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Saturday Night Special

BBE

Format: gatefold 2xLP
Cat: BBE 414ALP
Released: 13 Nov 17
Genre: Funk
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Tracklist
Side 1
1. "Saturday Night Special" (7:05)
2. "Joy Road" (4:59)
Side 2
1. "Belle Isle Daze" (7:28)
2. "Creative Musicians" (2:40)
3. "Saturday Night Special" (alternate take) (6:54)
Side 3
1. "Cheeba" (9:56)
2. "Allen Barnes" (2:46)
3. "On Your Mind" (3:57)
Side 4
1. "Help Me Get Away" (3:51)
2. "Saturday Night Special" (Lost alternative mix) (3:20)
3. "Belle Isle Daze" (Lost alternative mix) (4:11)
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Review

One of the most remarkable things about Saturday Night Special, the 1975 debut album by the Lyman Woodard Organisation, is how two musicians - accompanied by various sessions drummers - could make such a rich and layered set. It still impresses that Lyman Woodard and Ron English could create so many superbly evocative and cinematic jazz-fusion workouts almost on their own. The set has long been regarded as one of the best musical commentaries on a particularly low period in Detroit's post-industrial history, and many of the tracks are suitably poignant - even those clearly aimed at the dancefloor. Critically, this reissue deals with one of the major issues with original copies - their poor pressing - by stretching the same tracks over two slabs of wax, rather than one.

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