George Benson whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has played guitar or sang with a myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them : Rachelle Ferrell , Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count […]
March 1, 2013 – Lee Ritenour and Dave Grusin will be at the Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival held at A3 Hall JIExpo Kemayoran in Jakarta, Indonesia.
This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer.
Alphonse Mouzon’s ‘Mind Transplant’ is his third album recorded between December 4 and 10, 1974 with Tommy Bolin & Lee Ritenour on guitar and released in 1975 By Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Mind Transplant (Alphonse Mouzon) – 04:05 . 2.Snow Bound (Alphonse Mouzon) – 03:05 . 3.Carbon Dioxide (Alphonse Mouzon) – 04:38 . 4.Ascorbic […]
Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ is their eleventh studio album co-produced with Bob Ezrin and released as a double album on November 30, 1979 by Harvest / Columbia Track Listing : 1.In The Flesh? (Roger Waters) – 03:16 . 2.The Thin Ice (Roger Waters, David Gilmour) – 02:27 . 3.Another Brick In The Wall [Part 1] […]
The Pointer Sisters’ ‘Break Out’ is their tenth (and most successful) studio album released on November 6, 1983 by Planet. Track Listing : 1.Jump (For My Love) (Marti Sharron, Stephen Mitchell, Gary Skardina) – 04:23 . 2.Automatic (Brock Walsh, Mark Goldenberg) – 04:46 . 3.Baby, Come And Get It (Barry Mann, James Ingram, Cynthia Weil) […]
Steely Dan’s ‘Aja’ is their sixth ( and their best-selling) album, released on September 23, 1977 by Abc Records. Track Listing : 1.Black Cow (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:10 . 2.Aja (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 07:57 . 3.Deacon Blues (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 07:37 . 4.Peg (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 03:57 […]
Barbra Streisand’s ‘Guilty’ is her twenty-second studio album, produced and co-written by Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees and released on September 23, 1980 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Guilty (Barry Gibb Maurice Gibb, Robin Gibb) – 04:23 . 2.Woman In Love (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb) – 03:49 . 3.Run Wild (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb) […]
‘Fourplay’ is their eponymous debut album (featuring Harvey Mason, Lee Ritenour, Nathan East & Bob James) released on September 17, 1991 by Warner Bros. Records. Track listing : 1.Bali Run (Lee Ritenour, Bob James) – 05:32 . 2.101 Eastbound (Nathan East, Marcel East) – 05:57 . 3.Foreplay (Lee Ritenour) – 05:26 . 4.Moonjogger (Bob James) […]
August 25, 2013 – Peter Erskine, Lee Ritenour and Larry Goldings will share the stage at Jazz Alley in Seattle
George Benson’s ‘Songs and Stories’ is a studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on August 25, 2009 by Concord. Track listing : 1.Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (James Taylor) – 03:48 . 2.Family Reunion (Catero Colbert, Rod Temperton) – 04:18 . 3.Show Me the Love (Steve Lukather, Marcus Miller, David Paich) – […]
Fourplay’s ‘Between the Sheets’ is their second album released on August 17, 1993 by Warner Bros. Track listing : 1.Chant (Bob James) – 06:24 . 2.Monterey (Lee Ritenour) – 06:12 . 3.Between the Sheets (Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley, O’Kelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley, Chris Jasper) – 06:45 . 4.Li’l Darlin’ (Neal Hefti) – 05:16 […]