Art Blakey records ‘Caravan,’ an album with the Jazz Messengers (1962)

Art Blakey's 'Caravan' is a studio album recorded on October 23 & 24, 1962 with the Jazz Messengers and released in February 1963 by Riverside.Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Juan Tizol) - 09:46 . 2.Sweet 'N' Sour (Wayne Shorter) - 05:30 . 3.In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning (David Mann, Bob Hilliard) - 04:05 . 4.This Is For Albert (Wayne Shorter) - 08:20 . 5.Skylark (Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny…

Santana release their fourth album : ‘Caravanserai’ (1972)

Santana's 'Caravanserai' is their fourth studio album co-produced By Carlos Santana & Mike Shrieve and released on October 11, 1972 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Eternal Caravan Of Reincarnation (Tom Rutley, Neal Schon, Michael Shrieve) – 04:28 . 2.Waves Within (Doug Rauch, Greg Rolie, Carlos Santana) – 03:54 . 3.Look Up (To See What'S Coming Down) (Doug Rauch, Greg Rolie, Carlos Santana) –…

Caravaning

From 'Caravan' to 'Midnight At The Oasis' , we have mixed 15 'Jazz, Latin and Arabic Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Deserts, Palmtreeese and Caravans'. It has Charlie Barnet, Hamid Baroudi, Barb Jungr, Celia Cruz Con La Sonora Matancera and many more.

Santana record in Japan, a triple live album to be released as ‘Lotus’ (1973)

Santana's 'Lotus' is a live album recorded on July 3 & 4, 1973 in Japan and released as a triple vinyl in May 1974 by Columbia.1 . Incident At Neshabur (8/18/1970, Tanglewood) 2 . LIGHT OF LIFE, SE ACABO (CASTILLOS DE ARENA) Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Gregg Rolie) - 03:23 . 2.A-1 Funk (José Chepitó Areas / Tom Coster, Richard Kermode, Armando Peraza, Doug Rauch, Carlos Santana, Santana,…

We remember Herbie Mann. ‘Mann On The Flute’

This day (July 1, 2003), in Santa Fe, New Mexico, died Herbert Jay Solomon a.k.a Herbie Mann, an American jazz flutist Tracklist : 1 . w/ Dave Valentin & Tito Puente – Jungle Fantasy 2 . Sunny (1994) 3 . Keep The Spirits Singing (1990) 4 . Memphis Underground (1989) Tracklist : MEMPHIS UNDERGROUND . Comin' Home Baby . Push Push . New Orleans . One Note Samba . Cajun Moon . Caravan . St.…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song book’ with the Duke Ellington Orchestra (1957)

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song book' is a studio album recorded with the Duke Ellington Orchestra on June 25 and October 17, 1957 and released the same year By Verve Records.1 . Côte d'Azur - I 2 . Côte d'Azur - II 3 . w/ Duke Ellington (1968) 4 . I'm Just a Lucky So-and-So 5 . sings In a Mellow Tone (w/ Oscar Peterson) 6 . It Don't Mean a thing (1974) 7 . Just a sittin…

James Brown starts the recording of ‘Live At The Apollo, Volume II’ (1967)

James Brown's 'Live At The Apollo, Volume II' is a live double album (follow-up to his 1963 'Live at the Apollo') recorded on June 24–25, 1967 and released in August 1968 by King.1 . Cold Sweat (Apollo Theater, March 1968) 2 . Kansas City (Apollo Theater, March 1968) Track Listing : 1.Introduction To The James Brown Show (James Brown) - 00:31 . 2.Think (Lowman Pauling) - 02:55 . 3.I Wanna Be…

Feliz Aniversário Chico Buarque. ‘O Grande Chico’

This day (June 19, 1944 ), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Francisco Buarque de Hollanda a.k.a Chico Buarque, a singer, guitarist, composer.Tracklist : 1 . Caravanas Ao Vivo (2018) 2 . Desaforos (2018) 3 . w/ Clara Buarque - Dueto (2017) 4 . Anos Dourados (2012) 5 . w/ Maria Bethânia - Sem Fantasia 6 . w/ Milton Nascimento - O Que Sera (1987) 7 . O Meu Amor 8 . w/ João Bosco - Bom tempo 9…

