Live Wires (album)

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Live Wires
Live album by Yellowjackets
Released March 17, 1992
Recorded 1991
Genre Jazz
Label GRP
Producer Yellowjackets
Yellowjackets chronology
Live Wires
Like a River
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Live Wires is the first live album of the American jazz group Yellowjackets, released in 1992. The album was recorded live at Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood, California.The album reached a peak position of number two on Billboard's Top Contemporary Jazz Albums chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Homecoming" Russell Ferrante 5:35
2. "Bright Lights" Bob Mintzer 6:53
3. "The Dream" Michael Franks, Ferrante, Jimmy Haslip, Marc Russo 5:08
4. "Freedomland" Ferrante 6:26
5. "Downtown" Ferrante 4:51
6. "Claire's Song" Ferrante 7:41
7. "Geraldine" Ferrante 7:21
8. "The Spin" Ferrante, Haslip, Russo, William Kennedy 9:47
9. "Wildlife" Ferrante, Haslip, Acuña 9:26
10. "Revelation" Loraine Perry, Ferrante 6:24



Chart (1992) Peak
Billboard Top Contemporary Jazz Albums[2] 2


  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. Yellowjackets: Live Wires > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved December 1, 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Yellowjackets: Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved August 1, 2011.