Abe Laboriel slaps in Hollywood (2010)

May 23, 2010 - Jazz Ministry - that is Abraham Laboriel Sr. (b), Vinnie Colaiuta (d), Greg Mathieson (kb) and Michael Landau (g) - celebrates the 40th anniversary of The Baked Potato club at Anson Ford Ampitheatre, Hollywood, California

Lionel Richie releases his third solo album : ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’ featuring ‘Say You, Say Me’ (1986)

Lionel Richie's 'Dancing on the Ceiling' is his third solo album released before he takes a ten years hiatus on July 15, 1986 by Motown.1 . Dancing On The Ceiling (Paris, 2007) 2 . Dancing On The Ceiling 3 . Sela 4 . Ballerina Girl 5 . Love Will Conquer All 6 . Say You Say Me 7 . Say You Say Me (Live) 8 . Say You Say Me (Symphonica In Rosso) Track Listing : 1.Dancing On The Ceiling (Mike…

Warner Bros. publish Al Jarreau’s fifth album : ‘Breakin’ Away’ (1981)

Al Jarreau's 'Breakin' Away' is his fifth album produced by Jay Graydon and released on June 30, 1981 by Warner Bros.1 . We're In This Love Together (Official Video) 2 . We're In This Love Together (Live, 1994) 3 . Easy (Milan, 1983) 4 . Easy (Live) 5 . Al Jarreau (London 1984) 6 . Roof Garden (Official Video) 7 . Jazz Day (2013) 8 . TEACH ME TONIGHT Track Listing : 1.Closer To Your Love (Tom…

Barbra Streisand releases her twenty-sixth album : ‘Back to Broadway’ (1993)

Barbra Streisand's 'Back to Broadway' is her twenty-sixth studio album (and her second collection of Broadway musicals songs) released on June 29, 1993 by Columbia.1 . Streisand Concert 1993 Live Jay Leno Track Listing : 1.Some Enchanted Evening (Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) - 03:52 . 2.Everybody Says Don'T (Stephen Sondheim) - 02:34 . 3.The Music Of The Night (Andrew Lloyd Webber,…

Warner Bros. publish Al Jarreau’s live album : ‘Look to the Rainbow’ (1977)

Al Jarreau's 'Look to the Rainbow' is a live album recorded in Europe and released on May 27, 1977 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Letter Perfect (Al Jarreau) - 05:16 . 2.Rainbow In Your Eyes (Leon Russell) - 06:17 . 3.One Good Turn (Al Jarreau) - 06:30 . 4.Could You Believe (Al Jarreau) - 06:49 . 5.Burst In With The Dawn (Al Jarreau) - 07:24 . 6.Better Than Anything (Bill Loughborough, David…

Chaka Khan releases ‘What Cha’ Gonna Do for Me,’ her third album produced by Arif Mardin (1981)

Chaka Khan's 'What Cha' Gonna Do for Me' is her third solo album produced by Arif Mardin and released on April 15, 1981 y Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.We Can Work It Out (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:43 . 2.What Cha' Gonna Do For Me (Ned Doheny, Hamish Stuart) - 03:54 . 3.I Know You, I Live You (Chaka Khan, Arif Mardin) - 04:29 . 4.Any Old Sunday (Andy Fraser, Danny Ironstone, Linda Mccrary,…

Jazz Masters All Stars are at Jazzwoche Burghausen (2013)

March 14, 2013 - the Jazz Masters All Stars - that is Nathan Davis (s), Benny Golson (ts), Claus Reichstaller (tp, flg), Jon Faddis (tp), George Cables (p), Abraham Laboriel (b) and Dennis Mackrel (d) - are at Jazzwoche Burghausen in Wackerhalle, Germany

Quincy Jones releases ‘The Dude’ featuring ‘Ai No Corrida’ and James Ingram (1981)

Quincy Jones' 'The Dude' is a studio album featuring James Ingram's debut and released in March 1981 by A&M.Track Listing : 1.Ai No Corrida (Chaz Jankel, Kenny Young) - 01:43 . 2.The Dude Rod (Temperton, Patti Austin) - 04:16 . 3.Just Once (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) - 03:28 . 4.Betcha Wouldn'T Hurt Me (Stevie Wonder, Stephanie Andrews) - 03:06 . 5.Somethin' Special (Rod Temperton) - 06:06 .…

