Curtis Fuller Volume 3 is an album by American trombonist Curtis Fuller recorded in 1957 and released on the Blue Note label as BLP 1583 in the original issue. “Trombonist Curtis Fuller settled in New [More]
“For this compilation of small big-band performances, bassist Sam Jones – long recognized for his ability to anchor and swing a session – reliably grounds a collection of arrangements that have an affinity with the [More]
The Black Angel is an album by trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, recorded in 1969 and released in 1970. It was his fourth release on the Atlantic label and features performances by Hubbard, James Spaulding, Kenny Barron, [More]
Motor City Scene, also released as Stardust, is an album by American saxophonist Pepper Adams and trumpeter Donald Byrd, recorded in 1960 and released on the Bethlehem label as BCP 6056 featuring Byrd and Adams [More]
Blowin’ the Blues Away is an album by American jazz pianist Horace Silver, released on the Blue Note label in 1959 featuring performances by Horace Silver with Blue Mitchell, Junior Cook, Gene Taylor, and Louis [More]
The Kicker is the first album by American jazz saxophonist Joe Henderson released on the Milestone label. “Henderson is featured in a sextet with trumpeter Mike Lawrence, trombonist Grachan Moncur III, pianist Kenny Barron, bassist [More]
“The style is fluent, immaculate late bebop, the performances world class.” (The Guardian). Track listing: 00:00 1 Cocktail For Three (G.Arvanitas) 05:09 2 Everything Happens To Me (M.Dennis,T.Adair) 11:46 3 Algo Bueno (D.Gillespie) 17:50 4 [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]
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]
Take Twelve is an album by American jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan originally released on the Jazzland label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars and stated “The superior material uplifts the set [More]