We remember Steve Lacy. ‘Steve Soprano’

This day (June 4, 2004), in , died Steven Norman Lackritz a.k.a Steve Lacy, a jazz soprano saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Roswell Rudd - Monksiland Band 2 . w/ Suzanna Klintcharova – Prospectus 3 . Revenue (1995) 4 . Live In Prague (1990) 5 . Live In Italy (1984) Tracklist : Four in One . Alone Together . Reflections . Day Dream . Easy To Love . Skippy . Evidence . Work . Bye-Ya . Ask Me Now .…

Columbia publish Tyler, The Creator’s fourth album : ‘Flower Boy’ featuring Frank Ocean, ASAP Rocky, Lil Wayne, Kali Uchis, Steve Lacy, Estelle, Jaden Smith among other guests (2017)

Tyler, The Creator's 'Flower Boy' is his fourth studio album featuring Frank Ocean, ASAP Rocky, Anna of the North, Lil Wayne, Kali Uchis, Steve Lacy, Estelle, Jaden Smith and Rex Orange County as guests and released on July 21, 2017 by Columbia RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Foreword (Tyler Okonma, Alex O'Connor, Michael Karoli, Jaki Liebezeit, Irmin Schmidt, Holger Schuering, Damo Suzuki) - 03:14 . .…

This week In Jazz Legends 23/52

Stan Getz, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams, Paul Desmond, Dave Brubeck, Monty Alexander, Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Hilton Ruiz, Cyrus Chestnut, Berklee Sextet, Paquito D'Rivera, Hendrik Meurkens, Stanley Turrentine, Kamasi Washington, Anthony Braxton, Steve Lacy Quartet, Sun Ra Arkestra

We wish ‘Gefeliciteerd!’ to Han Bennink. ‘Let It Bennink’

This day (April 17, 1942), in Zaandam, the Netherlands, is born Donald Hantopher 'Han' Bennink, a Dutch jazz drummer and percussionist.Digest Tracklist : w/ Uri Caine (2018) . w/ Terrie Ex (2016) . Desktop Drumming HEREZIE (2014) . Solo Improvisation At Bishopsgate Institute, London . Anton Goudsmit En Han Bennink Spelen Traps No. 1 (2009) . Cheltenham (2008) . w/ Trio Bbg (2006) . Live @…

Kendrick Lamar releases ‘DAMN.’ his fourth album featuring ‘Humble’ (2017)

Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' is his fourth studio album featuring 'Humble' released on April 14, 2017 by Top Dawg Entertainment / Interscope Records Track Listing : 1.Blood (Kendrick Duckworth, Daniel Tannenbaum, Anthony Tiffith) - 01:58 . . 2.Dna (Kendrick Duckworth, Michael Williams Ii) - 03:05 . . 3.Yah (Kendrick Duckworth, Mark Spears, Dacoury Natche, Anthony Tiffith) - 02:40 . . 4.Element…

New Animated Music Videos N°72

Biga*Ranx, Redondo . Senders, Chelsea Jade, Brent Faiyaz, Ravyn Lenae, Pickle, Coheed and Cambria, Brad Mehldau, Yonder Mountain String Band, Tommy Lee Sparta, Khruangbin . Leon Bridges, Weird Nightmare They are the performers of the (animated only) music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Columbia publish Solange’s fourth album : ‘When I Get Home’ (2019)

Solange's 'When I Get Home' is her fourth studio album released on March 1, 2019 by ColumbiaTrack Listing : 1.Things I Imagined (Solange) - 01:59 . 2.S Mcgregor (Solange, John Key, Giovanni Cortez) - 00:16 . . 3.Down With The Clique (Solange) - 03:42 . 4.Way To The Show (Solange) - 02:55 . 5.Can I Hold The Mic (Solange, Chassol) - 00:22 . . 6.Stay Flo (Solange) - 02:56 . 7.Dreams (Solange, Duval…

New Animated Music Videos N°69

The Jazz Butcher, Partner Look, Los Bitchos, Jethro Tull, Mr. Belt . Wezol, RSCL, Shadow Academy, Breakbot . Irfane, Orlando Weeks, Ravyn Lenae, CJN, NWYR, Max Cooper They are the performers of the (animated only) music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The Jazz Butcher .…

Thelonious Monk records his fifth album ‘Big Band and Quartet in Concert’ for Columbia (1963)

Thelonious Monk's 'Big Band and Quartet in Concert' is his fifth album recorded live at Lincoln Center, New York City on December 30, 1963.Track Listing : 1.I Mean You (Thelonious Monk) - 12:42 . 2.Evidence (Thelonious Monk) - 12:38 . 3.(When It'S) Darkness On The Delta (Thelonious Monk) - 05:03 . 4.Oska T. (Thelonious Monk) - 09:20 . 5.Played Twice (Thelonious Monk) - 06:24 . 6.Four In One…

Happy Birthday Danilo Perez. ‘PanaPerez’

This day (December 29, 1965), in Panama, is born Danilo Perez,   a pianist and jazz composer.Tracklist : w/ Kurt Elling - Secrets Are The Best Stories (2020) . w/ Joe Patitucci & Terry Lyne Carrington – Overjoyed (2019) . Bright Mississipi (2018) . w/ Chris Potter, Avishai Cohen, Wycliffe Gordon, Ben Street & Adam Cruz – Jazz 100 . w/ John Patitucci & Brian Blade -Children of The…

