Weather Report was an influential jazz fusion band of the 1970s and 1980s, one of the bands that defined the genre. Their initial style was collectively improvised free jazz with a strong rhythmic pulse and Latin influences; moving into more funk-oriented rhythms. The sound also developed from an acoustic lineup to increasingly synthesised textures as keyboardist Joe Zawinul embraced successive generations of technology. The band was founded in 1970
- 1. Boogie Woogie Waltz (13:01)
- 2. Manolete (5:50)
- 3. Adios (2:56)
- 4. 125th Street Congress (12:12)
- 5. Will (6:13)
- 6. Non-Stop Home (4:50)
Weather Report: Sweetnighter 1973 total time 44'41 Joe Zawinul keyboards Wayne Shorter soprano & tenor saxes Miroslav Vitous bass Herschel Dwellingham drums Eric Gravatt (drums 2,4,6), Dom Um Romao (percussion) Muruga Booker (percussion 1, 2, 3) Andrew White (bass and English horn - 3) Herschel Dwellingham drums (1236) Original Release: CBS 65532 - Columbia KC 32210 Date Recorded: February 3-7, 1973 Their 3rd album. more funk/groove oriented. Couple of beautiful soundscapes: Adios with Zawinul's Read more on Last.fm.