. It is a duo album featuring Larry Young on Hammond organ and synthesizer. It was recorded in 1977 and released on the Muse label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[3]

In his review for AllMusic, Scott Yanow stated "The music is somewhat adventurous with Chambers as the lead voice on the numbers on which he plays piano; the final two performances are organ-drum duets that put more of an emphasis on Young's unique sound. This interesting session has some surprising music."[2]

The song "Mind Rain" was prominently sampled in the Nas song "N.Y. State of Mind" off his critically acclaimed debut album Illmatic.

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Joe Chambers except as indicated

  1. "Hello to the Wind" - 8:50
  2. "The Orge" (Larry Young) - 5:30
  3. "Mind Rain" - 9:00
  4. "After the Rain" - 4:30
  5. "Message from Mars" (Young) - 6:07
  6. "Rock Pile" - 5:50



  1. ^ Muse Records discography accessed January 20, 2015
  2. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. Double Exposure – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved January 20, 2015.
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 40. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.