We remember Jimmy Dorsey. ‘Dorsey Junior’

This day (June 12, 1957), in New York City, New York, died Jimmy Dorsey, an American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, trumpeter, composer and big band leader.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Tommy Dorsey - Well, Git It

2 . W/ Lynn Roberts & Tommy Dorsey – Yes Indeed

3 . w/ His Orchestra - Tangerine (1942)

4 . w/ Tommy Dorsey - Manhattan

5 . w/ His Orchestra - Bee Bee

6 . w/ His Orchestra - Man, That'S Groovy

7 . w/ His Orchestra – John Silver (1938)

Tracklist :

So Rare . Tangerine . Green Eyes . I Got Rhythm . Amapola . 7 . Begin the Beguine . Diz Does Everything . Maria Elena . Besame Mucho .

Wikipedia : This day (June 12, 1957), in New York City, New York, died Jimmy Dorsey, an American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, trumpeter, composer and big band leader.

@allmusic: In the early and late periods of

The Dorseys

From 'Boogie Woogie' to 'Song Of India', we have mixed 20 'Big Bands' tunes written or co-written by 'Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey'. It has Frank Sinatra (with Tommy Dorsey and his orchestra and the pied pipers), Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra and many more.

This week In Jazz Legends 24/52

Chet Baker , Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey, Lester Bowie, Henry Mancini, Art Blakey, Jazz Messengers, Marcus Miller, Gil Evans Orchestra, Roy Hargrove, Karriem Riggins, Spyro Gyra

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ for Emarcy (1954)

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, Don Raye) - 04:17 . 4.Jim (Caesar Petrillo, Edward Ross, Nelson Shawn) - 05:56 . 5.You'Re Not The Kind (Will Hudson, Irving Mills) - 04:48 . 6.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 04:54 . 7.I'M Glad There Is You (Jimmy Dorsey, Paul Mertz) - 05:14 . 8.September Song (Maxwell Anderson, Kurt Weill) - 05:50 . 9.It'S Crazy (Dorothy Fields, Richard Rodgers) - 05:01

William Claxton

Musicians : Sarah Vaughan

Motown publish The Temptations’s ‘For Lovers Only,’ their final album with Melvin Franklin (1995)

The Temptations's 'For Lovers Only' is an album (featuring the final recordings of Melvin Franklin) released on September 26, 1995 by Motown.

1 . Some Enchanting Evening

2 . Some Enchanted Evening (1995)

3 . Time After Time

Track Listing : 1.Some Enchanted Evening (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 05:28 . 2.I'Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) - 05:49 . 3.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 04:44 . 4.Night And Day (Cole Porter) - 03:53 . 5.Time After Time (Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) - 04:59 . 6.Melvin'S Interlude (Isaias Gamboa) - 01:29 . 7.Life Is But A Dream (Raoul Cita, Hy Weiss) - 04:26 . 8.What A Diff'Rence A Day Makes (Stanley Adams, María Mendez Grever) - 06:17 . 9.I'M Glad There Is You (Jimmy Dorsey, Paul Mertz) - 05:17 . 10.South Shell

Jamie Cullum releases his fourth album : ‘Catching Tales’ (2005)

Jamie Cullum's 'Catching Tales' is his fourth (following 'Twentysomething') album released on September 26, 2005 by Ucj, Candid Records.

1 . Get Your Way (44 Festival De San Sebastian, 26.07.09)

2 . Get Your Way (w/ The Heritage Orchestra)

3 . Photograph ("Totp")

4 . Photograph (Live)

5 . Mind Trick

6 . Mind Trick (2010, Germany )

7 . I'm Glad There Is You

8 . Oh God

9 . My Yard

Track Listing : 1.Get Your Way (Allen Toussaint, Jamie Cullum, Dan Nakamura) - 04:01 . 2.London Skies (Jamie Cullum, Guy Chambers) - 03:43 . 3.Photograph (Jamie Cullum) - 05:47 . 4.I Only Have Eyes For You (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 03:58 . 5.Nothing I Do (Jamie Cullum) - 05:03 . 6.Mind Trick (Jamie Cullum, Ben Cullum) - 04:05 . 7.21St Century Kid (Jamie Cullum) - 04:00 . 8.I'M Glad There Is You (Jimmy Dorsey,

Natalie Cole releases ‘Ask a Woman Who Knows,’ an album featuring Diana Krall (2002)

Natalie Cole's 'Ask a Woman Who Knows' is an album featuring Diana Krall and released on September 17, 2002 by Verve.

