Chris Murphy in New York City - December, 1982

from Miles To Go: The Lost Years: An Intimate Memoir of Life on the Road with Miles Davis, pages 213-214:

We wound up 1982 by playing a New Year's Eve show at The Felt Forum, which was the side room to Madison Square Garden. It's a standard, medium-sized modern venue, and holds about 4,000 seats.. Roberta Flack was on the bill as well… Things went like clockwork. Miles played first, and the crowd loved the music. There was a lot more blues than funk in the music that night, and Scofield was enjoying his home-town debut as a member of the band. It was strange, since John is primarily a jazz player while Miles tends to be more bluesy, but after John's arrival the blues became a bigger element …   more >>
cite as

Chris Murphy, Miles To Go: The Lost Years: An Intimate Memoir of Life on the Road with Miles Davis (New York City, 2002), p. 213-214. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1430750554084 accessed: 8 August, 2022

location of experience: New York City

Listeners

Chris Murphy
music technician, personal assisstant, road manager, Guitarist […]
1940's-

Listening to

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jazz (, performance of)
written by Miles Davis, Richard Rodgers
performed by John Scofield

Experience Information

Date/Time December, 1982
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Mon, 04 May 2015 15:42:34 +0100
Approved on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:34:05 +0100