GINGER BAKER

 

Albums recorded by Ginger Baker, including release dates and UK & US
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GINGER BAKER'S AIR FORCE


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TITLE

RELEASED

1

Ginger Baker's Air Force [live]

02/70

2

Airforce II

09/70

3

Live In Offenbach Germany 1970

08/10



GINGER BAKER


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Fela Ransome-Kuti & Afrika '70 With Ginger Baker Live!

--/72

2

Stravarious

--/72

3

The Album [live, compilation]

05/91

4

No Material (with Sonny Sharrock & Peter Brotzmann)

10/91

5

Unseen Rain (with Jens Johansson & Jonas Hellborg)

09/92

6

Do What You Like [compilation]

08/98

7

Live In London 2009

02/11



GINGER BAKER'S ENERGY


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Ginger Baker's Energy

06/92

2

Live In Milan, Italy 1980

06/10



GINGER BAKER & FRIENDS


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TITLE

RELEASED

1

Eleven Sides Of Baker

01/77



GINGER BAKER'S NUTTERS


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Ginger Baker Live

--/81

2

In Concert

--/87

3

Live In Milan Italy 1981

05/11



BAKER & BAND


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

From Humble Oranges

06/83



GINGER BAKER & MATERIAL


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Horses And Trees

--/86

2

Middle Passage

--/90

3

Live In Japan

--/93



GINGER BAKER & AFRICAN FORCE


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

African Force

--/87

2

Palanquin's Pole

--/88



BBM


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Around The Next Dream

06/94



GINGER BAKER TRIO


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Going Back Home

12/94

2

Falling Off The Roof

10/96



GINGER BAKER & DJQ20
(DENVER JAZZ QUARTET TO OCTET)


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Coward Of The County

04/99



GINGER BAKER & SALT


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Live In Munich Germany 1972

08/10



GINGER BAKER & AFRICAN FRIENDS


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Live In Berlin 1978

09/10



GINGER BAKER'S NO MATERIAL


No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Live In Munich, Germany 1987

09/10



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1) GINGER BAKER'S AIR FORCE

 
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LP One
Da Da Man
Early In The Morning

Don't Care
Toad

LP Two
Aiko Biaye
Man Of Constant Sorrow

Do What You Like
Doin' It






Ginger Baker
Graham Bond
Rick Grech
Jeanette Jacobs
Remi Kabaka
Denny Laine
Harold McNair
Phil Seaman
Steve Winwood
Chris Wood

Producer:

Drums
Keyboards, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Bass, Violin
Vocals
Drums
Guitar, Vocals
Tenor Saxophone, Flute
Percussion
Vocals, Organ
Tenor Saxophone, Flute

Jimmy Miller

 

Recorded live at The Royal Albert Hall, London, England on 15 January 1970

2) AIRFORCE II

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7.

Let Me Ride
Sweet Wine
Do U No Hu Yor Phrenz R?
We Free Kings

I Don't Want To Go On Without You
Toady
12 Gates Of The City


Neemoi "Speedy" Acquaye
Alika Ashman
Ginger Baker
Bud Beadle
Graham Bond
Ken Craddock
Rocki Dzidzornu
Colin Gibson
Rick Grech
Steve Gregory
Catherine James
Denny Laine
Harold McNair
Diane Stewart

Producer:

African Drums

Vocals
Vocals, Drums
Alto, Baritone & Soprano Saxophone
Alto Saxophone, Organ, Piano
Piano, Organ, Guitar, Vocals
Percussion
Bass
Bass
Tenor Saxophone, Flute
Vocals
Guitar, Vocals
Saxophone, Flute
Vocals

Ginger Baker, Graham Bond,
Rick Grech, Denny Laine

3) LIVE IN OFFENBACH GERMANY 1970

 
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CD One
I Got The Answer
Free Kings
Dont Care
Early In The Morning
Sunshine Of Your Love
Toady
Let Me Ride

CD Two
12 Gates In The City
What A Day
Aiko Biae
Do What You Like






Speedy Acquaye
Aliki Ashman
Ginger Baker
Bud Beadle
Graham Bond
Ken Craddock
Colin Gibson
Steve Gregory
Diane Stewart

Producer:

Congas
Vocals
Drums
Saxophone
Vocals, Organ, Saxophone
Vocals, Organ, Guitar
Bass
Tenor Saxophone, Flute
Vocals

 

Recorded live at The Stadthalle, Offenbach, Germany in 1970

1) FELA RANSOME-KUTI & THE AFRIKA '70 WITH GINGER BAKER LIVE!