1 . I Haven't Got Anything Better To Do (Live)

2 . Tell Me All About It (Live)

3 . Ask A Woman Who Knows (Live)

4 . So Many Stars (Live)

5 . I'm Glad There Is You (Live)

Track Listing : 1.I Haven'T Got Anything Better To Do (Lee Pockriss, Paul Vance) - 04:07 . 2.Tell Me All About It (Michael Franks) - 04:10 . 3.Ask A Woman Who Knows (Victor Abrams) - 04:14 . 4.It'S Crazy (Al Fields, Timmie Rogers) - 02:10 . 5.You'Re Mine, You (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman) - 04:03 . 6.So Many Stars (Sérgio Mendes, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman) - 05:16 . 7.Told You So (Duncan Lamont) - 03:52 . 8.Soon (George And Ira Gershwin) - 03:13 . 9.I'M Glad There Is You (Jimmy Dorsey, Paul Madeira) -

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ in Chicago with the Lou Levy Trio (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Live at Mister Kelly's' is an album recorded on August 10, 1958 in Chicago and released in 2007 by Verve.

1 . Cameo In "St. Louis Blues" (1958)

2 . I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (1958)

3 . Bewitched , Bothered & Bewildered (Nat King Cole Show1)

Track listing : 1.Your Red Wagon (Gene de Paul, Richard M. Jones, Don Raye) - 02:59 . 2.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:35 . 3.I'm Glad There Is You (Jimmy Dorsey, Paul Mertz) - 02:53 . 4.How Long Has This Been Going On? (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:44 . 5.Across the Alley from the Alamo (Joe Greene) - 02:14 . 6.Perdido (Juan Tizol, Ervin Drake, Hans Lengsfelder) - 05:45 . 7.The Lady Is a Tramp (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 03:01 . 8.Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered (Richard

Julie London begins the recording of her debut album : ‘Julie Is Her Name’ (1955)

Julie London's 'Julie Is Her Name' is her debut album produced by Bobby Troup, recorded on August 8 & 9, 1955 and released in December 1955 by Liberty Records

1 . Cry Me A River

Track Listing : 1.Cry Me A River (Arthur Hamilton) - 02:36 . 2.I Should Care (Paul Weston, Axel Stordahl, Sammy Cahn.2:35 . 3.I'M In The Mood For Love (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) - 02:28 . 4.I'M Glad There Is You (Jimmy Dorsey, Paul Madeira) - 02:34 . 5.Can'T Help Lovin' That Man (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 03:08 . 6.I LoveYou (Cole Porter) - 01:58 . 7.Say It Isn'T So (Irving Berlin) - 02:00 . 8.It Never Entered My Mind (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 02:25 . 9.Easy Street (Alan Rankin Jones, Bud Carlton) - 03:12 . 10.'S Wonderful (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 01:33 . 11.No Moon At All (Dave

Satchmo Loves Company

Louis Armstrong's exuberant and gravelly voice happened to be the perfect match with the mellifluous or crooning voices of his contemporaries. His blasting trumpet, the perfect contrast with the pianist.

Who ever they were, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Marlene Dietrich, Peggy Lee, Earl Hines, Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson and so on

Today "Louis Loves Company" reviews Armstrong most famous "meetings" on film, television and recording.

"Oh when the saints ...."





Track Listing Video :

1.Lonesome Man Blues / Confessin´ . 2.Birth Of The Blues (With Frank Sinatra / Edsel Show 1957) - 03:25 . 3.I'M Glad We'Re Not Young Anymore (With Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee / The Bing Crosby Show) - 03:15 . 4.That'S Jazz (With Bing

Sweet Suite

From 'Cherry' to 'Apple Honey' , we have mixed in "Sweet Suite", 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Sweets And Desserts'. It has Roland Kirk, Duke Ellington, Eric Donaldson, Herb Ellis and many more.

Big Band Baby

From 'Baby youve always on my mind' to 'Baby I Need Your Lovin', we have mixed 19 'Big Band Jazz' tunes around the theme of '"Baby" and "Babies"'. It has Dinah Washington, Benny Goodman, Jay McShann and his Orchestra, Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra and many more.

Jive Talking

From 'I Want To Rock' to 'Dont jive me', we have mixed 18 'Swing Music' tunes around the theme of 'Jive'. It has Sarah Vaughan, June Richmond, Louis Prima, Memphis Slim and many more.

Lindy Hoppers

From 'Undecided' to 'Darktown Strutters Ball', we have mixed 20 'Jazz Swing' tunes around the theme of 'Lindy Hop'. It has Duke Ellington, Don Redman & His Orchestra, Joe Williams, Benny Moten's Kansas City Orchestra and many more.

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Soul ’69’ (1969)

Aretha Franklin's 'Soul '69' is an album of cover material released on January 17, 1969 by Atlantic.

