Thelonica is an album by pianist Tommy Flanagan featuring compositions by Thelonious Monk recorded in 1982 for the Enja label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Recorded just ten months after Thelonious Monk’s death, pianist Tommy [More]
Up Tight! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Gene Ammons recorded many albums for Prestige but, if this CD is [More]
The Happy Blues is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1956 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: The Happy Blues is one of the great studio jam sessions [More]
Black Pearls is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1964 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7316. It is assembled from the results of a single recording session at the studio of Rudy [More]
Dakar is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1963 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7280. Dakar is a reissue of one side of a 16 rpm LP called Baritones and French Horns [More]
George Wallington Quintet at the Cafe Bohemia – Jay Mac’s Crib (1955). From the album “GEORGE WALLINGTON QUINTET AT THE BOHEMIA” . Personnel: Donald Byrd – trumpet Jackie McLean – alto saxophone George Wallington – [More]
Hornful of Soul (also released as Catwalk) is an album by American trombonist Bennie Green recorded in 1960 and released on the Bethlehem label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Trombonist Bennie Green’s music was always [More]
Flight to Jordan is an album by American pianist Duke Jordan recorded in 1960 and released on the Blue Note label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow:  Duke Jordan, who played regularly with the Charlie Parker [More]
Mobley’s Message is an album by jazz saxophonist Hank Mobley, released on the Prestige label in 1957. It was recorded on July 20, 1956 and features performances by Mobley, Donald Byrd, Barry Harris, Doug Watkins [More]
Soultrane is the fourth studio album by jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1958 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7142. It was recorded at the studio of Rudy Van Gelder in Hackensack, New Jersey, three days [More]