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Weather Report’s “Sweetnighter” Gets Limited-Edition Vinyl Release

Weather Report: Sweetnighter (Vinyl Reissue)Weather Report’s 1973 album, Sweetnighter, has been released in a 180-gram vinyl audiophile limited edition.

The record, the legendary jazz fusion group’s fourth, features two bassists — founding bassist Miroslav Vitous (who handles both acoustic and electric bass here, on what would be his last album as the group’s principal bassist) and multi-instrumentalist Andrew White on electric bass.

The vinyl release, from Friday Music, was pressed at R.T.I., and retains the original album art and gatefold cover.

If you’ve never heard the record, or just want to revisit it, check out the opening track, “Boogie Woogie Waltz”:

You can find the limited edition version of Sweetnighter on Amazon.

Sweetnighter Track List:

  1. Boogie Woogie Waltz
  2. Manolete
  3. Adios
  4. 125th Street Congress
  5. Will
  6. Non-Stop Home