Bibliography codes used in the album pages.

DB70 –, “Zawinul Quits Cannon to Co-Lead New Group,” Down Beat, Dec. 10, 1970, p. 11.
DB74b –, “Revised Forecast–Miroslav Leaves Weather Report,” Down Beat, Feb. 28, 1974.
ARP –, ARP 2600 advertisement, circa 1975-1976.
TP77 –, Weather Report 1977 U.K. Tour Program.
TP78 –, Weather Report 1978 U.K. Tour Program.
PPK –, Procession Press Kit, Columbia Records, 1983.
MDR –, Joe Zawinul Interview translated by Thomas Kober, MDR German Television, date of interview unknown, but broadcast in 2000.
TCA71a –, Weather Report The Columbia Albums 1971-1975 album credits, Sony Music, 2012.
KB77a Aiken, Jim, Heavy Weather Review, Keyboard, May 1977, p. 48.
DB81d Allen, Robert, “Jaco Pastorius’ Solo on Havona; A Bass Transcription,” Down Beat, August 1981, p. 60.
PRM76 Andrews, Colman, “Black Market, Wayne Shorter & Weather Report #6,” Phonograph Record Magazine, April 1976, pp. 50-51.
KB84 Armbruster, Greg, Joe Zawinul Interview, Keyboard, March 1984, pp. 44-59.
VB01 Bailey, Victor, Internet Chat Session moderated by Marco Peretti, Jun. 17, 2001.
MM80a Barber, Lynden, “Passage to Old Peaks,” Melody Maker, Nov. 11, 1980.
RS88 Bangs, Lester, Weather Report Review, Rolling Stone, No. 88.
CBBSa Belden, Bob, “Session-By-Session Analysis,” The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions, Sony Music Entertainment, Inc., 1998.
BP01a Bradman, E.E., “Evolution Of A Genius,” Bass Player, January 2002, pp. 46-53.
BP01c Bradman, E.E. and Scott Shiraki, “The Tone Heard Round The World,” Bass Player, January 2002, pp. 56-59.
NME78 Bell, Max, “Not So Hot,” New Musical Express, Oct. 21, 1978.
DB86b Beuttler, Bill, “Peter Erskine: Steppin’ Out,” Down Beat, December 1986, pp. 16-18, 69.
PE Bianchi, Curt, correspondence with Peter Erskine, October 2001.
PE13 Bianchi, Curt, correspondence with Peter Erskine, March 2013.
JS Bianchi, Curt, correspondence with John Sanna, April 2002.
DB79b Birnbaum, Larry, “Weather Report Answers Its Critics,” Down Beat, Feb. 8, 1979, pp. 14-16, 44-45.
RS282 Blumenthal, Bob, “The 8 Year Weather Report,” Rolling Stone, No. 282, Dec. 28, 1978-Jan. 11, 1979, pp. 60-68.
DB81a Bouchard, Fred, “Blindfold Test: Steve Swallow,” Down Beat, August 1981, p. 51.
JF91 Brodacki, Krystian, Joe Zawinul Interview, Jazz Forum, circa 1991.
IM81 Bruton, Hugo, “Weather Report: Hugo Bruton Forecasts Long Balmy Periods,” International Musician and Recording World, January 1981, pp. 51-53.
JB04 Buzby, Pat, “Miroslav Vitous’ Infinite Search for Universal Syncopations,” website, January 29, 2004.
EM86 Carlberg, Robert, “Joe Zawinul Interview,” Electronic Musician, May 1986, pp. 44-44-48, 69.
IM84 Carey, Joe, “Weather Report at the Park West,” International Musician & Recording World, June 1984, pp. 55-57.
NME76 Case, Brian, “This Man Is Watching Out For Custard Pies,” New Musicical Express, Aug. 7, 1976, pp. 20-21.
Rhodes78 CBS Inc., Rhodes advertisement, Down Beat, Sep. 7, 1978, p. 6.
DB79c Clark, Douglas, 8:30 Review, Down Beat, December 1979, pp. 43-44.
BE76 Clarke, Sebastian, “And now… the Weather,” Black Echoes, August 14, 1976, pp. 12-13.
Considine, J.D., Weather Report Review, Rolling Stone, Apr. 15, 1982.
MM77 Dallas, Karl[?], “Weather Report: Sunny,” Melody Maker, Oct. 15, 1977.
DB84 Diliberto, John, “Josef Zawinul: The Siren Song of Synths,” Down Beat, August 1984, pp. 16-19.
DB72c Feather, Leonard, “Blindfold Test: Elvin Jones,” Down Beat, Oct. 12, 1972, p. 33.
LAT75 Feather, Leonard, “Weather Report Thundering,” Los Angeles Times, May 7, 1975.