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2.

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4.

Let's Start
Black Man's Cry

Ye Ye De Smell
Egbe Mi O






Tony Abayomi
Tony Allen
Lekan Animashaun
Peter Animashaun
Ginger Baker
Igo Chiko
Maurice Ekpo
Eddie Faychum
Friday Jumbo
Henry Koffi
Akwesi Korranting
Isaac Olaleye
Fela Ransome-Kuti
Tunde Williams

Producer:

Sticks
Drums
Baritone Saxophone
Guitar
Drums
Tenor Saxophone
Bass
2nd Trumpet
2nd Conga
1st Conga
3rd Conga
Shekere
Vocals, Saxophone
1st Trumpet

Jeff Jarratt

2) STRATAVARIOUS

1.
2.

3.
4.
5.
6.

Ariwo
Tiwa (It's Our Own)

Something Nice
Ju Ju
Blood Brothers 69
Coda


Ginger Baker
Alhaji Jk Brimar
Sandra Danielle
Bobby Gass


Fela Ransome-Kuti


Guy Warren

Producer:

Drums, Percussion (Tracks 3,4)
Percussion (Tracks 1,2)
Vocals (Tracks 1)
Bass (Tracks 1-4),
Guitar (Tracks 3,4),
Vocals (Tracks 3,4)
Vocals (Tracks 1,2),
Organ (Tracks 1,2),
Piano (Tracks 3,4)
Drums (Track 5)

Ginger Baker

3) THE ALBUM

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4.
5.

Sunshine Of Your Love [with Cream]
Drum Battle [with Art Blakey]
Black Audience [Ginger Baker Band]
Nice Jam [with Jack Bruce/Courtney Pine/Birelli Lagrene]
Brain Damage [with African Force]






Ampofo Acquah
Ginger Baker
Ansoumana Bangoura
Art Blakey
Jack Bruce
Eric Clapton
JC Commodore
Ludwig Götz
Jan Kazda

Dr X Labare
Bireli Lagrene
Francis Mensah
John Mizzarolli
Courtney Pine
Marco Rikeri
Wolfgang Schmidtke


Producer:

Vocals, Percussion (Track 5)
Drums
Vocals, Percussion (Track 5)
Drums (Track 2)
Bass (Tracks 1,4)
Guitar (Track 1)
Vocals, Percussion (Track 5)
Trombone (Track 5)
Bass, Guitar & Keyboards
(all track 5)
Guitar (Track 3)
Guitar (Track 4)
Percussion (Track 5)
Guitar (Track 3)
Tenor Saxophone (Track 4)
Bass (Track 3)
Baritone, Soprano & Tenor Saxophone (all track 5)

 

Compilation of previously unreleased live tracks,
Track 1: recorded at The Royal Albert Hall, London, England on 26 November 1968
Track 2: recorded at The Olympic Games, Munich, Bavaria, West Germany on 18 August 1972
Track 3: recorded in Vienna, Austria on 5 December 1982
Track 4: recorded at The Nice Jazz Festival, Nice, France on 10 July 1986
Track 5: recorded in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany in 1987

4) NO MATERIAL

1.
2.
3.
4.

Dishy Billy
Skin The Pizzle
Oil Of Tongue
One In The Bush Is Worth Two In The Hand






Ginger Baker
Peter Brötzmann
Jan Kazda
Sonny Sharrock
Nicky Skopelitis

Producer:

Drums
Saxophone
Bass
Guitar
Guitar

 

Recorded live at Mühle Hunziken, Rubigen, Switzerland on 28 March 1987

5) UNSEEN RAIN

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2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.

Rain And The Rhinoceros
Worlds Within Worlds
Open Secret
The Great Festival Of Destruction
The Time Of No Room
The Sign
Mirror Of Steel
To Each His Darkness






Ginger Baker
Jonas Hellborg
Jens Johansson

Producer:

Drums
Bass
Piano

Jonas Hellborg

6) DO WHAT YOU LIKE

 
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2.
3.
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6.
7.
8.

