Fever (Ronnie Laws album)

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Fever
Fever (Ronnie Laws album).jpg
Studio album by Ronnie Laws
Released 1975
Recorded December 26 & 29, 1975, January 16, 1976 and February–March, 1976
Genre Jazz
Length 41:02
Label Blue Note
Producer George Butler
Ronnie Laws chronology
Pressure Sensitive
(1975)
Fever
(1976)
Friends & Strangers
(1977)

Fever is the second album by the American saxophonist Ronnie Laws recorded in late 1975 and 1976 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Alex Henderson awarded the album 4 stars and stated "Because Laws has recorded so many throwaways, one has to approach his catalog with caution; but rest assured that Fever puts his talent to work instead of wasting it".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 2/5 stars[3]


Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Ronnie Laws except as indicated
  1. "Let's Keep It Together" - 4:30
  2. "Fever" (Eddie Cooley, John Davenport) - 3:24
  3. "All the Time" (William Jeffery) - 4:00
  4. "Stay Still (And Let Me Love You)" (Margie Joseph, Arif Mardin) - 7:24
  5. "Strugglin'" (W. Murray) - 4:08
  6. "Captain Midnite" - 2:58
  7. "Karmen" - 3:47
  8. "Night Breeze" (Bobby Lyle) - 6:29
  9. "From Ronnie with Love" - 4:22

Recorded at Total Experience Studios in Los Angeles, California between December 1975 and March 1976.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed January 25, 2011
  2. ^ a b Henderson, A. Allmusic Review accessed January 25, 2011
  3. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 124. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.