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Grover Washington Jr. records ‘Soul Box’ arranged by Bob James…

Grover Washington, Jr.’s ‘Soul Box’ is his third album arranged by Bob James, recorded in March 1973 and released the same year by Kudu Records. Track Listing : 1.Aubrey (David Gates) – 03:44 . 2.Masterpiece (Norman Whitfield) – 013:20 . 3.Trouble Man (Marvin Gaye) – 015:56 . 4.You Are The Sunshine Of My Life (Stevie […]

Lalo Schifrin records ‘Black Widow’ featuring Patti Austin for CTI…

Lalo Schifrin’s ‘Black Widow’ is an album featuring, among others, Patti Austin on vocals and recorded on March 29 & 30, 1976 and released the same year by CTI Track Listing : 1.Black Widow (Lalo Schifrin) – 04:11 . 2.Flamingo (Edmund Anderson, Ted Grouya) – 04:31 . 3.Quiet Village (Les Baxter) – 05:45 . 4.Moonglow/Theme […]

Antonio Carlos Jobim records ‘Stone Flower,’ arranged by Deodato,…

Antonio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Stone Flower’ is his fifth album arranged by Deodat, recorded on March 16-22, 1970 and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Tereza My Love (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 04:23 . 2.Children’S Games (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 03:30 . 3.Choro (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 02:10 . 4.Brazil (Ary Barroso) – […]

Chick Corea releases the album : ‘The Ultimate Adventure’ (2006)

Chick Corea’s ‘The Ultimate Adventure’ is an album released on February 7, 2006 by Stretch. Track Listing : 1.Three Ghouls, Pt. 1 (Chick Corea) – 01:38 . 2.Three Ghouls, Pt. 2 (Chick Corea) – 0:02 . 3.Three Ghouls, Pt. 3 (Chick Corea) – 03:11 . 4.City Of Brass (Chick Corea) – 06:38 . 5.Queen Tedmur […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

George Benson records ‘In Concert-Carnegie Hall,’ a live album…

George Benson’s ‘In Concert-Carnegie Hall’ is a live album recorded on January 11, 1975, produced by Creed Taylor and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Take Five (Paul Desmond)- 05:37 . 2.Summertime (George Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) – 07:24 . 3.Gone George Benson) – 10:28 . 4.Sky Dive (Freddie Hubbard) – 06:57 . […]

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 . […]

Wes Montgomery records his nineteenth album : ‘Down Here on the…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Down Here on the Ground’ is his nineteenth album recorded on December 20, 21, 1967 & January 22, 26, 1968 and released in 1968 By A&M. Track Listing : 1.Wind Song (Herb Alpert, Nick Ceroli, Neil Larsen, John Pisano, Paul Francis Webster) – 02:22 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) […]

Milton Nascimento records ‘Courage,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Milton Nascimento’s ‘Courage’ is an album recorded on December 19, 1968 and February 26 & 27, 1969 and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Bridges (Travessia) (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant, Gene Lees) – 03:52 . 2.Vera Cruz (Milton Nascimento) – 03:12 . 3.Tres Pontas (Milton Nascimento) – 02:45 . 4.Outubro (October) (Fernando […]

Milt Jackson begins the recording ‘Goodbye,’ an album for CTI (1972)

Milt Jackson’s ‘Goodbye’ is an album recorded on December 12, 1972 and December, 1973 with various top class musicians and released in 1974 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E. Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) – 05:50 . 2.S.K.J. (Milt Jackson) – 06:47 . 3.Opus De Funk (Horace Silver) – 06:46 . 4.Detour Ahead […]

Stanley Turrentine records for CTI ‘Sugar,’ an album with Freddie…

Stanley Turrentine’s ‘Sugar’ is an album recorded mainly during November 1970 with among others, Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter, … and released In 1971 By CTI. Track Listing : 1.Sugar (Stanley Turrentine) – 10:03 . 2.Sunshine Alley (Butch Cornell) – 10:48 . 3.Impressions (John Coltrane) – 14:14 . 4.Gibraltar (Stanley Turrentine) – 9:35 Pete […]

Atlantic publish Roberta Flack’s third album : ‘Quiet Fire’…

Roberta Flack’s ‘Quiet Fire’ is her third studio album released in November 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Go Up Moses (Flack, Jesse Jackson, Joel Dorn) – 05:20 . 2.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 07:13 . 3.Sunday And Sister Jones (Gene Mcdaniels) – 04:48 . 4.See You Then (Jimmy Webb) – 03:40 . […]

Weather Report record ‘I Sing the Body Electric’ for Columbia (1971)

Weather Report’s ‘I Sing the Body Electric’ is their second album (with two new members : percussionist Dom Um Romão and drummer Eric Gravatt) recorded during November 1971 and January 1972 and released on May 26, 1972 By Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Unknown Soldier (Josef Zawinul) – 08:00 . 2.The Moors (Wayne Shorter) – 04:45 […]

Quincy Jones releases ‘Q’s Jook Joint,’ an album featuring…

Quincy Jones’ ‘Q’s Jook Joint’ is an album (his first in six years) released on November 7, 1995 by Qwest. Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) – 01:32 . 2.Let The Good Times Roll (Fleecie Moore, Sam Theard) – 02:55 . 3.Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) (Benny Golson, Quincy Jones, Queen Latifah) […]

Stevie Wonder releases his twenty third album : ‘A Time to Love’…

Stevie Wonder’s ‘A Time to Love’ is his twenty third (and his first in ten years) studio album released on October 18, 2005 by Motown. Track Listing : 1.If Your Love Cannot Be Moved (Stevie Wonder) – 06:11 . 2.Sweetest Somebody I Know (Stevie Wonder) – 04:31 . 3.Moon Blue (Stevie Wonder) – 06:44 . […]

Antônio Carlos Jobim records his tenth album : ‘Urubu’ for Warner…

Antônio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Urubu’ is his tenth album recorded on October 16–23, 1975 and released in November 1976 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Bôto (Porpoise) (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Jararaca) – 06:07 . 2.Ligia (Antônio Carlos Jobim) – 04:13 . 3.Correnteza (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfá) – 02:41 . 4.Angela (Antônio Carlos Jobim) – 02:50 […]

Playing Coltrane

Naima’,’Giant Steps’, ‘Mr.PC’ etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists. Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, […]