<span style="font-size:1.5em"><span style="color:red">Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía.
Friday Night in San Francisco
Released August 10, 1981
Recorded Friday December 5, 1980 Except "Guardian Angel":May 1981
<span style="font-size:1.17em"><span style="color:deepskyblue">Friday Night in San Francisco is a 1981 live album by Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía. It was described by jazz author and critic Walter Kolosky as "a musical event that could be compared to the Benny Goodman Band's performance at Carnegie Hall in 1938 ... [it] may be considered the most influential of all live acoustic guitar albums". All the tracks except Guardian Angel were recorded live at The Warfield... </span></span>