Remember Shakti (album)

Remember Shakti is a live album by the world fusion band Remember Shakti released 1999 on the Verve label. The reformed group features original members John McLaughlin (guitar), Zakir Hussain (tabla), Vikku Vinayakram (ghatam) and is joined by Hariprasad Chaurasia on the bansuri (Indian flute).[1] The album reached number 14 in the Billboard Top Jazz albums chart.[4]

Remember Shakti
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Live album by
Released13 April 1999
Recorded1997
GenreWorld
Length132:28
LabelVerve
ProducerJohn McLaughlin, Jean-Philippe Allard, Daniel Richard
Remember Shakti chronology
Natural Elements
(1977)
Remember Shakti
(1999)
Remember Shakti – The Believer
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
All About Jazz(favorable)[2]
JazzTimes(favorable)[3]

Track listingEdit

Disc oneEdit

  1. "Chandrakauns"(Hariprasad Chaurasia) – 33:35
  2. "The Wish"(John McLaughlin) – 18:40
  3. "Lotus Feet"(John McLaughlin) – 7:33

Disc twoEdit

  1. "Mukti"(Hariprasad Chaurasia) – 63:30
  2. "Zakir"(John McLaughlin) – 9:10

PersonnelEdit

Other credits
  • Jean-Philippe Allard – executive producer
  • Jean Luc Barilla – design
  • Max Costa – mastering, mixing
  • Sven Hoffman – engineer, mixing assistant
  • Christian Pégand – production coordination
  • Daniel Richard – executive producer

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Phares, Heather. "Remember Shakti - John McLaughlin,Shakti | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 16 April 2014.
  2. ^ Kolosky, Walter (20 November 2002). "Remember Shakti: Remember Shakti". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 16 April 2014.
  3. ^ Woodard, Josef (June 1999). "Jazz Albums: Remember ShaktiShakti - By Josef Woodard — Jazz Articles". jazztimes.com. Retrieved 16 April 2014.
  4. ^ "Remember Shakti - John McLaughlin,Shakti | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 16 April 2014.