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Discreet release ‘One Size Fits All’ by Frank Zappa & The…

‘One Size Fits All’ by Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention is an album released on June 25, 1975 by Discreet. Track Listing : 1.Inca Roads (Frank Zappa) – 08:45 . 2.Can’T Afford No Shoes (Frank Zappa) – 02:38 . 3.Sofa No. 1 (Frank Zappa) – 02:39 . 4.Po-Jama People (Frank Zappa) – 07:39 […]

Stanley Clarke releases his fourth album : ‘School Days’ recorded…

Stanley Clarke’s ‘School Days’ is his fourth album recorded in June 1976 and released the same year by Nemperor Records. Track Listing : 1.School Days (Stanley Clarke) – 07:51 . 2.Quiet Afternoon (Stanley Clarke) – 05:09 . 3.The Dancer (Stanley Clarke) – 05:27 . 4.Desert Song (Stanley Clarke) – 06:56 . 5.Hot Fun (Stanley Clarke) […]

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 […]

The George Duke Band is in Holland (2010)

May 8, 2010 – the George Duke Band – that is George Duke (kb, p, voc), Andrew Papastephanou (kb), Jef Lee Johnson (g), Michael Manson (b), Gordon Campbell (d), Lamont Vanhook (voc) and Shannon Pearson (voc) – plays at Jazz Club Minden, Germany

Flora Purim records her sixth album ‘Encounter’ with Airto Moreira,…

Flora Purim’s ‘Encounter’ is her sixth album recorded between April 1976 and February 1977 and released in 1977 By Milestone. Track Listing : 1.Windows (Chick Corea) – 05:37 . 2.Latinas (Hermeto Pascoal) – 03:42 . 3.Uri (The Wind) (Googie Coppola, Hermeto Pascoal) – 08:05 . 4.Dedicated To Bruce (Hermeto Pascoal, Flora Purim) – 04:12 . […]

George Duke records ‘A Brazilian Love Affair’ with Flora Purim,…

George Duke’s ‘Duke’ is an album released on March 29, 2005 by Bizarre Planet Entertainment. Track Listing : 1.Trust (George Duke) – 05:04 . 2.I Wanna Know (George Duke) – 05:32 . 3.Superwoman (Stevie Wonder) – 05:59 . 4.No One (George Duke, Rachelle Ferrell) – 04:58 . 5.T-Jam (George Duke) – 05:47 . 6.Somebody’S Body […]

Miles Davis records ‘Tutu’ in tribute to Desmond Tutu (1986)

Miles Davis’ ‘Tutu’ is an album (in tribute to Archbishop Desmond Tutu) recorded on March 25, 1986 and released in December 1986 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Tutu (Marcus Miller) – 05:15 . 2.Tomaas (Miles Davis, Marcus Miller) – 05:38 . 3.Portia (Marcus Miller) – 06:18 . 4.Splatch (Marcus Miller) – 04:46 . 5.Backyard […]

Frank Zappa releases ‘Apostrophe,’ a self-parody concept album…

Frank Zappa’s ‘Apostrophe’ is his eighteenth album released on March 22, 1974 by Discreet. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Eat The Yellow Snow (Frank Zappa) – 02:07 . 2.Nanook Rubs It (Frank Zappa) – 04:38 . 3.St. Alfonzo’S Pancake Breakfast (Frank Zappa) – 01:50 . 4.Father O’Blivion (Frank Zappa) – 02:18 . 5.Cosmik Debris (Frank Zappa) […]

Discreet publish Frank Zappa’s album : ‘Sleep Dirt’ (1979)

Frank Zappa’s ‘Sleep Dirt’ is an album released (without his permission) on January 19, 1979 by Discreet. Track Listing : 1.Filthy Habits (Frank Zappa) – 07:33 . 2.Flambay (Frank Zappa) – 05:02 . 3.Spider Of Destiny (Frank Zappa) – 02:54 . 4.Regyptian Strut (Frank Zappa) – 04:15 . 5.Time Is Money (Frank Zappa) – 02:52 […]

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 . […]

Flora Purim records with Joe Henderson, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Airto…

Flora Purim’s ‘Butterfly Dreams’ is her second album recorded in December 1973 with Joe Henderson, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira & more and released in 1974 by Milestone. Track Listing : 1.Dr. Jive (Part I) (Stanley Clarke) – 02:15 . 2.Butterfly Dreams (Neville Potter, Stanley Clarke) – 06:59 . 3.Dindi (Aloysio De Oliveira, Antonio […]

The Mothers Of Invention visit Paris (1970)

December 15, 1970 – The Mothers of Invention – that is Frank Zappa (gtr,voc), Aynsley Dunbar (d), Jeff Simmons (b), George Duke (kb), Ian Underwood (p, s), Mark Volman (voc), Howard Kaylan (voc) and Jean-Luc Ponty (viol) – is at the Gaumont Palace movie theater in Paris, France. The concert is to be filmed by […]

Playing and Singing Zappa

To Celebrate Frank Zappa, who passed away today twenty five years ago, we have selected various solo artists or bands who have covered the songs Zappa wrote or co-wrote. They are Swann, Zappa Jam, Jimmy Herring, Robert Trujillo, Zappa Plays Zappa, Lior Shlick, Roni Wagner, Daniel Kolben, George Duke, The HeadShakers with Napoleon M. Brock, […]