Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - Midnight Band: The First Minute Of A New Day

Artist:
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson
Category:
Funk / Soul
Name:
Heron & Brian Jackson - Midnight Band: The First Minute Of A New Day
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Arista ‎– A 4030
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: US
Date of released: 1975
Category: Jazz, Funk / Soul
Style: Soul-Jazz, Fusion, Jazz-Funk



Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Offering
Bells – Adenola*Congas – Barnett WilliamsMaracas – Charlie Saunders
3:34
A2 The Liberation Song (Red, Black And Green)
Congas – Charlie SaundersPercussion [Genbe Drum] – Barnett WilliamsShaker [Shakerai] – Adenola*
6:18
A3 Must Be Something
Congas, Shaker [Shakerai] – Barnett Williams, Adenola*Cowbell – Charlie Saunders
5:16
A4 Ain't No Such Thing As Superman
Congas – Adenola*Shaker [Shakerai] – Barnett Williams, Charlie Saunders
4:13
A5 Pardon Our Analysis (We Beg Your Pardon)
Written-By – B. Jackson*, Scott-Heron*
8:01
B1 Guerilla
Congas – Adenola*Cowbell, Bongos – Charlie SaundersCowbell, Congas, Shaker [Shakerai], Horn [Antelope Horn] – Barnett Williams
7:49
B2 Winter In America
Percussion [Gembe Drum] – Barnett Williams
6:09
B3 Western Sunrise
Bells – Brian JacksonBongos – Barnett WilliamsCongas – Charlie SaundersCowbell – Adenola*
5:16
B4 Alluswe 5:04

Credits

  • Artwork By [Cover Paintings] – Iceman
  • Bass – Danny Bowens (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B4)
  • Drums [Traps] – O.D.* (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B4)
  • Electric Piano – Gil Scott-Heron (tracks: B1, B2)
  • Engineer – Jose Williams
  • Featuring – The Midnight Band
  • Flute – Bilal Sunni Ali* (tracks: A1, B1), Brian Jackson (tracks: B1, B2)
  • Lyrics By – Bilal Sunni Ali* (tracks: B3), Scott-Heron* (tracks: A1 to A4, B1, B2, B4)
  • Music By – Bilal Sunni Ali* (tracks: B3), B. Adams* (tracks: A3), B. Jackson* (tracks: A1 to A3, B4), D. Bowens* (tracks: A3), Scott-Heron* (tracks: A4, B1, B2)
  • Photography [Liner Photos] – Carlton Flood, John Carter, Vik Roberts
  • Piano – Brian Jackson (tracks: A1 to A4, B3, B4)
  • Saxophone – Bilal Sunni Ali* (tracks: A2 to A4, B3)
  • Vocals – Brian Jackson (tracks: A3), Gil Scott-Heron, Victor Brown (tracks: A1 to A3, B3)

Notes

Gatefold sleeve. Arista label variation (see image above)

Recorded summer/'74 at D&B Sound, Silver Springs, Maryland.
"Pardon Our Analysis (We Beg Your Pardon)" recorded live at New York University Dec. 1974
Produced by Perpis-Fall Music, Inc.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
A 4030 Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson, The Midnight Band Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson, The Midnight Band - The First Minute Of A New Day ‎(LP, Album) Arista A 4030 US 1975
TVT 4350 Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson And The Midnight Band Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson And The Midnight Band - The First Minute Of A New Day ‎(LP, Album, RE) Rumal-Gia Records, TVT Classics TVT 4350 US 1998
TVT-4350, TVT 4350 The Midnight Band, Gil Scott-Heron Brian Jackson* The Midnight Band, Gil Scott-Heron Brian Jackson* - The First Minute Of A New Day ‎(LP, Album, RE, RP) TVT Classics, TVT Classics, Rumal-Gia Records, Rumal-Gia Records TVT-4350, TVT 4350 US Unknown
TVT 4350-4 Gil Scott-Heron And Brian Jackson* Midnight Band: The First Minute Of A New Day ‎(Cass, Album, RE, RM, SR) Rumal-Gia Records, TVT Classics TVT 4350-4 US 1998
3C 064 96416 Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson Midnight Band: The First Minute Of A New Day ‎(LP, Album) Arista 3C 064 96416 Italy 1975