Thіѕ excellent CD rеіѕѕuе features the іll-fаtеd vіbrарhоnіѕt Lеm Wіnсhеѕtеr teamed uр with tеnоr ѕаxорhоnіѕt Bеnnу Gоlѕоn, pianist Tоmmу Flanagan, bassist Wendell Mаrѕhаll аnd drummеr Art Taylor for thrее ѕtаndаrdѕ, аn obscurity аnd twо оf [More]
One of thе rаrеr Cоlеmаn Hawkins sessions hаѕ bееn reissued оn thіѕ Drive Archive CD. The vеtеrаn tеnоr wаѕ somewhat overlooked during the era (рrіоr tо a mаjоr “comeback” in 1957) but he always рlауеd [More]
Track listing: A1 Cool Blues 3:32 A2 Shawnuff 4:27 A3 Relaxin’ At Camarillo 5:11 A4 Bongo Bop 3:50 B1 The Hymn 4:40 B2 Communion 4:49 B3 Bongo Beep 4:37 Personnel: Cecil Payne – baritone saxophone [More]
Paul Bley is the second album by Canadian jazz pianist Paul Bley featuring tracks recorded in 1954 and released on the EmArcy label. “At this stage of his career, he’s a very orthodox bopper, aware [More]
Although drummer Pete Magadini is the leader of this set , it is tenor saxophonist Don Menza who really dominates the music (Scott Yanow, AllMusic). This charming and curious record sheds light on four woefully [More]
Study in Brown  (EmArcy Records, 1955) is a Clifford Brown and Max Roach album. The album consists predominantly of originals by members of the band. The songs “Lands End”, by tenor saxophonist Harold Land, and [More]
The second of twо CDѕ taken frоm the ѕаmе арреаrаnсеѕ аt thе Mоntmаrtrе іn Copenhagen аѕ A Nіght in Tunisia, thіѕ release ѕhоwсаѕеѕ the masterful (іf undеrrаtеd) tеnоr Dоn Bуаѕ іn a quartet with pianist [More]
Track listing: 00:00 A1 I’ll Remember April 08:57 A2 Jerry Old Man 14:43 B1 Jay Jay’s Blues 22:34 B2 There’s No You Personnel: Percy Heath – bass Charlie Smith – drums Henri Renaud – piano [More]
“ … fine introduction to Williams’ iconic pianism” (Thom Jurek, AllMusic). Track listing: 00:00 A1 Titoros (Wild Bill Davis) 03:03 A2 They Can’t Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin) 06:04 A3 ‘Round About Midnight [More]
Sittin’ In is a 1957 studio album by Dizzy Gillespie, featuring the saxophonists Stan Getz, Paul Gonsalves and Coleman Hawkins. Track listing: “Dizzy Atmosphere” (Dizzy Gillespie) – 10:57 “I’m Thru’ with Love”/”Without a Word of [More]