In Transit (Saga album)

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In Transit
Saga (band) - In Transit (Saga album).jpg
Live album by
ReleasedAugust 1982
RecordedCopenhagen, Munich
GenreRock
Length43:54
LabelSteamhammer, Polydor, Maze Records in Canada
ProducerJim Crichton
Saga chronology
Worlds Apart
(1981)
In Transit
(1982)
Heads or Tales
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

In Transit is a live album by Canadian progressive rock band Saga. The album was recorded at the Rudi-Sedlmayer-Halle in Munich on February 5, 1982 and at the Tivoli Theatre in Copenhagen on February 22, 23, & 24, 1982. The album went platinum in Canada, selling 100,000 copies and gold in Germany, selling 250,000 copies. The album reached #10 in Canada[1] and was #58 in the Canadian year end chart. [2]

Track listing[edit]

Side One
No.TitleLyricsLength
1."Careful Where You Step"Jim Crichton, Michael Sadler4:20
2."Don't Be Late"J. Crichton, Sadler, Ian Crichton6:52
3."Humble Stance"J. Crichton, Sadler, Peter Rochon, I. Crichton5:50
4."Wind Him Up"J. Crichton, Sadler, I. Crichton, Jim Gilmour, Steve Negus5:48
Side Two
No.TitleLyricsLength
5."How Long"J. Crichton, Sadler, Rochon3:52
6."No Regrets (Chapter Five)"J. Crichton, Sadler3:57
7."A Brief Case"Sadler, Negus2:19
8."You're Not Alone"J. Crichton, I. Crichton, Negus, Rochon5:31
9."On the Loose"Sadler, J. Crichton, I. Crichton, Gilmour, Negus5:25

Notes[edit]

  • At the end of the album, you can hear the tolls of the chiming bells at the Copenhagen Town Hall
  • The 2003 re-release contains a screensaver

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Produced by Jim Crichton
  • Sound Engineering - Gerd Rautenbach
  • Assistant Mixing Engineering by Andi Charal
  • Technician - Mike Kahsnitz, assisted by Detlef Wiederhoeft
  • Mixed at Phase One and Manta Sound Studios, Toronto
  • Engineering - Mark Wright, assisted by Robin Brouwer and Lenny DeRose (Phase One) and Ron Searles (Manta)
  • Art Direction by Zoran Busic
  • Cover design and graphics by Hugh Syme
  • Photography by Deborah Samuel

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeGagne, Mike (2011). "In Transit - Saga | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 29 June 2011.