Happy Birthday Billy Cobham. ‘One More Year B.C.’

This day (May 16, 1944), in Panama, is born Billy Cobham, a Panamanian American jazz drummer.


Digest Tracklist :

Milan (2011) . Red Barron (2002) . Mirage . George Duke – Rush Hour (1998) . Stratus (1989) . Solo (1983) . w/ George Duke Band – Almustafa The Beloved (1976) . Live Palais Des Festivals Hall Cannes (1989) .

TOP 10

Billy Cobham Top 10 :

Stratus . Red Baron . Quadrant 4 . Spectrum . Panhandler . Heather . Some Skunk Funk . A Funky Thide of Sings . Moon Germs . Le Lis .


Spectrum by Billy Cobham is his debut album recorded on May 14, 15 & 16, 1973. >>


[1994] Terje Rypdal, Victor Bailey and Billy Cobham perform together at Jazzfestival Viersen in Viersen, Germany >> 89 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1972] The Mahavishnu Orchestra – that is John McLaughlin (g), Billy Cobham (d), Rick Laird (b), Jerry Goodman (v)and Jan Hammer (kb) – performs at Festival de Chateauvallon in Chateauvallon, France >> 81 MINUTES on RVM

[2014] Billy Cobham plays at Cheltenham Jazz Festival in England >> 7 MINUTES >>

[1982] Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Billy Cobham perform together at Palazzo dei Congressie in Lugano, Switzerland >> 52 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1976] Billy Cobham, George Duke plus John Scofield and Alphonso Johnson, share the stage at Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland >> 79 MINUTES >>

[2014] Billy Cobham is accompanied by Camelia Ben Naceur (kb), Steve Hamilton (kb), Jean-Marie Ecay (g) and Michael Mondesir (b) at Jazz Club Hannover (Germany) >> 25 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1980] Jack Bruce and Friends – that is Billy Cobham (d), Clem Clempson (g) and David Sancious (kb/g) – perform at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ >> 87 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1974] you do not want to miss the BBC show The Old Grey Whistle Test with Billy Cobham,John Abercrombie, Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker and more, recorded live in June at the Rainbow Theater in London, England >> 34 MINUTES >>

[2015] Billy Cobham plays with Aleksey Kozlov (s), Eugene Sharikov (b) and Yuri Pogiba (kb) at Alexey Kozlov Club in Moscow, Russia >> 9 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1978] Billy Cobham drums with Alvin Batiste (cl, perc), Tom Coster (kb), Ray Mouton (g), Charles Singleton (g) and Randy Jackson (b) at Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland >> 51 MINUTES >>

[2014] Billy Cobham performs with Gary Husband (kb), Dean Brown (g) and Riccardo Fierrabracci (b) at Yoshi’s in Oakland, California >> 11 MINUTES on RVM >>


Wikipedia : This day (May 16, 1944), in Panama, is born Billy Cobham, a Panamanian American jazz drummer.

Official Site : Cobham has pursued an ever-broadening, ever-deepening engagement with the world not only as a master drummer and percussionist but as a composer, producer, educator, and clinician who gives service through music even as he constantly expands his personal creative expression.

@allmusic : At his best, Cobham harnessed his amazing dexterity into thundering, high-octane hybrids of jazz complexity and rock & roll aggression.

@last.fm : Cobham has played and recorded with hundreds of top musicians, including Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Larry Coryell, and Horace Silver; and is famous for his explosive, fast, spectacular playing.

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