Archie Shepp records ‘Fire Music,’ an album Impulse! (1965)

Archie Shepp's 'Fire Music' is a studio album recorded on February 16 and March 9, 1965 and released the same year 1965 by Impulse!.

1 . Hambone / Revolution (Chivas Jazz Festival, 2001)

2 . Hambone (w/ Steve Mccraven)

Archie Shepp - Fire Music

Track Listing : 1.Hambone (Archie Shepp) - 12:29 . 2.Los Olvidados (Archie Shepp) - 08:54 . 3.Malcolm, Malcolm Semper Malcolm (Archie Shepp) - 04:48 . 4.Prelude To A Kiss (Duke Ellington, Irving Gordon, Irving Mills) - 04:50 . 5.The Girl From Ipanema (Vinicius Demoraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 08:36

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Musicians : Archie Shepp - Tenor Saxophone . Ted Curson- Trumpet . Joseph Orange - Trombone . Marion Brown - Alto Saxophone . Reggie Johnson - Double Bass Except (3) . Joe

Archie Shepp begins the recording of ‘Attica Blues,’ an album for Impulse! (1972)

Archie Shepp

's 'Attica Blues' is an album (in direct reference to the Attica Prison riots) recorded on January 24–26, 1972 at A&R Recording, NYC and released the same year by Impulse!

1 . Blues For Brother G. Jackson (w/ Attica Blues Big Band)

Track Listing : 1.Attica Blues (Archie Shepp, Beaver Harris) - 04:49 . 2.Invocation: Attica Blues (Archie Shepp, Beaver Harris) - 00:18 . 3.Steam, Part 1 (Archie Shepp) - 5:08 . 4.Invocation To Mr. Parker (Archie Shepp, Bart Gray) - 03:17 . 5.Steam, Part 2 (Archie Shepp) - 5:10 . 6.Blues For Brother George Jackson (Archie Shepp) - 4:00 . 7.Invocation: Ballad For A Child (Beaver Harris) - 00:30 . 8.Ballad For A Child (Archie Shepp, Beaver Harris) - 03:37 . 9.Good-Bye Sweet Pops (Cal Massey) - 04:23 . 10.Quiet Dawn (Cal Massey) - 06:12

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Archie Shepp records ‘The Cry of My People’ for Impulse! (1972)

Archie Shepp's 'The Cry of My People' is an album recorded on September 25–27, 1972, with gospel singers, big bands, quintets, sextets and chamber orchestras and released the same year by Impulse!.

1 . Cry Of My People (w/ Attica Blues Big Band)

Track Listing : 1.Rest Enough (Song To Mother) (Archie Shepp) - 04:41 . 2.A Prayer (Cal Massey) - 06:29 . 3.All God'S Children Got A Home In The Universe (Archie Shepp) - 02:58 . 4.The Lady (Bob Ford) (Archie Shepp) - 05:31 . 5.The Cry Of My People (Cal Massey) - 05:45 . 6.African Drum Suite, Part 1 (Beaver Harris) - 00:35 . 7.African Drum Suite, Part 2 (Beaver Harris) - 07:34 . 8.Come Sunday (Duke Ellington) - 09:30

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Musicians : Archie Shepp - Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor) . Ron Carter- Bass . James

Archie Shepp records ‘Four for Trane,’ an album produced by John Coltrane and Bob Thiele (1964)

Archie Shepp's 'Four for Trane' is a studio album recorded on August 10, 1964 and co-produced by John Coltrane and released the same year by Impulse!.

Track Listing : 1.Syeeda'S Song Flute (John Coltrane) - 08:30 . 2.Mr. Syms (John Coltrane) - 07:41 . 3.Cousin Mary (John Coltrane) - 07:14 . 4.Naima (John Coltrane) - 07:09 . 5.Rufus (Swung His Face At Last To The Wind, Then His Neck Snapped) (Archie Shepp) - 06:24

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Musicians : Archie Shepp – Tenor Saxophone . Charles Moffett – Drums . Roswell Rudd – Trombone, Arrangements . Alan Shorter – Flugelhorn . John Tchicai – Alto Saxophone . Reggie Workman – Double Bass

Production : Produced By John Coltrane, Bob Thiele Rudy Van Gelder - Engineer

Package : Robert Flynn - Cover Design . Hollis

Archie Shepp brings a big band to ‘Jazz in Marciac’ (2015)

August 9, 2015 - Archie Shepp plus his big band - that is Olivier Chaussade (s), Virgile Lefebvre (s), François Théberge (s, fl), Jean-Philippe Scali (s), Izidor Leitinger (tp), Olivier Miconi (tp), Christophe Leloil (tp), Sébastien Llado (tb), Michaël Ballue (tb), Romain Morello (tb), Pierre Durand (g), Amina Claudine Myers (p, voc), Tom Mc Clung (p), Darryl Hall (b), Famoudou Don Moye (d) and Marion Rampal (voc) will share the stage at "Jazz in Marciac," France

John Coltrane and Archie Shepp record together’New Thing at Newport’ at the Newport Jazz Festival (1965)

'New Thing at Newport' by John Coltrane & Archie Shepp is a live album recorded on July 2, 1965 at the Newport Jazz Festival and released the same year by Impulse!..

