“One More Time is an intimate portrait of two neglected masters with a third master, Steve Lacy, stepping in to add his low-key tip of the hat. Mal Waldron and Jean-Jacques Avenel are the focus [More]
Expression is an album by jazz saxophonist John Coltrane. Apart from the title track, the rest of the album was recorded at about the same time as Interstellar Space. Expression was released in September 1967, [More]
“It’s not as though Derek Bailey hadn’t given a hint or two before. On his wonderful Drop Me Off at 96th (on Scatter), he tantalized listeners with a couple of bars of “I Didn’t Know [More]
Lenox Avenue Breakdown is an album by jazz saxophonist Arthur Blythe. It was released by Columbia Records in 1979 and reissued by Koch Jazz in 1998. The album reached No. 35 on the Billboard Jazz [More]
“The English translation of this album title is “trouble on the road,” and this seems to be the theme of the first two performances on this collection of solo piano pieces. Superficially it may seem [More]
Track listing: A1 Mark II (Slide Hampton) 10:34 A2 Deja Vu (Reggie Workman) 11:32 B Conversation (Sonelius Smith) 18:04 Personnel: Reggie Workman – bass Michael Carvin – drums Lawrence Killiam – percussion Albert Dailey – [More]
The Zookeeper’s House is an album by American jazz saxophonist Jemeel Moondoc, which was recorded in 2013 and released on Relative Pitch. It was his first album leading a full band in over a decade. [More]
Ode to Mingus is an album by the American jazz drummer Dannie Richmond recorded in 1979 and released on the Italian Soul Note label. “Recorded 11 months after Charles Mingus’ death, this set from the [More]
Fort Yawuh is an jazz album by American pianist and composer Keith Jarrett. Originally released in 1973 by Impulse! Records, it features a live performance recorded at the Village Vanguard on February 24, 1973, by [More]
Soapsuds, Soapsuds is an album by Ornette Coleman and Charlie Haden recorded in 1977 and released on the Artists House label. “This unusual album found Coleman taking time off from his electric free funk group, Prime Time, to record acoustic duets [More]