Columbia publish Herbie Hancock’s ‘Sunlight’ recorded with…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Sunlight’ is an album recorded with Tony Williams and Jaco Pastorius and released on June 15, 1978 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.I Thought It Was You (Herbie Hancock, Melvin Ragin, Jeffrey Cohen) – 08:56 . 2.Come Running To Me (Herbie Hancock, Allee Willis) – 08:25 . 3.Sunlight (Herbie Hancock) – 07:12 . […]

Weather Report release their eighth album : ‘Heavy Weather’…

Weather Report’s ‘Heavy Weather’ is their eighth (and most commercially successful) album released in March 1977 y Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Birdland (Joe Zawinul) – 05:57 . 2.A Remark You Made (Joe Zawinul) – 06:51 . 3.Teen Town (Jaco Pastorius) – 02:51 . 4.Harlequin (Wayne Shorter) – 03:59 . 5.Rumba Mamá (Manolo Badrena, Alex Acuña) […]

Warner Bros. publish Jaco Pastorius’ third album :…

Jaco Pastorius ‘Invitation’ is his third album recorded with his Word of Mouth big band and released in December 1983 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Invitation (Bronislaw Kaper) – 06:57 . 2.Amerika (Traditional) – 01:09 . 3.Soul Intro/The Chicken (Pee Wee Ellis, Jaco Pastorius) – 06:49 . 4.Continuum (Jaco Pastorius) – 04:28 . 5.Liberty […]

Jaco Pastorius records ‘The Birthday Concert’ in Florida for Warner…

Jaco Pastorius’ ‘The Birthday Concert’ is a live album recorded on December 1, 1981, at Mr. Pip’S In Ft. Lauderdale in Florida and released on September 26, 1995. by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Soul Intro/The Chicken (Pee Wee Ellis, Jaco Pastorius) – 08:01 . 2.Continuum (Jaco Pastorius) – 02:34 . 3.Invitation (Bronislaw Kaper) – […]

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Shadows and Light,’ a double live album…

Joni Mitchell’s ‘Shadows and Light’ is a double live album released in September 1979 and recorded with Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius, Michael Brecker and others and released in September 1980 by Asylum. Track listing : 1.Introduction (Joni Mitchell) – 01:51 . 2.In France They Kiss on Main Street (Joni Mitchell) – 04:14 . 3.Edith and […]

Jaco Pastorius takes the Word of Mouth Big Band to ‘Aurex Jazz Festival…

During the first week of September 1982, Jaco Pastorius, the Word of Mouth Big Band and a couple of special guests such as Toots Thielemans took part in the “Aurex Jazz Festival” held in three different Japanese venues : Budokan, Tokyo (September 1st), Osaka Festival Hall (September 4th) and Yokohama Stadium (September 5th). Here is […]

Me:nu Du Jour June 15 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOL TODAY We Listen To Temptations, Duran Duran, Bob Dylan, Joy Division, Nirvana, Dire Straits, Tina Turner, Stanley Clarke, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Herbie Hancock We Celebrate Ella Fitzgerald, Erroll Garner, Art Pepper, Wes Montgomery, Waylon Jennings, Harry Nilsson We Watch Police, Neville Brothers, Lou Reed, The Who, lvin Bishop, Pink Floyd, B.B. King, […]

Three Concerts with Peter Erskine

Drummer extraordinaire, Peter Erskine, who turns 64 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 on http://go.rvm.pm/PeterErskine). The ‘Three Concerts with Peter Erskine‘ are with Diana Krall, John […]

This month Mike Stern records ‘Upside Downside,’ his second album…

Mike Stern’s ‘Upside Downside’ is his second studio album recorded in March & April 1986 and released the same year by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Upside Downside (Mike Stern) – 05:43 . 2.Little Shoes (Mike Stern) – 05:33 . 3.Goodbye Again (Mike Stern) – 06:35 . 4.Mood Swings (Mike Stern) – 06:05 . 5.After You […]

We remember Tony Williams

This day (February 23, 1997), in Daly City, California, died Anthony Tillmon ‘Tony’ Williams, an American drummer and pioneer of jazz fusion.