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David Sanborn & Friends tape ‘After New Year’s Eve’…

December 14, 1998 – David Sanborn and his “Friends” – that is Cassandra Wilson, Marcus Miller, Don Alias, Steve Gadd and many more – are at Unitel Studios in New York City to tape “After New Year’s Eve,” a special TV program to be aired on ABC in the early hours of January 1999

Asylum publish Joni Mitchell’s double album : ‘Don Juan’s…

Joni Mitchell’s ‘Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter’ is a double album released on December 13, 1977 by Asylum. Track Listing : 1.Overture / Cotton Avenue (Joni Mitchell) – 06:41 . 2.Talk To Me (Joni Mitchell) – 03:45 . 3.Jericho (Joni Mitchell) – 03:22 . 4.Paprika Plains (Joni Mitchell) – 16:21 . 5.Otis And Marlena (Joni Mitchell) […]

Atlantic Records publish Mike Stern’s third album : ‘Time in…

Mike Stern’s ‘Time in Place’ is his third studio album recorded during December 1987 with among others Peter Erskine, Don Alias and Michael Brecker and released in 1988 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Gossip (Mike Stern) – 05:59 . 2.Time In Place (Mike Stern) – 06:49 . 3.Before You Go (Mike Stern) – 05:31 […]

Miles Davis takes his Quintet to Oslo (1971)

November 9, 1971 – the Miles Davis Quintet – that is Miles Davis (tp), Gary Bartz (s), Keith Jarrett (p), MICHAEL HENDERSON (b), Leon “Ndugu” Chancler (d), Don Alias (cga, perc), James Mtume (perc) – performs at Chateau Neuf in Oslo, Norway

The Miles Davis Group meets in Berlin (1971)

November 6, 1971 – the Miles Davis Group – that is Miles Davis (t), Gary Bartz (s), Keith Jarrett (ep), MICHAEL HENDERSON (eb), Leon “Ndugu” Chancler (d), Don Alias (p), James Mtume (p) – performs at the Berlin Jazz Festival in West Berlin

On TV Today, Miles Davis at ‘Night Music’ (1989)

October 18, 1989 – you do not miss Miles Davis with Kenny Garrett (fl, as), David Sanborn (as), Joe “Foley” McCreary (g), Adam Holzman (synth), Marcus Miller (el-b), Ricky Wellman (d), Don Alias (perc) at David Sanborn’s TV show “Night Music” on NBC

Polydor publish Chick Corea’s ‘My Spanish Heart’ featuring…

Chick Corea’s ‘My Spanish Heart’ is an album (among his most successfull) recorded in October, 1976 and released In 1976 By Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Love Castle (Chick Corea) – 04:45 . 2.The Gardens (Chick Corea) – 03:12 . 3.Day Danse (Chick Corea) – 04:27 . 4.My Spanish Heart (Chick Corea) – 01:37 . 5.Night […]

Singing & Playing With Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan who would have turned 65 today, has duetted with a myriad of blues and non blues artists. We have selected twelve of them : Johnny Copeland, Buddy Guy, BB King, Dick Dale, Albert King, Jeff Healey, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Lonnie Mack , Night Music Band, Jeff Beck, Colin James, Albert Collins Here, […]

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Shadows and Light,’ a double live album…

Joni Mitchell’s ‘Shadows and Light’ is a double live album released in September 1979 and recorded with Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius, Michael Brecker and others and released in September 1980 by Asylum. Track listing : 1.Introduction (Joni Mitchell) – 01:51 . 2.In France They Kiss on Main Street (Joni Mitchell) – 04:14 . 3.Edith and […]

Jaco Pastorius takes the Word of Mouth Big Band to ‘Aurex Jazz Festival…

During the first week of September 1982, Jaco Pastorius, the Word of Mouth Big Band and a couple of special guests such as Toots Thielemans took part in the “Aurex Jazz Festival” held in three different Japanese venues : Budokan, Tokyo (September 1st), Osaka Festival Hall (September 4th) and Yokohama Stadium (September 5th). Here is […]

Elektra Nonesuch publish Bill Frisell’s twenty second album :…

Bill Frisell’s ‘Unspeakable’ is his twenty second album released on August 24, 2004 by Elektra Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.1968 (Bill Frisell) – 04:35 . 2.White Fang (Bill Frisell, Hal Willner) – 05:39 . 3.Sundust (Hal Willner) – 02:36 . 4.Del Close (Bill Frisell, Eric Liljestrand, Hal Willner) – 05:03 . 5.Gregory C. (Bill Frisell, […]

Dan Fogelberg releases ‘The Innocent Age,’ his seventh album…

Dan Fogelberg’s ‘The Innocent Age’ is his seventh album ( one of his most successful) released in August 1981 by Full Moon/Epic Track Listing : 1.Nexus (Dan Fogelberg) – 06:04 . 2.The Innocent Age (Dan Fogelberg) – 04:15 . 3.The Sand And The Foam (Dan Fogelberg) – 04:19 . 4.In The Passage (Dan Fogelberg) – […]

Blue Note publish John Scofield’s ‘Hand Jive,’ an album…

John Scofield’s ‘Hand Jive’ is a studio album recorded with Eddie Harris and released on August 9, 1994 by Blue Note Records. Track Listing : 1.I’Ll Take Les (John Scofield) – 06:58 . 2.Dark Blue (John Scofield) – 07:37 . 3.Do Like Eddie (John Scofield) – 08:06 . 4.She’S So Lucky (John Scofield) – 05:50 […]

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 […]

Warner Bros. publish Miles Davis’ ‘Amandla,’ his third (and…

Miles Davis’ ‘Amandla’ is his third (and final) collaboration with Marcus Miller, released on May 18, 1989 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Catémbe (Marcus Miller) – 05:35 . 2.Cobra (George Duke) – 5:15 . 3.Big Time (Marcus Miller) – 05:40 . 4.Hannibal (Marcus Miller) – 05:49 . 5.Jo-Jo (Marcus Miller) – 04:51 . 6.Amandla […]