Mama Wailer is an album by American jazz organist Lonnie Smith recorded in 1971 and released on the Kudu label. “Dr. Lonnie Smith’s Mama Wailer is one of the quintessential sides issued by Creed Taylor’s [More]
Two Is One is an album by American saxophonist Charles Rouse recorded in 1974 and released on the Strata-East label. “Given his discography, this record is atypical and probably not for everyone, but enjoyable nonetheless.” [More]
Black Is the Color is an album by American saxophonist Joe Henderson, released in 1972 on Milestone. The original idea for the album was “to approach it entirely from the standpoint of having no pre-conceived [More]
Sky Dive is the twentieth album by jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, recorded in 1972. It was his fourth album released on Creed Taylor’s CTI label and features performances by Hubbard, Keith Jarrett, George Benson, Ron [More]
The Prophet is an album by jazz organist Johnny Hammond recorded for the Kudu label (a subsidiary of CTI Records) in 1972. Track listing: “Prophet” (Alfred Ellis) – 7:35 “Tomorrow Belongs to the Children” (Bob [More]
God Bless the Child is an album by American jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell featuring performances recorded in 1971 and released on the CTI label. “Kenny Burrell’s guitaristry is well-documented in his years with Oscar Peterson [More]
Moondreams is an album by Brazilian keyboardist Walter Wanderley featuring performances recorded in 1969 and released on the CTI label. “Wanderley’s second album during Creed Taylor’s A&M residency opens with a bang, a fantastic rendition [More]
Track listing: 1 Quiet Afternoon (Stanley Clarke) 2 Paranoia 3 Baba Hengates (Mtume) 4 Miscegenation  Personnel: Buddy Terry – tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute Woody Shaw – trumpet Eddie Henderson – trumpet, flugelhorn Kenny Barron [More]
Big Fun is a compilation album by American jazz trumpeter Miles Davis. It was released by Columbia Records on April 19, 1974, and compiled recordings Davis had made in sessions between 1969 and 1972. Track listing: [More]
Captain Marvel іѕ a jazz аlbum by ѕаxорhоnіѕt Stаn Gеtz released іn 1974 on thе Cоlumbіа Rесоrdѕ lаbеl. The album fеаturеѕ performances by Gеtz wіth Chісk Cоrеа, whо composed most of the material, Stаnlеу Clarke, [More]