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Goodbye Pork Pie Hat

We remember Gerry Mulligan. ‘Baritone And Gerry’

This day (January 20, 1996), in Darien, Connecticut, died Gerry Mulligan, an American jazz baritone saxophonist, clarinetist, composer and arranger. Tracklist : Satin Doll (1987) . North Atlantic Run (1981) . Out Back Of The Barn (1980) . w/ Charles Mingus – Goodbye Pork Pie Hat (1975) . w/ Dave Brubeck – Lullaby To Mexico […]

We Remember Charles Mingus. ‘Mingus Maximus’

This day ( January 5, 1979), in  Cuernavaca, Mexico,, died Charles Mingus Jr. , an American jazz musician, composer and bandleader. Tracklist : Shortnin’ Bread . Sue’s Changes (1975) [1/3] . Sue’s Changes (1975) [2/3] . Sue’s Changes (1975) [3/3] . w/ Eric Dolphy – Live in Stockholm (1964) . In belgium . Take the ‘A’ Train . Flowers For A […]

Happy Birthday John Mc Laughlin. ‘Elegant Septuagenarian’

This day (January 4, 1942), in  Doncaster, South Yorkshire (UK), is born John McLaughlin, an English guitarist, bandleader and composer. Tracklist : El Hombre Que Sabia (2019) . Meeting of the Spirits/Birds of Fire (2017) . w/ Chick Corea – Miles Beyond (2016) . w/ Jean Luc Ponty & Zakir Hussain – Lotus Feet (2013) . […]

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 […]

Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s…

John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond’ is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade and released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) – 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) – 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork Pie Hat (Charles Mingus) – 03:20 . 4.Something Spiritual […]

Epic publish Jeff Beck’s third solo album : ‘Wired’ (1976)

Jeff Beck’s ‘Wired’ is his third solo (and strictly instrumental) album released in May 1976 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.Led Boots (Max Middleton) – 04:03 . 2.Come Dancing (Narada Michael Walden) – 05:55 . 3.Goodbye Pork Pie Hat (Charles Mingus) – 05:31 . 4.Head For Backstage Pass (Wilbur Bascomb, Andy Clark) – 02:43 . […]

This week In Jazz Legends 01

Miles Davis & Gill Evans Orchestra, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin, Charles Mingus, Gerry Mulligan, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval, Elvin Jones, Sonny Rollins , Joshua Redman , Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Dave Brubeck, e.s.t.. They are the Jazz Legends selected among the 209 Posts we publish […]