Miles Davis starts the recording of ‘Miles Ahead’ with Gil Evans (1957)

Miles Davis' 'Miles Ahead' is his first collaboration with Gil Evans after the' Birth of the Cool' sessions, recorded on May 6, 10, 23, 27 and August 22, 1957 and released In November 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Springsville (John Carisi) - 03:27 . 2.The Maids Of Cadiz (Léo Delibes) - 03:53 . 3.The Duke (Dave Brubeck) - 03:35 . 4.My Ship (Kurt Weill) - 04:28 . 5.Miles Ahead (Miles Davis,…

Massive Attack release their debut album : ‘Blue Lines’ featuring ‘Daydreaming’ and ‘Unfinished Sympathy’ (1991)

Massive Attack's 'Blue Lines' is their debut studio album released on April 8, 1991 by Wild Bunch (their own label).Track Listing : 1.Safe From Harm (Grantley Marshall, Andrew Vowles, Robert Del Naja, Shara Nelson) - 05:18 . . 2.One Love (Grantley Marshall, Andrew Vowles, Robert Del Naja, Horace Andy, Claude Williams) - 04:48 . . 3.Blue Lines (Grantley Marshall, Andrew Vowles, Robert Del Naja,…

We remember Cecil Taylor. ‘Still Ahead Cecil’

This day ( April 5, 2018), in New York City, died Cecil Percival Tayloran American free jazz pianistDigest Tracklist : Perugia (2009) . Improvisation #1 (Excerpt) (2007) . Song 2 (2004) . w/ Max Roach - Duo (2000) . w/ Thurman Barker - Frankfurt (1995) . @ Jazz Ost-West Festival (1984) . w/ Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Live (1984) . Tracklist : Bemsha Swing . Rick Kick Shaw . Song . Azure . Steps .…

McCoy Tyner records ‘Extensions’ with Gary Bartz, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Elvin Jones and Alice Coltrane (1970)

McCoy Tynerr's 'Extensions' is an album recorded on February 9, 1970 with Gary Bartz, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Elvin Jones and Alice Coltrane on two tracks and released in January 1973 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Message From The Nile (Mccoy Tyner) - 12:22 . 2.The Wanderer (Mccoy Tyner) - 07:43 . 3.Survival Blues (Mccoy Tyner) - 13:15 . 4.His Blessings (Mccoy Tyner) - 06:50 Musicians :…

We remember David “Fathead” Newman. ‘Soul Ahead’

This day (January 20, 2009), in Kingston, New York, died David Newman,an American jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : Live in New York (2006) . w/ Grover Washington - Live in Philadelphia (1999) . Hard Times (1993) . w/ David Leonhardt – How long has this been going On . Ray Charles - Birth Of A Band (1963) . Tracklist : Shana . One for My Baby (And One More for the Road) . Hard Times . Night of…

Milt Jackson begins the recording ‘Goodbye,’ an album for CTI (1972)

Milt Jackson's 'Goodbye' is an album recorded on December 12, 1972 and December, 1973 with various top class musicians and released in 1974 By Cti.Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E. Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) - 05:50 . 2.S.K.J. (Milt Jackson) - 06:47 . 3.Opus De Funk (Horace Silver) - 06:46 . 4.Detour Ahead (Lou Carter, Herb Ellis, Johnny Frigo) - 08:00 . 5.Goodbye (Gordon Jenkins) - 09:21 Pete…

Warner Bros. publish Pat Metheny’s ‘Trio -> Live’ recorded with Bill Stewart and Larry Grenadier (2000)

Pat Metheny's 'Trio -> Live' is a live album recorded with Bill Stewart and Larry Grenadier and released on November 21, 2000 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : Bright Size Life (Pat Metheny) - 04:18 . Question And Answer (Pat Metheny)- 19:53 . Giant Steps (John Coltrane) - 09:51 . Into The Dream (Pat Metheny) - 04:27 . So May It Secretly Begin (Pat Metheny) - 07:10 . The Bat (Pat Metheny) - 07:28…

