James Mason ‎– Rhythm Of Life

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Chiaroscuro Records ‎– CR 189, Chiaroscuro Records ‎– CR-189
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A1 Sweet Power Your Embrace 5:25
A2 Good Thing 3:13
A3 Free 3:42
A4 Mbewe
Piano – Philip Woo
2:29
A5 Funny Girl 4:20
B1 Slick City 3:02
B2 Rhythm Of Life
Drums – Dwayne Perdue
6:12
B3 Hey Hey Hey
Piano – Philip WooVocals – James Mason
1:57
B4 I've Got My Eyes On You
Drums – Dwayne Perdue
3:35
B5 Dreams 3:26

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Sleeve notes:
For making the music that has inspired and shaped my musical values over the years, SPECIAL THANKS to The Crusaders, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Joseph Zawinul, Stevie Wonder, The Pointer Sisters and Stanley Clarke. And for the learning experience working as a member of his band afforded me, THANK YOU to Roy Ayers.

Scorpio reissue.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): CR 189 A S 87601
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): CR 189 A S 87602

Other Versions (5 of 13) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CR 189, CR-189 James Mason Rhythm Of Life(LP, Album) Chiaroscuro Records, Chiaroscuro Records CR 189, CR-189 US 1977 Sell This Version
SHOUT-245D, CRDJ-1892 James Mason Rhythm Of Life(CD, Album, RE, Car + 7", Single, Promo + Ltd) SHOUT! Productions, Chiaroscuro Records SHOUT-245D, CRDJ-1892 Japan 2012 Sell This Version
ETH 189 James Mason Rhythm Of Life (LP, Album, RE) 8th Records ETH 189 US 2017 Sell This Version
CR-189, CRDJ-1891, SHOUT-246, SHOUT-246-7 James Mason Rhythm Of Life(LP, Album + 7", Promo + Ltd, RE) Chiaroscuro Records, Chiaroscuro Records, SHOUT! Productions, SHOUT! Productions CR-189, CRDJ-1891, SHOUT-246, SHOUT-246-7 Japan 2012 Sell This Version
CRCD3121 James Mason Rhythm Of Life(CD, Album) Clinck Records CRCD3121 Japan Unknown Sell This Version

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Huxepa_Ce6e

Huxepa_Ce6e

January 18, 2020
Anyone unfortunate enough to have purchased this pressing should get their money back + compensation for the trouble. This is offensive.
AlbertHofstein

AlbertHofstein

April 12, 2019
edited about 1 year ago

Juuuuust the worst, best to be avoided. Got an incredible sounding Japanese CD instead ... what a mind blowing different listening experience.
marcie.dillinger

marcie.dillinger

September 23, 2018
Bootleg or not - it sounds mono and much worse than any (bad) youtube rip.
As already mentioned: Disappointing.
funk-meister

funk-meister

April 7, 2018
Yep - got this new reissue from a reputable dealer. Reissue claiming Chiaroscuro Records CR 189 on cover, labels and vinyl etching. Nice heavy vinyl, nice labels and authentic looking packaging, but sound is virtually MONO so does not sound impressive at all compared to stereo versions on promos for recent release on you tube that are clearly in stereo and sound a lot better. Disappointing.
F3rdy

F3rdy

March 13, 2018
Do yourself a favor and save up some money for the older Sure shot reissue from 93. The sound difference is very much notable, if you ask me.
SupaSnaps

SupaSnaps

November 8, 2016
Better keep your hands away from that copy! I just compared this (bootleg) reissue with the proper Sureshot reissue and the Sureshot sounds way much better!!! Really big sound difference!
boyroche

boyroche

July 11, 2014
Any ideas if this is a bootleg or an official reissue??