Track Listing : 1.Ramblin' (Maybelle Smith) – 03:10 . 2.Today I Sing The Blues (Curtis Lewis) – 04:25 . 3.River'S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) – 02:40 . 4.Pitiful (Rosie Marie Mccoy, Charlie Singleton) – 03:04 . 5.Crazy He Calls Me (Bob Russell, Carl Sigman) – 03:28 . 6.Bring It On Home To Me (Sam Cooke) – 03:45 . 7.The Tracks Of My Tears (Warren Pete Moore, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Tarplin) – 02:56 . 8.If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody (Rudy Clark) – 03:08 . 9.Gentle On My Mind (John Hartford) – 02:28 . 10.So Long (Remus Harris, Irving Melsher, Russ Morgan) – 04:36 . 11.I'Ll Never Be Free (Bennie Benjamin, George David Weiss) – 04:15 . 12.Elusive Butterfly (Bob Lind) – 02:45

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Ray Charles records ‘Genius + Soul = Jazz,’ an album arranged by Quincy Jones for Impulse! (1960)

Ray Charles' 'Genius + Soul = Jazz' is an album arranged by Quincy Jones, recorded on December 26–27, 1960 with members of The Count Basie Band and released in March 1961 By Impulse!.

1 . I'Ve Got News For You (w/ Jeff Pevar & Mo Pleasure, 1986)

Track Listing : 1.From The Heart (Ray Charles) - 03:30 . 2.I'Ve Got News For You (Ray Alfred) - 04:28 . 3.Moanin' (Bobby Timmons) - 03:14 . 4.Let'S Go (Ray Charles) - 02:39 . 5.One Mint Julep (Rudy Toombs) - 03:02 . 6.I'M Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town (William Weldon/Roy Jacobs) - 03:38 . 7.Stompin' Room Only (Ray Charles) - 03:35 . 8.Mister C (Ray Charles) - 04:28 . 9.Strike Up The Band (Ray Charles) - 02:35 . 10.Birth Of The Blues (Ray Charles) - 05:05

Musicians : Thad Jones- Cornet . Freddie Green - Guitar . Billy Mitchell -

I.R.S. publish The Cramps debut album : ‘Songs The Lord Taught Us’ (1980)

The Cramps' 'Songs the Lord Taught Us' is their debut album produced by Alex Chilton and released in 1980 by I.R.S. / Illegal

1 . TV Set

2 . TV Set

3 . Rock On The Moon

4 . Garbage Man

5 . Garbage Man (Live, 1997 )

6 . Garbage Man

7 . I Was A Teenage Werewolf

8 . Human Fly / Teenage Werewolf (N.Y. Mudd Club, 1981 )

9 . Sunglasses After Dark (Live, 1987)

10 . Mad Daddy

11 . The Mad Daddy

12 . Mystery Plane

13 . Mystery Plane (Pitsburgh )

14 . Zombie Dance

15 . Zombie Dance (Live)

16 . Whats Behind The Mask

17 . Strychnine

18 . Tear It Up (Live, "Urgh! A Music War", 1980)

19 . Tear It Up

Track Listing : 1.Tv Set (Poison Ivy Rorschach, Lux Interior) - 03:12 . 2.Rock On The Moon (Jimmy Stewart) - 01:53 . 3.Garbageman (Poison Ivy Rorschach, Lux Interior) - 03:37 . 4.I Was A Teenage Werewolf

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band release ‘Will The Circle Be Unbroken,’ their seventh album featuring Roy Acuff, Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs and Merle Travis among other guests (1972)

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's 'Will the Circle be Unbroken' is their seventh album featuring Roy Acuff, Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs, Merle Travis among other guests and released in November 1972 by United Artists

1 . The Grand Ole Opry Song

2 . Grand Ole Opery Song (w/ Jimmy Martin & Vassar Clements)

3 . Keep On The Sunny Side (w/ Alison Krauss, "50th Anniversary")

4 . Keep On The Sunny Side (w/ Carter Sisters)

5 . Tennessee Stud (w/ Vince Gill, "50th Anniversary")

6 . Nine Pound Hammer (w/ Vince Gill, "50th Anniversary")

7 . Honky Tonkin' (w/ Jimmie Fadden, "50th Anniversary")

8 . Walkin' Shoes (w/ Jimmy Martin)

9 . Walkin' Shoes

10 . Earl's Breakdown (w/ Earl Scruggs)

11 . Will The Circle Be Unbroken (Documentary)

12 . (Augusta, Maine, 1991)

Track Listing : 1.Grand Ole Opry Song (Hylo

Glenn Miller and his Orchestra record ‘The Glenn Miller Carnegie Hall Concert’ (1958)

The Glenn Miller Carnegie Hall Concert' is a live album recorded on October 6, 1939 with his Orchestra and released in 1958 By Rca Victor .

