Category: Blues Rock

The Tony Williams Lifetime - Emergency! (CD, Album)


  1. Tony Williams discography and songs: Music profile for Tony Williams, born 12 December Genres: Jazz Fusion, Avant-Garde Jazz, Jazz-Rock. Albums include Emergency!, Life Time, and (Turn It .
  2. Nov 26,  · Also worth tracking down is the 2CD set by the Tony Williams Lifetime called "Spectrum: The Anthology". It has 5 of the 8 "Emergency" tracks plus cuts from "Turn It Over", "Ego" and "The Old Bum's Rush". There's also a previously unreleased cut from the "Turn It Over" sessions.
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Emergency! on Discogs. Label: Polydor - • Format: CD Album, Misprint, Reissue, Remastered • Country: Europe • Genre: Jazz, Rock • Style: Fusion, Jazz-Rock/5(4).
  4. Mar 25,  · The Tony Williams Lifetime's debut album, Emergency! marks the first album with the inimitable drummer Tony Williams as band-leader since 's Blue Note effort pertcatigacelacorntabdihereati.xyzinfo of his intervening time was spent serving as the timekeeper for the exemplary Miles Davis Quintet/5(22).
  5. The Tony Williams Lifetime played so loud that on club dates Williams needed monitors to hear the drums. Hard to imagine just three people produced this tidal wave of music. The singing is forgettable, although not horrible. But the melding of rock, blues, and jazz is truly astonishing/5(55).
  6. Tony Williams Lifetime: Emergency (2LP version) (LP, Vinyl record album) - A seminal jazz rock statement from drummer Tony Williams – one that has him stepping out quite -- Dusty Groove is Chicago's Online Record Store.
  7. In , he formed a trio, the Tony Williams Lifetime, with John McLaughlin on guitar and Larry Young on organ. Lifetime was a pioneering band of the fusion movement. Their first album was Emergency!. After the departures of McLaughlin and bassist Jack Bruce, who had joined the group for its second album, and several more releases, Lifetime.
  8. In fact, during the time of its release, the album was virtually a pariah. The Jazz community completely repudiated The Tony Williams Lifetime altogether, as no one considered the group was doing anything revolutionary. But the album's heretical nature served to be a catalyst that would inspire the musical styles of several future Jazz Fusion acts.
  9. Tony Williams' Emergency was one of the first and most influential albums in late-'60s fusion, a double-LP set that shattered the boundaries between jazz and rock. Working with guitarist John McLaughlin and organist Larry Young, Williams pushed into new territory, creating dense, adventurous, unpredictable soundscapes. With Emergency, Tony Williams helped create the foundation of the style and 10/

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