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Ernie Watts

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 . […]

We remember Michael Brecker. ‘Ace Brecker’

This day (January 13, 2007), in New York City, New York, died Michael Brecker, an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Tracklist : Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (2003) . Delta City Blues (1998) . Peep (1990) . w/ Bill Evans, Ernie Watts, Stanley Turrentine – Four Sleepers / Pools (1989) . w/ Pat Metheny […]

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 […]

Motown publish ‘Lionel Richie,’ his eponymous debut solo album…

‘Lionel Richie’ is his debut solo album after he left the Commodores, released on October 6, 1982 By Motown. Track Listing : 1.Serves You Right (John Mcclain, Greg Phillinganes, Lionel Richie) – 05:14 . 2.Wandering Stranger (Lionel Richie) – 05:38 . 3.Tell Me (David Cochrane, Lionel Richie) – 05:32 . 4.My Love (Lionel Richie) – […]

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 […]