MCA Records publish Larry Carlton’s live album : ‘Last Nite’ (1986)

Larry Carlton's 'Last Nite' is a live album recorded in 1985 at The Baked Potato In North Hollywood and released on February 17, 1986 by MCA RecordsTrack Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) - 07:57 . 2.Don'T Give It Up (Larry Carlton) - 05:32 . 3.The B.P. Blues (Larry Carlton) - 07:53 . 4.All Blues (Miles Davis)- 08:18 . 5.Last Nite (Larry Carlton) - 07:57 . 6.Emotions Wound Us So (Larry Carlton) -…

Happy Birthday Benny Golson. ‘Along Came Benny’

This day (January 25, 1929), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Benny Golson,an American bebop & hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist.Tracklist : Take The A Train (2009) . Killer Joe (2009) . Interview & Live. . Milt Jackson & Benny Golson & Art Farmer & NHØP - Blues for Diahann (1997) . Freddie Hubbard & Stablemates (1989) . w/ Alan Branscombe, Dave Goldberg, Tubby Hayes -…

Happy Birthday Lee Ritenour. ‘Captain Lee’

This day (January 11, 1952), in Los Angeles, California, is born Lee Ritenour, an American jazz guitarist.Tracklist : w/ Dave Grusin - KNKX Studio Session (2019) . Stone Flower (2018) . w/ Dave Grusin - Amager Bio (2017) . A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That (2016) . Rio Funk (2015) . w/ Friends - @ Jarasum Jazz Festival (2013) . w/ Dave Grusin - Minden Jazz Club ( 2012 = . w/ Mike…

Michael Jackson releases his eighth album : ‘Dangerous’ featuring ‘Black or White,’ ‘Remember the Time,’ ‘In the Closet’ and ‘Jam’ (1991)

Michael Jackson's 'Dangerous' is his eighth studio album released on November 26, 1991 and featuring the hits 'Black or White,' 'Remember the Time,' 'In the Closet,' 'Jam' and more by Epic Records.Track Listing : 1.Jam (Michael Jackson, René Moore, Bruce Swedien, Teddy Riley) - 05:39 . 2.Why You Wanna Trip On Me (Teddy Riley, Bernard Belle) - 05:25 . 3.In The Closet (Michael Jackson, Teddy Riley)…

RSO publish ‘Saturday Night Fever’ the soundtrack album from the eponymous film (1977)

'Saturday Night Fever' is the soundtrack album from the eponymous film featuring 'How Deep Is Your Love,' 'Stayin' Alive' and 'Night Fever' by the Bee Gees and released on November 15, 1977 by RSO / PolydorTrack Listing : 1.Stayin' Alive (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) - 04:45 . 2.How Deep Is Your Love (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) - 04:05 . 3.Night Fever (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb,…

Feliz Cumpleaños Arturo Sandoval. ‘Feliz Birthday Arturo’

This day (November 6, 1949), in Artemisa, Cuba, is born Arturo Sandoval, a jazz trumpeter and pianist.Digest Tracklist : Funky Cha-Cha (2020) . El Trato (2019) . w/ Prince Royce – Don´t You Worry ‘Bout A Thing (2018) . Peanut Vendor (2017) . Seven Steps to Heaven (2016) . Funky Cha-Cha (2015) . Things To Come (2012) . w/ Jonny May – Jam At Disneyland July 14,2011 . From The Bottom Of My Heart .…

Bryan Ferry releases his seventh solo album : ‘Bête Noire’ featuring ‘Kiss and Tell’ (1987)

Bryan Ferry's 'Bête Noire' is his seventh solo studio album released on November 2, 1987 by Virgin / E.G.Track Listing : 1.Limbo (Bryan Ferry, Patrick Leonard) - 05:00 . 2.Kiss And Tell (Bryan Ferry) - 04:57 . 3.New Town (Bryan Ferry) - 04:50 . 4.Day For Night (Bryan Ferry, Patrick Leonard) - 05:35 . 5.Zamba (Bryan Ferry, Patrick Leonard) - 03:00 . 6.The Right Stuff (Bryan Ferry, Johnny Marr) -…

Geffen publish Robbie Robertson’s eponymous solo debut album (1987)

