Browsing Tag

Billy Cobham

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…

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…

Rypdal, Bailey & Cobham get together (1994)

September 17, 1994 - Terje Rypdal, Victor Bailey and Billy Cobham perform together at "Jazzfestival Viersen" in Viersen, Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Billy-Cobham-One-More-Year-B.C.-RVJ.jpeg'…

This 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…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 31

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan - Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente - Bob Weir & Grace Potter - John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James - John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter - John…

Happy Birthday Al Di Meola. ‘Sundancer’

This day (July 22, 1954), in Jersey City, New Jersey, is born Al Di Meola, an American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist, Digest Tracklist : Solo / Because (2019) . Mediterranean Sundance/Río Grande (2018) . w/ Steve Vai (2017) . Song…

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"…

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<img…

This week In Jazz Legends 11

Stan Getz Quartet, Pat Metheny Group, Astor Piazzolla, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, Buddy Rich, Modern Jazz Quartet, Louis Armstrong, Jaco Pastorius, Lionel Hampton, Billy Cobham, George Duke Band, John…

Billy Cobham visits Jerusalem (2011)

June 18, 2011 - Billy Cobham plus Jean-Marie Ecay (g), Christophe Cravero (kb, viol), Michael Mondesier (b), Camelia Ben Naceur (kb) and Junior Gill (steel pan/pan cat) will attend The Israel Festival in Jerusalem<img…

Happy Birthday to Ron Carter. ‘Beau Ron’

This day (May 4, 1937), in Ferndale, Michigan, is born Ron Carter, an American jazz double-bassist. Digest Tracklist : w/ Al Foster & Eli Degibri - United Blues (2019) . Foursight (2018) . You Are My Sunshine (2015) . Golden Striker…

This week In Jazz Legends 01

Miles Davis, Gill Evans Orchestra, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin, Charles Mingus, Gerry Mulligan, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval, Elvin Jones, Sonny Rollins , Joshua Redman , Herbie…

This week In Jazz Legends 44

Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter & Billy Cobham, Sonny Rollins, Ernestine Anderson, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Buddy Rich & His Orchestra, Freddie Hubbard, Les Mccann & Eddie Harris, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Stan…