LAT86a Feather, Leonard, “Prepare For a Change in the Weather Report,” Los Angeles Times, Mar. 2, 1986, Calendar section, p. 57.
LAT86b Feather, Leonard, This Is This Review, Los Angeles Times, Jul. 27, 1986, Calendar section, p. 62.
LAT90 Feather, Leonard, “Keyboardist Joe Zawinul: From Weather Report to Rap,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 18, 1990, Calendar section, p. 66.
JT98 Ferguson, Jim, World Tour Review, JazzTimes, November 1998.
DB72b Giddens, Gary, I Sing The Body Electric Review, Down Beat, Oct. 26, 1972.
AAJ08 Gilbreath, Mikayla, “Alphonse Mouzon: From Charleston Heights to Bel Air,” All About Jazz, Oct. 1, 2008.
S80 Gill, John, “The Genius of Gray Haired Men,” Sounds, Nov. 29, 1980.
IASW Glasser, Brian, In A Silent Way, Sanctuary Publishing Limited, 2001.
DB72a Haerle, Dan, “Joe Zawinul’s ‘Eurydice’ Solo,” Down Beat, May 11, 1972.
BMJR78 Henderson, Bill, “Meteorology and Me; The Joe Zawinul Interview,” Black Music & Jazz Review, December 1978, pp. 8-9.
DFP83 Heron, W. Kim, “Band Basks In 13 Years Of Fair Weather For Fusion,” Detroit Free Press, Mar. 30, 1983, p. 9D.
SI01 Hirano, Taku, “Ndugu Chancler: Man of Many Faces,” Stick It, Vol. 11, Spring 2001.
DB74c Hohman, Marv, Moto Grosso Feio/Mysterious Traveller Review, Down Beat, Nov. 7, 1974.
LAT78 Hunt, Dennis, “Weather Report’s Cloudy Image,” Los Angeles Times, Nov. 19, 1978, Calendar section, p. 87-88, 90.
BAM83 Jackson, Blair, “Fusion Giants Weather Report,” BAM, Jun. 3, 1983, No. 157, p. 42-43.
BP01b Jisi, Chris, “In His Own Hand: An Early “Havona,” Bass Player, January 2002, pp. 54-55.
RR77 Johnson, Boni, “Weather Report: Heavy Weather,” record review, Record Review, Vol. 1, No. 4, July-August 1977, p. 38.
Jazz77 Johnson, Sy, “Zawinul From Birdland to ‘Birdland’,” Jazz, Vol. 2, No. 1, Fall 1977.
GQ88 Jordan, Pat, “Who Killed Jaco Pastorius?”, Gentlemans Quarterly, April 1988, pp. 268-273, 309-312.
AAJ03 Jung, Fred, “A Fireside Chat With Miroslav Vitous”, All About Jazz, Oct. 10, 2003, accessed December 29, 2012.
JT02 Kahn, Ashley, “Wayne Shorter: Face of the Deep,” JazzTimes, June 2002.
LAT91 Kohlhaase, Bill, “He Marches to Beat of His Own Drum, Guitar, Trumpet,” Los Angeles Times, Apr. 30, 1991.
BMM09 Kot, Jake, “Conversation With Miroslav Vitous,” Bass Musician Magazine website, August 1, 2009, retrieved December 28, 2012.
DB73b Klee, Joe H., Sweetnighter Review, Down Beat, Jul. 19, 1973.
MNT98 Korman, Nina, “In Good Hands,” Miami New Times, Oct. 15, 1998.
DB75c Kriss, Eric, Tale Spinnin’ Review, Down Beat, Sep. 11, 1975, p. 20.
DB85 Lange, Art, “Sting & Band: Blue Turtles and Blue Notes,” Down Beat, December 1985, pp. 16-18, 51-53.
LAU02 Leeds, Alan, Weather Report Live & Unreleased liner notes, June 2002.
DB79a Less, David, Mr. Gone Review, Down Beat, Jan. 11, 1979, p. 22.
DB81b Liska, A. James, “Peter Erskine: Weather Report’s Sunny Outlook,” Down Beat, August 1981, pp. 24-6, 68.
DB82a Liska, A. James, “On The Road With Weather Report,” Down Beat, October 1982, pp. 21-23, 66.
DB74a Logan, Tim, “Wayne Shorter, Double Take,” Down Beat, Jun. 20, 1974, pp. 16-17, 38.
KB77b Lyons, Len, “Josef Zawinul Keyboard Magician,” Keyboard, September 1977, pp. 26-28, 38, 40.
JF76 Macintosh, Adrian, “Wayne Shorter: Putting It In the Weather Report Rack,” Jazz Forum, No. 42, April 1976, p. 44-45.