De-Lite Records publish Kool & the Gang’s ‘Ladies’ Night,’ their thirteenth album featuring ‘Too Hot’ (1979)

Kool & the Gang's 'Ladies' Night' is their thirteenth studio album produced by Eumir Deodato and released on September 6, 1979 by De-Lite.Track listing : 1.Ladies' Night (George Brown, Kool & the Gang) - 06:38 . 2.Got You into My Life (Ronald Bell, Kool & the Gang) - 04:25 . 3.If You Feel Like Dancin' (Ronald Bell, Kool & the Gang) - 05:05 . 4.Hangin' Out (Ronald Bell, Kool &…

Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw record ‘The Eternal Triangle’ for Blue Note (1987)

'The Eternal Triangle' by Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw is an album recorded on June 11, 1987 with Ray Drummond, Carl Allen, Mulgrew Miller and Kenny Garrett and released the same year by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Down Under (Freddie Hubbard) - 07:35 . 2.The Eternal Triangle (Sonny Stitt) - 07:49 . 3.The Moontrane (Woody Shaw) - 06:30 . 4.Calling Miss Khadija (Lee Morgan) - 06:40 .…

Islanders

From 'Canteloupe Island' to 'Song Of The Islands' , we have mixed 15 'Mostly Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Islands'. It has Lee Morgan & Wayne Shorter, Hugh Masekela, Al Di Meola, Keith Jarrett and many more.

Serenading The Ladies

From 'While My Lady Sleeps' to 'Oh. Lady Be Good!', we have mixed 17 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Men singing their Ladies'. It has Les Hooper, Charlie Barnet, The String Quartet, Stan Getz and many more.

Movers And Shakers

From 'Wake Me. Shake Me' to 'God moves on the water', we have mixed 19 'Blues & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Moving & Shaking'. It has Johnny Kidd And The Pirates, Johnny Guitar Watson, John Lee Hooker, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and many more.

Hard & Metal New Music Videos N°128

Crypta, Fit For A King, Go Ahead And Die, Nytt Land, Pain, Heartsick, Warkings, Erdve, Sleep Waker, Living Dead Girl, Vreid, WristmeetrazorThey are are the performers of the twelve brand new hard rock, metal, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Crypta - Dark Night Of The…

Hard & Metal New Music Videos N°118

Apocalyptica, Hiraes, Evanescence, Escape The Fate, Silverstein, The Vintage Caravan, Go Ahead And Die, Hail The Sun, The Armed, While She Sleeps, Endseeker, To the GraveThey are are the performers of the twelve brand new hard rock, metal, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1…

Hard & Metal New Music Videos N°113

Born Of Osiris, Evile, God Is An Astronaut, Harakiri For The Sky, dArtagnan, Insomnium, Go Ahead And Die, Caliban, Distant, Fuath, Dvne, Depths Of HatredThey are are the performers of the twelve brand new hard rock, metal, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Born Of Osiris…

This week In Jazz Legends 18/52

Miles Davis, Gill Evans, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin, Charles Mingus, Gerry Mulligan, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval, Elvin Jones, Joshua Redman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Dave Brubeck, e.s.t., Barney Kessel, Herb Ellis

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/ Chick Corea (Blue note NYC 2016) . Way Back Home (2015) . w/ Buddy Rich Big Band - Unknown . w/ James Taylor - Your Smiling Face (2012) . w/ Friends - Caravan…

Bobby Hutcherson records ‘Dialogue’ for Blue Note (1965)

Bobby Hutcherson's 'Dialogue' is an album recorded on April 3, 1965 and released in 1965 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Catta (Andrew Hill) - 07:19 . 2.Idle While (Joe Chambers) - 06:37 . 3.Les Noirs Marchant (Andrew Hill) - 06:41 . 4.Dialogue (Joe Chambers) - 09:59 . 5.Ghetto Lights (Andrew Hill) - 06:16 Musicians : Bobby Hutcherson - Vibraphone, Marimba On (3 - 4 - 6). . Sam Rivers - Tenor…

