The Modern Touch is the second album by saxophonist Benny Golson featuring performances recorded in late 1957 and originally released on the Riverside label. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw bу Sсоtt Yаnоw: Benny Gоlѕоn’ѕ ѕесоnd аlbum аѕ a [More]
New Soil is an album by American saxophonist Jackie McLean recorded in 1959 and released on the Blue Note label. AllMuѕіс Review bу Stеvе Huеу: Nеw Sоіl wаѕn’t the fіrѕt ѕеѕѕіоn Jасkіе MсLеаn recorded fоr [More]
Trombone For Two is a 1956 album by jazz trombonists J. J. Johnson and Kai Winding (“Jay and Kai”). It was the first of five albums that Winding and Johnson recorded for Columbia Records (CL [More]
Full House is the seventh album and first live jazz album by American jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery, released in 1962. “Wes Montgomery’s recording of his June 25, 1962 live performance at the Tsubo Jazz Club [More]
Giant Steps is the fifth studio album by jazz musician John Coltrane as leader, released in 1960 on Atlantic Records, catalogue SD 1311. His first album for his new label Atlantic, it is the breakthrough [More]
Tenor Conclave is an album by Hank Mobley, Al Cohn, John Coltrane and Zoot Sims. The album was originally recorded in 1956 and issued in 1957 on Prestige Records as PRLP 7074, and was credited [More]
Smithville is the second album by American trumpeter Louis Smith recorded in 1958. It was Smith’s final album released by Blue Note label. AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine: Like his debut, Smithville is another [More]
The Great Kai & J. J. is an album by American jazz trombonists Kai Winding and J. J. Johnson featuring performances recorded in 1960 as the very first release for the Impulse! label (A-1 for [More]
A.T.’s Delight is an album by American drummer Art Taylor recorded and released in 1960, his only effort as a leader for Blue Note Records. He had previously recorded Taylor’s Tenors with Charlie Rouse and [More]
Last Chorus is a posthumous album by American jazz saxophonist Ernie Henry featuring tracks recorded in 1956 and 1957 for the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Ernie Henry was a promising alto saxophonist [More]