Unsung Heroes (Dixie Dregs album)

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Unsung Heroes
Dixie Dregs Unsung Heroes.jpg
Studio album by Dixie Dregs
Released 1981
Genre Jazz Rock, Fusion
Length 37:22
Label Arista
Producer Steve Morse
Dixie Dregs chronology
Dregs of the Earth
(1980)Dregs of the Earth1980
Unsung Heroes
(1981)
Industry Standard
(1982)Industry Standard1982
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[2]

Unsung Heroes is the sixth Dixie Dregs album, published in 1981.[3] It received a Grammy nomination for Best Rock Instrumental Performance.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Steve Morse.

No. Title Length
1. "Cruise Control" 3:44
2. "Divided We Stand" 5:00
3. "I'll Just Pick" 3:27
4. "Day 444" 7:02
5. "Rock and Roll Park" 4:35
6. "Attila the Hun" 4:01
7. "Kat Food" 4:58
8. "Go for Baroque" 3:56

Personnel[edit]

  • Steve Morse – acoustic and electric guitars
  • Andy West – fretted and fretless bass
  • Allen Sloan – electric and acoustic 5 string violin
  • Rod Morgenstein – drums and percussion
  • T Lavitz – acoustic and electric piano, organ, synthesizer, clavinet, saxophone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Valdivia, Victor W. (2011). "Unsung Heroes - The Dregs | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 25 June 2011. 
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 62. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ "allmusic ((( Unsung Heroes > Overview )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-04-15. 
  4. ^ "DIXIE DREGS Unsung Heroes music reviews and MP3". www.progarchives.com. Retrieved 2009-04-15.