Chet Baker records the album ‘Chet’ with Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams,…

Chet Baker’s ‘Chet’ is an album recorded on December 30, 1958 & January 19, 1959 with Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams, Bill Evans, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers and Connie Kay. Track Listing : 1.Alone Together (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) – 06:52 . 2.How High The Moon (Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis) – 03:36 . 3.It Never Entered […]

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Gershwin’s World’ his forty-second…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Gershwin’s World’ is his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Wayne Shorter, etc and released on October 20, 1998 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Fascinating Rhythm) (George Gershwin) – 00:54 . 2.It Ain’T Necessarily So (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:44 . 3.The Man I Love (George Gershwin, […]

Columbia release Herbie Hancock’s thirtieth album : ‘Mr.…

Herbie Hancock‘s ‘Mr. Hands’ is his thirtieth album (with Jaco Pastorius on one track.) released in September 1980 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Spiraling Prism (Herbie Hancock) – 06:25 . 2.Calypso (Herbie Hancock) – 06:44 . 3.Just Around The Corner (Herbie Hancock) – 07:36 . 4.4 A.M. (Herbie Hancock) – 05:23 . 5.Shiftless Shuffle (Herbie […]

ABC Paramount publish Quincy Jones’ debut album : ‘This Is How I…

Quincy Jones’ ‘This Is How I Feel About Jazz’ is his debut album recorded in New-York City and released on March 21, 1957 by Abc Paramount. Track Listing : 1.Walkin’ (Richard Carpenter) – 10:47 . 2.Stockholm Sweetnin’ (Quincy Jones) – 05:41 . 3.Evening In Paris (Quincy Jones) – 04:09 . 4.Sermonette (Adderley, Hendricks) – 05:58 […]

The Bee Gees release their fifteenth album : ‘Spirits Having Flown’…

The Bee Gees’ ‘Spirits Having Flown’ feat. ‘Tragedy’ is their fifteenth album released on February 5, 1979 by RSO. Track Listing : 1.Tragedy (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) – 05:03 . 2.Too Much Heaven (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) – 04:55 . 3.Love You Inside Out (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb) – […]

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ for Emarcy…

Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ is an album also known as ‘Sarah Vaughan,’ recorded on December 18, 1954 and released in 1955 by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Birdland (George Shearing, George David Weiss) – 04:06 . 2.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E.Y. Yip Harburg) – 06:26 . 3.He’S My Guy (Gene De Paul, […]

Columbia publish Santana’s fifth album : ‘Welcome’ featuring…

Santana’s ‘Welcome’ is the fifth studio album by . Released on November 9, 1973 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Antonín Dvorák, Alice Coltrane, Santana Band) – 04:11 . 2.Love, Devotion & Surrender (Richard Kermode, Carlos Santana) – 03:38 . 3.Samba De Sausalito (José Areas) – 03:11 . 4.When I Look Into Your Eyes […]

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.

“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 […]

New-Year (Sentimental) Resolutions

From ‘I Will Follow Him’ to ‘I’m Gonna Leave You By Yourself’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Good Old Jazz and Blues‘ tunes around the theme of ‘What My Heart Is Going To Do‘. It has Nat King Cole, T-Bone Walker, Nancy Wilson, Robert Cray and many more.

Earth Songs

From ‘Terra de ninguém’ to ‘Ten Feet Off The Ground’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz & Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Four Elements (Earth)‘. “Earth Songs” has Elis Regina, Herbie Mann , Domenico Modugno , Barbara Dickson and many more.

Loony Jazz Tunes

From ‘Frenesi’ to ‘I’m Crazy ‘Bout My Baby (and My Baby’s Crazy ‘Bout Me)’ , we have mixed 16 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Craziness‘. “Loony Jazz Tunes” has Stan Getz, Tito Puente, Billy May, Nat King Cole and many more.

No Woman? So, Cry!

From ‘My Heart Must Do The Crying’ to ‘Crying Over You’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Crying Men‘. It has Charles Mingus, Sonny Stitt, Darrell Glenn, Gerry & The Pacemakers and many more.