A&M publish Herb Alpert’s album : ‘S.R.O.’ recorded with…

My Heart (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 02:38 . 10.For Carlos (John Pisano, Nick Ceroli, Herb Alpert) – 02:46 . 11.Freight Train Joe (John Pisano) – 02:37 . 12.Flamingo (Ted Grouya, Edmond Anderson) – 02:25 Musicians : Herb Alpert – Trumpet . Tijuana Brass – Band . Nick Ceroli –...

Happy Birthday Herb Alpert

March 31, 1935 – Herb Alpert, American trumpet player, member of the Herb Alpert’s Tijuana Brass is 84. Happy Birthday, Sir SELECTED ALBUMS Released in November 1966, “S.R.O.” is the seventh album by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass. >> MORE VIDEOS [1966] you do not miss Herb Alpert &...

‘The Art of Making It’ is our post-Valentine Day playlist

...Herb Alpert: “You hear three notes and you know it’s Herb Alpert” said MilesDavis in 1989; “He gets right to the point of what he’s playing,” remarkedWynton Marsalis more recently, “very melodic and nothing extraneous.” Lush Lives : Lee Wiley occupies her own place in jazz history. IMDB : Pery...

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 05

Jethro Tull et al gather at Tanglewood (1971) 5 . Herb Alpert – Rise Lifted from : Happy Birthday Herb Alpert. 6 . Barry White – I’M Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More Baby Lifted from : 20Th Century publish Barry White’s debut album : ‘I’ve Got So...

Wes Montgomery records his nineteenth album : ‘Down Here on the…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Down Here on the Ground’ is his nineteenth album recorded on December 20, 21, 1967 & January 22, 26, 1968 and released in 1968 By A&M. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Wind Song (Herb Alpert, Nick Ceroli, Neil Larsen, John Pisano, Paul Francis Webster) – 02:22 . 2.Georgia On...

Herb, Carlos et al say ‘Viva Miami!’ (1989)

January 20, 1989 – in preparation of this week-end Superbowl, CBS airs a special “Viva Miami: The Night of Super Sounds” with so many famous guests Herb Alpert, Maria Conchita Alonso, Willy Chirino, Paquito D’Rivera, Little Joe and La Familia, Mongo Santamaria, Willie Nelson, Linda Ronstadt, Carlos Santana, Cheech Marin....

Happy Birthday Sergio Mendes. ‘Parabens para Sérgio’

...company’s co-founder, Herb Alpert. @last.fm : When sales were tepid, he replaced his Brazilian born vocalist Wanda de Sa with the distinctive voice of Chicago native Lani Hall (who learned Mendes’ Portuguese material phonetically), switched to Herb Alpert’s A&M label, and released Herb Alpert Presents Sérgio Mendes and Brasil ‘66...

A New Year, Baby et al

From ‘You’re The First The Last My Everything’ to ‘So What’s New’ , we have mixed 17 ‘Jazz, Latin and Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Anything New And First‘. It has Lionel Hampton, Omara Portuondo, Ethel Waters, Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE...

The Days Of Wine And Roses (nothing but bouquet)

From ‘Days of wine and roses’ to ‘Verde Que Te Quero Rosa’ , we have mixed 15 ‘Jazz and Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Wine And …Roses‘. It has Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass, Freddie Roach, Elza Soares, Big Joe Turner and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE :...

Happy Birthday Gino Vannelli. ‘Fratello Gino’

...I Just Wanna Stop. @last.fm : Gino eventually went to Los Angeles, California where he signed with Herb Alpert’s A&M Records, releasing his first album with that record label in 1973. Gino’s brother, Joe, served as arranger and keyboardist for most of his recording career. @Discogs : CREDITS Photo :...

Janet Jackson releases her fourth album : ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’…

...– 06:00 . 20.Interlude: Livin’…In Complete Darkness – 01:07 . Dominic Sena ALSO READ Wikipedia Rotten Tomatoes Wayne Isham ALSO READ Prime Zero Wikipedia WONDROS Musicians : Janet Jackson – Keyboards, Vocals . Amy Powell – Vocals . Tamika Mcdaniel – Vocals . Herb Alpert – Trumpet, Horn, Brass ....

Jazzin’Around Sway

...roaring mambos and jazz-influenced takes on the venerable son montuno, like the bouncy “Que Te Pareve” with the catchiest close-harmony horns this side of Herb Alpert. The Spinners @Wikipedia : The Spinners is a soul music vocal group, active for over 50 years, and with a long run of pop...

We remember Allen Toussaint. ‘Oh When Toussaint…’

...into the ’70s. @last.fm : An accomplished pianist and lyricist, Toussaint wrote many hit songs including early instrumental efforts Java (a hit for Al Hirt) and Whipped Cream which went platinum when done by Herb Alpert. Other Toussaint compositions that continue to be covered by artists to this day, include...

We remember Leon Russell. ‘A Song For Leon’

...swamp pop fusion of country, blues, and gospel. @last.fm : After becoming a part of Phil Spector’s studio group, Russell played backup on many of the most popular hits of the 1960s, including The Byrds, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, and Herb Alpert. @Discogs : US-American musician and songwriter, who...

Good Vibes

...String . Eric Ewazen S p a c e A g e P o p M u s i c : Julius Wechter’s Baja Marimba Band was, in his own words, “… like the Tijuana Brass’ bad little brothers. Herb [Alpert] and his group would dress in tuxedos and put...