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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

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Sextant,’ the last album of the Mwandishi…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Sextant’ is his eleventh album (and the last with his Mwandishi Band) released on March 30, 1973 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Rain Dance (Herbie Hancock) – 09:16 . 2.Hidden Shadows (Herbie Hancock) – 10:11 . 3.Hornets (Herbie Hancock) – 19:35 Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Arp Echoplex, Clapping, Clavinet, Fender Rhodes, Fuzz-Wah, […]

Herbie Hancock & Mwandishi tape a show for French TV (1972)

March 23, 1972 – Herbie Hancock‘s Mwandishi – that is Herbie Hancock (kb), Bennie Maupin (ss, fl, bcl), Julian Priester (tb), Ed Henderson (tp), Buster Williams (b) and Billy Hart (d) – will be at Studio de Joinville le Pont, near Paris, France to tape a show for French TV called “Jazz Harmonie” More Info

Horace Silver records the first session of ‘Serenade to a Soul…

Horace Silver’s ‘Serenade to a Soul Sister’ is an album recorded on February 23 & March 29, 1968 with Charles Tolliver, Stanley Turrentine and others and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Psychedelic Sally Horace Silver) – 07:14 . 2.Serenade To A Soul Sister Horace Silver) – 06:19 . 3.Rain Dance […]

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, […]

Miles Davis records ‘Jack Johnson’ also known as ‘A Tribute to…

Miles Davis’ ‘Jack Johnson’ is a soundtrack album also known as ‘A Tribute to Jack Johnson’ recorded on February 18 and April 7, 1970 and released in February 1971 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Right Off (Miles Davis, Teo Macero) – 26:53 . 2.Yesternow (Miles Davis) – 25:34 Jim Marshall ALSO READ Official Site Wikipedia […]