Art Blakey’s ‘Caravan’ is a studio album recorded on October 23 & 24, 1962 with the Jazz Messengers and released […]
This day (October 16, 1990), in New York City, New York, died Art Blakey, was an American jazz drummer.
This day (October 16, 1973), in Yonkers, New York, died Gene Krupa, an American jazz and big band drummer.
Released on October 20, 2014, “Film of Life” is the tenth album by Nigerian drummer Tony Allen.
This day (September 21, 1936), in Idabel, Oklahoma, is born Sunny Murray, an American free jazz style drummer.
Max Roach’s ‘We Insist!’ (subtitled ‘Max Roach’s Freedom Now Suite’) is an album recorded on August 31 and September 6, […]
‘Fela Kuti With Ginger Baker – Live!’ is an album recorded by Fela’s band Africa 70 with Baker on two […]
This day (August 19, 1939), in London, England, is born Peter Edward Baker a.k.a Ginger Baker, an English drummer, best […]
This day (August 16, 2007), in Manhattan, New York, died Max Roach, an American jazz percussionist, drummer, and composer. v […]
Art Blakey’s ‘A Night in Tunisia’ is an album recorded on August 7 and 14, 1960 with the Jazz Messengers […]
This day (August 9, 1942), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Jack DeJohnette, an American jazz drummer.
This day (August 4, 1965), in Medford, Massachusetts, is born Terri Lyne Carrington, a jazz drummer and composer.
This day (July 29, 2014), in New Orleans, Louisiana, died Leo Morris a.k.a Idris Muhammad, an American jazz drummer.
Max Roach’s ‘M’Boom’ is an album recorded on July 25, 26 & 27, 1979 and released the same year by […]
‘Ugetsu’ by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers is a live album featuring Wayne Shorter and Freddie Hubbard, recorded on […]
This day (June 11, 1939), in Elkton, Maryland, is born Bernard Lee Purdie a.k.a Pretty Purdie, an American session drummer.
Sheila E.’s ‘The Glamorous Life’ is her first album co-produced and co-written with Prince and released on June 5, 1984 […]
This day (June 2, 1941), in London, England, is born Charles Robert Watts a.k.a Charlie Watts, an English drummer, best […]
This day (May 18, 2004), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Elvin Jones, an American jazz drummer.
This day (May 17, 1949), in Sevenoaks, Kent, is born William Scott Bill Bruford a.k.a Bill Bruford, an English drummer […]