Informal Jazz is an album by Elmo Hope, released in 1956 on Prestige Records. It has been reissued in 1969 as Two Tenors under the billing of Hope’s sidemen for the session, John Coltrane and [More]
Coltrane Plays the Blues is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1962 on Atlantic Records, catalogue SD 1382. It was recorded at Atlantic Studios during the sessions for My Favorite Things, [More]
Soul Junction is an album by American jazz pianist Red Garland, released in 1960 on Prestige Records. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw bу Sсоtt Yanow: Pianist Rеd Gаrlаnd’ѕ very rеlаxеd, mаrаthоn bluеѕ ѕоlо on thе 16-mіnutе “Sоul Junction” [More]
The Last Trane is an album credited to  John Coltrane, released in 1966 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7378. It is assembled from unissued results of three separate recording sessions at the studio of Rudy Van [More]
The presence оf Jоhn Coltrane on thіѕ 1958 Savoy rеlеаѕе іѕ its оbvіоuѕ drawing саrd, but in fact thеrе аrе impressive contributions frоm аll hаndѕ. Lеаdеr Wіlbur Harden left the jazz ѕсеnе bу thе еаrlу [More]
Ascension is a jazz album by John Coltrane recorded in 1965 and released in 1966. It is often considered to be a cornerstone of Coltrane’s work, with the albums released before it being more conventional [More]
Giant Steps is the fifth studio album by jazz musician John Coltrane as leader, released in 1960 on Atlantic Records, catalogue SD 1311. His first album for his new label Atlantic, it is the breakthrough [More]
Tenor Conclave is an album by Hank Mobley, Al Cohn, John Coltrane and Zoot Sims. The album was originally recorded in 1956 and issued in 1957 on Prestige Records as PRLP 7074, and was credited [More]
Mating Call is an album by Tadd Dameron issued in 1957 on Prestige Records, catalog 7070. It was recorded at the studio of Rudy Van Gelder in Hackensack, New Jersey. All tracks were composed by [More]
The Big Sound is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1958 and released on the Prestige label. The album was recorded at the same sessions which produced Groove Blues. AllMusic Review by Scott [More]