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Bob James

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer. Tracklist : Submarine (2018) . Westchester Lady (2016) . w/ Fourplay & New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Westchester Lady (2013) . The Fourplay – Sonnymoon (2012) . Angela . w/ Angels of Shanghai – Celebration (2006) . Westchester […]

Four Concerts with Nathan East

Bassist extraordinaire, Nathan East, who turns 64 today – Happy Birthday BTW – has been for almost 40 years a “top session bassist”. Very much in demand, Nathan has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Four Concerts with Nathan East’ are with Eric Clapton, […]

Bob James brings his Band to Tokyo Jazz (2007)

September 22, 2007 – the Bob James Band – that is Bob James (p, kb), Dave McMurray (s), Rob Swift (DJ), Perry Hughes (g), Al Turner (b), Ron Otis (d) and Keiko Matsui (p, kb) – performs at “Tokyo Jazz Festival” in Tokyo, Japan More Info

New Edition release their sixth album : ‘Home Again’ featuring…

New Edition’s ‘Home Again’ is the sixth studio album featuring Bobby Brown and released on September 10, 1996 by MCA Records. Track Listing : 1.Oh, Yeah, It Feels So Good (Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, James Brown, Fred Wesley, John Starks) – 06:02 . [Sampling : “The Payback” By James Brown] […]

Warner Bros. publish Fourplay’s second album : ‘Between the…

Fourplay’s ‘Between the Sheets’ is their second album released on August 17, 1993 by Warner Bros. Track listing : 1.Chant (Bob James) – 06:24 . 2.Monterey (Lee Ritenour) – 06:12 . 3.Between the Sheets (Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, O’Kelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley, Chris Jasper) – 06:45 . 4.Li’l Darlin’ (Neal Hefti) – 05:16 […]

A&M / CTI release Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’…

Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’ feat. ‘Killer Joe’ is a studio album recorded on June 18 & 19, 1969 and released in 1969 by A&M/Cti.. Track Listing : 1.Dead End (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 04:05 . 2.Walking In Space (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 12:06 . 3.Killer Joe (Benny Golson) […]

Stanley Turrentine records ‘Don’t Mess With Mister T.’ for…

Stanley Turrentine’s ‘Don’t Mess With Mister T.’ is an album arranged by Bob James and recorded on June 7–8, 1973 by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Mess With Mister T. (Marvin Gaye) – 09:51 . 2.Two For T. (Stanley Turrentine) – 07:06 . 3.Too Blue (Stanley Turrentine) – 07:21 . 4.I Could Never Repay Your […]

This week In Jazz Legends 04

Christian Scott, Quintet, Bob James, David Sanborn, George Benson, Southside Aces, Evan Christopher, Irvin Mayfield, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Lou Donaldson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Camilo, Tomatito, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ben Sidran, Archie Shepp. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 223 Posts we publish this week. Here, they […]

Grover Washington Jr. records ‘Soul Box’ arranged by Bob James…

Grover Washington, Jr.’s ‘Soul Box’ is his third album arranged by Bob James, recorded in March 1973 and released the same year by Kudu Records. Track Listing : 1.Aubrey (David Gates) – 03:44 . 2.Masterpiece (Norman Whitfield) – 013:20 . 3.Trouble Man (Marvin Gaye) – 015:56 . 4.You Are The Sunshine Of My Life (Stevie […]