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Herbie Hancock

Janet Jackson releases ‘Damita Jo,’ her eighth album (2004)

Janet Jackson’s ‘Damita Jo’ is her eighth studio album released on March 30, 2004 by Virgin. Track Listing : 1.Looking For Love (Intro) (Janet Jackson, David Ritz, Fabrice Dumont, Christophe Hetier, Stephan Haeri) – 01:29 . 2.Damita Jo (Janet Jackson, James Harris, Terry Lewis, Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila) – 02:46 . 3.Sexhibition (Dallas […]

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Sextant,’ the last album of the Mwandishi…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Sextant’ is his eleventh album (and the last with his Mwandishi Band) released on March 30, 1973 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Rain Dance (Herbie Hancock) – 09:16 . 2.Hidden Shadows (Herbie Hancock) – 10:11 . 3.Hornets (Herbie Hancock) – 19:35 Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Arp Echoplex, Clapping, Clavinet, Fender Rhodes, Fuzz-Wah, […]

Herbie Hancock & Mwandishi tape a show for French TV (1972)

March 23, 1972 – Herbie Hancock‘s Mwandishi – that is Herbie Hancock (kb), Bennie Maupin (ss, fl, bcl), Julian Priester (tb), Ed Henderson (tp), Buster Williams (b) and Billy Hart (d) – will be at Studio de Joinville le Pont, near Paris, France to tape a show for French TV called “Jazz Harmonie” More Info

This week In Jazz Legends 46

Antonio Sanchez, Chick Corea, Jack De Johnette, Herbie Hancock , Eliane Elias, Airto Moreira & Flora Purim, Art Blakey, Miles Davis, Weather Report, Gil Evans, Dave Holland, Irakere. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 282 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Antonio […]

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Both Sides Now’ featuring jazz songs…

Joni Mitchell’s ‘Both Sides Now’ is a concept album released March 20, 2000 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.You’Re My Thrill (Sidney Clare, Jay Gorney) – 03:52 . 2.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 04:28 . 3.Comes Love (Lew Brown, Sam H.Stept, Charles Tobias) – 04:29 . 4.You’Ve Changed (Bill Carey, Carl Fischer) – […]

Happy Birthday Quincy Jones. ‘Today is ‘Super Q’s Day”

This day (March 14, 1933), in Seattle, Washington, is born Quincy Delightt Jones a.k.a. Quincy Jones, an American record producer, conductor, arranger, film composer, .. Tracklist : w/ Big Band – Moanin’ . The 75Th Birthday Celebration Live At Montreux (2008) . w/ Toots Thielemans, Patti Austin – Setembro (1996) . Back On Block Live […]

Eric Dolphy records ‘The Illinois Concert’ with Herbie Hancock…

Eric Dolphy’s ‘The Illinois Concert’ is a live album recorded on March 10, 1963 with Herbie Hancock and released in 1999 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 20:17 . 2.Something Sweet, Something Tender (Eric Dolphy) – 01:28 . 3.God Bless The Child (Billie […]

Wayne Shorter records ‘Schizophrenia’ with Herbie Hancock &…

Wayne Shorter’s ‘Schizophrenia’ is his eleventh album recorded on March 10, 1967 with Herbie Hancock and Ron Carter and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Tom Thumb (Wayne Shorter) – 06:16 . 2.Go (Wayne Shorter) – 05:42 . 3.Schizophrenia (Wayne Shorter) – 06:50 . 4.Kryptonite (James Spaulding) – 06:29 . 5.Miyako […]

This week In Jazz Legends 44

Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter & Billy Cobham, Sonny Rollins, Ernestine Anderson, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Buddy Rich & His Orchestra, Freddie Hubbard, Les Mccann & Eddie Harris, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Stan Getz & Flora Purim, Milton Nascimento & Naná Vasconcelos, Bobby Mcferrin. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 230 Posts […]

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 […]

Huey, Sting & the ‘All Star Session’ attend the 28th Grammy…

February 25, 1986 – Huey Lewis & The News, a-ha, Sting, Phil Collins plus an All-Star Jam Session gathering B.B. King, Tony Williams, Stanley Clarke, Ron Carter, Michel Petrucciani, Herbie Hancock, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Jordan, Bobby Hutcherson), Gary Burton, Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana […]

We remember Tony Williams

This day (February 23, 1997), in Daly City, California, died Anthony Tillmon ‘Tony’ Williams, an American drummer and pioneer of jazz fusion. Tracklist : w/ Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter – Agitation (1963) . 2 Solos Tribute To Miles Davis (1992 ) . w/ Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Wallace Roney, Ron Carter […]

The Jazz Gotha relaunches Blue Note (1985)

February 22, 1985 – for the relaunch of the Blue Note Records label, its President Bruce Lundvall has summoned the Jazz Gotha at The Town Hall in New York City (USA). Consider this : Art Blakey, Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Michel Petrucciani, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, McCoy Tyner and Grover Washington, […]

Herbie Hancock records ‘Crossings,’ the second album of his…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Crossings’ is his tenth (and second in his Mwandishi period) album recorded in February 1972 and released in May 1972 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Sleeping Giant (Herbie Hancock) – 24:50 . 2.Quasar (Bennie Maupin) – 07:27 . 3.Water Torture (Bennie Maupin)– 14:04 Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Acoustic Piano, Electric Piano, […]