We remember Grover Washington Jr. ‘Just One Like Him’

. SELECTED ALBUMS Released on January 3, 1972, Inner City Blues is the debut album by Grover Washington, Jr. >> Recorded in March 1973, Soul Box is the third album (arranged by Bob James) by Grover Washington, Jr. >> MORE VIDEOS [1984] for the relaunch of the Blue Note Records...

Grover Washington Jr. records ‘Soul Box’ arranged by Bob James…

Bob James Package : Hollis King – Art Direction . Bob Ciano – Cover Design . David A. Leffel – Cover Painting Recorded In March 1973 At Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs. Released In 1973 By Kudu Records. (Source Grover Washington, Jr.‘s ‘Soul Box’ | Grover Washington, Jr. @ Wikipedia)...

Grover Washington grooves in Philadelphia (1981)

June 27, 1981 – Grover Washington, Jr. plus Richard Tee (kb), Ralph MacDonald (perc), Paul Griffin (synth), Eric Gale (g), Anthony Jackson (b) and Steve Gadd (ds) are at the Shubert Theatre in Philadelphia BY THE SAME...

Three Concerts with Eric Gale

...Eric Gale‘ are with Paul Simon, Grover Washington Jr. and Fusion Super Jam plus a short interview in Holland. Enjoy! WATCH Track Listing : 1.Paul Simon – The Tower Theatre, Upper Darby, Pa On October 7, 1980 : . Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard – Still Crazy After...

Three Concerts with Richard Tee

...with Paul Simon, Grover Washington Jr. and Stuff. Enjoy! WATCH Track Listing : 1 . Paul Simon – At Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan On October 12, 1991 : Kodachrome – Born At The Right Time – Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard – Bridge Over Troubled Water – Proof...

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

...on October 25, 2010, Let’s Touch the Sky is the eleventh (and the first with Chuck Loeb on guitar) studio album of Fourplay . >> Recorded in March 1973, Soul Box is the third album (arranged by Bob James) by Grover Washington, Jr. >> MORE VIDEOS [2010] Fourplay – that...

Low Probabilities

...Frank Sinatra was inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame. Jazz at Pitt : So impressed was Creed Taylor, Hammond’s producer and head of CTI, that he signed Grover to a contract as a leader. When his debut as a leader, Inner City Blues was released in 1971, Grover...

We all wish Happy Birthday to Herbie Hancock.

...Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Michel Petrucciani, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, McCoy Tyner and Grover Washington, Jr. Feel like going? >> 120 MINUTES on RVM >> [1977] Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea share the stage at Jahrhunderthalle in Francfort, Germany >> 42 MINUTES on RVM >> [1985]...

Hot And Cool

...was doing to her husband, it provided to many distractions. The fall of 1962 she left her husband and she and her six children moved to Dallas Texas. Blogcritics : I do remember when I bought my copy of Grover Washington Jr’s Live at the Bijou. My jazz snobbery hadn’t...

Let The Good Time Roll

...of “Jump For Joy” makes for some of the most magical moments, while “Perdido” provides an extended workout for Desmond and Brubeck. Breath of Life : Grover Washington Jr. and Freddy Cole’s “Overjoyed” is fantastic. It’s everything a cover should be. The way these two remake the song it sounds...

Take Five (recounted)

From ‘Take Five’ to ‘Five Will Get You Ten’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Five‘. It has Jackie McLean, Grover Washington, Eliane Elias, Gerry Mulligan and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Photo by Katie Dureault INFORMATIONS Bert Scholtes: The compositional credits for...

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

...Eric Clapton (g), David Sanborn (sax), Steve Gadd (ds), Marcus Miller (b), Joe Sample (key) share the stage at Vitoria-Gasteiz Jazz Festival in Spain >> 111 MINUTES >> [1981] Grover Washington, Jr. plus Richard Tee (kb), Ralph MacDonald (perc), Paul Griffin (synth), Eric Gale (g), Anthony Jackson (b) and Steve...

Harvey Mason – Chameleon

Released on April 29, 2014, “Chameleon” is the debut album from legendary session drummer Harvey MasonWATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Black Frost (Bob James, Grover Washington, Jr.) – 06:08 . 2.Montara (Bobby Hutcherson) – 05:31 . 3.If I Ever Lose This Heaven (Pam Sawyer, Leon Ware) – 05:58 . 4.Looking...

The Jazz Gotha relaunches Blue Note (1985)

...Blue Note Records label, its President Bruce Lundvall has summoned the Jazz Gotha at The Town Hall in New York City (USA). Consider this : Art Blakey, Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Michel Petrucciani, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, McCoy Tyner and Grover Washington, Jr. Feel like going?...

We remember Idris Muhammad. ‘Funky Idris’

...for his funky playing style. He has released a number of albums as leader, and has played with a number of jazz legends including Lou Donaldson, Johnny Griffin, Pharoah Sanders and Grover Washington, Jr. @Discogs : Photo : Mich Leemans BUY FROM THIS ARTIST AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE...

We remember Freddie Hubbard ‘Hubiquity’

...New York City (USA). Consider this : Art Blakey, Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Michel Petrucciani, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, McCoy Tyner and Grover Washington, Jr. Feel like going? >> 120 MINUTES on RVM >> [1979] Robben Ford (g), Freddie Hubbard (tp), Randy Brecker (tp), Michael Brecker...