Night of the Living Dregs

Night of the Living Dregs is an album by Dixie Dregs, released in 1979. The first half of the album was recorded in the studio, and the second half at the Montreux Jazz Festival on July 23, 1978.

Night of the Living Dregs
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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 1979
Recorded1978
GenreJazz fusion
Length35:10
LabelCapricorn Records
ProducerKen Scott
Dixie Dregs chronology
What If
(1978)
Night of the Living Dregs
(1979)
Dregs of the Earth
(1980)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars [1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[2]

The album received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Rock Instrumental Performance.[3]

Track listingEdit

  1. "Punk Sandwich" – 3:18
  2. "Country House Shuffle" – 4:13
  3. "The Riff Raff" – 3:17
  4. "Long Slow Distance" – 6:45
  5. "Night of the Living Dregs" – 4:21
  6. "The Bash" – 4:28
  7. "Leprechaun Promenade" – 3:46
  8. "Patchwork" – 4:53
  • All tracks composed by Steve Morse except "The Bash," by Morse/Morgenstein/Parrish/Sloan/West

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Night of the Living Dregs at AllMusic
  2. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 62. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.
  3. ^ "Grammy Award Nominees 1980 – Grammy Award Winners 1980". Awardsandshows.com. Retrieved 10 August 2019.