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Duke Ellington records the ’70th Birthday Concert’ album in…

Duke Ellington’s ’70th Birthday Concert’ is a live album recorded at Colston Hall In Bristol, England on November 25 and at Free Trade Hall In Manchester, England on November 26, 1969. Track Listing : 1.Kinda Dukish/Rockin’ In Rhythm (Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Irving Mills) – 05:53 . 2.B.P. Blues (Duke Ellington) – 04:41 . 3.Take […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 28

Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Mike Stern, Eric Johnson, Roy Buchanan, Gary Moore, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang, Joe Bonamassa, Roy Harper, Jimmy Page, Nels Cline, Julian Lage, Bill Frisell, Allan Holdsworth, Trevor Rabin. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 277 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Happy Birthday Joseph Bowie. ‘Living Defunkt’

This day (October 17, 1953), in St Louis, Missouri, is born Joseph Bowie, an American bandleader, trombonist, and founder of the seminal jazz fusion band, Defunkt. Digest Tracklist : Defunkt – @ Piano Dortmund (2018) . w/ Seven Eleven – Gimme the Funk (2015) . w/ Saskia Laroo band – @ Paradiso Amsterdam (2014) . […]

This week In Jazz Legends 16

Duke Ellington, Charles Lloyd, Cannonball Adderley, Bill Evans, Robert Glasper, McCoy Tyner, Michael Brecker, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk, The Bad Plus, Monty Alexander, Dave Holland, Fourplay, Herbie Hancock. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 17

Richie Sambora, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray , Eric Clapton, Ritchie Blackmore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Carlos Santana, Jerry Garcia , Rich Robinson, Jonny Lang, Stanley Jordan, Alvin Lee , Jimmy Page . They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 06

B.B. King, George Benson, Cornell Dupree, Joe Bonamassa & Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Ronnie Wood, Jimmy Page, Dan Auerbach, Frank Zappa, Buckethead, Steve Vai, Jimi Hendrix. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 217 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . B.B. King – […]

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has played guitar or sang with a myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them : Rachelle Ferrell , Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count […]

Johnny Hodges records with regular members of the Ellington orchestra,…

Johnny Hodges’ ‘Everybody Knows Johnny Hodges’ is an album recorded on February 6, 1964 & March 8, 1965 with regular members of the Ellington orchestra and released in 1964 by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Everybody Knows (Johnny Hodges) – 07:25 . 2.A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing (Billy Strayhorn) – 03:04 . 3.Papa Knows (Johnny […]

Wayne Shorter records ‘Adam’s Apple’ an album for Blue Note…

Wayne Shorter’s ‘Adam’s Apple’ is his tenth album recorded on February 2 & 24, 1966 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Adam’S Apple (Wayne Shorter) – 06:49 . 2.502 Blues (Drinkin’ And Drivin’) (Jimmy Rowles) – 06:34 . 3.El Gaucho (Wayne Shorter) – 06:30 . 4.Footprints (Wayne Shorter) – 07:29 […]

Wynton Marsalis records ‘Black Codes (From the Underground)’ with…

Wynton Marsalis’s ‘Black Codes (From the Underground)’ is an album recorded on January 7, 11 & 14, 1985 with Branford Marsalis and released on June 9, 1985 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Black Codes (Wynton Marsalis) – 09:31 . 2.For Wee Folks (Wynton Marsalis) – 09:06 . 3.Delfeayo’S Dilemma (Wynton Marsalis) – 06:46 . 4.Phryzzinian […]