Mandel, Harvey / Nightfire
Album:Nightfire Collection:Blues
Artist:Mandel, Harvey Added:Jan 2004
Label:Bridge Productions 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2004-01-26 Pull Date:2004-03-29 Charts:Blues

Recent Airplay
1.Feb 07, 2022:Good Day Sunshine (with Rick Stevens of T.O.P.) (rebroadcast from Jul 9, 2013)
Baby Batter
4.Apr 24, 2014:Sunshine . . . in the Afternoon
Spider Web
2.Jan 28, 2022:Sunshine . . . in the Afternoon (rebroadcast from Dec 3, 2013)
(11 a.m.) Small Town Talk
5.Mar 06, 2014:Sunshine ... on an RIP Afternoon (Big Boy George)
Touch of Green
3.Jul 29, 2021:Sunshine . . . in the Afternoon (with Grady ... (rebroadcast from Feb 16, 2012)
Spider Web
6.Feb 27, 2014:Sunshine ... in the Afternoon
Spider Web

Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2005-11-23 
Guitarist Harvey Mandel and lap steel Freddie Roulette
All songs feature Mandel's great guitar sound (Blues/fusion)
Guests Henry Kaiser, Roy Rodgers & Norton Buffalo on #11
Great sound on all tracks, maybe a bit too short, they are real good but don't seem to cut loose on the CD. Still great to hear Mandel. He plays around the Bay. He was recently at Ireland's 23 Club in Sf.
1:6:50 laid back guitar & lap steel, minimal harp & male vocal
2: 4:03 mellow guitar.lap steel and harp minimal male vocals
3: 4:27 laid back guitar & lap steel
***4: 4:44 Classic Mandel hit with Lap steel, mellow with congas
5: 6:01 searing guitar intro. mellow, male voc.
*6: 5:07 driving rhythm, male & fem voc , fast guitar , good harmonica
*7: 4:48 male & fem voc., pounding rhythm, goog guitar
*8: 4:52 laid back guitar & lap steel
***9: 5:08 slower laid back guitar & lap steel
***10: 5:01 mellow laid back guitar & lap steel, congas
***11: 6:25 party noise intro. Pounding rhythm, keyboard, great guitar, harp, more great guitar , band acknowledgements at end.
D Farrell 01/2004

Track Listing
1.Small Town Talk 6.Believe in Yourself
2.It's Getting Harder 7.Nightfire
3.Freeflow 8.Lost in Time
4.Baby Batter 9.Touch of Green
5.Bad Luck Situation 10.Spider Web
 11.Guest House