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Ernie Watts

Jean-Luc Ponty’s Turning Point

The end of the Sixties and the beginning of the Seventies mark the real start of Jean-Luc Ponty‘s international stardom. Hooking up with 23 years old George Duke. Recording his own “King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays the Music of Frank Zappa” album. Recording the “Open Strings” album in Germany with Philip Catherine and Joachim Kühn. […]

Ernie Watts brings his quartet to Poland (2012)

August 25, 2012 – The Ernie Watts Quartet – that is Ernie Watts (s), Christof Saenger (p), Rudi Engel (b) and Heinrich Koebberling (d) – performs at “18th International Jazz” at the Old Town Square in Warsaw, Poland

Herbie Hancock releases his seventeenth album : ‘Man-Child’ (1975)

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Man-Child’ is his seventeenth album, released on August 22, 1975 by Columbia. Track listing : . 1.Hang Up Your Hang Ups (Herbie Hancock, Melvin ‘Wah-Wah Watson’ Ragin, Paul Jackson) – 07:29 . 2.Sun Touch (Herbie Hancock) – 05:11 . 3.The Traitor (Herbie Hancock, Melvin ‘Wah-Wah Watson’ Ragin, Johnson, Shorter) – 09:38 . 4.Bubbles […]

The Rolling Stones release ‘Still Life,’ a live album recorded…

The Rolling Stones‘ ‘Still Life’ is a live album recorded during the band’s American Tour in 1981 and released on June 1, 1982 by Rolling Stones/Virgin. Track Listing : 1.Intro: Take The ‘A’ Train (Billy Strayhorn) – 0:27 . 2.Under My Thumb (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 04:18 . 3.Let’S Spend The Night Together (Mick […]

Quincy Jones releases ‘The Dude’ featuring ‘Ai No…

Quincy Jones’ ‘The Dude’ is a studio album featuring James Ingram’s debut and released in March 1981 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Ai No Corrida (Chaz Jankel, Kenny Young) – 01:43 . 2.The Dude Rod (Temperton, Patti Austin) – 04:16 . 3.Just Once (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 03:28 . 4.Betcha Wouldn’T Hurt Me (Stevie […]

Warner Bros. publish ‘Rickie Lee Jones,’ her debut eponymous album…

‘Rickie Lee Jones’ is her eponymous debut album released on February 28, 1979 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Chuck E.’S In Love (Rickie Lee Jones) – 03:28 . 2.On Saturday Afternoons In 1963 (Rickie Lee Jones) – 02:31 . 3.Night Train (Rickie Lee Jones) – 03:14 . 4.Young Blood (Rickie Lee Jones) – 04:04 […]

Steely Dan release their third album ‘Pretzel Logic’ featuring…

Steely Dan’s ‘Pretzel Logic’ is their third studio album fully written by Walter Becker and Donald Fagen and released on February 20, 1974 by ABC. Track Listing : 1.Rikki Don’T Lose That Number (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 04:30 . 2.Night By Night (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 03:36 . 3.Any Major Dude Will Tell […]

Arista publish ‘Whitney Houston,’ her eponymous debut album…

‘Whitney Houston’ feat. ‘”Saving All My Love for You’ and ‘How Will I Know’ is her self-titled debut album released on February 14, 1985 by Arista. Track Listing : 1.You Give Good Love (Lala) – 04:36 . 2.Thinking About You (Kashif, Lala) – 05:24 . 3.Someone For Me (Raymond Jones, Freddie Washington) – 04:58 . […]

Warner Bros. publish Randy Newman’s seventh album : ‘Trouble in…

Randy Newman’s ‘Trouble in Paradise’ is his seventh album released on January 17, 1983 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.I Love L.A. (Randy Newman) – 03:29 . 2.Christmas In Capetown (Randy Newman) – 04:21 . 3.The Blues (Randy Newman) – 03:01 . 4.Same Girl (Randy Newman) – 02:53 . 5.Mikey’S (Randy Newman) – 02:10 […]

Sarah Vaughan records her last album : ‘Brazilian Romance’ produced…

Sarah Vaughan’s ‘Brazilian Romance’ is her last (and her third of Brazilian music) album produced by Sérgio Mendes, recorded in January 1987 and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Make This City Ours Tonight (Tracy Mann, Milton Nascimento) – 02:57 . 2.Romance (Danilo Caymmi, Tracy Mann, Paulo César Pinheiro) – 03:30 . […]

Charlie Haden records ‘Quartet West,’ an album for Verve (1986)

Charlie Haden’s ‘Quartet West’ is an album recorded on December 22 and 23, 1986 and released in 1987 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Hermitage (Pat Metheny) – 07:59 . 2.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 06:19 . 3.The Good Life (Ornette Coleman) – 04:39 . 4.In The Moment (Charlie […]