THE CRUSADERS - LIVE AT MONTREUX – 2003
This DVD focuses on the Crusaders perfromance at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 2003, one of a number of visits the band have made to Montreux over the years. Founder members Je Sample and Wilton Felder were joined in the line-up by long standing friend and collaborator Ray Parker Jr. on guitar and featured a special guest appearance by the inimitable Randy Crawford on vocals. They delivered a set that spanned their career from early days up to their latest album capped by a stunning rendition of their classic "Street Life".
With: Joe Sample, keyboards; Stephan Baxter, trombone; Wilton Felder, sax; Ray Parker Jr., guitar; Kendrick Scott, drums; Freddie Washington, bass; Randy Crawford, vocal.
1. Spiral 2. Viva De Funk 3. Creepin' 4. Way Back Home 5. Carnival Of The Night 6. Put It Where You Want It 7. The Thrill Is Gone feat. Randy Crawford 8. Soul Shadows feat. Randy Crawford 9. Street Life feat. Randy Crawford 10. Imagine feat. Randy Crawford 11. Rural Renewal 12. Ghostbusters
BONUS TRACKS – 1976
With: Wilton Felder, sax; Garnett Brown, trombone; Joe Sample, keyboards; Larry Carlton, guitar; Robert Powell, bass; Nesbert Hooper, drums.
1. Soul Caravan 2. A Ballad For Joe (Louis) 3. Spiral 4. Hard Times
Release date: September 29th, 2008 Ref.: EREDV 713 DVD Running time: 121 mins approx. PAL region 0 16:9 Screen format PCM stereo, DTS Digital Surround Sound, Dolby Surround 5.1