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Traffic - Welcome To The Canteen album


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Welcome to the Canteen is the first live album by English rock band Traffic. It was recorded live at Fairfield Halls, Croydon and the Oz Benefit Concert, London, July 1971 and released in September of that year. It was recorded during Dave Mason's third stint with the band, which lasted only six performances

Welcome to the Canteen is a music live recording by TRAFFIC (Eclectic Prog/Progressive Rock) released in 1971 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. But it& a Traffic& album, released with the names of the musicians in the cover and in the label of the old . The reason of this was that the band still needed one more album to fill their contract with . label United Artists Records.

Mixed at Island Studios, Basing Street, London. This is Traffic's fifth album, despite the packaging only listing the musicians' names due to contractual issues. Identifiers are the . 75" pressing ring and label typeface by The Bert-Co. Matrix, Runout (Side 1 runout, etched (Variant 1)): UAS 5550 A 8-16 RC LH STERLING.

Dave Mason - Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Vocals Steve Winwood - Organ, Guitar, Piano (Electric), Vocals Chris Wood - Organ, Flute, Piano (Electric), Saxophone Wind Rebop Kwaku Baah - Bongos, Conductor, Conga, Timbales Jim Capaldi - Percussion, Drums, Keyboards, Tambourine, Vocals Jim Gordon - Drums Rick Grech - Bass Brian Humphries - Engineer.

Following the success of John Barleycorn Must Die, Traffic planned a concert album for the fall of 1970, and it got as far as a test pressing before being canceled. A recording was necessary to satisfy the terms of British label Island records' licensing deal with American label United Artists, which had provided for five albums, of which four had been delivered. With Island starting to release its own albums in the .

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Listen free to Traffic – Welcome To The Canteen (Medicated Goo, Sad and Deep as You and more). Following the success of "John Barleycorn Must Die," Traffic planned a concert album for the fall of 1970, and it got as far as a test pressing before being canceled.

Tracklist

A1 Medicated Goo 3:34
A2 Sad And Deep As You 3:46
A3 40,000 Headmen 6:19
A4 Shouldn't Have Took More Than You Gave 5:36
B1 Dear Mr. Fantasy 10:55
B2 Gimme Some Lovin' 9:00

Companies, etc.

  • Licensed From – Island Records Ltd.
  • Manufactured By – United Artists Records
  • Pressed By – Research Craft
  • Published By – Coach House Music
  • Published By – Irving Music
  • Recorded At – Fairfield Hall
  • Mixed At – Island Studios
  • Lacquer Cut At – Sterling Sound
  • Designed At – Visualeyes

Credits

  • Bass – Rick Grech
  • Congas, Timbales, Bongos – "Reebop" Kwaku Baah*
  • Design, Photography By – Visualeyes
  • Drums – Jim Gordon
  • Engineer – Brian Humphries
  • Lacquer Cut By – LH*
  • Saxophone, Flute, Piano, Organ – Chris Wood
  • Vocals, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Dave Mason
  • Vocals, Organ, Electric Piano, Guitar – Steve Winwood
  • Vocals, Tambourine, Percussion – Jim Capaldi

Notes

Recorded live at Fairfield Hall, Croydon and the Oz Benefit Concert, London, July 1971.
Mixed at Island Studios, Basing Street, London.

This is Traffic's fifth album, despite the packaging only listing the musicians' names due to contractual issues.

This is a pressing from Research Craft in Los Angeles. Identifiers are the 2.875" pressing ring and label typeface by The Bert-Co. Enterprises.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout, etched (Variant 1)): UAS 5550 A 8-16 RC LH [stamped:] STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout, etched (Variant 1)): UAS 5550 B RC V LH [stamped:] STERLING
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9166 Traffic Welcome To The Canteen ‎(LP, Album) Island Records ILPS 9166 UK 1971
IMCD 39, 842 417-2 Traffic, Etc.* Welcome To The Canteen ‎(CD, Album) Island Records, Island Records IMCD 39, 842 417-2 France Unknown
314 586 847-2 Traffic Welcome To The Canteen ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, RP) Island Records 314 586 847-2 US Unknown
7 90924-1 Traffic Welcome To The Canteen ‎(LP, Album, RE) Island Records 7 90924-1 US 1988
ILPS 9166 Traffic Welcome To The Canteen ‎(LP, Album) Island Records ILPS 9166 Israel 1971



Traffic - Welcome To The Canteen album
Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Prog Rock
Performer: Traffic
Title: Welcome To The Canteen
Category: Rock
Country: UK
Released: 1971
Rating: 4.3/5
Votes: 140
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