Happy Birthday Carla Bley. ‘Carla Over The Hill’

This day (May 11, 1936), in Oakland, California, is born Carla Bley, an American jaz pianist, organist and band leader.Digest Tracklist : w/ Steve Swallow, Andy Sheppard - RUT . Lawns (2018) . w/ Dave Douglas - Dean Gods (2017) . Encore (2015) . w/ Steve Swallow - Ning My Tune (2011) . w/ Nec Jazz Orchestra & Steve Swallow - Three Strikes (2011) . w/ Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard - Ups…

This week In Jazz Legends 19/52

Stan Getz, Chet Baker, Arturo Sandoval, Branford Marsalis, Dexter Gordon, Thelonious Monk, Joshua Redman, Sonny Rollins, Mal Waldron, Woody Shaw , Pharoah Sanders, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, Andy Sheppard, Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack Dejohnette, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez

Five Concerts with Jack Bruce

Jack Bruce who passed away today (in 2014) was a remarkable Scottish musician whose career spanned over more than 50 years.The eighth (according to Rolling Stone readers but you can dispute it) greatest bassist of all time. A vocalist. A songwriter. A classical cellist...."Five Concerts with Jack Bruce" goes from Cream up to Jack's own Big Blues Band and gathers the cream (an easy one, we know!)…

We remember Jack Bruce. ‘Big Bass Man’

This day (October 25, 2014), in Suffolk, died Jack Bruce an English vocalist, bass guitarist and founding member of Cream.Digest Tracklist : Spectrum Road Featuring Jack Bruce, Cindy Blackman Santana, Vernon Reid And John Medeski. . Born Under A Bad Sign (2011) . w/ Joe Bonamassa – Midnight Blues . Live On Later With Jools Holland . w/ Gary Moore – White Room (1998) . w/ Peter Frampton And Ringo…

Paolo Fresu – Achent’annos! Paolo

This day (February 10, 1961), in Berchidda, Sardinia (Italy), is born Paolo Fresu,an Italian trumpet and flugelhorn player.Wikipedia : This day (February 10, 1961), in Berchidda, Sardinia (Italy), is born Paolo Fresu,an Italian trumpet and flugelhorn player.Official Site : In 1996 he wins the best European musician with one of his compositions for 'Académie du jazz' of Paris and the prestigious…

Happy Birthday Emmylou Harris

April 2, 19** - Emmylou Harris, American singer, songwriter and musician is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss Stray Cats, Levon Helm, B.B. King, Al Kooper, Don Was, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris, The Byrds with Roger McGuinn, David Crosby & Chris Hillman, Bob Dylan plus Cindy Bullens (g), Wendy Melvoin (g), Lisa Coleman (kb), Tina Weymouth (b), Debbie Peterson (voc)and Carla Azar (d). They…

Ben Harper releases his first album without the Innocent Criminals : ‘Diamonds On the Inside’ (2003)

Ben Harper's 'Diamonds On the Inside ' is an album (the first without the Innocent Criminals) released on March 11, 2003 by Virgin.Track Listing : 1.With My Own Two Hands (Ben Harper) - 04:35 . 2.When It'S Good (Ben Harper) - 03:03 . 3.Diamonds On The Inside (Ben Harper) - 04:27 . 4.Touch From Your Lust (Ben Harper) - 04:28 . 5.When She Believes (Ben Harper) - 05:20 . 6.Brown Eyed Blues (Ben…

Men Play Before

From 'Before We Were Born' to 'One Last Cry Before I Say' , we have mixed 15 'Jazz, Blues and More' tunes around the theme of 'Before'. It has Ken Navaro, Keith Jarrett, Yusel Lateef, Mike Stern and many more.