Blow Arnett, Blow (also rereleased as Go Power!!!) is an album by saxophonists Arnett Cobb and Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis recorded in 1959 for the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Arnett Cobb’s debut for [More]
Up Tight! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Gene Ammons recorded many albums for Prestige but, if this CD is [More]
The New Miles Davis Quintet – Miles is an album by jazz musician Miles Davis released in 1956 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7014. It is the debut record by the Miles Davis Quintet, and generally [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]
Black Pearls is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1964 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7316. It is assembled from the results of a single recording session at the studio of Rudy [More]
Dakar is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1963 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7280. Dakar is a reissue of one side of a 16 rpm LP called Baritones and French Horns [More]
Kenny Burrell (also reissued as Blue Moods) is an album by guitarist Kenny Burrell recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Guitarist Kenny Burrell, 25 at the time, [More]
Olio is an album by the Prestige All Stars nominally led by trumpeter Thad Jones recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Trumpeter Thad Jones receives first billing [More]
Saxophone Colossus is a studio album by American jazz saxophonist Sonny Rollins. It was recorded on June 22, 1956, with producers Bob Weinstock and Rudy Van Gelder at the latter’s studio in Hackensack, New Jersey. [More]
East! is the third album by guitarist Pat Martino recorded in 1968 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Despite the title and the cover of this CD reissue (which makes [More]