Swingin’ New Big Band is a 1966 live album by Buddy Rich and his big band. “1966 was a most illogical time for anyone to try forming a new big band but Buddy Rich beat [More]
Sadao Watanabe (born February 1, 1933) is a Japanese jazz musician who plays alto saxophone, sopranino saxophone, and flute. He is known for his bossa nova recordings, although his work encompasses many styles with collaborations [More]
In 1964, Coltrane was approached by the French Canadian director Gilles Groulx to record a soundtrack for his film Le chat dans le sac. In June of that year, between the recording sessions for Crescent [More]
Jaws is an album by saxophonist Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis with organist Shirley Scott recorded in 1958 for the Prestige label. “Tenorman Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis and organist Shirley Scott co-led a popular combo during 1956-60, recording [More]
Track listing: A1 Sunburst 4:09 A2 Cool K. 4:13 A3 Gentle Talk 7:44 A4 Maiden Voyage 5:56 B1 Circus Time 6:37 B2 Mysterious Vibes 6:16 B3 Burnin’ 5:03 B4 Don’t Say Goodnight 5:31 Personnel: Hideo [More]
“Marian McPartland first began recording jazz in the late ’40s, but it is unfortunate that many of her LPs from the late ’50s and early ’60s remain out of print. This 1958 trio performance at [More]
“This is a fantastic live recording. The first half of the CD are from 1963 and feature George Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, and Tony Williams. The band is in fine form, with excellent solos [More]
“Emily Remler’s second recording as a leader finds the 24-year-old guitarist still very much playing in the Wes Montgomery vein, although showing her own musical personality here and there. She is joined by pianist James [More]
Pat Metheny‘s “America Undefined,” from his album ‘From This Place,’ due February 21, 2020, on Nonesuch Records. Pre-order the album at https://amzn.to/2qc7U0y Composed by Pat Metheny Arranged by Pat Metheny and Gwilym Simcock Orchestral Arrangment [More]
Search for the New Land is an album by jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan. A set with a group of regular Blue Note sidemen, Search for the New Land was recorded before The Sidewinder was released [More]