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Mind Transplant is the third album by American jazz drummer Alphonse Mouzon recorded in 1974 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Mind Transplant
Mind Transplant.jpg
Studio album by
Released1975
RecordedDecember 4, 5, 6, 9 & 10, 1974
GenreJazz fusion, jazz-funk
Length33:03
LabelBlue Note
ProducerSkip Drinkwater
Alphonse Mouzon chronology
Funky Snakefoot
(1973)
Mind Transplant
(1975)
The Man Incognito
(1976)

Contents

ReceptionEdit

The AllMusic review by Robert Taylor awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Raw and powerful, the music herein is what made fusion such a viable musical style... Easily one of the best fusion recordings of all time".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic     [2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide     [3]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Alphonse Mouzon
  1. "Mind Transplant" - 4:05
  2. "Snow Bound" - 3:05
  3. "Carbon Dioxide" - 4:38
  4. "Ascorbic Acid" - 3:26
  5. "Happiness Is Loving You" - 4:09
  6. "Some of the Things People Do" - 3:40
  7. "Golden Rainbows" - 6:56
  8. "Nitroglycerin" - 3:04
  • Recorded at Wally Heider Sound Studio III in Los Angeles, California on December 4 (tracks 2, 5 & 7), December 5 (track 6), December 6 (tracks 3 & 8) and December 9 & 10 (tracks 1 & 3), 1974

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed January 12, 2011
  2. ^ a b Taylor, R. AllMusic Review accessed January 12, 2011
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 149. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.