NME80 MacKinnon, Angus, “The Body Electric Gets Rewired,” New Musical Express, Nov. 22, 1980, p. 43.
FP Mercer, Michelle, Footprints: the life and work of Wayne Shorter, Tarcher/Penguin, 2004.
MD03 Micallef, Ken, “Wayne Shorter: Speak No Evil–About Drummers,” Modern Drummer, September 2003, pp. 106-110.
GP84a Milkowski, Bill, “Jaco Pastorius, Bass Revolutionary,” Guitar Player, August 1984, pp. 58-68.
JT97 Milkowski, Bill, “A Few Rounds With Joe Zawinul,” JazzTimes, February 1997, pp. 46-50.
Jaco Milkowski, Bill, Jaco: The Extraordinary And Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius , “The World’s Greatest Bass Player”, Miller Freeman Books, 1995.
B00 Milkowski, Bill, “Victor Bailey,” Bassics, January/February 2000, pp. 24-34.
JTW02 Milkowski, Bill, “Joe Zawinul: Long-Distance Weather Report,” JazzTimes Web Site (, June 2002.
FT06 Miller, Hal, Forecast: Tomorrow liner notes, 2006, Sony BMG Music Entertainment.
DB71 Morgenstern, Dan, “Weather Report: Outlook Bright and Sunny,” Down Beat, May 27, 1971, pp. 14-15, 42.
BG81 Murphy, Ray, “Weather Report With the Hot Numbers,” Boston Globe, Jul. 15, 1981.
WOG02 Negrin, David, “A Joyful Noise; An Exclusive Interview with Chester Thompson,” World Of Genesis Web Site (, Feb. 10, 2002.
JR Nicholson, Stuart, Jazz-Rock: A History, Schirmer Books, 1998.
Craw76 Pareles, Jon, “Three Bass Hit,” Crawdaddy, July 1976, p. 72.
Mus80 Pareles, Jon, “Weather Report,” Musician Player & Listener, April-May 1980, pp. 18-20.
NME79 Penman, Ian, “Hard Rain Falling,” New Musical Express, Sep. 29, 1979, p. 46.
IFS01a Piretti, Marco, “An Interview To Alex Acuna,”, May 26, 2001.
IFS01b Piretti, Marco, “Interview To Victor Bailey,”, May 26, 2001.
IFS01c Piretti, Marco, “Interview To Alphonso Johnson,”, 2001.
MR77 Podolinsky, Gil, “Weather Report–An Interview with Joe Zawinul and Engineer Brian Risner,” Modern Recording, November 1977, pp. 32-37.
Inn04 Prasad, Anil, “Miroslav Vitous: Freeing the Muse,” Innerviews website, 2004, accessed December 28, 2012.
DB73a Protzman, Bob, “Caught In The Act: Weather Report,” Down Beat, May 24, 1973, p. 29.
DB75b Protzman, Bob, “Profile: Eric Gravatt,” Down Beat, Jul. 17, 1975, p. 32.
SPPP96 Protzman, Bob, “Stick It,” St. Paul Pioneer Press, Sep. 19, 1996, p. 10D.
RS73 Rensin, David, “Weather Report: Fair Weather Jazz Fans Leave Them Alone,” Rolling Stone, Sep. 27, 1973.
Mus79a Roswell, Clint, “Montreux ’79,” Musician Player & Listener, No. 21, Nov. 1979, pp. 32-33, 80.
BG80 Santosuosso, Ernie, “A Joyful, Hot Blast of Music,” Boston Globe, Jan. 26, 1980.
SMH00 Shand, John, “Joe Zawinul, Jazz Legend,” The Syndey Morning Herald, Oct. 23, 2000.
Mus79b Shore, Michael, 8:30 Review, Musician Player & Listener, No. 21, Nov. 1979, pg. 62.
Mus86 Shore, Michael, “Omar Hakim,” Musician, March 1986, pp. 60-66, 85.
LADN92 Shuster, Fred, “Ruling Has Fueled Music Industry Debate on Sampling,” Lexington Herald-Leader (from Los Angeles Daily News), Jan. 26, 1992, p. B3.
DB78a Silvert, Conrad, “Joe Zawinul: Wayfaring Genius,” Down Beat, Jun. 1, 1978, pp. 13-15.
DB78b Silvert, Conrad, “Joe Zawinul: Wayfaring Genius–Part II,” Down Beat, Jun. 15, 1978, pp. 20-22, 52-53, 56, 58.
DB81c Silvert, Conrad, “Jaco Pastorius: The Word Is Out,” Down Beat, December 1981, pp. 17-19, 71.
DB73c Smith, Will, Sweetnighter Review, Down Beat, Jul. 19, 1973.
