HERBIE HANCOCK & CARLOS SANTANA 'LIVE UNDER THE SKY '81' 2 CD Set (25th September 2020)
RELEASED 25th September 2020
Herbie Hancock and Carlos Santana, live from Den-en Coliseum, Tokyo 26th July 1981
Live Under the Sky was an annual multi-day summer jazz festival held in Tokyo's 10,000-capacity Denen Hall, featuring the cream of local and international talent. The climax of 1981 s festival, broadcast by NHK radio was a jointly headlined set by Herbie Hancock and Carlos Santana, together with a band including Wynton Marsalis, Ron Carter and Tony Williams. A joyous blend of jazz and Latin-tinged funk, it s presented in full here, together with background notes and images.
Disc 1 1 Watermelon Man > Evil Ways > Watermelon Man 2 Round Midnight 3 Parade 4 Unknown 5 A Quick Sketch 6 Love Theme From Spartacus
Disc 2 1 Unknown 2 Unknown 3 Europa 4 Saturday Night
Herbie Hancock: Grand Piano, Keyboards Carlos Santana: Electric Guitar Wynton Marsalis: Trumpet Ron Carter: Double Bass Tony Williams: Drums Armando Peraza: percussion Raoul Rekow: percussion