Shipp’s own presence on Sonic Fiction is limited as his democratic approach to the quartet puts Walerian and Bisio out front on many of the tunes. Dickey, as always, is a propulsive force, even as [More]
Track listing: 00:00 Little Island 09:03 Lament (Composed by J. J. Johnson) 19:44 Piranha 27:19 Dedicated To You (Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin, Hy Zaret) 32:20 Blue-The-Ree Personnel: Isao Suzuki – bass Jimmy Hopps – drums [More]
The Other Side of Benny Golson is the third album by saxophonist Benny Golson featuring performances recorded in late 1958 and originally released on the Riverside labe AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw by Scott Yаnоw Tenor-saxophonist Bеnnу Gоlѕоn’ѕ [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]
In the Light is an album by American jazz drummer Max Roach recorded in 1982 for the Italian Soul Note label. The Allmusic review by Ron Wynn awarded the album 4 stars, stating: “This is [More]
Thelonious Monk – Pannonica. From ‘Monk.’ Thelonious Monk – piano Charlie Rouse – tenor saxophone Larry Gales – bass Ben Riley – drums
Lionel Hampton – Flying Home (1957) Watch Lionel Hampton and his band perform Flying Home Broadcast on American Television in 1957. Lionel Hampton – vibraphone, bandleader
“Ko-Ko” was recorded on November 26, 1945, at WOR studios in New York City. In the booklet accompanying Charlie Parker: The Complete Savoy Studio Sessions author James Patrick gives a full account of the session, [More]
S Wonderful” is a popular song composed by George Gershwin. It was introduced in the Broadway musical Funny Face (1927) Dave Brubeck – piano
Randy Crawford – vocal Randy Crawford led R&B veterans the Crusaders on the transatlantic hit “Street Life” (1979). A specially re-recorded version was featured in the soundtrack for the films Sharky’s Machine and Jackie Brown, [More]