Steve Lacy Quintet:


Never trouble trouble 'til trouble troubles you.

You only trouble trouble and trouble others too.

("Troubles" - Irene Aebi's mother)

Recorded in 1979

Steve Lacy soprano saxophone Steve Potts alto, soprano saxophone Irene Aebi cello, violin, voice Kent Carter bass, cello Oliver Johnson drums

Ind. Title Composer / Author Dur.
1/ Troubles Steve Lacy / Traditional 6:34
2/ Wasted Steve Lacy / Steve Lacy 10:07
3/ The Whammies! Steve Lacy 2:58
4/ Blues Steve Lacy / Manyô-Shû 12:52
5/ No Baby Steve Lacy / Steve Lacy 6:07

Recorded at Barigozzi Studios, Milano (Italy), May 24 and 25, 1979. Engineer: Giancarlo Barigozzi.

Producer: Giovanni Bonandrini.

Cover painting: Brion Gysin. Cover art: Francesca Gregoricchio.