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Billy Cobham

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Live-Evil’ (1971)

Miles Davis’ ‘Live-Evil’ is an album (featuring live and studio recordings) released on November 17, 1971 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Sivad (Miles Davis) – 15:16 . 2.Little Church (Hermeto Pascoal) – 03:17 . 3.Medley: Gemini , Double Image (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) – 05:56 . 4.What I Say (Miles Davis) – 21:12 . […]

Five Concerts with Jack Bruce

Jack Bruce who passed away today (in 2014) was a remarkable Scottish musician whose career spanned over more than 50 years. The eighth (according to Rolling Stone readers but you can dispute it) greatest bassist of all time. A vocalist. A songwriter. A classical cellist…. “Five Concerts with Jack Bruce” goes from Cream up to […]

Billy Cobham drums in Paris (2011)

October 15, 2011 – Billy Cobham is accompanied by Camelia Ben Naceur (kb), Steve Hamilton (kb), Jean-Marie Ecay (g) and Michael Mondesir (b) at Live at La Villette Jazz Festival in Paris

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 21

Freddie King, Duane Allman, Albert King, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmy Page, B.B. King, Jeff Beck, John McLaughlin, Steve Howe, Steve Hackett, Terje Rypdal, Shawn Lane, Ralph Towner, John Abercrombie. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 289 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

C.B.S. publish Mahavishnu Orchestra’s first album : ‘The Inner…

Mahavishnu Orchestra’s ‘The Inner Mounting Flame’ is its first (fully composed by John McLaughlin) studio album released on August 14, 1971 by C.B.S. Track listing : . 1.Meeting of the Spirits (John McLaughlin) – 06:52 . 2.Dawn (John McLaughlin) – 05:10 . 3.The Noonward Race (John McLaughlin) – 06:28 . 4.A Lotus On Irish Streams […]

Last week In Collaborations 04

Ibrahim Ferrer & Omara Portuondo, Billy Joel & Boyz Ii Men, Bob Dylan, Keith Richards & Ron Wood, George Harrison & Eric Clapton, John Lennon & Paul Mccartney, Larry Coryell & Murali Coryell, Sachal Jazz Ensemble & Wynton Marsalis , George Duke & Billy Cobham, Carlos Santana & Jerry Garcia, Liza Minnelli & Pet Shop […]

Mahavishnu Orchestra record their second studio album : ‘Birds of…

Mahavishnu Orchestra’s ‘Birds of Fire’ is the second studio (and the last by the original line-up) album recorded during August 1972 and released in March 1973 by C.B.S. Track listing : 1.Birds of Fire (John McLaughlin) – 05:50 . 2.Miles Beyond (Miles Davis) – 04:47 . 3.Celestial Terrestrial Commuters (John McLaughlin) – 02:54 . 4.Sapphire […]

This week In Jazz Legends 13

Deodato, The Zawinul Syndicate, Billy Cobham, Max Roach, Horace Silver, Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan, Bob Brookmeyer, Benny Goodman, Vi Redd, Count Basie, John Coltrane, Arista All Stars, Rahsaan Roland Kirk. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]

Billy Cobham drums in Montreux (1978)

July 19, 1978 – Billy Cobham drums with Alvin Batiste (cl, perc), Tom Coster (kb), Ray Mouton (g), Charles Singleton (g) and Randy Jackson (b) at “Montreux Jazz Festival” in Switzerland