Track Listing : 1.Spoken Introduction To John Coltrane'S Set By Father Norman O'Connor - 01:08 . 2.One Down One Up (John Coltrane) - 12:42 . 3.My Favorite Things(Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 15:14 . 4.Spoken Conclusion To John Coltrane'S Set By Father Norman O'Connor . 5.Spoken Introduction To Archie Shepp'S Set By Billy Taylor - 01:41 . 6.Gingerbread, Gingerbread Boy (Archie Shepp) - 10:26 . 7.Call Me By My Rightful Name (Archie Shepp) - 06:38 . 8.Scag (Archie Shepp) - 03:19 . 9.Rufus (Swung His Face At Last To The Wind, Then His Neck Snapped) (Archie Shepp) - 05:17 . 10.Le Matin Des Noire (Archie Shepp) - 08:20

John Coltrane records ‘Ascension’ with Mccoy Tyner, Elvin Jones, Freddie Hubbard, Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp et al (1966)

John Coltrane's 'Ascension' is an album of continuous performance without breaks recorded on June 28, 1965 and released in February 1966 by Impulse!

Track Listing : 1.Edition I/Ascension

(John Coltrane) – 38:30 . 2.Edition Ii/Ascension (John Coltrane) – 40:49
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Musicians : John Coltrane - Tenor Saxophone . Mccoy Tyner - Piano . Jimmy Garrison - Bass . Elvin Jones - Drums . Freddie Hubbard - Trumpet . Dewey Johnson - Trumpet . Marion Brown - Alto Saxophone . John Tchicai - Alto Saxophone . Pharoah Sanders - Tenor Saxophone . Archie Shepp - Tenor Saxophone . Art Davis - Bass

Production : Produced By Bob Thiele . Rudy Van Gelder - Engineer

Package : Robert Flynn - Cover Design . Hollis King - Art Direction . Joe Lebow - Liner Design .

Happy Birthday Archie Shepp. ‘Good Shepp’

This day (May 24, 1937), in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is born Archie Shepp, an African-American jazz saxophonist.

Tracklist :

1 . & Chucho Valdes Afro-cuban project – Yansa (2011)

2 . Live In Paris (2009)

3 . Live In Venice (2002)

4 . & Ben Sidran – Willow Weep For Me

5 . Mama Rose (1978)

Tracklist :

Attica Blues . Blues For Brother George Jackson . Invocation To Mr. Parker . Ballad For A Child . Quiet Dawn . Naima . Hambone . Mama Too Tight . Blase . I Got It Bad 'And That Ain't Good) .

Recorded on February 16 and March 9, 1965, Fire Music is a studio album by Archie Shepp. >>

Recorded on August 10, 1964, Four for Trane is a studio album by Archie Shepp and co-produced by John Coltrane. >>

New Thing at Newport by John Coltrane & Archie Sheppis a live album recorded on July 2, 1965 at

This week In Jazz Legends 04/52

Wes Montgomery, Benny Golson, Freddie Hubbard, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Joe Lovano, Archie Shepp, Hugh Masekela & Jabu Nkosi, Sonny Rollins, Lenny White, Michael Brecker, SFJazz Collective, Chick Corea & Gary Burton

This week In Jazz Legends 41/52

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, Chucho Valdes, Archie Shepp, Max Roach, Abdullah Ibrahim, James Blood Ulmer, Sam Rivers

This week In Jazz Legends 36/52

Herbie Hancock, Larry Coryell, Gary Burton, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Ahmad Jamal, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, George Duke, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn, Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Weather Report, Archie Shepp, Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson

This week In Jazz Legends 21/52

Christian Scott, Quintet, Bob James, David Sanborn, George Benson, Southside Aces, Evan Christopher, Irvin Mayfield, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Lou Donaldson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Camilo, Tomatito, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ben Sidran, Archie Shepp

We remember Horace Parlan. ‘Movin’ & Horacin”

This day (February 23, 2017), in Korsor, Denmark, died Horace Parlan,an American hard bop and post-bop piano player.

Tracklist :

1 . Love And Peace (2000)

2 . Love And Peace (2011)

3 . w/. Peter Almqvist Trio - I'M Old Fashioned

4 . Archie Shepp Quartet - Live in Sttugart (1990)

5 . w/ Benny Carter - When Lights Are Low (1985)

Tracklist :

Congalegra . Wadin' . Us Three . Up and Down . Up in Cynthia's Room . On Green Dolphin Street . Come Rain or Come Shine . Home Is Africa . Stella by Starlight . Love and Peace .

Wikipedia : This day (February 23, 2017), in Korsor, Denmark, died Horace Parlan

,an American hard bop and post-bop piano player.

Horace Parlan

- Legendary Jazz Pianist : Pianist and composer Horace Parlanover his 50 year career has recorded 30 albums as a leader and has been a…

Feliz Cumpleaños Chucho Valdés. ‘Qui Va Chucho Va Piano’

This day (October 9, 1941), in Quivicán, Cuba, is born Chucho Valdés, a Cuban pianist, bandleader and founder of Irakere.