Art Blakey records ‘Ugetsu’ with the Jazz Messengers featuring Wayne Shorter and Freddie Hubbard (1963)

'Ugetsu' by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers is a live album featuring Wayne Shorter and Freddie Hubbard, recorded on June 16, 1963 at Birdland in New-York and released In October 1963 by Riverside.1 . One By One 2 . On The Ginza (w/ JOHN GILMORE) Track Listing : 1.One By One (Wayne Shorter) - 06:18 . 2.Ugetsu (Cedar Walton) - 11:03 . 3.Time Off (Curtis Fuller) - 04:56 . 4.Ping-Pong (Wayne…

Santana release ‘Supernatural,’ their seventeenth album featuring ‘Maria, Maria’ (1999)

Santana's 'Supernatural' feat. 'Maria, Maria' is their seventeenth (and most successful ) album released on June 14, 1999 by Arista.1 . Supernatural (Da Le) Yaleo Live 2 . Love of My Life (w/ Dave Matthews) 3 . Everlast & Put Your Lights On (Live) 4 . Africa Bamba (Official Video) 5 . Africa bamba (Viña del mar 2009) 6 . Do u like the way (w/ Laurynn Hill, Cee lo= 7 . Maria Maria (w/ The…

Blue Note publish Cassandra Wilson’s ‘Loverly’ (2008)

Cassandra Wilson's 'Loverly' is an album produced by herself and released on June 10, 2008 by Blue Note.1 . Loverly 2 . Caravan 3 . 'Til There Was You 4 . St. James Infirmary 5 . Dust my broom 6 . Sleepin' bee Track Listing : 1.Lover, Come Back To Me (Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 04:16 . 2.A Day In The Life Of A Foo' (Luiz Bonfá, Antonio Maria) - 04:58 . 3.Wouldn'T It Be Loverly…

Wynton Marsalis starts the recording of ‘Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1’ with Marcus Roberts on Piano (1986)

Wynton Marsalis' 'Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1' is an album recorded on May 29 and September 25, 1986 by Cbs/Columbia.1 . visit to CHICAGO HIGH SCHOOL (Michelle Obama's alma mater, 1986 ) 2 . Cherokee (8/19/1989, Newport Jazz Festival) 3 . The New Orleans Function (8/19/1989, Newport Jazz Festival) Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Juan Tizol) - 08:18 . 2.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E.Y. "Yip"…

Happy Birthday Gonzalo Rubalcaba. ‘Rubalcaba De Cuba’

This day (May 27, 1963), in Havana, Cuba, is born Gonzalo Rubalcaba, a Grammy Award-winning Cuban jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Joy, Joie (2019) . Gitaneria (2018) . w/ Anna Maria Jopek - Twe Usta Klamia (2017) . Volcan Trio (2016) . Joao (2014) . Supernova (2012) . Promenade (1999) . Agua De Beber (1995) . Giant Steps (1992) . & Chick Corea – Inprovisation (1991) . Autumn…

We Remember Duke Ellington. ‘Le Duke’

This day (May 24, 1974), in New York City, died Edward Kennedy Ellington a.k.a Duke Ellington, an American composer, pianist and big-band leader.Digest Tracklist : Take The A Train . La Plus Belle Africaine (1969) . Duke Ellington Orchestra - Prologue To The Black And Tan Fantasy/ Creole Love Call/ The Mooche (1966) . On The Fringe Of The Jungle (1967) . & Ella Fitzgerald - Lush Life (1965)…

We Remember Hank Jones. ‘So Long Mr. Jones’

