Happy Birthday Terri Lyne Carrington. ‘Love Lyne’

This day (August 4, 1965), in Medford, Massachusetts, is born Terri Lyne Carrington, a jazz drummer and composer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Social Science - Trapped In The American Dream, Waiting Game, Bells (Ring Loudly), Purple Mountains (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert, 2020) 2 . Amalgarhythm (2018) 3 . w/ Jaguar Wright - So Good (2015) 4 . w/ Geri Allen &Esperanza Spalding - Jazz in Marciac (2013)…

Terri Lyne Carrington at Jazzwoche Burghausen 2014

March 27, 2014 - Terri Lyne Carrington presents her "Money Jungle" with Aaron Goldberg (p), Tia Fuller (ss, as, fl, narr), Antonio Hart (as, fl), Claus Reichstaller (tp, fl), James Genus (b) at Jazzwoche Burghausen in Wackerhalle, Germany

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s third album : ‘Chamber Music Society’

Esperanza Spalding's 'Chamber Music Society' is her third studio album released on August 17, 2010 by Heads Up.1 . Little Fly 2 . Little Fly 3 . Knowledge Of Good And Evil (Live) 4 . Wild Is The Wind 5 . (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert) 6 . Apple Blossom (Saint Paul, Oct 4Th, 2011) 7 . What A Friend (Paris, 06/04/11) 8 . Winter Sun (NSJ, 2011 () 9 . Inútil Paisagem (Coliseu Dos Recreios) Track…

Heads Up International release Mike Stern’s fourteenth solo album : ‘Big Neighborhood’ (2009)

Mike Stern's 'Big Neighborhood' is his fourteenth solo studio album released on August 11, 2009 by Heads Up International.1 . Big Neighborhood (w/ Lee Ritenour) 2 . Big Neighborhood (Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Ny 6-19-10) 3 . Interview Miles Davis 4 . Reach (w/ Richard Bona) 5 . All Access 360 (Check One) Track listing : 1.Big Neighborhood (Mike Stern) - 07:40 . 2.6th Street (Mike Stern) - 07:49…

Esperanza Spalding is music director in Poland (2014)

August 8, 2014 - Esperanza Spalding has gathered Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Terri Lyne Carrington, Marcus Miller, Leszek Możdżer and various latin, african or polish artists at "Solidarity of Arts festival" in Gdansk, Poland

This week In Jazz Legends 31/52

Herbie Hancock, David Sanborn, Marcus Miller, Steps Ahead, Spyro Gyra, Arturo Sandoval, Wayne Bergeron, Gerry Mulligan, Dave Brubeck, Doc Severinsen, Miles Davis, Chet Baker, Sonny Rollins, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Wayne Shorter

Stan Getz takes his Group to Munich (1990)

July 18, 1990 - The Stan Getz Group - that is Stan Getz (ts), Kenny Barron (p), Eddie Del Barrio & Frank Zottoli (synth), Alex Blake (b) and Terri Lyne Carrington (d) - will perform at Munich Philarmonie in Munich, Germany

Happy Birthday Marcus Miller. ‘Marcus Imperator’

This day (June 14, 1959), in Brooklyn, New York, is born Marcus Miller, an American bass player, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Trip Trap & Bitches Brew (2020) 2 . Laid Black (2019) 3 . w/ Kinga Glyck - Blast (2018) 4 . w/ Tom Ibarra - Tutu (2016) 5 . Solo (2013) 6 . Tightrope (2012) 7 . Blast (2008) 8 . Jean Pierre (2008) 9 . Come Together (2007) 10 . Bruce Lee…

Verve publish Diana Krall’s seventh album : ‘The Girl in the Other Room’ produced By Tommy Lipuma (2004)

Diana Krall's 'The Girl in the Other Room' is her seventh (and the first to feature songs co-written with her husband Elvis Costello) studio album released on April 27, 2004 by Verve..Track Listing : 1.Stop This World (Mose Allison) - 03:59 . 2.The Girl In The Other Room (Diana Krall, Elvis Costello) - 04:05 . 3.Temptation (Tom Waits) - 04:27 . 4.Almost Blue (Elvis Costello) - 04:04 . 5.I'Ve…

This week In Jazz Legends 13/52

John Lewis, Chick Corea & Hiromi Uehara, Keith Jarrett, Terri Lynn Carrington, Diana Krall, Eliane Elias, Jimmy Smith, George Duke, Maynard Ferguson, Tete Montoliu & Jackie McLean, Michael Brecker, Gary Bartz

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s fourth album : ‘Radio Music Society’ (2012)

Esperanza Spalding's 'Radio Music Society' is her fourth studio album released March 20, 2012 by Heads Up International.Track Listing : 1.Radio Song (Esperanza Spalding) - 06:32 . 2.Cinnamon Tree (Esperanza Spalding) - 05:36 . 3.Crowned & Kissed (Spalding, Algebra Blesset)- 04:35 . 4.Land Of The Free (Esperanza Spalding) - 01:54 . 5.Black Gold (Esperanza Spalding) - 05:17 . 6.I Can'T Help It…

Happy Birthday Lizz Wright. ‘The Gospel According To Lizz’

This day (January 22, 1980), in Hahira, Georgia (USA), is born Lizz Wright, an American jazz/R&B singer.Tracklist : Blessed the Brave (2020) . Strange Fruit (2019) . Blue Rose (2018) . Seems I’m Never Tired Lovin’ You (2017) . w/ hr-Bigband - Summertime (2016) . Salt (2015) . w/ Raul Midon - Stop (2012) . When I Fall (2011) . Amazing Grace (2011) . My Heart . Speak Your Heart (2008) . w/…

