“Here is an LP long overdue to be reissued on CD; in fact, that statement can be made about all of producer Norman Granz’s studio jam sessions. Quite an all-star cast was assembled for the [More]
Track listing: A1 Ko-Ko 0:00 A2 Wail For The Cat 5:00 A3 Tap Step 12:06 B1 Hamp & Dex 20:00 B2 Dr. Lambchop 25:49 B3 Heavy Hearted Blues 33:22 Personnel: Bass – Bob Seravia, Gary [More]
Track listing: 00:00 A1 Sunday 03:19 A2 Sunday No. 2 06:23 A3 California Here I Come 09:30 A4 California Here I Come No. 2 11:55 A5 A Good Man Is Hard To Find – Part [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. Just For Laffs (T) (Bresler-Hampton-Salzman) 06:19 2. Martin On Every Block (T) (Lionel Hampton) 09:10 3. Pig Foot Sonata (T) (L. Hampton-D. Burley) 12:15 4. Charlie Was A Sailor (T) (Jaffe-Keefer-Lopez) [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. The Munson Street Breakdown (O) (Lionel Hampton) 03:17 2. I’ve Found A New Baby (O) (J. Palmer-S. Williams) 06:12 3. I Can’t Get Started (O) (V. Duke-I. Gershwin) 09:08 4. Four [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. Sweethearts On Parade (J) (C. Lombardo-C. Newman) 03:00 2. Shufflin’ At The Hollywood (J) (L. Hampton-A. Reuss) 06:07 3. Denison Swing (J) (Lionel Hampton) 09:23 4. Wizzin’ The Wizz (J) (Lionel [More]
Track listing: 00:00 1. You’re My Ideal (F) (F. Waller-S. Williams) 03:16 2. The Sun Will Shine Tonight (F) (Rose-Fetter-Lehac) 06:29 3. Ring Dem Bells (F) (D. Ellington-I. Mills) 09:54 4. Don’t Be That Way [More]
“Garnished with a fistful of alternate takes, the 2007 release of Mosaic’s 107-track Complete Lionel Hampton Victor Sessions 1937-1941 is a welcome and long overdue CD realization of The Complete Lionel Hampton 1937-1941, a six-LP [More]
This All American Award Concert was held at Carnegie Hall on Sunday evening, April 15, 1945 to celebrate the victory of Lionel Hampton´s orchestra in the “New Star” division of the Esquire magazine´s annual critics [More]
Louis Armstrong and friends – Esquire Jazz Concert (1944) – Full Show. The first Esquire All-Star Concert, which took place in 1944, has been well documented on various discs, generally in bits and pieces, but [More]