This day (May 16, 2010), in Manhattan, New York, died Hank Jones, an American jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Round Midnight (2010) . Nica’S Dream (2008) . w/ Joe Lovano – Monk’S Mood (2006) . Recordame (1993) . w/ John Lewis - All The Things You Are . w/ Lester Young Septet, Ella Fitzgerald – Blues For Greasy (1950) . Hank Jones Trio (1950) . Tracklist : ‘Round Midnight . Blue Monk…

Parlophone publish Blur’s seventh album : ‘Think Tank’ with a cover by Bansky (2003)

Blur's 'Think Tank' is their seventh studio album co-produced with Ben Hillier, Norman Cook & William Orbit and released on May 5, 2003 by Parlophone.Track Listing : 1.Ambulance (Damon Albarn, Alex James, Dave Rowntree) - 05:09 . 2.Out Of Time (Damon Albarn, Alex James, Dave Rowntree) - 03:52 . 3.Crazy Beat (Damon Albarn, Alex James, Dave Rowntree) - 03:15 . 4.Good Song (Damon Albarn, Alex…

Ella Fitzgerad records ‘Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert’ produced by Norman Granz (1958)

Ella Fitzgerad's 'Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert' is a live album recorded on April 25, 1958 with a trio led by Lou Levy and released in 1988 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Blues (W.C. Handy) - 05:57 . 2.These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You) (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey) - 03:28 . 3.Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don'T Tease Me) (Duke Ellington, Lee Gaines) - 03:05 . 4.Angel…

Modern Jazz Quartet record their ‘European Concert’ album in Sweden (1960)

Modern Jazz Quartet's 'European Concert' is a live album recorded on April 11, 12 & 13, 1960 in Sweden and released In 1962 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Django (John Lewis) - 05:32 . 2.Bluesology (Milt Jackson) - 04:39 . 3.I Should Care (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 05:33 . 4.La Ronde (John Lewis) - 03:07 . 5.I Remember Clifford (Benny Golson, Jon Hendricks) - 05:15 .…

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/ Chick Corea (Blue note NYC 2016) . Way Back Home (2015) . w/ Buddy Rich Big Band - Unknown . w/ James Taylor - Your Smiling Face (2012) . w/ Friends - Caravan…

Courtney Barnett releases her debut album : ‘Sometimes I Sit And Think And Sometimes I Just Sit’ (2015)

Courtney Barnett's 'Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit' is her debut studio album co-produced with Burke Reid and Dan Luscombe and released on March 20, 2015 by Marathon Artists / House Anxiety.Track Listing : 1.Elevator Operator (Courtney Barnett) - 03:14 . 2.Pedestrian At Best (Courtney Barnett) - 03:50 . 3.An Illustration Of Loneliness (Courtney Barnett) - 03:10 . 4.Small…

Michel Petrucciani records ‘Solo Live’ at  The ‘Alte Oper’ In Frankfurt (1997)

Michel Petrucciani's 'Solo Live' is a piano album recorded on February 27,1997 in Frankfurt and released in 1998 By Dreyfus.Track Listing : 1.Looking Up (Michel Petrucciani) - 04:24 . 2.Besame Mucho (Consuelo Velázquez) – 04:03 . 3.Rachid (Michel Petrucciani) - 02:22 . 4.Chloe Meets Gershwin (Michel Petrucciani) - 04:08 . 5.Home (Michel Petrucciani) - 03:40 . 6.Brazilian Like (Michel Petrucciani)…

Warner Bros. publish Van Morrison third album : ‘Moondance’ featuring ‘Into the Mystic’ (1970)

Van Morrison's 'Moondance' is his third studio album featuring 'Into the Mystic' and released on January 27, 1970 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.And It Stoned Me (Van Morrison) - 04:30 . 2.Moondance (Van Morrison) - 04:35 . 3.Crazy Love (Van Morrison) - 02:34 . 4.Caravan (Van Morrison) - 04:57 . 5.Into The Mystic (Van Morrison) - 03:25 . 6.Come Running (Van Morrison) - 02:30 . 7.These Dreams Of…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°96 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Alison Moyet, Terence Trent D'Arby, George Michael, Aretha Franklin, Renée . Renato, Waterfront, Lionel Richie, Climie Fisher, The Housemartins, Chicago, Prefab Sprout, Natalie Cole, Billy OceanThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (04/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Joe Lovano records ‘Quartets: Live at the Village Vanguard,’ a live album for Blue Note (1995)

