Soapsuds, Soapsuds is an album by Ornette Coleman and Charlie Haden recorded in 1977 and released on the Artists House label. “This unusual album found Coleman taking time off from his electric free funk group, Prime Time, to record acoustic duets [More]
“Wilkenfeld possesses all the requisite chops and uses them to terrific advantage on Transformation, her 2007 debut as a leader, released prior to hitting the road with Beck. As with Beck, she proves herself a [More]
Crossings is an album by pianist Red Garland, bassist Ron Carter and drummer Philly Joe Jones which was recorded in late 1977 and released on the Galaxy label in the following year. “Amazingly enough, this [More]
Richard Bona does not only play the e-bass in a harmonic and hypnotic way , but also his singing in the dialect of Douala is one of his famous brand-label. Together with the WDR Big [More]
“For this compilation of small big-band performances, bassist Sam Jones – long recognized for his ability to anchor and swing a session – reliably grounds a collection of arrangements that have an affinity with the [More]
This album is dedicated to Charles Clark. “Charles E. Clark (March 11, 1945, Chicago – April 15, 1969, Chicago) was an American jazz double-bassist. Before embarking on a professional career in 1963, Clark studied bass [More]
‘Remembering” by Avishai Cohen from the album “At Home” (Razdaz Recordz, 2005). “Israeli bassist/composer Avishai Cohen is perhaps best known for playing with Chick Corea, but he was never destined to be a sideman; his [More]
Eberhard Weber (born 22 January 1940 in Stuttgart) is a German double bassist and composer. As a bass player, he is known for his highly distinctive tone and phrasing. Weber’s compositions blend chamber jazz, European [More]
“PDB, an acronym for the trio Pastorius, Dennard and Bullock, has the distinction of being the weakest of the posthumously released Pastorius live sessions. Recorded in Feb. 1986 in Boston, the compact disc features overall [More]
“Twilight Song” (Kenny Barron) from the album Night and the City (1998). Night and the City is a live album by bassist Charlie Haden and pianist Kenny Barron recorded at the Iridium Jazz Club in [More]