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Frank Sinatra finishes the recording of the ‘Nice ‘n’…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Nice ‘n’ Easy’ is an album recorded between March 1 & 3, April 13, 1960 and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Nice ‘N’ Easy (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Keith, Lew Spence) – 02:45 . 2.That Old Feeling (Lew Brown, Sammy Fain) – 03:33 . 3.How Deep Is The Ocean? (Irving […]

Frank Sinatra records the ‘Strangers in the Night’ album with…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Strangers in the Night’ is a studio album recorded on April 11 & May 16, 1966 and released the same year by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Strangers In The Night (Bert Kaempfert, Charles Singleton, Eddie Snyder) – 02:25 . 2.Summer Wind (Heinz Meier, Hans Bradtke, Johnny Mercer) – 02:53 . 3.All Or Nothing […]

Bucky Pizzarelli & John Pizzarelli release a collaborative album…

‘Generations’ by Bucky & John Pizzarelli is a father & son album released on April 10, 2007 by Arbors Records. Track Listing : 1.Fred (Neal Hefti) – 03:49 . 2.Polka Dots And Moon Beams (Johnny Burke, James Van Heusen) – 05:32 . 3.Rose Room (Art Hickman, Harry Williams) – 03:58 . 4.Midnight Sun (Sonny Burke, […]

Dizzy Gillespie records ‘Birks’ Works’ in New-York with Lee…

Dizzy Gillespie’s ‘Birks’ Works’ is an album recorded on April 7 & 8, 1957 at a New York City Studio.and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Jordu (Duke Jordan) – 04:13 . 2.Birks’ Works (Dizzy Gillespie) – 04:56 . 3.Umbrella Man (Vincent Rose, Larry Stock, James Cavanaugh) – 03:02 . 4.Autumn Leaves […]

Polydor publish Toots Thielemans’ ‘Live’ recorded in Holland…

Toots Thielemans’ ‘Live’ is an album recorded in Holland with an European rhythm section and released on April 4, 1974 by Polydor Of Holland. Track Listing : 1.Days Of Wine And Roses (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) – 06:11 . 2.Lullaby (Toots Thielemans) – 03:33 . 3.Tenor Madness (Sonny Rollins) – 07:59 . 4.Nice To Be […]

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Human Touch,’ his ninth album (1986)

Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Human Touch’ is his ninth studio album released By Columbia, on March 31, 1992, the same day than another release ‘Lucky Town’ Track Listing : 1.Human Touch (Bruce Springsteen) – 06:31 . 2.Soul Driver (Bruce Springsteen) – 04:39 . 3.57 Channels (And Nothin’ On) (Bruce Springsteen) – 02:28 . 4.Cross My Heart (Bruce […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s tenth album : ‘Quiet Nights’…

Diana Krall’s ‘Quiet Nights’ is her tenth studio album co-produced with Tommy Lipuma and released on March 31, 2009 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Where Or When (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:10 . 2.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) – 04:05 . 3.I’Ve Grown Accustomed To His Face (Frederick Loewe, Alan […]

Verve wrap up the recording of ‘Bashin’: The Unpredictable Jimmy…

‘Bashin’: The Unpredictable Jimmy Smith’ is a studio album recorded by Smith on March 26 & 28, 1962 with Oliver Nelson’s big band and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Walk On The Wild Side (Elmer Bernstein, Mack David) – 05:55 . 2.Ol’ Man River (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) – 03:56 […]

Geffen release Macy Gray’s fouth album : ‘Big’ featuring…

Macy Gray’s ‘Big’ is her fourth studio album featuring Natalie Cole, Fergie, Justin Timberlake, Will.I.Am as guests and released on March 21, 2007 by Geffen. Track Listing : 1.Finally Made Me Happy (Natalie Hinds, Teedra Moses, Cassandra O’Neil, Justin Meldal-Johnson, Victor Indrizzo) – 04:02 . 2.Shoo Be Doo (Natalie Hinds, Jared Gosselin, Phillip White, Meldal-Johnson, […]

Miles Davis wraps up the recording of the ‘Someday My Prince Will…

Miles Davis ‘Someday My Prince Will Come’ is his seventh studio album recorded on March 7, 20, 21, 1961, with among others Hank Mobley and released on December 11, 1961 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Someday My Prince Will Come (Frank Churchill, Larry Morey) – 09:02 . 2.Old Folks (Willard Robison, Dedette Lee Hill) – […]

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Come Swing with Me!’ with…

Frank Sinatra.’s ‘Come Swing with Me!’ is an album recorded (his final for Capitol Records) on March 20-22, 1961 and released the same year. Track Listing : 1.Day By Day (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn) – 02:39 . 2.Sentimental Journey (Les Brown, Ben Homer, Bud Green) – 03:26 . 3.Almost Like Being In Love […]

Freddie Hubbard records ‘The Body & the Soul’ with Eric Dolphy…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘The Body & the Soul’ is his eighth album recorded on March 11 & May 2, 1963, with among others Eric Dolphy and Wayne Shorter and released the same year by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 04:39 . 2.Carnival (Manha De Carnaval) […]

Julian ‘Cannonball’ Adderley records ‘Somethin’…

Julian ‘Cannonball’ Adderley’s ‘Somethin’ Else’ is an album recorded on March 9, 1958 with Miles Davis and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) – 10:55 . 2.Love For Sale (Cole Porter) – 07:01 . 3.Somethin’ Else (Miles Davis) – 08:15 . 4.One For […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘Way Out West’ with Ray Brown & Shelly…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘Way Out West’ is an album recorded on March 7, 1957 with Ray Brown and Shelly Manne and released the same year by Contemporary. Track Listing : 1.I’M An Old Cowhand (From The Rio Grande) (Johnny Mercer) – 05:42 . 2.Solitude (Duke Ellington) – 07:52 . 3.Come, Gone (Sonny Rollins) – 07:53 . […]

Blue Note publishes ‘New Moon Daughter,’ an album of covers by…

Cassandra Wilson’s ‘New Moon Daughter’ is a studio album by .Released on March 4, 1996 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Strange Fruit (Lewis Allan) – 05:33 . 2.Love Is Blindness (Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr.) – 04:53 . 3.Solomon Sang (Cassandra Wilson) – 05:56 . 4.Death Letter (Son House) – 04:12 […]

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Crazy and Mixed Up’ with Sir Roland Hanna,…

Sarah Vaughan’s ‘Crazy and Mixed Up’ is an album recorded on March 1 and 2 1982 and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:02 . 2.That’S All (Alan Brandt, Bob Haymes) – 04:04 . 3.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, […]

Chet Baker records ‘Chet Baker Sings and Plays’ for Pacific Jazz…

‘Chet Baker Sings and Plays’ is an album recorded on February 28 and March 7, 1955 with Bud Shank, Russ Freeman plus Strings and released the same year by Pacific Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Let’S Get Lost (Jimmy Mchugh, Frank Loesser) – 03:43 . 2.This Is Always (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 03:06 . 3.Long […]

Dinah Washington records ‘What a Diff’rence a Day Makes!’…

Dinah Washington’s ‘What a Diff’rence a Day Makes!’ is an album arranged by Belford Hendricks, recorded on February 19 and August 1959 and released the same year by Mercury. Track Listing : 1.I Remember You (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger) – 02:42 . 2.I Thought About You (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Mercer) – 02:28 . 3.That’S […]