‘Music For The Dancers’ Special New Music Videos 52

Claydee . Mente Fuerte, Section Pull Up, Tony Kakkar, Valentino, Darell . Rauw Alejandro, Yomo . Dayme, El High, Meghan Trainor, Young Hollywood, Guaynaa, Sensato . Quimico Ultramega, Chris Brown, Young Thug, Zion . Lennox, Natti Natasha, Lartiste, Caroliina . Dj Vens T, Lunay, Love Regenerator, Steve Lacy are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past…

This week In New Music Videos 10

Every day we watch tons of videos. Among them we have selected, for this week, twelve brand new songs that caught our interest and liking.They are performed by Melissa Etheridge, UB40, The Good, The Bad, The Queen, The Chemical Brothers, Jack Savoretti, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, slowthai, Solange, BenjiFlow, Jungle, Sinkane Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1…

On ‘Crush’, Ravyn Lenae blends Kate Bush’s overtones with Aaliyah’s ingenuity

Ravyn Lenae' s 'Crush' is her third EP produced by Steve Lacy and released on February 9, 2018 by Atlantic.(Source Ravyn Lenae - Crush | Official Website)<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Ravyn-Lenae-Crush-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt='On 'Crush', Ravyn Lenae blends Kate Bush's overtones with Aaliyah's ingenuity' />Pitchfork She’s got the range to take on Lacy’s…

Star-Studied

From 'Lone Star Moon' to 'Star Dust' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Stars'. "Star-Studied" has Bill Evans, Maria Bethania , Yusef Lateef, Perry Como and many more.

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.

Jill Scott releases her fourth album : ‘The Light of the Sun’ (2011)

Jill Scott's 'The Light of the Sun' is the fourth (her first release after a four-year hiatus) studio album released on June 21, 2011 by Blue Babe.1 . Blessed (Official Video) 2 . Blessed (Live Performance) 3 . So In Love (w/ Anthony Hamilton, Official Video) 4 . So In Love (46th Annual Hampton Jazz Festival 2013) 5 . Shame (w/ Eve & The A Group) 6 . So Gone (What My Mind Says) (w/ Paul…

Bad Boy / Arista Record publish Notorious B.I.G.’s second and final album : ‘Life After Death’ (1997)

Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Life After Death' is his second and final studio album released on March 25, 1997 by Bad Boy / Arista Records, sixteen days after his deathTrack Listing : 1.Life After Death Intro (Christopher Wallace, Sean Combs, Steven Jordan) - 01:39 . . 2.Somebody'S Gotta Die (Christopher Wallace, Nashiem Myrick, Carlos Broady, Sean Combs, Anthony Hester) - 04:26 . . 3.Hypnotize…

We Remember McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (March 6, 2020), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died Alfred McCoy Tynerr, jazz pianist member of the John Coltrane Quartet before embracing a long solo career.Tracklist : w/ John Scofield - Fly with the wind (2018) . For All We Know (2012) . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011) . Trailer For Guitars (2008) . Naima (2002) . w/ Joe Lovano - Live At Forte Di Bard (2010) . Giant Steps…

Motown publish Erykah Badu’s second album : ‘Mama’s Gun’ featuring ‘Bag Lady’ (2000)

Erykah Badu's 'Mama's Gun' feat. 'Bag Lady' is her second studio album rReleased on November 21, 2000 by Motown RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Penitentiary Philosophy (Erykah Badu, James Poyser, A. K. "?Uestlove" Thompson) – 6:09 . 2.Didn'T Cha Know? (Erykah Badu, James Yancey) – 3:58 . 3.My Life (Erykah Badu, James Poyser) – 3:59 . 4....& On (Erykah Badu, Jahmal Cantero, Shaun Martin) – 3:34 .…

Three Concerts with Pino Palladino

Bassist extraordinaire, Pino Palladino, who turns 63 today - Happy Birthday - has been for almost 40 years a "top session bassist".Very much in demand, Pino has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on //go.rvm.pm/pinopalladino).The 'Three Concerts with Pino Palladino' are with D'Angelo, John Mayer and Nine Inch Nails. Enjoy!Track Listing : 1 . D'Angelo At…

Michael Bublé releases his sixth album : ‘Crazy Love’ (2009)

Michael Bublé's 'Crazy Love' is his sixth studio album released on October 9, 2009 by 143 Records..Track Listing : 1.Cry Me A River (Arthur Hamilton) - 04:14 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) - 03:07 . 3.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 03:08 . 4.Crazy Love (Van Morrison) - 03:31 . 5.Haven'T Met You Yet (Michael Bublé, Alan Chang, Amy Foster) - 04:05 . 6.All I Do…

Four Jazz Messengers Euro Gigs

On October 9, 1989, two days before his 70th birthday, Art Blakey took his Jazz Messengers to the Leverkusen Jazz festival in Germany.The concert turned out to be a special event when ex Messengers joined the party. From the Fifties / Sixties line-ups : Benny Golson, Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller, Jackie McLean. From the Eighties : Terence Blanchard and Donald Harrison.Benny…

Warner Bros. publish Bette Midler’s ninth album : ‘Bathhouse Betty’ (1998)

Bette Midler's 'Bathhouse Betty' is her ninth studio album released on September 15, 1998 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Song Of Bernadette (Leonard Cohen, Bill Elliott, Jennifer Warnes) - 03:46 . 2.I'M Beautiful Dammitt! (Brinsley Evans) - 03:55 . 3.Lullaby In Blue (Adam Cohen, Brock Walsh) - 05:09 . 4.Ukulele Lady (Gus Kahn, Richard Whiting) - 03:34 . 5.I'M Hip (Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg) -…