1 . In The Mood

Track Listing : 1.Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller, Mitchell Parish) . 2.(A.H. Joe Gibbs, Grey, Leo Wood) - 03:48 . 3.Sunrise Serenade (Frankie Carle, Jack Lawrence) - 03:41 . 4.Little Brown Jug (Traditional, Billy Finegan) - 03:12 . 5.Stairway To The Stars -(Matty Malneck, Frank Signorelli, Mitchell Parish) . 6.To You (Tommy Dorsey, Ted Shapiro, Benny Davis) - 03:33 . 7.One O'Clock Jump (Count Basie) - 05:17 . 8.Londonderry Air (Danny Boy) - 02:13 . 9.Jim Jam Jump (Cab Calloway, Frank Froeba, Jack Palmer) . 10.F.D.R. Jones (Harold Rome) . 11.Hold Tight (Jerry Brandow, Leonard Ware, Willie Spotswood) - 05:08 . 12.In The Mood (Joe

ATCO release ‘Donny Hathaway,’ his second album produced by Jerry Wexler (1971)

'Donny Hathaway' is his eponymous second studio album Released on April 2, 1971 by ATCO

1 . Put Your Hand In The Hand

2 . Put Your Hand In The Hand (on "The Flip Wilson Show")

Donny Hathaway - Donny Hathaway

Track Listing : 1.Giving Up (Van Mccoy) - 06:20 . 2.A Song For You (Leon Russell) - 05:25 . 3.Little Girl (Billy Preston) - 04:47 . 4.He Ain'T Heavy, He'S My Brother (Bob Russell, Bobby Scott) - 05:55 . 5.Magnificent Sanctuary Band (Dorsey Burnette) - 04:24 . 6.She Is My Lady (George S. Clinton) - 05:33 . 7.I Believe In Music (Mac Davis) - 03:38 . 8.Take A Love Song (Donny-Hathaway, Nadine Mckinnor) - 04:53 . 9.Put Your Hand In The Hand (Gene Maclellan) - 03:49

Musicians : Donny Hathaway

- Vocals, Keyboards . King Curtis- Tenor Saxophone . Joe Newman - Trumpet . Chuck Rainey - Bass…

Capitol release Wings’ fifth album : ‘Wings at the Speed of Sound’ produced by Paul Mccartney (1976)

'Wings at the Speed of Sound' is their fifth studio album produced by leader Paul McCartney and released on March 25, 1976 by Capitol.

1 . Silly Love Songs (Official Video)

2 . Time To Hide (w/ Paul Mccartney & Denny Lane , Live)

3 . Time To Hide

Wings at the Speed of Sound

Track Listing : 1.Let 'Em In (Paul McCartney) - 05:10 . 2.The Note You Never Wrote (Paul McCartney) - 04:19 . 3.She'S My Baby (Paul McCartney) - 03:06 . 4.Beware My Love (Paul McCartney) - 06:27 . 5.Wino Junko (Jimmy Mcculloch/Colin Allen) – 05:19 . 6.Silly Love Songs (Paul McCartney) - 05:53 . 7.Cook Of The House (Paul McCartney) - 02:37 . 8.Time To Hide (Denny Laine) – 04:32 . 9.Must Do Something About It (Paul McCartney) - 03:42 . 10.San Ferry Anne (Paul McCartney) - 02:06 . 11.Warm And Beautiful (Paul McCartney)

David Bowie releases his twenty-fourth album ‘The Next Day’ (2013)

David Bowie's 'The Next Day' is his twenty-fourth studio album co-produced with Tony Visconti and released on March 8, 2013 by ISO / Columbia.

1 . The Next Day

2 . The Stars (Are Out Tonight)

3 . Love Is Lost ("Hello Steve Reich Mix By James Murphy For The DFA")

4 . Where Are We Now?

5 . Valentine's Day

6 . I'd Rather Be High ("Venetian Mix")

David Bowie - The Next Day

Track Listing : 1.The Next Day

(David Bowie) - 03:27 . 2.Dirty Boys (David Bowie) - 02:58 . 3.The Stars (David Bowie) - 03:56 . 4.Love Is Lost (David Bowie) - 03:57 . 5.Where Are We Now? (David Bowie) - 04:08 . 6.Valentine'S Day (David Bowie) - 03:01 . 7.If You Can See Me (David Bowie) - 03:15 . 8.I'D Rather Be High (David Bowie) - 03:53 . 9.Boss Of Me (David Bowie, Gerry Leonard) - 04:09 . 10.Dancing Out In Space (David

I Can’t Get Started (and Other Phony Excuses)

From 'I Can't Get Started' to 'Nobody's Fault But Mine' , we have mixed 16 'Jazz and Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Excuses'. It has Eddie Hinton, Rickie Lee Jones, Sekouba Bambino, Johnny Hodges and many more.

Swinging ’round Midnight

From 'Big Noise From Winnetka Midnight Swim' to 'Midnight Sun' , we have mixed 21 'Jazz For Dancers' tunes around the theme of 'Midnight'. It has B.B. King, Cab Calloway, Sir Julian, Benny Carter and many more.