'Robbie Robertson' is his eponymous solo debut album co-produced with Daniel Lanois and released on October 27, 1987 by Geffen.Track Listing : 1.Fallen Angel (Robbie Robertson, Martin Page) - 05:52 . 2.Showdown At Big Sky (Robbie Robertson) - 04:43 . 3.Broken Arrow (Robbie Robertson) - 05:17 . 4.Sweet Fire Of Love (Robbie Robertson, U2) - 05:08 . 5.American Roulette (Robbie Robertson) - 04:46 .…

Concord publish ‘Givin’ It Up’ by Al Jarreau and George Benson (2006)

'Givin' It Up' by Al Jarreau & George Benson is their first collaboration album, released on October 24, 2006 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Breezin' (Bobby Womack, Al Jarreau) - 05:40 . 2.Mornin' (Al Jarreau, David Foster, Jay Graydon) - 05:02 . 3.'Long Come Tutu (Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau) - 06:37 . 4.God Bless The Child (Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog, Jr.) - 03:40 . 5.Summer Breeze (Jim…

Lionel Richie releases his second solo album : ‘Can’t Slow Down’ featuring ‘All night long’ and ‘Hello’ (1983)

Lionel Richie's 'Can't Slow Down' is his second solo album released on October 11, 1983 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Can'T Slow Down (David Cochrane, Lionel Richie) – 04:43 . 2.All Night Long (All Night) (Lionel Richie) – 06:25 . 3.Penny Lover (Brenda Harvey Richie, Lionel Richie) – 05:35 . 4.Stuck On You (Lionel Richie) – 03:15 . 5.Love Will Find A Way (Greg Phillinganes, Lionel Richie) – 06:16 .…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-third album : ‘Emotion’ (1984)

Barbra Streisand's 'Emotion' is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) - 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He'S Mine (Kim Carnes ) - 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) - 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) - 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman) - 07:13 . 6.Heart…

Happy Birthday Patrice Rushen. ‘Miss Patrice’

This Day (September 30, 1954), in Los Angeles, is born Patrice Rushen, a R&B and jazz vocalist, composer and pianist.Digest Tracklist : Bossa Nova . HavenT You Heard (Indigo2 London Uk 29-07-2011) . I Need Your Love . w/ Karen Briggs . Piano Solo (88 Montreux Jazz Festival) . Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra . Forget Me Nots ( Thornton Winery) . Number One (Indigo2 London Uk…

Columbia publish Leonard Cohen’s sixth album : ‘Recent Songs’ (1979)

Leonard Cohen's 'Recent Songs' is his sixth studio album released on September 27, 1979 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Guests (Leonard Cohen) - 06:40 . 2.Humbled In Love (Leonard Cohen) - 05:15 . 3.The Window (Leonard Cohen) - 05:56 . 4.Came So Far For Beauty (Leonard Cohen, John Lissauer) - 04:04 . 5.The Lost Canadian (Un Canadien Errant) (Traditional, Antoine Gérin-Lajoie) - 04:42 . 6.The…

Motown publish The Temptations’s ‘For Lovers Only,’ their final album with Melvin Franklin (1995)

The Temptations's 'For Lovers Only' is an album (featuring the final recordings of Melvin Franklin) released on September 26, 1995 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Some Enchanted Evening (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 05:28 . 2.I'Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) - 05:49 . 3.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 04:44 . 4.Night And Day (Cole Porter) - 03:53 .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Abraça Jobim,’ an album of Antonio Carlos Jobim’s songs (1980)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella Abraça Jobim' is a studio album devoted to the songs of Antonio Carlos Jobim and recorded on September 17–19, 1980 and March 18–20, 1981.Track listing : . 1.Somewhere in the Hills (Favela) (Vinícius de Moraes, Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:56 . 2.The Girl from Ipanema (Vinícius de Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:50 . 3.Dindi (Ray Gilbert,…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 . 4.Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:59 . 5.Fever (Eddie Cooley,…

Wintertime (2)

From 'Stessa Spiaggia. Stesso Mare' to 'Sunny' , we have mixed 17 'Jazz, Latin & Reggae' tunes around the theme of 'Winter (Warm Side)'. It has Earl Klugh, Marcos Valle, Mel Tormé, Mina and many more.