CD One
Da Da Man
Early In The Morning
Don't Care
Toad
Aiko Biaye
Man Of Constant Sorrow
Do What You Like
Doin' It






 
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.
11.
12.
13.
14.
15.

CD Two
Man Of Constant Sorrow
Let Me Ride
Sweet Wine
Do U No Hu Yor Phrenz R?
We Free Kings
I Don't Want To Go On Without You
Toady
12 Gates Of The City
Sunshine Of Your Love
Ariwo
Tiwa (It's Our Own)
Something Nice
Ju Ju
Blood Brothers 69
Coda

 

Contains 3 LPs on 2 CDs: Ginger Baker's Air Force, Ginger Baker's Air Force 2 & Stratavarious

6) LIVE IN LONDON 2009

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9.
10.

Introduction
Alamout See All
Ants In the Kitchen
Bemsha Swing
Rabbit Run
Footprints
Sweet Wine
Iko Beiya
Band Jam
Outro








Producer:



 

Recorded live at The Jazz Cafe, London, England on 4 November 2009

1) GINGER BAKER'S ENERGY

1.
2.
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4.
5.
6.
7.
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10.
11.

Just Like You
Lost Your Love My Love
Don't Be So Serious
Countain On You
Help Yourself
Natural Thing
Wasting Time
Menopause
Feel So Blue
Motown
Natural Thing






Ginger Baker
Mike Davis
John Mizarolli
Henry Thomas

Producer:

Drums
Guitar, Vocals
Guitar
Bass

2) LIVE IN MILAN, ITALY 1980

 
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9.

 
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11.

CD One
Just Like You
Lost Your Love My Love
Don't Be So Serious
Countin' On You
Help Yourself
Natural Thing
Living In The Men's World
Ain't Nobody Gonna Bring Me Down
Wasting Time

CD Two
No Magic Love
That's Alright, Mama






Ginger Baker
Whitey Davis
David Lennox
John Mizarolli
Henry Thomas

Producer:

Drums
Guitar, Vocals
Keyboards
Guitar, Vocals
Bass

 

Recorded live in Milan, Italy on 28 March 1980

1) ELEVEN SIDES OF BAKER

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6.

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9.
10.
11.

Ginger Man
Candlestick Taker
High Life
Don Dorango
Little Bird
N'Kon Kini N'Kon N'Kon

Howlin' Wolf
Ice Cream Dragon
The Winner
Pampero
Don't Stop The Carneval


Louise Arthurworrey
Ginger Baker
Mike Deacon
Herbie Flowers
Olu George
Rick Grech
Eunice A Green
Ian Hamer
Kuma Harada
DeLisle Harper
Eddie Mordue
Kofi Osapanin
Alan Skidmore
Walter "Big Red" Smith
Chris Spedding
Snips
Stan Sulzmann
Derek Wadsworth

Producer:

Vocals
Drums, Percussion
Keyboards
Bass
Percussion
Bass
Vocals
Trumpet
Bass
Bass
Saxophone
Percussion
Saxophone
Trombone
Guitar
Vocals
Saxophone
Trombone

Ginger Baker

1) GINGER BAKER LIVE

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2.
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4.

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6.
7.
8.

Perfect Nation
Chemical Babies
Where Are You
Just One For Me

Everything I Say
Lost In Space
Wheelchair Dance Festival
Wiesen Blues


Ginger Baker
Keith Hale
Billy Jenkins
Rikki Legair
Ian Trimmer

Producer:

Drums, Percussion
Keyboards, Vocals
Guitar, Vocals
Bass, Vocals
Saxophone, Vocals

2) GINGER BAKER IN CONCERT

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2.
3.

4.
5.
6.

Chemical Blues
Perfect Nation
Everything I Say

Wheelchair Dance Festival
Lost In Space
Where Are You?


Ginger Baker
Keith Hale
Billy Jenkins
Rikki Legair
Ian Trimmer

Producer:

Drums, Percussion
Keyboards, Vocals
Guitar, Vocals
Bass, Vocals
Saxophone, Vocals

3) LIVE IN MILAN ITALY 1981

 
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8.

 
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14.
15.

