The Manhattan Transfer release their twelfth album : ‘The Offbeat Of…

The Manhattan Transfer’s ‘The Offbeat Of Avenues’ is their twelfth album released on August 13, 1991 by Columbia. WATCH LISTEN Track listing : 1.The Offbeat of Avenues (Cheryl Bentyne, Prince) – 04:55 . 2.Sassy (Cheryl Bentyne, Bill Bodine, Janis Siegel) – 04:49 . 3.10 Minutes Till the Savages Come (Jeff...

The Manhattan Transfer release ‘Coming Out’ featuring ‘Chanson…

The Manhattan Transfer’s ‘Coming Out’ feat. ‘Chanson d’Amour’ is their third album released on August 19, 1976 by Atlantic. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Don’T Let Go (Jesse Stone) – 02:45 . 2.Zindy Lou (Johnny Moore, Eddie Smith) – 02:50 . 3.Chanson D’Amour (Wayne Shanklin) – 02:55 . 4.Helpless (Holland-Dozier-Holland)...

We remember Jon Hendricks. ‘Jon, He ‘s Only Singing

This day (November 22, 2017), in Manhattan, New York, died Jon Hendricks, an American jazz singer, one of the originators of vocaleseWATCH LISTEN READ Wikipedia : This day (November 22, 2017), in Manhattan, New York, died Jon Hendricks, an American jazz singer, one of the originators of vocalese Jon Hendricks...

Sing C’est La Vie

From ‘Singin’ the Blues’ to ‘Crickets Sing for Ana Maria’, we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Singing and Singers‘. It has Al Jolson, The New Seekers, The Manhattan Transfer, Toots Thielemans and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Singing!!! Photo by Bradley Stemke INFORMATIONS Red Hot...

Woody Herman (reHeard)

From ‘Bamba Samba’ to ‘At The Woodchopper’s Ball’, we have mixed 18 ‘Strictly Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Woody Herman ‘. It has Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis , Woody Herman , The Manhattan Transfer , Woody Herman and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Four Harty brothers Photo...

Happy Birthday To Bobby McFerrin. ‘Bobby Sings One More Note’

Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >> [1988] Bobby McFerrin is at...

We remember Michel Petrucciani. ‘Piano Giant’

...David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >> [1995] the Michel Petrucciani Trio – that is Michel Petrucciani (p),...

The Big Beat (Goes On)

...well as Europe and the Carribean. Their rigorous performing schedule (approximately 200 dates per year), has included opening spots for Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Manhattan Transfer, Robert Cray, Neil Young, Roy Orbison, and Ray Charles. Scar Stuff : An album of spooky-themed Novelty Pop from 1959 (with a hit single...

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

...Steely Dan, Joe Cocker, Bob James, Chick Corea, Eric Clapton, Eddie Gomez, The Manhattan Transfer, Michael Urbaniak, Steps Ahead, Al Di Meola, and many others. Gadd is arguably the most recorded drummer in history. @Discogs : Photo : roberto scorta BUY FROM THIS ARTIST AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE...

Huey, Sting & the ‘All Star Session’ attend the 28th Grammy…

...Herbie Hancock, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Jordan, Bobby Hutcherson), Gary Burton, Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles...

Gary Burton – Vibrant

...Sarah Vaughan, Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> MINUTES >> [1985] Gary Burton (vb) shares the stage with Makoto Ozone (p), Steve Swallow (b) and Adam Nussbaum (d) at Montreal Jazz Festival >> 39 MINUTES...

We remember Joe Zawinul. ‘Syndicative’

...opus featured on Weather Report’s 1977 album Heavy Weather. “Birdland” is one of the most recognizable jazz pieces of the ’70s, covered by many prominent artists from The Manhattan Transfer to Maynard Ferguson. @ Discogs : Photo : Evert-Jan Hielema BUY FROM THIS ARTIST AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE...

Swinging ’round Midnight

...and the Tramp” Eight to the Bar : Eight to the Bar has cultivated a large, enthusiastic following that has put them in clubs from Disneyland to Disney World as well as Europe and the Carribean. Their rigorous performing schedule, has included opening spots for Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Manhattan...

We remember Dizzy Gillespie. ‘Dizzy Pieces’

...The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >> [1984] Dizzy Gillespie performs with the Peter Herbolzheimer Big Band at the Berlin Jazz Festival in West Berlin >> 23 MINUTES on RVM >> [1969]...

We all wish Happy Birthday to Herbie Hancock.

...Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >> [1993] Shirley Horn, Gal Costa, Jon Hendricks, Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Oscar Castro-Neves, Ron Carter, Harvey Mason...

Feliz Cumpleaños Michel Camilo. ‘Chi Va Piano Va Camilo’

...playing accordion, he switched to piano when he was 16. After moving to New York in 1979, his song Why Not? became a hit for the Manhattan Transfer and caught on as a standard, and Caribe entered the repertoire of Dizzy Gillespie. Jill Scott @last.fm : ”The first time I...

We remember Sarah Vaughan on Her Birthday. ‘Define The Divine’

...Burrell, Stanley Jordan, Bobby Hutcherson), Gary Burton, Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana Schuur, Joe Williams, Bobby McFerrin, The Manhattan Transfer. They all take part in the 28th Annual Grammy Awards at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles >> 25 MINUTES...