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Jack DeJohnette

We remember Jackie Mclean. ‘Jackie Left His Bag’

This day (March 31, 2006), in Hartford, Connecticut, died John Lenwood ‘Jackie’ McLean, an American jazz alto saxophonist. Digest Tracklist : Round Midnight (2004) (1/2) . Round Midnight (2004) (2/2) . w/ Roy Hargrove – tribute to Charlie Parker (1992) . w/ Miles Davis and Friends – Jean-Pierre (1991) . w/ Sadao Watanabe – Confirmation […]

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s fourth album : ‘Radio Music…

Esperanza Spalding’s ‘Radio Music Society’ is her fourth studio album released March 20, 2012 by Heads Up International. Track Listing : 1.Radio Song (Esperanza Spalding) – 06:32 . 2.Cinnamon Tree (Esperanza Spalding) – 05:36 . 3.Crowned & Kissed (Spalding, Algebra Blesset)- 04:35 . 4.Land Of The Free (Esperanza Spalding) – 01:54 . 5.Black Gold (Esperanza […]

Blue Note publishes Eliane Elias seventh album : ‘Fantasia’ (1992)

Eliane Elias ‘Fantasia’ is her seventh studio album recorded in New-York City and released in March, 1992 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) – 06:30 . 2.Wave (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 03:44 . 3.Milton Nascimento Medley: Ponta De Areia/Canção Do Sal (Salt Song) […]

Happy Birthday Eliane Elias. ‘Feli(a)z Eliane’

This day ( March 19, 1960), in São Paulo, Brazil, is born Eliane Elias, a Brazilian jazz pianist, arranger, vocalist and songwriter. Tracklist : koncert i Glassalen (2019) . w/ Steps Ahead – San Sebastian jazz (2016) . Chega de Saudade . So Danco Samba (2010) . Light My Fire (2011) . Samba Triste . […]

We remember Naná Vasconcelos. ‘Percussive’

This day (March 9, 2016), in Recife, Brazil, died Naná Vasconcelos, a Brazilian Latin jazz percussionist, vocalist and berimbau player, most notable for his works with Pat Metheny, Don Cherry, Egberto Gismonti, and Gato Barbieri. Tracklist : Pra Elas (2010) . w/ Egberto Gismonti & Hamilton de Holanda – Live in Italy (2012) . w/ […]

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, […]

Happy Birthday Danilo Perez. ‘PanaPerez’

This day (December 29, 1965), in Panama, is born Danilo Perez,   a pianist and jazz composer. Tracklist : w/ Joe Patitucci & Terry Lyne Carrington – Overjoyed (2019) . Bright Mississipi (2018) . w/ Chris Potter, Avishai Cohen, Wycliffe Gordon, Ben Street & Adam Cruz – Jazz 100 . w/ John Patitucci & Brian […]

Happy Birthday Miroslav Vitous. ‘Vitous’Virtuosity’

This day (December 6, 1947), in Prague, Czechoslovakia, is born Miroslav Vitousa Czech jazz bassist. Tracklist : My Romance (2019) . w/ Adam Pieronczyk (2018) . w/Jiří Stivín – Jazzinec (2016) . improvisation #1l (2015) . w/ Project Q – Jarasum Jazz Festival (2013) . w/ Chick Corea Trio – Rhythm A Ning . w/ […]

Motown publish Erykah Badu’s second album : ‘Mama’s Gun’…

Erykah Badu’s ‘Mama’s Gun’ feat. ‘Bag Lady’ is her second studio album rReleased on November 21, 2000 by Motown Records Track Listing : 1.Penitentiary Philosophy (Erykah Badu, James Poyser, A. K. “?Uestlove” Thompson) – 6:09 . 2.Didn’T Cha Know? (Erykah Badu, James Yancey) – 3:58 . 3.My Life (Erykah Badu, James Poyser) – 3:59 . […]

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Live-Evil’ (1971)

Miles Davis’ ‘Live-Evil’ is an album (featuring live and studio recordings) released on November 17, 1971 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Sivad (Miles Davis) – 15:16 . 2.Little Church (Hermeto Pascoal) – 03:17 . 3.Medley: Gemini , Double Image (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) – 05:56 . 4.What I Say (Miles Davis) – 21:12 . […]

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Straight Life’ with Joe Henderson, Herbie…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘Straight Life’ is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded on November 16, 1970 with Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, George Benson , Ron Carter, Jack Dejohnette and more and released in January 1971 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Straight Life (Hubbard) – 17:30 . 2.Mr. Clean (Weldon Irvine) – 13:37 . 3.Here’S That Rainy […]

Miles Davis presents his new quintet in London (1969)

November 2, 1969 – Miles Davis presents his brand new quintet – Wayne Shorter (s), Chick Corea (ep), Dave Holland (b) and Jack DeJohnette (d) – at the Ronnie Scott’s Club in London (UK). BBC television is due to film part of the set.