Joe Lovano's 'Quartets: Live at the Village Vanguard' is a live album recorded on March 12, 1994 and January 22, 1995 and released in 1995 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Fort Worth (Joe Lovano) - 10:01 . 2.Birds Of Springtime Gone By (Joe Lovano) - 06:43 . 3.I Can'T Get Started (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin) - 08:32 . 4.Uprising (Joe Lovano) - 07:35 . 5.Sail Away (Tom Harrell) - 10:51 . 6.Blues Not…

As we wish Dave Matthews, a Happy Birthday, let us have a ‘Dave Matthews Band At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Dave Matthews a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Dave Matthews Band CREDITSPhoto : Julio EnriquezAudio : Crash into Me . So Much To Say . Two Step . Ants Marching . The Space Between . Satellite . #41 . Crush . Too Much . What Would You Say . Video : Crash Into Me . Dreamgirl . Two Step . Grace Is Gone . Ants Marching . Crush . You Might Die…

Hiromi Uehara records ‘Beyond Standard’ with her group Sonicbloom (2000)

Hiromi Uehara’s 'Beyond Standard' is an album recorded on January 9-12, 2008 with her group Sonicbloom and released on June 10, 2008 By Telarc Jazz.Track Listing : 1 : 1.Intro - 0:28 . 2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) - 07:29 . 3.Clair De Lune (Claude Debussy) - 07:25 . 4.Caravan (Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol) - 08:49) . 5.Ue Wo Muite Aruko (Hachidai…

We remember Michel Petrucciani. ‘Piano Giant’

This day (January 6, 1999), in New York City, died Michel Petrucciani, a French jazz pianist.Tracklist : September Second . Documentary (1997) . In a sentimental mood (1993) . w/ Jim Hall - Beautiful Love . w/ Roy Haynes & Gary Peacock - One for us (1988) . w/ Jim Hall - My Funny Valentine (1986) . I Just Say Hello . Tracklist : September Second . Looking Up . Brazillian Suite . Home .…

Joe Lovano records, with Michel Petrucciani, Dave Holland and Ed Blackwell ‘From the Soul’ for Blue Note (1991)

Joe Lovano's 'From the Soul' is an album recorded on December 28, 1991 with Michel Petrucciani, Dave Holland and Ed Blackwell and released in 1992 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Evolution (Joe Lovano) - 08:59 . 2.Portrait Of Jenny (Gordon Burdge, J. Russel Robinson) - 07:56 . 3.Lines And Spaces (Joe Lovano) - 06:20 . 4.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) -…

Dinah Washington records ‘The Swingin’ Miss D,’ an album arranged by Quincy Jones (1956)

Dinah Washington's 'The Swingin' Miss D' is a studio album arranged by Quincy Jones and recorded on December 4–6, 1956 and released in 1957 by Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.They Didn'T Believe Me (Jerome Kern, Herbert Reynolds) - 02:44 . 2.You'Re Crying (Leonard Feather, Quincy Jones) - 03:29 . 3.Makin' Whoopee (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 02:26 . 4.Ev'Ry Time We Say Goodbye (Cole Porter) - 02:27…

CBS publish Robert Wyatt’s debut solo album : ‘The End of an Ear’ (1970)

Robert Wyatt's 'The End of an Ear' is his debut solo album while he was still with Soft Machine, released on December 4, 1970 by Cbs.Track Listing : 1.Las Vegas Tango Part 1 (Repeat) (Gil Evans) - 8:13 . 2.To Mark Everywhere (Robert Wyatt) - 02:25 . 3.To Saintly Bridget (Robert Wyatt) - 02:21 . 4.To Oz Alien Daevyd And Gilly (Robert Wyatt) - 02:09 . 5.To Nick Everyone (Robert Wyatt) - 09:12 . 6.To…