Track publish Jimi Hendrix’ posthumous album : ‘The Cry of Love’ (1971)

Jimi Hendrix' 'The Cry of Love' is a posthumous album compiled by recording engineer Eddie Kramer and drummer Mitch Mitchell and released in March 1971 by Track.Track Listing : 1.Freedom (Jimi Hendrix) - 03:24 . 2.Drifting (Jimi Hendrix) - 03:46 . 3.Ezy Ryder (Jimi Hendrix) - 04:09 . 4.Night Bird Flying (Jimi Hendrix) - 03:50 . 5.My Friend (Jimi Hendrix) - 04:40 . 6.Straight Ahead (Jimi Hendrix)…

Happy Birthday Eliane Elias. ‘Feli(a)z Eliane’

This day ( March 19, 1960), in São Paulo, Brazil, is born Eliane Elias, a Brazilian jazz pianist, arranger, vocalist and songwriter.Tracklist : koncert i Glassalen (2019) . w/ Steps Ahead - San Sebastian jazz (2016) . Chega de Saudade . So Danco Samba (2010) . Light My Fire (2011) . Samba Triste . w/ Jack Dejohnette & Marc Jonhson - Just One Of Those Things (1996) . Munich…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°254 – New Music Videos

Polo G, A Boogie Wit da Hoodie, Pricetagg, KenTheMan, Kodak Black, Gucci Mane, Yo Gotti, 10Percent, Kid Cudi & Nigo, The Game, Kanye West, Omerettà The Great, Jack Harlow, Dave EastThey are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide hip-hop, soul, etc. songs that caught, these past days, our interest and visual liking. Beware absolutely NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

Impulse! publish ‘Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins’ (1963)

'Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins' is an album recorded in August 18, 1962 At Van Gelder Studio and released in February 1963 by Impulse!Track Listing : 1.Limbo Jazz (Duke Ellington) - 05:14 . 2.Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard) (Duke Ellington) - 05:56 . 3.Ray Charles' Place (Duke Ellington) - 04:04 . 4.Wanderlust (Duke Ellington, Johnny Hodges) — 05:00 . 5.You Dirty Dog (Duke…

We remember Thelonious Monk

This day ( February 17, 1982), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Thelonious Sphere Monk, an American jazz pianist and composer.Tracklist : Round Midnight (1963) . Just A Gigolo (1963) . Rhythm A Ning . Straight No Chaser (1965) . Don't Blame Me (1963) . Blue Monk (1966) . w/ Frankie Dunlop Charlie Rouse - I Mean You . Blues For Duke - Berliner Jazztage (1969) . Tracklist : 'Round Midnight . Blue…

We remember Chick Corea. ‘Hot Chick’

This day (February 9, 2021), in Tampa Bay, Florida, died Armando Anthony Corea a.k.a Chick Coreaan American jazz pianist, keyboardist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Spain (2018) . Chick Corea Elektric Band (2017) . Pastime Paradise (2015) . w/ Bela Fleck - Mountain (2014) . w/ Bill Frisell It Could Happen To You (2013) . w/ Alfredo Rodriguez - Improvisation (2012) . w/ Gary Burton - Chega De…

Happy Birthday Bettye Lavette. ‘La Bettye’

This day (January 29, 1946 ), in Muskegon, Michigan,, is born Bettye Lavette, an American soul singer.Tracklist : One More Song (2020) . w/ Antibalas - Respect to Aretha (2019) . It Ain't Me Babe (2018) . Blackbird (2017) . Nights In White Satin (2016) . Your turn to cry (2014) . I'm Not The One (2013) . w/ Ben Folds - Live at the Metropolitan Museum . Salt of the Earth (2010) . Love Reign…

Eric Burdon releases his tenth album : ‘Til Your River Runs Dry’ (2013)

