Happy Birthday Fred Frith. ‘Frith The Fred’

This day (February 17, 1949), in Heathfield, Sussex, England, is born Fred Frithan English multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : @ L'Asilo, Napoli, (2019) . @ Makedonska filharmonija . Live in Istanbul . Rock in Opposition . w/ Rusconi - Live At Moods (2012) . w/ Bérangère Maximin - Live Improv At Batofar (2012) . Cosa Brava (2008) . w/ Evelyn Glennie - A Little Prayer . Solo Concert From Mózg…

This week In Jazz Legends 03/52

Gerry Mulligan, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis , Ornette Coleman, Jean Luc Ponty, Billy Cobham, Stanley Clarke, Jason Moran, Eliane Elias, Lionel Loueke, Charlie Hunter, Nels Cline & Fred Frith

John Zorn & Naked City are in NYC (1989)

December 31, 1989 - John Zorn's Naked City - that is John Zorn (as), Bill Frisell (g), Wayne Horwitz (kb), Yamatsuka Eye (voc), Fred Frith (b) and Joey Baron (d) - plays at The Puck Building, New York,

Polydor publish Brian Eno’s fifth album : ‘Before and After Science’ (1977)

Brian Eno's 'Before and After Science' is his fifth studio album co-produced with Rhett Davies and released in December 1977 by Polydor Records1 . No One Receiving (1977) 2 . Kurt's Rejoinder (1977) 3 . Kings Lead Hat (1977) 4 . King's Lead Hat (Single Version) Track Listing : 1.No One Receiving (Brian Eno) - 03:52 . 2.Backwater (Brian Eno) - 03:43 . 3.Kurt'S Rejoinder (Brian Eno) - 02:55 .…

Virgin publish Robert Wyatt’s second album : ‘Rock Bottom’ produced by Nick Mason (1974)

Robert Wyatt's 'Rock Bottom' is his second solo album produced by Nick Mason and released on July 26, 1974 by Virgin Records.Track Listing : 1.Sea Song (Robert Wyatt) - 06:31 . 2.A Last Straw (Robert Wyatt) - 05:46 . 3.Little Red Riding Hood Hit The Road (Robert Wyatt) - 07:40 . 4.Alifib (Robert Wyatt) - 06:55 . 5.Alifie (Robert Wyatt) - 06:31 . 6.Little Red Robin Hood Hit The Road (Robert Wyatt)…

John Zorn takes his Naked City to Montreux (1990)

July 19, 1990 - John Zorn's Naked City - that is John Zorn (as,voc), Bill Frisell (g), Wayne Horvitz (kb, p), Fred Frith (b) and Joey Baron (d) - is at the Casino at "Montreux Jazz Festival" in Switzerland

John Zorn’s Naked City is in Stuttgart (1990)

April 13, 1990 - John Zorn's Naked City - that is John Zorn (as), Bill Frisell (g), Wayne Horvitz (kb, p), Fred Frith (b), Joey Baron (d) and Yamatsuka Eye (voc) - performs at Theatrehaus in Stuttgart, Germany

This week In Jazz Legends 15/52

Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, George Shearing, Joey Defrancesco, Bobby Hutcherson, Jean Luc Ponty, Stanley Clarke, Eddie Louiss, Daniel Humair, Kenny Garrett, Candy Dulfer, Charles Lloyd, Bernard Purdie, George Freeman, Steve Gadd, John Zorn, Peter Brötzmann, Brad Mehldau

John Zorn & Naked City perform in New-York (1992)

April 9, 1992 - John Zorn's Naked City - that is John Zorn (as), Bill Frisell (g), Wayne Horvitz (kb), Fred Frith (b), Joey Baron (d) and Yamatsuka Eye (voc) - performs at the Marquee Club in New-York City

Happy Birthday to Bill Frisell. ‘Happy Bill Day’

This day ( March 18, 1951), in Baltimore, Maryland, is born William Richard 'Bill' Frisell, an American guitarist.Tracklist : What The World Needs Now (2020) . Goldfinger (2018) . Ramblin’ Round & Pastures Of Plenty (2016) . Surfer Girl (2014) . w/ Chick Corea – It Could Happen To You (2013) . Come Together (2012) . Just Like A Woman (2006) . Cluck Old Hen (2002) . w/ Ron Carter – (2002) .…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 09/52

Earl Klugh, Larry Carlton, John Mclaughlin, Al Di Meola, Joe Satriani, Jeff Healey, Popa Chubby, Carolyn Wonderland, Mick Taylor, Richie Sambora, Jerry Garcia, Fred FrithThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Earl Klugh . This Time Lifted from : Earl Klugh performs at Java Jazz…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 07/52

Pat Metheny, Larry Carlton, Shawn Lane, Fred Frith, Steve Howe, Steve Hackett, Ritchie Blackmore, Robben Ford . Joe Bonamassa, Eric Clapton . Jeff Beck, Eric Gales, Gary Clark Jr. . Rory GallagherThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 283 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Pat Metheny . That's The Way . Always Heard It…

Zorn In Concert

From Montreux to Marciac via New-York, Hamburg and Warsaw, "Zorn in Concert" gathers seven hours of irrepressible inventiveness and musical genius.Track Listing : 1.Naked City (Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland, 1990/07/19) - 94:00 . 1 - Intro . 2 - Osaka Bondage . 3 - Blood Is Thin . 4 - Igneous Ejaculation . 5 - Ujaku . 6 - Thrash Jazz Assassin . 7 - N.Y. Flat Top Box . 8 - Shangkuan…