Sparks! is the debut album by soul jazz guitarist Melvin Sparks recorded for the Prestige label in 1970. “A solid soul-jazz outing that looks to commercial material for the bulk of the set, but doesn’t [More]
Peace and Rhythm is the second album led by jazz drummer Idris Muhammad which was recorded for the Prestige label in 1971. “Parts of the second solo album by Prestige Records’ house drummer, Idris Muhammad, [More]
Countdown is an album by organist Jimmy McGriff recorded in 1983 and released on the Milestone label. “Jimmy McGriff’s Milestone debut, which has been reissued on CD, features the soulful organist heading a group of [More]
Reuben Wilson wаѕ оnе of many ѕоul-jаzz оrgаnіѕtѕ tо emerge in thе lаtе ’60ѕ, but hе was one оf оnlу a hаndful оf nеw organists from thаt еrа tо bе signed tо Bluе Note. By [More]
Sneak Preview! is the debut album by jazz organist Leon Spencer Jr. recorded for the Prestige label in 1970. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars  stating :”Spencer’s swinging solos on [More]
The Nearness of You’ is an album by saxophonist Houston Person recorded in 1977 and released on the Muse label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: The soulful and always-swinging tenor Houston Person is in typically [More]