The Crimson Jazz Trio was a jazz trio led by drummer Ian Wallace, formerly of King Crimson, who re-interpreted King Crimson’s music. “A jazz piano-bass-drums trio performing the songs of the rock group King Crimson? [More]
The Hawk in Paris is an album by saxophonist Coleman Hawkins featuring compositions related to Paris performed with an orchestra arranged and conducted by Manny Albam which was recorded in 1956 for the RCA Records [More]
The Sunshine Of Love (Chet Gierlach, George Douglas, Leonard Whitcup). from the Louis Armstrong album Hello Louis – The Hit Years (1963-1969). “By 1968, Louis Armstrong was in failing health, but in the UK, ‘What [More]
Elis & Tom is a bossa nova album, released in 1974, recorded by Brazilian singer Elis Regina and singer-songwriter Antônio Carlos Jobim. Recorded over a 16-day period at MGM Studios in Los Angeles, California, the [More]
“This album was recorded live in Los Angeles in 1948, and finds the great Wardell Gray amidst some of the finest musicians of the time. In the late 1940s, the West Coast jazz scene introduced [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. Just For Laffs (T) (Bresler-Hampton-Salzman) 06:19 2. Martin On Every Block (T) (Lionel Hampton) 09:10 3. Pig Foot Sonata (T) (L. Hampton-D. Burley) 12:15 4. Charlie Was A Sailor (T) (Jaffe-Keefer-Lopez) [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. The Munson Street Breakdown (O) (Lionel Hampton) 03:17 2. I’ve Found A New Baby (O) (J. Palmer-S. Williams) 06:12 3. I Can’t Get Started (O) (V. Duke-I. Gershwin) 09:08 4. Four [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. Sweethearts On Parade (J) (C. Lombardo-C. Newman) 03:00 2. Shufflin’ At The Hollywood (J) (L. Hampton-A. Reuss) 06:07 3. Denison Swing (J) (Lionel Hampton) 09:23 4. Wizzin’ The Wizz (J) (Lionel [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. You’re My Ideal (F) (F. Waller-S. Williams) 03:16 2. The Sun Will Shine Tonight (F) (Rose-Fetter-Lehac) 06:29 3. Ring Dem Bells (F) (D. Ellington-I. Mills) 09:54 4. Don’t Be That Way [More]
“Garnished with a fistful of alternate takes, the 2007 release of Mosaic’s 107-track Complete Lionel Hampton Victor Sessions 1937-1941 is a welcome and long overdue CD realization of The Complete Lionel Hampton 1937-1941, a six-LP [More]