Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

After Miles comes Tony's Lifetime

Richard Williams, Melody Maker, 17 January 1970

THE IMPORTANCE of the use of rock rhythms by the Miles Davis Quintet is only now beginning to be realised. Like everything Miles does, it takes a while for the effect to sink in; but once it does, everybody's on to it.

Total word count of piece: 769