White Satin is a 1960 studio album by the George Shearing Quintet and Orchestra, arranged by Billy May. Track listing: “Your Name Is Love” (Gene de Paul, Charles Rinker) “Dream” (Johnny Mercer) “Laura” (David Raksin, [More]
Donald Christopher Barber (born 17 April 1930) is an English jazz musician, best known as a bandleader and trombonist. Track listing: A1 Stevedoor Stomp 3:17 A2 Come Friday 5:47 A3 Sweet Sue 7:46 B1 Wild [More]
“During his two years on the Riverside label (1958-59), smooth-faced, square-jawed son of the heartland Chet Baker was an end-of-the-Eisenhower-era dreamboat, and as soft-spoken a vocalist as he was a trumpet player—unless tackling hard bop, [More]
Tudo Bem! is an album by American jazz guitarist Joe Pass and percussionist Paulinho da Costa that was released in 1978. “After countless solo guitar albums for Pablo, Joe Pass performed this welcome change of [More]
“You Don’t Know What Love Is” (Gene DePaul / Don Raye)  from the album Chrissie Hynde – Valve Bone Woe. “The notion of Chrissie Hynde recording a jazz album initially seems odd, even incongruous. Hynde [More]
Track listing: A1 Rose Room A2 Polka Dots And Moonbeams A3 Rigamarole A4 Sportin’ With Morton B1 Wild Kitten B2 Soon B3 But Not For Me B4 Rosalie Ann Personnel: Mat Mathews – accordion Oscar [More]
Track listing: 0:39 Take The “A” Train 2:22 Black And Tan Fantasy/Creole Love Call/The Mooche 12:38 Chelsea Bridge 16:37 El Viti 20:48 La Plus Belle Africaine 28:30 Trombonio-Bustoso-Issimo (Trombone Buster) 32:31 Passion Flower 36:50 Things [More]
“Bebo Valdés, one of the giants of Cuban music of the 1950s and the father of pianist Chucho Valdés, has lived in Stockholm since the early ’60s, including 34 years on which he did not [More]
Track listing: A1 Come Rain Or Come Shine 0:00 A2 I Can Dream, Can’t I 4:08 A3 Blue And Brown 7:05 B1 The Song Is You 10:12 B2 You’re A Lucky Guy 13:01 B3 It [More]
Workin’ Out! is an album by American jazz pianist Bobby Timmons recorded in 1964 and released in 1965 on the Prestige label. “For an example of how the popular pianist had continued to evolve after [More]