Elektra/Musician Releases: March 1983

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Bill Laswell – Baselines

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Produced by Material
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

Down Beat Magazine: ★★★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Steps Ahead – Steps Ahead

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Produced by Steps Ahead
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #24

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Billboard, April 23, 1983, p. 62

Down Beat Magazine: ★★★½
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★★

David Amram and Friends – Latin-Jazz Celebration

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Produced by Joel Dorn
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide: ★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Various Artists – The Young Lions

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Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City, June 30, 1982
Produced by Michael Gibbs
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

New York Times review, May 22, 1983.

young lions

Billboard, June 11, 1983, p. 99


Billy Cobham’s Glass Menagerie – Smokin’

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Recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival, July 23, 1982
Produced by Billy Cobham
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #41

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Billboard, April 23, 1983, p. 62

Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide: ★★★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Mose Allison – Lessons in Living

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Recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival, July 21, 1982
Produced by Phillipe Rault
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

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Liner notes

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Billboard, April 23, 1983, p. 62

Down Beat Magazine: ★★★½
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★
Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide: ★★★★

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