Track listing: Side A: Billie The Kid (Martin) Tallness (Surman) Dee Tune (Surman) Side B: In Between (Surman) Spikenard (Phillips) Personnel: John Surman – baritone saxophone, soprano saxophone, bass clarinet Barre Phillips – bass Stu [More]
Waves is an album by American jazz saxophonist Sam Rivers featuring performances recorded in 1978 and released on the Tomato label. AllMusic Review by Ron Wynn: An explosive late ’70s set with underrated composer, multi-instrumentalist, [More]
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and John Coltrane recorded on September 26, 1962, and released in February 1963 on Impulse! Records. AllMusic Review by Matt Collar: The classic [More]
Looking at Bird is a studio album by American jazz saxophonist Archie Shepp and bassist Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, featuring performances recorded in 1980 and released on the Danish-based SteepleChase label. The album consists of duets [More]
Don’t Look Back is an album led by American saxophonist Harold Vick recorded in 1974 and released on the Strata-East label. Track listing: All compositions by Harold Vick. “Don’t Look Back” – 5:59 “Melody for [More]
Native Dancer is the fifteenth album by Wayne Shorter. It is a collaboration with Brazilian musician Milton Nascimento, featuring some of his most acclaimed compositions, including “Ponta de Areia” and “Miracle of The Fishes”. It [More]
After he stopped teaching in 1974, Lucky Thompson permanently dropped out of music. On what would be his final album, Thompson (along with keyboardist Cedar Walton, bassist Sam Jones, and drummer Louis Hayes) performs five [More]
Moodswing is a 1994 album by jazz saxophonist Joshua Redman. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: In the extensive liner notes of this CD, tenor saxophonist Joshua Redman writes that the main problem with jazz at [More]
Esoteric Circle is the debut album by Norwegian saxophonist Jan Garbarek, originally released under the band name “The Esoteric Circle” on Bob Thiele’s Flying Dutchman label but re-issued under his name on the Freedom imprint, [More]
The Topography of the Lungs is an album by saxophonist Evan Parker, guitarist Derek Bailey and percussionist Han Bennink which was recorded in London on July 13, 1970 and became the first release on the [More]