In Transit (Saga album)

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In Transit
Saga (band) - In Transit (Saga album).jpg
Live album by Saga
Released August 1982
Recorded Copenhagen, Munich
Genre Rock
Length 43:54
Label Steamhammer, Polydor, Maze Records in Canada
Producer Jim Crichton
Saga chronology
Worlds Apart
(1981)Worlds Apart1981
In Transit
(1982)
Heads or Tales
(1983)Heads or Tales1983
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

In Transit is a live album by Canadian progressive rock band Saga. The album was recorded at the Rudi-Sedlmayer-Halle in Munich on February 5, 1982 and at the Tivoli Theatre in Copenhagen on February 22, 23, & 24, 1982. The album went platinum in Canada, selling 100,000 copies and gold in Germany, selling 250,000 copies, the album reached #10 in Canada[1] and was #58 in the Canadian year end chart. [2]

Track listing[edit]

Side One
No. Title Lyrics Length
1. "Careful Where You Step" Jim Crichton, Michael Sadler 4:20
2. "Don't Be Late" J. Crichton, Sadler, Ian Crichton 6:52
3. "Humble Stance" J. Crichton, Sadler, Peter Rochon, I. Crichton 5:50
4. "Wind Him Up" J. Crichton, Sadler, I. Crichton, Jim Gilmour, Steve Negus 5:48
Side Two
No. Title Lyrics Length
5. "How Long" J. Crichton, Sadler, Rochon 3:52
6. "No Regrets (Chapter Five)" J. Crichton, Sadler 3:57
7. "A Brief Case" Sadler, Negus 2:19
8. "You're Not Alone" J. Crichton, I. Crichton, Negus, Rochon 5:31
9. "On the Loose" Sadler, J. Crichton, I. Crichton, Gilmour, Negus 5:25

Notes[edit]

  • At the end of the album, you can hear the tolls of the chiming bells at the Copenhagen Town Hall
  • The 2003 re-release contains a screensaver

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Produced by Jim Crichton
  • Sound Engineering - Gerd Rautenbach
  • Assistant Mixing Engineering by Andi Charal
  • Technician - Mike Kahsnitz, assisted by Detlef Wiederhoeft
  • Mixed at Phase One and Manta Sound Studios, Toronto
  • Engineering - Mark Wright, assisted by Robin Brouwer and Lenny DeRose (Phase One) and Ron Searles (Manta)
  • Art Direction by Zoran Busic
  • Cover design and graphics by Hugh Syme
  • Photography by Deborah Samuel

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeGagne, Mike (2011). "In Transit - Saga | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 29 June 2011.