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Bennie Maupin

Herbie Hancock records ‘Crossings,’ the second album of his…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Crossings’ is his tenth (and second in his Mwandishi period) album recorded in February 1972 and released in May 1972 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Sleeping Giant (Herbie Hancock) – 24:50 . 2.Quasar (Bennie Maupin) – 07:27 . 3.Water Torture (Bennie Maupin)– 14:04 Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Acoustic Piano, Electric Piano, […]

This week In Jazz Legends 38

Wes Montgomery, Benny Golson, Freddie Hubbard, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Joe Lovano, Archie Shepp, Hugh Masekela & Jabu Nkosi, Sonny Rollins, Lenny White, Michael Brecker, SFJazz Collective, Chick Corea & Gary Burton. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 220 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]

Lenny White goes to Hollywood (2014)

January 22, 2014 – the Lenny White Band – that is Lenny White (d), Foley (lead bass), Victor Bailey (low-end bass), Bennie Maupin (ss) and George Colligan (kb) keyboards – will be at the Catalina Jazz Club Bar & Grill, Hollywood, CA

Herbie Hancock records his ninth album : ‘Mwandishi’ for Warner…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Mwandishi’ is his ninth album rRecorded in December 1970, Track Listing : 1.Ostinato (Suite For Angela) (Herbie Hancock) – 13:10 . 2.You’Ll Know When You Get There (Herbie Hancock) – 10:22 . 3.Wandering Spirit Song (Julian Priester) – 21:26 Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Fender Rhodes Piano . Buster Williams – Bass . […]

Columbia publish Herbie Hancock’s twenty-fourth album :…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Directstep’ is his twenty-fourth album produced By David Rubinson & Friends, Inc and released on December 2, 1978 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Butterfly (Herbie Hancock, Bennie Maupin) – 07:55 . 2.Shiftless Shuffle (Herbie Hancock, Paul Jackson, Harvey Mason, Bill Summers) – 07:10 . 3.I Thought It Was You (Jeffrey Cohen, Herbie Hancock, […]

Herbie Hancock releases his twelfth album : ‘Head Hunters’ featuring…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Head Hunters’ is his twelfth studio album co-produced with David Rubinson and released on October 13, 1973 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Chameleon (Herbie Hancock, Paul Jackson, Harvey Mason, Bennie Maupin) – 15:41 . 2.Watermelon Man (Herbie Hancock) – 06:29 . 3.Sly (Herbie Hancock) – 10:15 . 4.Vein Melter (Herbie Hancock) – 09:09 […]

Herbie Hancock records ‘Thrust,’ his thirteenth album featuring…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Thrust’ is thirteenth studio album released on September 6, 1974 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Palm Grease (Herbie Hancock) – 10:38 . 2.Actual Proof (Herbie Hancock) – 09:42 . 3.Butterfly (Herbie Hancock, Bennie Maupin) – 11:17 . 4.Spank-A-Lee (Herbie Hancock, Mike Clark, Paul Jackson) – 07:12 Don Hunstein ALSO READ Official Site Wikipedia […]

Columbia release Herbie Hancock’s thirtieth album : ‘Mr.…

Herbie Hancock‘s ‘Mr. Hands’ is his thirtieth album (with Jaco Pastorius on one track.) released in September 1980 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Spiraling Prism (Herbie Hancock) – 06:25 . 2.Calypso (Herbie Hancock) – 06:44 . 3.Just Around The Corner (Herbie Hancock) – 07:36 . 4.4 A.M. (Herbie Hancock) – 05:23 . 5.Shiftless Shuffle (Herbie […]

Herbie Hancock releases his seventeenth album : ‘Man-Child’ (1975)

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Man-Child’ is his seventeenth album, released on August 22, 1975 by Columbia. Track listing : . 1.Hang Up Your Hang Ups (Herbie Hancock, Melvin ‘Wah-Wah Watson’ Ragin, Paul Jackson) – 07:29 . 2.Sun Touch (Herbie Hancock) – 05:11 . 3.The Traitor (Herbie Hancock, Melvin ‘Wah-Wah Watson’ Ragin, Johnson, Shorter) – 09:38 . 4.Bubbles […]

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Saxophonists) 10

John Coltrane, Eric Dolphy, Candy Dulfer, Phil Woods, Joe Henderson, Wayne Shorter, Paul Desmond, Johnny Griffin, Joe Lovano, Bennie Maupin, Marshall Allen et al, Charlie Rouse, Billy Harper et al. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Saxophonists)” performers selected among the 287 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Herbie Hancock records ‘V.S.O.P.’ at Newport Jazz Festival (1976)

Herbie Hancock’s ‘V.S.O.P.’ is a live album recorded at Newport Jazz Festival, New York on June 29, 1976 and released in April 1977 by Columbia.. Track Listing : 1.Piano Introduction – 04:33 . 2.Maiden Voyage (Herbie Hancock) – 13:18 . 3.Nefertiti (Wayne Shorter) – 05:17 . 4.Introduction Of Players/Eye Of The Hurricane (Herbie Hancock) – […]

Maverick Records publish Me’shell Ndegeocello’s ‘Peace Beyond…

Me’shell Ndegeocello’s ‘Peace Beyond Passion’ is an album produced by David Gamson and released on June 25, 1996 by Maverick Records. Track Listing : 1.The Womb (Me’Shell Ndegeocello) – 01:25 . 2.The Way (Me’Shell Ndegeocello) – 04:58 . 3.Deuteronomy: Niggerman (Me’Shell Ndegeocello) – 04:01 . 4.Ecclesiastes: Free My Heart (Me’Shell Ndegeocello, Torri Ruffin) – 05:22 […]

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 . […]

Miles Davis records ‘On the Corner’ for Columbia (1972)

Miles Davis’ ‘On the Corner’ is a studio album recorded on June 1, 6 and July 7, 1972 and released on October 11, 1972 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.On The Corner; New York Girl; Thinkin’ One Thing And Doin’ Another; Vote For Miles (Miles Davis) – 20:02 . 2.Black Satin (Miles Davis) – 05:20 […]

The Headhunters play at the Winterland (1975)

May 9, 1975 – now on their own without Herbie Hancock, the Headhunters – that is Mike Clark (d), Paul Jackson (b, voc), Bennie Maupin (s, cl), DeWayne Blackbyrd McKnight (g, voc) and Bill Summers (perc) – perform at Winterland in San Francisco, CA