Eric Burdon's 'Til Your River Runs Dry' is his tenth album as a solo artist (his first of largely original material since 2004) released on January 29, 2013 by ABKCO RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Water (Eric Burdon, Dave Steen) - 04:20 . 2.Memorial Day (Tony Braunagel, Eric Burdon, Terry Wilson) - 04:39 . 3.Devil And Jesus (Eric Burdon, Gregg Sutton) - 04:22 . 4.Wait (Eric Burdon, Terry Wilson) - 03:45…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°102 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Matthew Wilder, George Benson, Jimmy Cliff, George Kranz, The Pointer Sisters, Kylie Minogue, Blondie, Ray Parker Jr., Cyndi Lauper, The Cookie Crew, Kool & The Gang , Ten CityThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (04/52) but in the EIghties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more…

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 Mike Stern. ‘Upside Mike’

This day (January 10, 1953), in Boston, Massachusetts, is born Mike Sedgwick a.k.a. Mike Stern, an American jazz guitarist,Tracklist : w/ Jeff Lorber - Righteous (2019) . w/ Manu Katche Richard Bona & Niels Lan Doky - @Jazz in Marciac (2018) . Out Of The Blue (2017) . Chromazone (2016) . Kate (2015) . w/ Eric Johnson - Cliffs of Dover (2013) . January 1 (2012) . w/ Didier Lockwood -…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Get Up with It’ (1974)

Miles Davis' 'Get Up with It' is an album (his last before a five years retirement) collecting tracks recorded between 1970 and 1974 and released on November 22, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.He Loved Him Madly (Miles Davis) - 32:05 . 2.Maiysha (Miles Davis) - 14:49 . 3.Honky Tonk (Miles Davis) - 05:54 . 4.Rated X (Miles Davis) - 06:49 . 5.Calypso Frelimo (Miles Davis) - 32:10 . 6.Red…

We remember Miles Davis. ‘Last Miles’

This day (September 28, 1991), in Santa Monica, California, died Miles Dewey Davis III a.k.a. Miles Davis, a America trumpeter.Digest Tracklist : w/ Chaka Khan – Human Nature (Montreux 1989) . DonT Stop Me Now (Paris 1989) . Time After Time (1985) . Bitches Brew (1970) . Perfect Way . Joshua (1964) . w/ Marcus Miller – Mr Pastorius . Gingerbread Boy (1967) . Round About Midnight (1967) . Autumn…

We remember Wilton Felder. ‘Crusading’

This day (September 27, 2015) died Wilton Felder, American saxophone and bass player best known as a founding member of The Crusaders, initially called the Jazz Crusaders.Digest Tracklist : The Crusaders – Soul Shadows (1984) . The Crusaders – Way Back Home (2003) . Patti Austin & The Jazz Crusaders – Street Life (1997) . w/ Bobby Womack – Inherit The Wind . Live Under The Sky – Put It Where…

We remember Betty Carter. ‘Betty Bop’

This day (September 26, 1998), died Lillie Mae Jones a.k.a Betty Carter, an American jazz singe.Digest Tracklist : Giant Steps . How High The Moon (1994) . Droppin’ Things (1990) . Sounds . Tight . Don’T Weep For The Lady (1980) . What’S New (1977) . w/ Lionel Hampton – Cobb’S Idea . Tracklist : Open The Door . Let’s Fall in Love . I Could Write a Book . Naima’s Love Song (DJ Spinna Remix) . I…

Jimmy Smith records ‘The Sermon!’ with Lee Morgan, Lou Donaldson, Kenny Burrell, Art Blakey et al (1957)

Jimmy Smith's 'The Sermon!' is an album recorded on August 25, 1957 and February 25, 1958 and released in 1959 by Blue Note.Track listing : 1.The Sermon (Jimmy Smith) – 20:12 . 2.J.O.S. (Jimmy Smith) – 11:56 . 3.Flamingo (Edmund Anderson, Ted Grouya) – 08:02 . Francis WolffALSO READWikipediaJazztimes @ PinterestMusicians : Jimmy Smith – organ . Lee Morgan – trumpet . Lou Donaldson – alto…

