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Marcus Miller & Lalah Hathaway meet in Tokyo (1991)

July 30, 1991 – Marcus Miller (b), Lalah Hathaway (Voc), Joe Sample (p), Philippe Saisse (kb), Dean Brown (g), Everette Harp (s), Michael Stewart (tp), Poogie Bell (d), Steve Thornton (perc), Stacy Campbell (Voc), Jeffrey Ramsey (Voc) and Sharone Young (Voc) share the stage at Open Theater “East of Yomiuri Land” in Tokyo, Japan

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 14

Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, Tomatito, Al Di Meola, Ronny Jordan, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Micheal Hampton, Joe Satriani, Marc Ribot, John Scofield, Lee Ritenour, Frank Zappa, Steve Vai. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 280 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Carlos […]

Ella Fitzgerald records two albums : ‘Ella’ and ‘Things…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums recorded on May 26-30, 1969 and released .in 1970 by Reprise Track Listing : 1.Get Ready (Smokey Robinson) – 02:34 . 2.The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (Smokey Robinson) – 03:01 . 3.Yellow Man […]

GRP/Verve publish George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ featuring…

George Benson’s ‘Absolute Benson’ is a studio album released on May 23, 2000 by Grp/Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.The Ghetto (Al Eaton, Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Todd Shaw) – 04:56 . 2.El Barrio (George Benson, Kenny Gonzalez, Joe Henderson, Louie Vega) – 03:34 . 3.Jazzenco (Marc Antoine) – 05:48 . 4.Deeper Than You Think […]

Michael Franks begins the recording of ‘The Art of Tea’ (1975)

Michael Franks‘ ‘The Art of Tea’ is his second studio album recorded between May 22 and June 9, 1975 and released in 1976 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Nightmoves (Michael Franks) – 04:03 . 2.Eggplant (Michael Franks) – 03:34 . 3.Monkey See—Monkey Do (Michael Franks) – 03:33 . 4.St. Elmo’S Fire (Michael Franks) – 03:58 […]

Epic publish Minnie Riperton’s ‘Adventures in Paradise,’ her…

Minnie Riperton‘s ‘Adventures in Paradise’ is her third studio album with music by The Crusaders, released on May 22, 1975 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.Baby, This Love I Have (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) – 04:02 . 2.Feelin’ That Your Feelin’S Right (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) – 04:22 . 3.When It […]

Warner Bros. publish Miles Davis’ ‘Amandla,’ his third (and…

Miles Davis’ ‘Amandla’ is his third (and final) collaboration with Marcus Miller, released on May 18, 1989 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Catémbe (Marcus Miller) – 05:35 . 2.Cobra (George Duke) – 5:15 . 3.Big Time (Marcus Miller) – 05:40 . 4.Hannibal (Marcus Miller) – 05:49 . 5.Jo-Jo (Marcus Miller) – 04:51 . 6.Amandla […]

Playing Stevie Wonder

To celebrate Stevie Wonder, whose birthday is tomorrow – Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected eighteen solo instrumentalists or bands who have covered Stevie Wonder’s most famous songs. They are George Benson, Joe Sample, Dave Weckl, Jay Oliver, Jacob Collier, WDR Big Band, Robert Glasper, Martin Miller, Tom Quayle, Nathan East, SFJazz Collective, Eric […]