Tracklist :

1 . Jazz Batá 2 (2019)

2 . El Gueije (2018)

3 . w/Kenny Garrett – Chucho’s Step (2017)

4 . w/ Paquito D’Rivera – en la Casa Blanca (2016)

5 . Lorena’s Tango (2015)

6 . w/ Buica – Siboney, My One And Only Love, Santa Cruz (2014)

7 . w/ Bebo Valdes- La Comparsa Calle 54 (2013)

8 . w/ Archie Shepp – Mambo influenciado (2011)

9 . El Manicero

10 . w/ Archie Shepp Afro-Cuban Project – Yansa (2011)

11 . w/ Paquito D’Rivera /Guajira Para Bebo (2008)

12 . Tumbao (2004)

13 . Live In Cuba (1998)

14 . Mambo Influenciado

15 . w/ Irakere – Live In Puerto Rico

Chucho Valdes Top 10 :

Danzón . Paraules D’amor . Mambo Influenciado . Nanu . La Comparsa . Embraceable You .

Playing Coltrane

Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts, Branford Marsalis, Raul de Souza, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Wes Montgomery, Carlos Santana, John McLaughlin, Pat Metheny, etc

Chucho Valdés releases ‘Chucho’s Steps’ recorded with the Afro-Cuban Messengers (2010)

Chucho Valdés' 'Chucho's Steps' is an album recorded with the Afro-Cuban Messengers and released on August 31, 2010 by Four Quarters.

1 . Mambo (w/ Joe Zawinul

2 . Danzón (w/ Carlos Miyares & The Afro Cuban Messengers

3 . Afro-Cuban Project / Yansa (w/ Archie Shepp

4 . New Album 2010: The Making Of part 1

5 . New Album 2010: The Making Of part 2

Track listing : 1.Zawinul's Mambo (Chucho Valdés) - 11:22 . 2.Danzón (Chucho Valdés) - 09:08 . 3.Both Sides (Chucho Valdés) - 08:55 . 4.Begin to Be Good (Chucho Valdés) - 05:14 . 5.New Orleans (Chucho Valdés) - 04:43 . 6.Yansá (Chucho Valdés) - 07:50 . 7.Julián (Chucho Valdés) - 07:54 . 8.Chucho's Steps (Chucho Valdés) - 10:51 .

Musicians : Chucho Valdés- Piano . Yaroldy Abreu Robles - Percussion, Choir . Lazaro Rivero Alarcón - Bass, Choir .

Last week In Visual Artists 25

Anders Petersen, Andy Baybutt, Francis Lawrence, Michael Muller . Ruby Mazur, Sam Brown, Spike Lee, Iain McKell, John Ricard, Rocky Schenck, Thom Zimny, Timothy Fielding. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 246 Posts we published last week.

Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!

Tracklist

1 . Anders Petersen . Retrospektive (by Marta Herford)

Lifted from : "Rain Dogs" Tom Waits' ninth album

2 . Andy Baybutt . The Band Aid Story (by Andy Baybutt)

Lifted from : "Urban Hymns" The Verve's third album

3 . Francis Lawrence . The interview . Red Sparrow Trailer (by Christian Dior . Trailer City)

Lifted from : "Beautiful Garbage" Garbage's third album

4 . Michael Muller . Behind the Scenes with Alex Honnold (by Outside)

Lifted from : "Libra" Toni Braxton

Last week In Visual Artists 12

Charles Burns, Bob Dylan, Floria Sigismondi, Jake Nava, Herb Ritts , Hype Williams, Walter Stern, Storm Thorgerson, Alton Kelley & Stanley Mouse, Herman Leonard, Chuck Stewart, . They are the 11 Visual Artists selected among the 236 Posts we published last week.

Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!

Tracklist

1 . Charles Burns - Peur(s) du noir (by Prima Linea)

Lifted from : "Brick by Brick" Iggy Pop's tenth studio album

2 . Bob Dylan - The Art of Bob Dylan (by Vic Stefanu - World Travels and Adventures)

Lifted from : "Music from Big Pink" The Band's debut album

3 . Floria Sigismondi - How To Make A Music Video (by School of Doodle)

Lifted from : "The Cure" eponymous twelfth studio album

4 . Jake Nava - BTS (by Beyoncé)

Lifted from : "Afrodisiac" Brandy's fourth

Americans in Paris

From 'Made You Love Paris' to 'Florence Sur Les Champs-Elysees' , we have mixed 20 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'American Jazzmen in (and about) Paris'. It has Mary Lou Williams, Duke Ellington, The Ray Draper Quintet, Cal Tjader and many more.

Jazzin’Around The Nearness of You

Starting and ending with Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington's composition 'The nearness of you', we have mixed 18 'Old Fashion and Mellow Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington'. It has Vanya Borges, Mary Stallings, Peggy Lee, Archie Shepp and many more.

Between Night And Day

From 'Somewhere In The Night' to 'Summer Night Night And Day' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz Old and New' tunes around the theme of 'Night And …. Day'. It has Chick Corea, Jack Teagarden, Jane Monheit, Keely Smith and many more.