In May 1975, “Columbia” label released “Tale Spinnin’”, the sixth Weather Report album. It was recorded February-April 1975, at “Wally Heider Studios” in Los Angeles, and was produced by Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter.
- Josef Zawinul- Rhodes piano, acoustic piano, melodica, TONTO synthesizer, ARP 2600 synthesizer, organ, steel drums, oud, mzuthra, West African talking drum, xylophone, cymbals, vocals
- Wayne Shorter- Soprano and tenor saxophones
- Alphonso Johnson- electric bass
- Leon “Ndugu” Chancler- drums, tympani, marching cymbals
- Alyrio Lima – percussion
- Bruce Botnick- recording engineer, mixing
- Wayne Shorter– mixing
- Teresa Alfieri, John Berg – cover design
All tracks by Joe Zawinul except where noted.
- Man in the Green Shirt
- Lusitanos – Wayne Shorter
- Between the Thighs
- Freezing Fire – Wayne Shorter
- Five Short Stories