July 4, 2022

For somewhat over 10 years, there have been a collection of Miles Davis Bootleg Sequence releases. Most of them characteristic dwell materials from throughout the a long time. Now, Columbia has introduced the seventh installment, and it comes with a bunch of beforehand unreleased studio materials.

The brand new compilation is cut up into three elements and known as That’s What Occurred, and it covers 1982-1985. The primary disc consists of materials recorded throughout the periods for 1983’s Star Individuals and 1984’s Decoy. One other disc is Davis’ Montreal present from July 7, 1983. After which the opposite disc is made up solely of outtakes from 1985’s You’re Below Arrest.

You’re Below Arrest is a vital one, with Davis placing his spin on up to date pop music on a pair tracks. That’s the album the place he coated Michael Jackson’s “Human Nature,” however extra importantly it’s the one the place he coated Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time,” which in flip turned one thing of a jazz commonplace due to him. Throughout these periods, he additionally recorded Tina Turner’s “What’s Love Acquired To Do With It.” One way or the other, after almost 40 years, that also hadn’t been launched — till at this time. Test it out under.

Disc 1 (Star Individuals, Decoy Classes)
01 “Santana”
02 “Minor Ninths, Half 1”
03 “Minor Ninths, Half 2”
04 “Celestial Blues, Half 1”
05 “Celestial Blues, Half 2”
06 “Celestial Blues, Half 3”
07 “Remake Of OBX Ballad”
08 “Remake Of OBX Ballad Classes”
09 “Freaky Deaky, Half 1”
10 “Freaky Deaky, Half 2”

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Disc 2 (You’re Below Arrest Classes)
01 “Time After Time (Alternate)”
02 “Time After Time (Full Session)”
03 “Theme From Jack Johnson (Proper Off) / Intro”
04 “By no means Liked Like This (Studio Session Demo)”
05 “Hopscotch (Sluggish)”
06 “Hopscotch (Quick)”
07 “What’s Love Acquired To Do With It”
08 “Human Nature (Alternate)”
09 “Katia (Full Session)”

Disc 3 (Miles Davis Reside In Montreal July 7, 1983)
01 “Converse (That’s What Occurred)”
02 “Star Individuals”
03 “What It Is”
04 “It Will get Higher”
05 “Hopscotch”
06 “Star On Cicely”
07 “Jean-Pierre”
08 “Code 3”
09 “Creepin’ In”

That’s What Occurred 1982-1985: The Bootleg Sequence Vol. 7 is out 9/16 through Columbia/Legacy. Pre-order it right here.