Happy Birthday Stanley Jordan. ‘Fret Boarder’

This day (July 31, 1959), in Chicago, United States, is born Stanley Jordan, an American jazz/jazz fusion guitarist and pianist who played with Quincy Jones, Michal Urbaniak, and Richie Cole.Digest Tracklist : Eleanor Rigby (2019) . Voodoo Child (2018) . w/ Phil Lesh - Little Wing (2015) . w/ The Roots @ Jimmy Fallon (2015) . Blues (2014) . w/ Mimi Fox - Jam (2013) . Namm (2012) . Eleanor Rigby…

We Remember Chuck Loeb. ‘All You Need Is Loeb’

This day (July 31, 2017), in , died Chuck Loeb a guitarist, member of Fourplay and others.Digest Tracklist : w/ The Fourplay - Sonnymoon (2012) . w/ The Fourplay - Bali Run . Rock With You (2010) . w/ New Voices - Dont You Worry About A Thing (2009) . Sarao (2008) . w/ Steps Ahead - Trains (1985) . w/ Steps Ahead – Live in Italy (1985) . . Tracklist : The Music Inside . Tropical .…

This week In New Music Videos N°184

Willie Jones, iLLEOo, Balqees, Alewya, Laurel, Snoh Aalegra, te'resa, Majan, Cats On Trees, Barbara Pravi, Emin, InhalerThey are the performers of the 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 . Willie Jones - Down by the Riverside Lyrics >> Review >> More by the same :…

Happy Birthday Kenny Wayne Shepherd. ‘Blues Shepherd’

This day (June 12, 1977), in Shreveport, Louisiana, is born Kenny Wayne Shepherd, an American blues artist , guitarist and songwriterDigest Tracklist : I want you (2020) . Woman Like You (2019) . Born With A Broken Heart (2018) . Hard Lesson Learned (2017) . While We Cry (2015) . King Bee / Oh Well (2014) . Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (2013) . Shotgun Blues (2011) . While We Cry (2012) . w/…

A&M publish Carpenters’ sixth album : ‘Horizon’ featuring ‘Solitaire’ (1975)

Carpenters' 'Horizon' is their sixth album produced by Richard & Karen Carpenter and released on June 6, 1975 by A&MTrack Listing : 1.Aurora (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 01:32 . 2.Only Yesterday (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 04:11 . 3.Desperado (Don Henley, Glenn Frey) - 03:38 . 4.Please Mr. Postman (Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman, Brian Holland, Robert…

Happy Birthday Christian McBride. ‘The Prince McBride’

This day (May 31, 1972), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Christian McBride, an American jazz bassist.Digest Tracklist : w/ Patrice Rushen (2019) . w/ New Jawn - John Day (2018) . Disco Soul (2016) . Jazz Series (2015) . w/ Lynn Seaton (2013) . Used 'Ta Could (2012) . The Shade Of The Cedar Tree (2011) . Chick Corea Freedom Band - Straight No Chaser (2010) . Documentary (2009) . Bass…

The Jimi Hendrix Experience’s ‘Live at Berkeley’

The Jimi Hendrix Experience's 'Live at Berkeley' is a posthumous live album recorded on May 30, 1970 at the Berkeley Community Theatre and released on September 16, 2003 by Mca.Track Listing : 1.Introduction (Jimi Hendrix) - 01:47 . 2.Pass It On (Straight Ahead) (Jimi Hendrix) - 06:58 . 3.Hey Baby (New Rising Sun) (Jimi Hendrix) - 06:07 . 4.Lover Man (Jimi Hendrix) - 02:59 . 5.Stone Free (Jimi…

Animated New Music Videos N°41

Caravan Palace, Kaputt, Aesop Rock, Lydia Ainsworth, Porter Robinson, Matt Sweeney & Bonnie 'Prince' Bill, Steve Aoki & Kiiara, Killah Priest, Francis of Delirium, Beck, Terrell Hines, Volaeo, Boys Noize 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.…