We remember John Lewis of the Modern Jazz Quartet fame. ‘John Left The Notes’

This day (March 29, 2001), in New York City, died John Aaron Lewis, an American jazz pianist, composer and musical director of the Modern Jazz Quartet.Digest Tracklist : Django (2000) . w/ Davor Kajfes - in Zagreb (1994) . w/ Hank Jones - Manha` De Carnaval . w/ Toshiko Akiyoshi - Willow Weep For Me . w/ Modern Jazz Quartet - Bags Groove (1987) . w/ Modern Jazz Quartet - The Golden Striker…

Stones Throw publish ‘Donuts,’ J Dilla’s second album (2006)

J Dilla's 'Donuts' is his second (and final during his lifetime) studio album released on February 7, 2006 by Stones Throw Records.Track Listing : 1.Donuts (Outro) (J Dilla) - 00:11 . . 2.Workinonit (J Dilla) - 02:57 . 3.Waves (J Dilla) - 01:38 . . 4.Light My Fire (J Dilla) - 00:35 . . 5.The New (J Dilla) - 00:49 . . 6.Stop (J Dilla) - 01:39 . . 7.People (J Dilla) - 01:24 . . 8.The…

This week In Soul Artists 41/52

Earth Wind and Fire, Chaka Khan, James Brown, Kool and The Gang, The Three Degrees, Lionel Richie, Donna Summer, Erykah Badu, Prince, Sam Moore, Solomon Burke, PrinceThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 352 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Earth Wind and Fire . Let Me Talk Lifted from : Columbia publish Earth, Wind . Fire's…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°255 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

The Three Degrees, Will Powers, The Cross, Rock Steady Crew, The Bangles, Terence Trent D'Arby, Double Trouble, Martika, Inner City, The Beatmasters, Big Audio Dynamite, Black BoxThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (41/52) BUT ... in the EIghties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

Blues 24/24

From 'Early In The Morning' to 'So Many Cold Mornings' , we have mixed 19 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Morning, Evening, Night and so on'. "Blues 24/24" has Champion Jack Dupree & Jesse Ellory, Brownie Mcghee, Lightnin Hopkins, Joe Louis Walker and many more.

Mellow In May

From 'Rio De Maio' to 'Paris In May', we have mixed 13 'Jazz & World' tunes around the theme of 'May'. It has Simon Diaz, Jane Monheit / Ivan Lins, Harvey Mason, Nat King Cole and many more.