Yellow Fever (album)

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Yellow Fever
YellowFever Hot Tuna.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedNovember 1975
RecordedJune - August 1975 at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco
GenreBlues rock, hard rock
LabelGrunt
ProducerHot Tuna
Mallory Earl
Hot Tuna chronology
America's Choice
(1975)
Yellow Fever
(1975)
Hoppkorv
(1976)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
Christgau's Record GuideB–[2]
Rolling Stone(not rated)[3]

Yellow Fever is the sixth album by the American blues rock band Hot Tuna, recorded and released in 1975 as Grunt BFL1-1238. The album was also released in Quadraphonic as Grunt BFD1-1238. The album rose to #97 on the Billboard charts.

Track listing[edit]

Side A
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Baby What You Want Me to Do"Jimmy Reed6:42
2."Hot Jelly Roll Blues"George Carter4:21
3."Free Rein"Jorma Kaukonen, Paul Ziegler4:14
4."Sunrise Dance with the Devil"Kaukonen4:28
Side B
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Song for the Fire Maiden"Kaukonen, Greg Douglass4:16
2."Bar Room Crystal Ball"Kaukonen6:52
3."Half/Time Saturation"Kaukonen, Jack Casady, Bob Steeler4:45
4."Surphase Tension"Kaukonen3:58

Personnel[edit]

Additional Personnel[edit]

  • Nick Buck – synthesizer on "Bar Room Crystal Ball"
  • John Sherman – 2nd guitar on "Baby What You Want Me to Do"

Production[edit]

  • Hot Tuna – producer
  • Mallory Earl – producer, engineer
  • Pat Ieraci (Maurice) – production coordinator
  • Steve Malcolm – assistant engineer
  • Michael Casady – equipment
  • Bill Thompson – manager
  • Acy Lehman – art direction
  • Gribbitt – design
  • Mick Haggerty – illustration
  • Recorded and Mixed at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco
  • Mastered by Rick Collins, Kendun Recorders, Burbank

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William (2011). "Yellow Fever - Hot Tuna | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 17 August 2011.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: H". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved February 26, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.
  3. ^ Altman, Billy (2011). "Hot Tuna: Yellow Fever : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". web.archive.org. Archived from the original on 2009-02-07. Retrieved 17 August 2011.