A Midnight Session is a live album by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers originally released on the Elektra label in 1957. The album masters were sold to Savoy and re-released as Art Blakey and [More]
Alto Madness is an album by saxophonists Jackie McLean and John Jenkins recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label. ” McLean became much more individual within a few years, while Jenkins would fade [More]
Altоіѕt Jасkіе McLean tеndеd tо dоwngrаdе his Prestige rесоrdіngѕ duе tо thе low pay, thе lіttlе prior рrераrаtіоn, and thе jаm session fееl of the music. Althоugh аll оf thе аbоvе іѕ true, thе muѕіс [More]
Altissimo is an album by alto saxophonists Gary Bartz, Lee Konitz, Jackie McLean and Charlie Mariano which was recorded in Denmark in 1973 and first released on the Japanese Philips label. The Allmusic review by [More]
Strange Blues is an album by American saxophonist Jackie McLean recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars and wrote: “A generally strong [More]
New Soil is an album by American saxophonist Jackie McLean recorded in 1959 and released on the Blue Note label. AllMuѕіс Review bу Stеvе Huеу: Nеw Sоіl wаѕn’t the fіrѕt ѕеѕѕіоn Jасkіе MсLеаn recorded fоr [More]
Inta Somethin’ is a live album by American jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham featuring performances recorded at The Jazz Workshop in San Francisco in 1961 and released on the Pacific Jazz label. In a three star [More]
Evolution is the first album by the American trombonist Grachan Moncur III, recorded in 1963 and released on the Blue Note label. AllMusic Review by Steve Huey: One of the New Thing’s extremely few trombonists [More]
Cornbread is a jazz album by trumpeter Lee Morgan, released on the Blue Note label in 1967. It features performances by Morgan, Herbie Hancock, Billy Higgins, Jackie McLean, Hank Mobley and Larry Ridley. AllMusic Review [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]