DB76a Smith, Arnold Jay, “Alphonso Johson: Barometric Bump in Weather Report Grind,” Down Beat, Jan. 29, 1976.
JF76 Solothurnmann, Jurg, “Joseph Zawinul: A Space Musician,” Jazz Forum, No. 42, April 1976, p. 40-43, 46.
CW79 Soocher, Stan, “Kings of Crossover, a Rocker’s Guide to the Jazz Heavies: Weather Report,” Circus Weekly, Feb. 6, 1979, p. 22.
CJN93b Stein, Bradford J., “Joe Zawinul; Part 2 of a Two Part Interview,” California Jazz Now, July 1993, pp. 14-16, 31.
MM80b Sweeting, Adam, “Order From Liberty,” Melody Maker, November 29, 1980, p. 12.
DB72c Szantor, Jim, “Caught In The Act: Weather Report,” Down Beat, Oct. 26, 1972, p. 31.
DB77a Tesser, Neil, “Jaco Pastorius, The Florida Flash,” Down Beat, Jan. 27, 1977, p. 12-13, 44.
DB77b Tesser, Neil, Heavy Weather Review, Down Beat, May 19, 1977, p. 23.
Jazz79 Tesser, Neil, 8:30 Review, Jazz, Winter 1979, pp. 80-81.
ET94 Thompson, Scott H., 8:30 CD 57665 liner notes, 1994.
MB Tingen, Paul, Miles Beyond; The Electric Explorations of Miles Davis, 1967-1991, Billboard Books, 2001.
Mojo01 Tingen, Paul, “From A Whisper To A Scream,” Mojo, September 2001, pp. 44-52.
MD84 Tolleson, Robin, “Omar Hakim: Going For The Feeling,” Modern Drummer, December 1984, pp. 14-17, 80-90.
DB75a Townley, Ray, “The Mysterious Travellings Of An Austrian Mogul,” Down Beat, Jan. 30, 1975, pp. 15-17, 37.
DB76b Townley, Ray, Black Market Review, Down Beat, July 15, 1976, p. 26.
SNC98 Turkentine, Crispin, “Hey Joe,” Straight No Chaser, Spring/Summer 1998, pp.
UPI86 United Press International, “The Jazz Musician Is An Artist Who Paints With Electronic Notes,” Philadelphia Inquirer, May 9, 1986, p. C7.
VS Vail, Mark, Vintage Synthesizers: Groundbreaking Instruments and Pioneering Designers of Electronic Music Synthesizers, Miller-Freeman Books, San Francisco, 1993.
SDUT84 Varga, George, “Deja Vu From Weather Report,” The San Diego Union-Tribune, Apr. 1, 1984.
SDUT85a Varga, George, “Weather Report Has Clear Sailing,” The San Diego Union-Tribune, Apr. 14, 1985.
SDUT85b Varga, George, “Wayne Shorter’s Quiet Time Engenders Long-Awaited Album,” The San Diego Union-Tribune, Oct. 6, 1985.
SDUT86a Varga, George, “Shorter Departs Weather Report,” The San Diego Union-Tribune, Feb. 28, 1986.
SDUT86b Varga, George, “Zawinul Weathers It Well,” The San Diego Union-Tribune, Mar. 9, 1986.
SDUT86c Varga, George, This Is This Review, The San Diego Union-Tribune, Jul. 13, 1986.
Mus97 Verna, Paul, “Home Studio: Joe Zawinul,” Musician, April 1997, pp. 68-70.
MM72 Williams, Richard, “Weather Man; Joe Zawinul Talks to Richard Williams,” Melody Maker, Jul. 29, 1972, p. 12.
BBC78 Williamson, Clive, Jaco Pastorius Interview Transcription, BBC Radio, 1978.
GP84b Woodard, Josef, “Weather Report’s Victor Bailey,” Guitar Player, December 1984, pp. 23-29.
Mus85 Woodard, Josef, “Joe Zawinul Spars With The Muse,” Musician, June 1985, pp. 48-52, 56, 58, 97.
DB88 Woodard, Josef, “Joe Zawinul: The Dialects of Jazz,” Down Beat, April 1988, pp. 16-19.
JI97 Woodard, Josef, “Return of the Mysterious Traveller,” Jazziz, January 1997, pp. 45-49.
DB01 Woodard, Josef, “Weather Report: Storm Surge,” Down Beat, January 2001, pp. 22-28.
DB86a Yanow, Scott, “The Wayne Shorter Interview,” Down Beat, April 1986, pp. 16-18, 56-57.
BAM78 Zipkin, Michael, “Weather Report’s Dance of the Elements,” BAM, Oct. 29, 1978, No. 42, pp. 24-27.