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Weather Report: The Legendary Live Tapes 1978-1981

It’s no great insight to suggest that Weather Report was primarily a studio band. The legendary fusion ensemble was too reliant on electronic instruments and innovative production techniques to quite come off on the stage, even as they attained arena-rock status during the Jaco Pastorius-Peter Erskine years. In fact, their 1979 live album, 8:30, was … Read More “Weather Report: The Legendary Live Tapes 1978-1981”

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