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Tony Williams

Wayne Shorter records ‘The Soothsayer’ with Freddie Hubbard, James…

Wayne Shorter’s ‘The Soothsayer’ is his seventh album recorded on March 4, 1965 and released in 1979 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Lost (Wayne Shorter) – 07:20 . 2.Angola (Wayne Shorter) – 04:56 . 3.The Big Push (Wayne Shorter) – 08:23 . 4.The Soothsayer (Wayne Shorter) – 09:40 . 5.Lady Day (Wayne Shorter) – […]

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

February 25, 1986 – Huey Lewis & The News, a-ha, Sting, Phil Collins plus an All-Star Jam Session gathering B.B. King, Tony Williams, Stanley Clarke, Ron Carter, Michel Petrucciani, 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 […]

Eric Dolphy records ‘Out to Lunch!’ with Freddie Hubbard, Bobby…

Eric Dolphy’s ‘Out to Lunch!’ is an album recorded on February 25, 1964, with Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis and Tony Williams and released in September 1964 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Hat And Beard (Eric Dolphy) – 08:24 . 2.Something Sweet, Something Tender (Eric Dolphy) – 06:02 . 3.Gazzelloni (Eric Dolphy) – […]

We remember Tony Williams

This day (February 23, 1997), in Daly City, California, died Anthony Tillmon ‘Tony’ Williams, an American drummer and pioneer of jazz fusion.

Miles Davis records for Columbia, ‘My Funny Valentine’ at Lincoln…

Miles Davis’ ‘My Funny Valentine’ is a live album recorded on February 12, 1964 at Philharmonic Hall of Lincoln Center in New York City and released in May 1965 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 15:03 . 2.All Of You (Cole Porter) – 14:57 . 3.Stella By Starlight […]

Kanye West releases his debut album : ‘The College Dropout’…

Kanye West’s ‘The College Dropout’ is his debut studio album released on February 10, 2004 by Roc-A-Fella Records. Track Listing : 1.Intro [Skit](Kanye West) – 00:19 . 2.We Don’T Care (Kanye West, Miri Ben-Ari, Ross Vannelli) – 03:59 . [Sampling : “I Just Wanna Stop” By The Jimmy Castor Bunch] . 3.Graduation Day (Kanye West, […]

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Four & More: Recorded…

Miles Davis’ ‘Four & More: Recorded Live in Concert’ is an album recorded on February 12, 1964 at Philharmonic Hall Of Lincoln Center, New York City and released on January 17, 1966 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) – 09:10 . 2.Walkin’ (Richard Henry Carpenter) – 08:06 . 3.Joshua/Go-Go (Victor Feldman) – […]

Sonny Rollins finishes the recording of ‘No Problem’ with Bobby…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘No Problem’ is an album recorded between December 9 and 15, 1981 with Bobby Broom, Bobby Hutcherson, Bob Cranshaw and Tony Williams and released the same year by Milestone. Track Listing : 1.No Problem (Sonny Rollins) – 07:40 . 2.Here You Come Again (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 05:32 . 3.Jo Jo (Bobby […]

Columbia publish Miles Davis album : ‘E.S.P.’ recorded with Wayne…

Miles Davis ‘E.S.P.’ is the first album recorded with his second great quintet featuring Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams and released in November 1965 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.E.S.P. (Wayne Shorter) – 05:27 . 2.Eighty-One (Ron Carter, Miles Davis) – 06:11 . 3.Little One (Herbie Hancock) – 07:21 . 4.R.J. […]

The Miles Davis Quintet performs in Stockholm (1967)

October 31, 1967 – the Miles Davis Quintet – that is Miles Davis (tp), Wayne Shorter (ts), Herbie Hancock (p), Ron Carter (b) and Tony Williams (d) – plays at the Konserthuset in Stockholm, Sweden The show will be taped by Sveriges Radio Television.

Miles Davis records ‘Miles Smiles’ with Wayne Shorter, Herbie…

Miles Davis’ ‘Miles Smiles’ is an album recorded on October 24 & 25, 1966 with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams and released in January 1967 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Orbits (Wayne Shorter) – 04:37 . 2.Circle (Miles Davis) – 05:52 . 3.Footprints (Wayne Shorter) – 09:46 . 4.Dolores (Wayne Shorter) […]

Miles Davis records ‘Live at the 1963 Monterey Jazz Festival’ with…

Miles Davis’ ‘Live at the 1963 Monterey Jazz Festival’ is an album recorded with George Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams on September 20, 1963 and released on July 31, 2007 By Monterey Jazz Festival Records. Track Listing : 1.Waiting For Miles – 0:41 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) […]

Columbia release Herbie Hancock’s thirtieth album : ‘Mr.…

Herbie Hancock‘s ‘Mr. Hands’ is his thirtieth album (with Jaco Pastorius on one track.) released in September 1980 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Spiraling Prism (Herbie Hancock) – 06:25 . 2.Calypso (Herbie Hancock) – 06:44 . 3.Just Around The Corner (Herbie Hancock) – 07:36 . 4.4 A.M. (Herbie Hancock) – 05:23 . 5.Shiftless Shuffle (Herbie […]

Lieb & the Miles’ Sopranos

Dave Liebman, who turns 70 today belongs to the “soprano sax players featured on a Miles Davis studio record” small club. A club of eleven members – not counting anyone we may have missed : Wayne Shorter (“Bitches Brew”, “In a Silent Way”, “Big Fun”), Kenny Garrett (“Amandla”), Dave Liebman (“On the Corner”, “Dark Magus”), […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘Easy Living’ with George Duke, Paul Jackson…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘Easy Living’ is an album recorded between August 3 and 6, 1977 with George Duke, Paul Jackson and Tony Williams and released the same year by Milestone. Track listing : 1.Isn’t She Lovely? (Stevie Wonder) – 6:39 . 2.Down the Line (Sonny Rollins) – 07:59 . 3.My One and Only Love (Robert Mellin, […]