Offramp is the Grammy Award winning third album by Pat Metheny Group, released in 1982. The album won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Fusion Performance in 1983.
Offramp is the first studio recording on which Metheny used a guitar synthesizer (a Roland GR-300) controlled with a Roland G-303 guitar synthesiser controller.
Contents[edit | edit source]
- 1 Track listing
- 2 Personnel
- 3 Charts
- 4 Awards
- 5 References
Track listing[edit | edit source]
All music composed by Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays, except where noted.
|1.||"Barcarole" (Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays, and Nana Vasconcelos)||3:17|
|2.||"Are You Going With Me?"||8:47|
|1.||"Eighteen" (Metheny, Mays, and Vasconcelos)||5:08|
|4.||"The Bat Part II"||3:50|
Personnel[edit | edit source]
- Pat Metheny - electric and acoustic guitar, Roland guitar synthesizer, Synclavier
- Lyle Mays - piano, synthesizers, autoharp, electric organ, Synclavier
- Steve Rodby - acoustic and electric bass
- Dan Gottlieb - drums
- Nana Vasconcelos - percussion, voice, berimbau
Charts[edit | edit source]
According to Billboard, Offramp reached #1 on the Jazz Album chart and #50 on the Pop Album chart.
Awards[edit | edit source]
|1983||Pat Metheny Group||Grammy Award for Best Jazz Fusion Performance|