CD One
Love Is A Killer, Love Is A Disease
Perfect Nation
In The Darkness
Chemical Babies
Where Are You
Just One For Me
I’m So Bad
What You’re Gonna Do About It

CD Two
Lost In Space
Everything I Say
Jam – Drums’ Solo
Waistin’ Time
Sunshine Of Your Love
Milano Blues, A Blues For Milano
Wheelchair Dance Festival






Ginger Baker
Keith Hale
Billy Jenkins
Rikki Legair
Ian Trimmer

Producer:

Drums, Vocals
Keyboards, Vocals
Guitar, Vocals
Bass, Vocals
Saxophone, Vocals

1) FROM HUMBLE ORANGES

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2.
3.
4.
5.

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7.
8.
9.
10.

The Eleventh Hour
Too Many Apples
It
Under The Sun
On The Road To Grandma's House

The Land Of Mordor
This Planet
Sore Head In The Morning Blues
Wasting Time
Lament


Ginger Baker
Doug Brockie
Chris Gent
Karl Hill

Producer:

Vocals, Drums, Percussion, Keyboards
Guitar, Vocals
Tenor Saxophone
Bass, Vocals

1) HORSES AND TREES

1.
2.
3.

4.
5.
6.

Interlock
Dust To Dust
Satou

Uncut
Mountain Time
Makuta

LP


CD




Ginger Baker
Aïyb Dieng


Bill Laswell
Robert Musso
Daniel Ponce

Shankar
Nicky Skopelitis
D ST
Foday Musa Suso


Nana Vasconcelos

Bernie Worrell

Producer:

Drums
Talking Drum (Tracks 1,3-6),
Chatan (Tracks 1-6),
Bells (Tracks 1,3,4,6)
Bass (Tracks 2,4)
Organ (Track 6)
Bells (Track 1,4,5),
Bata (Tracks 1,2,4)
Violin (Tracks 1,2,4)
Guitar (Tracks 1,2,4,6)
Turntables (Track 3)
Kalimba (Track 3),
Nyanyer (Tracks 3,6),
Dousongonni (Tracks 4,6)
Voice, Berimbau, Cuica & Shaker
(all Tracks 3,6)
Organ (Tracks 1,2,4)

Bill Laswell

2) MIDDLE PASSAGE

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2.
3.

4.
5.
6.

Mektoub
Under Black Skies
Time Be Time

Alamout
Basil
South To The Dust






Ginger Baker
Magette Fall
Aïyb Dieng
Mar Gueye
Bill Laswell
Nicky Skopelitis
Omar Faruk Tekbilek
Jah Wobble
Bernie Worrell

Producer:

Drums
Percussion
Percussion
Percussion
Bass
Guitar, Sitar, Banjo, Synthesiser
Ney, Zurna
Bass
Organ

Bill Laswell

3) LIVE IN JAPAN

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2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.

Invocation
Leaving Earth
Desert Star
Out Of The Dreamtime
Obsessed
Into The Seventh House
Dousongonni Song
The Receiver
The Creator Has A Master Plan
The Image Of The One


Ginger Baker
Aïyb Dieng

Bill Laswell
Nicky Skopelitis
Foday Musa Suso

Bernie Worrell

Producer:

Drums
Percussion, Talking Drum, Congas, Chatan, Bells
Bass
Guitar
Dousongonni, Kora, Percussion, Guitar, Vocals
Piano, Hammond, Synthesiser

Bill Laswell

 

Recorded live at The Shinjuku Pit Inn, Kyoto & Imabari on 2,5 & 7 August 1992

1) AFRICAN FORCE

1.
2.
3.

4.
5.

Brain Damage
Sokoto
Ansoumania

Adoa
African Force






Ampofo Acquah
Ginger Baker
Ansoumana Bangoura
JC Commodore
Ludwig Götz
Jan Kazda
Francis Mensah
Wolfgang Schmidtke

Producer:

Percussion, Voice
Drums
Percussion, Voice
Percussion, Voice
Trombone
Bass, Guitar, Keyboards
Percussion
Baritone & Soprano Saxophone

Jan Kazda

2) PALANQUIN'S POLE

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2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.

Go Do
Brain Damage
Ansumania
The Palanquin's Pole
Abyssinia
Ginger's Solo
Want Come? Go!






Ampofo Acquah
Ginger Baker
Ansoumana Bangoura
Thomas Akuru Dyani
(Francis) Kwaku A Mensah

Producer:

Percussion, Guitar, Vocals
Drums
Percussion
Percussion, Congas
Percussion, Vocals


Kwaku A Mensah

 

Recorded live by Radio Bremen at the Schauburg, Bremen, West Germany on 4 May 1987

1) AROUND THE NEXT DREAM

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3.
4.
5.

