from the Album: Note Bleu (2006). Personnel: John Medeski – organ, keyboards Chris Wood – bass Billy Martin – drums, percussion
Trance (Steve Kuhn). From the album “Trance” (1975). The Allmusic review by Thom Jurek awarded the album 4 stars stating “This is jazz that touches on fusion, modal, and the new spirit of the music as [More]
The Shape of Jazz to Come is the third album by jazz musician Ornette Coleman. Although Coleman initially wished for the album to be titled Focus on Sanity, after one of the songs on the [More]
Karma is a 1969 jazz recording by the American tenor saxophonist Pharoah Sanders. AllMusic Review by Thom Jurek: Pharoah Sanders’ third album as a leader is the one that defines him as a musician to [More]
Track listing: 1 Very Early (Bill Evans) 2 Stowaway 7:08 3 Come Rain or Come Shine (Harold Arlen) 13:23 4 Embraceable You (Gershwin) 20:18 5 Cariba (Wes Montgomery) 27:50 6 Impressions (John Coltrane) 33:54 7 [More]
Setlist: 1. Before Dawn (00:00) 2. T. On A White Horse (12:07) 3. Round About Afternoon (23:47) Personnel: Eberhard Weber – bass Rainer Bruninghaus – piano Clarence “Herb” Robertson – flugelhorn David Bargeron – tuba
Three for Shepp is the debut album by American saxophonist Marion Brown featuring performances recorded in 1966 for the Impulse! label. AllMusic Review by Thom Jurek: Marion Brown’s Three for Shepp is the image-in-the-mirror companion [More]
“Cosmic Shuffle” (Matthew Shipp). Track #2 from the “Matthew Shipp – Piano Sutras” album released in 2013 by Thirsty Ear Records. Personnel: Matthew Shipp – piano Released: 2013 Recorded: February 20, 2013 Studio Park West [More]
Friday Afternoon in the Universe is an album released by experimental jazz fusion trio Medeski Martin & Wood. AllMusic Review by Richard S. Ginell: Here, the MMW direction and loyalties become very clear; they’re possessed [More]
The Kennedy Dream is an album by American composer/arranger Oliver Nelson recorded in tribute to John F. Kennedy in 1967 for the Impulse! label. AllMusic Review by Michael G. Nastos: When the late President John [More]