Live at The Lighthouse (Grant Green album)

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Live at The Lighthouse
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Live album by
RecordedApril 21, 1972
LabelBlue Note
Grant Green chronology
The Final Comedown
Live at The Lighthouse
The Main Attraction

Live at The Lighthouse is a live album by American jazz guitarist Grant Green featuring a performance recorded at the Lighthouse Café in Hermosa Beach, California in 1972 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Steve Huey awarded the album 4 stars and stated "Some of Grant Green's hottest moments as a jazz-funk bandleader came on his live records of the era, which were filled with extended, smoking grooves and gritty ensemble interplay. Live at the Lighthouse makes a fine companion piece to the excellent Alive!, though there are some subtle differences which give the album its own distinct flavor".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. Introduction by Hank Stewart - 2:30
  2. "Windjammer" (Neal Creque) - 12:15
  3. "Betcha by Golly, Wow" (Thom Bell, Linda Creed) - 7:41
  4. "Fancy Free" (Donald Byrd) - 14:44
  5. "Flood in Franklin Park" (Shelton Laster) - 15:00
  6. "Jan Jan" (Mose Davis) - 12:18
  7. "Walk in the Night" (Johnny Bristol, Marilyn McLeod) - 6:37
  • Recorded at the Lighthouse Café in Hermosa Beach, California on April 21, 1972



  1. ^ Grant Green discography accessed September 20, 2010
  2. ^ a b Huey, S. Allmusic Review accessed September 20, 2010