“The Five Faces of Jazz” are on display at Newport Jazz (1967)

August 10, 1967 - "The Five Faces of Jazz" gathers the Herbie Mann Quintet - that is Herbie Mann (fl), Roy Ayers (vb), Chick Anemian (oud), Reggie Workman (b) and Bruno Carr (d) plus Babatunde Olatunji (perc) - , the Luiz Henrique Trio - that is Luis Enrique (g, voc), Don Payne (b) and Don McDonald (d)- and the Gabor Szabo Quintet - that is Gabor Szabo (g), Louis Stewart (g), Louis Kabok (b),…

Santana begin the recording of ‘Live at the Fillmore 1968’ for Columbia (1968)

Santana's 'Live at the Fillmore 1968' is a live album recorded between December 19 and 22, 1968 and released on March 11, 1997 By Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Jingo (Babatunde Olatunji) - 09:38 . 2.Persuasion (Gregg Rolie) - 07:05 . 3.Treat (Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie, David Brown) - 09:37 . 4.Chunk A Funk (Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie) - 05:58 . 5.Fried Neckbones (Willie Bobo, William Correa,…

Happy Birthday Roy Ayers. ‘Everybody Loves Roy’

This day (September 10, 1940), in Los Angeles, California, is born Roy Ayersa composer and vibraphone player, he began his career in post-bop jazz, helped pioneer jazz-funk in the 1970s and ventured into house and hip-hop during the 2000s and 2010s.Digest Tracklist : Searching (2018) . Red, Black & Green (2017) . Ubiquity (2016) . Sweet Tears (2014) . Everybody Loves The Sunshine . Battle Of…

Columbia release ‘Santana,’ their self-titled debut album featuring ‘Jingo’ and ‘Evil Ways’ (1969)

'Santana' is their debut studio album released in August 1969 by Columbia.Track listing : 1.Waiting (Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie, José "Chepito" Areas, David Brown, Michael Carabello, Michael Shrieve) – 04:07 . 2.Evil Ways (Clarence "Sonny" Henry) – 03:58 . 3.Shades of Time (Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie) – 03:13 . 4.Savor (Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie, José "Chepito" Areas, David Brown, Michael…