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Live in Japan album for sale by Chicago was released May 29, 2012 on the Warner Bros. label. This double-length set, not the "legendary" four-LP Carnegie Hall concert, is the one to get to hear what Chicago sounded like in their classic early period. Live in Japan CD music In contrast to the Carnegie Hall show, where the band emphasized its precision to the point of deadening any excitement that might have been generated, here Chicago sounds upbeat and lively, bent on giving a good, exciting show and not on capturing a perfect performance. There are moments, as on the crescendo of "Dialogue," where the spirit outstrips the cleanness of the performance, but the group is so tight and forceful that one lets them slide by; at other times, as on "Beginnings," they're so smooth and lithe in their extension of the piece that one just wants to bask in it; and then they switch gears to the rougher, harder "Mississippi Delta City Blues," and make that work too. Live in Japan CD music contains a single disc. ...See Full Description
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||A High wire act|
Live in Japan album for sale This hard to find recording seems to have more energy than the Live at Carnegie Hall recording. The Carnegie hall recording has less mistakes, and a little more polish, but Live in Japan 1972 has the fire that made Chicago famous as a live act. Live in Japan CD music This album should be required listening to those who think a concert is prerecorded music with dancers. This album is a high wire act, with the risk of falling very real, but has the thrills that go with that risk.
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Live in Japan songs Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||8724725|
|Release Date||May 29, 2012|
|Additional Info||Japan; Limited Edition; Super-High Material||