Pieces of a Man (Gil Scott-Heron)

Pieces of a Man
ArtistaGil Scott-Heron
Tipo albumStudio
Pubblicazione1971
Durata47:56
Dischi1
Tracce11
GenereRhythm and blues[1]
Soul[1]
Soul jazz[1]
Jazz-funk[1]
spoken word[1]
EtichettaFlying Dutchman
ProduttoreBob Thiele
RegistrazioneRCA Studios, New York
19-20 aprile 1971
Formativinile, LP, album, CD, cassetta
Gil Scott-Heron - cronologia
Album successivo
(1972)
Singoli
  1. Home Is Where the Hatred Is
    Pubblicato: 1971

Pieces of a Man è il secondo album dell'artista statunitense Gil Scott-Heron, pubblicato nel 1971 dall'etichetta di jazz Flying Dutchman Records.

L'album ottiene i favori della critica.

Recensioni professionali
Recensione Giudizio
AllMusic 4.5/5 stelle[1]
Billboard 4/4 stelle[2]
The Guardian 5/5 stelle[3]
Melody Maker 4/5 stelle[4]
Sputnikmusic 3.5/5 stelle[5]
Uncut 4/5 stelle[6]
Virgin Encyclopedia 3/5 stelle[7]

TracceModifica

Lato 1

Testi di Gil Scott-Heron, Brian Jackson (tracce 5-6).

  1. The Revolution Will Not Be Televised – 2:59
  2. Save the Children – 4:55
  3. Lady Day and John Coltrane – 3:10
  4. Home Is Where the Hatred Is – 3:15
  5. When You Are Who You Are – 3:01
  6. I Think I'll Call It Morning – 3:45
Lato 2

Testi di Gil Scott-Heron, Brian Jackson.

  1. Pieces of a Man – 4:22
  2. A Sign of the Ages – 4:05
  3. Or Down You Fall – 3:08
  4. The Needle's Eye – 4:01
  5. The Prisoner – 8:39

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  1. ^ a b c d e f Azpiri, Jon. (EN) Review: Pieces of a Man. AllMusic. Retrieved on 2009-07-31.
  2. ^ Columnist. (EN) "Review: Pieces of Man". Billboard: 60. December 11, 1971.
  3. ^ Adam Sweeting. (EN) Review: Pieces of a Man. The Guardian. Retrieved on 2009-07-31.
  4. ^ Johnstone, Nick. (EN) "Review: Pieces of a Man". Melody Maker: 169. November 1999.
  5. ^ Butler, Nick (November 13, 2009). (EN) Gil Scott-Heron - Pieces of a Man (staff review) | Sputnikmusic. Sputnikmusic. Retrieved on 2011-06-12.
  6. ^ Staff (1998). (EN) Various Artists - Righteous Brother - Review - Uncut.co.uk. Uncut. Retrieved on 2011-06-12.
  7. ^ Larkin, Colin. (EN) "Review: Pieces of a Man Archiviato il 3 marzo 2016 in Internet Archive.". Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music: March 1, 2002.

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