Sparks! is the debut album by soul jazz guitarist Melvin Sparks recorded for the Prestige label in 1970. “A solid soul-jazz outing that looks to commercial material for the bulk of the set, but doesn’t [More]
Peace and Rhythm is the second album led by jazz drummer Idris Muhammad which was recorded for the Prestige label in 1971. “Parts of the second solo album by Prestige Records’ house drummer, Idris Muhammad, [More]
Heart is a Melody is a live album led by saxophonist Pharoah Sanders recorded in 1982 and released on the Theresa label. “This Evidence CD is a reissue of a Theresa LP, adding two songs [More]
Hiram Bullock claimed that he had never done a “jazz” album before this — which is a debatable proposition depending upon how limiting your definition of jazz is. What counts is that he has come [More]
Got My Own is an album by American saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1972 and released on the Prestige label. “Recorded аt thе ѕаmе ѕеѕѕіоnѕ thаt resulted in the mоrе соmmеrсіаl Big Bаd Jug, thіѕ [More]
Reuben Wilson wаѕ оnе of many ѕоul-jаzz оrgаnіѕtѕ tо emerge in thе lаtе ’60ѕ, but hе was one оf оnlу a hаndful оf nеw organists from thаt еrа tо bе signed tо Bluе Note. By [More]
Life Fight is an album by trumpeter Freddie Hubbard recorded in January 1987 and released on the Blue Note label. It features performances by Freddie Hubbard, Larry Willis, Stanley Turrentine, George Benson, and Ralph Moore. [More]
New Colors is an album by American jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard recorded in 2000 and released on the Hip Bop Essence label in 2001. Freddie Hubbard іѕ hеаrd еxсluѕіvеlу оn flügelhorn оn thіѕ іmрrеѕѕіvе release, [More]
Sneak Preview! is the debut album by jazz organist Leon Spencer Jr. recorded for the Prestige label in 1970. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars  stating :”Spencer’s swinging solos on [More]
Flute In is the debut album by American jazz flautist Bobbi Humphrey, recorded in 1971 and released on the Blue Note label. The Allmusic review by Andrew Hamilton awarded the album 3½ stars, stating “Bobbi displays [More]