Skip to content
  1. Sale on JBL / Rega / Audio-Technica + more shop gear specials

In A Silent Way (Colored Vinyl) Vinyl LP

ColumbiaSKU fr-4718

1969 pre-fusion recording, perfect mellow home listening
Write a review
| Ask a question
sale $37.95
TTL Rewards icon Earn up to 379 Reward Points with this purchase! Read more
  • Get more info on our FREE SHIPPING terms
  • 📦 Standard Shipping ships within 1-3 Business Days
  • 🌎 International Shipping Experts, Fully Tracked
  • ⇨ Need a gear recommendation or a customized package?
  • Contact our support team for all your questions!

    Contact support for recommendations or customization questions

    We answer requests Mon-Fri 10am-6pm EST

  • Lab Overview
  • 🔊Tracklist
  • Review & Q+A
  • Tagged

Lab Overview

Historically, In A Silent Way is known to be Miles Davis' first studio album that fully embraced electronics, so basically it's his first fusion record. Of course, this one paved the way for Bitches Brew, and we all know and love that one. Also, check the personnel: Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea and John McLaughlin! Excellent playing all around, but maybe not the virtuosic stuff you might be imagining. Nope, this one is definitely mellow, each side is a whole song. The songs meander and evolve, and thanks to the editing of Teo Macero they actually mimic sonata format, in which there is a musical statement that is declared, developed and then recapitulated (this is why the end of each side is the same as the beginning). This is a perfect record for a lazy afternoon or a relaxed evening at home, full of gorgeous laid back sounds. Recommended.

  • white colored vinyl
  • European import pressing
  • limited edition
  • featuring Miles Davis (t), Wayne Shorter (t. sax), Herbie Hancock (p), Chick Corea (p), Joe Zawinul (p), Dave Holland (b), Tony Williams (d)
  • music label: Columbia 2019
reviewed by Hi-res 05/2016
UPC: 194397971316

🔊Tracklist

Review & Q+A

Tagged

Labheads Also Viewed