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James Moody

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) […]

Dizzy Gillespie plays in Berlin (1980)

November 4, 1980 – Dizzy Gillespie plays with Claudio Roditti (flh), James Moody (ts), Arturo Sandoval (tp), Pablo Watkins (tb), Paquito d’Riviera (as, cl), Danilo Perez (p), Airto Moreira (perc), Flora Purim (voc) and more at the Jazzfestival in Berlin

Amy Winehouse releases her debut album : ‘Frank’ featuring…

Amy Winehouse’s ‘Frank’ is her debut studio album released on October 20, 2003 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Intro/stronger Than Me (Amy Winehouse, Salaam Remi) – 03:54 . 2.You Sent Me Flying/Cherry (Amy Winehouse, Felix Howard, Salaam Remi) – 06:50 . 3.Know You Now (Amy Winehouse, Gordon Williams, Earl “Chinna” Smith, Delroy “Chris” Cooper, Astor […]

Charles Mingus records ‘Let My Children Hear Music,’ an album for…

Charles Mingus’ ‘Let My Children Hear Music’ is an album recorded on September 23 – November 18, 1971 with a large jazz orchestra by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.The Shoes Of The Fisherman’S Wife Are Some Jiveass Slippers (Charles Mingus) – 09:34 . 2.Adagio Ma Non Troppo (Charles Mingus) – 08:22 . 3.Don’T Be Afraid, […]

On TV today, Dizzy Gillespie at BBC Jazz (1966)

August 17, 1966 – you do not miss the Dizzy Gillespie Quintet – that is Dizzy Gillespie (tp), James Moody (ts, fl), Kenny Barron (p), Christopher Wesley White (b), Rudy Collins (d) on British Television “BBC Jazz”

George Benson releases ‘Give Me The Night,’ an album produced by…

George Benson’s ‘Give Me The Night’ is an album by produced by Quincy Jones and released in August, 1980 by Qwest Records. Track listing : . 1.Love X Love (Rod Temperton) – 04:45 . 2.Off Broadway (Rod Temperton) – 05:23 . 3.Moody’s Mood (Eddie Jefferson, James Moody) – 03:24 . 4.Give Me the Night (Rod […]

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases “Guitar Man” a mostly instrumental album. Now, guitar players are great on CD, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot on a CD).So we have compiled a “Benson Strictly Guitar” video playlist featuring a […]

Cubop-A-Lula

From ‘Go Bongo’ to ‘Mama Inez 1947’, we have mixed 19 ‘Latin Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Cuban Influences‘. It has Chico O’Farrill, Charlie Parker & Machito, Candido, James Moody and many more.