“This is one strange album for Ray Barretto being nothing like any of the innumerable others that he released over time and if Salsa and driving Latin Jazz are what you are chasing, there is [More]
Track listing: 00:00 Blues From Mahalia 07:03 Natural Affection (Take 2) 10:57 P.O.V. (Take 2) 18:45 La Ronde (Take 3) 22:22 Mirjana (Take 2) 27:19 Tavelin’ 32:04 Natural Affection (Take 1) 35:30 P.O.V. (Take 3) [More]
Soul Duo is an album by American jazz organist Shirley Scott and flugelhornist Clark Terry recorded in 1966 for the Impulse! label. “This is one of organist Shirley Scott’s lesser-known Impulse LPs (not yet reissued [More]
The Loop is the seventh album led by American jazz vibraphonist Johnny Lytle which was recorded in 1965 for the Tuba label. Track listing: “The Loop” (Johnny Lytle) – 2:18 “The More I See You” [More]
The Wonderful World of Jazz is an album by pianist and composer John Lewis recorded for the Atlantic label in 1960. “This is one of pianist John Lewis’ most rewarding albums outside of his work [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]
The Jazz Guitarist is an album by jazz guitarist Chuck Wayne which was released on the Savoy label in 1956. The album comprised two recording sessions, one recorded in 1953 (originally released as Chuck Wayne [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]
Scottie Plays the Duke is the third album by organist Shirley Scott released on the Prestige label. Track listing: All compositions by Duke Ellington except as indicated 00:00 A1 Caravan (Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol) 06:32 [More]
This LP draws its material from three separate sessions led by drummer Chico Hamilton. Hamilton teams up with guitarist Howard Roberts and bassist George Duvivier for two songs, has two others in a trio with [More]