It's So Different Here CD (1997)

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Label Instinct
SKU 60056290
UPC 720841034728
UPC 14 00720841034728
Format CD
Release Date 2/11/1997
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Author Gota
Compilation Appearance Vol. 1-This Is Smooth Jazz
Compilation Appearance Vol. 3-Smooth Jazz Radio Hits
Compilation Appearance Smooth Operators Greaat Smooth Jazz
Compilation Appearance This Is Smooth Jazz
Technical Info
CatalogID EX 3472
Lable Name Instinct
Released 02/01/1997
Original Release 1997
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 52m : 39s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00720841034728
Musical Guests
Jim Mullen
Ian Kirkham
Andrew Levy
Bernie Worrell
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel includes: Gota Yashiki (keyboards, bass, drums, percussion, programming); Vivienne McKone (vocals); Kenji Jammer (guitar, bass); Jim Mullen (guitar); Ian Kirkham (saxophone, midi winds); Bernie Worrell (keyboards); Andrew Levy (bass).
Personnel: Gota (drums); Vivienne McKone (vocals, background vocals); Jim Mullen, Kenji Jammer (guitar); Ian Kirkham (saxophone, tenor saxophone, midi winds); Nigel Hitchcock (alto saxophone); Jacko Peake (tenor saxophone); Richard Barbieri, Bernie Worrell, Richard Cottle (keyboards); Gota Yashiki (drums, percussion, programming); Danny Cummings, Miles Bould (percussion); Max Hochrad (programming); Carol Thompson (background vocals).
Unknown Contributor Role: Ian Kirkham.
Even if the label on the disc hadn't offered reassurances that "this is acid jazz," composer/producer Gota Yashiki's It's So Different Here lets listeners know with raging electric guitar textures that add an alternative rock zip to '70s-flavored keyboard riffs, spacy effects, and bouncing grooves that even 3rd Force would have trouble keeping up with. Occasional tracks like "Sensual Wave" keep the disc just cool and romantic enough to achieve mainstream acceptance outside of the acid jazz world. On the other hand, reliance on bland vocals to find airplay possibilities in the smooth jazz world comes across as heavily contrived and fairly uninteresting. While Yashiki, providing all programming loops, leads the way, it's the performances by keyboardist Bernie Worrell and saxmen Ian Kirkham and Jacko Peake that make the positive differences referred to in the album title. ~ Jonathan Widran
Disc 1
1 All Alone
2 Changes
3 European Comfort
4 Play Fair
5 Chillin' Children
6 Live Wired Electro
7 Someday
8 Move
9 Sensual Wave
10 Give It A Try
11 Groove Ride
12 It's So Different Here

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