Weather Report perform in Germany (1978)

September 28, 1978 - Weather Report - that is Joe Zawinul (kb), Wayne Shorter (ts, ss), Jaco Pastorius (eb), Peter Erskine (d) - performs in Offenbach, Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/image_TD5231.jpg'…

Weather Report @ Norddeutscher Rundfunk

On September 3, 1971, Weather Report plus three european horn players did a two hours radio broadcast on "Jazzworkshop" a Norddeutscher Rundfunk program. Taped in Berlin, the radio show is so far unissued (or eventually bootlegged) but…

Weather Report

From 'Grey December' to 'Frosty The Snowman' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Others' tunes around the theme of 'Ice, Cold & Snow'. It has Stacey Kent, Ray Charles, George Shearing, Billy May, Chet Baker and many more.

This week In Jazz Legends 47/52

Anita O'Day, Jon Hendricks, Mel Torme, Weather Report, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Joshua Redman, Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, Jo Jones , Bill Evans, Ella Fitzgerald, Paul Desmond, Charlie Haden, Gary BurtonThey…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 44/52

Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Joni Mitchell, David Bowie, Pink Floyd, The Police, Grateful Dead, Curtis Mayfield, Roxy Music, The Jam, Tom Waits They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 340 Posts we…

Jaco Pastorius soloes in Washington (1978)

October 28, 1978 - Weather Report featuring Jaco Pastorius on bass performs at Lisner Auditorium in Washington, DC<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/image_TD5231.jpg' alt='Joe Zawinul - Syndicative' width='190'…

This week In Jazz Legends 39/52

Jean Luc Ponty, Weather Report, Miles Davis, Marcus Miller, The Crusaders, Tom Jobim, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Ralph Towner, Gary Peacock, Baden Powell, Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, Astor Piazzolla, Gerry Mulligan, Clark Terry, Phil…

We remember Jaco Pastorius. ‘Jaco is Gone’

This day (September 21, 1987), in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, died John Francis Anthony Pastorius III, known as Jaco Pastorius, an electric bass player.Digest Tracklist : A Portrait Of Tracy (1978) . The Chicken . Dolphin Dance . Live 1979…

We remember Joe Zawinul. ‘Syndicative’

This day (September 11, 2007), in Vienna, Austria, died Joe Zawinul, an Austrian-American jazz keyboardist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Zawinul Syndicate – Orient Express (2007) . Weather Report – Birdland (1978) . Tower of Silence .…

This week In Jazz Legends 36/52

<p class='nature_product'Herbie Hancock, Larry Coryell, Gary Burton, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Ahmad Jamal, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, George Duke, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn, Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Weather Report,…

The Zawinul Syndicate plays at Pori Jazz (1988)

July 16, 1988 - The Zawinul Syndicate - that is Lynne Fiddmont (voc), Scott Henderson (g), Joe Zawinul (kb), Gerald Veasley (b), Cornell Rochester (d) and Darryl Munyungo Jackson (perc) - is at "Pori Jazz Festival" in Finland<img…

We Remember Lowell George

June 29, 1979 - Lowell George, American singer-songwriter and co-founder of Little Feat passed away aged 34. He is remembered.Little Feat's 'Dixie Chicken' is their third studio album produced by lead vocalist Lowell George, recorded late…

Three Concerts with Peter Erskine

Drummer extraordinaire, Peter Erskine, who turns 66 today - Happy Birthday - has been for almost 50 years a "top session drummer".Very much in demand, Peter has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click…

Happy Birthday Robert Fripp. ‘King Robert’

This day (May 16 , 1946), in Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England, is born Robert Fripp an English guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Cosmic FuKC (2019) . King Crimson - Indiscipline (2017) . w/ King Crimson - Heroes (2016) . w/ The Orchestra Of…