Look-Ka Py Py

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Look-Ka Py Py
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Studio album by The Meters
Released December 1969
Recorded LeFevre Sound Studios, Atlanta, GA
Genre Funk
Length 36:27
Label Josie (JOS-4011)
Producer Allen Toussaint, Marshall Sehorn
The Meters chronology
The Meters
(1969)
Look-Ka Py Py
(1969)
Struttin'
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars [2]

Look-Ka Py Py is the second studio album by the American funk group The Meters. Look-Ka Py Py was listed #218 on the Rolling Stone list of 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Art Neville, Ziggy Modeliste, Leo Nocentelli and George Porter, Jr., except as noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Look-Ka Py Py"   3:20
2. "Rigor Mortis"   2:38
3. "Pungee"   3:01
4. "Thinking"   1:45
5. "This Is My Last Affair"   2:55
6. "Funky Miracle"   2:28
7. "Yeah, You're Right"   2:46
8. "Little Old Money Maker"   2:42
9. "Oh, Calcutta!" Stanley Walden 2:45
10. "The Mob"   2:49
11. "9 'Til 5"   2:51
12. "Dry Spell"   2:33
2001 digitally remastered CD bonus tracks
No. Title Length
13. "Grass" 2:42
14. "Borro" 2:12

Personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from AllMusic.[4]

Production
  • Allen Toussaint – producer
  • Marshall Sehorn – audio production
  • Tim Livingston – project manager
  • Rodney Mills – audio engineer
  • Al Quaglieri – mastering
  • Bob Irwin – mastering
  • Rich Russell – package design
  • Bill Dahl – liner notes

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Allmusic: Look-ka py py – review". allmusic.com. Archived from the original on December 18, 2015. Retrieved October 3, 2011. 
  2. ^ Drozdowski, Ted (November 1, 1990). "The Meters: Look-Ka Py Py". Rolling Stone. Straight Arrow (RS 590). ISSN 0035-791X. Archived from the original on November 18, 2007. 
  3. ^ "The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time". Rolling Stone. Straight Arrow (Special Issue). 218 | Look-Ka Py Py - The Meters. November 2003. ISSN 0035-791X. Archived from the original on December 20, 2010. Retrieved October 3, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Allmusic: Look-ka py py – credits". allmusic.com. Archived from the original on December 21, 2015. Retrieved December 20, 2015.