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7.
8.
9.
10.

Waiting In The Wings
City Of Gold
Where In The World
Can't Fool The Blues
High Cost Of Loving

Glory Days
Why Does Love (Have To Go Wrong?)
Naked Flame
I Wonder Why (Are You So Mean To Me?)
Wrong Side Of Town






Arran Ahmun
Ginger Baker

Jack Bruce

Tommy Eyre
Gary Moore
Maurice Murphy

Producer:

Drums (Track 3)
Drums (Tracks 1,2,4-10),
Percussion
Vocals, Bass, Cello,
Keyboards (Track 10)
Keyboards (Tracks 1-9)
Vocals, Guitar
Trumpet (Track 6)

Ian Taylor

1) GOING BACK HOME

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.

Rambler
I Lu Kron
Straight, No Chaser
Ramblin'
Ginger Blues
Ain Temouchant
When We Go
In The Moment
Spiritual
East Timor






Ginger Baker
Bill Frisell
Charlie Haden

Producer:

Drums, Vocals
Guitar
Acoustic Bass

Ginger Baker, Yves Beauvais

2) FALLING OFF THE ROOF

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3.
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6.
7.
8.
9.
10.
11.

Falling Off The Roof
Amarillo, Barbados
Bemsha Swing
Sunday At The Hillcrest
Au Privave
Our Spanish Love Song
CBC Mimps
Skeleton
Vino Vecchio
The Day The Sun Come Out
Taney County






Ginger Baker
Béla Fleck
Bill Frisell
Charlie Haden
Jerry Hahn

Producer:

Drums
Banjo (Tracks 2,5,11)
Guitar
Bass
Guitar (Track 4)

Malcolm Cecil, Ginger Baker

1) COWARD OF THE COUNTY

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2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.

Cyril Davies
Ginger Spice
Dangle The Carrot
Megan Showers
Jesus Loves Me
Coward Of The County
Daylight
Jesus, I Just Want To Go To Sleep






Todd Ayers
Ginger Baker
James Carter
Eric Gunnison
Fred Hess
Ron Miles
Artie Moore
Shamie Royston
Glenn Taylor

Producer:

Guitar
Drums
Bass Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone
Piano
Tenor Saxophone
Trumpet
Bass
Organ
Pedal Steel Guitar

Ginger Baker, Ron Miles

1) LIVE IN MUNICH GERMANY 1972

 
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7.

 
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10.

CD One
Track 01
Track 02
Track 03
Track 04
Track 05
Track 06
Track 07

CD Two
Track 01
Track 02
Track 03






Laolu Akins
Ginger Baker
Bud Beadle
Art Blakey
Steve Gregory
Berkley Jones
Tunde Koboje
Kehinde Lijadu
Taiwo Lijadu

Producer:

African Drums
Drums
Saxophone
Drums
Tenor Saxophone, Flute
Guitar
Bass
Vocals
Vocals

 

1) LIVE IN BERLIN 1978

1.
2.

Jam (Part I)
Jam (Part II)






Ayoola Abayomi
Shina Abiodun
Tony Allen
Lekan Animashaun
Nweke Atifoh
Ginger Baker
Leke Benson
Nwokoma Jkem
Alake Anikulapo Kuti
Emarua Gheru Anikulapo Kuti
Fehintola Anikulapo Kuti
Fela Kuti

Kewe Anikulapo Kuti
Runke Anikulapo Kuti
Tejumade Anikulapo Kuti

Producer:

Percussion
Congas
Drums
Bass Saxophone
Bass
Drums
Guitar
Timpani
Vocals
Vocals

Vocals
Alto & Tenor Saxophone,
Keyboards, Vocals
Vocals
Vocals
Vocals

 

1) LIVE IN MUNICH, GERMANY 1987

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2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.

Piece 1
Interview with Sonny Sharrock
Piece 2
Interview with Nicky Skopelitis
Piece 3
Piece 4
Piece 5






Ginger Baker
Peter Brötzmann
Jan Kazda
Sonny Sharrock
Nicky Skopelitis

Producer:

Drums
Clarinet, Saxophone
Bass
Guitar
Guitar