Newport Rebels is an album by various artists released under the Jazz Artists Guild led by bassist Charles Mingus and drummer Max Roach, recorded in November 1960 and released on the Candid label. “In 1960 [More]
Fancy Free is an album by jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd that was recorded in 1969 and released by Blue Note Records during the following year. “1969’s Fancy Free marked the beginning of Donald Byrd’s move [More]
Out Front is a 1961 album by American jazz trumpeter Booker Little featuring performances recorded and released by the Candid label. “Booker Little was the first trumpet soloist to emerge in jazz after the death [More]
We Travel the Space Ways is an album by the American jazz musician Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra. Recorded mostly in 1960, the album was released in 1967, on Sun Ra’s own label [More]
Crossings is the tenth album by jazz pianist Herbie Hancock, released in 1972. It is the second album in his Mwandishi period, which saw him experimenting in electronics. The album is the band’s first to [More]
Tracklist: – Blue Flame (theme) 01. The Preacher 02. Tomorrow’s Blues Today 03. Opus De Funk 04. The Very Thought Of You 05. Watermelon Man 06. I Can’t Get Started 07. Sister Sadie – Blue [More]
Capra Black is the debut album by American jazz saxophonist Billy Harper. It was recorded in 1973 and released on the Strata-East label. AllMusic Review by Jason Ankeny : Cарrа Black rеmаіnѕ one оf thе seminal [More]
Super-Sonic Jazz is an album by Sun Ra, recorded in 1956 at RCA Studios, Chicago. Track listing: All songs written by Sun Ra except “Soft Talk”, written by Julian Priester Side A: “India” (4:52) “Sunology” [More]
Spiritsville is the second album led by American jazz trombonist Julian Priester which was recorded in 1960 for Riverside’s subsidiary Jazzland label. Track listing: “Chi-Chi” (Charlie Parker) – 4:43 “Blue Stride”(Julian Priester)  – 6:15 “It [More]
In 1977, Eddіе Hеndеrѕоn ѕlірреd іntо the сlutсhеѕ оf Capitol Rесоrdѕ, whісh didn’t have muсh оf a jazz division and рrеdісtаblу dіdn’t know how to showcase іtѕ аdvеnturоuѕ new trumреtеr. First аnd foremost, they thоught [More]