We remember Michael Brecker. ‘Ace Brecker’

This day (January 13, 2007), in New York City, New York, died Michael Brecker, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Tracklist : Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (2003) . Delta City Blues (1998) . Peep (1990) . w/ Bill Evans, Ernie Watts, Stanley Turrentine - Four Sleepers / Pools (1989) . w/ Pat Metheny - Song For Bilbao . Choral (1983) . w/ Ben Sidran - Someday My Prince Will Come (1978) .…

Happy Birthday Sheila E. ‘E Like Energy’

This day (December 12, 1957), in Oakland, California is born Sheila E.scovedo a.k.a Sheila E.. an American singer, drummer and percussionist, Tracklist : Everyday People (2020) . A Love Bizarre (2019) . at the Timberwolves halftime show (2019) . When Doves Cry (2017) . Girl Meets Boy (2016) . Lovely Day (2014) . Drum Solo (2011) . w/ Prince E –In Oakland (2011) . w/ Ringo Starr – A Love Bizarre…

We remember Roy Hargrove. ‘The Groove Factor’

This day (November 2, 2018), in Los Angeles, died Roy Hargrove, an American jazz trumpeter.Digest Tracklist : The Seattle Vibe (2017) . Washington DC (2014) . Seoul Jazz Festival (2013) . Roy Allen (2010) . w/ The Rh-Factor - Rich Man'S Welfare (2009) . Strasbourg Saint Denis (2007) . w/ The Rh-Factor, Renee Neufville - Forget Regret (2005) . w/ Herbie Hancock - Butterfly (2005) . w/ The Rh…

The new Esperanza Spalding feels like Robert Wyatt in bed with Judy Garland. It has that organic intellectualism that implies ‘I put twelve spells on you because you’re mind’

Esperanza Spalding's '12 Little Spells' is her seventh album released on October 19, 2018 by Concord. Visual artist Ethan Samuel Young has directed the video version of the album. (Source Esperanza Spalding - 12 Little Spells | Official Site)Rolling Stone ...that will make your head spin with its exquisite intergenre oddity, like the prog-meets-pop-meets-spoken-word mini opus WBGO ..a word that…

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Gershwin’s World’ his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder and Wayne Shorter (1998)

<pHerbie 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, Ira Gershwin) - 05:57 . 4.Here Come…

Wayne Shorter records ‘High Life’ produced by Marcus Miller for Verve (1995)

Wayne Shorter's 'High Life' is an album produced by Marcus Miller and released on October 17, 1995 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Children Of The Night (Wayne Shorter) - 07:23 . 2.At The Fair (Wayne Shorter) - 07:29 . 3.Maya (Wayne Shorter) - 05:12 . 4.On The Milky Way Express (Wayne Shorter) - 05:35 . 5.Pandora Awakened (Wayne Shorter) - 06:20 . 6.Virgo Rising (Wayne Shorter) - 06:46 . 7.High Life…

Blue Note publish Cassandra Wilson’s album : ‘Glamoured’ (2003)

Cassandra Wilson's 'Glamoured' is an album released on October 7, 2003 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Fragile (Sting) - 04:37 . 2.Sleight Of Time (Cassandra Wilson) - 04:12 . 3.I Want More (Fabrizio Sotti, Cassandra Wilson) - 04:21 . 4.If Loving You Is Wrong (Homer Banks, C. Hampton, Raymond Jackson) - 05:29 . 5.Lay Lady Lay (Bob Dylan) - 05:08 . 6.Crazy (Willie Nelson) - 03:02 . 7.What Is It?…

Concord Records publish Diane Schuur’s ‘Friends for Schuur,’ an album featuring among others Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder (2000)

Diane Schuur's 'Friends for Schuur' is an album featuring duets with Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder and released on September 26, 2000 by Concord Records.Track Listing : 1.Easy Living (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) - 04:26 . 2.I'D Fly (Riccardo Cocciante, Jean Paul Drean, Roxanne Seeman) - 05:07 . 3.For The First Time (Gerry Goffin, Ken Hirsch) - 04:44 . 4.It Might Be You (Alan Bergman, Marilyn…

Happy Birthday Valerie Simpson. ‘Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Valerie’

This day (August 26, 1946), in Bronx, New York, is born Valerie Simpson, one half of the songwriter/producers and performers couple Ashford & Simpson Digest Tracklist : Send Me To the 'Lectric Chair (2019) . Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’ (2018) . It’s My House (2017) . I’m Every Woman (2014) . w/ Clayton – Street Corner (2012) . w/ Usher & Mike Stoller – You’re All I Need To Get By /…

Happy Birthday Wayne Shorter. ‘You Are So Wayne’

This day (August 25, 1933), in Newark, New Jersey, is born Wayne Shorter, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Digest Tracklist : The Three Marias (2017) . w/ Wynton Marsalis & JLCO – Yes Or No (2016) . w/ Herbie Hancock – @Jazz_in_Marciac (2014) . w/ Esperanza Spalding – Footprints (2013) . w/ Herbie Hancock, Brian Blade, Dave Holland – Sonrisa (2004) . w/ Carlos Santana – Apache (2003)…

Herbie Hancock takes the Headhunters to Tokyo (2005)

August 20, 2005 - Herbie Hancock's Headhunters - that is Herbie Hancock (p), Terri Lyne Carrington (ds), Roy Hargrove (tp,flh), Munyungo Jackson (perc), Lionel Loueke (g,vo), Marcus Miller (b,bcl) and Wah Wah Watson (g) - is at Tokyo Jazz 2005 inTokyo Big Sight, Japan