Curtis Mayfield Curtis/Live! 180g Import 2LP
Curtis Mayfield Curtis/Live! 180g Import 2LP
Genre: R&B
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Curtis Mayfield Curtis/Live! 180g Import 2LP

Curtis Mayfield

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MOVLPI1300
UPC:
8718469537846
First Live Album on 180g Audiophile Vinyl! Expanded Edition Contains Two Bonus Tracks!

Curtis/Live! is Curtis Mayfield's first live album, after leaving The Impressions. Originally released in 1971 as a double LP on Mayfield's Curtom label, the album's 16 tracks — along with Mayfield's interstitial raps on the politics of the day — were recorded at Paul Colby's 230 seater Bitter End nightclub in New York City.

Mayfield and his band's first set at a Bitter End date in January 1971 comprised the bulk of the music presented here. Mixed primarily with Eddie Kramer at Electric Lady Studios, the album features Henry Gibson playing percussion, Craig McMullen on rhythm guitar, Joseph "Lucky" Scott on bass, and Tyrone McCullen on drums.

Many critics feel Live! is a powerful demonstration of Mayfield's pre-Superfly accomplishment, and some even said it's one of the greatest concert albums ever cut on a soul artist, and one of the legendary live albums of all time.

Features:
• 180g Audiophile Vinyl
• 2LP Set
• Contains two bonus tracks
• Gatefold Jacket

Selections:
LP 1 - Side A:

1. Mighty Mighty (Spade And Whitey)
2. I Plan To Stay A Believer
3. We're A Winner
LP 1 - Side B:
1. We've Only Just Begun
2. People Get Ready
3. Stare And Stare

LP 2 - Side C:
1. Check Out Your Mind
2. Gypsy Woman
3. The Makings Of You
4. We The People Who Are Darker Than Blue
LP 2 - Side D:
1. (Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below, We're All Going To Go
2. Stone Junkie
Bonus Tracks
3. Superfly (1973)
4. Mighty Mighty (Spade And Whitey) (Single Version)
Description
First Live Album on 180g Audiophile Vinyl! Expanded Edition Contains Two Bonus Tracks!

Curtis/Live! is Curtis Mayfield's first live album, after leaving The Impressions. Originally released in 1971 as a double LP on Mayfield's Curtom label, the album's 16 tracks — along with Mayfield's interstitial raps on the politics of the day — were recorded at Paul Colby's 230 seater Bitter End nightclub in New York City.

Mayfield and his band's first set at a Bitter End date in January 1971 comprised the bulk of the music presented here. Mixed primarily with Eddie Kramer at Electric Lady Studios, the album features Henry Gibson playing percussion, Craig McMullen on rhythm guitar, Joseph "Lucky" Scott on bass, and Tyrone McCullen on drums.

Many critics feel Live! is a powerful demonstration of Mayfield's pre-Superfly accomplishment, and some even said it's one of the greatest concert albums ever cut on a soul artist, and one of the legendary live albums of all time.

Features:
• 180g Audiophile Vinyl
• 2LP Set
• Contains two bonus tracks
• Gatefold Jacket

Selections:
LP 1 - Side A:

1. Mighty Mighty (Spade And Whitey)
2. I Plan To Stay A Believer
3. We're A Winner
LP 1 - Side B:
1. We've Only Just Begun
2. People Get Ready
3. Stare And Stare

LP 2 - Side C:
1. Check Out Your Mind
2. Gypsy Woman
3. The Makings Of You
4. We The People Who Are Darker Than Blue
LP 2 - Side D:
1. (Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below, We're All Going To Go
2. Stone Junkie
Bonus Tracks
3. Superfly (1973)
4. Mighty Mighty (Spade And Whitey) (Single Version)
Genre
R&B
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Curtis Mayfield
Title
Curtis/Live!
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
03-06-2015
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Release Date
03-16-2015
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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