Steps ‎– Smokin’ in the Pit (1981)

Smokin’ in the Pit is a live double-album by American post-bop/jazz-rock supergroup Steps, recorded at Tokyo’s Pit Inn with guitarist Kazumi Watanabe and released in 1981 on Nippon Columbia.

A1. “Tee Bag” (13:49)
A2. “Lover Man” (8:31)
B1. “Fawlty Tenors” (10:05)
B2. “Song to Seth” (13:00)
C1. “Young and Fine” (16:00)
C2. “Soul Eyes” (12:14)
D1. “Not Ethiopia” (11:00)
D2. “Sara’s Touch” (14:00)

Mike Mainieri — vibraphone, producer
Michael Brecker — tenor saxophone
Don Grolnick — piano
Eddie Gómez — acoustic bass
Steve Gadd — drums

渡辺香津美 〈Kazumi Watanabe〉 — guitar, guest

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