Pablo Records tape ‘Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie,’ their eponymous album (1974)

'Oscar Peterson and Dizzy Gillespie' is an album recorded on November 28 & 29, 1974 and released in 1974 By Pablo.Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) - 07:02 . 2.Mozambique (Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson) - 07:08 . 3.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) - 07:25 . 4.Close Your Eyes (Bernice Petkere) - 05:26 . 5.Blues For Bird (Dizzy…

The Band record ‘The Last Waltz’ with Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Bob Dylan, Emmylou Harris, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison and more guests (1976)

The Band's 'The Last Waltz' is a triple live album recorded on November 25, 1976 at Winterland Arena, San Francisco and released on April 7, 1978 by Warner Bros. Records Track Listing : 1.Theme From The Last Waltz (Robbie Robertson) - 03:28 . 2.Up On Cripple Creek (Robbie Robertson) - 04:44 . 3.Who Do You Love? (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 04:16 . 4.Helpless (Neil Young) - 05:47 . 5.Stage Fright (Robbie…

Duke Ellington records the ’70th Birthday Concert’ album in Bristol, England (1969)

Duke Ellington's '70th Birthday Concert' is a live album recorded at Colston Hall In Bristol, England on November 25 and at Free Trade Hall In Manchester, England on November 26, 1969.Track Listing : 1.Kinda Dukish/Rockin' In Rhythm (Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Irving Mills) - 05:53 . 2.B.P. Blues (Duke Ellington) - 04:41 . 3.Take The A Train (Billy Strayhorn) - 05:48 . 4.Tootie For Cootie…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°272 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Natalie Cole, Peter Gabriel, Freddie Jackson, Eurythmics, Hanoi Rocks, Freeez, . Flock Of Seagulls, Blancmange, Inner City, George Michael, Isley Jasper Isley, Cliff Richard They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (47/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

Wes Montgomery records his twelfth album ‘Movin’ Wes’ for Verve (1964)

Wes Montgomery's 'Movin' Wes' is his twelfth (and his second to reach the charts) album recorded on November 11, 16, 1964 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) - 02:39 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) - 04:23 . 3.Movin' Wes, Pt. 1 (Wes Montgomery) - 03:31 . 4.Moça Flor (Durval Ferreira, Lula Freire) - 03:12 . 5.Matchmaker,…

Happy Birthday Wynton Marsalis. ‘Master Wynton’

This day (October 18, 1961), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter, composer and bandleaderDigest Tracklist : w/ JLCO Septet - Tiny Desk (Home) Concert (2021) . Amazing Grace (2020) . w/ Véronica Swift – Cherokee (2019) . w/ Ibrahim Maalouf @Jazz in Marciac (2018) . w/ Emile Parisien Quintet – Transmitting (2017) . w/ The Young Stars of Jazz – Take The ‘A’ Train (2016) .…

We remember Art Blakey. ‘Art Bop’

This day (October 16, 1990), in New York City, New York, died Art Blakey, was an American jazz drummer.Digest Tracklist : Big Band - Blues March (1988) . w/ The Jazz Messengers - Along Came Betty . w/ The Jazz Messengers, Freddy Hubbard - One By One (1982) . Gipsy Folk Tales (1976) . Drum Solo (1965) . w/ The Jazz Messengers - Dat Dere (1961) . w/ The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia…

We remember Phil Woods. ‘In The Woods’

This day (September 29, 2015) died Philip Wells Woods, an American jazz bebop alto saxophonist, clarinetist, bandleader and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Grace Kelly – People Time . Goodbye Mr Evans (1999) . Sax Machine – You Never Know (1996) . w/ Ethel Ennis – OPB New Years ’86 . w/ Clark Terry – Undecided (1959) . Tracklist : Here’s That Rainy Day . Stolen Moments . Samba Du Bois . On A Slow…